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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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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wp_get_attachment_image_src always returns full-sized image

https://codex.wordpress.org/Function_Reference/wp_get_attachment_image_src#Parameters leads me to believe wp_get_attachment_image_src( $thumb_id, array(100, 100) )[0] would return a 100x100 thumbnail, ...
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How to get cropped thumbnail source for custom post type

I need thumbnail image url with size 148*148px. I using custom post type for testimonials. I need just the image source like http://example.com/demoimage.jpg. It is possible to get cropped image ...
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Overwriting a Shortcode

I have a theme that extends the Visual Composer plugin with a slider on the front page. The slider will show five testimonials from five different customers. I want to add the featured image of each ...
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Combining Post Thumbnails With Nivo Slider

I am wanting to use the post thumbnail with the nivo slider and for it to generate the image from a custom image size (already declared in my functions file) I wrote this (for generating the images) ...
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featured post as div background

Ok I didn't find an answer yet.. because my code is different.. I want to set the featured image as the div's background but I don't know how to do that.. html, php and css collide in one line.. This ...
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Wordpress get_categories & listing recent post thumbnail

I'm trying to get a page to list all the child categories and then display their name and a thumbnail from the most recent post in that category. This is the following code I've got, it appears to be ...
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featured image box missing

The 'set featured image' box is not showing up at my 'Posts' and 'Pages' edit page. There is also no checkbox in my screenoptions. I have add_theme_support( 'post-thumbnails' ); in my functions.php ...
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Size article thumbnails and retrieve them directly from database

I've integrated the Wordpress database directly with my .NET application. What I want is to set the featured image of a post. This featured image must be maximum 800pixels wide, and automatically ...
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Black and White Thumbnail in WordPress Gallery

I want to have black and white thumbnail on page, and i want to show image in colour when mouse is on and when big image is shown (in lightbox) I have this -> ...
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Get source from the_post_thumbnail

I'm struggling because I'm using the "Sitewide Tags"-Plugin to grab all posts in a network to the main blog. Now I want to embed the post images to the main blog and the only function you're able to ...
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Change get_post_thumb responsively?

How can I responsively change the get_post_thumb when reaching a certain breakpoint with PHP code? I use the following code to print my posts thumb at the moment: <?php echo '<div ...
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Make thumbnail from uploaded image without plugin

When I add image in post, I need to make some thumbnails with several sizes. Maybe someone could tell action or filter to implement this?
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Only create image size when used in featured image

I'm using a post thumbnail size and I was wondering if there is a way to setup so wordpress only make the thumbnail size when the image I upload is used as the featured image rather than for every ...
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How to have featured image show in standard RSS Widget

Is there a way of showing featured images in the standard RSS Widget in WordPress?
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How to enable admins/editors to set a featured image for specific category?

Well , I know how to set up a featured image for a post . But I want to set up a featured image for categories . So admins/editors can choose a featured image ,like they do for posts . And one ...
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Link from Thumbnail to Post not working

i am trying to link my posts thumbnail to the post that it is pulling, however its not coming through as a link :S <?php $carouselPosts = new WP_Query(); ...
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Featured Image / Post Thumbnail Cropping Query

I am building a site which can be viewed here: http://inspiredworx-labs.com/sites/garyarnold/ As you will see on the homepage, I have a grid, the site is responsive so am using % over px for widths. ...
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Always generate thumbnail after sideloading image

I'm sideloading an image into wordpress from youtube. it works fine and the key part of the code is: // sideload it into wordpress (generates various sizes) $thumbid = media_handle_sideload( ...
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Random Category with Recent Post Title and Thumbnail

This code below works perfect to pull the title of five random categories, the issue is for each random category I want the latest post title and thumbnail but where and how do I add the post query? ...
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Advanced Custom Field User Help URL

Hi I'm using ACF or Advanced Custom Fields which i saw here a while ago.. What i want is to output a second featured image in the homepage.. Question: 1 <div class="jpl-widgets-d" ...
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Placing a featured image into header

How can I place featured images into the header, so each post has it's featured image within the main header? Also on category archive pages and the main news page, the featured images are being used ...
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Any disadvandages if I style the wordpress align classes without img and .wp-caption prefix

In various WordPress themes the margins are only applied to elements when they are images or captions /* Images */ .alignleft { float: left; } .alignright { float: right; } .aligncenter { ...
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Retrieve post thumbnails

I am trying to build a wordpress blog from scratch. I am looking to retrieve all the articles from a specific category. I then want to also include the SQUARE thumbnail(not a stretched version, a ...
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Hide feature image when is not populated

