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WordPress. How to add tags to custom post types

Elina Webb November 30, 2013
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This tutorial shows how to add tags to custom post types (for example, ‘Our team‘ ) in WordPress.

WordPress. How to add tags to custom post types

  1. Log into WordPress Admin Panel.

  2. Go to Appearance > Editor, select the active theme (themeXXXXX) and open theme-init.php file under this theme files list:


    Search for this code – my_post_type_team:


  3. After team post registration:

    register_post_type( ‘team’, array( … )); add this code:

        			'hierarchical'  => false, 
        			'label'         => __( 'Tags', CURRENT_THEME ), 
        			'singular_name' => __( 'Tag', CURRENT_THEME ), 
        			'rewrite'       => true, 
        			'query_var'     => true 


  4. Click to ‘Update File‘ button.

  5. Go to ‘Our Team‘ page, and check the posts there. You will see the Tags section:


Feel free to check the detailed video tutorial below:

WordPress. How to add tags to custom post types

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