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How to sort results from a custom database table

I've created a custom WordPress database table which I'm using to store 'likes'. The columns I have are: id post_id user_id I'm now trying to get an array of post IDs that a particular user has ...
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get image url inside the content in wordpress?

I want to get the image_url from the content.Actually i have done the following code to get the content: $content=$query_val->post_content; i'm getting following as o/p: "content":"Lorem ...
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Wordpress loop only displaying one post

I don't know enough PHP perhaps to recognize immediately why the loop in my wordpress theme is only displaying one post and so I humbly ask for assistance. <div class="container"> <div ...
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How can I programmatically save data into custom fields that contain serialized data?

I purchased a theme from themeforest recently that has a custom post type. Here is a link to a page that's been created with the custom post type: ...
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Auto order posts of custom post type by title

I have a custom post type which has more than 50 posts. I want to reorder them alphabetically so that each time I post anything the system automatically reorders. Please don't suggest post order ...
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Looking to exclude blog posts from category Previous/Next buttons

I'm working on some conditional elements here and I thought I had it but it's still not working right. You can see my site here. What I've done is displayed only category Legal Libation Columns (98) ...
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Second select list values are not saved after clicking update

I have a select list in a metabox which value is saved successfully after clicking "Update" when editing post. Of course, the values are custom taxonomies. But i don't know how to add another select ...
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set new link as permalink

i have external link stored in a variable $extlink which is generated based on different selections in the post. how do i set the permalink to be this $extlink so that when i click on the post it ...
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append PHP function to the_content

I'm using the Jetpack plugin for related items and social sharing. Both of these options filter the_content and append themselves to the end of it. The problem is that I'm using custom navigation in ...
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Would manually deleting the dumping data fix a “#1062 - Duplicate entry '1' for key 'PRIMARY'” phpMyAdmin error?

I'm new to PHP! I'm trying to import an SQL database file into myPhpAdmin for a WordPress I'm migrating, but I keep getting this error message: SQL query: `-- -- Dumping data for table ...
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Why isn't my if/elseif/else working correctly here?

I am using a simple if/elseif/else bit of code to generate a header image for my page, I can't seem to understand why it isn't working properly. It determines the category of the page being displayed ...
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Nice scroll to wordpress

I am converting html5 to wordpress Theme. I want to use custom scroll for wordpress. The code DEPENDENCIES It's a plugin for the jquery framework, you need to include jquery in your scripts. I will ...
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How can I loop into two different DIVS without repeating the DIVs

I am having a little trouble trying to figure out how I can accomplish this: I have a container with two colums in it, a right and a left column. Each column will have 3 posts with a short excerpt ...
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Wordpress theme & site not loading after moving files

I was recently created a custom application for wordpress. So while doing so in my file manager (I use the one provided by godaddy(my webhost)), I moved all the files from the [DOCUMENT_ROOT] ... the ...
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Custom Loop Pagination on WordPress

I'm trying to create a magazine style website. For this particular page (not homepage) I'd like to fetch the latest post and style it one way (style1). For all the other posts I'd like to just display ...
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How to allow PHP In WordPress text widget

I want to add a text widget to my new WordPress website, but in the text widget there are some PHP snippets and I am finding it difficult to do it. Please help me Guys.
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display most popular tags in two columns

I have a section in my sidebar where I'd like to display my most popular tags in two columns. I found this post from WPSnipp that details how to narrow your list down to only the most popular, however ...
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Loading wordpress stuff on laravel site

I not sure why i failed to load the wordpress site on the laravel site. the following code, i tested on plain php without any framework - it work! but if i call from the file within laravel framework ...
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date function not correctly returning date

This code is being used to generate the date of a post in wordpress: <span class="the_date">Posted: <?php echo get_the_time('F d, Y'); ?></span> However it is not resutning the ...
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Do I require the use of nonce?

Im creating a visit/page views counter with ajax,jquery and php, I have been reading a few articles that recommend the use of nonces for data manipulation through ajax, however i am not sure if i need ...
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Get a Page's attachments in Gallery order

Having created a page and a gallery within that page, I would like to retrieve all the images in that gallery in the order they are set when the gallery is created, i.e. the order which I drag them in ...
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Two posts in same div - WP loop

I would need the following in Wordpress: <div class="posts-wrapped"> <div id="post-1" class="post"> <h1>Title 1</h1> </div> <div id="post-2" ...
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Infinite-Scroll Plugin and Jetpack Infinite Scroll Plugin - Adding to “Thoughts” Theme

How do I enable infinite scroll (either with the infinite-scroll plugin OR the built in infinite scroll jetpack) on the "Thoughts" Wordpress theme? I'm a total noob at editing this stuff so if you ...
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Edit Buddypress Groups Activity Page Text [closed]

I am setting up a Wordpress site with Buddypress functionality for a client. The client wants the "What's new" text under the "Activity" tab changed to something else. I feel like this should be ...
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JS completely stopped loading but Files are found

Basically I've enqueued all of the files I need and can see there been picked up in the browser but for some reason none of them seem to load or function correctly and I get no errors in the console. ...
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conditional statement expressing that current user didn't logout (is still in the same login session)?

