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How do I convince this button to do something when it is clicked?

I'm trying to use ajax to give me an alert when I click a button. Eventually I want it to do some form validation, but for now I would be happy just to see the alert. I've read the docs and about a ...
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Question about file path for include/require methods

So I am currently rather new to Wordpress development and I had a question about the file path for the include() and require() methods. I have a php script within my Wordpress installation that I ...
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Query category-specific, paginated posts and allow viewer to change sort order

Maybe this has already been asked here, but I can't seem to find a solution, so forgive me if this is a duplicate. I have coded a custom template to display all posts from a category with the ID 36. ...
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Accessing Variables Used In a Plugin Using PHPStorm + XDebug

I'm currently attempting to use XDebug 2.2.1 and PHPStorm 7.1 to debug my WordPress plugin. So far, I've successfully installed XDebug and breakpoints are working fine. However, I'm unable to access ...
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Showpost and last

I need your help. I would like to bring up the last (number) from my template classified ads. Here's the code: <?php $the_query = new WP_Query( array( 'showposts' => 10, ...
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Make first child link default instead of its parent

I want to do something like this: if a parent have kids get page link of the first child else get page link of itself. For example: Page 1 Sub-page 1 (get this link) Sub-page 2 Sub-page 3 Page 2 ...
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Using color picker in plugin, does input attribute order matter?

I'm trying to use the WP color picker in a plugin admin menu and it doesn't seem to be doing anything at all. I'm following the directions here: ...
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WordPress (3.9.1) MultiSite Permissions. Is chown the answer?

The situation: I'm working on a WordPress MultiSite for a charity. They have a Dedicated Apache Server running multiple Domain Names (Accounts). I preparation for Development & Production, which ...
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Nested wp_query loop doesn't show connected posts

I have have a wp_query loop nested in another wp_query loop. The first loop queries the latest movies. The second loop queries the persons connected to each movie from the first loop (movies and ...
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Display custom meta box in my template file

Need help displaying my custom meta boxes on a template file. Following a tutorial Here's the code from my functions.php: function get_custom_field( $value ) { global $post; $custom_field = ...
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Wordpress Visual Editor Stripping HTML Changes

When I use the WordPress HTML editor to add icomoon icons like this: <span class="icon-shield"></span> and then switch to the visual editor and then back to the HTML editor, the icons ...
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How can I call specific function if requested URL is not found?

My website is fully API based and builds pages/posts from API data. I was thinking to create something like PHP magic function __call to call specific function when requested URL would return 404, but ...
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Custom posts in different columns style

I'm trying to output a custom type posts with a sticky/featured work in a col-8 (thumbnail) and col-4 (content) then the rests of the posts should be in col-4. So far I have tried the code below but ...
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Function won't run onclick using Ajax

Ok, so my code is meant to be pulled from the function using the jquery code below, but it isn't pulling the code and I can't see why not. My pages code <script> var click_to_choose_user = ...
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php function to display commenter username or login

I want to display the commenters username or login name in a comment template. I know there is a function comment_author_link(), but this displays the "display name publicly as" name and not ...
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No wp-config.php file on local install of wordpress - site still displays

I've installed Wordpress locally using XAMPP and this step by step guide by Sunny Johal(Fifth post down on that page). The first time I used the step by step and ran all 3 of the SQL codes(UPDATE ...
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External Page Displaying Properties of [If (Home Page)]

I have a slider set to display only on the homepage with <?php if( is_front_page() ) : ?> This works properly for all pages, except my landing pages that have get_header. Does anyone know how ...
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Processing empty search TwentyTen

On my website when you submit an empty search box it takes you to a page that says nothing found however the navigation menu isn't displayed but it does when you enter a search term (whether it finds ...
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Wordpress article with 50 000 words loading slow - 100% cpu

I have a wordpress article with 50 000 words. After a debug I realised that the CPU is 100% when I read the post / open the category page. I have a quad core server with 8gb ram (the ram level is ...
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Complex menu structure with 6 custom post type hierarchy

We chosen to use Wordpress to this client but we have not work with a menu structure like this one on Wordpress. Those content types i what we have created as custom post type. Is listed below: ...
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Count how many articles meet a search after add search field

I create a custom post field named "related_keywords". When i add a post, before save, i fill this field with a list of keywords. After that, I need that it search title posts that meets this search ...
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wp_delete_auto_drafts() deletes links in menus

Since yesterday the wp_scheduled_auto_draft_delete cron job somehow deletes all page entries from our menus. All entries in the table wp_postmeta with meta_key = '_menu_item_object' and meta_value = ...
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How to save the output of php variables used in inline css code to the main style.css?

