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 inject a post within a loop

I'm trying to inject a post while the loop is running. This post will be injected on a condition, so if(x == j){ //inject post here } I see this would seem easy to do, but i have a posts_per_page ...
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Video post format, extra content breaks video embed

I am using the content-video.php include to show the latest video post on my homepage. The include only shows the video from the post and not the rest of the content, which works well. My problem is, ...
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wordpress taxonomy results

I am using taxonomy.php to fetch some rows from database. On taxonomy page the function get_queried_object() shows that I have got the right results from database but wordpress loop if ( have_posts() ...
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Why is the output of a call to the_excerpt different when the call seems to be identical?

Ok I've been asked to fix a problem on a website that is a bit weird. The index page (template-magazine.php) here, Has this bit of code: <?php get_template_part('loop'); ?> to produce a ...
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Get post category as a separate string and url

I need to figure out how to get post category as a string and link, both separate from each other. So the return would be something like: Uncategorized http://link-to-the-category.com however both ...
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Pagination when using multiple loops

I've populated my index.php with various post loops and I want to be able to get pagination working. The reason for multiple loops is because I'm pulling in posts from different categories in ...
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Pagination - works on local but not live dev!

Can anyone please shed some light as to why the following to print out page numbers works on my local dev server but not on my live server? Both server are running same version of PHP. My Loop ...
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Custom loop won't work, can't find problem

I can't figure out why this custom loop isn't displaying for me:. I've tried removing the if statement and removing certain query parameters but it just won't display. If I delete the loop entirely ...
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Repeating Loop on my Posts Page

I have a problem with my loop.php, it keeps on repeating posts. I'm guessing this might be controlled outside of this loop.php as it happens no matter what I try. Could someone please advise me as to ...
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The normal loop with different styles doesn't work in search.php

This code in the search.php file does not work: <?php if ( have_posts() ) : while ( have_posts() ) : the_post(); ?> <?php if( get_post_type() == 'post' ) {?> <div id="post"> ...
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Changing the loop w/o killing category links

OK. I am going to try to rewrite this. I am trying to use the Gridly theme as a mobile only theme for my site. The problem is the theme pulls all post categories into the main feed when it is ...
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Pulling in a particular post into a single page based on the post id passed into the code

I currently have a page on a site that I am developing and that contains a loop which loops through 4 posts contained in a custom post type called Treatments. ...
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using the loop on a page

I'm trying to display the excerpt of the most recent post and just the titles of the 4 previous posts before that at the top of a page and display the content of the page below. I have a solution ...
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Categories and page filtering with pre_get_posts

I have 3 pages, "Page 1" shows custom post-type "articles", "Page 2" shows custom post-type "tips", and "Page 3" shows both custom post-types. This is done conditionally with a custom loop in ...
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Filter Category Loop Dynamically

I'm trying to display a custom loop with a dynamic category filter. As a setup I have categories of all usernames which are created once a user creates an account. So I am trying to echo the user's ...
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Remove the_content From Loop

I'm trying to display a custom loop with only certain elements in it. My loop currently contains the title, creation date, author & content. However I am trying to remove the content for each ...
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WPML wp_query not working properly in one language

I have a wp_query for a custom post type and the custom taxonomy, the idea is top display the term name and below each term the associated posts. I have two languages Dutch & French. Query is ...
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Display multiple custom post type lists on homepage - multiple loops

I've got to display 6 boxes on the homepage of a site I'm working on and struggling with the code. I've managed to get this far: <?php $term = get_term( hotelCategoryID, 'accommodation-category' ...
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Loop being strainge

So I hacked together a function that does the following: protected function _query_post($query){ $original = $this->_wp_query; $wp_query = new WP_Query($query); ...
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Pages with a loop (index, archive) are loading the first image as post_thumbnail

Using post thumbnails for custom header images -- works fine on straight pages. But custom templates that load a loop (including index) are pulling the first image instead of using the one set in the ...
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Using Query In Post Type Archives

I'm using the script below to call post from a certain category in the sidebar. It pulls from all post type on the homepage and on the single post page, but when it comes down to the post type archive ...
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Search.php - return number of results but cannot loop through

I have a following search.php page (this is just the code required for problem presentation). Why is my $total_results returning a number of posts found, but when I do a loop though it always print ...
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Loop and add Specific Categories and Products Images

Thanks to Rafael Marques I have a list of Products and Categories organized based on different created categories. I also have 5 different Custom Page Templates. Now I would like to display the ...
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Custom Post Type Loop breaking php

My While loop is breaking the rest of my PHP on the site. Below I put my code that is working but again breaking the rest of the site. Any Suggestions $query = array( 'post_type' => 'slides', ...
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How do i add custom post types to this query?

