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

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Custom Taxonomy Showing in WP Menu

I have 3 taxonomies bundled with my custom post type. I have noticed my custom post type(cpt) and 2 taxonomies won't show in the Wordpress menu system but 1 taxonomy will. Can anyone point me in the ...
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How do I sort post listing by child post count?

I have two custom post types called questions and answers. The questions list includes a custom column which displays a count of the answers for each question. I need to be able to sort the listing ...
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How to not have the items of the subtaxonomy within the parent taxonomy

What I'm trying to do: Have a script that will go trough every taxonomy of a custom post type, then list the posts that are with that taxonomy. Code: <?php $taxos = get_categories( ...
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Is it good practice to search for custom posts based on custom field values?

I am building a theme for a local roofing company and we need to implement a solution for users to be able to search through custom posts and find what they're looking for based on custom field ...
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How to automatically apply a password to all posts within a custom post type

I am creating a custom post type, for which I want all posts to be password-protected with the same password. I realize that I can set a password on a post-by-post basis from within the admin panel, ...
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What hook can I use to modify custom post data before it is displayed on the page?

I need to check if a certain value is true in the post_meta right after the wp fetches a custom post from database, If it's false I need to modify/add some data to the post and then display the ...
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Custom Post Types and Child Themes!

OK here is my question.... I have a professionally purchased theme that has a custom post type of "PortFolio" built into the theme. The post type is ideal for what i'm trying to achieve in the ...
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display post types alternately

Is there a way to sort post types alternately. So when you query two (or more, but let's take two for example) post types, is there a parameter or method wich you can use to display the results ...
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Looking up custom taxonomy IDs by name

I have a custom post type, 'fee', which has a custom taxonomy, 'fee-category'. I'm trying to look up IDs for items in the taxonomy by name. Should I not be able to get it using get_term_by()? ...
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Custom Post Type Posts Not Showing Up in Admin

I am using this theme called IronBand. It has a few custom post types, and one of them is called "Gig." I created some custom posts under that Custom Post Type. Later, I wanted to changed the name ...
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Post form as custom post

I'm new to WordPress and need to create a website including a special form, with which I can upload photos, set my position on an OpenStreetMap and choose from several dropdown menus. Here you can ...
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Get custom post type list for every category shortcode

I am trying to make a shortcode to list all custom posts under the category they are under. Here is my code and I am no expert of coding but i thought that this would work. If someone can tell me what ...
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Custom post type (with parent-child relationship) singular page with pagination

I'm building a site that has two custom post types: Auction and Lot. Lots are connected to an Auction via the post_parent field. The single-auction.php template show 9 lots of an auction using the ...
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Adding Page Ordering to a Custom Page Type

I've created a custom page type (that is, a custom post type converted to a page). This template is used to display profiles of employees. I then use the Simple Page Ordering plugin to order my pages ...
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Multiple templates for custom post type

This is my setup: I have one post type called "products" and a page (page X) where I use wp_query to list all products, the_permalink(); returns the link to single-products.php. The goal is to use ...
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get custom post type categories

From http://codex.wordpress.com: $categories = get_categories( $args ); $args = array( 'type' => 'post', 'child_of' => 0, 'parent' => ...
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Test if a Category contains certain Custom Post Types

I have several Custom Post Types and several Categories. Within my pre_get_posts hook (in functions.php), I'm changing the chronological order for very specific Custom Post Type archive pages. ...
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Filtering Custom Post Type by Comparing Date and Two Meta Keys

I am probably just overlooking something here, but some pointers would be greatly appreciated. I am trying to create an event website using Wordpress and the Advanced Custom Fields plugin. Now the ...
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Is it possible to create a separate page for custom posts gallery?

Here is what i have so far. single-cpt.php On this page I would like to create another custom meta box, which will be an additional 'editor'. I would like to be able to add a gallery to this editor. ...
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custom admin screen or setting screen for a custom post type [duplicate]

I have this code for creating custom post type add_action( 'init', 'create_sidebarone' ); function create_sidebarone() { register_post_type( 'sidebarone', array( 'labels' ...
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Diffrent search templates for different post types

I have a site with diffrent post types. Two of them are the 'post' post type and the other one is 'charity', for both pages I have an index, the normal index.php and a diffrent page template for ...
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404 for children in hierarchical custom post type

I've tried all the solutions I can find on this and I'm still stuck. This post has a good thorough approach to debugging, but it hasn't helped. Part of the issue may be because I'm trying to get the ...
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How do I share categories across multiple post types?

I have three custom post types in my theme, and each of them have categories enabled. I want these post types to share the categories between them, so that when adding a category to one, the others ...
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Using get_terms() as shortcode attribute

Hop you pepople would be fine. I'm creating a shortcode with the following code. $categories = get_terms( 'project-type' ); foreach ($categories as $category) { ...
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How can I add a column/s to wp_posts table?

