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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Styling every second Post differently? [duplicate]

I wanted to style every second post inside of a query post and I found a solution which nearly works. the thing is: it outputs just two posts (older ones will be igrnored) but i want to output ALL ...
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Is including the loop necessary for page.php?

QUESTION: Is it necessary to include the wordpress loop in page.php? If it is not necessary, why do many themes (including the wordpress 2013 default theme) include it? I noticed this discussion on ...
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modify default HAVE_POSTS() Loop without inserting new variable (i.e. $loop->HAVE_POSTS)

i want to modify while ( have_posts() ) : the_post(); the default way is: $loop = new WP_Query($args); while ( $loop->have_posts() ) : $loop->the_post(); but i dont want to insert a new ...
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Conditional two level dropdown filter for custom post type

I have set up a custom post type and taxonomy. The post type is called Local Services and the hierarchical taxonomy is called Regions. The Regions have child categories called Areas. I have set up a ...
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WP Infinite loop

It is not working. add_action( 'save_post', 'jdev_save_custom_meta_box', 13, 2 ); function jdev_save_custom_meta_box(){ global $post; // Get our form field if( $_POST ) : if ( ...
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How can I loop into two different DIVS without repeating the DIVs

I am having a little trouble trying to figure out how I can accomplish this: I have a container with two colums in it, a right and a left column. Each column will have 3 posts with a short excerpt ...
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WordPress nested loop not working

Why is this code not retrieving the posts of custom post type "graphic-design"? <?php $args = array( 'pagename' => 'graphic-design' ); $query = new WP_Query($args); while ( ...
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get_posts and wp_autop (remove filter)

I just transformed my query_posts function in a get_posts function. Here is my old function: <?php // The Query query_posts( 'cat=170&showposts=4' ); remove_filter('the_excerpt', 'wpautop'); ...
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Trouble preventing duplicate posts between 2 loops on homepage

I know this topic has been covered multiple times before, but I've tried every tutorial I've found online and haven't been able to figure it out. I'm using the free NewsMojo theme ...
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Display latest posts using WP Loop with different size divs

I am trying to replicate the same style as seen in this picture displaying the latest posts. I am aware as to how to recreate it using a WP Loop and having the content sizes all the same. What I want ...
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Can't see custom field after the Loop [closed]

I have created a loop to show some products on my wordpress site and they seem to be working fine they reel out the products however if I place one of custom fields after the loop it doesn't show. I ...
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Get gallery and product gallery images full size

I'm trying to get all gallery images in a while loop of posts (for example a blog page). With the code I'm using right now, I only get the small thumbnail images (150px : 150px). Also I want to get ...
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Order by custom field attribute

I'm try to get the output of this post type to order by the staff name alphabetically and I can't seem to figure out if needs to be within the beginning array() or if I been do something within the ...
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Best hook for a function which adds shortcodes to the system?

I have a plugin released, and one of my customers was reporting a problem where the plugin was outputting ads in the header area of their website. I have a function defined which contains my ...
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Second level subcategory

I'm trying to get anoter level subcategory to show in my select option. I've managed to get one... how can i get the other? <?php $taxonomies = array(CUSTOM_CAT_TYPE); $args = ...
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Several loop in search result

I would like use two loops in the results after a search. First of all, I begin the loop if there is result <?php if (have_posts()) : ?> <?php while (have_posts()) : the_post(); ?> ...
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How can I put a custom field as the link of a button shortcode?

I have been working on a custom page template, and cannot seem to figure out how to have a custom field for URL's as the link for a button in the loop. Here is my code <?php echo ...
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Get result from Custom Field in Custom Post type

If trying to filter out some return results from a custom post type that has a custom field appended to it for location. I'm not too sure where I need to apply the case statement in my query. Or if I ...
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Display articles related to a custom field on a page

I have a little problem to display some articles related to a parent page. I explain. On the first hand I have a page with a model template. On the wordpress editor part, I create a custom meta field ...
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How do I exclude posts by custom field value?

I need to exclude posts that have a custom field 'city' value of 'Melbourne'. After much searching I think the solution might consist of 2 parts. In functions.php : A function to get the post IDs ...
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Display Post by menu order

I want to display posts on my homepage. But I like to manage the posts using Wordpress Menu, so I can easily add, delete, and re-arrange the ordering of posts displayed in the homepage. For Example: ...
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How to different style first 3 post on Category Archives Page

I searches lot of time but every one said first post. I need first 3 post different style with title , content.
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Pagination on Custom Loop

I want to style the latest post differently than all the other posts in a category on a custom page. So far I have this code below which does exactly that: <?php if (have_posts()) : ?> ...
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Pagenav Not appearing on custom Template

I've just finished building a custom page template using the following code. The issue is the pagenav doesn't work - But works on every other page with multiple posts. I want this one to appear if ...
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wp_query pagination links producing 404

I've searched thousands of related posts and can't seem to get the pagination to work on this loop. As soon as i click next page i get a 404 //get the search term if (!empty($_GET["s"])){ $s = ...
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Custom list of categories that is sortable by count