I have some PHP variables that each represent some user settings set via a theme options interface such as: theme colors typography etc. All these variables are in a file called dynamic-style.php: ...
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Adding a dropdown list box to the comments page

I'm creating a plugin that will add a dropdown list box as an additional field on the comments page. The data in the dropdown is not being added to the MySQL database. Can someone take a look at my ...
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Get the current page in a call back function

I would like to be able to get the URL of the page that I am crawling when the callback function is called. I tried $_SERVER['HTTP REFERER'] but it gives me the URL of the page that the script is ...
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Echo the featured image of page assigned to blog in index.php

I have my posts page set to a page named Blog. This is set to use the Template: Default template. So index.php is rendering this page. I want to be able to set the Featured image of this page I've ...
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Limit ads appearing more than three times

I am using the following code in content.php to repeat an ad insertion. Ads are inserted in the middle of every 2nd row in a grid of thumbnails. There are 3 thumbnails per row. <?php else : ?> ...
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How to count the length of a post title?

Let's say that I have an entry titled Crime & Punishment I tried to count the number of characters of my entry titles using the following line: echo strlen( get_the_title() ); I expected the ...
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Should I store my Facebook access tokens?

I've built a custom login page for a Wordpress site which uses Facebook for authentication. Is there any reason to store the Facebook access token in my WP database, or does it make more sense to use ...
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Displaying Event within two given time frames

I'm trying to display two different posts from my CPT named Events. One is going to be the next event the other is going to be previous event. I've got a metabox called 'Event date' The client at ...
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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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Looping through 3 recent posts but separating them into separate divs

I am trying to loop through 3 posts, but separating each one into it's own div as some jQuery will show and hide one at a time. I've created the code to show one, but separating them I am unsure of. ...
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Exclude specific post from displaying

I am trying to exclude a specific post ID from displaying. I've included the post ID as a post__not_in but being given an error I am unsure of, any obvious changes needed here? ...
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Functions are causing errors

I'm declaring a function on a plugin's PHP. The plugin loads code at the top of each post (Post Layout is the plugins name). Cannot redeclare vote_up() (previously declared in ...
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Position taxonomy box below editor in custom post type

How do I move the custom taxonomy below the editor? I have a meta box called property details and I want the taxonomy to appear below it. I am adding it using the following code. I don't want it to ...
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How to set a cookie based on a page Get variable?

I am trying to set a cookie, based on a GET variable from a page. The page URL looks like: mysite.com/?my_var=somevalue I'm trying this, but can't see what I'm doing wrong.. // make 'my_var' ...
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Select All not working in a WordPress search filter

I am trying to create a Search Filter within WordPress to filter through all the custom taxonomies within a Custom Post Type. I have created a function that generates the dropdown so I can output ...
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Editing the contents of just one div on a page from wordpress

On the homepage of the design I am integrating into Wordpress, this little area (as highlighted in the attached screenshot) needs to be editable for the client to update whenever needed, now this is ...
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How to show all of aspecific post type that has taxonomy and a specific term

i have a post type called directory_listing, i have a taxonomy called 'place' and I have terms in that tax for place1 and place2. I need to display all the 'directory_listing' posts that use the term ...
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Display PHP within HTML values

What is the correct way to display a value in a link using php? The (Advanced Custom Fields) php works correctly outside of the html. Book on Expedia.com <a class="alignright" href="<?php ...
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Custom field not displaying when category specified in loop/tag

I'm using custom fields (via Advanced Custom Fields) to display particular bits of information. One of them, author (for which there are sometimes multiple entries), displays fine across the site but ...
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Conditional Javascript based on WP Version

How would I go about creating a conditional statement in PHP to load a javascript file dependent on the active version of the WP installation? i.e. if using Wordpress 3.8 load javascript file A, if ...
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How to get comment_ID by post_ID in wordpress

I used get_comment() but its parameter is $comment_ID which I has to enter manually for previous comments from wp_comments instead of that I need to get current comment means last updated comment ...
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Wordpress Ajax Data problem

I couldn't add selected data to a div using ajax. Here is my code: <?php function master_ajaxurl() { $myOpt = $_POST['option']; bringDetails($myOpt); } ...
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Adding nofollow to a PHP generated Nav

if ( ! defined( 'ABSPATH' ) ) exit; // Exit if accessed directly global $wp_query; if ( $wp_query->max_num_pages <= 1 ) return; ?> <nav class="woocommerce-pagination"> ...
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Grouping posts by a custom meta value

I'm trying to output a list of dates that are held in a meta key called event_dates without duplicates. I've also tried a wp_query with a meta_compare but I'm not able to make that work either. Any ...
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Echo out element to another page.

I have a small plugin that displays how many submissions are left on current ninja form. And writes it out as so <p id="submissions-left">hurry only 25 submission left. <\p> And tacks ...
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Including all post id's of a custom post type into an array

For my single.php (products.php), I try to build a navigation via which the user can switch between products based on the meta key "price". I want to put all id's of the products post type into an ...
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Server-side processing of AJAX login

I'm using AJAX to login users on my website to avoid the need for a page refresh when they get their username or password wrong. Everything is done over SSL. My server-side processing: function ...
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Headers for Contact Form are wrong

I am using a simple contact form I created myself that consists of just a script (php) and a WordPress shortcode. It works fine except the headers are saying something like foo@somewebhosting.server54 ...