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Serialize $_POST global in wordpress

I'm new here in the community, and I would like to ask if it is best practice to do this in Wordpress? maybe_serialize( $_POST ); and then store it to the db? I'm a newbie in using Wordpress, so ...
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Wordpress comment hook before it is saved

When I try to submit comments it shows a simple error on a different page "Please Enter a comment" or something like this and this line is the result of wp-comments-post. What I am looking for is a ...
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Adding Page/Post Attachment Capability to the Media Edit Screen

Is there a way to add the page attachment capability to the edit media screen? So if I add/edit a media item, I can also attach/re-attach it to a page.
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Plugin Hook: Get posts

I am building a WP plugin. It shows several featured post images with titles atop. It will have a spot on the admin bar to tell it what the featured posts are. What hook do I use to get the post's ...
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Save post to category with gravity forms (post_data) [closed]

I'm trying to save my posts, generated with gravity forms, to a specific category. However whatever I try, it's not working. The post must be saved to sepecific category, dependent from a gravity ...
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Alter how often WordPress Auto-Updates Plugins

From my understanding of how WordPress updates core and plugins is that every 12 hours it goes out and looks for updates. When does that time get set? 12 hours from initial installation? I ask this ...
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Can't save plugin settings

I am trying to change some settings of Breadcrumb NavXT plugin. After pushing the button "save" the settings seem to be saved. However, if I go to any other page of admin and then come back to the ...
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Shortcodes Not Working on Custom Theme

I am editing my mate's site which is a custom theme that his agency must have created: http://www.meddingshughes.com/ I'm using real3d flipbook to (try) display some important portfolio content. ...
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WP load posts by ajax, count and update every time

I have used Ajax load more plugin to load my posts. I also need to display the total post count and update it after every time post load and append to the list. Can anyone give me any idea about ...
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Error in buddypress when using wp_editor

Since none of plugin works with new wordpress and buddypress for rich text editor I have started to implement it myself manually directly into the theme. After using wp_editor() I got the editor on ...
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Making my plugin translation ready. Poedit not working

I'm building a plug-in which is going great so far. I want to start making it localization ready. I don't know what is going wrong, but it's bugging out on me when I try to load it in Poedit. So ...
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If post exists in the database - each time goes on `else`

Firstly, I am a newbie when it comes to php. I have a plugin that periodically imports posts into my website. Normally, it should check if the post already exists, and if it does, it updates it. ...
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How can i use GET METHOD on wordpress plugin admin page

I am building a custom plugin which i plan to sell, but i am having problem storing my get request values in the plugin url. I have this url: ...
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Custom CSS not being added by plugin

I am attempting to add custom css through my plugin. I do have wp_head() called in my header. My code is - /** * Enqueue plugin style-file */ function prefix_add_my_stylesheet() { ...
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Wordpress plugin, listing posts in admin and having correct title/selected value

I'm making a plugin that is used to display a single post in a widget area. I can get the front end working just fine, but in the Admin area (Widgets page and customizer) I'm having some issues. I ...
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Can't edit pages and posts since https (ssl)

I have a SSL certificate for my WordPress site and it is working. I'm using this WordPress HTTP (SSL) plugin: http://wordpress.org/plugins/wordpress-https/ First my website was very very slow but ...
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How do I secure a subdomain using UCC SSL?

I have a UCC SSL Certificate installed on my primary domain (example.com). I have 3 subdomains listed as Subject Alternative Names (SANs) (shop.example.com, distributors.example.com and ...
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Add the Category Slug to a class in a link array [duplicate]

I am using the Microkids Related Posts Plugin and I want to add the Category Slug into a class in the link. This is so that I can use the Category Slug as a unique global identifier which I can target ...
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Plugins not activated after update?

I recently noticed that after manually updating any plugin it is left deactivated. Is this the correct operation? Or might there be a problem with my install? Thanks
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How to load plugin before the wordpress jquery?

I'm fixing a wordpress plugin that uses a 1.0.0 version of jquery. The jquery version automatically included in wordpress is 1.11.0. In a test site, the plugin is dependent on the 1.0.0 jquery and ...
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Redirect URL to a specific page

I am creating a plugin, in which I send newsletters to subscribed users. To do this, I first created a form, in which users enter their email-id, and been subscribed. After subscribing, they got an ...
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Installing plugins and using complex folder structure with child theme in WordPress

I'm creating a new WP website based on a template, and I've created the child theme for this template. It is working without any problem. I understand the basics for a child theme as adding my ...
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(New to Wordpress and Podcasts) Do I need 2 types of hosting?

I'm preparing to create a website for a podcast I want to get up and running in a couple of months. Since I've never created a podcast or a Wordpress website I am a little confused about how hosting ...
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Can i use third party setting api to my plugin?

I am new in wordpress plugin development platform and i am trying to develop a plugin. I need a setting option for this plugin. I have made my decision to use this ...
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How is a SOAP request handled when a user visits a page?

