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How to get selected taxonomy or category ID if using custom walker?

I'm building a taxonomy->child taxonomy dropdowns where the child will only be active if the parent is selected. Everything works great, except that I'm using wp_dropdown_categories for the parent ...
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1answer
11 views

Change existing taxonomy settings when using custom taxonomy

For a plugin I have created a new custom taxonomy for attachments using the function register_taxonomy() and parameters like "show_admin_column". When this parameter is set to true, it shows the ...
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13 views

How to create archive page for items in custom taxonomies within custom post types

I'm working on building a portfolio system that's setup with a custom post type (portfolio_items) and a custom taxonomy (portfolio_category). One of the portfolio categories is called "Branding" and ...
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2answers
69 views

Wacky taxonomy in wordpress

I have my main site, www.whatsthatbug.com, and a test site, test.whatsthatbug.com. They are identical as far as I can tell - same version of wordpress, same plugins at the same versions, same theme ...
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1answer
74 views

Display empty taxonomy terms with get_terms()

I have a function setup as follows: <?php $terms = get_terms("wpsc_product_category"); if ( !empty( $terms ) && !is_wp_error( $terms ) ){ foreach ( $terms as $term ) { ?> ...
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49 views

Random taxonomy category list

I'm trying to display one of my custom taxonomy lists on a page. I want to show five but have them in different random orders when the page is refreshed. I've tried using shuffle, but it just ...
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31 views

How can I edit the 'Most Used' tab in the categories meta-box to show another custom taxonomy?

The 'Most Used' tab in the categories meta-box is the one that can be seen in the Edit Post section. I want to replace the Most Used tab, with a tab that lists another Custom Taxonomy, or edit the ...
2
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1answer
44 views

Does WordPress Offer a Way to Find All of the Categories that Don't Have Children?

Background As discussed in Is There a Difference Between Taxonomies and Categories, taxonomies refer to a generalized system of classification and organization of objects or data. In the case of ...
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15 views

Combined Category+Tag Archive Page

I am currently developing a music blog. I am using Wordpress categories for the artists and the Wordpress tags for featured artists. I want to combine the archive pages for artists and features into ...
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2answers
791 views

Is There a Difference Between Taxonomies and Categories?

I've been reading the codex for WordPress closely and am confused about the vague definitions between what a Taxonomy is and what a Category is. For that matter, term is also a word that is used in ...
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2answers
73 views

Can a Child Category Have More than One Parent?

I'm looking at the get_categories() function in the WordPress codex to see how I can return all of the children of each "root parent" ( categories that have no parents ). For example, if I am ...
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1answer
72 views

Custom taxonomy template for categories

I have just been reading up alot about custom taxonomy template files, I have a category within a custom taxonomy that needs its own template. I understand about the template heirarchy etc.. and seen ...
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1answer
36 views

get_adjacent_post_link excluded_terms ignored

I call the function ´get_adjacent_post_link´ using the argument ´$excluded_terms´. But this argument is ignored. This is how I call the function. get_adjacent_post_link( '%link', '<span ...
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1answer
34 views

Best way to structure article and issue relationship for CPT

So I've got an area of a new WP site I'm building that has a requirement for an Issue and Articles and I'm not entirely sure on how to structure it correctly. Think of an Issue like a magazine issue. ...
2
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1answer
141 views

Check if a post is in any child category of a parent category

In a site I'm developing, I have the following category structure: * movies (parent) * thriller (child) * comedy (child) * drama (child) The current post is in the comedy category. The ...
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1answer
53 views

Match two taxonomies to display a specific content

I have a page divided in two bars. The left bar is a side menu, which shows contents for a specific country (ie: if I am in the Mexico page, there are options listing Cancun, Acapulco, Mexico ...
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1answer
62 views

Custom Post Type used for FAQs Accordion

OK, so I asked this earlier and no one had any answer for me. I have a CPT for FAQs. FAQs are separated into 'categories.' I need the name of the 'category' then a every post within that 'category.' ...
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1answer
43 views

Categories and tags for custom post types

I'm having a hard time explaining this, so bare with me. Category and tag links for my custom post type aren't working as I expected them to. Instead of getting ...
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0answers
60 views

Cannot get the categories of a single custom post

I'm trying to display in a class all the categories each custom post is part of. So for example the wanted output is : <ul> <li><a href="" ...
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1answer
195 views

Connecting Wordpress gallery to custom categories (taxonomy)

I want to use the Wordpress gallery to show all pictures of one category in a gallery (on a fixed page), which I do not have to update all the time by inserting the pictures manually. So I added the ...
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1answer
623 views

Notice: Trying to get property of non-object in : custom fields category

I have custom fields in my category. I'm using this tutorial to add custom fields to my categories. I'm trying to output one of the custom fields on my category.php template but I'm unable to do so. ...
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33 views

What is the default template for a category/taxonomy query?

I am trying to figure out what would be the default template used for this URL: http://example.com/categories/16/search_type/and/order/default/ It does not appear to be the category.php or ...
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97 views

Custom taxonomy/category order

My products are sort by menu_order, but I would like to sort category name too. I tried a few plugins and all doesn't works. Code, which display category name and products list: <?php ...
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19 views

Problem with drop down with custom categories

I am having an issue with using a custom category. The category is called counties and includes the following entries: Warwickshire, West Lothian, Westmorland, Wiltshire, Worcestershire and ...
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votes
1answer
837 views

How to query posts from specific authors and categories using WP_query?

