Modifications to theme and plugin files to create new functionality.

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Do widget options need to be escaped widget()?

I was wondering if you really need to escape user submitted data (widget option fields) within the widget() and form() functions (from the widget class) ? I don't see a reason to do this, if the data ...
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Retrieving and Storing Images Linked from Other Domains on Local Server?

(Moderator's note: The original title was "Copy and Paste picture in post without linking to original") When I copy and paste a picture from another editor window it appears nicely but it links to ...
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Custom sidebar category listing?

I am trying to make a custom Category Display on my side bar and for that I need some way to get both, the category list and the child list in 2 different arrays or something alike... First, I tried ...
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How to create a completely private wordpress with multiple membership levels

Hello I would like to create a private WordPress blog for friend and family and I would also require to restrict certain content for only family which the level of friends can't view. It could be ...
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What changes we need to make to a theme so it can be installed as a MU Theme?

I downloaded the free Wootheme Irrestible and if installed on a stand alone Wordpress, works very well. Now, if we enable Multiple Sites on 3.x and set this theme to be the theme of a new site it ...
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Is there any W3C compatible Share & Follow plugin?

I'm trying to build a fully W3C compatible blog. But I couldn't find a fully W3C compatible plugin. I want a simple plugin that provides share, tweet and like icons, sociable style. I don't want my ...
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Is there a quick way to find out what posts haven't been tagged?

Basically exactly what the title says, I am running 3.0.1 and want to be able to quickly flag up posts that have no tags currently assigned to them.
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Multiple RSS feeds scroller in one sidebar

How can i have multiple RSS feeds scroller in one sidebar. I want the RSS feeds of CNN, BBC, google news, USA today etc, all at the same time, is it possible to duplicate an RSS scrolling widget?
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want to create a subcategory.php to manage subcats

is it possible to create a subcategory.php and use it to manage subcats. or is there a way to get around this. if it is not possible.. is there something like this <?php if(is_subcategory() || ...
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Creating a searchable A-Z listing of hundreds of companies/services

I am about to create a webbased guide. A guide that will list numerous of companies - their services, contact information and so on. And I need help coding this! I am using Genesis News Child Theme ...
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Recommendations for books/resource to get started with wordpress 3 development (plugins/themes) [closed]

i am looking for learning resources to get started with wordpress 3 (i'd like to learn the latest) plugin/theme development. i also looked at Recommendations for an In-Depth WordPress Book? i am ...
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Multisite on Rackspace Cloud (ubuntu lucid)

First post in this astonishing exchange. Glad to be here. I've installed WP3 on Rackspace Cloud, under an Ubuntu Lucid installation, properly configured all the multisite dependancies, network blogs ...
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How to edit theme functions file to modify pagination?

By default, when adding <!--nextpage-->, the following links are displayed: Pages: 1 2 I need to replace "Pages:" with a graphic arrow which links back to the previous page, and append a ...
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Suggestions for Implementing a Wedding Website in WordPress?

A would like to create a website in WordPress that allows user to create wedding websites. What suggestions can you give me on how to implement it?
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Why do posts disappear from admin after upgrading from WP 2.7.1 to 3.0.1?

After upgrading from WP 2.7.1 to 3.0.1, many of my posts are not showing in the admin section. I have almost 30 posts, but they're not showing on the post admin page. I created a mirror so I have a ...
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Does any one have Idea to get these functionalities with the plugin wp-multi-network

I am using the plugin wp-multi-network(http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/wp-multi-network/) to maintain child networks under multi site.Using this I can create child networks.But I can’t set sign up ...
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Custom login with external provider iframe and data object

I'm trying to couple an external authentication system as a replacement of the actual WordPress login, but this external authentication system is a little bit weird according to many tutorials and ...
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1 Wordpress installation with 2 pages: every page gets a separate domain

I have 1 WP installation with 2 subpages in it. Each of those 2 pages should get a separate domain: Wordpress (domain1.com) Home :: domain1.com Subpage (id=8) :: domain2.com Is this rather ...
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Allow users to create posts without logging in?

I am working on a site where users can share their story. Every story is a blog post. I don't want that they mail me the story and I publish them, I want to provide them a form where they provide the ...
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Compare the old get_theme_mod($name) to the new get_theme_mod($name) return value

I want to have this kind of validation in my code: if (/*OLD*/get_theme_mod($name) != /*NEW*/get_theme_mod($name)) { // do something.. } That code will execute after pressing the "Save & ...
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Comments not nesed with custom template

I have a custom template for to show my comments. For some reason, there are not nested while looking in the back-end of Wordpress, I see that some comments have a parent. They are simply displayed ...
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Permission issue with custom post type - not added to menu - by plugin

I've created a custom post type and taxonomy like this... function register_post_type_products() { $labels = array( 'name' => _x('Produkter', 'post type general name'), ...
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Best practice for adding posts in bulk

I have a set of custom post types and taxonomies I've added using the Custom Post Type UI plugin, and need to enter several hundred entries ( >500 ) How can I import this data in bulk? E.g. as a csv? ...
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Pages are not saving due to custom post type

