Modifications to theme and plugin files to create new functionality.

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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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Steps to Take to Hide the Fact a Site is Using WordPress?

I have a website for which we are trying to be discreet about the fact that we are using WordPress. What steps can we take to make it less obvious?
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Editing the Number at the end of Page URLs / Editing Page Slugs

I am playing around with wordpress and a few plugins. Say I have something called "Shopping Cart" and I delete the page. Then I recreate it, I can't have the old URL back. I get ...
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Any Hook Called When Post Becomes Published?

Posts may be published either immediately or in the future. Suppose a plug-in wants to do something at the moment when the post becomes published and visible on the blog (I don't mean when the post ...
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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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window resizing problem

I have been working on a plugin of wordpress, in which i save the last reading position, the width and height of the browser at the time of closing the browser, I save the width and height with jquery ...
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No option to add a 'featured image' in my wordpress installation

Hay, I've installed WordPress 3 on my server, and duplicated the stock theme and made some amends to it. However, when i add a post, i don't see an option to add a 'featured image'. Has this featured ...
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How to Set up a Multisite WordPress?

I would like to build a multi-site WordPress in which users can make accounts for their website but I'm not sure how I can actually achieve this. What is the best way to create a WordPress multi-site? ...
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What Is The Difference Between suppress_errors() And hide_errors() in $wpdb?

What is the difference between the suppress_errors() function and the hide_errors() functionin wpdb class? What is the use of each function?
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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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Disable Specific Widgets on Selected Pages of a WordPress Website?

I would like to give a CMS look to some of my pages. I want to customize them by removing the default widgets and adding other widgets as my wish (I will use plugins like My Custom Widget to add ...
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Organizing Code in your WordPress Theme's functions.php File?

The more customization I make to WordPress the more I start thinking about if I should be organizing this file or splitting it up. More specifically, if I have a bunch of custom functions which only ...
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What are the ways to use WordPress as a user generated content site

What are the methods to create a user-generated-content website? I know each has his own favorite way to do that, please elaborate on your own method, how to implement it and the pros/cons. (This is ...
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Adding Custom Fields to WordPress Comment Forms?

What is the best way to add custom fields to a WordPress comment form? (for example subject, image, etc...) And how do I use the data entered afterwards...
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Making Custom Fields Standard in the Admin UI

I've added a few different custom_post_types to my Wordpress 3 installation. They are all a bit different from eachother, and should store unique information in custom_fields. But while one may store ...
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Multi-Site Plugin Activated (Not Network-Activated), What Happens?

Hey guys. I am working on a plugin and I am trying to figure out all of the possible scenarios in which the plugin can be used. I am aware of the new Multi-Site feature. If the plugin is network ...
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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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How to insert a writing panel between the title and the page content?

I want a writing panel for a custom field called 'Sub-title' and would like it to appear in its logical place in the Page editor (that is, between the title and the Page content). Is that possible? ...
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How do I fix unexpected redirection of visitors after enabling multisite on WP3?

After enabling SuperAdmin and multisite functionality in WP3 many users are getting redirected to a sign-up url. I do not have account sign-up enabled, how do I turn this off? It seems to happen ...
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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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WordPress Install Issue, Receive Warnings But Successful Install

I get the following warning on my installation. It installs successfully but I'm not sure whether or not these issues are vital to my blog. I'm using IIS, anyone know why I'm having these issues and ...
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Customizing the Subject Field in WordPress' Notification Emails?

Can I customize and edit the subject field in the "Password Reset" notification mails sent from our multisite blogs? I have tried some plugins like My brand login and white label CMS etc. But I can't ...
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Splitting an Evolving Site into Multiple Sites, or Maintaining as One Site?

To Separate or Not to Separate...That is the Question? I currently have what I believe is a mistake in my site architecture. I initially built my two lines of business into the same site. ...
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Scaling a WP eCommerce site

Related to this question. Any recommendation on tools, plugins for optimizing a large eCommerce site on WP. Currently hitting 1000 items and 5000 more items coming. It seems the optimizations would ...
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Error upgrading from 2.9.2 to 3.0.1

I have my wordpress install under svn. I was on version 2.9.2. These were the steps I took: saved a copy of my current wordpress directory cd into my top level wordpress directory svn up (just to ...
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Stopping People Viewing Draft Posts

At any one time I have a number of blog articles that are in draft. Generally, if I encounter something useful, I'll note it in a draft blog entry, to revisit, research and write up at a later date. ...
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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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Using transients to store captchas

I was just wondering if something like this would work: The page displays a form, with a captcha code inside it. When this form is generated, a transient is set to store the captcha code. The vistor ...
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A Simple CRM Plugin for WordPress?

