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Double count view in archive.php

I'm having a hard time using this snippet I'm getting double views each time the post is queried. This is in my functions.php file: function getPostViews($postID){ $count_key = ...
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How to moderate posts

I am writing a plugin that will moderate all posts regardless of what level user posted them. It will check the post content and title against a list of words and if any are in the post, I want to put ...
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JSON not valid after json_encode posts

I'm having problems saving JSON in a custom table in my database. I pull some posts (+ connected posts) from the database and add them to an array. This is a part of my array: array(2) { ...
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Use category base slug in posts' permalink

The Goal I would like to format my permalinks as follows: for posts: somePrefix/%category%/%postname% for categories: somePrefix/%category% Where somePrefix is the same in both cases. I know ...
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Keep featured content post in homepage with original order

I'm searching how to keep the featured post in my blog homepage without excluding it from query post. My blog uses the Twenty Fourteen theme. I found this solution. Open the featured-content.php ...
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Adding a cancel button to edit post screen

I'm actually quite surprised WP hasn't already implemented this. I want to add a Cancel button to the edit post screen which will do some cleanup when pressed. After a little playing while watching my ...
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Post in Multiple Categories to stay in current category (permalink, next previous post link)

I guess this has been mentioned before, but after 2 days of browsing i haven't find a complete solution. Maybe someone has come across this problem before? I'm building a designer portfolio where ...
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How to sort posts by last name (2nd word) on ONE category only?

I have an "author" category that is used as a list to browse multiple posts containing author biographies. I have Smart Category Ordering installed and right now it is sorted by title ascending. ...
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How to create new post content templates for my users?

I admin a wordpress site for my kids primary school. At the number of editors/contributors is small, but we'd like to expand it. To simplify the uptake for some of the office staff I'd like to have ...
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Random ajax load only works with posts_per_page set to -1

I created a post loader shortcode, that uses AJAX to load posts. Even though I can set the order and order_by query parameters, the order_by should be random. From what I've seen on the web, ajax load ...
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Prioritize posts in query by meta keys?

I have a CPT called jobs. In my single jobs page I am counting page views with these functions: /********* Post Views counter ***********/ remove_action( 'wp_head', ...
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Homepage's content is dependent on the custom field values (set automatically), how do I get homepage to update without manually updating page?

I have a custom field in my home page called "Featured posts". There are two fields: title and post. The post field returns post_object with post_type as posts. In my functions.php I have added the ...
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MySql query to get posts with all meta and terms

I'm trying to figureout a way to get all fields from wp_post with all of their custom fields and categories in one mysql query. So in one row of the result I should have post fields with their custom ...
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Trying to use AngularJS with WordPress without any API

I understand one can do this using the JSON RESTful API from WP but I don't want to go that route since it only works with sites on Wordpress.com and not on localhost (at least that's what I was told ...
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Prepending %category% onto default posts fails

I have been attempting to change the rewrite slug on the default posts. This is my post_type re-registering code (Taken from another post on StackOverflow) with the simple intent of changing the ...
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How would you check if changes were made on a post or page?

I have an post editor and a post viewer (the browser) that are running at the same time. I would like to show changes almost immediately in the browser when the post has been updated on the server ...
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CKEditor: Uncaught TypeError: switchEditors.switchto is not a functiononclick

Only the buttons Add Media, HTML and Visual show up after installing CKEditor for WordPress. In addition, encounter the following error while clicking to HTML or Visual by using the tool Inspect ...
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get_adjacent_post by language

I am using Polylang plugin, which assigns each post to a taxonomy 'language'. While using get_adjacent_post() I want to bring only those posts that belong to the language currently displayed. So I ...
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List all categories with featuread image from post?

With this code I show all categories: <?php $args = array( 'orderby' => 'name', 'parent' => 0 ); $categories = get_categories( $args ); foreach ( $categories as $category ) { echo ...
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change default post archive page link

I can't figure how to change the default post archive link. I've got few custom post types (for instance video_news, slug video), if I type www.blogname.com/video I get the archive.php. And every ...
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Automatically add date to the auto generation of post slug

I need to customize the slug when you add new post and after you write title it creates automatically slug. I want to add before the auto title of the post the current date on this format d-m-y so the ...
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Pagination with an array of post objects?

