How to Display Only Parent Category in your WordPress

Posted: January 24, 2013 in Wordpress

<?php the_category(', '); ?>

<?php $parentscategory ="";
foreach((get_the_category()) as $category) {
if ($category->category_parent == 0) {
$parentscategory .= ' <a href="' . get_category_link($category->cat_ID) . '" title="' . $category->name . '">' . $category->name . '</a>, ';
}
}
echo substr($parentscategory,0,-2); ?>

 

 

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