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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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Can I query another data table on a multisite with the single.php template?

Here's a quote from a thread on this forum showing exactly what I'm trying to do: blog 1 gets = wp_post table blog 2 gets = wp_2_post table Small multisite setup, two very different sites, both ...
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Using AJAX and PHP to load next post object

After looking through the jQuery documentation and many stackexchange community forums, I am still faced with this problem. Taking little bits from here and there have helped me get this far, but I ...
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Display post from specific date

How do I display posts by a specific date? If it is 15 July today, it'll display posts from about two or three days ago, like the 12th of July's posts. And tomorrow it'll display the 13th of July's ...
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Can I set and show “important” post in my blog?

I have the following doubt related to the WordPress posts showed in the home page. I know that in the home page I can show the latest published posts. But can I also show (before the latest posts) a ...
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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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Published posts counter [closed]

I'd like to have statistics for the website. Is there is any snippet to allow WP admin in Dashboard to monitor how many posts published daily or monthly by other users ?
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allow new users to post an article before they sign up [closed]

I am new to wordpress development but I can get it done if I am guided on the right direction. I have allowed subscribers to post articles on my site.Now I am trying to allow them to post BEFORE they ...
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How can I Protect my Q/A site from Unexpected /Spam Post? [closed]

I have a Bengali Q/A site which is created in WordPress. Recently I am getting unexpected post to my site from different users in english which are not any question or answer, just some junk content. ...
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Automatically create a loop for post ID

I am having trouble generating a loop for my post. The JS calls the slide_ID which then needs to display each slide-ID in numeric order for it to work. Example for slide-1 to scroll to its next slide ...
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Conditional css for custom post type

I'm using a wordpress theme which uses custom post types for portfolio items and "sets" to categorize them. When I hover over a "set" to edit, it reveals this at the bottom of the browser: ...
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How to assign different theme for older posts in wordpress?

How do I assign different theme for new posts and older posts. For Example: I want to have different theme for posts older then June 2014, and another theme for new post after June. Thanks in ...
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Latest comment post should be the first post in the blog

If someone put a comment to post, that post should be the first post of blog. ( Forums works like this). I don't want to use forum plugin also. I need only, when a user submit a comment, that post ...
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Can I divide the pages into categories?

I wanto know if I can divide the pages into categories? Going into the Wp administration panel I can see that I can create some categories for the posts but it seems to me that I can't do it for the ...
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Get All post that is in table

I have table that save in it the user id and post id. Now in some page i need to show all post for user_id (1) for example. how can i display all post that user_id is 1
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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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Custom Post Type used for FAQs Accordion

OK, so I asked this earlier and no one had any answer for me. I have a CPT for FAQs. FAQs are separated into 'categories.' I need the name of the 'category' then a every post within that 'category.' ...
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Custom WP_Query not working correctly

OK, So I have created a custom WP_Query that gets the post_type post and outputs it as a styled list. It works well and outputs the styled list but then underneath it displays all the posts again but ...
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Different number of posts per row in grid layout

Is there a way to return different number of posts per row in grid layout based on the post size retrieved from a custom field? For example: | Large post | | Medium ...
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WordPress Search

I'm trying to write a search feature on a website of mine, and it seems like it's not pulling in any of the pages, only posts. Below is the code. Search Form: <form role="search" ...
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Run Jquery Script after delete post in front end

I have a list of posts on a page on the front end. With each post I have created a delete button with get_delete_post_link. This works fine but I now need to execute some jQuery after the post is ...
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Cron job not firing

I'm having this problem where cron jobs doens't seem to post delayed posts.. I'm using this cron job wget -O /dev/null http://domain.com/wp-cron.php?doing_wp_cron Am i doing something wrong?
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Remove arrows from previous and next link

In the wordpress theme I am developing I inserted some code to display links to the previous and next posts which appears at the bottom of each post. The code looks like this.. <?php ...
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How to create content automatically when a post is published?

