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Conditional tags returning different results for different areas on a page?

I have a custom template. I want to output some JavaScript based on the type of page I am on. My current setup includes a static front page, with a template assigned it to it. This template is also a ...
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is_singular() equivalent for backend

I use the conditonal function is_singular($my_post_type) inside my plugin and it is very convenient. The problem is that is doesn't work backend. Is there an alternative that works frontend & ...
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If (category / tag checked) then (display header2php)

I have 3 headers (header.php, header2.php, and header3.php). I want to always display header.php at the top. Below header.php, I want a second header to display depending on what category the post is. ...
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if IS and IS NOT statement not having desired effect on custom taxonomy

I'm not a developer, I'm essentially learning as I go. I'm trying the following statement, and it's executing but not having any effect: function share_discount( $download_id ) { if ( ...
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Conditional tags or Multiple files

If the official themes and Underscores are some sort of a guide, one would notice that multiple files with little differences are preferred over conditional tags (archive.php, search.php, ...
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Inserting HTML to close and open divs in WP_Query loops

The output I am trying to achieve is this: <div class="row"> <div class="small-1 large-4 columns"><a href="some link"><img src="some image"></a></div> <div ...
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page single conditional

Using underscores, I made a lot of small, simple custome themes. I was more interested in CSS and simple layout modifications, but I'm not used to vanilla PHP. What I need I think is a simple code, ...
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Manipulating cookie on specific taxonomy archive page

I have this code to set cookie when user on the taxonomy archive page called 'term-country' if (is_tax('term-country')) add_action('init', 'my_setcookie'); // my_setcookie() set the cookie on the ...
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Blog Posts vs Static Page (conditional statements)

I want to determine when it's the following page: Front page displays the Blog page Front page displays the Blog page + subpages: /page/2/... Front page as static page Blog page as static page Blog ...
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Three variables on conditional tags

I'm trying to return $ad_code if three variables are present, but it doesn't allow the third variable I'm trying to add. I want to exclude a category. I am trying to use (in accordance with ...
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Conditional Tags for specific category of custom posts

How would I show a sidebar only if the post (a custom post type) belongs to a specific category of that custom post type? I was looking for something like: if ( is_singular( 'my_custom_post_type' ) ...
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Current post's author name in the author meta tag

I am trying to add the current post's author as the content for the meta author tag. I wrapped this particular meta in an is_single condition and then tried: <meta name="author" content="<?php ...
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Conditional Tags - Multiple Categories

I need to have all News posts show a category header (while not showing the post title). The following piece of code seems to do the job: if($category[0]->name == 'News'){?> <script> ...
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how to display featured image for single post for a specific category

I used this function to display featured images on top of single posts and it works great. But I need it to only apply to the category 'team' with an ID of 31. I have tried every possible combination ...
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Adding condition to a Form plugin

I am trying to figure out how to get my Form plugin which I had it customized to do a certain thing for a specific form (lets sat form #100) to not to do the same on other forms that are being ...
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Can you check if a post WYSIWYG field has an image in it?

I'm using Advanced Custom Fields and a WYSIWYG field type. Can you determine via php if that field has an image in the content OR is there a better was to evaluate this. For example, if I upload an ...
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How to check if a post “does not have term” in conditional statement?

We know that we can check if the particular post has a term by using this code: has_term('term', 'taxonomy', $post->ID )) { I was wondering if there is a code to check if a particular post does ...
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Is it possible to If statement “article already appears on page”?

Best is an example: Front page. I want to have a featured section at top. If A Science post is in my Featured, I don't want it to also show in my Science section of the same page. Can I If-Statement ...
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How to use the conditional homepage tag

I'm trying to display a video in the header of the homepage only but struggling to figure out the correct code. This is the code for the video tag, which seems to be working fine if ( is_home() ) { ...
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Search Page: activate html code if the tag is on the page

this is the first time that I write here and my English is not very good, I will try to explain as best as possible. I want to activate some html text if in the result page, the results, has a ...
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Conditional statement checking two conditions for CPT and Custom Taxonomy [closed]

I am trying to write a conditional statement which checks if the single custom post type also has a custom taxonomy term associated with it. My code is: if (is_singular('my_cpt')) && ...
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customizing wordpress theme slider with switch statement

i am working on an assignment for wordpress , i need help in following matter, im using wordpress today news theme, the link of my current work ca.unitysofts.com in upper three slider , while ...
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Issues trying to add a href statment with PHP into a PHP Echo Statement [closed]

Having issues with a line of code that's in an if/else statement. It's PHP so I should be using php echo to make it work but I can't seem to get the coding correct. Here's what it should be ...
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Google Analytics tracking code on just one page?

