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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Wordpress - thumbnail image from youtube (function and loop)

Hi :D i need show thumbnails from youtube in homepage, i have a code for wordpress in function and the loop but not working thumbnail from youtube. What can be wrong with the code? Function Code: ...
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How to make post content from each post display within the same div

Basically what I am trying to do is have the featured image of each of my posts display in rows of 3 showing only the featured image. When you click on one of the featured images, a div above the row ...
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Loop Post Types with Name and Links

I'm trying to create a menu which loops through the registered custom post types and links to their archive pages. I've been able to get the list of post type names but it is not generating the ...
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Check to see if more than one post

I am new to php. I want to use a certain div "case" in the below code if there is one post here . If there is more than one I want to use another div "case2" <php> $connected = new WP_Query( ...
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Comments_template doesn't work

If I use comments_template(); it does not work at all. But if I change it to global $withcomments; $withcomments = 1; comments_template( 'comments.php', true ); it displays the comments ...
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Use WP_Query with have_posts()?

Is it possible to use $items = new WP_Query( $query_args ); with <?php if(have_posts()): ?> <?php while (have_posts()) : the_post(); ?> without changing the loop to be <?php ...
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get_posts() forcing ignore sticky posts on main loop

I have a custom query using get_posts() that besides ignoring sticky on its main query, ignores sticky posts on main loop. Reading around I've found that get_posts() have some trouble with sticky but ...
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what is the maximum number of post a wordpress loop can work with?

what is the maximum number of post a wordpress loop can work with? how many post can i display with 'posts_per_page' => -1? ive got 50,000+ pages and I want to sort through them, but I just get ...
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Wordpress loop is not working

Can anyone tell me why this wordpress blog is looping the header and banner over and over? It seems like instead of just looping the post it is looping the whole page. This code is inside of my ...
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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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Loop through Custom Post Type, and then show children within each iteration

I am currently using WP_Query to loop through a custom post type, and only showing the parent posts like so: <?php $loop = new WP_Query( array( 'post_type' => 'programs', ...
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How to get Author ID outside the loop

I can't get the post author ID outside the loop to make the get_the_author_meta work. So far I've tried different approaches: 1. $author_id=$post->post_author; 2. global $post; ...
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Loop in taxonomy for terms and post

I'm having trouble getting this to work. I've created a custom taxonomy named article_subjects and am looping thru, displaying each term; but am trying to get the newest post for each term ...
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WP_Query fails despite having 1 post

I'm doing a typical custom post type query with args like this: array (size=4) 'post_type' => string 'custom_post_type' (length=15) 'post_status' => string 'publish' (length=7) ...
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Get markup for post without loading into the template

I am writing a shortcode plugin that displays posts according to some parameters passed into the shortcode. I have the wp_query to get the posts and now I am trying to get the markup for the posts ...
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Why doesn't 'continue' work in page?

OK, so I'm working with a template (I have contacted the developer and they were of no help, so I'm modifying the template page as needed). The template displays portfolio items, using the following ...
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Random loop with code to prevent duplicate output returns no output at all from time to time

I have a custom taxonomy with several quotes assigned to each term. Two terms (general and yoga) share the same pool of three quotes. On my front-page.php i randomly draw one quote from each term and ...
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Sort posts by custom taxonomy name

Is it possible to sort posts (custom post type) by category / taxonomy (name, desc)? For example my categories would be Season 2012 some post some post some post Season 2011 some post some ...
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Paginate pages with dynamic query

I have a wordpress page that has a series of listings and a searchbox at the top. The search allows the user to filter posts by creating a custom WP_Query object based on what they selected. I am ...
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How to use current_post to open a new unordered list every five posts

How can I add a break dynamically after 5 posts have been display to create a list of post titles? <div class="col-sm-2"> <ul> <?php $args = ...
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Filter Wordpress post Dynamically on dropdown selection?

Want to filter Wordpress post Dynamically on dropdown selection? But am not able to find out any solution how it can be done.Any help appreciated. Thanks On Clicking On Latest to Old the post ...
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Multiple WP_Query loops with Pagination

There are a few other questions about this (and WP_Query pagination seems to be a huge question for a lot of people) so I'm trying to narrow down exactly how to make it function. I'm able to create a ...
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How can I include sub-forum topics in a bbpress topic loop?

Out of the box, bbpress shows topics from a particular forum when you are on that forum's archive page. Makes sense. If that forum has a sub-forum, it will link to those sub-forums, but it won't show ...
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Calling Custom Fields within a category loop?

What I'm trying to do is to display a specific category post listing within a page template, showing only each post's custom fields, which must be pulled and included within the following html. What I ...
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Loop - how to get previous/next post for first/last post?

I have a simple loop for a JS slider, I want to display previous and next posts titles on my slide, but I can't get previous post title on the first slide (because apparently first post have no ...
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Get_post_meta() won't return value

Ok guys... I'm sure this is going to be a really easy answer. I'm a complete noob at this. I have a custom field that is supposed to return a link. For some reason, it just redirects me back to my ...
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wp_insert_posts Fatal error: Maximum function nesting level of '100' reached, aborting!