I am trying to sync WP with another service that offers an API that allows me to hook up their table's Update, Create, Delete to my sites. So when they create, update, or delete a row on their ...
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Having some trouble properly displaying Custom Post Types in templates

I have a child theme of Twenty Thirteen and I've setup Custom Post Types for several items. They are showing up in the Dashboard, I can create the Custom Posts and they show up in various categories ...
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Create child page within custom post type

I want to be able to have a link like this, site.com/my-custom-type-slug/single-custom-post-name/stats/, where /stats should contain the /my-custom-type-slug page content and when I add content to the ...
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Loop custom taxonomy to get lists of cutom post types?

I have a custom post type 'products' and custom taxonomy of 'maker' that i have connected to that cpt 'products'. I have written this code : <?php $myproducts = new WP_Query(array('post_type' ...
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Query connected posts from 2 diffrent post types (using posts2posts)

Let's say I've got 3 post types: Posts, agenda and charity. I use the plugin Posts2posts from scribu to connect certain posts and certain agenda items to some charity items. On the single page of ...
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Custom Post Type Author limit

It's possible limit creation of custom post type named "ofertas" to 1? Only for authors. I have installed Wordpress 3.8 and plugins don't work (Limit Post Creation 1.4, Bainternet Post Creation ...
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How to properly use Categories with Custom Post Types

I'm really struggling with this... I created a few Custom Post Types, let's say... Books CD's Maps Now I also have a whole bunch of existing categories and some of these would apply to more than ...
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Single Page for two custom post types

I have a child theme with two custom post types 'jazz clubs' and 'jazz festival'. I would like the single.php to either display different content dependent on whether the post is from jazz clubs or ...
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Custom post type with custom fields enabled, is there a way to set a default group of fileds?

I defined the custom postype: property, like this function register_cpt_property() { $labels = array( 'name' => _x( 'properties', 'property' ), 'singular_name' ...
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Is it better to use filter for the_content in archive pages?

I'm using advancd-custom-fields plugin and I'm about to modifiy my acrhive content page that is shown frontend. I use the file personnel-archive.php (because the custom post type used is personnel) in ...
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attach one post from one post type to another post from another post type

I have 2 custom post types: agenda and doel. At each agenda post, I want to choose a doel post to attach it to, and the same with normal posts. So I want a connection between posts, agenda, en doel. ...
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different post-class when template is loaded via ajax

my event-item.php <?php /** * The event template */ ?> <li> <article id="event-<?php the_ID(); ?>" <?php echo event_canceled($post) ? post_class('wrapper canceled') : ...
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How to rewrite CPT-Permalinks the correct way (incorporating meta-box-data)?

Using the below hooks, I tried to rewrite the permalinks of my custom post type magazine_issue to be made of values of additional meta-fields I added to the edit screen. The problem with my actual ...
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Custom Post Conditional for Parent & Child Single.php?

Following on from previous question but needs to be more specific so thought a new topic would be best... Conditional tag for custom post parent and children on their corresponding single.php, ...
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Pagination Custom post type

I have a custom post type called 'doel'. I have made a page template to display all the doel items In this page template I loop the 'doel' post type and after 6 of them, I want to have a pagination. ...
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How to CPT with meta box, output navigation links to front end (but not ?cpt=value)

I have a custom post type with meta box. The output is paginated, so that my custom page will output one post at the time which works just fine. What I need is to be able to create a menu link on ...
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Storing/querying custom date data

I'm currently building a site where I need to filter/order/query a custom post type by date data. I can't use the post published date for this, but can't decide what would be the most efficient way to ...
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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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Add information above a custom post type listing of all posts page

Ok, that sounds like a rather confusing title, let me explain. I have created a custom post type (CPT) and I want to add some summary information about the posts of that post type above their listing ...
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Get term_id for each instance of custom taxonomy

I am building a custom image slider. I have a custom post type called 'slide' with an associated custom taxonomy called 'slideshows'. When you create a new 'slideshow' it add to a custom table in ...
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Include Custom Post Type Archive in wp_list_pages

I am wondering how to include a custom post type archive in wp_list_pages. If there were a page ID, I could simply attach that page to the list using the 'include' argument. I know that there is a ...
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How to add taxonomy into URL of single custom post type

I have the following url of each custom post type Portfolio/titleofcustomposttype Portfolio/othertitleofcustomposttype But, i have already taxonomy for each post, and i want it to be displayed in ...
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Display posts in random post types

I am currently working in a project in wordpress. Here i have to get all posts from two custom post types namely pt1, pt2. But here i want to display posts with random post type(pt1, pt2). Example) ...
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List of all entries of custom-post-type: Add year-parameter?

I've once got help with the following function: function get_event_list( $latest = true, $order = 'ASC', $return = false ) { $yesterday = time() - 24*60*60; $compare = $latest ? '>' : ...
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Assigning a role to a specific custom post type (and ignoring other post types)

I have a new post type called "story" And a new role called 'Writer' (w/ a 'publish_story' capability) I want it so that, a Writer when logged in can edit Profile and only edit a custom post type - ...
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How to connect different CPTs together?

I hope this question has its place here. I've always thought that connecting different Custom Post Types together is a rather common need, like in popular tutorial examples of custom taxonomy usage ...