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Why does `url_to_postid` return 0 when testing `page_for_posts` Page?

If I set Reading Settings > Posts Page (in other words, the page_for_posts option) to a static page, and then attempt to pass its URL through url_to_postid() it will return 0 - why is it? I ...
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34 views

Custom wp_trim_words() function not trimming right

I have this custom wp_trim_words() function set to give me excerpts of only 20 words, and for the most part, it works fine. Except for some reason, on posts that contain lists, it outputs way more ...
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13 views

Countdown to post date tag function?

I made an events post type and I wanna make countdown to post date, for example: Let's say the post is due 5 days later so it writes in the post '5 days remaining' Any suggestions?
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1answer
14 views

How to display post tags through the functions file

I'm converting an HTML template into a wordpress theme and I'm having some trouble displaying the post tags within the functions.php file. What I would like to do is add the following code into the ...
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9answers
264 views

disable WP automatically inserted line breaks after an image

I've set medium sized images to a custom size which should allow for both of the images to align horizontally within the post. (The full post width is 880px, medium images are set to 413px.) My ...
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1answer
28 views

Post type no single page

I have created a post type and I am trying to create a single page for that post type, I am creating a php file called single-job.php and it is using the index.php as a template. Below is my function ...
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35 views

Filter Wordpress post Dynamically on dropdown selection?

Want to filter Wordpress post Dynamically on dropdown selection? But am not able to find out any solution how it can be done.Any help appreciated. Thanks On Clicking On Latest to Old the post ...
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13 views

Getting latest posts from network [duplicate]

I'm using example from here to get latest posts from the WP network: http://www.smashingmagazine.com/2011/11/17/wordpress-multisite-practical-functions-methods/ The function: function ...
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12 views

Presetting the link of video attached to a Standard Post Format in a custom field

I am trying to create a function that presets the URL (of an attached video in a Standard Post Format) to a custom field when the post is created using a front-end form. (P.S.: All data inputted in ...
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23 views

Custom Post Type link not showing content

I have created 2 custom post types. One called artist and one called work. When I create a post in artist and view it the link is fine and I can view the content. However in work when I add a new post ...
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1answer
70 views

Optimize CPT-function with a loop

I want to optimize my functions of a Custom Post Type (CPT). Now I have 10 meta boxes. For each box I have an extra function. The aim is to produce the 10 boxes in one function. I already tried the ...
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1answer
19 views

Insert wordpress tags below posts via functions.php

I'm in the process of building my own Wordpress theme from scratch and my knowledge of PHP is limited. What I'm trying to do is insert tags below each post. I can do this by inserting code into my ...
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1answer
197 views

How to Display Post View Count

I am trying to display post view counts. I've tried below function to display the post view count, but I'm getting same post view for all the post in loop. Not getting correct post view count. ...
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44 views

How to get posts from network blog

So I have function that gets posts with URL(id) (ajax stuff). It works but now I would like also fetch posts from other blogs in my network. I'm baffled how can I achieve this? Do I have to know the ...
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45 views

What function does the loop of displaying posts?

What is the function that does the echoing of posts like post title in h1 and then the post body and then the author name. I hope everyone understood what I'm trying to say else please ask in comments ...
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1answer
755 views

Get current post id in functions.php

I have a wp_localize_script() function in my functions.php where I need to push the current post ID of the current post to a jQuery file. So I was wondering how you can get the current post ID of a ...
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47 views

Show Custom Post Type Results

Hopefully someone can help me here. I have a custom post type and with this post type I am able to show the title in a select option. Now what I want to happen is when that title is selected it will ...
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1answer
58 views

save_post not working

In order to create (or update, whenever a post is updated) a unix-timestamp meta, I used following code to fire on save_post. I pasted this code in functions.php. But I believe this is not working, ...
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1answer
54 views

When Author add new post change default status to pending

Same as above when Author add new post change default status to pending instead of published
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1answer
33 views

fire action when post is being edited as well as saved?

I'm trying to fire some code when a page is edited and/or saved. This code works: add_action( 'save_post', 'add_promoted_meta_data' ); function add_promoted_meta_data( $post_id ) { echo ...
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1answer
80 views

Get post title by Alphabet

I try to call this function to get a list of posts by alphabet. But for some reason i keep getting an error. Call to a member function get_col() on a non-object. What am i doing wrong? {function ...
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1answer
42 views

Trying to see if page is category or single and displaying title with appropriate heading tag

I'm using a custom theme from ThemeForest and I'm trying to get the custom post php to check and see if the post is on a category or single post. If it's on category, use <h2> for the title (for ...
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2answers
272 views

How to limit the number of results for all query_posts on mysite

I have a huge number of posts and the pagination with no limits eats my server CPU and ram so I need a function to limit the number of posts for all query_posts on my site and I need this function to ...
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0answers
52 views

List all recent post by categories at the front page (WordPress MU)

I'm looking how can I put on the network homepage all recent post of my WPMU Network. I tried that script but there are not so much informations (I want the same presentation such as a normal post) : ...
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1answer
974 views

List only child categories a post is in, of a specific parent category

Either this is harder than it needs to be or I am just not understanding WordPress/PHP very well :( All I want to do is show the child/sub categories of a specific parent category...but only if the ...
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1answer
912 views

Set posts of a custom post type to be private by default?

