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wp_remote_request ›

Since2.7.0
Deprecatedn/a
wp_remote_request ( $url, $args = array() )
Parameters: (2)
  • (string) $url URL to retrieve.
    Required: Yes
  • (array) $args Optional. Request arguments. Default empty array.
    Required: No
    Default: array()
See:
  • WP_Http::request()
Returns:
  • (array|WP_Error) { The response array or a WP_Error on failure. @type string[] $headers Array of response headers keyed by their name. @type string $body Response body. @type array $response { Data about the HTTP response. @type int|false $code HTTP response code. @type string|false $message HTTP response message. } @type WP_HTTP_Cookie[] $cookies Array of response cookies. @type WP_HTTP_Requests_Response|null $http_response Raw HTTP response object. }
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Performs an HTTP request and returns its response.

There are other API functions available which abstract away the HTTP method: - Default 'GET' for wp_remote_get() - Default 'POST' for wp_remote_post() - Default 'HEAD' for wp_remote_head()


Source

function wp_remote_request( $url, $args = array() ) {
	$http = _wp_http_get_object();
	return $http->request( $url, $args );
}