Refers to a mechanism built into the WP_Query class for querying the database for post data, including pages and CPTs, based upon post meta data.

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Two near-identical custom field types - one works, the other doesn't . What can cause this?

I'm using Advanced Custom Fields to add meta information to a custom post type and in ACF I've created two different 'Select'-dropdowns - one is called 'series' the other 'classification'. I run a ...
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meta_query against multiple custom fields

I have a set of ACF custom fields: event_type (values are "single" or "multiple") event_start_date event_end_date (this only shows up if event_type is set to "multiple") I need to be able to show ...
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Matching Serialized Arrays with meta_query

I've asked a related question previously, but I think I've finally worked out the crux of my issue. I'm using Advanced Custom Fields and have a number of custom fields attached to my post type. I'm ...
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How to add follow functionality to multi-author wordpress site?

is there any way to add "follow" functionality to Wordpress ? so that every logged-in user can follow his favorite author and only can see post from authors that he followed them .. A possible ...
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Meta Query with date and time on the same Day before given time

I have a metaquery for a custom post type "events". Their start date is stored as a meta field in this format: 2016-02-05 19:00:00 These are my query args: $args = array( "posts_per_page" ...
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Advanced WP_Query with meta_query, orderby?

I wonder if anyone can help me with this little complex query with ACF. I have the following so far which should display: Pages, News Articles, About Articles and Involved Articles. Show: only ...
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ACF Custom Field WP_Query, but need to get all posts, if field doesn't exist

I have a custom ACF field set on all posts, called event_date, I would like to grab all posts within a given category, but have posts that have event_date defined put first in DESC order of ...
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Displaying Metabox value (custom post type taxonomy)

I have been stuck on this for days, reading articles and articles and nothing works. I am trying to display the value of my metabox on a template page. I successfully added the metabox, and I see ...
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failed to filter hook `get_terms_defaults`

I've failed to filter hook get_terms_defaults, I got this notices and it won't to load any term Notice: Undefined index: number in /var/www/html/wp-merwaa/wp-includes/taxonomy.php on line 1123 ...
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Sort Popular Posts by Views for the Last Week

I'm trying to sort the popular posts so it shows the most visited in the last week, but it hasn't worked. Anyone have an idea of why it isn't working? <?php $popularpost = new WP_Query( array ( ...
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Meta Query returns wrong number of posts

I am using this meta query inside a category: $args = array( "posts_per_page" => 12, "post_type" => array( "event", "post" ), "post_status" => "publish", ...
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WP Query with custom Shortcode

I have the following in my functions.php:- /** * Shortcode: Latest Properties */ function latest_properties_func( $atts ) { $args = array( 'posts_per_page'=> 5, 'post_type' ...
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get product title ID and price and product picture woocommerce by cat-id query select mysql

i have query that return categories in woo-commerce like this: SELECT wp_terms.term_id AS id, name FROM wp_terms INNER JOIN wp_term_taxonomy ON wp_terms.term_id = wp_term_taxonomy.term_id WHERE ...
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Get result from meta_query() between two numbers

I have value like :- if ( ! empty( $_GET['filter-area'] ) ) { $f = $_GET['filter-area']; preg_match_all('!\d+!', $f, $matches); foreach($matches as $key) { ...
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Very slow query with meta_query on large database

I have a blog with about 200k posts and each one have 20 custom fields. I've been using WordPress Transients_API to cache queries, in the few cases where it can be used, but it can't be used in some ...
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Meta Query posts not showing on ending date of custom field

I feel like my logic is off, but the short version is I have 2 custom fields spitting out unformated times for event-start-date and event-end-date. I don't want to show a post if the start-date is not ...
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A WP_Query that will look for posts after 2 weeks ago OR with a certain meta value

I'm looking for a way to basically have an OR relationship between the date_query and the meta_query. Basically I want to combine the two WP_Query's. Get the posts from the last two weeks $args = ...
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Use REGEXP in WP_Query meta_query key

I know I can use REGEXP in WP_Query like this: $query = new WP_Query(array( 'posts_per_page' => -1, 'post_status' => 'publish', 'meta_query' => array( array( ...
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meta_query not working as expected

I have 3 posts that each have two meta values. The first meta value is one that they all share (ac_parent_event). The second is one that is unique to that post (ac_thischild_date). For this function, ...
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get posts where a custom field contains a text

I have a custom field where the value contains a comma separated list of items (like: test1,test2,test3), now I want to retrieve posts where the field contains one of the values, I have: $query = ...
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WooCommerce - Multiple meta query not working

Any help on why this multiple meta query is not working is greatly appreciated, both meta_query arguments have been tested independently. I'm looking for bringing Featured products as well as Best ...
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ACF Relationship Field Search Filtering

I am trying to assign relate posts using the ACF relationship field. It has typeahead search to search by post titles. I would like to add meta_data search to the ACF relationship search. This ...
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List of posts by day of the week

I have Radio with programs and they are associated to day of the weak. Example: 1-Program Disco Nights plays at Monday and Friday 2-Pragram Crazy weekends play only at Sunday 3-etc 4-etc ...
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Order posts by meta value and Date

I'm trying to sort posts based on one post meta value and date. I'm using this plugin ( https://github.com/JonMasterson/WordPress-Post-Like-System ) to add like system to my posts. The code that ...
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get posts by meta_key from inside key of post meta

