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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Rewrite rules for subterms in custom taxonomies

I am using a large number of custom taxonomies. My post type is called "location" and there is a parent term "Asia" and a subterm "Thailand". Now I created the taxonomy archive template files ...
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Allow users to add custom functions to wordpress theme

I'd like to allow users to add functions to the theme I'm developing, but don't want users to change functions.php directly, as this file may be updated with theme updates. In other words, I'd like ...
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How to display login form anywhere, when user isn't logged in, without redirecting?

I'm currently using Theme My Login, and I'm building a membership website where nothing is accessible to anyone, unless they're logged in. When a user, who isn't logged in, enters anywhere on the ...
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How to hook into the quick edit action?

I found this solution to automatically assign parent terms when a child term is selected, which is working fine for the save_post hook: add_action('save_post', 'assign_parent_terms'); function ...
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Overriding methods in a child theme

Guided by the Codex doc on Child Themes I have created a twentythirteen-child theme for my website by copying the unchanged index.php file from the parent theme and by creating this simple style.css ...
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Show the online status of the current post's author

Is there a way that I can show the online status (Either online or offline) of the author of the post that a site visitor is viewing? I imagine it's something to do with the Transients API ...
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Load mutiple stylesheets inside one IE condition

I want to load Load mutiple stylesheets inside one condition for Internet Explorer: wp_enqueue_style('ie-style', get_template_directory_uri() . '/style-ie.css'); wp_enqueue_style('ie', ...
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Accessing post_meta on save of new post

I am trying to get the value of a post_meta when the post is published. The problem is that all I can get is the post ID, but the post_meta must not yet be in the database when I make the query. I do ...
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Load post attached images on a single page site with fancybox

I'm trying to make a single page site that will display posts as thumbnails in some part. Then if a thumbnail is clicked, I want all the images contained in this post to be loaded with fancybox while ...
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Load parent theme files before child theme functions.php

I am creating a theme framework to use in future wordpress themes that I develop. I would like to include dependant files such as classes inside the parent theme before the child theme functions.php ...
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How to have Function of a plugin using global vars into a shortcode?

I am trying to convert this piece of code into a shortcode so it can be used inside my posts. Is it possible? I cant think of how to do it as I am beginner in wordpress and learning via books/youtube ...
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Execute only on a certain page

I"m trying to get the block of code below to load only when it's the contact page but it doesn't seem to wotk. Any ideas what the problem could be. Still pretty much new to PHP. if ...
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Removing the main link to Jetpack from the menu

I need to remove the link to the Jetpack settings, but not the links to Omnisearch and Site Stats from the admin menu for everyone not having an administrator role: For this, I came up with this ...
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posts to get expire (deleted) after a date

i am creating an coupon site from scratch and for this have saw many codes and examples on the internet. but it doesn't work as my requirement is little different. i need help in creating an expiry ...
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wp_get_attachment_image_src returns image on main domain, false on subdomain

I've got a multisite install in development where both the subdomains and the main site use the exact same page templates for showing data. However, when I try to get a profile image (added ID in ...
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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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How to add an anonymous function in wordpress hooks by removing create_function

Currently I have the code below which I would like to replace create_function with some anonymous function. How can this be done? add_action('widgets_init', create_function('', 'return ...
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Unhook jQuery from WooCommerce via `functions.php`? [closed]

So I am using the http://woothemes.com/woocommerce/ plugin for eCommerce and it's registering jQuery local and conflicting with my default jQuery call from Google CDN. It took a long time but I ...
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Is there a function like wp_remote_fopen that takes a post/page ID instead of a URI?

We have dev and test environments that are only accessible from the internal company network but our WP installations (only part of the whole domain) are hosted on Amazon Web Services. I have need ...
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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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How to display post tags through the functions file

I'm converting an HTML template into a wordpress theme and I'm having some trouble displaying the post tags within the functions.php file. What I would like to do is add the following code into the ...
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Limit to One Custom Taxonomy Selection, Including Most Used

I've got a bit of code that limits my custom taxonomy to only allow the user to select one category, by turning the checkboxes in to radio buttons. See the screenshot below for example: I need the ...
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Current path on page in functions.php

How can I get the current path of my page? I know how to do it inside a template file, but I need it inside functions.php. And it has to be before the send_headers hook, because I'll use this info to ...
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Recent post display using shortcode

I am trying to display recent post in static page home-content.php. I've added this code in function.php function my_recent_posts_shortcode($atts){ $q = new WP_Query( array( 'orderby' ...
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How to manually fix the WordPress gallery code using PHP in functions.php?

