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Custom search filter causes menu and query_posts problems

I'm using a custom search filter (using my custom query var type), like so: function fteh_pre_get_posts( $query ){ if( isset( $query->query_vars['type'] ) ) $types = explode( ',', ...
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What characters are allowed as a shortcode tag and how should they be sanitized?

I am working on a plugin where the user can define shortcode tags himself. What would you suggest to allow in there? My thought is only allow ascii characters. So how do I sanitize? strip_tags and ...
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Is there a way to remove or hide individual pages on the Edit Pages screen?

I want to create a handful of pages that I do not want the client to have access to through the edit pages admin screen. I do want the pages to have all the normal functionality of pages in other ...
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Add $more_link_text parameter to the_excerpt()

this filter is on the Wordpress Codex …  add_filter('excerpt_more', 'new_excerpt_more'); function new_excerpt_more($more) { global $post; return '<a class="moretag" href="'. ...
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Add Filter to Ignore a Post/Page or a Number of Post/Pages

Hoping someone can assist but as part of normal WordPress theme searching, how can I add a filter as part of the search to not include certain posts/pages as part of my LOOP? For example, I want the ...
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Filter all html output

I would like to make sure no email address is published in plain. So i developed a plugin that replace all email addresses by a spambot-safe alternative. But some users put their email address in ...
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Store source permalink on XMLRPC calls

In a theme I'm developing, I need to link to the source post when the post has been stored using XMLRPC. That implies that every time Wordpress asks for a permalink (using get_permalink()) the theme ...
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Query posts using custom taxonomy and selected terms

I'm not able to use array for the terms in the following query, only a single term: $args=array( 'facts' => 'information', //taxonomy:facts and term:information 'post_type' => ...
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How to remove or replace the log-in link for comment replies?

I need to edit the function get_comment_reply_link() in wp-includes/comments-template.php. All I really wanna do is take out the "log in to reply" text is puts in every comment for logged out users ...
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Currently using a query_posts() in my theme - want to use a request filter in stead

I am currently using this code in my theme right before showing the content of the custom post type my_post_type: $title = $post->post_title; query_posts( array ( 'post_type' => 'page', ...
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Filtering out the #more anchor link that gets produced by <!--more-->

Back in my naive days of theming, I had to make it so the link inserted by <!--more--> wouldn't dump the viewer at the anchor it produces. I made a dinky plugin that consisted of: function ...
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What filters are applied to the_content function?

How does WordPress convert raw data from the database to a readable format in the_content function? I've noticed that it applies the_content filter, but what does the_content filter do?
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Add Class to Specific Paragraph of the_content()

Let's say I want to give the first paragraph bold text by adding a body class to the first paragraph. Is there a way to filter the output of the_content(); or any other paragraph? First paragraph? ...
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Adding a filter to wp_edit_posts_query() to prevent hierarchical display of pages

So I have a Wordpress 3.3.2 installation with around 8k pages in it now. I seemed to have gotten past a threshold that causes edit.php and the page listing in the admin to take about 20 minutes to ...
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Override typo in multiple parent theme files?

I'm using the lovely Imbalance theme from WPShower. I am able to make almost all the modifications I need through files and filters in the child theme I created. However, there is a typo that appears ...
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Setting title using wp_title filter

I want to do something very simple but I'm stuck finding where in WordPress I need to perform this. When someone on my WordPress site visits a blog post page I want the title in the blog post to ...
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How can I detect if a user changes their password?

I would like to track when a user changes their password. Is there a way to detect when a password has been changed?
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How to get Post ID with the Add Filter Function

I'm writing a plugin and am trying to figure out how to add data to the end of a post based on some Custom Meta Information. So i've done this so far: add_filter('the_content', 'AppendMeta'); And ...
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Excluding posts by meta, and also keeping posts without the meta

edit: Think I managed to figure it out, check the answer right under here, or click the following link: http://wordpress.stackexchange.com/a/51175/15809 I've been trying to find a way to exclude ...
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Add filter to wp_dropdown_pages() or wp_dropdown_categories() - no select container?

I'm working with wp_dropdown_pages() and wp_dropdown_categories() and both are always outputting a <select>-box with its <option>s as items. Is it possible to add a filter/hook to this ...
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Maintaining a separate posts page for certain categories and don't show those on home page

I have a personal blog where I write general posts. I decided I'd like to seldom post about some other topic (let's say it's cats), that interests a very different audience then my current one. So I ...
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Manipulate Output of wp_list_something: select menu instead of li's

I'm working on a responsive webdesign where my navigation should swap into a select-menu when resizing the window in smaller sizes. Is it somehow possible to add another param to functions like ...
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How to wrap oEmbed-embedded video in DIV tags inside the_content?

I am making a Wordpress Theme for a website with video tutorials. I would like to put the video that is embedded in the content (with oEmbed) in a apart div. An example The full content (output from ...
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Clean-up script tags

I want to clean up <script> tags generated by WordPress to produce more semantic output for HTML5. You can already do this for <style> tags using this code attached to the ...
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What is the optimal way to filter out subpages from admin?

