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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WordPress Featured Post Slider

Alright, I have almost finished up a clients project in WordPress, but I have hit a wall. I am not really great with jQuery (and I have yet to find a plugin to achieve what they are looking for). The ...
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How to Add a .js file Only in one specific Page Dynamically to Head

I need to add some scrips for Google Maps only in my contact page and I do not want to populate it on all pages. I am not willing to create a custom header as well so I was thinking is there any way ...
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Cancel jQuery 'noConflict' - is it really unsafe?

I use some external plugins (not wordpress plugins), that use '$', and it's very convenient for me to cancel noConflict mode, by adding this line $=jQuery But I guess they invented noConflict mode not ...
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adding the full image path to a wordpress javascript file

I am currently building a WordPress theme where I am using jQuery to append and prepend some ornate images to a h4 tag with a class of beechheader in the page template markup. Before turning the ...
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Enqueue jQuery in WordPress

Building my first theme from scratch in Wordpress 3.4.1, I know Wordpress already has the latest version of the JQuery via Google. I have read about issue's if the script is not called properly, so ...
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How to load a jQuery script last?

How to get this to load last? <script type="text/javascript"> jQuery(document).ready(function(){ jQuery("div.domTip_tipBody").mouseover(function(){ jQuery("#yyy ...
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Mixing Regular Javascript With jQuery in a Plugin

Sorry for a simple question. I'm learning about plugins. I've got some javascript that I want to put in a jQuery file in my plugin. (I've got jQuery and the scripts enqueued, and working fine). ...
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Googles jQuery: Are There Avantages to Using It?

Are there any good reasons to pull Google's jQuery from their servers as opposed to using the one included with Wordpress? I'm confused as to why I might want to use Google's library. Doesn't ...
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Wordpress Ajax not function as I expect… what's wrong?

In functions.php I have: function testajax() { echo "test"; exit; } add_action('wp_ajax_testthisajax', 'testajax'); add_action('wp_ajax_nopriv_testthisajax', 'testajax'); In scripts.js I have: ...
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How to enable the content editor as a droppable target with jQuery-ui?

I'm trying to enable the WordPress content editor as a droppable using jQuery UI drag and drop. However, I can't get the drag to drop, or the drop event to fire. Is there something I'm missing? ...
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Automatic jQuery accordion from header tags

I want it to be fairly easy for the post author to setup an accordion, based on header tags. So for example this: <h3>Headline 1</h3> <p>Content.. lorem ipsum</p> ...
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Best approach for loading a sidebar Only if the screen max-width is >900px?

I have been playing around with media queries quite a bit lately and I love the concept. It is so easy to display images or change div floats depending upon what the users screen max-width is. I'm ...
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Toggle Sidebar Display

I'm developing a WordPress theme that allows users to toggle the visibility of the sidebars using Javascript in the same way that wikis allow users to show or hide a table of contents. When a user ...
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Is it worth updating WP admin to jQuery 1.5?

I read that jQuery 1.5 has just been released. Do you think that replacing version 1.4.2 with this new release is worth in terms of pure performance (on the admin side because my current theme does ...
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Why is my ajax call refreshing the page?

I'm attempting to upload an audio file via AJAX form. Here is my HTML in the profile-edit template. <form method="post" id="my_upload_form" action="" enctype="multipart/form-data"> <input ...
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Why isn't jQuery 2.1 loading in the header?

Because I want to use jQuery 2.1 instead of 1.11, I first have to de-register jQuery. Then register it with the new values. : add_action( 'wp_enqueue_scripts', 'add_scripts' ); function ...
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Add get_option to jquery

I have created a settings page that contains various radio button options for a custom plugin. A radio button I've created is to 'display dots' with the values yes or no. I can get use the value any ...
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What's the point of using Wordpress's built in admin-ajax.php?

I'm trying to understand why using admin-ajax.php is advantageous over doing something like this: add_action ('wp_loaded', 'my_ajax'); function my_ajax() { // Do Ajax, Check $_POST die(); } ...
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Loading jQuery and jQuery plugin script files correctly [duplicate]

I am using a ticker jQuery plugin and having trouble loading my script files correctly. If I add the scripts in directly into the theme's header.php file my scripts work correctly. Example: ...
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HTML5 Youtube wrapper works in jsfiddle but not in WP?

I've included few file src's and html into my webpage just as shown in jsfiddle. I put the stuff into php file, since wordpress texteditor tends to ruin code. The video doesn't work even in separate ...
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Need To Deregister Scripts Via Functions.Php

Well, I am a little disappointed how difficult Wordpress it makes to deregister scripts. First, I got a list of all handles, so I looked it up and the handle was jquery-migrate I then added this to ...
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Why is this Ajax not working?

I'm not sure if I am abusing WordPress and Ajax by doing it this way but WP and Ajax Codex a well as Plugin Development with Ajax do not seem to be very helpful. I have created the following Ajax ...
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How to add jQuery script to an individual page?

