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Best collection of code for your .htaccess file [closed]

We have the Best Collection of Code for your functions.php file thread, so I thought that it might be useful to create a thread for our .htaccess files. AND PLEASE REMEMBER TO ADD ANY OF YOUR OWN ...
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How to display sql query that ran in query?

I have come across a function before that displayed the exact SQL code that was used in a loop for example, but can't remember. Can anybody tell me that function? Cheers
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How to get a variable number of posts per post type on the main loop?

I'm looking for a way to balance the content at the homepage of my blog: the blog has a few post types like Poscasts, Videos and Blog and I'd like to have let's say 10 Posts on the homepage, but I'd ...
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Return $post_id when DOING_AUTOSAVE?

I see the following pattern over and over, on this site and on other places: add_action( 'save_post', 'wpse14169_save_post' ); function wpse14169_save_post( $post_id ) { if ( defined( ...
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WordPress Internal @ Mentions

I'm looking for a way to link to author pages within one WordPress install simply by putting the @ symbol in front of a person's username in a post.... just like on twitter. Example: If the username ...
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Create custom [sourcecode] shortcode, the right way?

What I want to do Sharing code in posts on WordPress is quite a pain with all the HTML escaping to take care of. So, I plan to enclose code in posts within a custom shortcode called [sourcecode], as ...
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how to group custom post types

hi wanted to know do i group my custom post types to appear together in a group in the wordpress back end menu bar like this below in the picture what code do i have to use in my functions.php so that ...
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How to create a custom button for the visual editor that adds 4 non-breaking spaces? (plugin or simple code)

To Wordpress' visual editor (TinyMCE), I would like to add a button that adds four non-breaking spaces when clicked, like this:      I found some plugins that ...
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What theme is good for posting code? [closed]

I have my blog hosted at www.alphaot.com and I guess it's good enough. But problems arise when the lines of code get longer than 30 characters. The lines just wrap and get icky or something they even ...
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Editing Source Code in Wordpress

I am a senior in a college computer science program, and therefore have a decent knowledge of code and several languages. However, I am doing a summer internship type program, and the company I am ...
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Pinterest Integration Using functions.php

I use a theme to build an portfolio. I´d like to add an pinterest "pin-it button" into the fuctions.php: Facebook, Google+ an Twitter were done, just the pinterest won´t work. Can´t found the the ...
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API integration with WordPress

I'm trying to integrate a 3rd party API with WordPress. I fear this is above my head. I was this code but I'm not exactly sure how to make is work in WordPress. Is it possible? $ch = curl_init(); ...
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Which theme foundry has clean coded themes, where code is poetry [closed]

I'm looking to find a theme foundry (ie. woothemes, elegant themes) that has themes that are very well coded; where "code is poetry". To be more precise, I'm looking for themes coded in "the wordpress ...
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Replacing the default content created while the site creation

How do you replace the default title for first comment? Mr WordPress on Hello world! I could not able to locate this in theme's comments.php file I want to edit the title 'Mr wordpress on Hello ...
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1answer
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Has anyone tried putting PHP ActiveRecord on Wordpress?

I have worked with Ruby on Rails and I was looking for some code that did something close to the wonderfull RoR's ActiveRecord. I stepped by this site. Its PHP-ActiveRecord! I found it amazing, and ...
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How do i get (unique) page name?

Like from the page of http://localhost/wordpress/about_us/ how do i get only the "about_us" ? Thanks
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Sublime Video: Playlist which gets all attached videos

I searched a way to automatically load all attached videos in a custom post type as SublimeVideo playlist. After some time I got it working and here I'll share the code with everyone who is interested ...
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VERY new to coding - keep breaking site trying to add to functions.php

I really appreciate everyone on this site who takes the time to answer questions here. I've learned a good deal already reading, but am sure I could learn even more if I could get past at least one ...
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Code Friendly Block Quotes

I have a self-hosted Wordpress Blog (located at http://www.dougmolineux.com/wp if you're interesed :) I put a lot of Code Snippets on there, because I'm a programmer. How do I make these "snippets" ...
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Gist shortcode is not working

I freshly installed a brand new Wordpress for testing purpose as I am intending to refresh my current website. One of the requirement I have is to be able to embed code from Gist. Following the ...
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How to display php source code inside a post using visual editor?

NOTE I don't want the php code to be executed, only displayed. I want to display this php code <?php wp_enqueue_script( $handle, $src, $deps, $ver, $in_footer ); ?> inside a post. I cannot make ...
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WP-Markdown treating java generics like HTML tags

With some Java generic code in a code block, ie: List<Integer> l = new ArrayList<Integer>(); WP-Markdown was treating as HTML, and no matter what I did, the code above got turned into ...
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1answer
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If in category to be inside of a function

I have this code in WordPress index.php and I was wondering how can I transfer this in to a functions.php to be a part of a function? <?php if (in_category('featured')) : ?> <a ...
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Need resource on available functions and objects

I am a programmer, and love jQuery. Visual jQuery and other resources is THE best place to get all the code/function et get your hand dirty... But when it come to WordPress.. the code is too thin or ...
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write in functions.php

i just want this code to be added in my functions.php, so that it will directly display after my post ends currently i am adding this code to my single.php, but i want to add this is in functions.php, ...
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Open posts in editor in the 'Text' mode by default

