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How can you display all sibling categories to a post?

I would like to achieve a list of sibling categories to the deepest level category (4 or 5 levels deep) of my posts, for example: Post about South Sudan (breadcrumbs = World, Africa, East Africa, ...
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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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Listing Specific Categories from Current Post with Depth

I've been on this for sometime and been having a ton of issues to find a proper way to do what I'm trying to achieve. An Example would be as follows: I have a featured Image with a rollover and I ...
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how can I set the post author of a post I just created with php?

I'm using php to dynamically create a custom post, and I need the author to be someone other than the logged in user. I found this ...
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Detect DOM Changes in Custom Metabox

I have a scenario where I use a custom metabox that contains two tables. One table contains a select list which a user can then add details about the selection. When complete, they click a button to ...
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Get Next / Prev 3 Posts in Relation to Current Post

I have 7 posts, like this: 1 2 3 4 - this is the current post 5 6 7 As noted, number four is the current post being displayed. I need to create a query that will allow me to display the previous 3 ...
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How to add custom content (text/image) at start of content (IN content ie the same line)

I would like to add some text or image at the start of each post (in a given post layout). I have found numerous ways to implement this before the content starts ie atop the content (of course, I ...
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Deleted empty posts - menu gone

I just discovered that my site had a lot of posts with no title and content. I thought it was empty posts I had created when misclicking on create post instead of create page, so I sent them to trash. ...
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Change label of title field for posts in the backend

I am trying to add some HTML to the title label in the backend of WordPress. Attempt 1: I am using the following (simplified) function: function change_post_titles() { global $post, $title, ...
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Get post attached in sequence

I'm trying to do a reader, that will take images that are attached to the post.Kinda like a comic book reader, which has a button to the next image. However only saw snippets that show to catch the ...
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How can I fix a slow redirect after form submit from frontend (no plugin)?

Below is the code I'm using for my short-coded form and to add the post. Here's a basic overview of the problem I'm trying to remedy: -This form is displayed on the page at /addmember/ -On this ...
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Showing all data when no metadatafilter is active

I'm trying to understand how metadatafilters work. I've come quite far I think, but Right now I have a final problem. If a metadatafilter is selected, my page shows results fine, but I really want ...
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Making a frontend posting form with file upload

I've spent the last few hours searching and trying different ideas to no avail, so I thought I might ask for a bit of help. I'm wanting to make a form that allows registered users to post from the ...
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How to compare two posts including their meta fields on a scalable base?

I have set up a wordpress in a way that posts can be cloned and be altered by a different author. whenever this is the case, i want the administrator to be notified via an additional tab in the ...
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Load posts into sidebar and paginate via ajax?

Is it possible to paginate, or load the next / previous posts in the sidebar without messing with the entire page pagination? Such as AJAX? Right now I'm querying custom post type posts to load the ...
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Blog styling in SASS

Every so often I get a request like this: "Build a site using WordPress as the CMS [easy...]. Oh and we'll have a standard looking blog thrown in. No need to worry about styling, the default look ...
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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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Displaying the category name of a custom post type

So I have a custom query, in which I'm displaying some results posts of a custom post type called "staff". This custom post type is linked to a custom taxonomy called "department". I am able to ...
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Auto insert More tags in all posts

I have a theme for my mobile site that requires the <!--more--> tag in my posts for it to display an excerpt of my post's content. I've got over 2000 posts already, and its going to take ...
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Possible to display X number of authors posts from another WordPress site?

Okay, I'm in a bit of a situation here and I'm trying to determine if there's an easy solution to this. The site in question is http://devwww.interfacett.com. That is the main dev site (a WordPress ...
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Get current category id from post page wordpress

I have a problem to get category id of current post. We are using <?php get_the_category( $id ) ?> for finding out category of current post. If a post like 'demo' has 2 category like cat1 and ...
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AJAX fileupload - TypeError: not a function ajaxSubmit()

I have a plugin that works as a standard POST but not as an AJAX POST request. I am getting a not a function error in Firebug with this function: TypeError: jQuery(...).ajaxSubmit is not a function ...
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Limit amount of pages shown in pagination within wp_query

I've got a query that looks like this: $args = array ( 'post_type' => $postType, 'paged' => $paged, 'pagination' => true, ...
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Slider for loop elements

