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

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Sizing textarea field in custom metabox

Here's the code for a custom metabox. Very simply, how would I resize the textarea box? I'd like to add an expression such as cols="50" rows="5". // Echo out the field echo '<p>Enter the ...
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Uploaded image not appearing in custom post type

I am writing a plugin which should allow users to create a custom post type called reseller and attach an image. The image is being uploaded to the uploads folder and appears in the media library with ...
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Let users upload image(s) to the post from front end

I want to enable logged in users (Wordpress) to submit posts from front end (among with other data). My form is working great, I add custom post meta data which I later display on custom post page. ...
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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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How to import database table as custom post type and custom fields?

I have a sql table that contains vehicle information. When I import the database table to my WordPress website, I need the information to be imported as custom fields for a custom post type. For ...
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Get post type in header.php

I'm creating menu in wordpress and I would like add class="active" to link when its page is active. I'm not using inbuilt wordpress menu feature. I'm making menu hardcoded in header.php because ...
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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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wp_trash_post action hook with custom post type

When a 'contact' cpt post is trashed, i need a metakey from another cpt 'act' to be deleted, i have been searching all over which hook i should use but unfortunatly the codex action reference page is ...
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Strange behavior with pagination on custom query

I already have a knot in my brain and searched here and on the web, but I can't find any solution. I build a Custom Post Type with some Taxonomies and create a page template to get some of the posts ...
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How to show a custom taxonomy using a custom template

I've been playing around the custom taxonomy and custom post types. I've been able to get the post type working fine, with my slug as I need. However, creating a taxonomy page (e.g. taxonomy-????) I ...
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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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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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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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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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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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Define/declare new custom types with fields in plugin?

I want to develop a plugin using Pods but I want to create all the necessary custom types, fields, etc… on activation of my plugin. Is it possible? what are the good practices/approach? my plugin ...
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Unregister post type from child theme

I'm trying to unregister a post type from a child theme but I haven't been able to do so, the code in the funcions.php file on the parent theme is something like this: add_action( 'init', ...
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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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wp_insert_post() or similar for custom post type

Need to insert custom post type objects from code. Haven't been able to add using the default method $id = wp_insert_post(array('post_title'=>'random', 'post_type'=>'custom_post')); creates a ...
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Only list categories that contain posts of a specific custom post type

I have three custom post types set up, articles, videos and photos. I am using standard categories for these post types, and sharing the categories across all post types. I am trying to create a nav ...
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Display a query with multiple post types and same relationship on a single page

I am creating a client portal were my clients can maintain their projects and leave feedback in Wordpress. I have two custom post types called "Clients" and "Projects" and they each pull information ...
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How to show Y number of custom posts after every X normal posts?

I have a loop within a loop. I figured out how to show all or X number of custom posts after Y number of normal posts. I also figured out how to show 1 custom post after every Y normal posts. How do I ...
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Custom Post Types strange pagination problem

Have a strange problem with pagination, the query work fine when I'm in homepage, but if click for the next page I get a 404 error. Disabling permalinks settings, I saw that in the query string (when ...
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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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permalink overwriting after save post

I'm developing a plugin to sell tickets for live courses. Using a shortcode [ticketform] I show a form that takes customer data and if everything is ok --> go to paypal --> thank you page. Within ...
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Showing Meta Data for Custom Post Types?

I'm busy learning some basics behind Wordpress development and so far I'm getting on quite well. However, I've hit a stumbling block. Firstly, my test site is; http://popcorn.canny-creative.com And, ...
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custom post template ignored after altering permalinks

I've built a site with a custom post type called Testimonials and am using a custom template to display the posts edit: template name is page-testimonials.php. All is working as expected with the ...
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Problem with Custom Post Types, Taxonomy, permalink, Archive

I set up 2 custom post types: beats and tracks. And I set up the taxonomy 'tags' and 'style' for both custom post types. the permalinks for the custom post types are set in functions.php: ...
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Query posts by a type and another type only if post is in specific category

I have a featured post type and a reviews post type. I would like to include reviews of a certain category (I use categories from the posts type) as well. How could query args be crafted? A crude ...
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Site Structure Regarding Custom Post Types and Taxonomies

I need assistance with site structure with regard to properly setting up my Custom Post Types and Taxonomies. I am developing a lifestyle site. It will not be a WP multi-site configuration. This ...
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meta box on custom post type

Okay I have look on the site and need more help! I am adding Learndash to my site and need a meta box to show on their custom post type pages. Here is the meta box code I have which works fine for ...
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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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Is there a way to have custom post type and page with the same slug?

I have a custom post type registered as follows: register_post_type( 'news', array( 'labels' => $labels, 'public' => true, 'show_ui' => true, ...
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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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Menu Multiple Taxonomies

I have a post_type "products" which has both "Category" and "Brand" taxonomies. Each product has exactly 1 Category, and exactly 1 Brand. I would like to display a menu which first lists the ...
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Need to have an archive widget which organizes and displays a custom post type using a custom date field

I found a handy plugin at http://www.redletterdesign.net/wp/cpt-archive/index.php for generating a calendar archive using a custom post type. My problem is I need it to organize these posts not by the ...
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Custom Post Type order by modified date and custom meta field issue

I'm creating a plugin with some kind of offers that users can publish. User, in his custom administration panel, can managed his own offers. Offers are free and premium. If offer is premium it take ...
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Custom Post Type doesn't show Draft and Trash Options

I have custom post type "Pdf"section.But there is no options like Draft and Trash..
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How to use manage_$post_type_posts_columns with underscore in post type?

I have a post type 'job_listing' and I want to use manage_{$post_type}_posts_columns filter in it. I tried manage_job_listing_posts_columns but it's not working because of the underscore in the post ...
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custom post status and preview

I am using wordpress 3.4 (the last before 3.5) and I have declared a post status type, and a custom user role called agent. It is for a custom post type, property. register_post_status( ...
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Order wp-admin posts by ID instead of post_date

I'm running into a situation with my log system (based on a cpt) where logs with the same post_date (due to rapid entry) are showing up out of order on the posts listing section in edit.php. You can ...
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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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Randomize Posts. Skip the first post in ascending order

I'd like to randomize a set of posts (custom post type), but ignore the first post all together. Here's the code I thought would work: $featured_content_query = new WP_Query( array( 'post_type' ...
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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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Allow User to Edit Page Based on their Email

Quick Info I am using the Posts 2 Posts plugin in order to create a relation between Teachers and the Classes they teach. The teacher's page is a custom post type of faculty in which teachers are ...
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Can't make permalink of CPT work

i'm learning how to use wordpress, but i've encountered a big problem. I'm trying to create a custom post type, i've used this code: add_action('init', 'init_realizzazioni'); function ...
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custom post type and taxonomy URL

I'm using following code for my custom post type function resources_custom() { $labels = array( 'name' => _x( 'Resources', 'post type general name' ), ...
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Displaying a custom post type alphabetically

I've created a custom post type which now has around 100 posts in it. I simply want to display these in alphabetical order by the post title rather than the default which seems to be most recent ...
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Wordpress E-mail button to send confirmation

I have a CPT with reservations. Users make reservations and they are automatically uploaded into my CPT with the use of Gravity Forms. All works well. One of them fields is e-mailaddress. What I'd ...
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Custom post doesn't show featured image

I'm probably missing something but somehow my custom post type doesn't display the featured image input field when creating the post. I have the featured image already registered in my functions.php ...