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Custom Taxonomy conditionals

So I have setup a custom post type 'products' and custom taxonomies / categories 'defence' 'law & enforcement' and 'Commercial'. I have using the following conditional to set some specific css ...
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Redirect old permalinks to new permalinks

I changed the permalink structure from /%category%/%postname%/ to /%year%/%monthnum%/%postname%// How can I redirect all old posts to the new ones (eg: via htaccess)?
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User fields that can be edited by administrator?

How can I add custom user fields for a user profile that an administrator can edit? I want the user to be able to see the value of the field on their profile, but I don't want them to edit it. How can ...
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wp_customize_image_control default value

I am trying to create a custom theme using Wordpress 3.4's customization options. I would like to create an option to change the theme's logo, but I would like to also display a default logo image. ...
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Redirect members to custom page upon logging in through WP admin

When a members logs in through WP admin, I would like to redirect them instantly to a custom URL. What will I need to change to make this possible? Respond with step-by-step details would be ideal.
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How to filter get_avatar?

I want to use local avatar system for my wp website , I want to filter the get_avatar() function so it will return the avatar from my server instead of the default gavatar . I have the following code ...
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Posts not showing with custom categorybase and subcategories [closed]

Edit: Fixed. I had an error in my permlink structure. I have a problem with individual posts not showing with their URL. I have set a custom category base in Permlinks called 'story'. I have a ...
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Looking to display non-image files in Gallery with logo specific to file type

When I first began looking into this, File Gallery got me much closer to solving the problem. The only issue is that the plugin only displays the generic non-image icon when I upload a file. Does ...
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How to get a nofication when post submitted

I was wondering is there a way to send the admin a notification (email or otherwise) whenever a user submits a post. Currently, I have to log into the admin section to see if there was anything ...
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how to change “published date” format on edit.php (Posts page)?

On edit.php, the main content is a list of posts, with columns including the published date. I'd like to change the date format of the published date just on the admin page. In this case, I don't ...
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get_post_meta in sitewide tags plugin fails to return value for custom fields

Here's another conundrum that I'm toying with. There's a routine within the sitewide tags pages plugin which takes a list of custom fields (entered in the admin settings) and then uses these as keys ...
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Organizing by super-categories (or nested categories)?

Suppose I want to blog about three somewhat unrelated main topics: Money, Languages, and Information-Technology on the same blog. How should I organize things for the best user experience? How does ...
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Reproducing hierarchical list output from wp_list_categories, using get_categories()

I need more control over the category listing output, so I'm using get_categories (http://codex.wordpress.org/Function_Reference/get_categories), instead of wp_list_categories ...
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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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How do register_sidebar() and get_sidebar() work together?

Disclaimer: I am brand spanking new to WP. I am using the Starkers HTML5 framework theme. In the functions.php I see this code: function starkers_widgets_init() { // Area 1, located at the top ...
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Displaying recent post excerpts on static front page

I'm trying to display a static front page with recent posts at the bottom. Specifically, I want to display just an excerpt from the recent posts, as would be returned by the_content() if I had a ...
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Limit comments displayed on basis of user_id

How can i limit comments displayed on the page - reviews by author_id. Lets say that the author_id to limit to is in variable $author_id_to_limit. Please tell me how to hook the function to do so. ...
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Custom Widget Creating PHP Exception When Placed In Its Own PHP File

I have a custom plugin created and i have created a widget. At the moment this code is included in the base php file for the plugin and its working fine. I want to move the widget and all future ones ...
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How the WordPress sidebar works

Ok, the title is surely not good to explain my very basic question, but here it is: I just started creating a wordpress theme and the index.php has two columns: 1.) The main content and 2.) A ...
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Adding an email column to a Custom Post Types Admin Screen?

I am trying to add a column to my Custom Post Type Admin Screen that will show the author's email address. Any advice for novice coders (such as myself) that describe how to accomplish this? I've come ...
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remove_action conditionally for Custom Post Type

By default, my theme is showing an author box below my posts. I am using a custom post type, and would like to remove this author box only on this post type. Here is how the theme is calling the ...
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Single Page Wordpress CSS and JS links

i got a custom template with blog post in it... In my header.php, inside the <head> i have my links like this ... <link href="http://www.mysite.com/css/design.css" type="text/css" ...
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How to Create a Custom Panel and Fields in Post Page [Plugin]

I would like to write a custom plugin that adds a custom panel below the post compose panel that will have a few fields and a submit button. JS will kick-in to submit content to the database, without ...
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Custom image size not selectable in uploader

I want to add a custom image size for each image, that is uploaded into posts (via the uploader). I found code-examples on several websites, but somehow they just don't work for me. This is (the ...
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Static front page with recent posts pagination