I currently have a WP_query where I am getting posts from a specific set of authors. To this, I want to add specific categories as well. $args = array( 'author__in' => $authors, 'posts_per_page' ...
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2answers
665 views

wp_update_nav_menu_item() to insert categories

In the script below, I'm attempting to dynamically add categories to a custom menu. Everything works great, except for the fact that the categories do not have hyperlinks. What am I missing in ...
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43 views

Taxonomy for costum post type not found

I'm trying to use taxonomies to create categories for my costum post type. I registered the necesary components: add_action( 'init', 'create_post_type' ); function create_post_type() { ...
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1answer
190 views

Conditional statement for if archive page has posts which contain certain taxonomies/categories/tags, show those terms

I am using Isotope to filter posts on the fly from my archive pages. I have a Custom Post Type called "art". On the sidebar, I've created links to yearly archives on my sidebar, i.e. 2014, 2013, ...
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1answer
843 views

ACF: Display category name using taxonomy field

I'm currently using the taxonomy field in ACF, with the aim of printing the category name in the front end. Using it like so: <?php $term = get_sub_field('category_selector'); if( $term ): ?> ...
1
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1answer
30 views

How can I setup a relationship using categories in WordPress?

I am trying to setup a relationship between a "People" post type and a "Work" post type. For example, I want to have a structure like this Person 1 - Work - Work 1 - Work 2 Person 2 - Work ...
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2answers
161 views

Let user select their own category

I would like to let category editor appear to any user and user can edit their preferred category(ies). For example: the category is about kind of job or profession and there are 10 ...
0
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0answers
292 views

category_name not working in WP_Query

I have a custom post type and I wanted to show posts just from a certain category but its not working. Here is the code: <?php // Reset post data. wp_reset_postdata(); $photo_group = 0; // For ...
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1answer
194 views

chained drop-down menu for custom taxonomy using chained.js — not quite working

So, Im trying to get a chained select to work to select a state then a city with that state. (2 fields). Here is what Ive got: First my function to create the menu using get_categories(). First ...
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1answer
72 views

Category base 404 - fix

I have seen the problem before when hacking in WordPress When trying to access the www.example.com/category/ I get a 404-page displayed. Is there a way to display something useful such as a page ...
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0answers
26 views

How to choose the parent category that shows when using multiple custom categories [duplicate]

When a post is in two or most custom categories, how can I specify the parent category name that I want to show up? An example is the custom post type "tour". It is in the following categories: ...
0
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1answer
400 views

get_terms function not returning anything

This has had me baffled for days so any help would be appreciated. I cannot get the function get_terms to return anything. I've tried the following code in the index.php, single.php and page.php, ...
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70 views

Hide or redirect the taxonomy/category/tag page

I created a taxonomy brand with two categories: nike and adidas. What I need is to prevent the creation of the page for each category, like www.example.com/brand/nike/ or www.example.com/brand/adidas/ ...
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2answers
84 views

Why is my post categories not displaying?

My post categories are empty. When editing or adding a post they are not displayed in the box. On the /wp-admin/edit-tags.php?taxonomy=category page none of the categories are displayed there either. ...
0
votes
1answer
190 views

Taxonomy Category category.php not working

I have created custom post type, taxonomy and categorys. When viewing the category it seems to be using index.php and ignoring the WordPress template hierarchy. Any ideas why category.php, ...
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1answer
422 views

How to get the depth of a category's subcategories

I'm looking to get the depth a category's subcategories. Suppose I have a category 'grandparent' which has a subcategory 'parent' which in turn has a subcategory 'child'. How do I get to integer 2? ...
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1answer
160 views

Copy post taxonomy?

I'm rather new at Wordpress and I the thing I want to do is this: Create a taxonomy (courses) that works as exactly as POST but with the difference: I need some fields to be added for course (like ...
0
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1answer
820 views

get_category_link() for custom post type does not include custom slug rewrite?

I am getting a list of categories for a custom post type project using get_categories($args) with the following arguments: $args = array( 'type'=> 'project', 'orderby'=> 'name', 'order'=> ...
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0answers
23 views

Custom category conditional

I have some custom categories and I want to show a image if its a certain category, for example i did this but its not showing: if( is_category( 'bikes' ) ) { echo 'MY IMAGE'; } Could someone tell ...
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0answers
66 views

How can I set up the URL for a category archive for a custom post type?

I'm working on a site www.site.com that has an additional post type: project. In registering project, I've declared "taxonomies"=>array("category") so that I can categorize the essays. Works fine. ...
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1answer
49 views

Display only the latest post

There seems to be something wrong with the logic of what I'm doing. I just want to display the latest post in a custom term. But instead I'm displaying every post for that term, even though I am ...
0
votes
1answer
22 views

How could I write a get_categories_by_year() function?

I need to write a function to get all the categories for a given year. Since the creation date of a taxonomy isn't stored in the database, I'm not really sure what to do. My initial thought was to get ...
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0answers
27 views

How Can I List Categories by Date?

This question isn't specifically about categories, but any taxonomy. I registered a taxonomy called issue. I want to list these issues by year. I'm currently using the function: wp_list_categories( ...
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60 views

Why don't posts show up in my categories on the frontend?

The posts in a category don't show up in their category pages, like this one: http://www.kaerumusic.com/portfolio-category/japanese/ . On this page, ( http://www.kaerumusic.com/artists/ ) you're ...
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1answer
178 views

Return category slug / title from category ID

I have a custom field set up that returns the category ID of a chosen category, I'm looking to use this category ID to show, in one instance: category slug, and another instance: category title. The ...
0
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1answer
146 views

Get posts in a subcategory of a chosen parent

Taking on legacy data I have the following structure -Top level category (category) -- Sub category (report) --- Post I want to get all posts in a particular top level category. The problem is ...