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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Display post thumbnail for specific category outside the loop

I'm building a theme that features a section wherein I'd like to have the single most recent post's thumbnail of a single category displayed between the header and blog sections. Something like ...
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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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Permalinks for categories…making sure that you get the right link in a Category Archive

I recently completely a site with a lot of categories and sub-categories. And in many cases, a post might go in multiple categories. Of course, I know how to do that by simply checking off multiple ...
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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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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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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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WP_Query - using category__and when one of the categories is 0

I am passing a variable $category to category__and, and it works unless $category = 0; 'category__and' => array(4) // works 'category__and' => array($category, 4) // works if category > 1 ...
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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 exclude uncategorized from permalink structure /%category%/%postname%/

I'm using a custom permalink structure: /%category%/%postname%/ So that my posts are listed like: mysite.com/widgets/blue-widget This works fine as long as "blue-widget" exists in one and only ...
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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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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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Add a Tag to each Post in a Category

I have large number of posts in a certain category. I wanted to add a tag to each post in that category. Here is the procedure to try but not work. Create the new tag. Get the new tag’s ...
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List post categories that link to a page showing those posts

I have posts with different categories. I have a blog page that lists the posts like this. <?php $blog_args = array( 'post_type' => 'post', ...
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Separate blog archives by category

I have two categories for the blog posts on my site, lets call them A and B. I want to add an archive widget (by month) to the right sidebar that only uses category A posts and only shows category A ...
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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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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 2nd category, only once, as sub-heading, in the loop

I have a Custom Post Type ("Rental"). I am using the code from this article I found to display Rental custom posts on a page, with the Categories of a custom Taxonomy ("Region") as headings between ...
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More efficient way to list posts by category [duplicate]

I have a page that lists posts grouped by category. Here is the current code: <?php $cats = get_terms('category'); foreach ($cats as $cat) { $cat_id= $cat->term_id; echo ...
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WordPress category pagniation not working

I am trying to add pagination to category the URL comes out in the format as /category/cross-stitch/page/2/ but nothing shows on the page its going to 404. My code is below, which works for pagniation ...
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Add category to all post by using sql query?

I have a thousand posts and all them don't have category. Do you know how to associate category with all posts by using sql query?
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Adding Existing Categories to Posts

I have a lot of existing posts +10000 which don't have a category. I tried the bulk edit feature of WordPress. However I get a 504 Gateway Timeout error above 100 items. So that will take a very long ...
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Category slugs being appended “category”

I presume this is because the slug already exists elsewhere e.g. I have a page called /solutions/customer-experience and I want the category slug customer-experience, I try to enter it but it gets ...
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How To Get WordPress Categories Last Update Date?

I am trying to make a custom sitemap for my WordPress blogs categories. For that I added the below code in my functions.php file and save it. Now all things is working fine but I want to get the date ...
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Force Wordpress to Show Pages Instead of Category

I am trying to create a SILO structure on one of my WordPress site. I have always checked this option on Yoast SEO plugin "Strip the category base (usually /category/) from the category URL." So my ...
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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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Related content based on category name

I'd like to modify the code below so it grabs the data based on the category the post is in and 'only' that category, not children categories, not other categories, only the category of the current ...
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How To Get WordPress Categories Link List?

I am trying to make a custom sitemap for my WordPress blogs categories. For that I added the below code in my functions.php file and when I save it, my Blog goes white. Nothing is showing up. I ...
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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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Same menu for different taxonomies to reach different content

I'm using a "location" taxonomy to show the same website for 4 different locations. Each of them will have the same categories which I want to display in a menu. Is there anyway to create the same ...
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How do I change the sql query for wp_get_archive()

I am using wp_get_archive() in category.php. If I am on page of category=2 it should show my archives of only that category. However it is for all the categories. So how can I change the query for ...
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Display only posts from referred category on date archive page

I am using wp_get_archive() in category.php. If I am on page of category=2 it should show my archives of only that category. However it is for all the categories. Following is the code for my ...
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Show div only if post is in specific category

In my list of blog posts, I would like to show a div which labels the post as a "Press Release" if the post is tagged with the "Press" category. I have added the following chunk into my loop: ...
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Allow users to create their own feed from selected categories?

I've been wandering around on the web for the last couple of hours wondering if there's a way to allow users to build their own RSS feed by selecting categories within WordPress, that could then be ...
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Check if current category has subcategories

I have found the following piece of code in the WP Knowledge Base theme in order to show subcategories of a parent category. The problem is that this only works for the first level of hierarchy, so I ...
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Getting category URL with hyphens, not spaces

So, I am using this to get the URL: <a href="/category/<?php foreach((get_the_category()) as $category) { echo $category->cat_name . ' '; } ?>"> Which is outputting: ...
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Multisite - create a category in specific site

I have a multisite I want to create a category but in a specific site. I used this functions below: wp_create_category('mycategory', 0); but this will create a category on the main site. I keep ...
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Group Posts by First Letter of Title categories

Questions is a duplicate of this one: Group Posts by First Letter of Title However, I was unsure whether I could ask on that, or I had to start a new question, so I did the latter ;) I implemented ...
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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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How to split the categories of subcategories with thumbnails

This is the code I use to display all product categories with thumbnails: <?php $cats = get_terms('product_cat', array( 'hide_empty' => 0, 'orderby' => 'name' )); ?> <div ...
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Excluding a category from next and previous post links

I am trying to figure out the code to exclude a category from my next and previous post links. My code for the next and previous is as follows: <div class="next_prev_cont"> ...
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Use post in multiple places on a page with multiple posts

I have three custom post types: workouts, news_items, and business_items. I'm trying to display the top (most recent) item from each on the home page and I'm trying to put the featured picture from ...
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How to link a PDF file to a category URL

I am not sure if it is possible to do this but I have a category called case-studies into which I write individual posts to summarize a case-study - for the sake of this question let's give a title of ...
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Multiple categories for one menu item?

I have six categories: Seasons Categories: Spring Summer Fall Winter Collections Categories: Formal Wear Night Wear Ready to Wear Sports Wear I need to put them up in the navbar custom menu ...
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Category Template for Custom Post Type

I'm driving myself crazy with the following issue, hope you can help me! I'm working on a WordPress theme for a business directory so I decided to make some custom posts types on functions.php file ...
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Page with the same name of a category

I've a category, let's say "testcat". I want to create some pages which the final url should be "http://example.com/testcat/pagename". To do this, I should create a page named "testcat" and then a ...
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I have many different products on my website how can I get them to display under specific categories?

How and where do I put code to get products assigned to categories. I bulk imported categories after I already had products setup. Now I was wondering how I can move all the different products to the ...
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Categories list into registration form

I'm trying to create a custom user registration form used for Educational website. Is it possible to automatically retrieve categories of posts (custom posts) in the registration form. The form ...
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how to capture the value of the selected parent category

I am very new to WordPress as well as coding and I am stuck with one of the form field, which has a select box for listing all categories and sub-categories (taxonomies) in it. But I would like a ...
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How to Customize the category list page

i use evolve theme for my site. here is the screenshot of category list the page display the raw code of the page content which contains a gallery. How can i customize the category display?
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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 ...