get_posts() is a function for creating multiple loops. It retrieves a list of latest posts or posts matching criteria.

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Certain number of posts with certain excerpt length

Could use some help... using this code to call up a custom number of posts from a certain categorey and only want to display the first 15 characters. However, it is showing the same excerpt on each ...
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Orderby taxonomy term id using get_posts not working

I'm looping through a series of custom post types and then grouping those by a taxonomy term. That is working great, however I have not been able to order these groupings by term_id. I used a ...
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Get attachments for posts that belongs to a specific category

I am trying to get images which are used by a post belonging to the specific category. For example if I have plants, mushrooms and animals as post categories, I only need to retrieve images that are ...
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Filter the content from a post globally immediately after is fetched from the database

I am encrypting the content of a specific custom post type whenever i am updating or creating it. That is working fine. Is there a way to globally decrypt the content for all WordPress read ...
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I want to add values ​of a function in all posts in a particular category

I want to add values ​​of a function in all posts in a particular category, I get exactly what I want, but not the old problem appears in post_content(edit mode em dashboard) ...
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Conditional Tag for has post [closed]

I am quite new to all the programming, and I am now stuck with the following. I installed the plug-in If Menu which lets you show specific menu items when Conditional statements are true or false. I ...
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Remove Featured Images from Posts Older Than a Certain Date

I run a network of sites, with hundreds of editors, and lately we've had image copyright trolls coming after us. Most of these images are a year old or older, so we're looking to remove all images ...
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WP_Query meta query not returning results as expected

I'm trying to run a get_posts query to determine if a users ID is either set as a meta key value or is included within the array of another meta key for an event on a given date. I am passing ...
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get posts that doesn't contain a specific tag

I want to get all the posts that do not contain the tag 'index'. How can it be done? I mean in the reverse of get_posts(array('tag' => 'index')) Thank you
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wp json api - get posts by category

I have added a method to core controller of WP JSON API plugin that extracts the posts by category wise, however getting only one category data. Please find the code below. public function ...
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Group by custom field value (start and end times)

I have the following loop that is outputting a schedule for a conference. At the moment it's looping through a custom post type, grabbing the info, then outputting it in a block. So essentially each ...
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Get_posts not returning any posts when used with switch_to_blog

I'm attempting to pull in some order information from the "shop_order" post_type. This is on a multisite network, so I'm using switch_to_blog(1). When I set the post type as "post" it works great and ...
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get_posts that match a user-specified value on a page

On each page, I want the admin to choose which case history post summaries will be displayed depending on the post category. My code below works but it is very clunky if you have lots of categories. ...
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Create a hierarchical loop at predefined markup requirements

I try to achive this in wordpress based on my theme: fullpage.js demo So I have a predefined markup for vertical sections (parents) and one for horizontal slides (children). Parents only contain ...
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meta query not retrieving posts

I am attempting to use get_posts() to retrieve posts that have certain topics attached to them, in my custom post type named 'leaders' Here is my query. $args = array( 'post-type' => ...
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Check return value of get_posts

I've been trying to change my WP_Query to get_posts methods. But I am not really sure how to check if get_posts is null or have a value. How can i transform this WP_Query checker to appropriate ...
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Get posts by language in Polylang plugin

I use the Polylang plugin to translate my website in Italian and German. How can I get the latest post in Italian? I'm using the arguments below to get the content of the post, which afterwards I ...
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Find owner of coupon

I'm attempting to run a function for a user if they have a certain coupon. I'm using the plugin Smart Coupons to generate coupons with prefixes and suffixes. I can get a list of all the coupons in ...
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Meta Query with date and time on the same Day before given time

I have a metaquery for a custom post type "events". Their start date is stored as a meta field in this format: 2016-02-05 19:00:00 These are my query args: $args = array( "posts_per_page" ...
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How to get post content by calling ajax?

I am working on a plugin .I have a custom post type team.Custom post has four posts of different categories.I used this code to send post id of each using ajax. $(document).ready(function () { ...
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Meta Query returns wrong number of posts

I am using this meta query inside a category: $args = array( "posts_per_page" => 12, "post_type" => array( "event", "post" ), "post_status" => "publish", ...
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Query get_posts by level depth

I have a page structure like this: -- Asia ---- China ------ Shang Hai ---- Hong Kong -- Africa -- America ---- USA ---- Canada I want to use get_posts to get all posts that I marked in bold ...
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get_posts ( $args) failing when called by AJAX

Here's my code: function ajax_test(){ $default_workout_category = 61 //Hardcoded category for testing $args = array( 'category' => $default_workout_category, 'orderby' => 'title', ...
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Get posts by name and taxonomy term

How do I get all posts that has a taxonomy term and a specific name/slug? I have tried with the following arguments but without getting the wanted result. What am I missing, how can I combine the ...
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Decrement term in for each

So I am catching custom posts in wordpress by for eaching my custom terms. To get a post from the next term in the loop I use $terms[++$key]->name and it all works fine. However when I want to do the ...
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Get Custom Post Type posts on normal edit-posts and pass to TinyMCE

