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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Translation of theme using child theme

I have created a folder called “languages” in my child theme directory and added a: da_DK.po and a da_DK.mo file generated using POedit. I have created a functions.php file in my child theme ...
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favorite list showing logged in user's favorites instead of the profile member's favorites

I am trying to use wp favorite posts plugin (http://wordpress.org/plugins/wp-favorite-posts/) and buddypress to enable users to have a list of favorite books on their profile page. The only problem ...
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While Using Static Pages, How Can I Get /blog into the URL of Each Post?

I have Wordpress installed on the root of my website. It is using a static homepage and posts page. As it stands, each post will look like this example.com/blogpostname. I don't want to use category ...
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Wordpress Plugin Page is Loading in Admin Content Container Instead of Separate Page

I am creating a wordpress plugin that has it's own UI. It looks like a standard web application, so everything that is done within the plugin is handled in this UI instead of integrating it with 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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Retrieving Login Data from Woocommerce and Putting it into a Form

So my goal is to try and retrieve the data from the account a user logs in with. e.g name,age, address and place this within a contact 7 form. So there name, age and address will appear already ...
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PageNav Not working on Custom Post - function built into theme

The Pagenav will not appear on this page, I've got the wp-pagenav function built into the theme so calling it works on all the other pages. It appears on the blog template I'm using but just not the ...
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User meta and public function security

I am using stripe to setup a system of buying credits, which can be used on my wordpress site. I save credits using wordpress user meta, and I increment those credits after a successful transaction ...
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Internet Explorer opens links to .msi files as text in a new tab

I'm really struggling with this issue. The WordPress site I manage has had .msi files available to download for a long time. Since the recent update to WordPress 3.8, Internet Explorer no longer ...
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Only display link to author social media when it exists [closed]

I've added the following code to my functions.php to expand the functionality of the user profile page and be able to add links to the social media of the authors. function my_new_contactmethods( ...
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AJAX: Wordpress filters inside $html do not work as intended

I am sending HTML content through some AJAX magic and while everything is working as I wish, the output gives something along those lines in the page: "http://permalink.comtitle" It's as if all the ...
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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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Selectbox Custom Post Type

I use a dropdownbox to show all custom types. On the archive page of the custom post type it works fine. If I put dropdownbox to another site, it doesn´t work anymore. The selectbox is empty. Any ...
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How to set the jpg image compression for specific thumbnail sizes?

This question was asked on Set JPEG compression for specific custom image sizes and answered very nicely by Ahmad M I'd of course comment to that thread but I don't have 50 point reputation... The ...
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When is it appropriate to put functions on page template vs. functions.php?

I'd like to improve my code and on a current theme, I've extended Wordpress with custom post types, metadata, customized user authentication, and a number of other items. Some of these functions ...
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Breaking up multiple words and inserting an image after first word

I'm not sure if it's possible, however, what I'm after is to break up WordPress titles that are multiple words and then insert an image. My current loop works just fine. Right now it gets the page's ...
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Editing or filtering the output of the Genesis navigation

I'm trying to edit or apply a filter to the default Genesis navigation genesis_do_nav Currently I'm extending a Walker class to add a <span> with data-attribute around the navigation's link ...
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How to control the width of the container in theme customizer wordpress?

How can i control the width of #container in theme customizer through functions.php in wordpress. I want to make a control so i can set the width from 100% to 60% or 30% of my #container How can i ...
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Wordpress javascript call functions?

wordpress runs jquery in noconflicts mode which means that you either need to write your JS code using the jQuery function call $(document).ready( function($) { $("html").niceScroll(); } ); ...
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WordPress function get_the_terms() returns 'Invalid taxonomy' error

It seems that the function get_the_terms( $id, $taxonomy ) always returns an error if used outside of WordPress (i.e. integrated in PHP using this method). I believe some library might be required and ...
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How to Update User Meta Field other than from profile?

I have created a dynamic meta field that is generated for each post type. I used the following to create the meta-field: <?php $args=array( 'post_type' => 'Course', 'status' => ...
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Programmatically Add Font-Awesome Icons to Category Widget

I use the Categories widget on my sidebar(s) and I would like to display a Font Awesome icon next to each category listed in the widget. The icon would be the same for all categories, for now, but I ...
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Including one page with WordPress functions into another

I have two php pages, one is the main page that will hold all of my content. The second page is a whole bunch of php (that I have written as well as included wordpress functions) and js functions. ...
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User's Comments Number: Storing it in a meta field for different uses

As I am building a new website where tracking users' information is key to engage, etc..., I found it important to be able to store users' number of counts as a meta. The main reason for storing the ...
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Who To Create Option Page For This Simple Plugin

I know how to write WordPress plugins but I have no idea how we could create an option page for our plugin. I read lot of tutorials but I still have no idea about creating option pages. So just for ...
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Trying to see if page is category or single and displaying title with appropriate heading tag

