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What is the preferred way to add custom javascript files to the site?

I've already added my scripts, but I wanted to know the preferred way. I just put a <script> tag directly in the header.php of my template. Is there a preferred method of inserting external or ...
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How do I convince this button to do something when it is clicked?

I'm trying to use ajax to give me an alert when I click a button. Eventually I want it to do some form validation, but for now I would be happy just to see the alert. I've read the docs and about a ...
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Set variable in javascript and using in my shortcode

my script is function($) { var google_map_address = $('#address').text(); $(function () { $('#gmap').gmap3({ marker: { address: google_map_address }, map: { options: { ...
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What is the right way to include my Ajax script in wordpress [duplicate]

I've searched around for a solution to my issue to no avail. So here it is: I have created custom meta fields in the user section within the admin area. There are two fields in total, both select ...
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Ajax - Call to undefined function get_option()

So I've been working in Wordpress lately with Ajax and I managed to get some stock data into my site from my database. However, I am now trying to use Ajax to load Wordpress posts into my left ...
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Backend option to include a javascript file on specific pages?

I am working on a template that my coworkers will be using to populate content. On some of the pages there will be a slider or multiple sliders but on other pages there won't be any. Because of this, ...
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Replace link with form to pass variables to javascript / ajax

I'm sending a single variable to javascript/ajax via a link, but want to send via a form so I can pass user input as well. (It's for a plugin that interfaces with an Echonest Remix python script to ...
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How to handle multiple instance of “send_to_editor” js function

Here is what I am doing: I Added wordpress media upload with iframe popup when a button or link clicked. And with click of insert into post the image url placed on a textbox. send_to_editor() ...
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Wordpress Visual Editor Stripping HTML Changes

When I use the WordPress HTML editor to add icomoon icons like this: <span class="icon-shield"></span> and then switch to the visual editor and then back to the HTML editor, the icons ...
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Using WP functions inside javascript

I'm trying to use PHP variables inside a javascript function. What's a proper way to use a WP function like get_current_user_id() inside a script that get's enqueued via wp_enqueue_script? Right now I ...
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wp_localize_script() dont parse values

I try to parse php values to js file using wp_localize_script() wp_enqueue_script( 'countdown_js', plugin_dir_path( __FILE__ ) . 'js/countdown.js', array(), '1.0.0', true ); $dataToBePassed = ...
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Infinite scroll wont work on mobile browsers. Works on non mobile systems

I implemented infinite scroll on my WordPress blog using the following script: <script type="text/javascript"> var abc=66;//what is abc doing? $(window).scroll(function () { ...
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User Answerable Multiple-Choice Question in Post

I am creating a plugin that adds multiple choice questions to WordPress. I wish for several to be displayed in a single post in a manner such that users may select an answer and receive instant ...
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How to use wordpress default Password Strength Meter script

I have enqueued wordpress default password strength meter but don't know how to use it. Currently the codex page doesn't give any link to its documentation. Does any one have any links to its demo ...
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wpColorPicker: How update colors on input value update?

Setup: An input field that has attached a wpColorPicker instance. An external event that changes the input value color. Issues: On value change the color shown by the colorpicker doesn't get ...
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Wordpress media uploader button is not working

I'm developing my own plugin. for that i need to upload logo images. since i'm a newbie in wordpress i searched so many tutorials. the code i used is pasted below. the problem is when i clicks on the ...
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TypeError: window.tinyMCE.execInstanceCommand is not a function

I can't add any shortcode in my wordpress editor. it shows - TypeError: window.tinyMCE.execInstanceCommand is not a function window.tinyMCE.execInstanceCommand(id, 'mceInsertContent', false, ...
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Multiple Menu Selections to compile data on new page

Need to create a menu box (vertical stack of 4 selections) on a page, which then calls from either a database or CSV file, final combination of items required as follows: Selection 1: >MenuItem< ...
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Can't get Geotrust seal to show up

I have purchased and installed a Geotrust certificate on my website. The certificate is running just fine. I would like to display the seal, but I can't get it to show up. Geotrust tells you to ...
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Server-side processing of AJAX login

I'm using AJAX to login users on my website to avoid the need for a page refresh when they get their username or password wrong. Everything is done over SSL. My server-side processing: function ...
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How do I use this javascript correct with wordpress?

Im using a javascript/html5 script to highlight images black and white during no mouse hover, and then back to color on hover. It sorta works, although, I have to reload my page 2-3 times before it ...
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Loading multiple post content in FancyBox

I have a custom post type being output as a list. I'm trying to output some of the inline content in each li via Fancybox. All works so far except it only shows the first li's content. I understand ...
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URLs ending with number higher than 2147483647 redirects to to domain.com/2147483647

I've got a javascript implented on my Wordpress site with the purpose to the substring of the URL and if it matches some criteria, it'll load a specific piece of content. So, if you input this URL ...
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Documentation for IDE's

I'm using IntelliJ but this question could apply to PhpStorm, Visual Studio, etc... Is there a good way to make the IDE aware of the Javascript functions that WordPress provides? Are there any ...
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Why this plugin is not working?

