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

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Custom post type for 'staff' versus using wordpress user profiles?

A scenario I keep coming across is where an organisation might have several staff for whom I want to have some sort of listing and a single profile page with biographical information. Typically I ...
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Custom permalink structure for remote content pages

I'm trying to create a WordPress site that integrates with a very specific CRM in a remote server. The CRM holds a number of entries that should be displayed on the site, but if possible I'd like to ...
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How to list/show all custom post types regardless of category?

I realise with this question I was overcomplicating a really simple issue. My question is really this: How to have a page listing all items of a given custom post type? Say the custom post type ...
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How to show particular category all post in custom single file

Let me tell details about what I am trying to do, I have one category call Members this category show in custom category file. and in category page show featured images with <?php ...
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Adding Sticky functionality to Custom Post Type Archives

In WordPress, Custom Post Types do not have Sticky functionality as a core feature. It is possible, I'm sure, to create it in certain cases—and I'm working on a project that requires it for ...
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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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why doesn't the_content() work in this {single-custom_post_type.php} page?

This code is from my page single-publication.php. It outputs the relevant custom fields etc (here wrapped in template tags), but the_content() won't output the post content. I've resorted to using ...
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trying to show single post but displays all post on a custom post type

Good day, I was trying to show a specific post when a user click on the title but all other post are shown as well, how can I filter it? for example when I click link ...
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Save post_parent in a custom post type

I'm using the save_post action to save some meta data in a custom post type: function my_save_post($post_id) { // is autosave? if(defined('DOING_AUTOSAVE') && DOING_AUTOSAVE) { ...
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Custom post template for particular posts

I am building a site that is somewhat of a mix between a directory and a blog. Some posts are to be typical blog posts with text and images, without any particular structure. Other posts, however, are ...
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WP_query - Filter by tax_query and meta_query using multiple select

I have a Publications Post Type, a Writers Taxonomy and a Publications Custom 'Meta Box' Value; parent_id. In my archive-publictions-post.php template I am trying to filter the WP_Query Class, with ...
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404 Error On Custom Taxonomy Pages 2, 3, etc

I've been reading a bunch of posts about this with no luck so far. I can't seem to figure out what is the problem. I have the following: Custom Post Type: Sermons Custom Taxonomy: Series My urls ...
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WP_Query ignores post_type in category view

I have following query to select posts by my custom post-type. This works fine while being on the frontpage (the snippet is included in the sidebar). As soon it gets executed on a category page the ...
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Trying to display breadcrumb of custom taxonomy & custom post type

My code below is to create a breadcrumb. I'm using a custom taxnomy & custom post type. Please can someone provide some tips to make my code work below? Thank-you. I have tried: function ...
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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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I Cannot set Pages as parent for CPTs

I'm using Custom Post Type UI plugin to create my CPT. I want my CPT to be a child of my page but when i edit my CPT post, it only lists posts form it's own type? Is it a bug? If not, how to go ...
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Filtering custom post type on a combination of custom taxonomies and custom fields?

I have a custom post type "artist". It has an associated custom taxonomy "artist_type" with terms "voice", "actor", "corporate" An "artist" also has custom fields for gender, location, agerangefrom ...
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404 - Category pagination for custom post type

--Edit I've managed to narrow it down that the paged variable is not working properly here, (get_query_var('paged')) ? get_query_var('paged') : 1; is always returning 0 although maybe it is due to ...
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Custom post type 'Show on screen' didn't apply to number

I want to show more custom post types in the admin area, but when I increase the number of posts by adding a number in the screen options and click apply, nothing happens. However, this works with the ...
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Custom Post Type Archives by Year & Month?

How do you display the archives of a Custom Post Type by Year & Month?
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Correct classes for WordPress menu items

I have been trying to get the current menu item to my custom post types. I cannot get it to work, and when looking at my menu, I am wondering, that if everything is allright. Which are the correct ...
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post_row_actions for custom post type

I'm using this code to have a duplicate post function in WordPress Admin. However, when I add the filter for a custom post type, like this: add_filter( 'directory_row_actions', ...
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add current-menu-item to multiple custom post types

I have two custom post types, and I have trouble adding the current-menu-item to both. In my functions.php I have following code: function additional_active_item_classes($classes = array(), ...
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Custom post type archive page pagination

I have set up an archive page for my custom post type reference, where I use a query to get all posts of type reference. This works, but when I try to paginate the result, it doesn't work. Right now, ...
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Adding multiple real estate properties to back end

