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In my list of blog posts, I would like to show a div which labels the post as a "Press Release" if the post is tagged with the "Press" category.

I have added the following chunk into my loop:

<?php if (is_category( 'press' )) : ?><div class="category">Press Release</div><?php endif;?>

I have also tried replacing press with the category ID, but neither seem to work. Is this how I should be implementing this?

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is_category() does this:

(...) Checks if a Category archive page is being displayed. (...)

One line below on the codex page you find:

To test if a post is in a category use in_category().

So just use the latter.

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