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Show different size featured images (the_post_thumbnail) for 1st, 2nd and 3rd posts?

I file all the galleries on my blog under the 'gallery' tag. I use the following code (via) to display the latest 7 gallery posts after the 8th latest post on home page: <!-- Featured post ...
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Getting the action's tag name within the action

There's a function attached to a set of actions, like this: add_action('some_tag', 'the_function'); function the_function($maybe_some_vars){ // ... } Is it possible to find out the action name ...
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Is it better to create a function or a variable for current_theme_supports?

Well I just asking myself this, there are two ways I could implement this. What would be a better fit to coding standards? Or is this just a a matter of personal like? And what about php and memory, ...
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Trying to load category thumbnails on wordpress page

I'm trying to show some Wordpress category thumbnails on my homepage, but it seems my code is breaking the rest of my site. It kills the page and anything under my code won't load. Any help would be ...
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what does $options = get_option('test_theme'); do?

I'm trying to set up theme options so they save with AJAX, I found this tutorial http://return-true.com/2010/01/using-ajax-in-your-wordpress-theme-admin/ it's calling $options = ...
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How to create Loop code for Menu using Wordpress?

I have created a menu called "My Menu" in wordpress using Menus feature provided under Wordpress admin panel. I have added 3 pages into it named Page A, Page B, Page C. I have applied featured image ...
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Only show div on homepage/blog index in wordpress/php

I have a wordpress site. I have a div that I only want to appear on the homepage (in the header). What type of php if statement do i need... In other words: only show .... in the header of the ...
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Overide a function that is inside a plugin

I would like to change the behavior of one function in a plugin. Instead of rewriting the file and having to deal with updates I would prefer a solution that works similar to the way add_filter works ...
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Wordpress Wysiwyg Content not being displayed

My Wordpress website really isn't working to how I want?! It was working fine, with nothing being touched, Then lately I find every-page is displaying the same content on each page. Not the ...
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Pagination stays on same page for post category

I have a custom taxonomy for a group of posts, and I also have a need to show these posts on a custom page template. I want to show one post at a time, with pagination, so that the user can click ...
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Wordpress - query 5 posts with a specific post in top

Many searches and tests but in vain, I need an expert to rescue me. I need a custom post query in worpdress, which returns only 5 posts starting from a specific post. In other terms, there is a div ...
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How display widget by id

I fetched widget id this way: $the_sidebars = wp_get_sidebars_widgets(); print_r( $the_sidebars['sidebar-1'] ); It shows: Array ( [0] => recent-posts-2 [1] => recent-comments-2 [2] ...
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Security updates to 3.3.2

I know all security updates are important but given that how important on a scale from 1 to 10 is it to upgrade from 3.1.3 to 3.3.2. I have some sites that need to be upgraded but the host has me ...
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Update all posts automatically when using post_meta

I recently created a new site using wordpress but I'm a rookie - everything I know is trial and error with no formal training. So please, please, please keep your answers as simple as possible. Thanks ...
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I get “Cannot modify header information - headers already sent” when I change my theme

I get this error when I change theme in my wordpress. *Cannot modify header information - headers already sent by (output started at ...
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Wordpress category loop offset possible?

I have been on this for a while now and haven't really come across a solution to filter the posts on a category page using a sort of offset in php. There are plugin for posts and pages but I am ...
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Insert PHP code in Text

I have this code for insert a permalink but doesn't work, return exactly code: $text = '<form><td>Permalink to: <?php the_title();?></td><textarea cols="85" rows="2" ...
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Wordpress add_rewrite_rules for custom URLs ending in .html

It's pretty common to see Wordpress running on pretty permalinks in the style of: /blog/2012/04/my-post/ However I'm trying to customize a fresh Wordpress install with a different set of URLs. I ...
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Save Option on Database

Sorry for the question but can you help me? I have this form in a widget: <form> <fieldset> <legend>Counter Position:</legend> </br> <p> Right ...
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Adding Permalink to Slides with 'Simple Nivo Slider' plugin?

Update April 27 10:57 AM -- Fail Log To clarify, I've only customized and adjusted the CSS. The first slide works correctly with linking through, but ONLY on the first cycle / initial page load. ...
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PHP if Condition not working

I'm trying to create a condition in Wordpress that only calls the wp_head() on all pages except for the "About Us" page and "News Articles" pages. Here's the code: <?php if (!is_page('about-us') ...
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How does the ternary operator work in the wordpress loop post?

Okay so I kind of understand that ternary operators work like condition ? TRUE : FALSE However I'm looking a simple loop to get my posts that I have <?php if (have_posts()) : ...
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How to speed up a wordpress function with multiple loops?

I am a PHP novice and wrote this function. It is an alphabetical navigation which shows only the letter that have posts in both that letter and the currently filtered "genero" taxonomy term. I use ...
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LESS compiler for Wordpress

can I compile some .less-files automatically by using Wordpress. I found just lessphp Thanks Ogni
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How to order posts by modified date without using 'query_posts'?

