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I'm using

echo get_the_term_list( $post->ID, 'trpropcity', '', ' ', '' );

to show a taxonomy link, I'd like to make this instance of it only have the first letter capitalized, Cleveland not CLEVELAND, I realize I could just change the taxonomy, but I actually want it all caps everywhere else on the site, so I figured it would be best to just change it once. I've been playing with ucwords and strtolower but haven't had any success yet.

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Build the links yourself:

$terms = get_the_terms($post->ID, 'trpropcity');
if($terms)
  foreach($terms as $term)
    echo '<a href="'.get_term_link($term, 'trpropcity').'">'.ucwords(strtolower($term->name)).'</a>';
  • @Chuck use ucfirst instead of ucwords – Azizur Rahman Jun 28 '11 at 10:34
  • this worked except one small issue, if a post has no taxonomy assigned to it I get a warning, Invalid argument supplied for foreach(). My guess is I need to check if it has a taxonomy assigned to it and based on that proceed to echo. I'll have to keep working on that. – Chuck Jun 29 '11 at 0:12
  • no, the issue is that a post may have no terms; use the updated code – onetrickpony Jun 29 '11 at 9:05
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As an alternative way - you can just use CSS styling for taxonomy links, might work too.

text-transform:capitalize;
  • actually this might be a better idea than using PHP; the only downside is that search engines see the caps – onetrickpony Jun 27 '11 at 16:32
  • Thanks, but this seems to only work if starting with lowercase to begin with, cleveland to Cleveland but not CLEVELAND to Cleveland. – Chuck Jun 29 '11 at 0:16
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More of a php question but i use ucfirst

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