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

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Development of a Wordpress Search Plugin - Best Practices

Searching for around two days to find an answer to my question, I finally registered for this StackExchange. :) My Question is not simple, so I need to start at the very beginning. But to give you an ...
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Adding a drag and drop re-ordering from a custom post type default list

I have custom post type named 'slider_to_be_ordered' and has the following arguments enabled: 'supports' => array( 'title', 'page-attributes' ), 'hierarchical' => true, ...
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Custom Taxonomy's Label to change the text appearing in Appearance > Menu

I have three custom post types, each has its own taxonomy like product_cat, event_cat, media_cat. I labeled all of them with the word "Category" like: register_taxonomy("product_cat", "product", ...
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Custom Taxonomy and tax_query Issue?

I am working on Plugin development and my plugin name is plugindev.I have a custom post type called team.I have a custom taxonomy Team_Category which is being registered by this code ...
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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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Allowing custom role access to custom post type in back end

So I'm having some issues with this and I can't see why. I just need a custom role that can access the blog in the back end. I've added a new post type with a Capability type of blog and a new user ...
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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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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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Fetching private posts or custom post types via WP-API with basic authentication

I've installed WP-API along with Basic Auth. I'm able to fetch cpt posts using curl http://siteurl.com/posts?type={post-type} However, if I change a post to private, it is no longer returned. This ...
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How to Combine Two Custom Post Types into Single Permalink Structure

The website uses - A) A hierarcical Custom Post Type "Destination" to support the following structure, so each tier of the hierarchy could have its own unique destination guide: Territory - ...
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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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Custom media upload content for inserting custom post shortcode

I’m working on a plugin that creates custom post type “portfolio” along with shortcode to insert in any page or post. The shortcode is: [portfolio option1=“1” option2=“0” option3=“1” ] And it works ...
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Inconsistent temporary 404s on whole install | PHP error with post-template.php

I'm deeply confused by this one: I have a WordPress install on a Media Temple GS [one of many which work fine and are configured almost exactly the same] which is occasionally giving me 404s sitewide. ...
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How to remove slug from hierarchical custom types in 3.5.2

I know that is not suggested and that there is lots of discussion about this argument out there. Unfortunally, after a week of trying and tests, I have not managed to remove the slug from my custom ...
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query_posts with a custom post type, a meta_query and sorting by post date?

I've searched the archives and found questions similar to what I need, but haven't found exactly what I want. I've got a bunch of products that are sorted by a meta_key of country, and I'd like to be ...
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Hierarchical Custom Posts - Highlighting Current Post in Sub-Menu

I have created a hierarchical custom post type called events and have used wp_list_pages to list the sub-posts for each event post (See below). This navigation works great, but I cannot figure out how ...
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How to add New Post On clicking a button?

I have a custom post type name guide_tutorial.As I add new post It creates a button name Add Pointer.On clicking the Add pointer button its open a popup which have details about pointer .Now I want ...
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has_term or in_category for Custom Post Types

I have property as a custom post type. I want to display a specific message if the property is in the sold category. To do that, I'm using the function below: if ( has_term('sold', 'category')) { ...
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Filtering a custom post type by custom taxonomy in archive template

I've seen this question posted in different forms before, but most of those solutions are centered around the admin interface, and I haven't found any answers that apply to the front end. I've got a ...
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Select menu should display categories and the item's depth

I have a select menu of a custom post type in the header.php: <?php $selectloop = new WP_Query( array( 'post_type' => 'products', 'posts_per_page' => -1 ) ); echo ...
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Add custom capabilities to existing custom post type

The only way I can find to associate post types with custom capabilities is during the register_post_type function. I'm looking to add a capability for a certain role (my_role) for a post type that ...
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Custom Post Type relationship with hierarchical parent and child permalinks

Trying to get my permalink and url structures to behave nicely. I have a Custom Post Type called Diseases. This post type is hierarchical with parent and child relationships. I have another CPT ...
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Custom Post Type - Search Feature

So my Custom Post Type (CPT) has multiple taxonomies, the only problem I am having is creating a search form. On the frontend they have 5 options, these are: Area, Beds, Academic Year, Student, ...
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Is it possible to to use custom post type types on a page with the same slug somehow?

