Since WordPress 2.3, plugin and theme authors have had the ability to create custom taxonomies-- essentially specialized "categories"-- to help organize information.

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Custom Post Type Pagination & duplicate posts

I'm working on a template which will use some custom-post-types & custom-taxonomies.. I'm having problems with pagination and duplicate posts. HOME.PHP LOOP #1 On the homepage (home.php) I have ...
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Understanding Permalinks on Custom Post Types

I hate to try to reinvent the wheel here, but none of the suggested post seem to work in answering my question. I am building a system for our 30 Under 30 honorees, which is basically setup as a ...
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Modify “View” in admin panel for custom taxonomy

Fristly, sorry for my bad english. Secondly, I can't find a solution for my problem since 2 weeks. It's a simple things but I can't find how to do it. I explain my problem : I got 2 custom taxonomies ...
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Query Custom Post Type by Taxonomy

I've created a query working fine pulling posts from a specific taxonomy—but before I had only 7 taxonomies that were permanent, now I have sub taxonomies under that main taxonomy and they will be ...
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Exclude from search all custom posts which are NOT in a taxonomy term

I have a custom post with a taxonomy associated to it. That taxonomy only has one term, and posts either belong to it or not, in a boolean fashion. On the search results, I wish to show the custom ...
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Ordering values entered in Custom Taxonomies

I found a great article on Custom Taxonomies here. I have a specific requirement related to ordering values entered in the Custom Taxonomies. How do I display the terms entered in the meta boxes in ...
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Order posts by (hierarchical custom) taxonomy terms and term children

The scenario a custom post type wiki a (hierarchical) custom taxonomy topics a page template archive-wiki.php The situation Posts show up and get ordered by post_date (which is the default). The ...
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Navigation won’t update to show full path to single post

I have a site with a custom post type “projects” and two taxonomies “clients” and “mediums”. For the navigation I’m using a custom nav walker (that extends Walker_Nav_Menu). This all works very well ...
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tax_query not working in template

I have a custom post type called 'product' with a registered taxonomy 'product-type'. I want to display all post from a particular taxonomy from custom post type. In my case I want to display all the ...
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Custom Post Type Permalink For Parent/Child, 404 Page Not Found Error

Here we have a snippet from a functions.php file... add_action('init', 'create_recipes'); function create_recipes() { $recipes_args = array( ...some properies..., 'hierarchical' ...
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Get Taxonomy Term Title by it's URL

I have a URL - http://localhost/products/product-name/ and I want to use this URL to retrieve the title Product Name This is out of loop, so the URL provided is all I have to work from. Product Name ...
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Hierarchical Custom Post Types or Similar

Doing a site for an architecture firm. Want to organize this very intelligently. I know of a lot of different ways to do what I'm about to explain, but I want to know the most efficient way/most ...
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How to modify URL structures in custom post types and taxonomies or terms

I am well aware that there are several posts covering the topic of customizing the permalink URL structure of custom post types, custom taxonomies, and taxonomy terms. However, none of them are real ...
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Return only the custom sub-term for custom post type, do not echo term-parent

I've made a custom function that retrieves the custom taxonomy term for a list of posts in a query, and echos both the name and the link. Additionally, it also excludes listing a term if I specify the ...
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Wordpress renames slug of tags used in multiple taxonomies?

I've noticed Wordpress renames the slug of identical tags used across multiple taxonomies, is there an easy way to change this behavior? Let's say I create a tag called Nintendo under the publisher ...
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Listing all term items alphabetically / sorting loop

I have my own custom post type and it has its own taxonomy and terms. Whenever user visits http://example.com/mytaxonomy/myterm I want the page to display all items within this term alphabetically. ...
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Why is my WP_Query outputting my entries twice?

I am using a small shortcode to output a list of movie titles arranged by decades. decades is my custom taxonomy with terms like 1930s 1940s etc. Here is my shortcode: [fashionfilms ...
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Website loading slowly - Advanced Custom Fields images

I'm currently using get_field with Advanced Custom Fields plugin (see here) to get a single image for search results. The end result is that these pages are loading slow, as I believe this is due to ...
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Page for custom taxonomy

I'm a newbie in WordPress and I've just created a new custom-taxonomy called categories under a custom post type called arts. Is there a way I can create a custom page to display the 'categories's ...
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Metabox to list/store a certain type of post tag

I'm at an impasse here. I'm admin-ing a food blog for a friend. She enters the ingredients for each recipe post as post tags. Down the road I'm going to create a page where a user sees a list of all ...
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Tax query not producing any results

I have created a custom post type called 'course' which has 7 posts each being an individual training course. I've also tagged them with individual custom taxonomies 'course_codes' eg. h001, h002, ...
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Custom post type and taxonomy - show related posts

I have a Projects custom post type with a custom taxonomy of Services. Each project can have multiple services ticked. On the project page I am using the following code to pull back related projects ...
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How can I convert some categories to a custom taxonomy?

I have a WordPress install that has a ton of categories. I want to convert some of these categories into a custom taxonomy. For example, I have: Categories: Category A Subcategory 1 Subcategory 2 ...
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Custom SQL Query on Custom Post Type. Order by Taxonomy?

