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How to cache json with wp-super cache

In a new project we are using wp-super-cache (the client's preferred plugin) to create the static html files for custom content types. But we are trying to figure out if everything is being cached ...
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Why does WordPress use serialize rather than json_encode for the options table?

I have a basic understanding of serialize (I come across it often when I'm migrating WordPress installs) and I just discovered json_encode. Given that serialize causes so much trouble with replacing ...
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WordPress JSON output

Update: I've changed the code as following $cats = get_categories(); $output = array('categories' => array()); function collect_posts(){ $args = array( 'numberposts=' => 9999, 'category' ...
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Building a custom REST API

I have a WordPress.org site which takes user input, searches a custom database and displays the results of the query. I have this working using the wpdb class. Now I'm trying to get this working for ...
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WordPress function that makes HTML safe to be sent via AJAX request

What is correct way to send HTML back to an AJAX request in WordPress? I currently have this: add_action( 'wp_ajax_nopriv_get-location-info', 'sc_locations_get_location_info' ); add_action( ...
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How do you get posts by meta_query using the JSON API plugin?

I would like to get post with an API method using a kind of meta query. I have 2 custom fields "place" and "dayoweek" and I want to retrieve via API call all the post that have some values for this 2 ...
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I want to create a custom slug in WordPress and output JSON. How do I do this?

I have an array: $cats = array('Hobbes', 'Simba', 'Grumpy Cat'); I would like to create a custom endpoint called "http://example.com/cats". Whenever you visit this URL, have it output the array as ...
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using wp_remote_get instead of file_get_contents [duplicate]

have run my theme through the Theme checker plugin and it seems upset about use of 'file_get_contents' to get a json url. I've found posts saying i should use wp_remote_get. I'm currently decoding the ...
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Allowing admin-ajax.php to receive “application/json” instead of “x-www-form-urlencoded”

I'm using AngularJS's $http function to send my payload to WordPress's admin-ajax.php subsystem, but it seems the latter only accepts x-www-form-urlencoded data, instead of the application/json ...
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WP JSON REST API (Ryan McCue) how to query posts with specific meta data with 'AND' relation?

I use Wp_query class to query my posts. 15 posts are in a template fetched on page load and their filtering works fine. Infinity scroll fetches for other posts using JSON restful services. The filter ...
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Trying to get custom post meta through Jetpack JSON API [closed]

I'm using the Jetpack for Wordpress to produce a JSON API for my Events custom post type, which works fine: https://public-api.wordpress.com/rest/v1/sites/MYSITE/posts/?type=events&number=100 ...
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Show popular post in another php website via WP REST JSON API

I need to show popular & recent posts in another php web site under the same domain. example: domain.com -> main website (php, mysql) domain.com/blog -> wordpress blog Need to show popular, ...
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Wordpress REST endpoint with JSON for Mobile App integration

Is there some REST API that Wordpress supports, out of the box or through any plugin that exposes the same information exposed through the normal pages? (I.e. latest posts, filtering by categories ...
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JSON: schedule creation of json file

After some research I've managed to create a json file which I use as input for Twitter's typeahead (prefetch). On my website I have several hundreds of events and several thousands of artists (both ...
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API JSON Data in WordPress

On the Google developer API page, it talks briefly on retrieving a dynamic list of fonts using JSON/JavaScript. I was wondering how would I be able to pull the web fonts API into my Wordpress theme ...
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fetch_feed: retrieve entries in the appearing order, not chronologically

I'm using WP function fetch_feed to retrieve a feed and display its items. <?php /* include the required file */ include_once(ABSPATH . WPINC . '/feed.php'); /* specify the source ...
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Why use wp_send_json() over echo json_encode()?

When sending a JSON response back to an AJAX request, why use the WordPress function wp_send_json() and not echo json_encode()? What is the benefit of using the WordPress function wp_send_json() over ...
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AJAX returns response 0

I'm trying to get user profile values using an AJAX call, but the response is always 0. Here's my PHP: wp_enqueue_script( // Add JS to <head> 'cc-author-change-post-author', ...
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How to get all events from 'All in one Events calender' plugin in JSON format?

I am using All in one Events Calendar plugin to add the events. It works fine in CMS. I would like to display the events data in mobile version. for this i used JSON-API for obtaining web-services in ...
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How to get featured post title & image using JSON API?

Is there any possibility to get featured post title and image using the JSON API. I tried using this: example.com/?json=the_post_thumbnails&count=3 But instead of recent posts, I get featured ...
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Can't connect to my Wordpress website using Windows 8 app?

Im trying to connect to my Wordpress site (self hosted) through the Windows 8 app. First, after giving the Wordpress.com account details, it show my site and ask me to Authorize. after authorizing, it ...
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WordPress is stripping escape backslashes from JSON strings in post_meta

I thought I was making my life easy and being future-conscious by saving some content as bits of JSON in custom post_meta fields. Unfortunately, WordPress doesn't agree and is making my life ...
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Why does running get_the_excerpt() when generating JSON file take 28 seconds vs. 599 milliseconds without it?

