Customize External Links and add Icon

Descripcion

This plugin adds and removes link relations such as nofollow and noreferrer to your external links. Furthermore, indication of external links by adding a custom icon to the link text. This plugin also adds automatically that external links will be opended in an new tab.

  • Add rel=nofollow for all the external links of your posts / pages / menus
  • Add target=_blank for all the external links of your posts / pages / menus
  • Exclude domains from addding rel=nofollow for the selected external links
  • Remove rel=noreferrer for all the external links of your posts / pages
  • Activate custom icon to indicate external links
  • Choose from different icons to mark links
  • Superscript Icon or regular size
  • Add custom CSS class to icon

The plugin is written by Janine of Blapps.eu, and is based on CyberNetikz Nofollow for external links plugin.

Installacion

From your WordPress dashboard

  1. Visit ‘Plugins > Add New’.
  2. Search for ‘Customize External Links’.
  3. Activate Customize External Links from your Plugins page.

From WordPress.org

  1. Download Customize External Links plugin.
  2. Upload the ‘customize-external-links’ directory to your ‘/wp-content/plugins/’ directory, using your favorite method (ftp, sftp, scp, etc…)
  3. Activate Customize External Links from your Plugins page.

Once Activated

  1. Visit WordPress dashboard sidebar in ‘Settings > Customize External Links’.
  2. Customize settings based on your needs.

FAQ

Can I exclude domain not to add ‘rel=nofollow’?

Yes, excluding certain domain names is possible. Please go to WordPress ‘Admin Panel > Settings > Customize External Links’ and enter domains.

Does this plugin work for custom post types?

Yes, custom post types are supported.

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Contributors & Developers

“Customize External Links and add Icon” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

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Changelog

1.4

minor css adjustments

1.3

Tested with WordPress WordPress 5.3

1.2

Minor bug fixes

1.1

Minor bug fixes

1.0

Initial release