How To Disable Auto Tag Suggestions In WordPress?

By default WordPress automatically shows you tag suggestions at the time you type tags for your blog posts but sometimes this become very irritating, specially if you have a large number of tags in your WordPress site. This tutorial explains you an easy way for turning of automatic tag suggestions in tags metabox present in add new & edit post pages.

How To Disable Auto Tag Suggestions In WordPress?

How To Do this? All you have to do is install and activate the new WordPress plugin called Disable Auto Tag Suggestion and you are done.

OR Alternatively, you can also do this simply by adding the following hack in your theme’s function.php file.

add_action( 'init', 'disable_auto_tag_suggestion' );
function disable_auto_tag_suggestion() {
    wp_deregister_script( 'suggest' );
}

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