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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Load 3 posts in flexslider slide [closed]

I have a slider that i'd like to load 3 blog posts into each slide. I'm having a problem getting them all out correctly. I'm using Flexslider. The idea is to get 3 blog posts at a time into each ...
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Multiple Loops on category.php with pagination on last loop

I'm trying to achieve what should be fairly simple but I've hit a brick wall when trying to paginate the last of three loops on the category.php template. I've read just about everything I can find on ...
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Get posts by current taxonomy term child term

I am trying to create two different wordpress loops, each one will be using a custom taxonomy called 'walls'. Loop one: get posts by child term of the current pages term. Loop two: get posts by all ...
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Frontpage pagination by week

I'm trying to set up a frontpage with all the post from the current week. Well this was quiet "easy" (the query snippet): $query_string = array( 'post_type' => 'post', 'date_query' => ...
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Loop through multiple custom fields with increasing number

I have a problem with custom fields that I have been trying to figure out for a while, but with no luck. I have a section on the site I'm building that let's the users publish content form the the ...
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Get author meta data with no published posts in author.php?

Unfortunately the following codes only echo the spcefic default and custom author datas if the author has at least one published post :( <?php the_author_meta('description'); ?> <?php ...
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How wp maps urls into files

I am trying to understand how wordpress works. I have found this line of code in my theme: <?php echo get_permalink(get_option('Theme_search_page_id')) ?> If I get the that option from mysql ...
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Query pages by child term

I cannot seem to get this to work, I have tried everything I can think of and spent enough time googling, to get me to seek help elsewhere. I need to query pages in a loop, using the same taxonomy as ...
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How to query all custom posts of a certain type and checking what category they have

Here's what I have: Custom Post type: Vendors Vendor categories: Wedding Party Catering I want to query all Vendors and then assign them a class based on the category they are in. The class ...
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WP_Query for attachments without duplicating post_parent and displaying tagged image

I've tagged a number of media uploads on my site with the various products' names which are featured in them. The goal is to get a list of the posts which have been tagged with each product name, but ...
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Add something after all sticky posts in The Loop

Let's say I've got some posts and some of them are sticky. The sticky posts are displayed at the very top in The Loop. while( have_posts() ) { the_post(); get_template_part(); } How can I add ...
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Select data from database and list it in Loop (Wordpress)

your Answear helped me but i stuck again. here is what i have done now : <?PHP define( 'WP_USE_THEMES', false ); get_header(); global $wpdb; $sql = "SELECT vehicle_id, manufacturer, series, ...
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Different number of posts showing in development vs production server

So I'm working on a website for a client. Everything works fine except for the fact that the number of posts showing in the homepage of my development server is different from the number of posts ...
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How to generate custom loop indexes

Besides the regular taxonomies, such as category, tag, author, archive, I also have some special indexes to display, such as list of all sticky posts, simple chronological index of all posts, top ...
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Scrolling Posts with Ajax

This is a very common question all over google , but there is a conflict between the ways we can handle this. I use this tutorial ...
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Help paginating custom loop

i'm trying to add some sort of "load more" button every X posts in this loop: <?php if(is_home()) : ?> <section class="pages clearfix"> <div ...
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Issue with WP_Query (need a array of selected ID's)

Today I have <?php $loop = new WP_Query( array( 'post_type' => 'inspirations', 'posts_per_page' => 50 ) ); ?> <?php while ( $loop->have_posts() ) : $loop->the_post(); ?> ...
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How to return only one instance of each, from the entire loop

I´m adding a filter function in a taxonomy archive template. The intention is to add URLs for filtering in a sidebar, and i want it to return a set of ACFs like zipcode etc... (postnr in this example ...
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Accessing Post ID Within Loop

I have a page called Products with an ID of '8' Within that, I have the following template part <?php get_template_part('loop', 'feed-products' ); ?> Then within that file, I have this ...
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Sort posts by first letter in the title not by first number

down vote favorite I have a custom post type that's used to display properties on a client website. I am sorting the posts by the title but want to ignore any numbers included in that title. so to ...
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Facebook Share Link Not Correct

I have a WordPress site that when you click the Facebook like button it likes the wrong url. If I inspect the web page, the url that is inside the like widget is always the same URL no matter what ...
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Price comparison table based on Custom Post Type?

I have created a review site where clients can rate their hosting providers based on various factors, however since the launch, many have asked if it would be possible to create a price comparison ...
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Get posts with no tags?

