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Can we have a php “page” without a WordPress “page”?

Somewhere off of the homepage we need to show a container page which does some stuff with custom post types. Actually it doesn't matter what it does, my point is it needs to exist and be reachable ...
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WPDB secure custom form

I'm creating a custom form to update rows in a secondary MYSQL DB, different from the one of wordpress. This form is public and every user can access it. So I've created a plugin and I'm using also ...
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How to merge 2 WordPress sites?

I have 2 WordPress sites, A and B. Each of them has users and posts. Now, I want to merge these sites. Points to be noted- A has 1000 users and 2000 posts. B has 500 users and 3000 posts. There are ...
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Order posts randomly, not by date

I'd like to know how to order by "random" instead of by "date". Can someone help me modify this so it gets posts randomly instead of by date? $posts = ...
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Call featured image url

How do I get the URL of my featured image? I am using buffy and I can Call The URL of The post and so on, but can't figure out how to Call The URL of The featured image.
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“Where… like” query not working as expected

I have the following query: $results=$facilities=$mydb->get_results("SELECT facility_name from facility where facility_name like '%".$facility_name."%' LIMIT 0, 10"); It is not working ...
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How to redirect all pages of a custom post type [duplicate]

Here's the deal. Let's say I have a custom post type called "subscriptions". Under this post type there are pages like the following: mysite.com/subscription/my-first-subscription ...
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Network installation giving errors when viewing or adding a user

I have just installed a fresh version of WP which I have turned in to a network install (using the instructions found here). All seemed to be going well, and I was able to add a new site ...
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Wordpress Custom Widget Strange Behaviour

I have developed a Custom widget plugin with a dozen of input fields. Some of those input fields load Fabtastic Color Picker. When I add the widget in any widget area, the color picker loads very ...
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Custom pagination for custom page, how?

So. I have a custom page, where im using two shortcodes for a plugin that fetches rssfeeds, WP Rss Aggregator. It creates two columns with feeds, and both of these feeds have pagination, both columns ...
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Using wp_localize_script to store the template url into a variable to use in JS

I was trying to store the template url (bloginfo(template_url);) into a variable so I could use it in my JavaScript. However, I realized this wasn't possible and someone alerted me to ...
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Deeper editing of index.php and single.php

I'd like to fully customize the CSS and HTML of the main blog page (index.php) and the individual post page (single.php). However, looking in index.php and single.php, I don't see how to get at the ...
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How to get private property in parent class into extended class?

I am not sure if my function is firing before another funciton or if I am having issues with the $this variable when I am extending my class. I am creating a function in my functions.php file. Here's ...
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WP Plugins - Use includes to display page content

So I have a plugin I have been working on. It adds a menu and multiple submenus. Each submenu page contains a form, this form is created in a function called add_content_submenupagename. This ...
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remove php funcion

I've got customized plugin like this one : <?php $media_view = Cookie::get('media_view'); ?> @if(isset($media_view) && ($media_view == 'grid_large' || $media_view == 'grid')) ...
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Handling Massive Amounts of Data in a Wordpress Plugin

I've been working on my own version of a Youtube Post Importer plugin for Wordpress and I've run into a bit of a wall. I'm using the 3rd version of the Youtube Data API seen here ...
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How to display html code on homepage

I have some HTML code wrapped in a div tag that I'd like to place on the homepage. Because I use a static page for a homepage, I'm guessing I should use is_front_page() and I should place the desired ...
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manually login working on local but not working on live server in wordpress

i want to programmatically login a user into wordpress its working fine on local but on live server it is not working here is my code $username = "admin"; $user = get_user_by('login', $username ); ...
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wp_update_post set value to null

Is it possible to set a field to NULL using wp_update_post? I'm trying the following: wp_update_post( array( 'ID' => $future_orphan_id, 'post_parent' ...
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two wordpress sites, two themes, one database, same content

I am doing research about wordpress and there are many interesting stuff to learn, i browse the wordpress forum and i found a post about duplicating site.. or multisite.. I am not sure exactly how it ...
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How do i use this jquery script on a wordpress site?

I've been struggling with trying to set a jquery list file on a wordpress site. This is the script and html in a codepen: http://codepen.io/javve/pen/bBfgD My question is. The examples has html with ...
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Limit posts on custom post page using WP_Query object

Below is my portfolio page using a custom post type. Is it possible to limit the number of posts to display at 6 and then add pagination to the page if 6+ posts are added. Would I add the code to the ...
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Can you not edit the HTML and PHP of your WordPress without paying?

Sorry for the noob question. I'm new to WP. I'm not seeing where I can edit the HTML and PHP of my blog. I see a bunch of GUI options to change colors, etc. but nothing to change my blog's source ...
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Why, when moving a WordPress multisite network, have my theme customisations stopped working?

I have recently moved a multisite network to a new domain. There is only 1 site in the network currently (I'm in the process of building the sites for the network and I am pushing this one to a ...
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add the value of a variable returned in a while loop [closed]

I am trying to add the values of a variable together and display the total value. I am using posts to posts to create a connection between my custom post types 'recipes' and 'ingredients'. the ...
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How to manually change current date to post date in frontend?

