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 Taxonomies in loop with template args

I want to display the taxonomies within the loop but with customized template. Here is my code: if ( have_posts() ) { while ( have_posts() ) { the_post(); $args = array( ...
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Hide posts belongs to few categories in homepage

Currently I am using all the latest posts are displaying in the homepage settings. But now I need to hide few specific categories to be displayed in the homepage. All the post belongs to those ...
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When categories are nested underneath a parent, should the parent category also be checked?

At some points I have a three deep nested category structure, when posts are assigned to a category that has a parent, should both the parent and child category be ticked? Or just the child? I know ...
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How to show in search results posts with a particular tag in a particular category?

As the home page of my blog I've a static page. There I want to show the navigation of the site. Category1 Sub-Category1 tag1, tag2, tag3 Category1 Sub-Category2 tag1, tag2, tag3 ...
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dynamic menu parent and child category

I'm trying to create a dynamic menu listing all my category and subcategory.. from that im having 2 problems: first one: it display only the category and subcategory being populated by some post, iw ...
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Add category attribute to custom shortcode

I have created a custom post type called "faq". The custom post type uses categories. I have created a shortcode [faq] that displays all the faq posts. What I would like to do is add an attribute to ...
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Category/Taxonomy Template not loading

I read countless topics and searched alot of codex pages for that problem but I just don't get it. My category template isn't being loaded. Instead, only the index.php comes up. It doesn't matter if ...
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Post count is wrong in all categories on backend and frontend

Admin area is showing wrong post count for all the categories (and I have 300+) It's showing more posts than they actually are, even for new categories with no posts at all shows like 5 or more. I ...
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How to query all posts of a specific category, and any other category combination

Basically, I'm looking to query all post of category 'news', and any combination of other categories to display as Related News on single content type pages. So, if someone writes a post, and ...
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Is it possible to query the result of a query?

I'm not sure if the is even possible, and couldn't find an answer, so I figured I'd ask on here. Basically I want to know if it is possible to query a query result? What I want to do is query for ...
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one category template for diferent <option> values and sub categories

I have the default category.php template and my categories structure is like this: category sub1 sub2 sub3 sub4 sub5 Now what I want is on each subcategory to add ...
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Get posts from specific taxonomy term

I have nhl news website and I have taxonomy for each season (ex 2014-15) Taxonomy in functions: function wptp_register_taxonomy() { register_taxonomy( 'season', 'post', array( ...
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How to create category index table out of wordpress site or on other website?

I want to create a page on other part on my website (outside wordpress directory) where I can show list of posts from a specific category. I am looking for exact solution provided by @toscho here: ...
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Change widget: categories to tags

I have a theme with a widget that displays posts from a category. How can I change it to tags? This is the code: /** * Plugin Name: Middle Buzz Widget */ add_action( 'widgets_init', ...
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Echo one category as title when post has multiple categories?

UPDATED QUESTION to be CLEARER Here's my situation: Wordpress top navigation has several menu items that jump to an array of posts within a specific category. For example, if you click "necklaces" ...
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Create a Page Automatically According to the post

scenerio : i Am publishing 3 Posts 1. Part 1 for Automobile 1 2. part 2 for Automobile 1 3. Part 1 for Automobile 2 Also im selecting Automobile as a Taxonomy. So now the category page for ...
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Pagination not working for custom category template and custom permalinks

I am using following code in category-20.php, for the pagination through ajax, which is working fine for the defaults permalinks. But when i change the permalinks to custom, then pagination doesn't ...
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WP 4.3 - Categories doesn't show on the menu at all on different accounts

I'm having an issue where the Categories Taxonomy is showing on one admin account but is not showing on another admin account with the same accessibilities/privileges. What could prevent it from ...
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Filtering multiple categories using data-filter

the website I am working on uses the following to filter categories:<?php $terms = get_terms('animals'); $count = count($terms); echo '<li><a ...
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Related posts with WP_Query

I'm stuck with the related posts querying. I need the related posts to be displayed with any depth from the main parent. I have the following structure categories on my website: - Category level 1 -- ...
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Custom post type URL - filter by taxonomy

Created CPT = news uses default categories (IT and recruitment) I am struggling to view an archive of the posts based on their category mysite/news/ - shows all posts for that CPT whatever the ...
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How to display custom taxonomies with links in filter menu?

