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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Split posts into separate screen on custom post type admin screen

I have a custom post type called 'event' that has a meta_key of event_status with a value of either 'upcoming' or 'past' depending on the event date. I am trying to split all past events into their ...
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Enabling shortcodes for custom fields

So, in this post it is explained how to supposedly enable shortcodes for custom fields in Wordpress. (Shortcodes are not enabled for custom fields by default.) What I dont understand is where to ...
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Child Theme functions.php has no effect

I'm trying to make a child theme of Woothemes Appply theme. The Child functions.php file is having no affect though. I started by adding in the code to enqueue a style sheet, which didn't work. Then ...
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Issue adding text after short description on product pages Woocommerce [closed]

I am trying to add some text after the short description on woocommerce. I have come up with the following add action but when I use it, it replaces the existing short description text. Is there a ...
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Hook into install email

I created a plugin that makes use of the wp_install method (this part is necessary for the plugin to work properly and this function needs to be called). http://wpseek.com/function/wp_install/ ...
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PHP files included in functions.php don't seem to work

This is my first post on WordPress StackExchange, I'll try to be precise. My question is: Is there anything in particular I should do to the files I'm including in my theme's functions.php file? ...
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Programmatically set page template based on page ID

How would I set the page template based on the ID? I have Redux Framework installed in my site and one of the options is to set a registration page. On this page, I want to use a specific template, ...
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Keep a fluid max number of posts on site

I'm trying to figure out how to set the max number of posts allowed across the site, but keep it fluid by sending old posts to the bin when a new post is over the limit. (I'm trying to stop the ...
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esc_url( ) won't use https

The code on the page looks like this: if ( ! empty( $image ) ) : ?> <div class="headshot"> <img src="<?php echo esc_url( $image ); ?>" alt="Photo of <?php echo esc_attr( ...
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I wan to process the following js to process the AJAX Request on my function to calculate author Total Post views

This is my Ajax Handler function function get_total_post(user_ID) { jQuery.ajax({ type: 'post', url: ajaxforall.ajaxurl, cache: false, data: { action: ...
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Cannot disable wpauto

I have tried everything to disable something adding multiple paragraph and break tags (up to 20 in a row) tags to a registration form. I first went into the event espresso files for this plugin and ...
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Adding some sort of Label-text to a looped button

To sum up my problem, here's a picture: I've added this text with a hover-fx to a button to explain to users what the button does. I've done so by adding a <div> with another <a>-element ...
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Manually call a WP class, e.g. wp-comments-list-table?

How would I output a class such as the admin comments table (wp-comments-list-table.php) on my own page? Thanks in advance
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Setting cookies in Wordpress

I am trying to set a cookie on my site and wanna switch the style sheets using this cookie. I've tested a normal function but it does not work. I've put below code into my functions.php ...
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Shortcode display outside the div

I have created a shortcode that retrives and displays a form.The content of the attribute in HTML. function check_my_login( $atts) { return '<form action="" name="" method="post" ...
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Change Slug of a Custom Post Type

I use a plugin that creates a custom post type with a slug that I am wanting to change. I don't want to overwrite the plugin files, so I'm wondering how I can change the slug using a separate ...
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Setting a cookie in functions.php and it gets deleted when working on an other function

My first function gets the parameters from the URL and sets the cookies: /** Get variables from the URL and set them into the coockie **/ add_action( 'init', 'set_utm_cookie'); function ...
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Using Conditional Themes to change out different themes using the Theme Customizer radio Buttons

I've been trying to change my theme based upon a radio button selection from the theme Customizer. I've included this plugin -> https://wordpress.org/support/plugin/wp-conditional-themes as a file ...
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Use SCSSPHP to compile Theme Customizer Values into .SCSS files ready to compile to CSS

I've been having trouble Automatically Compiling my .scss files into my main WordPress style.css file. I'm using Leafo's SCSSPHP script and trying to achieve a few things. i'm using Kirki ...
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How to pass variables from a function in functions.php to an other one

I have a function that gets the variables from the URL (UTM): /** Get Parameters From UTM **/ add_action('template_redirect', 'get_the_utm_vars'); // 'template_redirect' - action hook that ...
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How to use get_media_embedded_in_content function

I am trying to figure out how to use this new WordPress function. get_media_embedded_in_content (string $content); The documentation says, "a string that might contain media data" but that is too ...
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Difference b/w Simple function call & do_action call

dear I unable to understand of simple function call & do_action function call. do_action: I hook function and I place this in my one template file for use in header template. ...
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Hide certain post types from editors

I'm trying to hide a series of posts from my editors in the admin panel based on either custom post type or category (whichever is easiest). I tried adding a function such as: add_action( ...
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Problem with add_rewrite_tag

I tried to rewrite my URl with a custom query string. Here is the code : add_action( 'init', 'wpse12065_init' ); function wpse12065_init() { add_rewrite_rule( ...
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Set first oembed in post to a global variable or function

I have a function that gets the first oembed in the post. I got the code from this related post. add_filter('embed_oembed_html', 'my_function',10,4); function my_function( $cache, $url, $attr, ...
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Removing all child categories from Yoast SEO breadcrumbs (or Navxt)

I am making a wordpress site and have ran into some trouble regarding the breadcrumb on single pages. At the moment it outputs Home > Parent category > Child category > Post title. This is usually ...
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Allow users to create posts without logging in?

I am working on a site where users can share their story. Every story is a blog post. I don't want that they mail me the story and I publish them, I want to provide them a form where they provide the ...
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Compare the old get_theme_mod($name) to the new get_theme_mod($name) return value

I want to have this kind of validation in my code: if (/*OLD*/get_theme_mod($name) != /*NEW*/get_theme_mod($name)) { // do something.. } That code will execute after pressing the "Save & ...
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video.js not enqueueing?

I'd really appreciate any light you folks could shed on this issue. I was tipped off by Firebug that the function 'videojs' is not defined, when it tried to run the block of script which links to the ...
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Add functionality to post editor

I can't find any documentation to add a functionality to the post editor. I've got this so far: http://www.wpbeginner.com/wp-tutorials/how-to-add-custom-styles-to-wordpress-visual-editor/ But I ...
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Call outside functions to within wordpress widgets class

Hi i'm created widget for show soundcloud clips, and i'm created a function in function.php file to create info link within widgets to show explain images to how get clip id in bootstrap modal style. ...
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Update add_image_size

This has been asked before, but the answer is from three years ago and is not working for me, so I'm wondering if something fundamental has changed since then, or if I'm fundamentally misunderstanding ...
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same user role or copy the user role to be same as the other role

how do you make the user role "contributor" to be same as the user role "seller" by using functions.php I've tried user role editor, but it seems to be the dokan multivendor plugin has set only into ...
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Adding custom field to permalink structure

I have a wordpress site that uses a custom post type 'external-projects'. Within that custom post type there is a custom field 'director'. What I am trying to do is rewrite the permalinks to include ...
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wordpress Shortocode running twice?

I developed a plugin for my citrus payment gateway.I created a shortcode to manage it. It was running absolutely fine some days ago.Now I don't know who changed what, now that shortcode is running ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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( ...