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.



The plugin can be used to migrate links 2.0 or cvs, text files data as category and products to wordpress and to function like that one. That is visitors will then be able to add/modify their links, browse by categories and search the directory. And admin can import/re-import and manage the data as prducts/category and comments.

Todo list

  • Manage products/links/category in admin page
  • internationalize the text at user’s side
  • allow member to add/modify their links/products
  • enable search from directory(products/category)
  • to have css in directory


You can install it via wordpress’ plugin interface or install manually as below:

  1. Upload wp-links2-import to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  3. Use the admin function to import data and setup its settings.


What is the text file should be looked like?

It can be any text files with fields separated as csv or similar like below, the ‘ignxx’ field will be ignored by the import:

48|computers_and_internet/software/web|||||||Web software and other relative issues||2|

33|CGI2.NET||15-Nov-2002|computers_and_internet/software/web|A web site to go.|dat|xxx|xxx|No|No|0|0|xxx|xxx|xxx|xxx||xxx|xxx

Which fields must be had

For category tables:

For links or ‘products’ like table:

The category will be matched with the ‘fullname’ of category

Contributors & Developers

“wp-links2-import” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.


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  • This is the first release