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posts page - different lengths of excerpt

is it possible to get wordpress on the posts page to do the following example. the first three posts need to have a large image spanning the width of the title box and a longer excerpt. the rest of ...
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Different fields in My Profile page depending on user role

So I understand that I can user current_user_can to check the role of the current logged in user. But what I would like to do is show these different fields to the site Admin. So for example the ...
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Auto create pages on WordPress multi site register

I'm creating a multi site and would like to have: A few pages that are automatically created with the new site (at the moment only the default home and sample page are created with a new site, ...
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Check to see if page exists problems

I've created a class to dynamically create pages. I'm checking to see if the page exists by comparing the new page's title to post_name. The comparison seems to work ok, but even if there is a match ...
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When I split a large post with <!--nextpage-->, how can a search locate users to the correct page?

I have a large post split with <!-- nextpage -->. A term resides on page 50. When I search for the term, I land on page#1. Q: How can the system auto-forward me to page#50? Thanks
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I made a custom page but Wordpress seems to strip any HTML I put in this page

How can I avoid wordpress stripping HTML content from a custom PAGE?
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[Plugin: Posts 2 Posts] How does it work?

I recently discovered Scribu's Posts 2 Posts plugin, which seems to be exactly what I was looking for in order to connect pages and posts for a big editorial website. But I cannot get it to work, ...
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Guidelines for adding static pages

I'm attempting to convert an existing site to Wordpress, mainly for the following reasons: a) I want to add new News & Blog pages and b) so other people can make occasional simple changes to the ...
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show/hide toggle for subpages in wordpress admin area

We have a wordpress site using many subpages to each page - I'm looking to create a show/hide accordion toggle within the backend to show and hide subpages allowing us to keep the page listings clear. ...
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Child page from 2 different parent pages

currently I have 3 parent page types with multiple child pages under each. Feature * feat 1 * feat 2 .. Creative * creat 1 * creat 2 ... Info * info 1 * info 2 ... I have been successful with ...
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Dynamically Load Styles and Scripts from Theme Functions.php

I am attempting to dynamically load stylesheets and scripts based on the template name. So if I have a template named page-signup.php then it will load the corresponding stylesheet page-signup.css and ...
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wp_dropdown_pages default value

I have a dropdown menu of pages, but after I go to a page selected, let's say "About us", the default title button of dropbown is the title of the page, "About us", so i want the title/default option ...
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Distributing and packaging plugins

I have a project where I'll be using WP as a customer portal to an external application. The application is accessed via web services (soap/xml) calls. The application has quite a few forms and for ...
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Is there a WordPress equivalent to MediaWiki templates

I'm new to WordPress and already in dire need of a way to reuse common page content. For example we have 10+ product pages and in different areas of each product's page I want to include a textual ...
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WordPress – site with 2 stylesheets and more…

I’m building a site that is broken up into two views (or sections): College and Corporate. » See it here When the College tab is active, the site will use college-styles.css (orange background) ...
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How to create virtual pages with information from user meta profile fields?

Dave Jesch on his site presents a way to create virtual pages in WordPress. Dave created a class "to do all the heavy lifting", as he says. I think, for my purposes this class not require changes, so ...
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Hide page visual editor if template is selected - redux

The answer given to a previous and identical question is unfortunately not working on my WP install. I'm using a version of the function recommended there. function nim_hide_editor() { $post_id ...
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Create pages automatically if they don't exist

I have a WPMU instance that works less like a network of blogs and more like a holistic application. I'm needing to do a check and see if 3 pages with the slugs 'home', 'login', and 'password' exist. ...
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Show child pages when on a child page

On my site I have a number of parent pages with associated child pages. How can I show all the child pages of one particular parent when a visitor is either on the parent page or one of it's children? ...
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How to get a feed for post type 'page'?

I'm trying to get a feed for pages and a separate feed for posts. The feed for posts works perfect as it is. I just want a separate one but i have tried all the plugins and searched for about a week ...
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Multiple portfolios with one custom post type?

I wonder what's the right way of creating portfolio website (with as many portfolio pages I want). Usually I create page template that displays posts with category = Portfolio or with posts from ...
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Change the Default Pages Menu View in wp-admin

I can't seem to figure out how to change the default view for "Pages" in the admin menu. The initial view is the "Pages" view (/wp-admin/edit.php?post_type=page) How could it change this to ...
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Custom Text Under Navigation Links

My navigation bar of my wordpress theme is set up to wp_list_pages. I'd like to display text underneath those page links. Like: Home "Home Sweet Home" Do I need a widget to accomplish this or ...
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Create a new page in WordPress theme

I am creating a functionality in WordPress where I need to create a new php page and have to link it in the menu section of my website. Though I can create a page from the dashboard but due to some ...
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Way to create pages quickly

I have a site structure that I want to create a bunch of empty pages - each with a particular parent page and template. Is there a faster way to do this than one-by-one? A plugin perhaps?
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Set a category for a page

