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09/04/2015 01:56:21 PM (4 years ago)
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  • Ticket #10142, comment 129

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    11I agree that a general object-to-object table would be extremely helpful, but those relationships will still need metadata and taxonomy-terms are the best way to accomplish this today without completely reinventing something new, which is not any less likely to have it's own issues ten years from today.
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    3 The Posts-to-Posts plugin is pure genius and I find it incredibly useful, but it's ambitious for WordPress core adoption when nothing in the Posts/Pages/Categories/Tags/Menus/Users objects needs it. A taxonomy term metadata table would be an absolutely huge improvement for all WordPress installations, and could be used in core later as taxonomy-terms become increasingly descriptive.
     3The Posts-to-Posts plugin is pure genius and I find it incredibly useful, but it's ambitious for WordPress core adoption when nothing in the Posts/Pages/Categories/Tags/Menus/Users objects needs it. A taxonomy term metadata table would be an absolutely huge improvement for all WordPress installations, and could be used in core later as taxonomy-terms become increasingly descriptive. (Then, best case scenario, terms are so hugely descriptive we migrate them into post-type 'taxonomy` with a subtype column added to the posts table. /tangent)
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    55A few of my anecdotal experiences and opinions: