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How can I make add_image_size() crop from the top?

I have a series of posts, all with featured images, but I need to be able to customise the crop top right corner. In this instance, I need them to be cropped from top right, but it would be useful to ...
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How can I add an image upload field directly to a custom write panel?

I've added a new page under "Pages" in the wordpress admin, and added several custom fields. I'd also like to be able to add an upload image field to the page editor - is there some way to do this via ...
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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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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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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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Filter to remove image dimension attributes?

I'm working on a site based on a fluid width css template which sets a max-width on images to the width of the column containing them, and I need to remove the inline width and height dimension ...
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How can I make all gallery images to open in a new window?

How can I make all gallery images to open the high resolution image in a new window?
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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 to generate thumbnails when needed only?

I have 1000 images. How can i make wordpress to generate thumb only when needed. For example home slider will only use 10 images i dont want the other 1000 images have that thumbnail generated as its ...
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Issues renaming images during upload

The main reason for adding this snippet is all about SEO. The people I sometimes make websites for often aren't that savvy with WP and tend to upload their stuff just as is. As these are often media ...
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Applying automatic link class to images embedded to posts

I'd really love to be able to conditionally apply a CSS class to link elements of images embedded into posts, but I can't seem to figure this one out. Basically what I'd like to achieve is to replace ...
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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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Minimum Dimensions Requirement for Featured Image?

I am creating a baseball website with multiple Authors. From past experience, no matter how well you know someone personally, it doesn't mean they will follow or even read your instructions. That ...
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Stop wordpress from hardcoding img width and height attributes

I'm wondering if there's a simple way top stop WordPress automatically hardcoding featured image height and width attributes, other than using regex... As I'm using a flexible grid for my project ...
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Set JPEG compression for specific custom image sizes

I use various custom image sizes (by add_image_size) and I have set my JPEG compression to 30% with this filter: function jpeg_quality_callback($arg) { return (int)30; } add_filter('jpeg_quality', ...
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Resizing all images

I have just changed the theme on my blog, and because of a small page width, it breaks the layout. Most of my earlier images (attached in posts) are around 600px in width, and now I need to resize all ...
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Add image size if page template

I'm building a members website with WordPress Multisite. Is it possible to restrict how many images are being generated depending on the selected template? I have tried the following lines of code ...
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Get first image in a post

I am using this code directly from the codex. function echo_first_image ($postID) { $args = array( 'numberposts' => 1, 'order'=> 'ASC', 'post_mime_type' ...
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Getting post-thumbnails from another WP site

I have two WordPress installations, one at http://inversekarma.in and the other at http://inversekarma.in/photos. The latter is a photoblog, and its theme uses the standard WP post thumbnails (EDIT: ...
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Automatically wrap post image in div

In regards to image attachments inserted into a post, I would like to wrap the img tag inside a div tag for specific design purpose. Is there a way to do this automatically after attaching the image ...
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how to grab first link in post… and of course call it

I have been trying to get the answer to this for ages now and wondered if anyone here could help. I would like to 'grab' the first link in a post and attach it to a button/image. I have tried the ...
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Uploading Images in the Link Manager

In /wordpress/wp-admin/link-add.php there is the possibility to add an image to a link, but it belongs to the category "Advanced" and is really a little too advanced for an average user, which needs ...
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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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474 views

Change Default Image HTML

I am making a Wordpress theme and want to change the default image html. For example if you upload an image using Wordpress uploader it generates the following html for your images <a ...
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Circumventing the normal image upload process

I have a page that I would like to work on little techniques and then show them off. I built a scrolling banner that uses images and then scrolls them in order. I have successfully built this with ...
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Disable image attachment links

Is there a way to disable image attachment links trought a filter in functions.php or something ? I know it's possible to do it manually when you add an image to a post but I want to disable this ...
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Upload images to remote server

I am using Wordpress media uploader to upload images and I was wondering if there is a way to make it upload to my remote server instead of my local server? Example: My wordpress blog is hosted on ...
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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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Changing JPEG compression depending on image size

