A blog (a contraction of the words web log) is a discussion or informational site published on the World Wide Web and consisting of discrete entries ("posts") typically displayed in reverse chronological order (the most recent post appears first).

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How to get the post's parent ID?

I have a template which outputs the blog posts (Blog Page), I open one of the posts which use single.php template, Now how can I get the ID of it's parent which is the (Blog Page)? I should say that ...
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Move WordPress from /blog folder to root but leave post at /blog

I am working on a WordPress blog for a client. Currently they have around 3,000 posts. The WordPress is installed at /blog/ I need to move the WordPress install to the Root directory but still have ...
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How to create a category menu in WordPress?

I am new in WordPress world (before now I always used Joomla and some other old CMS) Now I am testing WordPress and I have some doubts about how create a navigation menu in my WP Site. This is my ...
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how to “not” display new posts with a specific category on the main page?

I've read this and this but I'm just a basic user. I have a "technical" blog that more and more people visit. I'm a freelance, and now, when someone hears about me, he/she wants to search for me, ...
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blank page with no code or errors on blog

I'm encountering some trouble moving a Wordpress installation from a development to a production server. The development server works just fine, but when moving to production the blog page suddenly ...
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Fatal error: require() [function.require]: Failed opening required in wordpress

My blog has been working fine for months. Today when I tried to open it I got the following errors: Warning: require(/home/dhabitat/public_html/blog/wp-includes/functions.php) [function.require]: ...
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new custom theme - posts displaying on top of one another

live blog I've just implemented a new, custom theme. I've noticed that my posts are now displaying all on top of one another and I can't figure out why. To test my code, I swapped out my custom loop ...
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older blog posts not showing in new theme

I have a new, custom theme that I've uploaded on a pre-existing site/blog. Everything seems to be working ok, with the exception of the older blog posts not showing up. Any ideas what I can do to fix? ...
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Page Title repeating in Wordpress

I am a newbie in WordPress and our website page titles are repeating. That is the first problem. The second problem appears to be that there is a space missing between the repetition. I have attached ...
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why does blog page ignore template [closed]

This is never answered completely anywhere. If there is a dropdown to select what page I want to use for my blog, why would it ignore the template I select? I realize it uses the index. Then why in ...
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Display Only Certain Category In a Custom Page Template

I have a Page in Wordpress that is a Blog Page Template. Now my issue is that it displays ALL the posts. I only want it to display posts assigned to a certain category How do I do that? Here is my ...
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Posts don't appear on the Blog page

I am in the process of building a book review site for my daughter using the twentyten theme. For some reason the "Blog" page does not display any of the posts that I have written. I have searched ...
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All pages showing up as homepage on Wordpress website

Why would this be happening? Every link I click on on my site results in the homepage again. You can check it out here: http://www.whatamidoingonline.com What is going on here? This just started all ...
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Multiple Categories under one URL, where 'Front Page' is used already

I couldn't find an answer relating to this, maybe I just didn't come across it yet. So the setup of the site I am working on at the moment: The Front Page is not set, is default. I can't change this ...
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Make Search Function include subdomain (blog.ourwebsite.com)

Wondering if there's a way to edit our search.php or .htaccess or function.php (or anything else...) so that our search function on our main site (www.oursite.com) includes the subdomain of ...
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How to save the same post in multiple blogs?

I would like to write my post in one of the my 3 blogs and the same post will be published in the other two blogs. How can I do that?
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How to access the so called “Posts page”

This might be a dumb question - I'm sorry for that but: If I decide to alter "Reading Settings" and choose a front page for home I can define a "Static Page" and a "Posts Page". "Static Page" ain't ...
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Custom URL for all posts in Wordpress

I have a wordpress site with static page as the front page. I want to have /blog to display the recent posts. How can I do that? thanks.
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Wordpress blog set up

I plan to launch my website with multiple blogs plugged into it, with a main index page for all posts. I currently have the index running from the root and two blogs running within their own folders ...
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How do I remove blog entries from home page Twenty Eleven child theme?

I have been wrestling with this for some time. I've read the documentation about creating a separate home page and posts page, and so on, and I have managed to create a landing page, and a blog. ...
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wp_get_archives() output

Iv got this code in my blog.php: <?php wp_get_archives( array( 'type' => 'monthly', 'limit' => 12 ) ); ?> It links to: /2013/01 My page only loads the header and footer - I think ...
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How to get post object on blog template

I have a big issue on catching attributes from global $post_object in a page template file. I have a Template Name: Blog Page which is template-blog.php On that page I use the current page permalink ...
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Side by side blog posts that are tied together

I'm looking for a way to have the screen split with side-by-side blog posts that are tied together. My client has her Grandather's travel dairies and wants to posts the entries. The originals are in ...
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Get image paths from RSS feeds

I'm displaying the content from one wordpress blog page on my server onto a different wordpress blog on the same server. Apparently the only way is through RSS feed. The images don't show up. I ...
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problem with wordpress author profile page URL

I have a problem with my wordpress blog here. everything seems to be working fine but the problem is after each post i am appending author information like the image below but when i click on the ...
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get author in blog posts?

