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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Add custom field to Category

I'd like to Add custom field to Category. I mean when I creat a category I only have Name: Slug: Parent: Description: Since I have a TV Series Site, I want to add some more fields, I want ...
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How to make subcategory for custom post and and display?

I've created a custom post with categories like books, foods, and make some sub-categories like in foods cat, pizza, fastfood. But when I display them in my side bar, it's showing same as sub category....
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Delete a specific category when deleting a user

I'm using the following function to create a portfolio category named "tips_username" when a user registers on my website. add_action('user_register', 'auto_create_traveltip_category'); function ...
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Exclude subcategories from the url

We have a site with categories and subcategories. If anybody navigates to a content belongs to a subcategory the url will have the following form: domain/main-category/sub-category/mycontent/ But we ...
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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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WP Dropdown Categories, display subcategories but not grandchildren categories?

So my main goal is to create 3 drop-down category options to run a search. It's for a car website, so I have 3 parents, "Make", "Model", and "Year" At the moment I have the following code <?php $...
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Display Posts by Categories

I am currently in the process of developing a Wordpress theme and I am looking to have different pages where I can display posts from different categories. I have a styling and structure I want to ...
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forming WP_Query for posts of all post types but from specific categories

I need to get post from blog, custom post type 1, custom post type 2. custom post type 3 and either from category 1 or category 2 or category 3 or category 4 or category 5 or category 6 or category 7 ...
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Get current_parent_category in a loop or Cat ancestor- big problem

Im having some trouble since a week now . .. I'm having a bad time with that ! I explain my situation: I have setup a style for post category. (a background-color and a small image background). ...
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Tag Menu items based on their categories

Suppose I have a site with this menu-structure: food banana carrot apple lettuce where the fruit-items belong to fruit and the vegetables belongs to vegetable. Now ultimately ...
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Implementing custom post type categories / taxonomy? (theme building)

I'm building my own theme for a small business website. This website has a navbar on top, with a dropdown under "Projects", listing several categories. As of now, I have all of these categories listed ...
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Hide Frontend Video Categories from appearing for Users [on hold]

I want to hide the categories from the frontend because I don't want users to upload their videos anywhere, I want to choose just one specific category to let them upload to it but I don't know how to ...
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query_vars in plugin when using custom permalinks

I am trying to do the following I need to get the category of the current page at the plugin level so before it goes to archive.php orsingle.php so i have a plugin to do this and based upon ...
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How to let users choose posts order in categories?

I'm running a wordpress based website and I need to let the users choose how to show the posts inside categories pages. I would like to have a button inside a category page that can be clicked so the ...
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Edit tag_id in category pages of dashboard

When we create a category, WordPress randomly assigns a tag_id for that category. Is it possible to change that ID in the category section? For example I create a category X and it is assigned ...
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Filter $cpt categories to omit certain category

I have 5 categories (with matching slug id's), 'deps', 'duo', 'five piece band' and 'soloist' as part of my 'portfolio' custom post type. I want to display everything but 'deps' on one page, and then ...
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Taxonomy Category category.php not working

I have created custom post type, taxonomy and categorys. When viewing the category it seems to be using index.php and ignoring the WordPress template hierarchy. Any ideas why category.php, category-{...
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Why is is_archive() working with array when it's not supposed to?

I'm using Genesis with a Knowledge Base plugin that is getting messed up on the category archive pages because I have the theme settings to "display excerpt" instead of "display content". We need the "...
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XML-RPC add category

I am using the following function to make new posts using xml-rpc: function wpPostXMLRPC($title,$body,$category,$keywords='',$encoding='UTF-8') { $rpcurl = 'http://example.net/xmlrpc.php'; $...
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How to Manage and link certain custom taxonomy?

I'm creating some kind of soccer dedicated website.Assuming we created 4 different taxonomies: Teams, Players, Tournaments, Managers. Team includes two different types: National Team Club ...
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Custom Woocommerce Category view

I'm kind of new to wordpress development and I'm trying to make a plugin so I can show all the categories I have in a list. The Idea is to customise the default view Instead of the default list: I ...
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I wanted to create a new category tab, that displays when opened, content only related to this tab

I need to create a new tab that displays content related only to this tab. Here is the code i found but i am not sure how to proceed from this point. Currently, there are 3 tabs with 3 different ...
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WP_Query Custom Post Type if Category ID Equals

I've setup a custom post type "slides" and I've created two categories for the slides custom post type: "slides-testimonial" (id = 7) and "slides-regular" (id=8). I would like to run a single loop, ...
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Filter categories using tags

I have a website with the following categories: Videos Pictures Stories And I have a lot of tags like: Funny, Awesome, Mind Blowing, Crazy, etc. Is there a way I could filter lets say: Videos ...
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WooCommerce - Display product child categories from specific parent

I want to edit the following piece of code: <?php if ( (!$theretailer_theme_options['category_listing']) || ($theretailer_theme_options['category_listing'] == 0) ) { ?> <!-- Show ...
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Wordpress Pagination archive/category [duplicate]

I have a problem with creating a simple pagination for the categories with WP_Query. I've got it to work for the archive, but if I try the same on the category template, then I get redirected to the ...
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How to display related posts from same category?

