Installing Skimlinks on a Wordpress (self-hosted) site

Important note before you begin:

  • If your website is hosted on, you cannot use Skimlinks.
  • If you are using and self-hosting your website, Skimlinks can be installed by following the instructions below.

 1. Go to Skimlinks Setup Page and copy your Skimlinks javascript code.



2. Now log in to your Wordpress admin page and look for the sidebar option 'Appearance' > 'Editor'.



3. From this page you can configure individual pages of your Wordpress theme. Select the option to edit your ‘Theme Footer (footer.php)’ on the right hand of your screen.



4. Paste your Skimlinks javascript code right before the tag </body> and hit ‘Update File’.


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