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How can I custom order the results from wp_list_categories?

I am using wp_list_categories to return (you guessed it) a list of categories within a custom taxonomy. The orderby parameter accepts sorting by ID, name, slug, count, and term_group. Is there a way ...
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Sort custom posts in archive by multiple values: date AND meta key

I have a post type and I want to sort posts in its archive according to two values: by a meta value called "artwork_year" which contains a 4 digit number (year) by post publish date what the query ...
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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', ...
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How to choose a sort order (for posts) per category? (ideally when creating a new category)

Assume I have a bunch of posts (articles) in two categories: "upcoming events" (cat=1) and "past events" (cat=2). When listing all posts of a specific category out of those two, category 1 shoud be ...
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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 ...
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query_posts doesn't order by title

It seems like stupid bug, but how can i order by title? It anyways orders by date! I'm using: query_posts( array( 'post_type' => 'page', 'posts_per_page' => -1, 'orderby' ...
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Check post_date in pre_get_posts

I want to change the order of a feed using pre_get_posts filter. But I want to exclude dates older than today. I see how one could do that if the date were in a meta key, but the date is in ...
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orderby not working for query_posts using array of IDs

I have an array of IDs that i send to query_posts to get the posts (which works fine) but it seems to always put the attachment(562) last even though it is the newest. Also tried title and ASC vs DESC ...
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order posts by meta value on posts page

I've been reading alot about how to order posts by a meta_value, but I can't seem to get it to work for me. My meta_key is called date, and it is stored as yyyy-mm-dd. Here's where I've gotten to so ...
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How to Change the Categories Order in the Admin Dashboard?

The order of categories on dashboard is alphabetical. Can I change it to custom order?
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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 ...
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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 ( ...
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WP_Query orderby meta key/value suddely stopped working

I have code that has been working for a long time which when a user clicks a button to order database results by name/value, it gets the results via AJAX from a page that does all the querying. I ...
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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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bbPress plugin: forum lists not showing in correct order?

I'm running Wordpress 3.3.1 and bbPress 2.1 (plugin, not standalone) my forums are are not being listed in the front page archive or forum summary pages in the correct order; I double checked many ...
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Order posts by date

I'm a girl and excuse my English. Maybe its easy and I'm dumb to know it. But here is the problem I want to output on the homepage the posts from the lastest 3 days. Like this: 30/03/12 post 1 ...
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Ascending sort order for monthly & category view, i.e. ?m=201204, ?cat=4

I have my posts ordered ascending (from oldest to newest) because I use Wordpress as a website to accompany a book published based on the original blog. To do this I put the following code just before ...
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ASC and DESC separately from orderby

So I got this to sort my posts and it works great: <div class="sort"> Sort by <select onclick="if (this.value) { document.location = this.value; }"> <option ...
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mySQL query. ORDER BY meta_key

I'm fighting this quite long already and start to think I'm missing something big. CPT posts could have or not metadata ( _vip_post [0|1], _thumbnail_id [null|numeric] ). If i query for ...
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Best Plugin to Reorder Post Types

I'm looking for a plugin that enables me to reorder pages, posts and custom post types from the normal listing in the WordPress dashboard. The closest plugin I've found is Simple Page Ordering ...
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Using Orderby and meta_value_num to order numbers first then strings

I have a list of products, each with a price in a custom field stored as text such as "2.50" or "5.00" and I am displaying them on the page with a custom query that sorts by the price: ...
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Order by custom field meta_key date and then by custom file meta_key number

I'm trying do order a custom post type page by 2 variables: - first is the custom post type meta_key "date" - then, for posts with the same date, it should be ordered by meta_key "number" I'm willing ...
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Adding 'menu order' column to custom post type admin screen

I want to use the menu order attribute to control ordering for a custom post type that's going to be used for a specific purpose. It's easy enough to add this to the CPT via supports => ...
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wp e-commerce group product by category [closed]

Sorry for my bad english. I have WP 3.3.1 & wp-e-commerce.3.8.7.6.2. On the products page (which use wpsc-products_page.php template) I have list of products. I want to group this products by ...
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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' ...
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How can I set a default listing order on the admin page for a custom taxonomy? (without plugins)

I'm researching this problem for days without any success... What I want is very simple: to see my custom taxonomy terms sorted by ID on the admin page. I can't believe that something this simple ...
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Ordering system through Wordpress

I don't use Wordpress much, but I was wondering if anyone knew whether this would be possible in WP. Basically I want an online ordering system, so just like a normal cart where you can put things in ...
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How to list menu-item- ids in order for wp_nav_menu

I have a nav menu call: 'primary', 'container_class' => 'primary-menu' ) ); ?> The output looks something like this: <div class="primary-menu"><ul id="menu-other-links" class="menu"> ...
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Post date vs. event date in Wordpress

If I'm creating a WordPress site, what should I do when I have a blog that manages events to keep date events? For instance, in my own case, I'm making a travel blog where some histories have a real ...
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Show child pages by menu order using Superfish Dropdown menu?

