A function is a sequence of program instructions that perform a specific task. It is packaged as a unit that can be used wherever the according task should be performed.

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Auto Populate Custom Field with Complex Value That Increase by One?

Can somebody help me to sort this? I am using WP 3.5.2 and I have "Orders" post type where purchase_order custom field is located. This is the sample of purchase order record: POCOS20130051 PO - ...
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expire wordpress user posts

I'm trying to make classified WordPress theme and I need to make users posts expire date plus show that date into the post. Users only allowed to publish their posts in post-types not as ordinary ...
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Date archives for custom post type

I have seen many questions/posts regarding this, but have yet to find a decent solution. Basically I am trying to do what wp_get_archives does, but for a custom post type (personally I am unsure why ...
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Return search for custom post type name

It is easy to write code that will only return posts from a certain custom post type. However, I haven't been able to find a way to return posts that search for the actual name of the custom post ...
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get_post_meta not working inside a function in functions.php but works outside

function notify_new_posts($post_id) { $keyval = get_post_meta( $post_id); $buyer_wdistance = get_post_meta( $post_id, 'cf_wdrive'); //$buyer_wdistance = $keyval['cf_wdrive'][0]; ...
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Custom gallery in wp3.5

I used a tutorial I found for a slick little custom gallery in 3.4, but upon upgrade to 3.5 it no longer works. I'm trying to learn php still and can't seem to get this working again, as I either get ...
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Using Schema with `the_excerpt`

I'm currently developing a WordPress site and want to use Schema, I have been some what successful so far but have now hit a stone wall. I want to use: itemprop="description" to the ...
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Update user meta of author when post content is viewed

I have a value that I'm trying to store as user meta for authors on my site. I need it to update itself every time the content of a post is viewed for that author. Here's as far as I've gotten but it ...
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How to add icon over specific thumb

I wanted to do the following, and I know its possible, but I don't know how. I'm looking at in_category, but it doesn't make to much sense. Basically what I want to do, for an example on my homepage, ...
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Right way to update widget on dynamic new input field

I have code to add an input field dynamicly in my theme. I have testd it, as a metabox and it works. But, not in a widget. First add and update, that codes work, but when I refresh page or try to ...
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AJAX values converted to PHP Variables?

I just started playing with Wordpress and I have a question about the AJAX side of things. I think that I understand how the AJAX front-end to server side processing, back to font-end works. But, I ...
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Wordpress function only executes once

I am trying to create a redirect for my authors so that when they login (and access the admin area) they are directed to the posts page instead of the Wordpress dashboard. I found a function that ...
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How to set the jpg image compression for specific thumbnail sizes?

This question was asked on Set JPEG compression for specific custom image sizes and answered very nicely by Ahmad M I'd of course comment to that thread but I don't have 50 point reputation... The ...
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What is the difference between get_page_link and get_permalink functions?

Both functions return permalink to the post or page by it's ID. What are the differences and which of these functions should I use in which cases?
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Using add_filter() in Widgets

Just have a query reference the add_filter() function. Can you use this function inside a WordPress widget class. Example I have a widget with dynamic created code that I want to pass to another ...
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Only let plugin add actions to wp_head & wp_footer on single posts

I'm using a a plugin (Comments Evolved) on a recently built site. The issue I'm having is that this plugin globally enqueueing and adding actions to the head and footer of all pages. I'd like to ...
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Loop only displaying one post

After a WordPress update the following code started only displaying one post on the page. I thought something was deprecated so I updated the parts I was sure about. But I'm still getting pretty much ...
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How to access global variable $menu inside a class function

am puzzling why can't i access the global variable $menu inside a php class function class adminMenus { public function getWPdefaultmenus(){ global $menu; return $menu; } } using ...
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My customizer's setting doesn't set to the default and needed to click the control's “Default” button before it'll be set

Here's my sample customizer's setting and control: $wp_customize->add_setting( 'themename_img', array( 'type' => 'theme_mod', 'default' => ...
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Using Isotope in WordPress portfolio

I'm trying to create a custom post type portfolio and use Isotope for filtering according to categories but I'm not doing something right. I've loaded scripts in my header.php, created a custom post ...
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custom post with loading script per single post

I read many Q&As here on SO...(and elsewhere but they don't count...lol) I think I follow the rules of WP.org but still it does not load the scripts. Scenario: Custom template for post in Php: ...
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call wp_insert_user in custom class doesnt work

im creating a custom class to manage users in wordpress and chamilo but this is not the point. Class looks like this: class Platform { private $security_key = '..'; private $secret_key; ...
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CSS not displaying

I found function for numbe pagination but when I trying to view the CSS thru Inspect element, the CSS for that pagination is not displaying. Even If I change the CSS style, its not working. How to ...
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Adding javascript to functions.php causes problems with my template

I want a "Read on" link that moves to another part of the page when clicked. I understand the HTML bit and I have even used some nice scrolling. It works. But when implemented breaks part of my ...
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getExcerpt: Make ellipsis appear only if character limit is reached

I have a function called getExcerpt that displays the first 140 characters of an excerpt and after that, an ellipsis appears. The call in my template is like this: <?php echo get_excerpt(140); ...
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How to store the_title() into a variable to reutrn the value, not just echo it

