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How to convert jQuery plugin to a Wordpress plugin?

I am an "old" (64) rookie to the Wordpress world. I have been tearing what little hair I have left out over the past week trying to understand and use jQuery to build a simple calendar and display it ...
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Get all order id's by customer id in woocommerce

I want to get woo-commerce all order id's by customer id in a custom plugin. How can I do this? In woo-commerce my-order.php $order->get_order_number(); works fine but when trying this in custom ...
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Using Docker for WordPress development

I am getting started with Docker and I'm still new to professional WordPress development practices. I would like to set up a Docker development environment (on my Mac) so that I can do custom ...
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How to use update and delete query in wordpress

First i write manually update, delete, insert and select query and execute data with mysql_query function Like this: Select query $prefix = $wpdb->prefix; $postSql = "SELECT DISTINCT post_id ...
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Add a sidebar for menu item?

I want to modify the WordPress navigation menu. I have added a custom checkbox in the menu items custommenu. If that is enabled, then I want to remove the submenu items for that item and include a ...
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What part of Facebook do I need to include to build a recent post widget? [on hold]

I'm working on a plugin that has a lot of social widgets and functions. I'm trying to use the Facebook PHP SDK to get the users info and x number of recent posts. Do I have the user get the app_id, ...
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Using Facebook PHP SDK with Wordpress

I'm using the Facebook SDK from here. I've put it all in a class like below: <?php use Facebook\FacebookRedirectLoginHelper; use Facebook\FacebookSession; use Facebook\FacebookRequest; class ...
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Associate custom categories to different user IDs

I am trying to associate custom categories created by different users to their userIDs. I did that with custom posts and custom pages, but I really have no idea on how I can do that with the custom ...
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3rd Party Plugin dependency - how to correctly load classes

I'm trying to understand how this block of code in the an existing wordpress plugin which depends on a third party events-manager plugin works. I understand that the 'plugins_loaded' action hook is ...
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shortcode which is introduced into entry the blog, and appears in side bar

I have the following shortcode plugin, it works perfectly, nothing more I want to put you in the blog and appear in the sidebar, how I can accomplish this? I want not put a widget in the sidebar, ...
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Replace upload system/Override wp_handle_upload

I am going to be running a WP site on Heroku, and none of the current solutions for the media library fit my needs. There is a system for Amazon S3 (not using because paid), and a mapping system for ...
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How to insert HTML/CSS/JS into my iframe plugin?

I currently have an iframe plugin that displays on a WordPress page by shortcode. Currently I have been displaying websites in my iframes "src" but I recently came across an issue to display my very ...
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How to Show Author image and url in WordPress plugin directory? [closed]

I just added a plugin(My-auction-creator) in to WordPress Plugin directory. But sadly when I open the plugin URL the author image is not showing nor the url is linked. So anyone can help me to show ...
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Set options outside of the admin panel

I would like to update my plugin options outside of the options page. I have built a secure hub where only users with the capability 'access-hub' can access it. I would like to let users update my ...
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Is there a way to check PHP version on the hosting pre plugin activation? [duplicate]

Our plugin works on PHP 5.3+ only and we are having instances when users install our plugin on PHP 5.2 and receive an unhelpful message like "Parse error: ...". Is there a way to somehow tell ...
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Custom entity search and display

I am developing a custom plugin that adds a new product entity with its own tables to the database. I would like to perform custom queries on those products through a custom search form -the classic ...
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Custom plugin for client, release in repository?

There is a business who has approached me and asked for an estimate for a project which involves converting their existing site one-page site into a WP site. Part of the functionality they require ...
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how to display my WordPress plugin on a chosen page?

I'm new to WordPress development and I just can't get my head around rendering the actual html/css contents on my plugin to a page on my WP site. Is there a specific function or so? I'm not talking ...
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Import a gallery and edit it in admin page? [closed]

I want to the import/copy a exact gallery on http://www.skidstahus.se/vara-hus/ to my page and make it editable in the admin page, so I could add new pictures and info. With the gallery I want to ...
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Call a javascript function when setting panel is rendered [closed]

i'm trying to create an addon for Visual Composer, but i can't find a callback when the addon settings is added inside the editor. In wordpress plugin I can control the using the function form().
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Accessing GET variable named 'error'

As part of a project I'm required to make a wordpress plugin which integrates with Google for authentication (There are good reasons for developing a new plugin instead of using an existing one). If ...
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Login our site by Wordpress plugin [closed]

I have a site with login option. First of all, users can register on the site. I want login my site with they login infos in Wordpress plugin. Is it possible? How can I do it?
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Control When a Script Is Loaded

My plugin usually appends my widget to the end of each post as intended, but not consistently, sometimes needing a page refresh. There are two main parts to the plugin: a div, which gets appended to ...
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How can I set a subsection page for a plugin e.g ?page=_&subsection=subsection_page

How can I set a subsection page for a plugin ? I noticed some plugins have 2 settings pages as follows: Main one: options-general.php?page=page Subsection: ...
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Downloading Generated XML File

I'm making a Widget which presents users with categories as drop down list. When user selects category and press download, I want to get all posts under category and download them. I have faced a ...
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Modify request query string before plugins

I have an issue where a plugin allows some behavior I don't like. Basically, I want to grab and modify a request query string before the Ultimate Member plugin processes it. Basically if someone isn't ...
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wpdb->query and non-ASCII characters in given query

recently I'm dealing with wordpress and I find myself running a table creation query in a plugin through the function $wpdb->query (this wpdb class). Everything is fine until I put a non-ASCII ...
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Problems with wp_remote_get only when certain themes are active

I wrote a plugin that uses wp_remote_get to get some data. It works great on certain themes, and other themes it completely breaks down with the following error: Problem with the SSL CA cert (path? ...
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How to add filter for wordpress plugin?

