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Custom Theme Want To Remove One Category From All Displays

I created my own custom Wordpress theme for my website, everything is great. However, I have a strange need, I have one category which is kind of a 'placeholder' for content which is automated and ...
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Any way to “combine” galleries or show multiple galleries as one?

So let's say I run a TV show blog. One day, the show releases to the public a set of 10 screencaps from an upcoming episode. I post that on my blog, either as a post with multiple images, or ...
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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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media_handle_upload weird thing

I am using a front end script to upload images , all works fine but recently i noticed the uploaded images are not saved in proper directory. My settings are to Organize my uploads into month- and ...
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Wordpress best solution shared theme for consumers and businesses (two url's one instaltion)

What would be the best solution for a wp (cms style) site containing a sub site for consumers and businesses. I've made a wp theme and its almost finished. In essence its gives you two choice to ...
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Show Custom Taxonomy Slug(s)?

can anyone help me with this? I need to print the slug of my custom taxonomy, can this be done? The following kind of works but it just shows the name, rather than the slug which i need for a class ...
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Extend the wp_get_archives output with '?post_type=foo'?

I've gotten my custom post types to display as it should in date based archives; the structure example.com/year/month/day (and above) works properly as long as it's extended with ...
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How to remove row-actions from pages table?

I've already found out here how to remove the row-actions from the posts table in wordpress admin. Now I'd like to do the same in the pages table. I've looked in the core files but, well, I just don't ...
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Is it possible to have two different previews of a post (ie. two templates for one post)?

I'm looking for a way to allow post editors to see two different previews of the posts they are writing. On the front, the same post can appear it two different sections of the website (each shows a ...
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Remove admin menu, admin header and admin footer for authors

I would like to remove everything except the “form” in wp-admin/post.php I would like to do this for user role "author" only. The reason for all this: I want the wp-admin/post.php to be a page where ...
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How to import custom data via XML, CSV, etc

We have about 10 years of custom blog-style, databased content that we want to import into a clean install of Wordpress. There doesn't seem to be an importer plugin that works with custom databsed ...
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Custom WordPress Feeds operators?

I wish to create a feed of my blog which is a feed of two categories OR the feed of some tag and not the feed of some other category I know how to do "have a feed of this1 + this2 categories", but ...
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Migration from Squarespace to WordPress: Remove leading 0 from %monthnum% in permalinks [duplicate]

I need my WP permalinks display months without using any zeros in the URL i.e. /1/ instead of /01/ for January. I'm moving my blog from Squarespace to Wordpress and I obviously want to keep all my ...
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How to list all record from one custom taxonomy start with only one letter i.e A

I want to list all records in one custom taxonomy start with only A or B. Below code is to list all record with all letters. Here is the code to list all record with one custom taxonomy with all ...
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Why won't my custom widget stay in the sidebar after a reload?

After I drag my custom widget into a widget area and reload the page it's gone. Any ideas? <?php add_action('widgets_init','register_postTypeWidget'); function register_postTypeWidget(){ ...
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Distributing and packaging plugins

I have a project where I'll be using WP as a customer portal to an external application. The application is accessed via web services (soap/xml) calls. The application has quite a few forms and for ...
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Impossible to get Attachments Outside Wordpress?

My page (outside the wordpress install) begins something like this: global $wpdb, $wp_query; define('WP_USE_THEMES', false); include_once 'word/wp-blog-header.php'; $args = array( ...
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Create page when plugin is activated

I've made so that everytime my plugin is activated it's supposed to create a page. Although i want it to only create the page if it doesn't exist from before. But what it's doing is that it's creating ...
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How to show in search results posts with a particular tag in a particular category?

As the home page of my blog I've a static page. There I want to show the navigation of the site. Category1 Sub-Category1 tag1, tag2, tag3 Category1 Sub-Category2 tag1, tag2, tag3 ...
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Menu Link Redirect Based on Username or User ID

I am building a client portal where my clients can log in and see all their pending projects, completed projects and create new projects. Though I'm stuck at the start. The dropdown menu is called ...
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Hide upload image fields for the different media upload popups

I am trying to change a few of the options in the Set Featured Image popup in the Wordpress admin. I can't seem to find anything that determines if the popup window is a Featured Image or an Add Media ...
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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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Post thumbnail relative link and HTML modify

I want to remove the website url from all the_post_thumbnail() so they become relative and remove/add attributes from the output. So far I got the following code added to functions.php of the theme, ...
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Customizing gallery shortcode in 3.5

I'm trying to customize the gallery shortcode using the new gallery system in 3.5 and I'm having a bit of trouble and can't figure out where I'm going wrong. This is what I've got at the moment (in ...
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Add nav menu CSS class to body

