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

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Change custom post type slug from plugin options

I'd like to give users the option to change a custom post type slug in my plugin. Using this answer, I'm able to hardcode it into a function: Redeclare/Change Slug of a Plugin's Custom Post Type ...
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template structure for CPT not clear

I am a little confused with CPT and custom taxonomies. I created CPT named 'Profiles' and did not create any custom taxonomies for it. So categories is the default taxonomy for it, I tried template, ...
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New post from database

I have data stored in DB (mysql) I want to creat new post for each row I have created custom post type with custom fields Beside xml rpc is there any other way. Cheers
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Registering an optional custom post type from a plugin

I see the codex notes to call flush_rewrite_rules() on plugin activation and deactivation when registering a custom post type from a plugin but I'm looking for the best practice if a plugin gives ...
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Multiple post types or single post type with category taxonomy?

I am thinking what would be the best approach to this situation. Forgive me if I have used terms erroneously. I can either have multiple custom post types which would display individually on the menu ...
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Custom post type issue

I have been trying to create my first custom post type. But I does'nt seem to succeed since nothing is showing up in my admin menu at all. I have looked over my code 100 times but I can't figure out ...
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Pre-selecting the category for a custom post type

I have a custom post type that has 6 available categories. The categories are used as column headings in a table with their corresponding posts in that column. I want to be able to click on the ...
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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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Default post_tag for custom post type

Is there a way to set a default post_tag to all posts within a custom post type. I would like all my posts from a custom posts type assigned to one tag displayed in the wp_tag_cloud. Is there a way ...
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How can I use archive-{post_type}.php theme template?

I've got a staff_member custom post type, with 'has_archive' => true. I've got an archive-staff_member.php template, with /* Template Name: Staff */ In backoffice, to add it to the nav menu, I ...
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ACF only getting specific custom field data

I'm new to this so bare with me if this doesnt conform to the usual standard. Basically I have recently been employed in a new office that builds customised wordpress sites for its clients, I am no ...
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Custom Post Type Settings page, choose page to display archive

So, I followed the accepted answer of this post Possible to add another setting to 'Front page displays' setting for Custom Post Type but didn't entirely work, had to compare against the ...
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Querying on a custom post type without tags returns no posts

A theme I'm working on contains a custom post type, "help_question", which is declared as such in functions.php add_action( 'init', 'create_post_type' ); function create_post_type() { ...
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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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Dropdown switching subcategories portfolio

I have portfolio on my site and i want add dropdown switching subcategories for taxanomy 'potfolio-types' For example: Category A subcategory 1 subcategory 2 etc... when're in ...
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Display Posts from Custom Post Type with Category Filters

Thanks in advance for any assistance. I have a simple 4 page portfolio site I'm trying to build for myself. The pages consist of: Home Page, Print Design, Digital, and Identity. I have created a ...
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Permalinks for Taxonomy and Custom Post Type

Have the following situation here: Custom post type: 'recipes' Taxonomy for custom post type 'recipes': 'receitas' One of the taxonomies slug: 'receitas-whoopie-pie' The permalink structure MUST be: ...
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How to link a custom post type status to the user id

I'm currently trying to modify a plugin : Wp job manager application (addon). It allow user to reply via a form directly to a job proposal. After the user submit form. It's creating a custom post ...
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Custom WP_Query doesn't display all posts

I'm building an options page which allows users to choose three posts and three custom images that display on the site's front page. I am using the Settings API to create a custom WP_Query which pulls ...
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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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Pre_get_posts Gives 404 on Custom Post Type

I'm trying to filter the query on a sub page called "Ask Question" to list all of the recent questions submitted by users, but I get a 404 when going to the page. Flushing the permalink structure did ...
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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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Query custom post type with tags

I created a custom post type named portfolio, and am trying to create a query to get similar posts from the portfolio post type based on if it has at least 1 similar tag. For some reason this code ...
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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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Change or update WordPress loop based on dropdown selection

I have a Contact Us page which is showing 9 locations on the sidebar by querying the custom post type "Distributors." I want the user to be able to use a drop down that is populated by the taxonomy ...
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WP-API Custom Post Type json_no_route

I have created a custom post type and extended the WP_JSON_CustomPostType class as in the documentation, I can see the custom type when I go to wp-json/ but as soon as I go into wp-json/quizes it ...
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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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Problems with image size on the server Wordpress

I have a problem and do not know how to solve it 've tried everything and nothing ! I have a theme that uses 3 different images to the highlighted image , I'm using add_image_size to generate these ...
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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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How to retrieve a custom post's capability?

When you register a custom post type, you can specify it's capability: 'capability_type' => 'page', Is there away to retrieve the capability_type within a page (based on the post object ...
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sorting posts (custom_posts) in author page

I want to sort posts (taxonomies) in my authors page, i want to sort them only by there one posts an have the right to edit them. I've try ed select elements but it shows results from search.php
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get_the_post_thumbnail() returning empty string on custom post type

I've been brought in to help out with development on an existing plugin, and have run into a strange issue. Not sure if I'm overlooking something obvious here. The situation: I'm adding a shortcode ...
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Publish post and create additional posts with same content

I'm building a site which allows authors to create a custom post type, and optionally elect to create X amount of additional posts with the same content. In this case all the content is meta values. ...
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Weird capabilities / roles behavior

I've been playing with the custom post types capabilities and some behaviors remains really mysticals for me. The Setup Say you have a Custom Post Type (CPT) called show for defining a radio ...
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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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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 ...