I am curious, I have the following code: foreach ($this->networkBlogs as $siteBlog) { switch_to_blog($siteBlog['blog_id']); foreach (get_posts() as $postObject) { ...
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Apostrophe in a possessive appears as an open-single-smart-quote instead of a closed one

Copy & paste the following in the html post editor: <em>John</em>'s Then click preview button and see the results. It will be: John‘s This is grammatically incorrect. It ...
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publish_post conflicts with save_post

my plugin has a save_post hook used to save the custom fields. now I add a publish_slider hook used to change a checkbox's status(slider is a custom post type). but it doesn't work properly. the ...
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Sharing post from archive page (loop) doesn't work

On my archive page, I have for each post( I have include in the loop) the possibiity to share the post via facebook via this code: <a href="http://www.facebook.com/sharer.php?u=<?php ...
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Add Read More Tag to a post content (Single.php)

I have wordpress custom theme made from scratch including: header.php, footer.php, single.php, index.php, functions.php For Listing the blog list i used index.php with excerpt and read more link to ...
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Is Hfeed class for all pages needed

Hey there :) I'm trying to fully understand the Hfeed class used in underscores.me themes. I'm developing a site on most of the underscores structure, but I can't figure out if I can remove the hfeed ...
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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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Why does my site often display 404 on subpages?

About once or twice a week, my site will display a 404 page on everything but the home page. The simple fix has been to change the Permalinks settings to "Default" and then back to "Post Name" and it ...
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Move comments only from one WP installation to another

We have a bit of situation here. We have a website (let's say it is www.oldsite.com) where we had more than 2000 posts. There arose a need whereby we had to move some 60-70 posts from this oldsite.com ...
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get post content of particular post by url

I want to get the post content of particular post using Curl or any other methods from third party website is it possible? As the structure remains the same <entry-content> i guess there ...
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Using $wpdb to fetch posts with meta data

I have a post type "shows" with 500 posts in it. I want to list all 400 in one page listing their title + 5 meta fields and a url to the show post thumbnail. I initially went the classic wordpress ...
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How to render taxonomy in loop of custom post_type

I made custom post type and taxonomy and on my page template I want to render the taxonomy name in my css class. Anyone know how to render it? This is what I have so far <?php $args = ...
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Automatically attach image to post if they have the same title

I have 200 images in my WP install. Currently, each image... has its own post (the post title is the same as the image title) is the featured image of that post is inserted into the post ...
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Separate Database Tables For Different Post Types

one big problem with wordpress is that everything on it is a post(a record in wp-posts table)! images, posts, pages, products(for example in woocommerce), portfolios, Post Revisions... Almost ...
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Remove Custom Post Type Slug and add Custom Taxonomy to Permalink Structure?

The wordpress theme I'm using uses a custom post type called 'coupon' and a custom taxonomy called 'store'. The default permalink structure for a coupon post is site.com/coupon/CouponPost I would ...
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using slug instead of ID in admin edit post url

In Admin, is there any way to use a slug instead of a post ID# within the url that takes you to a post's edit screen. So instead of: http://mysite.com/wp-admin/post.php?post=5562&action=edit ...
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Take a received feedback item, turn it into a post

Using a feedback form post, user submitted feedback appears in the settings pages under <blogname>.wordpress.com/wp-admin/edit.php?post_type=feedback. I would like to then take those posts ...
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How to get the last selected media alignment setting?

The default media uploader for inserting into a post retrieves the last selected alignment setting that was used. How do I retrieve that for use in my plugin?
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Blank page when saving edits on post

Whenever I try to edit a product or a post on WordPress I get a blank page and the edits are not saved. I have been checking Google alot, but there it all seemed to be caused by a plug-in. I only have ...
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Add custom field to category of custom post type

I want to add a custom field (for a icon) to categories of a custom post type. I use the default category type and not a own create category taxonomy. How can I add the custom field only to the ...
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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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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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“edit_published_posts” and “edit_other_post” issue

I need to modify a roles capabilities for post editing: User can modify his own post (publish status doesn't matter) User can modify others posts (only as long as they are not published) I played ...
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Divide Loop Into Days & Categories

If you could help, I'd greatly appreciate it, because I'm halfway there, but I'm currently stuck! The site I'm working on needs to have it's posts, within the loop, divided up by days, and then under ...
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How to migrate the posts from an old custom legacy blog to a new WordPress website?

I have to migrate the posts of a very old custom legacy blog made in ASP (the posts are stored in a MySql table) into a new WordPress blog. So I need your help to find the smartest solution to do it, ...
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'Create New Child Post' from Parent Post using a button - not using Attribute drop-down

I have a custom post type "my_custom_post_type" which contains posts using a grandparent > parent > child hierarchy. I am currently using the 'Attribute' drop down to assign a new post to a parent ...
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Any way for get_next_post() to use the actual post order instead of publish order?

I'm currently using get_next_post() and get_previous_post() to get their ID so that I can permalink my next/previous buttons for a custom post type. I'm also using a wordpress plugin called "Anything ...
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Multiple pages displaying “Latest Posts” Content

My index page is set to show the latest posts. It have a custom option to display it with a "grid" format and another option to display only one post per row with an excerpt. I want to set two ...
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Start WP Pagination From Number 1 in URL

I am using this code to paginate gallery post type images: $images = get_posts(array( 'post_type' => 'attachment', 'post_status' => 'inherit', 'post__in' => $image_ids, 'orderby' => ...