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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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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How To Learn WordPress Properly

I have worked with WordPress for a long time, like 5 years. But I just learned on my own with hands on experience messing with themes at first and eventually making my own. I have probably made 6-7 ...
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Custom registration form in shortcode getting internal server error 500

I created a custom registration form which works fine when used as a custom page template. I needed it as a shortcode so I created a shortcode using the function below /* Custom shortcode */ function ...
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Is it good to always use the __($str) and _e($str) translate functions whenever there's a text that'll be going to output?

I'm currently developing a non-trivial theme right now, most of the time I'm not using a __($str) translate function when there's an HTML tag therein the text. Is it good to always use the translate ...
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Getting an array of parent menu links and titles and all children links and titles

I am developing a theme with wordpress and trying to develop a sidebar that changes based on the users menu selection. So if a user clicks on the 'Fruits' link on the menu and it has children menu ...
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get_post_meta not working inside a function in functions.php but works outside

function notify_new_posts($post_id) { $keyval = get_post_meta( $post_id); $buyer_wdistance = get_post_meta( $post_id, 'cf_wdrive'); //$buyer_wdistance = $keyval['cf_wdrive'][0]; ...
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Use AJAX in shortcode

I have the following code to the shortcode to display a random quote. Question: how to make a button display a new random quote? I mean, that would hit the button and show you a new quote (without ...
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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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Adding a jQuery rotator function

I wanted to test and use the bellow function from @kaiser for a jQuery rotator, but I received an error. Can anyone tell me what is wrong? I have followed all instructions of the author. The ...
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Add end mark at the end of every article

I'd like to insert an end mark like &#128282; 🔚 to every article I post. So I added it in entry-content.php like below. <section class="entry-content"> <?php if ( ...
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Using wp_get_nav_menu_items() to list children of children pages

I'm working with a Genesis Based Theme and I'd like build a Page/ Child Page menu structure. That part I can do with the help of some code produced by Bill Erickson. Essentially what I'm trying to do ...
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Display random text from a file with the WP built-in AJAX API

I want to use a solution by @toscho to display and rotate some quotes. The unchanged code works very well, but if I replace the protected function get_rand() { return rand( 1, 1000 ); } with ...
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Get specific post connections

So I'm using post2post plugin to create connections between posts. On my functions.php I try to get specific post connections but I don't get the connections and I'm not sure why. Any help? So far my ...
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AJAX values converted to PHP Variables?

I just started playing with Wordpress and I have a question about the AJAX side of things. I think that I understand how the AJAX front-end to server side processing, back to font-end works. But, I ...
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function triggered by “manage_users_custom_column” filter not working

I am trying to add a custom column un users.php but it stays empty. I have successfully added a column to the users admin page with this code in my theme's functions.php file: function ...
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Can I use a function to return HTML and the result of another function?

I have a very simple function to create a shortcode to get the name of my page. I was using this shortcode in a form, but WordPress changed the Shortcode API and that no longer works. So I was ...
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How to add icon over specific thumb

I wanted to do the following, and I know its possible, but I don't know how. I'm looking at in_category, but it doesn't make to much sense. Basically what I want to do, for an example on my homepage, ...
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Remove “Category:”, “Tag:”, “Author:” from the_archive_title

I have the following code in my theme's archive.php: <?php the_archive_title( '<h1 class="page-title">', '</h1>' ); ?> This gives me titles like "Category: Russia", "Tag: ...
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Formatting post content to exclude gallery

I have this code which takes the first gallery for a post's content, and formats it with more code preparing it for slideshow usage with css and js. $gallery = get_post_gallery_images( $post ); ...
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How do I replace a function, declared inside a plugin's class, in functions.php?

I want to modify a function in a plugin. It is declared in the plugin's main file like this: class WCPGSK_Main { ... public function wcpgsk_email_after_order_table($order) { ... } } Add ...
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Show parent-child relationship for categories in the wordpress admin

How can I show child categories under there parent category in the wordpress admin? On a post the format of the category box would look like this: Category 1 Sub-Category 1.1 Sub-Category 1.2 ...
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Insert After Second Paragraph Without <P> Tag?

