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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How to extract information from a wp_query result?

Background: I'm using a wordpress theme called skt full width. I am modifying their front page slideshow, so that it displays six random images instead of six pre-selected images. I have a custom ...
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How to get to a specific position in wp_query?

Background: I'm trying to display images in a slideshow, and I want to select those pictures randomly from the website's media. The image has a custom field in order to be selected for being the ...
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Posts in Multiple Columns and Rows with one single loop

I'm pretty new to creating my own theme and I seem to have become stuck and would really appreciate it if someone could help me. I have searched and found snippets of advice but nothing that really ...
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query_posts clarification needed

I understand for the most what query_posts does and how it works. I also know it's not good practice to use it. But I would like to know exactly what the "$posts" variable does in this setup: ...
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How can I display excerpts of my Recent posts on my static homepage?

I am using the openstrap theme. I want a static home page on my Wordpress website, I have already set this up and have a bit of content on it, the next step is I want to have atleast 4 most recent ...
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List all Custom Post Type posts excluding certain Taxnomy term

I'm writing a theme in which I've registered "Services" as Custom Post Type that supports "Type of Service" Custom Taxonomy. I want to list all the posts of type "Services" except those which have ...
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Function using get_posts() with tax_query not working when called from functions.php

I want to get an array of all the 'bands' in taxonomy 'types', and use the array later on in other functions etc. I have a utilities.php file that I require() in functions.php and it has the following ...
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Page template not displaying

I dont get why this isnt working. I have a custom page template, page-politics.php. It should look similar to this page: But its displaying this: Ive double, triple checked that the right ...
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Display the latest post from some selected authors

I'm building a slider that will display the latest post of a few selected authors. So far, I've written this: <?php $args = array( 'post_type' => 'post', 'posts_per_page' ...
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Might be impossible - conditional bootstrap rows in WordPress loop? Currently have 2 loops

I finally got a Bootstrap posts grid I'm happy with for this video portal site. Before I was having a lot of issues with posts never lining up correctly, or if the title above it was too long it ...
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Loop for sticky posts

I used Justin Tadlock's tutorial on how to create a loop consisting only sticky posts. The code looked more or less like this: $sticky = get_option( 'sticky_posts' ); rsort( $sticky ); $sticky = ...
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Multiple Post Repeat for Related Post Loop by Category

This is my code: if ( is_single() ) { $categories = get_the_category(); if ( $categories ) { foreach ( $categories as $category ) { $cat = $category->cat_ID; ...
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Accessing loop functions (e.g the_title or the_content) from post ID

I have an array of post IDs obtained through complicated filtering code. I want to display posts from these IDs, and for each post I need access to regular post functions like the_title and such. More ...
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display news with pictures 3 small and one large (loop)

I'm trying to put 4 news with pictures 3 small and one large, have gotten displaying them but the "large" is repeated with the last "small" <?php $b=1; $args = array( ...
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Blank page with custom loop

in my WordPress theme with two custom loops there is always one blank page at the end when I page through the content. E.g. when I actually have only three pages filled with content, I can access a ...
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Infinite Redirect Loop after moving to subdirectory

I installed WordPress locally and created a theme, which worked fine. Now, as I wanted to deploy the site to a webserver via FTP, I got stuck by an 301 Redirect loop which makes it impossible to ...
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How to exclude a specific categogy from a custom page template

I have a custom page template that uses the wordpress loop to display all my posts like usual: <?php if (have_posts()) : while (have_posts()) : the_post(); There is a category that I don't want ...
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display custom post type from register taxonomy

I've created a custom post type via this function: function custom_post_type() { $labels = array( 'name' => _x( 'advertising type', 'Post Type General Name', ...
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Showing content from Wordpress ruins page CSS using WP_Query, without, content does not show

I suppose I have a two pronged issue here. I'm trying to show wordpress posts on my own site. I have a page where people can view the list of articles, then when they click on one it takes them to the ...
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How to get_template_part using AJAX?

I'm currently on the Woocommerce archive-product.php template file (say shop page or product category page). On the click of the post (or product), a GET query is added to the title of the same page, ...
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How to modify search.php to not show pages only show posts

I want to modify search.php so that it only shows posts and not pages. Can you help? Here is the loop in search.php: <?php if (have_posts()) : ?> <?php while(have_posts()): the_post(); ...
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Iterate through ID's in loop

I have created a custom loop based on category, now I would like to run a function with the specific ID of the current post being iterated through as a parameter. I have.. $secondary_loop = new ...
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How to bring specific post to front of wordpress loop?

So, I have a WordPress loop going on. The below code is the template page for the woocommerce product archive page. Here's the use case for what I am trying to find out how to achieve: User is ...
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How to get order of posts?

How can I get the order through which the query is done? For example, my woocommerce product archive page is querying by ordering according to the order_by select box (as seen below). How can I get ...
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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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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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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 ...