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Order by optional meta key?

I'm building the sorting functionality for a custom post type, and I have a custom meta value for "Featured" posts. This value is set when you tick the checkbox, otherwise it is not set. Using the ...
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1answer
25 views

Get post closest to today

as the title indicates I am trying to make a query for the post closest to today's date. I know this is a duplicate post but the ones I have found on the topic has not been able to solve my problem. ...
2
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1answer
59 views

Custom Post order for homepage

I would like to display a dropdown on the homepage which contains [most popular, most recent, trending] and when a user selects on of them the posts are page reloads and the posts are sorted in that ...
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2answers
40 views

Order by multiple meta keys on wordpress

After multiple research I didn't find the correct answer to my question. I just need to order my custom post type by date and then by time (format: 18:00). Here's what I tried: ...
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1answer
53 views

Merge 2 args in one WP_Query and order it by date

I'm trying to merge 2 WP_Query in a new WP_Query and then order all posts in this new merged query by date descending. I can merge 2 WP_Query and work fine, but I can't order the new query $args1 ...
0
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1answer
51 views

Randomly select one of last 3 posts

ok so i have this: $args=array( 'orderby' => 'rand', 'order' => 'DESC', 'posts_per_page' => 1, 'offset' => $offset, ); $q = new ...
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2answers
51 views

Order posts with custom taxonomy array

I am trying to make my loop go through the posts that are associated with these terms. Currently nothing is being output. <?php $args = array( 'post_type' => 'staff', ...
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0answers
53 views

orderby in WP_query doesn't works

I thought that this already works but now I tested it and it seems that it no longer works. I have this code: wp_reset_query(); $args=array( 'posts_per_page' => 3, 'meta_key' => ...
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0answers
76 views

Orderby comment_count ignored if multiple orderby values

I'm trying to order my archive page by comment_count then title. add_action( 'pre_get_posts', 'my_change_sort_order'); function my_change_sort_order($query) { if (is_archive()) { ...
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1answer
103 views

Posts2Posts, wp_query and orderby issue

I've been working on this issue for several hours now and I'm stumped. The following query refuses to accept any orderby directive. NOTE: This is running on a single-cpt.php page within the normal WP ...
0
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1answer
1k views

Order by DESC, ASC in custom WP_Query

I need to do multi-level ordering in a query. The issue is with ordering one value DESC and the other ASC as in SQL. The following SQL seems to give me what I want when I run it in terminal: SELECT ...
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0answers
263 views

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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426 views

WP_Query orderby post__in remains ineffective in the Loop [closed]

I’m trying to query a custom array of posts for the homepage, trying to maintain the order given in the array. To a certain degree this works fine, WordPress finds the posts, but in the Loop the order ...
2
votes
2answers
550 views

Sorting: custom query with orderby meta_value_num THEN by title

i try to run a custom post type query to match following criteria: sort movies first by year in descending order, after that ("inside" the year order) by title alphabetically. desired output: ...
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votes
1answer
449 views

WP_Query with several meta_query-statements and order by meta_value

This is my query: $the_query = new WP_Query( array ( 'post_type' => 'pass', 'posts_per_page' => '-1', 'post_status' => 'publish', ...
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vote
1answer
51 views

Reverse chronology of post listing

I"m working on modifying a theme that is based on 2010. I want to make the posts on this blog display earliest to oldest, but I don't see how to do this in the theme: I understand I need to add . ...
0
votes
1answer
72 views

404 on Pages for Custom Post Type & Query_Posts

It took me quite a while to find a good solution for ordering a custom post type by two custom meta keys. When I finally got it working, I found out the pagination no longer works. I've tried dozens ...
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0answers
132 views

wp_query orderby value not from meta_value

I'm using the myreviewplugin to add ratings to posts. I'm now working on the posts loop and customising the query using wp_query. Everything is working fine, but I need to expand the orderby ...
0
votes
1answer
228 views

Custom loop of a single category, cannot order by date. What am I missing?

I'm going nuts. All I have is a simple loop on the home page of the site (which is a static page), and it should show the most recent (1) post of a certain category. The trouble is no matter what i ...
2
votes
2answers
122 views

How to query different post types in specific order?

I have 3 posts types, articles, news and tips. On the home page I want to query 20 posts in this order: article, article, news, news, tip, ...// same order again until 20 If I use a custom query ...
0
votes
1answer
54 views

Specify strict 'order by' in WordPress query

I have a custom post type called Employees where an employee's name is the post_title of each post. I am trying to figure out how I would sort the post_title column by last name. So for instance, if ...
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vote
2answers
648 views

Wp_query: sort by PHP variable

Here is my problem: For my articles, I use a custom post type "exhibitions" and posts for all other news. I am displaying them in one query ['post_type' = array('exhibitions','posts')]. The orderby ...
0
votes
1answer
465 views

WP_Query orderby not working with meta_value_num and menu_order

I have made a custom post type (sidebar_element) which are shown on sidebar. On each sidebar element admin can choose where in sidebar should that element be shown, ie. 'top', 'middle' or 'bottom', ...
0
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1answer
268 views

reorder a WP_Query, using a dropdown

I have the following loop used to display posts by category & I would like to to re-order them based on a dropdown selector if (!isset($qry)) $qry = new ...
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vote
2answers
334 views

WP_Query orderby breaks when using AJAX?

I'm running in to a bit of a problem. I have a function called get_press(), it retrieves newest press items. It is inside of a plugin: class EWPress { function __construct() { ...
0
votes
1answer
121 views

How can I sort posts by the date and a custom meta field?

