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

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Need some help with “the_widget()” function

I am trying to create code to display certain default WordPress widgets on my e-commerce site. I have 6 content boxes which display WordPress widgets: • Pages • Latest Posts • Archive (last ...
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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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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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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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Execute PHP function inside the admin area

I want to ask if there is a hook for executing php inside the admin area, my problem is I'm trying to do the get_posts wordpress function inside a popup frame using the thickbox jQuery plugin, using ...
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get all posts ID from a category

Problem: I need to get an array of ID's of posts from a given category If the category have any posts. This is to be used on a plugin options page. So far I have: $posts = ...
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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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Serialized array, grab specific posts with meta_key/meta_value[0]->is_featured

I've a postmeta key saved in DB: mediSHOP_product_extras It's value is Unserialized: Array ( [0] => Array ( [is_slider] => 0 [is_featured] => 0 [in_stock] => 0 [video_url] => ...
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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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Query if audio attachment AND/OR custom field

I've been trying several things but to no avail... Searched, maybe not good enough though! I have posts that either have an uploaded audio file AND/OR has a Soundcloud link (which is a custom field). ...
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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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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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Weekly most viewed posts

My code returns most viewed posts. How can I show weekly most viewed posts? Here is my code: $args = get_posts( array( 'meta_key' => 'post_views_count', 'orderby' => ...
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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 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 ...
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Posts not showing when category is clicked

I have a site: microman.be. The blog was imported by Blogger Import tool. All posts are visible, on the blog page too. When I click on a category in the blog sidebar an empty page turns up. The URL ...
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get_posts not working on homepage?

I have a simple custom shortcode plugin where you give it a tag and it'll display the titles of all the posts with that tag. e.g. In my post if I type "[listposts tag=oct-2011]" it will output the ...
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How to show next Post Thumbnail image in WordPress using current post id

i make a wordpress theme i make a grid structure show below i have this grid structure it contain two rows and every row has three column i want to show my wordpress random posts in this grid ...
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How to get post content by get_posts function?

I'm newbie at Wordpress and now I need to get the post content in events plugin. I have simple array: $event = get_posts(array( 'name' => $events_array[$i], 'post_type' => ...
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Order posts according to user defined order for meta values?

I have set up some CPTs and storing a meta key/val for each of them. When I get those posts, I need to order them by the meta value, but, the order of the meta values will be defined in an array by ...
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Use not custom fields in get_posts() meta_query?

Is it possible to use not custom fields in get_posts()'s 'meta_query' to use a or-relation statement with a custom field and a category id? Like this: $args = array( 'posts_per_page' => 6 ...
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Hide gravity forms

I have gravity forms set up on my site and I am wanting to hide/show a form based on whether or not the user has posted an entry into the form/database. If they have made an entry, then I want to hide ...
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How to Create Random post once in a day

Hello Guys I am having issue with the code i found here I wanted to add specific custom post type to be randomized once in a day and i used the code i found here but that repeating the content on ...
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get_posts $args won't accept array as one of the criteria?

The goal is to list attachments underneath a WooCommerce product, using the tags from that product. Everything works fine if I manually enter the tags at 'product_tag', but when I try to use an array ...
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Sort posts according to date

I have problem with sort posts according to date: My code now: <?php global $switched; $original_blog_id = get_current_blog_id(); // get current blog $blog_ids = array(4,1); foreach( $blog_ids ...
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Unable to render custom field after attempt to generate a list of recent post in page template

When I try to render a list of recent post type either by using WP functions or WP query, I'm not able to render the custom fields that I have to render bit after. The content of box with class ...
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Get posts by meta data OR title

I have a working query that calls all my posts that have a certain meta value for one of two meta keys: $term = filter_var( $_GET['term'] ); $query = get_posts( [ 'post_type' => ...
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Delete all posts from WordPress except latest X posts

On a project I require to keep only 10 latest posts on website and auto delete all other posts. So I came up with this function which triggers on post publish/update and I used offset parameter to ...
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Getting movie and serial on actor page

I'm building a cinema site, I came with a problem, let me explain: Movies- are stored in Post's Actors- are stored in Post Type - persoane ( taxonomy= lista) Serials - are stored in Post Type - ...
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Secondary ordering and order DESC not working when using meta_value_num

I have this query: $args_members = array( 'posts_per_page' => -1, 'post_type' => 'team_member', 'post_status' => 'publish', 'meta_key' => ...
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Loading post template that contains a nested loop with ajax

I'm currently working on a project where I'm loading a post with ajax. I'm using get_post() to get the post, setup_postdata() to setup the post data, and get_template_part() to load the template ...
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Order post by taxonomy

I am trying to write a get_posts() query to retrieve 7 posts per page. The retrieval of these posts are based on 3 different tags, "Featured","Highlighted", and "News". Now the "Featured" post take ...
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How to restore deleted pages/posts?

I recently deleted some pages in my wordpress site. Now I want to re-store them. How can I do this? Any suggestions will be appreciated. Thanks in advance
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numberposts not responding to wp_reset_postdata()

I am working on a loop where I want the content (from 2 separate categories) to be displayed like this: 1 large format post, 1 random product, 2 small format posts, 1 feature post ...repeat. In order ...
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Why does get_posts only show results for Admins or logged-out users?

I use a get_posts() call with these arguments: array(6) { ["include"]=> string(14) "1633,1634,1635" ["post_status"]=> string(3) "any" ["post_type"]=> string(10) "attachment" ...
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How to search posts by title, id and author? [duplicate]

i am getting the details from a custom search with the below query from a parameter $_REQUEST['search'] in the URL $custom_args = array( 'post_type' => 'post', 'posts_per_page' => 5, ...
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get_posts array 'between' not behaving

if I make the query of $apartments = get_posts( array ( 'post_type' => 'apartment','meta_key' => 'bedrooms','meta_value'=> array(4,12) , 'compare' => 'BETWEEN' , 'type' => ...
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Pagination with an array of post objects?

I am curious, I have the following code: foreach ($this->networkBlogs as $siteBlog) { switch_to_blog($siteBlog['blog_id']); foreach (get_posts() as $postObject) { ...
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This wp_query will not return any posts and only seems to work with post_status inherit?

I'm having difficulty returning a list of posts. This file is contained in a plugin folder (ultimately I want to have a cron job just run the script here to delete posts with invalid urls in the given ...
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Check If posts exist in custom post type category, outside of loop

I'm building a navigation, outside of the main loop, that includes drop downs. I have a custom post type called 'Events', that has its own categories. I would like there to be a drop down if there ...
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Even with PHP plugin get_posts not working in widget area

I have the following code in a template, it and displays images form a custom field: <ul class="about-us-grid"> <li> <?php $posts = ...