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WordPress: Get all terms for a post

First you need to get the available taxonomies so that you can pass them to the wp_get_object_terms function to get all of the terms / categories / tags / custom tax terms associated with a single post: $taxonomies = get_taxonomies(”,’names’); print_r($taxonomies); //optional for debugging That will likely return something like this: Array ( [category] => category [post_tag] => post_tag [nav_menu] => nav_menu [link_category] => link_category [post_format] => post_format [product_type] => product_type [product_cat] => product_cat [product_tag] => product_tag [product_shipping_class] => product_shipping_class [shop_order_status] => shop_order_status ) Next you can use the wp_get_object_terms function, passing the post’s ID(s) and the list of taxonomies to get all of the terms associated: global $post; //optional if you are inside the “loop” $terms = wp_get_object_terms($post->ID,$taxonomies); print_r($terms); //optional for debugging Array ( [0] => stdClass Object ( [term_id] => 2 [name] => Blogroll [slug] => blogroll [term_group] => 0 [term_taxonomy_id] => 2 [taxonomy] => link_category [description] => [parent] => 0 [count] => 7 ) [1] => stdClass Object ( [term_id] => 14 [name] => Lightweight [slug] => lightweight [term_group] => 0 [term_taxonomy_id] => 14 [taxonomy] => product_cat [description] => [parent] => 0 [count] => 1 ) [2] => stdClass Object ( [term_id] => 15 [name] => tag1 [slug] => tag1 [term_group] => 0 [term_taxonomy_id] => 15 [taxonomy] => product_tag [description] => [parent] => 0 [count] => 1 ) [3] => stdClass Object ( [term_id] => 5 [name] => simple [slug] => simple [term_group] => 0 [term_taxonomy_id] => 5 [taxonomy] => product_type [description] => [parent] => 0 [count] … Continue reading

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