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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Using WordPress only for the backend, and using AngularJS as a frontend

I'm developing a web application for a friend who needs an online portfolio. As a learning experience, I'm trying to do the front-end with AngularJS and using Wordpress as a backend with the official ...
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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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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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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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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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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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How would you associate location data with a post?

I'm just wondering how you would associate several addresses to a post. My first guess is to create a custom post type with custom fields, then make an API call to Google Maps for the long and lat, ...
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Is Wordpress API visible from PHP file called in htaccess

I'm trying to add some rewriterules in the .htaccess file to deal with hotlinked images - specifically I want to add the URL from the post where the image appeared to the header location information ...
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wp_signon returns user but the user is not logged in because wp installed on subdomain. How to make it work?

I am using the WordPress API to get the user login. My code: <?php define('WP_USE_THEMES', false); require('wp-blog-header.php'); $creds = array(); $creds['user_login'] = 'user'; $creds['...
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how do I delete (not exclude) a menu item from navigation bar

I'm building a site's navigation bar programmatically, using the following code: wp_update_nav_menu_item($menu->term_id, 0, array( 'menu-item-title' => $page_data->post_title, 'menu-...
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Passing variables to new page

I'm trying to pass the variables to a new page, I made a function in my theme to get the results. Now when I use yelplist(); on the front page of my theme it gets the results and when i click on the ...
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Get paged category link programmatically

I want to get the link to a category (specified by id) but with a paged value (e.g. page 3 of category id 4). I was looking into get_category_link()Codex, but it only returns the link to the first ...
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Encoding Method for URLs?

Is there a method or API that WordPress uses to encode the URLs similar to how it generates part of the URL when using the title in the URL? I am writing a plugin that generates URLs and would like to ...
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WP Rest API - How to get featured image

I'm very new to this API, in fact I've only spent couple hours on it so far. I've done my research but cannot find anything about it... The issue is, I can't seem to get the featured image of a post. ...
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How to get a post's associated taxonomies and terms in wp api v2

I am using angular to get a list of posts back from the post endpoint for the wp api. These posts have different taxonomies and terms associated with them. I want to use angular's search filters ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Integrate WooCommerce to PromoSoftware Rest API

Hi guys been trying to get WooCommerce to send customer details via API to PromoSoftware Promosoftware api info add_action('woocommerce_thankyou', 'send_order_to_ext'); function ...
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Theme Customization API Changes not Saving

I'm having some trouble using the Theme Customization API for the first time. I'm following a tutorial, but I seem to be doing something wrong. I'm trying to allow users to change text on a page ...
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Custom permalink structure for remote content pages

I'm trying to create a WordPress site that integrates with a very specific CRM in a remote server. The CRM holds a number of entries that should be displayed on the site, but if possible I'd like to ...
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Best way to hook a custom url?

Let say I've a custom page with slug created "/products", I want user will be able to POST to a form with url "/products/create" and allow us to render some JSON output. The "/products/create" page ...
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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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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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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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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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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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Lead form that submits to 2 external APIs

I need to add 2 registration forms to my wp website, each form should submit the information in it to 2 different APIs. I don't know even where to begin. Is there a plugin that can help me handle the ...
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Multiple sub directories for theme template pages

I apologize if this questions has already been answered, I have a feeling I'm just not using the right terminology for my search. I'm in the process of building a base theme for my employer. One of ...
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get_pages and get_posts returning different data?

this is driving me crazy... I have an admin plugin page that lists pages for a wordpress website. I'm trying to list all the pages using get_pages() but for some reason once pages are published they ...
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hybridauth (google OAuth integration) and WP problems

I'm trying to implement the script shown here: http://hybridauth.sourceforge.net/userguide/Integrating_HybridAuth_SignIn.html To allow people to sign in with Google to my site. However I am getting ...
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term_exists returns NULL

According to the codex ( http://codex.wordpress.org/Function_Reference/term_exists ), term_exists returns some mixed results but not NULL. In my case, I'm getting NULL, what am I doing wrong? In ...
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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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Including content from legacy app: via plugin or custom content?

I am looking to integrate content that exist in a legacy system to a wordpress blog. The content can be accessed from the legacy system via SOAP. I have some PHP experience and some (limited) ...
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Why may one avoid Jetpack plugin? [closed]

I've been looking around the web at reviews and analyses of Jetpack, and I haven't been able to find any coherent discussion surrounding why not to use the Jetpack other than avoiding Wordpress.com's ...
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jQuery Tabs in Shortcode API

Pastebin of the html prototype and my attempt at the wp function -> http://pastebin.com/91zBv8sk I want a simple notation so its easy for new users to use. So something like this: [tabs] [tab ...