I'm using a custom theme from ThemeForest and I'm trying to get the custom post php to check and see if the post is on a category or single post. If it's on category, use <h2> for the title (for ...
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Dynamically adding Captions to images

I have a site where the author has included Amazon Affiliate links. They've done this by adding the URL to product images. I'm wondering if there's a way to add a function that will automatically add ...
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call wp_insert_user in custom class doesnt work

im creating a custom class to manage users in wordpress and chamilo but this is not the point. Class looks like this: class Platform { private $security_key = '..'; private $secret_key; ...
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Rich Custom Field for Custom Post type not saving

I am new to creating meta boxes and I am trying to create a custom field meta box that is connected to a custom post type which is created by WooTheme Sensei (Post type = lesson). I am trying to use ...
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get_post_class() not working well

I am using the get_post_class to get the classes for my posts: post-75 post type-post status-publish format-standard category-uncategorized entry one-third teaser first The array returned however is ...
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right_now_content_table_end function not working?

I noticed recently my custom counts for custom post types are not showing on the dashboard. Im using this function: right_now_content_table_end It worked well before, Im not sure when it stopped ...
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Why does get_template_directory_uri() not include “www”, only for enqueued stylesheets?

My site's url is set up to include www in settings -> general. I also put it at the very top of my functions.php: update_option('siteurl','http://www.federal-lawyer.com'); ...
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Defined function gives undefined function error.. is a custom function [closed]

OK so I'm making a theme here at work and I'm sectioning off all functions that aren't add_action or the like. I'm using them through-out for different things. They are stored in a file called ...
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Display custom comments field for first level only

I have simple fuction that adds additional comment form field called "Subject": add_action( 'comment_form_logged_in_before', 'additional_fields' ); add_action( 'comment_form_before_fields', ...
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Sessions in word press [duplicate]

Is it possible to set session in wordpress. If yes can you please tell how to do it? My sample code is. <?php session_start(); if(!isset($_SESSION['impression'])) { $_SESSION['impression'] = ...
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Adding custom classes in WP 3.8 stop working in previous versions worked ok

This code wa working great in previous versions of WP. However, after the upgrade it stops working. Why? //Add extra css classes to menu items function mytheme_nav_menu_css_class( $classes = array(), ...
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Dynamically Generating User Meta Field

I have an online education website using WordPress. I have a custom post type called "course" which is created automatically through the e-learning plugin I am using "WooThemes Sensei". I am still in ...
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Is it possible to get a theme customizer setting from wp.customize using jquery?

I am wondering if it is possible to directly interop with the wp.customize api to get a value of a theme customizer setting. The way I am doing it now is using ajax to get a response from a php ...
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Last Login in number of days format

I am trying to capture last user active date and reproduce that into another user-meta field in days only without any text with it. Being very bad with coding, I was hoping someone could help me shed ...
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Related post using post title

Is it possible to fetch related post based on post title rather than based on tags and category? Like- post 1 title : WordPress tips post 2 title : WordPress tricks In this example the related post ...
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Customized Upload File Control not saving the files URL as value

I have modified a customized version of the Upload File control so that I could upload mp4 videos and use the media library. The control seems to be saving the videos as 'Array'. After uploading a ...
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example of build_query function?

I have this resource: (http://codex.wordpress.org/Function_Reference/build_query), but it does not give full example. I have this URL: mypage/?page_id=87 and this array: array('name' => 'me') ...
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Retrieve array of attachment IDs attached to a given Post ID

I wonder if there's a function to retreive an array containing the attachment IDs of images that are atatched to a given post. Some function like get_post_arry($pid); The array should be ordered like ...
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Not sure if enqueuing js scripts properly

When I put this code right above the closing of my body tag it works, but when I try to enqueue it, it breaks. I'm thinking maybe jQuery isn't getting called? The snippet is from here FUNCTIONS.PHP ...
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making a glossary with wordpress

I know that there are glossary plugins in the wordpress repository. This plugins normally searches glossary terms in post content and adds a link to it. But i have not found one, that search and ...
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Function to auto-set a featured image that is already in use

I don't even know where to start with figuring this out.... This function for functions.php grabs the first attached image in a post and sets it as the featured image. The problem is that it will not ...
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Filtering posts by category name based on page's slug

I've created a page template and the goal is to create a loop that gets all posts by category name. The category name is passed from the slug of the page name. I haven't been able to get this to work ...
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functions.php return custom text

I am looking to add custom text to the site in functions.php. I am using multisite. Is there a hook to determine which site so I can alter the text? For example: function greeting(){ ...
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How to hook wp_mail to add a custom email as BCC for each sent email?

Is there a way to hook into the wp_mail function to add a custom email as hidden (BCC) copy to each email sent? If so, how? -edit- It's not like I want to send an email with BCC, I would like to ...
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Displaying a random user with a shortcode

I'm trying to setup a shortcode to show a single random user each time the page is refreshed. I've been successful in displaying all users or a select user by the user ID. Here is my shortcode as it ...