[wp-hackers] Why always absolute paths?
otto at ottodestruct.com
Thu Apr 22 15:02:44 UTC 2010
On Thu, Apr 22, 2010 at 12:46 AM, Jon Brown <jbrown510 at gmail.com> wrote:
> Is there an equivalent to <?php bloginfo('template_directory');?> that points to the /wp-content folder? It seems to me that it would at least provide a bridge for those that need it, like me, to make moving sites between domains easier?
In PHP, you should use the content_url() function. It works like this:
That will give you "http://example.com/wp-content/temp/whatever" as the output.
There's also plugins_url, admin_url, includes_url, site_url, home_url,
network_site_url, network_home_url, network_admin_url... These all do
the same basic thing for different URLs that you might need. Several
of these are new to 3.0, but many of them have been around since 2.6
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