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Wordpress function like is_category for subcategory? is_subcategory?

Is there a function in WordPress that will check if the page you are on is a sub-category archive page? Like the way is_category checks if it's a category page?
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If tag exists, then echo once

I have the following code and I'm trying to check to see if a specific tag exists, and if so, I need to echo it once. The problem is when the tag exists in multiple places, it echos multiple times. ...
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Conditional check for embedded video in the_content

I have a site where single.php displays the post stuff in this order: title featured image the_content I would like to remove the featured image IF the_content includes an embedded link (f.eg. to ...
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If less than IE9

I've setup two Sidebars, am running a php browser detection plugin: http://wordpress.org/plugins/php-browser-detection/ and am trying to use the code below to show the countdown-ie sidebar on Internet ...
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How to add a filter conditionally based on page related Conditional Tags

I am developing a WordPress plugin and can't conditionally add filters based on the conditional tags. This is my code: add_Action('init', 'determine_location'); function determine_location() { $d = ...
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Show different number of posts per page in tag archives

I am using the following code out of loop to show one post per page in tag archive. <?php query_posts($query_string."&showposts=1") ?> However, I want to show recent posts as 10 posts ...
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Trouble with conditional tags

I've got some code I want to run on every page other than the blog page and the archive page. If I use <?php if ( !is_home() ) { ?> The code correctly doesn't show on the blog page. If I ...
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is_home() in HTML head

Is there a way to check if the current page is the home page from within the head? My style.php needs the number of posts in the slider, but only on the home page. So I count my posts like this: ...
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Conditional tag in Widget Logic for checking if top level page or if subpage

I'm using the Widget Logic plugin to show widgets on certain pages using Wordpress Conditional Tags (or any general PHP code). What I would like to do is only show a widget on child pages, not top ...
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Conditional tag for attachment posts

In Wordpress single.php post pages are both for media attachments (e.g. http://domain.se/postname/imagename/) and blog post pages. What conditional tag can I use to determine if a post is not a media ...
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is_search not working on search results page

Having an extra submenu with this code in sidebar: <?php if(is_404() || is_search()) : ?> <?php echo 'zou leeg moeten zijn'; ?> <?php else : ?> <?php if($post->post_parent ...
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Cannot Use is_single() and is_admin in functions.php

I'm using a Thematic childtheme for my wordpress website, and instead of putting all my functions into the functions.php file, I thought I make it more organised by creating multiple other function ...
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deregister scripts on certain page

i need to exclude certain scripts from running on a certain page. i have tried this code but it's not working - when i inspect the page the scripts are still being loaded into the footer of my page. ...
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Check if page/post has any anchors that link to an image jpg/gif/png

What I'm aiming to do is add fancybox to a site I'm developing, but I only want to enqueue the JS/CSS etc if the page/post needs it. My thoughts are that I would need to check all the anchor tags on ...
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Using conditional staements to load plugins

I'm having some conflicts I think with a couple of plugins I have written that use ajax. As they load their resources on every page rather then just when needed I think it's causing problems. What's ...
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Conditional tags issue for multiple is_page() conditions in sidebar.php

I've been pulling my hair out today trying to get this right. Basically I have a sidebar, which makes requests to individual files (such as sidebar-home.php, sidebar-residential.php) and different ...
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If Month=Particular month display content [closed]

I want to use conditional tag to display content according to month. Such as if it is April, it should show something else something else. Right now I am using : <?php if(is_month() == '2' ) : ...
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How can have a conditional template tag based on the main loop within a secondary loop with new WP_Query(), using get_template_part()

What is the best practice methodology for referencing the main loop from within the context of a secondary loop within a partial called via get_template_part()? For example, say my homepage contains ...
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Adding CSS styles to Admin Area PAGES only (not POSTS or CPT)

I am using this to load css styles in the admin area (for any user who is not an administrator): function wpse_admin_styles() { if ( !current_user_can( 'manage_options' ) ) { echo ...
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Problem using is_single() to enqueue script from functions.php

I'm having trouble only adding scripts to single post pages. I need to both include and exclude certain scripts using is_single() but it doesn't work either way I try it. I have the template tag on ...
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WordPress Single Conditional for Search Page

Is there a way to filter single.php so that if someone came from search.php it would display one thing, but if they came from anywhere else it would display another? Thanks, Josh
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Conditional category & tag statement

I'm just working on a "quick" change to the blog-entry-subtitle of specific posts in a category on my wordpress website. I'm hoping to have "Published in Orchard and Vine Magazine on:" instead of ...
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Conditional css for custom post type

I'm using a wordpress theme which uses custom post types for portfolio items and "sets" to categorize them. When I hover over a "set" to edit, it reveals this at the bottom of the browser: ...
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Cannot retrieve active members only

Below is a page template where I'm trying to retrieve active members metadata (of Restrict Content Pro). Displaying users' meta is working just fine; but I can't get ONLY active members to display, ...
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Conditional tag to check if 'page.php' is being used?

