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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How to handle thumbnails

How should I handle post thumbnails? Do most people put them in custom fields? Use a plugin? How do themes on ThemeForest handle this? Also different theme will have different size requirements? So ...
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How to set featured image to custom post from outside programmatically

I am trying to fetch and insert images outside the wordpress environment to a custom post via PHP. How to move/upload that image to wordpress upload directory year date folder format just like ...
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How to crop thumbnail height to auto with set width

I'm looking for a way to only set the width of a thumbnail size and let the height set auto. So if I have two images. One is 600px/420px and one is 600px/600px. I want to set only the width of the ...
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How can I get the title attribute from get_the_post_thumbnail()?

In my theme I want to display the featured image, but I also want to display the title attribute (of the image, not of the post/page) beside the image itself. Is there a simple way to do this? Where ...
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Showing a placeholder/default img, if no featured image is set

I need to modify the following code to show a placeholder if there is no featured image available. I understand that I need to add a if statement in the following code but wasn't sure of the exact ...
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Displaying Child pages of the current page in post format and their thumbnails (featured image)?

I'm using the following code I got from the Wordpress codex: <?php // Displaying Child pages of the current page in post format $mypages = ...
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Post featured image column on admin post list page

I have a client site which accepts images from users as posts. For moderation, we are opening each draft post which obviously takes a lot of time if a hefty amount of images are moderated. So, Is ...
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Skip posts without a thumbnail in loop

I want skip every post that has no thumbnail. The code does not work properly yet. Actually the script doesn't show posts without a thumbnail - that's good, but in the loop the post with no thumbnail ...
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How to scale up post thumbnails/featured image?

Is there a way to scale up post thumbnails on Wordpress? On a featured div I want a post thumbnail/featured image with 584×348 px. When I upload a smaller image as a featured image on a post, it ...
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Resizing Images to lower Disk Space Using Plugins

I'm trying to take existing images and shrink the file size down by resizing to photos to a smaller resolution. I've tried a few methods so far: Simply editing the photo in photoshop and reuploaded, ...
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Convert uploaded PNG to JPEG automatically

Is there a way to convert automatically uploaded PNGs to JPEGs and keep the original? In other words, let the user upload a PNG, but show in wordpress (thumbnails, large, medium, etc) the JPEG version ...
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How to change post thumbnail title and alt attributes to post title?

Can we change the title and alt attributes of the_post_thumbnails and set them to post title instead ? like creating a function for it and adding a filter ? I tried searching but I can't seem to find ...
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Add a featured image in my theme?

I'd like to add a Featured image to a default article or a Custom Type Post in my theme but I don't get the area of the highlight image, why? In the default theme the option is present but not in my ...
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Featured Image Panel Missing From Custom Post Type in Wordpress 3.2

Upgraded to 3.2 from 3.1 and lost the featured image panel in admin that was running in a custom post type. add_action( 'init', 'create_my_post_types' ); function create_my_post_types() { ...
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Setting featured image with function, 1 part not working

I'm trying to set a post's featured image based on custom fields. There are different types of posts and therefore the featured image should be set depending on which custom fields have been filled ...
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Adding a custom field or metabox to the post-thumbnail widget?

Is it possible to add a custom field to an existing "widget" in the backend? What I wanna do is provide a way to have a checkbox to apply a thumbnail that is double the size of the normal one on the ...
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How do I add the featured image to the_content after the first paragraph?

My problem: I'm trying to create a filter that will add the featured image of a post to the_content, so that I can have the first paragraph of the_content displayed before this image. What I basicly ...
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How to change the height of featured image in Twenty Eleven child theme

I am trying to change the height of my featured image to 350px in my child theme for Twenty Eleven. Can anyone help?? Note: I am using Twenty Eleven and there is no functions.php file in my child ...
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Why are extra 92 pixel square thumbnails created?

Disabling this WordPress feature which automatically generates various sizes of an uploaded image, is normally as simple as going to WordPress Dashboard > Settings > Media screen and changing all ...
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Change Output for Images in Content

I want to wrap some html (divs and classes) around the tag (to create the appearance of photo corners by way of an image sprite). Basically, I want to re-write all tags added by WP in the content ...
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Show current page featured image in sidebar

How do I call the current post's featured image in the sidebar? and if there is none, then a backup image?
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Query sticky posts with thumbnails

I need to display max 5 latest sticky posts that have a thumbnail. And I need to have accurate counting of the displayed posts. I've tried to exclude sticky posts without a thumbnail with meta_query, ...
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Retrieve featured image (thumbnail) url from multiple posts with one query

I have a list of post ids and need to get all the standard data plus the thumbnail of the posts. As there will be several hundred posts i need an efficient way to retrieve the data, just looping over ...
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Require a featured image to publish post

I have a multi author WordPress blog. I'd like to allow publishing of a post only when a featured image is set. How can that be done?
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Can a thumbnail of an animated gif be animated?

