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get_linkobjectsbyname ›

Since1.0.1
Deprecated2.1.0
get_linkobjectsbyname ( $cat_name = "noname", $orderby = 'name', $limit = -1 )
Parameters: (3)
  • (string) $cat_name Optional. The category name to use. If no match is found, uses all. Default 'noname'.
    Required: No
    Default: "noname"
  • (string) $orderby Optional. The order to output the links. E.g. 'id', 'name', 'url', 'description', 'rating', or 'owner'. Default 'name'. If you start the name with an underscore, the order will be reversed. Specifying 'rand' as the order will return links in a random order.
    Required: No
    Default: 'name'
  • (int) $limit Optional. Limit to X entries. If not specified, all entries are shown. Default -1.
    Required: No
    Default: -1
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Returns:
  • (array)
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Codex:

Gets an array of link objects associated with category $cat_name.

$links = get_linkobjectsbyname( 'fred' ); foreach ( $links as $link ) { echo '<li>' . $link->link_name . '</li>'; }


Source

function get_linkobjectsbyname($cat_name = "noname" , $orderby = 'name', $limit = -1) {
	_deprecated_function( __FUNCTION__, '2.1.0', 'get_bookmarks()' );

	$cat_id = -1;
	$cat = get_term_by('name', $cat_name, 'link_category');
	if ( $cat )
		$cat_id = $cat->term_id;

	return get_linkobjects($cat_id, $orderby, $limit);
}