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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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Converting Posts to Pages

So my site backend had issues and my hosting company had fixed it up for me. In doing that, they inadvertently made all my pages, posts. I'm looking at the database that hosts this and there is a ...
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Pages edit as posts

I'm currently dealing with the fallout of the following question (How to change post to page). I got all my pages back though all the pages' URLs were changed so there is no hierarchy and when I try ...
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change the number of posts on the frontpage depending on screen width

My frontpage currently runs a secondary loop at the bottom of the page that shows 4 posts of a certain category. But I would like to reduce these posts to 3 when the screen width goes below 1024px. ...
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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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Wordpress Post Content Display

In my post page, used gallery on post plugin to display images , while i m trying to retrieve the post content -used the_content , but showing the plugin images also. how i get text editor content ...
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Detect Smilies without spaces

I know, it's dumb, but I think it's annoying that when someone enters a smiley manually like this hi:) it will not be detected and converted by WordPress because WordPress smilies functions looks for ...
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Excerpt text not showing in meta box, causing flush on update?

I've created a custom post type that supports excerpts. On a post update of this custom post type, the content in the textarea for the "Excerpt" meta box is saved, however it isn't output into the ...
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Get metadata of all files in the media

I need to retrieve metadata of files that are not images such as word, excel or pdf documents. I tried using get_post_meta( $post_id ); and wp_get_attachment_metadata( $attachment_id ); I'm only ...
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Include Sticky Post in Page Posts Count?

I would like 7 posts showing on my homepage. I would like to be able to manually choose those posts by stickying them. Currently, I have my posts per page set to '7' in WP Admin. However, this does ...
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How to get Last post Id of custom post type in wordpress

I want to get last post id of a custom post type in wordpress. For this I tried this code- args = array( 'post_type' =>'soto_property', 'posts_per_page' => 1, ...
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Automatically Import WordPress Blog to Facebook Page

I managed to import wordpress post to Facebook with this: http://www.insidefacebook.com/2009/02/22/how-to-import-your-blog-into-facebook/ When i create new post, Facebook doesn't show any new posts ...
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Admin Post List Only Show One Category

I want a user to only be able to view a single category type when clicking "posts" in admin. I've tried messing with list_terms_exclusions, but that only seems to be effecting the category management ...
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New posts not showing up on homepage

I'm experiencing a strange problem. None of the new posts are appearing on the home page. Here you can see the last post is from 21 January. That is the day I transfered the site from one host to ...
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wp_update_post creating revisions instead of updating the post

I have been trying to update a post in the posts table but for some reason, it is creating a multiple number of revisions but not updating the main post. I have been trying hard for the last one day ...
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How do you get all the urls of images attached to a post?

I've searched high and low and can't seem to get it. I'm trying to output an XML feed with all the images attached to a post from a custom post type: </BasicDetails> <Pictures> ...
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WP Query - duplicated posts once including tags in search results

I running WordPress on IIS & SQL server. As some of the plugins do not work correctly with DB ABSTRACTION I am using a lot of functions.php filters as so on. To make my search results include ...
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erase post excerpt limitation [×]

i have a custom site in homepage have problem of post excerpt with max 35 word, now i want eliminate this limitation, after search in varius file the limitation and after individuate i have changed ...
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Customizing HTML Editor Quicktags button to open a dialog for choosing insert options

I am looking for adding custom quicktag buttons,that would allow me to display a intermediary dialog before inserting the code. Situation 1) Clicking a quicktag button opens a dialog or thickbox ...
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Editing the Post meta

I am trying to add some content to the post-meta. I have added two link to the loop and it's been showing in the post as the single page is calling it. However I can't seem to find where to add the ...
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Change post format using custom field

I'm creating a theme using the CF Post Formats plugin. But I've run into some trouble I don't know how to solve. Here's what I want to be able to do: Create a new standard-format post Enter a url ...
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Published content not displaying, getting not found message

I am posting data in wordpress but after click on public it is showing This is somewhat embarrassing, isn’t it? It seems we can’t find what you’re looking for. Perhaps searching, or one of the ...
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How can I have preview of articles divided in categories in one page?

