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Sorry if I'm not asking the right question but, here's what I'd like to try and do...

I'm working on this site

I used a nice theme that included a portfolio CPT which I'm using for their product catalog, which is going to work well. But, the client would now like the capability to mark a product as sold and have it automatically move to a page that looks exactly like their product page, but only shows the items that have been marked "Archive" or "Sold," yet still retain the category system in place for their current stock.

I'm comfortable with editing theme files and all, but I just don't know the best approach to the situation. Is there a plugin that might do what I'm looking for, or do I need to create another CPT with some filtering or something?

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You can run this 2 ways, either Post Meta or Taxonomy. I would go with the latter call it something like Portfolio Status or whatever fits. Then you can filter based on wether it's in a Archive Category or Sold Category. – Howdy_McGee Apr 22 '14 at 18:37
@Howdy_McGee: Thanks for pointing me in the right direction. I've added a custom taxonomy to the site using a plugin called WCK Custom Taxonomy Creator and it is functioning. Now though, the page that pulls up using the new taxonomy slug looks like the blog. link How do I make that display the items like on the "Current Stock" page, including the category sorting feature? Would I duplicate that CPT template and swap in the new taxonomy term? – T.rev Apr 22 '14 at 20:33
If you're comfortable editing theme files, I would copy whatever taxonomy template you're currently using, rename it to your custom taxonomy Following The Codex then using pre_get_posts() Function you can test what term you're viewing. – Howdy_McGee Apr 22 '14 at 21:21
@Howdy_McGee: I'm fairly comfortable editing theme files—I get a little confused about functions. Would you be open to some contract work? I'd gladly hire you to set this up for me. – T.rev Apr 22 '14 at 22:54
I appreciate the offer but I don't do freelance work. Best of luck finding somebody though, there are a lot of WordPress Freelance board out there you could post your description / price on. – Howdy_McGee Apr 22 '14 at 23:09

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