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Use a Wordpress Plugin in non-Wordpress .php page [closed]

I have a website consisting of html pages but with one blog page in Wordpress. There is a news ticker plugin on this wp page which I would like to embed into the other pages of the site. How can this ...
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Incentive theme - Getting ’You do not have sufficient permissions’ while trying to install plugins

After making a clean install of wordpress and theme folowwing the installation guidelines from readme.html, I can not install the WPBakery Visual Composer and Revolution Slider plugins because I get ...
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Move plugin files to a different server

I'm in the process of speeding up my wordpress site load time. One of the things I have started doing is using a CDN server to serve my static resources from - this has had a drastic different. What ...
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How can I list custom post type categories of portfolio

this code below lists wordpress categories and works <form action="<?php bloginfo('url'); ?>/" method="get"> <?php $select = wp_dropdown_categories('show_option_none=Select ...
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WordPress Liveblog plugin: How to associate uploaded images with comments? [closed]

I'm using Automattic's Liveblog plugin which is also available on GitHub. Background When a user uploads an image, the following happens: a new post of post_type 'attachment' is created. a new ...
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Cannot access to wp_query for custom query

On a custom page template, I run a custom query to get posts, here it is: $wp_query = new WP_Query( $args ); if ( $wp_query -> have_posts() ) : while ( $wp_query -> have_posts() ) : ...
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How to Import xml (wxr) from URL [closed]

Now I use Wordpress importer plugin from https://wordpress.org/plugins/wordpress-importer/, this plugin are import xml (wxr) by upload from my pc to wordpress but I want to Import xml from URL, I ...
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How to update a Wordpress plugin? [duplicate]

I have created a Wordpress plugin and need to make it updatable. I don't upload it in Wordpress Plugin Directory. Any suggestions?
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woocommerce category in wp_dropdown_categories [closed]

How can I populate categories created in woocommerce in wp_dropdown_categories? Here is my code. <?php $args = array( 'show_option_all' => 'All Catagories', 'show_option_none' => '', ...
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wp_head is too slow

I am using wordpress 3.9.1 for one of the website. I am getting slow response around 35 seconds. I did investigation & found that wp_head is taking too much time. Further, I debug & found that ...
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Fatal Error message after trying to add new plugin

I've just tried to install the NextGen plugin and I've got this error message: Fatal error: Call to undefined function set_url_scheme() in ...
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Breadcrumbs: Custom Taxonomy level depth issue [closed]

Has anyone found a solution to overcome custom taxonomy hierarchy depth issues with breadcrumbs? Been searching all over & installed many plugins, but nothing as yet. 'Hansel & Gretel' ...
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theme_mod and option type in WP_Customize_Manager's add setting API

The WP_Customize_Manager's add setting API support the type argument: type Optional. Specifies the TYPE of setting this is. Options are 'option' or 'theme_mod' (defaults to 'theme_mod') What is the ...
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dirname( __FILE__) returning wrong directory inside plugin

Inside my plugin I'm adding the Advanced Custom Fields files. Part of including it in the plugin is changing the default directories using dirname(__FILE__). In step 3, include_once works fine. So, ...
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Auto Load Plugin Hooks inside Must Use Plugin

I am creating a custom MU plugin to run on a multi-site network. I am working on a function that will dynamically include files containing additional action and filter hooks based on the active ...
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Add custom message to the plugins page of Wordpress

I'd like to add a banner at the top of the plugins page (where you update plugins) that reads "Please do not update plugins". I know I can use the admin_notices hook to attach the message, but how do ...
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How to update plugins in a distributed wordpress scenario?

I have wordpress running with nginx behind a load balancer. Everything is running well. However, given that I have multiple sets of files, what's the best way to update them all? Ansible? Looking for ...
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Preview with Custom Post Type Not Working

At this point I have tried everything I know to fix the issue. Issue: preview only works right after a custom posts is loaded or updated. If you make any changes or hit preview twice without updating ...
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how to display the page content in popup window?

Created Main Menu with 3 menu item(Home About,Apply Now),my task to display the content of "Apply now" page in a popup while clicking "Apply now" from menu?
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hide certain settings from showing on options page

I'm working on a plugin that hides certain settings in the General Settings page, like "WordPress Address (URL)" "Site Address (URL)" , but I want the rest to show. How can I achieve that, should I ...
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Form submit from wordpress plugin

Seasoned dev, but new to wordpress development - becoming a fan very quickly. I'm knocking up my first wordpress plugin (custom contact form for client, none of the plugins can do the jazz I need). ...
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Related Posts without plugin

I need to my folder single.php insert code related post I tried but problem that does not appear div where the path for the images. Or the exact steps? Thank you
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How to edit page with plugin [duplicate]

I am new in WordPress so if i could not explain , i am sorry but please try to answer me .. It is very urgent . I have a page having name "Story" in which i use plugin having story with some pics , ...
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What is a Network Activated Plugin Exactly?

I am a bit confused on the concept of an Active Plugin and a Network Activated Plugin I am running WP 4.0 in a multisite setting. At this time I have 6 different domains in my "network". In reading ...
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wp_create_nonce function doesn't work inside a plugin?

