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

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get_the_post_thumbnail() returning empty string on custom post type

I've been brought in to help out with development on an existing plugin, and have run into a strange issue. Not sure if I'm overlooking something obvious here. The situation: I'm adding a shortcode ...
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Including Custom Post Type posts in a page template contextually (or should I widget?)

Please see the attached mockup… Each element in the sidebar (e.g., Communications) will probably have to be a Page. I'm aiming for maximum flexibility. I am using Epik (a Genesis child theme). I ...
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How to use next_posts_link/previous_posts_link for custom post types paginate?

I have a question about usage of previous_posts_link/next_posts_link. Is it possible to use it for custom post types too? I like to hear from you. Thanks in advance. Casper
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In WordPress do I create tables for my plugin or do I create custom post types for a Student and Classes Registration system?

I want to use WP 4.x as a framework to build a small Student system. I do not wish to use an existing plugin. My needs are unique, and these do not do what I need. In my design, I have Students ...
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How to set up a post word limit for a custom post type

I'm not trying to set the exerpt for a custom post type, but a word limit in the admin of my custom post type. I have just set up a custom post type: add_action( 'init', 'test_post_type' ); ...
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How to create a custom search for custom post type?

I have a search field for the blog posts, but I need an other for a custom post type. How can I create this custom search form with a different search result layout?
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Get categories and descriptions from custom post type

I'm trying to pull all of the categories associated with a custom post type within a loop, but I'm not sure how to get it so automatically pulls all of the categories automatically from the associated ...
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How to display custom message for (Genesis) featured posts if no posts

I'm using the Genesis Framework, and the custom post types featured post widget (code below). I need to display a custom error message for a particular post type if there are no post present for that ...
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Grab 5 latest posts from custom post type 'announcements'

I have a custom post type announcements which obviously holds posts with weekly announcements. In my theme's header, I want to create a box which has the following semantics: <div ...
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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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Cannot save CPT meta box

I swear I have tried every tutorial, and looked through every Stack Overflow thread to figure out what I'm doing wrong... I'm creating a custom wordpress backend for a church that includes a place for ...
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Showing the custom taxonomy parent term and child term of a post

Is there any way that you can show a custom taxonomy's parent term and child of a post? I'm currently using get_the_term_list() to display the custom tax terms of the post. The only problem is the ...
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Create action running on trashed_post hook to modify post_meta value

I have a custom post type that always do math operation to its post_meta and other custom post type post_meta. For example: post-type 1 = cpt_product_order post-type 1 post_meta = ...
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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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Secondary loop pagination on custom post type single post gets redirected to first page

I would like to output related posts on a custom post-type single page. Everything seems to be set up correctly. When I hover over my pagination links I see ...
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Get template part with CPT and Custom Taxonomy conditionals

I have two Custom Post Types Video and Gallery and a Custom Taxonomy Status with the term Featured. Right now I'm showing these CPT in my index.php, but I want to style each of them, so I'm using ...
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Adding divs to WordPress page content

I am wondering if there is a way to add divs to specific elements in the WordPress page content? For example, I would want to wrap a div around content starting at a H2 element and ending after an ...
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Adding meta values to permalink

I have publications and I want to simply add year and month to the permalink. Currently the year and month of publication is added to the post as a meta value. I've set up publications as a custom ...
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Creating a project management plugin, projects are only seen/managed by admin

I went to make a WordPress plugin to manage my projects. I don't want to make my projects as public, only I(super_admin) should be able to see/manage it. Here is what I need: Adding Client ( as CPT ...
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Parent Page and Breadcrumb URL's for Custom Post Types Not Working

What I Have Set Up I have three custom post types, they are named "brands", "careers", and "news". I have three page templates, they are named "page-brands", "page-careers", and "page-news". 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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Display and register custom categories for custom post types

Ok here we go. I have 2 different custom post types. The first is called 'portfolio', the second one 'games'. All the game reviews I write are 'games' posts. To have a better overview I created ...
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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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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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wp_nav_menu() mark current item ancestor of custom post type

This solution does almost what I want it to. Only thing is, I have my menu set up as follows: Menu item 1 Menu item 2 Custom post type 1 Custom post type 2 Custom post type 3 Menu item 3 ...
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How can i create an custom post template for an specific post category? [closed]

How can i create an custom post template for an specific post category in Wordpress?
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WP_Query get post from a category and from another post type