I have an animated gif I want to show in two places, having two different sizes. I am creating two sizes in my functions.php, using add_image_size( 'small-feature', 500, 300 ); add_image_size( ...
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User facing form to upload image on wordpress

I have a client who bought a wordpress theme that is built for posting job listings, a user can create an account and then post job listings but my client wants it converted to post Wheel listings ...
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Cropped thumbnail still displaying as full image

Steps to reproduce... 1) Add to functions.php: add_image_size( 'half-size', 200, 200, false ); 2) Add to template file (inside loop): <a href="<?php the_permalink(); ?>" title="<?php ...
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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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Delete Post From Front-End and attachment permanently

Is there a way to delete a Post From Front-End and it's attachments permanently? This is a snippet that moves the post to the trash can, but it doesn't remove attached images (they remain on the ...
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How to create thumbnails with a fixed width, so all of them will have the same width?

right now, a thumbnail will be either 150px in height or in width, depending if it's landscape or portrait. Is there a way to make them always the same width and scale them in height accordingly, ...
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adding an id to the_post_thumbnail

I'm attempting to use the 'feature image' feature of Wordpress to make a full screen background, that resizes to fit the browser window using jQuery The bit I'm stuck on is adding a custom id ...
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How to Set Featured image In Wordpress without Showing it into Post?

I just want to set featured image of my post but don't want to show it in my post. How can I do that? Detailed : I want to post to show its thumbnail in main page but not to show it when we expend ...
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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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previous / next post with thumbnail

I've got another question regarding next / previous post. At the moment I'm working on our portfolio with several items. Each item is a post with a title, category & featured image. When viewing ...
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How to List Thumbnails based on Custom Categories

I need to list(display) all thumbnails from my Custom Post Types in a page template based on product categories. For Example I have a Custom Category called "Art" and some images(Custom Post Type) ...
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Thumbnail and Featured Image With Fixed Sizes?

In my index.php file, I'm trying to create a thumbnail for each post with the size width: 200px and height 142px. And on the single.php, I would ike for the featured image to be width: 598px and ...
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reference the current category being used in the category.php page

I have this code in my category.php file <?php query_posts( array('post_type'=>'featured' )); $featured = new WP_Query( array('posts_per_page'=>1, 'tax_query'=> ...
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Add post title as alt tag for featured image

How do I add post title as alt tag in a post? I tried using array(title => '.the_title.') but it didnt work. I think I am not suppose to use the_title. I tired using get_the_title as well. Thanks
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Image uploader with “Set Featured Image” link on front end

I am loading upload-media.php file using thickbox on front end where user can upload images to the post. Question: How to I trigger the upload-media.php so the link "set featured image" shows up on ...
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Set WordPress Featured Image For All Post Slugs Matching Image File Name in Specified Directory

I have a bunch of old posts on a blog that I would like to assign a featured image to. I have retrieved all the images I would like to use for each post. I saved each image file name after the slug ...
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List category posts - Thumbnails are not displaying

we've been using List Category Posts to display different category posts on one page and it was working great until recently when the thumbnail images disappear. The 'thumbnail=yes' option is there. ...
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Archive Thumbnail Gallery

I am trying to create a Archive page with a list of all my posts with thumbnail and a small excerpt underneath. kind of like what this guys is doing ...
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add_image_size for post type

I currently have this in my functions file, which works as expected: // Enable Post Thumbnails add_theme_support('post-thumbnails'); // Custom Thumbnail Sizes add_image_size( 'square-small-thumb', ...
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WP Insert Post function - Insert Post Thumbnail

Whilst performing wp_insert_post, how would one insert the post thumbnail. I tried the code below to no avail. $postit = array( 'post_title' => $itemtitle, 'post_content' => '', ...
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Display All Post Attachments and Assign Class to the Last Image?

I have a function get_images() in which I would like to display all image attachments for the current post (or page) in a list with the last image having a class="last" attribute to mark it as the ...
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Display Category Thumbnail and links in Woo commerce

I would like to display my categories with a thumbnail in woocommerce. I am able to list the child terms as a link but i would like to add additional content. I have added the code below in which I ...
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Allow user to manually set crop area of default/custom image sizes on upload [closed]

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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How to remove thumbnail sizes for specific post type on a child theme?

The theme I'm using includes a slideshow that generates an additional 4 image sizes for every image that is uploaded. I don't need to have all those images being generated for every image. Is there ...
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Hide upload image fields for the different media upload popups

I am trying to change a few of the options in the Set Featured Image popup in the Wordpress admin. I can't seem to find anything that determines if the popup window is a Featured Image or an Add Media ...
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Featured Image Size Conditional Tag?

Is it possible to check what image size has been selected for the featured image and only display that image.. For example. <?php if(has_post_thumbnail('small-image')): ?> ...