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Single post full screen template not inheriting worpress role permission

In addition to the normal single post view on my website, I added a full screen version of the post with entirely new set of styles. In this full screen option, everything is removed except ...
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Trying to put an array into 'post__in' => array() query not working

Slight problem, I have the following code: $purchaseprodid = $_GET['ids']; $args = array( 'post_type' => 'prizes', 'post__in' => array($purchaseprodid) ...
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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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How to get post_content while the post is being edited

I'm building a plugin that uses custom posts. The custom post uses metaboxes but some of the meta fields need information typed in the post editor. I'm trying to use post_content to retrieve ...
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Visting slug for 'post' post type shows 404 not archive?

I'm trying to get the WP default post type 'post' to show under the slug of /news/. I've changed the permalink structure to /news/%postname%/ which is fine when visiting a single page, however when I ...
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Add “New” label to post not older than 24 hours [duplicate]

I did not found many results when searching in Google and the items that I found did not help me very much. How can I add a label "New" to posts that are not older than 24 hours? Is there a function ...
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How can I show a custom post type for users in the authors.php file?

Here is the code I have. It is showing 100 custom post known as campaigns. I need it to only show the current users. So author/joe should only show joe's campaigns. <?php ...
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Should 'setup_postdata()' be reset with 'wp_reset_postdata()'?

Starting with an example makes more sense, so here's an example function: function seo_meta_tags() { global $post; if( is_singular() ) { setup_postdata( $post ); ...
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Categories list into registration form

I'm trying to create a custom user registration form used for Educational website. Is it possible to automatically retrieve categories of posts (custom posts) in the registration form. The form ...
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Call image from post on index page?

I am facing one problem in which i dont understand what I used to call the image from post in WordPress themes on front page where n numbers of image are show with there description and user can ...
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Changing default WP-Site creation date

I started creating WP-Site this January-2015 but as per my project I need to include posts which are from year 2007 I created posts with the required date now I used a calender which sorts posts when ...
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How to display data with pagaination on backend?

I am new with WordPress development so I have no idea how to do this functionality with WordPress. I got one task to display some data from database and have to display records with pagination(Just ...
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Guest Author - How to display posts on /author/ archive page

I have used the Advanced Custom Fields plugin to create all the data elements for a company leadership directory page and management bio pages. On the site blog, management will not be posting ...
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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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How can I display excerpts of my Recent posts on my static homepage?

I am using the openstrap theme. I want a static home page on my Wordpress website, I have already set this up and have a bit of content on it, the next step is I want to have atleast 4 most recent ...
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How to create a “latest news” page showing a list of posts from blog category

I am using the Modest theme from elegant themes at http://lilsaintz.co.nz Under the slider on the homepage, there are three content areas that are generated from pages. I would like to make one of ...
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Correct way to set up a template which will list all posts/posts by category/posts by year?

Been working in WordPress for a while but, funnily enough, never had to build a blog page within a website. I'm pretty there's a "correct" way to do this, which I want to learn, rather than the ...
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Why WP_Query('showposts=5') shows only 1 post?

I am trying to do a simple query to get the latest 5 posts into an unordered list, but this is only showing 1 result even though I have several posts. I even did an offset, but it shows the next post ...
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Adding a link from post excerpt to full post — irrespective of excerpt length

On an archive/blog page, I would like to automatically display a link from the post excerpt to its corresponding full post -- even if the post has an excerpt but the excerpt is shorter than the ...
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Canot save post if any meta box was empty

I need to dont save new post from custom post type if any meta box empty. So we must check the meta if empty, we mus show me " You must fill all meta box value before save post" else if all meta ...
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Article navigation multiple pages - wp_link_pages

I am currently building an archive-esque page with included page-navigation. So far so good, here's the current situation: <?php wp_link_pages('before=<p ...
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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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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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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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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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Edit post meta direct from post.php?

