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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How to sort category by custom field value

I am using the following : $catargs = array( 'meta_key'=> 'category_custom_order', 'orderby' => 'meta_value_num', 'order'=> 'ASC', ); but I can get the ...
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Page URL that is the same as other but in a different category

Is there anyway to prevent a duplicate post getting assigned a number as it's title despite being in a different category? www.example.com/coca-cola/diet www.example.com/pepsi/diet-2 Both are ...
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How to add current custom taxonomy slug to body class

My theme uses custom taxonomy called "kbsection" and there are lots of sections set up (instead of categories). There is also a custom post type and the posts are assigned to sections. I need to ...
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Category page doesn't use category.php, instead it redirects to homepage

I am currently modifying a theme. This theme doesn't had a category.php I needed a custom category page. So, I made one. It works on my local server, but when I uploaded it to a real server, this page ...
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Trying to sort and display categories(not posts) by custom field: 'order'

I'm a WordPress rookie. I've added a custom field to my "Category" taxonomy. The custom field is "custom_order" and its purpose is to hold a number so that my categories can be sorted and displayed in ...
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Getting Category Children

i have a problem understanding the get_terms function All i want is getting all the children of specific category so that it can be listed. But i don't really know how the $args works. So with this ...
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WP 3.9 TinyMCE no longer loads on category description editor

I've used this script below inside functions.php since WP 3.5 It converts the standard category description editor to a rich text editor. Unfortunately, after upgrading sites to WP 3.9, the ...
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How to add more drop down menu tab like link, post and product category in my theame drop down menu are limited?

Please help me... I'm going to open an eCommerce site. In my wordpress theme I am unable to add more than 41 drop down menu in my site including sub tab or category
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Listing Specific Categories from Current Post with Depth

I've been on this for sometime and been having a ton of issues to find a proper way to do what I'm trying to achieve. An Example would be as follows: I have a featured Image with a rollover and I ...
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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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Get id of category from drop down menu

Im trying to get the category ID from wp_dropdown_categories();and then pass the ID into a loop to have it output posts titles from that particular category. I currently have this: <form ...
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How to add icon over specific thumb

I wanted to do the following, and I know its possible, but I don't know how. I'm looking at in_category, but it doesn't make to much sense. Basically what I want to do, for an example on my homepage, ...
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Display category-specific comments in sidebar

I'm trying to display comments in the sidebar from only the current category. So far I've got this: <?php // Posts per page setting $ppp = 8; //get_option('posts_per_page'); // either use ...
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Show all child categories associated to post ID within loop

I'm looping through all posts and I'm trying to output the category nicename related to each post. So if there are categories A,B and C with post X only associated with categories A and C then I only ...
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Display posts from Custom Post Type in category page on front-end

I created my Custom Post Type (bizdirectory), created a new post (Test Business) and created a new category (Business Directory). But if I add the Business Directory category (slug = business) to my ...
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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: ...
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Display only one level subcategory in wordpress

This code uses taxonomy category image plugin to display images for categories. This code display subcategories of main category in parent category page (category.php), But I want to display only one ...
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Getting Position of a post in a category

I have one post id x, one category id y. I want to retrieve the position at which the post will appear in the category. It is confirmed that the post is from the category Post order will be based on ...
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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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How to query and group posts by category?

/* * Loop through Categories and Display Posts within */ $post_type = 'post'; // Get all the taxonomies for this post type $taxonomies = get_object_taxonomies( array( ...
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create single.php for specific category by category id

I'm trying to create template for specific category with id 1 for example. The template should be applied to all of the pages belongs to this category. So, it should be something like single-1.php. I ...
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Check if current category has subcategories

I have found the following piece of code in the WP Knowledge Base theme in order to show subcategories of a parent category. The problem is that this only works for the first level of hierarchy, so I ...
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Using tax_query to get single post per category

I have a list of magazines I need to categorize and sort. I have created a custom post type and registered a custom taxonomy to organize them. Category Structure: Print Magazines (parent category) ...
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“Item not updated” when try to change category properties

When I try to change some properties for some categories (in most categories it works without any issues), like category name, or description, I see that it is not updated, and I get an issue "Item ...
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Taxonomy terms by post type and category?