I want a simple CRM in WordPress.com, any suggestions as how to do? Which plugins to use?? How to start and implement?
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When I try to de-activate any plugin it gives error “Warning: call_user_func_array() [function.call-user-func-array]”

When I try to de-activate any plugin it gives error. How to solve this? Plugin is getting de-activated but on clicking button "Deactivate" I get this error. Warning: call_user_func_array() ...
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Decreasing the Memory Consumption of a WordPress Site?

The test site requires a lot of memory when viewing some category/archive pages. I met with the following error messages yesterday: Fatal error: Allowed memory size of 33554432 bytes exhausted ...
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How can I get posts in a subcategory to display on it's parent categories archive page?

Currently when you display an archive category page, it only displays it for the main parent, and doesn't display any of the posts that may be in the subcategories under it's parent. How can I alter ...
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how or where wordress collect unlogged user session

i see the pattern in some theme where we can collect session of unlogged user. for example, in a comment form: After user commenting, user can see that the their comment is waiting for a moderation. ...
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What is the best way to move a single site from one MS installation to another? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Easily Move a WordPress Install from Development to Production? I have a dev, staging and production installation of WP MS. And I am trying to figure out what is the ...
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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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I w'd like to know If there are simple solutions to integrate other CMSs to wordpress

I w'd like to know If I can Integrate my other web-sites created to my wordpress multisite using the CMSs like Dolphin ( integration discussion ) Oxwall status.net sharetronix peoplepods ...
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wp_nav_menu() custom container and container_id

So today I started work on my first Wordpress theme and so far it's been a lot of fun. However, I have had difficulty in getting wp_nav_menu() to do what I want. Here's what I want: <nav ...
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Show a WP 3.0 Custom Menu in an HTML Select with Auto-Navigation?

As part of a theme for a client, I want to be able to show a custom menu (defined via the admin) in a select box that automatically changes pages after changing the selection. Is there a plugin (or a ...
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Is it possible to switch the data layer within WordPress?

WordPress is undoubtely very customizable using plugins, but every customization possibility surely has limits defined by the underlying architecture. For those familiar with WP architecture and ...
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Is there possibility to Customize the present theme adding sidebars

I am using a WordPress theme which has just header and footer. I would like to continue using it by changing the width and adding side bars. Could anyone help me to change the width (to fit to the ...
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Two description meta tags All in One SEO WordPress

After installed All in one SEO plugin my home page has two descriptions. One by WordPress itself and one by All in one SEO plugin. Is there a simple way to remove WordPress one? Please reconsider ...
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Displaying Post Attachment(s) at Top of single.php

I'm using the latest build of WP and would like to display the first image attached to the post at the top of the post content. What code do I have to add to single.php to make this happen?
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Adding “Interesting Tags” & “Ignored Tags” like StackOverflow.com in a WordPress Blog?

How to give "Interesting Tags" "Ignored Tags" selection option like stackoverflow.com in a WordPress blog? If a blog is about lots of topics and I want to give option to user to choose option like ...
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Upgrading WordPress and Plugins; any Tips to Avoid Trouble?

Going to upgrade WordPress 2.7.1 to 3.0.1 along with all plugins, any tips to do without trouble? Edit: 7 September Dashboard is showing "New version available" for both, WordPress version and for ...
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Creating an Image-Centric Custom Post Type?

Does anyone have any tips for creating an image-centric custom post type? To elaborate, my blog has rotating header images, shown below: The two images in the top left are randomized, and exist as ...
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Backup the Database and Restore from the Backup?

I am using WordPress 3 and would like to backup the database to my computer (a Mac). My webhost is using PHP safe mode, so that sometimes limits what plugins I can use. What is a good way to do a ...
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How to get the Date Format and Time Format settings for use in my template?

This is a strange question, but I want to know how I can access the Date and Time settings Admin > Settings > General > Date Format Admin > Settings > General > Time Format I ...
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Is there a blank theme framework compatible with WP 3.0? [closed]

I don't feel like making my own theme from scratch, so I looked for some theme frameworks, but they're all old and when I install them on WP 3.0 they produce loads of errors and don't behave properly. ...
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Why isn't is_home() working correctly?

I put a if(is_home()) bit in my theme's functions.php and it doesn't seem to work. The function containing this bit is called on init so is_home should work already.
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Multi-site User Sessions

I have a client that wants to create several WordPress sites and utilize a "site switcher" at the top, sort of like ThemeForest.net. I know in WP 3 you can create multiple blogs on the same ...