Is it possible to include index pagination on a static front page? I have a child theme of twenty eleven and I am attempting to have a home page where there is a slider for sticky posts followed by ...
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Delete Post Link to delete post, its meta and attachments

I used // Delete Post Link function wp_delete_post_link($link = 'Delete This', $before = '', $after = '', $title="Move this item to the Trash", $cssClass="") { global $post; if ( ...
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[Plugin: Posts 2 Posts] Changing display order of connections

Can I change the order in which connections are displayed ? If I create say three connections and then display them at the bottom of my article, I will get them in reverse order. How can I change ...
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Adding Pagination on a Custom Author Page

i have created a custom author's page that list the title of their posts. but the problem is i can't get the pagination to work if it's beyond the set post per page value. i have used get_posts() to ...
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Prevent WordPress from loading comments

I'm displaying the comments for a post my way, using $comm = get_comments() and then passing $comm to wp_list_comments() (this is the reason why). How to disable WordPress from loading comments from ...
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How To Modify New Sub Blog Immediately When Super Administrator Creates It?

I want to trigger a function in a plugin when a new sub-blog is created in a multisite set up of WordPress. Is it possible? If so, to which action/filter should I hook? The motivation here is to ...
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Select category in custom query

I'm sure this question is asked alot, but I cannot figure it out, since all the different ways to query posts are confusing me.. Here is my current code. How can I tell the code to only get posts ...
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Are there any 'Coming Soon' themes for Wordpress 3.0?

I have a website I am starting to build on Wordpress, but I want a placeholder theme to put up while I develop the theme. I had some links to some good "Coming Soon" themes for 2.X, but I lost them. ...
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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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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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same archive template for different custom post

Suppose i have registered five custom post type like this america china nepal norway chile And to template the archive i should use like this inside theme folder isn't it? archive-america.php ...
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Custom Post Type

I have the following code that brings in 3 posts or project posts; But I'd like it to show only posts form the current post category; <?php get_header(); ?> <article class="post"> ...
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get_the_term_list without specific category

I am using : $term_link = get_the_term_list($post->ID, 'portfolio_category', '', '<br />', ''); to get the category and link to it. There is any way to get all category despite specific ...
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How to change in customizer the “site identity” tab required capabilities

I'm building a multisite in which site admins have no "manage options" capability. The problem is that withut this cap they cannot see the "site identity" tab in the customizer, where they can change ...
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Get number of comments after modifying comment query

I have modified the comment query arguments in comment-template.php from $author_id = get_query_var( 'author_id', 1 ); $comment_args = array( 'order' => 'ASC', ...
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Show posts of one category only with Custom Taxonomy on single.php

I have created a custom post type named 14kgold. Under this I defined two categories: Symphony and Noir. Now I added items/ products to each category. When I open a product under one category i.e. ...
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Custom Behavior when Adding New Custom Post Type in Dashboard

I have a Custom Post Type that I'm doing some custom work for. I want to attach some custom functionality to the post type once it's created but an admin can only trigger the custom action from the ...
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Theme for subcategories

I am working with categories (cities) and subcategories with the same menu (for example: cars, animals, houses). Therefore right now my categories structure looks like this: - London -- cars -- ...
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Php custom query function assistance

I'd like the script to return a list of posts which are in the category 'team-resources' and also have the custom field value for Hub ID which the script finds on the page. If the page carries a ...
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How to have a static category/author page?

I'm using a static front page with my theme and it's convenient and just nice. I'd like to do the same for the category and author pages as well. I can't find this asked yet... My reasons are... • I ...
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How to change submit button value in comment from “Post Comment” to “Send”

How to change submit button value in comment from "Post Comment" to "Send" I have "responsive" theme , I tried to seach files in wp folder but i can't find the html for this form . Also Is that ...
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Custom php file in wordpress

For some purposes i want to have custom php file in my Wordpress that will output content from 3 plugins. This is the PHP code in the file : <div class="wrap"> <div class="sidebar1"> ...
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Add category slug as class attribute in a link array

This incredible website and the genius developers here have helped me significantly in the course of my WP Dev over the years, firstly THANK YOU. I am now faced with a problem that I have been trying ...
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Custom Link In Wordpress Media “Attachment Details” Upload Screen

When you click "Add Media" and from there select an image from that media library screen on the right you get a breakdown (the attachment details) related to that particular image. Right below the ...
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Customise search form in the Widget

I would like to customise the Search Form that you drag and drop from the widgets panel. The customisation will be more than just css changes. I would like to add and custom classes. Is this ...
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Show One Category on Post

How do i go about making the code only show one category? <?php $categories = get_the_category(); foreach($categories as $key => $category) { $url = ...