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Correctly implementing the Facebook Like button

As per documentation I satisfied all the requirements of the like button by using the meta-tags, however I still don't get the image I would like linked by Facebook: it always goes fishing for another ...
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Can I load posts via Ajax?

I would like to make a portfolio page where each entry (a post) would be fetched using Ajax. This way I would have an image gallery, but in which I not only would have images but also the ...
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In creating a theme, how can i allow a user to change an image outside post/page content?

I'm creating a theme for a particular WordPress site. There's one spot in the sidebar that displays a photo. The user might want to change the photo once a week. He doesn't want to use FTP to upload ...
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Can I attach image to post without adding it to post?

another question about image. Can I add/attach images to post without adding it to post? The reason behind this is so that I can manipulate it whatever I want using API.
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Most Flexible Photo Gallery Plugin? [on hold]

What is the most flexible photo gallery plugin available on WordPress? By flexible, I mean a plugin that can: create galleries per folder / event display / generate thumbnails per size I want (it ...
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Link to large image version instead of original?

How can I best make WP link to the large version of the image in all posts (instead of the original one) without modifying all the data in the database? I'm probably looking for the best filter to ...
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Retrieving and Storing Images Linked from Other Domains on Local Server?

(Moderator's note: The original title was "Copy and Paste picture in post without linking to original") When I copy and paste a picture from another editor window it appears nicely but it links to ...
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What are people using for displaying Image / Media copyright information?

I have tried the 'Image Credit' plugin but it seems flaky (possibly due to interaction with other plugins). What are other people using? The requirement is for each image used to have an associated ...
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Managing Images for a WordPress Blog: Picasa or Flickr?

(Moderator's note: The original title was "Is it good to use picasa web album for images in wordpress blog?") Is it good to use Picasa web album for post's images in WordPress blog? What are pros and ...
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Can images be automatically compressed?

having trouble educating clients to compress their images, and would quite like wordpress to compress images to predefined size (normally, 800px long edge, 72dpi) and discard the original
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Personalized Gallery what are my options?

In my game website I would like to implement a Screenshot page where my registered users can upload images to it (it might be more then 1 screenshot page, 1 for the users and 1 for the game in ...
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Displaying images from external RSS feeds?

Is there any way to show an image for RSS feeds in my WordPress page? Currently the default WordPress RSS feeds will only show the text of feeds from other sites. How can I make my site show a ...
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Is there a plugin to make attaching images easier?

I am using the "attach" feature in the media library to link a set of images to specific pages. Our custom theme displays these attached images in a particular way. We are setting up Wordpress as ...
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Wordpress crop tool greyed out

The wordpress crop tool is greyed out for me in Firefox 3.6 (and IE7/8). I have disabled firefox add-ons and tried the solution here: ...
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Can Wordpress resize BMP files?

Interesting situation i just ran into. I have a site I am developing in which I have defined specific image sizes I want created whenever a new image is uploaded. Currently lets just say that I ...
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Automating a Daily Picture Blog?

I was wondering if anyone could give me some suggestions on how best I could streamline the following; I have a WordPress blog (privately hosted) which I update daily (well, I normally schedule a ...
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Adding graphics to 404.php page

I am trying to customize the 404.php page by adding a graphic. I can figure out how to change the text and links, but the HTML I just don't know well enough to add a picture or graphic. I am using ...
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Double thumbnails?

is it possible to use the thumbnail mechanic twice? I find the thumbnail API really useful for allowing users to place in there own graphics, so that I can control size and position easily. All they ...
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Importing media medium setting image gallery / image attachments

I have recently imported an image gallery to a clean WP install as I am deploying the site to a live domain. I have imported the posts but the images use the medium size for attachements. I would ...
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Is there any way to modify images from a theme using the web interface?

Is there any way to modify images from a theme using the Wordpress web interface?
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Stop underlining image links

One my widget bar, I have an image which is hyperlinked. The problem is that CSS underlines it. How do I remove the underline? Update: Just noticed that this is what is causing the underline: } ...
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Extract & Display the REAL first image attached to a post - extend the_post_thumbnail()

I have an interesting problem which I am sure someone here can solve. I have gone through a bunch of different plugins and code snippets in search for the perfect code to extract a primary image to be ...
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How to add a link in a image's caption?

