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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Post Editor: display categories from current post type taxonomy only?

I have a custom post type and a related taxonomy which is called "Asset_Type": Which is perfect. However, if I create a post with the default Wp Post type, I still seem them as categories: I'd ...
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Can you pre-check wordpress categories?

I have created a custom taxonomy, which has 2 terms. I'd like to have both of these checked/selected by default when someone creates a new post. Is this possible? I've searched but found no solutions. ...
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Linking custom post categories and post categories

I am using Posts 2 Posts which links between my posts and custom post types on a single page. For example I have a post about printing business cards and a coupon (custom post type) displayed in the ...
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How to make my category archive behave like a page

I don't want to use the category page as usual (list of posts). I would like to add more content: text, images, columns. Which is the best solution? Maybe redirect from a category page to a page? ...
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category__and works, but why?

I've already found a solution for my question/query but I can't help feeling dirty; this works, but I don't know why, or if there is a better solution. I have a post that has several categories, for ...
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Tags Instead of Category

UPDATE: I have this widget that allows me to CHOOSE and SHOW the latest posts from a specific category in the sidebar. Here's the code; add_action( 'widgets_init', 'tie_categort_posts_widget' ); ...
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Make a custom permalink for a specific category

I would like to make 1 post and check off 2 categories, say cat1 and cat2. I want cat1 to spit out my post like this : site.com/past-name Then cat2 to spit out the same post like this : ...
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Add advertising box to a specific category page

I need to add some ( image or texts ) on top of one of my categories I thought about editing category.php, but it affects all the categories How can I insert various static data on each category? ...
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How to add two-column rich-text category descriptions?

I want to have category descriptions that my website's editors can change without having to write HTML. And: Rich text and image insertion is needed as well. So I need to customize category ...
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How to show “category” name?

I'm a novice and Ii'm trying to edit my theme. I need to show the category after text "Listed in:": //echo $todaydate; if(is_array($rec_dates) && strtolower(trim($is_recurring)) == ...
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How to get a list of term names of the custom post type im currently on in single.php

Ok so I have a custom post type of "Products" and a custom taxonomy of "Types". Now in the types taxonomy I have dozens of categories and sub categories assigned to custom post types. Custom Post ...
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Custom Post Type - Admin Columns

I'm getting these 0's in front of my categories and tags: https://www.dropbox.com/s/7v9hvf25wsw15p8/Screenshot%202014-11-08%2020.50.02.png?dl=0 Here's what the code in function looks like: // Work ...
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Building a drop down menu for child categories

We have an auto selling WP site with a makes page with logo and a link to view all vehicles in that category. Ideally we would like a drop down menu in their displaying all models (the childs of the ...
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How to create team for users?

i trying to create team to manage all the users in more effective way in multisite. i want to create some temas like "support" "super admins" and etc... to each team we need to have option to select ...
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Some questions regarding post-types and pagination

I've built my own theme from scratch using the HTML5 Blank Framework My problems started when I added 3 differen post-types; Work, 50mm and Findings. I've hided the standard 'Posts' type, so that I ...
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Show category meta in loop on homepage

I'm working on a site that groups content into 'issues' using categories. The home page shows the latest issue by pulling the category with the highest ID (thus the most recent). What I want to do is ...
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Pages hierarchy: Category or Parent?

I understand that the Wordpress default is to have Posts organised in Categories and Tags, and Pages in Parent>Child relationships. Now I can make Categories available for Pages, in which case I can ...
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How set all posts in wordpress in one category

I Have 9587 Posts that in 2 category. I need to delete one category and set it in one category, For-example, I have post in (News, Hot News) categories. So i need this post in one category (News). ...
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How exclude some categories?

<?php $category_ids = get_all_category_ids(); foreach($category_ids as $cat_id): $cat_posts = get_posts('numberposts=3&category='.$cat_id); ?> <div ...
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Add custom field to category of custom post type

I want to add a custom field (for a icon) to categories of a custom post type. I use the default category type and not a own create category taxonomy. How can I add the custom field only to the ...
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Categorise Custom Post Types

I don't want to add the category support for the posts of a certain custom post type but to categorize the post types itself. How is that possible? Story behind: In my theme I handle different post ...
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Using categories and pages in menus

I've got a problem with mixing categories and pages within menus. As a fictional example: - About us (custom page template) -- What we do (page) -- Key staff (page) -- CEO blog (category) ...
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Retrieving posts by their date and category

I'm trying to create a plugin for displaying post titles and dates (which will be displayed as links to those posts) of a specific date range and category. So far I have managed to get to display the ...
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Adding a button to a product if it's in a category, then linking to that category

I've got a site with products... and some of those products are in categories (collections). For those products I want to show a button 'view the collection,' and have that link to the category. So, ...
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Particular category returns empty post both in admin area and in frontend

This category has 47 posts. Can view the individual post. When we filter the post with particular category in the admin area, it returns empty. In the frontend this category shows 0 post. Disabled all ...
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getting content from main domain to sub-domain using category and WP_Query

