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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AJAX in wordpress theme loop

I'm trying to make a AJAX request on my theme. I already know wordpress handle AJAX very well, but not directly on theme file. It uses admin-ajax.php for this. I working on this for a long time and ...
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Insert/sticky multiple posts in multiple positions

I'm attempting to do this but with multiple posts and specific positions. The post positions are hard coded right now, but will be pulled in from post meta. This code is only being ran on the homepage ...
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Sort results by groups of numbers and letters

I have this code: <?php $letter=' '; query_posts( array ( 'orderby' => 'title', 'order' => 'ASC' ) ); if ( have_posts() ) : while ( have_posts() ) : the_post(); ?> <ul> ...
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Show multiple categories in query using redux framework variable

Stuck on trying call an option variable using the Redux Framework - that is utilizing multi-category select - inside the query. Here's what I have as my query: $the_query = new WP_Query(array( ...
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How To Get Posts With A Specific Word

How to retrieve posts with a specific word in the loop. For example, I want to retrieve all posts with the title of the profile post (custom post type): ...
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posts_per_page - Repeats only first posts 'post__in' array

This question correlates with a previous question I was able to solve here: http://wordpress.stackexchange.com/a/137929/28389 I am using an array for 'post__in', and I am able to run this no problem. ...
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How to loop custom post type posts by author?

Maybe I'm not doing things the proper way, but it seems to be working very well. Also, this question title is so confusing. I don't know how to ask the question. Perhaps someone can help edit? Thanks. ...
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Remember the meta value with radio buttons

I've created a simple meta box consisting of two radio buttons: yes or no. When they click on the appropriate box, it saves the meta value to the database. However, the post page does not remember it ...
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post__in - Placing content from a foreach loop inside of an array

I know this code is incorrect, but it's a basis of what I am trying to achieve. I am parsing an xml feed via PHP and running a foreach loop to get a value from a specific key. Here is the snippet I ...
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List all wordpress categories on page loop

I'm trying to build a wordpress theme for a magazine site I plan on launching and I'm kind of stuck on a certain issue. I'm listing my posts in a 3 column layout and I'd like to create a page where I ...
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Check for new posts in the loop every x mins/seconds

I'm trying to think of a way to check for new posts in the current loop (e.g. author, or tag) using ajax to give a live blog feel without reloading the whole page. Is it possible to 'fire' the loop ...
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Retrieve WordPress' the_content() with jQuery

I'm trying to load some additional images when the user clicks a button. At the moment, I have the following function: $('a').click(function(){ $( ".gallery-pop-up-container" ) .load( ...
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Echo all category names, apart from one

I've got this simple code, that creates breadcrumbs: function the_breadcrumb() { if (!is_home()) { echo '<a href="'; echo get_option('home'); echo '">'; echo ...
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Thumbnail of the latest posts page

I have a page "Blog" and it's set to display latest posts. This page itself has a thumbnail, and I want it to be displayed in header. Every other page/post has same layout and thumbnail shows in ...
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Humanmade | Custom meta box class: How to display a repeatable meta box group?

I'm using the Humanmade | Custom meta box class to add meta boxes to my themes admin pages. I have integrated the class and have been enjoying the use of adding meta box's to my current projects ...
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Get 10 posts from a WP_Query. If less than 10, get the remainder from elsewhere

I'm trying to create a related posts WP_Query. So far, I've to created a custom WP_Query that queries all posts that match an array of tags. However, I'm trying to create a simple if statement: if ...
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Listing subpages title and content and styling the first iteration differently

So for now, every iteration looks the same and it's been a while since I dealt with php so could you help me? <?php $pages = ...
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Change post order by meta key, per post basis

I have a loop definition like this in functions.php: function artist_list($query) { if ( is_admin() || ! $query->is_main_query() ) { return; } // Target the artists page if ...
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The loop starting at a certain ID

Is it possible to start the loop from a certain post ID? I would like to get all the post starting at a certain ID, decendingly. To explain, I have to make sum assumptions first. Assume that my ...
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Display posts from category in page

I am trying to use a shortcode to display a loop of posts from a category. I have the shortcode working but it is only displaying the actually category names within the custom post type and not the ...
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Exclude subcategory from wp_query

I've got a simple loop, that goes through the category street-style: $street_style_tags = array( 'category_name' => 'street-style', 'posts_per_page' => 25, 'post_type' => 'post', ...
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Latest Post Styled Different Than other Posts

I'm just completely mixed-up with this. I need the 1st post of the loop looks differently, as a kind of magazine style, you know: bigger thumbnail and bigger title. I tried already nth-of-type in ...
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How to output data from meta box with cloned fields?