Since two days I am trying to solve a problem with custom taxonomies (categories). I have a Custom Post Type called 'Portfolio' and it works as expected but a problem is with my hierarchical taxonomy ...
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Question on using custom structures for categories

Im trying to create a topics "section" similar to what Justin Tadlock has on his site but i'm not sure how he is doing this. Categories? Tags? or what? I tried changing the Category base to topics as ...
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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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Page URL that is the same as other but in a different category

Is there anyway to prevent a duplicate post getting assigned a number as it's title despite being in a different category? www.example.com/coca-cola/diet www.example.com/pepsi/diet-2 Both are ...
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How to add current custom taxonomy slug to body class

My theme uses custom taxonomy called "kbsection" and there are lots of sections set up (instead of categories). There is also a custom post type and the posts are assigned to sections. I need to ...
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Getting Category Children

i have a problem understanding the get_terms function All i want is getting all the children of specific category so that it can be listed. But i don't really know how the $args works. So with this ...
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Show all child categories associated to post ID within loop

I'm looping through all posts and I'm trying to output the category nicename related to each post. So if there are categories A,B and C with post X only associated with categories A and C then I only ...
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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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Getting Position of a post in a category

I have one post id x, one category id y. I want to retrieve the position at which the post will appear in the category. It is confirmed that the post is from the category Post order will be based on ...
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How to query and group posts by category?

/* * Loop through Categories and Display Posts within */ $post_type = 'post'; // Get all the taxonomies for this post type $taxonomies = get_object_taxonomies( array( ...
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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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Using tax_query to get single post per category

I have a list of magazines I need to categorize and sort. I have created a custom post type and registered a custom taxonomy to organize them. Category Structure: Print Magazines (parent category) ...
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Taxonomy terms by post type and category?

I'm trying to return the terms of a taxonomy that is used by a custom post type in a specific category, I can return all the terms of the taxonomy but I want just the ones used by that post type and ...
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How to display 4 nested category levels

I have a scenario in which I want to display this category structure: First Level Grade 1 (Just showing category) Grade 2 (Just showing category) Grade 3 (Just showing category) Second Level ...
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How to display category list with category description

I have five categories for a custom post type, additionally I have installed a plugin to enable upload image to each category detail, actually I can get show list of categories with details. I need to ...
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'get_previous_post' in same category returning (!empty) when no previous post in category exists

I'm trying to use the Smarter Navigation plugin to work so that when I click on an individual post from the category page, the single post navigation only goes to the next post in the same category. I ...
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Get Pagination For List of Wordpress Categories

I'm trying to display a set number of categories on a custom page template. The Categories contains featured image and link to their children. I'm using "Categories Images" plugin to get Category ...
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custom script category in a menu not showing

I have a custom script to create a menu and a category everytime a user register for multisite. Below is the code where I create a menu and category. switch_to_blog($id); $_nav_menu_selected_id = ...
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Hide specific categories from category widget

I'm trying to hide a large amount of categories from my category widget. I've tried a few plugins but none of them seem to want to let me use the dropdown option. I looked into the ...
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How to make all post in to a category?

I need to make all current posts to a category called "Past Posts". I could not find a way to do it. I have 250+ posts. So I can't do it manually.
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Hide a certain category name without removing it?

I have a category called feature which I use to have a feature post in the homepage. The problem is I don't want the category name feature to appear in this posts, but I want the other categories to ...
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New notion of custom posts subset

I want to create an image voting site. As a user I want to: Create a "Poll" that belongs to some category (custom wizard process) Post an image to any "Poll", mine and thine (limit of 1 post per ...
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get_posts - require all categories

From the get_posts docs I see it takes categories as a parameter. However, is this an AND or an OR? i.e. if you specify 2 categories do posts have to be in both to be returned? If not, how do you ...
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How to display two random-post sections that are each under their own category

<?php get_header(); ?> <div id="containerHOME"> <div id="left-div"> <!--Begin Sidebar--> <div id="left-inside"> <?php if (get_option('earthlytouch_featured') == ...
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Offline Wordpress Application

I have to Document some Work and i thought to use WP as a platform to work with others. We have articles, pictures in different categoried and could use the tag function. A Search function is ...
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Force to select a category when creating post [duplicate]

I just wanna put condition, when user is creating a post, the post won't create until choosing a specific category. How can I force user to select a category while posting a new post.
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Have the same sub-category and slug for two different parent categories?

Just want to make sure: I have category 1, with subcategory 'resources'. Can I have category 2 also with a 'resources' subcategory? I would like the slug to be the same in both categories.
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Getting specified level all categories

How get all categories(in object format) by specifying required level. For example: We have Cat1 => Cat1-1 Cat1-2 => Cat1-2-1 => Cat1-3-1 Cat1-2-2 Cat1-3 ...
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hierarchical taxonomy in permalinks? using same slug

I use permalink: /%category%/%postname%.html and want to have categories like this: Wheels Mercedes Toyota Brakes Mercedes Toyota I want their URLs like this: ...