I have a loop, and need to pass one more argument through it. I need to get the current page's single post title, and then use that as the value. I tried going about it like this: $tagz = ...
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Remote upload file to server B

I'm aware this might be some of the hardest coding to do ever, but thought of giving it a try. Im basically trying to detect all (mp3) filetypes uploaded through the Wordpress media upload and send ...
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Save the outputted image into the Media Library, with a different filename and extension

For example, I have this "/image.php" file in my "/theme-directory": header ('Content-Type: image/png'); $im = @imagecreatetruecolor(120, 20) or die('Cannot Initialize new GD image stream'); ...
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how to create shortcode in wordpress

So I have the following code: <span class="delete"><a onclick="return confirm('Are you sure?');" href="<?php echo wp_nonce_url( add_query_arg( array( 'action' => 'my-delete-product', ...
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I am Looking to append URL Parameter to all URLs

I am trying to add URL parameter to all the URLs of Wordpress website. This is for tracking affiliate sales by tracking links. E.g. I have put a link on another website ...
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Default Terms in Custom Taxonomy for Custom Post Types

I am using the below code to automatically assign a custom taxonomy (my_tax_name under my_tax taxonomy) to a custom post type (my_cpt) so that when I publish a post without assigning it any taxonomy, ...
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Custom Search Function adds Results to Navigation

I've added a custom search function on my site that allows terms of a custom taxonomy to be searched as well as the normal content. The function works just how it should, but when you get to the ...
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Add Custom fields to Quick Edit posts2posts

i am using posts2posts to connect 2 post types,and add custom field for each relation (many to many). I am looking for Quick Edit Option, here is my function <?php p2p_register_connection_type( ...
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Add custom function to a theme with child theme's functions.php

I am using a theme Indigo and have it working fine, in a child theme configuration. I want to add a custom function. Unlike the child style.css, I have read that you don't need to import the parent ...
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How to block specific external link without plugin

I want to block www.anafile.com - this site, in my WordPress blog site. When any user use this link in any blog post, on clicking "Publish" button, I want to block them posting or warn them. How can ...
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Condition based on membership [closed]

My website about buy a membership VIP,SLIVER and GOLD click here I want to put condition to choose only one of the 3 type membership how and where I put ?
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Let users upload image(s) to the post from front end

I want to enable logged in users (Wordpress) to submit posts from front end (among with other data). My form is working great, I add custom post meta data which I later display on custom post page. ...
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Scrape external webpage for first image and add it to new post

I'm looking for a way to scrape an external page for its first/best/largest image and insert a copy of that image as the featured image of a new post on my Wordpress site. The way that I was hoping ...
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Can't get post ID in functions.php?

I need the current post id in a function , which I have written in functions.php. But I can't get the id . I have tried several method . Like get_the_ID() ; ----returns false global $post; ...
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Add content after get_header

I'd like to add content directly after the div#main (end of header.php) and before /div#main (beginning of footer.php). I'm using an own child-template (of twentythirteen), that contains only ...
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Wp Ecommerce Reposition Product Page Product Thumbnail Image

i want to reposition the product thumbnail of the wp ecommerce plugin product page product images. the default thumbnail function of wp doesnt seem to work add_image_size( 'product-thumbnail', 225, ...
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How to change permalink to include custom post type

Is there a way to add custom post type to permalinks with a plugin or otherwise? This is what I am trying to accomplish: mysite.com/projects/food/burgerking mysite.com/projects/wine/cherryvineyard ...
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Define an extra field for all pages (with no plugin?)

I usually use WP Types define custom fields, post types, ... But I have a theme a little bit overloaded of plugins, so I would like to define this field for (all) the pages in functions.php if ...
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Alternative functions for mysql_free_result and mysql_ping in wordpress functions

what are the alternative function for mysql_free_result and mysql_ping in WordPress functions , does WordPress function provides all the functions like php ? is it necessary to Free result memory for ...
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mysql_real_escape_string() vs. esc_sql() in WordPress

Does mysql_real_escape_string() and esc_sql() in WordPress both do the same work? I tried following the following: $fetch_row='<p>And again for single posts</p>' echo ...
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Add container to nav_menu sub menu

Is there a way I can wrap a div around wp_nav_menu's ul.sub-menu So for example the markup would go from <ul class="menu"> <li><a href="/">Item 1</a></li> ...
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wp_delete_attachment

Im' trying to delete all attachments of a custom post type on post deletion using the before_delete_post hook. It works ok except that if I add another function to override the upload dir it doesn't ...
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Function to draw random image from specified category destroys site logic - why?

I'm trying to create a function in my child theme's functions.php file that will draw a linked image on every page. The link has to have a class, and the image must also have a class. The image is ...
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How do I register a new settings page? [closed]

I need to be able to create a new settings page, one that will act as a list of information for the user. However, I am unable to find how to do this, can someone point me in the right direction for ...
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How to echo Widget Title in Custom Frontend-Template Box

I've created a custom Widget with the help of following code: // Creating the widget class wpb_widget extends WP_Widget { function __construct() { parent::__construct( // Base ID of ...