Questions tagged [links]

Apart from the obvious meaning, `link` in the WP context also stands for a special post format. Please use the `permalink` tag for questions about the url structure of a site.

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Adding jquery and thickbox to WordPress theme

I would like to add thickbox for the template which I develop to WordPress. At this time I'm trying with a clean template that have only header.php, footer.php,index.php, and functions.php. I've ...
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Change logo url link

I'm trying to change the logo url of the site to "mywebsite.com/side2", but it is not working, can anyone tell me where is the error in the code below? add_filter( 'login_headerurl', '...
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A plugin for having rel="nofollow" in posts?

I'd like to make all the links in posts on one of my sites to be with rel="nofollow" on links inside posts. I wasn't able to find a plugin that did the job except for WP-NoExternalLinks. It also ...
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Disable image attachment links

Is there a way to disable image attachment links trought a filter in functions.php or something ? I know it's possible to do it manually when you add an image to a post but I want to disable this ...
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remove links from images using functions.php

I am looking for a way to remove the attachment link from images in the post content. I would like to add this to the functions.php in my theme. I know you can disable this in the post on a per ...
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Remove link preview in discussion dashboard

It can be sometimes bothersome when, in the Discussion (Comments) dashboard, where the admin can see a list of comments, moving the mouse over a link will cause a preview of that link. Sometimes the ...
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Add custom options to the wplink dialog

I managed to add a custom option-select for images with function attachment_field_credit( $form_fields, $post ) { $field_value = get_post_meta( $post->ID, 'first_image', true ); $...
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Count and show Clicks on external links in a single page/post

I have the following scenario I have a post that calls a table by shortcode The table contains links to outside hosts (MediaFire, Dropbox..etc) I want to track how many times all the links from that ...
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How can I store page ID in a post instead of other selected permalink?

We're using Wordpress as a knowledge base. We just left mediawiki and jekyll for Github pages and reduced the amount of different systems from four to just one. One Wordpress installation for blogging ...
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Add a class to links in the visual editor (how to get old dialog back)

New: Old: In short, i want a list of some classes inside the add link dialog. Because this was default there might be a easy way to get it back like this? Long: I like to have the ability to add ...
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How can I link to the most recent post in a category?

How can I create a link to a category--to it's most current/recent post? I want to display the actual post. I do not want to display the category with one post listing in it.I'm going to be really ...
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How to display page title+link of page created by user

I want to check if user is logged in and if have created a page. If so, option 1 is shown. This all works fine. But how to display page title+link of page created by that user between {page title ...
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Uploading Images in the Link Manager

In /wordpress/wp-admin/link-add.php there is the possibility to add an image to a link, but it belongs to the category "Advanced" and is really a little too advanced for an average user, which needs ...
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Is it possible to add a first and latest posts link?

I'm using the following code to show one post in a page (Blog pages show at most is set to 1 post): <?php /** * Template Name: Front Page * @package WordPress * @subpackage Prominent * @since ...
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Getting archive pages in WP's AJAX internal link finder?

I often need to link to custom taxonomy term archive pages and would love to be able to do so through the AJAX internal link navigator added to the visual editor in 3.1. Is there any way to get this ...
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Linking a PDF as a downloadable document

How do I add a link to a PDF in the content, so that it downloads rather than opens in the browser windows? (I've uploaded the PDF to the media library and can insert the link but can't find an ...
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Is there any way to set default for "Insert/Edit Link" to "Open link in new window"?

I almost always select "Open link in new window" when creating an URL/HREF. Is there any way to default this choice. Even if it requires a small source code change, I think it would be worthwhile (...
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How do I check if I linked to a post before I delete it?

If I want to "safely" delete a post. I want to make sure that no link exists (within my blog) to "to-be-deleted" post. How do I do that?
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How to use wpLink without editor?

I would like to create theme option to add a link. Loading these scripts and triggering the dialog works fine if wp editor is present. wp_enqueue_script('wplink'); wp_enqueue_script('wpdialogs'); ...
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Redirecting to old domain after migration

I have moved one of my website to a new domain, below is what i did. Backed up database Uploaded all the files to the new server. Imported sql into new server via phpmyadmin Now i have used this ...
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Get the prev / next page links only (not title, <a> etc)

I currently use the following method to get a prev / next blog page link: <?php previous_post_link( '%link', '%title' ); ?> However this includes the outer element, name etc, I want just the ...
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Add delete, approve, spam Links to Comments

Anyone know how to add quick comment moderation links for users who have permission to add/edit posts and comments? (Upprove / Unappove / Edit / Spam / Trash ). Note: in my comments.php I call the ...
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Get parent page url to show up when it is in child pages

I would like to ask that, how to get the link back to parent page when i'm in the child pages? I would rather to use a proper link instead of <a href="javascript:history.back()">Go Back</a>...
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Add CSS Class to Link in TinyMCE editor

In searching for a solution, I've come across the plugin to enable a dropdown of CSS styles already present within a stylesheet. What I want is to allow the editor to add CSS Classes from a textbox. ...
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Modify links when inserted by WYSIWYG editor

Is there any possibility to hook into the editor of WordPress so that if a link to an internal content is inserted via the WYSIWYG editor the post id of that linked post is added as a data attribute ...
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Can't add a class to links in the visual editor since WP 3.1?