Say I created a custom post type called 'Private Posts' ($post_type = itsme_private_posts) and want all posts under the custom post type to be set to 'Private' automatically when published i.e. by ...
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1answer
237 views

Insert Shortcode exactly at the end of the content

<?php echo do_shortcode("[sharethis]"); ?> <?php wp_related_posts()?> There are 2 short codes above 1) share this plugin short code 2) related posts short code now my ...
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1answer
228 views

saving/reading custom field value does not work - no value gets POSTed

I am trying to add a custom field to all my posts and of course saving/reading the value. As a starting point I took the example from the Wordpress Codex and stripped it down to bare bones. I know it ...
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1answer
88 views

Guest Author - How to modify my custom function code if the guest author URL will follow a particular pattern/format?

Based on code the awesome G.M. provided in an earlier question (Use Custom Fields to Create Guest Author Link), I now have a custom function that uses custom fields to support guest authors. The code ...
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0answers
62 views

How to add html div´s inside wordpost?

I need some help. The problem is, I decided to build a match stats which i want to insert in the proper wp posts.I build it with html and css.The issue is when i add the code of it, which contain div ...
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0answers
136 views

Show post last modified date twentyeleven theme

Here is the code snippet i'm using to display last modified date in my twentyeleven child theme since i frequently update my posts but the problem is search engine is not displaying my post last ...
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1answer
271 views

Order posts alphabetically: how to set order=asc in mysql query?

I have this function: global $wpdb; // adjust the query to fit your needs $posts = $wpdb->get_results( $wpdb->prepare( "SELECT * FROM $wpdb->posts WHERE post_type = 'post' ...
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1answer
212 views

display last post modified date in genesis child themes

Since I frequently update posts so it’s crucial for me to display last modified date instead of post published date like following image. Its because I want search engine to display my post last ...
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1answer
96 views

Custom colors for post rows based on post meta value

I'm trying to have the post background colors change depending on a meta value for the specific post type rather than using the post status. Looked everywhere and can't find a solution. (perhaps there ...
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1answer
31 views

Same post appears in related Posts?

Here is the code function dark_delight_get_related_posts(){ $post = get_post(); $args = array( 'posts_per_page' => 4, 'ignore_sticky_posts' => true, ...
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1answer
51 views

How to assign classes to all elements?

Is it possible to assign classes to elements of certain type? For example, all paragraphs in the post body or comment body should have class="paragraph", all unordered lists in post body should have ...
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1answer
129 views

How to get new post URL?

I'm wondering... how can I get the new post URL in my theme? Is there a built-in function for this? So, it should return something like http://example.com/wp-admin/post-new.php?post_type=post. ...
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1answer
169 views

Display author box on just certain category posts?

I'm using this code to display a author box after my blog posts. The issue that I'm having is that it is showing up on all custom post types as well which I don't want. What I need is for it to show ...
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1answer
32 views

Display post x of y within category

I'm currently using this class in my single blog posts to get a total post count and number my posts (post 89 of 90, etc...) class MY_Post_Numbers { private $count = 0; private $posts = array(); ...
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2answers
319 views

Notice: Undefined index: suppress_filters

I'm doing some de-bugging on a theme I'm working on and I'm hoping someone can help me please. I used this function that Justin Tadlock made to display custom post types on the blog page and with ...
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1answer
469 views

Load post attached images on a single page site with fancybox

I'm trying to make a single page site that will display posts as thumbnails in some part. Then if a thumbnail is clicked, I want all the images contained in this post to be loaded with fancybox while ...
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1answer
88 views

Internal linking to posts permalink fail because of spaces and stripe at postname

I have written a function which outputs a tag in a textarea in which people can link internally to other posts on the website. This works like a charm except with using a postname permalink ...
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votes
1answer
66 views

Ajax calls in wordpress

I want to send a ajax request in wordpress which tracks my clicks. For now i have added this in my functions file : add_action('init', 'my_script_enqueuer'); function my_script_enqueuer() { ...
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vote
1answer
63 views

Force authors to Preview a post before publishing

I'm looking to find a way to force authors (including admin & editors) to preview their post before publishing. Is this possible, if so does anyone know the easiest way to achieve this? I'm ...
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1answer
106 views

Showing custom post type categories in the menu

here is my custom post type and category: //Register nav register_nav_menus( array( 'main_nav' => 'Main navigation' ) ); //Custom post types add_action( 'init', 'create_post_type' ); function ...
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1answer
95 views

Changing the post date and time with function

What function can be used to update a post's post date and time to the current date & time?
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0answers
111 views

User driven content problems

I am trying to build a website that will allow users to post from the front end. I need to be able to have the user enter a title, a category, and tags. For the content of the post, I would ideally ...
0
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2answers
540 views

Code to auto expire posts after 30 days

I've tried the plugins that are available in the Wordpress plugins section but they seem to fail miserably. Initially, I used Auto Post Expire By User Role which worked for a time, but for some reason ...
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1answer
81 views

How can I create a menu items from meta box based on users input

I have created a metabox that takes a name that the user can give as an additional name of their post. I am wondering how I can automatically create a menu item based on the name the user input into ...
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1answer
362 views

Get post meta retrieving wrong value

I created a custom meta box with a textbox where the user can enter a custom value in as an additional identification tag. I thought I had it right but when I try to retrieve the value it is giving me ...