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Rewriting WordPress core functionallity: Changing the private posts

I'm trying to rewrite a bit of core WordPress functionality. I'm using WordPress 3.9.2 and I consider myself an intermediate in WordPress programming. This is an image that will explain what I am ...
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Make a vertical dynamic list of posts in alphabetically order and in columns

I have a page that lists all the posts from a given category of an custom post type dynamically. I do this with a plugin that list posts and a shortcod and with css i created 9 columns where they are ...
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Wordpress Popular posts by view with time range

I am using this code provided here to display popular posts by views count. Code found here http://www.wpbeginner.com/wp-tutorials/how-to-track-popular-posts-by-views-in-wordpress-without-a-plugin/ ...
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An array of latest wp_titles

I want to get the latest titles with the_title() in an array so that I can loop through them in my javascript function. How can I create this array? Many thanks!
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I'm having some issues with previous_post_link() and next_post_link()

I've been developing a Wordpress site lately and have come across an issue. I need the user to be able to navigate between posts, I'm using the standard Wordpress functions previous_post_link() and ...
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Wordpress Media URLs?

I just launched a Wordpress site after having done all of the standard procedures: moved the uploads folder, uploaded the database, and did a search and replace on all of the urls in the database. ...
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Some Posts Won't Preview When Posting To Facebook [on hold]

When I post the link http://316apps.com/ipreachersblog/2014/08/18/facebook-messenger-are-they-watching-you/ the Facebook post looks like this: However, if I post the link ...
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If Specific Post, Link Elsewhere

I would like to create a conditional statement that checks the loop for a specific post ID, then if true, it outputs a link elsewhere. This is what I have so far: <?php ...
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Sticky wp_dropdown_categories on Front End Form

I have built a front end posting form and I am trying to make the entire form sticky. I have used wp_dropdown_categories but I can not seem to figure out how to make it remember the selection if there ...
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How to add sidebar layout options in meta boxes under posts [on hold]

I am working on a WordPress theme and i want to implement this option in my theme which allow users to choose weather they want sidebar on right side of the post, left side or no sidebar at all and it ...
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Changing max number of blog posts per-page doesn't work

I've change my "Setting" > "Posts and comments" > "Show the most" to 20 , but still home page only show 2 posts and go next page's sometimes show 3 or 4 posts , please help. Sorry for bad english !
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Add icon near meta box title in posts/pages

I'm trying to add some "help icon" that will be use to show "help text" with the help of the tooltip or pointers to admin section. Now I'm trying to understand how can I add in the posts/pages in ...
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connecting two post types or functions

Alright, so I have started asking related questions to this bout 4 times now trying to figure out what exactly I need to ask without making it too complicated. So I've got two examples of this that ...
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Page Template for Every Custom Post Type [on hold]

I'm just new in wordpress, I just wanted to ask if it's a bad practice if I'll create page template for every custom post types? I mean if I have CPT [custom post type] with different content, like my ...
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How to Create News and Magazine theme? [closed]

Hello Every One I Know How to Create and Develop blog themes for wordpress but I want learn How to create Fremwork to show posts like News And Magazine themes Not Blog themes, I mean Create theme ...
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Inject post (from specific category) between posts in Loop

I would like to add a post (from specific category) between posts in the WordPress Loop (such as 'Sponsors'). Example: P P P S P P S P P S P P How can I achieve this? I am a beginner with coding, so ...
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How to change the publishing date of each posts?

I need to set the publishing date of many posts with the post date (the creation date). I know that I can do it editing the single post and changing the Published on value but this procedure is ...
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Change Author Name to Sitename on Frontend

How can I change the author name on the frontend to be the sitename instead without modifying theme? I am basically looking for something that I can package as plugin on my site that will no longer ...
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How to handle this problem related to the publishing date of imported posts?

I have the following situation that I have to handle: I imported some posts from an old custom blog (not WordPress, a custom blog made using ASP). I exported in CSV format the content of the table ...
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What happens if I delete all the rows that represents a post revision from the posts table into WordPress database?

I have the following doubt related to the posts table of the WordPress database. I see that when I create a new post in this table are automatically created 2 new rows. 32 1 2014-08-16 15:07:22 ...
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Get next post in category with AJAX?

I need a simple solution to load the next post in the category of the current post (in a custom single.php) with AJAX once the reader scrolls to the bottom of the page. I'm using a custom theme. ...
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Include post on external custom site

How do I include single post ( I mean image, title, and a bit of text ) on my own custom site? I have wp in subdirectory and I just want to make "Recent article" box on my site. I was looking for it 2 ...
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Why when I create a new post I found 2 record related to this post into the posts database table?

I am very new in WordPress development and I have a doubt about the WP database table named posts I have observe that when I create a new post (into the WP administration panel) are created 2 record ...
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daily , weekly , monthly popular posts widget [closed]

I looking for plugin popular posts widget having daily,weekly,monthly options. and styles like Posts Slideshow Widget. or add function in this plugin. ...
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Where is stored the Publish date value for a post?