I am following a tutorial for adding a dropdown list in tinyMCE editor. In the end I would like to have a Select list similar like it is in this image , but populated by post titles from Custom Post ...
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Alternative to get_posts() due to multithreading cache crash

I am using pthreads to creat multiple threads. Each of those threads at one point tries to use get_posts() as follows: $args = array( 'post_type' => 'post', 'post_status' => 'any' ); ...
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WordPress takes too long to show 404 error on images (on LEMP stack)

I have installed WordPress on LEMP stack on DigitalOcean and noticed that all the 404 images on the pages are taking too long to show a 404 error message. Those images are not existing so it will ...
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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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offset and max_num_pages in pagination gallery

I rewrote the code galleries and stopped at the pagination. How can I get the maximum number of pages? at the moment I can not define it, and put a test for the number 5. (Here "for ($ i = 1; $ i ...
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How can I use wordpress functionality outside of WP framework

I require to retrieve a list of the recently created blog posts or any Query-based usage of WP posts inside my PHP website and not within WP framework. I am new to Wordpress and stucked here. I ...
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Custom Post type Query post is not working

I created a custom post type tickets, than I added few tickets in it. But with the following code, I tried to show list of tickets submitted by the current user and its not working for me. global ...
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Any difference betweenn posts and pages for one page?

Ive been checking out wordpress but Im having some trouble figuring out what I should use to get the text from wp on my site. Posts or pages. Im making a one page website. I know how to get text from ...
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Intergrate WP into website

I am trying to integrate WordPress into my website. I can pull all the information, except the image. I use the code below: require( 'my-blog/wp-blog-header.php' ); $posts = get_posts( ...
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Creating a custom search for a specific post type

Ok, so we know Wordpress comes with a built in search form. However, I've created a custom archive page that lists posts from a specific post type. I would like to integrate a search box that only ...
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Display Recent Posts in BuddyPress Profile

This is the code I use to get recent WordPress posts. <h2>Recent Posts</h2> <ul> <?php $recent_posts = wp_get_recent_posts(); foreach( $recent_posts as $recent ){ ...
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'exclude' argument is not working with get_posts for a custom post type

I'm trying to use get_posts to get a random list of customPostTypes but I want to exclude some id's. I already try the query with the following options: Current) 'exclude' => array(622, 621) --- ...
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meta_query: check if number exist

I'm using the following query to check if user id exist in a custom meta field: 'meta_query' => array( array( 'key' => 'participantes', 'value' => $user_id, ...
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query_posts works while get_posts doesn't

I try to create a page that shows my posts (a page different than the "posts page" defined in wp-admin). When I copy my index.php into this new page and add <?php ...
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Display 4 chronological posts starting with a random post

I know that I can display 4 random posts by doing something like: get_posts('orderby=rand&numberposts=4');   What I'm trying to achieve is starting with a random item, but then showing ...
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Help ordering custom query by Title, Ascending

I have an old project (custom post type query) that needs an alteration and my memory/skill level is lacking for what to do. With the code below, I'm needing to return the first query in alphabetical ...
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user_has_cap filter crashes site when doing get_posts()

I can not understand why the site is crashing when adding this block of code: function demo_function( $capabilities ) { global $pagenow; if ( $pagenow != 'post-new.php' ) { ...
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How to get posts by category and by choosing a taxonomy term?

I'm new to Wordpress and I've managed to build most of a full custom theme for wordpress on my own. But the tricky stuff is starting to show its tail, and I've spent the last days stuck on ...
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Query to only return the 2 newest post attachments (images)?

How can you make a query that runs through all posts in a category and outputs only the 2 newest image attachments (most posts in the category have no attachments)? My current query is like this: ...
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How to use get_posts() function in functions.php

I am trying to load posts with ajax. But I am not getting any content of the posts. I am not posting my javascript since it is pretty straight. Here is my code in inc/helper-functions.php which is ...
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Ordering Posts by parent category, name ascending

I am currently creating a theme, and I have 2 parent categories: Budget and Brand. On home.php, I want to order all the posts ascending by their sub category name without showing the category title. ...
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Display custom post type AND posts from a certain category

As the topic says I want to show posts from one category (band-news) and posts from a custom post type (artist) in the same loop. I got this but as you can see it want do as I wish: <?php $posts ...
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Search on Category and BETWEEN custom meta field

Background I am building simple car theme where I want to review cars, however, I'm really struggling with my search implementation. I have added a couple of custom meta fields to the post including ...
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Loop through two different sets of custom fields

I created a Custom Field ('custom_name') to allow content editors to specify a 'custom_name' (different from the title of the page) to any post created: custom_name - (Field type --> 'text') For a ...
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Loop through incrementing custom fields

I created 4 custom fields for a specific page. Field type: Post Object (I grab thumbnails and titles from the posts) Field names: featured_content_1 featured_content_2 featured_content_3 ...