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

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How can I make a custom post type sticky?

I installed the "Sticky Custom Post Types" plugin, and I added this code to my function.php: function wpb_cpt_sticky_at_top( $posts ) { // apply it on the archives only if ( is_main_query() ...
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Custom Taxonomies Duplicating Into Each Other When Saving Custom Post

I am having an issue with a custom post type with multiple custom taxonomies. When I add the post the custom taxonomies are saving but the items/terms are also duplicating into the other custom ...
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Custom post type returns bad post ID

I added custom post type and I have first problem. I don't know why but if I use $post->ID, independently of post ID it always gave me the same value. I'm using this function <?php the_post(); ...
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How to display value of custom fields in page

I have a custom post type called 'software', contained within are various custom fields such as subtitle, price, screenshots, download link, etc. I created a function to allow use of the tinyMCE edit ...
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Custom post types not imported properly

I've registered a custom post type: function create_gallery_post_type() { register_post_type( 'sim_gallery', array( 'labels' => array( 'name' => __( 'Sim Gallery' ) ), ...
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Trimming of post content leading to some open tags that are distorting the page formatting

I am trying to show post excerpt in my page. However, as the excerpts have not been defined by the writer, i am pulling the post content, and then trimming it to certain characters to form excerpts. ...
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Why is the »_builtin« parameter not advised in »register_post_type()« for custom post types?

The parameter "_builtin" => true is a huge help for me, as this will set good permalink structure, like standard posts, for example: example.com/my_category/sub_category/POST-NAME instead of ...
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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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Sort the main query in subcategories/terms?

I've got a 'downloads' custom post, with his custom taxonomy. The taxonomy has 2 main terms. One of the 2, has 4 sub-terms. I'm currently using the wp templating system to get a standard wpquery of ...
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Custom post types and permalinks : What a mess !

I know that's a common problem with the custom-post-types, but I'm stuck there. I created a custom-post-type named 'cpt_soins'. I have no page with similar name (singular/plural)... I tried with ...
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Custom Post Type URL Change - (portfolio using portfolio categories)

I wonder if you could help me. I'm using a theme which has portfolio as a custom post type. The portfolio items can be categorised in a similar way to standard posts. Currently, theme outputs ...
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Custom Post Types,Permalink and Heirarchy

Basicly I want to indroduce a custom heirarchy with custom post types. I Would like it to be like this. The Main Brands URL : http://localhost/brands/ which lists different types of Brands. The ...
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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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RSS feed for dynamic set of custom taxonomies terms

I've got a CPT called 'Job' and three different taxonomies associated with it: location, type (permanent/contract) and expertise. I've got a filter on the website that allows to search for jobs of ...
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how to use two permalinks for one custom post type

I have a custom post type "article" where posts have a permalink structure (www.mysite.com/article/post-name). I need each post in it to have two different templates according to its permalinks: the ...
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Linking together two different custom post types

I hope someone can help out with this as it is very frustrating... I am trying to build a property site in Wordpress and would like to link two custom post types together - One would be development ...
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How to Echo Metadata Value in Currency Format

I have a Custom Post Type with a Metabox and an input Text field for adding "Price" to the posts. Now I would like to display the input value which can be like 49 or 59 like 49.00 or 59.00 so far I ...
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How to find URL for post type listing page?

How to find URL for post type listing page I want to get this URL on my post details : http://localhost/wp/ABCPROJECT/stories/amet this is a listing page And this is a it's details page how can i ...
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Getting custom taxonomy posts on archive page

Hi I am not sure if the question is understandable or not but what I am trying to achieve I will explain. I have a custom post type called menu item and custom taxonomy called menu item type. CODE ...
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Adding Help Tabs To Custom Post Types

Using this well written post - tutorial Edit dashboard's help tab I have full control over all standard WordPress admin screens. Can this be modified to add "Help" Tabs to custom post types?
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Expandable WordPress content (text) inside a post

I've created a CPT in my WordPress site. In this CPT I have the content element (which is the default WP content) and want to make it expandable, I mean, while viewing the CPT I want it to only ...
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Get custom meta box in custom post type using tag ID

I have a custom post type called Contacts, and in each of those post I have a custom meta box called number where a phone number is stored in each of the Contacts posts. I also have a custom taxonomy ...
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Grabbing Custom Single Post Template displays WSOD

I'm trying to use a custom Single Post Template & call it via my single.php (It wasn't drawing from single-press.php otherwise) My main goal is to have the Custom Single Posts not display the ...
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Passing postid of Testimonial Custom Post in Shortcode Parameter

I am trying to create Testimonial custom post and display using shortcode function create_post_type() { register_post_type( 'testimonials',//new post type array( ...
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How to save custom taxonomy from front end post submission

I have been through many posts on this subject and just can't seem to wrap my head around what I need to do. I have a form where users can submit a post to a custom post type from the from end. I ...
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Get the first post term

How do I get only the first term of a custom post type. I can get all - no problem. This what I am using to grab all of them <?php foreach ($terms as $term) {echo '<a ...
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Show custom taxonomy inside custom menu

I have a custom menu using add_menu_page: add_menu_page('My menu' , 'Some text', 'read', 'nwcm'); Under it, I show a custom post type menu item; // Create the news custom post type ...
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Issue displaying multiple TinyMCE editors with WPAlchemy

I have a custom post type with a WPAlchemy admin meta box class including multiple textareas with TinyMCE editors(for adding content to the custom post template). I've gotten the editors to display ...
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How to build a multiple country WordPress site - pages, posts, and categories for each country?

