Check for mobile and redirect

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So today I needed to send users on mobile devices to an external URL. That’s easy enough, but the client needed users headed to a different external URL if they were headed to one particular section of the site. In the code below, I use wp_is_mobile to test the browser; if true, then I check the page they’ve requested. If it’s that page or any of that page’s children, they’re redirected to one URL. If it’s mobile but not that page, they’re redirected to a different URL. Works perfectly!

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Dave Kuhar

Dave runs Transmit Studio, a media creation lab in San José. He's built more websites with WordPress than he can remember. He likes hearing himself talk and writing about himself in third person.

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