That is ancient issue, but I still have no idea how to do that correctly. I want to to use custom post type posts on a page with a slug which is the same to that custom posts type rewrite slug. ...
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Custom post listing page layout of custom post type

What is the best way to customise the standard wordpress custom post listing layout. To be specific, I am trying to add a subheading just below the Lessons / Create New Lesson button but before All ...
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list archives per post types

I have a custom page template and in that template, I display the posts from the 3 custom post types <?php $args = array('post_type' => 'news1','posts_per_page' => '10'); $news = new ...
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Category base to url in custom post type/taxonomy

I'm building a recipe site that uses custom post types for recipes. So I searched for including the custom post type categories in the url and found a solution below by Milo. It rewrites the url and ...
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Wordpress custom post query with pagination

I know this is a common issue and there are many solutions out there. Fow showing custom post with WP query , I use a a snippet like this <?php $temp = $wp_query; $wp_query = null; ...
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How to append element after thumbnail

Hey I just wanted to know how to add an element after the first thumbnail image in my loop. Basically I want an HTML div tag inserted after the first image in my post. Anyone know how to do that in ...
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the_content filter on some post types only not working

I'm using a filter on the_content to insert an ad after the first paragraph of a post and it is working fine. But I'm also using a plugin called Live Blogging Plus and it uses a post type called ...
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Show custom post type inside a custom post type

I am kind'a new to wordpress and i need some help. I am building a website that contains articles. in each article page i want to show the writer details(image name and short description). I have ...
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Dynamic Custom Fields

I am working on a custom invoicing system for a client. I am looking for the best way to implement adding products dynamically to the invoice in the wordpress admin. There are hundreds of products ...
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A form that can save/edit after first input

I need a form on my WordPress website that users can input information into through dropdown fields.But i just dont want the information to go away after sending.I need them to still be able to come ...
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wp_reset_postdata() and wp_reset_query() inside shortcode are not working to reset original page query

I'm implementing a form for a frontend post with a shortcode. The form is processed in the same function, reloading the page: function adicionar_ninhada(){ $user_id = get_current_user_id(); if ...
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Custom while loop for hierarchical display of a taxonomy

I'm trying to build an automated mega menu that loops through all product-category terms and displays them in a hierarchical underscored list, as well as including post in each term. For example, ...
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Removed custom post type slug but not working for child pages

There are many discussions going about to handle child pages for custom post types were the custom post type slug has been removed. This results into an 404 because Wordpress can't match a valid ...
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Terms showing up in object cache on unrelated pages

This is perplexing. I'm running Debug Bar on my dev site. I noticed today that the object cache reporting shows memory taken up by terms I've created using register_taxonomy when not on pages ...
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Prioritize posts in query by meta keys?

I have a CPT called jobs. In my single jobs page I am counting page views with these functions: /********* Post Views counter ***********/ remove_action( 'wp_head', ...
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Homepage's content is dependent on the custom field values (set automatically), how do I get homepage to update without manually updating page?

I have a custom field in my home page called "Featured posts". There are two fields: title and post. The post field returns post_object with post_type as posts. In my functions.php I have added the ...
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Show Custom Post Type meta boxes only on Page Edit

I've went through the laborious process of creating the CPT. I see it on the sidebar of my WP install, I can add new, save data, and on frontend I can output the data. Is it possible with WP to move ...
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Lists Posts from CPT that match the Title of the Page

I am trying to get all the posts associated with the Title of a page. This is what I currently have: <?php $title_to_tag_posts_query = new WP_Query( array( 'tag' => ...
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How to show custom taxonomy in the permalink?

I used the Portfolio Post Type Plugin to create custom tax and post type. I would like to show the custom taxonomy on the portfolio projects. portfolio/customtaxonomy/project while now is ...
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Lists custom taxonomy terms that has specific custom field value assigned to the term (not post)

As title reads, I am trying to list specific custom tax's terms in a custom post type archive's page. My setup: Custom post type: 'podcast' Custom Taxonomy: 'showname' -> Custom Field for above ...
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How to get updated data when save_post triggers?

I am running a function to do some stuff when save_post triggers to use new data. However, the $post object it returns, contains old data of the post, not new data! How can I get new post data inside ...
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'Pages' widget alternative for custom post types?

I want to make a menu from hierarchical custom post type. There is a default WordPress widget called 'Pages' that give you list of all the pages preserving their hierarchy. Is the a way to use this ...
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Adding the_content() in custom template email

Let my explain the scenario first: I have a very custom page template. That is use in combination with a CPT and a few Custom fields. The CPT is called "werklijsten" (it's in dutch so bare with me) ...
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Meta Query posts not showing on ending date of custom field

I feel like my logic is off, but the short version is I have 2 custom fields spitting out unformated times for event-start-date and event-end-date. I don't want to show a post if the start-date is not ...
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Get the taxonomy of a post hierarchically

I would like to get all the taxonomy of one post (in a loop), hierarchically. Example I have those taxonomies, and the ID of the tax in bracket. Tax1(1) -Tax2(3) --Tax3(2) I would like to gather ...
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Creating a Page Template to display all items from a Custom Post Type

To begin with I should note that I'm fairly new to both php and editing in the WordPress-files, BUT I have actually managed to succesfully create a page template that puts out a list of all items in a ...
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What is best way to prevent access to Custom Post Types unless authenticated when the post type has an archive and is publicly queryable?

What is best way to prevent access to Custom Post Types unless authenticated when the post type has an archive and is publicly_queryable? Is code below enough to keep the content secure and prevent ...