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get_edit_post_link ›

Since2.3.0
Deprecatedn/a
get_edit_post_link ( $id = 0, $context = 'display' )
Parameters: (2)
  • (int|WP_Post) $id Optional. Post ID or post object. Default is the global `$post`.
    Required: No
    Default:
  • (string) $context Optional. How to output the '&' character. Default '&'.
    Required: No
    Default: 'display'
Returns:
  • (string|null) The edit post link for the given post. null if the post type is invalid or does not allow an editing UI.
Defined at:
Codex:

Retrieves the edit post link for post.

Can be used within the WordPress loop or outside of it. Can be used with pages, posts, attachments, and revisions.



Source

function get_edit_post_link( $id = 0, $context = 'display' ) {
	if ( ! $post = get_post( $id ) ) {
		return;
	}

	if ( 'revision' === $post->post_type ) {
		$action = '';
	} elseif ( 'display' == $context ) {
		$action = '&action=edit';
	} else {
		$action = '&action=edit';
	}

	$post_type_object = get_post_type_object( $post->post_type );
	if ( ! $post_type_object ) {
		return;
	}

	if ( ! current_user_can( 'edit_post', $post->ID ) ) {
		return;
	}

	if ( $post_type_object->_edit_link ) {
		$link = admin_url( sprintf( $post_type_object->_edit_link . $action, $post->ID ) );
	} else {
		$link = '';
	}

	/**
	 * Filters the post edit link.
	 *
	 * @since 2.3.0
	 *
	 * @param string $link    The edit link.
	 * @param int    $post_id Post ID.
	 * @param string $context The link context. If set to 'display' then ampersands
	 *                        are encoded.
	 */
	return apply_filters( 'get_edit_post_link', $link, $post->ID, $context );
}