WordPress creates link/page for every media files. Sometimes it’s very bad for website owner. Because Search Engine like Google, Yahoo, Bing etc are index Media Attachment Page. It’s very disturbing for a visitor. In this post I’ll show you How To Disable Image Attachment in WordPress. Now I’m showing you 2 method for Disabling Image Attachment.
You need to install Yoast SEO Plugins. I think you can install WP Plugins. 🙂 After Install & activated go SEO => Advanced, here you will see a tab called Permalinks. Under, permalinks you will see “Redirect attachment URLs to parent post URL.” Just enable it. It’s very simple, isn’t it?
Now I’ll show you another method for Disabling Image Attachment.
<?php wp_redirect(get_permalink($post->post_parent)); ?>
Create a new file called image.php on theme folder. Copy above text to image.php if your theme has image.php file then you need to edit the file instead of create a new one.
I hope this blog post will help you to Disable Image Attachment in WordPress Pages Using Plugin/Manually. Feel free to ask any question by just leaving a comment. 🙂