I would like to add the CSS class of the current menu item (and the classes of its parents & ancestors) to the current page body classes. For example, if the current menu item has a CSS class ...
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wp_query to display custom taxonomy terms

I have a custom post type named 'tours' and custom taxonomy named 'tourtypes' so i can categorize it into terms like 'cultural tour', 'sports tour' etc. I'm not the original author of this theme and ...
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Integrating the Wordpress admin panel with a frontend theme

I am building a Wordpress membership site where I need to collect user generated content in form of: -posts -events -classified ads I am using three plugins to accomplish this. However I need to ...
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Two Navigation Menus - secondary nav is including main nav

Two Navigation Menus in Themes Produce the same menus? reference the subject on page link above. i created two navs, yet the secondary nav includes all pages. the main nav is fine, but the secondary ...
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Multiple homes for multiple languages [closed]

I want to have multiples homes, for use multiples languages. For do for example: if($_SERVER['SERVER_NAME'] == 'en.bz6.org') defime('WPLANG', 'en'); else efime('WPLANG', 'es');
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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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custom session variables being lost in FF [closed]

for whatever reason firefox is dropping my custom session variables. the variables are for a custom user system that is built into my custom theme. this only happens in firefox, the user system works ...
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How do I create a widget that only allows a single instance?

How do I create a widget that only allows a single instance of a widget to be added through the Wordpress interface? The default behaviour of widgets allows multiple instances to be added. I am ...
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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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Remove Author Slug & Replace With Username

I reviewed all related questions but none tackle this exactly so I'm posting the question in hopes the pro's know how to handle this. I would like to change the author slug to remove the term /author/ ...
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Removing label 'Wordpress' from title bar

Generally on our wordpress blogs,there will be a label "Wordpress" displayed on title bar .Does any body have idea how to hide or remove it? Update : Here is a website's screenshot,which shows the ...
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How to disable page delete

My client is not a computer person. I created a website for him. There is some important pages. My client is always delete this page. Then i want to reconfigure the code (the page id). How do i ...
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What is the advantage of using header-catname.php over is_category('catname');?

Let's say I have a category named as catname (the slug would be catname). I want the header styled differently when visitors open the category catname. The article on Ghacks explains how to create a ...
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Removing the “Popular Terms” area from the Taxonomy Edit Screen in the Admin Area

Personally I really dislike how wordpress shows all the "popular terms" in different sizes on the taxonomy add/edit screen in the admin area. Does anyone know of a way to either remove this entire ...
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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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How to retrieve the value stored in a multi-dimensional array and SUM the entries?

I'm trying to retrieve multidimensional values stored in user_meta where the meta key is my_posts and the meta_value is a:3:{i:0;s:2:"23";i:1;s:2:"20";i:2;s:1:"9";} Somewhere in the admin page ...
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Leveraging Wordpress Comments on Custom Plugin Object page

I have written a plugin that creates it's own tables to house the necessary schema for client's product. Then I created a single page that retrieves the custom object via passed in query string like ...
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How do I add JavaScript that will execute on all my sites in Multisite?

We are creating an internal network of sites using MU and there are some small things we would like to have globally on all the sites without having to add them individually for each site. I would ...
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Custom Post Type with Custom Title

I have a custom post type without title support and I'm trying to generate one from post's taxonomies and custom fields. To do so, I'm using this code: function custom_post_type_title_filter( $data , ...
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Adding Variables to post query

How do I add custom variables to the wordpress query without having to hit the database twice. In the example below I want to add some meta filters. All this code works fine but I have been running ...
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Copyright messages for a particular set of pages

I have created some pages (not post) in wordpress related to my college notes. I would like to display a copyright message of the college on this pages, but I don't want do this manually every ...
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How to customize admin posts based on the user who is logged in

We are building a site that will have 10-15 photographers posting content. There will be a common blog + each admin has their own portfolio to manage. "Portfolio galleries" and "portfolio pages" are ...
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How to add custom template tag in wordpress theme?

I am working on a WordPress site, it's an online newspaper site. The theme I am developing, I want to add custom template functions like get_footer() or get_header(), so that I can save those HTML ...
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Creating a custom Admin panel

I'm building a Wordpress Plugin and it has two tables and some data. Right now, for displaying and changing the data, I'm using the wpdb function and manually creating the user interface (mimicking ...
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How to prevent first post and first comment on WP MU?

When a user creates a new blog a new post and a new comment is created at the same time. Is there a way to disable this?
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How would go about if I just want a temporary function?

How would go about if I just want a temporary function? (It's a converter just for converting Access to Wordpress tables). I want to execute several times so therefore I want it automated, but I don't ...