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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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Guidance with The Loop for CMS

Maybe I'm going about this the wrong way but this is my scenario... I would like to use WordPress as a CMS rather than a blogging platform. I have a website that will have somewhere between 25-50 ...
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Wordpress Custom Post Type and sort by Tags

I am currently making a custom Wordpress theme, but so far I am stuck at this little problem. I have created this custom post type. And in that page (media.php) I want to be able to click on the tags, ...
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WordPress Rewriting the DOM?

WordPress 3.9.1, Bones Theme. I'm setting up an archive page for regular 'ol blog posts. The theory is to wrap each post's information in a permalink. Such as: <?php if (have_posts()) : while ...
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Sort Posts By Category?

Googled this for hours, cannot find a solution. On my theme you have a Browse page which pulls all the videos from the Custom Post Type I am working with. If a user makes 30 categories then id like ...
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Using Facebook Og Meta Tags in loop

On my index page, I have added a facebook share link to the individual posts. I want the sharer to uses the data from the post with the og meta tags. Can I add the OG Meta Tag into the post loop, ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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', ...
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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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Why my title change the last post title in my loop?

I have a loop on my index page. The problem I'm having is that the HTML generated has a different title from what I wrote in the template part header.php in <head> I do know for sure it takes ...
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How to show the posts of some category first, and then all other

How to show the posts of some category first, and then all other posts that does not belong to that category? I have logic that get the category and reorder the posts. But i don't know how to use. ...
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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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Load different template for CPT (in loop) in my plugin?

I'm writing a plugin that register a new CPT named "sec-feature". In the following loop in my index.php, I want to load a feature-template.php for this CPT posts. But get_template_part just locate for ...
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Create Array from custom post type to display a slider

I have created a custom post type in my wordpress theme dedicated to creating slides for a slider displayed on the homepage, It has a title, slide text and slide url and also featured image. I'm now ...
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Multiple wp_query loops showing first 5 posts on all pages instead of older posts[Resolved]

I am trying to highlight the newest post in a separate layout and rest of them in a masonry index. There are 5 posts per page and I am getting the newest 5 posts on previous posts pages as well. I ...
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Display content from a specific category

I'm trying to get my news page to display content from one category only (number 3) but I cant seem to get it to work. Instead of just displaying posts from category 3 it displays posts from all ...
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How can I paginate this?

Been trying to use the pagination functions in wordpress with this code <?php $paged = (get_query_var('paged')) ? get_query_var('paged') : 1; $args = array( 'post_status' => 'pending', ...