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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WP_Query: Why is sticky post not first item in loop?

I've got a custom WP_Query loop based of meta_value variables: $meta_cat = get_sub_field('category'); $posts = new WP_Query( array( 'cat' => $meta_cat, 'posts_per_page' => get_sub_field(...
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Unit testing to simulate the loop

How do you construct unit tests with PHPUnit and the WordPress test framework that simulate being in the loop? For instance, if I want to test a function that is only able to be called in the loop ...
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Create a hierarchical loop at predefined markup requirements

I try to achive this in wordpress based on my theme: fullpage.js demo So I have a predefined markup for vertical sections (parents) and one for horizontal slides (children). Parents only contain ...
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2 loops on page - one with orderby rand second orderby date

What I'm trying to achive, is to set 2 loops on one page. First one takes 11 latest posts and sort them in rand order. Second show the rest of posts ordered by date. FIRST LOOP $args = array('...
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What is the best way to intercept posts/(topics) as soon as they are added by the user in a Forum in Wordpress?

I need to write a plug-ing for a Forum in Wordpress, that each time a user inserts a post/topic such plug-in is able to intercept the data in the post and then we make our analysis throught a function....
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Get first title post from an author

I want to display first title post from an author on my loop with this code: <?php $number = $count_post; $paged = (get_query_var('paged')) ? get_query_var('paged') : 1; ...
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Custom Post Type within the Loop on Homepage (Page Template)

I'm trying to achieve something with the Loop and CPT. I've built a template page which will be the homepage of my website displaying articles and videos (the CPT). How can I add the CPT within a loop ...
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How to get the excerpt for is_home() outside of the loop isn't working

I'm wanting to get my excerpts outside the loop and I learned how for everything but the blog page. After researching this topic I was able to produce two Q&As: Get excerpt using ...
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Display Page featured Image as well as Posts featured Image

Ok, I have hit a bit of a roadblock. I have a page that has been set to display the posts (which have their own featured images). I tried calling the posts featured image in the loop (which worked), ...
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Exclude post on loop by multiple meta key value

I need to exclude the loop two post with different values in your meta key (the same). I investigating got this code that works fine if I enter only one value in value =>. But if I want to enter ...
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Developing Wordpress Plugins with storing and exporting thousands / millions of data

I want to develop a plugin that will import and export WordPress users with csv file. But my concern is looping thousands or millions of data without exceeding php execution limit or Internal Server ...
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Display only text to WordPress loop without loosing the text formatting

I want to display text from content (only text) with the formating (paragraph, bold, italic.) on loop. When I am using this code: <?php echo mb_substr( strip_tags( get_the_excerpt() ),0,255); ?>...
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Set Popular Post by views weekly?

I've tried several times, but still didn't work. Anyone have an idea? EDIT: This actually works, but only get popular post all of time. I want popular post by week. what needs to be added? This my ...
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How to append element after thumbnail

Hey I just wanted to know how to add an element after the first thumbnail image in my loop. Basically I want an HTML div tag inserted after the first image in my post. Anyone know how to do that in ...
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Change the main loop Wordpress impact on the server?

I used pre_get_posts to change the loop of my Wordpress site. The idea of this loop is not show posts I define an expiration date, whose dates are added in a custom field ( postexpiry ) . These ...
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Pagination doesnt work for first 19 pages

I have this straightforward pagination form that used to work just perfect: function theme_pagination() { global $wp_query, $wp_rewrite; $wp_query -> query_vars['paged'] > 1 ? ...
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Show linked products using wp query and woocommerce

Cannot find any information anywhere about pulling the linked products? I need to create a custom query to load the linked products but could only find related. Any information?
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Two custom loops, pagination, offset

I have two Loops using WP_Query. The first loop shows X posts. No pagination. (loop A) The second loop shows Y posts. With custom pagination. (loop B) It kinda works; but you can see the second ...
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Posts active and expired in different loops

I am in search of the best way to display pages active posts categories and expired after a certain period. I want to display active posts or have no expiration date in the main loop and those that ...
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Checking if post exist, then doing things

Trying to do: Trying to create a new post on the first entry to a contest, then updating that existing entry upon subsequent entries, so I can have one post per entry, but allow multiple entries. ...
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How to stop the continuation of posts on the second loop from where the first ended

I recently built a theme that has slider on the index page that loops through posts to create the content of the slider(used increment to stop at five posts only), but for some reason that is just ...
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Inserting CPT and static content at every X post, is this possible?

I'm working through a spec list for a new project which has the following feature: Display all CPT's from a specific category on an archive page, then insert an advert (CPT) into the loop after every ...
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Two near-identical custom field types - one works, the other doesn't . What can cause this?