Just to let you know, i am at a beginner level with PHP, so please bear with me : ) Also, I looked at this post and I did not find it helpful in my case, so I am making a stab at it here. (Meta Box ...
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Display content from custom post type if match to main post category

I solved the problem of displaying from a custom post type in a post with this solution, however, I want to filter even more and only display the posts from custom post type that match the main post's ...
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Saving return value from the_author_posts_link()

As you know, in the loop, the_title() function displays (echos) the post title to the screen, and get_the_title() returns it (so it can be saved in a variable). The same is true for the pair ...
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Building a plugin: use offset values, save to database, call values on frontpage in loop

I first posted this on StackOverflow, but now I realise that this is probably more suited for this site. Updated 26 Feb. 2014 I already that this question will be quite elaborate, so for everyone ...
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Order by multiple meta keys on wordpress

After multiple research I didn't find the correct answer to my question. I just need to order my custom post type by date and then by time (format: 18:00). Here's what I tried: ...
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Loop through all posts, show attachment if there

I've created two simple foreach loops: one for all posts, one for all attachments. I want it show every post title, and if there is an attachment, show that attachment. I have, thus far: ...
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Running the Loop outside of WordPress

I have a static website and WordPress installed at mywebsite.com/blog. I have a page on my external static website which displays a list of all posts [per the codex][1] using the following code ...
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Get the ID of the current post's child category

A client of mine wants to create a simple "related posts" loop that shows 6 of the most recent posts that match the current post's category. The issue is that every one of their posts have the same ...
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Getting posts from multiple users?

Using a third party plugin that allows users to follow each other, we can retrieve the users being followed like so (commented):- <?php if (have_posts()) : ?> <?php global ...
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Does query_posts have an effect on get_the_category?

I am having trouble debugging a situation, and I think some better background information on how these systems work would be very helpful. I know that the use of the function query_posts is strongly ...
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How to exclude categories from recent posts, recent comments & category widgets?

I use the bellow function (thanks to @helgatheviking!) to exclude categories from the wordpress loop. It works very well - posts of selected categories are excluded from the loop on the main blog ...
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Two loops in one function

I am trying to get this function to work with jquery tabs, and I've gotten some of it to work. Right now the function correctly puts out the <ul> <li>item1</li> ...
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Style first 3 posts differently with WP_Query [duplicate]

I've got the following code, which gets the first 3 posts. However, I am hoping to style each differently with if statements. But when I add if statements (to determine whether it is the first or ...
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Page template not displaying

I dont get why this isnt working. I have a custom page template: page-politics.php (http://pastebin.com/J35dXptv). It should look similar to this page: But its displaying this: Ive double, triple ...
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JQuery is only applying to first post in loop

I have a JQuery script that creates 'arrows' that allow for my textbox to be scrollable, the problem is JQuery is only apply it to the first post (you can see none of the other posts have the arrows). ...
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filter a loop base on specific category

i am going to filter my loop base on the category the problem is that when i am using the following code it display all my post. // Query args $custom_cat_args = array( 'posts_per_page' => 15, ...
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Pulling current post/page data into header.php

I want to pull some post/page specific data (author name, post ID, publish time, etc) into header.php to be used in meta tags. I am having trouble figuring out the most efficient way to do this. It is ...
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First post of each category

I'm trying to create a simple loop, that gets the latest post of 3 selected categories. I've searched for something similar to learn from, but most are overly complex. At the moment, I have: ...
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problem with using serveral loop in wordpress theme

i am using several loops like this <?php $posts = get_posts('numberposts=1&order=DESC&orderby=post_date&category='.get_cat_ID( 'سیاست' )); foreach ($posts as $post) : ...
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Second loop pagination changes URL, not content

I'm reasonably new to WordPress and I believe I am missing something conceptual here. I have assigned a static post to be my front page. My front-page.php template begins with a standard loop: ...
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how to use custom loop in the_content filter

Trying to use the the below code for my CPT 'state' like add_filter('the_content', 'my_custom_loop'); but the trial and error is not getting me anywhere. I can't use a single-{post_type}.php since i ...
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Dynamic Stylesheet loads but doesn't finish

I am creating a website for an architect with large images being a main feature of the site. Given the potential size of the images I wanted to have a way to create responsive image sizing (and of ...
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How can I modify the loop from a plugin without wiping out other filters?

I am trying to modify the_loop output from a plugin. I've looked into pre_get_posts, which definitely works, but I need to filter the loop by a custom taxonomy. I can do this with ...
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List post in wp-admin and sort them

this is my first public plugin called Sort posts in taxonomies. With the plugin I intend to list regular posts and custom post_types in the Category(Taxonomy) edit page in wp-admin. Further give the ...
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Sort Post by Author Meta Field?

Im trying to make a High Scores table. The scores are stored in the user profile as an author_meta. Im not having any problems getting the scores from the post, what I cant do is put them into an ...
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How can I pull information from my loop and divide them seperately?

I've created a Custom Post Type that I'm trying to implement into a CSS slider. To do this I've created a custom template and added counters to get unique ID's for every new post that get's pulled. ...
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How to include custom post type posts on a page?

I need help adding a Portfolio page to one of my main Pages. I don't know what information is needed, so I'll just throw in some of the important stuff. Basically I have my main menu, (Welcome, ...
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Best way to assign post position in a news site homepage? (no categories, no sticky posts)

I'm currently redesigning a local news website. The old design used a whole lot of categories to handle the position of the content in the static homepage as in "top news", "middle box", "left box" ...