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get_links_list() WP 1.0.1

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

Output entire list of links by category.

Output a list of all links, listed by category, using the settings in $wpdb->linkcategories and output it as a nested HTML unordered list.

  • See: wp_list_bookmarks()
Hooks in function
Return

Nothing (null).

Usage

get_links_list( $order );
$order(string)
Sort link categories by 'name' or 'id'
Default: 'name'

Code of get links list: wp-includes/deprecated.php WP 5.2.2

<?php
function get_links_list($order = 'name') {
	_deprecated_function( __FUNCTION__, '2.1.0', 'wp_list_bookmarks()' );

	$order = strtolower($order);

	// Handle link category sorting
	$direction = 'ASC';
	if ( '_' == substr($order,0,1) ) {
		$direction = 'DESC';
		$order = substr($order,1);
	}

	if ( !isset($direction) )
		$direction = '';

	$cats = get_categories(array('type' => 'link', 'orderby' => $order, 'order' => $direction, 'hierarchical' => 0));

	// Display each category
	if ( $cats ) {
		foreach ( (array) $cats as $cat ) {
			// Handle each category.

			// Display the category name
			echo '  <li id="linkcat-' . $cat->term_id . '" class="linkcat"><h2>' . apply_filters('link_category', $cat->name ) . "</h2>\n\t<ul>\n";
			// Call get_links() with all the appropriate params
			get_links($cat->term_id, '<li>', "</li>", "\n", true, 'name', false);

			// Close the last category
			echo "\n\t</ul>\n</li>\n";
		}
	}
}