I'm trying to check whether the page.php template is being used or not. I've tried is_page_template( 'page.php' ) but it doesn't work. I also can't use is_page() because I only want to do something ...
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wp_enqueue_scripts called twice?

I had some problem with WP recognizing a is_single condition for loading scripts called in function.php. I put a error_log(is_single()) to check what was going on. When opening a post page the log ...
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Is this a bad approach to add conditional comments to wp_head?

Why people say this is a bad approach to add conditional comments to wp_head? For example: function add_ie_html5_shim () { echo '<!--[if lt IE 9]>'; echo '<script ...
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Issue getting gettext to work with conditional statements

I've been trying to apply a gettext filter to return two different results for different product categories (or read as categories for posts, non-woocommerce specific). I cant seem to get it right. ...
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Actions, functions and conditionals

When developing themes and plugins it is sometimes neccesary to add some functionality to some hook using conditional statements. Example: function my_custom_function() { if( is_home()) { ...
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Identify a Woocommerce page by Wordpress conditional tags

we have a website running on WPMU, and the main site is using Woo-commerce and the sub sites doesn't use that. I use conditional statement in my meta title with following code: <title> <?php ...
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is_admin() triggers error

I've a plugin which includes other files and it looks like that : if( is_admin() ) { require( DIR. 'file.php' ); } In this file I run a class. This class is initialized on plugins_loaded. ...
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setting global and using as argument [duplicate]

I've set a global variable in functions.php like so: $cat_args = array('cat1', 'cat2', 'cat3'); and tried to use it in a template file: global $cat_args; if is_cat($args): //do stuff endif; The ...
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Check if user registered more than a month ago

How would I go about checking if current user registered more than, say, 30 days ago? I would like to display certain content only to that group of users. Thanks very much in advance for your help.
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Tag, Category and Single Conditionals

We have this sample: This function call Backgrounds in different places in the WP I add it to the <body> <?php function backgrounds(){ global $wp_query; if(is_home() || ...
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Conditional tag is_page with a custom post type

Accordingly to the is_page documentation, supplying the slug as an argument WP can tell me whether the current page is the one represented by the slug. Perhaps I am using the wrong slug? However I ...
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Entirely Different Functions.php per Page?

Is it possible via conditionals to load entirely different functions? i.e in the functions.php you have a conditional that loads in an include for the old functions, then another that loads in the ...
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Difference between is_user_logged_in and $_session['uname']

I am writing a condition to check if a user is logged in, not sure which of the below condition to use : if(!is_user_logged_in()){ And if(!isset($_SESSION['uname'])){ Basically need to ...
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Adding Controls to Theme Customizer If Certain Page Template is Active

How to Conditionally add controls on Theme Customizer panel. Conditional like is_page() or is_page_template() obviously does/will not work because the page is being shown is customize.php. Code ...
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Conditional within a public function within a loop

I am using a plugin to build widgets that includes images. Unfortunately it doesn't allow me to resize the images. I tried by adding a conditional but since it's in a public function and within a ...
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“if parent category is” conditional?

I searched through the codex but couldn't find anything helpful. I tried the code below but it didn't work. The default sidebar still shows up for all category pages. <?php ...
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Post.php - Conditional statements for new post and edit post

This question came up when creating a custom meta box for the edit.php page. Is there a conditional statement to target posts that are already exist vs posts that are not created yet? The idea: If ...
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Conditional tags inside a class

I have a couple of functions that I now combined in a class. The reason for that was that all these functions go towards one goal, and it is more appropriate way to use the globals between these ...
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Multiple Conditions for Child Page Title

I've been trying to work with Conditional Tags and cannot wrap my head around this problem. PHP novice here. On sub-pages I need to display the parent page title as well as the page title. I have it ...
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Is_single() conditional tag returns null in query

Trying to figure out why this won't work for me. I'm simply trying to run a loop of all posts and pages, and tag them as post and page in a array. But the is_single() conditional is not working, all ...
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Conditional IF statement not returning true even though echo of $user->province is correct

I am having a problem with an if statement which I have now tested many times over. $user_query = new WP_User_Query( array( 'role' => 'Subscriber' ) ); if ( !empty( ...
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Else statement not triggering after a failed if statement

I am working on a client site and the statement I wrote 6 months ago seems to have stopped working after the WordPress update to 3.8 I can't see or figure out why. There are no errors appearing it ...
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Make specific tag visible only to logged in users in front-end

I have this specific tag I need to assign to my posts but I need to hide it from regular visitors so that only logged in people can see it. How do I go about it? What WordPress function/hook should I ...
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WP_Query and is_page_template() conditional

I have a custom query that goes looks like this: $temp = $wp_query; $wp_query = null; $args = array('posts_per_page' => 5, 'post_type' => 'gallery', 'post_status' => ...
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Conditionals in WP_Query

What I'm trying to do is this: If in the last 7 days someone has added a post in the category 'featured' display it in the loop. Otherwise, display the most commented post from the last seven days. ...
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alt attributes not showing on pages

I have downloaded a wordpress theme called livepuse, and unfortunately the alt tags are not showing on portfolio pages for my images. The website is as follows: ...