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Customise Author Page?

On my website I would enjoy to make it so that if a reader clicks an author or user's name it takes them to a page displaying their profile picture and bio. All users on my blog have the option to add ...
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Search inside a custom taxonomy for multiple words doesn't return anything

My goal is to perform a search inside a custom taxonomy field. The page is an archive including a lot of books and magazines, and they have to be searched through, let's say, 'Authors','Title' and ...
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Get latest post from all categories except one

I trying to get all the latest post from every category, but I discovered I must ignore one of them. I don't want to show it at all. My problem is I don't know what syntax to write ifelse in this ...
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How to determine if the sidebar is empty? Or not active?

I used is_sidebar_active('NameOfSidebar'), but it seems not working. It returns false all the time. I wanna have a condition that goes like this if('sidebar is not active'){ //must not display the ...
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Perform internal redirect in WordPress?

Let say I have an existing page named "bar", e.g. http://www.example.com/bar I want to write a plugin, which when called, will load the content exactly same as bar (not just post_content, but the ...
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Remove echo from shortcode

I've just started playing with shortcodes and due to my lack of php knowledge I am unable to figure out how to make this shortcode work without using php echo. Can anyone help me revise my code? // ...
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Fatal error: Call to a member function get_results() on a non-object in on line 26

Ok so I am trying to chain select boxes from a my database. First select box grabs the values just fine. If I hard code all of the select boxes they all return values and as expected do not interact ...
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Getting attributes from custom_post input

I'm having custom field created like that: function woocommerce_form_field_numeric_2( $key, $args, $value = '' ) { global $woocommerce; $defaults = array( 'type' => 'number', 'label' => '', ...
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How to exclude post from being queried based on custom meta value

I am building a reviewing system for user-submitted posts on my website. I have a page called page-review.php which displays the oldest post of the "pending review" category. This is to ensure that ...
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How to modify this function to exclude also the post belonging to a specific category?

I am very new in WordPress development and I have the folglowing problem. I use this function (declared into the functions.php file of my theme) to modify the main query in such a way that the post ...
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username_exists() function can't be access without logging in

I'm using the following function in functions.php to check if a username exists in the DB function check_username() { $username = $_POST['user']; if ( username_exists( $username ) ) { ...
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Saving a post ID to use in a form elsewhere on website

I am trying to save a certain queried post's ID to pass on in a form outside of my loop. To be more specific. I have one file named review.php, this file contains a Wordpress Loop which queries one ...
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wordpress - ajax communication

This is the first time I do the ajax and I must confess that I am confused. What I want to do is to take the value of 3 Select html to make a request to my database that'll get me a score according to ...
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Unable to Call More than One Meta Box Output

I have a custom meta box with multiple text fields. I use this to call the information in the first box: <?php the_post(); echo get_post_meta( get_the_ID(), 'dbt_text', true ); ?> And this to ...
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Exclude Custom Post Type from shared Custom Taxonomy

I have a few custom post types and two of them are sharing a custom taxonomy. Is there a way to list the terms of that taxonomy for only one of the custom post types? At the moment I can get a list ...
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Run shortcodes in custom setting value that holds user supplied HTML in my header?

My plugin I built for a client shows a special header type banner/head section for a visitor on every nTH visit to the site. I have a setting where the user picks the number for nTH visit to show ...
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Cron Job to Delete over 30 days old post from post type

This is my first time creating a WP cron job and I would like to have someone else review it for mistakes. I wrote this cron job to delete temporary wishlists that are over 30 days old. The wishlists ...
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wpdb getting avatars and author url

Running an SQL query to pull authors by votes they've received on posts. @bonger helped me out on my first post and helped me get this working great, but I created this new question since it's a ...
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Problems with plugin that fetches data from database with ajax

After some answers I have edited my code. This is my plugin structure stpl1 stpl1.php getuser.php In stpl1.php I have the following code: <?php /* Plugin Name: Wordpress Plugin Stijn 1 ...
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Is there a way for a plugin to add an attribute to the <html> tag of a theme?

I'm currently working on an appcache plugin for WordPress. One thing that it should do is add a manifest reference in the <html> tag of the site. It has to resemble something like this: ...
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if conditional in sidebar plugin Password content shortcode

I have this code [][/] on page and work perfectly! so i want now if i can in sidebar check if the form is properly completed on the page and then will echo some word in sidebar. for example something ...
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How to get media objects

I am busy with a loop to return all media in the medialibrary in objects. I figured out how to get the images ( with wp_get_attachment_image('$mediaID') where the $mediaID is the id of the image ) ...
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How to display the post of child custom taxonomy but not that post in parent?

I want the archive page of custom page having custom post type in order with custom taxonomy. like -parent1_taxonomy -child1_taxonomy -child1_taxonomy_post1 -child1_taxonomy_post2 ...
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AJAX doesn't pass variables to the php function in the plugin

I'm creating a plugin that at a certain point has to use AJAX to pass information to php depending on the events fired by front end user on the different page. The event itself is when the user ...
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How to set a custom path, for ajax image upload folder in admin?

