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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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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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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Post thumbnail on specific template

I know it is possible to have enable post thumbnails on a specific post type, but is there any way of doing this just for specific template?
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Wordpress get post thumbnail url

Its simple and answered quite often: I want to get the post thumbnail variable. Even if there is a lot of input, I could not make it work for me. Here is my current code I use somewhere inside my ...
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if statement for featured images

I'm just looking to make sure my home page and pages display my featured image if set, and other wise if not set show blog-banner.jpg. So that's what I thought I had however now my 404 error page ...
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News and Featured image

I am trying to list my news items in 3 columns in a vertical design: image, date, title. I'm having some trouble calling the featured image. Is there a specific function that would help me with this? ...
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How do I use featured images on index.php?

In 'Reading Settings' I have chosen the static-page drop-down menu of a page I created to be the post page. I've put the html, php, and css from my page.php in index.php to style it. I'm unable to ...
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Setting featured image based on related post

I am using a plugin called The Events Calendar. I don't always set the featured image for each individual event. Each event has an organizer ID (tribe_get_organizer_id). I want to add a filter that ...
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Call featured image url

How do I get the URL of my featured image? I am using buffy and I can Call The URL of The post and so on, but can't figure out how to Call The URL of The featured image.
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Underscores.me retrieve next / previous post thumbnail in post_nav function

I am using Underscores.me for a project. I'd like to add the featured image (thumbnail) to the previous / next post links. They have a function which I'm trying to edit called THEMENAME_post_nav(). I ...
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How can i give a download link to the thumbnail or featured image

I am using the code below to give users download the thumbnail image, as i have a wallpapers site: <a class="downloadbutton" href="<?php echo $src[0]; ?>" download="imageName">Download ...
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Display Random Thumbnail from Category

I have a feeling that I'm on the right track, I just don't have enough solid PHP knowledge to get much further than where I'm currently at. I'm currently using the following code to return a list of ...
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Featured Image not shown and getting error “Object of class WP_Error could not be converted to int”

First of all I'm using twentyeleven theme, I created a custom template page to insert posts. It has 4 submit forms. it is working well, also setting feature image is ok for 3 forms except the first ...
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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 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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Display Featured Image

I am having some issues trying to get featured image to appear on my front page. I am using Genesis, then genesis child theme. I only want the featured image to appear on my front-page.php. I know I ...
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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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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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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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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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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}" ...