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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Custom Loop Using Shortcode in Custom Page Template

I am trying to output a custom loop created using shortcode in a custom page template. Here is the code I am using to generate the shortcode: function archive_sc( $atts ) { // Attributes ...
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How to get current post id of a custom post type in a loop using template singel-{custom type}.php?

I have a custom post type template where am looping through all post. what i am trying is when i go to my custom post page i want to get the current post id in the loop. So i tried to check if the ...
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Secondary loop doesn't work

Hi I got a problem with my secondary loop in my template page.php. I'm trying to display some testimonials, the code that retrieve those testimonials works perfectly fine in my index.php but I won't ...
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Update status of all posts in a category

For one of my project I just want to change the post status of all the posts inside a specific category from publish to pending. It is possible to change status of multiple posts at once? I want to ...
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Show a list of recently viewed posts to a user

I have a lot of video posts on my site and I'm looking to show the user a list of posts they've recently viewed. I'm guessing the best route is to just add the post id to an array in their usermeta ...
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Stuck in the query loop

I created a two loop into my WordPress page. It should get the category name and should load all the child under the Category name. Like this ____ Cat1 ______ product 1 product 2 product 3 ____ ...
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Additional custom loop on the “category” page?

i'm having trouble trying to add an additional loop of my CPT inside my "category" page. What im trying to do: first display the latest post of my CTP, then show the posts from the category normally. ...
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How to split the loop every 2 and 5 results? [closed]

im trying to display my WP loop with this layout: (POST 1) (POST 2)/ (POST 3) (POST 4) (POST 5)/ (POST 6) (POST 7)/ (POST 8) (POST 9) (POST 10) and so goes on. Any ideas? Thank you very much.
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Sorting is not working in wordpress WP_Query

i have created a page where i am sorting the post according to the views. Here is the query <?php $temp = $wp_query; $wp_query = null; $wp_query = new WP_Query(); ...
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Loop through all posts in a certain year

I would like to loop through all posts within a certain year. Pretty simple setup: <?php if ( have_posts() ) : while ( have_posts() ) : the_post(); ?> // doing content stuff here <?php ...
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Loop through pages with specific template

I would like to know how I can loop through pages with a specific template name. I have several pages where the admin can select a template name of SALE. I want to display all content with this ...
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Loop returning only 1 result

I am not sure as to why when I run my loop only 1 result returns. Here is my code: <?php if ( is_front_page() && twentyfourteen_has_featured_posts() ) { // Include the ...
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How to force excerpts / teasers in the loop

When I'm in "the loop" (archive pages etc.) how do I force teasers / excerpts for all articles, regardless of whether they contain the <!--more--> tag or not? Details: I'm starting off of the ...
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WP_Query condition affects posts_per_page count

I'm trying to create a new WP_Query that displays the last 5 posts from cat 1 that doesn't have a thumbnail. This actually works: <?php $the_query = new WP_Query( 'cat=1&posts_per_page=5' ); ...
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Conflict with get_posts and the_content

I have this snippet in my header.php to display a slider: <?php $args = array( 'post_type' => 'post', 'posts_per_page' => 6, 'meta_query' ...
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Creating Accordians in Wordpress Theme

I am creating a wordpress theme in which there is a section "HUMOUR". In this section i've created accordians, in which the 1st accordian is in class="active" and rest don't. for e.g <dl> ...
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Need to add class to first element in a foreach loop

I'm pulling all attachments for this particular post and displaying them in a carousel. Problem is I need to give the first item a class of active so bootstrap carousel will work. Here is my loop: ...
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How to output thumbnail twice in a loop

ok I have a portfolio page. & I have two question: number 1: Every portfolio item has thumbnail attached. what I want is to print out the first thumbnail from the first post twice. One at the ...
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How to target thumbnails of the first post in the loop

ok currently my last post's thumbnail have an extra class, which were added by this code: <?php $extraLastClass = $loop->current_post + 1 === $loop->post_count ? ' main-image-porfolio-main' ...
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Want to images load first then title in WordPress loop

ok I'm creating a portfolio page. I want all the images of the portfolio post stack together. & when visitors hover their mouse in any of the title the image ll show. for this I've created this ...
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How to add class to the last image of the last post in a loop

ok, I'm creating a portfolio page, I want add a class to my last portfolio thumbnail. currently I have a class added to the div of the last portfolio item. I want to add it to the thumbnail, not the ...
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How to get posts published between a date and today?

Is it a way to get posts published between a date and today with query_posts() ? Example : All posts published since 2012-04-01 Thanks EDIT : How to add the filter date on this Query Posts ? ...
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Add custom WP_Query after the first 3 posts

In my main loop I want to add a custom query after the first 3 posts. I managed to do this -- code will follow -- but I have one problem: instead of adding the new posts after the third post, my code ...
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Get link of inserted media file of post within loop

Inside the loop I would like to retrieve the URL of an inserted media file of each post. My attempt was: <?php if (have_posts()) : while (have_posts()) : the_post(); ?> <a href="<?php ...
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Loop tags with specific design

Forgiveness for the title, I can not think of anything to describe it. First I have a basic loop: <?php $args = array ( 'category_name' => 'juego-de-tronos', 'orderby' ...
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Have different number of posts on first page

I need to have a different amount of posts per page on the first page that on the other pages. For example, this is what I need Total posts: 6 First page: showing 3 posts Following page: showing 2 ...
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How do I get the attributes of a short code from a post?

