Installation is the same as most plugins, and if you’ve used widgets before you’ll know what to do. Please contact me if you’re having difficulty or you think something is broken. Here’s a step-by-step:
- Download the Affiliate Cloaker Plugin and extract link_cloaker.php
- Copy the file into your wp-content/plugins/ folder
- Go to the Plugins menu in WordPress and activate the Affiliate Cloaker plugin
Using the Affiliate Cloaker plugin
When you’re writing a post you’ll see additional options below the posting window. Click the “Cloaked?” checkbox and fill in the URL field with the destination URL (your affiliate link.) If you want to stop cloaking, just uncheck the box.