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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How to convert regular categories to custom taxonomy?

I have a big list of categories/subcategories (around 60 in all). It now makes sense that instead of these categories being available to any post type's category list, these categories should be moved ...
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Dynamic page slug for Custom Taxonomies?

I have a custom page "fine-art", which lists the different types of fine art that we produce based on the custom-taxonomy "fine_art_category". Some of the custom taxonomies are wood, metal, Fine Art ...
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Best Way to Leverage Custom Post Type Related Content and Consider SEO

I'm doing a real estate project for a client. I've created a custom post type called "communities" to list new construction communities in her area. I also want to have deeper sub pages but I would ...
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Query two taxonomies via URL or link?

I've been banging my head about this, and have created a work-around, but it would be much nicer for my site's organisation if I could figure this out. I want to be able to query posts across two ...
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The same slug in multiple taxonomies

We have a project that uses several custom taxonomies, and we're finding that the client wants to add the same term in several of them. While the first slug for Foo may be foo, subsequent copies of ...
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Copy a Taxonomy Term into the Post Title for a certain Custom Post Type

I am using Gravity Forms to allow users to create posts from the front end. However, the way this site I am building is going to work, one specific Post_Type is essentially just a "Data" post. There ...
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Best practices for complex taxonomies

I have a question about complex taxonomies. What are the pros and cons of tagging multiple terms? For example, tagging the lowest "child" or all of them up to the "parent." I'm currently working on a ...
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Sort posts by number of matched terms

I have form where I list all terms associated with posts as check boxes, user should pick few of them, hit search and get all posts that match all chosen terms. It works great when there are posts ...
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wp_get_object_terms - How can I order the resulting array by hierarchy?

I'm returning a custom hierarchal taxonomy via wp_get_object_terms. The trouble is that the results are being ordered by name or count, neither of which are proving reliable. (I'm using a custom ...
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Rewrite permalinks for custom posttype and custom taxonomy

How to rewrite permalinks for a custom posttype and custom taxonomy? I have a custom taxonomy: region, and a custom posttype: business. Now, how to rewrite the permalink, so that for a category, ...
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Hook to process a new taxonomy tag before it is created?

I am working on a website where there is a custom taxonomy for places, which can be either cities or states. The users are supposed to tag each post with a city and a state. To deal with ...
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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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Display child taxonomy until the last child

I want to show child categories list on parent taxonomy which I almost obtained using wp_list_categories The problem is I want to show my custom post type of the last child category when I reach last ...
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Is it possible to have a taxonomy archive that lists taxonomy terms?

For example, I have a post type called foo. I can view all posts of type foo at the following url: mysite.com/foo. I then attach a taxonomy called bar, in which the terms are foobar and foobaz. I ...
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WP_List_Table inside metabox not working on submit

I'm trying to display a WP_List_table inside a metabox. The metabox is for a custom taxonomy called 'service' which is registered to a custom post type called 'office'. The table columns contain input ...
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Using URL parameters, list posts from category and custom taxonomy

For example, http://example.com/?cat=6&tag=books lists posts that belong to category ID 6 and tagged 'books' (i.e. posts that satisfy both conditions). Similarly, ...
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Extend walker class with custom post types [closed]

I'm using the walker class below, but I can't make it work with custom posts. class Zwp_Walker_Nav_Menu_Dynamic extends Walker_Nav_Menu { function end_el(&$output, $item, $depth) { ...
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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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Help with a TV series Rewrite structure

Not sure if this is possible, but bear with me. I think I am halfway there. First a little background: I'm using the build in hierarchy in WordPress to form relationships between post types. I ...
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Highlight nav menu terms

OK so i have custom post types and custom taxonomies. I have a sub-menu that is made of the custom taxonomies. Example: registered taxonomy: Movies and terms: action, adventures, etc. (= menu ...
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How to display custom taxonomies in posts?

Almost all themes display categories (with its permalink) by default. I am looking for similar type of code to add in my theme. From where can I get it? To create custom taxonomies, I'm using More ...
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Permalinks: custom post type -> custom taxonomy -> post

I am having trouble working with wordpress' rewrite rules, and could use some help. I have a custom post type called shows. All shows have a single custom taxonomy category show-category. A show ...
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Get current page's taxonomy

I've got some pages with a custom taxonomy for each page and i'm trying to retrieve this taxonomy on the page. I'd basically need something like the_current_taxonomy() like the_title(). This has to ...
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Get term name from term ID?

I cannot figure out how to get the taxonomy term name if I have the taxonomy term's ID. This is my current code // create a dropdown menu of the quantity taxonomy wp_dropdown_categories( ...
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Include and Exclude Taxonomies From Archives & Feeds Using 'pre_get_posts'

What I am trying to do? My blog uses a custom taxonomy called edition with terms like us-canada (6), eu (7) and india (8) -- term slug (ID). I want to make sure that posts not assigned to any ...
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Custom Taxonomies but with Icons associated?

