sync_category_tag_slugs( WP_Term|array $term, string $taxonomy )

Synchronizes category and post tag slugs when global terms are enabled.

Description Description

Parameters Parameters


(WP_Term|array) (Required) The term.


(string) (Required) The taxonomy for $term. Should be 'category' or 'post_tag', as these are the only taxonomies which are processed by this function; anything else will be returned untouched.

Top ↑

Return Return

(WP_Term|array) Returns $term, after filtering the 'slug' field with sanitize_title() if $taxonomy is 'category' or 'post_tag'.

Top ↑

Source Source

File: wp-admin/includes/ms.php

function sync_category_tag_slugs( $term, $taxonomy ) {
	if ( global_terms_enabled() && ( $taxonomy == 'category' || $taxonomy == 'post_tag' ) ) {
		if ( is_object( $term ) ) {
			$term->slug = sanitize_title( $term->name );
		} else {
			$term['slug'] = sanitize_title( $term['name'] );
	return $term;

Top ↑

Changelog Changelog

Version Description
3.0.0 Introduced.

Top ↑

User Contributed Notes User Contributed Notes

You must log in before being able to contribute a note or feedback.