How can i get posts sorted out by meta_key from inner key array of post meta values, for more details please look at my code: // Example output of each post_meta, key is views array( 'all' ...
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get second ID from array

I need to get the second attachment ID from this function and put it into a separate custom field: add_action('pmxi_saved_post', 'replace_thumbnail', 10, 3); function replace_thumbnail($id) { ...
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Help optimizing slow WP_Query with meta_query

I'm trying to create a custom WP_Query. Right now, I have two meta fields, roi_min and roi_max. The ideia is to get posts that has a roi_min greater than the selected value, and a roi_max lower than ...
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Query WP REST API v2 by multiple meta keys

Using v2 of the REST API, I'm wanting to query some posts by multiple meta keys. With v1 I was able to format the url like &filter[meta_value][month]=12&[meta_value][year]=2015 and it worked ...
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How to use meta_query to check if a meta field has something set?

(Wordpress 4.3.1) I'm running a custom loop and only want to include posts that have file uploaded to a custom field: audio_file. I have tried many solutions around the web and so far nothing ...
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meta_query not working with the_content()

I have two custom post types: events and venue. I'm trying to query related events into the venue page. I have the related variable stored in a custom field for venues and the events related value in ...
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Query Multiple values for same key

I have tried to get 2 different posts having the values in $al. I can retrieve the posts one at a time but fail to get both together: $al = array('51.66963','51.60652'); $meta_query[] = array( ...
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delete_user_meta Delete one value out of array

The code I have is not working cause the value saved as array and I'm not sure how to fix this. // Remove favorite authors from current users DB function fav_author_remove_user(){ ...
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How can I create a WP_Query that returns posts where one meta_value <= another meta_value

I have a working, pretty complex SQL query hand-written in a function. For the sake of leveraging WP_Query optimizations, and simplifying my code for maintainability, I'd like to convert it all to ...
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Single meta key with multiple meta value in like comparison

How can I search posts with single meta key but possible multiple meta value in like comparison. Here is my array for query post. Array( [post_type] => post [posts_per_page] => 3 ...
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Show posts in numeric price order using meta query combining 2 meta keys

I've built a custom estate agency website for a client but I'm stuck on this one last thing before it's good to launch. I'm using custom meta fields to allow for additional meta data such as Price, ...
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How to fetch WP_User_Query with multiple role arguments [duplicate]

I have two user role 1) vendor 2)freevendor Here i am trying to fetch user by there user role vendor and freevendor with the bellow code but query is fetching only freevendor. $vendor_total_args ...
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filter search result with custom post type meta key

The default search returns all post types, which is what I want. But for one specific custom post type I want to limit the result to a specific meta key value (a custom date that must be greater than ...
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Using meta query ('meta_query') with a search query ('s')

Trying to build a search that not only searches the defaults (title, content etc) but also a specific custom field. My current query: $args = array( 'post_type' => 'post', 's' => $query, ...
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How to query wp_postmeta table for any specific meta_value?

I am using following code in the theme files to get some output from the DB: <?php $querystr = "SELECT DISTINCT meta_value FROM $wpdb->wp_postmeta WHERE 'meta_key' LIKE 'movie_name' ORDER BY ...
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Custom Table for custom post type meta data

I'm looking to store the meta data for a post type in a uniquely named table. You see I have a site with a large amount of custom post types with a large a mount of custom fields. I want to clone ...
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meta tags doesnt fetch data from permalinks

i have a page http://studyofjoy.com/categories/ i want to add custom meta tags to heading section like this: <meta property="og:title" content="<?php echo "title:" . ...
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How can I query on the year part of a complete date in a custom field?

My posts have a custom field named production_date and formatted YYYYMMDD. How can I form a meta_query to select only the YYYY part? $meta_query_args = array( array( 'key' => ...
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WP_Query using meta_query with LIKE doesn't return what it should

I am using this code to get stuff based on my custom field and custom content type. $searchTerm = 'bestafricanvideos'; $args = array( 'post_type' => 'sitemaps', 'posts_per_page' => -1, ...
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How can I query all users who registered today?

I'm trying to use meta_query to return all users that have registered today : $args = array( 'meta_query' => array( array( 'key' => 'user_registered', ...
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How loop through posts based on custom fields

I want to loop through posts and show only those posts for which the custom field i.e _shopis not empty I am always confused with meta query and even not sure that if this is possible using this ...
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Query and compare multiple meta values

The problem: I have a custom post type of 'events' which has two metaboxes: cf_eventdate and cf_eventend. The first contains the event date, in the format: 2015-11-05. The second contains the end ...
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WP_User_Query from meta_key and orderby secondary meta_key

I have this code, which works as intended, but now I want to order these by another meta_key. I've tried using meta_query to get another key into the mix, but am still unsuccessful. I want to get all ...
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meta_query issue with multiple numerics

I'm having an issue with a search form. I basically have 7 input fields used to search different properties. All of them apart from the last two see to be working, as soon as I introduce the last two ...
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Retrieve posts from meta key

I'm trying to query the list of posts using the meta_key but the result I got back was an empty array. To write the data, I used the following codes: $post_id = 2; $user_key = ...
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Get posts based on meta key/value

I have a custom post type "custom_author" which is selected when making a new post using a metabox dropdown with field key "chosen_author". This is what my wp_postmeta looks like: Where 13088 is ...