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How can a guest view the “Pending Review” Post?

When a user creates a new post it will have "pending" status. So I want the visitor (guest - not logged user) to be able to view "Pending" posts and vote it to "Publish" if enough "X Votes". Google ...
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Update post status from “publish” to “trash” for half of posts

I want to update half of all posts with status from published to trashed. Example: if I have 10000 posts, 5000 post to trash If I have 6000 posts, 3000 posts to trash If I have 7000 posts, 3500 ...
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Enforce conditions only for draft posts using WyPiekacz, ignore pending and published posts

I use WyPiekacz to set various conditions for authors when creating posts, for example checking if the post has a featured image or how many tags that are being used. It works fine. However, these ...
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Schedule future post to custom post status instead of publish?

I've been doing some research into custom post statuses and scheduling posts and I had a question: I was wondering if it were possible to schedule a post to got from future to a custom post status ...
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Custom post status and preview

I am using wordpress 3.4 (the last before 3.5) and I have declared a post status type, and a custom user role called agent. It is for a custom post type, property. register_post_status( ...
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Alternative to new_to_publish Hook for Custom Statuses

I am looking for the right hook to use for sending out an email notice when a post is inserted. However, I am using custom statuses (in this case 'holding') which doesn't seem to get hit with the ...
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New post status for custom post type

I have a custom post type recipes. I am using a cron script to automatically aggregate news into the database. It is currently being imported and saved as 'Pending Review'. Is it possible to create ...
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Detect type of post status transition

I have a function on my site that it supposed to run when a new post is published (email push notification), with the exception of the same article updated (i.e publish_to_publish transition, I don't ...
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why do drafts return as part of wp_query?

I have some code as plugin, which I call via AJAX from a page one the site. It gets two drop-down values and uses them in tax_query to fetch some posts. Question: why do drafts return amongst results ...
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Showing posts for today and future

I'm using the following code to display posts with todays date or in the future... except the future part isn't working. If I take out the if statement then it shows all posts - in the past, present ...
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Count posts by type including drafts and pending posts

I had this function that counts posts number by type (taken from wordpress codex) function count_user_posts_by_type($userid, $post_type) { global $wpdb; $where = ...
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Changing status of Published posts which have less Content to “Draft”

function draftpost(){ global $wpdb; $prefix = $wpdb->prefix; $wpdb->query("UPDATE ".$prefix."posts SET post_status='draft' WHERE LENGTH( post_content ) <500"); } ...
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How to change post status in hook?

I have similar problem as described in How to trap "Publish" button to check for meta box validation? Answer there is to hook into save_post and change post type. How can I do it? I try to ...
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Modify Post Status Arguments

Is it possible to edit existing registered post statuses? I am using the Edit Flow plugin to create custom statuses, however, the plugin does not offer the option to set whether the statuses are ...
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Check if post was modified by editor different than post author

Is there a way to check if a post written by user X is modified by a different user (for example admin, or an editor)? What I want to achieve: I have a site where posts are submitted for publication ...
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Function is Missing an Action Hook

I have tied an action into a status change, which works on the backend. However,using a frontend button for updating post status does not trigger the ...
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Force Publish Future (Scheduled) Posts Immediately [duplicate]

I am trying to force publish 'future' or 'scheduled' posts, and I am having trouble The reason I am asking is because I am creating a site that allows users to do the editing on the front of the ...
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Create front end link to save post (or unpublish post) as draft

I have created a front-end posting and dashboard system for my users to add and edit their own posts. In the dashboard area, I have a list of their posts and the following options for each post: View ...
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Pending status by default for a specific role

I would like to prevent users from one specific role from publishing directly their articles. Only administrators should be able to approve these. The only choice they would ever have is to put their ...
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change a post status when users update posts?

Is there an efficient way to change a post status from 'published' to 'draft' when a user of a certain type tries to update their posts. I tried something along these lines function ...
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posts stuck as drafts

I've recently seen a new bug appear on a site running WP e-commerce. New products (or certain existing products) get stuck as 'drafts'. Once they are marked as draft clicking 'publish' does not do any ...
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register_post_status and show_in_admin_all_list

I have a custom post status which should be public visible but not displayed in the "all" list of the edit screen. This is how I register the post status: ...
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why there are so many posts whoes post_type is revision? will these records waste too much database space?

from the following data we may know there are only 30 records which are meaningful, and there are 92 records of revision post_type which can not be shown on the blog. so will these records waste too ...
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How to check if page has status published

How to check if page id(SomeID) is actually published?
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Using get_post_meta with new_to_publish

I'm trying to read the custom fields set by the user when publishing a new post: function doSomething($post) { $meta = get_post_meta($post->ID); error_log("post meta: ".print_r($meta, ...
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Does the WP_Query 'private' argument for post status only apply to privately published content?

