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 replace images?

I seem to have a problem with editing and replacing images in Wordpress. Do they automatically replace the image if it has the same file name or is a new file name(copy) always created? Also if I ...
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Else condition not working while using has_post_thumbnail

I've been trying to develop a recent posts widget which will display my most recent posts in sidebar. I am trying to display default "ft-thumb.jpg" image if there is no post thumbnail but its not ...
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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 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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How to set an equal image size for a Fallback Image as used for the Featured Image(dynamicly)

I have set a new size (width/height) for Featured Image and have also set the option to use a Default Image(Fallback image). The size used for the Featured Image: 1170/550 , the size for the Default ...
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Page featured image not showing on home page

I'm creating my own theme, my little practice. I added the_post_thumbnail in index.php page. All latest post's featured images are showing on home page except Page featured image. While I added ...
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Animated Gif as Featured Image

I am wanting to upload animated gifs to my website and use them as the featured image. I have a couple of questions. Firstly...how do I stop wordpress from automatically resizing the image when I ...
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Using a GIF as a featured image [closed]

I'm looking for a developer who can assist me by creating a workaround to allow me to use animated GIFs as the featured images on my website. Unfortunately I cannot default to first image. If ...
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Retrieve posts using thumbnail id as meta key

I am working on my website and using these args in wp_query but I also want to show only those posts which have thumbnails in it... here are the args I am working on: $args1 = array( ...
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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 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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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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Wordpress returns old thumbnail size after changing media settings

I have had a requirement to update a WP build so that the thumbnail size changes from (the default) 150x150 to 500x500. I've amended the size within the Settings > Media and utilised the awesome ...
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featured image rss feed in a category

I want to get the featured image in my RSS feed in a specific category. With the principal rss feed mywebsite.com/feed , I have no problem. Featured images are displaying. When I want to create a rss ...
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How to fix the format of entry pages with thumbnail images?

I am trying to make the entry posts with a thumbnail image to the left, and title above the excerpt of the article to the right of the thumbnail, but aligned with it. Currently, the thumbnail is below ...
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Post body text occupying featured image space before it loads

I am wondering if there is a way to prevent my posts body text to occupy my featured images space before it gets loaded. When I go to some post the post content is right bellow my post title until ...
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Change size and crop medium_large images

I use events manager pro plugin to show an eventslist. These event-list is showing their thumbnail image in the new (wordpress 4.4) wordpress image size "medium_large" (width 768px). I need an image ...
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How to update the values when the featured image has changed?

I'm trying to implement this function. It saves in the database the dominant color of the image uploaded as featured image in a post. It's working perfectly BUT the problem is that it only works when ...
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Add colorpicker to featured image

I'm trying to add a colorpicker to the featured image meta-box. Here is some background: I use the featured image meta-box to place parallax background images. Because a user is allowed to place text ...
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Add options to featured image

I want to add an option to the featured image metabox. I have found a way to do this here The problem I'm having is saving the value tot the database. Here is what I have tried: add_filter( ...
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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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Using custom image resizing script in a page

I am using the aqua-resizer to create custom image sizes and cropping. However, I am also using a theme with a built-in page editor and module-based layout. I am able to get the aqua-resizer script ...
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Pin It button doesn't bring up featured image

I've been using the pinterest hover plugin and it worked fine until recently. The problem I am having now is that when I click the pin it button at the bottom of my pages (not posts!) it doesn't bring ...
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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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Feature image cropping issue

When I am uploading any image to set as background on my homepage it gets cropped automatically. I am using attitude theme for the site. What settings shall I change to have the complete image as it ...
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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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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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automatically set “Featured Image” the same as the og:i that is set in a custom field

I currently have a site that uses the "custom fields" feature to set the value of the meta property="og:image" for each post. All of my og:images are stored on an external server. I'm looking for a ...
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Fit image to Thumbnail canvas size

I need to upload images with differrent orientation (portrait and landscape) and I don't want to crop post-thumbnails. But I need always thumbnail size 250x250px. If I upload portrait oriented image ...
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Customize Facebook's sharer.php to pass metadata of wordpress post (thumbnail and title)

I created FB Share button for wordpress post but it does not fetch the metadata from the post. I would like get the thumbnail and the title of the post when clicking share button. Here is the code I ...
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Fixing image names for a site being restored

Fixing image names for a site being restored The WordPress site went down last week and is being restored. When a image(image1.jpg) was uploaded a week ago using the back-end of WP, it likely was ...
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Compression of original picture during upload?

WordPress compress scaled thumbnails of image during upload, but, original image will be is same quality. I am trying to compress original image too. I wish to make image in original resolution ...
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Getting Thumbnail Path rather than Image Tag

I see many methods of showing thumbnails in WordPress, but I'm not immediately sure how I could get only the path to a post's thumbnail rather than the html-ready code generated by functions like ...
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Get post thumbnail from subpages with a foreach loop

I have created a page that loads content from it's subpages. The subpages contain post_thubnails. I use a foreach-loop to get the content of all pages. I just can't get the images loaded. <?php ...
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Make featured image required

Is it possible to force user to set featured image on some types of posts. For example I've got custom post type mm_photo and I want to show some error message or somehow block user from publishing or ...
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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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Retrieving featured image on static blog posts page

So I've set up my site to use static pages for the front page and the posts page. Now I'm creating my posts page template. I wanted to grab some content from the actual page I made for the posts page ...
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wp_get_attachment_metadata()['image_meta'] fetch WP metadata or EXIF?

wp_get_attachment_metadata( get_post_thumbnail_id( get_the_ID() ) )['image_meta']['credit'] returns nothing although there IS information in the attachment's credit field. Is ...
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Get original image from thumbnail URL

I am using a method to find the first image included in a post's content to display as it's thumbnail (a little hacky, but it works). However, some authors add small sized images, and since this ...
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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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Insert Featured image from Feed

I am importing products through a feed programmatically as follows: $request = wp_remote_get('myapiurl'); $response = wp_remote_retrieve_body( $request ); // decode the json $json = ...
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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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Ajax image upload with media_handle_upload and form.js

I want to have AJAX image upload on front-end form and can't figure out where it goes wrong. HTML form for image upload <form id="thumbnail_upload" method="post" action="#" ...
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Featured image shortcode

Each post currently requires the featured image to be duplicated within the post several times. Is there any way in which I could dynamically call the featured image back into the post rather than ...
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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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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 get featured image thumbnail to open larger version in attachment page?

I have a thumbnail of the featured image, which is linked to a larger version of the file. At the moment the file just opens in a standard browser window, but I would like it to open in an attachment ...
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Wrap post thumbnail with <figure>

I'd like to wrap my post thumbnail with <figure> tags. I have tried the following and the image appears, but the <figure> tags come up empty. <?php if ( has_post_thumbnail() ) { ...
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if the image is smaller than the thumbnail, create anyway the thumbnail [duplicate]

I noticed that wordpress does not allow generating thumbnails if thumbnail size exceeds the size of the original image. Is there any way to prevent this? Bfi_thumbs plugin generates the thumbnail ...
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How to access featured image?

I saw this code as how to set a featured image for a post: // required libraries for media_sideload_image require_once(ABSPATH . 'wp-admin/includes/file.php'); require_once(ABSPATH . ...