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get_previous_post_link ( $format = '« %link', $link = '%title', $in_same_term = false, $excluded_terms = '', $taxonomy = 'category' )
Parameters: (5)
  • (string) $format Optional. Link anchor format. Default '« %link'.
    Required: No
    Default: '« %link'
  • (string) $link Optional. Link permalink format. Default '%title'.
    Required: No
    Default: '%title'
  • (bool) $in_same_term Optional. Whether link should be in a same taxonomy term. Default false.
    Required: No
    Default: false
  • (int[]|string) $excluded_terms Optional. Array or comma-separated list of excluded term IDs. Default empty.
    Required: No
    Default: (empty)
  • (string) $taxonomy Optional. Taxonomy, if $in_same_term is true. Default 'category'.
    Required: No
    Default: 'category'
  • (string) The link URL of the previous post in relation to the current post.
Defined at:

Retrieves the previous post link that is adjacent to the current post.


function get_previous_post_link( $format = '« %link', $link = '%title', $in_same_term = false, $excluded_terms = '', $taxonomy = 'category' ) {
	return get_adjacent_post_link( $format, $link, $in_same_term, $excluded_terms, true, $taxonomy );