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Custom booking form field not saving

I am trying to follow this debugging tutorial on adding custom booking form fields - Link My intention is to add a field, which is required, that is saved amongst the other user data when they ...
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Using plugin functionality in external php script not working

I am encountering a strange problem which I couldn't solve so far. I'm calling a .php script via cronjob (Debian/GNU Linux). To use wordpress functionailty I added: define('WP_USE_THEMES', false); ...
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Some recent plugin updates have failed “Could not create directory”

I have been developing my WordPress site on a WAMPServer on my laptop for a few months, with few problems. In the last few days several (but not all) plugin updates have failed - Specifically IThemes ...
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Calling a save function from a “submit” button

I am trying to call a function to save changes from a submit button, but I am not accustomed to PHP programming, as I have just started. I tried Googling around a bit, but didn't find anything too ...
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Calling JavaScript file with Custom Plug In

So, the goal is to use jQuery Validation for a custom form. Maybe I'm going about this the hard way. But, here's what I'm doing: Uploaded the jQuery Validation file to my theme folder Created ...
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Backlinks Saver Plugin Redirect

I'm using Backlinks Saver to redirect dead pages to my homepage so I can preserve my linkjuice. It's causing some issues with some of my custom HTML pages and I would like to disable the plugin for ...
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Hide Meta Boxes for Non-Admins

I have a review based wordpress site where I have a page for each different company where there users can review them. The theme I use adds a custom post type called "review" and I have used Press ...
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Add menu content as hyperlinks on a page

I've Googled this, but keep turning up ways to add links to menus, which I fully understand. What I'd like to do is this: My client wants a page with links of certain pages right in the page ...
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Faster API with CDN [closed]

I have a custom plugin built for me (not by me). There are basically 2 plugins, one on my website which holds a custom API built for my needs and another one which the client installs on his WordPress ...
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Internationalization and the plugin description

SO I am trying to do some i18n on a plugin I am working on and having some troubles. I wanted to see if anyone else has encountered these or possibly has a solution. Basically, I have received the ...
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Contact form 7 Conditional Required fields [closed]

I have a form build with Contact Form 7 where people could make a reservation for tickets and have the form send to a email address. We have 2 kinds of tickets. So people could choose 1 quantity for ...
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Modify plugin to simply change the user experience [closed]

I am kind of new to wordpress. I purchased a certain plugin which enables functionality I require but has poor user experience. It disables fields instead of hiding and the shopping cart wording it ...
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Access submenu without giving access to menu page

I have created a custom post type 'book' and added few submenu's to it, which are also custom post types eg (novel, science, history etc.). I added seperate capabilities to all of the custom post ...
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Extend Metabox.io map field to sepearate lat long values

I am trying to separate the latitude and longitude values returned by the map field from the metabox.io plugin and save them as separate values. I have found a comment from the author (shown ...
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Can I add category list in wordpress TinyMCE custom button

I want to create a custom post type gallery plugin.I already create shortcode and create TinyMCE button But I can't add Taxonomies list in TinyMCE-button.js file. how can I add this? my code is php ...
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Force Plugin to English Translation

Here's my thing: I'm using a plugin that has multilang capabilities. The point is that the language translation in my country lang is very bad and it makes more complex than simpler my work. :D. So ...
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how to display the 5 most shared posts?

I'm looking for a way to display on my website the 5 mosts shared posts. I'm using Facebook, Twitter & Google+ to share my posts. I know there's a plugin named "Most Shared Posts", but it's no ...
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Wordpress Plug in error Woocommerce - Please help! thanks!

I am trying to create a city dropdown at the checkout in woocommerce. Im using a plug in called WC City Select Plugin Site: https://wordpress.org/support/plugin/wc-city-select but I am getting this ...
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Custom Post Type Templates from Plugin Folder?

I'd like to offer my custom post type as a Plugin, so that people can use it without touching their theme folder. But custom post type templates -- such as single-movies.php -- reside in the theme ...
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Cannot get any plugins working

I'm having here a strange struggle. I have overtaken a project (relatively simple) form other person. He has build a page over commercial sold theme. 1st thing is that that theme by default camed with ...
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Error uploading plugin zip file

I have a question here and hope you guys can help me with that. Couldn't find the exact answer from search and I am not a coder myself. I was given the instruction (to change plugin name) by my ...
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Alexa Skills Kit integration

Is there anyway to integrate "Alexa Skills Kit" in WordPress so that the backend can be managed by User Voice with the help of "Echo Dot" Device of Amazon.
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Can features like Disqus or Intense Debate be done in a normal WordPress plugin without a 3rd party involved

I was searching for a real good feature rich comment system for Wordpress, I used Disqus a few times and may still not know the whole list on features and why it's so popular. Would features like this ...
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Override plugin template

I've got Recent post by category widget on my plugin with the folder "recent-posts-by-category-widget" I've copied that folder and all of it's contents to the root location of my theme. But the ...
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Use Google Analytics' User ID function with Wordpress site [on hold]

I need to integrate the user ID function with my wordpress site. Been looking for a dedicated plugin but closest thing I could find was https://en-gb.wordpress.org/plugins/google-analytics-adder/ but ...
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Archive with months of current year only

I'm trying to figure out how to get the following archive navigation: JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC 2012 | 2014 Thus, a list with the months of the current or selected year ...
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Change plugin name on WordPres repo

