An application programming interface (API) specifies how some software components should interact with each other. In addition to accessing databases or computer hardware, such as hard disk drives or video cards, an API can be used to ease the work of programming graphical user interface components. ...

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Custom Connect to Facebook, problem logging in/logging out

I am working on a custom function for login in my users via facebook. I started by reading this nice tutorial on how to login in via facebook: ...
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I am trying to use the Theme Customization API but I keep getting an error

This is the error: Call to a member function check_capabilities() on a non-object in /home/content/54/11786754/html/wp-includes/class-wp-customize-control.php on line 161 and this is my code in ...
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Developing a plugin, ran it through P3 Profiler, shows up slow, but I don't know why

I am having an issue with my plugin I'm developing. After using the GoDaddy P3 Plugin profiler, it shows that is taking up a large amount of runtime, but the plugin itself is very minimal. It just ...
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Manage a resource via REST API

I'm writing a plugin to manage the display of some resources accessed via a REST API. I've set up some rewrite rules to get the correct parameters to send via the API, and some shortcodes that ...
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wp_insert_post not working for custom post type?

For whatever reason wp_insert_post doesn't work for a custom post type. Here's the code snippet I'm using. $new_post = array( 'post_type' => 'rsp_synonym', 'post_title' => ...
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API for creating blogs on Multisite?

Is there some API or plugin that allows for creation of sites on a multisite install? Jetpack doesn't seem to allow it, and the xml rpc doesn't seem to support multisite. Is there something I can use ...
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How to schedule future and past posts with metaWeblog.newPost

I am attempting to remotely post articles to a wordpress page and no matter what I attempt to do I cannot publish in the future and the past. I have commented out some past attempts (some found on ...
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How would I remove an inline googleAPI font script in the the parent theme header.php?

Is there any way to remove the function call to the googlefontapi font in the parent header.php file besides copying the parent header.php file to the child theme and then overriding it and delete the ...
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Get full page HTML for a non-public Wordpress page

How can I write a function that will return the full rendered HTML of a non-public URL on my Wordpress site—a URL that you must be logged in to see, such as a draft? Not just the post content, but the ...
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Wordpress does not show products when the value of post_parent is not 0

I use wp-e-commerce. I created a custom post type called "event". I would like to create new "event" as a parent and hook products under it. When I "hook" a product under post parent "event", ...
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Vimeo Froogaloop API, working in Fiddle but not WP

I'm trying to harness Vimeo's Froogaloop API to pause video embeds whenever a user clicks a certain element. I have it working perfectly in my Fiddle but it wont work in my Wordpress environment. I ...
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Use an attachment in multiple posts

I have an attachment in a post and I want to attach it to another post without detaching it from the first post, using the WP API.
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get_avatar() returns false, use with JSON-API

I have JSON-API installed and I'm using a custom controller to get all users with the role 'editor'. I also have WP-User-Avatar installed so the editors can upload their own images instead of using ...
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How to check if WordPress is updating plugins?

I have a simple dependency check at the start of some plugins - which check if another plugin is installed and active (using class_exists()). This works well in the normal WordPress flow - as the ...
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Does Wordpress provide themes_api function?

http://wp.tutsplus.com/tutorials/plugins/communicating-with-the-wordpress-org-plugin-api/ From the link above, we can see the Wordpress.org provide a function that can access the Wordpress.org ...
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Trying to get custom post meta through Jetpack JSON API

I'm using the Jetpack for Wordpress to produce a JSON API for my Events custom post type, which works fine: https://public-api.wordpress.com/rest/v1/sites/MYSITE/posts/?type=events&number=100 ...
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Sanitize Disqus API results?

Can I trust the results from the Disqus API, not to include evil scripts? Can I find information somewhere. Would you sanitize the JSON data, that is returned? Official answers?
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Updating Twitter status with media using wp_remote_post

I need to be able to update a twitter status using only functions allowed by Wordpress VIP. I am using this library: https://github.com/Automattic/wp-codebird Which of course is broken, any of the ...
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Get Latest Plugin Version from WP API

I'm writing a plugin that checks and collects data from WP - including info about installed plugins. I can get most of the data I require using get_plugins() - however, I'd also like to check for the ...
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add_rewrite_rule not working

I'm trying to do some url rewriting. I've picked this example right off the wordpress wiki here: add_rewrite_rule('^nutrition/([^/]*)/([^/]*)/?','index.php?foo=bar','top'); The wiki page says: ...
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How to use HubSpot Forms API in Wordpress pages?

How to use HubSpot Forms API in Wordpress pages? I have to pass dynamic values to the Hubspot Form. Thanks in advance
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wp_enqueue & youtube API on different templates

I'm trying to use the youtube API on two of my template pages. Obviously I want to enqueue it correctly. When I put this code in my footer.php page, I got it to work: <script ...
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How to use Wordpress to embed a SoundCloud download link?

I'm trying to embed a download link for previews in a music site I'm building for a couple of friends. They are currently filling up the system with content and I'm using a SoundCloud iframe HTML5 ...
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How does register_setting and settings_fields work?

In the WordPress settings API, I understand that register_setting() must be called for add_settings_field() to be saved and updated according to the codex. Since almost every WordPress function has ...
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Call wp_create_user function from external?

