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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Get ID of a page containing secondary loop in content

I am trying to get the ID (outside of loop) of a page which have a loop of another CPT within its content using a shortcode. If I do a print_r of get_queried_object(), all I get the args used to ...
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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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WordPress category & taxonomy loop with pagination

I have two taxonomies belonging to the same post type (posts). Adventure - belonging to the category taxonomy Adventure - belonging to the holiday-type taxonomy I want to run two queries: $args = ...
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Query Custom Meta Value with Increment

I have a Query searching for a meta value I have added to my posts (meta-select). I have it feeding out in a loop with 4 results. Let's say I want this loop to start with the meta value "2" and work ...
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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 = ...
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How to remove items in quick edit panel-Function for remove items in wordpress quick-edit panel?

I need to remove some items in the quickedit panel .Let me know is there any way to hide product attribute list from quick edit window of product page in woocommerce? Currently iam doing this via css ...
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Impossible to get Attachments Outside Wordpress?

My page (outside the wordpress install) begins something like this: global $wpdb, $wp_query; define('WP_USE_THEMES', false); include_once 'word/wp-blog-header.php'; $args = array( ...
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get_template_part from plugin

This is default get_template_part function inside WordPress: function get_template_part( $slug, $name = null ) { do_action( "get_template_part_{$slug}", $slug, $name ); $templates = array(); ...
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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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Replace default Wordpress search behavior with Sphinx

I want to implement Sphinx Search in my Wordpress site but I'm not exactly sure how to change Wordpress search behavior to use Sphinx. How do I get Sphinx Search engine to replace whatever Wordpress ...
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trouble calling an import class from an action in a plugin before wp_cron executes

I’m using the wp_crontrol plugin to call an action added in my functions.php file which then calls a function in my plugin file. WP gets to my function but can’t call the class, I get this error: PHP ...
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Wordpress have_posts() return false but count says “3”

The situation is this: I have created a custom post type which works perfectly, now I want to create a specific archive page template for the taxonomies of this post type. I duplicated the ...
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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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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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Checking array against author id in loop

So I have a function in Wordpress with a plugin that returns a list of friends as an array. The function code is here: function friends_get_list($tmp_uid, $friend_status=1) { global $wpdb; ...
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Posts per row on archive page (custom post type)

I have problem with showing posts in more than one row, if I have more than 3 posts. How can I set more rows if I have more posts? For example, if I have 7 posts, I should have 3 rows. Can I do that? ...
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custom-meta-box checkboxes from loop won't save

I tried to create a custom meta box with checkboxes, generated from a loop of a custom-post-type. I found this example here on WP Development, but I can not figure out why the boxes won't save. My ...
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pre_get_posts for two loops on same page

I'm using two loops on homepage, one is to show the 3 latest posts, and the other one to show the rest of the posts minus the 3 first posts. I'm using the following code for the pre_get_posts. ...
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Sanitize Custom Field Value in Meta Query

I'm using the pre_get_posts hook with meta_query args to filter an archive loop by dates. Basically, there is a custom post type of "events", and my users type in a date as a custom field for the ...
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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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How to exclude the last post from a category(featured for example) from the main loop?

I am using 2 loops on the main page, one that shows the last post from the featured category and a general one with all the posts. The problem is that i get the last post in the featured category in ...
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Custom Post Types strange pagination problem

Have a strange problem with pagination, the query work fine when I'm in homepage, but if click for the next page I get a 404 error. Disabling permalinks settings, I saw that in the query string (when ...
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How to display posts by vote count and if no value continue with latest posts with no votes?

Maybe someone can help me with this. I want to display posts by votes. Users can only vote up. So what I want is - the most voted posts by vote count on top and then latest posts with no votes. The ...
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Genesis multiple category custom loop 404s after first page

Ok so, I have a page which shows a feed of posts in the "news" category (url is: mydomain.com/category/news ), but the client wants it to also show posts in the "press-releases" category. So in the ...
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283 views

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 Posts With A Specific Word

How to retrieve posts with a specific word in the loop. For example, I want to retrieve all posts with the title of the profile post (custom post type): ...
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Echo all category names, apart from one

I've got this simple code, that creates breadcrumbs: function the_breadcrumb() { if (!is_home()) { echo '<a href="'; echo get_option('home'); echo '">'; echo ...
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wp_query inside the_loop

I am having this issue with my loops. I am making a shortcode that will be called from the main query. It will display on the front page from the_loop. for some reason that I can't figure out. The ...
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ajax for filtering posts by category in wordpress loops

I've been looking around for a way to filter my posts on http://www.waziproject.com/wazimagazine/ without reloading the page. So my question is if anyone can help me out to turn the following into a ...
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How to list posts with disabled/closed comments, with pagination?

i'm interested how to display all posts (from all categories) that have closed/disabled comments? I have tried using the comments_open() function inside the loop, that works, i don't know how to ...
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Access to Media Library

Im trying to find a way to pull random images from either a post or wordpress's built in image library. Im not sure how to query image uris from a post or the media library - is there a tag or method ...
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How to provide meta_key array to wp_query?

