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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Best way to check if a post with specific meta exists

I am building a function in wordpress that reads an XML file and imports 100-500 events as a post type to wordpress. The events have a lot of meta data that is saved as post meta. One of the meta data ...
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Get link to another taxonomy from a taxonomy list

I'm currently working on a site for an artists directory. I have two custom taxonomies; Artists and Artist Genre which will be tied into a custom post type of artwork. I can get a loop to list out ...
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how do i make this loop work

Apologies I am a PHp beginner and I have no idea why this loop is not working on my tag.php page any help would be welcome. <?php get_header(); ?> <div class="posts"><!-- BLOG --> ...
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How to do query_posts on tags pages

So I am using the tags.php on my WordPress site to create special featured pages; what I would like to do is create a featured area on the index of every page that contains the first five posts. I ...
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Create a custom taxonomy template that loops through child categories in term order?

We're building a site that sells Biking Gear We're using the Genesis Theme Framework, and developing a custom child theme. It has a Custom Post Type for Products, made with the "Custom Post Type UI ...
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a-z list, categories and sub categories in loop

I'd like to list my categories in a loop from a-z, the code i currently have just keeps repeating over and over im not sure what the problem is but the format should look something like. Parent ...
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Multiple Loops on a Page Without Duplicates

I have tried many different versions of this and nothing seems to be working for me. I want to display single posts of a custom post type (portfolio) each in its own div. I don't want any duplicate ...
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How do I filter out certain posts from the loop while keeping total number of posts displayed the same?

I'm building a theme where a number of posts would be featured above the cut, while the rest of them would be displayed below. It's fairly easy to filter out the featured posts from the loop - I ...
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Modify loop output for a specific list of categories

I'm trying to modify the output of a loop on an archive page for a specific list of categories. Normally this loop outputs the Title, Author, Date and does so for every post in that given category. I ...
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Display several random posts, but make sure a condition is met

I have a custom post type for a group of people (employees). At first, I needed to display 7 random employees. That was easy <?php $args = array( 'post_type' => 'employees', ...
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How to make search for posts using get method?

So I am building a WordPress theme for myself to meet my needs, so what I am looking for now is make a search using a get method in PHP. If my URL is something like this : ...
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group search results by post type?

My site has 3 unique post types: Default Blog posts ("post") custom type "lesson" custom type "series" When the user searches the site, I would like pertinent results from all 3 post types to show ...
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Active class for my flexslider in WordPress

I'm calling images with a wordpress loop to display in a flexslider on the home page. However, the active class for the thumbnails of the slider aren't working in tandem with the slideshow -- I can't ...
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sort Posts by custom user filed

So I'm trying to sort the posts by custom user filed, I'll explain... So I have added users filed to the registration page, The fields are checkboxes, they allow the user to choose what topic he is ...
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Integrate WP Tiles into existing loop (index.php) and theme

I want to integrate WP Tiles directly into our Wordpress theme and into our existing loop but their documentation is pretty thin and I can't find much in the way of examples so not really sure how to ...
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Issue in If else condition [closed]

I'm calling my all pages on one pages as a section. Here is my code: <?php $args = array( 'post_type' => 'page', 'orderby' => 'ASC', ...
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How to Generate a list of Most Commented post?

I'm trying to call a list of most commented post. But the call to the DB returns always the same post (the first one in the loop) This is my code in functions.php function ...
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Display post thumbnail for specific category outside the loop

I'm building a theme that features a section wherein I'd like to have the single most recent post's thumbnail of a single category displayed between the header and blog sections. Something like ...
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Archive page…limiting posts per page

So what I have done is created a custom post type 'testimonials' and set the "has archive" option to "true" and have a PHP template file named "archive-testimonials.php". What I wan't to do is limit ...
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Get date of last update outside of loop

I'm trying to figure out how to display the date that a post was last updated outside of the loop. I'm able to display the published date using get_the_time() but there doesn't seem to be a "loopless" ...
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Foundation modal in wordpress php loop

I'm using Foundation V4 framework within a child theme for a website. I currently have the wordpress post loop outputting all the content as per normal, for images I plan to do something a little ...
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Specific loop in Shortcode

I'm making shortcode and I'm stuck here. Here is code: add_shortcode('service-shortcode', 'service_shortcode'); function service_shortcode($atts) { extract( shortcode_atts( array( 'title' => ...
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Better way to display posts from specific categories, in a grid layout

I'm using the following code to display posts from a specific category, in a grid layout, on my home page. It works exactly how I want it to, but I keep reading that I shouldn't ever use query_posts. ...
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Custom Post Type + Category archive

I have created a WP stack with 3 post types: 1. Post (default) 2. Event 3. Place These 3 post types share the same taxonomy, that being the default WP category, here are some example categories: ...
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Calling Specific Pages with wp query Part II