I want to create New Users from external. I've found this is function in wordpress: wp_create_user( $username, $password, $email ); So how can i run this function from external call please? I ...
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Module with the GET/POST value acceptance?

In Wordpress, how to make a API like Module, which can accept the data being passed via Get or POST arguments. I mean, the Wordpress should be able to accept the URL calls from external, and then ...
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Plugin architecture to pull from API & create dynamic content on WP site?

I am creating a custom plugin that connects to an external API and pulls in data about a company's locations. Currently, the plugin has a shortcode that I put on a "Locations" WordPress page that ...
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Need to get transaction id of the user logged in

I need to get the transaction id of the logged in the user. I am Using wishlist Membership plugin with Clickbank They have an API. But I am not able to get the txnid of the logged in user using I ...
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How to access data in wordpress database externally using php

I want to share data in specific wordpress database tables with an iOS app. The client wants data entry via wordpress form plugins which create their own tables in the wp database. The plugins I've ...
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API for Post Stats for Self-Hosted Wordpress using JetPack

EDITED for Clarification WordPress.com as well as JetPack provides stats (like no of views, referrer, etc) for various posts and blog as described here :Wordpress Stats Is there an API so that I ...
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Add Embed.ly API objects to post_meta on update

I created a new post type fr_news for adding news to a site. The user inputs a URL, and what I want it to do is use the Embed.ly API to display the news. I've got the API side figured out. Here's the ...
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Custom post metadata not appearing in public API

I'm using wordpress.com's public REST API to retrieve custom posts from a Wordpress installation. The JSON that's being returned is missing all the custom fields, however. The fields are definitely ...
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Run A Pre-Built Core PHP Application Under A WordPress Page or Post Route

I have a complete application built in Core PHP and a WordPress site which has stable traffic every month, I need to get this new business application up and running under mysite.com/support. The ...
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How to use “Add link” pop up for a WordPress widget

In the WYSIWYG editor of WordPress you get pop up if you want to add a link for a text. Is there a possibility to access this functionality? Because I want to use this pop up for a WordPress widget ...
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WP List Table in custom post type

I want to use WP_List_Table class on a custom post type to create a whole new admin panel (the original one will exist, but I want to have several others with specific filters and criteria set upon ...
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Get value of a key from a Plugin Serialized array

I want to get details about a plugin hosted on WordPress.org Repository by making a call to API at http://api.wordpress.org/plugins/info/1.0/ I have pasted below the code I used and the output. I am ...
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Simpler API to build quick edit for custom posts type

The actual API for building quick edits it's not very logic, and seems more an hack than something built for the purpose. Is there something simpler to use, maybe a wrap around the API provided by a ...
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How to return a setting on the front end via settings API only when the value is not empty?

This is a quick question, I hope. If I have the following, what do I have to wrap it in to make sure it shows only when there's an actual value? <a href="<?php echo ...
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Build dynamic page from cURL (HTML page) response with plugin

I feel like I am missing something simple here, but can't figure it out I need to have my plugin build links to a page that is built entirely via a cURL response. I am building a plugin that ...
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Creating wp_crons using settings API?

I am trying to create my first plugin settings page using the Settings_API but I am not sure what the correct method to use here is. The plugin will parse RSS feeds into posts. The options I want to ...
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New Twitter API and Twitter count + timeline doesn't work anymore [closed]

As some of you might know, Twitter has changed their API. With that some of my plugins / codes stopped working. I tried to fix them on my own, but failed. I tried googling for the new API URL and I ...
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Wordpress Settings API settings not saving for some users

I created a plugin you can see here: http://wordpress.org/plugins/vegas-fullscreen-background-slider/ Some users are saying that settings aren't saving. For me it's working fine but I'm fairly new ...
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How to integrate Yelp API

I'm trying to figure out how to add data from an external site to a basic wordpress site I've created. I'm generally comfortable with basic wordpress setup and features, but now I'm trying to ...
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Get plugin info from Wordpress.org repository API with plain PHP code [duplicate]

The documentation of the Wordpress.org API is quite terrible. It links to a website that gives a 502 Bad Gateway error. To be precise, how should my POST request look to the ...
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Wordpress Login Customization for External Authentication

I'm not sure which approach is best but my situation is something need to tie the admin login with external authentication source. I mean, WP normally is: wp-admin ---> Check with WP Database ...
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Count posts returned by get_posts in external PHP script

I'm using WP from an external PHP script by including the wp-load.php file. All functions and everything works as expected so far, except one thing: I can't get the $wp_query->found_posts to work ...
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How to create an API for my plugin?

I have been developing plugins for WordPress, most plugins I have developed use two or three classes, hence not as huge as Buddypress or WooCommerce. I am planning to develop two open source plugins ...
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Get latest Facebook page update and display it in theme

Is it possible to display the latest post from a Facebook page (Not personal profile) and display it on my website? I've tried this http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/recent-facebook-posts but it ...
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What's the most minimal way in which a page can be hooked into WP?

I do a fair bit with custom API's on WordPress-based sites, typically by creating page templates. However, creating a custom page template, then creating a WP Page that utilizes it is kind of a pain ...
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How can I send edits to my blog programmaticly?

I have started a very simple wordpress blog for a hockey pool I run. The site is located at: http://thekeeperpool.wordpress.com/ I manage the actual stats counting and player movement using a local ...