Is there a best practice in building a multi-lingual wordpress site? There will be multiple content types and taxonomies that will need to be filtered by country. By default the site will display ...
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Adding a CPT to a Custom Themeforest Theme

I am trying to add a couple of custom post types to a ThemeForest theme i purchased and have tweaked a bit and I am trying to get the CPT to pull into the archives and I asked the creator for help he ...
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Convert simple SQL Query to WordPress query

I'm trying to 'batch' update the value in my post_parent fields in my wp_posts table. I can do it from within phpmyadmin using the following SQL Query: UPDATE wp_posts SET post_parent = '8' WHERE ...
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Create custom field on post from the content

Hello i want to add posts form cvs but i need a custom field for the items marked with red in the image please tell me how to do it
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direct custom post query interferes with other queries on page

In a previous question, I was struggling with how to get my custom post type(s) to show when performing standard category/tag queries, since by default Wordpress doesn't include CPT's in these ...
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Hide text if query has no posts

I'm using a custom query to display events CPT inside another CPT. The given query has a section title, which I don't know how to hide when there are no events. I've tryed to include the section ...
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Adding categories to custom post type in permalink

I know people have asked this before and have gone as far as adding the custom post type, and rewrite for permalink. The problem is I have 340 existing categories which I would like to continue ...
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How do I set the default admin sort order for a custom post type to a custom column?

SOLUTION AVAILABLE HERE I've set up a custom post type called clientarea, and set up several custom columns for it in the admin area - the custom columns are all custom meta fields, as you can see ...
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hide old events custom post type

Hello all i am struggling for days now, and i hope one of you can help me i have a custom post type called events and i like to show only events that date is today and upcoming but i couldnt get it to ...
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How to query Posts from a custom post type which contains a custom taxonomy?

I have the following: $queryResponse = new \WP_Query(array( 'post_type' => 'portfolio', 'tax_query' => array( array( 'taxonomy' => 'portfolio_date', ...
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Loop to fetch 3 post_thumbnail instances from 3 most recent custom post types named “portfolio”

I am trying to display 3 post_thumbnails from a custom post type "portfolio" on my homepage template. So one from post 'A' , one from post 'B' and one from post 'C' The image from post A will be set ...
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Dynamically filter custom post types in Gravity Forms based on previous field value [on hold]

I am setting up a cruise review website. I have 3 custom post types, cruise lines, cruise ships and cruise reviews. Cruise lines and cruise ships are CPT-onomies, linking the reviews to the ...
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How to change permalink structure for custom post type and it's taxonomies?

This is a repost of an earlier question I had, but I like to go into more details now to be able to fully solve this. So again, with (normal) posts changing the permalink is as easy as going to ...
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Add category base to url in custom post type/taxonomy

I am building an LMS type system in WordPress, controlled by Custom Post types. The post type is called Lessons (with a slug of courses) and it has one custom taxonomy (category) called courses. The ...
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Post being updated as draft/pending instead of being submitted/published when using JS/AJAX validation

I'm using code from this answer to validate some fields for a custom post type before it's submitted for review as well as it's published. Here's my code - //AJAX to validate allocation request ...
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Post is not being published after clicking on Publish button in Custom Post Type

I have custom post type named "soto_user". here is the code- add_action('init', 'soto_user_create_post_type'); function soto_user_create_post_type() { $soto_user_labels = array( ...
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Send post changes to set email addresses (not users or subscribers)

What I have I am using the "The Events Calendar" plugin on my site to coordinate a team of employees. I want to be able to send an automated email containing the body of an event post (post-type is ...
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Create template for taxonomy results limited by Custom Post Type

I've got a Custom Post Type with a Custom Taxonomy set up. So how do I create an archive template to display posts from that CPT, limited by taxonomy? Here's the deal: The CPT is called Shows. Each ...
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Add multiple custom meta boxes to different custom post types

I want to add one custom meta box to a specific custom meta type "chifres" and two custom meta boxes to a specific custom meta type "presse". This is how far I've gotten: Here is my code: //Add ...
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Get all of user's custom post types in WP Admin for plugin

I am making a WordPress plugin and hit a rough point. I'm trying to make it so a user can select from all their post types, including custom post types. The code I have below shows the post, page, and ...
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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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Add Standard Page Attributes Metabox for Page Parent

I have a custom post type 'product' supplied to me by a Wordpress eCommerce plugin that does not offer the option to change the Page Parent in the Page Attributes Metabox. I'd like to remedy that. I ...