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How do I make archives.php for one category only?

I have a basic archives.php file. I was trying to get it to display only posts from category 1. When I do query_posts('cat=1'), the URL is then ignored and all posts in category 1 are displayed. For ...
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A two column loop with one lead post

I got a loop from internet (I forgot the site) for two column post view. It has a nice CSS for it too. But skipping that for the question now. <?php $counter = 1; ?> <?php ...
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get_posts() and global variables

I was reading this post: When should you use WP_Query vs query_posts() vs get_posts()?, which seems to have become the go-to post for understanding the difference between the different functions for ...
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Wordpress pagination URL posts not load

I set up wordpress newly and add next previous pagination in home page using following code next_posts_link('Older Entries »', 0); previous_posts_link('« Newer Entries', 0); Pagination URL work ...
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Pagination not working in category listing [duplicate]

I can't get pagination inside categories listings to work. I'm using a custom query, with the get_query_var('paged'): $paged = (get_query_var('paged')) ? get_query_var('paged') : 1; $args=array( ...
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If Query Post Returns 1 Post

I have been using Query Post for a newsticker which I have created so that the user navigate through the number of news by simply pressing Next & Previous buttons. But in case if there is only 1 ...
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templates with page teasers Or Featured Items

I've been given a design for a WordPress site which will be mostly made up of pages rather than posts. However, at the top of each page there needs to be three featured items in a row. Each featured ...
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Radom post image/link based on custom taxonomy

How would I make a widget to display a random post's image and permalink? I would like it to pull from a specific custom content type and only posts have set the custom field of "featured" to "yes".
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Tag template not returning posts [closed]

I have the following code which SHOULD print out the title of all posts with the associated tag (in this case the tag is 'icon'): <?php $tagname = get_query_var('tag'); ?> <?php ...
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How to get posts published between a date and today?

Is it a way to get posts published between a date and today with query_posts() ? Example : All posts published since 2012-04-01 Thanks EDIT : How to add the filter date on this Query Posts ? ...
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When to use Wordpress loop or Foreach loop?

Under what circumstances would you, (should you?) use a foreach loop, instead of the wordpress loop. I have no real coding need, but I'm curious. What's good practice here? Should I: ...
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2 loops, is_home won't work, count is off

Alright, I've made a bunch of themes over the years, and I've written a lot of queries. And I just realized that I apparently have no clue how to get multiple queries to behave. So, here is the loops ...
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Page view: Sorted by categories

I think this might be a really simple problem, but I just don't know exactly what and where to enter the specific code and before I mess up, I thought it's better to ask for help here. I was able to ...
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Sub-loop / nested loops Best Practices

I'm trying sort through the morass that is WP documentation, and just need someone to clear up the use of the term "The Loop" and how it relates to subloops. My understanding of "The Loop" is that ...
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Pre-existing arguments when using queries

I am struggling to understand how queries work with get_posts(), query_posts() and WP_Query(). In particular I do not understand what pre-existing selection may exist when using these on a given page ...

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