Well I want to know how the viewer on my website can change the wordpress current date to the post date (preferable from the dropdown as Day and Month). So if today's wordpress date is 22 December, ...
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Show different website layout if no sidebar added

I have a question about website layout with and without wp widges in sidebar. Here is the code i have for my registered sidebar. <?php if ( !function_exists('dynamic_sidebar') || ...
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Load php function with AJAX on modal window

On a movie information wordpress theme i am developing, i have an href with text "watch trailer" on each cover of all movies. This brings a modal window, and that is working already, but i want to ...
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Walker class: Problems with understanding how walk() method can be called without error

I am struggling with understanding how WordPress uses the Walker class. In particular, I don't understand the walk() method (I think). First, let me explain what I understood: When calling ...
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Why use %d in php when in function

$mid = $wpdb->get_col( $wpdb->prepare("SELECT meta_id FROM $wpdb->postmeta WHERE post_id = %d AND meta_key = %s", $post_id, $meta_key) ); Can any body tell me why we are using %d and %s ? ...
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how to add number value in front for variable [closed]

Hi there my question is very simple, is there a way by which we can add a value in the end of the variable a numeric value. like we have a variable $tota $tota1 $tota2 $tota3 each have different ...
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Add / Update Custom Fields After Select Pictures in Media Window

I just added a button called Add Slider in Add/Edit Post Page. Here's my code in my functions.php : //Add button to create slider add_action('media_buttons','add_my_media_button',15); function ...
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Global Signup/Login in two wordpress site some like similar to stackoverflow?

I have two different wordpress installation at two different server one at mydomain.com and other at subdomain.mydomain.com having different database. My question is how I implement global ...
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RSS Error: WP HTTP Error: Could not resolve host: planet.wordpress.org; & all amazon plugins are down

installed wp verson 4-1 rc (release candidate) On my admin dashboard i have noticed that the feeds (other wordpres news, wordpress development blog, and incoming links) are no longer working. ...
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Uploading high ress images: image data does not exist

I have a reason to let users upload High Ress images. My hostingcompany doesn't allow me to upload more then 8MB. To be able to upload more MB's I did the following: I created a php.ini file and ...
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Add bcc to contact from on wordpress

I found a script for making your own contact form in your wordpress site (without plugin) Now, I want to add more clients email accounts as a BCC or CC. how can I do that? This is me code which ...
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Use custom get results query to show posts WordPress

I have this code before to show posts. $query_args = array( 'post_type' => 'post', 'posts_per_page' => 4, 'meta_key' => 'Views', ...
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Should I store multiple data in a single wp_post field

I hope this is the right place to ask this question. I have chosen to work in a Wordpress environment so this should apply here. I have to design an application that will store hundreds of thousands ...
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Password protecting content in custom template

I'm trying to password protect content in a custom page template, however when i enter the password i assigned in the backend, it doesn't authenticate, instead just reloads the page upon submission. I ...
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Create a random list of html items within a shortcode in the functions file.

I'm trying to create a function that randomly pulls lines of code for a list of HTML items. Basically, I'm going to have a list of 50 or 100 images with hyperlinks associated with them. I'd like a ...
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How to create an XML Exporter?

I made an XML Exporter in PHP and then thought it would be really useful as a Wordpress plugin, however I'm having some difficulty as I'm new to Wordpress. I wrote an Exporter in PHP that allowed ...
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If else statement to check for thumbnail and whether or not it's a mobile device - streamline

This code works but since my php skills are not so good, I'm trying to learn how I can make this cleaner. This uses php_mobile_detect plugin which I've updated with new classes since the plugin ...
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PHP Warning missing Argument 1 for __()

I am getting this error in my server error logs: [Thu Dec 11 10:06:30 2014] [error] [client 11.111.111.111] PHP Warning: Missing argument 1 for __(), called in ...
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wordpress form processing to custom post type not working

I'm trying to insert a custom post type for a multiple image upload form. The below code is the form processing. The page is blank when i submit the form. Where did i go wrong? <?php ...
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Validate Uploaded Image using WordPress' Built-in Functions?

I have a form that allows users to upload an image. I'm using the code below (which currently doesn't work) to ensure what a user uploads is valid. Can someone help me out and either update my code ...
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Wordpress errors with PhP Upgrade

I offered to host my cousin's actor profile website on my web hosting account. He had someone create a wordpress site and store it on my account. It was working fine on PhP 5.2, however my host ...
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curl_exec causes timeout on mod_fcgid

I have a very weird situation on my hands and I cannot understand what is happening. It is a true mystery. I am using a theme called, IpinPro its basically a Pinterest clone. It all works perfectly ...
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Execute php in pages

I need to execute my personal php code in wordpress to print data from a mysql database. I've to execute it only on pages. My idea is to create a file page-pagename.php, copy the body of the page.php ...
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Where should I copy a PHP file from wp-includes to, in order to override it in my child theme?

I've seen plenty of questions about changing stuff inside wp-includes and plenty of answers saying don't, under any circumstances. However, I need to change something that's currently in there! I'm ...
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Get category name from custom loop and echo it once

I have a magazine front page that updates with every issue, and the front page shows the current issue posts which are stickied. So for example, this month all the posts are in a category titlted ...