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 do I associate a custom post type with another through a taxonomy or storing an ID in a custom field?

I'm working this problem discussed here: Custom Comment Types, but I need more clues to map out the process. I want to create custom post types and associations between Questions & Answers, and ...
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How do I get the top-level terms in a custom taxonomy?

I have a custom hierarchical taxonomy setup for a conference website. The top-level terms in this taxonomy are Dates, which have child terms representing session slots on that date. I'm trying to ...
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next_post_link on custom taxonomy

I want to use next_post_link and prev_post_link to return only the next post in my custom taxonomy of a custom post type. I have a custom post type called "work_posts" which has the taxonomy "...
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How can I rewrite URLs to pass taxonomy and post type values to the query?

So I have a site with about 6 custom post types.Three of these post types are attached to a single custom taxonomy. I would like to be able to list_cats in the sidebar and spit out a url like ../%...
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Howto control custum taxonomy order?

I have a site with custom taxonomy. I want to give the client the ability to control the taxonomy order. How can I do that ?
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How to link categories to custom taxonomy terms?

In a site I have registered some custom taxonomies. I want to have sort of a linkage between one of the custom taxonomies and the categories (which is, also, a taxonomy by itself), in such a way: If ...
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How can I merge this function(s) that inserts terms to a custom taxonomy with this other that adds a custom taxonomy filter?

Few days ago I asked a question about How to show a custom taxonomy in a custom post type column (and insert some 'default' terms to the custom taxonomy). Then I saw an answer for Adding a Taxonomy ...
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Removing the “Popular Terms” area from the Taxonomy Edit Screen in the Admin Area

Personally I really dislike how wordpress shows all the "popular terms" in different sizes on the taxonomy add/edit screen in the admin area. Does anyone know of a way to either remove this entire ...
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Custom Post Types - Titles as Taxonomies

I am developing a church media center using custom post types. I have a custom post type called 'Series' and a custom post type called 'Sermons'. Each Series must have an Title, Image, and ...
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Altering the appearance of custom taxonomy inputs

I'm working on a site that will make use of a few custom taxonomies (for custom post types). I've chosen to make some of the taxonomies hierarchical because the method of inputting values (checking ...
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Change order of Custom Taxonomy List

By default WordPress orders custom taxonomies (as tags in this case) by alphabetical order not by the order they were entered in the tag box. Is anyone aware of a way to show the custom taxonomies in ...
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Get wordpress taxonomy slug name(s) to use as div class

I'm trying to mark up my posts using their custom taxonomy slug as the div class so that they can be filtered... So far what I have displays the taxonomy name but what I need is the slug so I have a ...
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'Organize Series Plugin' as muti author feature

Currently with organize series plugin author level user cannot manage their own series. I am trying to add feature to the plugin so that author level user can create & manage their own post and ...
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limit selection of custom taxonomies to one?

I have a site with CPT (short for custom post type) "bagp_deals" and custom taxonomies "ba_locations" and "ba_cats" basically Its post type of "Deals" with "Location" and "Categories" as hierarchical ...
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How-to leverage WordPess for creating Extended Social Profiles

My question is actually quite simple, but I think there are a number of answers to choose from: If one were to use WordPress, what would be the most elegant way of creating a part of the website that ...
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Display types of posts in edit.php instead of All, Published, Scheduled and Draft

By default, the post list (edit.php) in the admin panel displays a couple of options. It looks like this: All (10) | Published (8) | Scheduled (1) | Draft (1) I want to change this to display ...
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Problem with removing post tags programmatically

I use the following function in order to retrieve tags of a post, remove an element from the array and then set the result to the post: $post_tags = wp_get_post_terms( $post_id ); foreach ( $...
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Sorting the Loop by Taxonomy Value

This is a similar question to Sorting for each custom taxonomy, but I don't feel like it was clearly asked or responded to. I have a custom post type "player" and a custom taxonomy "player_details". ...
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How to remove parent taxonomy name from the title generated by wp_title()?

I have a custom taxonomy "Portfolio Categories", and a few these categories say "Cloth", "Shoes", ... When open some category page, i want the title to be like 'Site Name | Cloth', but with wp_title()...
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Sub-Theme (based on Taxonomies)

This feels like a fairly simple question, though I fear, may be a complicated answer. Is there an way (via plugin or code) to make a theme change some basic CSS elements based on a taxonomy term. So ...
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Is It Possible To Have Shared Wordpress Custom Post Types?

I am developing a website for a record label and the basically it uses quite a few custom post types for various pieces of information. My problem is that I feel the same bits of information are being ...
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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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Help with issues on “Adding a Taxonomy Filter to Admin List for a Custom Post Type?”

This question relates to a solution found here from user somatic and mikeSchinkel I am testing somatic's solution, and it loads and populates the dropdown with no issues, but When you click filter, ...
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Remove Custom Taxonomy Base

I am using custom taxonomies with WordPress 3.0.4 I am wondering if anyone knows how to remove the taxonomy base from the URL? I have seen plugins that do it for categories and tags, but not for ...
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Can I turn off write-in tags/taxonomies?

