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CPT archive 404ing when using a custom taxonomy name as a variable

So, I'm using a custom post type archive and generating a JavaScript-based filtering interface for sorting through results. Here's an example: http://www.inverity.org/sermons/ Now, what I'd like to ...
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Determine WP_Query parameters from URL

I'm wondering if it's possible to determine WP_Query parameters by only using the given page URL. The reason I'm trying to do this because I'm developing a SPA theme (and ultimately a JSON response) ...
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How do I know what variables are passed in a filter/action and what their meaning is?

Something I have seen several times now and I don't understand is the following: In a theme's functions.php a function is defined and then attached to a hook, like so (simplified example): function ...
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Why “?v=hash” is added to my URLs? [closed]

I'm new to wordpress, I set up everything, but there's something that bothers me: on every single URL or link, there's a "?v=hash" appended everywhere (example.com/?v=d21feabed96b). I tried to see ...
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Display posts from an author using search parameters (not author template/query_posts)

Is there a way to retrieve a list of all the posts by an author using search (example: ?s&author=xxx)? I can't use query_posts or author template (don't ask why, take it as a condition). And it ...
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Open Wordpress 'Add New Post' admin page with parameters set via $_GET

I want to launch my web browser from an automation tool I use and open Wordpress "Add Nwe Post" page in the admin area with specific title and content (it varies everytime, I generate it dynamically ...
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Any way to use a custom Parameter for youtube embed without using an iframe?

I do not want to display the titles of videos I embed on my wordpress site. The way I've been doing this is using the embed link, inserting the iframe in the wordpress post and adding the custom ...
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Query string parameters from custom fields, inconsistent results

I've got a custom post type called course. Within a course post, I have a number of custom fields, specifically (all AFC select dropdowns): course_or_project, time_to_complete_project, ...
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wp_remote_get() and javascript/noscript situation

I am using wp_remote_get() to get access to certain pages on the net. However, when I make a call using wp_remote_get(), the response I recieve is a webpage that contains the following lines of code: ...
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wp_parse_args & category parameter

Am trying to use this code: function wp_custom_archive($args = '') { global $wpdb, $wp_locale; $defaults = array( 'cat' => 6, //doing nothing 'format' ...
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Order & Orderby Parameters

I am trying to figure out what the orderby parameter is for "newest" post author. http://codex.wordpress.org/Class_Reference/WP_User_Query#Order_.26_Orderby_Parameters I want to order users by ...
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Why does rewrite rule work for page not for custom post type post?

Update: I read that a custom rewrite rule might be overridden and drop any parameter variables, when the custom rewrite rule is used on a child/parent page/post. The post my custom rewrite rule is ...
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How to add parameter to wp_enqueue_script?

I have the situation that I need to include special scripts only in case a parameter in a macro is used. For the background, see the following: My plugin ChessTempoViewer which wraps a JavaScript ...
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Pass additional parameter in the URL

How do I pass additional parameter in the url for pagination to work my existing page link is http://localhost/site/wp-admin/admin.php?page=myPage How do I create the syntax / logic in PHP to add ...
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Using several add_action with parameters inside a class

I'm creating a theme framework and using a class to initiate all basic function of the theme (adding theme support, menus, etc). I've got stuck when I tried to enqueue the scripts and styles though: ...
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Making extra parameters optional

I've setup a very specific function and it works well but I'd like to make the parameters optional but I can't get a handle on the regex bit: add_rewrite_rule('whats-on/([^/]+)/([^/]+)/([^/]+)/?$', ...
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How do I retain url parameters the entire time a user browses my site?

We have customers that come from other sites and I would like to retain a url parameter /?lead=openeye throughout the time that they're browsing. That way when they fill out a form I can capture the ...
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Using different parameters for different queries with pre get posts in functions.php

Im using pre_get_posts for my taxonomy.php for my products and paginations to work properly. And I have my pre_get_posts in my functions.php. This is how that current code looks in my functions. ( ...
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get_the_title($postID) OR get_the_title()?

I would like to know which could be more performant between these two approaches of getting data of a post To use a loop after a WP_Query($aConditions) and use functions like get_the_title() ... and ...
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Any way to use a custom Parameter for vimeo embed without using an iframe?

I am trying to get some oembed parameters attached to my Vimeo clips. I tried to get it going using the following two instructions: Passing Parameters to a Vimeo link in a WordPress Custom Field - ...
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How to add URL-Parameter for Javascript Widgets?

I need to add pamarameters to URLs that are read by javascript widgest/gadgets run on the site. Whenever I just add them e.g. the original URL is http://example.com/blog/page/ and the parameter is ...
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How to create a shortcode with 1 parameter (atts)

I am having trouble getting a shortcode to work with 1 attribute. Here is my shortcode [sme_user-email userID="2"] Here are my scripts - none of them work. function getUserEmail_func($atts) { ...
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oEmbed vimeo with add_query_arg parameters not inserted to HTML

I'm trying to add some parameters to oEmbeded Vimeo videos on my homepage template. I used the solution (with add_query_arg) that @splashingpixels suggested here: Add parameters vimeo videos using ...
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Passing parameters to a static front page

I have googled a lot, but so far haven't come close to a proper solution yet. I need help with passing parameters to the homepage of a WordPress website. Here's my setup / requirements: I use a page ...
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post_parent array doesn't work

I have a problem. I created a shortcode to show a galerie. I used query_posts to fetch all posts of a parent post and get the data from there: function galerie_baureihe() { $parent_id = ...
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Does anyone know all parameters of get_comments()

Here is the link. There is a lot of parameters that didn't explain yet, and I want to know all about it. Thought, I have try to read the code, but can not understand it at all. The more I try to read ...
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How to return hook data when multiple parameters are present?