I have custom meta field that I use for the post rating. So I want to display posts by the date and the rating, but only for the posts that have specific rating. For example, I want to display posts ...
0
votes
1answer
707 views

WP_Query ordered by custom field that is a date string?

Each of my posts have a single custom field that is a string of a date (not the date of the post). Instead of my theme's current query, which orders by published date, I want to order by this custom ...
0
votes
1answer
319 views

WP_Query -> sort results by relevance (= most tags / taxonomy terms in common)

I'm trying to write a new "related posts" widget (for the single post view) for my custom post type, filtering by custom taxonomy terms that the related posts should have in common with the current ...
0
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1answer
275 views

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' => ...
0
votes
1answer
535 views

How to Order a list of taxonomies? orderby?

I am using this code to fetch a list of child taxonomies. I want the order displayed to be alphabetical, but it is not! Any help in figuring out how to do it? I guess ordering it before returning it ...
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vote
2answers
128 views

How do I sort posts with multiple pages

I am using a drop-down to sort posts by title, meta_value, etc. However, the sorting feature only works on the first page. The second page displays the default order rather than continuing the order ...
3
votes
1answer
287 views

Order posts by ID in the given order

In the back-office of my theme, the users can choose which posts to display in the front page, and they can also choose in which order the selected posts should appear. I have tried like this: ...
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vote
1answer
152 views

query order by date on custom type: wrong order

I know there are very similar questions ans answers out there already, but I simply cannot get my query to get into the right order. I have a custom post type ("bb_articles") with custom fields, ...
2
votes
4answers
443 views

Query Posts in a Predefined Order

I am using the query_posts function to list a 10 specific posts which lookup by post id. I have an array which looks like this.. Array ( [0] => 17983 [1] => 17932 [2] => 18030 ...
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vote
0answers
272 views

How to filter a query by multiple meta keys and order by other meta keys

I'm trying to query posts using WP_Query and meta_query parameters: $args = array( 'post_type' => 'produkty', 'meta_query' => array( 'relation' => 'AND', array( ...
0
votes
1answer
58 views

Order by meta values

I have 3 meta fields related to dates: year = 2012 release_date = 14 November 2012 release_date_db = 20121114 I need to show the posts from year 2012 sorted by release_date. I made this: ...
0
votes
2answers
69 views

how to retrieve WP_Query without ordering by date [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Orderby = none not working I want to use $query = new WP_Query( 'post__in' => array( 2, 5, 12, 14, 20 ) ) ); to retrieve posts by ID, I do and the result ordered by ...
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vote
1answer
354 views

Secondary Sort (fallback) for WP_Query

What I'm after is creating a secondary (or default) orderby option for a custom query. Here is what I have: $post_args = array( 'post_type' => $taxfunc_post_type, 'meta_key' => ...
2
votes
2answers
296 views

Orderby = none not working [duplicate]

I'm trying to set 'orderby = none' to my loop but it is not working. Here's my code: $query = new WP_Query(array('showposts'=>2, 'post__in' => array(99,4,5,2,8,55), 'orderby'=>'none')); ...
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vote
2answers
273 views

Multiple Orderby's using random order WP_Query

Here is the setup. The site in question is a website that displays listings. Each listing has a rank (1-3). Basically it's a listing type... small, medium & large to determine how much the ...
2
votes
0answers
228 views

Trying to perform complex custom field query with order by set to field value

I've got two custom fields for event posts: event-start and event-end. When I'm querying for current events, I'd like to show any post where the event-start OR the event-end is greater than or equal ...
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vote
0answers
341 views

How to order posts by meta_value and title

How do you order products in WooCommerce so that products are random, but at the same time featured products show first? Here is my code: $args = array( 'post_type' => 'product', ...
2
votes
2answers
460 views

How to order posts tag by tag?

I want to order my posts by tags with only one WP_Query() In my WP_Query I would like to display 2 posts with tags portrait 2 posts with tags paysage 2 posts with tags portrait 2 posts with tags ...
3
votes
2answers
196 views

Order Posts by Closest Numeric Values

I'm using custom post types to display properties and have a custom price field assigned to each post. On the property page I want to display a list of four similarly priced properties, two less than ...
0
votes
1answer
200 views

Ascending order has strange effects on wordpress loop

I have a custom loop: $args = array( 'post_type' => 'symposia_program', 'taxonomy' => 'days', 'term' => 'day-1', 'order' => 'ASC' ); $query = new WP_Query($args); if ( ...
0
votes
1answer
262 views

Custom WP_Query breaks default behaviour of viewing right post associated with tax-term!

I have a custom-taxonomy for a custom-post-type just like categories. I've used the standard loop in my taxonomy-event_type.php template so far … if ( have_posts() ) : while ( have_posts() ) : ...
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votes
3answers
153 views

Order by title without taking into account 'the'

I currently have episodes from a TV Show that feature bands playing, so for example I have: Moby The Dandy Warhols The Kooks My wp_query looks like this: $loop = new WP_Query(array('post_type' ...
0
votes
1answer
297 views

orderby ignored by wp_query

With the following code, I do not get the result set ordered by titles. No matter what values I give to 'orderby' and 'order', I get the same ordering. The parameters seem to be ignored (or ...
5
votes
1answer
10k views

WP_Query - Order results by meta value

I've checked around and haven't seen an answer which works as of yet. I have a WP_Query with the following arguements: $args = array( 'post_status' => 'publish', 'post_type' => ...
1
vote
3answers
682 views

WP_query 'orderby=none' Problem

I have another database which stores post's IDs and I want do display them using WP_query to use the WP default pagination. I'm using orderby => none to preserve the original order, but the result ...