I am trying to preview a NextGen gallery on my main page (and category pages) to show a single image from the gallery on the main page next to the text from the post that normally shows up. I have ...
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Display custom post on home page based on a metabox selection

I am trying to display an post to my home page based on a selection. What I mean is in the backend I have a custom post that has a metabox labeled Assign to Home with a drop down that has a selection ...
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Wrong post title displayed from loop

I'm building my own theme. I have a page set for my blog (with a template that I made) which I'd like to just display a few of my posts. It uses the following loop: <?php ...
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Why do themes rely on “The Loop”?

I've been looking at Wordpress themes development recently, and I'm trying to understand why Wordpress is coded with "The Loop", rather than providing an array of posts that you can loop through with ...
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Display all attached image of every post of custom post type and link to original post

I've written a loop that displays all the images that are attached to every single post of a specific post type. The post type is called "atls_events" and I'm outputting an image size called ...
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Pagination not working with custom loop

I've got a custom loop that I'm using to display some Real Estate listings that will be available within 60 days. I'm calling it with the following function: <?php $sixtydays = date('Y/m/d', ...
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2 queries with counters

I have 2 loops on a page both containing a counter to implement slightly different code every 6 posts. For some reason though the second loop is implementing the different code sometimes after 4 items ...
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How to fix pagination for custom loops?

I have added a custom/secondary query to a template file/custom page template; how can I make WordPress use my custom query for pagination, instead of using the main query loop's pagination? Addendum ...
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How to add add more properties to WP_Post object in search results loop

I am using a plugin called Event Organiser, and it seems that it will only append its custom properties to the post object for all other instances of the WordPress loop except the search. Is there a ...
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Why doesn't is_page(id) work in functions.php?

When is code in functions.php executed? Is it during the loop? The following does not work when placed in functions.php (not within a function) : if (is_page( 27 )) { echo 'this is the apply page'; ...
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How to get name of custom taxonomy

I need to get name of current custom taxonomy in archive.php file when page is showing posts belong to the one of custom taxonomy categories. It's easy do it in WP loop but I need get it in front of ...
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How to add jQuery div element to each image on wp site?

I'm trying to add the "Share" button to each of the attachments inside of the post. I found function that allows to get all attachments on the post: ...
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I'm trying to get post_author and post_content

I'm using foreach ($result as $row) and I can use: <?php echo $row->post_title;?> or <?php echo get_permalink($row->ID);?> and they work fine. But i cannot use : <?php ...
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Loop multiple taxonomy in custom post

I have a custom post called "rock" and taxonomy "genres" i need to filter the posts with tag or something like post_type > taxonomy > taxonomy_tag (tagsss) I can not find a solution :( i have ...
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404 error PageNavi custom type taxonomy | wordpress

I have a custom post type called rock with a custom taxonomy called genero. taxonomy-genero-curiosity.php mypage/Rock/curiosity/ When i click subsequent paginated page links (e.g. [2], [3], ...
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If No Search Results, Show Posts from Alternate Search Query

I have a pretty standard loop which outputs "Sorry, No Posts Found" when a search result comes up empty. if ( have_posts() ) : while ( have_posts() ) : the_post(); get_template_part ( ...
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Query all post types but limit to parents

I'm building a site with several post types and am using a single index.php to query the archive for each one in turn. One of these post types is hierarchical and I'd like to just query the parent. I ...
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List post only under the category, exclude child category content

I wanted to list posts which are directly under a category and not inside the "sub category". In other words, I want to hide all the posts which are from "Sub Category" in the Parent category view. ...
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$post breaking container loop

Problem I have a foreach loop grabbing posts inside an advanced custom fields repeater. When it's finished looping through posts it breaks the repeater. I believe the problem is with $post as far as ...
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Popular posts from 7 days loop

I'm trying to create a "loop" which will display Popular Post from a week or any other timeframe. What's the best way of doing it? Also, is it possible to order the posts by views? EDIT: Here is ...
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Search for posts with specific tag inside custom page template

I'm developing a Wordpress blog where there are two custom pages - i.e., different from index.php. In there, there are two albums of photos, with the photos listed on a div above. I've put an input ...
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Custom Loop and the_title();

I have used custom loop to process posts however, the loop cannot get the right title or the custom fields. I am using ACF plugin The weird thing is that the loop gets the right content through ...
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How to do a loop inside a loop?

I'm trying to get posts from a custom posts using WP_Query. <ul> <?php $query1 = query_posts( array( 'posts_per_page' => -1, 'post_type' => array('specialties') )); ...
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index.php is only displaying current month's posts?

The blog portion of my WordPress site (a corporate website) utilizes index.php as the default blog page. However, while the page properly shows the PAGING for the other 40+ pages of blog posts, the ...