Short. I want ''large' images compressed by 90%, and 'medium' to be by 60%. Has many af you know, sometimes larger images suffer from high compression, but other small images don't. This function ...
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New image size version only for the Featured Image file

I'm worried about too many files created when adding a new image size. All uploaded files will generate the new size, I need a specific image size only for the file set as Fetured image, is there ...
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2k views

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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Rename image uploads with width in filename

I am attempting to change the name format that Wordpress uses to rename uploaded files. For example, when I upload an image with filename "cat-picture.jpg" Wordpress will create scaled versions and ...
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1answer
6k views

get images attached to post

I want to have the ability to use pictures from the media library in a jquery slider on the home page so that it's easy for someone else to update the pictures without having to hardcode it. I have ...
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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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Delete the original big size image after upload and leave only 3 images crunched by media gallery

I need to know is it possible to somehow erase the original image uploaded via Gravity form : post image - post field?! With the situation now I receive 4 images. 1 original (can be whatever user has ...
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Image Upload from URL

I really like the way SE uploads an image from a URL (I'm sure many do!). I've been searching, but can't find, is there a plugin or a method similar to this available for WordPress? I know an image ...
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1answer
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How do I delete all generated images from my server except those currently used in posts

I have a new set of image sizes for my site's in-development theme. My server is filled with old image sizes, most of which have never been used. You've heard this one before, right? The Question How ...
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Any easy way to automatically set the first inline image in a post as the thumbnail?

Is there a plugin for this? Has anyone done it before?
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How can you upload an image from within a settings page?

Is there an easy way to include an upload box to your settings page? I am building an Open Graph options page and I like users to upload a standard image directly from that page.
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Caption in Page adding unwanted 10px to width

I'm trying to create an image with a caption in a Page I'm working with. In the image options, I have it aligned right, with an image width of 220. Without the caption I have no problems, however with ...
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How to grab first image attached to post and display in RSS feed?

I've seen the tutorials on how to grab the first image and display it in a post, and those on grabbing the post_thumbnail and using that in the RSS feed, but does anybody know how to grab the first ...
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Graphing libraries for WordPress [closed]

I had asked question like this long ago at WPTavern and it fizzled. Hope it fares better this time. :) Drawing graphs can be done with multiple methods (generating image files, JS, Flash) and there ...
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How do I get gallery thumbnail URL and change the default thumbnail size?

when I create a gallery I get this code generated yet I can;t find out how <img width="150" height="150" src="http://localhost/wp2/wp-content/uploads/2012/06/28_0120-150x150.jpg" ...
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Unattaching images from a post

I currently have a custom post type in a theme I'm developing which will be used for portfolio items. So far, I have implemented functionality that allows images to be attached to a portfolio post. I ...
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Prevent Width and Height Attributes in Image Tag Output

I'm trying to control the output of the random image within this bit of code. The end goal is to NOT output the width and height attributes for the image. I want this: <img src="URL HERE" ...
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Dynamic-Image-Resize Plugin does not output anything

I'm having trouble using the "Dynamic-Image-Resize" plugin by "Kaiser Franz Josef". In my template I'm adding following code: $imgsrc = wp_get_attachment_image_src( get_post_thumbnail_id( ...
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How to associate an image with a term taxononmy and publish it on frontpage?

I couldn't find the solution anywhere else, so I believe is a valid question for this website. I think my problem is divided in two parts. I created a custom taxonomy called "Type" and within it, I ...
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Media > Image Sizes aren't being applied to uploads

Under Media Settings I edited the Image Sizes to the following: Thumbnail size: 170x80 Medium size: 550x170 Large size: 550x320 ("Crop thumbnails to exact dimensions" is checked) Maximum embed size: ...
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WordPress Image Scaling Quality

How can I make sure that WordPress doesn't lose too much quality on uploaded images that are scaled down? Here are some samples. You can clearly see that an image resized in Photoshop comes out with ...
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How to select featured images for 1500 posts?

I have over 1500 posts I imported from Tumblr. While the images were imported into the gallery, I need to make sure there's a featured image for each. How do I make the images (12 per post minus 30 ...