HTTP headers are what is sent to the browser before the page markup. They often include the page MIME type, charset, status code and encoding. Headers are often overridden to change the page MIME type or redirect the user.

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Using PHP to toggle stylesheet and header image, set in cookie

I haven't done a lot of work with cookies or Wordpress before so I think I've been a bit over-optimistic in my quest :p I have created two themes for my site, night and day. I would like the user to ...
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wp-comments-post.php file returns a blank page

When i post a reply to my blog, it's return a blank page to me. It seems that happens because of this code in wp-comments-post.php if ( 'POST' != $_SERVER['REQUEST_METHOD'] ) { header('Allow: ...
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How to prevent wordpress from loading old versions of jquery in wp_head();?

I noticed my twenty twelve theme is including outdated versions of jquery and js so I want to replace the scripts with the newer versions, however the scripts are in the file included by wp_head() ...
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Programmatically log in a wordpress user

I am trying to programmatically log in a wordpress user, using the following function for that. public function auto_login( $user ) { $username = $user; if ( ...
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Remove sticky behavior from top navigation on twenty fourteen theme?

In wordpress theme twentyfourteen, I am wondering how to remove the sticky behavior of the top navigation with a 100% width header background image like this site? I would love to have a top image ...
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How to set twenty fourteen header image at 100% width?

if function wpse_custom_header_setup() { add_theme_support( 'custom-header', apply_filters( 'wpse_header_args', array( 'width' => 1460, 'height' => ...
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3 blogs on one site with the same header menu?

Person X has default SITE with an integral blog. Person X also has SITE 2 with Blog 2 and also SITE 3 with Blog 3. Is it possible to have on the DEFAULT SITE HEADER MENU something like this: HOME ...
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How to stop loading multiple copies of jquery

My wordpress header.php and function.php is given below.please help me to modify my php code to stop problems due to loading jquery multiple times. My plugins and themes are loading jquery multiple ...
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Why I am having error Call to undefined function get_header()?

I am using twenty eleven for my theme and I create a PHP page under it named results.php in the results.php here's my code: <?php get_header(); ?> <?php get_footer(); ?> From my ...
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Strip HTML comments from plugins in header/footer

Would anyone know a function or how to remove <!-- plugin inserted stuff--> from the header and footer so that they won't be visible when viewing source?
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Add code into <head> on a per page/post basis

Is there plugin (or an easyish way) to add code to the <head> section on a per page/post basis? I have a multilingual website and I need to implement the rel="alternate" hreflang markup, so ...
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Using Wordpress header in a moodle site

Hello I am trying to use the wordpress header inside Moodle instead of using the menu in the theme we are using. I have tried adding it using this php code below in the header.php file of the moodle ...
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link header to homepage (for wp multisite)

I am using the genesis framework and have added this code to change the way genesis uploads a header image: remove_action( 'wp_head', 'genesis_custom_header_style' ); add_action( 'genesis_header', ...
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Dynamic meta description

I am trying to make the <meta name="description" content=""> pull the content from single posts, but I am running into a snag. Currently I am using this: <meta name="description" ...
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Theme modification for custom category menus

My goal is to have a custom menu in the header based on the category of the post being viewed. I'm setting up a single wordpress site that will contain about a half dozen different categories. ...
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Disable h1 and h2 from rich text editor combobox

In the Wordpress control panel, when writing a new post, I would like to disable the Header 1 and Header 2 from the text formatting combobox, because I already use them on my theme (h1 for blog name ...
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Add header and footer to WP backend

I want to add a header in the backstage in order to look more blend in like the frontend. Nothing much I want to add, just the header and footer is enough. The content section remains the original ...
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Change header based on visitor choice

I need to show a different header file ("header-tourist.php" and "header-agent-php") based on a choice the visitor will make. For example, I have 2 main buttons: View site as Tourist or View site as ...
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Have image slider display only on home page

I have placed a image slider in wordpress theme, however it is showing on all pages. I only want it to show on my home page. This is the code I have for it in my header.php childtheme <?php /** ...
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Image slider to display at the very top of home page

I've installed a slider, however I want it to sit at the very top of my page under the navigation. However I'm not sure how to do this. <?php /** * The Header for our theme. * * ...
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Page source contains an http item that makes page insecure; but in php files it's written as https!

I can't seem to figure this out! I set up my site (https://goinspire.com/secure-payment/) to be https, but instead of the lock symbol I see a warning symbol. According to http://www.whynopadlock.com/ ...
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Getting headers already sent error from plugin

I'm having a bit of trouble with a 'headers already sent' error from a Wordpress plugin I had built for me and now I'm adapting. This is the error: Warning: session_start() ...
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PHP header() gives headers already sent

I am working on a checkout proces in Wordpress where if customer clicks on the checkout button he gets redirected to a payment provider. Important to know: I use a session in this proces. I use PHP ...
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Init hook for header send

I am working on a checkout proces where if I submit the checkout I get an error "headers already send" because I use a PHP header() function to send the customer to my payment provider url. My idea ...
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Viewport meta tag disappearing

