A way of arranging items where an item can be a parent or child of another. Categories are an example of a hierarchical taxonomy.

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taxonomy term names in custom post type permalink structure

I know there has been a lot of times this question has been asked here before, but no matter what method I have tried from here, nothing seems to be working for me. I guess I am sure I am writing in ...
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Delete child post and attachment links to parent post

I have a hierarchical posts, when ever I delete the child posts its attachments go and link to deleted post's parent How can I stop this?
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Create more category hierarchical depth for custom post type/taxonomy plugin (widget)

Source: http://getplatypi.com/docs/ A little new to the plugin development world, but so far I am building a post type plugin to support hierarchical categories in a list form with multiple depth ...
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Create a permalink structure with custom taxonomies and custom post types gives 404

Based on topic How to create a permalink structure with custom taxonomies and custom post types like base-name/parent-tax/child-tax/custom-post-type-name My code is // register the new post type ...
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Hierarchial Custom Post Types/Taxonomies

I've been learning Wordpress for the last few weeks and I'm now creating my own theme. I found this question which seems to be exactly what I want to do, but I can't get it working and I suspect its ...
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Add child category to parent on post creation and save

I'm trying to build a tree layout for a custom taxonomy. Categories are animals. Big Game (0) -- Bears (2) -- Black Bear (3) -- Grizzly Bear (2) The above is a glimpse of what I have. ...
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Show hierarchical relationship between to custom post types on admin list

I have two custom post types: "request" and "quote". Both have the "hierarchical" flag set to true. A 'request' cpt can be the parent of one or more 'quotes' cpt. Since these are two different post ...
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Hierarchical Custom Post Types

I would like to have the following taxonomy structure: site.com/courses/course-name/pathway/pathway-name The domain is such that any particular course can be completed by taking a number of ...
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How to query for posts (in hierarchical custom post type) that have children?

I'm trying to figure out how to query for posts in my hierarchical custom post type, presumably using WP_Query that have child posts. I can get all pages that don't have children by setting '...
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Custom Post Type Child Pages

I'm getting a 404 page when viewing child-pages of a custom post type. Right now I have a pages (let's call it 'Books') that displays every 'book', and in the menu have other pages listed under Books ...
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Children categories not shown in dashboard

First of all: it's a strange behavior, but it works. 1) I'm working on a script, so i require the wp-load.php and after that i operate; 2) The scripts creates some categories using wp_insert_term in ...
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Hierarchical permalinks for custom post type and taxonomy

I have registered the custom post type "word" and the custom taxonomy "wordcat". Now what I want is proper hierarchical permalinks. So I've been searching the web for quite some time with no result. ...
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custom post type index page

I have registered a custom post type and I want to create a page where I will list some posts, it will be like an index page. I have created an archive page called mycpt-archive.php and a page called ...
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Taxonomy term breadcrumb; how?

Given a taxonomy term (perhaps in a taxonomy*.php template) how to construct a breadcrumb going up the full ancestry of the term? Is there any shorter way other than a "brute-force" loop to query ...
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Help building array hierarchically with taxonomies (to get posts)

What I need to do is to : -+ Retrieve all terms assigned to a page -+ Get all posts assigned to each term -+ Organize the output in the hierarchic way as in the admin I'm OK with the first two items,...
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Determine Term depth

I'm looking to be able to find the depth of a term within it's hierarchical tree. Produce -- Vegetables ---- Carrot ---- Onion ---- Celery -- Fruit ---- Apple ------ HoneyCrisp ----Orange Produce ...
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How to display related posts by subcategory and not parent category

I'm trying to find a way to display related posts that are in a subcategory of a specific parent category based upon the subcategory of the current post. The current post may be assigned to multiple ...
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Most efficient use of custom taxonomies, categories, and pages

I've been researching the difference of taxonomies vs. categories vs. custom post types vs. etc. and have been beginning to pickup on the differences. However I still can't wrap my head around when it ...
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get parent content inside child posts

I have a custom post type where I've created 3 pages in a parent-child relationship. The pages are created like this : PARENT-CHILD-GRANDCHILD I want the child and the grandchild pages to get the ...
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page template for custom post type

I'm trying to build a debates-like system. It will work like this: A page will display the post with a countdown timer, so user will be able to submit comment till a specific period of time. (this ...
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Custom Posts Hierarchy? (State/City/Restaurant)

Question: What is the best way to create a hierarchy structure (also called parent/child relationships) between custom post types? For example, we currently have 3 post types: States, Cities, and ...
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Hierarchical Custom Post Types in Array

I have three custom 'location' post types which make up a hierarchy of areas: location1, location2, location3. location1 is the top level and then location2 and location3 are childeren of each ...
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Getting taxonomy terms used by custom post type

I have a custom post type - case - for which I am building an archive page. There are three custom taxonomies for this type - micro_organisms, infection_types, and antibiotic_types. These taxonomies ...
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Automatically Query Parent Taxonomy

I have a custom taxonomy on my site that I query from the sidebar of the currently displayed term. Say I am on the Term X archives, then my custom post type of Products with the term of Term X are ...
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Cross post type parent page added parent page to permalink but give 404

I have made some custom post types with Magicfields. I need to set the parent page for a custom post type to a standard wordpress page. Figured that out with the help of this: http://janina.tumblr....
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General question about Parent and Child Post type relationships

I'm hardly an expert on the matter but from reading around this Q&A site i have the following notion that one Post Type cannot be the Parent of another Post Type. What i can't seem to answer is ...
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How to make use of WP templates within a nested site structure?

