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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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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Creating “static” taxonomies to choose from, inside custom post type?

Alright, so i have a custom post type called Blurbs (translated, sort of). I want to add a static set of categories for the posts within Blurbs (i don't want the user to be able to create custom ...
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How to get the post type from a category id?

I am trying to find out the post type from a category id. Suppose that, when i am opening a category page localhost/project/foobaar/category/pen I want to know the post type to which category - ...
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Adding a page summary to a specific page

I know that a list of posts is generated automatically in WordPress, but what I have been looking for is to have a summary of pages, possibly in a hierarchic format, that resides at the side of a ...
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Use get_term_children to get the sub category of a parent category for the current post

In my WooCommerce theme I've created a root category: 'Brands' then for each product I've added it's brand as a sub category to the 'Brands' parent category. On the product page I want to display the ...
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Make related posts display first in search result

I'm looking for a solution that makes wordpress website's search result even better. Question: By default, the search result will return all the not really related posts at first, as long as the post ...
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Hide Post Meta Data on a specific category

I'm using the Canvas theme from Woothemes, and their framework (obviously.) I built a child theme and have my custom CSS segregated in a custom.css file in that directory. I've made some changes to ...
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Random Category with Recent Post Title and Thumbnail

This code below works perfect to pull the title of five random categories, the issue is for each random category I want the latest post title and thumbnail but where and how do I add the post query? ...
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Display products for a category, sorted by post_excerpt

I'd like to display a list of products for a certain category, sorted by the post_excerpt. The original code I used was this: $args = array( 'tax_query' => array( array( ...
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Get posts with at least one category in common with current post?

In single.php : I want to get all posts with at least one category in common with the current post. I tried reading through the wordpress codex documentation but I found it rather confusing (I'm ...
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How to show monthly archive posts?

my custom archives page is : <?php get_header(); print ('<div class="row">'); $archi = wp_get_archives('echo=0'); $archi = explode( '</li>' , $archi ); $archi_count = ...
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How do I share categories across selected sites in a Multisite setup

I've got a Multisite network that looks something like this: Site A Site B Site C Site D Site E and have a set of Categories like this: Category A Category B Category C Category D Category E ...
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Show all subcategories post on parent cat page using wp_query

I am trying to display the children categories post. $wp_query = new WP_Query(); $wp_query->query('post_type=post&posts_per_page=12&paged='.$paged.'&category__and='.$cat_id); <?php ...
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Create product category and keyword search form in woocommerce? [closed]

i want to build category and keyword based search form. so i got this following form <form role="search" method="get" id="searchform_special" action="<?php echo esc_url( home_url( '/' ) ); ...
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How can I add an “ALL” button to my list of WordPress categories / sub-categories?

I have a blog in which I am calling the WordPress wp_list_categories and all is working OK. My issue is that I am using the parent <li>s to slideToggle the subs, but need to add an "ALL" ...
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Category page filterable by year and month

One of the requirements for a wordpress site I'm working on is to have a category page that can be filtered by year and month. For example: mysite.com/category/dogs/year/2015/month/02 This will ...
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How to display only posts assigned to a particular, isolated, subcategory

I am trying to set up my wp site where I use posts assigned to categories and subcategories (about 3 levels). I have a list of 1st level categories as my primary menu. When clicked, the intended ...
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Display posts in three columns by category

I've seen posts which probably answer this, but unfortunately the answers are all a bit technical without telling you where the code should go? At the moment I have my posts directed to a blog page. I ...
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Display All Products by Category with WooCommerce

With WooCommerce, I want to display all the categories in a store as headings, with all of their products listed below in an unordered list. Is this possible to do? I've seen a few things that'll let ...
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Create a category list page

I am trying to create a category list page that displays only the category titles with corresponding links. It should not be PHP directly in the page. So how can I include a listing of categories on ...
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Display post from specific category

I'm trying to display posts from specific categories. And I believe I have the correct code: <?php if ( in_category('11') ) { ?> <div class="post"> <h2><a ...
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Combine “category search order” with “don't display child posts”

Each of these bits of code work separately in category.php, but when I use both together, the first one is ignored. Can someone tell me how to combine them into a single piece of code, or at least ...
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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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Issue on Listing Sub Product Categories In Woocommerce

Using Following code I am able to list all top level Categories on Woocommerce Product Categories $args = array( 'number' => $number, 'orderby' => 'title', 'order' => ...
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Display posts from Custom Post Type in category page on front-end

I created my Custom Post Type (bizdirectory), created a new post (Test Business) and created a new category (Business Directory). But if I add the Business Directory category (slug = business) to my ...
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Custom url structure - pages under a custom post type

I'm struggling with the structure of my Wordpress site and I was hoping you might be able to give me some advice. The site is for a series of events and the structure is as follows: Gateway ...
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Can I hide a specific post from latest posts page?

