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

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Edit Permalink Structure For Custom Post Type or Modify .htaccess?

I've been trying to find a solution for days now and I am absolutely stumped. I am putting together a website to list my domain portfolio for sale and I'm using a plugin I purchased to lists the ...
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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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Custom post type / taxonomy rewrite archive page 2 gives 404

I've followed the code based off this and everything is working perfectly -How to create a permalink structure with custom taxonomies and custom post types like ...
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Is it possible to to use custom post type types on a page with the same slug somehow?

That is ancient issue, but I still have no idea how to do that correctly. I want to to use custom post type posts on a page with a slug which is the same to that custom posts type rewrite slug. ...
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CMB select with data from CPT

I'm using the CMB framework for creating metaboxes (https://github.com/jaredatch/Custom-Metaboxes-and-Fields-for-WordPress) and I want to add a select box which prepopulates with titles from a custom ...
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Custom post URLs

My normal posts publish into domain/notes/, so for custom posts I can set with_front appropriately so as to not prepend CPT with notes. But is there a way I can then 'push them down a level', so they ...
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Optimise WP custom post type query

I am on a mission to optimise a large site. The site has quite a lot of posts On the archive page, only the excerpt, thumbnail and post title of a custom post type is displayed. The image and title ...
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Permalink structure CPT with custom taxonomy fails

I'm getting quite frustrated setting up the correct URL structure for a CPT with a custom taxonomy. I have a CPT called 'courses' with a custom taxonomy called 'course type'. The url structure ...
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Custom post listing page layout of custom post type

What is the best way to customise the standard wordpress custom post listing layout. To be specific, I am trying to add a subheading just below the Lessons / Create New Lesson button but before All ...
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Custom Post Type with Nested Taxonomy and Template Files

I have a custom Post Type of "Portfolio" with a rewrite slug of portfolio. So the URL on the frontend is: domain.com/portfolio. I have a custom Taxonomy of "Categories" with a rewrite slug of ...
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One Post with different content, depending on a Page

My goal is to make a user manual WP site for the web app that my company is selling. My issue is that the web app has some differences in functionality for different clients. For example, we have a ...
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issue with custom post type feed

Custom Post type feed url showing the main feed's content. Details: i have some custom post type on my site. I added them to main feed using this snippet function mycustomfeed_cpt_feed( $query ) { ...
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list archives per post types

I have a custom page template and in that template, I display the posts from the 3 custom post types <?php $args = array('post_type' => 'news1','posts_per_page' => '10'); $news = new ...
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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 single-{custom}.php not working

I made a custom post type with the machine name special_media_post and wordpress is simply not seeing the single-special_media_post.php. I am at a complete lose. It keeps defaulting to the index.php ...
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How to show all posts of the category in wordpress?

I have create a category by using Custom Post Type plugin, and now only the 5 most recent posts of the category are showing. What I want is to show all posts for the category. For examle, suppose I ...
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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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Creating custom post type posts and associating them with a post from another custom post type

I've created two custom post types -- one for Activities and one for Places. Any post under Activities needs to be associated with a Places and I was wondering what the best approach would be in order ...
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Custom post types, disable fields

I have a plugin that is syncing data from a third party service into a custom post type. The idea is that the post type acts as a slave to the third party service, so any changes there overwrite any ...
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Getting a 404 on single custom post type page when using rewrite on a custom taxonomy

I am getting a 404 on my single custom post types whilst using the 'rewrite' option in the custom taxonomy. If I take the rewrite out the single page works but the custom taxonomy archive then 404's ...
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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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Have different number of posts on first page

I need to have a different amount of posts per page on the first page that on the other pages. For example, this is what I need Total posts: 6 First page: showing 3 posts Following page: showing 2 ...
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Custom post types not working correctly after site transfer

I just transferred my test site (http://www.thenewblackgold.netsons.org/ ) to a paid hosting on http://www.thenewblackgold.net/. It all works well enough, but on every post and page made with a custom ...
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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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Creating dynamic filtering on custom post type

