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Adding a term name from a custom taxonomy assigned to a post link displayed by a wp_query loop based on another taxonomy

I have registered a custom post type "Animals" and also two custom taxonomies ("Vertebrate" and "Type") assigned to it, which have their own specific terms, for "Vertebrate" it will be "Mammals" and ...
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2answers
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Better to use a post type archive, page template, or shortcode for generating a highly configurable CPT archive?

I am building a theme in which I have a post type, which will have an archive in a grid layout. You're probably thinking, "Just use the CPT archive!" Well, there are some cons to that method that I'd ...
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0answers
50 views

Custom Permalinks for CPT causing 404 errors for 'normal' single post pages

I'm having a problem with the permalink structure of a Custom Post Type which is conflicting against the normal single posts (in the 'posts' post type which comes as standard with WordPress). Heres ...
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Show only public custom posts in home page

Hi i am working on custom post types in wordpress presently we are using below code to dispaly all custom posts in home page <?php $args = array( 'public' => true, '_builtin' ...
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0answers
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How to remove slug from more than one custom post type

I followed this tutorial from WordPress (http://vip.wordpress.com/documentation/remove-the-slug-from-your-custom-post-type-permalinks/) to remove slug from custom post type. Now my question is how to ...
0
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1answer
54 views

Custom filter for main search: how to exclude specific post_type from search results

Is there a way to use WP_Query's method, set(), in order to exclude a specific post_type from a global search. Here was my unsuccessful attempt: function _search_all($query) { ...
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1answer
638 views

Add filter to Admin list for all custom post types by their custom taxonomies

I want to add filter on every Custom post type that have taxonomy associated with it. I have googled but found code for only for single post type or for single taxonomy.
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1answer
24 views

How would I get a list of posts from a custom post type

I know the query method that you would use, that's not what I want. I could query the post type, then do the if statement with the while statement and go from there, but I am trying to populate a drop ...
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2answers
463 views

Post Type => Any conundrum

I have a number of regular posts and pages in a regular category called "Featured". I have also installed a plugin called "Event Organizer" that creates its own custom post type called "Event" and has ...
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1answer
39 views

child of post type (custom)

I registered a custom post type (foo) with register_post_type, setting 'hierarchical' => true,so now when I want to use it I have post_type=foo. How can I query child of foo? any ideas? thanks!
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2answers
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Is it possible to filter the display name for post formats for display in the Formats meta box?

I've got a few special needs in terms of post formatting, but do not want (and cannot) break out of the standard Post Format paradigm per best practices. I've come up with a mapping of WordPress ...
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1answer
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How can I make a custom post type that loops pages in a new dashboard page, each single page is a new dashboard page (all within the back-end)?

I've been wanting to make the most out of WordPress, to use it more and more like a CMS as it truly is a wonderful project. Out of all the CMS/Blogging webapps, WordPress wins in my book. I ...
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1answer
484 views

WP_Query ignores post_type in category view

I have following query to select posts by my custom post-type. This works fine while being on the frontpage (the snippet is included in the sidebar). As soon it gets executed on a category page the ...
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3answers
2k views

Use register_post_type() to modify an existing post type

There are lots of situations where a theme or plugin registers a post type and you want to modify it. There is of course add_post_type_support() and remove_post_type_support(), but those don't give ...
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1answer
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Use get_post_types to query only custom posts types

I need to query only custom posts types - that is all post types in my WP install excluding posts and pages. I have used get_post_types to build a string of all custom post types which I want to ...
5
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2answers
123 views

Per Post Type Revision Numbers

In wp-config.php you're able to change how WordPress deals with post revisions. Specifically you're able to turn them off or specify a max number of revisions. I'd like to be able to set a max number ...
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1answer
2k views

Multiple post type queries (with specific arguments for each)

So i know how to combine post types into 1 loop and out put the loop. Below is what i have: <?php $args = array( 'post_type' => array('post','movie','actor'), ...
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2answers
2k views

Get list of all registered post types slugs

I'd like to get a list (array) of all the post types I registered. Precisely I would like to retrieve their slugs. Could someone help me? thanks!
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3answers
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Custom post type pagination 404 fix?

Been trying to get this working all day but haven't had any luck... I have a custom post type called 'news' and an archive template (archive-news.php), here I'd like to show 2 posts with pagination, ...
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1answer
273 views

custom post types don't appear in RSS

I created custom post-types in my site but these posts are not shown in the RSS. Only the regular posts appear there. What could be preventing them from showing up there
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1answer
1k views

Why does 'exclude_from_search' exclude a custom post type from WP_Query?

In WP 3.1, it appears that setting 'exclude_from_search' = TRUE for a custom post type excludes the post type not just from searches on the front-end, but also from any post query using 'post_type' = ...