I'm using Advanced Custom Fields to add meta information to a custom post type and in ACF I've created two different 'Select'-dropdowns - one is called 'series' the other 'classification'. I run a ...
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Apply styling only to first page sticky posts

I'm using the following bit of code to highlight sticky posts: <?php if (is_sticky()) : ?> <div class="col-md-12 box-01"> <div class="content"> <?php endif; ?> The ...
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Alternative layout the loop

i'm trying to make an alternative loop as found here on stackexchange, it has been a great help to what i've achieved so far, but i'm stuck now. The goal is to make the newspage look like this The ...
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Integrating Orbit slider into wordpress through custom post type

I am currently working with FoundationPress, It is a great starter theme loaded with cool features. I would like to create a custom post type called "slides" which will be displayed on the homepage ...
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How do I Use Nested Loops of Custom Post Types for MultiSite Blogs using WP_Query()

I'm using the code from miguelpeixe's 'WordPress Query Multisite' in order to create a custom loop for my WP Multi-site's 'child sites.' Within this loop, I want to nest another loop that will pull ...
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the_content() stop images being pulled through

I have created a custom post type to pull through the date, title, thumbnail and content, some of the posts have images and the_content() is pulling through those images and I don't know how to stop ...
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angularjs not displaying all posts

I learned about angularjs today and I am trying to create a page for my search results so that I can be able to create facet filters. Currently I have a page template with the following code -- <?...
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How to handle “the_terms” inside loop

I have been searching google but I am really confused. I am trying to display the terms of the taxonomy assigned to the post. I am using the_terms($post->ID, 'locations');. The custom taxonomy is ...
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How to use jPList with search results

I've been working on a real estate site and looking for a way to refine search results page + update pagination, instantly, like the big name sites (ie hotpads.com, trulia.com, hotels.com, etc.). ...
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Loop through Navbar, Output Icons

I'm trying to loop through my Navbar in WordPress so that I can output some Icons at the end of the last link. I have this working but I end up outputting a Navbar and a list. I think this is because ...
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Creating loop within functions.php

I'm using Woocommerce on my website, on the checkout page I've got a custom select checkout field with radio buttons. I'm using this working snippet within my functions.php: /** * Add the field to ...
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The loop seems stuck to a single (now deleted) post

At first I thought it was an ACF problem, but printing some values helped me to find out that somehow my Loop seems stuck on a single post, but only when some fields are concerned. To sum up my setup:...
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Sort Popular Posts by Views for the Last Week

I'm trying to sort the popular posts so it shows the most visited in the last week, but it hasn't worked. Anyone have an idea of why it isn't working? <?php $popularpost = new WP_Query( array ( ...
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Custom Shortcode, functions PHP WP_Query loop

I have the following code in my functions.php file:- function featured_properties_func( $atts ) { $args = array( 'posts_per_page'=> -1, 'post_type' => 'properties', ...
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Double count view in archive.php

I'm having a hard time using this snippet I'm getting double views each time the post is queried. This is in my functions.php file: function getPostViews($postID){ $count_key = 'post_views_count';...
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Displaying post per day

Currently I have the code displayed below. <?php if ( have_posts() ) : while ( have_posts() ) : the_post(); ?> <div class="col-lg-3 col-md-4 col-sm-6 col-xs-12"> <a class="...
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Meta Key Value in current-user-only loop

I created a loop for logged-in-users-only which works perfectly for all data except for meta keys. I'd like to be able to also extract meta keys but had no luck so far. This is my loop (based on this ...
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How to list some posts first in the loop based on post id

I have a query for to display some posts . $args = array( 'post_type' =>'products' 'posts_per_page'=> 12, 'orderby' => 'meta_value_num', 'meta_key' => '_price', ...
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Trying to use AngularJS with WordPress without any API

I understand one can do this using the JSON RESTful API from WP but I don't want to go that route since it only works with sites on Wordpress.com and not on localhost (at least that's what I was told ...
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Standard Loop - wp_query

I was readind this article (https://codex.wordpress.org/Class_Reference/WP_Query) and try run the Standard Loop, but I can't receive the any result. My code is this: <?php get_header(); /* ...
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Tag custom loop show posts

i have a posts tag with 'php'.....i am using this code to show all posts tag with 'php' but it not work <?php query_posts('tag=$tag'); if ( have_posts() ) : while ( have_posts() ) : the_post(); ...
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Sort by meta key on archive page

I am trying to sort an archive page using a meta key value (which happens to be a Unix timestamp). Currently I have the posts listed on the page by their WordPress creation date. I want to use the ...
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Override global query results without hooks

I have a custom php page and i need to override the global posts variables, but i cant get it to work. When going through the main loop im able to override the global posts, but i cant override ...
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Search form not working with custom query?

My search query doesn't seem to work, the query in my url is all correct but the content just refreshes without finding the posts with the search term.. I got a custom search query and a function to ...
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How to display all posts from standard posts to custom post types in a loop with pagination?

I have several standard posts and posts from a custom posts type. Now I want to display all of them on my home page using a loop. My problem is that it displays the posts including the posts from the ...
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Blog page Server error 500 with stick post loop in query.php

Using sticky post on site near about 5000 sticky post i have. In wp-includes/query.php here i have bellow snippet code.on line 3748 to 3760.If i comment this code the blog page work properly. if ...
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Displaying recent post excerpts on static front page

I'm trying to display a static front page with recent posts at the bottom. Specifically, I want to display just an excerpt from the recent posts, as would be returned by the_content() if I had a ...
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where is the 4th taxonomy terms? taxonomy terms is disaapearing in the loop

I am listing custom taxonomy names. The list is displaying and the table structure is: <table> <tr> <td>Name 1</td> <td>Name 2</td> &...