I have a customized a comercial theme with featured images capabilities. When I have a post with featured image everything is ok, but when the post hasn't a featured image the template charge an empty ...
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Thumbnails not showing in blog

I am trying to add thumbnails to a wordpress blog (that was created by someone else). As a newcomer to Wordpress I understand I need to add "the_post_thumbnail();" inside "the loop" but looking at the ...
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Display First posts without the default featured image

How can i display in loop (paged) the posts without the default featured image ? Here is my query of my custom taxonomy template page : <?php $term_region = get_term_by( ...
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setting featured image is not working while running script in background, works when running that script from browser

I have creted a script which will fetch content from one of my site and automatically create new post in my wordpress blog. When I am running that script from browser, its working really cool! post ...
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resizing of thumbnails not working

i have the following in my functions file from the wordpress codex <?php add_filter('show_admin_bar', '__return_false'); if ( function_exists( 'add_theme_support' ) ) { add_theme_support( ...
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Displaying warning if no featured image has been set - Post Editor

I run a multi-author website and many of my users are forgetting to set a featured image for their post. This is a big problem as my theme depends highly on featured images to keep a consistent feel ...
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Latest news mini images

I tried to find an answer on websites and other forums, but found nothing. I will try to explain my problem. I need to change my WordPress website so that it displays a small image for all news ...
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How to import linked images and make them featured -> automagically

I am using FeedWordPress to syndicate articles from RSS feeds. The plugin does a beautiful job of bringing in the content, preserving original formatting, and assigning metadata to the right places. ...
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To CSS Style on the image uploaded on a Post under Content Section

I have uploaded a media picture to a post the HTML I saw as such <a href="http://localhost/self/wp-content/uploads/2013/03/pic1.png"><img ...
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Custom image sizes are not used

I recently launched a new theme and regenerated all the thumbnails with AJAX Rebuild. All of these custom image sizes are defined in my functions.php as well as the individual template files in which ...
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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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I would like my posts to pull my custom cropped thumbnail instead of creating its own thumbnail from Featured Image

Firstly, I'm not a developer, mostly a website designer and CSS hacker. I'll try to explain better: I'm using a grid theme that creates a thumbnail out of the featured image to display as a post ...
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Pages with a loop (index, archive) are loading the first image as post_thumbnail

Using post thumbnails for custom header images -- works fine on straight pages. But custom templates that load a loop (including index) are pulling the first image instead of using the one set in the ...
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Insert link to my thumbnail images

I am try to insert link to my thumbnail images, the link is hyperlink with post. When i put this code inside the loop then instead of showing the first image, first show the second image ...
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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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Retrieve post thumbnail as array

How can I retrieve the post thumbnail (featured image) as an array? Using get_post_thumbnail() I noticed in the WP documentation that there is a third parameter from, which I understand, one would be ...
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featured image problem with custom post type

I created a new custom post type based on the code provided by the wordpress codex. But when I try to set a featured image it returns and shows -1 in the featured image box instead of the images. I ...
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add_filter with specific thumb names

How would I run add_filter only on some specific registered thumbnail sizes '$size' ? like 'large' , 'medium', etc?
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thumbnail image path and file path for gallery thumbnail images

what is the thumbnail image path? When asked for the file path for the gallery thumbnail image, what is needed? the terms: thumbnail image path and file path is not familiar to me.
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Wanting to apply different featured images for each post

This is my first wordpress website here and so far it'll looking good. The only thing I have left that I just can't figure out is the featured image for my blog page. I have set the main blog banner ...
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Thumbnail images

Is there any way to auto-generate a 150x150 thumbnail image for each post based on the post's selected featured image? This would be preferable as opposed to manually going into each post, copying ...
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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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Fetch first image URL from post and set as featured image URL

I would like the theme to fetch the first image URL in the post area and display it as the featured image. This came from an old Affiliates WordPress theme functions.php file. This company has closed ...
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Display Video as Post Thumbnail

I use the Nova free theme, from the Theme in Progress studio. I would like to display a video like a thumbnail image, as shown in this theme http://themeinprogress.com/demo/sueva/ How can I do this? ...
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add if statement to the featured image

I have a featured image. I want to add an if statement to the size. For example, if the featured image height exceeds 500px I want to add something. Is that possible ?
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How to set featured image from a variable

I have an image displayed on my post via a variable {$poster}. How could I set this variable to a featured image? This is what I have in my post: <div class="poster"><img src="{$poster}" ...