I have 2 post types (post and help). In post (post type), there is a category named "Hello" and I want to get all posts from the category "Hello" (post_type = post and category_id = 2) and all posts ...
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Adding Template Post Content

I've tried searching for this using various terminology, but I always end up at questions pertaining to the php template files. That's not what I'm looking for, so I'm asking a new question. I ...
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Excluding a Custom Post Type with a specific tag using pre_get_posts

I have an archive page that lists a custom post type called 'event'. I have event posts with the tag 'regular', (the tag has an id of 53). I'd like to exclude these. I tried using pre_get_posts and ...
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Let users upload image(s) to the post from front end

I want to enable logged in users (Wordpress) to submit posts from front end (among with other data). My form is working great, I add custom post meta data which I later display on custom post page. ...
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How to restrict author to only access one custom post type ?

My installed Wordpress have 4 custom post type and 1 default post type. Basically what i want is that the author can also access particular one custom post type. Author must not see other post types.
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What is best way to prevent access to Custom Post Types unless authenticated when the post type has an archive and is publicly queryable?

What is best way to prevent access to Custom Post Types unless authenticated when the post type has an archive and is publicly_queryable? Is code below enough to keep the content secure and prevent ...
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Hide Meta Boxes for Non-Admins

I have a review based wordpress site where I have a page for each different company where there users can review them. The theme I use adds a custom post type called "review" and I have used Press ...
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Change Post Title Edit Box

When editing a post, the title field displays the placeholder "Enter title here" (it's actually a label element that's made to look like a placeholder attribute, but whatever). I have a custom post ...
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Displaying custom-taxonomy-terms sorted by parent/child-hierarchy?

I have a custom post type with a custom taxonomy (to show some "best practice" examples on my website). On the single-post-page (single-bestpractice.php) I wanted to show all the terms (categories) ...
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Creating an event using Events Manager and JSON API

I'm using the JSON API plugin in conjunction with this Events Manager Plugin and I want to create an event using the 'create_post' controller. For example: ...
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Querying custom posts and regular posts

I want to populate the "Greenway News" box on this page with the three latest headlines from the site's Press section AND blog. The blog is a regular WP blog and I am currently using this code to get ...
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don't publish custom post type post if a meta data field isn't valid

I have a custom post type (CPT) called event. I have a meta box for the type with several fields. I would like to validate some fields before publishing an event. For example, if an event's date is ...
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Conditional Statement custom post type category

I would like to display a text depends of my custom taxonomy category, like: if custom post type category is X, then echo Text Y. I've tried this, but its not working: global $post; if ...
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Get image URL from media library in input

On wp-admin/post.php?post=447&action=edit for example I have a link and an input. The link appears as follows: <a href="#" class="button insert-media add_media" data-editor="tj_image_url" ...
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Why does 'exclude_from_search' exclude a custom post type from WP_Query?

In WP 3.1, it appears that setting 'exclude_from_search' = TRUE for a custom post type excludes the post type not just from searches on the front-end, but also from any post query using 'post_type' = ...
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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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Hierarchical permalink for taxonomy archives

Hi I have a custom post type "book" and a taxonomy "authors". Currently taxonomy archive permalink works as: localhost/book/child-author-term and localhost/book/parent-author-term No problem if ...
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WP-API Custom Post Type json_no_route

I have created a custom post type and extended the WP_JSON_CustomPostType class as in the documentation, I can see the custom type when I go to wp-json/ but as soon as I go into wp-json/quizes it ...
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How I upload, save and set a featured image from my frontend?

I have a form in my site. This the user register one missing person. I created a custom post type missing person, custom taxonomies and custom fields. All this input's save as well in wp. But I ...
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Set default custom post type for XML-RPC

So now that it is possible to work with Custom Post Types over XML-RPC, has anyone figured out a way to set the post type for all items coming in via XLM-RPC to a default post type? IFTTT has a ...
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How to limit the number of terms (terms acts like categories)

Hello i have created taxonomy in custom post type that act like category. then i have created terms that acts like categories. i have create widget that show all terms from taxonomy. all works ...
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Separating a custom taxonomy from blog post-type

Whenever I invoke register_taxonomy in my site's custom plugin, all taxonomies are created as children of the blog post-type in WordPress by default. I just want them to be top-level items in ...
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Remove header and footer but KEEP all css and js etc for a custom post template?

On my site have a custom post type with this info. I stored the file in single-{customposttype}.php. <?php get_header(); ?> <div style="width:500px;"> <?php $id = get_the_id(); echo ...
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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 ...