Summery Summery

Updates the comment count for post(s).

Syntax Syntax

wp_update_comment_count( int|null $post_id, bool $do_deferred = false )

Description Description

When $do_deferred is false (is by default) and the comments have been set to be deferred, the post_id will be added to a queue, which will be updated at a later date and only updated once per post ID.

If the comments have not be set up to be deferred, then the post will be updated. When $do_deferred is set to true, then all previous deferred post IDs will be updated along with the current $post_id.

Parameters Parameters


(int|null) (Required) Post ID.


(bool) (Optional) Whether to process previously deferred post comment counts.

Default value: false

Return Return

(bool|void) True on success, false on failure or if post with ID does not exist.

Source Source

File: wp-includes/comment.php



Changelog Changelog

Version Description
2.1.0 Introduced.

See also See also


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