I am writing a WordPress plugin which is creating a form in one of its functions. It looks like this (very simplyfied): class MyPlugin { public function createForm() { $nonce = ...
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What is necessary to secure a WP plugin against direct file access attempts?

When developing a WordPress plugin, what are the best practices for securing the plugin against attempts to directly access the file? I've seen WordPress plugins use a range of options, from .htaccess ...
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Get subcategories with JSON API plugin

How to get subcategories with JSON API wordpress plugin? I see how to get categories, but what is the way to get categories with subcategories at the same time? How should I modify the existing code? ...
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Rewrite URL to plugin file

I'm creating a plugin that handles courses from a 3rd party system, I've created a add_rewrite_rule() so the url /course/32567 rewrites to /wp-content/plugins/course-plugin/course-page.php?code=32567 ...
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Modification to admin bar Site Name does not change from one network site to other

The wordpress admin bar has a 'Site Name' section, that when clicked takes you to the dashboard if you're on the front end, or vice versa. The sitename code for the admin bar can be found in ...
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Group multiple widgets in one

Is that possible to group some widget into one. I am creating some similar widgets and I want to group them altogether. Like I want to name it "Widget Group" and when I activate "Widget Group" plugin, ...
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Run function on plugin activation before plugin is loaded

I have two versions of the same plugin - one is a free version on WordPress.org and the other is a paid upgrade. Both versions use the same function names and so can't be activated at the same time. ...
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How to add codes to wordpress editor using jquery

I am learning how to write plugins. I am new to it. I have a shortcode generator that is used to insert shortcodes. It inserts codes (HTML/CSS/JQERY/PHP) inside shortcode and plugin highlights in ...
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plugin ajax to external php file always return null

I am struggling with this error for a while now. The plugin inserts data to the table. Here's the code : File : plugin/_add.php require_once('../../../wp-load.php'); global $wpdb; $table_name = ...
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How to include my Ajax calls in one function instead of calling different ones every time?

I'm doing something like this to refresh a widget: add_action( 'admin_footer', 'my_action_javascript' ); // Write our JS below here function my_action_javascript() { ?> <script ...
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Let readers suggest edits from the frontend

I'd like to make my articles editable at the front-end for any reader who visits the site. (More like a wiki). I don't really want to trouble them through the registration process. I have no idea how ...
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Create mobile navigation header with settings integration

I'm a seasoned programmer but a completely inexperienced WordPress developer. I'm trying to figure out how to create a header that only shows for mobile devices, and how to modify properties of that ...
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Enable Full SSL for Wordpress

I've enabled SSL for my main domain but i want to enable it fully for my wordpress website which is located in a subfolder. when i say fully i mean in admin area and the website itself and without any ...
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Random Tweet Display [closed]

I'm trying to use the Random Tweet Widget to display Tweets in my sidebar at eigenmotion.ca. I'd be happy to do this via directly writing the code, but I'm in a hopeless position as for understanding ...
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Have plugin require two other plugins

I am currently building a plugin that is requiring two other plugins in order to work -- Paid Memberships Pro and Advanced Custom Fields. It works fine with requiring Advanced Custom Fields but ...
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Wordpress Overrides folder permissions in Cpanel

my wordpress based website doesn't use the default language so i changed it in wp-config.php file, i did that because i only needed the wordpress to use my language files other than en-us, for plugins ...
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Add content to footer - above wp_footer

I know there are several questions about the footer, but I did not find answer to this. If this has been asked before, my apologies. I am developing a widget plugin and I wanted to give users the ...
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How to disable CSS rule in Twentythirteen style.css?

I have the following situation: I have implemented a plugin ChessTempoViewer that displays a chess game in a Wordpress page. This plugin is working well in the themes 2010, 2012, 2014 but not in ...
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template redirect is not working from within a shortcode

I am new to WordPress. I want to show a custom template of a plugin using a shortcode. This template has my own login form with my own header and footer. I am using the following code: add_filter( ...
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How to auto update specific plugins in wordpress?

Hows it going. In a project of mine I am developing a plugin and on top of that I want Wordpress to auto update it from a remote source. I am using classes provided from here: ...
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Object method calling for global $wpdb in header.php

I am developing a Wordpress plugin in an object oriented way, and I would like to read data from the wordpress database using the global $wpdb variable. The global $wpdb variable is called from ...
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If Specified Page then Redirect Elsewhere in Plugin

There's a few parent pages that only exist for URL purposes, but the actual page themselves need to be redirected to the home page since they're blank. I'm trying to make a simple plugin that will ...
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How to delete all trashed item in one-go

Currently I'm using wp-optimize to remove all trashed posts, trashed comments, draft posts However, this plugin sometimes not working and more important, it does not delete any trashed items from ...
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How to initialize something in unit test before the init hook being called?

I've a simple PHP Unit written for WordPress and want the initialize code before the main 'init' action being called from the plugin I want to test, e.g. class MyPlugin_Test_Example extends ...
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Add custom content on a page

I want to add custom content inside my wordpress page. So I am creating 1 page scrolling template using bootstrap. Since I want this to become user friendly. I want to add addition WYSIWYG editor for ...
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Calling an custom field from theme option at the frontend

I am having trouble calling a field and displaying its content at the frontend from a custom theme option page. This is the code I am using to display my custom theme option at the backend ...