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How to fix pagination for custom loops?

I have added a custom/secondary query to a template file/custom page template; how can I make WordPress use my custom query for pagination, instead of using the main query loop's pagination? Addendum ...
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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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Pagination not working with custom loop

I've got a custom loop that I'm using to display some Real Estate listings that will be available within 60 days. I'm calling it with the following function: <?php $sixtydays = date('Y/m/d', ...
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Why do you need an unlikely integer in paginating?

The paginate_links Codex function reference has some sample code that's being reposted all over the net. It has a section that uses a variable called $big = 999999999; // need an unlikely integer: ...
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Paged posts - how to use numbers and next/previous links?

I want wp_link_pages (mutli-page posts) to display the page numbers, the word "previous" before those numbers, and a "next" after those numbers. It would look like this: Prev 1, 2, 3, 4 Next I'm ...
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Custom pagination for custom post types (by names)

I have two custom post types that deal with people's names. Right now, in browsing views, it just lists them all alphabetically and the pagination breaks them down by numbers, which isn't terribly ...
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How to determine if I'm on the first page of pagination?

How do I determine if I'm on the very first page of pagination? I'm using WP_Pagenavi. I want to run a function only on the first page of the pagination. I checked the query_var 'paged', it's set to 0 ...
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Change the “page” slug in pagination

Simple question. When pagination is activated, the URL changes to "site.com/page/2". For my site, this should be "site.com/paggetto/2". How can I change that rewrite rule? I also want to change ...
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Pagination resolving to first page only

My pagination is only linking to the same posts that are on my front page. I have 3 posts on my front page, when I press next it goes to /page/2 but only shows the same 3 posts, with no previous ...
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How to show a single post on the front page but have normal paging?

I would like to have a single post on my front page (always the latest), but let normal paging work. So the front page has post 1, the next page should have post 2-11 (1-10 is fine too), then 12-21 or ...
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Allow variable amount of comments before pagination

There is an option in the admin settings allowing you to define how many comments should be listed before creating a new page for the next ones. I would like to have the same number of comments for ...
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Aggregate comments, with pagination

I want to build a page that would display all comments, regardless of which post they're attached to. I also want that page to be paginated, since it'll potentially have 10,000+ comments. I'm not ...
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post pagination names, not numbers

currently, using <!--nextpage--> on a post pulls just numbers. What I would like is to be able to name each page break, and then call the name instead of just a number. Something like: ...
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Problem with add_rewrite_rule and pagination (paged and page query_vars)

I have a custom taxonomy named location and I want to add sections like 'news' and 'marketplace' for each term, so my url looks like /location/montreal/news/ It works perfectly until I try to add ...
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How to display pagination links for WP_User_Query?

I think I'm nearly there with this, but I can't get the pagination links to show for a directory of authors I'm creating. My code is below, but I don't know how to get the links to navigate between ...
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WP_Query Pagination on single-custom.php

What I am looking to do: Setup WP_Query pagination in a single-custom-post-type.php template file What I have done 1) Created a post type called "authors". Each post within that post type is an ...
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Get the current page URL (including pagination)

Is there a WP function to automatically get the correct URL of the current page? Meaning if I just opened a single post, the function returns the same as get_permalink(), but if I'm on a paginated ...
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Find out total number of pages in global query on archive page?

I'm trying to find out whether there is more than one page of posts (I've set my posts per blog page to 5 in the reading settings) in a custom category template. I would think the global query would ...
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How can I make wp-pagenavi work on a custom query built upon a form submission? [closed]

I've also posted this on the wordpress support forums, for scribu's wp-pagenavi plugin: http://wordpress.org/support/topic/plugin-wp-pagenavi-custom-query-form-submit-part-2?replies=1 My situation: ...
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Custom Taxonomy not working with posts_per_page in new WP_query (pagination problem)

OK, so i'm messing with Custom Taxonomies for the second time and in both instances i've run into this problem where using the posts_per_page argument in either a query_posts or WP_query scenario.. ...
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Paginate result set from $wpdb->get_results()

Is there an easy way to paginate the result set coming from $wpdb->get_results()? I want to get a paginated list of a user's comments on the author_archive page - some of the users of the community ...
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Help making my pagination plugin better

I'm not sure if this is the right place to ask for this kind of help since is not an actual question but hopefully I can learn a thing or two. I'm developing a plugin (my first one) inspired in the ...
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Date based URLs for custom posts and pagination

I have created a custom permalink structure for a custom post type (events) using the code below: $GLOBALS["wp"]->add_query_var("event_year"); $GLOBALS["wp"]->add_query_var("event_monthnum"); ...
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Reverse comment pagination numbers

I would like to reverse the comment pagination numbers so that the newest comments show on page 1 instead of the last page. I did an array_reverse for the comments_array and set the Wordpress ...
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How can i retrieve default post per page value? from settings->reading. And total number of posts?

