jQuery is a fast and concise JavaScript Library that simplifies HTML document traversing, event handling, animating, and Ajax interactions for rapid web development. jQuery is included with WordPress, and available to both themes and plugin developers.

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How to get a jQuery script to run on a page?

I am having a hard time figuring out how to get a jQuery script to run on a Wordpress page of mine the "correct" way. I have followed this article and implemented what the first answer says to do. ...
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$wp_customize customizer_preview_init not firing inside javascript

I'm trying hook the customizer_preview_init action in order to trigger live preview of the changes I'm making in the customizer. However, my first test is failing. I'm just trying to get an alert to ...
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Adding Colorpicker Field To Category

I want to add a custom field to my categories where the user can color code them. I've added the field but I want to use built in colorpicker (either tinyMCE or the farbtastic) to give the user an ...
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Passing boolean values with wp_localize_script

I am using wp_localize_script to pass a couple of values from my theme options to a javascript file. First I got the values from my theme options: $options = get_option('theme'); $flex_auto = ...
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Installing jQuery plugin to wordpress theme (Incredible)

Ok so here is the plugin in question I'm trying to integrate it on the homepage of my wordpress theme (incredible bought from themeforest) After reading up on wordpress enqueue script and all that ...
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Debug whats going on inside a function called from AJAX

I have a link on my post edit page (admin side) that calls up AJAX and jQuery to run a function inside my functions.php page. The link is wired up and calling the jQuery but I can't seem to debug ...
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add_image_size and iPad Retina Display (high pixel density)

i was just wondering if anyone has come up with or thought about a solution for inline images and the new iPad coming out. i would love to use a combination of add_image_size and this jQuery Script ...
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How to control what jQuery version to include, with wp_enqueue_script

I'm using a script that is based on jQuery, so I'm not enqueue-ing jQuery directly, but via passing it in the array of dependent scripts: ...
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WordPress plugin options and jQuery

I'm creating a plugin that uses jQuery to modify some css, but what I can't figure out is how you can control the execution of the jQuery with WordPress plugin options (like checkboxes true/false). ...
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problem with ajax and the path to the php page

i would like to call a php page from an Ajax method : the alert works fine, the code as well has been tested outside of wordpress, but here it seems that the php page is never called. I found some ...
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Asynchronous Javascript Loaders

I'd like to take advantage of loading my scripts while the page is loading. ie. Yepnope, head.js etc... But I also want to be able to enqueue the script so other plugins don't try adding their own. ...
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Querystring data gets truncated

When I check "view source > frame info" on the window produced by the jQuery code below, it cuts off the querystring at the &type=image. I'm url encoding the ampersands properly, right? Address: ...
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Modify Custom Field in Media Library using JavaScript

I've added a custom field into my media attachments: function set_image_data( $form_fields, $post ) { $form_fields['text_color'] = array( 'label' => 'Text Color', 'input' ...
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jQuery cookie not working properly in wordpress

I make my own accordion menu with html + jquery its working perfectly to forth level, then i add a cookie code from net and do some extra work it also work 100% perfectly in html. My complete HTML + ...
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jQuery Validate wp_editor

I have a form, and in the form, I use <?php wp_editor('', 'user_submitted_progress', $settings = array('textarea_name' => 'user_submitted_progress')); ?> to generate a TinyMCE, rather than ...
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javascript is not working on Event Submission?

I am using Events Manager Plugin Javascript is not working on Submit Events Page . I found the reason behind this , that was, I have written a line of code in functions.php to call jquery file. ...
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How can I add a jQuery OnClick event to the Publish posts button?

I want to add a simple confirmation event to the Publish posts button, so when my client hits "Publish" it will ask him if he's sure, to which he clicks "Yes" or "cancel" and the post then publishes ...
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Loading jQuery With Two Fallbacks

CSS-Tricks suggests this code to load jQuery. However, I'm curious if anybody has done the same thing in functions.php with two fallbacks: the Microsoft hosted jQuery being the first option and ...
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Twitter Bootstrap Use Collapse in Custom Post Type

I am using Bootstrap with Wordpress and I want to implement the collapse functionality in the content for single pages of a specific custom post type. I know I could create a shortcode, however, ...
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Bulk Image upload and one image for each post?

I have around 3000 photos, want to upload on WordPress. Is there any way to bulk upload all the photos as one image for each post ?
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Modify this loop to fit my jQuery slider (slides)

I´m trying to make a slider which takes thumbnails from a certain custom post type and displays for of them for each "slide". I get the slider and thumbnails to work like they should, but I´m unsure ...
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Unable to get_the_content(); of a post in Wordpress via AJAX

I'm trying to ajaxify my Wordpress theme and I use the method described here and I'm now trying get_the_content of post via functions.php. Using jQuery, when I do alert(data) I get the 'title' echo ...
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Timepicker-addon doesn't show - Datepicker works fine?

UPDATE It seems that it might be a problem with the, $("#opening_time").datetimepicker(); $("#opening_time_end").timepicker(); $("#closing_time_end").timepicker(); If there is a ...
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Creating custom AJAX requests

My question pertains to where I should create an ajax function that I'd like to call from my page view. I am using a jQuery validator on a custom form that should check the inputted zipcode against ...
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WordPress 3.1 not compatible with jQuery Mobile?

