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I'm adding additional image sizes to my theme:

functions.php

add_image_size( 'my-thumbnails', 122, 122, true );  

I used to get thumbnails URL like this:

wp_get_attachment_url(get_post_thumbnail_id($post->ID)); 

And it works like a charm, but I'm not sure how to display 'my-thumbnails' version of the thumbnail?

This doesn't work:

wp_get_attachment_image_src( get_post_thumbnail_id($post->ID),'my-thumbnails' );  

What's wrong?

3 Answers 3

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You should use one of the following:

// Thumbnail
wp_get_attachment_thumb_file( $GLOBALS['post']->ID );

// Custom
wp_get_attachment_image_src( $attachment_id, $size='my-thumbnails' );
// Or:
wp_get_attachment_image( $attachment_id, $size='my-thumbnails' );
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  • Shouldn't this be $size='my-thumbnails' instead of $size='thumbnail' to answer the question fully correctly? Commented Aug 19, 2016 at 17:36
  • @MikeKormendy thumbnail is the default builtin value
    – kaiser
    Commented Aug 19, 2016 at 17:42
  • I think we answered the question fully... My comment included. Commented Aug 20, 2016 at 20:21
  • You can edit and clean up comments. Comments are not part of the answer and only temp.
    – kaiser
    Commented Aug 20, 2016 at 20:53
  • @MikeKormendy how about explaining what is the default?
    – kaiser
    Commented Aug 22, 2016 at 4:49
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If you're using the thumbnail as a featured image

the_post_thumbnail( 'my-thumbnails' );
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make your own function in function.php for display your images, then call it and put the size on the parameters of the function.

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  • Are you sure there is no other way? Commented Aug 18, 2011 at 23:15
  • well, is the better way, no?, or what do you have in mind?
    – eveevans
    Commented Aug 19, 2011 at 0:19

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