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post_status, draft (5 posts)

  1. schulte
    Member
    Posted 1 year ago #

    Does Content Scheduler only work on posts that have a post_status of publish? I have some placeholder draft posts that I wouldn't mind Content Scheduler to act on...

    http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/content-scheduler/

  2. Paul Kaiser
    Member
    Plugin Author

    Posted 1 year ago #

    Yes, right now it does narrow down to published posts.
    Hmm... interesting idea. Original scope was to take published items and do something with them at a certain time.

    Can you briefly describe your use case for Content Scheduler affecting drafts?

    Thanks,
    Paul

  3. schulte
    Member
    Posted 1 year ago #

    I'm using Edit Flow and posts are never Published. Posts get assigned various statuses and there are instances where I'd like to have Content Scheduler notify me that a particular post has expired.

  4. Paul Kaiser
    Member
    Plugin Author

    Posted 1 year ago #

    I'm familiar with Edit Flow -- it's great!
    Do you need Content Scheduler to actually cause a post_status change?
    Or just notify you when post_status has changed (perhaps changed by some other means.)

  5. schulte
    Member
    Posted 1 year ago #

    Notification on expiration (regardless of post_status) would be fine. I'd then go in and reschedule the post and set a new expiry. I don't need to change the post_status at all.

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