Autolink URI

Description

This plugin’s functionality has been merged into the External Links plugin.
As a result this plugin is now deprecated. No further development will occur on it.

The Autolink URI plugin for WordPress automatically converts urls to hyperlinked urls in post/page content, excerpts and text widgets.

Before:

www.semiologic.com

After:

www.semiologic.com

Help Me!

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Installation

  1. Upload the plugin folder to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress

Contributors & Developers

“Autolink URI” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

Contributors

Changelog

2.7.1

  • Retired/deprecated

2.7

  • WP 4.0 compat

2.6

  • Revamped the path, query string and anchor detection. Some valid characters like $ + ( ) ! were being missed. (props Weston Technologies)

2.5

  • Code refactoring
  • WP 3.9 compat

2.4

  • Urls found in and

<

pre> tags are now ignored.

2.3.1

  • WP 3.8 compat

2.3

  • urls in text widgets are now converted.
  • WP 3.7 compat

2.2

  • Don’t change email addresses in HTML5 email placeholder attribute (props vickifarmer)
  • WP 3.6 compat
  • PHP 5.4 compat

2.1

  • Added support for port numbers in url
  • Fix localhost urls

2.0.4

  • Allow colons (:) in url matching

2.0.3

  • Don’t check inside of quotes. Some shortcodes have urls as parameters

2.0.2

  • Avoid auto-linking background attributes

2.0.1

  • Also catch urls with a parameter and no trailing slash

2.0

  • Enhance escape/unescape methods
  • Localization
  • Code enhancements and optimizations