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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multidimensional array within options table contains same information- for custom plug in

I've created a multidimensional array for some settings within my custom plug in, and when I print_r the original and the inner array I receive exactly the same output. $options = get_option ('...
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Add key and value to an array in another file

In my site I'm using the Product Archive Customizer plugin for WooCommerce. Great plugin. However, there is an option to set the qty of products shown per page. The next piece of code is responsible ...
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WP_insert_term how to insert multiple values as taxonomny term?

I have this script (found online) to import the values of an input form field as a taxonomy term. I got it working, but now I'd like to import/save the values of multiple form fields. Now all it does ...
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getting attachement images src and add classes

I have posts whose each contains 4 attached images. what i'm trying to do in my single.php is to get all the 4 images src to be abble to add different classes to each images. <img class="image_1 ...
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Updating wp_options with an array on save_post results in duplicated entries

I'm not entirely sure this is Wordpress' fault, but I figure I'd ask anyway and see if anyone else has experienced any problems like this before. I'm trying to save an array to a wp_options table row....
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Build Array from Input Fields question

I have a series of input fields sets: <input type="text" name="people[name]" /> <input type="text" name="people[lastname]" /> <input type="text" name="people[email]" /> <input ...
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saving data entered into a Metabox into an array? for use with for/each output.

good afternoon, followed this page to successfully add a Metabox field to my admin page, and now i'm trying to make it useful for me : https://paulund.co.uk/create-custom-meta-boxes i'm trying to ...
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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: $args = array( //'post_type' => $posttype, 'post_type' => explode( ', ', $posttype ), ); ...
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Get css class of menu item in custom menu structure

So, I've created custom markup for a menu. The functionality of the menu is built like so... <?php $parent = array(); if (($locations = get_nav_menu_locations()) && isset($locations[...
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Adding an array from a query string to a WP meta_query

I am collecting values from a query string as an array. Then collecting those values and placing them into the value of the 'meta_query'. I am having trouble where nothing gets outputted from the ...
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JSON not valid after json_encode posts

I'm having problems saving JSON in a custom table in my database. I pull some posts (+ connected posts) from the database and add them to an array. This is a part of my array: array(2) { ["post"]...
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How do I output a database option that is an array into a get_posts array?

This must be fairly simple, but I'm puzzled. And I may be going about it backwards. How do I output a database option that is an array into a get_posts array? I have an option in the database that ...
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meta_query key value from array

I have a custom post type called 'game' with some ACF fields. One of the fields is a Post Object(called review_link) that accepts posts from a category called 'reviews'. One other field is a taxonomy ...
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Changing a specific value inside a complex repeater/flexible content field (ACF)

So I have a really complex ACF repeater / flexible content field (essentially a pagebuilder). What I want to do is get a specific sub-sub-subfield value from one post ($source_post) and insert it in ...
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Multiple entries in get_option results? or why is _multiwidget set to 1?

I am developing a wordpress widget, and need to store some user configuration values, that is why I am using wordpress update_option and get_option. I am new to widget development. I have some ...
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How to display checkbox meta array values one by one?

By wp user frontend I add some checkboxes to users frontend profile. When I use echo get_the_author_meta('my_pet', $author_id) output is: cat| dog| hamster And when I use this loop code $pet = ...
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How to fetch an array in $wpdb?

I have a snippet that will select a data from database table. But I encounter an error: Warning: Invalid argument supplied for foreach() I encounter a new error: Notice: Trying to get property of non-...
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Storing a many to many post type relationship in post meta and keeping SQL ability for Joins

I have 2 Custom Post types and i am manually keeping a relation between them in a many to many relationship by keeping an array as a custom field. All PARENT post types have ONE filed in wp_postmeta ...
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Recent posts with featured image or fallback image with permalink

In my sidebar.php I have some code that prints the recent comments. I could not share the complete code here because of the formating restrictions. You can find the code here: https://codeshare.io/...
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compare database values before an update

in my wordpress, I want to store my form data to database by using: update_user_meta(); I successfully store the data to database and write it to the page, but the problem in whenever I updated the ...
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WP Meta Query for some meta (array) values

If I get my posts using meta_query by 'my_meta_key' only I get something like this Array( [0] => Array( [nested_key1] => something_I_want1 [nested_key2] => ...
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How to use get_stylesheet_directory_uri() in an array?

