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

wp_get_single_post( int $postid, string $mode = OBJECT )

Retrieve a single post, based on post ID.

Description Description

Has categories in ‘post_category’ property or key. Has tags in ‘tags_input’ property or key.

Parameters Parameters


(int) (Required) Post ID.


(string) (Optional) How to return result, either OBJECT, ARRAY_N, or ARRAY_A.

Default value: OBJECT

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Return Return

(WP_Post|null) Post object or array holding post contents and information

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Source Source

File: wp-includes/deprecated.php

function wp_get_single_post( $postid = 0, $mode = OBJECT ) {
	_deprecated_function( __FUNCTION__, '3.5.0', 'get_post()' );
	return get_post( $postid, $mode );

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Changelog Changelog

Version Description
3.5.0 Use get_post()
1.0.0 Introduced.

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