pre_insert_term

Filters a term before it is sanitized and inserted into the database.

Description

apply_filters( 'pre_insert_term', (string) $term, (string) $taxonomy ); 

Parameters (2)

0. $term (string)
The term to add or update.
1. $taxonomy (string)
Taxonomy slug.

Usage

To run the hook, copy the example below.
  1. $term = apply_filters( 'pre_insert_term', $term, $taxonomy ); 
  2.  
  3. if ( !empty( $term ) ) { 
  4.  
  5. // everything has led up to this point... 
  6.  
  7.  
The following example is for adding a hook callback.
  1. // define the pre_insert_term callback 
  2. function filter_pre_insert_term( $term, $taxonomy ) { 
  3. // make filter magic happen here... 
  4. return $term
  5. }; 
  6.  
  7. // add the filter 
  8. add_filter( 'pre_insert_term', 'filter_pre_insert_term', 10, 2 ); 
To remove a hook callback, use the example below.
  1. // remove the filter 
  2. remove_filter( 'pre_insert_term', 'filter_pre_insert_term', 10, 2 ); 

Defined (1)

The filter is defined in the following location(s).

/wp-includes/taxonomy.php  
  1. $term = apply_filters( 'pre_insert_term', $term, $taxonomy );