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Create a custom archive page for a custom post type in a plugin

I'm writing a plugin that creates a custom post type named "my_plugin_lesson": $args = array ( 'public' => true, 'has_archive' => true, 'rewrite' => array('slug' => 'lessons', ...
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Custom Post Type Archive Links Not Working

I have multiple custom post types set up. I've been through this process many times, on many sites and have never once had a problem with it. The post type is registered as 'glossary'. The archive is ...
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Create template for taxonomy results limited by Custom Post Type

I've got a Custom Post Type with a Custom Taxonomy set up. So how do I create an archive template to display posts from that CPT, limited by taxonomy? Here's the deal: The CPT is called Shows. Each ...
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Adding Sticky functionality to Custom Post Type Archives

In WordPress, Custom Post Types do not have Sticky functionality as a core feature. It is possible, I'm sure, to create it in certain cases—and I'm working on a project that requires it for ...
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How to have Multiple Archives Widgets, one archive widget per category (in a different page)?

Please read the whole question before assuming this question is repeated. After one day of trying plugins and tutorials, I am convinced that there is no straightforward method of achieving what I am ...
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Use one template only for custom post type archives?

I'm currently using archive.php as a generic listing for categories, tags, authors, etc. However, my custom post types have a very customized archive page that's completely different from archive.php. ...
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Custom post type archive page pagination

I have set up an archive page for my custom post type reference, where I use a query to get all posts of type reference. This works, but when I try to paginate the result, it doesn't work. Right now, ...
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Combining custom taxonomy posts with default posts on one archive page

I'm trying to get custom archive posts and default posts combined onto one archive page which I have managed... sort of but I can't get pagination to work either using the pagenavi plugin or the ...
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latest posts-widget displays all posts on archive page but works great anywhere else

I noticed the latest posts widget in my footer displaying all posts. Anywhere else on my page, it displays only the amount of posts it should. I am using a custom theme and this is my archive.php: ...
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Getting custom taxonomy posts on archive page

Hi I am not sure if the question is understandable or not but what I am trying to achieve I will explain. I have a custom post type called menu item and custom taxonomy called menu item type. CODE ...
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Is it possible to have a custom post type with feed but without the archive?

In Wordpress 3.9.2 I couldn't find the way to have a custom post type which would have the feed permalink like this: example.com/custom-post-type/feed/ But didn't show the archive (show 404) ...
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CPT archive as home page

I am very new to WP coding. I am working for a University where each faculty has been allocated a CPT. We would like it so that the CPT archive looks the same as the main site. I have created the ...
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How to use a custom post type archive as front page?

I'd like to use a custom post type archive as a site's front page, so that http://the_site.com/ is a custom post type archive displayed according to my archive-{post-type}.php file. Ideally I ...
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Custom post type archive organized by category

I'm trying to display a custom post type archive page which displays all the articles of a a custom post type in columns. The columns organize them in their assigned category. On the main page, I do ...
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Better to use a post type archive, page template, or shortcode for generating a highly configurable CPT archive?

I am building a theme in which I have a post type, which will have an archive in a grid layout. You're probably thinking, "Just use the CPT archive!" Well, there are some cons to that method that I'd ...
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Excluding a Custom Post Type with a specific tag using pre_get_posts

I have an archive page that lists a custom post type called 'event'. I have event posts with the tag 'regular', (the tag has an id of 53). I'd like to exclude these. I tried using pre_get_posts and ...
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How to create a posts archive page showing only the date and the post title

I have the following question about how to create an archive page on my website. As you can see opening this link: http://lnx.asper-eritrea.com/ Under the header slideshow I have 3 boxes, the second ...
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How to get_queried_object on multiple objects?

My Setup I have a custom post type "zap_apartments" with 2 custom taxonomies "zap_audience" & "zap_cities". I wrote some RewriteRules to access all "zap_apartments" for a "zap_audience" + ...
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Have two (permalinks) urls for a same custom post type

I have an specific situation which I´ll try to explain. In the website I developing right now we have fairs (event) and every fair has a profile page. Lets call ns_fair custom post type and its loaded ...
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Custom post type is showing custom home page, not archive page

I have a custom post type set up (two, actually) that are not displaying properly. I am hoping that it is the same issue with both post types. Here is my code for one of the post types (portfolio). ...
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Query var removed after rewrite

I have a WordPress blog that uses custom post types, which I'm creating using the WCK plugin. One of which is the post type shows. A permalink to a specific show, then, appears as: ...
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When in a archive, display the posts by hierarchical taxonomy term.

All of my posts belong to hierarchical taxonomy (a) but not all belong to taxonomy (b) and (c). How would one go about displaying the list of posts in any archive in a manner of taxonomy (a)'s ...
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Date Archive template per category

I have the following template structure currently: category-news.php category-magazine.php category-filmography.php Each page has a different sidebar, and each page has an archive widget in that ...
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Archive page of filtered posts

I'm sorry if my question may seem strange, but I've only recently started fiddling with WordPress development, as I was given a project already largely developed (I'm not saying it was well developed ...
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Categories and Tags not working!

