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What are the best security add-ons for new WP sites?

I'm thinking about starting a WP site allowing many users to post, etc. What is your best advice for security plugin/other add-ons for the future? Or main holes to watch out for? Many thanks!
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One WP Database outside localhost and two connections

I would like to ask for help with this problem. I have two places where I have the same WP. 1) Test site - own domain, hosting and DB - here is stored database, so siteurl is here, example: test.com ...
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Can anyone tell some online tuts for plugin development for beginner? [closed]

I am new to WordPress Theme development. I want to learn plugin development.
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How To Handle Using External Hosting Account As Development Server [closed]

My developers seem to be making too many mistakes on my live site, so I have gotten another hosting account to be used for development. This way they can make all development and changes there before ...
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Wordpress compatibilty with new Xampp: PHP 7.0.1 MariaDB

I used to make brand new Wordpress installations on Xampp on Windows 7 as default development environment. Yesterday I decided to try Windows 10, so I made a fresh installation of the OS. Looking for ...
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How should I go about registering JavaScript that isn't a file? [duplicate]

For a plugin I'm creating it generates custom JavaScript that should be executed in the footer of the page. Being that it's custom JavaScript, I can't simply put it in a file and register & ...
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Error in establishing a database connection in wordpress?

I have a wordpress website. Sometime it shows error in establishing a database connection. When i restart mysql server, it started working again. Can anyone tell me what is the resons for this and ...
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Theme Dev | Convert Template to Theme

What is the solution in theme development for section in this template Home Page so user can edit from admin panel. "Main Features" Section, at bottom of slider, it says "Strong Structure", "Global ...
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How to access my WP site locally and publicly? [closed]

On my wordpress server I have a Q&A form set up on my local network, but it can only be accessed publicly, how can I access it from home. Wordpress server on local network WordPress Address ...
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Wordpress error on my website

Hey guys I launched a recently built website for my client and everything seemed to be working fine, but recently whenever I try to edit anything, add a new page, delete something, etc. I get a fatal ...
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Right procedure when you develop a WP Website for a client

i don't know if this procedure could be incorrect while you develop a WP website for a client, but i worked like this for years: create a database and sub-domain on my server install Wordpress and ...
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Custom Post Types database persistance. Why not?

My background is .NET/C#/Laravel e.t.c I am beginning to like very much WP and i started educating myself on using WordPress as a development framework. I tried something very simple. Create an ...
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How to share posts (and plugins) between existing site and new, separate dev/test installation?

A client has an existing WP installation. I want to setup a dev/preview site that pulls same page/post content as existing site (and has same active plugins and settings), and I don't want the ...
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How to get Plugin Slugs?

I am trying to get the 'slug' used for each plugin installed. I have not found a good solution for this. I have created this function to get all the slugs and return them in an array. I am hoping ...
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Automatic Updates Individual Plugins Not Working

I am writing a Wordpress plugin for setting automatic updates for individual plugins. I am unable to verify that the 'auto_update_plugin' filter is working. Anything I put into the callback function ...
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I am unable to publish/update post

I am running wordpress 4.3 with my custom theme. Everything was going fine but today when i tried to post new article on my blog i notice that when i click on publish button it stuck on loading. I ...
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Display tab title as 'blog tagline | blog title'

I am currently displaying my title liek this <?php wp_title( '|', true, 'right' ); ?> it works fine for every page besides home page where tab currently says Blog title | Blog tagline is there a ...
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Child Theme Upstream

I have a parent and child theme set-up, and I have created a "starter" child theme to kickstart development. All are hosted in Bitbucket. When I start a new project I fork the "starter" child theme. ...
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Add file jquery for page template using get_page_template_slug() don't work

I have problem. I use get_page_template_slug() get slug templates after I add file js only on page template got use . But it doesn't work. Can you help me?
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Inserting categories as a hierarchical terms from frontend form

I want to insert or you may say select the pre defined categories in my custom post type from my front end form. i don't know where i am missing any code. Please help me out in this ... Below is my ...
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Problem of running development copy of WordPress on WebMatrix?

I am a newbie on WordPress and PHP but at a learning task to maintain running company website. I downloaded the copy of company website and database into local machine to try to setup a development ...
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Pull 'Popular Posts' within specific timeframe

I'm looking to display a weekly list of 'Popular Posts' on a site. Currently the list shows a 'Popular Posts' column but these are posts from no particular timeframe. It's displaying the most popular ...
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Replace existing pages with new pages, keep menu links

I basically want a plugin or method that would give the same functionality as 'Enable Media Replace' but for replacing pages and posts, instead of redirecting, or manually editing. I've searched high ...
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New to WordPress - Read the Codex, Other Docs; Still Confused

I'm new to web development and WordPress. I recently installed WordPress on my site. However, that is not the WordPress page; don't get ahead of me! That page was created using Bootstrap. From my ...
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Loading media on local WordPress using remote database

For my theme development purposes I have a local WordPress installation that I run from a VM, accessed via, let's say, http://local.app. I also have a remote version of the site on a staging server, ...
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plugin development across multiple websites on elastic beanstalk

I have some plugins in development shared across multiple websites. The websites are published to AWS EB using eb deploy (using git). I'm trying to find a better development workflow but no success. ...
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add_settings_field() inside loop

Hey I'm trying to add textareas dynamically - so there's no fixed amount of textareas which are added. I tried it with anonymous functions inside a loop, but I just can't get it to work. Here's my ...
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Can I access Wordpress API's from within plugin scripts?