I have an example basic wordpress theme template here for you. First, please take a quick look at it to get an idea. <?php get_header(); ?> <div id="primary"> <div ...
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Wordpress Post HTML after Posting

I am writing a plugin for WordPress, one of the tasks I need to-do is send the HTML content of a new post to an e-mail address at the time of posting, I know I can use certain hooks to fire after the ...
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What languages were used to build Wordpress? [closed]

Which programming languages were used to create WordPress?
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.htaccess on multisite and roots theme?

i install the Roots Theme and then convert my installation to multisite... so that wordpress add some code into the previous .htaccess with root settings. My .htaccess now looks like this and i'm ...
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Remove posts after a given amount of time

guys what I'm trying to do is run a series of if checks in the code before executing a series of functions and custom code. One of these if checks will check to see if a post already exists and if so ...
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Fetching review value using wpdb class

I'm generating an XML file using PHP for a website where they review tech products. In the XML file, I have to display the rating of products. For rating purposes, I'm using GD Star Rating plugin. ...
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wp_editor and WPAlchemy messes up tags when updating

when using wp_editor, I paste my text in the visual editor. If I switch to HTML editor, all of my tags are there. So far, no problem. When I update the thing, all of my tags appear in my visual editor ...
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Need help with simple “if statement” checks to output particlular CPT data depending on what client uploads/fills out

In short, Im not a master of PHP yet and Im not entirely sure how to place a series of checks (if statements) in my template so that it will know what to display depending on what the client ...
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Theme currently showing thumbnails, how to show full size?

My theme, Grisaille, currently shows thumbnails in the post preview on the "home" page. How do I make it so that full size images show both on the "home" page and on the individual post? ...
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Change Query Arguments (filter) with jQuery/Ajax or PHP?

I have a pretty complex wordpress-site for travelling. There's an "archive-hotels.php", a template for the custom-post-type "Hotels". Inside the CPT is a taxonomy called "City", so we can do this: ...
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How to fix vanilla comments extra iframe space

I am using the new vanilla comments on wordpress with my self hosted vanilla forums, but on every page, there is unnecesary iframe space. I was wondering how to fix that. My site is here and my forums ...
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Settings options not showing up on Sub Menu page in WordPress plugin

So I have a plugin with two user-customisable settings. (It's not complete but I'm getting the framework in place.) When the two settings are on the "general" settings page they work just fine... ...
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remove tags from posts in php

I feel like this should be a simple question, but I can't figure it out. If I have a post_id, how can I remove a particular tag from that post in php?? I know how to update meta information, but tag ...
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integrating external php library into wordpress- the right way

If I were to load a custom library into wordpress, what would be the best place to add it? Since there are a bunch of global vars defined at the top of the library, I would not want that to be done ...
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Where is this function's callback getting its arguments from?

This might be better suited to Stack Overflow, thought I'd try here first though. I was walking through this tutorial by Justin Tadlock and encountered the function below being used as the callback ...
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How to Insert Shortcodes into Theme?

I have content locker plugin. For locking contents, im using this shortcode: [wp-like-locker] Your locked content here... [/wp-like-locker] and I need lock every post on my blog. How could I ...
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How to Display Image Meta underneath EVERY image in EVERY post

First off, I want to say thank you for taking the time to even read this, I really do appreciate the help this site and it's community has given me thus far. i have looked forever to be able to ...
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How to strip non-alphanumeric characters, convert spaces to dashes, uppercase to lowercase in this context

I am using the Advanced Custom Fields plugin, which is very good. I am trying to take the output of one of the fields I created and give it the "permalink treatment", that is strip out ...
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$post object is null

I am trying to use the $post object from functions.php in my theme however if I attempt to var_dump($post) it returns NULL. Here is my code: function breadcrumb_navigation() { var_dump($post); ...
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List direct children of page

I am currently using the following function to list the children of a page, however the function recursively finds children of the children and I only want to list the direct children of ...
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Get permalink for a post from inside Wordpress and route to a related site

I built a mobile version of a wordpress site and added some PHP code in the wordpress index.php file to detect mobile users and HTTP-redirects them to m.website.com (which is not a wordpress ...
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Only get_posts of certain post formats

I'm trying to create a archive list with only my "normal" post format articles (not link, aside, quote, etc formats). How would I implement has_post_format( 'standard' ), or something similar, into ...
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HTML in PHP problem [closed]

I have the following code but I always get an error, it's the first time I've tried to merge HTML with PHP: <?php if(get_field('post_image')) { echo '<img src="'. get_field('post_image') ...
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sql query to put quotes around numbers in img tag

I have quite a few old posts that contain an img tag with height and width with no double quotes around the numbers. For example: <img height=319 alt="" ...
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Wordpress automatically adding <!— --> html tag around PHP code

I was managing a site, taking over from a previous administrator. With his last breath, he changed something on the site, precisely on the login section: http://www.spiritualresponse.com/login/ I ...
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Is it possible to isolate and use Wordpress functions outside of wordpress

I'm seeing a lot of jobs on elance and vWorker for converting html to wordpress? what's the general process for doiing this? hunting and pecking through the codex? what happens when you get to some ...