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Hiding posts - WP Hide Post not working

I frequently publish posts that I need to be hidden. They need to be published, so that someone who has their url can go to them, but I don't want them showing up on my homepage, in my recent posts ...
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How to create new post content templates for my users?

I admin a wordpress site for my kids primary school. At the number of editors/contributors is small, but we'd like to expand it. To simplify the uptake for some of the office staff I'd like to have ...
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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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the_content() stop images being pulled through

I have created a custom post type to pull through the date, title, thumbnail and content, some of the posts have images and the_content() is pulling through those images and I don't know how to stop ...
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Wordpress Child Category Display All Posts

I am creating a Wordpress page where all my posts in the child categories of team are displayed in a grid. I got this working with the below code. The formatting and general layout is great however it ...
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Hooking to APIs working on WP_Posts

I'm working on a WP site, and I've found a plugin that I can use to do most of the work. But there is a problem: as I feared, it stores all of its data inside WP_Post. This is obviously pretty stupid ...
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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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Let private posts stay in status “private” after edit through “editors”

I'm using some private posts for intern purposes. When an editor changes something on these posts, its status turns to pending "review" and I have to publish it again as a private post. When an ...
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Get Post content in another file?

I am working on a plugin .I have a custom post type team.Custom post has four posts of different categories.I used this code to send post id of each using ajax. $(document).ready(function () { ...
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How do you display posts in a dynamic table?

I'm currently using a plug-in called SortTable Post. It automatically takes your posts and puts them into a table that you like. It's a great idea, but the issue is that the plug-in hasn't been ...
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Posts not showing on page

Can anyone spot anything wrong with this code(see below). No content is showing up on my page. Many thanks in advance. <?php $args = array( 'posts_per_page' => 3, 'orderby' => ...
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How to make posts appear under pages

I have created pages for my website, however when i create a new post, it is not assigned to any page and i am missing the option to place it under a certain page. For example i have a menu like Home ...
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Insert data from custom created PHP page into wp_postmeta table

I am working with a Wordpress site and have created a custom page in /home/planmyme/public_html/php/ with the name response.php. On this page I am getting a value to insert in the wp_postmeta table ...
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Random ajax load only works with posts_per_page set to -1

I created a post loader shortcode, that uses AJAX to load posts. Even though I can set the order and order_by query parameters, the order_by should be random. From what I've seen on the web, ajax load ...
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Scheduled posting not working

I have Wordpress 3.5.1 and I use Bluehost hosting service. When I schedule posts after that time passed, WP posts dashboard shows "Missed schedule" message under the date. Then I checked my ...
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HTML Inside of Shortcode Breaks Shortcode Output

Lots of Googling has still not yielded a solution. Here is the problem: I have created a custom Wordpress shortcode to use inside my Thesis theme. The goal of the shortcode is to allow users to wrap ...
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Disable auto-save and post revisions from inside a theme or plugin

Per default, the way to disable autosaving and post revisions, is to modify wp-config.php. Is there a way, to do that from within a plugin or a themes functions.php?
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How to recreate post form on a custom PHP page.

I need to have my users be able to post pages on a custom php page, not through the standard Wordpress menu. Therefor i'm trying to recreate a form that can post just like the Wordpress 'add post' ...
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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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Pagination for Pages and Posts

I want to use Pagination throughout a new theme but am having trouble getting it to work correctly. I am using some code within my functions.php file and then calling that function. It works on the ...
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What is the use of the URLs stored in the posts table

When a user adds a post in a WordPress site, the link of that post is stores in the database in wp_posts table. And if I changed the link in the database it doesn't actually change in real. For ...
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links no longer showing content on FB [closed]

why do my links no longer show image or caption when i post on FB last 2 days? EXAMPLE https://wn.nr/JJtR3. I enter a lot of contests and you get added entries when your unique link is shared. Usually ...
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Articles are text-only in any “Category” instead of HTML

I run a Wordpress blog at http://toile.reinom.com/ and a lot of articles are using HTML codes (mainly <h*>, <p>, <a> and <figure>). Those tags are correctly displayed on the ...
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Accessing the post content with wp_query

I have the following code from a template to view get the post information: <?php $args = array( 'post_type' => 'post', 'posts_per_page' => $count, 'paged' => $paged, ...
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Custom Post Type Rewrite To Include Parent Page(s)

I have a page title "more" with subpage "cities-guide". Said "cities guide" page has a loop that pulls in posts from custom post type "thailife_city_guide". My permalink structure is ...
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dynamic table for post?