One of the big problems my site staff has had with tags is the overwhelming number of similar or duplicate tags, due to the write-in ability. I'm about to add new custom taxonomies to my site for ...
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Making pages also serve as taxonomies? Or give full pages to taxonomies?

I run a video game news blog. When my staff writes a news article or a review, I would like them to be able to "assign" that post to a game (if applicable), so then I could have the single.php ...
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Custom post types with custom directories

I'd like to run a WordPress install with open registration so that anyone can sign up and post to a custom post type that would live at... domain.com/open/date/the-post-title I'd also like to run a ...
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How do you remove a Category-style (hierarchical) taxonomy metabox?

I was wondering if someone can help me with this. I'm currently following Shibashake's tutorial about creating custom meta-boxes that include taxonomy selection here: http://shibashake.com/wordpress-...
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How to display post from one custom post type in another custom post type with the same taxonomy?

I created two custom post types and one custom taxonomy. I wanted to be able to link the two different post types by applying the same taxonomy to both. How could I do this? Scenrio: Custom Post ...
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Query posts with double taxonomy

So I have a custom type called "vendors" and two custom taxonomies for it. One is "state" and the other is "type". I am trying to list all the vendors from a certain state on one page. I'm using the ...
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Is there a way to use regular categories with custom post types?

Is there a way to use regular categories with custom post types? It seems like there is better functionality and options with regular categories (such as permalink options, etc.).
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custom taxonomies on permalink

is it possible to bring custom taxonomies to permalink? currently my permalink is looking something like this /%postname%/%category% but i also want to add custom taxonomies to my ...
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Remove slug from Custom Category Permalink + dual-category permalinks

I'll try to make this as clear as possible. I'm am trying to figure out a few things to clean up the permalinks on a large website project. We're using custom post types and ~200+ custom categories (...
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Query custom taxonomy by term id?

I made a custom post type and a custom taxonomy, but I have a problem. When I access the url http://www.ithemes.co.kr/?shopcat=galaxy-s, it works well. But when I access the url http://www.ithemes.co....
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Creating a custom Admin panel

I'm building a Wordpress Plugin and it has two tables and some data. Right now, for displaying and changing the data, I'm using the wpdb function and manually creating the user interface (mimicking ...
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Custom Taxonomy Term Caching?

I have two Custom Post Types, "event", and "opportunity". They share a custom hierarchal taxonomy, "location". My client had added a handful of terms (United States (parent), then a few States (...
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Add multiple taxonomy filters to edit.php that support search

After reading through this fantastic tutorial by Mike Schinkel: Adding a Taxonomy Filter to Admin List for a Custom Post Type? I have discovered a few issues that I need to work out. Search does ...
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Controlling Taxonomy Category listings to hide and unhide specifics

I have a vertical menu using the superfish script that shows categories in a custom 'productcategory' taxonomy. This menu has multiple levels, and is hierarchical.At the bottom of each branch of the ...
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Set menu active state for custom posttype and category, given custom taxonomy term

How to set the menu active state for a custom posttype and category, given a custom taxonomy term? I have a custom taxonomy: region, a custom posttype: business, and use the categories taxonomy. My ...
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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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How to create non-unique sub-category slugs?

What’s the best way to make Wordpress accept non-unique sub-category slugs? By default, Wordpress ensures that every ‘slug’ portion of permalink URLs is unique, and is very savvy about using this to ...
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How to prevent posts duplicating when viewing a custom taxonomy term

My question is fairly basic. I have an archive.php and inside I have the main loop like so: <?php if (have_posts()) : while (have_posts()) : the_post(); ?> Do stuff here <?php endwhile; ...
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term_description help

i have a piece of code which is helped to display the description of custom taxonomies but i want to put <h1> tag for the title of description, but that description box doesn't takes html tags, ...
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Associating an “author” with a custom taxonomy

I have a custom role, "Ministry Representative", which is able to log in and create and manage their own "Opportunities" and "Events", which is each a custom post type. On the front end of the site, ...
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Custom post types, taxonomies, and permalinks

This is driving me nuts and I'm sure it's simple but nothing I search for comes up with a simple structure (everything is very complex). I have a custom post type product_listing and a custom ...
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quey posts from different categories with taxonomy

I wonder if someone could help me. I just upgrade my wordpress and start to use taxonomy. what I want to do is to query posts from different categories. I used to do it like this query_posts('cat=...
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Dynamic variable for custom taxonomy in loop?

I have a custom page template that loops through all custom posts with the post_type of "product_listing" AND the custom taxonomy "product_cat" of "shirts" and returns 4 posts per page (as seen below:)...
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drop-down list another query

i tried this code, it is not giving me any 404 page instead it is giving me the same page back, now i think the submit buttons needs to be configured function the_taxonomy_dropdown($taxonomy) { $id ...
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drop-down list taxonomy problem

i have a function of custom taxonomies to display a drop down list on my website, which is working fine, but there is one problem, the default value is a custom taxonomy, but that i dont want, i want ...
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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 ...