The core of the WordPress query, the loop offers an easy way to access post information and display it on your website.

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Redirect loop in WP Admin with SSL

we're running a membership site on the latest Wordpress 4.5.3 hosted on Bluehost. We need to move the website to SSL so made some changes in .htaccess, wp-config.php and added Wordpress HTTPS plugin ...
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Thumbnail Image Rounded Corners w CSS (or any other good method)

I've been researching how to display thumbnails with rounded images, but every solution ends up running out of gas. One trick I tried was wrapping the thumbnail in a division with the same size and ...
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Wrap every 2 divs in row - for each loop [closed]

For some reason, having a bit of a nightmare wrapping every 2 divs in a row in this for each loop.... Could anyone shed any light on it at all? <?php $terms = ...
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Prevent the Loop from running on tags page

I wrote a custom post query for the tags page (tags.php), which queries all posts. I therefore do not need the Loop on that page, because it only queries those posts related to the tag. Is there any ...
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Unit testing to simulate the loop

How do you construct unit tests with PHPUnit and the WordPress test framework that simulate being in the loop? For instance, if I want to test a function that is only able to be called in the loop ...
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display post multiple times based on array of dates

I have a custom post type for a simple schedule list and using the meta box plugin i have two meta boxes assigned to custom post type. 1 for an image and 1 for an array of date times . In my ...
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pop-up lighbox with AJAX

I need to create ajax script where user choose a post type and after choose post type post show on a light-box or any thing but without loading. I can't get an idea. Please give me a idea to improve ...
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the_title() shows title of the first post instead of the page title?

I'm occasionally facing this problem and not sure what causes it, any ideas? <?php get_header(); ?> <div class="content" role="main"> <h1><?php the_title(); ?>&...
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How to wrap every 3 posts in a div (and close the last div too) [closed]

I have code that wraps every 3 posts in a div (so that the posts will line up horizontally even if different heights). It closes the div after 3 posts, but the problem is the div is left open if there ...
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Remove the Homepage Query

I have a homepage displaying the home.php template, containing 2 sidebars with widgets in them. The main query still pulls in the standard 10 posts, but since I'm not displaying these, I'd like to ...
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jquery Load All Wordpress Post and Pages Into Div Using AJAX

Ok So I am working on my first Wordpress them based off html5 template that I created myself. Right Now On the site I have a continous music player. It allows the users to listen to music while ...
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display all posts in current category

I am trying to display all the content/posts assigned to a certain category. I have a custom post type set up called 'Videos' and within this I have created categories called music, commercial, promo ...
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Filtering search results for nested loops

So I have a list of companies that have counties and cities. I need to be able to do something like /findmanagers/miami-dade/ and then build a query that fetches all the companies we have listed ...
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Custom Page Load by wp_query

Is there a way I can use wp_query to retrieve custom pages and posts, and display them on the front page of my WordPress site? I'd like to do that for every custom page I have, to end up with a one-...
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How is WordPress changing the content markup?

In my post there is Visual and Text tabs. I've formatted some content and in the text tab it looks like this: <strong>The Mission Statement –</strong> The following is a mission ...
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Dividing the loop to style post differently

I'm using a plugin that displays post and shows them in a certain area on my site, such as the sidebar or anywhere i put the <?php;?> code, but only if the author that is writing the post clicks ...
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Cannot retieve the_content() and the_author() - both returning empty strings

I am creating the following code to display open graph meta data in the header of my single.php page add_action('wp_head', 'mycode_add_og_meta_tags', 5); function mycode_add_og_meta_tags () { ?> ...
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Query only displays one page_id

I have a short query that is supposed to load IDs from pages that the user picks in the backend. Currently it does display an array with IDs on the frontpage, but it stops displaying posts after the ...
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Using custom query on a custom page for a custom post type

I have setup a custom page (page-mypage.php) and I want to list all posts of a custom post type when I use the loop in my custom page. I'm using pre_get_posts hook to modify the query. Problem: In ...
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Unable to display paging navigation with a custom post type loop

I have used a starter pack for my WordPress theme development, but I can't display the navigation on a custom post type loop. The framework starter is : http://underscores.me/ There is my PHP Code ...
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Group posts that matches a term in a loop

I'm working on a website that shows a lot of products, and this is my structure: Product (custom post type) -->Brand (custom taxonomy) ------>Brand A (custom term) ------>Brand B (custom term) -->...
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Get posts that matches specific terms of multiple custom taxonomies

I'm working on a page that show a lot of products. My structure is Product (custom post type) -->Brand (custom taxonomy) ------>Brand A (custom term) ------>Brand B (custom term) -->Department (...
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Displaying custom posts only if custom meta box's date is not expired

I have a problem with displaying custom posts - I want each post to show only if a date set in a custom field has not passed. I can't figure out the where I should put the if statement in the code. ...
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Listing Specific Categories from Current Post with Depth

I've been on this for sometime and been having a ton of issues to find a proper way to do what I'm trying to achieve. An Example would be as follows: I have a featured Image with a rollover and I ...
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Get Sticky User in user loop based on user role

I have this shortcode to display a loop of user avatars with order by registration date. function Profiles() { $args = array( 'orderby' => 'registered', 'order' => 'DESC', '...
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How to keep a CPT stick to specific position?

