How to find a Page or Post ID

Option 1

  1. Install and activate Show IDs by 99 Robots plugin.
  2. Navigate to your WordPress Dashboard > Pages or Posts list.
  3. View the ID column in the list.

Option 2

  1. Navigate to your WordPress Dashboard > Pages or Posts list.
  2. Edit the page you need the ID from.
  3. Look in the browser address bar for post="12345" 
  4. In this example the page ID is 12345 

Example:

How to find a Category ID

Option 1

  1. Install and activate Show IDs by 99 Robots plugin.
  2. Navigate to your WordPress Dashboard > Posts > Categories list.
  3. View the ID column in the list.

Option 2

  1. Navigate to your WordPress Dashboard > Posts > Categories list.
  2. Edit the category you need the ID from.
  3. Look in the browser address bar for tag_ID="12345"
  4. In this example the category ID is 12345 

How to find an Image ID

Option 1

  1. Install and activate Show IDs by 99 Robots plugin.
  2. Navigate to your WordPress Dashboard > Media > Library.
  3. Toggle the List view if it's not already set. 
  4. View the ID column in the list.

Option 2

  1. Navigate to your WordPress Dashboard > Media > Library.
  2. Find the image you want to use and click on it to open the media modal.
  3. Look in the browser address bar for item="12345"
  4. In this example the image ID is 1234 

How to find a User ID

Option 1

  1. Use Show IDs by 99 Robots plugin.
  2. Navigate to your WordPress Dashboard > Users list.
  3. View the ID column in the list.

Option 2

  1. Navigate to your WordPress Dashboard > Users list.
  2. Edit the user you need the ID from.
  3. Look in the browser address bar for user_id="12" 
  4. In this example the category ID is 12 

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