Custom Post Types extend the WordPress back-end to support additional, non-Post content.

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Get the next event using date_query

I created a CPT called event and want to make a query to show the next future event, based on it's publish date. Here is the WP_Query args: $today = getdate(); $args = array( 'post_status' => ...
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flush_rewrite_rules on save_post does not work on first post save

I am developing a plugin for my own rapid development that creates a custom post type. The 'list' for this post type is displayed on a specific page that is created and managed by the plugin. This ...
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How to stop posts status resetting to Published

I have custom post types and custom statuses registered. The post status is updated from a custom drop down box that I have inserted into a metabox on the edit post screen. It works fine, however ...
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Save Metabox Custom Field Value

I am using this code to show post type dropdown to select available post types but when i submit the post it restores the value back to post, how can i make sure it saves it? <select ...
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Custom post type permalink throws a 404 error

I am new to WordPress and trying to build a social networking site that has Buddypress installed and one CPT. This website has a custom post type for user blogs, this CPT has posts that are linked to ...
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Setting default thumbnail when posting a link to archive page

Is there a way to set a default thumbnail for archive pages when posting a link, ie: on someone's FaceBook wall? For example, posting a link to a FaceBook wall will show up as: [thumbnail] Link and ...
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Best way to remove slug from custom type?

I need to remove a certain slug from a custom type item in Wordpress. Just now my URLs are like this: http://example.com/item/random and I want them like this: http://example.com/random I have ...
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Get link to another taxonomy from a taxonomy list

I'm currently working on a site for an artists directory. I have two custom taxonomies; Artists and Artist Genre which will be tied into a custom post type of artwork. I can get a loop to list out ...
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Shortcode doesn't display in custom post type

I created a custom post type, but when i have added a shortcode for a slider it doesn't show the slider it shows just shortcode in text. and when i change get_the_content by the_content, it shows me ...
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How to create TEMPLATES for TAXONOMIES? What I have to change in this code?

I've created custom post type and it's taxonomies. The code is: add_action( 'init', 'register_cpt_portfolio' ); function register_cpt_portfolio() { $labels = array( 'name' => _x( ...
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Is possible to add post-formats to custom-post-type?

I was wondering if there is some way to put together the custom-post-types and post-formats so I can code a new post type and offer some variations as post-formats. I'm involved in a company ...
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Custom Post Type with for Custom User Roles with restricted access to admin dashboard

I want to achieve the following functionality without use of a plugin: Create a new user role called "News Manager" Create a new custom post type called "News" Assign the capability of posting News ...
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Create post programmatically

I want to create a video gallery plugin. I am using this code to create a post: global $user_ID; $new_post = array( 'post_title' => 'chapter1', 'post_content' => 'Lorem ipsum dolor ...
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Custom post type, permalinks, taxonomies and blog posts

I am creating a custom theme for a bike shop and thought having a custom post type for bikes would be easier for the shop assistant to manage the bikes they would like to appear on their website ...
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Best practice for adding posts in bulk

I have a set of custom post types and taxonomies I've added using the Custom Post Type UI plugin, and need to enter several hundred entries ( >500 ) How can I import this data in bulk? E.g. as a csv? ...
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How to use custom field to search for wordpress post type?

I have a post type in called Publication. I also have few custom field in that post type such as Publication Year, Author... I want to have a search box with 3 drop-down fields which is All Field, ...
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Accessing a protected property of a post

Fatal error: Cannot access protected property Some_Plugin::$_some_property What is the best/least-destructive way of accessing a protected property attached to a post. The property is being ...
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Custom Post Type and Taxonomies

I hope someone here can help me with a bit of a problem. I am working on a WP site where I have created a Custom Post Type called Retailer. In there I have three taxonomies Country, Region and City ...
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Override “Automatically close comments on articles older than” per post?

I need to set a custom closing date for the comment field, per post. I havent started researching on how I should do this, so a indication on how to do this would be just as good as a plugin that do ...
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Custom post type permalink structure without post name

I have a CPT that is called city , in my permalink options panel i've set the permalink structure to /archives/%post_id% notice that there is no slug for post name. but the permalink for the city post ...
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How to create user group and add its menu icon to dashboard top level admin menu?

I would like to use the user registration under users to create an option page similar to a custom post type. Afterward, I would like to be able to directly access the created users group by clicking ...
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Custom post type not showing in wp_posts table in database using navicat or PHPmyadmin

This is really weird. I created a custom post type and saved a few posts using it. Then I managed to edit and update them. When I came to look in the database for the rows I cant find them. I used ...
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Caption is not loading on a couple images only

I've got some strange behavior going on with WordPress Images. I put up let’s say 20 images into a WordPress site on my development system through the media tab on the backend. Each one is attached ...
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meta query always fails even if data is correct

I've following query - $query = array( 'post_type' => 'accessory', 'posts_per_page' => -1, 'meta_query' => array( array( 'key' => 'accessory-bike', ...
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Select all in parent category, group by child category?

I am trying to format a custom post type for a "series". Each post is an Episode, each Episode belongs to a Season, and each Season belongs to a series (just like a TV show). I have the following: ...
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Tool Chain / Dev Stack options for robust WP webapp development?

