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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Set posts of a custom post type to be private by default?

Say I created a custom post type called 'Private Posts' ($post_type = itsme_private_posts) and want all posts under the custom post type to be set to 'Private' automatically when published i.e. by ...
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Fatal error: Call to undefined function add_action() - an untouched problem

The question was asked many times in many ways, but unfortunately is not covered well in most of the answers. I'm having the same issue doing things using include-files. In my TwentyFourteen child ...
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Can't wrap my head around this function - any help would be appreciated

OK so I am working on a theme that utilizes the customizer a lot. When you change a color for example, the necessary css gets added to the header, but when you click default, the css with the default ...
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Toggle User Roles with button

I don't know if this is possible, but I've got two user roles: Hero and Legend. When people subscribe to my website, they're assigned the Hero user role. I would like to be able to toggle users to ...
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Passing arguments to a admin menu page callback?

Situation: I'm working on a plugin and I'm developing it as a class, everything worked fine until I run into this situation. I wanted to make things a bit cleaner and tried this.. class MyPlugin { ...
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How to override core is_ssl() function?

I am looking to override a function in functions.php through a theme or plugin. Specifically, is_ssl(), which does not have any filter or action hooks. Obviously, the easy why would be to update ...
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Must filter functions receive all arguments passed to them?

I'm writing a filter function to redirect logins: function my_filter_func( $redirect_to, $requested_redirect_to, $user) { // My code. } add_filter( 'login_redirect', 'my_filter_func', 10, 3 ); ...
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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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Hiding all posts/products/pages from a site based on a custom taxonomy/domain name

I'm working on a site that's running Domain Theme Mapper (http://codecanyon.net/item/domain-and-theme-mapper) with WooCommerce to present two sites with two different child themes... that share a ...
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Styling admin page rows in order of importance (checkboxes)

I am altering a plugin's admin area and adding a checkbox for a "Coming Soon" option. As of now, when the user checks the "Coming Soon" checkbox, the entire row will turn green, but there is also the ...
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wpautop - disable <br> tags, keep <p> tags

I write My articles in Emacs and they end up having tons of newlines, with double newlines to separate paragraphs. Ideally, I want wordpress to work like markup does, meaning it ignores single line ...
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Load a Child Theme's style.css just before the closing </head> tag

I have this in functions.php: <?php /* Import parent style - The new standard Wordpress way - No @import in CSS! */ add_action( 'wp_enqueue_scripts', 'theme_enqueue_parent_styles' ); function ...
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Custom Taxonomy Select Menu: Setting default option value?

I'm creating a series of select drop down menus that pull data from various taxonomies. I got this PHP script working for a WooCommerce attribute of color: function get_color_dropdown($taxonomies, ...
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Load CSS conditional on custom field is present

In my functions.php I would like to enqueue a CSS file conditional on whether a custom field exists on the page or custom post type. How should I go about this? function flatsome_scripts() { ...
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Check if post is being published for the first time, or is an already published post being updated

I am building an add-on to an events module that checks for availability, since there wasn't a function for that in that module. Now that I have built the logic, there are three emails I will need to ...
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Assigning WP functions which echo to PHP variables

I am creating a settings page. If I use the default example it works fine. <form method="post" action="options.php"> <?php if(isset( $_GET['settings-updated'])) { ?> <div ...
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Child theme - overriding add_image_size by a child theme [duplicate]

I am trying to get my child theme to work and to overide one line of code in the main theme functions.php but I can not getting to work since I am totally green in php. In my main theme functions.php ...
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Usage of theme name in functions

I've been studying some functions.php files to get my head around theme development, and I keep stumbling upon a reference to the theme name inside functions. Something like this: <?php ...
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Split single-review.php to two parts

I have a created a new page template which I want to use for my custom post types as well. I need to retain the existing format of my old custom post types but for any new custom post types, I want ...
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Do not add content filter on page template

I do not want to have a function loaded by my theme on a page template. Is this the correct syntax? What does 99 mean here? add_filter('the_content', 'oswc_formatter', 99); Could I apply the ...
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Modify shortcode to work with custom post types

I have this shortcode which works fine with posts but I need to modify it to take arguments for custom post type and custom taxonomy. <?php // [blog_posts] function ...
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Trying to get property of non-object in: $wp_query

I've this function at functions.php file: function custom_secondary_nav( $menu_name, $id = '', $menu_title = '' ) { global $wp_query; // others stuff goes here if ...
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WordPress HTML Helper

I've played recently with WordPress Hooks and I've noticed that in order to create layouts based on the hooks the main practice is to use html in functions and combine them with logic. I've searched ...
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Changing the color of post title [closed]

Alright I am starting a music blog and I am working hard at coding up this theme but I am wondering why I can't do this successfully within WordPress when I know for sure it's possible. Alright so ...
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Modify sub_menu function to show pages below a specifically set page

I've got a function that ties in to wp_nav_menu that shows sibling pages for the currently viewed page, as well as any children pages. I need this modified to only show the children pages of a ...
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“View Gallery” Button to open post gallery

