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

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Wordpress 3.5 Media Uploader - Only allow 1 upload and certain file types

I am trying to include the new WP Media Uploader in a Custom Meta Box. I found this tutorial: http://codestag.com/how-to-use-wordpress-3-5-media-uploader-in-theme-options/ However i am looking for ...
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How to create new category for custom post type?

I have create a custom post type named "jobs", and I want to create a set of category for that, ie like "PHP Jobs", "Python Jobs" etc. $args = array( 'labels' => $labels, 'public' => ...
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create parent post using wp_insert_post

how can i create php function where i can create a post in one custom post type also create a child post type, i have already create a parent post type, i.e post type "a = car" post type "b = user" ...
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Is it possible to place custom post type files inside a folder in theme directory?

I have created a custom post type called customtype. From my understanding the template file for it would be single-customtype.php which is placed inside wp-content/themes/mytheme. Can I place the ...
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Ordering posts by custom taxonomy in admin area

EDIT @kaiser - this question is slightly different to the answer you posted in that I am talking about sorting by clicking the column title rather than adding a dropdown to filter by taxonomy term ...
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custom post type remove adminbar edit link

I am trying without success to remove the edit page link on the wp admin bar for a custom post type when a user doesn't have the capability to edit_others_pages. function ...
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wp_insert_post not working for custom post type?

For whatever reason wp_insert_post doesn't work for a custom post type. Here's the code snippet I'm using. $new_post = array( 'post_type' => 'rsp_synonym', 'post_title' => ...
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Author archive only for custom post type

I want to create an author archive for only custom post type. This page will includes only custom posts by the author. And url structure should be example.com/portfolio/author/author-name/ I don't ...
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Query returning 1 post per page but saying it has 71 pages with almost 1500 results in total

Something is definitely not right here and I honestly cannot understand what it it. After I put this code on one of my custom made plugins, although it makes the search correctly (the result ...
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Exclude post by custom meta with pre_get_posts

I'm creating a Custom Post for an event calendar. My Custom Post has 2 custom meta fields called "event_star_date" & "event_end_date". I want to use pre_get_posts to exclude Events which their ...
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Creating a navigation menu of all posts of a custom post type and their children posts?

I have a drop down menu that displays a link (the permalink) to all of the posts of a custom post type (county) and would simply like to display their children too this is the code I have so far but ...
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Custom post WP_Query infinite loop error

I am trying to build wp_query loop with custom post type and it seems I get the infinite loop as the result. Here is my code that I am using: $apartargs = array ( 'post_type' => 'apartmani', ...
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WordPress custom post type archive with description

I have a common design pattern I'm not entirely sure how to best execute in WordPress. The layout is a listing of post teasers (title, trimmed body, image) on an overview page. Let's say example.com ...
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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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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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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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email notification to specific email adress

I created a custom post type. now I need to send specific email notification! Is possible to send email notification of some Post Type to specific user?
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Save custom meta box data to database

I have a custom post type Events. Under Events, I have a custom meta box which selects the time and data of the event: <?php $meta_boxes[] = array( 'id' => 'event_date_option', 'title' ...
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Permalink custom post type and custom taxonomy

I have problems with making permalinks. I have multiple custom post types. Lets say cpt1 cpt2 cpt3 I have one custom taxonomy with few categories. Lets say : cat1 cat2 cat3 All custom post ...
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Meta Box doesn't appear

I have 3 custom post types and 3 meta box files. The problem is I include files in functions.php. I have three meta box PHP files for each custom post type, but it just shows one meta box fields of ...
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Custom post type shows all if no post from user

I'm trying to achieve this (without using any plugins): Adding custom post type Allow subscribers to create, edit, view their own posts "only" in wp-admin I'm using this code: ...
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Certain number of posts with certain excerpt length

Could use some help... using this code to call up a custom number of posts from a certain categorey and only want to display the first 15 characters. However, it is showing the same excerpt on each ...
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Get image post ID in media upload

I am developing a plugin that adds a Custom Post Type to my theme. It's a retail directory and the post type is a retail listing. Everything is working fine. I can upload content to the DB and then ...
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Show custom taxonomy inside custom menu

I have a custom menu using add_menu_page: add_menu_page('My menu' , 'Some text', 'read', 'nwcm'); Under it, I show a custom post type menu item; // Create the news custom post type ...
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Custom post type and category link together

I have issue with making new page for this : Category link is : /category/category_name But I want to be : /custom_post_type/category_name Custom post type code $labels = array( ...
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Strategy for organizing JSON/tabular data the wordpress way?

