Skip Navigation

[Resolved] Conditional based on Content in product-category description

This thread is resolved. Here is a description of the problem and solution.

Problem: I would like to create a conditional that checks to see if the description of a product category term exists.

In a View of the Product Category taxonomy, you can use the wpv-taxonomy-description shortcode:

[wpv-conditional if="( '[wpv-taxonomy-description]' ne '' )"]
  Description is not empty. Description is [wpv-taxonomy-description]<br />

Relevant Documentation:

This is the technical support forum for Toolset - a suite of plugins for developing WordPress sites without writing PHP.

Everyone can read this forum, but only Toolset clients can post in it. Toolset support works 6 days per week, 19 hours per day.

This topic contains 2 replies, has 2 voices.

Last updated by thomasB-2 1 year, 8 months ago.

Assigned support staff: Christian Cox.


Is it possible to add a Condition that checks if content in product-category description exists?


Christian Cox

Languages: English (English )

Timezone: America/New_York (GMT-04:00)

It's possible in a View of the Product Category taxonomy. There is a shortcode wpv-taxonomy-description that can be used in a taxonomy View to access the term description. You can use it in a conditional like this:

[wpv-conditional if="( '[wpv-taxonomy-description]' ne '' )"]
  Description is not empty. Description is [wpv-taxonomy-description]<br />

This is only possible in a taxonomy View. Here's the shortcode definition:


My issue is resolved now. Thank you!