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

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Multiple portfolios and single item in two of them (ideas?)

I’m creating a theme at the moment and has come to a point to decide what is the best solution to have implemented for a theme with multiple portfolios. If there is a project that is in the two of ...
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Child page Custom post type return 404

I have a custom post type with this structure parent/child-1/child-2-of-child-1/child-3-of-child-2/ All child return 404 error. My CPT settings are: $rewrite = array( 'slug' ...
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save_post custom post type ? $_POST not working?

i have this code. <?php add_action('add_meta_boxes', 'ct_meta_add'); add_action('save_post','ct_meta_save'); add_action('save_post','ct_parent'); // add meta functions function ct_meta_add() { ...
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Delete all the custom post types when deleting user

I have a problem in custom post types, when I remove user, I can't deleted there post or attribute all posts.
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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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How to add rewrite rules adjust to permalink structure

I want to create an Archive Widget for Custom Post Type (product). I let my client to change permalink structure by himself. So, my question is: how to add rewrite rules adjust to permalink ...
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How to use get_sidebar in plugin folder?

I've created the plugin that adds custom post type and custom taxonomis for this post type. Templates for the post type and the taxonomies are located in plugin folder. Now I need to add sidebar for ...
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Conditional two level dropdown filter for custom post type

I have set up a custom post type and taxonomy. The post type is called Local Services and the hierarchical taxonomy is called Regions. The Regions have child categories called Areas. I have set up a ...
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Wordpress post carousel

I stuck with this. I would like to have a portfolio carousel, that shows 9 of the latest posts in the carousel, and when you click on an arrow, than you will the 9 older posts etc. How can I get this ...
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Get all posts from custom post type and insert in select input as metabox

I would like to know if its possible to do something like this. I have Slider custom post type and Services custom post type. For slider posts I have created a metabox for URL value to display next ...
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Enforcing canonical URLs with multiple custom post types

I'm working on a project with several custom post types, where one of the post types is naturally (but not actually in the WordPress sense) the 'parent' of the others. For example, say I have a ...
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select to search in category AND custom post type

I try to do something but which I block. What I need is simple: a search textbox and a select which allows the user to search either in whole or in custom post types, or in category. Separately, I can ...
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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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Are custom tables a good solution for adding lots of data to the site?

On a fairly high trafficked website (10-20 million page views per month), we're looking to add a large amount of data to build data-driven pages. Think of adding 1000s of restaurants to create ...
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Loading post content in FancyBox

I got a tricky question. I have created a custom post type whose posts I would like to display in a scrolling carousel. The carousel will only display the title, the excerpt and a "read more" button. ...
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Extract image src from a post and send it to an external form

I have created a Facebook App to upload photos to facebook from image url with help of some tutorials. It needs an image url and description. I want to put a button "Upload to Facebook" below every ...
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List most recent image uploads, but only for specific custom post type

I can get a list of the most recent image attachments like so: $attachments = get_posts( array( 'post_type' => 'attachment', 'posts_per_page' => $number, 'post_mime_type' => ...
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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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How to display custom taxonomies at multiple levels

I have built a custom post for products, as well as a custom taxonomy for it. I am attempting to have a main product page that lists the top level categories. That works fine. Then that page links to ...
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How to remove “read more” link from custom post type excerpt

Is there a way I can add some kind of pre_get_posts() filter to strip out the "read more" link that appears at the end of the_excerpt() for only 1 certain custom post type that I specify? If so, can ...
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CPT: archive-cpt.php VS custom page template

I've created a CPT named portfolio. Now i want to create a page which will act as an INDEX for this CPT. Now i've two choices .... a) Make a custom template having custom WP_Query. In this way i can ...
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Restrict custom post type view by user role

I've created a custom post type and created a couple of custom user roles and want to be able to restrict the view of the post type based on the specific roles. Is there a straightforward way to ...
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Need to return a string as permalink insted of str_replace

I'm using this code to get a alphabetic list of CPT's at my site. It's great and works perfect. One problem, the snippet returns urls as a string, tha just converts the_title to a slug, and that does ...
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Using WP meta query to show custom post types by a start and finish date

I have a custom post type called 'events', I have a page which displays events by each month. Each event has a start_date and finish_date custom field (using advanced custom fields plugin) which ...
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How to loop custom post type posts by author?

Maybe I'm not doing things the proper way, but it seems to be working very well. Also, this question title is so confusing. I don't know how to ask the question. Perhaps someone can help edit? Thanks. ...
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the_content() not outputting anything (Advanced Custom Fields)

Hi i'm using the custom post types UI and advanced custom fields plugin and would like to use the default content editor as one of my fields for a custom post type. When i use the_content(); in the ...
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How to make form to get link and its title in custom content type?