Client has a property management site. He wants clients to signup and enter rental each property into the system, with photos as well. These properties entries will not be accessible to public, but ...
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How to enable parent-child relationships and post attribute admin widget for posts

I want to be able to select a parent post when i create a new post. I assume it should be easy just to make the 'page attributes' admin widget to work similarly for posts too. The use case is for ...
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Custom search for custom post type, custom meta and search fields

Id like to build a search form for a specific custom post type (vehicle) and have filters for that custom posts type's custom meta fields (price, age) and custom taxonomies (make). This will totally ...
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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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Get Registered Custom Post Type to get All Custom Taxonomies

I am trying to get all the Custom Post Types Registered either by theme or plugin, but no method is working. $postargs = array( 'public' => true, '_builtin' => false ); $postoutput = ...
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Custom post type: can't enable comments by default

I want to enable comments for custom post types just like they are for standard posts, but can't seem to get it to work. In functions.php, as part of registering my custom post type, I have this: ...
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Serialized Data Being Cut Off?

I have two separate installations of WP on two servers. They're both the exact same website. In my CPT's meta, I have a field that's a very long piece of serialized data. On one server the full data ...
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Wordpress Custom Post Type is not working properly

I'm creating custom WordPress theme and i'm in trouble, i have created the custom post type when i visit the custom post type all styles are gone and when i inspect element that page all html elements ...
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Why cant I add a custom post type to a custom taxonomy?

I am trying to assign a custom taxonomy to a custom post type with wp_insert_post function. $args = array( 'post_type' => 'custom_post_type', 'post_title' => wp_strip_all_tags( ...
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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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rewrite rules hierarchical

I want that my WordPress follow this rules: /productes/ a page with all products /productes/[category]/ a taxonomy-page with all products of the category /productes/[category]/[subcategory]/ a ...
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Single page archive - get coresponding taxonomy and terms

For custom post type i have 12 taxonomies (12 months) and each of them with many terms (plant parts - roots, leaves, flowers etc.) On archive page i retrieve a data list with this foreach($months as ...
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If Post Meta Equals Current Title Conditional Advanced Custom Fields

I would like to create a custom query loop to display data depending on the current post title. Pseudo-code: if post title = custom filed Show related content I have a page called artists ...
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Use WordPresss 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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How to redirect all pages of a custom post type [duplicate]

Here's the deal. Let's say I have a custom post type called "subscriptions". Under this post type there are pages like the following: mysite.com/subscription/my-first-subscription ...
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Add meta value to custom post type on publish

I have a client who is requesting that all posts of a certain custom post type (called 'custom-jobs') be set to automatically be included in the sitemap in the Yoast SEO plugin. I found that in ...
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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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WP send email on new post not on revision [duplicate]

I have something like this for my custom post type: function send_property_email_notifications( $post_id, $post, $update ) { global $wpdb; global $post; $slug = 'property'; // If this is just a ...
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wp_insert_term doesn't work with custom post type's taxonomy

Here is the problem I am having: I have a custom post type called "weddingguests" This custom post type "weddingguests" has a custom taxonomy, "friendsof", hierarchic I want to programmatically ...
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Ordering posts having multiple post-meta date fields

Hello WordPress developers. Over the years, I've found answers to many questions I've had with WordPress. I want to thank you for your help. Today, I have a question myself, and seek for expert ...
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feed links for custom post type pages

I have a WP based site with a lot of pages based on custom post type. But I see a lot of 404-links in the Google Webmasters finished with /feed. It looks like default WP function, when WP adds /feed ...
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Multiple tag cloud filtering

I am writing a plugin which creates a custom post type and two associated custom taxonomies. The custom post type list/archive page should be filterable by terms in one or both taxonomies i.e not just ...
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How to throw error to user when saving post

I made a custom post type and on saving its additional data I want to check if I a published post exists by its name. It works alright if there is, but I would like to throw some notice if article is ...
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Custom Post Type Pagination Not Working or Single Posts Displaying?

I want to create a page to display all the 9 recent posts within that custom post type. (this is where I'm getting confused) I've called the page template page-podium.php ( my custom post type is ...
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Custom Post Type Search and Redirect

I hope someone can help me, I have been trying to find a solution to this for a long time now. I am creating a kind of Branch finder on a site whereby the user needs to enter their UK Postcode, a ...
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custom post type taxonomies order desc

this code works fine here http://wellspringchurchnc.org/redesign/sermons/ but i can't seem to change the order to display in descendent $args = array( // 'posts_per_page' => 1, //'order' ...