I want to retrieve the default value of Post per page (the value that is set in settings->reading. I've looked around and so far I've only found ways to query it. problem is i dont want to change ...
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get_query_var( 'paged' ) not working outside of homepage

Twenty Eleven Theme... On the home page, I have successfully filtered the loop to display just "Featured" posts with pagination functioning properly through nav links. I'm trying to display posts ...
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wp_pagenavi() with custom wp_query()?

<?php /* Template Name: Projects */ ?> <?php get_header();?> <section id="content"> <section id="main"> <?php $loop = new ...
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How to determine if theres a next page

I am new to wordpress development, just trying to convert my HTML into a WordPress theme, I started with Chris Coyer's blank theme. <div class="navigation"> <div ...
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WordPress Paginate $wpdb->get_results

Due to a complex multisite config, I have a query which combines the posts from two blogs and I would like to paginate the results. I am grateful for any help. I have posted my query. ...
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Custom post type archive 404's with paginate_links

im using paginate_links function to create pagination on my custom post type archives, no matter what i do im hitting 404 errors when going to view page 2 (ie clicking to go on one page in the ...
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Different 'posts_per_page' setting for first, and rest of the paginated pages?

How do you set the posts_per_page query setting so that a different number of posts are displayed on the first of the paginated pages (of home, archive, search, etc.) and the rest of them? For ...
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Display “Page 3 of 5” for a paginated post

I have a custom post type that I want to display the page you are on and how many pages total in this manner "Page 3 of 5" (meaning you are on page 3 of a 5 page post). These don't have to be links, ...
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Custom Post Type Archive Page: Set Posts Per Page, Paginate

I have a custom post type called video. Would like to paginate its archive page, showing only 3 posts on each page. There is also a custom loop on the archive page that outputs all the video posts ...
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Combining two wordpress queries with pagination is not working

I am trying to combine two WordPress queries but it's not working as well as pagination. I want to display today's all posts sorted by comment count and after that I want to display all posts ...
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How to paginate wordpress [gallery] shortcode?

I am using wordpress gallery shortcode [gallery] I was wondering if there is anyway to paginate them without using a plugin.
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next_posts_link not working for loop called with ajax

On my homepage I display a loop of posts that I allow to be replaced by ajax search results and other custom loops. Those results are returned in a template with a custom wp_query. The issue is ...
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Query causing load because of SQL_CALC_FOUND_ROWS post counting?

I found this query causing some load in the server, my hosting provdier asked me to look on it. SELECT SQL_CALC_FOUND_ROWS wp_posts I think this select no. rows found in wp_posts table.. but i ...
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How To create ajaxed wp-pagenavi?

I'm using WordPress as a Facebook platform and have a page that shows posts from 2 different categories. Each category has it's own pagination using wp-pagenavi. In order to stay in Facebook I need ...
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WordPress search: pretty URLs (permalinks), custom post types and pagination

I have three separate search boxes on my website: species CPT search, glossary CPT search and a general search which I'd like to search post and species post types. My questions are threefold, ...
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How can I see all of a post's comments on a single page as a reader, if pagination is enabled?

Is there an URL I can access, or an argument that can be passed, to disable pagination on the reader's side? The blog uses standard Wordpress comment pagination, i.e., ...
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Multiple Paginations on one Page

I have a page template which aggregates multiple CPT's in different areas of the page and displays the first post from each CPT. I'd like to add a separate pagination for each of them. Is it possible ...
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Implementing a general Table of Content across single paginated post pages

I am working on a blog and most of my posts are so long they require pagination. See one of my posts. This post has a lot of pages. The only problem is that I can't find a way to show a table of ...
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Infinite scroll / lazy loading with NextGen Gallery

I'm working on a project for a friend that involves a massive page with 3,000+ photos. See: http://www.thepurplepixie.com/projects/purple-pixies-people-project/ Currently, I have pagination set to 50 ...
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How to add CSS Class to previous_post_link or get previous/next post link URL

How can I add a CSS Class to the previous_post_link output or just get the URL and create the HTML markup myself
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Pagination with custom SQL query

I have my own SQL string to select Custom Post Type posts with specific WHERE clause. I've used the offset and limit to return appropriate posts depending on a page being displayed. That's working ...
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paginate_links() adds empty href to first page and previous link

This is really weird. In attempting to solve this problem i ended up with an almost perfect use of paginate_links() instead of a custom pagination function: $myquery = new WP_Query($args); $paged = ...
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Why does pagination always break when used on any form of a home page?

Why does WP pagination break when used on the homepage? If you take the code below and use it in a page template it works perfectly (make sure you have 3 or more posts). However, as soon as you use ...
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Post_count only shows the number of results per page

I have a wp_query $wp_query = new WP_Query($args); but for some reason the $wp_query->post_count only shows the amount of posts on each page. So if I set 'showposts' => '10' and 12 results are ...
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Change Posts per page count

In the wordpress settings => Reading => Blog pages show at most [input field] posts I have it set to 3 posts at the moment. On my index, date archives, tag archives, category archives, search ...
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paginate_links() don't properly work in search.php?

I'm using this in my search.php template … <div class="pagination"> <?php echo get_pagination_links(); ?> </div> And this is the function … function get_pagination_links() { ...