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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how to make separate category term archives by post type

I've searched around, and many others are struggling with similar questions that don't seem to have been answered well. So please help reduce this misery! Suppose you've got an off-the-shelf ...
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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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Automatically set posts to NoIndex depending on category?

I'd like all new posts with a specific category to automatically have NoIndex applied. There are various plugins - e.g. Wordpress SEO - which make it easier to manually select posts for NoIndex. But ...
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Exclude Posts From Specific Category from Next and Previous post links

I've been searching for this a lot...but all I get is not what I need. I simply want to show next and previous links on single.php (from all the categories, based on publish date, not just in the ...
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Getting URL of archive (category) page

I'm trying to retrieve the current URL of the page, which works everywhere except for archive pages, for example, a category page. On a category page, it shows as the most recent post in that ...
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WP_Query: Mixing category__in and tag__in together

I'm creating a "Related posts" section for my theme, based on a tutorial from wpbeginner.com. It offered two options in selecting posts: those in the same category(ies), using category__in, or those ...
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How to display Parent categories and Child Categories?

I struggleing to find the best way to develop the below. Basically my website will have a landing page on the site (Sports Landing Page) and when the user clicks on a category on that page eg ...
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How to check if a post is in categories x,y,z inludint their subcategories

I am trying to check whether a post is in categories X, Y, Z (including the subcategories within them). This is the piece of code I have tried in my single.php: if ( in_category(array( '1', '2', ...
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get the categories of current post (in loop) that are child of a specific category [duplicate]

I have a small issue Need to get the categories names of my current post within the loop. But i need only those that are child of a specific category that is not assigned to my post. I have tried ...
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Display page of custom posts?

I have a custom post type, "design_asset". I am displaying them on a page template, with the loop <?php rewind_posts(); $paged = ( get_query_var( 'paged' ) ) ? get_query_var('paged') : 1; $args = ...
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wp_list_categories and custom post types

I'm confused. I have a custom post type "asset". I created posts, and they are all at /asset/post-title I assigned categories to the custom post type, e.g. "patterns" The categories page shows the ...
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How can I just show portfolio items from 1 category on portfolio page?

I have a website I am setting up for a client of mine which has a portfolio page which you can see here... http://lenhamsportscars.com/cars-for-sale You will notice that there is an option at the ...
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Looking to exclude blog posts from category Previous/Next buttons

I'm working on some conditional elements here and I thought I had it but it's still not working right. You can see my site here. What I've done is displayed only category Legal Libation Columns (98) ...
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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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Conditional category & tag statement

I'm just working on a "quick" change to the blog-entry-subtitle of specific posts in a category on my wordpress website. I'm hoping to have "Published in Orchard and Vine Magazine on:" instead of ...
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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. ...
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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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Problem to show custom post type in archive page category wise

I was facing problem to show custom post type post category wise. Then i found to solve the problem . i wrote below code in function page : function my_blog_category( $query ) { if ( ...
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Getting categories from DataBase & WP Favorite Post

I am trying to create a shortcode that pull the most saved posts (using WP Favorite Post) and displaying them by YEAR, MONTH or CATEGORY. So far I have been able to get the year and month working ...
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category results within page template

to paint a clear picture of what i am trying to achieve, i will describe my current wordpress theme setup: in my theme, i am making use of the following content types: posts, pages and custom content ...
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Widget dropdown always displays first option

I have a custom widget that I have made but whenever I change the dropdown value it always reverts to the first option when I save the widget. How can I have it display whatever option the user ...
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How can I reduce the number of database query calls for this custom homepage?

I am working on the design of a blog with the below(just a sample) category hierarchy. PARENT | ...
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IF have_posts contains posts from a certain category

This issue is now finally resolved by myself. Find the solution in the end of this post. Question was in short: How can i ask in my WP template, IF the whole array of have_posts contains any post from ...
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Why does my subcategory URL give 404 eror?

I'm using WordPress's standard theme Twenty Fourteen. Here is my problem Not Working: http://ispeedify.com/internet/paypal/ I've made my "PayPal" a sub category of the parent "Internet". But the ...
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Most efficient way to have 1 template for parent, 1 template for child categories?