I'm having a weird problem I have written the code as below: add_action('save_post', 'save_post_func'); function save_post_func(){ include_once(ABSPATH . WPINC . '/feed.php'); $rss = ...
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Display all images from specific CPT

I have a CPT for "Band Members", and I want to list all of them at the top of a template, above all the posts (which will just be featured images) - a sort-of Navigation for all members. I can't think ...
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Limit the number of posts from a specific category on index.php

I've had multiple requests from different clients to figure out a way to modify their blog (index.php) or Custom Post Type Archive page in order to show less posts from a certain category. A good ...
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Showing current subcategory

I have problem. <?php query_posts('category_name=events&posts_per_page=2&offset=1'); ?> <?php while (have_posts()) : the_post(); ?> <div> <?php $children = ...
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Nested wp_query loop doesn't show connected posts

I have have a wp_query loop nested in another wp_query loop. The first loop queries the latest movies. The second loop queries the persons connected to each movie from the first loop (movies and ...
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Multiple columns + Infinite Scroll?

I am trying to create a mashable like homepage so I want to loop posts by post views using WP-PostViews plugin, and make it compatible with infinite scroll. This is the loop code I am using, taken ...
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My loop of random posts drags in comments of said random post

Hi I am setting up a random post generator so that a list of random posts from a chosen category can be displayed on a post. I also made it into a shortcode so it could be applied in an editor. THE ...
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Landing page with login

I would like to be able to force any un-registered users to the /welcome page - Currently I have set up the following: if ( trim( $_SERVER['REQUEST_URI'], '/' ) != 'welcome' && ! ...
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Show the page title on blog page

I created a page for my posts, and a home.php for the structure. I would like to show the page's name on the top of the posts, but the result is always the latest post. My code: <?php ...
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Infinite scroll wont work on mobile browsers. Works on non mobile systems

I implemented infinite scroll on my WordPress blog using the following script: <script type="text/javascript"> var abc=66;//what is abc doing? $(window).scroll(function () { ...
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How to get list of posts from permalinks?

I am using an API which tracks metrics on parts of my site. The only useful bit it saves though is the URL (permalink). What is the most efficient way to query up all the posts that match those ...
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Sorting Custom Posts by Custom Field

I'm currently trying to sort custom post types called 'Donors' by the 'County' they live in. I have a custom field setup called County that they can fill in on the Donor post. Is it possible to echo ...
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Default Template infinite loop of Title

Pages which have no specific template assigned output an infinite amount of h2 page titles, which looks like this: This is what my Themes index.php looks like: get_header(); ?> Hallo ...
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Limit ads appearing more than three times

I am using the following code in content.php to repeat an ad insertion. Ads are inserted in the middle of every 2nd row in a grid of thumbnails. There are 3 thumbnails per row. <?php else : ?> ...
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Display Post Author Link above the loop

I am trying to display current post author link above the loop (before loop starts) with this tag the_author_posts_link() but it's not displaying the author post link. Anyone please help me. Edited ...
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Grab the first paragraph of each post

I have some code that uses preg_match to grab the first paragraph, and then spit it out in the loop: function first_paragraph() { global $post, $posts; $first_para = ''; ob_start(); ...
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Can I set my WP_Query to be a Main Query?

When I create a WP_Query it's automatically considered a "secondary query", but what if I replace my main query with a WP_Query? Can I set my WP_Query to be considered a "Main Query"? The reason I ...
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Meta box not displaying properly

I am creating a plugin that will display list of a few posts at the bottom of each post. I created a meta box which content will be displaying with the each list of posts. Problem is, if I give ...
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Wordpress loop for multiple custom post types

I want to loop through 3 custom post types + posts and display the latest post from each. This is what I have so far. This only takes the four most recent posts but not one only from each post type. ...
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wp_query display posts based on day

I am trying to get all posts to be displayed on a certain date. For example today Tuesday I want all posts to be displayed. It doesn't matter that the posts were created today (Tuesday) or last week ...
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Featured posts and the loop

I'm trying to add a box in index.php where to show the latest 3 featured posts. According to this tutorial, I've added the following to functions.php: add_theme_support( 'featured-content', array( ...
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“Blog pages show at most” in The Loop

I remember in another theme I did, that the The Loop automatically looped for the number that was set in "Blog pages show at most" (Settings->Reading). The theme I am working on right now does not see ...
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Changing behavior of the loop twice in one page

I'm trying to set up a wordpress blog. I have one loop with featured posts, that pulls from the 'Featured' category and displays a slider of prominent posts. Below that, I have the regular feed of ...
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WP_Query to get all posts with specified category in priority

Now I have a query to get all posts in the specific category featured. $today = date('Y-m-d'); $args = array( 'post_type' => 'event', 'event-categories' => 'featured', ...