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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Customizer, change preview url when a control changes

I've a dropdown control that lists all pages of the website. When I select a page in the dropdown I would update the preview iframe to that page. There is the following method to change the ...
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Soundcloud Smart Player

I have a lyrics website on WordPress with thousands of lyrics, and I am looking to embed a player on each one. But I have realised it would be tedious and time consuming to do that. How would I ...
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Change post-slug using wordpress API? Change permalink of a post using php / jquery?

When calling wp_insert_post() see api there seems to be no possibility to set the post slug / the post permalink of the new entry. e.g. is there a way to check if: a string is possible to use as ...
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Using Wordpress as an API

I'm considering using the new WP API to power a mobile app. I also want to have a web frontend with a restricted membership area, BuddyPress as well as bbPress installed. I'm wondering though if ...
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Integrate product feed API in Woocommerce [closed]

I want to integrate an API for automatically import products from a 3rd party. I have the API for that . API documentation says as follows., We update inventory every 24 hours! The API ...
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Does it still make sense using json endpoint ep_mask now that there's the new rest api? [closed]

I was wondering... Maybe I don't get the point here, don't know. I think that the rewrite api is still usefull for creating beautiful frontend urls for regular users. But I'm not sure on adding a json ...
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878 views

How to use REST API over CURL with authentication?

I am trying to use the WordPress Rest Api with authentication to get more data from the API. I have installed the Oauth plugin, rest-api plugin, and gotten API credentials from WP-CLI. I have ...
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Dynamic URL, not a physical page within the database

Knowing how WordPress essentially processes page requests (through index.php and .htaccess), I'm trying to figure out the best way to "ignore" a certain permalink structure, or rewrite it in such way ...
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362 views

Wordpress Rest API

I'm trying to call a post from a Wordpress install using WP REST API. I keep getting an error in return and I can't find out why. Do I need to authenticate? One website said I don't need to ...
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Best way to integrate contact us page with wordpress REST API

I want to integrate contact us page on my site. I am using Angular for frontend and WP-REST api. I want to capture Fullname, email, subject and Message but I am wondering what is the suitable way to ...
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Send Order Confirmation automatically to customer's mobile number

I'm trying to implement below SMS API from Textlocal.in which I have received. I want to send automatic order confirmation text message to customers placing an order on this website. http://52.77.236....
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How can I create a rearrangeable list of items like OptionTree offers with the Theme Customization API?

I have a theme that currently uses OptionTree, I'd like to move to the WP Theme Customizer API. In OptionTree I can have a list of items that can be edited and drag and drop rearranged. Is there a ...
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how to authenticate for the REST API from a plugin and from command line

I want to try the new REST API but I'm not used to this kind of things. Basically, I want to use it to GET custom posts via ajax and show on the website frontend (I'm building an ajax product ...
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XMLRPC: How to retrieve possible custom fields for a new post?

I'm planning to implement certain XMLRPC elements in my external web application. If I'm passing wp.newPost as the method, how can I get the possible custom_fields? I don't have access to the ...
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Querying Posts Using JSON API

I am looking at the WordPress JSON API Plugin. What I'd like to do is query all posts in a custom taxonomy term called wales. I have been able to get all posts in the post type listings using this url ...
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Searching & displaying results from the Wordpress database on another (Multisite)site

We have site 1, where there is a custom posttype called listings. On site 1 we have included a search/filter facility, but we have been asked to display this information on a completely separate, ...
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Integrate Stripe api into Bedrock/Sage theme

My question is how do i get WordPress to recognize my new class so i can use it in my charge-card.php AND how do i get it to load Stripe in my actual class, using doesnt seem to work. I'm pulling in ...
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Query WP REST API v2 by multiple meta keys

Using v2 of the REST API, I'm wanting to query some posts by multiple meta keys. With v1 I was able to format the url like &filter[meta_value][month]=12&[meta_value][year]=2015 and it worked (...
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basic wordpress api endpoint to serve a key-value dictionary

i am using wordpress JetPack JSON API to serve a self-hosted site posts to a mobile app. i need to serve a basic key-value dictionary from the same site admin panel to manipulate some settings in the ...
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get_month_link uses what wordpress template?

I tried using archive.php and category.php but always index.php is used of my template. How can I customize what template file is used?
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Should I store external API data in my WP database or keep it as a transient?

I am in a situation where I need to use data from an API (XML) served by a third party in my WordPress site. The data will be updated on that third party application. Specifically this is data about ...
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Wordpress Customizer - reload controls

I have several controls setup, one of which is a custom multi-select field which allows you to select several different options, based on these selected options I tailor make other sections/controls. ...
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Wordpress REST API not returning all posts

I am trying to get the json data of my posts. I have tried with both v1.2.4 and v2 of the REST API plugin. If I enter http://example.com/wp-json/posts?type=magazine or http://example.com/wp-json/...
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Help using acf/save_post hook to connect to Untappd API and update_field [closed]

What I am trying to accomplish is: when I save a or update a post, I want to access the Untappd API, grab a link to an image, and update an ACF field with that link. I am attempting to use the acf/...
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Get private posts by Wordpress API

Now i'm using Wordpress API for my iOS app and I have a problem with get posts API: I want to get all visible posts of a site ( all public posts, event posts with password ) but I can get publics post ...
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Cannot get transient to work on shortcode, Moz API

