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Is `query_posts` really slower than secondary query?

I know the main query is fast, since it gets data after parsing the URL and after WP_Query has been instantiated. We are in OO PHP. But is query_posts really slower than some secondary query that ...
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Show the First Post from Each of 3 Different Post Types on a Web Page?

I have 3 different custom post types: 1.) "events", 2.) "winners" and 3.) "offers". How would I go about retrieving the first (latest) post in each of these post types on a single web page (i.e a home ...
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Custom meta box with jQuery.sortable custom post type list

What I'm trying to do is have a custom post type ordered differently on different pages. I've searched around for quite a while and can't seem to find anything to help. I have a post type named staff ...
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3 random images from custom post type, each in a div with a diffrent class

I'm trying to build a loop using query posts to display 3 featured images from the custom post type 'portfolio'. My problem is that each picture has to be in a div with a diffrent class, so i was ...
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Many plugins making WordPress run slow by design?

So this is what I've read: Many plugins might get WordPress slow if they are activated Many plugins might get WordPress slow even if they are not activated!? An example Let's say I build a large ...
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All posts are still shown when adding category argument to query

I've got the following code in my team-type.php file which I'm using to create a custom taxonomy for a member information: function create_team_taxonomies() { $labels = array( 'name' ...
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Create Pop-Up Box with Custom Field Content Inside the Loop

I tried this using ThickBox first, then tried using some code I had that worked on another website... Total failure. The Goal: I have a custom post type (product) with a ton of custom fields. I also ...
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1answer
378 views

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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614 views

How to show 3 most recent/viewed posts in a special tiles on home page using wordpress?

I have these tile elements on the top of my homepage: <div class="tile1"> <div class="tile-textbox" style="color: #22284f;">Just Some Title</div> </div> ...
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older blog posts not showing in new theme

I have a new, custom theme that I've uploaded on a pre-existing site/blog. Everything seems to be working ok, with the exception of the older blog posts not showing up. Any ideas what I can do to fix? ...
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574 views

Possible to display posts containing a short code ?

i have some posts with a certain shortcode in them. unfortunately these posts are in different categories and contain different tags so i am not able to query them. is it possible that i run a query ...
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1answer
729 views

pagination does not work with query_posts. Help! [duplicate]

I made ​​a separate page template (added sidebar), this page contains all the posts. Pagination works! But, if this page set as the home page, pagination is not working! Please help find solutions ...
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712 views

WordPress /page/2 not working

When clicking the next_posts_link it just shows the same posts as on page 1. It appears to work fine on the category pages and it is only affecting the homepage (home.php) Thanks! <?php $...
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1answer
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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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0answers
686 views

Ajax Button to load more Posts into a timeline

I am setting up a timeline page for a customer and so far i have designed the timeline and i am using 2 loops to place the posts in 2 columns (left and right) where the first post is located at the ...

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