I have to do a massive change in the database and I need to know in what field of what table is stored the publish date value of a post. Using phpMyAdmin I see that each record into the wp_posts ...
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Serialize $_POST global in wordpress

I'm new here in the community, and I would like to ask if it is best practice to do this in Wordpress? maybe_serialize( $_POST ); and then store it to the db? I'm a newbie in using Wordpress, so ...
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wp_insert_posts add title with count of posts plus one

I'm trying to create posts where title will be 1, 2 etc, $published_posts = wp_count_posts('orders')->publish; $count = $published_posts + $a; $success = get_page_link(794); ...
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How to show the posts list into a static page? Problems to use the loop into a static page

I have the following problem: I have to create a posts archive into a static page. So I have created this page template containing the loop to interate on my posts: <?php /** * Template Name: ...
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How to create a posts archive page showing only the date and the post title

I have the following question about how to create an archive page on my website. As you can see opening this link: http://lnx.asper-eritrea.com/ Under the header slideshow I have 3 boxes, the second ...
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WP Load post with ajax and apply isotope

I ma using Ajax Load More to get my posts and show in a frontend, then I have applied isotope to the items. When I first show some items and applied isotope, it's working perfectly. But When second ...
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Run function after post is updated

I would like to run a function after a post is saved. That function takes a .txt file thats uploaded with Advanced Custom Field file field, makes it into an array to then a json data. I want the json ...
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WP load posts by ajax, count and update every time

I have used Ajax load more plugin to load my posts. I also need to display the total post count and update it after every time post load and append to the list. Can anyone give me any idea about ...
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Wordpress Sidebar menu for posts based on date - guidance needed

One of the issues I have with WordPress is knowing when (and when it is possible) to use the WordPress back end instead of coding my own solution from scratch. This question is based around this. ...
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If post exists in the database - each time goes on `else`

Firstly, I am a newbie when it comes to php. I have a plugin that periodically imports posts into my website. Normally, it should check if the post already exists, and if it does, it updates it. ...
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Publish post's date is set to Nov 30 -0001

It is very difficult for me to describe the problem and the cases when it happends. The idea is that somtimes Publish date of article in administration panel is set to "Nov 30, -0001 @ 0:00". The ...
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Post images not appearing in twitter [closed]

I share all my website posts to Twitter via Jetpack but the images are not appearing on Twitter and it only shows post title. is there any solution to fix this problem?
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How to validate XML-RPC post creation and cancel when needed?

I have an IFTTT recipe that creates posts for me on some occasion, but for some weird reason it creates three, sometimes four posts of the same content. I would like to add an add_action ...
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Would a “hub” page work better as a page or a post?

First of all, I don't know whether "hub" is the correct terminology, but it is how we've been describing it. I run a movie blog and would like to create a page for each movie we cover in depth. I want ...
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I want to display tag description and tagged attachment (without post if there isn't..) while using tag url

I am new to coding, but i do understand a little bit. Is there a way to edit tag.php to achieve this? I have added Shiba media library plugin to my site so that i can add tags and catagories to ...
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Start post pagination at 0 instead of 1

Is it possible to start post pagination count at zero instead of 1? I want the URLs to be like this: ../page (Foreword) ../page/1 (Chapter 1) ../page/2 (Chapter 2) But by default the ...
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Background image in posts

I'm trying to get the featured image to display in the background-image of each standard post-format post. So I'm successful in grabbing the image and was able to make it 100% of the width and height ...
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Get latest post from all categories except one

I trying to get all the latest post from every category, but I discovered I must ignore one of them. I don't want to show it at all. My problem is I don't know what syntax to write ifelse in this ...
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Is there easier way not to display all images attached on the page from media?

I'm thinking not to delete the images I attached on the page, but will just have conditions not to display images with order set to 0. If I have code like this: $thumbnail_ID = ...
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Some doubts about how the loop work (trying debugging it)

I am very new in WordPress development (and also in PHP development, I came from Java and C#). Today I have installed Aptana and configured XDebug to inspect what happens into the TwentyTwelve theme. ...
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Including text at the end of every post

I would like to include some text at the end of every post. Like how some people write "Like my posts? Follow me on twitter!" or something like that. There are some buttons for users to tweet or share ...
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global wp_query returning wrong post vars

I am currently filtering the_posts to recreate wordPress' "sticky post" function for custom post types. I also have to make sure that the sticky post is attached to a certain taxonomy term that ...
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“edit_published_posts” and “edit_other_post” issue

I need to modify a roles capabilities for post editing: User can modify his own post (publish status doesn't matter) User can modify others posts (only as long as they are not published) I played ...
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Count how many posts a user has viewed

Seems this is quite a new question, as I found it nowhere. I was wondering if it is possible to count how many posts a registered user has viewed (entered) on the frontend. So basically when a user ...
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Require featured image snippet not letting me Trash the post

There's a famous snippet which allows you to require a featured image on your post before it gets published, which is following: add_action('save_post', 'wpds_check_thumbnail'); ...
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How to modify this function to exclude also the post belonging to a specific category?

I am very new in WordPress development and I have the folglowing problem. I use this function (declared into the functions.php file of my theme) to modify the main query in such a way that the post ...