I'm making one page website and I added a custom field on "Page" post type that asks "Use this page as a section:" Yes or No(with dropdown). I called all pages on template-onepage.php(custom template) ...
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Why do I get `Call to a member function have_posts() on a non-object `? [closed]

add_action( 'genesis_loop', 'be_home_loop' ); define('PER_PAGE_DEFAULT', 2); function be_home_loop(array $query = array()) { global $wp_query; wp_reset_query(); $paged = ...
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Order posts by custom field and if custom field is empty return remaining posts

I have an archive page ordered by a numeric value in a custom field. This returns the ordered posts correctly, but does not display posts that don't have a custom field. $paged = ...
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Trying to get property of non-object in shortocde

I'm having error in shortcode that "Trying to get property of non-object" on line no 130 Here is code: while ( $our_work->have_posts() ) { $our_work->the_post(); $termsArray = ...
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Loop latest posts from subdomain to main domain

If i install Wordpress in a subdomain, can i get latest posts from subdomain and dynamically show them in main domain?
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Display Users by usermeta using foreach loop with multiple relationships

I'm getting a real headache trying to sort this one out. Here's my problem: I'm working on a feature for a site that requires Users to be displayed according to their association with a common ...
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Link Button url count php and wordpress

I have a function where it behind me facebook tanned number, the more accurate it brings me a number of shares that a post had! I tried to solve the function, more is giving an error and I need help! ...
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Pagination not working with WP_QUERY

I have set up a custom loop that is working fine, but will not display the pagination links. After some searching around I've learned that the pagination links (as I've used them here anyway, but I'm ...
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Pagination in custom post type page template

I made a query for my custom post type "websites". I'm trying to get the pagination working but I'm running in some errors. I think the whole code is ok, only the part just before the end while tags. ...
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Trying to retrieve random post, getting a page

I'm trying to retrieve a random post to link to on my site. I have the following code, but the only thing that it seems to retrieve and display is a link to the homepage. Any help would be ...
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How to order by multiple fields using standard query_posts?

In our archive.php we show all the items which match our selected category. This works absolutely fine. Then we improved it by adding (just before the loop) a sort and upping the posts per page from ...
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Infinite Scroll or Load More Button to Categories Loop

I have a question that I can't solve and find no solution. I show all categories using a loop like this: <?php $args = array( 'orderby' => 'name', 'hide_empty' => true, 'order' ...
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How to append a query string to pagination?

I would like to append 2 variables from page 2 onwards in my loop. This is my normal category page www.example.com/category/news/ This is what I would like on pages: 2, 3, 4, 5 etc ...
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Filtering by multiple conditions in the loop

I'm trying to filter the posts in my index by multiple conditions. So far I've tried with this: <?php $query = new WP_Query( array( "post__not_in" =>get_option("sticky_posts"), ...
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show latest authors blog post

how do you display the latest authors blog post? I have the below code: <?php $author = get_the_author(); $args = array( 'numberposts' => '1', 'author'=>$author ); $recent_posts = ...
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change the number of posts on the frontpage depending on screen width

My frontpage currently runs a secondary loop at the bottom of the page that shows 4 posts of a certain category. But I would like to reduce these posts to 3 when the screen width goes below 1024px. ...
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wpdb inside foreach loop only returns first result - 2 other similar cases found

@Milo Problem solved, found spaces in the array $arrname. I was trying to get post id using post_name. First of all I stored all post_name in an array an then loop through the array to use the key ...
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Change get_posts to loop.php suitable version

I did't know that get_posts don't work with loop.php. I already have this great loop.php file and I want to use it. I created this code: $pageposts = get_posts( array( 'relation' => ...
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Ordering in custom wordpress query

I have a custom wp query <?php $aId = get_the_ID(); $aList = new WP_Query(array( 'post_type' => 'porti', 'posts_per_page' => -1, 'meta_key' => 'aName', 'meta_value' => $aId, ...
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Carousel Loop only duplicating

I have problem with looping and WP_Query. Any idea how i can implement the multiple carouselitems please check what html output should be in html So basically one of my goal is each div have a pages ...
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Display most viewed post from last 30 days is not working correctly

I've try several different loop to display the most viewed post from the last 30 days . . However its just showing the post from 30 dasy ago . . not from the last 30 days . . not the most viewed . . ...
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Cannot reset a loop in a plugin template

I am trying to override a query in a loop which exists in other plugin. I created an extension to override that loop using a hook that exists in the plugin. The plugin query: query_posts ($args); /* ...
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WP_Query loop else statement not executing

I have two WP_query loops in my frontpage.php file: <div id="aanbod"> <div class="container-fluid section-name-cont"> <div class="container"> <div class="row"> ...
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Sorting posts to make those with post thumbnail show up first

I am trying to sort post with If have post thumbnail list posts show first(i need the posts without thumbnail to show after it) by title. $args = array( 'post_type' => 'post', 'meta_key' ...
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Hiding carousel indicators if there's only one post

I am working on a custom carousel (Wordpress + Bootstrap). The carousel is working without problems. However, I would like to hide Bootstrap carousel indicators and arrows if there is only one post. ...
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Access to Media Library

Im trying to find a way to pull random images from either a post or wordpress's built in image library. Im not sure how to query image uris from a post or the media library - is there a tag or method ...