Having an issue where I have a client who wants his Google Analytics code on just one page. I'm using the following is_page code but in the footer.php of my child theme, but it's not appearing on the ...
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showing tag beside catagory

thanks for your guidance, here is one last but not least thing for me to learn, i am using Today news wordpress theme, since with your help i have moved my process from category to tag based ...
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Include Buddypress & bbPress styles/scripts conditionally

I'm working on a custom theme that uses Buddypress and bbPress to add social network functionality. I've noticed that both plugins css and js (many files) are loaded on every page, even though none of ...
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How to get image title/alt attribute?

in my wite theme, there is no alt tag configured in home slider post, i have added alt text with image from media upload. i have added below code to add / retrieve alt tag. but it display blank ...
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How to conditionally output to sidebar of each author's archive and posts by each author?

Specifically, I am trying to conditionally hook a testimonial rotator into the sidebar of specific author archives and single posts for each specific author. Although I am using a specific example ...
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Custom metabox fields not saving when limited to a certain CPT

I have a series of CPTs, each with their own custom metaboxes. They all work great - display where they should, saving how they should. One issue I have found though is that they also ALL run their ...
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Can not hook into custom post type template with: is_page() conditional?

I am using a custom post type: FAQ, to create an ongoing page of FAQ items. I have created a custom template: faq-template.php, to display the items. I need to hook other elements into the bottom ...
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Targeting specific pages in the loop

I am having a custom query that calls in pages in an array like so: <?php $args = array( 'post__in' => array( 2, 7, 9, 11, 13 , 15, 17 ), 'post_type' => 'page', 'orderby' => ...
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Best Method to Switch Between Terms (Custom Taxonomy)

Looking to learn something, here. With the following code, I am loading an external file for each condition based on a known set of custom terms. I'm using has_terms to check for a specific value ...
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Displaying message if no posts in tag

I am trying to modify the archive.php file to display a message if there are no posts. I was wondering what the code would be to do this. Here is what i am working with: <?php /* Template Name: ...
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is_home , is_front_page not working

i tried many conditions to my footer.php section to include this function in my front page only and not on blog page...but it just pops up on both pages or none of them...can anyone explain the fault ...
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From my Plugin Settings Page use check boxes to load specific css files (e.g. Bootstrap / Foundation)

This is my first post on here so bare with me if something goes terribly wrong. The wp plugin I am building requires bootstrap for the shortcodes it generates to be styled as expected when rendered ...
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how could I load a different template part by page

I would like to use get_template_part(); to load a different template parts on different pages. so on the home page it loads get_template_part( 'content', 'home' ); and on the blog page it would load ...
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WordPress Tags and Hierarchy (Parent - Child relation)

I'm curious why WordPress wouldn't support the parent->child hierarchy in tags taxonomy, so let's say if you have a tag: Cities (which is parent) and this one will have the cities listed as child ...
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Image to only show up in the single post page, not on the blog/home page

I'm new to WP, and I'm working on a custom theme. Images in posts show up not just on the single post page, but on the blog/home page too(where the recent posts are listed). I want them to only show ...
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What is the correct method for determining 'is_front_page' when using filters such as 'pre_get_posts' and 'posts_where'?

On my site several filters should be applied if the user is viewing the static home page. My understanding is that is_front_page() should determine if that is indeed the case. However, whenever I ...
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WordPress Conditionals Giving Me A Headache

I have a WordPress Foundation theme I have developed called WP-Forge. Here is the link if you would like to look so you can get a general idea of what I am talking about. I have received a lot of ...
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Auto-Tagging a Custom Post Type

I have a custom post type called 'community' and I am trying to automatically generate the tag 'community' upon publishing anything from that custom post type. In layman's terms, a kind of 'if this is ...
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if user is admin display admin link and logout link else display logout only

Like the title suggest I would like to create a conditional with the ability to if user is admin display admin link and logout link else display logout only in wordpress. I have created this ...
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Need help targeting a custom post type with conditional tags

I found some code online to create content blocks on my WordPress blog. I use a content block at the bottom of the sidebar of my page for a shopping widget. Here's the relevant code from ...
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PHP inside echo HTML?

I am a little bit confused about the following code: <?php if (is_home() ) { echo '<div id="bg" style="background:url("assets/img/header_1.jpg");">'; } else ( is_page( 52 )) { echo '<div ...
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Advanced Custom Fields: Conditional Statement with Select

I've set up a select field labeled "asset_type" with two values: "image" and "video". I then have two fields that rely on conditional logic to be displayed. If "image" is selected from the select I ...
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Why would this IF statement not work? [closed]

I've placed the following conditional statement in my footer.php file but it isn't working. I want it to show the footer on every page except for single.php and the services.php template: <?php if ...
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Conditional read more adjustment

I get the read more link like this <?php the_content("Read More"); ?> I want on the Homepage a different text than on an archive pages. I can change the text for all read more links in ...
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if statement for featured images

I'm just looking to make sure my home page and pages display my featured image if set, and other wise if not set show blog-banner.jpg. So that's what I thought I had however now my 404 error page ...
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Conditional statements in wordpress themes

I have the following code at the start of my single.php loop that displays the post featured image as a background. <?php $featured_background = wp_get_attachment_image_src( ...
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Hide Image Container if No Image Attachments

I have a CPT that displays any attached images via a slider. However, when there are no attached images the slider still appears. Is there a way to add a conditional IF statement that will hide the ...