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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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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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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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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New Customizer Menu (WP 4.3) - how is called?

The new "Menu" in Customizer got released in 4.3. I need to know how to "get" to it. <?php $wp_customizer->get_panel(' ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ');?> Any help?
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Displaying the post count of all custom taxonomy terms in a list format

I thought this would have displayed the post counts right next to the clickable links wp_tag_cloud( array( 'taxonomy' => $taxonomy, 'format' => 'list', 'smallest' => 12, 'largest' => ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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:...
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Use WordPress user database in external php application

As the title tells I'm looking for a solution on how to use my wordpress database in an external php application. I want to use Wordpress because I want only one place for users. One place one ...
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Passing form data via AJAX to REST API And displaying results

I'm new to WordPress but have been programming PHP for a long time... I searched a bunch of questions but couldn't find what I need. I have a page with a search form that contains a few parameters ...
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Is there a way to tell if a shorcode's handler is being run before or after the content formatting filter?

Apparently (based on what I observe) WordPress runs every shortcode handler twice for every time that shortcode appears --- once, preliminarily, before the output is processed (and the output of the ...
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Sync posts from one WordPress site to another

I want to achieve the following - I have 2 WordPress sites hosted on different servers. Let's call A as sender site and B as receiver site. Whenever I add/update/delete any post in A, it should be ...
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PHP > Scheduled Tasks > Sending daily email with dynamic API variables

I'm trying to write a PHP cron job that would call an API, return a set of numerical variables, calculate a second set of variables, and send an email to selected recipients with those variables ...
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How to get featured post title & image using JSON API?

Is there any possibility to get featured post title and image using the JSON API. I tried using this: example.com/?json=the_post_thumbnails&count=3 But instead of recent posts, I get featured ...
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Use Gravity Forms and a Shopping Cart for output to Freshbooks for an Estimate [closed]

I've been asked to develop a website pretty much like (but not the same as): http://www.yoursingapore.com/ basically we need to allow people to add Wordpress posts (custom post types) into a sort of ...
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Save values generated via API as taxonomy terms

I'm using the IMDB Connecter plugin to grab meta data for movies and I'm wondering if I can save some of the information it generates as terms in a custom taxonomy that already exists. What I want to ...
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creating shortcode to pull json array

Frankly - this may be a duplicate of another question I have out there. Sorry if it is. I'm learning this site and PHP/Wordpress development. I have partnerships with local sites that use JSON and we'...
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Jetpack JSON API configure button not showing [closed]

Installed fresh WP on my Hostgator - shared host plan. Installed Jetpack, connected to wordpress but can't make the JSON API to work. After activating there's no Configure button just deactivate ...
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I have to post data by AJAX in wordpress to another Website

I have to post data by AJAX in wordpress to another Website (http://123abc.com/register) .But I always get Error .This is my jquery AJAX code: <script> $(document).ready(function() { // ...
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API Functions to Register and Show WordPress List Tables

I am developing my own plugin and I am trying to figure out how to add WordPress List Tables to my admin page. I am aware I can write the the HTML myself but if there is an API method this is the most ...
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Convert output of nav_menu items into a tree-like multidimensional array

Is there any way to grab the nav menu items as a multidimensional array instead of a flat array? By a tree-like structure I mean something that would preserve relationship between child and parent ...
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Does the WordPress API have Modal Dialogs

Does the WordPress API have a Modal Dialog like BootStrap does? In my WordPress Plugin admin page - the plugin settings page accessed through the Dashboard - I would like to have modal dialogs appear ...
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WordPress keeps autoplaying my Youtube-Links no matter what I write

WordPress (with the LayerSlider plugin) keeps autoplaying my video no matter what code I use. Here's the embed-Link for the video: <iframe width="840" height="473" src="http://www.youtube.com/...
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What is this HTTP_REFERRER “WordPress/4.1.2”

