Show External Links provides information on all external links on the site pages.
You can see the info window with the total number of links on the current page. Also, all links stand out and become visible.
If you do not see all the links on the page, check the source code. Perhaps, they are hidden.
The plugin works only for authorized users with administrative rights.
The plugin does not take into account the WordPress admin bar and the links specified in the skip-sites field.
- Information on the number of external links on the page
- Highlight external links for easy visual detection
- Exclude certain sites from checking
Log in to your WordPress dashboard, navigate to the Plugins menu and click “Add New”.
In the search field type “Show External Links” and click Search Plugins. Once you have found the plugin you can view details about it such as the point release, rating and description. You can install it by simply clicking “Install Now”.
Download the Show External Links plugin and uploading it to your server via your favorite FTP application. The WordPress codex contains instructions on how to do this here.
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Contributors & Developers
“Show External Links” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.Contributors
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Release Date: January 27, 2019
- Fixed plugin styles.
- Added support for multisite.
- Exclude any links from the admin panel.
Release Date: January 25, 2019
- Initial release.