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Posts to expire (deleted) after a date

I am creating a coupon site from scratch. I have reviewed many code examples on the Internet, but have not found anything that will work, as my requirements are little different. I need help in ...
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What is the best way to hook a rewrite function for certain php code when plugins are updated?

I often times make a bunch of customizations on plugins I install from the WP repository. Typically the reason I find myself preforming these edits is to fix, rewrite or delete certain functions a ...
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Wordpress Programmatically create subpages when a certain page template is used

I've been fiddling for quite some time now but can't seem to figure this out. What I am looking for is this: One creates a page and set it to use a certain page template, say: "Shop Owner" WP ...
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Automatic publishing after some fixed intervals?

Is it possible to publish "pending posts" automatically after some interval around the clock, using WP Cron or something else? I receive over 2000 posts daily, submitted by visitors, and they all go ...
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Automatically add a character to field in edit post page

Currently I am facing an issue involving making two plugins work well together. I am using a form plugin called formidable to create a new location custom post (custom post was made from a plugin ...
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How can I send edits to my blog programmaticly?

I have started a very simple wordpress blog for a hockey pool I run. The site is located at: http://thekeeperpool.wordpress.com/ I manage the actual stats counting and player movement using a local ...
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How to load script-related styles automatically?

Scenario: It is common that a JS dependency is bundled with a style file to work properly (just think about your favorite slideshow jQuery plugin). AFAIK, in this situation, the script and style have ...
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Automatically create child pages when saving a (parent) page

I have a bit of a tricky one... I have a hierarchical Custom Post Type ('shows') that represents events. Is it possible for the user to create a new page (ie show), save the page and for Wordpress to ...
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How to add/assign or change featured image in post programmatically?

I have written a plugin that (besides other functionality) makes posts from existing content. For each post I have one picture - how to make them featured programmatically? I do the: $id = ...
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Assign post format to categories

I'm looking for a way to allow Wordpress (via a plugin?) to assign a specific post format to categories. (I can assign categories via a third party like IFTTT) Then all my posts in a certain category ...
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Automatic linking terms

I am trying to link words that show up anywhere on the website to go to a pre-defined internal url. In the post editor the author is able to choose a product from a drop-down menu using custom ...
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Alternating CSS classes for dynamic content [closed]

This is for a gallery that's populated automatically, images are pulled in from child pages. Layout is: 2 images in a row and they must be left- and right-aligned respectively. I can't figure out a ...
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Multisite/network--automatic self-registration, blog setup

I am creating a WordPress Network multisite blog in a university environment. It's set up in subdirectory mode, so that each new blog appears as a subdirectory off a common domain name. The Network ...
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How to automate setup of theme, pages, widgets, etc for a new site in multi-site?

I have a large MultiSite network, and each page is designed a bit differently. I'm looking to write some custom code to automate the setup of a new blog as much as I can. Things I'm looking to do ...
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Automatically determine minimum WordPress version required for a plugin?

When developing a plugin, is there a way to automatically determine the minimum version of WordPress that's required to run it? I want to make sure that the Requires header is accurate, but manually ...
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Disable a Custom Taxonomies default save mechanism

I have a custom taxonomy X. I've specified that the UI should be shown (for debugging purposes), however the UI is now interfering with my automation. I have code that automatically mirrors terms ...
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Automating deprecated call checks?

I've recently started revamping and re-releasing some abandoned (yet important) WordPress plugins. As I walk through the code patching other bugs, my IDE highlights deprecated function calls for me, ...
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Have users created automatically when a network site is created

Trying to figure out how to have users created automatically when a network site is created. So currently when a new user registers, their account is created and their network site is created. That ...
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Send email to Admin when user/member updates specific user/member data

I have previously asked about How to automatically send email to Admin when a user/member changes his/hers profile data. And got some very good answers. Send automatic mail to Admin when user/member ...
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Send automatic mail to Admin when user/member changes/adds profile

Is there a way to send the updated/added values from profile, when a member/user updates his/hers data, to the admin of the site or another emailadress? Can this be the first step? /* do something ...
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Best way to automate the page/post publication process?

I'm working on a spreadsheet that has the contact information for thousands of training programs related to my niche. I'm wondering if any of you know a way to automate the process of creating a ...
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How can I create podcast posts automatically from the contents of a particular directory?

All of the Wordpress Podcasting plugins I have seen allow you to easily insert a podcast into a post. Is there any way to automate the creation of the post (and the podcast feed) by simply uploading ...
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Are plugins like WP Robot considered as spammy by the community?

WP Robot looks like a very powerful plugin, but one which could be used for all sorts of spammy websites. Just wondering what the general community opinion is of these plugins? Are they useful or ...
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scrape data from a website and post it on the blog (wordpress)

This could be in DocType But I'm looking for a software or just a plugin for wordpress. I wanted to fetch those data from a website and automatically post it on my blog (Wordpress powered). It doesn't ...