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Mega Menu Walker

I'm trying to create a mega menu walker. Unfortunately, walkers completely escape my coding knowledge. I could really use some help getting it working. Here's the features I need: Wrap the ...
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Wordpress loop is not working

Can anyone tell me why this wordpress blog is looping the header and banner over and over? It seems like instead of just looping the post it is looping the whole page. This code is inside of my ...
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How to extract URLs from wordpress taxonomies

I am in quite a trouble. I need to extract all possible url from my wordpress blog be it of post, tag, category or anything else after domian-name.tld/*. I tried my hand on few available codes and ...
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implementing a jQuery “click to expand” link in Wordpress [closed]

Novice coder - apologies for any stupid comments I've been trying to make a show more button on one of the div s on my Wordpress blog page. I've looked at a number of tutorials that all seem to agree ...
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Adding fields to user profiles, modifiable only by admins

I'd like to create a field called "Subscription" on user profiles that would have one of three values : "Active", "Out of date" and "Inactive." In the form of a dropdown ideally. I would like this ...
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Shortcode won't execute

I've created a shortcode using my limited knowledge, google, and stackexchange to do so. But when I load the page, it loads above the page contents and appears as html text. (shortocode text) ...
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Dynamically Generate Functions and Hooks

I'm trying to find if it's possible to dynamically generate functions and hooks. All functions do the same thing, and all hooks are essentially the same. Here's an example of a hook/function combo: ...
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Redirect loop upon installation of my plugin

I have created a plugin that uses a shortcode [MyCreditStatus] to display a form (multi-page form). This plugin uses an API that I also made. When I try to install the plugin, there are times that ...
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Dynamic Post Type Variable echo as string?

Working on a Wordpress Theme. I'm trying to make dynamic post-type names. My code is throwing error but I feel like I'm close... what am I missing? my variables are correct, but the coding within the ...
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Can't find text source file in WP theme [closed]

The site is http://www.rimongod.ee I'm having trouble with locating the file that holds the text "REDESIGN YOURSELF" that sits under the header image. There's nothing in index.php, header.php or one ...
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wpdb::prepare was called incorrectly

I have this code to remove orphaned posts after deleting custom post type. It works, but this code... global $wpdb; $wpdb->query( $wpdb->prepare( "DELETE a,b,c FROM wp_posts a ...
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conditional logic for front-end custom field edits

I'm just starting to learn php/js and would like some recommendations on the best way to setup my logic: Goal- Display the value in a custom metafield in the custom post type. If the user is the ...
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How to sent a email outside Wordpress?

I am setting up a paid membership page on WordPress. It uses a form to get credit card information and an email address, then runs the card and on success sets up a new user. I can run the card, and ...
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How can I use wp_insert_comment to write a comment when a post is edited?

This would mean that when post A was edited by User1, a new comment would appear under post A that reads 'edited by User1', so that the post edit history can easily be seen. A link to the post ...
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fatal error call to undefined function get_header in index.php on line 1‏

I'm really new to WordPress and just started learning watching video tutorials. Whenever i try to load the index.php file from my themes folder it gives a Fatal error: call to undefined function ...
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Posting code inside the post instead of in the template file using shortcode

I am using two plugins one of which is Thumbs Rating which have have a shortcode like this for example in order to display the thumbs rating option: The code bellow is to be used in the templates ...
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How to access global variable $menu inside a class function

am puzzling why can't i access the global variable $menu inside a php class function class adminMenus { public function getWPdefaultmenus(){ global $menu; return $menu; } } using ...
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Undefined index notice when using the $args parameter in add_settings_field()

I'm using the Settings API to provide my admin-user with some options for a plugin I'm writing. I have about 30 text fields to output on the plugin options page so I have created a very general ...
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WP_Query fails despite having 1 post

I'm doing a typical custom post type query with args like this: array (size=4) 'post_type' => string 'custom_post_type' (length=15) 'post_status' => string 'publish' (length=7) ...
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Dynamic CSS through PHP issue

I am trying to create a dynamic style.php stylesheet. The most basic function I am testing is a color picker on my theme-options. The color picker works, but my dynamic css file does not. On Chrome I ...
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PHP if have image display image, if else text

I'm a front-end web developer struggling with some theme option support. I am struggling to write a simple function in my header.php which allows me to do the following: "if user uploads an image, ...
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Why use the Settings API over a new administration menu?

I'm writing a 'quote-me' plugin which provides the end-user with a quote based on data they submit through a front-end form. The quote is calculated according to a price list. The price list varies ...
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Saving category as insert post

I'm having a problem with $_POST a category. I got something like that : // ADD THE FORM INPUT TO $new_post ARRAY $new_post = array( 'post_title' => $title, 'post_content' => ...
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Enforcing password complexity

We need to enforce password complexity in a wordpress site, we used this article: http://www.webtipblog.com/force-password-complexity-requirements-wordpress/ We created the following in ...
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Wordpress plugin creating sidebar on the theme/page

I am creating a plugin and I need it to create a sidebar on the page, but I have no idea what to do or what to search. So once my plugin is activated, the sidebar needs to appear. The color and text ...
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Using strpos with WordPress