I'm new to transients and have been having a tough time switching over. I was able to fix my shortcodes for Facebook and Twitter API, but I can't get Moz API to work as a transient. Below is the ...
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Tie specific functions to options-update for limiting API requests

I'm coding an update for my Mollie payment gateway plugin for WordPress (for Easy Digital Downloads). The old plugin only performs one API call to the Payment Gateway, when processing a payment. The ...
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create web service for android app using wordpress website

I have to create Web services for android app using WordPress Database. where user can login and register using android app. that record will be saved in WordPress database. display All the posts of ...
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Define PHP variable from a seperate API if statement

I am trying to put together a function that will echo certain text based on a range of numbers. One of number(s) I am trying to compare against is echoed in my template as such -- <?php if ( ...
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725 views

REST API for Multisite

Is there a WordPress REST API for Multisite? I know this is fully functional for normal WordPress, but does the API also allow usage of Multisite?
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Programmatically Upload File to Wordpress Using an API [closed]

I believe there is a WordPress API that can be used to programmatically upload a local file from a Windows Documents Folder using any application (like C#) to upload a file to the WordPress uploads ...
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WP/WooCommerce REST API cart/checkout/order [closed]

Since the WordPress Rest API is getting merged into core and WooCommerce extended their API as well I stared to wonder how it would be possible to build an entire eCommerce website with it. When you ...
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Do you see any problems (mainly security-related) with how I've used wp_ajax_* actions?

I am writing a Wordpress plugin that will allow logged in users to manage a specific resources via WP admin interface. These resources should then be made available to an Android app, but only users ...
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Wordpress SMS API integration without plugin

I am struggling with SMS sending in WordPress without plugin, I have a, API, but that API is not working. Example: function mysite_woocommerce_order_status_processing( $order_id ) { $mobile="...
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Wordpress API menu theme location assign doesen't work for second+ item

I'm trying to create 2 menus, one main menu and a footer menu. The script below creates the menus and assigns the pages but it cannot assign the second menu and onwards to the theme menu location. It ...
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selfhosted site, slow REST API-calls

I'm using Wordpress REST API to access some posts from an app were creating, but the api-calls are really slow! if i'm using the domain in the call like this: https://public-api.wordpress.com/rest/v1....
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Pull info from Soundcloud embed into a custom field?

I'm working on a blog that has over 4000 posts. Most of them have a soundcloud embed iframe in the post. I am creating a new custom field (using Advanced Custom Fields) that uses a custom player ...
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Wordpress plugin shortcodes not outputting anything

I'm in the process of creating a WordPress plugin that retrieves information from a Minecraft Server. I have the script to do this working fine as just a PHP script, however, when I try to convert ...
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WordPress API - count posts

Is there a way to count the number of posts / pages via the WordPress API? I'm wanting to insert a post then check, using the API, that the count has gone up by 1. I've looked at http://codex....
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Can an RSS item be altered with a hook?

I would like to alter the content of each item in a site's RSS feed with a regular expression. The rss2_item hook is close but it is run just after the item has been output, so is only really useful ...
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How to get Slim framework routes to work?

Using the Slim Framework for a REST API to query post data in a custom plugin: // custom plugin file // code reworked from https://github.com/Botnary/wp-slim-framework @define('SLIM_BASE_PATH', '...
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Delete Transient when clicking 'Save Changes' on options page

I have an options page setup for a ticker tape on a theme I am working on. It has a number of options such as Title, number of posts to display and what categories to display posts from. I have also ...
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create importer with importer api [closed]

I want create new custom importer but I don't know which way is best I googled and find out wordpress has an importer api but there isn't no tutorial and reference Can you help me?
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Which filter called the function [duplicate]

I've created a function that does some replacing of urls and is called by several filters: add_filter( 'theme_root_uri', array( $this, 'replaceCDN' ), 99, 1 ); add_filter( 'plugins_url', array( $...
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Users credentials and syncing from third party with WooCommerce

I am trying to build a web store for a client who has already had a mobile app. the mobile app team would like to sync user's password as they update it both on the mobile app and the web store. ...
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Wrote a WP Cron Plugin and it triggers a fatal error upon activation

I'm writing a WP Plugin for one of my sites that hooks into a public API to get app data and save that within Wordpress to allow for WP to be able to search & filter the data based on new ...
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multi-language multi-site with REST API

I am creating a site with multiple sub-sites that should support multiple languages and be queryable with a REST API. The site itself is mostly a CMS with various pages and maybe some posts for ...
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Load data via xml api and display it in your posts and pages

it is possible to implement xml api data in WordPress site, i found a plugin that support only json https://wordpress.org/plugins/json-data-shortcode/, how to load data via xml api and display it in ...
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How to load API's in WordPress?

I am trying to learn WP Theme development. And I am wondering what's the proper way to load api's? For example Google Maps: <script src="http://maps.googleapis.com/maps/api/js"></script> ...
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WP OAuth Server “The grant type was not specified in the request”

I've installed WP OAuth Server to make an SSO thing with my Wordpress, but I can't get it to work proper. I followed this example on how to set up Single Sign On. I'm stuck at Step 3. I get this error:...