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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I wanted to create a new category tab, that displays when opened, content only related to this tab

I need to create a new tab that displays content related only to this tab. Here is the code i found but i am not sure how to proceed from this point. Currently, there are 3 tabs with 3 different ...
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WP_Query Custom Post Type if Category ID Equals

I've setup a custom post type "slides" and I've created two categories for the slides custom post type: "slides-testimonial" (id = 7) and "slides-regular" (id=8). I would like to run a single loop, ...
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Custom Woocommerce Category view

I'm kind of new to wordpress development and I'm trying to make a plugin so I can show all the categories I have in a list. The Idea is to customise the default view Instead of the default list: I ...
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Wordpress Pagination archive/category [duplicate]

I have a problem with creating a simple pagination for the categories with WP_Query. I've got it to work for the archive, but if I try the same on the category template, then I get redirected to the ...
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Pre_Get_Posts: You can not group by tags in posts within a category?

With pre_get_posts you can group posts within a category: Example: Movies Category: tag Comedy Comedy Post 1 Comedy Post 2 Comedy Post 3 tag Action Action Post 1 Action Post 2 Action Post 3 And ...
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How can I ask to an existing category?

I want to echo the child category name. That works. But how can I ask after an existing category, so that I have no <h6>-tag when I have no category? Where is my mistake? <?php $...
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Checklist of selected categories

On my blog I have a large number of categories >500, so I need to have some kind of checklist which categories are already selected to continue selecting. For example, if we have cat1, cat2, cat3......
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Parent and child relation code and display only first child list

for Indoor -for bedroom --TFL ---8u ---9u --MFL ---10u ---11u -for Kitchen --ABC ---4u ---5u --XYZ ---6u ---7u These are the category listing... when user click on the for bedroom at that time show ...
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Fetch all categories from database

My Android project needs to fetch the database every day. I have a category structure like: console tablet camera phone laptop other The structure of the WordPress database is very confusing. I ...
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List titles returned on Archive page in right widget

Hopefully someone can help with this! I currently use the TOC+ plugin to create tables of content in my right widget, which works great for posts and pages. However, for dynamic content in my ...
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Categories box not showing on post edit pages

for some reason I don't get the Categories meta box on my standard 'post' edit pages in the wp admin. It shows up on my custom post types, and they show up in the 'Quick Edit' view on the Posts list ...
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How to add an “All” category to the tag cloud?

I'm using the tag cloud widget in my sidebar that displays my categories and would like to include an "All" link at the top. Any ideas how to accomplish this? Note, I would like to keep using the tag ...
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How can I generate a list of post-type specific categories?

I'm trying to generate a full list of post categories with links based on post type. So, let's say I'm on an archive page for the custom post type "reports" - when I click on a category link (for ...
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How do i get category name dynamically?

I have a page category.php. but i have more category for pages then i want display all the related category pages in category.php page. how can i change category_name dynamically when user click ...
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Category related tags

Is there any work around for relating tags to specific categories? Not been able to find one. I have a range of tags which only belong to certain categories. These tags are used in an advanced search ...
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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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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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How to not display subcategories in Recent Posts widget area?

I'm relatively new to Wordpress, and coding in general. I am trying to edit theme-specific recent posts widget to display only posts within a certain category. Currently, the theme will display recent ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 to display product with two condition, category and brand taxonomy

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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Add tag parameter to category.php

I want to give users the ability to refine their results in the category section. Like if the user is in the "car" category section in there he can then refine the "search" by color, number of wheels, ...
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How to Add 'Post Categories' to the Dashboard Sidebar

I'm currently working with a company to make a few basic tweeks to their WordPress site and I noticed that they have this on their sidebar: I am looking particularly at the "Clients", "Offers", "...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 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 ...
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Delete a specific category when deleting a user

I'm using the following function to create a portfolio category named "tips_username" when a user registers on my website. add_action('user_register', 'auto_create_traveltip_category'); function ...
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How to get the number of child categories a specific parent category has?

How do we count the number of child categories of a parent category? I am using a custom taxonomy, called: "authors". I found this code, which does count the number of child categories, but only ...
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How to query post from sub-categories on category archive and display posts?

On a custom taxonomy archive from the taxonomy called 'books' (taxonomy-books.php) I want to list all subcategories that are assigned to the parent category. And then for each subcategory I want to ...
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Render Selected Categories in Admin Edit Post Screen differently

Selected Categories for a post in the admin screen are rendered by: // Put checked cats on top $output .= call_user_func_array( array( $walker, 'walk' ), array( $checked_categories, 0, $args ) ); ...
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how to get postmeta info based on multiple categories?

I need to get one meta_value from wp_postmeta and I can do it with one category but I'm having problem when using another one. I have: SELECT wp_posts.ID, wp_postmeta.meta_value FROM wp_postmeta ...
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Assigning custom-single.php based on category

The code below looks like exactly what I need but I dont know how to update it to work for 3 custom single.php files plus the default single.php for any other posts not in one of these 3 categories (...
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get / list categories and counts filtered by custom taxonomy term

In my post 'post type' besides "categories" I've a custom taxonomy called "product-types". The category is actually more "manufactures" of the product types. I've a product-types page where I list ...
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Can not be able to insert the custom post taxonomy

here is my code in which i can't get insert the term in custom post type taxonomy .as in the the code in wp_insert_term($term,$taxonomy,$args); cannot work , while it is working if i put a string ...
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List all categories but exclude current post category on single post page

I want to display a list of categories excluding the category of the current single post that the user is navigating on. The list is displayed on the single.php template. I'm using this code to ...
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Change single.php template based on parent category

I have the following code working but with split() being depreciated and not available in php 7, I need some help. The idea here is this code is inserted in my single.php (in child theme). When a ...