This plugin hasn’t been updated in over 2 years. It may no longer be maintained or supported and may have compatibility issues when used with more recent versions of WordPress.

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!

The Semiologic forum is the best place to report issues. Please note, however, that while community members and I do our best to answer all queries, we’re assisting you on a voluntary basis.

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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

Translate “Autolink URI” into your language.

Interested in development?

Browse the code, check out the SVN repository, or subscribe to the development log by RSS.

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