I am creating a plugin for my own website. I've been following this tutorial, but I see it's not handling authentication and displaying data in the way I'm needing, though it did show me how to ...
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redirect to custom php template in wordpress plugin directory

i create a plugin that contain : index.php includes : index.php style.css i wanna create a plugin that when user active it , it redirect user to includes/index.html i wrote somthing like this ...
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High CPU usage after running WP-Optimize for the first time

I installed WP-Optimize and ran it one time. It found and removed over 1500 post revisions and some spam comments. Before this, 4 CPUs were very idle, below 10%. After running the scan, all 4 CPUs ...
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auto create blog posts depending on list

I looked for a plugin, but couldn't find anything that suited me. What I would like to see is: Say I have a list of zipcodes. I want a blog post for EACH zipcode that contains text (same for ALL the ...
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Looking for a plugins for organization portal (Staff, Units, Departments)? [closed]

I am looking for a plugin for internal organization portal that will display all the member of the organization also the hierarchy between the differents units and departments. Also I will be able ...
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Missing argument 2 for wpdb::prepare() Issue

I'm having to update a WP installation for a community organisations from version 2.9.1 to the current 3.9.1. The installation has a couple of custom built plugins that arent documented. Ive just ...
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Custom taxonomy and WP User Frontend

I faced with the following problem: I have custom taxonomy ‘Countries’, which has been defined as: /* Taxonomies */ add_action( 'init', 'build_taxonomies', 0 ); function build_taxonomies() { ...
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How to call a function in wordpress plugin from another site

I create a plugin and install it in any wordpress sites. For any reason I need to call a function on those plugin from another site (not wordpress site). I've already try to using cURL and ...
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Settings options not showing up in WordPress plugin [closed]

I dont know why is that all the plugins that i installed rigth now didnt showed the "settings" buttom
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Having trouble initializing wordpress within plugin

I'm new to Wordpress plugins. I've been asked to improve an existing plugin we have (make it more portable, etc). When installing the plugin and trying to use it the first thing I get is a fatal ...
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Combining the Edit Media Screen with the Links Manager?

Is there a way to somehow integrate the link manager into the media edit screen? So if a user uploads or replaces a media item, they can also add the media's attachment link to a link category from ...
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Multilingual attachment links

I have a site that operates in English and French, and uses wp-document-revisions to manage file attachments connected to a custom post type. The function works flawlessly for English, but I am ...
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How to hide plugin from WordPress Multisite admin plugin list

I use the following snippet to hide the plugins from my plugins list: function hide_plugin_trickspanda() { global $wp_list_table; $hidearr = array('plugin-directory/plugin-file.php'); ...
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How do I send out old posts through the RSS feed again?

I would like to republish my older posts and have them sent out through an RSS feed again. On this site I found this link but the plugin is two years old: ...
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Ordering links in List Tables don't include page number

I'm working on a WordPress plugin that requires the use of some WP_List_Table[s]. Everything is working fine but the ordering links for the table records do not include the "paged" GET parameter and ...
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Perform internal redirect in WordPress?

Let say I have an existing page named "bar", e.g. http://www.example.com/bar I want to write a plugin, which when called, will load the content exactly same as bar (not just post_content, but the ...
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How do I add multiple buttons to Tiny MCE in a single plugin?

I'm using a custom plugin to add custom buttons to my visual editor. Right now, I've followed this tutorial and added a "code" button, but I'd also like to add a "cite" button that wraps the selected ...
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Receive 2 different XML feeds analyze data and use info to create new post?

I am receiving information from 2 different xml data feeds, I want my site to analyze that information and create a separate new post with the analyzed information. Looking for a plugin or a way to ...
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Displaying image from a repeatable group

I am having trouble displaying my image in a repeatable group. I am able to display all fields except the image. Here is the code to display a repeatable group $meta_boxes['project_metaboxpress'] ...
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Removing user contact methods works from functions.php but not from a plugin

I'd like to remove user fields and I used this code: add_filter( 'user_contactmethods', 'newfields' ); function newfields( $user_contact ) { unset($user_contact['facebook']); ...
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Plugin generated unexpected output - No PHP errors

I'm creating a plugin that creates a custom post type I'm working on. I followed this tutorial. I have just changed it from movie_reviews to staff members. I don't get any syntax errors in PHP and it ...
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wp_footer hook only working on homepage not in other pages

I try to output a javascript code in wp_footer hook but it is not printed in all pages it is working in home page only. I have checked for the presence of wp_footer(); function in footer.php it is ...
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Is saving multiple options or saving multiple items in one option better?

I have added multiple fields to a custom taxonomy. I followed Pippin's tutorial. This method creates a single option per taxonomy item. The multiple fields are saved in taxonomy_id. I was not sure ...
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Fatal error: Allowed memory size exhausted error without www

Fatal error: Allowed memory size of 67108864 bytes exhausted (tried to allocate 130968 bytes) in /home///wp-includes/plugin.php on line 607 I've looked up all of the similar topics about this but ...
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The plugin generated XXX characters of unexpected output…help?

I am working on a plugin that creates a custom post type and then creates a custom template file for the activated theme. The plugin is done editing. But I've received an error while uploading that ...
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Show meta box only when post is being published first time

I'm creating a WordPress plugin where it is required to show the meta box only when a post is being published for the first time. The only way I can think of is to show the metabox iff there is no ...