function is_sticky( $post_id = 0 ) {}

Check if post is sticky.
Sticky posts should remain at the top of The Loop. If the post ID is not given, then The Loop ID for the current post will be used.


  • int $post_id: Optional. Post ID.

Return values

returns:Whether post is sticky.

Source code

function is_sticky( $post_id = 0 ) {

	$post_id = absint( $post_id );

	if ( ! $post_id )

		$post_id = get_the_ID();

	$stickies = get_option( 'sticky_posts' );

	if ( ! is_array( $stickies ) )

		return false;

	if ( in_array( $post_id, $stickies ) )

		return true;

	return false;



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