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Adding Post Counts to Menu (Nav) Programmatically?

I'm fairly stumped on this. Without getting too query-heavy, I was wondering what path one might take to produce a menu that links to a category of posts, and displays in parenthesis how many new ...
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post__in not working with pre_get_posts, but post__not_in does work

I have an action setup on pre_get_posts which I would like to use post__in on. I used the following code as a test: $query->set('post__not_in', array(74485,1528,71460)); This works, the total ...
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How to add sidebar layout options in meta boxes under posts

I am working on a WordPress theme and i want to implement this option in my theme which allow users to choose weather they want sidebar on right side of the post, left side or no sidebar at all and it ...
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Changing max number of blog posts per-page doesn't work

I've change my "Setting" > "Posts and comments" > "Show the most" to 20 , but still home page only show 2 posts and go next page's sometimes show 3 or 4 posts , please help. Sorry for bad english !
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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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Update content of multiple pages/posts at once?

Is this possible? using shortcodes? Custom post type? Custom Fields? CSV upload? Unique content per page. Do not need to create new pages, Just update body of them. Seems like a tough one? Also can ...
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Add icon near meta box title in posts/pages

I'm trying to add some "help icon" that will be use to show "help text" with the help of the tooltip or pointers to admin section. Now I'm trying to understand how can I add in the posts/pages in ...
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Page Template for Every Custom Post Type [on hold]

I'm just new in wordpress, I just wanted to ask if it's a bad practice if I'll create page template for every custom post types? I mean if I have CPT [custom post type] with different content, like my ...
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connecting two post types or functions

Alright, so I have started asking related questions to this bout 4 times now trying to figure out what exactly I need to ask without making it too complicated. So I've got two examples of this that ...
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How to add shortcode tags in single.php

In my theme has one shortcode tags to display tags of post and function to load content post. But in function doesn't include shortcode tag. Now I want to add it to function but i don't know how to do ...
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Inject post (from specific category) between posts in Loop

I would like to add a post (from specific category) between posts in the WordPress Loop (such as 'Sponsors'). Example: P P P S P P S P P S P P How can I achieve this? I am a beginner with coding, so ...
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How to Create News and Magazine theme? [on hold]

Hello Every One I Know How to Create and Develop blog themes for wordpress but I want learn How to create Fremwork to show posts like News And Magazine themes Not Blog themes, I mean Create theme ...
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How to change the publishing date of each posts?

I need to set the publishing date of many posts with the post date (the creation date). I know that I can do it editing the single post and changing the Published on value but this procedure is ...
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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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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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Change Author Name to Sitename on Frontend

How can I change the author name on the frontend to be the sitename instead without modifying theme? I am basically looking for something that I can package as plugin on my site that will no longer ...
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How to handle this problem related to the publishing date of imported posts?

I have the following situation that I have to handle: I imported some posts from an old custom blog (not WordPress, a custom blog made using ASP). I exported in CSV format the content of the table ...
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What happens if I delete all the rows that represents a post revision from the posts table into WordPress database?

I have the following doubt related to the posts table of the WordPress database. I see that when I create a new post in this table are automatically created 2 new rows. 32 1 2014-08-16 15:07:22 ...
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Get next post in category with AJAX?

I need a simple solution to load the next post in the category of the current post (in a custom single.php) with AJAX once the reader scrolls to the bottom of the page. I'm using a custom theme. ...
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Include post on external custom site

How do I include single post ( I mean image, title, and a bit of text ) on my own custom site? I have wp in subdirectory and I just want to make "Recent article" box on my site. I was looking for it 2 ...
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WP Load post with ajax and apply isotope

I ma using Ajax Load More to get my posts and show in a frontend, then I have applied isotope to the items. When I first show some items and applied isotope, it's working perfectly. But When second ...
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Why when I create a new post I found 2 record related to this post into the posts database table?

