Open All Links in New Windows, WordPress add target blank in all a html elements

 In Functions, Themes

Open All Links in New Windows, WordPress add target blank in all

<a>

html elements.

I am personally not a fan of opening links in new windows – I think it should be left for the user to decide, as I explained in this post. But I’m not one to judge, so if you want to do it, use this simple code snippet on your WordPress theme’s functions.php file.

 
WordPress code snippet:

function ns_autoblank($text) {
	$return = str_replace('<a', '<a target="_blank"', $text);
	return $return;
}
add_filter('the_content', 'ns_autoblank');

 

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