An array (in PHP) is actually an ordered map. A map is a type that associates values to keys. This type is optimized for several different uses; it can be treated as an array, list (vector), hash table (an implementation of a map), dictionary, collection, stack, queue, and probably more. As array ...

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using array in wordpress database query

I have a strange situation, i'm working on wordpress website and creating a export plugin. On one page i have products name with checkbox and once i select few and submit it pass the value to next ...
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update user meta with multidimensional associative array

I am trying to: If a key exists If inner key exists Update value Else, Create key and populate with value Else, Create key and populate with value(inner array) ...
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How to get values from wordpress listings and use them in javascript array?

I'm trying to get values (latitude, longitude and an image) from the WordPress database and put it into a javascript array. Unfortunately I'm a newbie at Javascript and PHP! Here is the code I have ...
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Save custom post type in different table

I need to store custom post type post data into a custom table, not in wp_posts and wp_postmeta. Is it possible? anyone help please. Actually, I have created two custom post type named "truck" and ...
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Wordpress: How to use post_class() in an echo

I am working on a foreach loop in Wordpress and want to add 'post_class()' to a div within it. Currently the code looks like this: if ( is_array( $posts ) && !empty( $posts ) ) { echo ...
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Array to modify post titles

Could this be converted into an array: function manipulate_post_title($title){ global $post; if ($post->ID == 1) {$title = $title.'suffix';} if ($post->ID == 2) {$title = ...
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Repeatable field within repeatable group of fields

Compounding on Saving metabox repeatable fields ... I've created a metabox with a series of fields that are repeatable. However, within those fields, I'd like to create another field named Choices ...
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Retrieve Array from within Array [closed]

I have an array being created within another array in Wordpress and I need to get the ID value from each Array. This is the code I am using to pull the array <?php $pages = get_field('products'); ...
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Echo only gives me the first part of string

So I was pulling some meta_value and trying to use it in a mass email and tested it first by echoing what I obtain in the array. In var_dump I see the array and that it gets my correct data, but when ...
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How pass a 0 in $atts?

I need to pass an attribute (tabindex="0") into my navigation link. I use this filter: /** * Add tabindex attribute to menu links * * Brings keyboard accessibility for opera browser. */ ...
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Multiple User-Meta Values in One User-Meta Key

Currently, I am adding user metadata with the key position_name and a string value representing a user's position, such that I can retrieve a user's position by way of a call similar to: $position = ...
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Create Array from custom post type to display a slider

I have created a custom post type in my wordpress theme dedicated to creating slides for a slider displayed on the homepage, It has a title, slide text and slide url and also featured image. I'm now ...
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post__in works but also prints the word Array

First line of the code below carries post ids captured via a form. Then rest of the code helps pull the post-thumbnail of the respective post ids $sel_ids = $_SESSION['selected_ids']; if ( ! ...
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How can I get an array of all IDs from the current queried object?

I am trying to join an array of post IDs together. Right now, it seems my code is creating a separate array for each ID, instead of one array with each ID. This is the code that I have come up with. ...
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Get the values from an array string to work with post__in

Basically i need help to build a proper array to pass as value of post__in Basically code has to get featured images of posts only for selected ids. I need your help to extract the values of ...
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Get current user array into hyperlink

I am unsure how to take data from the user array and place some of these values into the following hyperlink. I want to replace the email address, first name and last name with the values from the ...
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Grouping posts by a custom meta value

I'm trying to output a list of dates that are held in a meta key called event_dates without duplicates. I've also tried a wp_query with a meta_compare but I'm not able to make that work either. Any ...
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ACF checkbox array is returning numbers, not labels [closed]

I am using Advanced Custom Fields and the add-on Repeater to create a field in the admin through which a user can select multiple icons. Each icon has an associated label, and I'm trying to return the ...
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WP Query posts__in not working with array

I am using the following code to generate a specific list of posts with WP_Query $args = array ( 'post__in' => $cookie_array, 'post_type' => 'tyre', 'post_status' => ...
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I need to exclude from a query a category and a few custom taxonomies

I need to exclude from a query a category and a few custom taxonomies. Is this code right? This query don't exclude any post, the one with the category, or the custom taxonomy. What am I doing wrong? ...
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How to save double quotes in post meta, when the post meta data is an array? [closed]

Ok so I've been scratching my head on this one for a while. I'm making a plugin that adds a custom meta box to a custom post type. I'm using the update_post_meta function to save the data from the ...
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Pulling posts tagged with similar title name

I'm trying to pull in posts in a page that are tagged with the same page title. For example, if the page is called Banana Pants, then I can call all associated posts manually like this: <?php ...
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Get current user array with post string

I need to get 10 current user fields and pass the field values to a post string. The post string is expecting certain label names for each value. Example - post string expects 'firstname' => ...
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Adapting a php array to WordPress

The guys over at the other Stackoverflow said I should post this here. I've been reading and tweaking code for three days and can't figure this out, because I'm new to php. The developer that wrote ...
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array of objects to do_action, callback gets singular object?

