wp term

See reference for taxonomies and their terms.


# Create a new term.
$ wp term create category Apple --description="A type of fruit"
Success: Created category 199.

# Get details about a term.
$ wp term get category 199 --format=json --fields=term_id,name,slug,count

# Update an existing term.
$ wp term update category 15 --name=Apple
Success: Term updated.

# Get the term's URL.
$ wp term list post_tag --include=123 --field=url

# Delete post category
$ wp term delete category 15
Success: Deleted category 15.

# Recount posts assigned to each categories and tags
$ wp term recount category post_tag
Success: Updated category term count
Success: Updated post_tag term count

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Name Description
wp term create

Creates a new term.

wp term delete

Deletes an existing term.

wp term generate

Generates some terms.

wp term get

Gets details about a term.

wp term list

Lists terms in a taxonomy.

wp term meta

Adds, updates, deletes, and lists term custom fields.

wp term migrate

Migrate a term of a taxonomy to another taxonomy.

wp term recount

Recalculates number of posts assigned to each term.

wp term update

Updates an existing term.