WordPresshome_url()

Syntax

  • home_url( $path, $scheme );

Parameters

ParameterDetails
$path(String,Optional) To adding more segment after the home url.
$scheme(String,Optional) Scheme to give the home url context. Accepts 'http', 'https', 'relative', 'rest', or null.

Getting the Home URL

home_url() is used for retrieving the current site home url.

<?php echo esc_url( home_url( '/' ) ) ); ?>

Output

http://www.example.com

Site url

Returns the ‘site_url’ option with the appropriate protocol (https://)

<?php echo site_url(); ?>

Output

http://www.example.com