Post Thumbnail is a theme feature introduced with Version 2.9. Thumbnail is an image that is chosen as the representative image for Posts, Pages or Custom Post Types.

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Can't show custom post thumbnail sizes as background images

I'm trying to work out a solution for responsive background images in Wordpress to use on my clients' sites. This is what I got: 1) I created some custom thumbnail sizes: function ...
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Cannot get post thumbnails to display

I'm stumped. I've pored over all the articles here and beyond to no avail. I'm trying to simply display the post thumbnail in a template page, but it will not show up. I have thumbnails enabled for ...
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How to compress thumbnail images of two different sizes?

I'm new to wordpress and so far with a limited knowledge of PHP, I was able to build up a theme from scratch. I removed the compression for my homepage images for a better quality of pics. Now, the ...
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Get the alt text of the image in a array

I have a php code. That put the thumbs on the screen. I have this: <?php if (has_post_thumbnail()) : ?> <div class="image"> <?php $attachment_id = get_post_thumbnail_id(); ...
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Confused with the loop and repeating things

In my HTML mock up, the idea is to have a thumbnail side by side and I'm doing that by using this code: <div class="jumbotron"> <img src="<?php print IMAGES; ?>/th1.png" ...
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Show featured image in sidebar

I'm adding a widget on my sidebar but the Featured Image isn't shown. this is the code of my side bar: <?php /** * The Sidebar containing the main widget areas. * * @package PowerMag * @since ...
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How do I remove featured images and captions from a wordpress RSS feed?

I'm trying to remove featured images and captions from my feed and struggling to do it. As another question has identified it is very difficult to format captions and so as a newsletter feed I want to ...
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Can't Display Featured Image in RSS Feed

I'm currently working on a test website on my local server using WordPress version 3.4.2. I've tried various different solutions. Some have included installing various plugins, such as WP RSS Images ...
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Add class name to post thumbnail

I'm using post thumbnails to link to a page. Is it possible to add a class name to the post thumbnail image. <li><a href="<?php the_permalink(); ?>" ><?php the_post_thumbnail(); ...
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Featured image size in ADMIN panel?

I want to be entirely clear about this, what I'd like to do is change the size of the featured image thumbnail on the ADMIN panel, not on the front end. I'm building a WP-admin theme, and I need to ...
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How might I retrieve a featured post image from an external WP site and display it as a link back?

I have two WP sites. I want to reach from one of them, into the other, and retrieve specific featured images for posts, and display them with a link to that post. I am using this line (with the ...
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How to Fix HTTP Error When Uploading Images?

I am using WordPress 3.4.1 on Ubuntu 12.04 using Apache and PHP 5.3.X When I login to the dashboard and add a new post. Then try uploading an image to set as a featured image, I get a red box with a ...
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Display post thumbnail for specific category outside the loop

I'm building a theme that features a section wherein I'd like to have the single most recent post's thumbnail of a single category displayed between the header and blog sections. Something like ...
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How to get Poster (thumbnail) Image of Video

I'm getting all videos using the function below and it's working fine. Now I want to get the videos Poster Image (Thumbnail Image) from that video. How can I get the video Image as thumbnail? I've ...
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query to update post with featured images from array

I have 100 existing posts of a custom post type that I need to update their featured images... How would I go about creating a query to randomly update these images from an array of say 20 images from ...
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Getting featured image of particular size.

For my site I use WordPress 3.6, and a wp-bootstrap theme that is built on bones framework. When I set a featured image for a particular post, I see that the image is automatically saved at 6 ...
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How can I retrieve a Featured Image thumbnail using only the Post_title?

Is it possible to get the Wordpress featured image of a post using only the post_title name? I know it can be done with post->ID but I only have the post_title name to work with and this is outside of ...
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How to make featured image thumbnails on index page load smoother?

I'm using a theme called Hatch Pro, which is a gallery based theme and the index page displays the posts using the featured image. You can see it here. On slower browser environments, the images ...
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Specific featured image for each category

I´d like to set specific featured image for all posts in one category. So, if I have category Good Jokes, all posts in category Good Jokes will have the same featured image displayed in front page. ...
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Allow user to manually set crop area of default/custom image sizes on upload

I'm looking for a plugin that allows the user to define where the image will be cropped for a given thumbnail size. For example, the user uploads an image, a screen comes up with the image and a ...
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Issue where WP Featured Image will not display

The code I'm using, is outside of WordPress i.e. define('WP_USE_THEMES', false); require('blog/wp-blog-header.php'); global $wpdb; The code that I'm trying to display the post thumbnail (the ...
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No Thumbnails Generated

I setup WordPress on my own server and it's up and running...one thing that I have noticed is that WordPress doesn't generate any images I upload. Usually when I upload an image through WordPress it ...
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How do I set a featured image (thumbnail) by image URL when using wp_insert_post()?

