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

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Metabox does not show in custom post type

I am trying to create a metabox input field in a custom post type and it does not work even if I followed the instructions the best I could. I am not a PHP dev so I guess it could be just a small ...
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Include taxonomy slug in url?

I have the following custom post-type and custom taxonomy setup: add_action( 'init', 'create_post_type' ); function create_post_type() { register_post_type( 'system', array( ...
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Prevent author role from editing all posts in custom post type?

I thought the Author role was only allowed to edit posts created by that author. That works in Posts and Pages, but I created a custom post type and the author can edit ALL posts in that post type. Do ...
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Comment Email Notification for CPT Comments

I have a WordPress site where users can create new support tickets through submitting a form that posts to a Custom Post Type. I would now like WordPress to email users when there is a comment on the ...
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Sorting CPTs with multiple taxonomies

I'm currently rebuilding my company's website as a WordPress site, and I've hit a bit of a snag. Background: I work for an FMO that supports independent insurance agents, and on our current website ...
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WordPress import not importing custom taxonomy

I've posted this already in the WP Support Forum hoping to have more luck here. I'm trying to import a custom post type from one blog to another. (126 posts in the custom post type). I've exported ...
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Removing base slug from hierarchical custom post type on a WordPress Multi-site

So, I’ve been trying to remove the base slug from a hierarchical custom post type on a multi-site build for the past week or so, and haven’t found anything that actually works yet. The post type is ...
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Different layouts for different post types in wordpress?

What is the reason behind allowing developers to create page templates so easily and not allowing the same for posts? I have 2 custom post type named Mathematics and Mechanical I made it using the ...
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Use menus with anchors

I have a CPT archive page and I want to create a navigation menu which will jump to anchors in the form <a name="post-slug" http="{the permalink goes here}>The CPT Title</a> I have been ...
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Select Subscriber As Post Author In CPT, Admin Panel

I have a custom post type, jobs. I would like in that CPT to be able to select subscribers as post authors. I found this post, which does the trick for all post types, but I would like to restrict ...
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Passing postid of Testimonial Custom Post in Shortcode Parameter

I am trying to create Testimonial custom post and display using shortcode function create_post_type() { register_post_type( 'testimonials',//new post type array( ...
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Dynamically pull in child term and post IDs

I am using the Pods plugin on my WP site to make it easier for a custom taxonomy and custom post types. I have product categories (terms), product subcategories (child terms) and products (custom post ...
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Generating a radius search on postmeta-metavalue and adding a taxonomy to query

This is an old SQL statement found on here from way back in 2011, but its the closet to doing what I need I could find and work on. Although it does exactly what I need, displays properties within a ...
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Allowing custom role access to custom post type in back end

So I'm having some issues with this and I can't see why. I just need a custom role that can access the blog in the back end. I've added a new post type with a Capability type of blog and a new user ...
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Wordpress Custom taxonomy template

I am trying to create custom template for custom taxonomy. For example i have a custom taxonomy registered in WP with name brands and slug brand i used following code to register custom taxonomy. ...
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Page listing custom type posts to be as a parent

I wanted to make a gallery, with custom post type. Now having custom post type I list it on a page called gallery (www.example.com/gallery), but when I click on the custom post itself it gives me ...
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How to check if user meta field is empty in conditional else statement

Hello all I have a custom post type set up for my wordpress site within this custom post type i have a meta box with about 11 meta fields that I have added programatically. What I would like to do is ...
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Uploaded image not appearing in custom post type

I am writing a plugin which should allow users to create a custom post type called reseller and attach an image. The image is being uploaded to the uploads folder and appears in the media library with ...
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Displaying Metabox value (custom post type taxonomy)

I have been stuck on this for days, reading articles and articles and nothing works. I am trying to display the value of my metabox on a template page. I successfully added the metabox, and I see ...
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wp_insert_term doesn't work with custom post type's taxonomy

Here is the problem I am having: I have a custom post type called "weddingguests" This custom post type "weddingguests" has a custom taxonomy, "friendsof", hierarchic I want to programmatically ...
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Role capability delete multiple post type posts doesn't work

I am making a new role called "sales" where I add capabilities to, so the sales people only can read, edit and delete leads in the admin panel. Everything works fine, except that I cannot select ...
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Unable to get wp_redirect() working after adding a CPT via the front end

I am attempting to learn PHP by creating a relatively simple application built on wordpress, it is a basic CRM and I've made decent progress but have been stuck on some of the finer points. I've been ...
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Create custom post type just like a page post_type

Here's what I'm trying to achieve: A custom post type with the attributes/properties of a page post_type I'm aware of the supports array which allows page attributes to be used, but this isn't what ...
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Allow User to Edit Page Based on their Email

Quick Info I am using the Posts 2 Posts plugin in order to create a relation between Teachers and the Classes they teach. The teacher's page is a custom post type of faculty in which teachers are ...
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Removing Custom Permalink Structure for Custom Post Type

I'm using a custom permalink structure for posts, which is domain.com/blog/%postname%/. However, I have a custom post type called 'events', and I don't want to use the default custom permalink ...
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How to query for posts (in hierarchical custom post type) that have children?

