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

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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 ...
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redirect old post type url to new structure url

i have one cpt Anime and it has post_type taxonomy with term anime and animation anime(cpt): (site domain)/anime/post title | |-(tax)Anime |-(tax)Animation And my url structure are ...
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How to get all tags of a custom post type by id

simple question, how to get all tags of a custom post type by id? post_type=product. i have tried with http://codex.wordpress.org/Function_Reference/wp_get_post_tags in my post loop and the print_r ...
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How can I add a “fake” parent into the permalink?

I have a custom post type of books and a taxonomy of book-publishers-series. I am trying to do a rewrite so that my urls look like: ...
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Archive page…limiting posts per page

So what I have done is created a custom post type 'testimonials' and set the "has archive" option to "true" and have a PHP template file named "archive-testimonials.php". What I wan't to do is limit ...
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How to display CPT archives?

I have a site where we merged two blogs, one in the normal blog and one in a custom post type. Everything is fine except we cannot get the monthly archives to display for the CPT. We've tried a ...
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wp_dropdown_pages doesn't update the link

I try it, the dropdown pages of my custom post type show up, BUT when I save it the link doesn't update. There is a list of pages, when I choose the page "produce" and save it. It will automatically ...
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Search form to find custom meta box generated data

I have developed an inner theme plugin, which is a custom meta box that inserts some typed in text to the database and then displays in the application. I followed the example found at this link. Now ...
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Fixed values for same post translations

I was recently implementing a custom post type in WordPress, and added WPML so I could translate it's title & content. This post type (city) also has some custom metaboxes (metabox.io) like: ...
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What kind of post type structure do I need to manage a list of ranked skills?

I'm currently creating a portfolio site that requires me to manage a list of skills. I want to manage these skills in a clean overview in the backend. The list of skills consists of two entries per ...
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Custom Post Type + Category archive

I have created a WP stack with 3 post types: 1. Post (default) 2. Event 3. Place These 3 post types share the same taxonomy, that being the default WP category, here are some example categories: ...
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Problem with 'save_post' hook not running

I have a custom post type, with a custom meta box which contains a number of input fields. The meta box is displaying fine but when completing all the fields the data is not saving, in fact, the ...
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Independent categories to custom post type

When ever I create custom post types I face the problem that categories are shared with normal posts. Is there a way to keep these category taxonomies separate? For example this is my custom post ...
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How do I assign the post parent?

I am trying to connect two custom post types. Through lots of googling, I found the following code that adds a meta box to the admin screen to select a post from another post type as the parent, but ...
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How to set parent-child relationship between differents custom post types

I have just set up a post/parent relationship between a post type "episodes" and a post type "cartoon-series." I used this bit of code to add in the meta box to assign the parent from another post ...
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Calling specific page with wp query

I'm making one page website and I added a custom field on "Page" post type that asks "Use this page as a section:" Yes or No(with dropdown). I called all pages on template-onepage.php(custom template) ...
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WP_Query() with custom post type and taxonomy — get all terms?

I have the following custom post type: lesson custom Taxonomy: subject which contains terms like math, reading, etc.) I have configured my page so that the user may filter the results by ...
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Comprehensively Restrict Post Type Taxonomy to Logged-in Users

I've registered an employers post type with several associated taxonomies and want to all associated pages (single, term archives, post type archive page) only viewable by logged-in users. I've ...
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Customizing a plugin function using a hook

I've written a hook in my functions file that adds a metabox, from an installed plugin, to a custom post type that I've created. The metabox appears fine, but the default selection that is checked in ...
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Combining Multiple Taxonomies in one URL

I'm creating a complex site with a product catalog with two custom taxonomies. They are Brands and Types. Brands - Canon - Toshiba - HP Types - Printers - Scanners - Multifunction I need a page ...
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Change page /2 to /transcript with a Rewrite

I set up this rule (in functions.php) function custom_rewrite_basic() { add_rewrite_rule( 'episode/([^/]+)/transcript', ...
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How to run filter only on custom post type edit screen

I am trying to force minimum width and height requirements on featured image upload on a particular post type only. My minimum width/height code is ok, as it works just fine on all post types. I am ...
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How to make post page unique and show it on home page?

I don't know if the title is correct but I'll try to explain my question below. I have created a custom post type "Projects" and the trick is that one project have to be unique and displayed on ...
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Trying to modify custom search function in plugin to search postmeta table for keyword as well as posts table

I am trying to modify a plugin that searches the posts table and have it also search the meta_value in the postmeta table. original code is: if (!($index_page = $wpdb->get_row("SELECT ID AS id, ...
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Custom Post Type Audio Content

I want to make a custom post type of songs. Is there any way that i can provide an upload button to the admin to upload song as a post. So that it can be accessed via the_content(). I don't want to ...
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How to import files to individual posts of a custom type

I'm very inexperienced in WP, so I may have some fundamental misunderstandings - definitely open to alternative approaches if this one is crazy! I have a collection of several hundred files, split ...
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woocommerce: add custom field and visual composer

how do I add a custom field area to the single products dashboard and add visual composer support to it? Thanks.
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How should I structure complex content hierarchies?