While looking through the function reference entry for wp_insert_post(), I noticed that there's no parameter in the array it requires which will allow me to set the 'Featured Image' for a post, ...
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Disable post thumbnails in Twenty Thirteen child theme

I've made a theme that's a child of the standard Twenty Thirteen theme. Twenty Thirteen displays post_thumbnail images at the top of each of my pages, and I'd like my theme to not do this. I could ...
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Height and width attribute not setting by the_post_thumbnail

I am using following code to display images in home page: if ( has_post_thumbnail() ) {the_post_thumbnail('postbox-thumb') But the output of the above code does not have height and width of the img ...
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Display the first image from a post in RSS feed

I have seen other question located here , but its not useful for my case. Its not working. Also - RSS Feed Image plugin is not working as desired. I want to display first image of the post in RSS ...
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Add image size array to a portfolio thumbnail in combination with Masonry Jquery Plugin

add_image_size( 'category-thumb', 250, 9999 ); //300 pixels wide (and unlimited height) I am using the above code within my functions.php file, to generate various thumbnail sizes for my masonry ...
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The images in the post arent Visible after publishing them?

I write a post in new post editor and then add media. I can see the images in the editor but when i publish them they aren't loading up and a frame with little square in the middle comes up. This is ...
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Cropping thumbnails to specific dimensions on front end post

Probably not the best title description but here we go. One of my custom post types is for youtube videos which I take the thumb from youtube and upload it as a thumbnail for the post. Now it's easy ...
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How to output placeholder image if no featured image set?

I am using the Multipostthumbnails plugin - https://wordpress.org/plugins/multiple-post-thumbnails/ And it has a certain naming convention to it. I know the usual way to output a placeholder if no ...
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Site not getting correct featured image from my query

On the home page of my site I have a series of tiles that link to various parts of the site. One tile links to the blog and I have written some code to pull the latest post with an image attached to ...
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Function to auto-set a featured image that is already in use

I don't even know where to start with figuring this out.... This function for functions.php grabs the first attached image in a post and sets it as the featured image. The problem is that it will not ...
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Use Featured Image for backstretch.js

I'm using backstretch.js for full-width header images on my pages. I'm able to grab the Featured Image url like this: <?php $src = wp_get_attachment_image_src(get_post_thumbnail_id($post->ID), ...
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Extract featured image from link mentioned in blog post

You ever notice Google News has relevant images associated with its headlines? How can I use WordPress to extract a featured image from an external webpage referenced in a blog post (or custom ...
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How can I add the featured image functionality to a custom taxonomy?

I would like to be able to use the 'featured image' functionality, found on post types, for a custom taxonomy. I have a taxonomy called 'collections' and I would like each collection to have a ...
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Custom post doesn't show featured image

I'm probably missing something but somehow my custom post type doesn't display the featured image input field when creating the post. I have the featured image already registered in my functions.php ...
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Single Featured Image Repeating

I am attempting to create a listing of Blog Posts by Date(Month) and show the featured image for each. <div id="datePostTime"><h2>Posts for <?php echo get_the_date('F, ...
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Require featured image snippet not letting me Trash the post

There's a famous snippet which allows you to require a featured image on your post before it gets published, which is following: add_action('save_post', 'wpds_check_thumbnail'); ...
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get_the_post_thumbnail not working inside wp_get_nav_menu_items hook

if ( ! is_admin() ) { add_filter( 'wp_get_nav_menu_items', 'display_last_posts_for_menu_item_ts', 10, 3 ); } function display_last_posts_for_menu_item_ts( $items, $menu, $args ) { $menu_order = ...
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How to add icon over specific thumb

I wanted to do the following, and I know its possible, but I don't know how. I'm looking at in_category, but it doesn't make to much sense. Basically what I want to do, for an example on my homepage, ...
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How do I set a featured image straight from the post text editor?

I'm dealing with a migration of 5,000 posts from a non-WordPress platform into a new WP install. I would like content managers to be able to open each past post in the admin, then merely click an ...
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Limiting where feature images are used

I would like to switch to a magazine theme that uses featured images, but I would like to limit where they are used. For the post page, I want to use a different lead image or the feature image but ...
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Custom field image to Featured Image

I'm changing the theme of a blog. The problem is when I export the content from the old post and import it into the new one, I don't get the Featured Image. It's the same problem posted here: Move ...
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Pirobox Gallery from single image link

I need to have the post thumbnail image link to a gallery of post attachements displayed using pirobox. This is the code i use: <?php if(has_post_thumbnail()){?> <div ...
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Display Taxonomy Image on single.php

I'm using Taxonomy Images, and I can't figure out how to display a category's associated image on a single.php. Essentailly, when a user is viewing a post that utilizes the single.php template, it ...
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Set Featured Image not opening - Stuck at loading

I am unable to set featured image for posts/pages. The 'set featured image window' opens but never loads and thumbnails. Then I tried to upload the image using Media, it stucks at crunching. But ...
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How do i show wordpress attachments from current post?

So with my blog i have a photo attachment page but it only shows to photo's at a time, and those two photo's are used as the navigation and i hate that. I want the attachment page to show all the ...
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Archive show thumbnail

I want to show thumbnails next to my posts in archive page, however it only shows thumbnails if the posts has a featured image. So I want to show thumbnail for the image attached to the post, but I ...
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Check for featured image in WP_Query

Is there a way to filter posts by featured image when initialising a WP_Query object? Example $my_query = WP_Query(array("has_thumbnail"=>true)); or, more ideally $my_query = ...
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How I upload, save and set a featured image from my frontend?

I have a form in my site. This the user register one missing person. I created a custom post type missing person, custom taxonomies and custom fields. All this input's save as well in wp. But I ...