Can I have custom taxonomies but with icons associated with them? Example: I want a list of skills I used for my portfolio item (eg. PHP, MySQL, CSS etc). Instead of text, I thought of displaying ...
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Displaying Posts Related to Other Posts by a Taxonomy Term?

I have a custom post type for musician's profiles, and a taxonomy for their location (categorised hierachically into Countries and then Cities). On the musician's individual profile pages I need to ...
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Custom edit post column - category not showing

I added a custom column to a custom post type: add_filter('manage_posts_columns', 'custom_columns', 10); add_action('manage_posts_custom_column', 'custom_columns_thumb', 10, 2); function ...
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get term archive url / link

I created custom post types & custom taxonomies for these. Example: actors (taxonomy) for movies (post type). Now I want to show up in my widget some terms and a more link for the actors terms ...
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Are Custom Taxonomy Templates Possible?

I am trying to have some information specific to a taxonomy term appear above that taxonomy's archive list. Example: Taxonomy is 'Sports', with football, soccer, and baseball being terms within the ...
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How to get WooCommerce Product Category Link by ID?

WooCommerce's product categories are a custom taxonomy called product_cat. In a function I'm writing, I'm using get_categories with the taxonomy parameter set to product_cat. Everything works fine and ...
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Filtering custom taxonomies

This is a cross post from the WordPress forums, which I apologize for, but it has been almost a week and not getting any response there so hoping someone here can help. If I do get a reply in either ...
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How to Build a Movie Library in WordPress 3.x

To help me learn WordPress development, I'd like to go "beyond the blog" and build a personal movie library -- similar to IMDb but on a much smaller scale. I need help understanding how to approach ...
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Using a loop to display terms associated with a post

I'm using a custom post type and custom taxonomies, and using the following to display the terms of the taxonomies on the post page: the_terms( $post->ID, 'taxname', 'beforetext', ', '); Is ...
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Getting Wordpress custom taxonomy/category?

Well, I'm using my own taxonomy for custom post type. It looks like this: register_taxonomy("our_gallery", array("gallery"), array("hierarchical" => true, "label" => "Types", "singular_label" ...
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How i add new link after Edit | Quick Edit | Trash | View in quick edit section

I want to add new link in custom post type . I have create a custom post type and i want to add new link after Edit | Quick Edit | Trash | View links like Edit | Quick Edit | Trash | View | PDF . How ...
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Advanced Tax Query

Below is my tax query, at the moment this returns all posts which have at least one of the specified terms. Is there a way I can have it return only posts which have ALL of the specified terms? ...
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What are the differences between custom post type and custom page templates?

What is the difference between custom taxonomies and page templates and custom post types? I think I understand that taxonomy is used to organize data. CPTs are used to give your data a different ...
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Formating the_terms() function output

This code: <?php the_terms($post->ID, 'type') ?> Gives: <a href="/archives/type/image" rel="tag">Tag</a> What do to if I want to display only "Tag" word, not link eg. Tag ...
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How do I filter posts by taxomony using AJAX

I found this post that describes how to filter category posts with Ajax and it works great, but I also want to filter my custom taxonomies the same way and I can't get it to work. It shows me all ...
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Advanced custom fields - taxonomy terms images [closed]

I used the Advanced Custom Fields plugin to add a custom field to my taxonomy. That custom field is an image which is associated with the term. Now I have a page where I display a list of all terms ...
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How to Add Custom Fields to Custom Taxonomies in Wordpress CLEANLY

Saving extra fields that were added to a taxonomy. I want the most proper & efficient way of doing so. Where should I save the new fields? 2 possible solutions are to 1) Use the Wordpress ...
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pre get posts changing the query

i need to change the posts in taxonomy.php page. I have a meta_key which i want to compare to meta value. But currently my code is not returning anything. I am sure i am missing something. Please let ...
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Check if post type has term

I have a custom post type, called articles. I've also created a taxonomy called subject. Each article has a subject, just like posts have categories. Now to the problem. When I'm on the ...
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Custom post type / custom fields

I'm working on a client site and need the following: A custom post type called 'Agreements' On the Agreements edit panel, show a list of "Offices" checkboxes. Users can select multiple Offices per ...
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Is it possible to add taxonomies to user profiles?

I would like to know if it's possible to add taxonomies in the user profile, without hacks. So far I have been able to add taxonomies to custom post types and all, but now I would like to add it to ...
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Checking if a Page has an Associated Term?

I am looking for a way to do some conditional logic on terms associated with a post. Essentially I created my own custom taxonomy for "age groups" and have created three terms for them. Kids, Teens, ...
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Ordering Posts List By Taxonomy Terms?

I am wondering how to write code to order a list of posts by their terms from custom taxonomies? Here is what I have so far: I have a page that lists all the posts in a Custom Post Type, on one ...
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Exclude a term of a taxonomy with a custom post type in a search

I've got a WooCommerce category for sold items within WooCommerce's custom post type of 'product'. What I'm trying to do is have the site search only return results from the product post type but also ...
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get_terms - only top level

I am trying to get only top level term: $cat_args = array( 'parent ' => 0, 'number' => 10, 'hide_empty' => false, ); $categories = get_terms( ...