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 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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How to alter the text of the post “Excerpt” box label in WordPress post editor?

My theme gives the site owner the option of using each post's "Excerpt" field to fill in the "meta description" tag for each page. It would be helpful if I can filter the text label and description ...
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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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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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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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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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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 ...
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Is there a restriction in WP on the use of jQuery load function?

I'm just trying to load a simple txt file for testing purposes. jQuery(document).ready(function(){ jQuery("#buttonAjax").click(function(){ jQuery("#demo").load("demo.txt"); ...
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window.send_to_editor and jQuery .attr() conflicts with multiple custom upload image meta boxes

I have added two custom meta boxes to a custom post type. One is to upload an image to be stored in a custom field value for a "headshot" and the other is to upload an image to be stored in a custom ...
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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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tinymce is not defined when not using wp_editor

I am using jQuery tinyMCE to populate dynamically generated text areas with tiny MCE editors. When I use the WordPress wp_editor function before I call the jQuery version, I have no issues. If I do ...
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Loading posts via AJAX in a hidden div with updated URL?

I'm using the code below to asynchronously load posts on the same index page via AJAX. I would like to be able to update the URL as well but am unsure how I can go about adding that to what I ...
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How do i use this jquery script on a wordpress site?

I've been struggling with trying to set a jquery list file on a wordpress site. This is the script and html in a codepen: http://codepen.io/javve/pen/bBfgD My question is. The examples has html with ...
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Using shipped version of jquery

Thare are no errors in the JS console. My goal is to use the shipped version of jQuery that Wordpress uses to work with bxslider. According the link shown here, the current version of jquery shipped ...
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Heartbeat API: How to access data already enqueued?

I'm having problems when trying to access data that I've queued using the Heartbeat API. I'm queuing data using wp.heartbeat.enqueue(). For example: var data = { my_key: 'value' }; ...
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Hide menu item in certain condition

I'm using the plugin qTranslate and I have to hide one menu item when the language isn't Italian. Searching online I created this solutionand applied the solution in this post I created the file ...
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Enqueue Google CDN jQuery in Footer

I'm trying to enqueue jQuery from Google's CDN and have it called in the footer rather than the header of my theme. Here's my code: wp_deregister_script('jquery'); wp_enqueue_script('jquery', "http" ...
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JQuery not working in my plugin [closed]

This is my first time using JQuery in a WordPress plugin, and I'm having some trouble. Here is my "main" plugin document: <?php /* Plugin Name: Dump-It Scheduler Plugin URI: ...
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Localize variable for multiple Shortcodes

I have this code for flexslider Shortcode add_shortcode('flexslider', function($atts){ global $post; $ids = explode(',', $atts[ids]); $uniqid = uniqid(); wp_enqueue_script( 'shortcode_flexslider'); ...
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How to show a dynamic_sidebar if main content content's height is > a set amount?

I'm looking to add a second dynamic_sidebar to a theme's sidebar.php that will only be displayed if the height of my main content area is greater than a certain amount. If I had some magic hybrid of ...
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How to undo deregister script and use local versions?

The WordPress theme I am using deregisters the jQuery and jQuery UI libraries and registers google-hosted versions instead of the libraries from wp-includes. Here is the code in `functions. UPDATE: ...
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How to add a “ waiting” icon for an ajax in WP frontend?

This is my search js code for processing search : jQuery(document).ready(function($){ $('#searchsubmit').click(function(e){ e.preventDefault(); var searchval = $('#s').val(); ...