What is the proper way of returning data to a hook when there is more than one parameter present? Example apply_filters('image_downsize', false, $attachment->ID, $size) Attaching a callback ...
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why do I have to use required parametres?

Why, when I want to use add_filter( 'author_link', 'foo', 10, 3 ); function foo ( $link, $author_id, $author_nicename ) {} I have to use 3 required parametres? Why cant I do this: add_filter( ...
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Where is this function's callback getting its arguments from?

This might be better suited to Stack Overflow, thought I'd try here first though. I was walking through this tutorial by Justin Tadlock and encountered the function below being used as the callback ...
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How to get setting from separate file?

I writing a wordpress plugin, that connects to external database and fetch data. Also it create custom button for vitual editor. By clicking this button modal window has been opened, and after that I ...
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query_posts with meta_value

I have category 'news' http://localhost/foldername/news, for each 'news' posts I have custom field called 'years' and is set up as a Text Field. I have 2 values assigned n different posts '2013' and ...
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What is wrong with my WP_Query Arguments?

In my single.php file I am using a nested WP_Query to show more posts, at the bottom of the page. My code for the query and nested loop are as follows: <?php $ep_args = array( ...
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Sortby parameter to sort users

So for my post list, currently these are sortby post_count. Now, I am trying to sort the posts by "most newest" or "recent" Here is how the shortcode works [sortby=post_count] Other parameters ...
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Trying to use add_action and do_action with parameters

In my themes functions.php I trying to add a function with parameters (as a test if this works, not for the functionality) and it simply doesn't work. The parameters always arrive empty even if I ...
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missing argument 2 when passing arguments to add_action

I wanted to pass arguments to a function triggered by an add_action hook. I followed the codex on this. I got a warning and the result was erratic, with an unexpected behavior. This question has ...
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How to pass on a value as parameter via url to another page

I'm dealing with a problem I can't solve myself. I did a few hours of research about it, but I didn't manage to make it work. I want to send a parameter via the url to the page I'm forwarding to and ...
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How to parse a custom url (within WP site) and obtain params passed to that URL

In my WP site-- eg. http://www.mydomain.com-- a request has to be passed to a custom URL-- http://www.mydomain.com/custompage?param1=abc&param2=def Now, I wish to obtain the parameters passed to ...
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Why won't the action hook wp_head accept parameters?

I'm working on a plugin that adds scripting to the head using add_action('wp_head',..); I have to pass a variable to the function to get my desired result. To test this I'm simple "echoing" out ...
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Detecting $_GET parameters from any page + Cookie

I'm trying to create a basic affiliation system plugin that for now, will do the following: If it exists, read a $_GET URL parameter in any page (for instance http://mysite.com/about/?affid=1234). ...
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How do I pass $in_foooter to wp_enqueue_script() without passing other params?

I have some scripts that I'm enqueueing like this: wp_enqueue_script("jquery"); wp_enqueue_script("myscript" , get_template_directory_uri()."/js/myscript.js", Array('myscript'), " "); I want to ...
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Adding a Tag Parameter / Filter to My Shortcode

I have this plugin that displays category featured image thumbnails for each post via shortcodes.. like so, [categorythumbnaillist 3] (3 being the category of course) I would like it to only show ...
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Pre-existing arguments when using queries

I am struggling to understand how queries work with get_posts(), query_posts() and WP_Query(). In particular I do not understand what pre-existing selection may exist when using these on a given page ...
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Loop 1 user randomly

At the moment I am using wp_user_query to loop users from a specific role(leden) on a webpage. For the overview page this is working fine, but on my homepage I want to feature one random user. I was ...
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How can I make query string parameter used by shortcode content part of permalink?

I have made shortcode content that displays a form where you can enter some values, after submit save the values in a database table and redirect to /pageurl?id=x. If the query string parameter id is ...
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isset not working on 'error' param with valid URL

The below code is not working when there is an 'error' param, but does work with the other two params. For example: /my-courses/?error=access_denied When the URL looks like the above, the if ...
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Get parameters and custom page template

My WP website have calendar page with custom page template. If i open mysite.com/cal i see calendar of current month, if i open mysite.com/cal/?month=01&year=2015 i see calendar for january. It ...
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Redirect based on $_GET parameters

I'm coding a payment gateway plugin for a webshop. I'm having trouble redirecting the users to two different pages based on the order status. In the payment sent to the gateway I can add one ...
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Using permalinks with parameters

I am trying to make a custom web app with wordpress. I have a page, Person with URL http://www.domainname.com/person. In that page, i have a shortcode. This shortcode is going to extract a get ...
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How can I change sidebar position via URL parameter?

I have live Customizer on my theme and there is an option to set the sidebar position to align left or right. How can I change the sidebar position via URL parameter? For example, if my sidebar ...
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Dynamically change page title from URL param

I currently use SEO plugin but I need some extra help because the plugin cannot help me in this case. I have a page that displays data based on a URL parameter (ie. http://example.com/?user=john25). ...