Quick Tip: Make Safari Open Links in New Tab

If remembering to command click to open a link in a new tab in Safari gets you like it gets me, a browsing session in Safari can quickly end up with many open windows. The latest Safari update exposes a hidden preference which can be modified using a Terminal command to force Safari to open links with a target of “_blank” in a new window.  Simply open terminal and type in the following command.

defaults write TargetedClicksCreateTabs -bool true