I have a main website with 2 sub domains. www.example.com www.space.example.com www.products.example.com I want to publish articles on my main website using categories to sort them. for example, ...
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how do i set an image for a category in admin panel

i want when create a category,choose an image for it in admin panel and my category page seem like below image:
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Link from navbar to categories

I have a navigation bar in homepage. I don't want show categories in navigation bar. I also do not want use a dropdown menu. I just want to have a link to a page that show all categories. I want ...
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Page Type with Category Link

I have a custom-page type "page-clients.php" which loads category of "clients". Example: http://website.com/clients (all clients-working) Example: http://website.com/clients/9 (sub category ...
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Use specific category for every author on author page

The authorpage is begin generated, and every post that an author has made will be shown. However I only want to show posts from a specific category (id=1). So basically, when you visit ...
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Retrieve Image from Media Library by it's category

What I am needing to do here is get an image from the media library only by it's category. It won't be attached to a post, meaning that, the image will not be uploaded as a "featured image" of any ...
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How do you add Author and date Published on Category Pages?

I made a category on my Wordpress site. when i write any post and tag it in the category, the post displaying on the category pages in a neat way, everything is fine. But Google webmaster tools are ...
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Loop doesn't exclude the specified category in home page

Oh, hello! I want to show the three most recent blog posts in the home page, excluding the "featured" category, which has the ID 8. In order to see the ID for that category, I went to Posts > Category ...
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archive.php can't find categorized posts

I keep getting the "Oops, post not found!" error message when I try and view all posts from a specific category. I think the issue is stemming from the fact that I'm actually using Custom Pages with ...
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Show posts on page by category

I have a theme where you can choose a 'Blog' template when creating a page. Issue is that currently this blog template displays all Posts in the page, which is expected. I only want to show one post ...
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Next post with category with an option to view all

Wordpress provides for a way to link to next/previous posts within a category but is there a way to get this to work with a 'View All' option, as well? In other words, the main page would look like ...
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category__in not working on custom post type

Can't get my WP_Query loop to work, cannot figure out why category__in won't work. Just want to pull certain categories FROM my custom post type $args = array( 'post_type' => 'bbt', ...
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How to assign image on specified category and not show the image on other categories

I want to assign an image to 1 category and want the rest of the categories to be hidden on my home page. I tried this: foreach((get_the_category()) as $category) { echo '<img ...
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How to display related posts based on specific shared subcategories with current post

Im trying to find a way to display related posts that share specific subcategories with the current post. So for example, lets say the current post has the following subcategories associated with ...
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Add Date & Author Meta to Category Archive Page

I want to add author name and date on category pages under Title. Here is the page But i don't how i can edit it ? where i have to go to find category template file. By Googling i found it is ...
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Custom Post Type Custom Archive Page Not Working

I've created a custom post type and taxonomy for a portfolio loop: // Portfolio CPT function portfolio_cpt() { $labels = array( 'name' => _x( 'Potfolio Items', 'post type ...
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A dropdown with checklist

I'm working on a wordpress website now but I have a problem with a dropdown on a taxonomy. This code is in a public form so that the visitor send a recipe, taxonomy is the ingredients which already ...
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Multiple custom post type loops in category.php

I have multiple custom posts types that use the same category taxonomy. Let's call the CPT's 'venue' and 'story', and say we have categorised each of them as 'foo'. I already have the following code ...
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If it is a top level category show children otherwise show sibling categories

I found a great piece of code for my category.php file to list categories for a specific taxonomy (not tested). BUT - how can I change the code (or achieve it) to show the default Wordpress categories ...
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Want to get posts with their content with their category and subcategory?

I am working on a theme in which I have to show all the posts with their dedicated category and subcategory. Actually I have tried on Google and codex, but I can't find what I want. Actually I have ...
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How to get nav to show current_page_parent class when on regular post (not blog), differentiated by category

In order to highlight menu item when viewing single post (not blog), am trying to add special classes to single, (regular, not custom) posts from different categories. this is the basic code: ...
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Keep last used category at the top in “Categories” or “Most Used” box?

Is there any way to tell WP to keep last used category on top of "Categories" or "Most Used" tab in admin area when adding new post? I would like to have last used category on top of list of ...
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Using wp_list_pages to create 2 lists of pages and include and exclude some of them depending on their category

I would like to create 2 lists of pages and include and exclude some of them depending on their category. In the following example, I have my 2 lists. A list of promoted pages and a list for the rest. ...
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Show Posts from Single Category Not Working

I have a simple loop that outputs the content of posts and then adds some navigation links at the bottom. Wordpress is set to only show 5 posts at a time. <?php while(have_posts()) : the_post(); ...
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Showing HTML if Post is In Certain Taxonomy Term

I'm using the following code to display an image based on which category a post is in on my blog. I'm trying to use this same concept under my custom post type. Instead the category is a Term in my ...