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How to use numbered lists in the post editor?

I have troubles to use numbered lists in the post editor. I want to have a numbered list where each number could have few paragraphs inside. Something like List one some text paragraph two for ...
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Switch between Visual and HTML tab freely

So this question has been raised many times under different flags, however I'd like to present a unified thread for an ultimate solution to this issue. In WordPress, by default, when switching back ...
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Remove hidden formatting when user paste text from MS Word into TinyMCE

Around a fifth of post submissions that I receive contains ridiculous amounts of hidden formatting. For example, here is some of it from a recent post: <!--[if gte mso 9]><xml> ...
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How to Include HTML in Excerpts?

I use the Leaf theme and I can't seem to format the home page excerpts. I tried plugins and fiddling around with the theme-functions.php file but to no avail. I don't need a lot of fancy stuff in ...
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Exclude uploaded files from appearing in the excerpt()

In a post I have some text and some media attachments and when I use the_excerpt(), it strips all the anchor tags from the attachments and shows just their file names and its causing me problems as ...
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Multiple Rows in a <table> using wp_query

I am displaying posts in a grid (4 posts wide by 2 posts high). I am using a table. In order to get the content to display on the second row, I am using two wp_queries (one on each row) because I ...
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return unformatted content in encosing shortcode

I've written a little shortcode, following basic instructions on Wordpress Codex: function myshortcode( $atts, $content = null ) { extract( shortcode_atts( array( ..., ), $atts ) ); ...
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remove <p> tags from the_content

I've got a post format of Image, and I am running into an issue where the image is being wrapped by a <p> tag. I want to get rid of that tag (specifically on the single.php version) of those ...
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How to center oEmbedded content

I understand you have to paste the link that you're embedding without any code wrapping around it, but how do I force the embedded content to be centered? Currently, the default is aligning to the ...
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Unautop / Sanitize content added to a post through a plugin

I am using the SimpleReach plugin that adds some content to every post using the content hook. The content that is being added is <!-- SimpleReach Slide Plugin Version: {{srslide_plugin_version}} ...
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&#8217 instead of apostrophe and  instead of space

I'm using following codes to have a share button via email. In the mail content box, when I tried to share some posts to test using the button, excerpt showing &#8217 instead of apostrophe and  ...
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How do I display page content next to a contact form, rather than under it?

Using a stock wordpress theme and contact form 7. Lots of room on the form's right but it insists on putting everything underneath it.
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Preserve white-space in Page

I frequently post pages with code examples. However, Wordpress strips out whitespace, thus ruining the indentation and formatting of my code. So this: <pre> selector { property: ...
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Wordpress options text format

Wordpress converts my theme options text with smart quotes. I know that to remove problem from posts etc: remove_filter('the_content', 'wptexturize'); remove_filter('the_excerpt', 'wptexturize'); ...
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Add Default Wordpress Formatting To Data From External SQL Tables?

I have a number of external SQL tables that have data in exactly the way I want and I would like to use them to populate various wordpress posts with shortcodes. The problem is that I don't ...
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Is there a way to reorder a collection of posts to read from top (oldest) to bottom (newest)?

After I complete a collection of posts, can I reorder them in reverse to read from the top (oldest post) to bottom (newest post)?
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Formatting with <pre>

I'm building a site that doesn't want any styling applied to the entry-content, because it should keep the formatting of the text. Bizarly, it works on old entries, but new entries via the front-end ...
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Create a formatted table-like menu

I've just put the site up a couple weeks ago and adding some more things to it for my friend however there's got to be an easier way to lay content out over wordpress. I've having a hard time with it ...
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Crafting WP_Query array, sort by date

question about wordpress WP_Query: 'post_type' => 'event_date' outputs dd/mm/yy ex: 31122012 I would like to order my frontend 'event_date' output not by latest WP post entry but by latest ...
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Linebreaks behaving oddly inside blockquotes

I'm using a vanilla up-to-date WordPress install. I've noticed that the visual editor, even in text mode, does not show <p> or <br> tags, and if you insert them it strips them out and ...
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E-Commerce Products Page Sidebar Formatting

I inherited a wordpress e-commerce website from a developer that only half finished the project. I do not know alot about css or php, but I have been able to play around with the coding enough to ...
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Displaying Archives List

I'm displaying list or archives using <?php get_archives('monthly', '', 'html', '', '', FALSE); ?> and my list displays December 2012 November 2012 etc However I would like to format ...
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Custom formatting

After some advice to get pointed in the right direction. I am knocking together a site for a friend who isn't the most technical minded so want to make the process easy and of course Wordpress offers ...
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Stop wordpress from adding html tags but not remove my own tags?

I've been trying to make wordpress stop adding html tags to my content but leave my own html tags alone? Tried remove_filter( 'the_content', 'wpautop' ); and installed PS Disable Auto Formatting ...
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Multiple item layout with one query

in my homepage I have content boxes with different layouts. Every box has an image and the post title corresponding to a single post. How should I use only one single get_posts() and format the layout ...
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How can I remove <br /> line breaks from manually formatted HTML?

