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wp_mail links are dead

I am trying to make a pseudo-newsletter type plugin which will email that authors of certain posts. The email sends the contents of a textarea with some extra text added to the end of it. I've sent ...
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Booking System Plugin

Hello everyone, I want to develop a website in wordpress, but would like to know few things before going into the development. 1) Is it possible to have a plugin of a booking system on a ...
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Including third party libraries in plugin

I am developing a wordpress plugin and would like to include third party libraries from Github. How do I include these a library so I can use the functions in my plugin?
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wp_insert_user keeps echoing values

This is bugging the heck out of me. Essentially I've narrowed the issue down to one line of code: $user_id = wp_insert_user ($userdata); From what I can tell nothing should be echoed here, but I ...
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How to use filter hook 'post_updated_messages' in coherence with action hook 'save_post'

I am trying to send out e-mail, SMS and IM notifications to group members of this WordPress website, whenever a WordPress page in their user group has been published/updated. I figured using the ...
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Empty POST data on server on AJAX request using Angular $http

I use AngularJS to build an AJAX form which is then processed on a server running Wordpress. Server-side handler is simple: function rnr_contact_callback() { $name = $_POST['firstName'] . ' ' . ...
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Replacing Gallery Shortcode with Foundation's Clearing

Using wordpress 4.1 and Foundation 5, and attempting to replace the stock gallery shortcode with foundation's clearing. In debugging mode, I get a notice of: Strict Standards: ...
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How to append new form elements in “Add New” form of Users in Wordpress admin panel?

I'm developing a WordPress plugin and I want to append some extra form fields in add new form of Users section inside admin panel without editing core files. Can somebody help me in achieving this.
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update_user_meta not working

I'm trying to add additional profile pages and then allow users to submit custom profile data through the pages. I want this data to be unique to each user and only viewable by that user. The code is ...
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Plugin settings not saving and 404 is generated on submit

I am creating a WordPress using https://github.com/nadeem-khan/WordPress-Plugin-Template as a starter template. This is my settings class file named 'class-xyz.php': <?php if ...
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Category listing with thumbnail and description on home page

I really need a comprehensive solution to this, so I'm offering up almost a quarter of my rep in bounty :) I would like to have a plugin that creates a custom category listing on my home page. To do ...
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WooCommerce - filter products in backend [on hold]

I need to filter the product-query for the complete shop (categories, product detail, search results). Dozens of plugins are available to give the user a sort-option, but what I need is filtering and ...
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Override A Plugin Variable And Function Via Functions.php

Is it possible to override a variable in a plugin function without altering the plugin? The closest thread I found to answer this problem is this one : Pass A Value From Outside To A Plugin Variable ...
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User subscription emails not firing from custom plugin

I have a custom plugin that should fire off emails based on a saved search function. The function seems to work when I enter one specific email but not when looping through profiles. Here is the ...
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Getting Details Of Uploaded Image

I'm using Wordpress' upload system (as explained here) on my plugin's admin page. I can upload an image and get this image's URL. But i need attachment ID, image caption etc. How can i reach them? I ...
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Plugin Development - Multilangual - Different pages

I'm currently developing a User Registration plugin, since I couldn't find any free that are properly translated I decided to create my own. The Plugin is mainly completed... My PO and MO files are ...
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How to use get_pages( ) correctly with 'child_of' to replace page with child page

I'm struggling to get the results I want here. After a couple hours of googling, I've decided to ask you all for help. I'm trying to look at children of the current (queried) page, and if the page ...
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How to show portfolio items from modal popup on portfolio plugin

When I have used this modal controller in while loop, the modal pop-up is working with framework metabox. The problem is when I reload my portfolio page, where all portfolio images are showing, the ...
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Creating an archive page listing external data

I am working on a plugin that displays external data, within WordPress. I am attempting to create two pages. A listing/archive page, and a detail page. Example: /cars/ List all cars /cars/abc/ ...
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AutoPopulate Excerpt with content minus shortcode

I am writing a plugin to auto-populate excerpt field on Woothemes Sensei Lesson CPT with text inside shortcodes placed on the content area. Well, it is working fine for lessons CPT, but...on posts ...
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Load plugin selectively for pages or posts, etc

It's possible select which plugin load by page or post, because i have 35 plugins and many of these no necessary in many pages or posts and only for some pages, how can do this? I've tested beta ...
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Strategies to implement selective loading of plugins

I'm trying to figure out some kind of mechanism to load plugins on demand, depending on the page url, to improve performance. My primary concern is that I have some admin-ajax.php calls that are ...
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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 have included a file name - ...
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Displaying External Data - Not Posts

I am creating a plugin that needs to display external data, not wordpress posts. What I have done: registered rewrites so wp recognizes my archive/single URLs, hooked into template_include to direct ...
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Automating the process of shortcode generation in a plugin - how is it done?