My overall goal is to have a custom post type and on the archive page have several different filters in the sidebar, like on a lot of ecom sites. I think this would normally be done in Wordpress ...
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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 can I list custom post type categories of portfolio

this code below lists wordpress categories and works <form action="<?php bloginfo('url'); ?>/" method="get"> <?php $select = wp_dropdown_categories('show_option_none=Select ...
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Add arguments to get_the_terms for custom post types

When using get_the_terms to retrieve terms within a taxonomy for a custom post type you can't pass arguments, like so: function custom_cat_function() { global $post; $args = array( ...
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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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Making Custom Admin Columns Editable

I have a Custom Post Type called 'team'. This CPT has numerous Custom Fields (created using the Advanced Custom Field plugin) of which one is 'day'. I understand that in order to get the 'day' value ...
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Why does not this wp_redirect work in is_single()?

I have a custom post type (portfolio) and I have to redirect a certain page (of this custom post type) to another page. when I look at my custom post type page: So I wrote the code as follow to ...
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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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Wordpress custom post type rewrite rule matches all pages returning 404

I've created a custom post type with a rewrite to use the grandparent relationship as the URL like so: function cpt_child(){ $args = array( //code 'rewrite' => array( 'slug' => ...
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Echo all meta keys of a custom-post TYPE

Is there a way to dump a list of all meta keys being used by all posts belonging to a custom post type? I.e., a post-type named foods, each food (ham, spaghetti, chicken), can have a different meta ...
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Pagination on Custom Post Type: 404 Error

I've been getting a 404 error on a CPT archive page, and am not sure why. I can go to the page set for the custom post type archive, but the next page /mycustomposttype/page/2 gets a 404 error. I ...
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Rewrite CPT child page URL to support query var

I am having some issues with rewrite rules. I have a URL like this: http://www.domain.com/post-type/parent-page/child-page/section-id Which I want to treat via query vars like ...
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custom metabox outside loop for all post as widget

I have the condition as described below:- I have custom metabox city for all post of custom post type bike. I want to make a widgets and use on sidebar which have to display the post count based on ...
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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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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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Problem excluding category from get_next_post

I have a custom post type called "exhibitions" that uses the native "category" taxonomy. I have three categories: Current, Past, and Featured. Posts get marked either Current or Past and some are also ...
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Update post types values from csv with thousands of data without memory limit issue

I have a plugin to download the custom post type values (have managed custom tables to meet the requirements) in csv and also update those post type values editing and uploading the same csv file ...
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How to sort list of custom posts to get view like a tree of posts under categories and their children's categories?

I'm new here and my english isn't perfect so I'm sorry for this :) I'm here because I'm workin on site with post list sorted by category and I have problem with sort out my posts in categories and ...
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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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Setting a custom $query->query_vars['meta_key'] breaks the WordPress menu

First of all, my problem is very similar to this one: http://stackoverflow.com/questions/10629245/wordpress-menu-disappears-when-query-query-varsmeta-key-is-set However, the answer accepted for this ...
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List child categories from parent category on custom taxonomy page

I making some updates to a theme I'm currently working on. I've moved a bunch of categories that have custom post items under them into a parent category that's all within a custom taxonomy. e.g.: ...
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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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Should I make a taxonomy to organize data like this?

I want to organize data on my website the following way. I am not sure how it can be done. Do it need to make a custom post type or taxonomy to organize data like this. Help and guidance will be ...
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Passing Variable as URL Parameter — Security concerns?

I need to make sure I'm not opening up a security hole in my site. I have a Custom Post Type called "Communities" and a custom post type called "Floor Plans" and need to add a parameter to the URL on ...
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Warning after create Custom post type with Roots theme

I've created e Custom post type with Roots theme, adding the custom script inside functions.php like require_once locate_template('/lib/custom-post-types.php'); // Custom post types After ...
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How to display author post count for multiple custom post types?

On my theme author.php page I have a number of posts displayed but it only count posts of the type 'post', I need it to count multiple post types. I think they are trying to make this core but no ...