I have just started with Wordpress development and have searched high and low for an answer to this question. I am attempting to add the viewport meta tag to my header.php file: <!DOCTYPE ...
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Display custom widget value in header.php

I am using the code below for a custom widget. I have added some fields in the widget like: Title, Name and a checkbox. Now everything is fine but I want to show those values in header.php. Any idea ...
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404 or ugly page on IE, but Firefox, Chrome looks perfect

I have a variation of this issue. Was happening before and after new theme. I was getting 404 in IE, now sometimes get partial page that looks horrible. Contents can vary when I refresh. I have no ...
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site-description css is overriden [closed]

I'm trying to change the site-description color of my twentythirteen header to #220E10. My style.css file reads : .site-description { font: 300 italic 20px "Source Sans Pro", Helvetica, ...
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Inject code in the header of my template

I'd like to inject the name of the author of a post into the header of the page via the author tag. something like <head> <title>FAQs</title> <meta name="author" ...
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Auto get_header and get_footer on every template?

Is there a way to automatically run get_header() at the beginning of template and get_footer() at the end of it? Currently my code is too repetitive with those calls. I've been looking for a way to ...
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Changing logo image in header.php upon language detection

So i'm designing a website that will feature the Polylang plugin for automatic language detection, but I've run into a bit of a wall with the logo image. It resides in header.php, but I can't think of ...
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How to list categories/tags as a list in meta tags

I was wondering if there's any way to list all tags and categories of a posts in the header of that post. I want to list all the tags/categories via a plugin as a list in meta, similar to this: ...
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External page integrated into WordPress returns a 404 error

I have a script that I'd like to call via AJAX from my WordPress theme, it relies upon some core WordPress functions so I am including WordPress blog header like so: define( 'WP_USE_THEMES', false ); ...
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Fatal Error: get_header();

Fatal error: Call to undefined function get_header() I can't get this working. I am using twentythirteen default theme shipped with wordpress. I have created a custom template called table.php ...
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Cleanup Body_Class

Currently, when I use body_class() it generates a bunch of crap that I don't need. What I'd like to do is have the following: homepage: class='blog page-home' single: class='blog page-single' ...
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Headers already sent in Pluggable.php / homepage and wp-login error

After migrating site to another account on same host, I started to receives strange errors. Firstly I encountered an error where at the login page I was asked to turn on Cookies. And after I deleted ...
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Force wp_enqueue_scripts to the HEADER?

A plugin I'm working on requires jquery to be loaded before the content is processed. Some stock themes, like 2010, 2011 and 2012 (I believe) put the JS in the footer. How can I force the scripts to ...
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How do the default themes reference style.css?

I was expecting to see get_stylesheet_uri() called somewhere in the default header.php file for the default themes (2012-14), but anything like it is missing, which has me wondering how the reference ...
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Meteor Slides as header only for homepage and Use featured image of each page as header for respective pages

I am using meteor-slides plugin to make header as a slideshow. I am using twenty-eleven theme. Now i need to make this slideshow for my homepage only and featured images of other pages as headers for ...
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Making a custom upload form and page in the admin section

so I've built this standalone php script which allows my users to upload a CSV which updates JSON data for a feature on our site, but I want to put the script inside of the wordpress admin section for ...
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Local path included in script url

The hosting service of a website I created crashed, now we're trying to get it up and running again. They restored the website/database from a backup but we're encountering issues. A couple of ...
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auth_redirect header already sent error

I'm a novice to php so please bare with me. I've been pulling my hair out trying to figure out this one. I have a simple if statement in a page template to require viewers to be logged in. <?php ...
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disable wordpress canonical tag meta

wordpress core automatically generates canonical tag in HEAD section: <link rel="canonical" href="http://blabla.com" /> how to disable/remove that?
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WP function/filter for modifying http headers?

Is there a dedicated WP function, action or filter to use when adding/modifying the HTTP headers? For now I just hook a PHP header() call into the WP 'init' hook like this: add_action('init', ...
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Export Header and Footer

I want to export the header and footer from WordPress as HTML with same the design: CSS, images, JavaScript files. But not main content page. I want to do this, because I will use the same design in ...
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WOW.js Script Tag Initialization Header/Footer

hope things are going well. I'm attempting to use WOW.js http://mynameismatthieu.com/WOW/docs.html with animate.css to add animations to my site. WOW.js requires me to initialize it by adding the ...
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Second menu has the first menu ID

I registered two menus top-menu and main-menu. I created two menu on the admin panel and assigned one to each (different items) But when I view the front end, I see that the two menus have the same ...
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How to use the WordPress header as the global header for apps across a site?

I am running Wordpress as the main site, and a few other php CMS apps for other specific purposes (let me call it subsites for the purpose of this question). Now when designing templates for ...
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Blank line before doctype

I have a frustrating problem. In the page source, the first line is blank, which causes issues in some browsers. These are the steps I've taken to try to fix the problem: Gone back to ...
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Altering HTTP Headers when Serving Certain Files

I'm trying to use jquery.filedownload within a site but it requires that my files (a pdf, for instance) be served with specific headers. header('Set-Cookie: fileDownload=true; path=/'); ...