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I have created a blog plugin. I have the blog category in my blog. I would like to get the list of all the blog categories and list it in my page. My blog category name is 'blogcategory' . I do not know how to use it in the list-category function.

I am a nooby to wordpress development.

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Can I use the following code for my question.

<?php $args = array('taxonomy' => 'blogcategory'); ?>
<?php $tax_menu_items = get_categories( $args );
foreach ( $tax_menu_items as $tax_menu_item ):?>

    <a href="<?php echo get_term_link($tax_menu_item,$tax_menu_item->taxonomy); ?>">
        <?php echo $tax_menu_item->name; ?>

<?php endforeach; ?>

I found it from here

Updated: I found the answer I was looking for


$taxonomy = 'blogcategory';
$tax_terms = get_terms($taxonomy);
foreach ($tax_terms as $tax_term) {
echo '<li>' . '<a href="' . esc_attr(get_term_link($tax_term, $taxonomy)) . '" title="' . sprintf( __( "View all posts in %s" ), $tax_term->name ) . '" ' . '>' . $tax_term->name.'</a></li>';
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