I am very new in WordPress development and I have a doubt about the WP database table named posts I have observe that when I create a new post (into the WP administration panel) are created 2 record ...
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daily , weekly , monthly popular posts widget [on hold]

I looking for plugin popular posts widget having daily,weekly,monthly options. and styles like Posts Slideshow Widget. or add function in this plugin. ...
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Where is stored the Publish date value for a post?

I have to do a massive change in the database and I need to know in what field of what table is stored the publish date value of a post. Using phpMyAdmin I see that each record into the wp_posts ...
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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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Serialize $_POST global in wordpress

I'm new here in the community, and I would like to ask if it is best practice to do this in Wordpress? maybe_serialize( $_POST ); and then store it to the db? I'm a newbie in using Wordpress, so ...
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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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wp_insert_posts add title with count of posts plus one

I'm trying to create posts where title will be 1, 2 etc, $published_posts = wp_count_posts('orders')->publish; $count = $published_posts + $a; $success = get_page_link(794); ...
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Wordpress Sidebar menu for posts based on date - guidance needed

One of the issues I have with WordPress is knowing when (and when it is possible) to use the WordPress back end instead of coding my own solution from scratch. This question is based around this. ...
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How to create a posts archive page showing only the date and the post title

I have the following question about how to create an archive page on my website. As you can see opening this link: http://lnx.asper-eritrea.com/ Under the header slideshow I have 3 boxes, the second ...
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How to show the posts list into a static page? Problems to use the loop into a static page

I have the following problem: I have to create a posts archive into a static page. So I have created this page template containing the loop to interate on my posts: <?php /** * Template Name: ...
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Run function after post is updated

I would like to run a function after a post is saved. That function takes a .txt file thats uploaded with Advanced Custom Field file field, makes it into an array to then a json data. I want the json ...
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WP load posts by ajax, count and update every time

I have used Ajax load more plugin to load my posts. I also need to display the total post count and update it after every time post load and append to the list. Can anyone give me any idea about ...
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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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Get first comment link on the post itself

I have this function and a link to a post: <?php foreach ($results as $id) { $post = &get_post( $id->ID ); setup_postdata($post); <li><a <?php href="<?php ...
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If post exists in the database - each time goes on `else`

Firstly, I am a newbie when it comes to php. I have a plugin that periodically imports posts into my website. Normally, it should check if the post already exists, and if it does, it updates it. ...
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Can I hide a specific post from latest posts page?

Let's say that I have a post that I only want to be shown in the page of the category that it belongs to. The problem is that this post is also visible in the latest posts page. Is there a way to ...
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Publish post's date is set to Nov 30 -0001

It is very difficult for me to describe the problem and the cases when it happends. The idea is that somtimes Publish date of article in administration panel is set to "Nov 30, -0001 @ 0:00". The ...
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Post images not appearing in twitter [closed]

I share all my website posts to Twitter via Jetpack but the images are not appearing on Twitter and it only shows post title. is there any solution to fix this problem?
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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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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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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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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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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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Start post pagination at 0 instead of 1

Is it possible to start post pagination count at zero instead of 1? I want the URLs to be like this: ../page (Foreword) ../page/1 (Chapter 1) ../page/2 (Chapter 2) But by default the ...
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Load post attached images on a single page site with fancybox

I'm trying to make a single page site that will display posts as thumbnails in some part. Then if a thumbnail is clicked, I want all the images contained in this post to be loaded with fancybox while ...
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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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Would a “hub” page work better as a page or a post?

First of all, I don't know whether "hub" is the correct terminology, but it is how we've been describing it. I run a movie blog and would like to create a page for each movie we cover in depth. I want ...
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I want to display tag description and tagged attachment (without post if there isn't..) while using tag url

I am new to coding, but i do understand a little bit. Is there a way to edit tag.php to achieve this? I have added Shiba media library plugin to my site so that i can add tags and catagories to ...
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How to display post tags

I'm converting an HTML template into a wordpress theme and I'm having some trouble displaying the post tags within the functions.php file. What I would like to do is add the following code into the ...