I have created a CPT (esp-publicitarios) using Metabox plugin with the following code: add_filter('rwmb_meta_boxes', 'elclarin_register_meta_boxes'); function elclarin_register_meta_boxes($...
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A snippet after every image

folks. I need to put a piece of code after every post image (post attached image). it's something like this: <img class="alignnone size-full wp-image-3079" src="imgurl.jpg" alt="02" width="2592" ...
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Showing random content / pictures from earlier posts in a sticky post?

I have a sticky post on my wordpress blog, in the beginning. I would like to place some random content in it, by simply replacing some HTML in the post content. The random content would come from ...
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How to order category.php loop by 'meta_value'?

So I have a basic loop on category.php that displays all posts from the specific category, like this: <?php if (have_posts()) : while(have_posts()): the_post(); ?> <a href="<?php ...
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modifying variables passed to the Wordpress LOOP, with IF/THEN?

good evening, i'm trying to make my coding as modular as possible. my site uses three different LOOPs, each to accomplish a different task with my posts/pages, and i've got each loop on its own file, ...
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include(locate_template) messing up the loop

So, I've developed a one page theme that pulls in child pages of the parent in order create the layout. I also have it set up to pull each sub pages page template and display the content accordingly, ...
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Why does the_content not work like others for a set post id?

Here's something odd, I want to print out a certain post on any page request, if you have a constant $idnumber of your favorite page/message, then add: $GLOBALS['post'] = get_post( $idnumber ); ...
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Finding Page Template and Displaying Content

So, I'm building a theme for a client with one page layout functionality. Currently, I'm allowing the user to create a parent page, and the modules within that page are separate pages that will be set ...
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How can I use get_permalink() outside the loop?

I've been struggling with this question for a while and although there's some information regarding this subject I'm not sure how to implement it. My question regards sharing the current page. I am ...
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How to hook into <head></head> container

I want to add my own <meta /> tag inside the <head></head> container on every page or post within the loop(). Is that possible? What hook(s) should I use for that?
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Show one item per category of a custom post type

I'm having a custom type called portfolio with different categories. I want to display all my categories except one. I only want to show one item per category on my page. I'm been busting my butt on ...
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get latest 5 posts and a specific post and sort in a specific order

I'm looking for some advice on how to make a gallery of images. it is a particular bit a gallery, because I would show the last 5 post and a fixed post, for a total of 6 posts, in a specific order. ie ...
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Get custom post type's fields in a while loop as variables

I'm working on a page that shows the name of a lot of products (custom post type), and when the user clicks on the name he can see some product information. It's something like this: Main page with ...
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What is best way passing variables to theme templates and using them different places like widgets?

I have a template file at /parts/template.php which contains a post listing code like, echo get_the_title(); //same lines with my_render_function and i am using it at archive.php with this lines. ...
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How to provide meta_key array to wp_query?

I'm trying to build a wp_query, so far I've managed to get desired result using following query. $args = array( 'meta_query' => array( 'relation' => 'OR', array( //check if ...
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Exclude duplicated $sticky post from combined loop content

Since Wordpress sticky posts feature allow the post checked as sticky in post publish panel to be placed at the top of the front page of posts. I was also intended to style the sticky post differently ...
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Querying posts from only one category and exluding the latest post

I want to run the loop so that it retrieves posts from only one particular category AND outputs only 4 posts AND excludes the latest one. To query only one category, I found this: <?php ...
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Retrieving category pages from subcategory returns empty sets

I've a category overview page. It shows its subcategories. These subcategories have subsubcategories which are pages too. I'd like to retrieve those (title, permalink and excerpt) but so far my ...
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Are there any scenarios where the query_posts may be used?

I feel there is a red button saying "Do not press" below query_posts(). For some time I am trying to demystify this phenomena with very low success to be honest. For example, probable the main ...
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How can i use the same template file with a widget and category loop?

i wrote a widget and i want to use category template which is located in "themename"/template-parts/content.php". <?php // Category.php while ( have_posts() ) : the_post(); get_template_part( '...
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Get excerpt using get_the_excerpt outside a loop

I have a code that call get_the_title() and it works, but get_the_excerpt() return empty. How can i make it work? This code is inside a plugin called "WP Facebook Open Graph protocol". Here's the ...
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Is `query_posts` really slower than secondary query?

I know the main query is fast, since it gets data after parsing the URL and after WP_Query has been instantiated. We are in OO PHP. But is query_posts really slower than some secondary query that ...
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Exclude Featured Image Attachments from Wordpress Search Results

I'd like my search.php page to show all attachments except featured images (because they appear as duplicates of the posts that use them). I have seen some examples that do this for a query, but can'...
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Display Posts in Admin Page

I create a admin page. Now I need to display posts in that page. Should I use WP_Query or get_posts()? (Pagination should be there) Note : I have read When should you use WP_Query vs query_posts() ...
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add date of most recent custom post type

I have a custom post type called products, it is categorized by a custom taxonomy called product_category. I'm trying to have a "last updated on" note on the taxonomy archive pages. I was hoping ...