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  • How to Add class to next and previous post_link


    I recently needed to use this for a theme I was building figured I would post the results up here for everyone. Adding this snippet to the functions.php of your wordpress theme will add a custom class to next and previous post_link.

    ( click code to copy )

    wordpress snippet : PHP

    function add_class_next_post_link($html){
        $html = str_replace('<a','<a class="next"',$html);
        return $html;
    function add_class_previous_post_link($html){
        $html = str_replace('<a','<a class="prev"',$html);
        return $html;

    ( WordPress codex functions, hooks, in this snippet. )

    post_link, add_filter, _n,
  • ARS

    wow, that’s cool! thanks man!