So I was passing an array of objects through an action today, no biggy, and things were working fine. Until I was iterating over one of the arguments to a callback and started getting errors. The only ...
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display post tags on single.php inside loop

I want to display the tags of the current post in the single.php and do the following: <?php if (have_posts()) : while (have_posts()) : the_post(); ?> <h1 class="single_h"><?php ...
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wp_postmeta store multiple values in one key [closed]

I am currently storing some data in a custom field like this: $get_ref = $_SERVER['HTTP_REFERER']; $ref = get_post_meta($post->ID, 'page_ref', true ); $ref[] = $get_ref; ...
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Category based on post id

I have the following: $custom_loop = new WP_Query( array('category_name'=>$category, 'meta_key'=>'name', 'orderby' => 'meta_value', 'order' => 'ASC', 'posts_per_page'=>'-1')); How ...
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Widget checkbox array empty on update function

I have a widget that is not passing checkbox state to $new_instance, specifically $instance[ 'posts' ]; if I dump $new_instance in the update function it is empty? All the other instance variables are ...
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How to use IN array properly in Wordpress?

I have an array containting these values (including the apostrohpes): 'course_3202','course_3201','course_3200','course_3199' I try to fetch results from these values in postmeta-table. SELECT * ...
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Automatically adding meta data to posts or multiple query help

I run an events company whose website uses a custom post type system for posts (blog), events and tickets all stored as CPT's in the DB. On the guestlist (which counts 'ticket' custom posts if the ...
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get_*_meta doesn't always return an array

I find it annoying that functions like get_user_meta or get_post_meta will return an array if the meta key exists or false if it doesn't. This means I need to do a check like so: $meta = ...
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How to get specific string in explode array?

I have a shortcode where I'm trying to get a specific string from the $args array below. Query: <?php $args = array( //'post_type' => $posttype, 'post_type' => explode( ', ', $posttype ), ...
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How to avoid filling up an array each time I run a WP_query?

I am making a following user system and need some help for retrieving the users ids a user is following. At the moment I am using the following SQL query for retrieving the users ids a user is ...
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posts_per_page - Repeats only first posts 'post__in' array

This question correlates with a previous question I was able to solve here: http://wordpress.stackexchange.com/a/137929/28389 I am using an array for 'post__in', and I am able to run this no problem. ...
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Removing a taxonomy term

There is a Wordpress function called wp_remove_object_terms that unfortunatly doesn't seem to work. I am trying to achieve the same ends using the following $post_terms = wp_get_object_terms( ...
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post__in - Placing content from a foreach loop inside of an array

I know this code is incorrect, but it's a basis of what I am trying to achieve. I am parsing an xml feed via PHP and running a foreach loop to get a value from a specific key. Here is the snippet I ...
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Populate Array with values from another arrray [closed]

I have retrieved WP_Post object and i stored it in a variable. Array ( [0] => WP_Post Object ( [ID] => 45 [post_author] => 1 [post_date] => 2014-03-10 14:22:01 ...
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Minimize database queries to user tables?

I'm trying to come up with a strategic way to collect large amounts of usermeta data (and output to the screen) while keeping database queries low. Some pages, like the home page, single pages, and ...
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Update value of a associative array with update_post_meta

I am trying to change the value of a specific key of an associative array which was saved in my post meta. This is how my array is saved in a custom field: Array ( [0] => Array ( ...
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Metabox repeating fields - radio buttons not saving correctly

I have multiple radio buttons set up inside of a metabox in a custom post type. I have created the metabox like so: add_action('admin_init', 'add_meta_boxes', 1); function add_meta_boxes() { ...
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Array in meta key?

I have a custom post type called "conference". I want to create a specific meta key for users who have registered for the conference. For example the meta key slug would be registered_users which ...
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Tax query array terms display out of order

I want my tax_query terms to display posts in the order I have them listed in the array below but it is not following the order listed. $args = array( 'post_type' => 'staff', ...
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File input returns null in theme options array

Trying to work out a rather complex array situation with a theme options page. While working with file upload I can't seem to get it to work. Any idea what I might be missing? Simplified example ...
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Order posts with custom taxonomy array

I am trying to make my loop go through the posts that are associated with these terms. Currently nothing is being output. <?php $args = array( 'post_type' => 'staff', ...
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How do I create a numbered list with PHP? [closed]

I'm having some difficulty functioning this morning! This isn't specifically WP (more PHP), but I think that it would benefit WP devs in the future, so I'm asking here. I'm trying to create a list ...
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Can't print out returned value

Function to return the meta value as per author. <?php function ac_author_score() { $userID = get_the_author_meta( 'ID' ); $query = array ( 'author' => $userID, ...
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Get posts by list of post IDs ordered by those IDs?

I am going to make a "favourite" posts box, but the article id's are stored in another DB so I only get an array of IDs (which are relevant to the WP DB). I think it could be done with get_posts() or ...
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wpdb select from using array as search parameters

Similar to how you can insert into an array using code such as $wpdb->insert( $table_name, $inputs); //where inputs is an array I want to do a sql select statement with code such as ...
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Does meta_value (array) work with 'orderby'?

My goal here is to query posts by a meta_key, with the values falling in between 1-100. When pulled, it is suppose to be ordered by ascending starting from 1 to 100. $post = array( ...