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automatically create taxonomy with same name as post title

I have a custom post type called "Country Story". The title of which will be the name of the country. I want Wordpress to automatically create a new taxonomy called "country" of the same name, i.e. a ...
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Remove All, Published and Trashed Post Views in Custom Post Type

I want to remove the below text links in Edit Post screen: All (8) | Published (5) | Draft (1) | Pending (2) | Trash (2) After searching, i found that this can be done by this code here, but sadly ...
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Front end post or photo or both

I need a help in correcting my code that can front end post or attach image or post&attach image ;) Now I can send a 'post' and 'post with photo' but can't send just a photo, How can I do that? ...
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Add tag to post api wordpress

I have been googling around but could not find the "add tag to post" api/codex. Does anyone know what it is ? Also, the "delete tag from post". Thanks.
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How Do I Use The Wordpress Plugin Posts 2 Posts by Scribu?

I have a Wordpress site that relies on relationships quite heavily. It's a record label website where artists can be related to tours, reviews, album releases and store items throughout the site. I ...
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Category checkbox list tree changes when editing a post

I'm setting up the categories for my website and I have them like so: That's it, I have children of the same name but they are not interchangeable. If that bugs you just think that they have ...
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Getting the Next and Previous Posts Titles in the Sidebar?

Let's assume that I have the following posts with the following titles: PostA (is assigned to the 'category 1') PostX (category 2) PostB (category 1) PostC (category 1) PostD (category 1) PostY ...
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Query posts distinct authors

I am trying to get post from a category ordered random, but making sure that the author does not repeat itself. So I have this query which works as intended, but there is the chance that the author ...
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Get names of authors who have edited a post

How can I call the usernames of people that have edited a post? I know I can use get_the_modified_time to display the time the post was last modified, is the same possible with the list of users that ...
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Restrict custom post type to only site administrator role

How can I remove this custom post type from being shown in the dashboard for non admin users? /* Add Websites Custom Post Type */ add_action( 'init', 'create_website_type' ); function ...
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How to get all posts related to particular category name?

I am developing one project and in this project i have to display all the posts related to particular category name. I have searched a lot but i haven't got any idea to implement this. How can i do ...
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Permanently remove first image from posts

I have around 2,500+ posts on my site where I've inserted images using the traditional method into the post content itself. In upgrading to a different theme, the single post page now displays the ...
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add action only on post publish - not update

I have action which adds meta field with value on post publish. Problem is that when I update post meta field is reset to default value. I already tried 'new_to_publish' instead of 'publish_post' ...
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How to display links in specific page

I have following links in content.php and i want to display in specific page with condition. Any ideas or suggestions? Thanks. Home Director’s speech Projects ...
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Pull posts from another wordpress install on same server

I've searched already and couldn't find anything tailored to my specific problem, apologies if it has already been asked though. I have a public Wordpress install and a members only one on a ...
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Get the author of the latest revision

I would like to display the author (username) of the latest revision of a post from inside the loop. I tried get_the_author(), which echoes the username and $post->post_author(), which returns the ...
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How do I change the gallery that is inserted in the post?

When I insert a gallery to a blog post using the [gallery] shortcode or simply the insert media button I get a default structured gallery in my blog through the_content(); However the gallery comes ...
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HTML code in Custom field

I'm using a custom field to display images in a slider on each post, but when I update the post after having entered the HTML code in the custom field, the code disappears. I'm assuming that there is ...
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Setting Custom Sort Order of Posts within a Category

I've got this category setup that includes several posts. By design it's not a blog, but a staff listing. Currently all of the staff members have their own posts with the category. I'd like to be able ...
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How to get a nofication when post submitted

I was wondering is there a way to send the admin a notification (email or otherwise) whenever a user submits a post. Currently, I have to log into the admin section to see if there was anything ...
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Template file for static posts page does not get loaded?

I have this inside my posts page (set in the admin panel: Posts Page: Blog): blog.php <?php /** * Template Name: Blog * @package WordPress * @subpackage Prominent * ...
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Single Post Navigation Within Each Category

I have about 10 different category posts etc. As you know, withing each category there is the next and previous navigation to toggle between posts. When you reach the Last post in a category, the ...
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Grid layout “last” class to every third item

Seems like a trivial problem but I can't get it to work. I need to add class="last" to every third post. Here is my code: <?php $count = 0; $my_query = new ...
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Allowing a user to write a post from another website?

