# Taxonomy terms

The Cwicly Taxonomy terms block allows you to showcase your WordPress tags, categories, custom taxonomies and terms.

The Taxonomy Terms block allows you total layout and design freedom since it is based on the same principle as the Cwicly Query and Cwicly Repeater blocks.

The Taxonomy Terms block allows you to specify the origin of the taxonomies you want to display.

# Source

You can choose between Current and Custom source properties.

  1. Select a Cwicly Taxonomy Terms block
  2. Open the block inspector
  3. Navigate to the primary tab
  4. Open the Taxonomy Terms panel
  5. Find the Source property
  6. Select the desired source

Current Allows you to inherit the current taxonomies and terms that belong to the specific query.

Custom Gives you a choice of Post Types and Taxonomies allowing you complete freedom in showing the taxonomies and terms you want. When a custom source is selected, you are able to sort the taxonomies and terms by order and direction, while also being able to hide empty taxonomies if needed.

# Exclude

The Exclude property allows you to exclude the taxonomies and terms you don't want to appear. This may include Categories, Tags, Navigation Menus, or specific posts or elements.

  1. Select a Cwicly Taxonomy Terms block
  2. Open the block inspector
  3. Navigate to the primary tab
  4. Open the Taxonomy Terms panel
  5. Find the Exclude property
  6. Select the taxonomies or terms to exclude

# Post Type

The Post Type property allows you to choose the type of post you want to include inside the Taxonomy and Terms block.

  1. Select a Cwicly Taxonomy Terms block
  2. Open the block inspector
  3. Navigate to the primary tab
  4. Open the Taxonomy Terms panel
  5. Find the Post Type property
  6. Select the desired post types

# Taxonomies

The Taxonomies property allows you to select the taxonomies you want to include.

  1. Select a Cwicly Taxonomy Terms block
  2. Open the block inspector
  3. Navigate to the primary tab
  4. Open the Taxonomy Terms panel
  5. Find the Taxonomies property
  6. Select the desired taxonomy or term

# Order By

The Order By property allows you to choose how to order the custom taxonomies you want to include. You can order your terms by:

  • ID
  • Author
  • Title
  • Name
  • Date
  • Modified
  • Parent
  • Random
  • Comment count
  • Relevance
  1. Select a Cwicly Taxonomy Terms block
  2. Open the block inspector
  3. Navigate to the primary tab
  4. Open the Taxonomy Terms panel
  5. Find the Taxonomies property
  6. Select the desired order by

# Direction

The Direction property allows you to choose the direction of the custom taxonomies you want to include.

  1. Select a Cwicly Taxonomy Terms block
  2. Open the block inspector
  3. Navigate to the primary tab
  4. Open the Taxonomy Terms panel
  5. Find the Direction property
  6. Select the direction to apply to your taxonomies (unset, ascending, descending)

# Hide Empty

The Hide Empty property allows you to hide empty taxonomies.

  1. Select a Cwicly Taxonomy Terms block
  2. Open the block inspector
  3. Navigate to the primary tab
  4. Open the Taxonomy Terms panel
  5. Find the Hide Empty property
  6. Toggle the Hide Empty property