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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Why does get_users suddenly return duplicates?

I'm having a hard time figuring this one out. I'm running a simple users query : $args = array( 'role' => 'custom_role', 'orderby' => 'ID', 'order' => 'DESC', 'number' => ...
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Get custom post fields from multiple metaboxes

I'm registering multiple metaboxes in my write posts panels. In functions.php: $meta_boxes[] = array( 'id' => 'products', 'title' => 'Products', 'pages' => array('post', 'page', '...
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How to store multiple values in 1 meta_key with radio input?

How do I store multiple values in one meta_key through a radio input and then display the two values on the page? One value would be a text string and the other would be a link that would go with ...
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Get list of all registered post types slugs

I'd like to get a list (array) of all the post types I registered. Precisely I would like to retrieve their slugs. Could someone help me? thanks!
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Obtaining values from objects

This code works fine and returns two StdClass Objects for each of my two posts: $children = get_pages($args); foreach ($children as $cake=>$element) { $args = array( ...
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Accessing value from associative array

Here's my code: $args = array( 'child_of' => $CurrentPage ); $children = get_pages( $args ); foreach ($children as $child) { foreach ($...
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Accessing array elements (get_pages)

I'm trying to access the page ID of the child so that I can recursively call the get_children function on that child (to get grandchildren). if ($CurrentPage) { $args = array( ...
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Add 2 values to post__not_in

How can I add to values to the post__not_in function? For example, I want to exclude $value1 and $value2 from a loop Any ideas? Thanks in advance
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Use premade array as categories in wp_query?

I have a theme options panel that the user can set which categories they want to use which is then saved as an array $blog_cat[0] etc. They can select as many categories as they want for the array ...
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How to include post count in this “get_tags” snippet

Can anyone tell me how I can show a post count in this code snippet? <?php $tags = get_tags(); if ($tags) { foreach ($tags as $tag) { echo '<li><a href="' . get_tag_link( $tag-&...
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Working with query_posts ( arrays and query strings)

I'm trying to use the search query along with an array of arguments to narrow down search results, but I'm failing horribly. This is what I have so far. $paged = (get_query_var('paged')) ? ...
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Array: What is this value based on?

I need to do an import of an array of checkboxes, but there is a value that I don't how it is determined. The array is based on a user meta option that I created that shows a list of category ...
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How to set the default value of a option in a theme?

$shortname = "nuod"; array( "name" => "Custom Logo URL", "desc" => "Enter the link to your site's custom logo.", "id" => $shortname."_logo", "type" => "text", "std" => "...
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Wordpress Plugin Dev: Using array for WP options

I am busy dabbling with writing a WP plugin and hitting a bit of a problem. I believe its best practice to store wp options to an array rather than individually which is great no probs. I have two ...
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tax_query operator woes

I am trying to filter posts by multiple taxonomies. My code below works great, but their is one thing I can't quite figure out. When I filter the posts it seems that they only show the posts that ...
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Order by & include array by specific post ids

I have the following: <?php $num_cols = 2; // set the number of columns here $args = array( 'post_type' => 'testimonials', 'posts_per_page'...
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Categories Listing and Highlighting current category item

My query is on Wordpress and related to categories. I have a set of categories for my posts: All, Cat-a, Cat-b and Cat-c. a. When I click on the link to my posts page, I want to show an archive for '...
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Working with an Array inside Your Theme Options Array - Multiple Values

I apologize if this is covered extensively elsewhere, I'm not sure how to phrase my searches on the topic. Basically, instead of the following standard code to store data in WP-options... $options = ...
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Make Selected Mutiselect Items “selected”

I'm developing a theme settings panel for a new wordpress theme that have an option to exclude categories from being shown in the loop. I managed to get the main functionality to work, using a ...
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Is it possible to store arrays in a custom field?

If I understand correctly, custom fields work like this: key(string/int) => value(string/int) Is it possible to define a custom field like this? key(string/int) => value(array (string/int, ...
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how to limit and display tag?