This is the setup I want: For category-15.php: Child Category A (list of all posts inside) Post A from Child Category A Post B from Child Category A Post C from Child Category A ...
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How to only show parent categories in sidebar

How to only show parent categories in sidebar? But also when browsing posts, to show all the subcategories of the parent category the current post is in, showing the hierarchy. the other parent ...
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Post Categories Meta Box: Customize Most Used Tab

On the Edit Post page, within the Categories meta box, I’m looking for a way to put custom categories into the Most Used tab for easy category selection. The issue: There are a large amount of ...
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Change the default Category selection from a checkbox to an optionbox [duplicate]

Is there any way to transform the default "Category" taxonomy menu in the admin panel (once in a post) from a checkbox multi-option to a checkbox single option, or an option box. My aim is to prevent ...
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Make an array listing custom taxonomy

I am trying to populate an array with a list of categories in a custom taxonomy I created. The taxonomy, called clips, has a slug called clipcat. I only want the array to populate with children of a ...
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Category foreach Paging

I'm using the following code to display categories on my homepage, what I'd like to do is add the ability for paging with previous and next links, I haven't been able to figure out how to do this with ...
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Single.php Category Post Count

I have the following code in my single.php file: <?php if ( have_posts() ) : while ( have_posts() ) : the_post(); next_post_link('%link', 'Next', TRUE); ...
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Get category id for a custom category and display it in a class

I am having trouble displaying my custom category ID to my li ID. The code I am using below is displaying the post ID of the post category instead of the custom category. What I am trying to do is ...
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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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Include category name in page template

The theme I am using inserts and styles the page title using this code. I would like to display the category name depending on whatever it is for that category. I have tried a number of methods but ...
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How to add a new child category via an SQL statement?

I have a parent category named "Europe" under which I need to insert some 20+ child categories (France, Italy, Germany, etc.) What is the SQL statement I have to fire to add - for example - France to ...
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How to select posts from one category but exclude posts in another category?

I am trying to select posts that have category id 4 but exclude posts that also have category id 2 Here's what i'm trying $query = new WP_Query(array( "cat__in" => array(4), ...
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How to display the current subcategory in product overlay?

I want to display the category with the subcategory of the product by mouseover. Here is an example of what I want: https://www.dropbox.com/s/zvddx7nwpyxva0t/example.png. Right now I was able to show ...
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Can I divide the pages into categories?

I wanto know if I can divide the pages into categories? Going into the Wp administration panel I can see that I can create some categories for the posts but it seems to me that I can't do it for the ...
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Show custom post type in archive page by category

I create a custom post type name 'Blog' and Taxonomy is 'Category'. and i also create archive page 'archive-blog.php' to show all custom post. When i click 'mydomain.com/blog' show all custom post. ...
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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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Breadcrumb display subcategory in parent category page

I'am using Avante theme for my WP website. All my posts have two categories : Main category and subcategory ◊ The problem is that my "Main Category" page displays subcategory in breadcrumb, it ...
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Show all posts of all categories but excluding a category on custom blog page with pagination of my theme

<h3>Recent Posts</h3> <?php // Display blog posts on any page @ http://m0n.co/l $paged = (get_query_var('paged')) ? get_query_var('paged') : 1; $temp = $wp_query; $wp_query= ...
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Pagination on child category returns 404

Can anyone figure out why viewing pages in my child categories results in a 404, when the same $paged code works fine for my index file? This is inside of my category-15.php (it's to affect all child ...
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Use blog as base for tags and categories

I have a site: example.com build in wordpress. I set up the posts page as example.com/news. I want my tags and categories to be: example.com/news/tag/mytag example.com/news/category/mycategory ...
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Display subcategories selectbox on each category page

I want to display a select box to switch to SUBCATEGORIES of the current CATEGORY when i'm on a category page. I've the following category structure Category 1 Subcategory 1 Subcategory 2 ...
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Change the background of each post according to the category

I am using the Hueman Theme. What I want to do is that the background of all the posts should change according to the category of the post. Please suggest something
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Limit to One Custom Taxonomy Selection, Including Most Used

I've got a bit of code that limits my custom taxonomy to only allow the user to select one category, by turning the checkboxes in to radio buttons. See the screenshot below for example: I need the ...
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CPT posts listed by category with custom rewrite URL, please help!

Here is what I'm trying to do: I have 10 total dessert recipes (in shared dessert category) that are divided by 2 custom post types. I want to create 3 different views of these posts with the custom ...
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Category checkboxes in upload modal

In a project I'm working on, I've enabled categories for attachments using: register_taxonomy_for_object_type('category', 'attachment'); In the edit attachment screen in the Media Library you see ...
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Display posts of specific category term

I'm using this code to first display each category term as headlines and then display a post which is assigned each category term under the headline. If I create a custom taxonomy it works as ...