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How do I filter a custom post type loop by a field?

OK, very simple task, I'm just not good at PHP. I have a page where I want to list some staff using a styled list. Here is the page all working fine, I just need to divide the results - ...
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Adding a custom image upload size and making it selected by default?

How can I add a custom image upload size with a width of 550px and make it selected by default in the Add Media page? Currently, there are 4 sizes available: Thumbnail, Medium, Large and Full Size. ...
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How to create and work with custom data / tables (i.e., for arbitrary data)?

Getting started on Wordpress just today. I noticed that Wordpress created tables in a mySql database (with name *.wrdp1) when I first set it up. These tables cover comments, posts, users, and some ...
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Stop wordpress from “correcting” my code?

I'm starting to lose my patience with Wordpress. I've downloaded a raw html plugin that should stop wordpress from converting some characters to their entities, I won't use the visual editor but ...
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How do I create a single Wordpress page that will use PHP to include different HTML files based on a vaule in the URL?

I have used PHP on a page to include HTML files on a page such as: <?php require("http://www.mysite.edu/_sports/static/season_box.html"); ?> This works well for including a single file that ...
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Apply html elements in php statement

I know this is probably going to sound like a beginner question ... to which it is in some sort. I have this statement in my one plugin that i am working on: add_post_meta($newpostid, 'name', ...
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select wordpress custom post type

I have one wordpress theme which contain Custom Post Type. And in my theme I can add that as a page which show some different URL. Now when I call a WP function (is_page('some-page')) for wordpress ...
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need help with existing code showing subpages

I am helping a friend make some changes to a wordpress theme. At the moment displaying subpages works only for one parent and its subpages (the one with id 31), but we want it to work for all pages ...
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Custom action on comment post

Whenever a user posts a comment, I'd like to basically have a copy of the post sent to another database for a separate site. The database part is simple, but I can't seem to find the right action hook ...
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Saving/Writing/Adding file to upload folder

Within a plugin I am generating an image, I would like to save this image to the upload folder and update the WPDB with the location of said file. I cant find any build in wordpress functions to ...
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Display user's total comment count outside The Loop

How do I display a user's total comment count outside The Loop? I use this code to display comment count inside the loop: <?php global $wpdb; $user_id = $post->post_author; ...
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is_user_logged_in returning nothing on custom page

I am trying to use WordPress authentication on a custom PHP page however when checking "is_user_logged_in" it returns nothing at all and other functions are also returning nothing helpful. The code I ...
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Is there a way of putting the facebook social plugins into page template php files?

I was wondering if there was any way of putting the features that come with the "Facebook" wordpress plugin, such as comments, recommend and subscribe, on my front page which I created using a ...
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register_taxonomy() take much queries

Sorry for my poor English, I'm russian. I have a problem by adding a lot of taxonomies. When I added about 80 taxonomies, I get the following results(without caching): before: 44 queries 0.352 ...
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Sort author list alphabetically

I have narrowed the code down to this: <?php $authors = $wpdb->get_results('SELECT DISTINCT post_author FROM '.$wpdb->posts); if($authors): foreach($authors as $author): ...
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Can is_page() be combined with a switch control structure?

I'm using an if/else control structure to add class attributes to tags. Could I use a switch control structure instead and if so, how? If not, is there a better way to do this than what I'm doing? ...
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avatar displays outside of targeted area

I use this micro message system script and I want to add an avatar to it, however, my lack of PHP knowledge is making this difficult. The code I use to display an avatar is: ...
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Geocoding an Exploded Custom Field Array

So, I'm having a little problem with crossing signals in WordPress between Google Maps' API and an exploded custom field. I want to be able to geocode an address that's been exploded from a custom ...
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Specific php document for a page

I'm Doing a site with some content that can be updated by Wordpress, but, It would be a lot times if I could write a php document for one page and other php document for another page, Like ...
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How do I pass a post ID to the page URL?

I am using a form (gravity form) on my site. The form is inserted in a page (called form_page) on the users dashboard when they are logged in http://example.com/dashboard/form_page I am using a ...
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wp_handle_upload - The uploaded file could not be moved to wp-content/uploads/2012/09

This is the code I am using to upload the file to WordPress define(‘WP_DEBUG’, true); $filename = "test.png"; $tmpFile = download_url("http://url.com/testing/crop/".$filename); chmod($tmpFile, ...
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How to get movies by date

Ola, i am building a complex cinema site, and i want to get movies by date Ex: The movies are aded trought post type, I have a custom field name date. How can i retrive the Movie that shoud play ...
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Check if a class exists within a method

I'm new to OOP and I'm writing my first plugin. I want to check if the Facebook plugin has already been activated. If so, I want to skip some code: class MyClass { ... function fb_js_sdk_setup() ...
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How can i display 3 post types in same page?

