do_action( "save_post_{$post->post_type}", int $post_ID, WP_Post $post, bool $update )

Fires once a post has been saved.

Description Description

The dynamic portion of the hook name, $post->post_type, refers to the post type slug.

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Parameters Parameters


(int) Post ID.


(WP_Post) Post object.


(bool) Whether this is an existing post being updated or not.

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Source Source

File: wp-includes/post.php

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Version Description
3.7.0 Introduced.

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User Contributed Notes User Contributed Notes

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    Contributed by Andrew Dixon

    The hook also fires when clicking on the “Add New” option for the custom post type, as it creates the draft in the DB, and when calling the wp_update_post function as well.

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