I have this code which I want to add into a specific page of mine. I don't want to create a file for it and then include etc (though do tell if that would be the only way). Also I don't want it to be ...
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Call the content of a page in AJAX in Wordpress

Out of Wordpress, I've made a simple index page wich call the content of 10 other pages thanks to AJAX. Now I need to put this into Wordpress and the AJAX calls don't work at all. I have created the ...
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Ajax comments not working

I followed a tutorial to 'ajaxify' wordpress comments where it does not reload the page: jQuery('document').ready(function ($) { $('#commentform').each(function () { var commentform = ...
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Add a Fancybox automatically to post type “post” images

Currently, on my homepage (which is a list of posts), if you click an image it opens in the same window as a full size image. I'd like to change it so that when a user clicks said image it opens into ...
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jquery document ready function not being called [closed]

For some reason I can't get the jquery document ready to fire for my plugin my javascript jquery(document).ready(function($) { alert("hello world"); $("#testdiv").text("hi"); }); the ...
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Unhook jQuery from WooCommerce via `functions.php`? [closed]

So I am using the http://woothemes.com/woocommerce/ plugin for eCommerce and it's registering jQuery local and conflicting with my default jQuery call from Google CDN. It took a long time but I ...
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Auto-detect javascript errors and warn theme user

This may sound simple, but it's not :) What I want, and most likely many theme developers do (themes that use javascript / jquery), is to warn the theme user that his site has javascript errors. In ...
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enqueue the scripts

I have a template that has been hardcoded in the header and it needs to be Enqueued. I don't know what to do and the template provider is giving me the run around. JQueries won't work because of it. I ...
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Tags in Wordpress 3.2

Why I can't add tags since Wordpress 3.2 ?! Ajax doesn't seem to work... I gonna be crazy. Any help please ?
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Colorbox ajax loading of outside HTML content works perfect on localhost but not on server

I am trying to render content generated by a php file in [jQuery Colorbox][1] through AJAX in my WordPress site. The PHP resides on the same server in the same domain. It works perfect when I run it ...
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Can I make simple global tooltips in Wordpress?

We wish to have ALL external links within a Wordpress site have a simple mouseover tooltip without having to place a title tag or rel or class tag within it. I've tried several methods using the ...
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AJAX Contact Form Issue

I created a contact form for my sidebar that is working perfectly in Chrome but not in IE or FF. I've been staring at it for hours and can't find out what I did wrong. I'm not getting any errors ...
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Including jQuery in Wordpress

I am using the code below to include jQuery in my Wordpress installation. I was previous calling the jQuery file using the standard HTML script but this was causing problems with a Wordpress plugin ...
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Disable Jquery UI post tabs

Hey all, I'm using Jquery UI tabs with the WordPress Post Tabs plugin and it works like a charm. However, I'd like to auto disable or hide tabs that do not have any data. I've worked with Jquery quite ...
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php ajax problem - weird 301 responses!

hey guys, I really really need your help. I have just no idea why that happens. I'm trying to load a wordpress page with the jquery $ajax method. However my browser is crashing all the time when I ...
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modifying a template and adding jQuery to it

There is a page template called "All Bookmarks" for displaying all links grouped by category. I want to modify it 2 ways: each category of links should be collapsible/expandable by clicking on the ...
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Wordpress Jquery Confliction with Plugin

Hey guys, thanks in advance for your help. I've done my research and I'm a bit stumped with this... I'm building a Wordpress website for a client and it is going to have an e-store. I'm using ...
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How to load default scripts included with WordPress correctly?

I want to know the correct way to load existing scripts in wp-includes/js/jquery/ Example I want to load jQuery UI Tabs What I have done for now function sample_exists_code() { echo '<script ...
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Widget “Save” resetting jQuery hidden fields

I have a widget plugin that I've created, that lists about 10 fieldsets. jQuery runs at the beginning and hides and fieldsets that have no values. There are also buttons that allow to "Add" and ...
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Fancy-box Esay wordpress plugin fails to work on Multilingual site

I have a multi lingual site. On the site I want to display youtube movies using fancybox (or any other equivalent solution) The plugin is installed and set. When checked on the He version - all works ...
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combining js scripts from a js newb [closed]

I've got a small .js file on my wp site where I have been adding in all of my small js scripts. It works perfectly, but I am stuck trying to figure out how to add in another script. So far jslint does ...
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Calling JavaScript file with Custom Plug In

So, the goal is to use jQuery Validation for a custom form. Maybe I'm going about this the hard way. But, here's what I'm doing: Uploaded the jQuery Validation file to my theme folder Created ...
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How to select the contents in the text view textrea in wp_editor?

I am trying to count words among other text stats entered into the default post editor (wp_editor). Its supposed the write word count out to <div id="word count"> in the meta box immediately ...
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Returning content via jQuery without footers on admin pages

I am writing a plugin (github link) that allows the user to upload files in the admin-pages of wordpress. I am running into an issue however: I created an upload form that essentially posts to ...
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Show post in slider

I am working on wordpress project .I want to show the post details in such away that the first four post thumbnail would show on the top and show the content of first post below, after clicking on ...
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How to use WordPress (PHP) functions in AngularJS partials files?

I am using AngularJS to load a list of my WordPress posts, however I can not get any of my PHP functions to work with my partials file. I've tried using something such as search.php instead of ...
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Creating multiple enclosing shortcodes and fixing JS issues on click

I have the following shortcode to create multiple 'more' sections in any page/post: function more_shortcode( $atts , $content = null ){ return '<div id="more-outer"><a href="#" ...
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scrolltop always 0, can't trigger script

While trying to add a jQuery trigger on scroll script to my child theme, I noticed it never triggered even though it was added. However after trying to figure out why the script wasn't working I used ...