My current theme has a portfolio section where you can have an array items based on what category they are in. My problem is that I have several pages that I want to be in the portfolio section but ...
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Automatically adding post and pages to new blog setups

I'm using the ThreeWP Broadcast plugin to add and control post and pages from the main blog to all my sub-blogs in the network. Is there anyway i can automatically add all of my post and pages from my ...
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Moving variables from one page to another

How can I link to another WordPress page but move variables to it as well (preferably not through the address bar)? For instance, I have on one page a list of shops in which a user should be able to ...
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Sitewide page on all the blogs in the network

I have WordPress multisite installed. And i need to make it so that a page called (Company Ideas) on the main blog is added to new blogs created on the network. So once someone registers a new blog. ...
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How to show post(excerpt) from specific category on wp page?

I need this on 3 pages, all 3 from different categories, and then to show several post excerpts from all 3 categories in sidebar of home page.
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Subpage template

I've had a look around already but couldn't find an answer to this. Is there a way to create a template that applies to all pages that have a parent? something like sub-page.php without having to ...
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Change names of pages in wordpress

I am inheriting a Wordpress site where the page names in URLs are very descriptive things like page_id=81. Is this something that I can change globally or do a simple search and replace on?
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Displaying part of every child page?

I have been trying to find a way to return page information in order to create a landing page. I have done this with posts before, to create a blog reel, and would like to achieve the same overall ...
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Modify Page Title before output via wp_page_list

HI all, I need to change the title of some pages before they are output on a list via wp_list_page. I don't want to change the page title in the backend To be clear, my list displays $children = ...
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Changing my permalink structure - will new layout conflict with existing page?

My site has a blog page at /blog/, with links to blog posts. A post will have a URL starting at the root of the site, which is a bit jarring. I'd like to have the posts URLs appear as if they are ...
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A check for if is parent page, if has children, if has grandchildren

I have one default page template that I wish to use for two scenarios. I'd prefer to use only one page template for the sake of simplicity for my client. Here's what I'm trying to accomplish: if ...
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List children of second level sub page

Top Level Page - Second Level Page --- Child Page --- Child Page --- Child Page The goal here is to list all children of second level, I have that done from the codex. However, when I click ...
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Creating a menu page in a Object Oriented developed plugin

I am trying for the first time to build a plugin for Wordpress following OOP way. I am having some problems while trying to create a submenu page using add_users_page() function. Here is a simple ...
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Delete pages and Create default pages for all new network sites

I am using the following code to delete some default pages and to also create some default pages for all new sites that are created. It work as is now but that is only because I purposely have a ...
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Custom Blog Post Listing in Genesis Sample Child Theme

I want to add several images and divs and also customize the look of my Blog post listing... But i can't find the way to do it. Here's the Blog Template code <?php /* WARNING: This file is ...
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Can I create multiple instances of the BuddyPress Activity Stream with separate themes? [closed]

I'm trying to take advantage of BuddyPress 1.7's new theme independence to effectively create different pages and instances of the Activity Stream with different themes. I can use HeadSpace (an ...
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Shared Content but “Updatable” Through the Main Site

I have been doing quite a lot of research the past week, and have not been able to find a solid answer that fixes my problem. So, I decided to come here to ask to see if anyone knows of how to help ...
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Page Attachment Permalink Structure based on Menu Order?

I've been on a quest for the past couple of days reading up on Rewrite in WordPress but still can't seem to figure out how to accomplish this. When using pretty links in WordPress, media attached to ...
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List Child Pages of Parent Parent Page (Child pages from Grand Parent)

OK I'm doing a a menu (sidebar menu) that will display this all child pages of parent page (currently open) Parent |-Child 1 |-Child 2 |Child 3 but in same time when someone is in bolded page ...
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single page site with subpages

i want to make a single page site which has subpages with following structure about us team -member1 -member2 contact and i want the output to be like <div class="about-us"> team content ...
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How do I approach removing menu items on the fly based on settings in my plugin?

I've started writing a plugin that allows the administrator to select specific pages and set them to be visible only to logged-in users; the plugin optionally applies the restriction to all child ...
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Get page content by category or tag

I'm trying to sort of emulate the Views behaviour in Drupal with Wordpress, but doing it in theme templates. Now, I have pages that are assembled by using wp_query in the template to get posts ...
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wp_list_pages sort order is different for different languages [closed]

I'm using the following code wp_list_pages(array('exclude' => '','title_li' => '','sort_column' => 'menu_order')) If I switch the language the sorting is different. One of the main menu ...
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Is it possible to use pages to apply static content to each taxonomy level?

I'm thinking of using a taxonomy archive template to list out my taxonomies and entries (I'm using a hierarchical structure) and then combining this with the WordPress pages module to apply static ...
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Add a specific category at a specific place to the menu that uses wp_list_pages

I have a main menu where I display pages. All the pages have associated sub-pages, however in the menu some of them are displayed by themselves without sub-pages and some are displayed with a submenu ...