[wp-hackers] Term Meta - Trac'd already?
dan at sproutventure.com
Wed Jul 13 21:07:18 UTC 2011
> > Yeah, this isn't going to work for the theme users though; I forgot to
> > mention this is a "premium" theme so there's a ton of users using this
> > functionality and to tell they need to add conditional templates and CSS
> > wont work.
> > What I did was built a UI on the term edit screen with colorpickers and
> > background image uploaders.
> Okay then, so you use a generic taxonomy.php file in the theme. This
> will be used for all taxonomy archives.
> Then, in that file, you can do this to get the term and the taxonomy:
> $object = get_queried_object();
> $taxonomy = $object->taxonomy;
> $term = $object->slug;
> Your users don't need to know how it works, nor would they need to
> edit CSS and such. That's a matter of implementation details, not a
> matter of UI.
Thanks but I already know the basics of getting the current term object, I
do that now to get the meta for some action hooks. Maybe I'm not explaining
the feature it's implementation well enough; would thinking about the
background picker in 2010 for each term be better? Each site owner has
different locations that they create and has their own preference for colors
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