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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new_excerpt_more link not working properly

My "Read More" button is linking to the current page page instead of the excerpt page it is suppose to be linking to. Here is my function in function.php file: function new_excerpt_more($more) { ...
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Add Login and logout buttons to top menu bar

I got this code to insert menu bar in the PRIMARY menubar, but I can not find a way to insert it into my secondary, or top menubar above the primary menu bar. Could anyone teach me how to do that? ...
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PHP mixed with some JS code to update Wordpress theme settings

I am working on my first Wordpress Theme but I am facing a little problem in my code. In fact, I have created a little page in the administration to change some settings on my theme and, for example, ...
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get_template_directory adding FTP root folders in urls

I am creating a theme, and now I am adding some functionality for my custom post type, such as different metaboxes in post page, extra post config page. It seems when I try to get the sites theme ...
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get content from page through AJAX

I'm using an wordpress theme and I want to load content through AJAX inside a page. I've added this inside my functions.php : function my_ajax_files() { wp_localize_script( 'function', ...
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exclude custom post type from running a function

I have the following code in my functions.php file to display post shortlink in my posts (I prefer not to edit theme files if possible)... function add_post_content($content) { if ( is_single() ) ...
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Conditional On custom field plugin metabox

I've trying to run a conditional on the custom field I made with the Custom Fields plugin, I made a true and false check box. I just need to check if the box is true or false really. I've tried ...
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Getting commenter meta

I want to find out gender of commenter and based on that, assign a display picture of commenter who don't have any picture, based on their gender, i.e if a male commenter has no picture, it should ...
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Break a Wordpress function to run in patches and re-continue

I am new to PHP and coding and I am really not a coder but I try to modify and use existing codes. I have a function which I am trying to run when needed for all users within Wordpress to do an ...
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how to make wordpress not to look for themes

For a particular project, I'm currently using only wp's admin and core functions/sugars, so no themes. Still, I'm forced to choose a theme. I would like a couple of things: move theme's ...
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str_replace not responding in functions.php [closed]

I'm tring to use str_replace within a wordpress function but its not working. My code: function fields($content) { if(is_feed()) { $post_id = get_the_ID(); $url = ...
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Calling information from my theme options page

I'm setting up a theme options page, I used it on a previous theme and thought i could easily just copy it over to the new one. <?php $options = get_option( 'sample_theme_options' ); ?> ...
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Have custom post type Visibility be private by default, and have radio button also set to “Private”

I have been following the advice of this answer, but ran into a glitch... The post Visibility says "Private" on my custom post, but if you click the "Edit" link to reveal the radio buttons, the ...
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Grab Wordpress Salt Data From URL

I'm looking to grab only the values of the Wordpress salt information from this URL with PHP: https://api.wordpress.org/secret-key/1.1/salt I want to target the second set of values within single ...
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Where does function_exists() look to decide whether a function exists? [closed]

The documentation says: Checks the list of defined functions, both built-in (internal) and user-defined, for function_name. ( SOURCE: http://php.net/manual/en/function.function-exists.php) Does ...
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What are the parameters are used in add_action and filters?

add_action( $hook, $function_to_add, $priority, $accepted_args ); I am unenable to understand what the code is used for? What are the inbuilt parameters and functions are mostly used in add_action?
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How can I loop into two different DIVS without repeating the DIVs

I am having a little trouble trying to figure out how I can accomplish this: I have a container with two colums in it, a right and a left column. Each column will have 3 posts with a short excerpt ...
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How to edit classes in body tag?

I'm trying to edit classes in the body tag for custom post types so I can display the pages full width using the WooThemes Canvas built in full width class - instead of overriding it. By default it ...
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How does child theme functions.php work with parent theme functions.php? Is it like CSS? [duplicate]

I am looking for help on understanding how child themes and parent themes functions.php work. I know with CSS, the cascade overrides CSS declared earlier in the style sheet. It is my understanding ...
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Modify Admin Bar Link

Starting on line 474 of /wp-includes/admin-bar.php there is a function that is declared as the following: function wp_admin_bar_new_content_menu( $wp_admin_bar ) What it does it generates the + New ...
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Empty Date Returned on my function

I am using this function to display the date and title of my latest posts on my dashboard. However for some of the posts the date is not being displayed at all - I have a feeling this might be the ...
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WP supersize not displaying when different languages flags are selected

I've got a very strange problem with this website. The background slides appear when your English flag but when its switched to The Spanish flag or Other flag the backgrounds don't appear. Link to ...
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Change custom featured image size in twentythirteen child theme

I need to change the post thumbnail size in my child theme. I have read several answers on how to do this in twenty twelve, which is very similar, but nothing is happening when I use similar code for ...
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Show latest custom post types on dashboard

I am using this code which shows latest posts on my dashboard but it doesn't work for custom post types. Would appreciate how to modify code. function wps_recent_posts_dw() { ?> <ol> ...
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How to limit the number of results for all query_posts on mysite

I have a huge number of posts and the pagination with no limits eats my server CPU and ram so I need a function to limit the number of posts for all query_posts on my site and I need this function to ...
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Redirect to URL if x number of days passed

