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Bulk edit custom excerpt text in WordPress

Is there a way to bulk edit the custom excerpt text without going to each post and open it? When we have 300 posts it can be a very time consuming process.
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Bulk posts from DRAFT Section

So, i did create a website with 110k posts and i need to test some SEO features, so i did clone the same database and i did post them on 5 other domains. The thing is i can't index them 110k posts at ...
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Invalid Post Type error when attempting to filter and Bulk Edit posts

WP 3.8.1 Posts Categories: News 1.1 Press Release 1.2 etc. Blog 2.1 Technology 2.2 Around The World 2.3 Eetc. "Invalid Post Type" example: Posts => Filter by "Press Release" + checkmark ALL + ...
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Bulk lock users without email address?

I'm cleaning-up my database, and for the sake of keeping SPAM down to a minimum I would like lock all of the wordpress user accounts that do not contain an e-mail address. Any ideas how to do this? ...
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How to bulk change user role to “No role for this site”

If I edit an individual user, the role dropdown menu has the option "— No role for this site —" (<option value="">— No role for this site —</option>): However this option doesn't exist ...
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Bulk delete users by role? SQL?

I need to bulk-delete a large number (4,321) of users, all of a particular role type (not an out-of-the-box role name). I have tried several functions found online, and have tried the Bulk Delete ...
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How To Add One Tag to Multiple Posts?

I have nearly 1500 posts in my wordpress blog. Before moving to a new design, I need to tag all these posts with one tag 'old'. How can I do this? I tried to bulk edit posts and it will always go only ...
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Bulk change size-full to size-medium in all posts

Is there any way I could change image sizes in my posts? After migrating from Joomla, they are all in size-full and are very huge. I would like to change them into size-medium and pick the correct ...
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cron job to auto delete posts of a specific post type older than x days

I want to delete all posts of a specific post type (in this case "vfb_entry") that are older than 60 days. The cron job should run once a day. I have the following code but it's not working if I ...
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`bulk_edit_custom_box` mess the input fields

I'm trying to create a bulk-edit plugin. Here is how Wordpress builk edit form looks by default: Than I add the following code: add_action( 'bulk_edit_custom_box', 'my_bulk_edit_custom_box', 10, 2 ...
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Delete All Product Images in phpmyadmin

I've just inherited a site that's being migrated to a new host, and I'm attempting to tidy up the database during the process. The WooCommerce site had roughly 10,000 products resulting in somewhere ...
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How do i change page template in bulk?

Googled for a long time, but did not find any solution. The case is - I have 950 pages I'd like to switch to other template. If i do it manually - it will take some time. If I do it via admin panel - ...
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New users not showing up in Post -> Edit

Background: A client has used first and last names as the user names, and we are trying to replace the old users with new users with more secure user names. We need to assign the posts for the old ...
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set_post_format called after wp_update_post when using bulk edit?

EDIT: See comments below. changing the question to reflect this new info From what I understand from the codex, save_post is meant to always fire after the post is saved (and when creating a new ...
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How can I hook into existing WordPress Bulk actions?

I am creating a plugin which syncs both standard WP data and custom fields within a custom meta box on post edit pages, to an external resource using SQL queries. However my functions are currently ...
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UWooCommerce - add cart discount programmatically?

I need to develop a plugin that applies a discount to the cart if x number of products have been purchased. Could someone point me in the direction of the code/API I need to use. Can find nothing ...
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Publish post and create additional posts with same content

I'm building a site which allows authors to create a custom post type, and optionally elect to create X amount of additional posts with the same content. In this case all the content is meta values. ...
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Get the selected posts IDs to use in bulk edit AJAX call

The WordPress codex for bulk_edit_custom_box, along with this bulk edit example use the following piece of JavaScript to create an array of selected post IDs to send with the AJAX call that updates ...
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Bulk delete users from a csv list

I have a WordPress site with 65,000 registered users, about 10,000 of those users are spam bots, inactive account, hard email bonces etc. I have them gathered in a CSV list, how can I use that csv ...
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How to manage saving custom field from Quick edit and Post Save using save_post action hook without colliding each other?

I's following Rachel Carden's tutorial on creating Quick Edit and Bulk Edit, and grabbed her full work from her github repo. I managed doing everything fine and I made a checkbox instead of radio ...
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Creating bulk posts with Youtube videos

I'm a bit new to Wordpress and I'm a bit lost reading all sort of docs about creating bulk posts using PHP. I've wrote a small code that using Youtube API v3 to get all the videos from a Youtube ...
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Bulk action on custom post with wp list table

I'm a bit confused and I'm hoping somebody can help me. I am trying to do a bulk action for deleting the items in a custom post type which are shown via extended wp-list_table class. I found some ...
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Bulk delete posts with no featured image

I need to mass delete some posts that dont have a featured image assigned. Is it doable with a sql query? The only thing I could do, was to retrieve orphan posts ID as a list. Please help! :)
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How to mass delete one line from all posts

I need to delete some content from all posts. Every post starts with this line: <p style="text-align: center;"><img src="http://i.imgur.com/picture.jpg" alt="" /></p> So I want ...
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Renaming Custom Taxonomy Values