I am using the following code to generate a JSON feed. I need to extract the excerpt from posts, but when I run get_the_excerpt() it takes 28 seconds (yes SECONDS!) to run on my local server versus ...
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Can't get a JSON object in response to an ajax request with wp_ajax

I have a problem with WordPress and ajax. This is my javascript part (I trimmed it a bit): var posts = $.ajax({ type: 'POST', url: ajaxurl, async: false, dataType: 'json', data: ...
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Creating post content from external web scraper via JSON or RPC

I'm looking for a way to post content from a web scraper external to our Wordpress site to post content its scraped into our site. Right now, I have the scraped content formatted into JSON. Could I ...
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Placing assets for external use

I'm developing a plugin, that is meant to work on external requests to a wordpress site. The plugin will generate a .json file, and will come with 2 default .css style and 1 .css file that will ...
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How to handle shortcodes when using the JSON API

I'm wrangling a little logic problem: I'm making a single page WP theme which uses the JSON API for the content and Mustache style templates for the presentation... However, shortcodes? What would be ...
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Implementing Isomorphic JavaScript (React JS) in Wordpress?

I'm about to start with a new project and would like to incorporate React as I want to learn more about it and this specific project would be perfect to get started as it's not that time sensitive and ...
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Displaying Content with WP Rest API

I have been spending some time working with the new Rest API. I understand what it is doing but I don't understand how the JSON is used to actually display the content on a page. I have been fooling ...
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1answer
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Vagrantpress + composer

I was looking at the roots.io blog, where I learned about Vagrant and Composer which in combination seem to give you a more intelligent development environment and dependency management system. I ...
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1answer
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How to encode post content as JSON?

I`m trying to construct a json object but are having difficulties with the_content since it returns newlines, which causes the script to fail. The error messages received is: Uncaught SyntaxError: ...
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JSON - Permission Error?

I have two dropdowns to filter posts on a website. The second dropdown populates based on the selection of the first, ie: [CATEGORY] + [SUB-CATEGORY] = SEARCH The problem is that occasionally the ...
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esc_attr() corrupts json values

Is this a esc_attr() and esc_js() bug or I am doing something wrong? function _action_escape_test() { $json = json_encode(array('test' => '<>\'"[]&quot;')); foreach ( ...
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1answer
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Pass data from wordpress to javascript in JSON

Currently using this simplified code to pass data from WP to JS. function add_map_data() { $objName = "MapData"; $array = array( "MapViewLatitude" => "51.505", ...
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Wordpress wp-json API - Custom Post Type returns 403

I've been trying for a full day to get a really basic install of the WP-API to answer to a custom post type (in this case called 'transactions'). The post type is set up and fully public, and it's ...
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Upload a json file in php

I'm trying to upload a json file through PHP. This is the code that i have yet. if( isset( $_POST['upload'] )) { $target = "/"; $target = $target . basename( $_FILES['upload']['name']) ; ...
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Submit comment via JSON from Android device

I have a Wordpress blog together with a little Android App, developed by myself. Now I want to expand my app a little. My goal is to implement a kind of live ticker. The function is as follows: On my ...
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1answer
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Wordpress JSON API remove posts from a specific category

I have installed Wordpress JSON APi plugin, the idea what I want to do is to retrieve all posts from a websites except a specific category for example with ID: 434. I need all posts except from this ...
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Hook Into the_content Filter For JSON API Only

I'm trying to figure out a way to remove the shortcodes from my JSON output which I'm using the Wordpress JSON API for. I need to remove the shortcodes from the content before do_shortcode is applied ...
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Create post using JSON api plugin

I am working on a project where the user writes their content on one wordpress blog (as a draft) but wants it published on their own wordpress blogging site. This seems strange but it is the core ...
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Help with JSON decode and foreach [closed]

I have this XML: http://eutils.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez/eutils/esearch.fcgi?db=pubmed&term=science[journal]+AND+breast+cancer+AND+2008[pdat]. And I would like to get some information with JSON and ...
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Retrieving JSON data in ajax request from media uploader

I'm having some problems getting my JSON data that's being passed via an ajax request. I'm trying to implement the media uploader into a plugins settings page. I've got it functioning properly using ...
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Why is json_decode failing?

I'm trying to determine if this is related to my having the latest version of PHP on my server while using the latest version of Wordpress. Or if I'm just doing it wrong: Here's my function that is ...
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1answer
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Intergrating agile carousel to wordpress: how to write the ajax_callback function

json is totally new to me how to write an ajax_callback function for agile carousel to work in wordpress? Below is the jason data format that I need to write as php arrays for it could be parsed by ...
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How to parse date format using JSON API plugin 1.0.7? [closed]

I'm using the JSON API plugin to display my blog posts on my mobile website. I've got everything working as I'd like, however the the date displays in this format: 2012-03-21 20:03:30 However, ...
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wordpress JSONAPI introspector always limits number at 10?

I'm a little new to Wordpress and the JSON API so forgive me if this is a newbie question but i'm trying to get all of the posts of a few different custom post types and return them as JSON via my own ...
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json_decode does not work on Wordpress

I'm trying to convert a json string back into an array in wordpress. Here is the json string that I'm getting back from the database: [ { "item_title": "Kindle Fire HD 7\", Dolby Audio, ...
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Custom JSON feed rewrite

I'm trying to implement a feed of information from an Event custom post type in JSON format, to be used in a FullCalendar implementation, pretty much as described here. The one thing I wanted to ...
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Return scheduled posts with WP REST API

I'm using WP REST API plugin for a custom web application and I need to get access to the scheduled posts of the target wordpress website. However I can't find any parameter or filter to achieve this ...
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Import JSON feed to Wordpress

We have received a URL which is a JSON file apparently: http://www.domain.com/tools/export-json/?destination=hawaii I am completely clueless when it comes to JSON and Wordpress. Anybody know where ...