A type of hook that provides a way for content to be overridden programatically

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Pass all custom fields through the same filter on post load?

Is there a way to filter all custom fields on a post? Lets assume for very basic simplicity I have: standard fields of: title post body custom fields: author ISBN quote Lets assume on page ...
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If Specified Page then Redirect Elsewhere in Plugin

There's a few parent pages that only exist for URL purposes, but the actual page themselves need to be redirected to the home page since they're blank. I'm trying to make a simple plugin that will ...
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Removing posts from the returned wp_query. Cannot use object of type WP_Query as array

My end goal is to perform 3 custom field filters on a sets of filters on a WP_Query. The difficulty arises as I need to use both AND/OR relations between the 3 filters: field1 = A AND field2 = ...
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Override email_exists function

I am trying to override the email_exists function to modify the way it works slightly. It is not listed as a pluggable function so I am unsure how to go about it. I would like thef following to ...
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Using similar CPT rewrite slug and endpoint?

I'm currently using "details" as an endpoint to divide information from a CPT with many fields across multiple views. My URIs look similar to /location/location-name/details/rates/ I've got this ...
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Remove posts inside pre_get_posts using a custom query

I need to remove posts from admin listing, if their last child post author is different than the parent post author. I was hoping to use pre_get_posts, but can't figure out how to do this. Here's my ...
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Best filter to use for modifying custom fields on a post?

What is the best filter for editing custom fields on a post? I am not actually editing the post content but some related fields. Would it be add_filter('the_content', 'edit_custom_fields');? It just ...
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How to add a custom filter in functions.php

I have been through the Wordpress codex but I can't figure out how to write a filter. I would like to use a filter called: 'wpseo_sitemap_' . $filter . '_change_freq'. It expects you to return one of ...
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the_content and is_main_query

I am filtering the content with the the_content filter. Everything works perfect, excerpt that my changes are applied to custom queries as well. My changes appear in the sidebar as well if the widget ...
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run shortcode in excerpt of single custom post type

Hi because of the way my theme is set up, I need to run a shortcode inside the excerpt of a custom post type (services). This is the code I have so far... function ...
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Change name of existing post status type

I've been googling around, and struggle to find any solutions on how to add custom post status. Id like to add 2 a new status called "unread" I've seen the codex explaining how to register a new ...
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Add notice to add image popup

I have been using the global "pagenow" variable to add instructions for users, but I need to somehow hook into the add image popup as I would like to instruct the users on optimal resolution for ...
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Custom Search Template for Custom Post Types

I know this is asked a million times, and I've found the solution. It seems fairly straight forward but it's not working for some reason. I wonder if it has something to do with the fact that I'm ...
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Find field name and its applied filters

Currently, I'm trying to modify the calendar plugin in my Wordpress to accept line breaks in the field for the event's cost. I managed to remove the escape HTML functions from the views, i.e. if I add ...
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What is the earliest hook to modify post content?

I have installed a plugin that adds stuff at the end of the content. I just want to apply my modifications to the post content before this plugin does. In my case or otherwise, what is the earliest ...
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Bind a function with its own argument to show something dynamically after every content

I have a function that is grabbing something from database using a user-defined ID. I need to show the content after every post/page content. So I followed @s_ha_dum's solution from WPSE, like below: ...
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remove_action conditionally for Custom Post Type - not working

I'm using a Genesis child theme with the 'Genesis Co-Authors Plus' which enables support for 'Co-Authors Plus' I'd like to disable the author box everywhere except for the blog. Genesis Co-Authors ...
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How can I change the lost and reset password from action url?

This a second part to my original question posted via the following link How to change/rewrite the lost password url? Submitting the lost and reset password from generates a 404 because there action ...
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How to change/rewrite the lost password url?

I used iThemes Security (formerly Better WP Security) hide back-end functionality to change the login url to /signin however clicking the lost password link /wp-login.php?action=lostpassword now ...
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Wordpress Apply filter in plugin causes 500 internal error

I use the plugin https://wordpress.org/plugins/show-post-in-lightbox/ to display all feautered image of every post on a page. whenver one of these images get clicked on a lightbox will appear showing ...
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Customize the “Registration complete. Please check your e-mail.” message on WP 4.0

How do we customize the "Registration complete. Please check your e-mail." message that appears when registering on WordPress 4.0? In previous versions, Dave Ross solution worked: add_filter( ...
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How to modify only part of a function through the filter

I'm trying to edit part a function that validates user registration and I need to change the language of the error response because I modified sanitize_user() to disallow "@" and ".". So I need to ...
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Create Search Form to Filter Through Terms

I have pages that displays a list / grid view of all my taxonomy terms. Over 200 terms. The page is paginated since there are so many terms, however, I would also like to include a "search" box at the ...
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Is it acceptable to treat a filter like an action?

The wp_insert_attachment_data filter is available inside wp_insert_attachment(). It allows attachment post data to be filtered before it is updated in or added to the database. $data = apply_filters( ...
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Removing URL and adding container around image in the featured image metabox

I want to remove the url and add a container(div) around the image in the featured image metabox. Wordpress output <p class="hide-if-no-js"> <a title="Set featured image" href="URL" ...
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Custom xmlrpc request does not pass parameters?

