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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Making the category & tag Description textarea bigger

Which files do i edit to make the textarea for tag & cat description bigger? Or maybe there's an easier way through functions.php to save having to do it every-time i update wp? Thanks
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Related Tags not in category

I'm using this piece of code to show related posts based on the tag of the post you are viewing. I'd like to modify is a little to exclude the related posts from the loop if they are in the same ...
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Display posts separated by Category in Author's page

I created an author's page using: <?php if(isset($_GET['author_name'])) : $curauth = get_userdatabylogin($author_name); else : $curauth = get_userdata(intval($author)); endif; ?> ...
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Having problems with paging

My category.php lists articles on the first page, and on the bottom I have a pager. When I click page 2, the index.php page is loaded and the url looks like this: http:// ...
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WordPress Category Question

I cannot figure out how to use the wp_list_categories function to do what I need it to: <?php if(is_page('realisations')) { ?> <ul id="subpage"> <li><strong>Les ...
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how do I filter single_cat_title to remove all instances of a particlular word

I have certain names in my category title (that need to stay there for other reasons). I am displaying all category titles with the blog name prefixed, but on categories that already have this name I ...
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Use a wordpress page to display a certain category

I'm trying to set up a portfolio page on my wordpress website, and I would like the following construct: /blog/ where I blog all kinds of things, including portfolio entries /portfolio/ where I show ...
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Select category in custom query

I'm sure this question is asked alot, but I cannot figure it out, since all the different ways to query posts are confusing me.. Here is my current code. How can I tell the code to only get posts ...
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How to totally get rid of Category in my blog?

I prefer using tags and have no interest in using the categories. All my posts now are labeled with a category named "Uncategorized" and I want to turn them off! I want no more categories at all. How ...
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Have multiple category queries from the URL been fixed yet?

Is it now possible to query multiple categories from the URL? http://www.mywpsite.com/?cat=1+7 ? I think this has worked for tags for some time. If not, is there another way to achieve this?
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add current-cat class to single post page

i know if you are on a category page..wp automatically ads current-cat class to the child of the parent category you are on. like `<li class="cat-item cat-item-701 current-cat"><a ...
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List Posts by Category for a Non-Zero, Non-NULL Custom Field Value?

(Moderators note: The original title was: "Need help identifying and looping through categories where posts have custom field set") I need to loop through my categories however I need to limit the ...
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My Category is too big on the Menu what can i do?

Currently I have a small amount of 100 categories and my MENU goes crazy big and I would like to be able to do 2 things if possible: First category menu with limited amount categories sorted by hits ...
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How do I view a feed consisting of posts from multiple categories?

By default, my site's RSS feed URLs are in this format: category/[category-name]/feed/ As far as I can tell, that doesn't allow me to view a feed using multiple categories. Is anyone aware of a ...
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Wordpress: category page not for post's

Please at first let me explain my question. I use wordpress to create web sites for flash games, so I don't have certain page for post's. I add each game by post-new.php?post_type=game and u can see ...
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Need Category RSS Feed that shows all posts

How do I go about making this? I've been trying to get add_feed and such but have had no luck.
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Archives and Categories in Custom Menu

What is the easiest way to place the Archives and Categories lists within my menu under a parent tab. I'd like both of the lists, such as "Archives" leading to the "archives" sub-menu, and the same ...
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How to make 2 tag feeds show up on 1 page?

I'm looking to create a page within my site that looks like this: Tag/Category: News News Post a News Post b News Post c Tag/Category: Events Event a Event b Event c I'm new to Wordpress. I may ...
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How can i call an article from each category and still paginate properly?

I want to have my front page, with three columns, each assigned to a different category. Ideally I would like to query to fetch one post, per column, per page where possible, leaving the column empty ...
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Custom Post Types and Categories?

For the life of me I cannot seem to get categories to come into existence with my custom post type. I've added the following — simple — code to the bottom of my theme's functions.php file, ...
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Share one taxonomy across multiple blogs in 3.0 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: WordPress Multisite - global categories I have a series of blogs that will use some, but not all, of the same posts. We have one blog where many of the posts are ...
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How to filter post from categories only if the posts appears in one of them, not the other?

The scenario is, some posts have one category, ok. Some others have more than one category. I must create post with content and also slideshow thumbnails for use with Nivo plugin gallery. Ok. I want ...
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How to get current_cat in navbar, in single post

In a site I have using Wordpress 3.0, when I'm in a single post, the navbar showing the categories doesn't give the parent category the class of "current_cat" and therefore that category is not ...
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List categories for author: list_categories function inside list_authors function

I am trying to make a "contributors" page where there is a list of authors and the categories they have posted in. I am able to use this code to do this for a single author on a single post page: ...
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Any built-in function to associate a post to category through a plugin?

I have a post ID and I'm just trying to find a function ( I was thinking of something similar to wp_update_post() ) where I can just pass a post ID and maybe a category ID or slug and have it ...
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Showing post thumbnail (attachment) on the archive.php category listing

I'm seeking to customize my categories listing (archive.php) so that it shows a thumbnail image of the first image attached to each post However, apparently the archive.php file is one of those that ...
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Decreasing the Memory Consumption of a WordPress Site?

The test site requires a lot of memory when viewing some category/archive pages. I met with the following error messages yesterday: Fatal error: Allowed memory size of 33554432 bytes exhausted ...
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Categories Listing with “selected” category highlighted

Is there a way to draw the categories listing and highlight the current category being viewed? In addition, it would be great to highlight the current category if a post or page that's assigned to it ...
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Filtering Children of the “uncategorized” Category out of the Loop?

I have some utility categories that are only used by my theme. To help separate these categories I place them all as children of uncategorized. How can I make sure that any call to ...
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Custom Stylings for category pages

Is there a way to have the styles on a page appear differently for certain categories, when viewing a page that is only of that category?
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Getting a List of Categories for Use in a Plugin?

I need to access a list of all categories for a plugin I'm working on, I know that there is the wp_list_categories template tag for use in themes. What would be the best way of accessing these ...