Posts are the core of WordPress. They store content, are categorized, and are expansible with meta. Posts are grouped by post type, and within their post type by taxonomy (though a taxonomy can span more than one post type).

learn more… | top users | synonyms (2)

1
vote
1answer
339 views

Set Expiration Date of a Post from the Frontend with wp_insert_post

i try to build a form that users posts from frontend, everything works fine but i need to know if it's possible, if i play with the 'post_date' => date('Y-m-d H:i:s')? if i add a hidden field that ...
2
votes
2answers
8k views

How to add a custom button to the tinyMCE toolbar?

I want to add a custom button to the tinyMCE toolbar in the 'Add New Post' screen which when clicked, will insert text into the new post. I have tried using this code (from ...
0
votes
1answer
1k views

multicheck box for post metabox

Hi guys I have a headache on this I make a multicheck with this tutorial wpshout.com/create-an-in-post-theme-options-meta-box-in-wordpress/ the problem is it doesn't save all checked value and it ...
2
votes
4answers
208 views

Multiple information using custom post type

I made a new custom type, it's working fine. My question is: If i want to add in a single post that custom-type with different informations for about x times...how should I do this? Example: Let's ...
4
votes
4answers
1k views

order posts by date like craigslist

the image is worth a thousand words. take a look at it. you know how craigslist has posts organized by date ..ex Tue 3 post links for tuesday Wed 4 post links for wed Thurs 5 post links for ...
0
votes
1answer
229 views

Specifying # of Posts per page using inline post plugin (:

I am working on a website for my school. I downloaded the inline post plugin. This plug-in allows you to make posts on multiple pages throughout the site. However, I am having trouble displaying a ...
0
votes
2answers
555 views

How to embed form data within the 'Add new post'

I want users to be able to use a car template in new posts. The template will include items such as a photograph of a car, make, model, number of doors, colour of car, etc. Users will not want to use ...
1
vote
1answer
185 views

Making pages also serve as taxonomies? Or give full pages to taxonomies?

I run a video game news blog. When my staff writes a news article or a review, I would like them to be able to "assign" that post to a game (if applicable), so then I could have the single.php ...
3
votes
2answers
2k views

Getting post-thumbnails from another WP site

I have two WordPress installations, one at http://inversekarma.in and the other at http://inversekarma.in/photos. The latter is a photoblog, and its theme uses the standard WP post thumbnails (EDIT: ...
0
votes
2answers
1k views

WordPress : using AJAX to get posts & Sidebar Content to an external application

Hello friends I am trying to get my wordpress posts to display in a non- wordpress application. Currently I am getting them by using the following method. My wordPress page is something like this: ...
3
votes
2answers
5k views

Front-End Post Submission

I am trying to add a form where users can submit post from front-end. I am Following this tutorial: http:// wpshout.com/wordpress-submit-posts-from-frontend/ What I am doing is adding this code to ...
0
votes
1answer
323 views

Crossposting from WP to Blogger with comments

I know that there is a way to crosspost from WP to Blogger but I am curious if there is a way to essentially mirror WP blog on Blogger completely, in other words crosspost both posts and comments?
0
votes
2answers
350 views

Copying post thumbnail to custom field

I've just moved to another theme, and it uses the custom field bigimage for associating an image with a post, instead of using WordPress's post thumbnails. How do I copy the URLs of all existing ...
0
votes
2answers
85 views

Summary of Posts by an User

i have a buddypress blog at http://thelazy.info . When I click on a user his buddypress profile opens up. Can there be a summary of his posts in his buddy profile or directly that opening up when user ...
1
vote
1answer
637 views

How to add a custom-post-type post within another custom-post-type post edit screen using AJAX?

I've got two custom post types: CD and Track. Each of them has got some metadata associated with them. What I'm trying to do is to add Track posts to a CD post when the CD post is being edited. On ...
1
vote
1answer
88 views

Get the most repeated post contents from a search?