I would like to add a link to the caption of a photo in one of my posts. I can type in the HTML for the link in the caption, but when I publish the post the link gets removed. How do you add a link ...
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Sidebar slideshow widget [closed]

Anyone know any quality image slideshow widgets that can be put on a sidebar?
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How to display a shortcode caption somewhere other than the_content

I want to disable shortcode captions for posts in one of my themes, and display the content elsewhere, such as in a sidebar. The images aren't uploaded to wordpress, but they're linked-to using the ...
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User-friendly cropping of post thumbnails?

Is there a way to let my users define the crop area of a post thumbnail? The thumbnails always are existing post attachments, I would rather not create an extra attachment per thumbnail. The post ...
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How to limit image size for the entire website ? But without editing the post (css/plugin?!)

I have a post here: http://www.food101.co.il/?p=5993 Where the image is overlapping the sidebar. I wish to shrink the image, but I want something that will do this without me editing the post (why? ...
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Using Image insert control in code

I am adding additional pages to wordpress backend and I would like to use the built-in image uploader and browser. I couldn't find any examples on how to add it to my form. Assuming that I have a ...
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Wordpress Image Editor not working - conflict?

I am having a strange issue with the built in wordpress image editor. I have no problem uploading files or preforming any other media functions. The only thing I seem to be unable to do is utilize the ...
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Restricting Users to View Only Media Library Items They Have Uploaded?

I want users to be able to upload photos using add_cap('upload_files') but in their profile page, the Media Library shows every image that's been uploaded. How can I filter that so that they can only ...
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Resizing images to the actual size used in the editor?

Is there a way to resize images to the actual size they will be shown in the post? I have users that import a large image and then resize it in the visual editor. This is easy, since they can just ...
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caption shortcode inserts blank paragraph

[NOTE: Cross-posted from wordpress.org/support/topic/caption-shortcode-inserts-blank-paragraph to see which site gets a better answer. :] I am setting up a new blog, no plugins yet. I inserted a ...
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Format the Layout of Images In The Edit Post Textarea?

The textarea in which posts are written and edited doesn't handle image layout very well. Inserted images seem to be aligned with the left edge of the textarea, or the right edge of the previous ...
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How To Retrieve An Image Attachment's Alt Text?

I am using an attachment.php file to show large versions of images that have been clicked on elsewhere. I'd like to pull the image alt text as a caption under the image with javascript, but the alt ...
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Restrict the number of images to upload per post

Is there an easy way to limit to one (per post) the number of images to upload through media upload?
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Automatically Import Image into Posts from URLs on the Web?

Is there a way for me to add an <img> tag in a Post, but then have a plugin download that image, and put it on the server for me instead of me needing to manually download the file from online ...
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How to resolve - IE 6 ignores img “width” properties

In this post: http://humus101.com/?p=1734 We've got 4 images set (in the img property) to a width of 246 pixel. In chrome it looks fine. In IE6 it doesn't. Any suggestions on how to solve this?
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Creating an Image-Centric Custom Post Type?

Does anyone have any tips for creating an image-centric custom post type? To elaborate, my blog has rotating header images, shown below: The two images in the top left are randomized, and exist as ...
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How do I make a custom field choose an image?

I need a way to create a custom field that will let me pick an image from the media gallery. How do I do that? The custom field should have a button that when clicked will take me to the media ...
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Image still linked as attachment to page even though it has been deleted

I have been working on an image gallery feature where I grab images which are attached to pages and display them in various places via the get_posts() function. However, I am finding that when I ...
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Flickr plugin that will display photos from multiple group pools? [closed]

Does anyone know of a WordPress plugin that will pull in photos from multiple flickr group pools, and display random thumbnails in the sidebar? There are a ton of flickr plugins, and I just can't ...
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what the best way to include images from the template's images folder?

what the best way to include images from the template's images folder? is it by using get_bloginfo('template_url')? I understood that its better to hard code the path to the images folder since this ...