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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Problem with Front-Page.php loading recent posts

Hi I this weird problem where i have my custom front-page.php with set page (in Reading Settings) static page. What I want to have is a static page with welcoming message and later 1 recent posts ...
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I want my wordpress loop to only display posts of the standard format

I currently have the following php code for the content loop on my homepage. <?php if ( have_posts() ) : // Start the Loop. while ( have_posts() ) : the_post(); ...
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Some doubts about how the main query and the custom query works in this custom theme?

I am pretty new in WordPress theme development and I'm not so into PHP (I came from Java and C#) and have the following situation in this custom theme As you can see in the homepage I first show a ...
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How do I get is_single() to return true when called internally from the_content()?

I have a custom page, e.g. blog.php?post=42 that shows a GET-specified post like so: <?php require('wordpress/wp-blog-header.php'); ?> <!-- my non-wordpress site's html goes here --> ...
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Inject post (from specific category) between posts in Loop

I would like to add a post (from specific category) between posts in the WordPress Loop (such as 'Sponsors'). Example: P P P S P P S P P S P P How can I achieve this? I am a beginner with coding, so ...
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Custom post type archive organized by category

I'm trying to display a custom post type archive page which displays all the articles of a a custom post type in columns. The columns organize them in their assigned category. On the main page, I do ...
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How to Create News and Magazine theme? [on hold]

Hello Every One I Know How to Create and Develop blog themes for wordpress but I want learn How to create Fremwork to show posts like News And Magazine themes Not Blog themes, I mean Create theme ...
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offset WP_Query by negative 1

I have an event loop and I was wondering if it's possible to somehow offset the loop by -1 so the prev and next posts of the current post are shown. --edit-- Okay thanks for your comments, my ...
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WP Query - duplicated posts once including tags in search results

I running WordPress on IIS & SQL server. As some of the plugins do not work correctly with DB ABSTRACTION I am using a lot of functions.php filters as so on. To make my search results include ...
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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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Ways to have multiple front-page.php templates that can be swapped out?

I essentially want to create several different front-page.php templates with different loops and layouts and then present an option in the admin panel to select one template on one day and a different ...
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meta_query on a date range using an array of values

How can I do a query to return the post if the custom field array contains a date that is within the specified range? The query below is basically what I am after but it does not work... // the ...
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foreach loop inside the loop creating duplicates in output

I have a foreach loop inside the loop that is getting info from a separate table. The table has a column that has an id that reflects the id of the post type so it should always be unique. When I ...
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Syntax error when I try to insert my loop into an unordered list? [on hold]

I am very new in PHP and WordPress development and I have the following problem trying to insert some HTML code into the posts loop. I tried something like it: <?php if (have_posts()) : ...
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How do I get my loop.php to properly paginate?

I am using the Starkers theme as a foundation to build my theme and I am having difficulty getting my loop.php to paginate posts properly. When I click the "Next" or "Previous" post pagination button, ...
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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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Why isn't my multiple loops working?

I would like a multiple look to display the_content from the current page, & from another page. My multiple loo doesn't seem to be working. Can anyone advise, please? while( have_posts() ): ...
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How to show the posts list into a static page? Problems to use the loop into a static page

I have the following problem: I have to create a posts archive into a static page. So I have created this page template containing the loop to interate on my posts: <?php /** * Template Name: ...
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Create static front-page with 3-5 recent posts

I am struggling with front/landing page customization for my custom designed theme. I have designed custom theme and pretty much coded it using the Underscore boilerplate. As I understands, the ...
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Altering “posts_per_page” for defaut loop

I am trying to alter posts_per_page value in default wordpress loop on-the-fly, not for a custom loop. global $wp_query ; // $wp_query->query_vars['posts_per_page'] = 1000 ; ...
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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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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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Previous and Next Post link doesn't work

in single.php I tried to add inside the loop the previous_post_link and next_post_link. But nothing is rendered when a view the source of the site. I added the previous_post_link inside an h4 tag to ...
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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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Have posts that belong to multiple categories, exclude some categories from homepage

So I have categories A, B, C and D. And also categories 1, 2, 3 and 4. I have posts that can belong to any four of these categories. But I want to exclude anything in categories B, 4 and D from the ...
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Category nicename inside loop in wordpress

How can I echo the current post's category nicename inside main loop. <?php if ( have_posts() ) : while ( have_posts() ) : the_post(); ?> echo <div class="btn category-nicename"> ...
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How to get all unique categories for posts in loop?

