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How do I position meta_box on post edit screen after the title?

I am displaying a div in the Edit Post screen using add_meta_box(). This function provides very limited positioning options via "priority" and "context" params and these are not sufficient for my ...
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Use Custom Field As Meta Box In Post

I recently asked on this forum how to create a beta box using custom field, which was answered but with a not so right answer, but it helped me. For example, there's a custom field that I use called ...
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Edit box scrolls back to the top after updating post

I've been quite annoyed by this. On post edit page, once I edited something in the middle of the page and hit Update, the whole page reloads and the edit box starts from the top again and I have to ...
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Text editor has problem with having '<html>' in a post

I'm trying to create a post on a WP 3.8 blog using the text editor that includes a <pre> tag with some JavaScript inside it. This JavaScript code happens to have a comment line that contains the ...
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Posts aren't showing up in my dashboard [closed]

When an admin logs into my site to edit a post, the list of available posts is empty -- even though there clearly are posts on the site. Do you know why this is happening or how to make the posts ...
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edit.php alter links

I want to alter the view of edit.php in the posts admin area. What I want is when a category is set ( $_GET['cat'], cat=x in the url ), add post would be post-new.php?cat=x. Is this possible? I know ...
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How to show an error message after publishing a post?

I'm using the transition_post_status hook to perform some operations after publishing a post. In some conditions I would like to show an error message in a red box under "Edit Post" and above "Post ...
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How to block action if post is “dirty”?

For a plugin I'm working, I've added a button that needs to be either disabled or show a warning if the current editing post is dirty, that is, if anything has been modified and not saved. Looking at ...
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What is the action or filter for adding information under the Permalink in Edit Post/Page?

I would like to add some HTML under the "Permalink:" in the Edit Post/Page page. Under here: So what is the action or filter?
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Create another TAG widget for posts

Currently, Posts have "tags" and in the post edit page you can add and remove tags using the widget. I would like to add another such tag-system (say, keywords) and I would like for it to use the tag ...
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Empty paragraphs around figure and figcaption tags when using markdown

I'm using WP 3.8 and Markdown on Save Improved plugin and have following code for outputing HTML5 tags when inserting images via Media Uploader: function html5_insert_image($html, $id, $caption, ...
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Tabindex on text input immediately after WordPress title input

The following code adds a text input for a subtitle to the space directly below the title input, via the edit_form_after_title hook. However, when editing the title, pressing tab moves the cursor to ...
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How to change the default orderby from “Date” to e.g. “Title” or my custom column in content type records list in admin?

How to change the default orderby from "Date" to e.g. "Title" or my custom column in content type records list in admin? Right now the created or cahnged is always the first. But I want to order the ...
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Show box only on edit post

I've made a video custom post type and on the edit page I've placed a meta box where I display a shortcode associated to the post, to make it easier for the user. However, I wish the shortcode and/or ...
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218 views

Disable the visibility options in WP

Is there a way to disable the public vs private vs password-protected visibility UI when editing or quick-editing a post? A quick scan in the code yields #visibility, which I could hide using jQuery, ...
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Editing a Post, 99% CPU?

I have a blog with ~15k posts, and a DB size of 14.4M. The website works blazingly fast from the front end, but post-edit and post-listing screens hang - either loading partially or not at all. Even ...
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Create and edit posts from front end

I've created a very nice custom post type using the fantastic ACF plugin, but now I need a way for users to submit posts from the front end. Plugins like Gravity forms and Front-end Editor are nice, ...
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Add comments from the admin panel?

I'm using WordPress as an Authoring tool. Hence I do not use the front end. Now I wanna add the functionality making internal comments. As it is now, you are only allowed to read comments from the ...
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'wp' hook supposed to trigger when editing a post?

I'm trying to figure out if this is by design, a bug or a feature I should try to request. I created a plugin and added the following code: function test_wp() { echo '<div style="position: ...
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Suddenly new posts have the default permalink instead of the post name

One of my clients' sites has suddenly and for no apparent reason decided to disregard the custom permalink structure when you add a new post. The permalink structure is set to /%postname%/ So ...
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Editing does not change post_name

Suppose I wrote an article, "My Article Title", it has been saved into the database with $post_name=my-article-title , and the permalink is mysite.com/my-article-title. All good. Now, if I didn't ...
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Advanced Custom Fields Post Object

I am looking to create a custom proposal system with WP and ACF. I created 3 custom post types. Proposal Objectives Proposal Items Proposals I created some custom fields in ACF to include in ...
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How to display and use all existing tags at my write-post-at-frontend-panel?

I can write and publish posts from my frontend - everything is fine. You know the backend: write-post-style, right? There it lists all existing tags. How can I display all existing tags at frontend ...
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Automatically add a character to field in edit post page

Currently I am facing an issue involving making two plugins work well together. I am using a form plugin called formidable to create a new location custom post (custom post was made from a plugin ...
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Hide content editor for posts after approriate date

I am tuning my new site and i what to disable Content Editor for post created after date X, but for posts that created before that date Content Editor must be on its place.
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Is there a query string for edit.php to show all posts that have no custom taxonomy terms?

