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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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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DW Q&A questions to be posted on multiple pages sorted by their category

I have installed this awesome plugin DW Q&A which makes one of my pages very much like stack. I sit possible with this plugin to post questions and answers onto a separate page sorted by the ...
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Create a Page Automatically According to the post

scenerio : i Am publishing 3 Posts 1. Part 1 for Automobile 1 2. part 2 for Automobile 1 3. Part 1 for Automobile 2 Also im selecting Automobile as a Taxonomy. So now the category page for ...
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Get taxonomy posts and show to category without using custom taxonomy slug

I have nhl news website and I create custom taxonomy for each season (ex 2014-15) function wptp_register_taxonomy() { register_taxonomy( 'season', 'post', array( 'labels' ...
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How we add new categories by wp_insert_post

I am using fornt end form submission now i want to add new category and before adding this category i want to check whether it exist or not, if yes then simple add to that category otherwise add new ...
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Pagination not working for custom category template and custom permalinks

I am using following code in category-20.php, for the pagination through ajax, which is working fine for the defaults permalinks. But when i change the permalinks to custom, then pagination doesn't ...
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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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WP 4.3 - Categories doesn't show on the menu at all on different accounts

I'm having an issue where the Categories Taxonomy is showing on one admin account but is not showing on another admin account with the same accessibilities/privileges. What could prevent it from ...
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Filtering multiple categories using data-filter

the website I am working on uses the following to filter categories:<?php $terms = get_terms('animals'); $count = count($terms); echo '<li><a ...
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Related posts with WP_Query

I'm stuck with the related posts querying. I need the related posts to be displayed with any depth from the main parent. I have the following structure categories on my website: - Category level 1 -- ...
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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 ...
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Custom post type URL - filter by taxonomy

Created CPT = news uses default categories (IT and recruitment) I am struggling to view an archive of the posts based on their category mysite/news/ - shows all posts for that CPT whatever the ...
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Get unique post in parent category

I have a parent category and several child categories. I also have several posts that belong to the child categories. Each post can be belong to several categories. I want to know how to query the ...
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How to display custom taxonomies with links in filter menu?

Since two days I am trying to solve a problem with custom taxonomies (categories). I have a Custom Post Type called 'Portfolio' and it works as expected but a problem is with my hierarchical taxonomy ...
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Question on using custom structures for categories

Im trying to create a topics "section" similar to what Justin Tadlock has on his site but i'm not sure how he is doing this. Categories? Tags? or what? I tried changing the Category base to topics as ...
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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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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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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 ...