I'm trying to figure out how to query for posts in my hierarchical custom post type, presumably using WP_Query that have child posts. I can get all pages that don't have children by setting ...
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How to make a single Menu Item call another Mega Menu for Custom Post Types and Custom Taxonomies?

I'm trying to build a hierarchical directory using custom post types and custom taxonomies as I've described in another question. My problem is that I cannot figure out how to make those posts ...
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Pagination in a Shortcode. Get_next_posts_link not working but get_previous_posts_link works fine right next to it

I'm trying to output a custom post type archive using a shortcode. Everything works fine except for the get_next_posts_link part. The weird part is that it's right next to a get_previous_posts_link ...
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Loading post content in FancyBox

I got a tricky question. I have created a custom post type whose posts I would like to display in a scrolling carousel. The carousel will only display the title, the excerpt and a "read more" button. ...
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Paginate_links links not working accordingly to how I do query the page

Ok, I've a custom post type page to which I have attached the paginate_links function to navigate through the elements. If I don't do anything and let WP using whatever mechanism is attached to the ...
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Insert and then update post_type by wp_update_post

I wrote a function to insert content in the page and every date update automatic . I used wp_update_post( $my_post ); to update page . I want first insert content in top specific page and then ...
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Custom loop for custom post type for current author

I need to edit the below code to only display posts for the current logged-in user/author. It is currently within a Wordpress theme page template file and works well. Any help would be appreciated as ...
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Taxonomy structure of Sport site

I have a hard time figuring out how to structure a site. The site is a news site for 3 different, but related sports: Skateboard, Snowboard and Surfing. Each Sport has typically Athletes, Event names, ...
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Custom Post Type Taxonomy Filters

Im really struggling to piece this functionality together, and hope someone can help or provide snippets to get me there. So I'm creating a section on a website where stories are published, I have ...
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Replace text in post from cvs

I have constructed a post template that i want to use to all post. I use visual composer and some add ons . I need to create post with vcs file but i don't know hot to organize the cvs inside to do ...
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Custom post type history

Here's what I have right now: Custom Post Type for a list of Draft Beers Available. These Drafts are updated frequently. I've set it up so that each draft beer is paired to a draft line number. ...
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Change Permalink Structure for Tag.php template

Im using a custom post type to build a filterable gallery and taking advantage of the tags taxonomy within it. I am also using a custom taxonomy called years. at the moment, the permalink structure ...
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Remove Custom Post Type slug from url, two CPT

I have 2 custom post types hilp-a and hilp-b. I want to remove custom post type slug from the url. e.g: test.com/hilp-a/test to be test.com/test and test.com/hilp-b/btest to be test.com/btest I ...
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Column sorting with emtpy meta values

I am trying to sort my custom post type columns in the admin area. There's two ways I found to do this: At first this was my way to do it, however I got some strange behaviours. If a meta value is ...
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Getting Bootstrap accordion working in Wordpress loop with custom post type (collapsing issue)

First off I am well aware that there is a plugin but I am NOT talking about the BS Short code plugin. I am talking about the actual bootstrap accordion. So here is what I am trying to accomplish, I am ...
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Custom Post Type Pagination on Single.php?

The same old problem and not sure if its even possible. Pagination on a single.php custom post type, is it possible? This works fine until i turn permalinks to /%postname%/ then it just reloads the ...
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With what hook can I address all posts from all custom post types when they are published?

I want that when every Custom Post Type is published, a hook is called (where I send an email notification to the administrator). I know I can use: add_action('publish_{custom_post_type_name}', ...
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Add special meta box to custom post type

I have managed to add a meta box to my custom post type (see code below) Now I need to add another meta box. With this box I want to display / edit a value from another table called ...
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Custom post type archive not displaying after site move from sub-directory

I have just moved a site from a sub-directory to the root of a domain. The move went reasonably well but I came up with two issues that have stumped me. The first which I have resolved was that one ...
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Displaying Meta Box Image

I have some problems displaying info from my custom meta box in my custom post type single. I'm using Reusable Custom Wordpress Meta Boxes by Tammy Hart. I'm able to display the textfields using ...
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Updated from 3.8 to 4.2 and all post types changed to “post”

My client updated his website from WordPress 3.8.x to 4.2.1 in order to make a plugin verify as working correctly. We were holding off originally to do it and some other plugins all at once so we ...
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Plugin Error on activating

I'm building theme. but for custom post type, custom taxonomies and shortodes . I created the simple plugin. just plugin info and then functions to create CPT CT and shortcode. here is the example: ...
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Change permalinks for custom post type based on taxonomy term

I have a custom post type 'profile'. Each profile can be one and only one of either student, staff or alumni, which is set through the 'profile_types' custom taxonomy. This gives me permalinks of: ...
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How can I remove the “Add New” button in my custom post type?

I have many custom post types that need the Add [custom post type] feature but I have a custom post type of "About" and I do not need to "Add New" about to the about custom post type. So I want to ...
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Enable sticky posts to custom post_type

i have this custom post_type: tvr_apartment function custom_post_apartment() { $labels = array( 'name' => 'Apartments', 'singular_name' => ...