I have a custom post type "soto_user". In which I have custom meta field named "Publish" from which user can select 'YES' or 'No'. If user selects "Yes" and click Publish button then post should be ...
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Diffrent User registration form for doctor and patient

I am building a health care website. where both patient and doctors are allowed to register. Here I want to register doctors by different registration form and should be available with different ...
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How could I change my Permalink from blog to custom structure? [closed]

When I install multi wordpress site I have a problem that my default site permalink goes to http://site.myurl.com/blog/post-name/ I want to change it so that it goes to a custom link like this: ...
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User can not login

I successfully inserted a new user to WP database and I want this user to be logged in right after this. I do it like this User Login Form <?php function dlf_form() { ?> <form ...
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Allow non-admins to access the Customize theme page

I'm using a theme that has a very robust customizer and I want users other than an admin to be able to use the customizer so they can customize what their site looks like. The URL for the customizer ...
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What is the correct approach to deal with css rules that the theme gets from a function

I am trying to change the color of entry-footer in my Twenty Fifteen theme. My modifications in the child theme is overridden because when the website is rendered in a browser, WordPress outputs ...
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Custom post status not working

I'm trying to create two custom post status'. I used the Codex to generate the code and that didn't work. Then I went to http://generatewp.com/post-status and it didn't work either. It isn't showing ...
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Media Upload , file name changed automatically

I face a problem that when i upload a video that named in non-english language , for example : Arabic , it placed in uploads folder with strange name Ùيديووو so it can't be access through ...
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Converting HTML Template to Wordpress Theme

While I was trying to convert a Static HTML page to Wordpress Theme , I had an issue . the page Doesn't run properly After Checking Google Chrome Console it turns that it loads the CSS file with the ...
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Getting value from get_post_custom

I have added a custom meta box to a category that shows up fine. The only purpose of this metabox is to supply a link to the post. I can see that the box works because my test link is saved in the ...
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Customizing default Mediaelement player

Good morning/afternoon everyone. Been playing around with the default wordpress mediaelement player and definitely loving it. I managed to customize the layout a little by overriding some css values ...
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Allow guests to use WP Customizer but disable save button

I've seen in some WP demo themes that developers let users to see a theme customizer (allowing to try the customizations) disabling the save button as well. So the question is how to do that in a ...
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How to get shortcode working from custom meta field

I've created a simple text custom meta field for pages. I can successfully enter plain text which prints on the frontend of the site with no problem. I want to add shortcodes also. If I add a ...
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OrderBy multiple custom meta fields

I have a custom post type in my plugin named members, along with two custom fields; first_name and last_name. I am trying to order my listing my the last name, then the first name. The only solution I ...
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Add a custom meta box in the post options that loads some html code in the header

I run a blog that is built in the format - Logo - Nav Large Image + Email Optin Form Content / Sidebar Footer Now I want the large image and email opt in form to be optional. Right now, what I ...
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How do i add custom fields to my themes template file?

I am using 4 custom fields and display the custom fields in my theme page by $quote_text_1 = get_post_meta($post->ID, 'quote_text_1', true); $quote_text_1_author = get_post_meta($post->ID, ...
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Lost password empty field error redirect to custom login

I'm having trouble with a custom login/lost password form on a site I'm building. The site is completely password protected. I have a custom login page and I'm using 'wp_login_failed' and ...
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Move Custom Fields on General Settings Page to New Location

I've created some custom fields on the General Settings page after studying up on this post: Add multiple custom fields to the general settings page. I'd really like to move them to their own ...
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Add success message to category add screen

I have custom taxonomy named "Products", When i add new Product using "edit-tags.php", It is added using ajax. I want to show message after it is added, like "Product added successfully"! When we ...
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wordpress testimonials

I have add a testimonial plugin to show the all featured testimonial on my wordpress home, and category pages. But on category page testimonial slider not working properly. I have also check the JS ...
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custom default avatar showing broken link

I am using the follow function to create a custom default avatar for users who comment and do not have a gravatar setup. if(!function_exists('custom_avatar')){ function ...
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order event posts by multiple custom fields

My event date data is in 3 separate custom fields and I need to sort by entire date, including day, month, year. Right now it's sorting by month only. How can I change it to sort by not just month but ...
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TinyMCE style_select - Append Classes

TL;DR Question How do I create a submenu for my classes with style_format? Can I append a submenu to the existing menu? With the new Styleselect in TinyMCE 4.0 there's a bunch of predefined ...
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How to host 2 subdomains as lookalike destinations under one master domain?

Due to restrictions on several required plugins, we cannot use multisite (some are not multisite compatible) at this time. So we have 2 sites with e-commerce that will look essentially the same (same ...
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How to rewrite the post URL according to the category?

I have 1000 posts in my website, half of them are in difference categories and another half is in category called "blog". Current permalink structure is: http://xxxxx.com/articles/%postname% - this is ...
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How to make theme elements customizable in wordpress?

In Wordpress there's a menu option called 'Appeareances'. I want to add (e.g.) a submenu 'header' there and then be able to customize the header from within wordpress (administration page). From what ...
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Hiding taxonomies with no children WP_Query & tax_query

I have this code which has taken over 7 hours to put together through research but the last hours or so I have hit a brick wall! I require the taxonomy title to be hidden if there are no posts ...