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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Category name from custom fields

I have a problem with getting category name. I was trying a few versions of code and I don't have any idea how to run it correctly. I have custom field (field type - taxonomy-category/ ...
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Category and tags goes 404

I made a custom theme for a website and I'm having some trouble with the category and tag pages, since they redirect to pages with the same slug or to 404 (when there is no pages). On my website I ...
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Inject post (from specific category) between posts in Loop

I would like to add a post (from specific category) between posts in the WordPress Loop (such as 'Sponsors'). Example: P P P S P P S P P S P P How can I achieve this? I am a beginner with coding, so ...
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How to run WP_Query to retrieve attachments to posts only from a particular category?

I have a WP blog with a few pages and posts and several categories. I want to write a loop to retrieve images attached to the posts (not the pages) and only those from a specific category and it's ...
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Custom post types category

I have created a theme with a custom post type called 'project' and there is a problem. I want to show 5 different custom post type categories on a page in different portions, like posts to show on ...
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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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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 ...
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How to create category index table out of wordpress site or on other website?

I want to create a page on other part on my website (outside wordpress directory) where I can show list of posts from a specific category. I am looking for exact solution provided by @toscho here: ...
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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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How to add classes to images based on their categories?

I need to be able to: 1.) assign categories to images and 2.) add classes to all images that correspond to their assigned categories. I was able to add categories to images with the following: ...
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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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ID of last created category

How to get ID of last created category? I tried use this to for loop, which displays the posts in category boxes.
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Page that links to category content

I have a page called: fruit...then I have three child pages called cherry, lemon, and peach. I also have a category called fruit, and three child categories called cherry, lemon, and peach. What I am ...
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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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WordPress Genesis not excluding category from blog

I am trying to exclude a category from my blog. I login to WP and go to Genesis and Theme Settings and add the category IDs to the Blog Page Template area and hit save. Nothing happens. I have also ...
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Display related posts with same category or same tag return blank

I'm trying to display 4 related posted in the same category or have the same tag with the current post on the single post page. The result is just blank. <?php $rCateogry = ...
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Category Search functionality on category metabox (wordpress admin)

I have lots of categories on my blog site. When I add new post and select category, I need to scroll down to find the category. Is it possible to add a search category functionality in category ...
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Pagination on category page with custom post types

Wordpress is not new for me but I am really stuck on this piece of code that I can not get to work properly. I register a custom post type News and let the custom post type use the Wordpress ...
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Previous/next link to post in category, NOT tag?

On a single post page I have the following code after my loop: <?php previous_post_link('&laquo; %link') ?> &#124; <?php next_post_link(' %link &raquo;') ?> For some ...
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Wrong category being displayed in URL

I'm a newbie to wordpress so please bear with me. I have two categories I'm using, basketball and baseball. I've only recently added the baseball category and if I add a new post with category ...
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Make wp_dropdown_categories into a variable that persists until changed?

User selects category1 from wp_dropdown_categories, if user clicks on tag2 any point after, they only see posts from category1 with tag2, not all posts with tag2. Is there a way to store the chosen ...
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Wordpress Categories from Plugin

I've got the Owl Carousel plugin installed, inside of it I can create some categories. Now I'd like to have these Owl Carousel categories displayed on the site, not the regular categories. What you ...
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Custom Post Types on Category Pages

I'm working with a custom post type that uses the normal WordPress categories. I am able to modify my category template to display my custom post types exactly how I want them. The problem is, once ...
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Get posts from 2 or more categories

I'm trying to get posts from 2 or more categories, so far I discovered: $args = array( 'category__in'=>array( implode(ot_get_option("beautiful_categories"), ",") ) ); $query = new WP_Query( ...
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Get all first images of posts in same category

I am trying to build a list of thumbnail images linked to their associated single content pages within the same category. So, when I am in the category of 'x' the list returns all image attachments ...
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Display a category name automatically using code in the functions.php file

Any idea how I could edit this code to show a post's category title instead of the post's time? At the moment it adds This post is in 12.34pm to the top of the post content. function ...
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Yearly category archive pagination broken

I found code that will show posts by category and year, but then the pagination doesn’t work. The default WP widget “Category Archive" also has broken pagination and, in any case, I need to add the ...
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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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Save post to category with gravity forms (post_data) [closed]

I'm trying to save my posts, generated with gravity forms, to a specific category. However whatever I try, it's not working. The post must be saved to sepecific category, dependent from a gravity ...
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how to 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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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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Have posts that belong to multiple categories, exclude some categories from homepage

So I have categories A, B, C and D. And also categories 1, 2, 3 and 4. I have posts that can belong to any four of these categories. But I want to exclude anything in categories B, 4 and D from the ...
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Output categories in something different than a list

I wanted to output all my categories in the sidebar of my wordpress theme. Now I use the function wp_list_categories(); which works fine. However it always displays the categories in a list and I ...
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Add the Category Slug to a class in a link array [duplicate]

I am using the Microkids Related Posts Plugin and I want to add the Category Slug into a class in the link. This is so that I can use the Category Slug as a unique global identifier which I can target ...
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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 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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Category nicename inside loop in wordpress

How can I echo the current post's category nicename inside main loop. <?php if ( have_posts() ) : while ( have_posts() ) : the_post(); ?> echo <div class="btn category-nicename"> ...
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How to get all unique categories for posts in loop?

I'm looking to get a plain list of the unique categories in a custom loop (only categories for the posts in the loop). I've been fumbling with some code for a bit and here's what I've got: <?php ...
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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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Get unique post in parent category

I have a parent category and several child categories. I also have several posts that belong to the child categories. Each post can be belong to several categories. I want to know how to query the ...
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How to have Multiple Archives Widgets, one archive widget per category (in a different page)?

Please read the whole question before assuming this question is repeated. After one day of trying plugins and tutorials, I am convinced that there is no straightforward method of achieving what I am ...
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query_vars in plugin when using custom permalinks

I am trying to do the following I need to get the category of the current page at the plugin level so before it goes to archive.php orsingle.php so i have a plugin to do this and based upon ...
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Get latest post from all categories except one

I trying to get all the latest post from every category, but I discovered I must ignore one of them. I don't want to show it at all. My problem is I don't know what syntax to write ifelse in this ...
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Show only first children level of current category?

I wish to display only first level of subcategories on current category page (if any). I tried this code: <?php $args=array( 'child_of' => $cat-id, ...
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Bringing Ajax Loading Feature on Category Pages

Following this post -- Showing all the posts in one page? -- I was able to create a tag and category page with all posts. Example: http://blogote.com/apple/ The link contains over 200+ posts. Is ...
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Exclude posts from certain category breaks custom pagination

I want to show only posts from certain categories so that I exclude them in my WP_Query() query. Doing this my custom pagination is not working correctly. Clicking on each one of the number in the ...
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How can I add the featured image functionality to a custom taxonomy?

I would like to be able to use the 'featured image' functionality, found on post types, for a custom taxonomy. I have a taxonomy called 'collections' and I would like each collection to have a ...
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Removing categories, Comments etc from posts?

im wondering if there is a way to completely remove this feature from my website as i have no need to categorise any of my posts - i plan to post projects in pages from my left sidebar with a static ...
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Subdomain for main category, directories for subcategories

I explain clearly what I want to achieve : I have here Main category : Car -Sub-category : Sports-Car --Sub-category : Porsche ---Post : Porsche-911-Turbo.html I want URL to be this : ...
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Show 10 Sub Categories Per Parent Category Page?

I have using following code for displaying sub categories in parent category page. Its displaying all subcategories in a single page. I want to display 10 sub categories per page. Please help me to ...