[wp-hackers] WP Custom Post Type as 'Taxonomy' for Other Custom Post Type

Bill Erickson bill.erickson at gmail.com
Mon Feb 28 18:22:12 UTC 2011

Check out the plugin Posts 2 Posts:

I use it all the time on projects where we need to link posts from one
post type to another.

Bill Erickson
WordPress Consultant

On Mon, Feb 28, 2011 at 12:16 PM, Alex Andrews <awgandrews at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hey folks,
> Dipping into the Custom Post Types and Taxonomy world and I am
> wondering what is the best way to do this sort of thing.
> Artist is an artist, which is a custom post type. However, artists
> have multiple releases, also a custom post type so one can present a
> deal of details about the release. How can I link artists with
> releases? Obviously, release X under another circumstance could be a
> custom taxonomy of Artist, but I want to have a little more depth than
> that, so one can list /artists/ also list /artist/ with their releases
> and have /artist/release
> Any idea of the best approach here? How does one link two custom post
> types together.
> Thanks a lot for your help.
> All the best,
> Alex
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