Remove Title Attribute From wp_list_categories

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Do you want to remove the title=”” attribute from your anchor tags? While there’s probably a plugin for this, we have created a quick code snippet that you can use to remove title attribute from wp_list_categories in WordPress.


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

function replace_wps_title_att($output) {
	$output = preg_replace('` title="(.+)"`', '', $output); 
        return $output;

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.

If you liked this code snippet, please consider checking out our other articles on the site like: How to set up Google Analytics eCommerce tracking for WooCommerce and 9 best WordPress events plugins.

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