Auto Add Tags

Find existing tags in your new post content. If found, automatically add those tags to the post whenever you save the post.

In additions, due to the popularity of hashtag sign, if you put the symbol “#” (hashtag) in front of any word in your post content, this plugin will automatically add those words as tags of that post when saved.


  1. Upload auto-add-tags.php to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  3. That’s it.

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7 Responses to Auto Add Tags

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  2. behnam says:

    HI, does this plugin support Persian language (Farsi) ?

    • narin1975 says:

      I am not too sure about this because I have limited knowledge about the Persian language, but I suppose it should work as well.

  3. Morris says:

    I’m trying to remove a few tags that are in the post, but not the main idea, but they keep tagging when I save. Any work around for this? Thanks.

    • narin1975 says:

      the words might be hidden somewhere. what are the example of those words? Are they html keywords?

      • Morris says:

        Thanks for your reply. I don’t think they are. I’m just writing straight into the visual editor. One of the tags that came up was a combination of letters and numbers. I’m not sure where it came from.

        I tried removing they tags and re-saving, but they just auto tag again. Is there another way to remove them from the tag list?


  4. Adil says:

    When I want to post a thread, it takes a long time (about 60 seconds) with your plugin, and If I disable the plugin, it will take about 10 seconds.

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