I have now 8 categories and each I will have more than 20 articles (posts). In my homepage I wanna show all categories with 3 newest post in it. When I create new post/article, I wanna automatically ...
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Getting index.php instead single.php for displaying posts

I'm (locally) building a custom theme. So far I have: index.php single.php page.php custom page template called about-page.php two different headers: one for default use and one for the single.php ...
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get_posts not pulling the correct number of posts

I am using the BracketPress plugin and trying to pull all of the posts of post_type brackets so I can send a newsletter blast to everyone with their current leaderboard position. However the get_posts ...
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Displaying randomly created meta values in wysiwig editor

I have already asked this question on stack overflow but I'm asking it once again here because i haven't found a solution to it yet. I am creating custom meta info for a post that will have null ...
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Changing a field value on submit using a PHP variable

Preface: Ok, I know people are going to tell me "use JavaScript" To you people I'll say "No! I don't want to!" but I have a valid reason: Problem overview: I have a plugin which ...
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When using Tribe Events Calendar, querying for a specific event category returns nothing

I'm still new to wordpress and I'm trying to write a plugin but for some reason this code is producing nothing. Why? I am completely stumped. I have followed the examples here to a tee. <?php ...
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How could I change my Permalink from blog to custom structure? [on hold]

When I install multi wordpress site I have a problem that my default site permalink goes to http://site.myurl.com/blog/post-name/ I want to change it so that it goes to a custom link like this: ...
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Dynamically generate child-URLs for posts or custom posts

How can I have a post (or custom post) with a definite URL: www.test.com/category/post-name and a child-URL referring to a specific section of that post www.test.com/category/post-name/sub-url ...
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Single template for posts outside of WordPress

I could really do with some help. I have a site that is currently flat HTML with a flat news section, I am turning the site in to PHP and integrating WordPress into just the news section, not the ...
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Custom Post Type URL Rewriting

I would like to add parameter to custom post type posts So I need to do my url like that. http://www.mywebsite.com/mycpt-slug/post-slug/myparameter I found this solution but here it's work with post ...
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Conditionally exclude post from specific category on home page sidebar?

I want to exclude posts from one category. These posts should not show in the sidebar on the homepage only when I explicitly don't want that particular posts to show. In all other cases these posts ...
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Why does rewrite rule work for page not for custom post type post?

Update: I read that a custom rewrite rule might be overridden and drop any parameter variables, when the custom rewrite rule is used on a child/parent page/post. The post my custom rewrite rule is ...
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How to Add Text Below Products on Store Page? [closed]

Here's a screenshot of the page: http://i.imgur.com/zfQTeit.jpg I need to add text below the products for coupon information. Does anyone know how to do this? All text I add ends up above the images. ...
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Wordpress removing <p> tags?

I'd already come across a case where Wordpress added <p> tags. However now I'm dealing with the opposite situation. When I add [] shortcodes inside <p> tags WordPress automatically removes ...
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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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How to display by default only published posts/pages in the admin area?

As it is, WordPress displays by default all the pages/posts in the pages/posts list in the admin area, no matter what their publishing status is. I have a lot of drafts, but usually I'm much more ...
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how do I display individual posts in the featured area

Hi I am new to theme development and am building a wordpress featured area that looks kinda like the verge/ polygon etc... The problem is that individual posts have different colour blocks and their ...
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how to chang preview of list of articles of one category?

I have downloaded wp tempalte demo where I have articles dive into different categories. Each category has its own button in main menu. When I click to show the category, list of its articles are show ...
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add_rewrite_rule and template redirect not working

I have the following pairs: add_rewrite_rule('^questions/ask/?','index.php?pagename=ask','top'); if(is_page('ask')){ $tname = 'add-question.php'; ...
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Get featured image on hover of post title [closed]

I need to get respective featured image on hovering of post title is there any plugin to achieve this I tried geting this by using Js and CSS but failed to achieve.Searched through Googe and WSE too ...
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How to render custom fields types that are available in custom fileds

I have a custom post type News created by custom post type plugins and i have added some fields like text, textarea, image, file, wisyywig editor etc using admin panel. now my problem is : i have a ...
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Category dropdown appears on the selection of post from the post dropdown [closed]

I am using gravity forms to create a form in which I want to make two drop downs. posts categories If the post is selected from the dropdown the category to which it is assigned should ...
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Category to populate dynamically [closed]

Desperately need help for a snippet. I have already included the list of posts as a dropdown list. I just want a way to get the category to which the post has been assigned populate dynamically. I ...
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Connection lost. Saving has been disabled… (Updating Posts/Pages)

I've been developing for Wordpress for a few years now without any trouble on an old XP/WAMP development server (v1.7.4) but recently have been getting the error "Connection lost. Saving has been ...
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Synchronize post (custom) across multisite?

I have a multisite web, created due to multi-language environment. Each web symbolizes the country, language, currency and pricing policy. But I need to do to when a user adds a new custom post ...
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Youtube videos not playing on my site on mobile [closed]

I have my own youtube channel and videos, and I embed them into my posts but iOS users can't play them. Any ideas?
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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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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 ...