I've created a custom post type called 'publications' and a custom taxonomy called 'topics'. I'm also using the standard taxonomy of 'category'. My Custom Query makes sure that it fetches ALL ...
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Insert taxonomy slug into loop class

I am a loss here since I have looked at dozens of tutorials and posts all over the internet on how to get the slug for a taxonomy and nothing I try seems to work. The taxonomy shows up fine when I ...
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custom taxonomy relationship

I'm customizing wordpress by creating several taxonomies for a website. Actually, I created 'Services' custom post type with several taxonomy in it. Then, I'm going to create 'Case History' custom ...
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How to produce a sub-page-system in Wordpress

I am currently new to Wordpress development and I am developing a custom theme with a few custom post types and custom functionality. For the most part, it was pretty easy to find the information I ...
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List all posts in custom post type by taxonomy

Is there a way I can list all posts in a specific custom post type and arrange them by the custom taxonomy term attached to them? For example; Taxonmy Term #1 Post Type Post Type Post Type Taxonomy ...
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Custom Type add Transitions

I have created a custom post type for a slider (namely Piecemaker). I can add posts with featured images and descriptions, that can be used with the slider. Also, I have added a taxonomy for actually ...
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How to get a list of taxonomy terms which are being used only within certain post types?

I have a custom taxonomy called 'locations' which is being shared across a bunch of post types. I want to make a select field dropdown list of my locations (terms) to let users go to the taxonomy term ...
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Taxonomy-{taxnonomy}.php is not working

I have just created a custom post type (portfolio) for a wordpress website. I also have added a Custom Taxonomy called (portfoliocategory). I have created a archive page for my Custom Post Type ...
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Use custom posts as taxonomy term meta replacement?

Taxonomies are very useful for all sorts of things. But as many have pointed out they suffer from their lack of ability to carry metadata. Assuming I have only posts that don't have 'natural' parents ...
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need help with existing code showing subpages

I am helping a friend make some changes to a wordpress theme. At the moment displaying subpages works only for one parent and its subpages (the one with id 31), but we want it to work for all pages ...
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get tags from custom post type

I have a custom post type called "portfolio" with 2 registered taxonomies : portfolio_category and portfolio_tag. I'm using a custom theme that use a lot of javascript/jquery. So this is how the ...
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Excluding a custom taxonomy term breaks wp_get_post_terms

I'm trying to exclude one custom taxonomy from an archive page, and then show the terms of the returned posts. When I run WP_Query to exclude the custom term, it returns the posts correctly, but no ...
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Rewrite rules for varying nested terms of custom taxonomy

I've searched the net an the only working solution to this seems to be this post by Jeff which does everything except handle nested terms. Does anybody know how to change the rewrite based on the ...
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search query within custom taxonomy term, post title and meta field

I want to create a search that does: Search within my custom taxonomy - custom-tags search the post title search select meta field ?? dont know search with custom post type - easy part I looked ...
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Display one post from each term in a custom taxonomy

I am trying to display a list which shows one post (and information about the person posting) from each custom taxonomy term. The code I am using is as follows, but it is instead printing out EVERY ...
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Function code problem

I changed my taxonomy slug from singular to plural ("state" to states"). Ever since then my taxonomy has been broken. It used to say OTHER instead of the state name. Now my urls look like this ...
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Copying taxonomy term to custom field

I have a custom post type called "listing", and a custom taxonomy called "listing_state". I'm using formidable to create posts. What I am trying to do is have two things happen when a user selects ...
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Change the Custom Taxonomy URL Slug pattern

Below is how the URL layout is for my site using a Custom Post type called book and a custom tag taxonomy called book_tag I am un-happy with the way Wordpress is writing the URL for my custom tag ...
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Does WordPress limit the length of slug names for Post Meta or Terms?

The WordPress Codex states the the Post Type Names and Taxonomy Names have a limit to the slug name. Register Post Type -- max. 20 characters, can not contain capital letters or spaces Register ...
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Custom Post Type URL doesn't work anymore

Suddenly one of my custom post types stopped working properly. More precisely, I have a custom post type called Apps where I have a few posts. Everything was working properly until I've created a new ...
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Custom posts and custom taxonomies for many products and categories?

I'm a little confused about custom posts and custom taxonomies... I've read it everywhere but I didn't understand very well.. I would build a wordpress site, with many products, categories, feature ...
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Wordpress Search documentation: how to improve search query using taxonomy terms, custom meta fields?

I'm trying to understand how Wordpress search works. I haven't found much info on the Codex. Arguably, search is not the best WP feature. Even Wordpress.org uses Google Search. I would like to make a ...
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Hierarchical taxonomy UI

I don't like the way the taxonomies are displayed within the Wordpress admin and was wondering if anyone knew the best way to hook in and change it. Currently if I select some terms within my post ...
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using custom taxonomies with custom post types: display list of posts by 'category'

I still don't quite understand when it's best to use custom post types vs custom taxonomies.. or both together at once. I have Menus as my custom post type. There's nothing about it that needs to look ...
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Search functionality in 'taxonomy postbox' on edit post page

I created a custom taxonomy and added lots of terms. If I edit a page and want to add a certain term. It takes a lot of time to find the right one. I would like to have the WP autosuggest search ...
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How can I get Taxonomy Images to work with 'orderby' argument?

I'm using the Taxonomy Images plugin and am trying to sort the taxonomy but Taxonomy Images isn't playing nice. This works: $terms = get_terms( 'work_cat', $args ); but this doesn't: $terms = ...
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Adding Multiple Values to a Post Meta Key

I have a question about adding multiple post meta values to a post meta key. Here is a link to the WordPress add_post_meta(); function in question. The $unique parameter is a little on the fuzzy ...