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links_add_target ›

Since2.7.0
Deprecatedn/a
links_add_target ( $content, $target = '_blank', $tags = array('a') )
Parameters: (3)
  • (string) $content String to search for links in.
    Required: Yes
  • (string) $target The Target to add to the links.
    Required: No
    Default: '_blank'
  • (array) $tags An array of tags to apply to.
    Required: No
    Default: array('a')
Returns:
  • (string) The processed content.
Defined at:
Codex:

Adds a Target attribute to all links in passed content.

This function by default only applies to <a> tags, however this can be modified by the 3rd param.

NOTE: Any current target attributed will be stripped and replaced.



Source

function links_add_target( $content, $target = '_blank', $tags = array('a') ) {
	global $_links_add_target;
	$_links_add_target = $target;
	$tags = implode('|', (array)$tags);
	return preg_replace_callback( "!<($tags)([^>]*)>!i", '_links_add_target', $content );
}