Some Basic But Useful WordPress Functions | PHP Tutorial for Beginners

In this tutorial for Php Tutorial for Beginners we will show you some basic but important functions of WordPress

1 – $current_category = single_cat_title(“”, false);
Display current category Title.

2 – $permalink = get_permalink( $id ); 
Returns the permalink to a post or page for use in PHP. 

3 – $cat_id = get_cat_ID( $cat_name ) ;
Retrieve the ID of a category from its name.

4 – $current_user = wp_get_current_user(); 
Retrieve the current user object.

5 – $current_user_id = get_current_user_id( ); 
Returns the ID of the current viewer if they are logged in. Returns 0 if the viewer is not logged in.

6 – $title = get_the_title();
Return the cureent post/page title.

7 – $posts = get_posts( array(‘numberposts’ => 6,’orderby’ => ‘post_date’,'order’ => ‘DESC’,'post_type’ => ‘post’,'post_status’ => ‘publish’ ) );
Get the posts from database accroding to the argument passed in it.

8 – get_header()
Add Header page to the file.

9 – bloginfo(‘home’)
Fetch the URL of your home page.

10 - the_content()
Displays the contents of the current post. This template tag must be within the loop.

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One thought on “Some Basic But Useful WordPress Functions | PHP Tutorial for Beginners

  1. can you give a tutorial on login and signup(email confirmation) as per the standards in the industry?It will be a big help…

    Thanks

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