I'm trying to build a wp_query, so far I've managed to get desired result using following query. $args = array( 'meta_query' => array( 'relation' => 'OR', array( //check if ...
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Show one item per category of a custom post type

I'm having a custom type called portfolio with different categories. I want to display all my categories except one. I only want to show one item per category on my page. I'm been busting my butt on ...
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Highlight specific user with custom field value

I'm working on a Wordpress project with some friends from school. But there's a problem with highlighting a user on the website. The idea is to create a 'User of the month' thing. In the user ...
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Attachment Metadata inside of Loop

Basically, I'm trying to call attachment info to display withing a loop, for use in an image gallery. I know I need to use wp_prepare_attachment_for_js($attachment_id) but I can't seem to get anything ...
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Loop 1 user randomly

At the moment I am using wp_user_query to loop users from a specific role(leden) on a webpage. For the overview page this is working fine, but on my homepage I want to feature one random user. I was ...
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have_posts() return false on single post

I'm a little bit confused with the use of the Loop. This is my first theme and i just use index.php currently to display all my pages. It works fine for pages but have_posts return false when i try to ...
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meta_query not working properly

I'm trying to run a query that only displays items that meet a condition in an Advanced Custom Fields select box, but I'm getting nothing. Here's my query. Any help would be appreciated: <?php ...
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How does the JSON API work to parse incoming JSON and fetch a post based on an ID?

So I have to interact with a large, seperate system on another server that is going to return, at the very least, post ids to my wordpress install in json format. And before others might ask why I'm ...
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Detecting top parent category fails on home page

I have the following method to detect a top level category. But it fails on home page returning alway true. //detect parent category function in_parent_category($cats,$_post=null){ foreach ...
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Add Div IDs dynamically to CSS

I am trying my best to convert this amazing design in a wordpress plugin, but since I am not a developer and a noob, I can't get my head around it. Background image can be added in the post loop with ...
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Wordpress show posts from children terms of a taxonomy term

I was a little hard for me to explain what I'm trying to achieve in the title so I will explain my setup much more detailed here. I tried to find an answer searching here and other sites but couldn't ...
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Combine Query and Select Database to create directory loop

I have a query loop on my page that I am using which displays all users on the page with certain custom fields filled out. It's working fine however, I need to also query these users for their level ...
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Marginal pagination on home.php

I'm trying too make a custom wp-theme and use a few loops in home.php. But now I can't finish home.php because of pagination. How cant I realize any type of pagination with saving that kind of ...
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Listing custom post type items from a couple of custom taxonomies

I know I have asked a similar question in the recent past (Listing all custom post types using a specific term on the said term's template page, in groups), but in this case, the template is more ...
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Same Loop on Multiple Pages

I have my main loop (loop-entry.php) pulling to my index page which is my homepage on this site: http://snippetmagazine.com/ when I tried to copy that loop and create (loop-blog.php) and included it ...
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For loop logic for combinations

I have WP E-Commerce installed and I'm moving whole it's dashboard to frontend. I have everything ready and am on the last part. In fact I thought this part was ready, until I added two variations, ...
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Showing sticky posts with get_posts()

I'm using this to retrieve posts on my index page: <?php $posts = get_posts( "category=13&numberposts=2" ); ?> <?php if( $posts ) : ?> <?php foreach( $posts as $post ) : ...
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How do I paginate a get_posts() request inside another page loop (Paginating childpages)

The heading says a lot, so I'll repeat it here "How do I paginate a get_posts() request inside another page loop?" I'm using a page to display child-pages and I need to paginate them. Edit: Should I ...
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Change custom post type taxonomy term based on post meta field value

I have a custom post type 'road_trip' with taxonomy 'tripstatus' terms 'upcomingadventures' (id 10) and 'completedadventures' (id 11). I already added to functions.php a function to assign all new ...