I am pretty new to WP and I have not had to deal with any overly complex content structures as of yet. Until now. I'm trying to figure out the right mix of Custom Post Types, Taxonomies, Pages, etc. ...
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current_menu_parent for custom post type and custom url

I have defined a custom URL that loads a custom template, as a customized "archive" por a custom post type. I can't use the native archive since the page has a couple requisites that the archive ...
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Changing custom post_type when publishing

I would like to change the post_type from "prototyp" to "gutschein" when publishing a "prototyp" (clicking publish button of a "prototyp"). Is there a way to make this automatically by a function? ...
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Custom Taxonomy in WP_Query not returning any results

This is how I'm doing myWP_Query, it gets the query_var because I'm using it with my custom post_types as well. The thing is it's not filtering anything! It gets all results for that post_type and ...
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Completely remove “posts” from Wordpress

I am using a plugin which handles a custom post type for me, and therefore I have no use for the original "Posts" post-type. I want to remove this from the menu and remove it's functionality so that ...
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Custom post type taxonomy not sorting correctly

i created a custom post type and also some taxonomy to be able to perform sorting on the display list. It is all working well on my local testing installation but as soon as i put on the production ...
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My custom post type displays the same page (the latest post)

I've been trying to develop my website, everything was going well until I noticed that my custom post type is not acting right. Let's say, I have three posts in my custom post type, they all appear ...
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Fetching private posts or custom post types via WP-API with basic authentication

I've installed WP-API along with Basic Auth. I'm able to fetch cpt posts using curl http://siteurl.com/posts?type={post-type} However, if I change a post to private, it is no longer returned. This ...
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Changing sort order with pre_get_posts using is_post_type_archive doesn't change category pages

I'm trying to change the sort order of staff members using post meta. This works just fine on the main staff archive page but I can't get it working on staff category archives. I've tried this: ...
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Displaying a div from an assigned meta_value when on a page

On my website I created a custom metabox that is being displayed in the post type "page". The metabox will display a checkbox and 4 url fields. The checkbox will control the visibility of a div ...
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Post ordering not working with custom field

I am trying to create an Events CPT with a widget, and can't seem to fathom out how to get the ordering done right. My arguments that I have are: $event_args = array( 'post_type' => 'event', ...
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Save and user submitted data from a form and display them in the wp backend

My question is very simple but the answer I'm not sure if will be that simple. I'm developing a website for a non-profit organization where people can fill out a form containing questions usually ...
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Post Status in Custom post Type is changing to Publish and always remains to Draft

I have created custom post type using below code- /*install plugin*/ register_activation_hook(__FILE__,'sotouser_install'); /*create custom post type*/ add_action('init', ...
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get_post_types not working properly in admin

I'm trying to get all post types (custom & built_in) but it's only gives me only built_in ones in admin. I can get all of them in root (5 with builtins included) but in admin, i can only get 3. I ...
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Pagination in custom post type page template

I made a query for my custom post type "websites". I'm trying to get the pagination working but I'm running in some errors. I think the whole code is ok, only the part just before the end while tags. ...
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wp_query check if integer exists in custom field's array

I'm using a wp_query to find custom posts that have a specified numeric value inside of a custom field. That custom field's value is an array of numbers (IDs of selected posts using Advanced Custom ...
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Custom post type Admin Page

I've got a custom post type that is going to be showcasing images that users have submitted, at the moment, check the images that users have uploaded is a boring task – I have to go into each post, ...
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Customising the admin columns for a custom post type, but now most of the built in categories don't display?

Our admin dashboard list of our custom post type shows by default two columns - title and categories. We want to improve the list, and to add the foobar custom field. So we do that as follows: ...
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Change upload_dir folder at a certain cpt but cant change back

im try something with the upload_dir filter I check the current CPT with this function function get_current_post_type() { global $post, $typenow, $current_screen; //we have a post so ...
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Custom Post Type Taxonomies

I have successfully looped through the taxonomies that I set up for a custom post type, and you can see that here: http://www.methodsconsultants.com.php53-13.dfw1-1.websitetestlink.com/tutorials/ ...
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'Preview Changes' in CPT with Post Formats throws 404 error

I've tested a few custom post type plugins (having post formats support). ISSUE: While editing any CPT entry if I want to view those changes and click on 'Preview Changes' button, it throws a 404 ...
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Echo custom post meta from options array

The code below comes from: var_dump(get_post_custom($post->ID)). How can I echo the value of artist_seo_description from my PHP script? array(5) { ["_edit_last"]=> array(1) { [0]=> ...
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Querying two different post types with the same taxonomony

I have a two custom post types "venues" and "events".. How do i query "venues" then display all the "events" that have the same taxonomy values. <?php $taxonomy = 'venue-name'; $param_type = ...