wp term migrate

Migrate a term of a taxonomy to another taxonomy.

$ wp term migrate <term> [--by=<field>] [--from=<taxonomy>] [--to=<taxonomy>]

OPTIONS

<term>
Slug or ID of the term to migrate.
[--by=<field>]
Explicitly handle the term value as a slug or id. --- default: id options:
  • slug
  • id ---
[--from=<taxonomy>]
Taxonomy slug of the term to migrate.
[--to=<taxonomy>]
Taxonomy slug to migrate to.

EXAMPLES

# Migrate a category's term (video) to tag taxonomy.
$ wp term migrate 9190 --from=category --to=post_tag
Term '9190' migrated!
Old instance of term '9190' removed from its original taxonomy.
Success: Migrated the term '9190' from taxonomy 'category' to taxonomy 'post_tag' for 1 posts

GLOBAL PARAMETERS

--path=<path> Path to the WordPress files.

--url=<url> Pretend request came from given URL. In multisite, this argument is how the target site is specified.

--ssh=[<scheme>:][<user>@]<host|container>[:<port>][<path>] Perform operation against a remote server over SSH (or a container using scheme of "docker", "docker-compose", "vagrant").

--http=<http> Perform operation against a remote WordPress installation over HTTP.

--user=<id|login|email> Set the WordPress user.

--skip-plugins[=<plugins>] Skip loading all plugins, or a comma-separated list of plugins. Note: mu-plugins are still loaded.

--skip-themes[=<themes>] Skip loading all themes, or a comma-separated list of themes.

--skip-packages Skip loading all installed packages.

--require=<path> Load PHP file before running the command (may be used more than once).

--[no-]color Whether to colorize the output.

--debug[=<group>] Show all PHP errors and add verbosity to WP-CLI output. Built-in groups include: bootstrap, commandfactory, and help.

--prompt[=<assoc>] Prompt the user to enter values for all command arguments, or a subset specified as comma-separated values.

--quiet Suppress informational messages.

Related commands
wp term create

Creates a new term.

wp term delete

Deletes an existing term.

wp term generate

Generates some terms.

wp term get

Gets details about a term.

wp term list

Lists terms in a taxonomy.

wp term meta

Adds, updates, deletes, and lists term custom fields.

wp term migrate

Migrate a term of a taxonomy to another taxonomy.

wp term recount

Recalculates number of posts assigned to each term.

wp term update

Updates an existing term.