get_metadata

SummerySummery

Retrieves metadata for the specified object.

Syntax

get_metadata( string $meta_type, int $object_id, string $meta_key = '', bool $single = false )

ParametersParameters

$meta_type

(string) (Required) Type of object metadata is for. Accepts 'post', 'comment', 'term', 'user', or any other object type with an associated meta table.

$object_id

(int) (Required) ID of the object metadata is for.

$meta_key

(string) (Optional) Metadata key. If not specified, retrieve all metadata for the specified object.

Default value: ''

$single

(bool) (Optional) If true, return only the first value of the specified meta_key. This parameter has no effect if meta_key is not specified.

Default value: false

ReturnReturn

(mixed) Single metadata value, or array of values

SourceSource

File: wp-includes/meta.php


			

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2.9.0 Introduced.
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