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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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When I update a post and at the same time trigger an ajax request, post request is cancelled

When I update a post and at the same time trigger an ajax request, post request is cancelled. I have a video that proof this behavior.http://screencast.com/t/w2YwDGmWCg
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Fetch posts from current week (Sunday to Saturday)

I'm trying to fetch posts from current week. <?php $args = array( 'date_query' => array( array( 'year' => date( 'Y' ), 'week' => ...
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wp_insert_post not working fine

I asked my question on stackoverflow but I did not get any answer, may be because it's the question related to Wordpress.So I am asking it here. I am using wp_insert_post function to insert my posts, ...
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How to remove images from showing in a post with the_content()?

Trying to learn more about creating my own themes and not using any plugins I wanted an ability to display all the images in a post excluding the thumbnail in my single-foobar.php file and I can do ...
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How do I get thumbnails?

Today I set up my Wordpress blog I used the hueman theme I looked at my posts page And there were blank images with cameras in the middle of them So I guess there thumbnails How do I get them?
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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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CSS code for “inserting a custom post divider” after each post

I want to add a custom post divider to separate my posts. I'm using the Enfold theme in WordPress.org. I've searched for the answer to my question but I don't understand the coding language. I ...
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How to count number of (unofficial) child posts of page? [on hold]

So I have the page, http://example.com/fruit/ As well as the post: http://example.com/fruit/apple Pages can have parents and be children, but I am pretty sure that posts cant have parent pages. I ...
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hide image or text in full text (only in shortpost)

i need to put image or text only in shortpost and when user click read more and see full post dont see image or text in shortcodes anymore i need this only for some post : i want to put a preview of ...
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How to change the order of elements within a post?

I have a site with several thousand posts. They all have just a single attached image of varying size. All posts are displayed in full (no thumbnail view). I'd like to be able to change the way the ...
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Get post titles shows on single posts

I want to display this link lists in "single post" only. How to do this? add_action( 'genesis_before_footer', 'radiolink_unit', 1 ); function radiolink_unit() { ?> <div id="languagelinks"> ...
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Call Web Services on post first publish

I want to call some web service when i publish a post. I want to add a checkbox so as to decide whether to call or not call after publishing. I have found the code to call both REST and SOAP web ...
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How to validate XML-RPC post creation and cancel when needed?

I have an IFTTT recipe that creates posts for me on some occasion, but for some weird reason it creates three, sometimes four posts of the same content. I would like to add an add_action ...
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Show related posts based of current ACF field name in a single page post (a loop within loop)

I have a single page where I display my current post. Within the post loop, I wanna display another loop inside that shows 3 other related posts by title that share the same text as the current post ...
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Converting multiple loops into one single loop with pagination

I am using Isotope jquery plugin to filter/sort posts in Wordpress but to correctly filter the posts into the right order I have needed to output each category one after the other. To do this I've ...
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How to add validation / error message while add/edit custom post

I am trying to add error message on custom field in custom post save action But my validation not working. Check my code below. add_action( 'save_post', 'save_event_meta_data' ); function ...
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“coming soon” placeholder blog posts?

I have a page set up with six posts per page with two rows of three posts. If I only have one post up, I would like the other five to have "placeholder images" letting the viewers know that more posts ...
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Are posts updated or built from revisions + autosaves?

When editing a post in the admin I see records being added to the database to document my changes (here is part of the hooks I'm logging): ... http://local.dev/151-autosave-v1/ clean_post_cache ...
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How to make diferent post formats for different pages?

I am making a word press theme. I want different post format of blog page and category page! Here is an example of what i am trying to say http://zeequotes.com This web site have different post ...
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Get the url of the full sized attachment image using post ID?

I have this function: function get_image_link( &$post ) { $image_link_meta = get_post_meta( $post->ID, 'as_link_to_image', true ); $image_link_from_post = ''; if ...
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Add a custom meta box in the post options that loads some html code in the header

I run a blog that is built in the format - Logo - Nav Large Image + Email Optin Form Content / Sidebar Footer Now I want the large image and email opt in form to be optional. Right now, what I ...
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Get a custom field of all posts on current blog page

I am trying to get a custom field value from all posts listed on current blog paginated page. Not sure if it's clear, let me explain it more. On blog index page (or on second page of pagination) I ...
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WP Query - duplicated posts once including tags in search results

I running WordPress on IIS & SQL server. As some of the plugins do not work correctly with DB ABSTRACTION I am using a lot of functions.php filters as so on. To make my search results include ...
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Run php code when user clicks button in plugin's meta-box?

