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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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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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Custom Post Type Query for Sidebar Doesn't Work on Front Page

Interesting issue here. I have this: $args=array( 'meta_key'=>'_simple_fields_fieldGroupID_1_fieldID_8_numInSet_0', 'post_type' => 'stores', 'post_status' => 'publish', ...
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Custom page template, not acting as page

I have defined several page templates on my site http://178.21.128.82/. When I set my pages to use one of these page templates, wordpress seems to stop treating it as a page: It is not accepted in ...
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repeating posts on 2nd page to posts

I am having an issue where I wanted to strip out all categories but one from the homepage so I added the following to the loop: query_posts('cat=2'); However now the issue is that page one of the ...
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Making current_page_item work with wp_list_pages in sidebar on post pages

I'm working on a website where we have a menu in the sidebar that pulls the list of the parent for the current page, and all the children of that page. The problem is that, on pages where there's a ...
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query posts in wordpress

I want to filter my query results just before the_loop starts in word press. I only want the results having term_id or term_taxonomy_id equal to 1. ...
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Sticky post for all pages and categories

I want to have a sticky post for all my pages and categories. The choice of "sticky post" in the edit post, didn't work. I found many pieces of code but I haven't the result that I want. I prefer to ...
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Custom post type pagination - always return first page

I have custom post template archive-product.php for custom post type "product". In this template paging does not work: numbers are displayed all numbers links redirect to first page ...
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Getting duplicate results from query

I'm confused as to why I'm getting duplicate posts showing up in my code for two related blog posts (by current category). The secondary posts are showing up outside the intended div, and not even ...
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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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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 ...
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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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Pagination working locally but not on live site

I have a loop on my single.php page like this:- <?php if (have_posts()) : ?> <?php $paged = get_query_var( 'paged' ) ? get_query_var( 'paged' ) : 1; ?> <?php $this_post = ...
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Looping through a custom query makes WordPress assume another template [duplicate]

I am calling this code from my custom sidebar, in order to get related postings from the same category: query_posts(array( 'cat' => get_category_id(), 'showposts' => 5, 'post__not_in' ...
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Query_posts using two custom taxonomies not returning posts

If I remove 'relation' and one of the taxonomy arrays the corresponding posts are returned for each taxonomy but when I add the 'relation' = 'AND' no posts are returned. Is there a problem in my ...
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Secondary loop cuts off at 10 posts?

I have a loop to get a tag name from the URL slug, and then show all the posts, grouped by category, that matched that tag. It works, but I recently noticed it only shows 10 posts despite my setting ...
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Global post is always custom post type last post

my global $post is always taking the object of my custom post type "advertisement". So when i'm editing e.g. "Hello world" which post id is 1, it shows me post id of the last advertisement post. If ...
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Display last posts with comments link on static page

I want to create a static page which will be almost the same as the default one with latest posts. I know I can use query_posts( 'posts_per_page=5' ) to display my last five posts, but the comment ...
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Query posts dynamic date range

So, I'm using the following to filter posts: $paged = is_front_page() ? get_query_var( 'page' ) : get_query_var( 'paged' ); $args['paged'] = $paged; ...
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Sort By Custom Field - Strange Problem

I have a site where I'm posting some of the post at Features with a meta key name "Listing Type" and meta value "Featured". Now the problem is when I use: query_posts($query_string . ...
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Complex WP_Query Using Post Date And Post Meta

I am using Wordpress as a CMS on a website which has standard posts, a custom advert post type and a custom event post type. The event post type has some custom meta which stores the event start date. ...
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The offset option breaks the pagination

I have a problem with a website of mine, I was hoping you can help me. I added the offset option to ignore the first couple of posts in the main loop. It does its job, but the navigation got broken. ...

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