What do I need to do in order to have the author name in the blog posts on my wordpress blog? currently when I view a post it doesn't have the author that wrote the post.
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Putting a Category of posts under a Page

I have a website say mysite.com and there is a blog mysite.com/blog.When i post a new post under blog category its appears like mysite.com/newpost.I want the posts under blog category to be displayed ...
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How to show a full post, not just an excerpt

I have a blog page where blog posts have an excerpt on with a continue reading link below. When the link is clicked the full post should appear/or should be diverted to. This isn't that case. The ...
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2 tick boxes appearing below comments

In my site I have two tick boxes appearing above each other underneath the comments section. I have tried disabling pingbacks etc. How do I remove these? example - ...
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“There doesn't seem to be a wp-config.php file.” despite wp-config.php in root

I've encountered an odd problem and I'm not at all sure how to go about fixing it.. I have a site that was working fine until I changed a page title from "PRESS" to "BLOG." Now, when you visit the ...
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How do i create a list-posts-page?

I'm trying to create the actual "blog" page that lists all the posts. It seems like such a basic thing, but i can't find out how to do it. Do i create a page and assign it a special template? If i do ...
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Get custom field from page, in a post?

I'm not quite sure how it works, if you're on a post (single.php), does it count page.php as the page it's on? What i need to do, is get a custom field assigned to a page, from a blog post. I need it ...
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How can I cycle posts with a #next and #previous script?

So, I'm having trouble trying to figure out how I would go about coding this kind of implementation for a Wordpress site. I have the first part done but am a little confused on how I would go about ...
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Is it possible to send blog posts via email to subscribers?

Would like to be able to send the blog post in an email mail to my subscribers, this would be great if it can be achieved through a plugin.
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Custom navigation bar via wp_list_pages is broken for blog roll

Pretty simple question. I have the 'blog' on my site set via 'reading' to be the page 'blog' located at mysite.com/blog. /blog is hierarchical, in that it has children. I have a custom side bar ...
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unregistered user can write in blog page - possible? how to?

I'm working on a site wherein the owner wants people(potential real estate clients) to be able to write their home-owning hopes, dreams, desires, etc. I'm thinking something similar to the ...
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Article Template

have a little problem. I'm currently creating a theme, where the article page is not on the home page. The trouble now is that on the home page below are three content boxes and they should not appear ...
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Home page not obeying post per page setting on the first page only

I am working on a custom template for my office. I have a static front page and a static home page to display the blog posts. I am having a few minor issues and will have to create a few other ...
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Add excerpt and post thumbnail to Buddypress blog directory page [closed]

I wonder if anyone can help me, I am trying to display excerpt and thumbnail for the posts shown in the buddypress blog directory page. By default only avatar thumb and title link to the posts are ...
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Block multiple categories from Blog

I found this code on this site by AshFrame which I added to my functions PHP file and works perfectly to stop one category being displayed on my blog (I have a custom menu so have the category ...
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How to add a widget area between blog posts in Genesis Framework?

What's the code for adding a widget area between my blog posts? Specifically I want to put one widget area inbetween after the first 3 posts of my blog?
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Recents posts pulling from different post type

This blog page is pulling from a Page Template called full-width-blog.php. The left of the content is where the supposed general posts should appear. On the right is the sidebar. How could you make ...
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Persistent sidebar.php [closed]

This sidebar does not let itself be aligned either on the left or on the right, so that the content below (the posts) can be placed next to it. Sidebard on one side, posts on the other. This is the ...
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How to embed page content in a blog post

I've built an HTML table that is posted on a page in my site, and I'd like to use that same content inside a blog post (something of an announcement of the table's publication). The table is likely to ...
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Blog template PHP [closed]

Here's the WP wordpress website: http://www.joaoalexandre.com/wordpressteste/ And here's the Blog section: http://www.joaoalexandre.com/wordpressteste/artigos/ How can I show a regular simple blog ...
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Displaying Latest Posts on a Page

I am trying to create a loop to display the title and excerpt of each blog post onto a page that isn't my index page. The in-progress demo site is here: http://thewestharbour.com/mypakage/ On the ...
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Add blogs to “Blogs i Follow” sidebar [closed]

We've been reading through the documentation and watched a video, and gone through all the options in the Dashboard, but whenever we try adding links to the Blog Roll or 'Blogs I follow' section, they ...
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Using “/blog” as a site with Wordpress Multi-Site

I have Wordpress installed in the root directory, and plan to use the domain.tld as a portfolio and domain.tld/blog as personal blog site. Since the blog keyword is reserved in Wordpress and can't be ...
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how to display full post with pagination on home page

I am using the 'Hatch' theme. I'm familiar with HTML/CSS but not with WordPress, first time working with this. I have my homepage showing recent posts and that's good. However, I want to make a ...
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Permalink: postname EXCEPT for blog

In order to refrain from possible duplicate URLs or conflicting URLs, I really want to use "postname" for a clean URL structure, EXCEPT for the blog ... for the blog and it's posts, I always want ...