Did this feature chang in 3.1? I recall that I could change the class of the link in the thickbox popup.
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how to grab first link in post... and of course call it

I have been trying to get the answer to this for ages now and wondered if anyone here could help. I would like to 'grab' the first link in a post and attach it to a button/image. I have tried the ...
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How to auto-approve internal pingbacks?

Whenever I write a post on my blog and link to a previous post, that pingback shows up as a comment needing to be approved. I am running Disqus, but this was happening even pre-use of that plugin. ...
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root-relative links for multiple parked domains

I have five domains pointing to the same server/wp installation. the domain names are important and my visitors need to be able to stay on their preferred domain as they surf through my site. how do ...
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Category links suddenly started giving 404 errors

My Wordpress blog suddenly seems to have started giving me 404 errors when accessing category pages. For example, http://blog.rtwilson.com/category/tok-related/. Interestingly, this doesn't happen for ...
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How can I get a different image size, if all I have is the link?

For various reasons, I can't use Wordpress' built-in Thumbnail functionality. What I want to do instead is to use the first image in the post as the thumbnail. Here's what I found in the codex: Show ...
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How to remove link from an image in a post?

When image is being added in a post it is being wrapped with a <a href></a> I want to know which class controls this segment and where I can find a decent doc for this kind of problems ...
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How to get current page menu item name instead of full menu item list

I would like to build a menu structure where you can only see the menu item of the current page like on this web site http://www.bigspaceship.com/services/ I search around and I have the following ...
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Get link value only from the_content()?

I have my news in posts and I am trying to display the two latest news articles (posts) on my main page. I've got that solved by getting the title using the_title() and getting a little bit of the ...
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Load post content into div with ajax

I'm currently using <!––nextpage––> to split my content into multiple pages. This is what my example post content looks like: <a href="http://linktopage.com/2/"><img src="blah1.jpg" ...
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How to splice in wp_links links into the loop?

I want to create a loop where 2 or 3 items from my blogroll are spliced in like this: <loop> <post1> <post2> <blogroll1> <post3> <blogroll3> ...
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How to Get Next or Previous Post in a Specific Tag?

I'm trying to create links to the next and previous posts within a specific tag (on the post page itself), but I can't seem to find a plugin or source that does this. I want to be able to something ...
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Insert Media - Attachment - Link to : Remove the "attachment page" option

I want to remove the attachment page option from the attachment's link-to selection. I don't always want to tell my clients to avoid selecting this option, I simply want to take it out. But I am not ...
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Get current users post URL?

I've been trawling through forums but can't find a solution to this. If anyone can help, it would be greatly appreciated! I'm trying to display a link to current users author page (all users have ...
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How to attach Links into page/post or custom post type?

I need to create or use an existing 3rd party plugin to attach any links (one or more) to a page, post or post-type from the WP link manager: http://example.com/wp-admin/link-manager.php I need a ...
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How to pre-fill Google Forms URLs with logged-in WordPress user's data

We need to have our logged-in users' data (username , Email , First Name , Last Name) pre-fill the links to Google Forms existing on our site. Why? We have Google Forms spread out on our site that ...
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Do I need to use the esc_html() function on hard coded links?

I understand when using certain WP functions like site_url(); you should escape these with the esc_html(); function in the following manner: <?php esc_html(site_url()) ?> My question is, if I ...
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How to show Disqus comments and pingbacks?

I use disqus to handle comments on my blog. I also like to have pingbacks from various posts back and forth to each other (and from outside sources. However, I noticed today that while the comment ...
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Change website URL without breaking links or images? WP 3.3

I am using Wordpress 3.3.2. Currently I am working on a website in a dev folder on my domain, dev.domain.com. Upon creating pages and blog posts, it just occurred to me that when I move the WP ...
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Conditional Display of Links in Widgets

I want the links widget in my sidebar to display links based on the page the user is on. For example, if the user is on the home page I want it to display link1, link2 and link3. But if the user goes ...
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widget to output a link to archive view

REVISED POST I am trying to go a different route as the suggested answer to this post didn't work for me. I am using child theme where I added nav widget with custom menu 'archive' containing only ...
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Website bookmarks as a custom post type

Let me first explain what I am wanting to do... I am wanting to add all my hundreds of website bookmarks that I have now in my browser, into wordpress for the following reasons. Can search my ...
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Navigation link to specific user page

I asked this question and got a great reply - Associate Page with User - so I can now associate a post with a specific user as required. What I want to do is include in the main site navigation a ...
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Wraping $content into link with shortcodes

I'm working with shortcodes in WordPress and I struggle with one problem. I'm trying to wrap my $content into tags, but it doesn't work properly. So here is my shortcode function: <?php ...
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Why is there /index.php/ in all my links? How do I remove it?

I recently realized that my rss feed is not working, because a plugin was assuming it's under mydomain.com/feed But it isn't. I get an 404 error. I figured out that instead my feed is under ...
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