Months ago i have created a simple WordPress plugin that shows Latest post with thumbnails, but as the plugin name includes the word "Ads" it has been a report from a user that the plguin assets are ...
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Custom post types from custom database

For a plugin I want to use custom post types based on data stored in an external database. This database isn't related to WordPress (the structure of the tables is independent). The datastructure is ...
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How to integrate Visual Composer into a custom menu page? [on hold]

I've created a custom menu page using add_menu_page and on that page I'm using wp_editor to add the default WordPress editor: add_action('admin_menu', function () { add_menu_page( 'Custom ...
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Fatal Error Taxonomy Metadata [closed]

Whenever I enter my website it says: Fatal error: Cannot redeclare add_term_meta() (previously declared in /home/rianstex/public_html/wp-includes/taxonomy.php:1757) in ...
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WP JSON REST API (Ryan McCue) how to query posts with specific meta data with 'AND' relation?

I use Wp_query class to query my posts. 15 posts are in a template fetched on page load and their filtering works fine. Infinity scroll fetches for other posts using JSON restful services. The filter ...
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Yoast Seo Plugin meta title not showoing [closed]

I am using latest wordpress 4.5 and latest version of Yoast seo plugin. I have filled all the options of yoast seo on page like focus keyword, seo title, meta description etc. But when i view the ...
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Best Collection of Code for your functions.php file [closed]

Please vote on the question and any answers you find useful by clicking on the UP arrow on the left hand side of the question or answer. As with many others who are now viewing this post, I have been ...
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Child Plugin Admin Panel

So I've installed wp-mail-bank plugin and I want to customize certain part of them core. So I choose to use Hooks : location : /wp-mail-bank.php function backend_plugin_css_scripts_mail_bank() ...
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Unhook (or remove) Sidekick Customizer Option using a function

How do I remove / disable / hide the "Click for Help" Sidekick Drawer? I'm reading over the codex and I just don't see anything relevent between this and the plugin. I downloaded the plugin, start ...
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Visual Composer - How do I modify a shortcode after page load? [on hold]

I have a grid shortcode built in Visual Composer (on a page by page basis) that I'm trying to modify after the page loads. I'm running a few regex statements to make sure it only matches what we need, ...
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Does a blank plugin come with any overhead?

I dont really like big plugins like jetpack. I find it much easier to manage multiple plugins with a single piece of major functionality rather than 1 plugin that does everything and use an options ...
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Woocommerce Product Add-ons - Auto-select first option

The agency I work for are trying to get a client's website to auto-select the first option on the maintenance packages for their products. Currently, we are using an if statement within a foreach. ...
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Show custom taxonomy not in submenu

I have one small problem and I can't find answer...I have created custom post type and custom taxonomy, but my custom taxonomy is showing as sub menu under custom pos type, here is example what I ...
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WordPress REST API Plugin Development - Add Custom Endpoint

I have this question on Stack Overflow but thought here might be a better place for it... I'm almost certainly doing something stupid - or rather not doing something obvious that I should have done. ...
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Is it possible to get a shortcode generated by a plugin, then, using a function, create a new post using that shortcode?

I am planning to purchase a plugin that allows users to create polls and then embed them via shortcode into posts. It looks like a great plugin all around; however, the functionality I would like is ...
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Can't install new plugins because of the error “Could not create directory”

A faculty member is having difficulties with a instructional wordpress install. Fixing individual permission problems has been hit and miss, and have become a perennial pain, so I'll ask here. What ...
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wp-video-post plugin upload loop only if uploading bigger mp4s [closed]

I know the question is very special, but I really don't know what to do. It's about this wonderful plugin: https://wordpress.org/support/plugin/wp-video-posts It's working great, but after a few ...
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Why doesn't a form need an 'action' with a plugin that uses the post data?

So I'm still rather new to WordPress plugins. And there's one thing that I'm not sure of. I'm building a front-end form that allows users to post posts. In this guide down below there's a plugin made ...
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Can't Install/Upgrade Plugins Through WordPress

I'm trying to download a plugin in wordpress, but keep geting the error "Unpacking the package… Could not create directory.". I'm using mac
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wp_specialchars and wp_specialchars_decode in a shortcode plugin

I have written my first plugin, a shortcode plugin. I have read about wp_specialchars and wp_specialchars_decode but I'm not sure how to use them. The plugin read a shortcode allowing some parameters ...
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query_vars in plugin when using custom permalinks

I am trying to do the following I need to get the category of the current page at the plugin level so before it goes to archive.php orsingle.php so i have a plugin to do this and based upon ...
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Check if the front end user is log in or not

I am using "front-end-only-users" plugin for user registration and log in system. Now how i check that my front end user is log in or not through coding i use 'is_user_logged_in()' but it checking the ...
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call_user_func_array() expects parameter 1 to be a valid callback

Hello I have problem with my custom plugin :/ Warning: call_user_func_array() expects parameter 1 to be a valid callback, function 'wp_slider_info_page' not found or invalid function name in ...
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How do I call wp_get_current_user() in a plugin when plugins are loaded before pluggable.php?

The current result is "PHP Fatal error: Call to undefined function wp_get_current_user()" which makes sense, but doesn't help. I need to use $current_user. Here is the code I'm currently using: ...