Here is what I have: function xmlrpc_login($args){ //this code actually runs var_dump($args); // is NULL ...other logic that needs the args values... } function ...
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Wordpress gallery shortcode - include author's images

I'm using the built-in wordpress gallery shortcode to display all images of a category -- documentation found here: Wordpress Gallery Shortcode Codex --- By using [gallery category="1"] How could ...
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add_filter not adding the filter

i am adding a filter at the end of my themes functions.php if( !function_exists( 'mars_widget_post_ids' ) ){ /** * @param array $query * @param string $widget_id */ function ...
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Add rel to all images in a post

I want to add a rel to all images in a post. I am trying following filter but it will wrap only the images which are in the gallery. It does not wrap the images which are added individually without ...
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How to add a filter conditionally based on page related Conditional Tags

I am developing a WordPress plugin and can't conditionally add filters based on the conditional tags. This is my code: add_Action('init', 'determine_location'); function determine_location() { $d = ...
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change attachment custom field onChange event

The form is in post creating window. Ajax is posting values, but the values doenst renews. Where can be problem ? Ajax <script> function dynamic_Select(field, aid, value) { ...
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attachment custom values are'nt inserted to database

I have created attachment custom field. After I uploading image and inserting to new-post.php (post creating window) no meta values are saved in database. Even that I have set a default value for ...
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Modifying Search to Exclude results from within short code or HTML

I've been struggling with this one for some time and I was wondering if anyone has any ideas on how to fix this. I'm not asking about stripping out short codes or HTML from the excerpt, that's fairly ...
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Show post categories names using apply_filters

I'm trying to change a plugin for each post show his categories names. The plugin use apply_filters to show post name. But how can I show categories names? $output .= $indent . '<li ...
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How to filter the description of a custom post type

I understand that although not used by core in any way you can set a description for a CPT: $args = array( [...] 'description' => "My CPT description" [...] ); register_post_type( ...
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Adding to an array & passing it through do_action/apply_filters

For exercise I am working through a PHP class to add meta boxes I found on GitHub. I just copied the code and now I am playing around with it to understand it. It works like this: The file ...
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How to apply the “retrieve_password_message” filter?

I would like to change the body of the password reset email that WP sends out with something more friendly. I am trying to use the "retrieve_password_message" filter but I am messing it up. Can ...
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query post limits

function posts_limit_fn($limit, $query, $custom_limit = ''){ if($custom_limit !== ''){ return $custom_limit; } return $limit; } this piece of code is executed into an AJAX ...
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Dynamically display custom posts by custom fields

I am an intermediate PHP/jQuery developer and would just need a few pointers in the right direction (a tutorial would be great!) please; I have a custom post type of "Events" - amongst others, each ...
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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 ...
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Which Filter Do I Use To Modify The Subject Of The Retrieve Password Notification Email?

I am looking for the filter that enables me to modify the subject of the "Retrieve Password" notification Email. If you know which filter to use, please let me know.
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Events filter using wpdb for queries

I'm a WordPress (PHP) developer, however I have not done a lot of complex MySQL queries. I am working on an events website and want to create filters: User should be able to filter events by the ...
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How to send default value with new parameter on 'add_filter' [duplicate]

I'm filtering the_content and want to pass a second parameter with the filter for context. My problem is, I don't know how to pass the default value, $content as well as my new parameter, ...
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How to modify specific parts of a post content in WordPress

I'm trying to insert some custom code in each post in Wordpress, provided that it complies wit certain conditions. My problem is that the content needs to be added in an specific location that is not ...
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Redefine function arguments before rendering

How to change args values before function output (filter default values before call) wp_function($arg1,$arg2 = false){code} change to wp_function($arg1,$arg2 = true){code} without php runkit!
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Add a class to post if it has been recently updated

I'm trying to add 'updated recently' after the post title. I've discovered some code which works but because of plugins and some theme coding it affects numerous instances of the_title that it ...
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How to make post and comment count unclickable with dashboard_glance_items hook

I have a multi author site and I have already used some hooks to stop them from viewing other author's posts and media. Now, in the Wordpress Dashboard in the "at a glance" section it shows them the ...
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wp.getPosts with status = 'trash' using node.js

I was wondering how to set the filter option for wp.getPosts. I want to get posts with a status of 'trash'. filter is currently blank, and returns all posts other than trash. I am using the xmlrpc ...
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Access post ID in “content_save_pre”

First time poster, pardon my mistakes. I am trying to use the content_save_pre filter to grab a URL in the first line of a post and save it into a custom meta, and also set the post format as a link. ...
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Filter WP_Query output before it is accessed (pre_get_posts)?

I have read Using pre_get_posts with WP_Query and I'm not sure where to go with it. I have a recent posts plugin which adds variables to WP_Query - one of which can be 'offset' posts. The problem is ...