Another WordPress thingy to drive me crazy! I try to put an amazon affiliate link in a post and it seems to work, but then as soon as I switch back the the Visual editor the link disappears!
As with many WordPress things:
- There’s probably a reason beyond my comprehension why this “bug” is actually a feature
- There’s all sorts of solutions posted by people with such high levels of technical expertise that I can’t understand how to implement their “obvious” solution
- The fix is actually simple (I think)
NOTE: Watch the video below to understand the danger of the word “simple” — then read the rest of the post for what I did to make it work.
FYI – I’m a huge fan of Jeri Ellsworth!