Replace widget title with custom title and HTML

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Adding this snippet to the functions.php will let you use a filter to replace the widget title with custom title and or html.

Code Snippet:

add_filter('widget_title', 'change_widget_title', 10, 3);
function change_widget_title($title, $instance, $wid){
return $title = str_replace('Widget Title', '<span style="color: red">Custom</span>', $title);

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  1. Greetings Kevin…is it possible to configure this to rename multiple instances of a widget that all have the same core name…using numerous ‘links’ widgets for categorization…WP 3.2.1…?

  2. Doesn’t work for me.

    1. what is your version of wordpress? are you getting an error if so what is the error you get?

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