It's been talked many times that Wordpress outputs some really bad code for the built-in gallery function. This is the core code responsible for the gallery output (in /wp-includes/media.php): ...
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Find first image on paginated post for Pinterest

I've been looking for days, yet can't find a good answer. Perhaps the SE crowd can be of assistance. Any help is much appreciated. I am using a custom-coded pinterest button included on posts that ...
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Stuck on maintenance mode

I put my site in maintenance mode using this hook in functions.php, function activate_maintenance_mode() { //If the current user is NOT an 'Administrator' or NOT 'Super Admin' then display ...
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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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Custom registration form in shortcode getting internal server error 500

I created a custom registration form which works fine when used as a custom page template. I needed it as a shortcode so I created a shortcode using the function below /* Custom shortcode */ function ...
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Functions.php in child theme that loads CSS file breaks website

I created a child theme and created a functions.php file in the child theme directory that also has the required style.css file and a seperate custom CSS file that I want to load. This is the code I ...
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redirect wp-login.php to another page

I would like to redirect this page wp-login.php to /login page. So when a user clicks on a link like this <a href="/wp-login.php">login</a>, wordpress will redirect him to /register . I ...
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Polylang: pll_e() & pll__() on functions.php, doesn't work

I've on functions.php some functions that echoes blocks of HTML. Problem comes with Polylang plugin, that uses custom functions pll_e() and pll__(). Those works right on index.php on every theme, but ...
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Saving/Writing/Adding file to upload folder

Within a plugin I am generating an image, I would like to save this image to the upload folder and update the WPDB with the location of said file. I cant find any build in wordpress functions to ...
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get_the_excerpt() not returning anything when post has no excerpt

When trying to call get_the_excerpt() the page does not return anything on posts that have no excerpt. I thought WordPress usually 'fake' it and create one using the first x characters from ...
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Using PHP to toggle stylesheet and header image, set in cookie

I haven't done a lot of work with cookies or Wordpress before so I think I've been a bit over-optimistic in my quest :p I have created two themes for my site, night and day. I would like the user to ...
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Checking for existence of a page by title?

I'm currently working on a plugin, and I essentially want to check if a certain page has been created. Essentially, I want to do something like this: if (file_exists($file)) { $exists = ...
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Pass a Select List Value into Functions.php function Tax Query Array

Hoping someone can assist as I am very new to the whole functions.php/wordpress coding side of things but I basically have the following use case that I am trying to achieve through the use of Gravity ...
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Difference between the_permalink() and get_permalink() function

In WordPress I am using both the_permalink() and get_permalink() functions, but I cannot get any difference in the output of both functions. What is the difference between both functions?
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Theme Customizer - Custom Sections Display, but do Nothing

I'm creating a theme and I've started doing some work on the theme customizer. I'm going to do all of it in the theme functions, but I have an issue I want to figure out first: I've added a ...
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'Attempt to modify property of non-object' warning

I use the bellow function to disable a plugin update. It works, because I use an old version of this plugin and it does not show me that a newer version exists, but, however, I get a warning on line ...
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Show excerpt for only first post in query

I'd like to only show the excerpt for the first post in my main query. I was wondering the best way to approach this. What I have tried so far is: Making a custom homepage and using two queries, ...
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Post type no single page

I have created a post type and I am trying to create a single page for that post type, I am creating a php file called single-job.php and it is using the index.php as a template. Below is my function ...
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Using a private method as an action callback from within a class

I have created a class from within which I would like to call a private method (from within the same class) from the __construct method as an action callback. When I would like to use a public method ...
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Call to undefined add_action() in theme's functions.php

Once done validating a form with ajax, I use php within my functions.php to actually send the form. <?php $name = $_POST['fname']; $lname = $_POST['lname']; $subject_line = $_POST['subject']; ...
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Remove Comments Metabox but still allow comments

I already know how to remove a metabox from my custom post type edit page. However I want to remove the comments metabox but still allow commenting for the post. Because I notice when I do remove ...
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Optimize CPT-function with a loop

I want to optimize my functions of a Custom Post Type (CPT). Now I have 10 meta boxes. For each box I have an extra function. The aim is to produce the 10 boxes in one function. I already tried the ...
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Mega Menu Walker

I'm trying to create a mega menu walker. Unfortunately, walkers completely escape my coding knowledge. I could really use some help getting it working. Here's the features I need: Wrap the ...
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Get site owner meta to show publically on front end in multisite? using “user meta shortcodes” plugin

I've searched all over for a fix and have had no luck. Im using the "User Meta Shortcodes" plugin to display user meta. The plugin works fine, the problem is that it doesnt output the meta info from ...
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Update functions.php from Wordpress dashboard

I'm sure this isn't possible but I thought I would ask. In my functions.php file I have a wp_mail function that sends an email to moderators when posts are made. This email is sent to number of ...
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Wordpress - thumbnail image from youtube (function and loop)

Hi :D i need show thumbnails from youtube in homepage, i have a code for wordpress in function and the loop but not working thumbnail from youtube. What can be wrong with the code? Function Code: ...