I use a code like the one shown below to insert ads after the first paragraph. The problem is that this code requires the content to be displayed within paragraph tags and I would like to use this ...
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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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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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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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remove_action on after_setup_theme not working from child theme

I am trying to remove a theme action for an elegant-themes theme using a child theme.. This works when I remove action after add_action code anywhere in the parent theme functions.php. However, it ...
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Pre_get_posts meta query value serialized array using multiple URL parameters

Using the 'pre_get_posts' action I'm looking to return all posts which match multiple URL parameters by defining the meta_query. For example: example.com/?size=large,small&options=green,blue,red ...
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Most elegant way to enqueue scripts in function.php with foreach loop

I wonder is there a way of running wp_register_script and enqueue with the help of foreach loop to manage label and dir? For example, function wbs_app_components(){ $scripts_list=array( ...
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Display All Non-Used Plugins

My company currently has a multisite of about 20 sites, and growing every day. We're trying to go through the plugins and set standards. IE, forms use plugin X. However, we have not found a single way ...
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Hook for altering the content of all wp mails

Hi i want to set email template for all mails for my site . I know how to set up mail template and i set mail template for each of my mail by editing the code ie wp_mail( $recipient, $subject, ...
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Get date numerical and separate?

I need to work with date function but I want to get day and month numerical and separate and pass it to a function. For example, I want work for this function. function(day,month) How can I ...
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Removing parent theme CSS without editing parent theme

I am currently developing a child theme that builds on twentyfifteen as a parent theme. However a potential issue has cropped up that is causing a problem. I want to strip the CSS and JS assets from ...
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Auto Populate Custom Field with Complex Value That Increase by One?

Can somebody help me to sort this? I am using WP 3.5.2 and I have "Orders" post type where purchase_order custom field is located. This is the sample of purchase order record: POCOS20130051 PO - ...
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If user is logged-in display/hide something

I want to check at page load if the user is logged in or not and hide the login mask I programmed accordingly. There is a reason I'm using said login mask instead of redirecting to the WordPress ...
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Send post changes to set email addresses (not users or subscribers)

What I have I am using the "The Events Calendar" plugin on my site to coordinate a team of employees. I want to be able to send an automated email containing the body of an event post (post-type is ...
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Taxonomy Term Variable within Foreach Loop

I have a foreach loop that cycles through all the terms of a specified taxonomy (product_cat in this case). I have the terms in a variable called $productTerm but I cannot get it work in one section ...
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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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How to pass a variable from a template page to the child theme functions.php

I'm searching for a way to pass a variable from a custom Wordpress page template to my child theme functions.php file. I have the wrong scope and I'm completely lost. I'm trying to generate a google ...
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Remote upload file to server B

I'm aware this might be some of the hardest coding to do ever, but thought of giving it a try. Im basically trying to detect all (mp3) filetypes uploaded through the Wordpress media upload and send ...
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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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Getting comment count per post not working

I have this function: <?php $popular = new WP_Query('orderby=comment_count&posts_per_page=5'); ?> <?php while ($popular->have_posts()) : $popular->the_post(); ?> ...
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Change login and not login into user role

I need help, I'm sitting in front of my computer for days, i think i need help in editing the user role, just the user role, the rest of the code works. I have tried sevelral code, get current user, ...
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Instead of using $post, how do i get the thumbnail image of the $post

Instead of using $post, how do i get the thumbnail image of the $post I tried using: $post->link $post->ID $post->pw_link_target $post->image_link $post ->image_id ...
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Current path on page in functions.php

How can I get the current path of my page? I know how to do it inside a template file, but I need it inside functions.php. And it has to be before the send_headers hook, because I'll use this info to ...
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is_user_logged_in not working to redirect only logged out users

So I have the code below in my functions.php file. It works for logged out users but it also redirects users that are logged in. Can anyone help? add_action( 'template_redirect', ...
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I need social icons on each post

I would like to have social media buttons for Facebook, Twitter, Google+, E-mail, LinkedIn and Whatsapp on each post, authors must be able to select which social media icons have to be displayed and ...
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Display posts from only one post form in custom query and exclude in main query

I am trying to first display four posts with post-format-aside (all assigned to current tag) and then display the "real" archive (exclude post-format-aside) for the specific tag. Right now I am using ...
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Changing time format beyond normal customization [migrated]

We all know we can customize the time format for Wordpress using basic customizations as outlined here: https://codex.wordpress.org/Formatting_Date_and_Time But, in order to match the styleguide a ...
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What is the correct way to include my new functions and scripts in WordPress?

To include new functions we can write them in the theme's functions.php. But I have to write my own functions in a new file rather altering the theme's function.php. I can write any custom js action ...
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Bootstrap Drop Down menu is not working

Bootstrap dropdown is working when i added the jquery( https://ajax.googleapis.com/ajax/libs/jquery/1.11.2/jquery.min.js ) in footer and by deregistering wodpress default jquery. When i disabling the ...