Situation: Have to import about 20-100 JSON objects into wordpress, which will NOT be displayed at all, but will be processed with other data for view. Example JSON input: { "headers": [ ...
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Search Custom Post Type & Taxonomies

The site I'm building has a directory element, which has a lot of different business listings; this is a custom post type. It has a Custom Taxonomy called Trades under which are different types of ...
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Wordpress monthly archive links result in 404

When I use the archive widget in a sidebar, it creates the normal monthly post archive listing like the following: February 2014 January 2014 October 2013 and so on. Whenever I click on these ...
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Display Posts from Custom Post Type with Category Filters

Thanks in advance for any assistance. I have a simple 4 page portfolio site I'm trying to build for myself. The pages consist of: Home Page, Print Design, Digital, and Identity. I have created a ...
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Bulk edit custom excerpt text in WordPress

Is there a way to bulk edit the custom excerpt text without going to each post and open it? When we have 300 posts it can be a very time consuming process.
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Admin Area Custom Type Search By Meta Fields Without Title & Content

I have a custom post type that uses several meta fields. In the admin area I would like to be able to search by those meta fields. I have implemented this currently in my functions.php with this code: ...
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Add custom capabilities to existing custom post type

The only way I can find to associate post types with custom capabilities is during the register_post_type function. I'm looking to add a capability for a certain role (my_role) for a post type that ...
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Creating an Image-Centric Custom Post Type?

Does anyone have any tips for creating an image-centric custom post type? To elaborate, my blog has rotating header images, shown below: The two images in the top left are randomized, and exist as ...
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Custom Post Type relationship with hierarchical parent and child permalinks

Trying to get my permalink and url structures to behave nicely. I have a Custom Post Type called Diseases. This post type is hierarchical with parent and child relationships. I have another CPT ...
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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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How to get custom post type title, excerpt, thumbnail and permalink by post ID?

I have to generate several "loops" to get the title, excerpt, thumbnail and permalink of a custom post type 'charity' by post ID, because I will have multiple posts (charities) I need to target with a ...
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Unable to display paging navigation with a custom post type loop

I have used a starter pack for my WordPress theme development, but I can't display the navigation on a custom post type loop. The framework starter is : http://underscores.me/ There is my PHP Code ...
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Conditional two level dropdown filter for custom post type

I have set up a custom post type and taxonomy. The post type is called Local Services and the hierarchical taxonomy is called Regions. The Regions have child categories called Areas. I have set up a ...
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Make shortcode work in all posts displayed by loop, not just the first one

I have a post archive displaying post and author meta at roadtripsharing.com/road_trip I added a do_shortcode(); in the loop, specifically related to the "New Message" button which opens a dialogue ...
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301 redirect for converted post type

I just converted my posts from the default 'post' type to a variety of different custom post types based on what category the post is in. E.G. Posts in the "News" category are now a custom post type ...
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How Do I Attach Custom Taxonomies to a Custom Post Type?

I'm having trouble attaching custom taxonomies to a post (CPT) submitted via a frontend form. For some reason, whenever a new post is created, new fields in the wp_terms table (containing the IDs of ...
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All blog posts are not showing up

This post may already exists but I just missed it in how I searched for it. Here goes. I have recently changed my blog back to the Genesis Framework. I am using the Nameless child theme. These are my ...
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Odd behaviour for the update button when displaying a WP_List_Table

I am currently trying to add a WP_List_Table to a metabox in the edit page of a custom type. The code is currently class Post_Table extends WP_List_Table { public function __construct() ...
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Foreach in get_post_types to apply a different filter per post type

I have a class in my plugin with the following function: protected function get_post_types($output='names') { if (! is_array($post_types = get_post_types(array( 'show_ui' => true ), $output))) ...
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Loop to fetch 3 post_thumbnail instances from 3 most recent custom post types named “portfolio”

I am trying to display 3 post_thumbnails from a custom post type "portfolio" on my homepage template. So one from post 'A' , one from post 'B' and one from post 'C' The image from post A will be set ...
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Custom Post Type: Search Results - Template for no results

My custom-post-type is a Property Listing and on the Homepage there is a Search form. The Search Form works fine if there is a Property or Properties Matching the results. If there are no Properties ...
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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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Taxonomy listing issue - does not display how I would like

What I have is a: Taxonomy: menu_type Term: drink (parent term) Sub term: drink 1, drink 2 (child terms) Term: appetizer (parent term) Sub term: appetizer 1, appetizer 2 (child terms) I ...
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How to query posts by meta keys AND under specific category?

The scenary: I'm working in a review system for WordPress, a game review website. It uses default posts, that when under "review" category, shows the review's meta fields (from ACF plugin). It's ...
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Multiple wp_editor instances in custom post type using Ajax

In a custom metabox, I need to generate a tinny wysiwyg wp_editor everytime we click on a button.. I struggled a lot with this and couldn't achieve it. The js $.ajax({ url: ajaxurl, data: ...