I have a few posts where there are some code segments. When I try to make small edits in the post, it opens in the 'Visual' mode and all the non-alphanumeric characters (e.g. >) are converted to ...
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Successful or Error Message after running mysql code in functions.php

Just for this article, suppose there is a code that I want to run on my WordPress' functions.php file. It's a code to delete mysql table on my database. For example, here's the code: $wpdb->query( ...
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Hiding styles from Facebook

Some of my pages/posts have very short custom stylesheets at the beginning of them. I know this isn't great practice, but it's worked very well thus far. The problem, however, is linking on Facebook: ...
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How do i structure my theme folder to avoid one huge list of files

When working with a worpress site with lots of custom post types and lots of page templates, my theme folder is looking messy. What are the accepted best practices to organise code files in WordPress? ...
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how to attach an image to a custom post type in wordpress using just code

I'm dynamically creating a custom post type in code (not in the editor) and I have an image I want to attach to my custom post type as a post thumbnail, and have it resized, etc. How do I do that. I'm ...
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Proper indentation of code generated inside hooks

I really like having my code all properly indented and all, but all the code generated by wordpress, like the one that appears on the header when we use wp_head(), loses all the indentation. I think ...
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Latest post in a specific menu

is it possible to show the latest posts only in a specific menu? This is my menu: register_nav_menus(array( 'primary' => __('Primary Navigation', 'gonzo'), 'mobile' => __('Mobile Navigation', ...
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What is the meaning of %s, %1$s etc.? [closed]

From a Q&A Thread I've came to meet with some old things, but I'm afraid, I found myself in a condition that, I still don't know the meaning of them and don't know why to use them. %1$s - (found ...
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How does WordPress determine which multisite the user is on from the URL?

What is the file and line where WordPress determines which multi-site the user is on from the URL? I've been looking through the code all afternoon and can't figure out where it turns ...
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stats_get_csv (Wordpress Stats) to only display top posts (not pages)

I'm trying to get the first 10 posts based on page views through Wordpress Stats (now called Jetpack). I managed to get this code to work (approximately..) after digging for hours over the forums ...
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Most liked page not displaying posts

I was looking for a post rating system for a while, then I stumbled across a great tutorial: http://wp.tutsplus.com/tutorials/how-to-create-a-simple-post-rating-system-with-wordpress-and-jquery/ I ...
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Cause of Blank Lines Being Added to WP FIles?

Does anyone know why some of my websites add a blank line after every line of code, while others on the same host and server leave the files untouched? A few details that might help: PHP Version ...
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Where to save common libraries?

I have a multiple-site WordPress install. I have decided to centralize as many of my libraries as possible into one spot, for obvious organizational reasons, and in order to reduce bloating. Many of ...
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Why does this snippet in a blog post make WordPress crash?

Ok, this is seriously weird and I have no clue what's going on here. I am using WordPress 3.0.1, I create a new blog post, give it a title, paste the following code into the blog post and hits Save ...
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source code: WP_INSTALLING vs. WP_SETUP_CONFIG in setup-config.php

I am trying to make sense of the wordpress installation process. The file setup-config.php under wp-admin has the following. I want to know what the difference is between these two variables, why both ...
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Wordpress editor removes all the linefeed characters with WP-Markdown and Syntax Highlighter evolved

I have WP-Markdown and SyntaxHighlighter Evolved wordpress plugins installed. The issue is that when I write the code, and click the "Update" button, I have the code reformatted. [ruby] class Foo ...
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Including Angle Brackets In Pre Sections

I am attempting to post some java code between pre tags but the angel brackets get removed. For example: private HashMap<String, HashMap<String, Integer>> featureCounts; becomes ...
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How can I include PHP-Code to my post?

I would like to use PHP in some posts. These posts should look like normal posts, be in the archive and categories like normal posts an have tags. I don't need PHP in every post, but it would be ...
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Sidebar login: How do I get the username to show after “Welcome”?

Yo, Sidebar login used to say "Welcome %username%" without a problem until I applied __() to the "Welcome" string. Since then the welcome message just says "Welcome" (in all languages) but i can't ...
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Pasting code into WordPress post - LFs being eaten

I'm sure this is an inappropriate question for this SE because it's not programming related AFAIK but maybe someone here has an idea. I've been posting code into my blog for years and have had no ...
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Proper implementation/use of code/syntax highlighting

I've already read what I can on a couple of sites and installed this plug-in: http://en.support.wordpress.com/code/posting-source-code/ http://alexgorbatchev.com/SyntaxHighlighter/ I'm missing how to ...
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How can this crude function be improved?

In the first function below, inside the foreach, I'm calling out to the 2nd function in order to test for the occurence of matching category ids that I want to remove from the category listing. ...
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Remove line breaks from <code>?

This code form HTML editor: <code>&#91;shortcode&#93; &#91;bar&#93;foo&#91;/bar&#93; &#91;bar&#93;foo&#91;/bar&#93; ...
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Tips for managing code when developing a parent theme framework

I have started work on an open source theme framework that pulls in lots of great code & resources from elsewhere. For example it uses: jQuery Option Framework Theme LESS etc etc. Most of ...
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How to display posts of specific category using a custom Query in WordPress?

Hi I want to display a specific category from a custom query in WordPress. My code works fine and it gets the latest 4 posts, but what I want now is to retrieve a specific category. My code is below ...