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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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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Find posts without featured image?

I need way to find post(s) without featured image set. I use WP as gallery site and for every post I set featured image. I wish to check if there is any post(s) without featured image. Any code to ...
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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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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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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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remove and disable image link in functions.php

Is there a way to disable image or thumbnail link URL, as well as remove existing image/thumbnail links in functions.php? NOT the setting under media as posted in this link, please.
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how do I display individual posts in the featured area

Hi I am new to theme development and am building a wordpress featured area that looks kinda like the verge/ polygon etc... The problem is that individual posts have different colour blocks and their ...
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Get featured image on hover of post title [on hold]

I need to get respective featured image on hovering of post title is there any plugin to achieve this I tried geting this by using Js and CSS but failed to achieve.Searched through Googe and WSE too ...
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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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Does not show thumbnail in a given category

I am creating a loop with two formats for posting , one is the default post and the other is a video post using the post-format (video) . I found right here a function to capture and save thumbnail ...
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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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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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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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Upload post thumbnail from the front end

We would like users to be able to upload the post thumbnail when editing posts. How would this be done. I would imagine it would make use of the ajax functions of wordpress. Any ideas, Marvellous
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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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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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Minimum Dimensions Requirement for Featured Image?

I am creating a baseball website with multiple Authors. From past experience, no matter how well you know someone personally, it doesn't mean they will follow or even read your instructions. That ...
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Remove Featured Image from posts in specific category?

I am building a theme that includes the featured image as a navigation feature outside the single post, but once the user gets to the post in category "Specials", I'd like to take that image away. ...
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Featured image for a third party application

I'm building a Phonegap application that retrieves posts from an existing WordPress database. In which way featured image (i guess it's in wp_postmeta) is related to the post id and how is it ...
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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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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 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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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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How do you import images from a URL in your post?

I am looking to automatically set the featured image from a URL, I have a plugin that creates new posts and has a link back to the source website, I would like to be able to scrape that link for an ...
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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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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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How to set the jpg image compression for specific thumbnail sizes?

This question was asked on Set JPEG compression for specific custom image sizes and answered very nicely by Ahmad M I'd of course comment to that thread but I don't have 50 point reputation... The ...
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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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Fluid width of thumbnails in 4 column grid

I'm trying to figure out how to make the featured images width fluid. I've got a 100% width container with 4 25% columns. The thumbnails will be presented in a div (.griditem). This is what i'm ...
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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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is it possible to force wordpress to always save thumbnails as 'jpg' not 'png'

I cant see any settings and cant see much in the php api docs regarding this? for instance if the original file upload is a png wordpress converts to jpg
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Wordpress generated thumbnails

I uploaded one image with size of 1920*1200 and I checked the backend Media options as followed Thumbnail size 150 150 Medium size 300 300 Large size 1024 1024 The upload directory was supposedly ...
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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 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 ...
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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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Overwriting Parent Theme's Image Sizes

I'm using Raw by UDTHEMES as a parent theme for a site I am working on. In the parent theme, there is the following image size: add_image_size( 'udt-full-width-image', 870, 490, true ); And I am ...
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get_the_post_thumbnail() returning empty string on custom post type

I've been brought in to help out with development on an existing plugin, and have run into a strange issue. Not sure if I'm overlooking something obvious here. The situation: I'm adding a shortcode ...
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How to disable WordPress from creating thumbnails?

I've been looking around the net for a long time on how to disable WordPress from creating multiple thumbnails. I've seen in most tutorials to set all the images to 0 in the media section. I have ...
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Featured image on pages AND blog index. How to combine?

I want to display a featured image on all pages and on the blog index. I have two functions but I don't know how to combine them. Display on all pages: if ( $thumbnail_id = ...
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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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Filter For Featured Image

Is there a filter for when a Featured Image is set/unset or changed. I need to delete transient data when the above occurs.
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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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How can I make add_image_size() crop from the top?

I have a series of posts, all with featured images, but I need to be able to customise the crop top right corner. In this instance, I need them to be cropped from top right, but it would be useful to ...
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How to Make Echo Random Image [migrated]

I am looking to have posts echo a random image from, say, a selection of 3 images. I want it to echo img1 or img2 or img3. Here is what I have thus far: echo '<img ...
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Secondary Featured Image Function (post_thumbnail)

Does anyone know if it is possible to add a secondary Featured image function to the pages and post editor?
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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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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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Backstretch.js and thumbnail sizes to reduce loading time

I am using backstretch.js to set a featured image as a full size background image (as per this tutorial). I would like to combine this approach with different thumbnail sizes in order to reduce ...
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Set featured image using wp_insert_post

// Auto post ( Unique File Date ). $postData = array( 'post_category' => array( $Category ), 'post_status' => $Post_Status, ...