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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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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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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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How to change the case of all post titles to “Title Case”

I am helping my father with his WordPress website. It has over 1,700 posts with TITLES IN UPPERCASE. We'd like to change these to "Title Case" in the database (possibly using this PHP script). The ...
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Pass a Select List Value into Functions.php function Tax Query Array

Hoping someone can assist as I am very new to the whole functions.php/wordpress coding side of things but I basically have the following use case that I am trying to achieve through the use of Gravity ...
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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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save_post action inside a custom metabox class not working

I am writing a class to create metaboxes and save the form data. The problem is, I keep getting a warning when I click "publish": Warning: call_user_func_array() expects parameter 1 to be a valid ...
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How to put a form with php code into a variable or shortcode?

I'm trying to put my frontend form into a variable or a shortcode so I can wrap another shortcode around it (specifically Bainternet Post Creation Limits). My form has PHP code in it so I'm not ...
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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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Selectbox in admin panel function linking to CSS

I want to link the selectbox to my CSS. Like if I click an item on the list, the background of my header will change - the header's color is in the CSS. The selectbox isn't in the html but it's in ...
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Problems with plugin that fetches data from database with ajax

I have the following code that works when I run it on a local (non wordpress) website. But I cant get it to working in a plugin. It is my first plugin. <?php /* Plugin Name: Wordpress Plugin Stijn ...
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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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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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Simple form that saves to database

I am using a 3rd party service that does a scrub of my database for new entries within a specific table. However I am been unable to find a simple form plugin that submits data to the wordpress ...
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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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echo stops after some lines [on hold]

I use WP to manage a system. In one scenario, the system gets data from the DB and generates an HTML using lots of echo lines (PHP). I debugged the HTML , section by section, and could see the output ...
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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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Some doubts about how the main query and the custom query works in this custom theme?

I am pretty new in WordPress theme development and I'm not so into PHP (I came from Java and C#) and have the following situation in this custom theme As you can see in the homepage I first show a ...
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Create Logout Link Wordpress Admin Menu

I'm looking at creating a Logout link in the Wordpress admin menu that when clicked the user is logged out immediately. I don't want the Logout link to be a submenu of an existing menu, I just want ...
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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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Link a lightbox thumbnail to a post instead of opening the lightbox

On my website portfolio I use a heavily modified version of the Swatch theme from Woo Themes. The theme makes the thumbnails for my portfolio pieces link to the lightbox. I want the thumbnails to ...
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A Shortcode Within a Shortcode, Nested shortcode? [on hold]

Problem 1 People flagged this as a duplicate on this site. I don't see this problem anywhere else. Problem 2 - My actual problem I have a plugin called WP-Filebase ...
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Getting movie and serial on actor page

I'm building a cinema site, I came with a problem, let me explain: Movies- are stored in Post's Actors- are stored in Post Type - persoane ( taxonomy= lista) Serials - are stored in Post Type - ...
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A ShortCode Within a ShortCode. INCEPTION [duplicate]

Problem I have a plugin called WP-Filebase https://wordpress.org/plugins/wp-filebase/ & http://wpfilebase.com/, which allows a user to upload media and it has a shortcode to allow the user to ...
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How to get the link of each category? [on hold]

I have tried this code: <?php $cats = get_categories(); foreach ($cats as $cat) { $cat_id = $cat->term_id; echo '<div ...
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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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Using PHP to toggle stylesheet and header image, set in cookie

I haven't done a lot of work with cookies or Wordpress before so I think I've been a bit over-optimistic in my quest :p I have created two themes for my site, night and day. I would like the user to ...
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multiple files in wordpress plugin

i'm trying to write a plugin with multi files, i'm sure i did it before without a problem but now i have the problem in the subject. in the main plugin file i included a file name - ydp-includes.php, ...
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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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How to add element to sprintf html output? [on hold]

I'm trying to add data-masonry-options='{"gutter":10}'" to the sprintf output $html = sprintf( '<ul class="gallery">%s</ul>', $html ); on my functions.php. Basically what I'm trying to ...
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How do I call comments_template(); from a plugin file?

I am trying to call comments_template(); from a plugin file. Specifically, it's the player.php file from the plugin All Video Gallery. Below is the file itself. <?php ...
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Error: options page not found

This error is really well known and every where I look its either I am not doing: <form method="post" action="options.php"> or I am not registering my options, which is not the case as seen ...
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Loop with slider (slider not loading)

In my slider.php I have a loop that calls for a custom post type. That custom post type has a meta box for a slide url (link/title/etc). I can see the loop and everything else is working because in ...
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Avada shortcode [on hold]

I would like to copy the carousel effect of this template> www.awerest.com/demo/myway/light/ > (exactly with the same icon and effect of the words ): see here > ...
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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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Dynamically add id to heading tags

How do I add an id attribute dynamically to every heading tag on a wordpress website using php? I wanted to make it so that for every heading tag (h1, h2, h3, h4, h5, h6) I have a unique id attached ...
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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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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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Some doubts about the WP development IDE, how to obtain the IDE code assistance? [duplicate]

I am pretty new in WordPress theme\plugin development (I came from Java and C#) and I have the following doubt about the IDE and how to correctly handle the WordPress development process. My main ...
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SMOF + Bootstrap Carousel [on hold]

I've just started using SMOF Framework and I have a problem with slider integration into Bootstrap Carousel. Here is my code: <!-- Wrapper for slides --> <div class="carousel-inner"> ...
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How to display only one category in a custom post type?

I have a custom post type called 'portcat' and I want to display the results of only one portcat category ('games' - which has an ID of '3') on my page. The below code displays all of the categories ...
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Add Text in Home page of Wordpress Tempelate [closed]

How we can add text in homepage of wordpress tempelate without code???
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How can I show a different contact form on a page depending which page linked through to that page? (Contact Form 7) [closed]

I currently have four pages, each of which have a button containing a PHP get variable, which loads the "apply" page and fills out one of the fields using the variable: Button: [button ...
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How to pass hook variable to function?

I have a function that has an add_action inside it that calls the user_register hook. I would like to be able to echo the variable $user_id from the user_register hook and the $_POST array as well. ...
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wp-comments-post.php file returns a blank page

When i post a reply to my blog, it's return a blank page to me. It seems that happens because of this code in wp-comments-post.php if ( 'POST' != $_SERVER['REQUEST_METHOD'] ) { header('Allow: ...
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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 ...