I'm using the superfish dropdown menu to create a drop down menu. It's created the menu fine showing all the parent pages with the child pages in drop down's below. The only problem I have is that ...
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Arrange Posts By Date In Order Of Closest To The Current Date

I have a list of events on a clients website that show in a sidebar. When viewing the homepage you see one event and if you're anywhere else on the site you see two events in the sidebar. I am ...
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Sort query_posts for Parent Pages to menue order or the count?

thanks to a member here i display my Parent Pages in a 2 column grid with title and excerpt. But for some reason i can't figure out how to sort all 5 Pages by the menu order for example or the order ...
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order by second word in title?

I have full names as title posts and want to order it by the surname. How could i do this with wordpress? in PHP it would be along the lines of - SELECT * from posts ORDER BY ...
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Allow admin to determine the order of queries?

I have a custom query that I created to display the team members of a company, but my client has asked whether they can have control over the order in which each team member is displayed. Is this ...
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How to alter query order direction using $query->set('order', 'ASC'); inside a pre_get_posts filter?

According to: http://codex.wordpress.org/Class_Reference/WP_Query#Order_.26_Orderby_Parameters Default order is DESC and default orderby is date. In a custom plugin, plugin is applying the following ...
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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 ...
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Changing WordPress sort order for returned child pages

I have a custom WP_Query that looks like this: $this_page_id=$wp_query->post->ID; $images = new WP_Query( array( 'post_type' => 'menu-item', 'post_parent' => $this_page_id ) ); My ...
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Add a custom meta box for client to order CPT posts how they want

Im looking for a way to add a custom meta box to a custom post type that will allow the user/client order the posts to show up how they want on the site. Is this possible? Basically using a very ...
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Posts 2 Posts: query connected — orderby problem

Using Posts 2 Posts plugin I've created 'piece', 'person' and 'collection' custom post types: any piece may be connected to person (with roles 'author', 'conductor' etc) and collection. Now the ...
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Define orderby in url

is there a way to set the order of posts via the url? /orderby/date/order/desc/ i have tried several things with add_rewrite_rule whiteout success. add_action( 'init', 'wpse13483_init' ); function ...
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Is it possible to paginate posts correctly that are random ordered?

I found this problem on Wordpress Support and the topic unfortunately is now closed. I have this same issue... (read below) We have created a site where members can recommend things like favourite ...
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How can I add a box to edit Order on a regular post?

I'm currently using the menu_order field in the DB to have some custom ordering of posts. I want to expose this field to the user via the admin section, like it is when editing a Page (in Page ...
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Sort posts alphabetically by category/custom taxonomy, insert divider between different types

first of all I'd like to thank you for all the great work you're doing. I've found a lot of useful infos and tricks taking a look around in Wordpress Answers. Well, I'm here to ask so that's my ...
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Order users by custom user meta

I'm showing a list of users like so: <ul> <?php $directors = get_users('role=director'); foreach ($directors as $director) { $dir_id = $director->ID; ...
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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' => ...
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Wordpress query_posts and orderby page order

I have a page that lists all sub pages of the current page. Each page has been assigned an order number in the wordpress editor but they aren't ordering for some reason. I'm set up like this: ...
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Order by first name

I'm trying to order the member list by display_name or first name ASC. http://sim.is/sim/felagatal-sim/ This doesn't seem to work. Any pointers out there? :/ $users = get_users(array( 'role' ...
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Order taxonomy terms by the frequency of use in the last 30 days

I would like to know how to order the terms in some taxonomy according to their frequency of use in posts in the last 30 days. What I am looking for is the most optimal method how to add "orderby" ...
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Order Admin sub-menu items?

I am adding items to a CPT Admin menu using add_submenu_page which works great, but they are added to the bottom of the sub-menu after the CPT options. I want to be able to have them on top , but I ...
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Problem with writting correctly a query posts args in Wordpress

In my posts custom fields, I have a meta_key named ending. The value of it is a date in the form of 30-11-2011 (dd-mm-yyyy). I tried this below but with no luck. ...