I've created boxes which take the content based on Advanced Custom Fields from a post in a loop. Live example here at the bottom: http://solutionsmvo.nazwa.pl/memoria/ I want those boxes to be in a ...
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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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Using radio button meta data from a custom meta box

Very new to attempting PHP and am hacking together my first plugin using tutorials.. I have a custom meta box with a Yes/No radio button on all WordPress pages (in the editor). EDIT- I removed the ...
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is_archive() not working on selected “Posts page”

I selected a page called "Actualités" in Dashboard > Settings > Reading > Posts page. Wordpress does not use archive.php when I load this page, but index.php. So I try to use is_archive() ...
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Can't create posts with WP DB Abstraction Plugin

I have a WordPress site moved to Azure web site + Azure SQL using database abstraction plugin After that migration I'm not able to create new posts. When I click Save Draft it redirects me to the ...
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Only display sticky post or latest post in custom loop

I'm new to Wordpress and PHP and I've been battling with this for a while now. What I have for the moment is 2 loops. I want to first loop to only ever show 1 post: either a sticky post, or the ...
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How to allow logged in users to post anonymously

I've been searching and searching for a while now to see if there's a way to allow people who are logged into my BuddyPress site to make a post on the activity section as "anonymous" or as their ...
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Archive Page for Custom Post Type is not Working

I have registered a custom post type "tutorials" with the following snippet. <?php /* Template Name: Tutorial Archive */ get_header(); ?> <div id="content"> <div ...
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Preview Post output showing up incorrectly

I'm trying to display a post by the ID to basically show it as a Preview post. I found this post: Get wordpress post content by post id So I updated my code like this: echo ...
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Is there a action hook for the “Empty Trash” button?

I would like to run a function when the user clicks the "Empty Trash" button for posts. Something like: add_action('empty_trash','myFunction'); function myFunction(){ // My code }
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set s3 image as a featured image in wordpress post while posting the post programatically from an external source

I am pretty much new to wordpress. My requirement is that i need to make a post from an external source using ajax to wordpress site. The post data merely contain "posttitle,description,etc..." and an ...
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Random Category with Recent Post Title and Thumbnail

This code below works perfect to pull the title of five random categories, the issue is for each random category I want the latest post title and thumbnail but where and how do I add the post query? ...
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Theme Unit testing not importing on MAMP server - Fatal error: Maximum execution time of 60 seconds exceeded

I imported the theme unit xml file with the wordpress importer. But all of the data is imported as pages. I am following an online tutorial to build a wordpress framework and I believe the data ...
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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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How to get correct page info , post type/taxonomy/category/custom post type?

Ok I feel like I am mixing apples and oranges here. Yes I am fairly new to WP and the concept of pages/tax/post/custom post types etc is blurry to me. I come from joomla where we have article , ...
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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.
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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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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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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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Bulk delete posts with no featured image

I need to mass delete some posts that dont have a featured image assigned. Is it doable with a sql query? The only thing I could do, was to retrieve orphan posts ID as a list. Please help! :)
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get current post id inside hook

I have created this hook to send notification only when new post is published. In notification I am sending link and title of post which is newly created. For that, I need current post id inside ...
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Send Notification when new post is published in wordpress [duplicate]

Right now, I am sending notification to android application users when new post is created in WordPress. But issue is that, It sends notification also when draft is created and post is updated. Which ...
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Custom Wordpress Theme: Publish Date and Display Date for posts right beside each other

What's currently happening is that for posts that have an 'update' time, the original publish and editor dates are rendering side by side (with no extra information in between, or even a space for ...
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Delete Associated Media Upon Page Deletion

Note Use at your own risk, it is buggy and I have run across a couple instances where it would delete ALL attachments. Unsure why. Is it possible to delete media associated with a page when that ...
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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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Get results from the main wp_query

I would like to alter the main wp_query and then email the results as PDF or HTML email. I have managed to filter wp_query using custom filters and some code similar to this inside my plugins ...
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Change the default number of posts to show on mobile version

I want to change the default number of posts shown for my mobile site. Here is my theme's loop <?php /* Start the Loop */ ?> <?php while ( have_posts() ) : the_post(); ...