I am working on a site that highlights neighborhoods. Within each neighborhood there are places (that will be added by the client on the back end). Each neighborhood will have its own unique set of ...
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Hierarchy between post types

So I'm working on a Wordpress site for a school. I have a page called "Faculty Staff Directory" and I also have a custom type called "Staff", with teacher profiles. I've enabled the "staff" post type ...
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Getting grandchildren of a post with a specified custom taxonomy?

I have an hierarchical custom post type called Geographies, wherein each Geography is assigned to a custom taxonomy (geographytype): Area, Country, Region or City. The hierarchy is set as follows: ...
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Custom taxonomy archive not showing posts of certain child taxonomies

I have a custom post type that has a custom taxonomy which functions as the main hierarchical structure for this custom post type. I am experiencing some behavior that I can't explain though. This ...
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using wp_update_post for updating custom post type

I'm trying to update post_parent of wp_posts in WordPress database. I've created a custom post type with capability_type = post , but I want it to behave like a page: hierarchical, allowing parent ...
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Custom Taxonomies not retaining hierarchy while importing from one site to another

On my site I have a Custom Post Type "listing" which has a hierarchial Taxonomy "local". The terms in this taxonomy are in the form of States > Cities. For example "Washington" is a parent term &...
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How do i get the direct neighbor in a hierarchy

I've build a custom post type for a calendar and created a structure like this: 2012 (general parent) January-2012 1-January-2012 -2-January-2012 ... ... Februar-2012 1-February-2012 2-...
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Custom Taxonomies: Multiple Hierarchical Permailnks For A Single Post + Prev/Next Links

Problem (Example): I have one custom taxonomy called "portfolios". It is tied to a custom post type called "portfolio". I create a portfolios term called Animals and another called Pets. Then I create ...
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Custom post type hierarchical loop in Homepage

I read this: Display posts of custom type in hierarchical order But didn't understand if and how to use the answer. This what i would like to achieve: if_user_logged_in show user's created cpost in ...
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how to automatically generate hierarchical menus from hierarchy of pages?

I have a photo site, and I take care to crested a logical nested hierarchy of pages. e.g. for photos I just posted, I created the following pages: site.com/2013/ site.com/2013/colorado/ site.com/...
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Taxonomy Drill-Down / Plugin Help - hierarchical queries within plugin?

I hope this question doesn't make me look too stupid! I am using a plugin called 'Query Multiple Taxonomies' -- it's a fantastic plugin and is written extraordinarily well. http://wordpress.org/...
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How to load several hierarchical categories from functions.php

I need to insert several categories (about 400) into my site. The categories are hierarchical. I would like to load them from functions.php but now I can add one category at time, like this: ...
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Hierarchical permalink structure for posts showing categories and sub-categories

I'm having a lot of trouble finding an aswer to this. This is what happens to my permalink structure currently: When I open the page, filtering all posts for a category, the url is: myblog.com/...
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Custom Post Type with two hierarchical Custom Taxonomies: strategy to generate best permalink structure

this is my situation: I have a Custom Post Type named struttura (like accommodation): function custom_post_struttura() { $labels = array( 'name' => _x( 'Strutture', '...
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How to set hierarchical terms to a post using wp_set_object_terms

I have a hierarchical custom taxonomy called "locations". The parent categories are country names, the child categories are the territories under the country. How can i attach these terms to a post ...
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Breadcrum not displaying the parent page

I have few pages - HOME - SERVICES ---- MY SERVICE My problem is that when I open My service page the breadcrumb looks like this: home > My service And I would need the parent to be there: ...
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A simple script/plugin to display specific page upon hierarchy of selections

I am building up a shop in wordpress using mayashop theme. What i need is a page where i can display two categories - Men and Women. Upon selecting one, it should open up a list of sub categories. ...
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Custom Taxonomy Relationship (ex: plant classification)

I'm trying to implement plant classification as a custom taxonomy for a custom post type. For now, plant classification should be on three levels: Family, Genus, Species. As I see it, there are two ...
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Automatically populate a hierarchical taxonomy from a custom field

I've got a vexing how-to that I've not found any help on. I have a custom post type that has a custom field with a date in it (format: yyyy-mm-dd-t). When a post is published or edited, I would like ...
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Display categories and their IDs

Could anyone please tell me the code to display parent categories and their children along with their IDs? I'd like to, for example, print them in this way: Europe, United Kingdom, London (Europe is ...
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Modifying Custom Post Type after registration (will it affect content?)

I have a CPT (defined in functions.php) that I have set to as non-hierarchical. A lot of content has already been uploaded into the database. If I change the definition to 'hierarchical' => true, ...
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Use an archive as the parent of a page?

how can I solve the following problem? I have the category "Events" with the permalink www.myblog.com/events/ and of course single events like www.myblog.com/events/lets-party/. Now I want to add a ...
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Best Way To Structure 3 Tiered Site

I'm starting a quote site using Wordpress. I'm wondering what would be the best way to structure the site considering the fact that I'd like to include a lot of static content on the tier 2 pages. ...
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How can I get an <h2> tag to wrap each ancestor that gets outputted in this condition?

I found this snippet in a different thread and it mostly does what I need, but I'm having trouble wrapping the individual pages this outputs with tags. All I can seem to add is a line break. I don't ...