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

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functions.php filters not applied in AJAX call

I've added an element to a menu with php (code simplified for illustrational purposes): add_filter( 'wp_nav_menu_' . $menu_slug . '_items', 'add_menu_item' , 10, 2 ); function add_menu_item ( $items ...
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Adding placeholders to the sidebar-login widget plugin

It is my understanding that you may use the filters to code the placeholders to the plugin 'sidebar-login widget'. The programmer Mike pointed me to the code location where it should go: ...
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How to keep the sort order or filter applied in prev/next navigation?

I have an online shop (apartments for rent) using Woocommerce in Flatsome theme. The viewer can sort using the Woocommerce sort by dropdown menu, and filter items using Woocommerce filter widgets. ...
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Publish button inside custom field group

Is it possible to move the publish button out of the publish metabox, completely remove the metabox and then put the publish button inside the custom field group? Ask if you need more information, I ...
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Custom query with post_class filter using current_post not working

I have a new WP_Query on my archive page. I also have a post_class filter conditionally adding a class of first so I can display them in rows of 3 reliably. This is the post_class filter function ...
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Variables in post title

How can I make my post title dynamic? Let's say I'm trying to make a post with this title: Today is [day]/[month]/[year] [day] should be parsed into a php code that will retrieve the current day, ...
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hook filter after the_content on a specific page

I've made a function to hook after the_content. This is only working on certain pages/posts. It's working on the default template but not on my custom one's. function insertFootNote($content) { ...
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wp_get_attachment_link filter for not working for inserted images

I want to change the value of title attribute of attachment link of the image by caption. I am using following code. It works fine for the images in gallery. But when try to do this for the inserted ...
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Use REGEXP in WP_Query meta_query key

I know I can use REGEXP in WP_Query like this: $query = new WP_Query(array( 'posts_per_page' => -1, 'post_status' => 'publish', 'meta_query' => array( array( ...
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WordPress Permalink feature alternative

I'm trying to prefix my permalinks for some backend logic to emulate posts on Multisite. I have used the post_link filter but unfortunately it didn't meet my needs as it doesn't prefix the permalink ...
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Add filter menu to admin list of posts (of custom type) to filter posts by custom field values

Also the same question as here: Add filter menu to admin list of posts (of custom type) to filter posts by custom field values But need to search by selecting meta_key and searching by meta_value but ...
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preview_post_link for Custom Post Types

I've got a custom post type, and I'd like to be able to change the preview link but from what I can tell, the hook for preview_post_link only affects the default post type. Any guidance? Here's what ...
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How to modify core when there is no hook?

I want to add a custom HTML5 attribute to the <form> element in the comments form. Since the form field itself is generated by comment_form(), and there is no hook to edit within the opening ...
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WooCommerce comments_template Filter Not Firing

I have a template file that is being called via wp_ajax that returns data from a specific WooCommerce product. In the "tabs" section of the template file every tab is working fine: Description - ...
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Change upload directory on custom plugin page

I am trying to change the path to my uploads directory when on this one specific page in my custom plugin. The page is a standard php page and not any specific type of post type page. I have found ...
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Prevent WP from wrapping html in caption shortcode after 'image_send_editor' filter is applied

In my functions.php I have cooked up some functions to filter the attachment output code, when an attachment is sent to the editor. function filter_image_send_to_editor($html, $id, $caption, ...
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WordPress plugin add_filter returning a link does not work. What is the correct way?

function ls_de_options($content) { return '<h3><a href="www.google.com">Hello World</a></h3>'.$content; } add_filter( 'the_content', 'ls_de_options' ); ...
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Media upload default title from file name

I'm on a roll today with the questions. Is this easy? Again, I can't seem to find the right filter (nor previous question with a suitable answer). So if you download an image say, from GettyImages, ...
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How to add icons to post listing (edit.php) in admin

Is there a filter or something to add these kind of icons based categories and what not to all posts? I can't seem to find one. I tried the_title but ofc that gets sanitized and just displays the ...
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Changing Posts Per Page and offset with pre_get_posts

I have a filter using pre_get_posts to change the number of posts per page from 4 on the news landing page to 8 on all other pages (page 2, 3, etc). However I don't seem to have got the offset ...
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Are there actions or filters I can use for Ajax calls?

I'm interested in writing a caching function for Ajax calls. If a third party plugin does their thing, calls wp_ajax_whatever, how do I pick that off? If a person does slideshow updates with a ...
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add_filter to 'woocommerce_before_main_content' [closed]

I added a filter in functions.php and change priority very high and low to 1 but every time the parameter is an empty string""; add_filter( 'woocommerce_before_main_content','wc_start_layout'); ...
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Sorting and limitation with pre_get_posts

This is my third question regarding WP queries and pre_get_posts (sorry about that) but I cant give up one step before the full success :) So the story - my query is limiting front page posts to ...
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Portfolio filtering menus script in Wordpress and JQuery

This is the page: scharc.com/en/projects Let's say I select the Department, then the Field of Expertise and finally a Location, for example. Right now deselecting the Location doesn't free any ...
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How to filter content in Dashboard?