Hi i need to show random 3 tags for a post. all my posts have been tagged with more than 10 tags, i need to display any 3 tags randomly. for eg: A sample post <a href="/tag1">Tag1</a> &...
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Stuck with a Custom Field Check box Array

Been stuck on this for a while now. Haven't come across anything that has shed any light on it for me... Pardon my ignorance... quite a newbie at this level of php. The problem: I am using the wp-...
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How to create a cumulative posts and members count

I need to show my users cumulative posts and members registered count by date. It has to be displayed in an array format like this for posts array(array(2011,08,02), 500) array(array(2011,08,03), ...
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Querying multiple values from a single key

Bainternet assisted me earler with the relation AND parameter. What I need to do now is determine how to query multiple vales from a single key. If I try to specify two arrays with the same key the ...
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How to order a taxonomy's terms numerically, from lowest to highest using get_terms

I'm using get_terms to output a taxonomy's terms, which are all numbers: For example: 4, 6, 8, 10, 12 How can I order these numerically, so they appear exactly as above? What I'm getting is ...
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Comma seperated list of ID's as an array?

I have the following code that prints a comma separated list which I need in the form of an array, how do I get the list of id's into an array called $excluded_categories with contents as per below? $...
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WordPress & MySQL , problem with use many array in meta_query

I use this code for display custom posts : $args = array( 'category__in' => $bookcat, 'meta_query' => array( 'relation' => 'OR', array('key' => 'bookname','compare'...
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How to get a page array and category array going at the same time?

I'm using the code below to add a logo in the header of certain pages and I'm wodering if there a way to add the logo(sublogo.jpg) to certain categories as well as "page-one", "page-two" and so on? ...
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Decontruct serialized data array from wp_options

I'm trying to decontruct (and recreate) a serialized option value in wp_options called 'my_options' How would I build the array to recreate this option_value that currently exists for 'my_options'? ...
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Alter required message using comment form api

I prefer not to use asterisk markers on required fields in the comment form. So I'd like to remove or alter the 'required fields are marked (*)' message. Being a good wordpress user, I'd like to do ...
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search serialised meta_value for date value?

i've saved and array of 'open days' as a serialised array in a meta value. I was hoping i could then just search this field for the selected dates but i can't seem to create a match. serialised = a:...
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Working with multiple values and metaboxes

I have multiple values I need to be able to punch into a meta-box on the post edit screen. EX: I am working with set-list information for concerts. Song 1 Song 2 Song 3 etc... I am always ...
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How to store post meta in an array?

What is the best way to store post meta in an array (using a custom write box, know how to do that) so that all post meta is in a single custom field?
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How to extract data from a post meta serialized array?

I found an XML to WP decoder script that stores the data as an array in a custom meta field. What is the best way to extract the information? For example how could I display the "Manufactured in" ...
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How do I properly format the user_role array?

I used a role editor recently and needed to delete a role. After deleting it I noticed that it began to appear as blank in the edit user role drop-down. After a bit of investigating and deleting ...
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What kind of object type is WP_Query?

I am getting this error when I try to return the post_title value from my WP_Query: **Fatal error:** Cannot use object of type WP_Query as array Here is the code: $query = new WP_Query( array( '...
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If function exists, and array is met, echo function?

I have a function like the following: <?php echo my_custom_function( array( 'category_url'=>'My Special Category' ) ); ?> It pulls data from the "My Special Category" and displays it. I ...
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Remove “%” from strings in serialized arrays in wp_postmeta

In the course of converting a blog from Blogger to WP and running a script to grab hot-linked images for hosting, I ended up with some funky images names like act%252Bapandas-210x290.png These ...
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Custom functions for string data calculations

Just a quick question. I have a form that calculates values based on user entry. The information is then passed via ajax to a php file for calculation returning the results. The problem is that that ...
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Return array of categories to php function

I am looking for a function that will retrieve the names and ids of all categories that will output a checkbox, or give me the data so I can perform a loop. <input type="checkbox" name="category" ...
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Add custom fields from different posts

I am trying to add up custom fields from different posts. The array I created is not working. Here is the code. <?php $totalpricearray = query_posts('post_type=items&author='.$thisauthorID.'&...
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How can I access 'key' and 'value' from an array in a for loop?

How can I change the for loop below so that I can assign the array's "key" value as the "value" for each input instead of the array's "option" value as I'm now doing (I still want to echo the array's "...
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How do I retrieve multiple values from a multidimensional array in wp_options?

I'm just starting to store data in multi-dimensional arrays in wp_options and I need some help to retrieve some data... My data is below and is stored as option_name "my_category_fields" I need to ...