Changing the og:url output

Last update: 07 February, 2017
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The og:url tag pulls from the permalink of the post/page. When the permalink changes so will that og:url. While this is accurate is most cases, you or your developer can use the wpseo_opengraph_url filter to customize this feature.

The most common request to change the og:url is when a site migrates to https and wants to keep their previous share counts. The following code will change all og:url output so it starts with http.

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