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Widget Title Links


This plugins simply adds an extra field to all widgets that lets you
add a link to the widget’s title. When the widget is displayed, the title is now clickable and links to the url you entered.

Works with all widgets!


  • Open links in new tab/window
  • Wrap entire title bar in the link. Useful when you need to make the whole title bar clickable, not just the title text.


  • Add the link in the widget edit screen
  • Widget title is now clickable in the sidebar


  1. Upload widget-title-links to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  3. Dance!


Installation Instructions
  1. Upload widget-title-links to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  3. Dance!
Can I link the widget title to current page or post?

You can use the widget_title_link filter to do that.


Simple work

Plugin not getting any updates over 3 years, it still works pretty well with my Divi! Thank you.

Works, useful

Despite this plugin not getting any updates in a couple years, it still works fairly well in my projects. Thank you.

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Contributors & Developers

“Widget Title Links” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.


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  • Avoid Undefined index PHP Notice


  • Introduced the widget_title_link filter


  • Added option to wrap entire title bar inside the link


  • Added option to open links in new window/tab


  • Fixed Fatal Error bug ( thanks @bainternet!


  • Fixed a last minute bug


  • Fixed “The plugin does not have a valid header” issue
  • Refactored the plugin onto a class
  • Uses dynamic_sidebar_params filter instead of wiget_title filter. This will hopefully make this plugin compatible with all widgets.


  • Initial release