Modifications to theme and plugin files to create new functionality.

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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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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 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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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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[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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How Can A Widget With Only One Instance Be Defined?

How can a widget which of which only one instance can be used?
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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" rel="...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 ( $post->...
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Search results ordered by custom post types are not grouped

For a WordPress website I have a couple of custom post types, named cities and books, and also the regular blog posts. I have customized the search results (only search in the post title) page so 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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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 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 can I remove categories in menu in custom post type?

I'm creating a custom post type and have added categories taxanomy. This can be done in two ways: // In $args array 'taxonomies' => array('category'), // or calling a function ...
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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 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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Print shortcode in custom action hook not where the shortcode is entered

I have added a custom action hook into my theme. I want to be able to enter a shortcode anywhere in the_content() and have the shortcode print were the custom action hook is rather then the point from ...
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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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Display posts in random post types

I am currently working in a project in wordpress. Here i have to get all posts from two custom post types namely pt1, pt2. But here i want to display posts with random post type(pt1, pt2). Example) ...
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Custom taxonomy admin description

Is it possible to add a short description to a custom taxonomy's admin area? For example, I've added a taxonomy that determines what kind of banners are displayed on a post's page. In the meta box ...
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Take excerpt of the content of the post and send it as the title to create new post

Explaining my goal: I would create the title by taking the first words of the post content. Ex: In the Admin interface would be the title field blank and the first 10 words of content would be sent as ...
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Custom Loop Pagination on WordPress

I'm trying to create a magazine style website. For this particular page (not homepage) I'd like to fetch the latest post and style it one way (style1). For all the other posts I'd like to just display ...
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How to delete all records from or empty a custom database table?

I can't seem to find a simple reliable way to do this - perhaps?: // delete row ## global $wpdb; $delete = $wpdb->query( $wpdb->prepare( "DELETE * FROM `wp_table_name`" ) ); ...
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How can I manage my multiple wordpress websites from main website?

Can this solution be used for multiple WP installations on the same site? For example, I have multiple blogs (multiple subdirectories), i.e. mysite.com/blog1, mysite.com/blog2, mysite.com/blog3, etc. ...
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Show default content if custom WP_Query has no posts

I have a custom loop to show posts that meet a certain set of $args like this: <?php $recent = new WP_Query( $orderargs ); while($recent->have_posts()) : $recent->the_post();?&...
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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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Hide page title in Wordpress 3.0

I can't find the option to hide the page title. Is there some other plugin required to get this functionality? If you look in this video video you can see the option to set the page title. I don't ...
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Pagination Not working on Home Page with 2 Query

I have two loops in home page (index.php) <?php $args = array( 'post_type' => 'post', 'posts_per_page' => 3, ); $another_query = new WP_Query($args); if( $...
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saving custom post type data to different table in wordpress

As the title says, is there any option to save the data in different table in wordpress. I have around 10000+ data in my site in a different table. I have moved this table inside wordpress database ...
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How to create different menu's for not logged in visitors and for logged in members?

I'm creating a website which will provide services to members and I want to make it so that when a not logged in person comes to the website the menu is specifically designed for sales pages to make ...
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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 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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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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Should we localize custom-made themes / plugins?

Does anyone know how much do the localization functions from WordPress affect the speed of a website? Do you think it's worth replacing all strings with gettext inside a theme, even if it will only ...
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Conditional Display of Links in Widgets

I want the links widget in my sidebar to display links based on the page the user is on. For example, if the user is on the home page I want it to display link1, link2 and link3. But if the user goes ...
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How to show only Standard Format post in my custom taxonomy page -wordpress 3.8.1

I want to exclude photo and video categories (ID's 1 and 2 respectively) from my custom taxonomy page. Any suggestions on how can I exclude these two categories from the loop? <?php /** * ...
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How can I customize “Pages” admin (edit.php) and “Edit Page” admin (post.php) for bulk edit of custom content type?

I think its probably easier than I think to do this, but currently its beyond me. If there are any plugins out there I'd prefer to start there rather than develop from scratch, but I'll do what I have ...
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Infinite-Scroll Plugin and Jetpack Infinite Scroll Plugin - Adding to “Thoughts” Theme

How do I enable infinite scroll (either with the infinite-scroll plugin OR the built in infinite scroll jetpack) on the "Thoughts" Wordpress theme? I'm a total noob at editing this stuff so if you ...
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add sidebar area to header of child theme

How can I add some extra sidebar locations for widgets in a child theme. The difficulty I'm having is because the parent theme uses some pretty gnarly setup to define the current sidebars. I would ...
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Static Front-Page Excerpts

Working on a new site, I'm trying to plant recent post excerpts on a static front-page. I had been doing all my static content outside of wordpress (as static files), but was convinced to pull ...
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list posts of a person by a variable?

Basically I have some portfolio code that runs user bio pages in my site. here is the link Entechpc.com Meet Our Agents . When you click on an agents image, it takes you to his bio which is really ...
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Custom Queries - Child Categories not showing up

What I'm Doing I have a cities category and normal categories. Right now I have them filtering by category, then when the user clicks a city it will filter by category AND city query_posts(array( '...
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WP Plugin for Terms of Use

Looking for a plugin to ensure that casual (NOT logged in) users of my site will agree to the Terms of use. That is, first time they try to access ANY page on site, display terms and prompt for ...
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Database custom table issues - incorrect result displayed

First things first: I've spent most of today going over these forums; the stackoverflow forums; the php.net manual; and a bunch of random sites I found through Google Search - so, if I've missed the ...
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How to run a test WordpressMu to Wordpress3 update?

Currently I am running a wordpress MU site with ~100 blogs. It's Wordpress MU version 2.8.x Because it was so heavily used, I was asked not to update to Wordpress 3 right away. The users are ...