I want to display a list of items with pictures and a short description in a table on a wordpress page. The problem is that I want to the main future editor to be able to add new items at the start ...
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How can a guest view the “Pending Review” Post?

When a user creates a new post it will have "pending" status. So I want the visitor (guest - not logged user) to be able to view "Pending" posts and vote it to "Publish" if enough "X Votes". Google ...
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Display one post randomly from category on home page

I have a custom post type called "Milo-Books" and a category named "Featured" with ID of "100". I want to run a query which pulls out on post from this category on the homepage, but randomly and I ...
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Prioritize posts in query by meta keys?

I have a CPT called jobs. In my single jobs page I am counting page views with these functions: /********* Post Views counter ***********/ remove_action( 'wp_head', ...
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What's the best way to render Visual Composer in posts, not pages?

I have a page with layout and ui content I'd love to use in my posts. Is that possible without running through all the shortcodes with do_shortcode?
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Reset/Reorder posts ID in the MySQL wp_posts table

I have a Wordpress site that is considerably popular. I am in the process of optimizing the site before adding other plugins such as the WPML plugin which I suspect will be using custom post types. ...
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Double count view in archive.php

I'm having a hard time using this snippet I'm getting double views each time the post is queried. This is in my functions.php file: function getPostViews($postID){ $count_key = ...
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Homepage's content is dependent on the custom field values (set automatically), how do I get homepage to update without manually updating page?

I have a custom field in my home page called "Featured posts". There are two fields: title and post. The post field returns post_object with post_type as posts. In my functions.php I have added the ...
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Limit posts per author role (excluding admin) in home page

I have multiple authors in my site and want to show just one, the latest post from each one, excluding the administrators. So, if for example: admin1 has posted 4 posts admin2 posted 3 posts ...
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Append Text to $post->post_excerpt

I'm trying to add some text after a product description in WooCommerce which uses the $post->post_excerpt. Currently I'm using the following code: add_action( ...
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Create Child Post of Parent Post [on hold]

I want to create and show a custom post type. With a parent post and with a few child posts as well. How can I do this? Any help appreciated, thanks!
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Display posts in three columns by category

I've seen posts which probably answer this, but unfortunately the answers are all a bit technical without telling you where the code should go? At the moment I have my posts directed to a blog page. I ...
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Posts in Admin only display 1 Post instead of all

When I run wp-admin/edit.php I normally should get a list of all Posts. WordPress 4.3.1 running Avada Child theme. But I only get the last Post in the list. All (8) | Published (7) | Draft (1) As ...
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Search posts by post author name

I want to search posts publish by particular author. For this purpose I added a filter in functions.php: function wpse_29570_where_filter($where){ global $wpdb; if( is_search() ) { ...
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How to show all posts of the category in wordpress?

I have create a category by using Custom Post Type plugin, and now only the 5 most recent posts of the category are showing. What I want is to show all posts for the category. For examle, suppose I ...
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Allowing the SoundCloud player to appear in a post excerpt

I am setting up a website for my music, in conjunction with my SoundCloud account. I plan to post the links to my soundcloud player as blog posts, but I can't figure out how to make the blog excerpts ...
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How to moderate posts

I am writing a plugin that will moderate all posts regardless of what level user posted them. It will check the post content and title against a list of words and if any are in the post, I want to put ...
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Static page does not show my posts

I have a home.php and an index.php. Wanting my home.php (set as static) to display 3 grid style showing 3 posts. This is my current code. <?php // The Query $the_query = new WP_Query( ...
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Unable to add TAB character to post?

I am using the CodeColorer plugin to display source code in my WordPress. I am trying to have my code indented so that it displays properly on the website. However, when I try to add the following ...
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If post has custom field then display css-class

I would like to display a different icon in an i tag if a post has a certain key of a customized field. In my example Preis: <i class="(get_post_meta(get_the_ID(), 'Preis', true) != '' ? echo "fa ...
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Get custom post type parent category

I'm creating a custom post type like this: function btp_work_register_post_type() { $args = array( 'label' => __('Works', 'btp_theme'), 'labels' => array( ...
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How to remove images from showing in a post with the_content()?

Trying to learn more about creating my own themes and not using any plugins I wanted an ability to display all the images in a post excluding the thumbnail in my single-foobar.php file and I can do ...
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Count post view when user open any post

I want when any user open the post it count the post view. Currently i am using my custom function which is <?php setPostViews(get_the_ID()); ?> But the problem is that when user refresh the ...
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How to display post tags

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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MySql query to get posts with all meta and terms

I'm trying to figureout a way to get all fields from wp_post with all of their custom fields and categories in one mysql query. So in one row of the result I should have post fields with their custom ...