Goal: Ability to automatically create content in WordPress posts/pages. Goal Details: When a post is created/published, it will automatically create or configure content based on the base data inputs ...
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Echo the number of posts being displayed

I had this code working as I needed it to...but now I need to add a post count where the "____" is, beside "posters", so I can manipulate the css depending on how many posters are showing, for ...
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Featured Images link to post parent

I want to reuse featured images for new posts. So a single featured image from the media library is attached to more than one post. When i use post_parent ); ?> on the attachment page to go back to ...
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Change the background of each post according to the category

I am using the Hueman Theme. What I want to do is that the background of all the posts should change according to the category of the post. Please suggest something
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Tell WP to use a specific template file in posts

I've searched everywhere and tried a couple plugins with no success. I'm using WP 3.9.1. I have to create different ways to show my posts. If they are "standard" they use the single-post.php. That's ...
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How to change the structure of an image attachment in a post?

I'm trying to solve a problem with the attached images in a post. Somehow the structure is not working right on a theme i'm using. Instead of showing a div with the class "wp_attachment" is just a h6 ...
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Custom WordPress Bootstrap Carousel issue

Hi I have been working on a carousel to display four posts inside a "slide", here is the code: <div id="blogslide" class="carousel slide carousel-sync" data-ride="carousel" > <div ...
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Wordpress - Update all existing posts at once

Is there a way to cycle through all existing, published posts on a WP site, that will replicate pushing the "update" button on every post one by one? This would be a one time event. I have a site with ...
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Make Post Editor Select Number of Columns To 1 By Default

I want to make the Number of Columns in screen options for a custom post type is selected to 1 by default, instead of 2, which means full screen. How this can be done?
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creating files for displaying different custom post type posts with paging

I have the following post types: Post - wordpress built in Documents - custom post type Videos - custom post type I am very new to wordpress and I do not understand the template structure. I am ...
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no posts or pages showing on mirror domain

alright this is a tricky one bear with me a while back i developed a site for someone and he just pointed his DNS nameservers to my host which is dreamhost. later he decided to change the DNS back, ...
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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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Get post related to particular meta box? [closed]

I have created few metaboxes and i would like to show the post related to that particular metabox value. Just like we get the post related to tags or categories.
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Insert data from custom created php page to wp_postmeta table

Hi i am working wordpress site here i have created one custom page in bellow directory /home/planmyme/public_html/php/ with the name response.php. on this page i am getting some value that value i ...
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Can I save part of the post in an external file and join it on the fly to avoid redundancy in the wp_posts table?

To start with, I apologise if this is a double, which I believe is the case, but searching for similar posts is not easy. In my blog, I will have a lot of posts(more than 1000 at one stage) where the ...
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How to set post status to draft when theme membership expires

First post here and I'm not really a coder but have some understanding - I need to do the following in a directory theme that has a custom membership package as part of the theme. Its Atlas theme. The ...
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Display posts of specific category term

I'm using this code to first display each category term as headlines and then display a post which is assigned each category term under the headline. If I create a custom taxonomy it works as ...
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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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Is there a way to order posts and custom post types as one group?

I have tried several plugins which seem to purport to do this (like this one), but they either don't or are very poor in their implementation and cause problems (the one linked seems to randomly ...
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WordPress is creating a lot of draft posts

My WordPress install (with the following plugins) randomly creates Draft posts whenever I load the posts page. Is there a way to find out which plugin is doing this (aside from deactivating)? Has ...
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How to add an admin notice upon post save/update

I have a post type the uses post_save to take the address from the post-meta and retrieve the lat/lng coordinates from the Google API. I need a way of notifying the user if there was an issue with ...
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Post relationship with custom excerpts for each related post

I'm building a recommendations site, where people can recommend other posts and give their opinion (a short text) on that post. So in the admin, I want to include, on the "Post Edit" screen, an ...
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Create a list of posts with topic headdings

I would like to use a custom field "topic" to order Wordpress posts. This seems quite doable using 'orderby' => 'meta_value', 'meta_key' => 'topic' But I would also like to have a title of ...
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Grab next post title in archive page

I am using a custom query on a page to display single posts from a specific category, one post per page. Here is my current query: $results = new WP_Query( array( 'post_type' => 'post', ...
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Display a post count from a custom metabox selection

I was wondering if this is possible. I have a custom post type call projects that displays a metabox with drop down menu. In that drop down menu I have a few choices listed, draft, open, pending, ...
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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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How to show related posts by category or custom post type?

I'm looking for the best way to go about creating, probably, custom post type where you can filter in the categories related to that custom post type in the sidebar. Here is the website I'm working ...