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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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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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 a class to the attachment images

When I'm in the Wordpress editor and I add an external image with the 'img' button, my html result wil be like this: <img src="http://example.com/image.jpg" alt="image" /> How can ...
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Display WordPress Search

I am trying to display the current WordPress search term on single.php, index.php, and category.php...basically when someone searches for something I'd like WordPress to remember what the last search ...
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Move Custom Fields on General Settings Page to New Location

I've created some custom fields on the General Settings page after studying up on this post: Add multiple custom fields to the general settings page. I'd really like to move them to their own ...
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Getting categories from DataBase & WP Favorite Post

I am trying to create a shortcode that pull the most saved posts (using WP Favorite Post) and displaying them by YEAR, MONTH or CATEGORY. So far I have been able to get the year and month working ...
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Edit tag cloud widget number

By default, the WordPress tag cloud widget has a set amount of 45 tags to display. This can be seen in the wp-includes/category-template.php file. By default, the WooCommerce plugin which I have ...
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Child theme within a child theme?

I'm developing a child theme, but also want to make it possible for that child theme to have a custom functions.php file that won't be overwritten during theme updates .. is this possible in any ...
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plugins_url vs plugin_dir_url

Im seeing WordPress plugins either use plugins_url or plugin_dir_url when creating constants to some of their folders. Is one better than the other? examples: define( 'MEMBERS_URI', trailingslashit( ...
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Changing post category from dropdown

I am showing a list of posts on the front of my wordpress site which each have a dropdown next to them with a list of category's, which are pulled in as follows. As you can see the form submit button ...
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Passing postid of Testimonial Custom Post in Shortcode Parameter

I am trying to create Testimonial custom post and display using shortcode function create_post_type() { register_post_type( 'testimonials',//new post type array( ...
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Is it possible to rename a post format?

Since WP 3.1, it's been possible to use Tumblr-style post formats. I want to use the 'aside' option in a theme, but I want it to have a different title in the WP admin area. So, for example, when a ...
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Get all categories of custom post even not assigned

I know how to get all categories with get_categories and name custom taxonomy name, but wordpress only shows those categories those are assigned to a post. Those which are created, but not assigned, ...
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Why does `url_to_postid` return 0 when testing `page_for_posts` Page?

If I set Reading Settings > Posts Page (in other words, the page_for_posts option) to a static page, and then attempt to pass its URL through url_to_postid() it will return 0 - why is it? I ...
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Calculate percentage of post by category

Is it possible to calculate the percentage of posts in each given category? I'd like to make a bar chart to visualize the amout of posts in those categories. I thought what one needs would be the ...
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Add a excerpt to a custom WYSIWYG

I have a secondary WYSIWG on my post and I am using it to display content under a thumbnail. I am trying to figure out how to limit the amount of words I can display with the code I am using to ...
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Do we have to use ftp to recover from a bad functions.php edit?

Just tried to make an edit to the functions.php on my site. As is often the case, wp didn't like it and threw a fit, locking me out of making any further changes. So now I have to use ftp to edit out ...
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Creating wordpress user registration form

I am having a form page called Test Form with this form : <div id="container"> <form action="wp-content/themes/max-magazine/TestForm.php" method="post" name="myForm"> User <input ...
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Get category id for a custom category and display it in a class

I am having trouble displaying my custom category ID to my li ID. The code I am using below is displaying the post ID of the post category instead of the custom category. What I am trying to do is ...
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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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add classes to wordpress menu links

As the title already says, I am trying to add classes on the WordPress menu item links (so not the li, but the a element). If it is possible to achieve something similar to WordPress its own function ...
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Meta description ellipsis [duplicate]

I have a function that puts a meta description in my theme's <head>. It works well but I have a small issue. It just cuts off words in the description once it reaches the 160 character limit. I ...
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Hide a div when a custom field is empty

I am having trouble hiding a div when the input of a custom field is empty. This is the code I am using but can not seem to get it to work. The field that displays the content is _cmb_fe_wysiwyg ...
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Custom wp_trim_words() function not trimming right

I have this custom wp_trim_words() function set to give me excerpts of only 20 words, and for the most part, it works fine. Except for some reason, on posts that contain lists, it outputs way more ...
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Shortcode to get child pages of multiple parents (using parent slug)

I'm using a nice shortcode to get the child pages of a specific page, using just the parent page slug. [getChild name="page-slug"] This is done using this code: function getChild_function($atts){ ...
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Password Protected Page Redirects To Dashboard on Submit

I am trying to use the built in post/page password protection feature on Wordpress 3.4. However, on the password protected page when you click submit, you are taken to the wp-login page or dashboard, ...
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Merge / Combine two php functions for Previous and Next Link with Thumbnail

I will wrap two merged php funtions in one div container - so i have only one php function and one link to the next post, regardless if someone clicks on the thumb or the text part. These are the two ...
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How to add 'data-caption' inside an anchor tag

bellow is custom gallery code. function custom_gallery_shortcode( $attr = array(), $content = '' ) { $attr['itemtag'] = "li"; $attr['icontag'] = ""; ...
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wp_mail recipient

I am new at this and seeking help, I'm really need a light at the end of the tunnel, so if you can help me, please do it! I will be very grateful! The question is, what do I do to when someone fills ...
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Proper use of add_option() function?

I would like to add a variable to my site's database. I used add_option() to do that, but it's not working somewhy properly. Probably it does not save the option. my code is: $heatall3 = '10000'; ...
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Pagination custom query

I am trying to make a custom page template that shows the most viewed posts. I can return posts but I am having trouble figuring out how to paginate it. Here is what I have: $args = array('orderby' ...
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Add Class to Tag Cloud Links and Change Terminology

Is there a way to use functions.php to add a class name to all the tag cloud links? This topic does what I need, but it's not through the functions.php file. I was also hoping to change the tag cloud ...
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Countdown to post date tag function?

I made an events post type and I wanna make countdown to post date, for example: Let's say the post is due 5 days later so it writes in the post '5 days remaining' Any suggestions?
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disable WP automatically inserted line breaks after an image

I've set medium sized images to a custom size which should allow for both of the images to align horizontally within the post. (The full post width is 880px, medium images are set to 413px.) My ...
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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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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 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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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 ...