I have over 1000 posts with no tags. Basically I am trying to get posts with no tags to show in frontend so that users can add tags from frontend. I am using this approach in loop so as to show posts ...
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Should we trust the post globals

@toscho left a comment to this answer which had me thinking again. How much trust should he have in the global scope, specially regarding the post globals like $post. So what? The global variable ...
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the_content() seems to block my ACF-code

I have this simple code, but can't get the_content and the ACF-code to work together. If I include the_content() it blocks out the ACF-code, but if I remove the_content() the ACF-code works fine. I ...
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Advanced Post Display/Pagination/Ordering

I am working on a project that requires some advanced ordering of posts and advanced pagination. Basically, we have posts in a category, lets call this category 'mycategory'. We then have post ...
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How to display different number of posts

How do I display different number of posts on the home page and archive pages, the archive pages can use the value set in the admin, but I want a custom number of posts to be displayed on the home ...
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Running posts thumbnails in flexslider

This is what i'm trying to achieve: Front page with 10 posts, with three first posts shown in a slider (flexslider) and the rest shown as regular excerpts underneath it. Ive managed to do it, this is ...
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Custom post type archive pagination with HTML5Blank theme?

Can't get the pagination to work. Here's my archive-work.php: <?php get_header(); ?> <main role="main"> <!-- section --> <section> ...
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Strange switch_to_blog() issue

OK, so WordPress has been destroying me this afternoon and this particular issue I really can't figure out. We are building a multisite network and for our particular purpose need to loop through each ...
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How do I display posts with specific value in a custom field into my loop?

I'm trying to display posts that contains a specific value from my custom field. For example, I created a custom field that asks for the year, let's say I would like to display only posts with the ...
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Archive sorted by month - separate

I was looking for my answer in this forum but without success (so far..). Case is following - I have a news page with sidebar that shows archive (last 12 months). I'm using following code: <?php ...
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WP update_post_meta link loop

I've tried to update post meta by link in loop. Here is code function make_sticky($post_id) { // Update, add, or delete field ---------------------------------- if ( get_post_meta($post_id, ...
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Change query from cat id to slug or name?

I'm using the following query to fetch posts in a category (10). I would like to change this code to use the category slug or name instead of the id number as this often changes when I move sites ...
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how can i order the category by date

This may be a quick and simple fix for someone but i want to be able to sort by 'ASC' OR 'DESC' This isn't my markup but here is the loop i want to change just not sure how. I read the query ...
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Integrating WordPress with Your Website

I am intergrating WordPress with a non WordPress site. I have installed WordPress at my evercam.io/wordpress and I have followed the codex and I have been able to display a list of posts on a static ...
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Show Posts from Single Category Not Working

I have a simple loop that outputs the content of posts and then adds some navigation links at the bottom. Wordpress is set to only show 5 posts at a time. <?php while(have_posts()) : the_post(); ...
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How to pick “full/thumbnail” images in the loop?

I am picking the latest posts through the WordPress loop using the below code, but it's picking all images at full size: if ( have_posts() ) : while ( have_posts() ) : the_post(); ?> ...
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Inserting custom data to the_post() during loop

I have some posts on my WordPress site, and let's say I want to add a random number for each post with $num as key and random() as value. Then I want to access them with something like: $post->num ...
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Check if excerpt is empty at loop-portfolio

I want to check if excerpt is not empty, then echo the excerpt link, if not the echo permalink, like this: if(the_excerpt()!='') echo the_excerpt(); else echo get_permalink() but how can I check if ...
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How can I implement pagination on custom category page?

I have created a custom template page for every one of my categories. I am using a foreach loop in order to fetch the posts of this specific category in my page. if (is_page()) { ...
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Multiple Page Loops on front-page.php

Looking to build an easily editable front-page.php using multiple loops set to display pages. One way I thought about doing this was making a HOME page, then setting "About us, Services, Team" all ...
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show random image in loop if image is not set

I want to show a random image from a few options in my loop if a custom field hasn't a certain value, or it could be if it had no thumbnail. In any case, it should spit out one of the random images. ...
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Category Ajax call

I am following this post to get an ajax post filter via category to work 'Using ajax on categories and wordpress loops'. I think I have added everything in correctly as follows in my template I have: ...
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Possible to remove settings from wp_customize?

So, really basic setting here. function Ari_customize_register( $wp_customize ) { $wp_customize->add_setting('header_position', array()); $wp_customize->add_control('header_position', array( ...
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loop through posts and display inserted media and post title as a link

I'm fiddling around with an issue I cannot solve. Inside the loop I would like to find the URL of an inserted media file (pdf, doc etc) and display this as an anchor. Furthermore I would like to ...
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Custom Post Type not visible on category page

I would like to use the default category for my custom post type, but when I open the category page there's no posts there. The loop is very simple: <?php if ( have_posts() ) : while ( ...
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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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List ALL posts within last week from current category on category page

My category template shows 5 (full content) posts per page and I want to add a list of ALL the posts during the past week for that category to the top of the page as a quick overview. So the first ...
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Error Page-Template LOOP

I have this code and I want to create a page under wordpress and apply this code. I save as bcn.php file into Themes folder. I create the page and in Admin menu and apply the bcn template to the page. ...