I'm making a fairly sophisticated multisite webapp with lots of custom plugins and customs post types, custom fields, and settings. I really like to use the GUI Dev tools, like advanced custom ...
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Custom post type /feed gives 404 error

Im getting a 404 error with CTP feeds...why can this be happening? The error was detected via Google webmaster tools... how can I ammend this to allow CPT feeds? any hints? how to debug? thanks!
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Multiple Loops on a Page Without Duplicates

I have tried many different versions of this and nothing seems to be working for me. I want to display single posts of a custom post type (portfolio) each in its own div. I don't want any duplicate ...
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Pages are not saving due to custom post type

I have a custom post type "soto_user". In which I have custom meta field named "Publish" from which user can select 'YES' or 'No'. If user selects "Yes" and click Publish button then post should be ...
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Custom Post Status & Taxonomies

I have successfully registered my custom post types, custom post statuses and my custom taxonomies/terms. All is working fine but... It seems that both the 'categories' column within the custom post ...
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Loop a Custom Post Pagination

I am having a little trouble trying to get my custom post type pagination to loop. The idea to my pagination is to only display a next field with the title of the next post. Once you hit the last post ...
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Search for words in post_type

I have a page-doctors.php with the list of doctors, these doctors are registered as post_types, the code that taking all post_type doctors is: $paged = ( get_query_var('paged') ) ? ...
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Post type tree loop

I need to get the pages of a custom post type exactly as they are in the admin panel. Example: Page1 --subpage1 --subpage2 Page2 Page3 --subpage1 --subpage2 I need this as a loop. I tried for ...
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Page Template as Custom Post Type Archive

My goal is to have the slug www.domain.com/resources used by a Page Template rather than an Archive Page, and have single CPT posts as children of that slug, such as www.domain.com/resources/post. ...
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Custom Post Type with Custom Taxonomy as Category

I have created a custom post type portfolio with custom taxonomy Portfolio Category. I can create portfolio items and assign portfolio categories to them and save these custom posts. But what I need ...
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Editable Meta Data for Custom Post Type Archive Template

My question is one of theming best practices. I constantly running into an issue were I have to display editable content on a custom post type archive page for client work - such as an image, body of ...
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Custom Post Type parent slug as menu item

I created a Custom Post Type with the slug "Sell". I want to add this to my menu set up in Appearence. But it seems to work only for actual items created with this CPT. But I need the menu link, ...
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Display several random posts, but make sure a condition is met

I have a custom post type for a group of people (employees). At first, I needed to display 7 random employees. That was easy <?php $args = array( 'post_type' => 'employees', ...
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Displaying custom taxonomy list on sidebar using URL param as filters

I have a custom post type and 4 custom taxonomies. I would like to show the 4 taxonomies on the sidebar that when a term is clicked, the resulting page will show 3 taxonomies, then 2, then 1, ...
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Use Tags to Query Associated Multiple Posts and Get The Average Of Custom Field Values

I have created a custom post type named “Rating” that I’m using to add customer rating sections to my website. Each rating post has the ability to have a: Title Comment section Featured Photo ...
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Advanced Custom Fields - Add Field to Specific Page [closed]

I have created a custom post type for testimonials. I have each testimonial as a text field titled 'testimonial' using the Advanced Custom Fields. I have a list of pages for services and want to pull ...
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Custom capabilities not reflecting on admin panel

I've made some custom post types, and some user roles. Each role has access to different custom post types. The thing is that edit_others_customposttypecapability, isn't working. I've tried logging ...
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pre_get_posts with multiple post types AND a meta_key

So I am trying to customize the search a bit. The client wants the main site search to return people, projects, and posts. Not normally a problem. However for projects, only projects with a certain ...
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How to make in WordPress admin panel sortable column for the custom field, that count the number of page impressions?

Good day! I try to make display post counter for WordPress. Output count of views function getPostViews($postID){ $count_key = 'post_views_count'; $count = get_post_meta($postID, $count_key, true); ...
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Display custom Taxonomies same as listing Categories

I have used CPT UI plugin to create a custom post type and a custom taxonomy to go with it. In a manner as similar to wp_list_categories() as possible, I'd like to list these new custom taxonomies as ...
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group search results by post type?

My site has 3 unique post types: Default Blog posts ("post") custom type "lesson" custom type "series" When the user searches the site, I would like pertinent results from all 3 post types to show ...
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How to Override default title tag on custom post type?

I have a custom post type called album. There are no SEo plugin enabled for this post type. By default WP prints as the post title I gave on editor. But I want to edit it for album post type. I want ...
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Test for post type in request filter?

I'm running into a catch-22 situation running a request filter. I need the request to be correct in order to run the correct filter, but I need the filter to correct the request. GAH! Here is the ...
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Custom post type relation

I have created two custom post types using a plugin and using a form i'm able to submit posts using a frontend form creator. It's like one post type is for movies and another is reviews. So how do i ...
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Triggering a task to a queue upon saving a custom post

Here's my ideal scenario for the use case I'm exploring. 1.) user creates a new custom post type record with a bunch of custom fields. One of these is a url field. 2.) upon saving the record, I'd ...