In my site the posts content is always the name of a school, so if I search for Chicago I get a lot of posts with different schools as content. What I want to do is to get the Schools with the most ...
0
votes
1answer
177 views

Summary and Comments on Main landing Page

I am having a wordpress blog at http://thelazy.info/ . By default, only one post is displayed on the page. I want to increase the default content on the main page to 5-10 posts with a small ting of ...
0
votes
2answers
265 views

Permalink structure and dedicated comment pages

I want to edit my permalink structure so that individual post URLs are structured like this...blog.com/p1, blog.com/p2, blog.com/p523, etc I also want to edit my permalink structure so that comment ...
3
votes
1answer
646 views

the_author() returns empty string

I have created a page template for the front page of a site I am building using WordPress. I am displaying the 3 latest posts on this page and all works fine except for the display of the author of ...
2
votes
1answer
167 views

Syndicated Posts when Updated Lose <p> HTML tags

When I have a syndicated post and then make an update to the syndicated copy (not original) it shows up in my blog as one long run-on paragraph. Nothing happens to the Visual or HTML data in that ...
1
vote
1answer
831 views

post to subcategory and parent in wp_insert_post

this code works fine. the problem i have is that when i submit it only checks the parent category not the subcategory even though i specified both a parent and a subcategory. please. what am i doing ...
2
votes
2answers
420 views

Relative Time On Posts

I am looking for a way that I could add some code to my wordpress template to display the time of a post in relative terms. So if, for example, I posted something 5 minutes ago it would say something ...
2
votes
1answer
883 views

show posts names and links in the sidebar list as categories child

i'm using this plugin to show an exapandable/collapsible widget-menu in my sidebar. http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/folding-category-widget it works very well! the question, not directly ...
1
vote
4answers
2k views

Show 'Read more' in rss feed

How can I show 'Read more' links in rss feed instead of showing excerpt? The settings in reading only allow to choose between full content and excerpt.
2
votes
1answer
234 views

Tag link suggestion plugin

Every time I write a post I make sure I add links to words that I have tags for. For example: "The economy of Brazil has improved in the last few years". This ensures that when people re-post my ...
0
votes
1answer
171 views

A sports wordpress website

Hello wordpressers Is there a way of joining custom post types? One custom post type for players and another custom post type for results? What i'm trying to do is use some post from the custom ...
1
vote
3answers
271 views

Visual / HTML tabs vanished on editor

The Visual / HTML tabs have vanished on the editor on posts and pages. I'm not sure when this happened, but I've tried deactivating my plugins with no joy. Any ideas? Thanks, Lucy
1
vote
1answer
136 views

Server-side sorting of posts

I have seen on some websites that you can sort posts server-side by passing in some queries like so: domain.com/?sort=date or domain.com/?sort=name How would I do this with WordPress posts on a page? ...
0
votes
1answer
2k views

simple wp_insert_post example

i've spent way too much time trying to use the wp_insert_post() function a <form> and i do not know why it is not working. // Create post object $my_post = array( 'post_title' => 'My ...
2
votes
1answer
1k views

WP_Query with the “offset” argument

I'm making a custom query for posts using something like: $p = new WP_Query(); $p->query(array('offset' => 30, 'posts_per_page' => 10)); If I have 36 posts on the entire blog, ...
0
votes
1answer
125 views

What do these phpMyAdmin errors mean on my WordPress databaes?

I'm getting 3 very similar phpMyAdmin errors on one of my WordPress databases. More than one INDEX key was created for column `comment_approved` More than one FULLTEXT key was created for column ...
2
votes
3answers
2k views

get next next post in single.php

I really need your help. in my single.php I had to get the next post in the same category (which i already have by: $in_same_cat = true; $excluded_categories = ''; $previous = false; $next_post ...
0
votes
1answer
344 views

How to replace “Password Protected” text with icon in Admin

In Wordpress, whenever a post is password protected the backend admin area appends the text in bold "- Password protected" after the post title. What I am looking for is a way to remove this text and ...
1
vote
1answer
904 views

Showing Thumbnail from Previous and Next Posts

Is there a simple way to use the post thumbnail when calling previous_post_link() and next_post_link()?
3
votes
1answer
3k views

Can I load posts via Ajax?

