The Series Meta is an information strip that shows on single posts. This a quick overview of what part the post is, a total count of the posts in the series, and the name of the series the post belongs to. You can see the Series Meta in this image below:
You can control the design of this box by going to Series > Templates > Series Meta Box in your WordPress admin area.
Showing the Series Meta with PHP #
By default, the series meta appears wherever the post that is a part of a series is displayed. The location of the output is controlled by the
If you want to manually insert the series meta template into your theme then you need to start with these steps:
- Remove the
%postcontent%token from the “Series Meta” box in the image above.
- Click the “Display” tab and make sure the “Display series meta information with posts?” checkbox is unchecked.
Here's the function you use to call the Series Meta template:
To use the Series Meta feature in your theme make sure you echo it. For example:
<?php echo wp_seriesmeta_write(); ?>)
For developers who want to dig more deeply into the code, detailed explanations are included in the