apply_filters( "get_{$adjacent}_post_sort", string $order_by, WP_Post $post, string $order )

Filters the ORDER BY clause in the SQL for an adjacent post query.


The dynamic portion of the hook name, $adjacent, refers to the type of adjacency, ‘next’ or ‘previous’.

Possible hook names include:

  • get_next_post_sort
  • get_previous_post_sort

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$order_by string
The ORDER BY clause in the SQL.
$post WP_Post
WP_Post object.
$order string
Sort order. 'DESC' for previous post, 'ASC' for next.

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File: wp-includes/link-template.php. View all references

$sort = apply_filters( "get_{$adjacent}_post_sort", "ORDER BY p.post_date $order LIMIT 1", $post, $order );

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Version Description
4.9.0 Added the $order parameter.
4.4.0 Added the $post parameter.
2.5.0 Introduced.

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