I have a navigation bar that uses strpos to highlight the tab of the current page the user is on. This method works fine as: <a <?php if (strpos($_SERVER['PHP_SELF'], 'current-journal')) echo ...
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W3 Total Cache Can't Really Detect Things

I'm running Apache + Cpanel with PHP installed as an apache module. I've been trying to setup W3 Total Cache to see the php and apache extensions, and I've been having trouble. It detects curl and ...
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Ajax contact form return 0

I have a contact form that I want to submit using ajax. It seems like send the data, but the only retrieved is 0. HTML form: <form method="post" ...
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Set variable in javascript and using in my shortcode

my script is function($) { var google_map_address = $('#address').text(); $(function () { $('#gmap').gmap3({ marker: { address: google_map_address }, map: { options: { ...
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Wordpress widget in custom theme

I created a custom theme and writing a basic widget for my wordpress based website. If I paste the code in functions.php the code works fine, however if I paste the code in a separate file and keep it ...
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How do I / Is it possible to execute an external PHP file / function inside Wordpress?

On my set-up, there is the regular website which consists of a header and content (both printed from separate PHP files located in domain.com/includes/) and a Wordpress blog based in a subdirectory ...
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get_the_term_list give me a whitespace

I'm using this code to get my term list, It works fine, but it also give me a white space before my TERM name, Any thoughts? <span class="metaorange"><?php $terms_as_text = strip_tags( ...
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Plugins not working on AJAX requests

I have an AJAX request that retrieves information from a function I coded in my own plugin, here is how I set the ajax function: function my_ajax_function () { do_action('my_plugin_function'); } ...
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posts_nav_link pulling in multiple post types

I have an archive-regularproducts.php set up that looks like so: PHP: <?php if ( have_posts() ) : while ( have_posts() ) : the_post(); ?> //content goes here <?php endwhile; ...
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how to put the logo in the center of other items in the navigation bar

I'm developing a website in wordpress and I have to create a navigation bar in which the logo of the website has to be put between items like this: item1 item2 LOGO item3 item4 I'm thinking to use ...
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Custom navigation menu with awsAccordion

I'm making a custom template for my client. Well i'm strangling for hours, for making the vertical accordion menu dynamic so my client can change the nav links etc. The structure of the navigation is ...
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How to add php stylesheet to admin section instead of admin_head hook

how can we do the below code using separate file let say admin-style.php add_action('admin_head', 'custom_admin_style'); function custom_admin_style() { $bg_color = get_option('custom_color'); ...
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Closed html class after counter = multiple of 3

How to closed my class in multiple of 3. i don't want to use this if ( $counter == 3 || $counter == 6 || $counter == 9 || $counter == 12) { $output.=' </div>'; } but i ...
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Parse error syntax error unexpected t_string [closed]

I'm getting the following error: PHP Syntax Check: Parse error: syntax error, unexpected 'qtip' (T_STRING), expecting ')' in your code on line 14 in this code: <?php // Always use ...
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How to get the post count for the last x days filtering by categories

How can I get the posts count for eg the last 4 days, but only for specific categories eg. (1,2,3)? Thanks in advance.
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Ajax - Call to undefined function get_option()

So I've been working in Wordpress lately with Ajax and I managed to get some stock data into my site from my database. However, I am now trying to use Ajax to load Wordpress posts into my left ...
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List sibling pages widget, exclude current page

I successfully created a widget that displays sibling pages to the current page I'm on in the sidebar. Only thing is, I'm not capable of excluding the current page - can someone please assist here? ...
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Taxonomy term count

I have a custom post type called "RESOURCES" which I used to create a directory of resources on my website. This CPT has the taxonomy called "PRICES". There are three terms free free trial premium ...
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Ninja Forms - pull in some post related information

I am building a real estate website. There is a custom post type, called "Agents", that holds all the contact info, like the email address. I also have a custom post type called "Properties" where you ...
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Change taxonomy for categories

I am using a plugin called "Recent posts widget extended" with a directory theme where i have directory listings showing as adverts in a sidebar on specific pages. The plugin allows me to show posts ...
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How do I convince this button to do something when it is clicked?

I'm trying to use ajax to give me an alert when I click a button. Eventually I want it to do some form validation, but for now I would be happy just to see the alert. I've read the docs and about a ...
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Question about file path for include/require methods

So I am currently rather new to Wordpress development and I had a question about the file path for the include() and require() methods. I have a php script within my Wordpress installation that I ...
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Query category-specific, paginated posts and allow viewer to change sort order

Maybe this has already been asked here, but I can't seem to find a solution, so forgive me if this is a duplicate. I have coded a custom template to display all posts from a category with the ID 36. ...
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Accessing Variables Used In a Plugin Using PHPStorm + XDebug

I'm currently attempting to use XDebug 2.2.1 and PHPStorm 7.1 to debug my WordPress plugin. So far, I've successfully installed XDebug and breakpoints are working fine. However, I'm unable to access ...
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Showpost and last

I need your help. I would like to bring up the last (number) from my template classified ads. Here's the code: <?php $the_query = new WP_Query( array( 'showposts' => 10, ...