Returns an array of category objects matching the query parameters. Arguments are pretty much the same as wp_list_categories and can be passed as either array or in query syntax.

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get_categories only getting categories in the main language

I am trying to retrieve in the "content composer" the categories of projects based on the active language. But i only get the categories off the main language, never on the other. My code is: ...
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Get current category id from post page wordpress

I have a problem to get category id of current post. We are using <?php get_the_category( $id ) ?> for finding out category of current post. If a post like 'demo' has 2 category like cat1 and ...
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Trying to sort and display categories(not posts) by custom field: 'order'

I'm a WordPress rookie. I've added a custom field to my "Category" taxonomy. The custom field is "custom_order" and its purpose is to hold a number so that my categories can be sorted and displayed in ...
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Listing Specific Categories from Current Post with Depth

I've been on this for sometime and been having a ton of issues to find a proper way to do what I'm trying to achieve. An Example would be as follows: I have a featured Image with a rollover and I ...
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Get categories query not working in function.php

I am trying to get the categories of my custom post type in functions.php But it not return any value, when i run this query in any theme file it work fine. Here is my code function ...
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Get child categories of custom taxonomy category?

I am using custom post type : portfolio and have taxonomy for that portfolio_category. I need to get sub categories for a particular category using the above custom taxonomy. In short, How can I get ...
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Display Categories or Subcategories with name & description in category.php

I have the following issue for my customer. Can some suggest a possible solution to this issue? This website has Categories & Subcategories Cat1 -Subcat1 -Subcat2 -Subcat3 Cat2 -Subcat1 ...
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get only sub category ID

i need to get only sub category ID. i already get sub category id but it coming with main category id too bellow is code <?php while ( have_posts() ) : the_post(); ?> <option ...
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Display Random Thumbnail from Category

I have a feeling that I'm on the right track, I just don't have enough solid PHP knowledge to get much further than where I'm currently at. I'm currently using the following code to return a list of ...
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Linking categories and assigning posts in bulk

I am looking for a way to link categories in such a way, that e.g. if you assign few posts to a category, they will automatically be assigned to another category which is linked to the first one. Here ...
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showing tag beside catagory

thanks for your guidance, here is one last but not least thing for me to learn, i am using Today news wordpress theme, since with your help i have moved my process from category to tag based ...
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dynamic menu parent and child category

I'm trying to create a dynamic menu listing all my category and subcategory.. from that im having 2 problems: first one: it display only the category and subcategory being populated by some post, iw ...
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How to sort category by custom field value

I am using the following : $catargs = array( 'meta_key'=> 'category_custom_order', 'orderby' => 'meta_value_num', 'order'=> 'ASC', ); but I can get the ...
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Show all child categories associated to post ID within loop

I'm looping through all posts and I'm trying to output the category nicename related to each post. So if there are categories A,B and C with post X only associated with categories A and C then I only ...
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How to display category list with category description

I have five categories for a custom post type, additionally I have installed a plugin to enable upload image to each category detail, actually I can get show list of categories with details. I need to ...
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How to show subcategories in categories else show posts

I have hierarchy like this: Category1 -Subcategory1 -Subcategory2 --Post1 Category2 -Subcategory1 I need to show subcategories name and description when i go to category//// Now i use this code: ...
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get_categories returns top-level categories instead of child categories

I've made a basic subcategory nav menu using the code below. The problem is on one category (with NO children), it returns the Top Level categories as children, e.g.: News, Uncategorized, etc. (I've ...
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show/display/print list of sub-categories (of a specific parent category) assigned to products that have a specific other category

I have to find the products assigned to a specific category and after,just about those products, show the list of sub-categories of a specific parent-category here's a example scheme: product 1 - ...
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Limiting number of related posts

I'm trying to add a related posts section to the bottom of my single post views. It needs to grab the categories of the current post and show just 2 posts that match any of those categories. I'm ...
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Latest updated categories list query, exclude one from displaying

I have this query: $cat_array = array(); $args=array( 'post_type' => 'post', 'post_status' => 'publish', 'exclude' => '187', 'posts_per_page' => 19, ...
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Using ACF custom field for custom post type to order categories

I'm trying to use this answer to order categories based on their Advanced Custom Fields custom field: track_order. I'm able to get the UL to print fine and show the custom field numbers but I'm ...
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Exclude category by slug for for each loop

I am trying to exclude some categories from a for-loop. <?php $categories = get_categories(array('exclude' => 'apps, windows')); ?> <?php foreach ($categories as $category) : ?> ...
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How do I get the category slug from wp_dropdown_categories

This might be a newb question, but I'm not sure. I did wuite a bit of searching, but i can't find anything to answer my question... I am customizing a plugin I needed it to show a list of the ...
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Display sub categories of a parent product in products - woocommerce [closed]

I have searched this forum for the possible solutions but I am not getting anything which works. Maybe I am doing it the wrong way. Here is the code that I have tried so far $parent_categories = '' ...
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Get archives as array