I recently updated to WordPress 3.1, and with that update, something very interesting happened. Links became unclickable -- clicking on any link would literally result in nothing happening. ...
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Correct Method to run scripts with dependencies without enqueue?

With enqueue you would change $deps to your script or array of scripts that are needed to run first for your script to work. <?php wp_enqueue_script( $handle, $src, $deps, $ver, $in_footer ); ...
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Ajax with jQuery UI dialog not working

I am trying to update my custom database table when changes are made in a dialog box. The script for the dialog box and ajax call is as follows - jQuery(document).ready(function($){ $("td > ...
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How to load some jquery code to make validation in the theme customizer?

i am tring to load some jquery code to make validation in the theme customizer. i have created 10 checkboxes to show some info. but i want to limited the user to choose only 5 checkboxes. so i have ...
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How do I rebind event after widget save

I am writing a widget who's form elements have a click event attached to. I bind it using jQuery. However, after clicking save, the bindings gets lost. That is, clicking those elements doesn't ...
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Gravity Forms not loading under https, jQuery is not defined

I am using Gravity Forms on my Wordpress site, and so far so good. The problem is I have made the page secure (https/SSL), and this is making the form not to work. It looks like the issue is how the ...
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The correct way to call posts with ajax

I'm trying to write an image gallery plugin with jQuery. I'm using jQuerys $.post AJAX method to send and receive info from the relevant post page. Basically I'll be looping through the attachments ...
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jQuery Image Annotation

I'm bascially looking for something that lets visitors to my page comment on photos. When they hover over the photo the image notes will load. Best would be if those notes would also show up in the ...
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How do I use Ajax to show the new posts realtime, on the frontpage

Does anyone know how to make new posts automatically show up in the frontpage, with out having to refresh the page. I have a wordpress site with multiple authors and want their new posts to show up ...
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validate a metabox based on the category that is selected

Ok Let's say I have 2 Categories. If a user select category A, they have to fill in metabox A and similarly for category B, it's metabox B. So my question is, I want to do a validate check, whereby if ...
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jquery UI in wordpress admin

Does anyone have experience with using the jQuery UI plugins in the Wordpress admin area? I´ve been trying to use the datepicker functionality in jQuery UI, but its conflicting with the built- in ...
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Custom post type with file upload - need to “set as field” instead of “send to editor”

I've created a custom post type. It requires a file to be uploaded. I found the following tutorial which I've successfully adapted to do what I need with one exception: ...
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Using jQuery to retrieve customizer value

I am trying to use jQuery to retrieve a theme options (customizer) value: $wp_customize->add_setting( 'header_fixed', array( 'default' => true, ) ); ...
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How to enable “shift-click to edit this widget” functionality on a custom widget?

I have created several custom widgets, modeled from the default widgets' code. The widgets all work fine, and I've been using them in production for awhile. I've been working with the new Customizer ...
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Add tinymce buttons to caption textarea in media uploader

I want to add some basic tinymce buttons ( Bold, italic, underline ) to caption textarea in media uploader in WordPress. (Shown in attached image) I dig a little bit into wordpress core in media.php ...
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Wordpress 3.6 and Accordion UI issues?

Anyone else having issues with WordPress 3.6 and the Accordion UI? I have a website that was working just fine till I updated it to WordPress 3.6. The accordion menu stopped working. No errors. ...
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Get image URL from media library in input

On wp-admin/post.php?post=447&action=edit for example I have a link and an input. The link appears as follows: <a href="#" class="button insert-media add_media" data-editor="tj_image_url" ...
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“Uncaught SyntaxError: Unexpected token <” in load-scripts.php [closed]

Out of curiosity, I'm implementing AJAX in saving post. I didn't know where to start until I found this Q&A. It looks something I can grab and build on. It works but something on the Wordpress ...
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How to reload a select box of posts dynamically?

I'm using custom meta boxes for a project. I have created a custom taxonomy (select box) and I have another select box populated with Posts. I need to only load the posts based on the selection of the ...
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jQuery Tree View and wp_list_pages

I'm looking to use the jQuery TreeView script on wp_list_pages to get a nice collapsable-tree effect going. The script requires that I add some classes to the list elements such as: <ul id="red" ...
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adding google event tracking to links in posts

I am trying to add outbound link tracking for links within my posts. But only for links that do not have an img as a child. My code is below but does not add my class to any links in my posts: ...
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How do I setup nested repeatable option fields?

I'm trying to wrap my head around how to create a set of option fields that should be able to repeat for as many times as possible. But I'm having a hard time to figure out how to proceed. Currently ...
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Refine/Filter WP_Query Posts with jQuery or Ajax

I know this has been asked many many times, but I literally searched for an answer for more than 5 hours without finding anything that drives me in the right direction. What I'm trying to achieve is ...
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How to trap “Publish” button to check for meta box validation?

I'm trying to do some form validation on my custom meta box, and I remember somewhere reading about some javascript function to disable/enable the Publish button - except I can't find it. How do I ...
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jQuery in Wordpress - Why is it not working?

I am using this as my starter template: www.html5reset.org/ It's pretty nice, but I believe something is wrong with jQuery in there. In the functions.php it says: // Load jQuery if ( ...
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Why $ for jquery doesn't work?

I used the following to enqueue jquery plugins: <?php function my_scripts_method() { wp_enqueue_script( 'custom functions', get_template_directory_uri() . ...