Every Post in WordPress is filed under one or more Categories. Categories allow the classification of your Posts into groups and subgroups, thereby aiding viewers in the navigation and use of your site.

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Sort posts by tags in category pages

I would like to sort posts by tags in category and archive pages. (Unfortunately there isn’t an orderby parameter for tags. That would make things so easy!) So a category page would be like this: ...
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Trying to sort and display categories(not posts) by custom field: 'order'

I'm a WordPress rookie. I've added a custom field to my "Category" taxonomy. The custom field is "custom_order" and its purpose is to hold a number so that my categories can be sorted and displayed in ...
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How To Add and Display Category Image

I have created a WordPress plugin to create a widget area to display category names (total nmbr of post) and description.Now I want to show the category image just after the category name and after ...
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“Item not updated” when try to change category properties

When I try to change some properties for some categories (in most categories it works without any issues), like category name, or description, I see that it is not updated, and I get an issue "Item ...
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Create single.php for specific category by category id

I'm trying to create template for specific category with id 1 for example. The template should be applied to all of the pages belongs to this category. So, it should be something like single-1.php. I ...
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Exclude certain category from latest updates

I am creating a website. There is a column for latest updates. This is the code that i have now. I don't really good in php coding. Would like to get guidance from someone. <?php $postslist = ...
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Add a URL prefix to permalinks of one category of posts only

I have the permalink structure http://domain.com/%postname%/, which is what I want to keep for most of my posts, however there is one category of posts that I would like to move from http://domain.com/...
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How to get primary category name in Wordpress new version

There is a new feature in wordpress introducing primary category. When you select a category, primary category can be specified. My question is how can I get that primary category name using ...
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Need to adjust condition to say if I'm pulling categories from a post, to pull only the first one

I have a condition to pull posts based on category so when in my single.php users can see related posts based on categories, but the problem here is if someone posts a post with more than one category,...
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Filter posts by category

How can I get posts from a specific category on a custom category page? The below code gets the posts from all categories but I can't find a way to filter according to a specific category. Can ...
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Listing Specific Categories from Current Post with Depth

I've been on this for sometime and been having a ton of issues to find a proper way to do what I'm trying to achieve. An Example would be as follows: I have a featured Image with a rollover and I ...
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Listing category and its posts one by one

I want to show all category and its posts as below in a page, for a dynamic website. Please help -category a -post a1 -post a2 -post a3 -category b -post b1 -post b2 -post b3
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Add custom field to attachments in a specific category

I have a working function that adds a meta field to all attachments (so I can enter the url of a video). I would like this field to populate only on attachments in the "video" category. I've tried ...
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How to display product product with two condition, category and brand?

I made a simple loop to display product base from category and brand (custom taxonomy.) Here piece of my loop: <?php $args = array( 'post_type' => 'product', 'posts_per_page' => ...
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How to include both parent category and child category in permalinks?

I use the permalink structure /%category%/%postname%/. I have assigned one parent category and one child category to all my posts, but my permalinks only include the parent category. I want the child ...
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Display selected category on post page

Lets assume that we have a post which belongs to 2 or more categories and we wish to display, on the post page, the selected category through which we reached to the post page. What is the best method?...
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How to retain the values from dropdown category lists after wrong form submission?

I can't figure out the the code for - How to retain the values from dropdown category lists after wrong form submission? Any suggesstions, thanx in advance. <select class="selectpicker btn-block" ...
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A search box for all sites - Multisite

I have setup a few websites with Multisite. I have different topics in my website. Therefore, i have created topic1.mysite.com, topic2.mysite.com, topic3.mysite.com Let me explain how the look i want ...
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How to exclude a category name from showing?

So I'm trying this code: <?php global $post; $my_query = new WP_Query('showposts=8&category_name=featured'); while ($my_query->have_posts()): $my_query->the_post(); $...
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How Do I Merge Categories With phpMyAdmin

I tried the following phpMyAdmin query to merge my category 112747 into my category 112748: UPDATE wp_term_relationships SET term_taxonomy_id = 112747 WHERE term_taxonomy_id = 112748; It did not ...
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How to sort category by custom field value

I am using the following : $catargs = array( 'meta_key'=> 'category_custom_order', 'orderby' => 'meta_value_num', 'order'=> 'ASC', ); but I can get the ...
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Anchor tag generates blank href attribute using echo esc_url( )

Following is my categories page. It's listing the all categories in the page. But when <a href> gets blank value here. see the attached screen shot. Why href is blank here li><a href="&...
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Force Wordpress to Show Pages Instead of Category

I am trying to create a SILO structure on one of my WordPress site. I have always checked this option on Yoast SEO plugin "Strip the category base (usually /category/) from the category URL." So my ...
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Display only one level subcategory in wordpress

This code uses taxonomy category image plugin to display images for categories. This code display subcategories of main category in parent category page (category.php), But I want to display only one ...
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How to insert category and subcategory using 'wp_insert_post' function?