Does anyone know of an easy way to be able to edit ALL of a single post's meta at once ie on the post.php &action=edit page? As some of the meta has been put in there with the update_post_meta() ...
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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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Custom post type single (permalink) throws a 404 error

I'm working on a website that has Woocommerce installed (also a CPT if I'm right, but that one works fine). This website has a custom post type for jobs, this cpt has posts that are linked to in the ...
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Authors in menu, template list post by author

Can i get a specific author in main menu and when you click on it to see all the post buy this author. Also i need to see all posts ordered by authors too in the menu. In what template should it ...
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Custom Page Option [closed]

How to add/change custom fileds in Page Options? Like Clients, Skills, etc. Theme is Versatile. I'm new in WordPress.
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Time difference error while publishing posts to word press via xmlrpc

I have a blog which i update content on the daily. in addition i have a system that pushes content(posts) to the blog via the WordPress xmlrpc file. My blog and the content pushing software are on ...
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Display the latest post from some selected authors

I'm building a slider that will display the latest post of a few selected authors. So far, I've written this: <?php $args = array( 'post_type' => 'post', 'posts_per_page' ...
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Dynamically add id to heading tags

How do I add an id attribute dynamically to every heading tag on a wordpress website using php? I wanted to make it so that for every heading tag (h1, h2, h3, h4, h5, h6) I have a unique id attached ...
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Call posts of particular category in a page

As per my requirement I need to call posts in a page for example Iam having a menu item Current Tenders and having a posts category Current Tenders now I need lo display posts related to current ...
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Custom Post Type Rewrite To Include Parent Page(s)

I have a page title "more" with subpage "cities-guide". Said "cities guide" page has a loop that pulls in posts from custom post type "thailife_city_guide". My permalink structure is ...
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Display post category in foreach loop with category link

I have the following code to show current author post lists with post thumbnail, post title, post date and post category. function my_get_display_author_posts() { global $authordata, $post; ...
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Display posts both in list and grid view?

I need to display posts both in Grid and List views the user can able to choose the view that means I need to add an option to switch between both views please someone help me to achieve this either ...
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How can add metabox for post of specific category before save post and after save post

I want to add Metabox for the posts of category=5 and i am using the following code but unable to do so . So please help me out-> add_action('admin_init','my_meta_init'); function my_meta_init() { ...
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Automatically search and replace link in content (pages/posts)?

The users of my site mainly share documents by inserting links into content (pages/posts) using the built in editor. These files include everything from pdfs to word documents. The users currently ...
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wp_query if have posts show date but not in loop

I have a wp_query set up to show events and I want to show the date if we have posts and if we do not I do not want to show the date. Here is my code: <?php $today = getdate(); ...
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Password-protected Posts lead to 404 Error

I was just testing the password-protected posts functionality and when I submit the password it sends me to a 404 page. The password I typed in was correct, I made sure. The URL bar says: ...
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Can wordpress differentiate between added and updated posts?

I've been looking trying to find an answer as to wether it is possible to get wordpress to display if a post has just been added(published) or if it was simply updated? (This is to add on a homepage, ...
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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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Underscores.me retrieve next / previous post thumbnail in post_nav function

I am using Underscores.me for a project. I'd like to add the featured image (thumbnail) to the previous / next post links. They have a function which I'm trying to edit called THEMENAME_post_nav(). I ...
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Custom Posts on Different Pages

So first off let me start off saying I'm new to WordPress development. I know HTML/CSS/JS like the back of my hand, but PHP and it's functions are new. Anyway. My problem may be simple, so here goes: ...
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Multiple Post Repeat for Related Post Loop by Category

This is my code: if ( is_single() ) { $categories = get_the_category(); if ( $categories ) { foreach ( $categories as $category ) { $cat = $category->cat_ID; ...
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Add custom class to existing menu items from custom meta

I would like to add a custom class to my existing menu items. The problem is, that I would like to do something like this: <li class="<?php echo get_post_meta($post->ID, "_icon", true); ...
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Adding category in wordpress - custom

// Auto post ( Unique File Date ). $postData = array( 'post_category' => array( '0' ), 'post_status' => $Post_Status, 'post_type' => $Post_Type, 'post_date' => ...
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Remove Featured Image from posts in specific category?

I am building a theme that includes the featured image as a navigation feature outside the single post, but once the user gets to the post in category "Specials", I'd like to take that image away. ...
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Loading post content in FancyBox

I got a tricky question. I have created a custom post type whose posts I would like to display in a scrolling carousel. The carousel will only display the title, the excerpt and a "read more" button. ...