How to Display Total Number of Blogroll Bookmarks in WordPress

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Are you looking for a way to display total number of blogroll bookmarks? While there’s probably a plugin for this, we have created a quick code snippet that you can use to show number of blogroll bookmarks in WordPress.


All you have to do is add this code to your theme’s index.php file:

<?php $numlinks = $wpdb->get_var("SELECT COUNT(*) FROM $wpdb->links WHERE link_visible = 'Y'");
if (0 < $numlinks) $numlinks = number_format($numlinks); ?>

          echo $numlinks; 

Note: If this is your first time adding code snippets in WordPress, then please refer to our guide on how to properly add code snippets in WordPress, so you don’t accidentally break your site.

If you liked this code snippet, please consider checking out our other articles on the site like: 11 best WordPress quiz plugins to boost user engagement and how to set up author tracking in WordPress with Google Analytics.

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  1. Thanks for this, definitely pointing me in the right direction for what I am brewing up. 

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