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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One Wordpress Install, Two Categories. Each Category Gets a Domain

Ok here is a setup I am aiming for, hopefully someone knows how to get me there: One Wordpress Install on www.mainsite.com www.mainsite.com will be a landing page that points to two Category links: ...
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Make parent categories not selectable

I'd like that my categories having child-categories don't be selectable on the post article page. What I want to do is to remove the checkbox before their label. I've looked the filter documentation ...
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How can we get Catergory / Term Creator

How can we get the category creator id ? I have checked the tables of category/terms viz. wp_terms, wp_term_taxonomy and wp_term_relationships. But there is no information about creator of the ...
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Category.php template for custom posts

I'm trying to use my category.php file to display all posts of a certain custom post type (say "Company") with a given category. However, when I try to use it by navigating to ...
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Show the categories the current post has

I have a custom post type; posts of this type can have either one or two categories associated with them. I need to display the names of the categories that are associated with each of these custom ...
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How to customize tag and category post listings to show introductory content?

In wordpress, we allow google to index our category and tag pages. We don't use no-index for tag or categories, which results very high ranking in a lots of keywords and we are receiving very high ...
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Page permalink rewrite

I added the following code which allows categories on my 'Page' post type. add_action('init', 'edit_page_type'); function edit_page_type() { register_taxonomy_for_object_type('category', ...
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wp_list_categories link to first post of category instead of calling taxonomy template

I'm using wp_list_categories to give me a list of links to categories (no surprise there) Is it possible to get Wordpress to link to the first post of a given category instead of calling the taxonomy ...
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Wordpress 1 domain multiple blogs

I need to setup a website with wordpress that 1 domain with have different pages of blogs. For example: - my website have Home, Artworks, Techniques pages. - Artworks and Techniques are 2 different ...
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Geting error in post and category [closed]

Hallo, I have in my blog now add a Plugin [Custom Post Type UI] and have great a Post type movies and taxonomies like genre,actors,directer..... like this all ok now i have great a test post min add ...
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create function to call category name and slug

In several theme templates I have code to retrieve the category name and slug for the present post or category page. It is outside the loop. Here is the repeated code: global $post; $categories = ...
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Change from all posts to specific categories post on main page?

How do I change my index.php to display only the desired categories posts in the main page ? I tought that changing this would workout but instead it just print nothing: query_posts( ...
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Different post sort order within different categories

I need to give each post a unique post order for multiple Categories (per post) it is in. I can imagine a solution using custom fields whereby for each Category there is a corresponding custom field ...
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How to Show or Hidden Categories on page in Wordpress?

I have a problem to resolve. I have wordpress site with 2 pages : Food and Cooking. I have categories : food_categories (1) and cooking_categories (2). I want to show only food_categories on Food ...
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separate posts to have (kind of) 2 blogs?

Before putting a lot of effort in this, just to find out it's not possible: Let's say I have two different categories and I want the user to be locked in one of them after choosing it from a ...
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Using widget logic I want to show only a widget on the archive page if there are no posts

I have a custom post type with it's own taxonomy and I need to display a widget when on a category archive that is ONLY displayed when there are no posts. Currently I'm using this: is_tax( 'genre' ) ...
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3.1 post formats and specific categories/custom taxonomies

Is there a way to have a specific custom taxonomy for new 3.1 post formats? Let's say for example we want to categorize the "gallery" post format with two categories —only available for those kind ...
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How to get Total Post In a Selceted category

i have a wordpress site that has around 20000 post it gets slow at generating pagination. i have traced the problem. $my_query = new WP_Query($query_string ."&posts_per_page=-1"); $total_posts = ...
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how can we bring category metabox to Media Library/Upload New Media Page

I would like to place the 'categories metabox' found in new post/edit post page in the "upload new media" page. Any clues ?
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How to make category RSS feeds show full content

I'm trying to fix a friend's feed to show full content in the category feed instead of only a summary. He's already done the setting bit, but it still doesn't seem to work. Thoughts? EDIT: The feed ...
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Author Page - List of categories plus number of posts in that category

On my author page I currently have a list of categories the author has posted in generated by the following code: <?php $categories = $wpdb->get_results(" SELECT DISTINCT(terms.term_id) as ...
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How to block a category from one user and enable the category for the rest of the users

I have a site in which all categories are open to anyone, except for 2 categories that are password protected: Students, and Teachers. They are open only to specific users types, as follows: The ...
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Multi-site or categories?