Let's say I have this URL: www.example.com/myCPT/post, here I want to check if 3 days has passed since the post was created to redirect to www.example.com/myCPT/post/stats. In this 3 days time frame ...
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get_template_part function and add images

Added this function in any page: get_template_part('recent', 'posts'); And: if(have_posts()){ while(have_posts()){ the_post(); ?> <div class="site-content clearfix"><?php ...
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Displaying Slider in Front Page (home) using Customizr Theme

I am using Customizr Theme on my website, and rendering its' front page, using a Static Page. Also I have two sidebars (left and right). I used the static page, because when I put the slider it will ...
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Function that outputs second theme url

I have a multisite and need a function (added to functions.php) that will get the template url of the second theme (probably by name or other identifier)? Example: theme-1 (used by main site) ...
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custom post type upcoming post and past post

I want to retrieve inside my archive-CPT.php most recent upcoming post ( post with status of future) and past post (oldest published post). This is how my archive-CPT.php is looking like: <?php ...
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disable comments if array exists

This is the code which is registering the function for rewrite_endpoints(): function wpa121567_rewrite_endpoints(){ add_rewrite_endpoint( 'comments', EP_PERMALINK ); add_rewrite_endpoint( 'stats', ...
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Need advice on theme customizer and child themes

I have been working on a theme, initially it only had one design and I made almost all of the front page elements customizable through the theme customizer. Now I would like to offer a few variations ...
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How can I assign separate stylesheets to different pages?

I am trying to figure out how to assign a seperate stylesheet for different pages? I wan't to use the same stylesheet for my front page, and page template and a different stylesheet for my blog and ...
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How to make sure relative URL works when site is not on root domain?

I just tried installing my theme on another WP install that lies in a subdirectory of the domain. I never really thought too hard about subdirectories, but it does happen so I know I need to change ...
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Trouble using antispambot()

I have a custom field in a theme that contains an email address and was pleased to find antispambot() <p><a href="mailto:<?php antispambot(the_field('queries_e-mail')); ?>"> ...
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Woocommerce Attributes pulling in wrong data

My Problem is very strange - I don't fully understand all the aspects of woocommerce just yet and am still fiddling with things to understand it. I'm trying to pull in the size attributes for each ...
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Creating multiple category drop down

I'm trying to figure out on how to create a multiple category drop down to filter different types of post Here is an image of my work in progress ...
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How to get category pages to look like a certain archive page?

I'm not sure if this question has been answered, I'm not sure of how i should have even worded this question but... I have a custom post type called videos and the style of the archive is different ...
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Remove images from get_the_excerpt

I'm using a custom function to create a shortcode that displays the latest blog post on the home page of a template. But I'm trying to NOT have it display any images. I know I can use the Advanced ...
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restrict access to specific urls on a specific period of time

I have a countdown timer plugin which is set do redirect the user to a specific permalink after the time is elapsed. I've added a countdown timer here : mywebsite.com/mypost which is set to 3 days ...
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Updating User Meta from Custom Post Field Upon Publish Not Working

I'm trying to get the user_meta to be updated based on the custom post field type. However the information won't transfer if the new post is published by a user through a frontend form. Currently it ...
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Pass PHP variable between functions in functions.php

I have a WordPress Admin page where you can add a "listing". Within this Admin Page I have added many fields which transfer variables over to the listing page which is created/updated. Within this ...
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How to get tags and categories?

I used the following code to get tags from the post and then simply echo them: $posttags = get_the_tags($post->ID); if ($posttags) { foreach($posttags as $tag) { echo $tag->name . ', ';} ...
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List the authors that have written posts in a category

How can I list the authors of posts in a category in WordPress? On my blog have three authors and I want to list who written the posts in a category. For example: CAT NAME: INTERNET AUTHOR: ...
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wp_list_pages change <ul> of children and anchor of parent

I am getting the list of Pages and Subpages by wp_list_pages(). I want to change the parent <a> and <ul> child. I found a solution here in this WPSE thread. But It only changes the ...
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Disable trim in WordPress

I have a post. That is that post: - A - B - C When I use function the_excerpt(), it changed: - A - B readmore I want it to have the old structure. - A - B readmore but I don't know I need can ...
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Using conditionals, maybe from a DB, to register & enqueue files, for varying pages, in functions.php

I wanted to include some javascript and css files on only some of my WordPress pages. To do this, I registered and enqueued the files in my child theme's functions.php file, and used conditionals to ...
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Use $_POST['value'] inside functions.php

Is it possible to use a value stored in POST on a page inside the functions.php file? First on the . after the "20" I want to add the category__in value to the query_vars. And thats where I want to ...
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How do I properly register bootstrap JavaScript into WordPress functions.php?

I am new to bootstrap and WordPress and trying to put together a simple page. So, it doesn't surprise me that I'm running into dependency problems adding and registering scripts from both the header ...
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add slug beside name in Admin Category Checklists

im creating a lot of Categories with the same Name and different slugs, but im having problems identifying which is which in the admin panel, so i came up with the idea of inserting the slug besides ...