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.

WordPress Hide Referer


Hide Referer for WordPress removes the referer (referrer) from all external links on your blog. It does this by converting all outgoing
links on your blog using the service and effectively hides your site as origin of the referred link.

For example, Hide Referer for WordPress will convert an external link to, to


  1. Install WordPress Hide Referer either via the plugin directory, or by uploading the files to your server.
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  3. All your external links are un-refered


Is this free?

Yes, this plugin and the service are free to use.

Contributors & Developers

“WordPress Hide Referer” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.




  • Initial release