This is the old deprecated version of wpcom_vip_get_category_by_slug().

Please don’t use this function in any new code.


Name Type Description
string Category slug

Return Value

object|null|bool: Term Row from database. Will return null if doesn't match a term. If taxonomy does not exist then false will be returned.

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