The ins and outs of using WordPress as a Content Management System. This includes plugins & themes development that support Custom-Post-Type, Custom-Taxonomy, modification on wp-admin and much more.

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My first WP development project - am I envisaging this right?

I've been asked by my friend to recreate his travel site, CMS style, in Wordpress. His layout is something like this: Home About Us -- Country landing page (with a featured tour, then links to the ...
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posts and cms and posts again

I'm setting up a WP site as a CMS that will sell CDs. I have set up the individual titles as posts on a page I call recordings, and have a number of categories that make up the collection of discs. ...
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How to add coupon printer?

Im building a directory site and for each business listing I wanted to include a printable coupon. I would want users to be able to click the coupon image (or link) and a printable version of the ...
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Heterogeneous content on a page

I am a newbie but I have experience with other cms systems. Let's say we have a page called Paper Airplane Instrucutions and my client wants to add some text, a picture, some more text, and then a ...
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Allow Editor to Select Content From a Post Category Dropdown List (Advanced Custom Fields)

I'm sure something like this has been done before, but I cannot find the right search terms to find it. Right above my footer on pages, I want to output a single post's content from a given category, ...
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How to display only posts assigned to a particular, isolated, subcategory

I am trying to set up my wp site where I use posts assigned to categories and subcategories (about 3 levels). I have a list of 1st level categories as my primary menu. When clicked, the intended ...
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Advantages of wordpress theme vs wordpress as a backend only

I've been wondering what would be the best option: Creating a wordpress theme Using wordpress only as backend and using a MVC framework for the rest I've never worked with wordpress themes ...
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Wordpress CMS support for Multi Edit Sections in a single page

WordPress states that WP is a CMS. Having said that, why is it so difficult to create multiple editable sections for editing content of a single page ? Can you recommend best practices to achieve this ...
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Migrate php folder to Wordpress

I am redesigning a cms-less, flat file php website and developing it in WordPress. The existing website is not using a database. One directory in the php site has over 100 pages and the content needs ...
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Best way to create a page outside of the pages list

Currently, to add a single page that should not be part of the CMS, I add a new Page entry in the WP admin panel and then markup the page in page-{page-slug}.php. This however causes the Pages list to ...
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Combining fancybox with multiple thumbnail plugin

I'm combining fancybox(jquery) with multiple post thumbnail plugin. Basically the idea is when the user click the featured image post it will display the image on the secondary featured image. Here is ...
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Arrange Category post manually when displayed

Is there way to display the category post manually or in a specific order. Basically the post are arranged in alphabetical order. It is a clients request Here is the code for category post ...
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Trying to fix multiple category drop down

I'm having some problems trying to fix my category drop down on the website i'm developing. Basically one drop down filters has "Sort by Location" and the second one is "Sort by Price" The first one ...
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Can I set up wordpress to deliver a survey? [closed]

My wife (and her co-author) are publishing a business book on cultural fluency, and they want a website to help promote the book. Since I'm the techie, I'm working on the website. Business books are ...
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Problem with articles feed: XML Parsing Error: XML or text declaration not at start of entity

I have a problem with WordPress articles feed. I have discover it analyzing what googlebot is scanning on my site and I disconvered that it is scanning only the feed and not the articles... So I have ...
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Is there a good way to use CMS images with CSS

I am building a responsive wordpress theme that allows for a custom banner image to be uploaded to each page. However, because of the responsive nature of the theme I need to set the images as ...
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How can I make a custom post type that loops pages in a new dashboard page, each single page is a new dashboard page (all within the back-end)?

I've been wanting to make the most out of WordPress, to use it more and more like a CMS as it truly is a wonderful project. Out of all the CMS/Blogging webapps, WordPress wins in my book. I ...
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Get Drupal user into WordPress

I have a Drupal site, and into it, a WordPress site. I would like to know how to get user info of drupal site in WordPress site ? in fact if your a user of wwww.mydrupalsite.com, how can I pass user ...
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Set a WordPress website's language without affecting the back-end

I have a WordPress website. What I want to do is leave the back-end of the website in English, but in the meantime I want the front-end of it to be in Chinese. (So that it translates every text ...
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How can I make my website with wordpress having on-spot editing feature as compared to concrete5 CMS?

I hope you were easily able to understand my situation through the question. 1.Do we have any theme or plugin for on-spot editing the post by people or by me after the blog post is posted? 2.If ...
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Can Wordpress used as a CMS? [closed]

I saw many people use WordPress as a CMS, is that common? but the problem I noticed is that the download in such sites is slow, is WordPress slow?
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How do I add open graph tags? [closed]

I'm using the Wordpress CMS. I don't have access to the theme's code etc.. So how do I update the opeh graph tags? I'm mainly looking to add an image to go along with it, as it's using the default ...
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Multiple editable content on page [Solved]

EDIT: I've found out that by using Advanced Custom Fields I can edit multiple fields on a page. Why WP doesn't have this feature by default I'll never know. This is the kind of ability I was ...
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Use Wordpress to create a custom CMS? [closed]

I am new to Wordpress, but i am good with php, javascripts, SQL and with other stuff. One of my friends asked me to do a site using Wordpress for his travel agency. There should be ability to him, to ...