I am testing jQuery in my wordpress plugin. Two files 1. main_plugin.php 2. js_plugin.js (Both in the same directory HelloWorld). CODE: PHP FILE: <?php /* Plugin Name: jQuery Test Plugin Plugin ...
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Listbox return wrong value in WordPress 3.9

I have already created listbox for WordPress 3.8 but it's not working in new version WordPress 3.9. So I write the JavaScript code: (function() { var ICONS; var icon = function(id) { return ...
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Resetting admin post form on JS validation fail

I've got a custom plugin with a metabox and dynamic form (the user can ask for more elements of the form), with jQuery Validation plugin working great. The problem is when the validation comes back ...
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Enqueue script throws error in console

WP version 3.9 I am editing the customizer. I have an upload field for uploading a logo. When I try to upload I receive an error. TypeError: wp.media.model.settings.post is undefined I tracked ...
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java script error Uncaught SyntaxError: Unexpected token ILLEGAL

i had a website that was working fine on localhost without any errors but after i uploaded it on the domain the slider stoped working and i got this errors Uncaught SyntaxError: Unexpected token ...
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Convert javascript running xml files to wordpress platform

I have a website I want to convert over to the wordpress platform. On the existing site I use some javascript to pull in images and text from xml files. Can I still get this to work in a wordpress ...
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Update field in Theme Customizer via Javascript

I am working with the Customizer and I have made some custom controls which is cool. Now I'm trying to create a relationship between two controls whereas the input of one control passes through some ...
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Linking Javascript in functions.php file

Below is my raw javascript embeds from my html template. But I cannnot figure out exactly how to add it to my functions.php file. It seems pretty difficult. Can you please assist with the correct ...
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How to get the image url in the input box from media library?

I have added a post meta to upload image using wordpress media uploader. Looks like it's a javascript work. I am no good in javascript. I took the js from here: Here is the js code: ...
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TinyMCE tablecontrols missing after 3.9 upgrade - TinyMCE4

I wrote a simple Tables plugin for TinyMCE 4 (WP 3.9) and can't seem to find a way to enable table controls for TinyMCE. function table_plugin_button($buttons) { array_push($buttons, "table", ...
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WordPress Displaying Thumbnails Vertically

WordPress is displaying my thumbnails vertically and VERY LARGE. Specifically it's displaying WooCommerce product page thumbnails vertically and VERY LARGE. Can't seem to figure out why or what piece ...
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Help with my first Metabox helper class

I'm working on a metabox helper class and everything works well, but the radio image field. The images show up, but they aren't clickable. // Print radio_image input. private function ...
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How to automatically trigger a link if user has already been in the page?

I need a solution in php or javascript to make trigger a link to a internal #anchor when the user has visited the page for second time. can you help? the theme is a SINGLE PAGE one that shows all the ...
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Possible jquery / library conflict in plugin usage

I am using the free version of the plugin: WP Feedback & Survey Manager but for some reasons the tab style is not rendered, and I guess it's for a javascript/jquery problem, eventhough I don't ...
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How do I get an external php page to load using javascript

There is a snippet of JavaScript code I would like to include in a WordPress page. What's happening is the code isn't loading properly and it's getting hung up somewhere in WordPress's native redirect ...
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Trigger Customizer saving process with Javascript only

I'm working on a custom theme that uses WordPress Customization API to let the user play with parts of the content of his website, basically the front-page which he can modify by adding/removing ...
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How do I add some javascript validation to the admin interface form's onsubmit?

I have a plugin that adds meta boxes to the admin interface and I need to do some validation when the user presses the "update" button before the form is submitted. Is there a WordPress action or ...
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Switch between tabs on “Insert Media” dialog

I'm writing a file upload plugin and want to emulate original Wordpress behavior: user uploads file on "Upload Files" tab after upload is complete, "Media Library" tab is activated with just ...
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How to provide translations for a WordPress TinyMCE plugin?

I know that I can get my translations into JavaScript doing: $MyTranslations = array( 'translation1' => __("Some String 1", "MyTranslations"), 'translation2' => __("Some ...
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How to register and enqueue JavaScript files without breaking plugin dependencies?

In theme development, what is the best way to register and enqueue JavaScript files to avoid problems with plugins? I want to create a theme which uses scripts like jQuery, Masonry and so on. I ...
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Wordpress 3.8.3. custom theme - sliders won't load js/css files

I'm building custom WP theme and I have issues with sliders. None of those I've tried to install worked. When I looked into the developers console, and searched for their js/css files, they where not ...
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Search broken due to uComments - I found the JS file that is causing the problem [closed]

I was unable to search my site until I ran the plugin Deactivate/Activate test. It was uComments. This plugin has a file called functions.js which is causing this problem. I do understand it has ...
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Add captcha validation to my custom form for Frontend posting

i have implemented the frontend form, which enables UNREGISTERED users to post on my site. Everything in working perfectly, the only problem I have is with the implementation of the captcha. All of ...
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How to make Plupload zones that will survive changes in core?

I had recently implemented custom Plupload form in a plugin (located in admin area and working with SVG files). Plupload has half a ton of settings, provided for WP's own upload zone by ...
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Wordpress Scripts Being Loaded in Footer

I've bought a theme for a Wordpress site. I noticed that the theme author has added the javascript to the footer for load time, but as I use Gravity forms, I understand that some of scripts need to ...
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Seperate functions.php for part of site

I built a custom WordPress site for some artists. I'm making one page that is entirely different from the rest of the site. Actually, that and a single.php page. It's for a specific new book, and the ...