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How to fix pagination for custom loops?

I have added a custom/secondary query to a template file/custom page template; how can I make WordPress use my custom query for pagination, instead of using the main query loop's pagination? Addendum ...
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3answers
2k views

Check if meta key value already exists

Let's say that I have few posts with meta key "videoid". Value of that meta key is different for every post (and has to be different). When adding new post, how can I check if videoid with that exact ...
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1answer
567 views

WP_Query ignores post_type in category view

I have following query to select posts by my custom post-type. This works fine while being on the frontpage (the snippet is included in the sidebar). As soon it gets executed on a category page the ...
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1answer
6k views

How set featured posts using checkbox in post edit screen?

I want to make selecting a featured post is just by checking a checkbox in edit screen AND be able to retrieve these featured articles from only specific category ? in short what I'm looking for : ...
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3answers
49 views

How to display a specific category using a custom Query?

Hi I want to display a specific category from a custom query in WordPress. My code works fine and it gets the latest 4 posts, but what I want now is to retrieve a specific category. My code is below ...
0
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2answers
265 views

wp_query within function within wp_query

I have a query which looks like this: $args = arguments for the query $query = new WP_Query($args); while ($query->have_posts()): $query->the_post(); $post_id = get_the_ID(); echo ...
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1answer
254 views

Order by ASC, DESC, Title, Date from URL on custom page template post

I have a Page with Custom template. In this template I have index all posts of a category with many more modification. I know i can do this by creating Category specific template but this is different ...
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4answers
3k views

Wordpress not respecting template hierarchy (fetches index.php instead of single.php or page.php)

I've encountered a strange error while developing a custom theme. After finishing editing the template for a custom post type single view, I passed onto working at the template files for pages and I ...
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1answer
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how to show the post category name

I'm novice on wordpress development and I have this problem. How can I show the post category name? Example: Post Title: Wordpress Rules! Post author: Irwin R. Post Date: 22/09/2014 Cat Name: ...
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2answers
255 views

getting the post_id from the post_meta

I need to find out the post_id of a post_meta record where the custom key is 'XYZ' and the is 'ABC'? Is there an API for that? Or do I need to run a regular select SQL with wpdb class?
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0answers
46 views

Why doesn't my WordPress page show the most recent post?

I was wondering if someone could help me with the following. My news page on my WordPress website doesn't show the most recent blog post, which I want it to do. The code I have is: ...
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1answer
169 views

Some doubts about how the main query and the custom query works in this custom theme?

I am pretty new in WordPress theme development and I'm not so into PHP (I came from Java and C#) and have the following situation in this custom theme As you can see in the homepage I first show a ...
0
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1answer
430 views

How do I query_posts in cat=1 AND not in cat=2

Let's say I have 3 categories, College (cat=1), Corporate (cat=2), and Idea of the Week (cat=3) There is a home page for College and a home page for Corporate. On the College home page, in one ...
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3answers
90 views

PHP memory friendly alternative to get_posts()

I was running into memory issues with this: get_posts( array( 'posts_per_page' => '-1', 'post_type' => array( 'product', 'product_variation' ) ) (there are thousands of results) just trying to ...
1
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2answers
497 views

sticky post in custom loop

I have a problem with showing sticky posts in a custom loop. This is the code I'm using to for the custom loop: <?php $post_from_cat_a = new WP_Query(array( 'category_name' => ...
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2answers
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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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0answers
31 views

Remove duplicates from foreach

I'm trying to loop through a custom post type and display all meta values for a meta key. I'm able to display all the values, however there are some duplicates. I want to remove those duplicates. I ...
0
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1answer
721 views

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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2answers
8k views

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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2answers
1k views

Achieving pagination with `query_posts`

I'm using query_posts to build a list of posts from a single category, and I'm trying to add pagination to this setup. Here's my code: <ul> <h1><?php the_title(); ?></h1> ...
0
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1answer
45 views

infinite scroll not working when logged out

The problem: infinite loop works only when the user is logged and then it shows posts that were not published yet. Once I log out, the infinite scroll doesn't work anymore. The setup: I have the ...
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4answers
82 views

Permalink remain the same on each page

I have displayed the post title within the anchor tag after which I've set the permalink. The permalink, however, is not working with the same title that came from the post. It's like getting the ...
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0answers
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query_posts, and filter with a meta_key that is an array [duplicate]

Inside one of my custom post types, I have a custom field that gets its values from another custom post type, and show them in a dropdown menu, something that's called a Relation Custom Field in PODS. ...
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3answers
73 views

How to select posts from one category but exclude posts in another category?

I am trying to select posts that have category id 4 but exclude posts that also have category id 2 Here's what i'm trying $query = new WP_Query(array( "cat__in" => array(4), ...
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2answers
49 views

Pagination custom query

I am trying to make a custom page template that shows the most viewed posts. I can return posts but I am having trouble figuring out how to paginate it. Here is what I have: $args = array('orderby' ...
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2answers
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Using Masonry - How to make every Xth post thumbnail image span multiple columns?

To be specific: I'm using Masonry to show all posts within a certain category Thumbnail images for each post are shown on the category page in a 3-column format using CSS fluid width columns I need ...
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3answers
937 views

how to get a different html for odd/even posts?

query posts if posts exist then begin the loop if post is even: <h1>title</h1><p>content</p> if post is odd: <div>its ...
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1answer
55 views

How to show taxonomy image instead of taxonomy name on a list

I would like to show in a custom taxomony list icons instead of taxonomy name , but just for the ones with image asociated, where there is no image let show the taxonomy name . i have installed ...
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1answer
180 views

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
2k views

Wordpress Pagination Not Working - Always Showing First Pages Content

I am working on a website where I have a blog but I also have a custom post type to allow me to drop in some videos. I would like to use pagination so that if there are more then 9 videos displayed, ...

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