Automatic short code generation is a technique that I see many plugin authors use but unfortunately, I have yet to come across a tutorial that details this subject so I am hoping that someone in this ...
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Custom pages with plugin

I'm developing some plugin where I would like to enable custom pages. In my case some custom page would contain a form like contact form (not literally). When user will fill out this form and send it, ...
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How do I include drag-and-drop in a plugin?

I want to build a WordPress plugin that will allow users to add and delete fields from a custom post type. I want them to be able to do this with drag-and-drop, just like they add widgets to a ...
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470 views

Creating a Link Text like Submit Button in Admin Page

I'm making an admin page for my plugin and I'd like to make a text link designed like the form button of admin pages. I tried this but didn't work well. <a href="" cless="button-primary" ...
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Is there any plugin development framework

Since I am new to wordpress plugin development I have been examining internal structure of many plugin's and I could find most of them doesnt fit any pattern and understanding how they works is pretty ...
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Want to develop photo gallery and want to give access to different user [closed]

I want to develop functionality which has following. Create different album from admin login. Give different album access to different user. User can manage their own file in read, write mode. That ...
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Passing arguments to a admin menu page callback?

Situation: I'm working on a plugin and I'm developing it as a class, everything worked fine until I run into this situation. I wanted to make things a bit cleaner and tried this.. class MyPlugin { ...
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Create an user on external database

I have wordpress site and a project management system from codecanyon. Here is the link I have disabled registration for users in project managment system, only login is enabled. I need to make users ...
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How to Prove Ownership of plugin [closed]

So I'm considering writing wordpress plugins to sell. Apparently distributing these type of plugins requires you to hand over the source code to the client. What would happen if one of the clients ...
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Save Checkbox value in Plugin

I cannot seem to save the value of a checkbox in a plugin I am creating. When I uncheck it and click Save Settings, it reverts to being checked again. I'm not sure where I have gone wrong. Any help ...
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Is wordpress plugin development active? [closed]

I've started working with wordpress and reading about plugins. Most of my searches and found plugins are from around 2008. Is there still active development or have developers moved on to a different ...
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The plugin generated 80 characters of unexpected output!

I'm getting this message each time I activate my plugin: The plugin generated 80 characters of unexpected output during activation. If you notice “headers already sent” messages, problems with ...
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Creating a new elegant builder module?

Hi I am using elegant builder on my site and would love the ability create a new module, I basically want a text module with some custom styles applied before and after. I have contacted elegant ...
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Plugin upgrading: Widget settings

I have tried doing some research on this but haven't found anything solid yet. I have a plugin I am working on and between the last version and the new version we made some updates to the widget that ...
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Organizing The Custom Post Type with Taxonomies / Parent Posts

I am trying to make a custom post type called 'Songs'. It will have only two fields being 'Title' & 'Audio File'. I would also be creating a tag taxonomy field called 'Genres' so that admin can ...
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List Available Templates for Current Theme in a Plugin

I am new to Wordpress as of last week and am having trouble understanding some things. I have created a plugin that allows for the dynamic creation of multiple pages. There is one thing that I ...
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function triggered by “manage_users_custom_column” filter not working

I am trying to add a custom column un users.php but it stays empty. I have successfully added a column to the users admin page with this code in my theme's functions.php file: function ...
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Vagrant script to setup all the common PHP / WordPress version combinations

I am looking for a way to quickly and repeatedly set up testing / debugging environment for our plugin, most probably using Vagrant. Projects like VVV focus on a single-environment setup (or, a couple ...
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Detect each active instance of a widget

Is it possible to detect each active instance of a particular widget? As part of a plugin I'm working on, I want to run a for each loop on each widget instance Each widget is a Twitter feed and the ...
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How to redirect to settings page once the plugin is activated?

I created the Plugin of my own. Everything seems OK but one thing I want to do in that plugin is redirect to the corresponding plugin settings page when the plugin is activate. For example: ...
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Best way for plugin to accept POSTs?

The problem: I'm developing a plugin which needs to accept POST data (webhooks from an external source). I do not have control over the format of the data POSTed. My only option for passing my own ...
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save_post hook not triggered in WP v3.6.1

I developed a plugin having a custom metabox that is using the save_post hook to store data. The plugin is 18 months old and is used by thousands of customers, so I'm pretty sure everything is good. ...
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Plugin Development Form Self Submission

I am a new to Wordpress and I am trying to develop a plugin. All the plugin needs to do is provide an html form for a back end user to fill out then submit. Once the user hits submit on the form, I ...
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wp_schedule_event in a class

This is my (stripped down) plugin, in OOP: <?php /* Plugin Name: Cron Test Plugin URI: http://www.mywebsite.com/ Description: Test Version: 1.0 Requires at least: 3.0 */ class CronTest { public ...
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Plugin admin page meta_box toggle and order state not saving

I can't get the toggle state and open/close status of meta_boxes on my plugin admin page to be stored. The ajax response is always 0 I'm using meta boxes to hold sections of menu for a plugin. ...
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How to add an admin notice upon post save/update

I have a post type the uses post_save to take the address from the post-meta and retrieve the lat/lng coordinates from the Google API. I need a way of notifying the user if there was an issue with ...