I'm looking for a way to get the values returned from wp_get_archives as an array, similar to get_categories. I need to do this to modify the post counters to use - [#] instead of (#). See my current ...
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Trying to list terms of a custom taxonomy using get_categories

I'm using this little snippet of code to try and list the terms of a custom taxonomy for use in a meta box select box but it doesn't show anything when I implement it (Despite working with the default ...
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list all categories that have a certain word in title

How to list all the categories that have a certain word in title - first word of the category? in category.php so, for example, if I am viewing the category "Green Apples Sells", it will list all the ...
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Categories in the wrong order php

I have this code of php and it pulls categories in the wrong order <?php $args = array( 'hide_empty' => false, ...
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Get latter category child of a parent category

guys! I need to get the last child of a category within a loop : category -category son --categoria last child
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Get images by category

My current way of getting the images for sliders is by using the following code that works perfectly: $args = array( 'post_type' => 'attachment', 'sort_order' => 'ASC', ...
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Getting the first parent of a hierarchical term

How get avô this hierarqui category: avô -mae --filho It always give me the last child : <?php $product_cats = wp_get_post_terms( get_the_ID(), 'product_cat' ); $single_cat = ...
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get parent_category class in loop

I'm trying to have the parent_category class in my loop. I've tried this: <a href="#" class="<?php $parent = get_category($cat); echo $parent->category_nicename;?>"> <?php ...
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Get current_parent_category in a loop or Cat ancestor- big problem

Im having some trouble since a week now . .. I'm having a bad time with that ! I explain my situation: I have setup a style for post category. (a background-color and a small image background). ...
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loop mix my child-category and parent-category

i explain the situatio I'm having: I have a blog, which on the homepage, have display the most recent post. For each post category, I have set up one specific color and icon by css. ex: for ...
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WordPress - List Sub Categories and Sub-Sub Categories, With Posts

I have the following code. It allows me to show sub categories and documents within them. The thing is, a sub category may contain further sub categories. The code below will show documents belonging ...
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Only list category if it has a custom field image

i've a problem showin a list categories. $args = array( 'orderby' => 'name', 'order' => 'ASC' ); $categories = get_categories($args); foreach($categories as ...
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Display 2nd category, only once, as sub-heading, in the loop

I have a Custom Post Type ("Rental"). I am using the code from this article I found to display Rental custom posts on a page, with the Categories of a custom Taxonomy ("Region") as headings between ...
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Function/Class to list categories with checkboxes

I want a list like in the pictue; witch is here - Posts->New->Select Categories At the moment i have this echo '<select name="pn-cats[]" size="8" style="width: 100%" multiple>'; $args = ...
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How To Get WordPress Categories Last Update Date?

I am trying to make a custom sitemap for my WordPress blogs categories. For that I added the below code in my functions.php file and save it. Now all things is working fine but I want to get the date ...
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How To Get WordPress Categories Link List?

I am trying to make a custom sitemap for my WordPress blogs categories. For that I added the below code in my functions.php file and when I save it, my Blog goes white. Nothing is showing up. I ...
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Display all categories including sub categories

I am trying to display a list of all categories and sub-categories underneath that category, I have managed to get a list of all categories that are parents but am struggling to detect if it has ...
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How to select single category in menu if post have two categories?

My website's post have one, two, three etc categories depends on articles. My menu is made of categories. when i select post (open whole article) it shows post category in menu. Problem : when i ...
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get_categories that have 12 extra fields

I add extra fields for all category. like this :- //add extra fields to category edit form hook add_action ( 'edit_category_form_fields', 'extra_category_fields'); //add extra fields to category edit ...
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how to get value of wp_dropdown_categories

I am making a widget and I have used the wp_dropdown_categories() function in that widget. What I can't figure out is how to get the selected value from the dropdown. What variable is the selected ...
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How to order the get_categories result

I read the documentation of the codex but i can't order the get_categories() result just like parent,childrens. I have these kind of categories' three: -Events - Music - Culture - ...
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Category with description and thumbnail

I am using the below codes to show all Parent Terms from a custom taxonomy with title and link on a page. But I want to show the parent term description, thumbnail and post count in it too. So how I ...
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Undefined property: stdClass::$id when retriving term ID

I have the following: foreach( $this_post_terms as $term ) : $thiscat = get_term_by( 'slug', $term->slug, 'categories_whatever' ); echo $thiscat->ID; endforeach; The last line throws an ...
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Loop through categories and create tab for each

I'm trying to create a page that holds all categories of my custom post type as tabs, with a tab content. I am able to display all the category names as tabs, but i need to run a query in each tab ...
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Get the category from an ID of a product?

I have the ID from a product (1345) how can i get the category name of that specific product? I try $post_categories = wp_get_post_categories( $post->ID ); print_r( $post_categories ); but it ...
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Display the category name of a post that is in two different categories

I'm trying to get the category of a post that is in 2 different category. One category is always "Featured" and the other changes. I can only see the word Array() This is my code: <?php $args = ...