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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Random taxonomy category list

I'm trying to display one of my custom taxonomy lists on a page. I want to show five but have them in different random orders when the page is refreshed. I've tried using shuffle, but it just ...
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Limit function to specific post category

I have a function that wraps images in a custom div. It's placed in functions.php and modifies all posts. I'd like to know if there's a way to only apply it to posts in a certain category. Here's ...
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List child categories from parent category on custom taxonomy page

I making some updates to a theme I'm currently working on. I've moved a bunch of categories that have custom post items under them into a parent category that's all within a custom taxonomy. e.g.: ...
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Add posts of a certain category to a page

I have posts with a certain category(Blog Posts) and I would like to add these to a certain page(Blog). What can I do to add my category to a certain page? I really appreciate your help!
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Displaying One Custom Post Type's Content On Single Post of Another Custom Post Type

I'm currently building a college football blog and I have 2 custom post types: conference and team. Each conference post type will be a horizontal list consisting of each teams' logo and will be ...
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Add category attribute to custom recent post shortcode

I have a recent post shortcode to display a custom post. Everything works fine so far. However, I would like to add a category attribute so I can specify which category to display. My working code is ...
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Redirect year month day postname permalink structure to category postname structure

I have a Wordpress site with a /%year%/%monthnum%/%day%/%postname%/ permalink structure, and now the client wants it changed to /%category%/%postname%/. How do I do a generic redirect for the old ...
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Archive page display all posts which are listed under multiple categories or tags

Say I have some posts that I want to display which are listed under the categories "Video Games" and "Reviews". Or I have some posts under the tags "Mario" and Four-Stars". I initially came to ask a ...
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Get user's most published categories

I am working on listing all users similar to the Users page here on SE. When listing each user, I want to add their 2 categories they have published most into. All categories are within Posts. ...
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How To Remove Certain category Posts From the Blog Page

I'd like to know, Is there any ways to remove certain category posts from the blog page. Actually, I own a technology blog and I'd like to implement free software directory or marketplace in my blog ...
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Limit categories visible

How could you limit the categories displayed for a certain role when adding a new post? I would like to only list a few categories, but would rather not prevent them from seeing these categories ...
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Wordpress JSON API remove posts from a specific category

I have installed Wordpress JSON APi plugin, the idea what I want to do is to retrieve all posts from a websites except a specific category for example with ID: 434. I need all posts except from this ...
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How to use an array of categories as a dropdown?

I need to use an array of existing categories as a dropdown option value then use the selected category ID. More exactly, I try to make a custom module to display the latest posts form selected ...
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How can I edit the 'Most Used' tab in the categories meta-box to show another custom taxonomy?

The 'Most Used' tab in the categories meta-box is the one that can be seen in the Edit Post section. I want to replace the Most Used tab, with a tab that lists another Custom Taxonomy, or edit the ...
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Related sub category posts with thumbanils

I want to show sub sub category posts and title Like Parent Cat Sub Cat Sub Sub Cat <--- I use the following code but shows me all posts from Parent cat , sub cat and sub sub cat posts. ...
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Show matching categories in search page

my current search only shows POSTS as results. http://newslines.org/?s=george My site has categories for George Clooney, George R.R. Martin etc. How do I get a list of categories that match the ...
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Sub Categories Keep Redirecting to Pages With Same Slugs

What I want to do is have a news category with two sub categories (property-registration and property-revitalization). Going to /news works fine. However going to /news/property-registration or ...
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Custom display post query by categories

I have like 50k posts in wp_posts and they not belong to any categories. Now i want to add another ~3k posts and i want to add them to a category so i can query and display them apart from the first ...
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Cherry Framework Categorys not working on custom post type

I am using the Cherry Framework. In a child theme i have added a new custom post type and set it to use the built in category and post-tag taxonomies. I have added this to my theme.ini in my child ...
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Create Nested Categories On Import

WP all import trying to import data with multiple nested categories and paths. <id> A|A Sub|A Sub Sub|A Sub Sub Sub A|A Sub|AB Sub Sub|AB Sub Sub Sub A|A Sub|AC Sub Sub|AC Sub Sub Sub ...
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foreach,having wp_query inside, breaks after showing one result

I am trying to make category tabs that show posts from selected category tab. I have tried it my way but m getting only one post for each category, whereas it should return all post in that category. ...
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Does WordPress Offer a Way to Find All of the Categories that Don't Have Children?

Background As discussed in Is There a Difference Between Taxonomies and Categories, taxonomies refer to a generalized system of classification and organization of objects or data. In the case of ...
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Sticky wp_dropdown_categories on Front End Form

I have built a front end posting form and I am trying to make the entire form sticky. I have used wp_dropdown_categories but I can not seem to figure out how to make it remember the selection if there ...
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Page to show custom posts and one category

I want to show all my custom posts and category ID=15 in a page. I managed to call my custom posts as follows: $type = 'my_custom_posts'; $args=array( 'post_type' => $type, ...
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Add code to header based on category for specific posts?

