JS - Replacing URL text into clickable link

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added Dec 6, 2020 in Javascript by lcjr First Warrant Officer (9,190 points)
$(document).ready(function() {
	$('.qa-q-view-extra').each(function(){
 		var str = $(this).html();
		// Set the regex string
		var regex = /(https?:\/\/([-\w\.]+)+(:\d+)?(\/([\w\/_\.]*(\?\S+)?)?)?)/ig
		// Replace plain text links by hyperlinks
		var replaced_text = str.replace(regex, "<a href='$1' target='_blank'>$1</a>");
		// Echo link
		$(this).html(replaced_text);
	});
});

 

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