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wp_popular_terms_checklist ›

Since2.5.0
Deprecatedn/a
wp_popular_terms_checklist ( $taxonomy, $default = 0, $number = 10, $echo = true )
Parameters: (4)
  • (string) $taxonomy Taxonomy to retrieve terms from.
    Required: Yes
  • (int) $default Not used.
    Required: No
    Default:
  • (int) $number Number of terms to retrieve. Defaults to 10.
    Required: No
    Default: 10
  • (bool) $echo Optionally output the list as well. Defaults to true.
    Required: No
    Default: true
Returns:
  • (array) List of popular term IDs.
Defined at:
Codex:

Retrieve a list of the most popular terms from the specified taxonomy.

If the $echo argument is true then the elements for a list of checkbox <input> elements labelled with the names of the selected terms is output. If the $post_ID global isn't empty then the terms associated with that post will be marked as checked.



Source

function wp_popular_terms_checklist( $taxonomy, $default = 0, $number = 10, $echo = true ) {
	$post = get_post();

	if ( $post && $post->ID ) {
		$checked_terms = wp_get_object_terms( $post->ID, $taxonomy, array( 'fields' => 'ids' ) );
	} else {
		$checked_terms = array();
	}

	$terms = get_terms(
		$taxonomy,
		array(
			'orderby'      => 'count',
			'order'        => 'DESC',
			'number'       => $number,
			'hierarchical' => false,
		)
	);

	$tax = get_taxonomy( $taxonomy );

	$popular_ids = array();
	foreach ( (array) $terms as $term ) {
		$popular_ids[] = $term->term_id;
		if ( ! $echo ) { // Hack for Ajax use.
			continue;
		}
		$id      = "popular-$taxonomy-$term->term_id";
		$checked = in_array( $term->term_id, $checked_terms ) ? 'checked="checked"' : '';
		?>

		<li id="<?php echo $id; ?>" class="popular-category">
			<label class="selectit">
				<input id="in-<?php echo $id; ?>" type="checkbox" <?php echo $checked; ?> value="<?php echo (int) $term->term_id; ?>" <?php disabled( ! current_user_can( $tax->cap->assign_terms ) ); ?> />
				<?php
				/** This filter is documented in wp-includes/category-template.php */
				echo esc_html( apply_filters( 'the_category', $term->name, '', '' ) );
				?>
			</label>
		</li>

		<?php
	}
	return $popular_ids;
}