I'm using the code below to display the latest post from a certain category but i am using Custom Post Types and I don't know how to insert the custom post type function into this code. I want to ...
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Styling first post using Advanced Custom Fields

I'm working with a company's About page. I created a custom post type for "Employees", and am using the Advanced Custom Fields plugin to create simple meta boxes for name, title, image, and bio. The ...
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Post from one loop in different containers?

Is there a way to output posts from a single loop in multiple containers? Ideally I'd like to have the posts title/meta/content etc alternate between first-container and second-container, but I can't ...
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Display Page Meta Description on Child Theme’s Home Page

I’m working on a project. I need to display Custom Document Title & Page Meta Description in the home page. I mean you know that genesis has a custom Theme SEO Box under Post. I want that custom ...
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$query conflicting with other queries in the same page

This is my front page: <?php /** * Template Name: Front Page * * @package bbPress * @subpackage Theme */ get_header(); ?> <div id="primary"> <div id="content" ...
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Divide loop into several columns based on post custom field and enable infinite scrolling

How can I divide WP loop into several columns based on post custom field and enable invinite scrolling? Below is the desired output markup based on Twitter Bootstrap framework. <div ...
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One loop for sticky, one for all the rest - how, without specifying category?

I have styled an archive page to display one sticky post at the top with special design, and then to display all the rest of the posts in that category (except the sticky post) listed in standard ...
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Loop posts without any taxonomy

I've grouped my pages by some custom taxonomy. But I need to care about those without any taxonomy set. My code is: $page_groups = get_terms('page_group'); //get all existing page groups foreach ...
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WP_Query post at custom position

Lets say I have a custom query which based on two custom post types: $wp_query = new WP_Query(array( 'post_type' => array('post-type-1', 'post-type-2'), 'post_status' => ...
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Adding vkontakte social “like” button to posts results in multiple buttons on first post only

I'm trying to add a VKontakte (pretty much the russian version of Facebook) "like" button to wordpress posts by placing it within the loop along with Twitter/Facebook "like/share" buttons. While this ...
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Exclude Authors based off date of last post

I have several writers that range from frequent to one-time writers for my blog. On my Author page, I would like to separate out writers that have not posted an article in 6 months. It would be nice ...
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Display custom field outside the loop

Inside of my WordPress theme directory I have a standalone PHP file called image, this currently looks like this.... <?php define('WP_USE_THEMES', false); ...
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Using pagination with multiple loops causes it to break

I'm have two loops on my index page. One fetches the latest posts from the 'work' category and the other fetches the latest from the 'blog' category. (see below) I am also using a plugin called ...
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Exclude post formats in custom loop

I'm trying to exclude all post formats but standard from a page template loop that displays 4 latest posts. For some reason I can't get the query to work. This is my page template global $paged, ...
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A two column loop with one lead post

I got a loop from internet (I forgot the site) for two column post view. It has a nice CSS for it too. But skipping that for the question now. <?php $counter = 1; ?> <?php ...
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Converting multiple loops into one single loop with pagination

I am using Isotope jquery plugin to filter/sort posts in Wordpress but to correctly filter the posts into the right order I have needed to output each category one after the other. To do this I've ...
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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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Displaying posts on Homepage

I am wondering how to add a column to my homepage that shows the five most recent posts from the blog page located under the "Latest News" heading. Here is the link to my development site. ...
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Tables not showing divs and loop/php items

I know this is an absurd questions, as who uses tables anymore? I got handed this and just need to make it work really. I don't know anything about tables so it's been a learning experience. I ...
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How do I filter a custom post type loop by a field?

OK, very simple task, I'm just not good at PHP. I have a page where I want to list some staff using a styled list. Here is the page all working fine, I just need to divide the results - ...
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Change loop to display items in order

I am trying to customise a search query so that items returned are ordered in descending order. I have managed to find the loop that generates the results.... global $wp_query; $args = array( ...
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Load featured article once in a loop

I'm working on a WP-Touch theme and I have a template file that looks like this: <?php get_header(); ?> <?php locate_template( 'featured-post.php', true, false ); ?> <?php ...
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Filtering posts by WORD in custom field

I need to filter my posts in categories pages, by showing only posts that have specific WORD in custom field value. I need php code that i should add in loop for this category. Details: I need loop ...
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Showposts doesn't show the number of posts indicated

on my homepage, I'm using several loops to display posts from different categories in various sections of the page. The code I'm adding before the loop is : <?php ...
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Home page loop with pagination problem

I used a loop to display posts from specific categories, then add the code for WP_Paginate plugin under that loop ... below my posts I see pagination links from 1 --> 5 , however when I press page 2 ...
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Sort by category and then date?

I'll try to be as clear as possible. My Wordpress site has multiple custom categories and posts types all which need to be displayed on the home page blogroll. But I need the first post on the ...