How would be the array, to insert a post category and subcategory? Thanks.
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Display all posts from all categories with pagination

Alright, this might be a tricky one to explain but I'll do my best. At the front page I want to display all the posts from all the categories. However I want them to be divided. Take this for an ...
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Second level subcategory

I'm trying to get anoter level subcategory to show in my select option. I've managed to get one... how can i get the other? <?php $taxonomies = array(CUSTOM_CAT_TYPE); $args = array('...
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Load custom posts with same tag as page

I'm using this plugin to add tags for a page: http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/post-tags-and-categories-for-pages/ And I've added tags support for the custom post: function codex_custom_init() { ...
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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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Category link redirect to custom template page instead of index.php?

I want to make template page for my custom taxonomy. I have custom taxonomy categories listed as navigation links. It's the country list (China, Slovenia, Serbia...). Every of this categories has ...
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Get Attachment Category Name

How can I call the name of an attachment category? Something that would look like <?php get_attachment_category_name ?> or $attachment->category_name This would simply output the name of ...
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Sticky posts on home page, search, tag and archives without plugin

I have a question today. I am looking for a solution to make sticky post available on my website. But, i just got it work on homepage with the code below. function wpb_latest_sticky() { /* Get all ...
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Filtering categories in the permalink structure

Using /%category%/%postname%/ for the permalink I get a URL string of all the categories that the specific post is included in. I would like the categories in the url to be filtered down to only one ...
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How to get product count with respect to categories in WooComerce

Hi I want to display all the categories of products in a loop to display them in category menu along the numbers of products each category contains. Some thing like that so far I have done this to ...
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How to add current custom taxonomy slug to body class

My theme uses custom taxonomy called "kbsection" and there are lots of sections set up (instead of categories). There is also a custom post type and the posts are assigned to sections. I need to ...
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Get current_parent_category in a loop or Cat ancestor- big problem

Im having some trouble since a week now . .. I'm having a bad time with that ! I explain my situation: I have setup a style for post category. (a background-color and a small image background). ...
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Linking Page, Posts & Category together

I want to create a page named Works with the built-in template called Project Listing. And have to make individual posts in the page Works. However, I am not able to do it. Though I can create the ...
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How to order category.php loop by 'meta_value'?

So I have a basic loop on category.php that displays all posts from the specific category, like this: <?php if (have_posts()) : while(have_posts()): the_post(); ?> <a href="<?php ...
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How to get post with slug and exclude categories

I want to do a query to get posts with a slug and category__not_in. Here's what I do: $query = array( "name" => "test", "category__not_in" => array( 15 ) ); query_posts( $query ); ...
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How to get child category list post in one template?

Here is what I want to have My category Structure in WP admin Cat Parent -Cat Child 1 -Cat Child 2 -Cat Child 3 -Cat Child 1 This what I want to have in one template: It show the list of ...
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Question About Messing With Category Pages and Descriptions

For a long time I was trying to figure out how to add category descriptions to not only the top of the category pages, but also to the bottom as well. There seemed to be no solution to this (absent me ...
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forming WP_Query for posts of all post types but from specific categories

I need to get post from blog, custom post type 1, custom post type 2. custom post type 3 and either from category 1 or category 2 or category 3 or category 4 or category 5 or category 6 or category 7 ...
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Wordpress using get_term to retreive slug not working as expected

Im using the below code to try and get the slug for the current category and the parent category. Ive managed to get as far as getting the currently cat slug but the parent displays in readable text ...
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Get id of category from drop down menu

Im trying to get the category ID from wp_dropdown_categories();and then pass the ID into a loop to have it output posts titles from that particular category. I currently have this: <form ...
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Exclude subcategories from the url

We have a site with categories and subcategories. If anybody navigates to a content belongs to a subcategory the url will have the following form: domain/main-category/sub-category/mycontent/ But we ...
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How to list categories within tags?

I'm currently working on an ecommerce site with WooCommerce. I'm using product categories for product types (e.g. cards, DVD's), and product tags for topics/themes (e.g. Christmas, children). What I'...
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Different post styles depending on category

I am using Zephyr theme The link to the blog page. I want to style each post differently based on the post category ex: social media, announcements ect. I would like to style them using a cards ...
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How to make subcategory for custom post and and display?

I've created a custom post with categories like books, foods, and make some sub-categories like in foods cat, pizza, fastfood. But when I display them in my side bar, it's showing same as sub category....
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How do I let users specify interests on signup and have this reflect content displayed on homepage?

I'm looking for something that will allow my site to have the following functionality: A user creates a login for my site. When creating a username and password, they also select from a list of ...
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Retrieving category pages from subcategory returns empty sets

I've a category overview page. It shows its subcategories. These subcategories have subsubcategories which are pages too. I'd like to retrieve those (title, permalink and excerpt) but so far my ...