Is it possible to display related posts from same category as the current post?
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How to put enctype=“multipart/form-data” in categories form?

I had success putting the code below to include enctype (for images) in custom post type forms, but I'm not able to use it in categories form... is this possible? Thanks. add_action( '...
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Wordpress Child Category Display All Posts

I am creating a Wordpress page where all my posts in the child categories of team are displayed in a grid. I got this working with the below code. The formatting and general layout is great however it ...
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Show custom menu in category and its posts

I have a category X of posts. The category page and it's individual posts are all part of a custom menu consisting of pages and posts. My submenu, in the sidebar, works fine for showing on the pages, ...
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Pre_Get_Posts: You can not group by tags in posts within a category?

With pre_get_posts you can group posts within a category: Example: Movies Category: tag Comedy Comedy Post 1 Comedy Post 2 Comedy Post 3 tag Action Action Post 1 Action Post 2 Action Post 3 And ...
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Changing Woocommerce categories programatically

for the last two days I am trying to find a solution to this little problem. I want to change the categories of certain products programatically, so far I have this It seems quite logical for example ...
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How to get the depth of a category's subcategories

I'm looking to get the depth a category's subcategories. Suppose I have a category 'grandparent' which has a subcategory 'parent' which in turn has a subcategory 'child'. How do I get to integer 2? ...
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How can I ask to an existing category?

I want to echo the child category name. That works. But how can I ask after an existing category, so that I have no <h6>-tag when I have no category? Where is my mistake? <?php $...
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Checklist of selected categories

On my blog I have a large number of categories >500, so I need to have some kind of checklist which categories are already selected to continue selecting. For example, if we have cat1, cat2, cat3......
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Can't pull posts of a Custom Post Type based on the custom taxonomy of the CPT

My question is about retrieving custom post types via get_posts, when custom post types also have a custom taxonomy. I can use get_posts to retrieve all posts of a custom post type, but when I attempt ...
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Custom loop of a single category, cannot order by date. What am I missing?

I'm going nuts. All I have is a simple loop on the home page of the site (which is a static page), and it should show the most recent (1) post of a certain category. The trouble is no matter what i ...
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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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Related posts widget - category

I want to edit this widget to display related posts from the current category. This code below display only posts from a category that I must select manually. What I want to happen is that the widget ...
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Parent and child relation code and display only first child list

for Indoor -for bedroom --TFL ---8u ---9u --MFL ---10u ---11u -for Kitchen --ABC ---4u ---5u --XYZ ---6u ---7u These are the category listing... when user click on the for bedroom at that time show ...
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“Trying to get property of non-object” error when using custom taxonomies

I am encountering a weird error when working with custom taxonomies. I am trying to get the name of categories of a custom taxonomy: $terms = get_terms('taxonomy_name'); foreach ($terms as $term) { ...
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Custom url structure - pages under a custom post type

I'm struggling with the structure of my Wordpress site and I was hoping you might be able to give me some advice. The site is for a series of events and the structure is as follows: Gateway (...
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Fetch all categories from database

My Android project needs to fetch the database every day. I have a category structure like: console tablet camera phone laptop other The structure of the WordPress database is very confusing. I ...
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List titles returned on Archive page in right widget

Hopefully someone can help with this! I currently use the TOC+ plugin to create tables of content in my right widget, which works great for posts and pages. However, for dynamic content in my ...
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display all posts in current category

I am trying to display all the content/posts assigned to a certain category. I have a custom post type set up called 'Videos' and within this I have created categories called music, commercial, promo ...
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How to sort list of custom posts to get view like a tree of posts under categories and their children's categories?

I'm new here and my english isn't perfect so I'm sorry for this :) I'm here because I'm workin on site with post list sorted by category and I have problem with sort out my posts in categories and ...
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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: myblog.com/...
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Categories box not showing on post edit pages

for some reason I don't get the Categories meta box on my standard 'post' edit pages in the wp admin. It shows up on my custom post types, and they show up in the 'Quick Edit' view on the Posts list ...
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How to add an “All” category to the tag cloud?

I'm using the tag cloud widget in my sidebar that displays my categories and would like to include an "All" link at the top. Any ideas how to accomplish this? Note, I would like to keep using the tag ...
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Hide post meta data on a specific category

I'm using the Canvas theme from Woothemes, and their framework (obviously.) I built a child theme and have my custom CSS segregated in a custom.css file in that directory. I've made some changes to ...