I see a lot of posts here and elsewhere having trouble adding line breaks for some reason, but I'm trying to remove them. I'm new to WP, and I see that when editing in "HTML" mode the text is rendered ...
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How to define a custom font family for a wordpress blog that will not affect the entire site

While my related question on Stack Overflow should explain the basic CSS for this once it gets answered, how would I define a custom font family for a wordpress blog that will only apply to a ...
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How to prevent automatic conversion of dashes to &ndash;

When I put -- into a post it is automatically converted to the – &ndash; character in the output by wordpress. How can I get normal '--' double dashes in my content.
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Special Formatting for WordPress Plugin Description?

Last question, I am supplying the Description of my plugin see the part of this called "Customizing the Plugin Information Box", and I can't get any HTML format to work. It just prints off like normal ...
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367 views

Use a language specific thousand separator

I have a views counter on each post. When it reaches for example 1000, it adds a dot as the thousand separator, the result is 1.000. This is odd in my language, I should have a space as separator or ...
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Automatically decrease font size for long words

I am working on an e-commerce site in which post and product titles will need to be displayed in fairly narrow divs. I would like to set a specific font size for words which can naturally fit in the ...
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How can I add custom text styles to the visual text editor?

By default an author can select from Paragraph, Address, Preformatted, Heading 1, etc.. As an example I'd like the author to have the ability to visually wrap selected text in a tag, without ever ...
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How do I format the date in Event Organizer?

I would like to format the dates to be June 17, 2012 11:00am as opposed to the 17 June 2012 11:00am that Event Organizer outputs.
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post_class() breaks out of formatting. . . extra markup also generated

Hoping Im just running into something easy Here's the scenario, I've created a function called tr_get_post_image_tplt that spits out the post thumbnail (or custom size) for the post being called. Im ...
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Removing Line Break Tags from a Page

I am running the latest version of Wordpress on the Genesis Framework with the AgentPress theme. There is an annoying four line gap between the page title and the Wordpress Post Tab widget that I ...
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Keep formatting for tables copied from MS Word?

I've found that copying and pasting tables from MS Word was closest to easiest when it comes to making tables; rather than formatting a table from scratch in a WYSIWYG editor. The one shortfall I've ...
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WordPress adding <br> tags into plugin content

We've written a plugin that shows reviews upon usage of a shortcode. On some sites, Wordpress is adding <br> tags throughout the shortcode content, and others it does not. The shortcode works ...
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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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Issue with enabling formatting in excerpts in Wordpress

This is what I added in my theme's functions.php file to enable formatting for excerpts in Wordpress (source of the tip): remove_filter('get_the_excerpt', 'wp_trim_excerpt'); ...
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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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Graphics and Formatting Not Loading in WordPress on IIS

We have IIS 7.5 and we've installed WordPress (v3.3.1) through the Microsoft Web Platform installer (http://www.microsoft.com/web/wordpress). All works fine when we load WP locally (e.g. ...
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PHP library that can merge stylesheet with inline style [closed]

I am working with html document generated from Micrsoft Word 2007/2010. Besides generating incredibly dirty html, word also has the tendency of using both block and inline style. I am looking for a ...
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Stop auto formatting in shortcodes

Is there a way I can stop Wordpress auto formatting everything I enter inside a shortcode tag? A the moment I want to include a h2, a paragraph and another shortcode, but everytime I do Wordpress ...
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Lost formatting after saving

I make basic formatting to the text in visual editor. When saving, everything got lost, formatting, spaces, paragraph.... everything got inline... I will go crazy !... why it's doing that ?.. i can ...
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Content over 10,000 characters won't display with the_content()

A friend of mine just noticed that their site wasn't displaying pages that had a lot of content. For some reason they are just blank, and if he removes some content from the page it will display ...
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How do you edit the html of teaser excerpts

All my teaser excerpts have no formatting applied to them. With firebug I can get the text to look how I want by editing the html but I don't know where to edit the html in wordpress. How can I do ...
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Pasting code into pre-formatted text in Visual Editor not working in 3.3.1

Pre-formatted text in the Visual Editor is not behaving like I'm used to. I've got an old installation (3.2.1), and when create pre-formatted text, all the line-breaks and spacing is preserved. In ...
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Nice way to print_r arrays

So you know how Drupal has functions in modules like Devel that allow you to output arrays in a nice format like dsm($array) or krumo($array)... Does WordPress have an equivalent or a nice way of ...
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Space Not Being Generated in HTML Output?

I'm using a code called custom_link_pages to generate my multiple page post links, but I'm getting a space between my page numbers and previous link, but my next link is missing the same space. ...
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Using Microsift Word/Outlook for content publishing to Wordpress

I am tasked with building an tool to allow users to publish to Wordpress from their PC using MS Word and Outlook. I know, completely defeat the purpose of having Wordpress, but the basic requirement ...