Support » Plugin: WP Term Order » Use term meta

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  • Duoc Nguyen

    (@nguyenvanduocit)

    Please update to use term meta. For current user, you can upgrade database by converse from options to term meta

    Thread Starter Compute

    (@compute)

    I am using term meta. Thats why I was wondering if this plugin could use that aswell instead of using its own field in the database.

    Plugin Author John James Jacoby

    (@johnjamesjacoby)

    The problem with using term_meta is that it will slow queries way down, because ordering by an unindexed meta-value requires a JOIN that will require a temporary table, and likely a full table scan of the meta table.

    The additional column is way more performant, plays well with object caching, and matches what other objects like posts and comments use, too.

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