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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What is the proper url for facebook api to work with wordpress?

This may seem silly but after google searching it I was unable to find a solution. I'm using the newest facebook PHP SDK and wordpress. I've tested my code in plain php and it works like a charm. ...
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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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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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Consuming an external API to publish/post to wordpress

Is there a solution or a way to consume an external web service API (could be JSON or SOAP) to be able populate/update a wordpress blog ? For example using wikipedia api to pull content that ...
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WP.org API: Accessing plugin downloads “Today” value?

I'm developing a plugin to display stats for downloads and various other information that developers might want to display on their sites about what they have developed. I've found documentation on ...
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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_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'; ...
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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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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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WP function/filter for modifying http headers?

Is there a dedicated WP function, action or filter to use when adding/modifying the HTTP headers? For now I just hook a PHP header() call into the WP 'init' hook like this: add_action('init', ...
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How do you create a “virtual” page in WordPress

I'm trying to create a custom API endpoint in WordPress, and I need to redirect requests to a virtual page in the root of WordPress to an actual page that ships with my plug-in. So basically, all ...
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Connect external web app to wordpress

We have a web app that will allow users to edit their videos; and add intros, outros, and watermarks. Once the user already done on their video. We need to provide an option to post or syndicate ...
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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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An Unexpected HTTP Error occurred during the API request

I just did a clean install of Wordpress. But I have a problem when I install or use the WordPress API. So send me a sign An Unexpected HTTP Error occurred during the API request. The strange ...
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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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How can you check if you are in a particular page in the WP Admin section? For example how can I check if I am in the Users > Your Profile page?

I'm building a plugin and I want to add bits of javascript in the admin head but only for certain admin pages. I don't mean pages as in a WordPress page that you create yourself but rather existing ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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Which of my blog and personal data is being transfered when Wordpress automatically checks for updates?

I'm generally concerned about privacy and I've heard that with each contact to the Wordpress API for update checks and similar a lot of my blogs data is being transfered. To get a better impression, ...
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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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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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Difference Between Filter and Action Hooks?

I have been looking at the plugin API a bit more in depth recently and I was wondering what real differences there were between action and filter hooks. They both are events that receive data as a ...
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210 views

WordPress stats API key

Everytime WordPress stats updates, I need to provide the API key. Is there some way to automate this?
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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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Integrate ZOHO Recruit API?

I'm working with a client using ZOHO Recruit to manage his staffing agency. The form for candidates to submit their information is given by ZOHO as a simple embed code. However, for employers to ...
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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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External WordPress API

I'd like to manipulate a WordPress website from another program/website. IS there an API already written that provides access, and authentication, to do this? Ideally, I'll be using a multi-site ...
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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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PHP class to add pages and fields in admin panel

I'm trying to build a little class to help build some simple input fields into a custom page in WordPress admin panel, here's what I've got: <?php class create_panel { public $default_settings = ...
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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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In the new Theme Customizer API, how to send a value from the front back to the admin panel?

I'm digging a bit into the new Theme Customizer API, in particular into the javascript one, and what I find is delighting. I've managed to add my own custom parameters, and I also have the javascript ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 ...