function is_post_type_hierarchical( $post_type ) {}

Whether the post type is hierarchical.
A false return value might also mean that the post type does not exist.


  • string $post_type: Post type name

Return values

returns:Whether post type is hierarchical.

Source code

function is_post_type_hierarchical( $post_type ) {

	if ( ! post_type_exists( $post_type ) )

		return false;

	$post_type = get_post_type_object( $post_type );

	return $post_type->hierarchical;



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