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automatically create taxonomy with same name as post title

I have a custom post type called "Country Story". The title of which will be the name of the country. I want Wordpress to automatically create a new taxonomy called "country" of the same name, i.e. a ...
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Best Practice for Displaying Categorized Posts on Front Page

I am building a custom wordpress theme from a clients mockup. On the homepage there are 2 sliders, and 4-5 areas for recent posts of different types. I would like to have all the content be editable ...
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How to modify the action attribute of the wp-login.php?action=register form?

I'm trying to create a reference registration system in Wordpress. The idea is that the user will click a link which will contain wp-login.php?action=register&ref=12345 I'm hooking into the ...
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Best way to enable sorting by 3 criteria on a page of listings

If you go to this site: http://www.ec-ohio.com and click on one of the links in the Directory (left column of homepage) you generate a page with listings, and at the top of each page there's 3 links ...
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Display tags with a twist

I would like to display the tags of a post different than what's standard in WordPress. If I've understood it correct, all I can do with the regular tags is to display different things between them ...
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What's the easiest way to periodically (automatically) read static Markdown content into a WP page?

I'd like to sync my theme's README.markdown into a page on my site and would love to be able to only have to update that text a single time -- namely, when I commit my code up to BitBucket. I have my ...
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WordPress uploads directory. Featured Images storage

WordPress stores all uploads in: /uploads/year/month/ I want to store featured images of my custom post type like: /uploads/myCustomPostType/ No date subdirectories etc. I want all the files to ...
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Add a InfoBox in the media upload window

I am trying to add a InfoBox (just infotext for the user) to the media upload popup window (se mockup link). Any tips on how to adress this feature? Filter hook? Other solution? Thanks in advance. ...
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dynamic external javascript generated using php

How to write an external javascript file with dynamic variable values generated using php from wp db values? So instead of using wp_localize_script for inline js variables, I'd like to use ...
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Dynamic carousel on individual posts

I'm using Wordpress as a CMS for a small business website (not my first choice.) Each product page needs to have a small carousel of images that contains images relevant to the product. I've set up ...
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Migrating static site to multisite with multiple domains and subdomains

ok, here's an overview as this is a bit of a tall order:) i need to migrate our entire site into wp. right now we're just using wp for a blog page (installed in subfolder w/ subdomain), and all other ...
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Is there a way to rename “themes” directory name?

By defining TEMPLATEPATH, STYLESHEETPATH, WP_CONTENT_DIR and WP_CONTENT_URL merely affect the naming changes to wp-content. Is there any way to redefine the theme path and plugin path, so the new ...
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Moved wp-content and got problem with themes directory?

I have moved the 'wp-content' directory to a new folder following the guide at Moving Wp-content. I could able to access plugins directory with out any problem as I used the wp_content_dir in addition ...
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How to force one column layout on custom post type edit page?

I've created a plugin using custom post types and I need to force the default two column post page to a single column. At the same time, the Publish metabox must move to the bottom. I need to do this ...
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Related links - from other sites

I'm in middle of re-building a website that's coded in a rather terrible custom CMS. Since the site is essentially a blog, I've been doing it in Wordpress. One thing I'd like to do is be able to add ...
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How to make universal gallery and improve admin side of managing galleries?

I will describe here steps I made to make my galleries for my first WP theme. I wanted to have a few links in my menu which will take user to page with thumbnails. Each thumbnail takes user to gallery ...
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Can I add/replace the Wordpress image in the Dashboard

Is it possible to change the Wordpress logo and header in the Dashboard so I can customise it a little more to my business? Ideally it could be done in a way so that it wouldn't break every time I ...
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.current-menu-item class on custom post type children pages - again?

There is the situation. I have created the custom post type - products withfuncionality like pages - I have to create hierarchy. f.e: Chairs: Oak Chair Nice Chair The weird thing happens with ...
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Insert attachment ID in custom field from media uploader

This is what I want to do: In the media uploader, add a link "Use this attachment ID as custom field". Add the attachment ID in a custom fields meta box. I've searched for hours for a plugin that ...
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in_category() works in single.php but not in page.php?

I'm using in_category(array) inside The Loop to detect whether a post is categorised into the Discussion category (or has one of a couple of slugs). This works beautifully on single.php but doesn't ...
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Can I style single post that are in multiple catergories?

I have a regular wordpress site and I am trying to make a mobile version of the same site. For the blog section, I have put all of the posts in two categories: blog and mobile. The posts in "blog" ...
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Query post types with multiple keys

I'm looking for a way to only show posts results that contain all of the custom fields requested. Not one or the other. I was only able to get results with one array at a time. Any help would be ...
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Overstand theme set up issue

I've just begun setting up the overstand theme to work with my blog, but I've run into a problem. Check out my site: http://beachief.com/, the problem is pretty obvious. Those two black categories ...
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Side by side blogging?

