Insert a post programatically in WordPress

Today we are discussing insert a post programmatically in WordPress. Everyone knows how to add a post from the WordPress’s beautiful backend. This will be helpful if you want to use automated script add all your posts into WordPress. The same reason I used this technique in one of my websites.

If you want to use WordPress functionality in a PHP file that exists outside of your WordPress installation then you need to include wp-load.php. It’s kind of hooking into WordPress major file.

First, we are loading our most important wp-load.php

Next, we are going to insert our post.

Finally, you want to add your image as a featured image, it’s not easy as you think. Follow the below code

Now you’ve learned how to post WordPress post without using WordPress interface.

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