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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How to get category image custom post type taxonomy in wordpress?

I have a custom post estate_property and its has taxonomies property_category ,propert_action.I have installed WPCustom Category Image to upload image for each category of taxonomies. How to display ...
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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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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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How to display a list of categories

I'm trying to set up a list of categories with clickable links to that category. I've looked at: Display list of Sub-Categories and the posts they contain, within one main Category and am not ...
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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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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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Get the category is not working on url

Although this is my first post but i have been coming here for answers so I know the rule and this isn't a duplicate because i have tried whatever i could but couldn't seem to get my codes to work. ...
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Get categories with posts by custom field value

I have a big categories tree (~2000 total subcategories)... And I have a lot of posts with custom field "city" (different values). I have created filter posts by "city" field. But I have problem with ...
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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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Trying to add cat_ID to array for showing an image for specific Category

So OK....I might be way of but here goes. Im using a plugin that gives the post a Featured Image if its not set. So Im trying to make it that depending on in which category the post is in the Featured ...
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168 views

using checked function to verify value against an array

I have a 2-level taxonomy terms checkbox list (created with get_categories) that stores values into the usermeta table. I'd like to display the checked items when the page is refreshed. This is the ...
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WP Dropdown Categories, display subcategories but not grandchildren categories?

So my main goal is to create 3 drop-down category options to run a search. It's for a car website, so I have 3 parents, "Make", "Model", and "Year" At the moment I have the following code <?php ...
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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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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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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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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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Widget dropdown always displays first option

I have a custom widget that I have made but whenever I change the dropdown value it always reverts to the first option when I save the widget. How can I have it display whatever option the user ...
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Search in particular category in wordpress

I am currently using the JSON API to get the data from wordpress http://wordpress.org/plugins/json-api/other_notes/ The plugin helps to retrieve the wordpress post data in JSON format I notice that ...
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Get a list of categories ids

I'm working on a portfolio with filters based on custom post type. That filters must display only categories for the posts that are displayed in the portfolio, since user can specify them by id in the ...
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Custom taxonomy list in Worpdress

I just registered following code in my function add_action( 'init', 'create_resources_taxonomies', 0 ); function create_resources_taxonomies() { $labels = array( 'name' ...
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Getting parent category hierarchy as objects from category template

What is the best way to get the hierarchy of parent category objects from the category.php template, when there is no post as such. The function get_category_parents() returns a string not the ...
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348 views

How to Highlight current category on category and single page template?

On Wp Forums, I found a code that shows categories with images and it works very well. But I couldn't figure out how to highlight current category on category.php and single.php Here is the code that ...
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384 views

Wordpress get_categories & listing recent post thumbnail

I'm trying to get a page to list all the child categories and then display their name and a thumbnail from the most recent post in that category. This is the following code I've got, it appears to be ...
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Hide categories from frontend, but not admin / post editor

I'm using the following code, placed in the functions.php of my theme, to hide certain categories used to organise posts and populate sliders from the posts themselves and their category listings: ...
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Exclude a specific category link from archive / front page

I create posts that are used just to create an index item to show an existing post has been updated. The post I create 301 redirects to the updated post. I add these index posts to the category ...
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Re writing Category Argument

I have a theme which has a category argument, however its displaying them in the wrong order <?php $categories= get_categories('taxonomy=types&title_li='); foreach ($categories ...
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803 views

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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Indenting Category list

I am using the get_categories() function combined with a foreach loop, to create a list of all the catgorys in a form. like so: $args = array( 'type' => 'post', ...
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get IDs from links categories

How can I get the IDs of all my links categories? I'm writting a plugin to bookmark more easy using wp_insert_link() function. Any ideas?
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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 / list categories and counts filtered by custom taxonomy term

In my post 'post type' besides "categories" I've a custom taxonomy called "product-types". The category is actually more "manufactures" of the product types. I've a product-types page where I list ...
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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 image from parent category

I am creating a page which shows all post categories and image associated with the categories. Each category has a textbox for the user to paste an image's URL and the page will then display the ...
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How to show custom taxonomy in the permalink?

I used the Portfolio Post Type Plugin to create custom tax and post type. I would like to show the custom taxonomy on the portfolio projects. portfolio/customtaxonomy/project while now is ...
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Show category name and new articles and display page numbers. What function to use

Show category name and new articles and display page numbers. What function to use. Ex. cat name 1 -listcat1 1 update -listcat1 2 update -listcat1 3 update -listcat1 4 update cat name 2 ...
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get_categories listing foreach with children

My code for loop of categories <?php $categories = get_categories('hide_empty=1&exclude=1&orderby=slug&order=ASC'); foreach ($categories as $category) { echo '<li ...
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List posts in a category grouped by other categories?

I have posts of stores and restaurants in my area. Each post is marked by category of type (e.g. Restaurant, store) and town. What I am trying to do is create a page for each town (with intro text ...
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Show name of post category, and name of category parrent (if category has parent)

Example: I have category named "Food" and inside that category another category named "Fruit". How to show name of post category, and its parent category (it category has parent category). After ...
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Getting posts for a category

I have a menu made up of categories, click a category shows the users list of articles beloging to said category. However I seem to have stumbled across a problem if a post belongs to 2 or more ...
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Order get_categories() by the order they show up in the backend

I am using Woocommerce and have 1800 products that are in 18 different categories. The idea is to have a page display these 18 different categories as links to their archives. The problem is I want ...
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How to add a Load More button for get_categories()?

I want to add an Ajax "Load More" button for category post display. I want to show only 6 categories per page. However, the other categories are loading after clicking on the button. Can anyone help ...
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View list of categories from values ​​in custom fields

Through the Advanced Custom Fields created a field to add values ​​in each category. example: Category A = Cars Category B = Aircraft Category D = Boats Category E = Aircraft Category F = Boats ...
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easy digital download , dropdown category

i want to show download category as a dropdown button for each category , and sub category list base on category. i searched , and use my knowledge , result: <?php function my_list_edd_terms() { ...
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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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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 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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Related sub category posts with thumbanils

I want to show sub sub category posts and title Like Parent Cat Sub Cat Sub Sub Cat <--- I use the following code but shows me all posts from Parent cat , sub cat and sub sub cat posts. ...
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Secondary loop cuts off at 10 posts?

I have a loop to get a tag name from the URL slug, and then show all the posts, grouped by category, that matched that tag. It works, but I recently noticed it only shows 10 posts despite my setting ...
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Custom fields setup when category selected filter subcategories

Hi all I have custom taxonomies and custom user input fields for submiting their classifieds. So what I was intending to do is: users should select category, I want to make it able when user select a ...
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list first post of Child Category on Category page

This may be a bit overcomplicated but this is exactly what my client is asking for and if there is anyway to accomplish this task it would be much appreciated. I've found lots of examples of just ...