Quickly change post type or taxonomy

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How to change post type, taxonomy in WordPress without plugin

Problem: How to quickly change post type or taxonomy (category) for many posts?


1. Change post type 'post' to custom post type 'issue'

UPDATE wp_posts SET post_type = 'issue' WHERE post_type = 'post'

2. Change taxonomy 'category' to 'issues_category'

UPDATE wp_term_taxonomy SET taxonomy = 'issues_category' WHERE `taxonomy` = 'category'

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