A custom content type need to have the list of external link. The custom field is repeatable to input link And since I have entered link only, the output is : So how to get this output
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Give a unique ID while saving

I have in my theme custom post types (products) with some meta-boxes. My client asked me, to automaticly give a unique SKU (meta-box) while saving that product. My thought: Give a random ID => ...
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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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Exclude a custom category from a list

I have some code that is generating a list of custom categories for a custom post type. This is the code: $html .= '<ul class="item-direct-filters"><li ...
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Remove parent from custom post type

I've created a new custom post type with WordPress. However, the slug adds the post to a parent, like so: http://example.com/UNNCESSARY-PARENT/post-title However, I'd like it to create: ...
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WP_Query -> sort results by relevance (= most tags / taxonomy terms in common)

I'm trying to write a new "related posts" widget (for the single post view) for my custom post type, filtering by custom taxonomy terms that the related posts should have in common with the current ...
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How do I migrate custom post type data to a new format?

I am renovating an old site that has a messy custom post type. Over the years, it has accumulated redundant fields and taxonomies. I have replaced it with a new CPT that reflects the client's current ...
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Post Type => Any conundrum

I have a number of regular posts and pages in a regular category called "Featured". I have also installed a plugin called "Event Organizer" that creates its own custom post type called "Event" and has ...
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Plugin “Meta Box”: Implementing meta boxes in custom post type

I am a WP beginner and see the potential of the "Meta Box" plugin (http://wordpress.org/plugins/meta-box/). I have already activated the plugin. So far I managed to upload the demo.php and to display ...
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is_singular() not working if called via callback function of admin-ajax.php

In my single.php I've some code like this ... if(is_singular('post')) { echo 'Blog'; } else { echo 'CPT'; } If I approach single.php from blog or CPT index page by using the_permalink(), ...
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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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Display posts from Custom Post Type in category page on front-end

I created my Custom Post Type (bizdirectory), created a new post (Test Business) and created a new category (Business Directory). But if I add the Business Directory category (slug = business) to my ...
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Meta Boxes: 'admin_init' or 'add_meta_boxes' hook?

When setting up meta boxes in a custom post type I've been do so using the add_meta_boxes hook, e.g. add_action('add_meta_boxes', 'meta_box_setup'); function meta_box_setup() { add_meta_box( ...
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Custom Content Type with No Page View

I am trying to define a custom content type, more exactly I want to create some controls in a content type for a slider that I will show on the home page custom template. What I would like to know ...
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Custom Post Type permalink not working on new posts

I've been struggling for a while with this and would really appreciate any help. I have a custom post type 'venues' on a site I'm working on. I have the permalinks setup so they are as follows: ...
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Shortcode issues in wp job manager plugin

I need to display job listings as per job types using shortcode in posts/pages. For that i have installed http://wordpress.org/plugins/wp-job-manager/ plugin. The issue is, when i place two shortcode ...
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Custom Post Type Specific Post Template

I created a Custom Post Type, and here's the entire code: // Register Custom Post Type function wrestler_register() { $labels = array( 'name' => _x( 'Wrestlers', 'Post ...
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Get all custom_post_type posts + blog posts from one category in a single query

Is there a way to query posts from multiple post_type's and filter the normal blog posts by a category? I am trying to display the 10 latest custom_post_type posts and blog posts on my homepage in a ...
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Adding multiple WYSIWYG editors to custom post type

I created a custom post type and found a great code that allows me to add an WYSIWYG editor. I have no problems at all at making this editor show up in my post type backend. But I have no idea how to ...
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Set post title from two meta fields

In a custom post type I have post titles disabled, however in the list of posts and in the slug it just shows the title as "auto-draft". I want to automatically take two pieces of post-meta and make ...
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Custom Post Type and Taxonomy URL rewrite

I'm creating custom theme for my personal website using Wordpress 3.5.1. I have problem with the WordPress custom post type and taxonomy, here's the detail: custom post type name: articles taxonomy ...
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What variables from the main query do I take over to make an archive load a page out of the loop? [duplicate]

My question is a little confusing, I realize, but I'm not sure how else to word it -- sorry! I might be going about this the wrong way but I want to do with a CPT archive what WordPress does with the ...
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Metabox Populated with a Custom Post Type - How to Output CPT based on Select?

I have a dropdown metabox populated with a custom post type, now in my template, I can get the value of the metabox output but what I really need is all the information stored from that selected CPT ...
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How to Associate Posts with Pages

This is more of a "how does this work", kind of question than a code question, though some code may be involved. I've been Googling, and reading other questions about custom post types and taxonomies, ...