I'm new to Wordpress and have been tasked to migrate an existing non-Wordpress site to Wordpress. Our original site has each page associated to a country. I've been reading a lot and I believe I need ...
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Bulk edit post date in wordpress

I need to edit the date of several posts, change it to a specific date, all posts should have the same date. How can I achieve this? Is there any fuction to add to the functions.php to add this ...
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Bulk edit contents of pages

I would like to know how to edit the content area for many pages. I have many options for bulk editing of pages, such as parent and sidebar, like this image: But I can't do this for the actual ...
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Missing 'Move to Trash' option from bulk select box

I seem to be missing the bulk select option for moving multiple items to the trash. This happens when all plugins are deactivated as well. Has anyone come across this before? ...
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how to make custom bulk actions for a WP_List_Table (core class)

I am using the WP_List_Table class and I added the links for the actions like this: function get_bulk_actions() { $actions = array(); $actions['approv'] ='<a href="#">'.__( ...
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Adding custom Bulk Actions

I have been looking around for ways to add custom Bulk Actions to the categories page. Most of them say that it is impossible to do it in a clean way, because of the lack of a hook for this. Most of ...
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Add mass action to wp-admin/users.php

I'm heavelly modified my Wordpress, it's amazing what you can do with wordpress hooks, actions.. But i'm not able to find how can i add mass action for users. Let's say i select 5 users and i want to ...
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Bulk replacing content of multiple pages/posts?

I have multiple pages, and some of their contents are same while others are different. Is it possible to replace the content of all of these pages with same content at once? I have thought of two ...
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Is there an equivalent to Drupal's Batch API in WordPress?

I'm wondering if there is some sort of equivalent to Drupal's Batch API in WordPress? Basically, the API allows you to register a batch request and Drupal will call your function over and over again ...
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Custom bulk actions in WP 3.7.1

So I am trying to get a custom bulk action to work in Wordpress 3.7.1 and so far no luck. The basis I am using is http://www.skyverge.com/blog/add-custom-bulk-action, and it goes wrong here: ...
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SQL Bulk Move old posts by one author to another category

I'm looking to move a number of old posts by one author from one category to another category and was hoping someone could help me do this? I figure the easiest way would be through an SQL command? ...
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How to create bulk page and content? [closed]

I am creating a website about cars. I want to have a page for each car, with subpages (i.e. Gallery, Specs, etc...) for each car page. I have the content on my hard drive for each car. Doing this ...
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Custom Field Create Bulk via SQL Query

I have a question. A created a custom field named video_desc. I have ofer 2000 posts and I need to add this custom field to all posts and add the text "Description Here" to it. How can this be done ...
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Custom Fields Bulk Edit

I have a question. I am running detube theme which has a custom field named "dp_video_code" in which i put my video embeded code. Recently the embeded code has change and I need to modify the video ...
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Custom bulk action for media gallery items

I'm trying to add custom "Bulk Actions" to WP 3.5 new media gallery items. I started from this excellent tutorial which does exactly what I need, but with regular posts; so i tried to adapt it to work ...
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WordPress SQL query to tag all posts containing a specific word on title

Is there a way to bulk tag all posts which have for instance "bottle" in their titles? Thanks!
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update_post_meta() not working in bulk option

I am following this https://gist.github.com/michael-cannon/5820098 to update bulk values but its not working. I tried to debug each and every step but can't get the exact error. I have the following ...
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Added new bulk action, but only work on bottom dropdown

I've added Archived bulk Action to my CPT, but my problem is that everything work fine only if we select the action in the second dropdown. That's how i've added the new Bulk Action ...
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wp_list_tables bulk actions

How to fire on bulk actions inside of an extended WP_List_Table. I have been adding the following bulk actions to may table's select box but on Apply won't really happens anything here are how I ...
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How to implement WP_List_Table functionality for custom plugins (OR any substitution for wp_list_table plugin) for bulk action

In the WordPress codex, following is highlighted in red for WP List Table. "This class's access is marked as private. That means it is not intended for use by plugin and theme developers as it is ...
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Bulk delete WordPress posts with phpMyAdmin

I have over 8,000 posts generated by wp-o-matic and I want to get rid of all of them. I want to execute this query in phpMyAdmin. I just want to make sure this is safe to run and it's not wiping out ...
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Bulk update all posts from plugin settings screen

I'm writing a plugin right now that will populate custom metadata for all posts on the site based on a certain rule. I've already created a Plugin's settings page and a logic that should be triggered ...
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How to hook in to bulk trash posts

I am trying to hook into the trash post function in the bulk menu. I've managed to hook into an item when I trash it by it self by using the wp_trash_post hook, but this does not work when doing it ...
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Remove all links to a specific website

So, my cousin owns a fashion blog and she recently had a fall out with a brand of shoes and she wants to remove all the links on all posts that point to the brand website. So, is there a way I can ...
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Make metabox of custom post type fully autosave- and bulk-/quick-edit compatible

I'm trying to create a custom post type and I've had the same problem that's described here; my custom meta information was properly saved, when saving manually, but got lost as soon as the autosave ...
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wp_list_table bulk action button is not working - no submit

I have a custom wp_list_table to create my own table. Almost everything works perfect, but the bulk action button seems to be not working. It's proper displayed,but on click nothing happens. I think ...