How can i display 3 post types in same page search results. http://cinema.trancelevel.com/ For example i have post_type1-Movies post_type2-Trailers post_type3-Subtitrari Wen i search i want to ...
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PHP Call to External Database

I am using the Sleek child theme from Studio Press and want to do a PHP call to this external database for it to display just like this link: http://www.escort332.org/tuskegeecadets.php . The Theme ...
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Issue displaying multiple TinyMCE editors with WPAlchemy

I have a custom post type with a WPAlchemy admin meta box class including multiple textareas with TinyMCE editors(for adding content to the custom post template). I've gotten the editors to display ...
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Query Custom Post Type by Tag

Kinda confused on this.. hoping someone can help. I have custom post type named "Providers" that I want to pull entries from that are tagged "highlighted". I enabled tag support on the custom post ...
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mysql query from wordpress page using custom table

I want to a mysql query that matches a page title. Not sure of a better way to accomplish this task, but I am stuck. This is my basic test code. <?php $page_title = wp_title(''); echo ...
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Adjust the order for returned posts

I have written a neat responsive slider for my Wordpress featured articles (feel free to use it): <?php $responsive = 'on' != get_option('henrik_responsive_layout') ? false : true; ...
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Use ajax response in PHP function

Ok, so I'm working on a plugin and just ran into a problem. Here's what I'm doing: 1. Using a metabox with Plupload to upload an image to an upload dir in the plugin folder. 2. Upon upload success a ...
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Most liked page not displaying posts

I was looking for a post rating system for a while, then I stumbled across a great tutorial: http://wp.tutsplus.com/tutorials/how-to-create-a-simple-post-rating-system-with-wordpress-and-jquery/ I ...
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Changing the template hierarchy

Is there an easy way to change the WP default template hierarchy? For instance; Say I want to change my theme directory structure so that it completely changes from the Template Hierarchy suggested ...
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Loop through posts of a custom-post-type (event) and create .ics (iCal) file?

I really need your help with a feature I have never worked with so far. I have a custom-post-type named wr_event. And I created this custom WP_Query to retrieve all posts for this post-type that are ...
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Including a PHP file via a function that is part of a plugin?

I struggled with this all day, and now am here... I have a contact form generated by including a php. Presently, I have this code in my theme's index.php to include it: if ( is_page('contact') ) { ...
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wp_customize_image_control default value

I am trying to create a custom theme using Wordpress 3.4's customization options. I would like to create an option to change the theme's logo, but I would like to also display a default logo image. ...
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How to use nonce with front end submission form?

Thanks to a variety of posts on here I've managed to put together a front end submission form. After about 24 hours of tweaking I've finally got everything working including a redirect to a 'success' ...
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<?PHP getting changed into <!--?PHP

When I post a PHP code snippet into a wordpress post it will convert <?PHP into <!--?PHP To avoid this I must replace <?PHP with &lt;?PHP I am asking if there is a setting or easy ...
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Themes with variable width or single columns? I want to display source code

I've just set up a new wordpress blog, and as a developer I want to post some source code as well. Now I found the suitable plug-ins I need, and also a sleek theme, or so I thought. The problem is ...
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How to sanitize uploaded file filename from a plugin?

There is a problem with WordPress Form Manager plugin that doesn't sanitize the uploaded file filename. So, when a user upload a photo with special characters in the filename, you will not be able to ...
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Customize field names in backend profile edit page through function.php [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How To Add Custom Form Fields To The User Profile Page? I want to change a the names of some of the fields in the edit profile page in the backend. For instance, instead ...
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Category List in Theme Options Page

I am trying to create a multi-select category list in a theme options page and everything shows up but when i save the options only the last option from the multi-select box that is selected gets ...
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Get options from database using php class

I want to make a php class that gets an option from the wp database (which is an array of options) and be able to call this class with the name of the option and the class to return the options value. ...
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Change get_current_user_id code to the author's profile

I've been modifying a long abandoned plugin project that provides a Stackoverflow inspired badge system for Wordpress. I have upgraded some of its code so it functions with the new Wordpress version. ...
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is it possible to force wordpress to always save thumbnails as 'jpg' not 'png'

I cant see any settings and cant see much in the php api docs regarding this? for instance if the original file upload is a png wordpress converts to jpg
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Improving a Stackoverflow “inspired” badge system to display badges in author page

I've been modifying a long abandoned plugin project that provides a Stackoverflow inspired badge system for Wordpress. I have upgraded some of its code so it functions with the new Wordpress version. ...
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Adding a querystring to an image URL when clicking 'insert into post'?

I have written a plugin which does some fancy stuff with GD lib when you upload an image. Everything is working fine, however I need to get the image title and add it to the image URL (and file name ...
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Checking if Post Title is Unique as Loop Criteria

I'm trying to make a seemingly simple bit of php (it output's to a Gravity Forms field, but that's basically irrelevant). I'm using Gravity Forms to create posts, which I can do easily, however I ...
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How to call the_author_meta and make it work?

I am developing an author badge for my Wordpress site and I am learning how to call meta functions (needs to be within The Loop). The meta functions that I am calling are author bio related, like ...
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Search.php gets metadata from first post

I've got this in header.php in <head> section: $page_color = get_post_meta($post->ID, 'page_color', true); It works fine because it gets correct page_color for posts and pages but when I ...
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Whats the proper way to use a php stylesheet in a wordpress theme? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I use WordPress functions in my stylesheet? I have a file, custom.php, thats basically a stylesheet with php variables for the styles. I used this guide to make ...