I'm trying to return the terms of a taxonomy that is used by a custom post type in a specific category, I can return all the terms of the taxonomy but I want just the ones used by that post type and ...
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Echo ONE category as title when post has MULTIPLE categories?

UPDATED QUESTION to be CLEARER Here's my situation: Wordpress top navigation has several menu items that jump to an array of posts within a specific category. For example, if you click "necklaces" ...
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How to display 4 nested category levels

I have a scenario in which I want to display this category structure: First Level Grade 1 (Just showing category) Grade 2 (Just showing category) Grade 3 (Just showing category) Second Level ...
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How to display category list with category description

I have five categories for a custom post type, additionally I have installed a plugin to enable upload image to each category detail, actually I can get show list of categories with details. I need to ...
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'get_previous_post' in same category returning (!empty) when no previous post in category exists

I'm trying to use the Smarter Navigation plugin to work so that when I click on an individual post from the category page, the single post navigation only goes to the next post in the same category. I ...
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Category post count is wrong

A weird thing is happening - the post count in all the categories is wrong - first it started counting the posts + 2 extra nonexistent posts in all the categories, after a while +3, now it's +12 So ...
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Get Pagination For List of Wordpress Categories

I'm trying to display a set number of categories on a custom page template. The Categories contains featured image and link to their children. I'm using "Categories Images" plugin to get Category ...
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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 ...
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custom script category in a menu not showing

I have a custom script to create a menu and a category everytime a user register for multisite. Below is the code where I create a menu and category. switch_to_blog($id); $_nav_menu_selected_id = ...
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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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Hide specific categories from category widget

I'm trying to hide a large amount of categories from my category widget. I've tried a few plugins but none of them seem to want to let me use the dropdown option. I looked into the ...
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Sort Products by Product Category Order as defined in Admin panel

I've done a lot of searching without any success. Trying to order the products page into a nested subcategories using WooCommerce. I've had some success by using the code below to set the ordering to ...
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How to make all post in to a category?

I need to make all current posts to a category called "Past Posts". I could not find a way to do it. I have 250+ posts. So I can't do it manually.
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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 display all category images for single post in a page?

Here is my code <div class="our_team_box_big"> <h2>Microsoft</h2> <?php foreach (get_the_category() as $cat) : ?> <div class="one_fourth"> <div ...
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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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ajax for filtering posts by category in wordpress loops

I've been looking around for a way to filter my posts on http://www.waziproject.com/wazimagazine/ without reloading the page. So my question is if anyone can help me out to turn the following into a ...
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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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New notion of custom posts subset

I want to create an image voting site. As a user I want to: Create a "Poll" that belongs to some category (custom wizard process) Post an image to any "Poll", mine and thine (limit of 1 post per ...
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get_posts - require all categories

From the get_posts docs I see it takes categories as a parameter. However, is this an AND or an OR? i.e. if you specify 2 categories do posts have to be in both to be returned? If not, how do you ...
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Random Category with Recent Post Title and Thumbnail

This code below works perfect to pull the title of five random categories, the issue is for each random category I want the latest post title and thumbnail but where and how do I add the post query? ...
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How to display two random-post sections that are each under their own category

<?php get_header(); ?> <div id="containerHOME"> <div id="left-div"> <!--Begin Sidebar--> <div id="left-inside"> <?php if (get_option('earthlytouch_featured') == ...
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Display products for a category, sorted by post_excerpt

I'd like to display a list of products for a certain category, sorted by the post_excerpt. The original code I used was this: $args = array( 'tax_query' => array( array( ...
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Offline Wordpress Application

I have to Document some Work and i thought to use WP as a platform to work with others. We have articles, pictures in different categoried and could use the tag function. A Search function is ...
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Force to select a category when creating post [duplicate]

I just wanna put condition, when user is creating a post, the post won't create until choosing a specific category. How can I force user to select a category while posting a new post.
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Display posts in three columns by category

I've seen posts which probably answer this, but unfortunately the answers are all a bit technical without telling you where the code should go? At the moment I have my posts directed to a blog page. I ...