I want to modify the post content, before it is shown in dashboard "EDITOR" page.. Is there any available hook/filter for it?
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How to set default archive image without overriding first attached image? [closed]

I have hit a wall. I have archive pages with some posts that have featured images which display fine. Some posts don't have featured images but the first attached image displays. Some posts have no ...
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How to filter Wordpress menu by tag name of the post

I have a simple wordpress theme installed on my server. The url is : http://urhalpool.com/wp/ I have used tagging against my post and those post added to my top and left menu. When I am filtering by ...
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Missing argument 2 for remove_widget_title() [duplicate]

I'm using both these functions: function widget( $args, $instance ) { // Widget output extract( $args ); $title = apply_filters('widget_title', $instance['title']); echo ...
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Alter only the page title, not the post titles within

I have a page where, with shortcode, I queried multiple posts from a CPT - so the page is one kind of archive page to the general users. Page Title - CPT Post Title #1 - CPT Post Title #2 - CPT ...
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Filter to set a variable once a post is populated?

I'm working on a playlists plugin. The playlists are just custom post types; and they have extra properties I need to populate once a 'playlist' post is loaded. So the idea would be to have a ...
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Warning: Missing argument 2 for widget_title filter

Based on this question, I'm getting an error Warning: Missing argument 2 for.... This happens for some widgets those are created by plugins. -- Edit 1 -- Here's a simple widget that causes the ...
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Whats the difference between post_limits and pre_get_posts?

Because of the lack of documentation about post_limits, its hard to learn more about this function and when to use it. Never used it before or seen it used so maybe its not to be used? function ...
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Get terms of the posts with one query

I need to get the terms for 2.000 posts. How can I do this without making 2000 queries? Is it possible to get terms of the post in the post_object with a filter or something similar? ...
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After Image is Uploaded Set Custom Thumb size

This is the function for making a custom thumb size. BUT this needs to be executed after the image is uploaded. How do i do that? What is the "image path" after i upload the image? Thank you. ...
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String Replace Caching & Chance of Collisions

I am noticing that for various reasons I am using lots of string replacements in Wordpress and I am concerned about this impact on performance once it goes live. I am not advanced in caching but it ...
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Change shortcode output (filter?)

I'm new to filters and actions and I'm starting to see how useful they are. However I do need a bit of help with the following problem. I'd like to remove the html code from this <?php if ( ...
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How to know what filter to use and how to use it?

How can I know what filter I can use to change anything and what my function have to return ? For exemple, sometimes I have to add a or a to a post title. It works (WP doesn't sanitize html tag ...
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Plugin options, presets and filters : can you help me improve my workflow?

I'm building a plugin and I have hard time handling options on it. I already did try several ways but I think i'm stuck on a structural problem here. I would like to have your input on all of this ...
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Feed, RSS not able to clear the cache and cannot change the limit of cache life time

The WordPress Feed system is EXTREMELY complex for no reason. I have been going around and around and around in circles. I am using: function do_not_cache_feeds(&$feed) { ...
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How to set a filter by category within a customised page

I'm still fairly new to the wonderful world of WordPress development and was hoping for help with a question.. I've got a simple page template which extracts all posts under a certain category and ...
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Modifying date filter on admin page for custom post type to link to custom field

Apologies if a similar question has already been asked, but I can't seem to find the exact functionality I am looking for. Basically I have a custom post type (sermons) which has 'recorded_date' as ...
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How to edit the response header of a post/page?

I am rendering a post/page differently. Instead of displaying an HTML document, I am making the page render a javascript code. The default content type of a wordpress post/page is text/html, is there ...
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Remove posts_orderby filter then add it back in

I'm using remove_all_filters('posts_orderby'); to remove the order for a query. For a query further down the page I need the filter back. How do I add it back in?
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Filter wp_dropdown_categories Per Post Type

I'm using wp_dropdown_categories to add a categories filter to the media library. It works fine, except it displays all the categories that are assigned to posts, but I would like it to only display ...
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WP Dashboard -> Posts-> Filter by Category -> Form Method Change : Which Hook

We have a contemporary 4.2.2 WP install running with a handful of various plugins. We have been facing an issue where when a provisioned user is in the "POSTS" dashboard view, the ability to filter ...
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How do I override the_excerpt so that it will display full content?

I am creating a plugin. Many themes display excerpt such as when is_search() is 1. I want WordPress to display full content no matter what. How would I do so? Should I use add_filter ...
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image_send_to_editor filter - Unwanted paragraphs and line breaks

I'm using image_send_to_editor to filter the output the images that are inserted to my posts. The filter works perfect except for when I'm updating/saving the post. A new paragraph with a line break ...
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what is the point of telling add_filter how many parameters you want passed to the function?

In wp-includes/plugin.php (apply_filters) there's this: foreach( (array) current($wp_filter[$tag]) as $the_ ) if ( !is_null($the_['function']) ){ $args[1] = $value; ...
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Slow WP_Query with 'OR' on meta_query

Essentially, I'm trying to query using a filter for the args being fed into WP_Query() like so: public function filter_wp_query( $args, $template_slug ) { $args['post_type'] = ...
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add_filter post_gallery and do_shortcode

I'm attempting to swap out short codes on the fly but having an issue that I'm hoping someone can help with. Basically I've added a "Gallery Type" option to the wp.media library and am using the ...