Automatically changing a posts status to draft based on magic fields [closed]

For cron jobs, take a look at the Transients API. The rest could maybe be acchieved with something like the following. I have never ever used the transient API before and code’s not tested. function set_post_to_draft() { global $post; if ( get_post_meta( $post->ID, ‘set_to_draft_key’ ) == true ); return $post->post_status == ‘draft’; } set_transient( ‘post_to_draft_transient’, … Read more