I am coding my first Wordpress plugin that handles some data for a custom (shop-like) post type. It also has an image uploader within a metabox, where you simply drag in your images and it ...
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How to display Parent categories and Child Categories?

I struggleing to find the best way to develop the below. Basically my website will have a landing page on the site (Sports Landing Page) and when the user clicks on a category on that page eg ...
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Wordpress - registering sidebar and adding a button directly after .textwidget

I have registered a new widget area, code as below and want to add a button after the .textwidget, however cannot seem to do it properly. Adding it after the </li> results in the button not ...
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What file have I to create in my custom WordPress theme to show all the post belonging to a specific category?

I am pretty new in WordPress theme development and I have the following doubt. I am working on this custom theme: http://lnx.asper-eritrea.com/ Into this website upper horizontal main menu I have a ...
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What exactly do this function declared into functions.php file of a WP theme?

someone can help me to understand what exactly do this function declared into the functions.php file of a theme? function exclude_featured_tag( $query ) { if ( $query->is_home() && ...
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My php code is not being executed

I have a wordpress page that has this code in the text editor part of a web page: This page creates a cookie and houses a etst link that is only accessible to the holder of the cookie. &nbsp; ...
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Using Ajax to autocomplete a form with data from db

I'm struggling to get the following: User fills out personal number Other input gets autocompleted with data from database As I have never made a plugin, help is greatly appreciated, my database ...
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How to cancel Wordpress' action/filter when using OOP with anonymous callback

Most of the wordpress plugins I found is functions based, for example, the offical akismet plugin function akismet_init() { global $wpcom_api_key, $akismet_api_host, $akismet_api_port; // ...
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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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Has anyone tried putting PHP ActiveRecord on Wordpress?

I have worked with Ruby on Rails and I was looking for some code that did something close to the wonderfull RoR's ActiveRecord. I stepped by this site. Its PHP-ActiveRecord! I found it amazing, and ...
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Getting the excerpt from latest blog post, could someone please explain?

I know this question has been asked a bunch, but due to my newness to Wordpress, nothing I came across was working for me. I finally found a question with a chunk of code that actually displayed ...
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How to add a class to the attachment images

When I'm in the Wordpress editor and I add an external image with the 'img' button, my html result wil be like this: <img src="http://example.com/image.jpg" alt="image" /> How can ...
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The user can only see their own profile

I would like it if I'm logged in as an administrator can look at the profiles of all users if they are logged in as a subscriber, for example, "toni123456" Can I see only your profile "toni123456". ...
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retrieve post data and insert it in seperate static html page without Wordpress

I have a blog which runs on Wordpress and inside the Wordpress environment I'm fine and know how to display specific blogposts etc. But beside I want to insert specific Blog-posts in a static HTML ...
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How to get values from wordpress listings and use them in javascript array?

I'm trying to get values (latitude, longitude and an image) from the WordPress database and put it into a javascript array. Unfortunately I'm a newbie at Javascript and PHP! Here is the code I have ...
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How to migrate the posts from an old custom legacy blog to a new WordPress website?

I have to migrate the posts of a very old custom legacy blog made in ASP (the posts are stored in a MySql table) into a new WordPress blog. So I need your help to find the smartest solution to do it, ...
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Edit tag cloud widget number

By default, the WordPress tag cloud widget has a set amount of 45 tags to display. This can be seen in the wp-includes/category-template.php file. By default, the WooCommerce plugin which I have ...
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Child-theme suddenly stopped working [closed]

I have been working on a website using the twenty twelve theme. I was modifying the footer.php and when I refreshed my website, I noticed all the extra css I had add in my child theme was not ...
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Exclude posts from homepage having a specified tag

I am pretty new in WordPress development and I am trying to implement this custom theme that handle the so called featured posts As you can see in the posts area of the homepage I have the Articoli ...
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How to redirect to a page after the form is submitted

I am New to Wordpress.I am creating a Plugin Where I have to import a csv File to database.Uploaded and Entered data Successfully.But my Problem is once the file gets uploaded it shows a blank page ...
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Make an array listing custom taxonomy

I am trying to populate an array with a list of categories in a custom taxonomy I created. The taxonomy, called clips, has a slug called clipcat. I only want the array to populate with children of a ...
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Add a excerpt to a custom WYSIWYG

I have a secondary WYSIWG on my post and I am using it to display content under a thumbnail. I am trying to figure out how to limit the amount of words I can display with the code I am using to ...
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Create a post variable processing page

I need to create a blank PHP page that processes a POST request. Basically, a site will send me a few post variables. I need to use these variables with the mycred plugin. Here is my code: ...
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Creating wordpress user registration form

I am having a form page called Test Form with this form : <div id="container"> <form action="wp-content/themes/max-magazine/TestForm.php" method="post" name="myForm"> User <input ...
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How to set up php,javascript and css to allow for our finished product to be displayed within a page?

hey wordpress experts, We have coded a table using php, javascript and css which pulls up information from a text file and displays it in the browser. We have everything working as desired when we ...
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Calculate percentage of post by category

Is it possible to calculate the percentage of posts in each given category? I'd like to make a bar chart to visualize the amout of posts in those categories. I thought what one needs would be the ...