I have a really newbie question, but I'm really new to WordPress development. In the plugin that I'm using is using this filter. if ( true === apply_filters( 'some_custom_filter', false ) ) { ...
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Use functionality in third-party plugin in my own plugin

I'm currently building a WordPress plugin in which I need some functionality that already exists inside of another plugin. I was hoping to find a way to leverage that third-party code in such a way ...
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Create page (inside plugin) that can process data

I need to create a page in wordpress where I can process parameters that are passed in a 'get' request. What steps need to be taken for this to happen
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Add a page in admin without adding menu item

In my plugin I have registered a menu_page; now I need another page. How can I add another page to my plugin without adding another menu item? Is it possible to call it by href?
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Get the post ID only off single page

I will begin by saying that I am skilled PHP developper but brand new to WP. My idea is to make a plugin that increments a value every time a post is seen (I mean the complete "page" that contains ...
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How to create custom frontend php page via plugin

I'm new to wordpress development and was wondering how to create a custom php file (like: mysounds.php) which would use a php file in my plugin directory. So in other words: I create a php file in my ...
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How to create collections that are edited in admin?

I'm not sure what this feature is called, but I've seen examples of this before. Lets say, on my site I want additional collections of things (besides blog posts) that have their own sections in the ...
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plugin first menu name different from first submenu using register_post_type

i made plugin where i had used "register_post_type" to create custom post taxonomy. problem i that my first sub menu is also name of my plugin how can i fix it Below i code add_action( 'init', ...
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Using filters and actions for plugin API?

I want to integrate a public API to a plugin that I develop. The usual way other plugins integrate APIs is to define some functions that can be called by any theme or plugin. However, I think this ...
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Is there a limit on making calls to WordPress.org API's?

I am writing a plugin which makes calls to https://api.wordpress.org/plugins/info/1.0/{slug}.json Is there a limit on making calls to WordPress.org API's? For example once per hour or every 10 ...
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wp_tag_cloud based on user id

I am using the wp_tag_cloud, however i want to filter this by the taxonomy and a user id, thus having a user tag cloud, I have seen a few hooks but not had much success. So wanting to keep this on the ...
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Custom Plugin - CSS works, JS doesn't

In the plugin I'm making, I use separate js and css files (____.js, ____.css). This is the first time that I've included an external .js file in anything. I'm registering and enqueueing both in the ...
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How can I add recent posts to menu like mashable

I would like create a mega menu that uses recent posts for hover state. Like When you hover a submenu you get a list of recent post relevant to that menu item like in Mashable. I I would like a menu ...
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Modify users.php page to create page/post on button clicked

I am trying to create a new Column in users.php (Wordpress Users Page) with buttons. Each button, associated with the user, has to create a page or a post (based on my programmatically selection). I ...
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Use one meta box handler at post editor and option page

I made plugin which uses custom database table to store custom form data. All works at option page where is added meta box like this add_meta_box( 'my_form_meta_box', 'My details', ...
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Method not receiving attributes from shortcode call, general OOP problems

The method OpenMods that you see below, is supposed to take an array generated by an fgetcsv function, and put it into an HTML table. __construct is supposed to, as is typically the case, define the ...
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auto create only 1 wp page in activate custom plugin

I am using this code to auto create a page when I activate my plugin.. function insert_page(){ // Create post object $my_post = array( 'post_title' => 'My post', ...
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export.php override template

Is there a way to override export.php in wordpress core ? The file is under wp-admin/includes. My plugin overrides certain wp functions, not exactly override but just hooks my function and removes ...
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Many plugins making WordPress run slow by design?

So this is what I've read: Many plugins might get WordPress slow if they are activated Many plugins might get WordPress slow even if they are not activated!? An example Let's say I build a large ...
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Workflow for new importer plugin - your advices?

I'm building a new plugin to import Pinterest Pins from a user into Wordpress. It will NOT work using the Pinterest API (which is too limited for what I want to do) and requires the user login and ...
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Change author permalink to external URL

There are several questions here on wordpress.SE that explain how you can change the author slug in the author permalink URL, e.g. from http://your.blog.tld/author/author_slug/ to ...
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Notice: Trying to get property of non-object in WordPress if Debug is TRUE

I am writing a plugin for WordPress. I have created a Class as singleton pattern Class code /* * This I have refered from BuddyPress and trying to learn from it :) */ class AssessmentTest { ...