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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Cannot access elements of json object

This is more of a json question but since it is within wordpress and is being processed by admin-ajax.php I thought it suits this forum best. I have created a standard ajax form procedure as shown ...
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importing third party json feed as custom post type [closed]

I have a third party json feed http://feeds.artlogic.net/artworks/artlogiconline/json/ that i need to use to import data in wordpress as a custom post type called "artwork". Are there are handy ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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JSON not valid after json_encode posts

I'm having problems saving JSON in a custom table in my database. I pull some posts (+ connected posts) from the database and add them to an array. This is a part of my array: array(2) { ...
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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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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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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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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 ...
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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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1answer
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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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1answer
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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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Get WP Navigation Menu from REST API V2

I'm trying to get the navigation menu from JSON response using WP REST API v2 plugin. There is no navigation menu plugin extension for the REST API v2, but only for V1. From codex WordPress Post ...
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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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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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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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Creating a Multi-Level Associative Object Using AJAX

I'd like to create a Multi-Level Associative Object on $.post method using WordPress, in order to make my code cleaner. The problem is, I don't know how to get those values to manipulate on the ...
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1answer
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JSON API plugin, Get posts by category return no post

Im trying to get the posts by category. using this URL: /api/core/get_category_posts/?slug=cat2 But responding this: ...
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AngularJS with route and JSON API

I tried to use AngularJS with the plugin JSON API. I have no error but the route doesn't work, and the page doesn't print the partials/... ? I changed the permalinks to %postName%. I use MAMP and my ...
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Hook before posting via JSON REST API

I have been testing out the JSON REST API the past few days with some pretty good results however I have run into a bit of a barrier when making a post. I need to hook into the post call before the ...
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1answer
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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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Querying A Post That Includes Two Taxonomies Using JSON Rest API

I'm using the JSON Rest API plugin (https://wordpress.org/plugins/json-rest-api/). I have two custom taxonomies with one term each: Inner Part Categories Eye Symptoms Categories (Man) Broken Bone ...
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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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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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WP REST API route request explain

Maybe can someone explain or show additional info about "WP REST API route request" from beginning to the end. Main questions, how handle this request in most earlier stage. For example for ajax ...
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How to loop through JSON data in wordpress WP REST API

I am using the WP REST API plugin in wordpress and want to loop through my json data using a for each loop, however when I var_dump the variable that the json data is stored in it gives me an error. ...
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creating shortcode to pull json array

Frankly - this may be a duplicate of another question I have out there. Sorry if it is. I'm learning this site and PHP/Wordpress development. I have partnerships with local sites that use JSON and ...
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Create and Update a Json file

I have been tried merge two piece of code, but I'm not a developer. It's a little hard for me =( I need build an auto update .json file with some custom fields for a personal project. I have this ...
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Custom url in wordpress

I want to make custom url and handle it from my plugin Ex:- domain.com/myplugin=endpoint&id=num&.. i want to return just json data not template Thanks