So I am attempting to use bootstrap with wordpress. Inside my left column my design called for a large box and then 4 smaller ones below. Those boxes would hold information about a category. There ...
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Combining external feed into post loop

I don't even know where to start on this. I would like to combine an external JSON or XML feed into the post loop and sort it by date. The page will need to auto-load the next posts and have the ...
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multiple values in an array for category__and does not work with WP_Query

So I'm looping with WP_Query and here is my code: $country_posts = new WP_Query(get_direct_children($continent_cats)); if ($country_posts->have_posts()) : while ($country_posts->have_posts()) ...
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Printing direct descendants of a category with WP_Query

So I'm having trouble printing just the direct children of a category on a page. Here's my code: $category_id = get_cat_ID('destinations'); $args = array('child_of' => $category_id); ...
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Randomly placed sticky custom posts complemented by blog posts

On my index.php file I am showing the most recent posts using the standard index.php file. However, I'd like to include a custom post type (named products) in this standard loop. Have about 6 products ...
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Category slug in in loop always the same?

My post category structure is 3-level deep: Products Milk products Milk Chocolate Cheese I want to show all posts from "Milk products" and add appropriate category slug as class, for example ...
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Make assigning post to a specific category equivalent to assigning it to all categories

Allow me to explain with an example, for the sake of clarity. Please take the time to read it all to get a good idea of what I am exactly after. On my WordPress site categories are used as Editions ...
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How to Display Custom Post Type's Gallery (images ) in Through WP_Query

I am trying to load an Image Slider images from a Custom Post Type image Gallery Feature. For example let say I have an Custom Post Type called banner which I can load images to it's Gallery and I ...
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Display Custom Taxonomy of custom post type

I am stuck on trying to create a template page that displays a list of the names in a specific custom taxonomy of a custom post type I created. The custom taxonomy is locations and clicking on a ...
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is_page() is not executed

I am making infinite scroll page. I created a page template where posts of certain category are loaded. Everything works fine with a single page and single category. But I have three pages with this ...
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Variable not working in sidebar loop

I have variable working in the loop of my homepage, but when I try to use that line $variable = $post->post_title; $variable = str_replace( ' - ', '<br />' ,$variable); echo $variable; in ...
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Trying to achieve row posts below category with multiple loops in custom tax

hoping someone here can help a noob. Ideally I'd like to get a featured post from a category 'Featured Club' to display above three posts from the same custom post type. I've got the following ...
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How can I create a loop with specified category include pages with custom field

I created a loop for list all post with specified category $args = array( 'cat' => "category", 'showposts' => "5" ); // The Query $narga_query = new WP_Query( $args ); // ...
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Error trying import one category on page

I'm trying to post on this page only posts from category "Fotos Abertas" but I'm not getting, is showing all categories. Is there any error in the code of my template? <?php /* * Template ...
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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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What is the best way to get the first few post from WordPress in different divs using a loop?

I got the first post using the loop but I can't get the second post. I would like every post to be in a different div but the same style as the first post. To do this, I would probably need to ...
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Custom Category Page Not Working [duplicate]

Under "Settings" => "Reading", I have set "Blog pages show at most" to 6. I have created a category called 1970s where one can see all the best Rock albums of the decade -> Meanwhile, I have created ...
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Turn Custom Post Title into external link [duplicate]

I created a Custom Post Type called News, which supports Title, Editor, Thumbnail and Custom Fields. One of the Custom Fields is URL. What I need now is to turn the Title in a external link in the ...
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query_posts ignores the argument

The query_posts totally ignores the day argument. I'm trying this: $day = date('j'); query_posts('day='.$day); if (have_posts()): while (have_posts()): the_post(); //show posts endwhile; ...
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Sort posts by each day in the loop

I want to sort the posts in the loop by each day's posts. Since I have added filter to get posts from only last week, therefore there will not be repeating days (eg. There will be wednesday only ...
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Fallback if statement based on the number filtered from it

I'm trying to add three ads on a page. I have a custom post type called 'ads' and I'm using advanced custom fields to add a start date an end date and an option to select which pages to associate them ...
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If i have custom post type with 5 custom fields do i have to create a new loop to reference each one?

One custom post type that i've created has 5 custom fields that display specific content for a template that displays them in different areas on the page. My question is if i would have to create ...
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Converting an existing query_posts to WP_Query

I am having trouble trying to convert my query_posts loop that is bugging out to a WP_Query, was hoping someone may have some luck looking at it: This is my old loop: <article ...
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loop through custom post types with meta data

I'm really curious as to how might be the quickest way to loop through a custom post type with meta data. I have some code that works but it's slow. I'm using wp_query and it works. I have also a ...
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Fake Single Wordpress Post (Page) Loop

In a plugin, I am building a custom page with add_action('template_redirect', function(){ include(TEMPLATEPATH."/page.php"); exit(); }); add_filter('the_title', function(){ return "Virtual ...