I create an social icon placeholder on the WordPress theme. I am using this code: "url" => get_stylesheet_directory_uri() . "/images/rss.png" to placed a default icon. I's work on old WP ...
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Query all posts if multiple meta key don't exist

I'm trying to get all posts that don't have a meta ket that starts with aa_. I can do it this way $args = array( 'posts_per_page' => -1, 'category__in' => 23, 'meta_query' => array( '...
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Merge arrays and order set and subset as one

I have two arrays that filter and order posts by two different custom keys. What I need to do is to merge the arrays and order them by their own custom keys, to not have first a list of the array a ...
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Book-like index on a page with foreach custom field and array merge

I'm trying to make a page with a Table of Contents in which my 'lyric' posts need to be ordered by three different custom fields. Basically each song could either be Original or about a Game, and in ...
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Building a scalable Wordpress favouriting plugin - one serialised meta value array or many meta records

I am trying to build a simple Wordpress favourite post plugin that is scalable and could handle 1000s or 10000s of users or more. There are several different approaches that I have seen in other ...
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List users of specific role instead of removing them with specific role

I am currently listing all the users except users with administrator role on custom page template with: <?php $allUsers = get_users('orderby=post_count&order=DESC'); $users = array(); ...
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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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Plugin Options Array Set to Undefined

I want to set a number of plugin options set to blank if they are not defined so I can avoid the PHP notices. What is a better way of writing this code? $options = get_option('plugin_options'); // ...
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Use pre_get_posts to sort meta_key by an array of values

Scenario: I have a bunch of resellers loaded under a "reseller" post type. Each of these resellers have a "rating" which is a string value like Gold, Bronze, Silver - this indicates their status as a ...
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Replace text inside a huge multidimensional array

I've a huge multidimensional array with no-way to foreach it :), Anyway, i want to replace all http to a keyword so if the client convert his website into https he won't change all old images for the ...
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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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update_post_meta from data in multidimensional array created from a form

So, I have a few form fields like so: <input name='mainStageSatOrder[theband][theid]' type='hidden' class='band-id' value='' />"; <input name='mainStageSatOrder[theband][theorder]' type='...
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Add tags to kses_post array parameter

I think I butchered the title but (code below) I am trying to wrap some tags around whatever is written in the $message array, is there a way to do that? Also, is there an easy way to change the $...
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WP Query for variable taxonomies

I am stuck with this. Maybe its simple, maybe its not. But there goes. I understand that the standard way of querying multiple taxonomies in wordpress is using the method described here. https://...
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Get the correct meta_value with get_post_meta

I tried using the function get_post_meta() to get the meta values of my posts. However to my surprise it returns an Array that contains again arrays! So I looked inside the second level array, and was ...
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Get a list of ACF Repeater-Fields as array

I run a Site for a concert & music club. Events are set within a custom post type called "events". In this i set the date, the name of the event and all other infos about that event. In this ...
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WP Page Options Array

I'm creating a page options which contain some multiple checkboxes with specific values. Here is a snippet of my checkboxes form code: <label>Global Checkboxes</label> <input ...
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Selecting and outputting results from DB with an array

I have always had issues with arrays. I can never seem to get them to work correctly. Could someone advise me. I want to make a selection from the database, use that in another selection and then ...
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Admin Options page. Save as Array

I'm not great with PHP. I've just created a WordPress admin options page and it works OK: // Admin Menu add_action('admin_menu', 'my_cool_plugin_create_menu'); function my_cool_plugin_create_menu() { ...
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Update post meta does not serialize array

For some reason my update_post_meta() function does not accept an array. Normally the function serializes the array by itself, but now I need to do this by myself, otherwise it does not update. Could ...
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Call global variable array() in woocommerce child/template

So I have this in my functions file - it defines the products that are not eligible for free shipping. It works everything is fine. //functions.php function my_free_shipping( $is_available ) { ...
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Dynamically adding filters

I have a function that I'm trying to get an array in it to use in a callback to dynamically add filters. Here is the function that I need to retrieve the array keys from ( in the $classes variable ): ...
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Struggling with array and foreach loop

I have a function that outputs an array with 2 objects(?): Array ( [de] => 166 [it] => 167 ) Where [xx] is de language code and the number is the pageID. I'm having a meltdown in my brain as I ...
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Order char by post title

This is my code: $args = array( 'post_type' => 'post', 'orderby' => 'post_title', 'order' => 'DESC', 'posts_per_page' => 15, 'tax_query' => array( array( ...
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List of posts by day of the week

I have Radio with programs and they are associated to day of the weak. Example: 1-Program Disco Nights plays at Monday and Friday 2-Pragram Crazy weekends play only at Sunday 3-etc 4-etc ...
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How to use json_decode a post_meta value? [duplicate]

I have used get_post_meta($post->ID) to get all custom fields for my post since I have many of htem. Some of them were checkbox values and var_dumping the variable gives me this array (size=1) 0 =&...
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Plugin Shortcode value in post

Theme was output with function get_post_meta(get_the_ID(), 'some_value', true); when I try with die(print_r()); function there have some array containing values such as [item_ticket_tailor] => ...
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Checking array against author id in loop

So I have a function in Wordpress with a plugin that returns a list of friends as an array. The function code is here: function friends_get_list($tmp_uid, $friend_status=1) { global $wpdb; $...