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  • How to Count total number of jpg, gif, png images in media library

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    Adding the first snippet to the functions.php of your wordpress theme will display a count of all images within the media library. Add the second snippet in the location you wish to display the count total.

    wordpress snippet : PHP

    <>
    function img_count(){
    	$query_img_args = array(
    		'post_type' => 'attachment',
    		'post_mime_type' =>array(
                    		'jpg|jpeg|jpe' => 'image/jpeg',
                    		'gif' => 'image/gif',
    				'png' => 'image/png',
    				),
    		'post_status' => 'inherit',
    		'posts_per_page' => -1,
    		);
    	$query_img = new WP_Query( $query_img_args );
    	echo $query_img->post_count;
    }
    

    wordpress snippet : PHP

    <>
    <?
       img_count();
    ?>
    

    ( WordPress codex functions, hooks, in this snippet. )

    posts_per_page, query, wp,
  • http://www.cliffpaulick.com Cliff Paulick

    Isn’t this part of WP core? I’m using 3.3.2 and it’s already there without this snippet.