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

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How to switch from custom post type URL to category URL?

For the past year, I've been using custom post types to distinguish my different post types (duh). Thing is, I'm now realizing that categories are more efficient in offering archived pages for these ...
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Different read-more link for each custom post type

Trying to make a custom 'read more' link for different custom post types. Tried this code but does not work as expected. Fairly certain the if/else logic is amiss. Using a Genesis theme if that ...
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custom post type plugin - single template

I'm writing a plugin that creates a cpt. I can include a template for viewing a single instance of the cpt using the single_template filter. And have it look for a template overload in the theme. ...
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Having a custom post slug that clashes with an existing directory

I'm currently transitioning a website from their existing CMS to WordPress. I have a custom post type of 'Episodes', with a URL of myurl.com/episodes/ There is also an existing directory at ...
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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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Non-permalink custom taxonomy not found

I'm posting this as I found the problem, but it took me ages to find it with the mass of 'Refresh your permalinks' answers. <?php add_action( 'init', 'mytheme_create_post_type' ); function ...
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Admin Area Custom Type Search By Meta Fields Without Title & Content

I have a custom post type that uses several meta fields. In the admin area I would like to be able to search by those meta fields. I have implemented this currently in my functions.php with this code: ...
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WP_Query function for custom post type

I've got a CPT for random homepage banner images (so we can test different images and call to action language). I've got a custom field for the post type that accepts a specific ID for each banner so ...
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How can I bulk upload images and automatically create posts for each one at the same time?

I know how to upload multiple images into an existing post, but this is a different scenario. This is for a large catalog of assets, with each custom post-type post representing an image asset (thus a ...
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Popup panel is only displaying 1 entry ignoring all others

I have a popup panel being used for when someone clicks on view bio it will display their bio along with their name and headshot. As of right now I have four members being displayed M1 M2 M3 and M4. ...
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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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WP_Query post at custom position

Lets say I have a custom query which based on two custom post types: $wp_query = new WP_Query(array( 'post_type' => array('post-type-1', 'post-type-2'), 'post_status' => ...
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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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Check ACF fields in foreach custom taxonomy

I currently have a custom post type page set to pull in data that's attached to a custom taxonomy with ACF: <?php $terms = get_the_terms( $post->ID, 'artists' ); foreach($terms as $term) : ...
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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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wp_update_post adding a -2 to the post slug

I've recently created a php file that is creating posts using the wp_insert_post function. This is working great and its inserting the post as it should do. I am leaving out the post title as I want ...
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Can a single.php file be coded to allow HTML download from a button?

I have been searching on WP and on SO for a way to code a custom-single.php to allow the HTML code in that document to be downloaded from a button on the rendered site. What I have done is created ...
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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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Custom post type: deactivate / null single posts but maintain archive page

How can I deactivate the single posts so they dont exist or appear or "exist", I mean how can I block them to avoid their display/ existance. more details: Basically I created CTP called "PC" , ...
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Custom Post Type Capabilities — Enable Edit, Disable Create and Delete

I'm trying to configure capabilities for a custom post type. I want to enable editing, but disable creating and deleting. create_posts cannot be set to false unless delete_posts is also false, but it ...
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Exclude Custom Post Type & Pages From Auto-Tag Function

I am happily using this bit of code to auto-tag posts by author (thank you again cybmeta): add_action( 'save_post', 'add_authors_name'); function add_authors_name( $post_id ) { $post = get_post( ...
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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 add a custom button to my “edit” list? ( edit.php?post_type= ) beside “Add New”

I have a custom post type for a plugin I'm creating and the label for the "add an item" type of button (at the top of the list page) needs a partner-button that says "import" and one that says ...
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Adding An Author Tag To Posts Automatically

I have been researching how to automatically tag a post by author, so if "Peter Parker" authors a post, that post would automatically show up with a tag "Peter Parker." This is because I will have a ...
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Custom WP MultiSite with Workflow

This is quite a weird question, so here goes. I have this project to take 1 main site and make 200 sub sites off of it. The sub sites will have defined content areas within a page where the sub site ...
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WP Rewrite Rules - Custom post type & taxonomy

