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how to enqueque code in a php file from functions.php

Im building a website with wordpress, using a child theme. there is a file in the main theme folders, called entry.php that is where I need to add a bit of php at the bottom of this document. I don't ...
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How to display Categories as a index page style (wordpress)

Actually this code from archive.php template parament I want to style the category pages can anyone help me regarding this <div id="main" role="main"> <header id="introduction" ...
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Wordpress Rewrite Issue

I created a custom taxonomy, two actually (one tag and one category), for a page that lists a series of community projects. This is the parent URL: website.com/community If you go here you'll see ...
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Cannot access variables within a widget

I'm currently learning PHP and Wordpress development from a Java background at the moment. How do I access variables in public function Example_Widget() from public function widget( $args, $instance ...
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'global' not working in wordpress?

My wordpress theme consists of the file loop.php which just does this: <?php include("AAAA.php"); ?>. Now AAAA.php looks like this: <?php $test = 1; function f() { global $test; ...
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Adding theme strings to .PO file

I'm trying to translate some strings in a WP theme I'm using, but apparently there are some differences in the PHP code. Here's an example: <?php echo apply_filters( 'jobboard_job_posted_text', ...
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Creating Wordpress Shortcode with Variable

please forgive me I'm relatively new to PHP... I would like to create a shortcode called [city-name] and have tried placing the following code in my functions.php file: function get_city_name() { ...
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Replace content in Wordpress Page after GET from php page

I have a wordpress Page with an html form where i get username and password from my customers. Then i send to an external php page located in another my server and get the result from inserted ...
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Plugin not working locally, but works on server

This is a hail Mary throw, but I appreciate any ideas that could point me in the right direction. I had a "plugin" created for my wordpress site. I have a live site that is on a server and one that ...
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Dynamic data from external database - display in several WP sites

I have looked at similar questions, they don't seem to answer my specific question. I have an external database (not using tables in the WP database). I have several sites that need to pull dynamic ...
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Inserting custom PHP script on homepage

I have a simple PHP script that I want to load whenever someone lands on a homepage. It is fetching data from another service and then I have to display it in a container on the homepage. I was ...
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How to make post title determine category in wordpress

Is there any way to assign a post automatically to a category depending on the title of the post ! Suppose : Post title - This is a test post I want the post to automitically assign to category ...
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WordPress vs. Custom PHP [closed]

My client has NGO website built in custom PHP, he approached me for its revamp. I told him to build it in WordPress. But he has following concerns; and asked me WordPress vs. Custom PHP comparison. ...
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Merge PHp script into Wordpress MU for multi-tenancy

I have a PHP script with 2 database tables, one of which is named "options". I have installed a fresh Wordpress install, and I noticed the database table "options". I would like to create a ...
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Use This Code in Frontend

I am using this code, adapted to my needs: <?php /** * Plugin Name: YLDist Profile Checkboxes * Plugin URI: * Description: Profiles * Author: JPowersFreelancing * Author URI: * Version: 1.0 ...
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WSoD being caused by this piece of code

This is a function I'm writing which is supposed to post an input along with some other information, to a database. As of right now, activating the plugin produces a WSoD, when the function is removed ...
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How to make in WordPress admin panel sortable column for the custom field, that count the number of page impressions?

Good day! I try to make display post counter for WordPress. Output count of views function getPostViews($postID){ $count_key = 'post_views_count'; $count = get_post_meta($postID, $count_key, true); ...
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Adding php directly into widget shortcode

So here is my button shortcode in my widget. [button title="EDIT" href="<?php ech edit_product_url( $post->ID ); ?>"] As you can guess the href url does not work. What would be the best ...
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Empty result when trying to fetc post in the future

I am trying to fetch a single post that is either scheduled or published using a custom WP Query. The query is running asynchronously. However I get no results. Here is my code: ... $args = array( ...
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How to change html generated by wordpress media uploader

I have managed to change the output of wordpress media uploader using image_send_to_editor exampled below (where the output is image:($url)) However I want to do the same with other files like ...
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How to add pagination into post showing

I have created a plugin to display all posts on any page by short code. But how do I add pagination? global $wpdb; query_posts('cat='.$cat); $table_name = $wpdb->prefix . "advertisement"; ...
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Auto remove empty values in array

I have a custom meta box that let's users add new fields. If the fields are saved the values are stored in an array. If a user wants to delete a certain value he empties the field and saves the page ...
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Why is the_permalink only echoing the base category?

0 down vote favorite I am running the following code on Wordpress: <?php if ( have_posts() ) : while ( have_posts() ) : the_post(); ?> <li><?php the_permalink() ?>,<?php the_ID() ...
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Add a wp editor to custom plugin and save data

I'm creating a custom plugin. One of the fields in the plugin let's the user add data. If I add a textarea the user has no control over the text. So I would like to add a editor. I know WordPress ...
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Creating a text file in plugin directory not working

I am creating a plugin that in admin end will create a text.file but when I tried it, no text file were created. this is my code.. if($_POST['pluginvalue_hidden'] == 'Y') { ...
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How to Generate a list of Most Commented post?