I've recently been redesigning a site for a college radio, switching from Drupal to Wordpress from scratch. The site is based on the radio station, but each specialty show will also have its own blog. ...
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Custom Theme Want To Remove One Category From All Displays

I created my own custom Wordpress theme for my website, everything is great. However, I have a strange need, I have one category which is kind of a 'placeholder' for content which is automated and ...
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Subcategories with the same name

The wordpress codex says that a category and subcategory cannot have the same name, even if the subcategory has a different parent. I'm going to run into this exact situation and am trying to think ...
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How to add categories using mysql

I have an excel sheet with 423 categories consisting of US States > Military Bases. Is there a way I can reformat the excel sheet and import the categories into the wordpress database? I know how to ...
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Migrate posts into a different category

I have about 1500 posts I want to change category for. Is there a quick way to do this in Wordpress Admin?
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Taxonomy filter all children

I have a custom taxonomy filter that will filter all the pages in the selected taxonomy. I would like the code to select the pages in that taxonomy, and the children of thous pages. Heres the code. ...
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How can I display a list of categories of my posts

I have a Post Category called 'Podcasts' and under it are many other sub-categories. On a page I have titled "Podcast Categories", I would like to list all categories under the "Podcasts" category, ...
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Add title, post content, and category like add_post_meta and update_post_meta

How can I update/add a new title, post content, and category to a post with hard PHP code similar to add_post_meta(), update_post_meta()?
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Different post views for different category views

In my blog, my "pages" are really just posts sorted by categories. What's the best way to change the way the posts look for one of my category pages?
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Restrict categories to a custom post type

In the WP-Admin when creating a post or a custom post type I want to restrict certain categories to a custom post type. For example, Posts will only be able to select Category A and B. And custom post ...
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Customize category page for different custom taxonomies

What I'm working on are the pages that you go to after clicking on a custom taxonomy on the front-end. I'm to the point where I've duplicated category.php, renamed it taxonomy-tr_property_region.php ...
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Seperate WordPress catagories into sepeat list on seperate pages

Having issues showing my post in separate list based on category I have a static home page set my page: "home" and I have the blog set to my page: "Inspiration" I have 2 main categories ...
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When using get_categories or similar, is it possible to filter results that contain certain Tags as well?

get_categories() and related functions, by default, don't return empty categories - categories with no posts. I thought that, since there may be some underlying code checking the post counts, is it ...
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formatting the way posts show up

I recently installed the plugin List Category Posts so that my categories show up on the correlating pages. It worked great, only it modified they header size, font, and added a horizontal scrollbar ...
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Trying to only display 1 category using get_posts

I'm trying to only display posts from a certain category in a widget. I've tried it in a few different ways but it is still showing posts from all categories. Here's my code at the moment: $posts = ...
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3 Columns, 3 Categories, One Archive, and Pagination

I have three columns, each displaying 2 posts, each from different categories and each being a new query. These three columns are shown on thier parent category page, which is set to display 6 posts ...
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Getting lots of errors with sitemap on google webmasters

I use the Google XML Sitemaps (Wordpress Plugin) and the latest wordpress version. Recently i have had a lot of 404 not found errors in webmasters. The urls show up without any categories and it links ...
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post categories

I have posts which i would like to put in to 3 categories News, Events, and Press Releases, then i have three pages which are using the same template. I would like to display those posts on to ...
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Redirect category to first available child post

Is possible to redirect category to first available child post please? Thanks!
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Showing Custom Content in a Nav Dropdown

I have a custom content type "balloons", and I've assigned a parent category to a "balloon" item, "Water Balloon" I've made the Balloon category a primary menu item. I want a link to "Water Balloon" ...
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Show recent posts in menu?

I'm building a menu which contains categories. Is there a way to make each menu option show a list of recent posts in that category when you hover over it?
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create relationship between posts from one category and posts from another category

What I'm trying to do is adding in a post admin page a meta box, dynamically listing all posts from another category in the for of a check box list. This way I can create relations between a post and ...
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Should I use custom taxonomy or custom post type

I've recently taken on a project from a client of mine, after a lot of persuasion I've managed to finally get the website under some kind of CMS. I'm pretty new to Wordpress I've come from an ...
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Posts made to category don't show up (do show up on frontpage)

Added a subcategory to WordPress. Wrote a blog post and attached it to this subcategory. Now for some reason when I check it on my site, it give me the below error: Sorry, you are looking for ...
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Featured Posts for Category Pages

I was wondering if anyone knew how to have a different "featured post" based on it's category per category page? For example, if you are on the medical category page, you would see a medical post ...
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What happened to WP No Category Base?

What happened to the plugin in Wordpress plugin repository? The link doesn't work: http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/wp-no-category-base/ and search for this plugin doesn't list it. Yes, I know I ...
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How to Show Category List With Corresponding Links?

i want to do a research in Category List Area. I'll Explain Here... Now I have 4 Categories Like 1,2,3,4. First of all it needs to show in the category pages Horizontally.Next is, While Clicking on ...
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How to get Recent Post From Each Category with Thumbnail?

For Example,Now I have 3 Categories Like Food,Transport,Technology.Under These Categories I have Many Posts.Now I Want To Show the Latest Post From Each Category.{How to get Recent Post From Each ...