How to open wordpress external links in a popup

WordPress automatic plugin can automatically post from various sources with link back to the source. By default the added source link is a regular link that will redirect the visitor to the original page

To open the original page in a popup we will need a lightbox plugin installed and adapting links so it loads in the pop-up

A tested compatible Lightbox plugin is named “Responsive Lightbox” and can be downloaded from here

After you have downloaded and installed the plugin, modify the campaign template so the link has these two tags

 rel="lightbox" data-lightbox-type="iframe"


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