I added a meta box to the publish entry page. I want to add a button so that when the user clicks it the post is sent by email, for that I need to run a function that get's the $post object when the ...
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Why I obtain this WP_Query strange behavior trying to select posts having a specific tag?

I have the following problem with featured tag posts I have a page of a website in wich I want to show only the posts that have setted a specific tag (using the loop). So in this page I have put ...
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Allow user to “edit_others_posts” to save only, not publish

I want to add a couple of editors that can edit_others_posts, but I do not want them to be able to publish others posts, only save the post by clicking on the Submit for Review button. How can I do ...
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Why declare $post globally?

I'm new to Wordpress development and am seeing examples everywhere that have a line to declare the $post variable explicitly via: global $post; But I've tested my uses without that line and it ...
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Why I have this strange behavior when I try to exlude the featured post from posts visualization?

I am quite new to WordPress theme development and I have a strange behavior with this custom theme on which I am working: http://lnx.asper-eritrea.com/ As you can see in the home page I have 2 areas ...
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Custom post types related to same custom post type?

I have custom post types product. I want to create related products from same custom post type (product). The user should be able to select posts (products) just as a user selects a category(or more) ...
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Allowing the SoundCloud player to appear in a post excerpt

I am setting up a website for my music, in conjunction with my SoundCloud account. I plan to post the links to my soundcloud player as blog posts, but I can't figure out how to make the blog excerpts ...
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Automatically Import WordPress Blog to Facebook Page

I managed to import wordpress post to Facebook with this: http://www.insidefacebook.com/2009/02/22/how-to-import-your-blog-into-facebook/ When i create new post, Facebook doesn't show any new posts ...
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Pagination for Pages and Posts

I want to use Pagination throughout a new theme but am having trouble getting it to work correctly. I am using some code within my functions.php file and then calling that function. It works on 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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Why won't pagination work?

I am using a page template with code to display all blog posts: <?php /* Template Name: Blog */ ?> <?php get_header(); ?> <div id="main"> <?php // ACF Page number variable ...
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Detect Post Type when publish_post is ran

I currently have WordPress build an XML Sitemap everytime a POST or PAGE is PUBLISHED by using this Action... add_action("publish_post", "create_news_sitemap"); I am not doing the same process but ...
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Why doesn't my WordPress page show the most recent post?

I was wondering if someone could help me with the following. My news page on my WordPress website doesn't show the most recent blog post, which I want it to do. The code I have is: ...
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Best way to assign post position in a news site homepage? (no categories, no sticky posts)

I'm currently redesigning a local news website. The old design used a whole lot of categories to handle the position of the content in the static homepage as in "top news", "middle box", "left box" ...
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post_row_actions for custom post type

I'm using this code to have a duplicate post function in WordPress Admin. However, when I add the filter for a custom post type, like this: add_filter( 'directory_row_actions', ...
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How use %like% in sql statement wordpress

i use a like %text% statement in wordpress: SELECT * FROM location WHERE name LIKE "%on" OR name LIKE "%on%" i tried anything but it's not run: $wpdb->get_results($wpdb -> prepare("SELECT ...
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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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When sending a newsletter -not with wordpress- the server has 100% cpu [closed]

When sending a newsletter (not with wordpress, but with another external newsletter campaign tool) to 3,298 recipients, we have unique opens: 155, the server has 100% cpu from too many httpd instances ...
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SQL Bulk Move old posts by one author to another category

I'm looking to move a number of old posts by one author from one category to another category and was hoping someone could help me do this? I figure the easiest way would be through an SQL command? ...
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Get postlist for each category using query_posts?

<?php $cat_name=array('Breaking News Stories', 'Call-out', 'Featured Story', 'Standard Stories'); $count=count($cat_name); /*Get category_id by its name*/ for($i=0; $i < $count; $i++) { ...
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Allow non-logged in users to see a future post after clicking on a list of future posts

I have been able to list out pages that are set for future in a custom template like this: ...
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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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Post title is not showing

<div class="text_area"> <?php if ( have_posts() ) { while ( have_posts() ) { the_post(); the_content(); } // end while } // end if ?> <div ...
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Wordpress Author Posts Review After Every Change In The Same Worpress Post

guys pardon my english, I am new to wordpress & I have been trying to set up a wordpress website for product reviews where new users will submit their reviews for the product/products. New user ...
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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 ...
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How does one change the posts database table of a site?

I am currently in the process of developing a mobile site to accompany a site that I have been operating for a while. I came up with the idea to use multisite to create a second site with a ...