Summery Summery

Registers an embed handler.

Syntax Syntax

wp_embed_register_handler( string $id, string $regex, callable $callback, int $priority = 10 )

Description Description

Should probably only be used for sites that do not support oEmbed.

Parameters Parameters


(Required) An internal ID/name for the handler. Needs to be unique.


(Required) The regex that will be used to see if this handler should be used for a URL.


(Required) The callback function that will be called if the regex is matched.


(Optional) Used to specify the order in which the registered handlers will be tested.

Default value: 10

Source Source

File: wp-includes/embed.php

function wp_embed_register_handler( $id, $regex, $callback, $priority = 10 ) {
	global $wp_embed;
	$wp_embed->register_handler( $id, $regex, $callback, $priority );


Changelog Changelog

Version Description
2.9.0 Introduced.


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