en WordPress.com Forums › Support can a widget link open in a new tab? Author Posts January 5, 2011 at 1:03 pm #553499 acfitnessMember i am trying to figure out how to get a link within the wp image widget to open in a new tab. is that possible? i don’t want people to be directed away from the main site when they click on it. thanks. The blog I need help with is absoluteomnibus.com. January 5, 2011 at 1:50 pm #553648 raincoasterMember Not in the prefab image widget. If you put it in a text widget and do the coding yourself, sure. January 5, 2011 at 2:10 pm #553654 allaboutbasicMember hi acfitness… Just add target=”_blank” attribute in the ‘‘. Hope it will work… Thanks January 5, 2011 at 5:48 pm #553674 acfitnessMember thanks, you were both right. i combined both of your suggestions and it works like a dream Author Posts The topic ‘can a widget link open in a new tab?’ is closed to new replies.