The idea here is to have a site (any site) which somehow has the user's WordPress user-name and login (maybe as part of a sister site) to allow him to write a post on his own blog. The idea I have now ...
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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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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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Posts for next month

How would one get posts that are set to 'future' to display in a loop? I am trying to figure out how to get posts that are in the future months. So if we are in April I want to display posts for May. ...
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Change default screen option value for posts per page

I want to change the default screen option value for posts per page in the wp-admin area when listing posts in pending mode. The default value is set to 20. Changing the value directly in the Screen ...
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Specify number of posts in my 'tax_query'

I'm showing posts of the term 'football' belonging to the taxonomy 'section', and everything works perfectly but Where can I specify the number of posts I want to show? just like this: 'showposts' ...
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Problem excluding category from get_next_post

I have a custom post type called "exhibitions" that uses the native "category" taxonomy. I have three categories: Current, Past, and Featured. Posts get marked either Current or Past and some are also ...
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Only display a certain number of posts, dependent on how many posts there are available in a query

I am trying to write some code for a slider of posts, at the moment my code involves two WP_Querys, one inside the other, but I can't help feeling there may be a more efficient way of doing what I'm ...
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951 views

Divide Post content into separate divs for every 500 characters (or any other character counts)

What is the best method for intercepting the_content of a post (for a single post page) and dividing the_content into sections of 500 characters (or any other number of characters), and then ...
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how to hide specific post from google search

I have a wordpress blog set up on my site, example "blog.domain1.com". I have several categories and write posts under each category. I have one specific category that I don't want google search to ...
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is there a better way of combining this?

Hoping someone can point me in the direction of writing this in a more succinct way. I'm working on my website, and want to display a total of 5 posts from the category 'general wonderings'. The ...
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Display all posts from specific categories on a page

I want to display all posts from specific categories on a single page. Therefore I edited the page.php file in my theme folder. I added an 'if-clause' to check which page currently being displayed and ...
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Limit the word count in the post title

Is there a way to limit the word count of the post title? I searched over the internet but found nothing. All I know is, only the content of the post can be limited or excerpted.
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Show posts in category x and y from the 6th most recent post onwards

I'm struggling with the query for this in WordPress to display posts in a category from the 6th most recent onwards. Basically, I have a top 5 posts section at the top of a category for featured ...
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Show a list of recently viewed posts to a user

I have a lot of video posts on my site and I'm looking to show the user a list of posts they've recently viewed. I'm guessing the best route is to just add the post id to an array in their usermeta ...
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Change slug with custom field

I want to change the slug of a post with a custom field. In example, if the custom field is "keyword" my post link will become: mysite.com/keyword. If the custom field is empty, i want to generate a ...
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Getting the post_id in wp_ajax function

I wrote a custom AJAX function in which I have assigned a post type to be a child of another post type. In one function I am looping through those child posts, and I want to update the database to ...
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Custom Blog Post Page

I found this example here of creating a custom blog post page: http://www.wpbeginner.com/wp-themes/how-to-create-a-custom-homepage-in-wordpress/ 1) I created a blog page under Pages > Add New 2) ...
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Is There A WordPress Plugin That Produces PDFs of Posts Locally?

Most of the WordPress PDF plugins out there use services like Joliprint and Print Friendly to convert posts to PDFs. Is there a plugin that does this locally utilizing the power of PHP (and/or ...
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How do I write this SQL statement for Posts written in last 24 hours?

Someone gave me this SQL code to count the number of posts (of post_type 'mixtapes') in the last 7 days. I tried to convert it to 'in the last 24 hours' as well, but it's giving the wrong number. ...
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Comments are assigned to wrong or related post

This issue is driving me nuts since weeks :(( Please help me. The comments are assigned to related posts and are visible on other posts also. For ex. The page redirects to post "Sports" when I post ...
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Wordpress Delete hook with wp_delete_post function?

I have this action/hook: add_action( 'before_delete_post', 'my_delete_function' ); function my_delete_function($post_id) { global $wpdb; $achievement = get_the_category($post_id); $h = ...
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Verify if tag is used on posts

I'm using site tags for a glossary. I would like to display a link to the tagged page if the tag exists, otherwise just display the tag title. Is there a check which would allow me to determine if the ...
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Delete Post Link to delete post, its meta and attachments

I used // Delete Post Link function wp_delete_post_link($link = 'Delete This', $before = '', $after = '', $title="Move this item to the Trash", $cssClass="") { global $post; if ( ...
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How to change post to page

If I have to change a number of posts to pages, does this require anything more complex that setting the post-type to page on the table wp_posts? Do any other settings need to be changed. Is it ...
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[Plugin: Posts 2 Posts] Changing display order of connections

Can I change the order in which connections are displayed ? If I create say three connections and then display them at the bottom of my article, I will get them in reverse order. How can I change ...
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“more” tag doesn't appear when browsing category achives or search

Almost finished my website, but ran into one problem: When you view the archive of a category or do a search, the "more" (or "continue reading") link/ tag doesn't appear. It words fine on the ...