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How might I query for a tag given the slug?

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Hi @JM at Work:

Like this:

$term_slug = 'foo';
$term_object = get_term_by( 'slug', $term_slug, 'post_tag' );
print_r( $term_object );
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thanks for helping me again :) – JM at Work Apr 5 '11 at 9:42
@JM at Work - Sure thing. – MikeSchinkel Apr 5 '11 at 10:04

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