2

I wanna display modified date instead of published date. I have this code in my theme:

echo '<li><i class="fa fa-clock-o"></i> <span class="post-date updated">' . get_the_date() . '</span></li>';

i changed it to this:

the_modified_date('j F Y', '<li><i class="fa fa-clock-o"></i> <span class="post-date updated">', '</span></li>');

but it still shows the published data.

my post is published on the 1st: http://snap.ashampoo.com/uploads/2016-08-16/gyDoK2RG.png

and I updated it on the 7th: http://snap.ashampoo.com/uploads/2016-08-16/pnMvCfmu.png

and the_modified_date() function, displays the published date. am I doing something wrong? how can I fix this?

1

I think that you are using Parsidate plugin to convert dates to Hijri date. The plugin since the current version(2.2.2) returns the published date for both the_date and the_modified_date functions. This is a bug that i reported it to them. For now, you can use the wp-jalali plugin instead, that solved the problem for me.

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.