get_linkobjectsbyname()WP 1.0.1

Deprecated from version 2.1.0. It is no longer supported and can be removed in future releases. Use get_bookmarks() instead.

Gets an array of link objects associated with category $cat_name.

$links = get_linkobjectsbyname( 'fred' );

foreach ( $links as $link ) {
	echo '<li>' . $link->link_name . '</li>';

No Hooks.




get_linkobjectsbyname( $cat_name, $orderby, $limit );
The category name to use. If no match is found, uses all.
Default: 'noname'
The order to output the links. E.g. 'id', 'name', 'url', 'description', 'rating', or 'owner'. If you start the name with an underscore, the order will be reversed. Specifying 'rand' as the order will return links in a random order.
Default: 'name'
Limit to X entries. If not specified, all entries are shown.
Default: -1



Since 1.0.1 Introduced.
Deprecated Since 2.1.0 Use get_bookmarks()

Code of get_linkobjectsbyname() WP 6.0

function get_linkobjectsbyname($cat_name = "noname" , $orderby = 'name', $limit = -1) {
	_deprecated_function( __FUNCTION__, '2.1.0', 'get_bookmarks()' );

	$cat_id = -1;
	$cat = get_term_by('name', $cat_name, 'link_category');
	if ( $cat )
		$cat_id = $cat->term_id;

	return get_linkobjects($cat_id, $orderby, $limit);