I want to create a "View Gallery" button which opens the gallery attached to the post. I have tried: <div id="gallery-1" class="gallery"> <a class="attachment-thumbnail" ...
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Figure inlined width trigger distorted layout

I recently changed my theme to completely new one (fresh), and all my post images suddenly started to break my layout. When I inspect code all images and loaded content that are wrapped in 'figure' ...
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Best Collection of Code for your functions.php file [closed]

Please vote on the question and any answers you find useful by clicking on the UP arrow on the left hand side of the question or answer. As with many others who are now viewing this post, I have been ...
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Add custom class to all URLs on entire site

I have a mobile touch script which uses the class "tapover". Now I want to insert it to all URL links on my entire site. How do I do that? Update: function strapboot_enable_mobile_touch() { ?> ...
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Does Wordpress have a “Form API”

I do most of my development in Drupal, however I am working on a Wordpress site and I need to make a form. Which got me thinking, is there a Form API for wordpress like there is Drupal? Is there a way ...
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Creating A New Admin Menu Tab For Theme Options

I 've found an online tutorial that teaches how to implement a simple Options Page for the theme. I did it successfully but it is displaying as a sub menu, and I want it to be a main menu like those ...
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Customize default settings on new sites on multisite

As the title states i need an approach to change default settings when a new site is created on my wordpress multi site. I guess its easiest to keep the code in a mu-plugin but can a go about having ...
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Wordpress 3.1 - How does one add sticky post capabilities to post types

In wordpress 3.1 they finally added the option of allowing posts belonging to a custom post type to be marked as "sticky"... what I can't figure out though is how to enable this so the admin menu ...
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Twitter Product Cards

I am trying to show twitter product cards. I have this function in my functions.php . I validated the twitter card and everything looks good except the product data. I am trying to display it for ...
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using a function in functions.php to process a form generated in functions.php

so i have a site where users can rate items, it saves their ratings to a mysql db and also tallies the average for the item, saving that as well. as it is a generic function and there are hundred of ...
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Sort search with posts_orderby

I need to sort my search results by custom post type. the problem: the order is custom. I do have 5 different post types and i got the order like so: artist artwork page post publication I'd like ...
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How to hightlight all ancestor menu items of a child page NOT displayed in menu

Here's the situation: In my main navigation menu I have something that looks like this: Work with Me Latest Projects Where the Latest Projects page is a child page and sub menu item of the Work ...
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What do the schemes login, login_post, admin, and relative mean?

site_url and get_site_url accept a parameter named $scheme. $scheme can be set to http, https, login, login_post, admin or relative. http and https are obvious. What do login, login_post, admin and ...
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Apply class to every paragraph that holds image?

When adding an image to a page or post, Wordpress is automatically adding a paragraph tag <p> as parent holding the image. Like so: <p><img src="my-image.jpg" alt=""></p> ...
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Edit Yoast SEO breadcrumbs output

I want to customise the output of Yoast SEO breadcrumbs, I have this so far which works great: add_filter( 'wpseo_breadcrumb_single_link', 'ss_breadcrumb_single_link', 10, 2 ); function ...
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CDN issue with custom image shortcode

please read the full question before downvote this question. In my theme my developer uses a shortcode for adding image in a custom post type named portfolio. Everything is good and working fine, ...
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Created a function similar to facebook events with [ Attending / Not attending ] options

I modified and extended an event plugin on wordpress that is being hosted on GITHUB then finally came up with this idea in a separate PHP file and added options such as the ATTENDING and NOT ATTENDING ...
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How to add author's posts link (HTML + PHP) inside a function to output it

I have this function on a theme which is a bit of code for a slider: function get_article_slide( $title, $excerpt, $link_article, $url_image, $title_length, $alt_image = 'Alternative text' ) { ...
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Problem with wp_login_form()

I'm using wp_login_form(); to display the login form in the front-end. And added after that do_action('login_form'); which should display capacha verification from a plugin. The problem is that the ...
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Add multiple custom fields to the general settings page

What I would like to do is to add a few custom fields to the general settings. This is the code that Im using. It works allright but I just cant figure how to add more fields. I would like to create ...
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wp_nav_walker that interacts with widgets to setup mega menu

I'm a newbie WordPress developer working on a WordPress theme project that demands mega menus as part of the main navigation. I'm done with the front-end stuff, and now I'm trying to explore the ...
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Implementing DNS Prefetching with WordPress

I'm not sure whether my question sounds promising or not but what I'm going to ask is very much relevant. So please read the full question before down voting or flag. I'm trying to implement DNS ...
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Overwriting Parent Theme's Image Sizes

I'm using Raw by UDTHEMES as a parent theme for a site I am working on. In the parent theme, there is the following image size: add_image_size( 'udt-full-width-image', 870, 490, true ); And I am ...
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Excluding iPad from wp_is_mobile

I am eperiencing a very annoying problem. I built my website with media queries and is_mobile (thinking is_mobile would be the same as smaller screens. How foolish of me.) but after some testing ...
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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; ...