I wrote a plugin Premium Posts that registers a custom taxonomy called sms_premium_posts and adds a column to the post list table in the WordPress administration area. In that custom column, if a ...
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Adding a tooltip above Categories postbox in Post Editor

I'm looking to add an onmouseover tooltip link above the categories postbox/widget in the post editor screen of the Wordpress backend to help further clarify to the users on my site which is the most ...
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Word count not accurate - potential bug

My editors reported that there appears to be an issue with my word count on the post edit page. Testing this proved true, check the word count: This is affecting all posts, for instance, a post ...
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677 views

How to get Text Selection in WordPress Editor

I want something like if I select any word in WordPress Visual Editor, it will get replaced with my own text. Actually Visual Editor is an iFrame. We can do this thing in textarea, but how can we ...
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450 views

Restrict acceess of a page in backend

How can I restrict editing of a page from backend only to a specific user? I tried a few plugins but I thought doing it without plugins would be the way to go for me. What measures I can take to ...
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816 views

Adding a Nav menu to post admin

i want insert a dropdown menu with list of menus, that i've created in nav-menu.php, to post-admin... For example, when i'm creating a post, i want insert a menu "Paul" in a post (only a post that i ...
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351 views

Updating post content and custom fields in edit post screen

I'm trying to find the best approach to customising the edit post screen for a custom post type. I want to add a button which, when clicked will trigger code which looks up an external (not WP) ...
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1answer
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tinyMCE duplicates previous block element when pressing return (visual editor)

Going crazy with this. Can't figure out if this is normal behavior. I have added a filter to rewrite image inserts to use <figure> and <figcaption>. Works well. However, when I insert ...
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670 views

Problem with Line spacing in wysiwyg editor in WP 3.5.1

Since updating to 3.5.1, I can no longer get single line breaks in the WYSIWYG editor. I used to be able to shift-return for a line break and return for a paragraph break. But now all lines have ...
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Adding a 'style=' bit to image_send_to_editor output

The best thing I liked about the new v3.5 media manager was being able to insert images to a post hosted by an external site like photobucket using "Insert from URL". I normally format my image ...
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dynamically get post attachment while editing

I want to show a meta box on the post edit screen, that contains a list of the images attached to the post. I need the meta box to work for new posts as they are being created. It should update ...
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WordPress MultiSite Paste from Word Tool Does not work

We're using multisite and pages/posts will not paste from word using the paste from word tool. I've tried everything imaginable, disabled theme (no plugins or network plugins enabled) We've tried ...
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WordPress Post Editor Toolbar Missing

I've just migrated from one host to another (VPS). Now the post editor toolbar has gone away. And also parts of the website shows on the admin side when using the post editor. The only thing I did ...
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How can I implement a simple post editor?

I want a simple post editor for WordPress, it should be something like tumblr editor or the stackoverflow editor. My questions: Is there any plugin I can use? (I just can't find it) If no plugin, ...
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wp_editor on front end - JavaScripts not included

I am working on a BuddyPress plug-in for a client that requires users to be able to add content from the front end - they never see the back end for security reasons. I have the plug-in written and it ...
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Theme post editor does not have Visual & Html tabs and all buttons?

My theme (which I made myself several years ago based on WP TwentyTen) is only showing a basic post editor (& I cannot remember whether this was so originally or not!). How do I get the post ...
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TinyMCE Autoresize

Looking for a way to make the TinyMCE editor always relative to it's content so that the height of the editor changes accordingly to how much text/images it contains. There seem to be plugins for ...
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Syntax highlighting for post/page editor [closed]

Anyone know of a plugin that adds syntax highlighting to the post/page HTML editor? Thanks-
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prevent caching during tinymce custom button development

I'm following this turial on how to add a custom button to TinyMCE editor in WordPress. Trying to edit author's JS to include my functionality, yet it seems to have gotten cached. Article author has a ...
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How to add “Check all” to Edit post page in WP?

I want to add a checkbox to Edit Post page in Wordpress admin and clicking on that checkbox should select all categories How can I do that? Image description bellow...
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Clicking Add New button for custom taxonomy only moves element

When trying to click the "Add New Equipment Type" button for my custom taxonomy, it simply moves the DOM element up into the list of entries and fails to add the actual term. Here is my taxonomy ...
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Prevent Wordpress from abbreviating-long-slugs…-in-the-admin

On post edit pages, when a slug exceeds a certain number of characters, Wordpress abridges it with an ellipsis (...). For example, if my slug is i-want-to-be-able-to-see-this-slug, it appears on the ...
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How to change the post form from plugin?

I am starting making some wordpress plugin, so I am a beginer. I just wonder how can I change the post form of the pages. For example for adding some other input (of type file or text)? I am trying to ...
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How to enable the <br /> tag in Wordpress posts and pages

i can't understand why so simple feature are disabled by Wordpress Team. I want have line breaking with "br" tag. On one wordpress forum was idea to modificate editor.js (in wp-admin/js) and ...
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How to disable Edit Post and Allow only Custom Field?

What I would like to know is if it is possible to disable the edit post function in wordpress based on User's roles. I try to explain better. Let's take an 'Editor' as role example: I would like ...