I've been beating my head against the wall for a few days trying to figure this out. I have a custom post type and custom taxonomy and I'm trying to get my URL's to work. Here is the URL structure ...
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Get-pages can't load pages with custom post types

I build a one page wordpress theme and i use get-pages to load all pages in front-pages.php , but i can't load pages with custom post type . this is my code in front-page.php : $pages = ...
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SQL to update custom post taxonomies

I have a custom post "review". It uses the same categories and tags from default posts, so they share "category" and "tag" taxonomies. But later I changed the "review" register to have their own ...
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How to disable a Custom post type Feed?

I have been experiencing 404 errors in my Google webmaster tools reports , the errors come from this Custom post type feed URLS. I would like to deactivate them so they dont appear anymore in my ...
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Custom filter function not working with Custom post type

I have custom post type "soto_property". I have made a custom filter to filter post listing according to used meta data named "operations". Here is my code- <?php add_filter( 'parse_query', ...
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forming WP_Query for posts of all post types but from specific categories

I need to get post from blog, custom post type 1, custom post type 2. custom post type 3 and either from category 1 or category 2 or category 3 or category 4 or category 5 or category 6 or category 7 ...
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Got portfolio thumbnails on homepage. need to filter them using filters

All i'm trying to do is add a working filter to existing portfolio thumbnails (Its already there without excerpt or post title - as i wanted it) I've also got the filter terms on the page, with the ...
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Removing Custom Permalink Structure for Custom Post Type

I'm using a custom permalink structure for posts, which is domain.com/blog/%postname%/. However, I have a custom post type called 'events', and I don't want to use the default custom permalink ...
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register portfolio tags taxonomy

I need to add a tags system in the portfolio. I found similar requests but I found some conflict in adapting solutions to my theme. This is my code: // titles $labels = array( 'name' ...
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Need help targeting a custom post type with conditional tags

I found some code online to create content blocks on my WordPress blog. I use a content block at the bottom of the sidebar of my page for a shopping widget. Here's the relevant code from ...
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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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Storing revisions of metadata for custom post type

Storing metadata for custom post types is easy, you just need to add an action for 'save_post' with your method that handles this. In which you have then something like the following for a field that ...
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Integrate options framework in post types of wordpress [on hold]

How to integrate the options framework in wordpress post types or plugins?
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Custom post type with custom permalink

when i create new post with my custom post type 'censorsheep' i get link like /censorsheep/[title] I want replace [title] with post id, i try use this code function censorsheep_rewrite() { ...
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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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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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Create Custom Post Type Archive Page with Sub Categories Navigation Sidebar

I have 8 custom post types (which are actually for 8 different blogs and used as "blog landing pages"). Each custom post type is also a Blog Category and each has several sub categories to it. For ...
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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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Genesis custom post type pagination with custom taxonomy query loop

I am trying to create Genesis pagination for a page housing all posts from a particular taxonomy. I would use the many solutions given in this WordPress Stack Exchange but I can't figure out how to ...
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How can I get taxonomy terms and custom field values of a newly created post

I created a system where people can post a CPT via a frontend form. Now, a mail has to be sent out to inform about this CPT. I tried this approach, which works, but I cannot get to the custom field ...
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How to auto send email when publishing a custom post type?

I'd like to have an email automatically sent out to my website's subscribers when I publish a post for a specific custom post type. I've found a few plugins that will do this but only for regular ...
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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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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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Create permalink structure for one taxonomy archive per custom post type

So, I've been going crazy trying to figure this out. Essentially, I've created two custom post types, 'the_case_study' and 'the_video', with respective slugs 'case-studies' and 'videos'. I've also ...
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Where, When, & How to Properly Flush Rewrite Rules Within the Scope of a Plugin?

I am having a bit of a strange issue with rewrite rules not flushing properly. I have tried using flush_rewrite_rules(); and flush_rewrite_rules(true);. I have also tried globalizing $wp_rewrite ...