Let's say that I have a post that I only want to be shown in the page of the category that it belongs to. The problem is that this post is also visible in the latest posts page. Is there a way to ...
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Show custom menu in category and its posts

I have a category X of posts. The category page and it's individual posts are all part of a custom menu consisting of pages and posts. My submenu, in the sidebar, works fine for showing on the pages, ...
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ajax for filtering posts by category in wordpress loops

I've been looking around for a way to filter my posts on http://www.waziproject.com/wazimagazine/ without reloading the page. So my question is if anyone can help me out to turn the following into a ...
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How can I modify this code to iterate over an array of categories?

I'm setting up a query for a series of 12 classes that will last a week each. There will be a morning session and an evening session. I'll have two different loops in the template to break those ...
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Define category ID using get_post_meta

I need to define the Category ID in my singles page through custom fields so that i can load a different category depending on the page. This is what i have so far and its not working. Any help would ...
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Wordpress Child Category Display All Posts

I am creating a Wordpress page where all my posts in the child categories of team are displayed in a grid. I got this working with the below code. The formatting and general layout is great however it ...
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Creating gallery with taxonomy images plugin?

My code uses a taxonomy category image plugin to display images for categories. It also displays subcategories of the main category in the parent category page (category.php). I want to display only ...
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Get archives as array

I'm looking for a way to get the values returned from wp_get_archives as an array, similar to get_categories. I need to do this to modify the post counters to use - [#] instead of (#). See my current ...
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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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Sorting Posts by custom field

I'm trying to sort my posts by the custom field artwork_title. When I use the following code, I just end up with one particular category of posts no matter what category archive I'm on. Also ...
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Category Template - to be editable from the backend?

I have different categories that includes posts of the category. I want to add text and images before or after the posts of the categories are displayed on the frontend. I want to solve this via ...
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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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WP_Query ignores post_type in category view

I have following query to select posts by my custom post-type. This works fine while being on the frontpage (the snippet is included in the sidebar). As soon it gets executed on a category page the ...
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Unable to uncheck a category in a post

I've created a post and I've checked the 'Jobs' category, but when I save the post, the 'News' category gets automatically checked, as well as the jobs category. It's seemingly impossible stop this ...
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How to add HTML5 'required' attribute to wp_dropdown_categories() without JavaScripts?

I'm using wp_dropdown_categories() for populating <select> field with custom taxonomy terms. If the code is like below: <?php $args = array( 'show_option_none' => __( 'Select one', ...
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Custom filters inside a specific category?

I have different categories that require different filters For example a 'training' can be about a specific bodypart, by a specific athlete,.. What I want is something like this: But different ...
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Display posts from the same category using next/previous post link

I am using this code, but once I click on the next post/previous post link, I am redirected to the next post/ previous post of the different category previous_post_link('%link', 'Prev post in ...
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How to display post in custom file not in archive file?

I create file content-expertises.php and display my category list. Now, When I click one my category name, it is redirect in category.php file not my custom created file like category-expertise.php. ...
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Category links suddenly started giving 404 errors

My Wordpress blog suddenly seems to have started giving me 404 errors when accessing category pages. For example, http://blog.rtwilson.com/category/tok-related/. Interestingly, this doesn't happen for ...
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Filter categories using tags

I have a website with the following categories: Videos Pictures Stories And I have a lot of tags like: Funny, Awesome, Mind Blowing, Crazy, etc. Is there a way I could filter lets say: Videos ...
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Display Categories or Subcategories with name & description in category.php

I have the following issue for my customer. Can some suggest a possible solution to this issue? This website has Categories & Subcategories Cat1 -Subcat1 -Subcat2 -Subcat3 Cat2 -Subcat1 ...
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How to add category and subcategory in WordPress custom code?

I create custom plugin for import categories. now i have categories array from api.but when import categories into my wordpress woo commerce means not working. My code is given below. public ...
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Exclude post category in a blog page

I have two links in "news" where all the news posts goes "blog" where the rest goes just wanted to exclude the category "news" in the blog page I use the code $news = new WP_query ...
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Woocommerce product categories order [closed]

Is it possible to sort product categories? I have a category with a lot of subcategories. On the category page all the subcategories is listed. Right now I can only change the order by drag and drop ...