How to Customize the Plugin Action Link in WordPress

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Do you want to customize the plugin action links? Plugin action links such as Deactivate, Edit, etc. are shown on the plugin entry in your WordPress plugin page. With our snippet, you can customize the plugin action link and help users navigate to the admin section of your plugin.


All you have to do is add this code to your theme’s functions.php file or in a site-specific plugin:

add_action( 'plugin_action_links' , 'customActionLink');
function customActionLink($content){
 return array($content['myLink'] = 'Your',$content['deactivate'] = 'Mother',$content['edit'] = 'is a',$content['f'] = 'Plugin!');

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

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