Hello all! I'm trying to add as you'll see in the image attached a small huffington post icon and accompanying text to some posts on my blog. I'd like to set up a category "Huffington Post" and when ...
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Category Link to Post

I have a website with categories X, Y, Z...with the Search Everything plugin I can search based on the category name to return all the posts within a given category. I have the search results posts ...
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Combined Category+Tag Archive Page

I am currently developing a music blog. I am using Wordpress categories for the artists and the Wordpress tags for featured artists. I want to combine the archive pages for artists and features into ...
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Category name from custom fields

I have a problem with getting category name. I was trying a few versions of code and I don't have any idea how to run it correctly. I have custom field (field type - taxonomy-category/ ...
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Category and tags goes 404

I made a custom theme for a website and I'm having some trouble with the category and tag pages, since they redirect to pages with the same slug or to 404 (when there is no pages). On my website I ...
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Show all sub categories?

Is it possible to show all child/sub categories of all parent cats? I have the following hierarchy: Parent Cat/Tax -- Sub 1 -- Sub 2 Parent Cat/Tax 2 -- Sub 1 -- Sub 2 I would like to be able to ...
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Is There a Difference Between Taxonomies and Categories?

I've been reading the codex for WordPress closely and am confused about the vague definitions between what a Taxonomy is and what a Category is. For that matter, term is also a word that is used in ...
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Easy Digital Download Sub category

I'm curretnly developing my web store using the Easy digital downalod plugin. Now my problem is that i'd like to show only the list of a subcategory and i can't seem to find a way to do so. I ran ...
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Inject post (from specific category) between posts in Loop

I would like to add a post (from specific category) between posts in the WordPress Loop (such as 'Sponsors'). Example: P P P S P P S P P S P P How can I achieve this? I am a beginner with coding, so ...
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Custom post types category

I have created a theme with a custom post type called 'project' and there is a problem. I want to show 5 different custom post type categories on a page in different portions, like posts to show on ...
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Can a Child Category Have More than One Parent?

I'm looking at the get_categories() function in the WordPress codex to see how I can return all of the children of each "root parent" ( categories that have no parents ). For example, if I am ...
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ID of last created category

How to get ID of last created category? I tried use this to for loop, which displays the posts in category boxes.
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Page that links to category content

I have a page called: fruit...then I have three child pages called cherry, lemon, and peach. I also have a category called fruit, and three child categories called cherry, lemon, and peach. What I am ...
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Display related posts with same category or same tag return blank

I'm trying to display 4 related posted in the same category or have the same tag with the current post on the single post page. The result is just blank. <?php $rCateogry = ...
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Pagination on category page with custom post types

Wordpress is not new for me but I am really stuck on this piece of code that I can not get to work properly. I register a custom post type News and let the custom post type use the Wordpress ...
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Wordpress Categories from Plugin

I've got the Owl Carousel plugin installed, inside of it I can create some categories. Now I'd like to have these Owl Carousel categories displayed on the site, not the regular categories. What you ...
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Get posts from 2 or more categories

I'm trying to get posts from 2 or more categories, so far I discovered: $args = array( 'category__in'=>array( implode(ot_get_option("beautiful_categories"), ",") ) ); $query = new WP_Query( ...
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Display a category name automatically using code in the functions.php file

Any idea how I could edit this code to show a post's category title instead of the post's time? At the moment it adds This post is in 12.34pm to the top of the post content. function ...
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Yearly category archive pagination broken

I found code that will show posts by category and year, but then the pagination doesn’t work. The default WP widget “Category Archive" also has broken pagination and, in any case, I need to add the ...
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Save post to category with gravity forms (post_data) [closed]

I'm trying to save my posts, generated with gravity forms, to a specific category. However whatever I try, it's not working. The post must be saved to sepecific category, dependent from a gravity ...
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Have posts that belong to multiple categories, exclude some categories from homepage

So I have categories A, B, C and D. And also categories 1, 2, 3 and 4. I have posts that can belong to any four of these categories. But I want to exclude anything in categories B, 4 and D from the ...
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Output categories in something different than a list

I wanted to output all my categories in the sidebar of my wordpress theme. Now I use the function wp_list_categories(); which works fine. However it always displays the categories in a list and I ...
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Category nicename inside loop in wordpress

How can I echo the current post's category nicename inside main loop. <?php if ( have_posts() ) : while ( have_posts() ) : the_post(); ?> echo <div class="btn category-nicename"> ...
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How to get all unique categories for posts in loop?

I'm looking to get a plain list of the unique categories in a custom loop (only categories for the posts in the loop). I've been fumbling with some code for a bit and here's what I've got: <?php ...
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Get latest post from all categories except one

I trying to get all the latest post from every category, but I discovered I must ignore one of them. I don't want to show it at all. My problem is I don't know what syntax to write ifelse in this ...
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Show only first children level of current category?

I wish to display only first level of subcategories on current category page (if any). I tried this code: <?php $args=array( 'child_of' => $cat-id, ...