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WP_Rewrite::get_year_permastruct() public WP 1.5.0

Retrieves the year permalink structure without month and day.

Gets the date permalink structure and strips out the month and day permalink structures.

It's a method of the class: WP_Rewrite{}

No Hooks.


String/false. Year permalink structure on success, false on failure.


$WP_Rewrite = new WP_Rewrite();


Since 1.5.0 Introduced.

Code of WP_Rewrite::get_year_permastruct() WP 5.5.1

public function get_year_permastruct() {
	$structure = $this->get_date_permastruct();

	if ( empty( $structure ) ) {
		return false;

	$structure = str_replace( '%monthnum%', '', $structure );
	$structure = str_replace( '%day%', '', $structure );
	$structure = preg_replace( '#/+#', '/', $structure );

	return $structure;