ajaxurl not defined on front end

Posted by Prem Tiwari | Updated on

In backend there is global ajaxurl variable defined by WordPress itself. This variable is not created by WP in frontend. It means that if you want to use AJAX calls in frontend, then you have to define such variable by yourself.

Good way to do this is to use wp_localize_script

Let’s assume your AJAX calls are in my-ajax-script.js file, then add wp_localize_script for this JS file like so:

After localizing your JS file, you can use my_ajax_object object in your JS file:


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