Thank you in advance for your time. I want to perform the following conditonal if: if (current user didnt log out and is in the same login session ) { Do_something; } How to express it using ...
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Update Custom Field on Imported Post Creation

So I've created a function that updates several custom fields in a post when the post is created. The idea is to sanitize this information so that I can easily use it for other purposes. The ...
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Get used terms by an author as array of strings

I am using list_author_used_terms function below to get the terms used by a specific author (terms of a custom taxonomy 'wossom' for a custom post type 'aya-bi-aya'). function ...
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How to send “Location” header on plugin form submit event?

How to redirect to specified page after form was submitted? Warning: Cannot modify header information - headers already sent by (output started at wordpress\wp-admin\menu-header.php:94) in ...
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Multiple pages on one with different HTML

I am a bit confused on how this may be achieved. I have a website that I have coded already with static HTML/CSS and I am trying to incorporate it into wordpress. The challenge though is that the ...
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Twitter feed is showing blank in WP site [closed]

I am using themefuse WP theme and facing this problem. http://themefuse.com/forum/thepractice-wp/twiiter-newsline-is-blank Can someone please suggest if I need to use some other attribute. I am not ...
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Adding Image Count to Multigallery

Ok so I am using the [multigallery] function and it works fine, but one thing I want to add. Here is the code that I am using for the multigallery in my functions.php file function ...
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Show last 5 posts from specific category

I'm trying to show the last 5 posts from a specific category, which will be linked to a function so i can insert the shortcode in a Wordpress page. The code i have is as below, it does everything i ...
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Adding a user's ID behind the <a> tag ref link address

Good day, everyone: I want to make wordpress to add the user's id number behind the ref's link string, so that, for example <div class="toolsbutton"> <a ...
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Changing Link Attributes for Wp_Link_Pages

I'm wondering if there is any way to change the actual link itself for wp_link_pages. So right now, I have a simple code to display the pagination for a post, it looks like this: <?php ...
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Post from one loop in different containers?

Is there a way to output posts from a single loop in multiple containers? Ideally I'd like to have the posts title/meta/content etc alternate between first-container and second-container, but I can't ...
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How to store accumulate multiple option values in a single array using Options_API

I have created an option array that stores a series of options, along with their values. The problem is that I want to ACCUMULATE these options and store them in the options database. Meaning I would ...
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How to Create a Directory in a Plugin Folder?

I am creating a plugin in WordPress Version 3.4.2. When the administrator submits a form, a new folder is created inside my plugin directory and a file saved in this new folder. But it gives me the ...
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Does WordPress cache get_user_meta() results?

If I call get_user_meta() to retrieve a value, does WordPress cache the value? If I call get_user_meta() to retrieve the same value, does WordPress have to query the database again or is it stored in ...
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Setup page template array in a custom post type

Hi below is a 'case' (in a custom post type) for pulling all categories and displaying them as a drop-down menu. How can I do the same but turn it into a list of checkboxes? //tax_select - this ...
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Alter secondary loop to exclude posts from current page category

The below code is taken from sidebar.php where it outputs random posts from multiple categories and excludes the current post from showing up. This works great but how do I alter this loop to exclude ...
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Adding a unique class to wp_nav_menu

How would I go about adding a unique class to the direct child li elements of the main parent ul element generated with wp_nav_menu? <nav id="access" role="navigation"> <div ...
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Creating a WordPress shortcode

I'm coding my first WP shortcode and am having trouble turning my working PHP into a working shortcode. I have successfully created a basic shortcode that returns text in the spot I'd like so that ...
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Seriously stuck with some custom meta box/plugin stuff

I’m working on a small plugin - part of it needs to add several meta boxes to all custom post types. I’ve tried looping through my array of custom port types in various ways but I keep getting errors ...
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How to call a function only once (global variable scope)

I have been trying to work out the most effecient way to use functions in WordPress. I have a big slow function big_slow_function() that ideally is only run once. But I need to use the boolean that ...
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How to create different menu's for not logged in visitors and for logged in members?

I'm creating a website which will provide services to members and I want to make it so that when a not logged in person comes to the website the menu is specifically designed for sales pages to make ...
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Using 'strtotime' function to convert a custom-meta-box to a date-stamp

I am building a "podcast" post type in a wordpress build using custom-post-types, meta-boxes & taxonomies. There may be a simpler way to do this.. I'm still learning and this is my first go at ...
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Make Current/Active Page Number a Link (WP_LINK_PAGES)

With the default wp_link_pages the current/active page number is not a link. I would like to find a code/hack which turns the current/active page into a link to the top of the page. I am already ...
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MySQL query performed 4 times inside loop

I have enabled custom php in my pages through the use of the exec-php plugin so I can run more complex pages than the standard WordPress page. I have had no problems with this plugin so far. I have ...
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How to show only parents subpages of current page item in vertical menu?

I just can't find a way to make it possible to show only current parent items down to current page item in a vertical menu the "wordpress way". What I want to achieve is the following dynamic ...