The only peice of code that I can find that applies to this is on line 2430 in query.php in WP 3.4.1 foreach ( get_post_stati() as $status ) { if ( in_array( $status, $q_status ) ) { if ( ...
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Getting the different post statuses + count like in edit.php, in a custom submenu page

I'm trying to create a submenu page for reordering posts/pages. Right now I'm trying to include the list that display the different post statuses, for example: All (5) | Published (4) | Draft (1) I ...
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Using arbitrary post status without registering it

I want to use an additional, arbitrary post status on one of my custom post types. I'm calling it "limbo", and it's assigned to a post which has been deleted by the user, but one that I still want to ...
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Why this plugin doesn't work with media upload page?

I found this plugin very useful ajaxed-status It was created for post and page, and I want to apply it on media library. so I commented out the line if (is_admin() /*&& ($pagenow=='edit.php' ...
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Changing post status

Refering to Post status because it's not allowed to do a question on a answer ?! Original post is from Bubka Gob and the answer came from Chris O . I have add their code to functions.php: ...
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Changing post status in one click

I want to add custom button "Send for correction" somewhere near the "Publish" button. This custom button must change a post status from "Pending" to my own created status named "On correction". For ...
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Get images only if parent status is publish

I have a site which uses a custom template page for each image, and users can favorite an image. I am then pulling a page of most favorited images: $args = array( 'post_type' => 'attachment', ...
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Custom date changer post_date => future - missed schedule error

I'm working on a custom event scheduler for my website that allows people to easily go in and set the article to post in the future. The reason I'm overriding the normal Wordpress functionality is ...
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featuring old articles without messing up with the archive

This is all about featuring content in WP. Say, you got 1000's of posts that you accumulated over the years and each has their own original ( and true ) post dates. And now you want to feature them ...
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Save author posts as in pending review - block users updating their posts

How can I let the users (author, editor, contributor etc) to edit their own posts but not to update them, just keep them as in "pending for review" so I can decide if it's ok to publish or not. By ...
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How can I run custom function when post status is changed?

I can hook custom function to each of trash_post, edit_post, private_to_publish etc. to meet some of my requirements, but I need also to check for more possible transitions like 'pending to draft', ...
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Custom Post Status Posts viewable to the public

I am using EditFlow's "custom status" feature for an event calendar plugin I am writing for a client. I've created a status called "previous events", when a date has happened the events post_status ...
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Can't get drafts with WP_Query using post_status parameter

I can't seem to get drafts to show up with WP_Query, even when post_status is set to 'any' or 'draft' $args = array( 'p' => 1234, 'post_type' => ...
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Include Drafts or Future posts with count_user_posts?

I'm use the code below to get the number of posts by a user and it works fine but it only includes published posts. How can I modify this code or use different code to have it include "future" ...
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Allow a subscriber to be an author and view only his post

I have recently upgraded from 2.9.2 to 3.3.1. Im using the edit flow plugin to assign different status to posts and allowing users to register and create a post with a specific status. In the previous ...
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How to Get All Posts but the Private ones?

I am creating a frontend mosaic view where i need to show the most recent posts. So i need to show all published posts to every visitor, but keep the private ones for the logged in users. I know how ...
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Why does get_post_status display published when attachment is in trash?

Is there a reason why using get_post_status() on an attachment page returns 'published' when the media item is actually in the trash? I'm trying to figure out if this is a bug or if not how to ...
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WP_Post_List_Table::get_views - Have post counts account for filters?

Toward the top of the edit.php screens there is a list that displays post statuses along with the post count. I believe this is generated by WP_Post_List_Table::get_views. For example All (7) | ...
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Change status of page after an event (Looking for best practice advice)

I'm looking for a best practice/ideas for modifying the status/data of a page after an event. Here's an example of what I'm trying to accomplish - This WordPress site would allow users to sponsor ...
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Custom column for changing post status via ajax

I'm currently trying to implent a new custom column at the page manage screen that will let me change the status (published/pending) of the different pages via an easy toggle link. From what I've ...
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Conditional tag-like function to tell if post is in trash?

What could I put in my theme to tell if a post is in the trash or not? For example: <?php if (is_trash) echo 'This post is in the trash!' ?>
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How do I modify this wpdb query to include posts that have a post_status of publish and draft?

I'm using the following function to count the number of posts an author has made from a custom post type. <?php function count_user_posts_by_type($userid, $post_type) { global $wpdb; ...
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Setting a title on a Custom Post Type that doesn't support titles

I have a CPT called "profile" that only supports the editor and thumbnail. Each user is limited to posting just 1 profile. I'm looking for a way to prefill the title and slug fields with the display ...
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how to assign a status/mark to post?

I want to mark some posts to include them in a featured content slider. For that purpose, I want to include a check box on the new post page, so that if the checkbox is selected the post is marked as ...
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Show scheduled posts in archive page

I'd like my archive.php page's daily view (is_day) to display scheduled posts (post_status=future). For example, if I go to mysite.com/2011/05/20 I would see all posts scheduled to appear on May 20. ...