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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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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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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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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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 get Woocomerce categories count

Is there a short way to get the number of categories in woocomerce shop homepage and also number of subcategories on category page?
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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 ...
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How to Make a Category Always Selected?

I'm trying to write a function to make certain terms of default category always selected. When the user is writing a new post, the term checkbox should be checked and he shouldn't be able to unckeck ...
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Multi-tier Categories by post type?

We've been using CPT UI to allow us to create segregated categories for different post types. Unfortunately, this plugin only allows single-tier category view in the admin area. What I'm after is ...
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wp_nav_menu not appearing for a couple pages

I solved the problem with the page, the correct answer is ptriek's comment below. Well I'm having a bit of an odd problem here, wp_nav_menu works on all pages EXCEPT my category pages (probably my ...
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Remove Parent Category from Child Category URL

I am trying to remove parent category from the child category but each attempt returns a 404 error. Main Category Link (Displays All India Recruitment) Child Category Link (Displays Sub-Category) ...
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Related posts widget - category

I want to edit this widget to display related posts from the current category. This code below display only posts from a category that I must select manually. What I want to happen is that the widget ...
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only allow ONE post in a certain category; uncategorize all other posts with same category

I've created a category called "top headline" and relative query that displays ONE POST from this category. Scenario: Let's say I have one post currently categorized as "top headline". Then I create ...
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Remove / Rename Uncategorized Category In Wordpress

I have installed wordpress Muilit Site (NETWORK) I need to Remove / Rename Uncategorized Category In Wordpress. How is this possible?
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How to sort list of custom posts to get view like a tree of posts under categories and their children's categories?

I'm new here and my english isn't perfect so I'm sorry for this :) I'm here because I'm workin on site with post list sorted by category and I have problem with sort out my posts in categories and ...
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Customizing a category archive page through plugin

I have created a plugin that adds a custom post type called "Activities". This post type's archive shows all the categories, and then the categories each have a page that includes the posts contained ...
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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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How to display parent category name and link for custom breadcrumb

I'm currently trying to figure out how to display a categories parent / grand parents name and url for a custom breadcrumb I'm working on. I simply need to know how to show the parent categories ...
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How do you get parent and grandparent categories [duplicate]

I'm wondering how you can receive a categories parent name and link for a breadcrumb I've written. I basically want to have the following structure if child category blog > parent_category else ...
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Hierarchical permalink structure for posts showing categories and sub-categories

I'm having a lot of trouble finding an aswer to this. This is what happens to my permalink structure currently: When I open the page, filtering all posts for a category, the url is: ...
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How to create new category for custom post type?

I have create a custom post type named "jobs", and I want to create a set of category for that, ie like "PHP Jobs", "Python Jobs" etc. $args = array( 'labels' => $labels, 'public' => ...
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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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Category specific attribute

I wonder what is the best way to define specific attribute for category. My idea is following. I have some categories that are just wrappers, they don't contain any post so they are only parent ...
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Category page returns 404 error

I'm developing custom theme that should show all categories on a single page in /category path. When i navigate to /category/some-category, i can see all posts that belong to that category, but when ...
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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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Hide empty categories from get_categories

I'm trying to hide the empty categories (with no posts associated) from a list in an archive page. I'm using hide_empty as suggested on Wordpress codex but it's not working, the code outputs all ...
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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 ...
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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 do I apply style to each category of a list?

I need to create a simple plugin to show a list of categories inside the body of the post and, as I am new to coding, I searched for the basics and started to make little changes; it looks like this, ...
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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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Display category-specific comments in sidebar

I'm trying to display comments in the sidebar from only the current category. So far I've got this: <?php // Posts per page setting $ppp = 8; //get_option('posts_per_page'); // either use ...
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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 ...
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Custom post type and category link together

I have issue with making new page for this : Category link is : /category/category_name But I want to be : /custom_post_type/category_name Custom post type code $labels = array( ...
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Moving Categories submenu to Media, but still opens Posts menu

I'm developing a very media-centered site with WordPress and am using the default categories and tags on uploaded media using, in part this plugin Media Categories. I am displaying a sub-menu item ...
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Front end post submit with custom taxonomy and category

On my website i'm buildng a front end post publishing based on this article. All my posts have both category and a custom taxonomy. The problem is that I can't find a way to save both default ...
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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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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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Listing a post's categories and subcategories

Is there a way to display the parent categories and subcategories for a particular post (ie. for use on single.php). I've tried using get_the_category_list(), but it displays a list like this: ...
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Getting the Most Recent Posts from Multiple Categories

I've got a page (page, not post) that near the bottom of the page I want to get the most recent 15 posts from a set of categories. I'm new to doing this and thought I was doing it correctly. The div ...
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Changing the Category for all posts of an Author

I'm trying to change the category for all posts of an author. I've been looking on here for about an hour and haven't found a solution.. Any help would be greatly appreciated :) Thanks, j03
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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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Category and post_lists

I´m trying to make a template for a wordpress site where i need to fetch posts form two different categories - two times. (ie.two loops) But seems like the category sort is just working for the ...
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Get attachments for posts that belongs to a specific category

I am trying to get images which are used by a post belonging to the specific category. For example if I have plants, mushrooms and animals as post categories, I only need to retrieve images that are ...
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Best Way to Redirect Category to Page and Hide Category

I have a category archive page at: http://mysite.com/news It displays an archive of items from the category 'news-article' I'd like to redirect any requests for ...
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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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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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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 use two permalinks for one custom post type based on categories

I am trying to get 2 different permalink for one custom post type, based on the solution given there. It is working for articles, but I can't get it work for my "film" custom post type. Here is my ...
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Sorting posts by season

What would be the best way to go about creating something like this (https://www.fiawtcc.com/calendar/) in WordPress? This is a calendar, with posts (containing the event date and event description), ...
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How to relocate images

I need to move all images attached to posts of a specific category (MyCat) from its current standard location (/uploads/year/month/) to a specific category folder (/uploads/mycat/). For instance: ...
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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 ...