Warning: This function has been deprecated. Use get_bookmarks() instead.

get_linkobjectsbyname( string $cat_name = "noname", string $orderby = 'name', int $limit = -1 ): array

Gets an array of link objects associated with category $cat_name.


$links = get_linkobjectsbyname( ‘fred’ ); foreach ( $links as $link ) { echo ‘

  • ‘ . $link->link_name . ‘
  • ‘; }

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    $cat_name string Optional
    The category name to use. If no match is found, uses all.
    Default 'noname'.

    Default: "noname"

    $orderby string Optional
    The order to output the links. E.g. 'id', 'name', 'url', 'description', 'rating', or 'owner'. Default 'name'.
    If you start the name with an underscore, the order will be reversed.
    Specifying 'rand' as the order will return links in a random order.

    Default: 'name'

    $limit int Optional
    Limit to X entries. If not specified, all entries are shown.

    Default: -1

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    File: wp-includes/deprecated.php. View all references

    function get_linkobjectsbyname($cat_name = "noname" , $orderby = 'name', $limit = -1) {
    	_deprecated_function( __FUNCTION__, '2.1.0', 'get_bookmarks()' );
    	$cat_id = -1;
    	$cat = get_term_by('name', $cat_name, 'link_category');
    	if ( $cat )
    		$cat_id = $cat->term_id;
    	return get_linkobjects($cat_id, $orderby, $limit);

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    Version Description
    2.1.0 Use get_bookmarks()
    1.0.1 Introduced.

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