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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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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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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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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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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Rewrite category slug

I have some categories like so: /europe/postname /usa/postname For various reasons I would like to rewrite these to be: /news/view/postname I've tried a few re-direct plugins but not had any ...
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How do I query_posts in cat=1 AND not in cat=2

Let's say I have 3 categories, College (cat=1), Corporate (cat=2), and Idea of the Week (cat=3) There is a home page for College and a home page for Corporate. On the College home page, in one ...
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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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How to display only one category in a custom post type?

I have a custom post type called 'portcat' and I want to display the results of only one portcat category ('games' - which has an ID of '3') on my page. The below code displays all of the categories ...
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Related posts widget - category

I want edit this widget to display related posts from current category. This code below display only posts from category that I must choose manually. So I want related posts from category ..thanks for ...
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Taxonomy page wpml dropdown not working

I have created the custom post type with the taxonomy product-categories. I have installed wpml and added the menu with the custom category. When the menu created using the custom post type category ...
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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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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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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 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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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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How to call custom category field data in theme?

I am trying to add two custom fields to my categories (which I have done thanks to this answer - Any examples of adding custom fields to the category editor?) And now I need to call them within my ...
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How we add new categories by wp_insert_post

I am using fornt end form submission now i want to add new category and before adding this category i want to check whether it exist or not, if yes then simple add to that category otherwise add new ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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Display additional form options based on Category selected $categoryId = $_POST['cat']; not working

I have a conditional statement to show certain images to choose from (radio buttons) based on the category chosen, however when the category is chosen, the radio buttons don't show? What am I doing ...
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Adding Custom User Profile data based upon Categories

Based upon the code found here: How To Add Custom Form Fields To The User Profile Page? How Could I alter this so that users could check one of several boxes based upon categories I have setup in the ...
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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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Make parent category not selectable when it has child categories

I'm trying to find a way of disabling the selection of the parent category within Wordpress 3.5.1 (post editor screen) only when that parent category contains child categories. My structure: ...
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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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Show Different Custom Menu on Different Category Pages

I have been using in_category function to display a set of menu on the sidebar. However, a much better way would be to show this menu on the top, as a navigation menu -- in the form of custom menus. ...
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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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Get all categories and posts in those categories

I am looking for a solution that allows me to print the following: Cat 1 Cat 2 Cat 3 Post 1 Post 1 Post 1 Post 2 Post 2 Post 2 Post 3 Post ...
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Changing post category from dropdown

I am showing a list of posts on the front of my wordpress site which each have a dropdown next to them with a list of category's, which are pulled in as follows. As you can see the form submit button ...
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WP Category Meta plugin fix? [closed]

Does anyone know of a fix for WP Category Meta http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/wp-category-meta/ or a similar solution to add images and meta data to categories? With the latest version of WP it ...
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Show subcategories and hide posts or show posts if not exists subcategories

I'm trying to make a WordPress blog where in the index page only Parents Categories appear. In second page need to appear SubCategories and hide posts, if not exists SubCategories show posts for the ...
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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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Checking for two categories in query_posts

How can I check two category_name values in the following query_post? <?php query_posts('category_name=recent-work&posts_per_page=1'); if (have_posts()) : while (have_posts()) : ...
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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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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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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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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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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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Display all categories including sub categories

I am trying to display a list of all categories and sub-categories underneath that category, I have managed to get a list of all categories that are parents but am struggling to detect if it has ...
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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 ...