I'm designing a blog with wordpress as my CMS. My client would like one page on the site to have two main content areas, each with a title above and streaming posts from different categories. So far ...
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wp_insert_term - parent & child problem

I have a car database that I want to import into Wordpress as taxonomies. The problem is I can't create 2 taxonomies at once (first is parent, last ones are childs of first). $p = ...
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How to add meta description, keywords, custom title to a category template

I use custom category templates for a few of my categories. Ex: cat-12.php and so on. I use the Fv Simpler Seo and presently it doesnt seem to support an option to edit category templates. ...
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Possible to replicate economist.com's debate section in wordpress? [closed]

We're building an online magazine with a debate section similar to economist.com/debate. Is it possible to do it in wordpress with existing plugins? Thanks so much.
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When is it appropriate to create a new table in the WordPress database?

For a client we'll need 29,000 terms (all the highschool's in the US) and each term needs 6 meta items (address, phone...). My initial thought was to store the term meta information as suggested in ...
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How to custom category template based on category?

My blog have 2 categories: Photos and Texts. I would like do customize the category template so that when it renders Photos post's, I want to show a thumbnail gallery and when it renders Texts ...
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My blog suddenly can't find my stylesheet?

I created a custom theme awhile back, and everything has worked fine up until now. All of a sudden, my theme was reverted back to the default twenty eleven theme because apparently my custom theme is ...
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global menus made from master site's custom menus wpmu network

I'm looking into a way to have global menus across my network of blogs. Basically I am using wordpress as a CMS - the purpose of the network is actually to ringfence content. The sub blogs will be ...
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Related “custom post type” using “custom taxonomy”

on my "Work" template used for the custom post type with the same name, I have the following code showing a list of titles for every "work". What I want to do is to display just on that list the ...
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Turning Wordpress Into full-featured website?

I just took 2 coffees worth of caffeine and started a very big project: Turning a wordpress-engined blog with a custom theme into a full-featured website. Can this be done? Is this legal? Has this ...
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Problem with custom function from jQuery slider tutorial

I found the perfect slider for my needs, the only issue now that is that I cannot get it to work correctly. Problem that occur is that the function created doesn't work like it should. It ought to ...
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attach CPT data to a taxonomy

I'm trying to create a site where a 'Game' has a set of information (im thinking it will be a custom post type, with a 'link' field, 'developer' as a taxonomy, 'price', 'release date' and some other ...
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How to import my YouTube channel into WordPress?

I want to know how to import my YouTube channel into my WordPress website? Example: I have a YouTube channel with 7 videos. I want to bring all the videos into my WordPress website's sidebar. If ...
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Need 'logo page' before wordpress page!

I made this website for my client using WordPress. It's all great but now he's asked me that when someone loads the website, before all the WP goodness, there's a page showing just the logo, then you ...
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Is it possible to use Wordpress as an online portfolio for text content? What kind of theme would I look for?

I'm trying to build an online portfolio for a quantity of text content I've produced. I don't have to skills to design it myself or the money to pay someone, so I thought using a CMS with a free theme ...
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Custom post type - columns order

So I have created a custom post type with custom values and customize my custom post type admin columns. You can see here how my custom post type is looking in admin panel. And as you can see I can ...
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Make separate text boxes for separate WordPress Custom Fields

I am trying to make usability of WordPress custom fields admin easier in my theme. I saw it in ElegantThemes' eStore theme. Only I couldn't figure out how to do it in my custom theme because I ...
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Get custom post type by category in a page template

I've created a custom post type with categories and sub categories, what I need to do is list out the post titles and images for a given sub-category or category in a page template. I've got as far ...
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Display page content AFTER a loop of posts

This is probably easy once you know but I'm having trouble getting the static page content to appear AFTER a list of posts. I'm using a named page template which displays posts as a slider and I want ...
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Proper Way to Modify Plugin

What is the best way to modify a plugin? I frequently want to make small changes to one or two functions within a large plugin. This is easily done, but I have to use comments to mark my changes and ...
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One Wordpress Install, Two Categories. Each Category Gets a Domain

Ok here is a setup I am aiming for, hopefully someone knows how to get me there: One Wordpress Install on www.mainsite.com www.mainsite.com will be a landing page that points to two Category links: ...
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Why doesnt my tag page populate with this custom post type?

I have a tag page that is generated with the first image attachments from all of the posts. I call it in the loop with : <img src="<?php echo get_first_attachment() ?>" /> and this is ...
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A question on creating filters for custom posts using taxonomy

This is my first foray into custom post types and taxonomies. I created a taxonomy-services.php page to display posts that are associated with the 'websites' slug. That seems to be working fine. ...
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Remove Sidebars from page

If I wanted to remove 1 or more sidebars when a certain page is called what is the best way to go about doing that?
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Pages that don't look like blog posts?

I 've been scouting around for answers on creating static pages (that means NO BLOG POSTS of any kind) on pages where you don't want ANYTHING that looks blog related, (posts, leave a comment, date ...
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Remove All, Published and Trashed Post Views in Custom Post Type

I want to remove the below text links in Edit Post screen: All (8) | Published (5) | Draft (1) | Pending (2) | Trash (2) After searching, i found that this can be done by this code here, but sadly ...
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How to remove all the items under “Personal Options” on user profile page?

Under "Personal Options" on user profile page, there are: (1) disable visual editor (2) admin color scheme (3) keyboard shortcuts (4) show admin bar I can remove admin color scheme using ...