This plugin hasn’t been tested with the latest 3 major releases of WordPress. It may no longer be maintained or supported and may have compatibility issues when used with more recent versions of WordPress. Stock Ticker Link


This plugin automatically looks for ticker symbols like (AAPL) or (GOOG) and link the tickers to research pages at

To set it up, just add the plugin to your wordpress installation and activate it.

Here’s the link to our plugin homepage so that you can see how this works.


  1. Upload ‘investorguide-stock-ticker-links’ folder to the ‘/wp-content/plugins/’ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  3. When you write your article, include ticker symbols in parenthesis — i.e., (AAPL) or (GOOG)
  4. When the article is published, all tickers will be linked to the research page on

Contributors & Developers

“ Stock Ticker Link” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.




  • Fixed – stop autolinking stop words in the URL


  • Fixed – access to admin page


  • Fixed – stop autolinking to words like “401(k)” and “403(b)”
  • Added ability to handle mutual fund tickers


  • Added admin interface to prevent specific ticker symbol or acronym from being linked


  • Initial release