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Custom Post Type Alerts

I setup a custom post type and everything works right. The user can submit for review and I see it's pending in the admin area. How can I have WordPress send me an Email Notification whenever a user ...
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1answer
394 views

Custom post type menu missing after 3.0b2 -> 3.1.2 upgrade

I had a theme in 3.0b2 that was registering custom post types and displaying them in the admin menu just fine -- after upgrading to 3.1.2, they no longer appear in the sidebar admin menu (although ...
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4answers
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Displaying multiple post types on home page

I've read several examples of how to do this but I still can't get it to work - each time I use get_posts() it seems to only keep and display the first set of results. loop.php function ...
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Custom taxonomy permalinks and custom post types [closed]

I have set up a custom post type called "Portfolio". I have asigned this custom post type 2 taxonomies, "Clients" & "Service". The portfolio homepage URL is as follows: ...
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1answer
595 views

Custom Post Type - List all attachments on Edit Screen

I'm currently building a custom post type in Wordpress and I need to be able to list all attachments inside the edit screen. I know how to do this on the front-end template, but anyone know the code ...
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How to load a new template page according to a particular URL?

I want to load some of the pages(not wordpress page, a template file other than wordpress's default template file) according to the url came on the address bar. for instance, I have page in my ...
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1answer
310 views

WP 3.1 custom post type permlinks

I know there is alot of discussion about the CPT and permlinks together with the 404. I did not found a solution though I am close. It would be great if someone could assist me to get it working. Ok ...
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3answers
842 views

Community and User Generated Content Website: Have been thinking about Drupal but leaning on Wordpress heavily

I'm a non-programmer and run a food website (plain - jane Dreamweaver) along with a simple Wordpress powered blog. I envisioned creating a food website that is both user powered (one can submit ...
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4answers
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what is the correct way to compare dates in a WP query_posts meta_query

I have a query_posts call in a WP template. Through the use of the More Fields Plugin I can give the site admin the ability to create an event (custom post type) and then enter a date which is ...
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1answer
5k views

WP 3.1 getting tax_query to work in query_posts()

I'm trying to filter my posts using multiple custom taxonomies for my custom posts with the following code, but I keep getting blanks with my new code i.e. no posts appear in the loop. It works like ...
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2answers
5k views

WP 3.1 - archive pages for custom content types possible now without a plugin?

I noticed that WP 3.1 supposedly has 'new CMS capabilities like archive pages for custom content types', however, I can't see that implemented yet? I've been using a plugin called 'Simple Custom Post ...
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1answer
636 views

Home page is getting current-menu-item even if it's not home

After upgrading to 3.1 I am seeing this issue. I use custom post types and when you click on the menu items either Games, Entertainment or Tech it gets the class current-menu-item but home link still ...
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1answer
718 views

Ordering Submenu Pages in WP 3.1

I just recently upgraded to WordPress 3.1 a few moments ago. However, I noticed that when you have Post Types show up under a *main* menu page, it overrides the link fo th menu link. Here's my ...
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2answers
790 views

Conflict between wp_list_pages and get_posts - list pages not displaying

This has only been a problem since I updated to Wordpress 3.1 I have a page that displays a list of custom post types. The page is the child of a parent page. There is a sidebar that lists sibling ...
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1answer
179 views

Why is my custom loop not filtering correctly nor paginating?

Hopefully someone can help me with this as I've been struggling for a few days. I've built a form on a page that lets users filter Events by custom taxonomies Type, Period and Duration. These are ...
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1answer
596 views

Correct way to use a form to to filter custom posts by taxonomy terms?

This is a continuation of this post. I've built my form and managed to get the correct taxonomy terms listed as a dropdown, but I'm wondering what action I should be using in my form and how I can ...
2
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1answer
733 views

Get the post children count of a post

Is there a fast way to get the count (number) of post children of a certain post? (The post has a custom post type) I don't want to use WP_Query for this because I don't need all the extra data... ...
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2answers
845 views

404 Error on form submission within custom post type

I'm trying to create a forum system using WP's custom post types - two post types as Topic/Reply and a Forum taxonomy. I have created a singular template for the topic post type, in which I added a ...
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2answers
14k views

Setting posts per page in query_posts

Bear with me here.. The default posts per page in the admin area is 10. During some testing I wanted to change the posts per page for my custom post archive to 2 (in WP 3.1). The problem is that I ...
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2answers
1k views

Custom Post Type post ordering not working

I'm having a problem with entries for a custom post type not being ordered as expected inside a custom query: <h4>Related projects</h4> <?php $rp_args = ...
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1answer
2k views

How to insert content from another Custom Post type into Post?

Say I have a custom post type called "Performers". This gets populated with different bands/performers. These posts have a featured image as well as custom fields (mp3 file, facebook link, myspace ...
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1answer
155 views

Sub-Sub-Blogs — creating and importing content into a custom sub-type

Description: The university radio station I volunteer at uses WordPress 3's Network Mode for the entirety of its web content. It uses the format: Top-Level (.com/*) -- Basic station information, ...
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2answers
720 views

Custom Post Type, Custom Columns List

I've basically done a full plugin and now just "prettifying" it sort-of. One thing I'm doing is re-doing the columns for listing the "posts" I made. This part is fine, and all columns are replaced as ...
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1answer
579 views

Updating post meta for custom post types

I'm writing a plugin for work (still) and having one more issue. I've added my meta boxes as needed. However, the problem I'm having occurs when saving the post. My snippets for saving pretty much ...
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2answers
3k views

WordPress pagination with custom post type?

I have searched all over the web to find some solution, but none of them are working for me, can someone help me with this and explain what is wrong? I've spent 3 hours debugging and didn't find the ...
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2answers
375 views

Custom Slider Per Page created

I am developing a site that will need to have a slider with 4-8 images, but only on certain page-types. These pages must be editable and the sliders must be able to be updated whenever I'd like. I ...
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1answer
1k views

Query posts by custom post type and custom taxonomy

I am writing a custom loop query to filter through a custom post type and custom taxonomy. I have replaced any variables with static values for the purpose of showing you what result I want. $args = ...
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1answer
1k views

Setting up custom post type archives in WP3.1? Any luck?

I've just moved a site I'm developing to WP3.1 so that I can take advantage of and start testing some of the new features. I'm especially liking the has_archive parameter in registering custom post ...
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2answers
4k views

is_home() and is_single() Not Working as Expected with Custom Post Types?

(Moderators note: Was originally titled: "Custom post type problem?") I'm having some problems with custom post types where everything is working great except for the sidebars. Here is some code ...
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3answers
3k views

What Is The Use Of map_meta_cap Filter?

What is the use of map_meta_cap filter? This filter is not documented anywhere. I have an unclear idea of what it could be: Used to map the permissions of the user to operations on posts. What ...
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3answers
1k views

Making Custom Fields Standard in the Admin UI

I've added a few different custom_post_types to my Wordpress 3 installation. They are all a bit different from eachother, and should store unique information in custom_fields. But while one may store ...
12
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2answers
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Creating an Image-Centric Custom Post Type?

Does anyone have any tips for creating an image-centric custom post type? To elaborate, my blog has rotating header images, shown below: The two images in the top left are randomized, and exist as ...