I'm at the final debugging stages for a major web design project I've been working on for the last 6 months. The site itself is based on the has become a bit of a behemoth (merging 4 existing sites ...
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How to show all of aspecific post type that has taxonomy and a specific term

i have a post type called directory_listing, i have a taxonomy called 'place' and I have terms in that tax for place1 and place2. I need to display all the 'directory_listing' posts that use the term ...
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Output yearly archive within a page

I've almost got what I want working from cobbling bits but I need a bit of help finishing it up. What I'm trying to do is output the following (for a custom post type) within a page template (not a ...
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Custom Taxonomy Template Error: Catchable fatal error: Object of class WP_Error could not be converted to string

Been trying to chase this error down: "Catchable fatal error: Object of class WP_Error could not be converted to string" Here's the page: I have a custom post type and taxonomy: taxonomy: ...
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Create a link to a yearly archive of post for a custom post type?

I've got a custom post type, and I'm building an archives.php for it. I'd like the archive page to link to sub-pages. Each sub-page would list the CPT's by year. How can do this?
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Custom post type archive pagination query issue

I'm using the following query to paginate a custom post type archive. The number of posts on the first page is 11 (due to the page layout) and 12 on the following pages. The problem is that while the ...
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Monthly Archive page for custom post type [duplicate]

I'm using roots starter theme and create an archive-news.php file to show posts from my custom post type called "news". Works fine. Now, I want to show posts by month. Then I created a list of month. ...
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How to display the FAQ Archive page in my menu

I'm using the Wordpress standard menu. I've also created a custom post type. I'd like to include my custom post type archive page (the all item) in the Appearance -> Menus, but so far I can select ...
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How can I create a portfolio archive for my portfolio CPT?

Sorry if I'm not asking the right question but, here's what I'd like to try and do... I'm working on this site I used a nice theme that included a portfolio CPT which I'm using for their product ...
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add_rewrite_endpoint() and Custom Post Type Archive

I've got a custom post type. Let's call it books. I'm adding a new rewrite endpoint called pages. I want the url /books/pages/2/ to work but I don't see any rewrite rules generated by WordPress for ...
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What are the advantages of using a custom post type archive?

I'm currently working on a theme that makes heavy use of custom post types to structure the content. To display a lot of the content I am using the respective archive-$posttype.php but this seems in ...
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Rewrite rules causing hole

I am using rewrite rules to catch /events/date/* Events is the custom post type I am working with. So archive-events.php, is normally my index, but with my rewrite rules, I need to identify a ...
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What variables from the main query do I take over to make an archive load a page out of the loop? [duplicate]

My question is a little confusing, I realize, but I'm not sure how else to word it -- sorry! I might be going about this the wrong way but I want to do with a CPT archive what WordPress does with the ...
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Get custom post type slug for an archive page

How do I discover the custom post type slug when I'm on an archive page? For instance if /products/ fires the archive-products.php template, how (pragmatically) do I get the post type slug? Thanks
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Return the name of the post type

I have this in the archive.php file of my theme: <?php else : ?> <h1 class="archive-title"><?php printf( __( get_post_type() ) ); ?></h1> <?php endif; ?> And it ...
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Make Two Views of Post Type Archive At Two URLs

Updates 6 Feb 14 to make more specific as requested in comments. I have a post type, we'll call it "Projects", with the slug "projects" for which I'd like to offer two views: list view (default) ...
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How to redirect custom post type archive to first term of associated taxonomy?

I have a custom post type 'countries' and a taxonomy 'cities'. My cities are: boston, new york... I want my archive-countries.php redirect to the first term taxonomy. I mean, if my URL is ...
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Custom query var rewrite for custom post type archives widget plugin

I have a website soon to be delivered to the client. The client absolutely wants the following URL to be without the appended query variable: http://beta.example.com/inav1/2012/?post_type=new How ...
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Custom post type category page not working

I have a custom post type called 'emp_case-studies'. Archive and Hierarchical are set to true. My archive-emp_case-studies.php and single-emp_case-studies.php are performing as expected. However, ...
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Displaying Page as Custom Post type landing Page

Custom Post-Types are awesome and a PAIN at the same time. Basically, I need to have a landing page, with the list of the direct child elements of the post type (think product categories), but also ...
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Compare 3 custom fields and sort by oldest

I am building a movie archive. For each movie I am filling out the release dates for 3 countries, they're stored as custom fields (added via Pods) Now, when listing the movies I would like to build ...
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Why is this custom post type defaulting to archive.php?

Working with a plugin (SermonManager) and noticed that, for the custom type defined here (wpfc_sermon), the default archive.php page is being used to render the content instead of the ...
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Alphabetical sorting of custom post type - one letter per page

Basically what I am looking for is a way to sort custom post type in alphabetical order and separate each letter, so you have one letter per page. See illustration. Hopefully there is a plugin or ...
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add_action 'init' from inside a class for custom post types

I'm trying to create archive pages for my custom post type. I create custom post types from within custom classes: functions.php include_once(get_template_directory() . '/admin/admin_init.php'); ...
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Custom post type Events - archives-events.php filter by date

I've created a Custom Post Type called Events, so I can manage my events on my wordpress site. My CPT Events has the following custom fields called : event_local, event_date_start and event_date_end. ...
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Custom Post Type - Archive page title

I'm wondering if I could make a custom Page title for my Custom post type Archive page? Today i'm using: <title><?php wp_title( '|', true, 'right' ); ?></title> For my regular ...