On our website we have huge traffic with same IP and referrer "WordPress/4.1.2; http://www.xxxx.com". The log line looks like: 62.24.2.2 - - [22/Apr/2015:17:28:15 +0200] "GET /wp-content/uploads/...
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Example Dashboard Widget, Cancel not working

Working from the Code from Wordpress API Dashboard Widget Example: https://codex.wordpress.org/Example_Dashboard_Widget I am able to build the plugin, the number updates perfectly when I click ...
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Wordpress C# User Login

I have a very basic C# login system first i've work with localhost and basic databasebase username-password but now i want to connect my project to my website which is wordpress then i realize ...
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WP Customizer - Prevent live preview

How do I prevent a widget being updated in the customizer preview if a widget field fails a JS validation check? More generally, is there any actual documentation for the customizer JS API? (I mean ...
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Convert HTML5/CSS3 site to Wordpress Theme (need a lot of plugins) or just use the API?

I'm a PHP developer creating a new site with a Wordpress backend. I'm niota Wordpress expert, I've managed to make custom page types in the old site's theme and can manage plugins etc but I'm not an ...
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Retrieving pages with multiple tags using REST API

I'm having some difficulty understanding syntax to make a call from my application to the wordpress REST API when it it comes to getting pages that contain multiple tags. I have no problem with doing ...
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Return scheduled posts with WP REST API

I'm using WP REST API plugin for a custom web application and I need to get access to the scheduled posts of the target wordpress website. However I can't find any parameter or filter to achieve this ...
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Theme Customizer API Live Preview

I'm having some trouble with getting the text that I type in the input field to appear on the page whilst I type (live preview). When I hit save and refresh, the changes are saved, they just for some ...
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Can a plugin differentiate syndication feeds from actual site views?

Is there anything in the WordPress API that I can use in a plugin to detect whether the current request to WordPress is a pull of the syndication feed -- as opposed to an actual view of the web-site? ...
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Google Places API With ACF [closed]

I'm creating a site that has a Venue custom post type, and one of the custom fields (using advanced custom fields) is the hours of operation for the business. I was going to manually find this ...
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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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Can i use init hook for API purpose?

My question title might be little confuse. Here is the scenario, For example: I am giving an API service from my wordpress site. Using it others can know few information. Like if they send a User ID ...
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How to get Wordpress Plugins Data in PHP using Plugin API?

I am trying to get the list of Wordpress plugins using the Wordpress Plugin API in a PHP page. Plugin API: http://api.wordpress.org/plugins/info/1.0/ I read lots of articles regarding this but they ...
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Submit comment via JSON from Android device

I have a Wordpress blog together with a little Android App, developed by myself. Now I want to expand my app a little. My goal is to implement a kind of live ticker. The function is as follows: On my ...
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Is there a limit on making calls to WordPress.org API's?

I am writing a plugin which makes calls to https://api.wordpress.org/plugins/info/1.0/{slug}.json Is there a limit on making calls to WordPress.org API's? For example once per hour or every 10 ...
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Using filters and actions for plugin API?

I want to integrate a public API to a plugin that I develop. The usual way other plugins integrate APIs is to define some functions that can be called by any theme or plugin. However, I think this ...
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How to build an API as a plugin

I want to create a REST API endpoint for a wordpress site where I can get a JSON response for different queries. I have tried the tutorial here, but I cant seem to figure out how it works. Do I need ...
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Implementing the wp json-rest api

I have a client that wants to use the wp json-rest api to allow third-party sites to push custom posts (in this case property listings) up to our site. I've been looking at using the wp json-rest api,...
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Implement External API into Wordpress [closed]

I am trying to implement parts of an external api found here (http://api.football-data.org/alpha/soccerseasons/) into my wordpress theme. However I have no idea to get the data from X to Y. I have ...
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WordPress and multithreading

I'm working on a plugin. I've created an API that reads and writes to a custom table in the DB. This API can be called potentially from N clients simultaneously (and it really happens). I noticed that ...