I'm developing a WP plugin. In my plugin I have a file that processes form data. For example, user will enter shortcode: [poll-form] And it will output a form with the action attribute set to the ...
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Theming Custom Plugin Page

I am creating a plugin that collects user information. It's a bunch of forms. So, the user will hit the first form page, enter data, then be redirected to the second form page, where they enter more ...
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Trouble Dynamically Generating XML

I am trying to dynamically build a krpano viewer, the XML is output through a function where I grab stuff like hotspots from the database. I am trying to output the XML from a function, but since I am ...
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WordPress development using Docker - how to share directories?

I normally use vagrant (VVV or bedrock flavours) for local WordPress development. But I want to learn how to use Docker. I've installed it with Boot2Docker, ran Docker and learned how to pull images ...
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Use URI to query database and display info in main page

I am sorry if this question has been asked before, but I haven't been able to find a potential solution to my problem. I developed a custom plugin, which has a custom table (very simple, 4 fields, ...
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Using Docker for WordPress development

I am getting started with Docker and I'm still new to professional WordPress development practices. I would like to set up a Docker development environment (on my Mac) so that I can do custom ...
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Advanced Custom Fields not displaying

my php skills are pretty limited and I am pretty much stuck with the following issue. Why is my Custom Field (placed at the bottom) not showing up after the posts blocks? Here is what my code looks ...
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How to Structure a Wordpress Installation for a Theme Developer Site?

I want to start developing premium themes for Wordpress. I have seen just about every theme developer site allow you to view demos of their themes. So my question is... What is the best way to set ...
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Development environment

We have an internal project where two developers work together, each one on each local environment and they integrate their work on a small shared server. I've realized that whenever someone does ...
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Search multiple keywords in separate fields?

Rather than writing all terms into 1 field and separating with a comma, is there a way to search multiple keywords all entered into their own separate fields? I have created the visual effect here: ...
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Replace all contents using add_filter

i am working on translation plugin. i got all the translation of the_content and saved in the table. now i want to replace the_content of the page with translation. i used the following function. but ...
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Adding Telescope / Meteor App to existing Wordpress site

I have an existing Wordpress website (www.mumbairunners.com). I have created a meteor app using Telescope (www.telescopeapp.org). I want to create a new page on my wordpress website and link it to the ...
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No Error Log File, no debug info

My error when writing a plugin for uploads and yes, I can debug. But it just jumps directly from this line to destruct the end of my wp-config.php EDIT: // Enable WP_DEBUG mode define('WP_DEBUG', ...
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How to add custom page elements to the WYSIWYG editor?

On a plugin-less Worpress installation the WYSIWYG editor allows to write a page down from top to bottom with style buttons (lists, font, italics, bold, add picture ...). What I am missing is the ...
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How wordpress plugin hooks works? [duplicate]

I am new to wordpress development. I am familiar with joomla's ins-and-out working mechanish, now i want to contribute or say learn wordpress. I found that every thing in wordpress is done through ...
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Wordpress Plugin development Call to undefined function jQuery()

Seriously, I lost my whole day with this... Either I completely missed the point... Or I really cannot find the proper information on the internet... Everywhere I find they say to load jQuery in the ...
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How Can I setup WP CLI on Windows development machine running AMPPS?

I want to setup WP CLI. On the home page it says that it needs a UNIX like operating system. I am running windows 7 for development but I could probably setup a virtual Ubuntu box or something. Would ...
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Are there any security issues with setting the WP_INSTALLING constant to true?

Running Wordpress 4.1 on a CentOS 6.5 instance through VirtualBox as a dev server. When logged in as admin on both ssl and non-ssl sites Wordpress curl requests are taking a long time to run (45+ ...
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Wordpress On subfolder

We are running WordPress and CodeIgniter in the same domain, separated by subfolders. We know it's not the best practice, but CodeIgniter will be a temporary thing until we fully move to WordPress. I ...
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What's a better workflow for database migration?

When asked to work on an existing WordPress Site, I generally take a copy of the whole site and work on it locally. For quite a few years I have used a script such as the following after importing the ...
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Allow comments without approval for custom content type

I like to have comments be approved being posted, however I have a custom content type that I want comments to go through without moderation. Is this possible with a php function for only the custom ...
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How to assign a custom post title to be the post ID?

Is it possible to assign a custom post title name to the post ID upon submitting an ACF form? I'm trying to do this because I don't use the custom post title, instead I just want it to be the post ID. ...
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Which built-in Wordpress files are safe to edit?

I begin to work with Wordpress, I'm developing a theme with many functionnalities into it, and I'm good with that. My question does not have to do with theme development, but more with general ...