WP_Block_Pattern_Categories_Registry::register( string $category_name, array $category_properties )

Registers a pattern category.

Parameters Parameters


(string) (Required) Pattern category name including namespace.


(array) (Required) Array containing the properties of the category: label.

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Return Return

(bool) True if the pattern was registered with success and false otherwise.

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Source Source

File: wp-includes/class-wp-block-pattern-categories-registry.php

	public function register( $category_name, $category_properties ) {
		if ( ! isset( $category_name ) || ! is_string( $category_name ) ) {
				__( 'Block pattern category name must be a string.' ),
			return false;

		$this->registered_categories[ $category_name ] = array_merge(
			array( 'name' => $category_name ),

		return true;

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Version Description
5.5.0 Introduced.

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