I guess it's always possible to hide them with js, but is there a code snippet out there for query level child page filter? I only want top level pages to remain. EDIT: my coder came up with it, stay ...
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Unregister Nav Menu from Child-Theme

I like to use the Starkers Theme and build child-theme. So, I`d like to remove the this primary menu Starkers (functions.php) function starkers_setup() { // This theme uses wp_nav_menu() in one ...
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How to remove_filter that filters iframes in posts? [duplicate]

Which filter if removed allows iframes to be inserted into wordpress posts?
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Preview Image Path in Admin Section

So I have run into a little glitch. i have a custom path for uploads and it works. the files get saved to the right place, etc. The problem I have is the 'widget box' in the admin section. immediately ...
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How to append new form elements in “Add New” form of Users in Wordpress admin panel?

I'm developing a WordPress plugin and I want to append some extra form fields in add new form of Users section inside admin panel without editing core files. Can somebody help me in achieving this.
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How to filter a wordpress core function?

I would like to change the text in the wp media uploader. I managed to find the function at the media.php and i tried to using the filter to change the text like this: function uploader_text() { ...
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Custom sortable columns ordered by meta-value?

I have no idea why my sortable function does not sort my "events" my a custom post-meta. I have a custom-post-type named wr_event… I have my custom columns set up and my post-meta is shown in the ...
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Shortcode from a widget is wrapped in unwanted <p> element

I'm using Black Studio TinyMCE Widget as a rich text editor widget. In a sidebar I inserted the TinyMCE widget with a [testimonial] shortcode and some content after it. For example: [testimonial] ...
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How to exclude/filter a tag from get_the_tag_list()

Does anyone know how to exclude/filter a tag from the HTML string generated by get_the_tag_list()? http://codex.wordpress.org/Function_Reference/get_the_tag_list Any help much appreciated.
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How to Pass External Variables to Filters/Actions

I find myself needing to pass custom data to a filter provided by a 3rd party plugin. All of the ways I've seen to do this are really complicated and hard to wrap my head around. Take this example: ...
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embed the_content

Im trying to wrap video urls and embed code in a classed div so that I can style it. The vid code is being pulled from the custom meta value I've setup for the video post type. Nothing I've been able ...
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Image not showing up in media loader success area - followup

This is part two to this question: Post Specific Uploader I am using an upload filter to put files in a location based on post_id. Now when the file uploads, the URL path in the meta is wrong and the ...
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Post Specific Uploader

I have played around with filters for uploading files. The closest I have gotten is to have the files uploaded to the directory, but after the file uploads, I get a series of errors: Undefined index: ...
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add_filter with retrieve_password_message() not working in plugin, but works in functions.php

I'm trying to use retrieve_password_message to change the lost password email. The problem is that when I use it in a theme's functions.php, it works great, but when I put it into my (activated, ...
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Is there any inherent difference between add_filter() and add_shortcode() for modifying [caption]?

The context is the [caption] shortcode found in media.php which contains img_caption_shortcode img_caption_shortcode also includes these lines: $output = apply_filters('img_caption_shortcode', '', ...
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Generating rel=prev and rel=next only on wordpress categories

I was trying to remove the rel=prev and rel=next tags from my website as my SEO gut suggested. I found those functions which perfectly do the magic: remove_action('wp_head', 'start_post_rel_link', ...
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Custom filter for the_content doesn't work correctly

=====THIS POST HAS BEEN UPDATED===== SCROLL TO THE BOTTOM TO READ THE UPDATE! I asked a question yesterday that a gentleman named Tim was nice enough to take a stab at. He helped me through writing a ...
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How do I assign this filter to a variable? (Appending php & markup to the_content)

===I HAVE SOMETHING THAT WORKS NOW, JUST NOT CORRECTLY. PLEASE READ THE WHOLE POST, I AM GOING TO LEAVE IT ALL UP HERE BECAUSE OTHERS MAY BE ABLE TO BENEFIT FROM ME BUMBLING THROUGH THIS PROCESS!! I ...
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Add HTML to Page Content

I'm accessing a page content from outside WordPress, in a different webpage. Everything runs fine, I'm using this: require("wp-load.php"); $page_id = 300; $data = get_page($page_id); echo ...
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Append a value to a certain page's URL before page load

This particular website is using Tubepress to display a youtube video gallery. Now, Tubepress recommends that, to define which video goes to the front part of the gallery, we should append the id to ...
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How can I display parent and child taxonomies in separate drop downs?

The requirement is where i have a taxonomy State which is the parent and it has a child sub-taxonomies they are the Cities, Need to display the state as a drop down, when i select the particular state ...
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filter the_title problem in nav

Hi I have a problem with the_title filter: I have this code at my constructor: add_filter( 'the_title', array($this, 'change_title') ); and this as callback (for testing purposes) public ...
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How can I define the RSS feed content length?

I’m trying to shorten the content of my RSS feed. Right now it displays way, way too much for each entry and I’ve tried to select the “Excerpt” in the Syndications setting in my option panel but it ...
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How can I find out what an `apply_filter` call is actually doing?

As an example, I'm looking at class-wp-xmlrpc-server.php and there's a line (~115) that says: $this->methods = apply_filters('xmlrpc_methods', $this->methods); How can I actually find out ...
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Add a filter to a different custom plugin

Someone has built a custom plugin that adds a textarea on the admin/edit page, and a div on the pub page. I no longer have access to the person who built the custom plugin. I have created a filter ...
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Edit html for menu items in default frontend menu

I am running Multisite, and would like to be able to append menu items to all frontend menus on all sites. This should work for menus saved via the admin interface as well as the default menu that is ...