I'm trying to call a list of most commented post. But the call to the DB returns always the same post (the first one in the loop) This is my code in functions.php function ...
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Would it be possible to route Wordpress Through an MVC Application

I have a slim framework application in the root directory /. I have a wordpress install in the '/blog/' child directory. This is all fine and well as i can easily access the /blog/ folder and any ...
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Jquery ajax to custom php file: returning blank data

I created a custom php file, put it in my folder. The files does insert some data to the database to a custom table i created. require wp_path() . "/wp-load.php"; global $wpdb; $favorite_table = ...
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Using wp_send_json to return HTML

I don't understand how to return HTML correctly via AJAX. I have this routine function DisplayEventInfoBox() { ?> <div id="eventInfo"> <div class="avail-from cart-right"> ...
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unable to set uploaded file via frontend form as featured image

i have a form that allows input of name ,email & photo...when i click on submit i want it to insert a row into the posttype called'contact' with the info submitted by the form and the image as the ...
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Result from wp_send_json adds line feed

I've got a local Windows stack running AMPPS at 5.4.35 and my code runs fine but when I deploy to my Bluehost server running PHP 5.4.28 the execution of wp_send_json is different. wp_send_json( ...
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PHP Wordpress Monthly Top Author in Sidebar

Im trying to show List of Top Author by Property Update Count (Monthly) in my sidebar. How to adjust this php code. This php only show AUTHOR list in my sidebar, not sort it by Monthly Property Update ...
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custom plugin with upload files does not work

I an creating a custom plugin that used shortcodes.. then it will have a feature that will upload files and stores it in wp-content/uploads/ directory.. but it seems I got an error.. Warning: ...
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How to run ajax in Wordpress Post?

I am trying to use ajax in wordpress I have two comboboxes in single-meetings.php the second combobox values are based on selection from the first one here is my single-meetings.php <form ...
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Rewriting to a different page based on existence of query string?

I have a home page (id = 4) and a form page (id = 5). I want to send them back to the home page if they don't have a query string. But if they do have the query string we are looking for, then I want ...
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Updating From Mobile App - Exposing Site to Hacking

I have made a simple Mobile App to update a wordpress site. It starts with a login (to the app) and then with forms, sends data via POST method to a PHP file that then uses wp_insert_post, ...
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keep parent slug active in menu when child menu is hidden

i want to know how to keep a menu active when child menu parent_slug is null and i don't want show that menu to user because its my edit menu add_menu_page('Manage', 'Manage', 'administrator', ...
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My wordpress website admin panel loads very slow, what can i do about that? [closed]

I am having a very slow load time for long time now, I read absolutely everything that I could about how to speed up my WordPress website hosted on azure, However there things that I am not capable to ...
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Limit Taxonomy Parents

I've got a custom taxonomy set up as hierarchical, with a custom function to limit the number of categories the user can select to one. I also need to limit the depth that this custom taxonomy can ...
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wordpress add_action() issue in ajax call

After a hole day finding solution for the issue, i didn't get what is exactly i am making the mistake. Please give your valuable answer for my issue and humble request not to block if you can't ...
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How to handle loading all Post records and allowing user to select which ones they want inserted into newsletter?

For a while now I have wanted to build a new WP PLugin that allows you to selects Posts and generate a MailChimp Newsletter. It let's you use a template and select all the posts you want in the ...
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Form in page template not working or updating

I have a gallery of images with a button for each image. When a button for an image is clicked I want the custom field, called count, be updated with the newcount... but the form method is not ...
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how can I make content from a plugin hidden when user is logged in? [duplicate]

I would like to make my social icons at the top of my page disappear when a user logs in to my website... what is the best way to go about this and can you give me all options that are possible ...
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Class property seems to lose scope, attached to save_post action?

This may be more suited for StackExchange, so if you think that would be the right place to direct my question - please let me know :). So, I have a class with a property of save_list. This is an 2D ...
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main menu page redirects to user ID

I have a site that displays fitness results to clients. It works by showing them a page based on their UID displaying unique charts and graphs etc. I can redirect members to the unique pages on ...
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Non-array argument in array_merge()-function [closed]

I'm building a small plugin, basically with a settings page that holds four text fields and two checkboxes. Everything works fine, including the checkboxes - as long as one or both of them are ticked ...
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Categories in the wrong order php

I have this code of php and it pulls categories in the wrong order <?php $args = array( 'hide_empty' => false, ...
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How can I make content disappear when a user logs in?

I am working in Wordpress, and I would like to make certain elements disappear once a user logs in. How can I do this? I have social icons on my page that I positioned to the center of my menu bar at ...
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Wordpress supercache real time preload

When a user create a new post, WP automatically share this URL in Twitter. This cause Twitterbots and other crawlers make many http request. All this process occur in 3 seconds where WP receive 6 to ...
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How to make a variable available for the duration of the page request

I'm trying to limit the number of database reads per page request. Currently, each time the get_avatar hook fires, I make a call to get_option() which returns some data. The $data returned doesn't ...