I would like to make a portfolio page where each entry (a post) would be fetched using Ajax. This way I would have an image gallery, but in which I not only would have images but also the ...
1
vote
1answer
2k views

Is there plugin to show recent posts from one website in the widget area of another?

I would like to take the titles of recent posts or content related posts from one website and display them in the widget area of another website. I'm sure there must be a way to do this, perhaps some ...
3
votes
3answers
1k views

Modifying admin sidebar contents to show pending posts indicator

Hey, I've been trying to get a pending count to appear on the admin sidebar, for pending posts, like the little bubble that appears for pending comments: Offtopic: Am I the only one that thinks ...
2
votes
1answer
291 views

Want to have the Post editor remembering the last editing position

As you probably know the WordPress theme editor remembers its last editing position, but I want my post editor to do the same (it jumps to the top if you save a post/page).... Any tips/hacks how to ...
4
votes
1answer
804 views

Highlight a Featured Post?

I would like to "highlight" a featured post above all other posts with a special indicator. Is there a feature in WordPress that will do this or do I need to install a third party plug-in? I am ...
1
vote
2answers
2k views

How can I pass $post object to 'save_post' add_action?

I have several functions that are called from inside a save_post function. However, all of the functions that use the $post object are returning incorrect values because it appears that the default ...
1
vote
2answers
2k views

Adding Plugin-specific Fields with wp_insert_post()?

(Moderator's note: The original title was "wp_insert_post() and plugins") I use wp_insert_post() like this: $my_post = array( 'post_title' => 'title', 'post_content' => $post, ...
1
vote
1answer
768 views

Retrieving and Storing Images Linked from Other Domains on Local Server?

(Moderator's note: The original title was "Copy and Paste picture in post without linking to original") When I copy and paste a picture from another editor window it appears nicely but it links to ...
1
vote
2answers
290 views

What is the Better way to manage posts in Wordpress?

I am looking for a plugin or a "tool" that would mod the administration interface and would allow me to mass edit the posts. Currently the posts are paginated by 20 post per page, if i have to turn ...
3
votes
2answers
2k views

Auto-post to multiple sites like Posterous? [closed]

I'd like to be able to autopost from my wordpress site (private wordpress.org, not on wordpress.com) to multiple sites with one plugin/hack from within wordpress. I'd like my posts to be able to be ...
2
votes
1answer
834 views

How to insert current date/time in the content of a post?

I'm making a list of suggestion here. I need to insert current date/time for each of my suggestions - they are added accumulatively. If you have any idea on doing that, please share.
1
vote
2answers
676 views

How to support custom templates on a custom post type?

I'm stucked at some point developing my theme. I created a custom posts types to support an image gallery. So far, it's working great (have a look on 'galeria' on psaikali.com). I registered this ...
2
votes
1answer
561 views

blog posts sorting doesnt work while using get_query_var

I'm trying to show the latest posts using the get_query_var function. The function filters the posts according to their category. When I'm displaying the posts on the page they appear unsorted ...
1
vote
2answers
994 views

Custom Taxonomies Incorrectly Counting Revisions?

(Moderator's note: The original title was "The count of my custom taxonomy is incorrect; it's counting revisions") Has anybody run into this before? I've added two custom taxonomies, and the count ...
2
votes
2answers
1k views

wp_insert_post let users post to without login…broke

this question has been answered on stackoverflow. here is a link http://stackoverflow.com/questions/4321914/wp-insert-post-with-a-form/4321975#4321975 i'm trying to let users post to my site by using ...
3
votes
3answers
3k views

get_children() Not Working with orderby Parameter

I am trying to use the orderby parameter in the get_children function as below: $navigation = get_children(array( 'post_parent' => $parent->ID, 'orderby' => 'menu_order' )); But it is ...