I'm looking to get a plain list of the unique categories in a custom loop (only categories for the posts in the loop). I've been fumbling with some code for a bit and here's what I've got: <?php ...
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wp_query orderby random do not repeat infinite scroll - one loop

I have found a lot of documentation on solving this issue with multiple loops, I'm finding it hard to see a solution for one custom loop. Problem: I'm using infinite scroll to load in the next page ...
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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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Multiple loop to display specific post at start of a list

I'm currently querying the following posts: <?php $args=(array( 'post_type'=>array( 'premium_content', 'post'), 'posts_per_page' => 3, 'orderby' => 'PREMIUM_CONTENT_FIRST!', ...
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Custom taxonomy template loop

I know that this question is asked numerous but i din't find an answer that suits to me. Well i'm made some custom post types and some custom taxonomies. I have the custom post type Products and ...
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How can I put a custom field value that needs to be inside the loop, in a custom menu via functions.php?

How can I put a custom field value that needs to be inside the loop, in a custom menu via functions.php?? I'm working on a bilingual website and I'm using the Bilingual Linker plugin. I was able to ...
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Some doubts about how the loop work (trying debugging it)

I am very new in WordPress development (and also in PHP development, I came from Java and C#). Today I have installed Aptana and configured XDebug to inspect what happens into the TwentyTwelve theme. ...
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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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Order by post_type within loop

Envision the following: <?php $args=(array( 'post_type'=>array( 'premium_content', 'post'), 'posts_per_page' => 3, 'orderby' => 'PREMIUM_CONTENT_FIRST!', 'meta_query' => array( ...
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Return only content in excerpt field in loop

I am sure this has been asked before, but I can't seem to find the answer, although it seems simple enough. I have built a custom theme based on another person's design. He uses both the excerpt and ...
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Displaying image from a repeatable group

I am having trouble displaying my image in a repeatable group. I am able to display all fields except the image. Here is the code to display a repeatable group $meta_boxes['project_metaboxpress'] ...
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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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Title outside of the loop in page template

I have a page template, with a very simple default query. The problem is that the title is outside of the loop, because of the layout. What do you think, is it problem? Or do you know an other way? ...
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Pagination not working on home page

I've a page named "share" with a complex loop that's working perfectly. This page is located at domain.com/share. Now I need to use this page as the home page, so I went to "Settings -> Reading" and ...
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Modify main loop in taxonomy archive page

Is there a way that I can modify the main loop in a single taxonomy template, but leave it untouched in every other template? In this case, I have a custom post type called "Events" which in turn has ...
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How can have a conditional template tag based on the main loop within a secondary loop with new WP_Query(), using get_template_part()

What is the best practice methodology for referencing the main loop from within the context of a secondary loop within a partial called via get_template_part()? For example, say my homepage contains ...
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Pagination/infinite scroll with WP_Query and multiple loops

I need that the main page of my site have 3 columns: - The first having the 5 most viewed posts; - The second with the next 5 most viewed posts; - The third with the most recent posts. I don't want ...
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Newer/older posts links don't show up

I am working in a twentyten childtheme and the the newer/older links don't show up on my index page, under the listing of ten blog posts. What bothers me is that even when I add a <!--comment--> ...
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Geo My WP automatically list posts based on visitor's location

Is it possible to affect the WP loop to automatically only list posts based on the visitor's location with the Geo My WP plugin? I'm creating a news site that will serve several towns and I'd like to ...
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Divide Loop Into Days & Categories

If you could help, I'd greatly appreciate it, because I'm halfway there, but I'm currently stuck! The site I'm working on needs to have it's posts, within the loop, divided up by days, and then under ...
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IF have_posts contains posts from a certain category

This issue is now finally resolved by myself. Find the solution in the end of this post. Question was in short: How can i ask in my WP template, IF the whole array of have_posts contains any post from ...
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Tags outside the loop

I want to display the tags of the posts in my main page. I used: global $post; the_tags(); But it's only showing up for my FIRST page.
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'Latest Video Post' does not post

My 'Latest Video Post' at the bottom/ footer of the page does not post videos. It is linked to my 'Articles in Boosting Creativity' page. I don't know anything about writing or reading code. I went to ...
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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 ? ...