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Update post meta on bulk edit / update

I have a small problem with a code that works most of the time. I just discovered it cannot be used when I bulk edit custom post type. If I'm on individual post page and hit publish, the custom post ...
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How to show or hide a post based on meta_value selection?

How would I go about hiding a post based on a meta_value selection done on the back end. The usual method is to just change the post status from Publish to Draft however, I want this to work based on ...
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I want my post to republish again after adding a custom field

I wanted a code in Wordpress that could allow me to republish the post every time I add a new custom field. For example, if I already have a post and wanted to add an update to it; I want it to appear ...
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Make the Status, Visibility, or Date fields opened by default in the Publish box

By default, the Status, Visibility, and Date fields in the Publish metabox are closed, and you have to click Edit to show them. Is there a way to make these fields visible by default? The hidden ...
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Auto Publish On Cron

I have some 100 unpublished posts. I want to publish 1 random post every time a cron is run. Is there a way or plugin to achieve this...
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Force Publish Future (Scheduled) Posts Immediately [duplicate]

I am trying to force publish 'future' or 'scheduled' posts, and I am having trouble The reason I am asking is because I am creating a site that allows users to do the editing on the front of the ...
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How to make scheduled post preview visible to anyone?

When I write a post and schedule it for later publishing, WordPress will allow me to preview the post as if it was already published but I need to be logged in as administrator (or anyone who is ...
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Publish pending article from front end with a button?

Is it possible to take the blue publish button in back end of the wordpress and place it in the frontend near the post in my index.php. I need a way to publish the pending article without going to ...
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Default pages to be unpublished - possible?

Is it possible to change the default status of every new page created to be "unpublished"? We want to have someone help us add pages to a site, but not have them show up by default until it is (all ...
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Showing the next post's title, even if it's an unpublished post

At the bottom of each post I need to either: Offer a link to the next post (if the next post is published); or Display the title of the next post with the date it will be published (if it's a future ...
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How can I add a jQuery OnClick event to the Publish posts button?

I want to add a simple confirmation event to the Publish posts button, so when my client hits "Publish" it will ask him if he's sure, to which he clicks "Yes" or "cancel" and the post then publishes ...
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Plugin that generates a page of post content

My script is generating a duplicate post even after I explicitly state that the post_type should be a page. It also ignores the $post_title, which I do not want to create a duplicate post if the title ...
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publish_post action hook not working

I've got a really simple problem here, and i'm sure that the solution is going to be really simple. Here is the code: function the_fat_lady_sings() { echo 'this plugin is a far harder than i ...
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get_terms on save_post hook

Usually, if I want to check for some attribute of the post I'm about to publish, I will check like this: $post_title = $_POST['post_title']; post_title is the name of the title field in the edit ...
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i am making text changes on my page show in preview not on live site, why? [closed]

I go into the admin back room on my site make text changes and hit preview changes and they show up, but when i go to the live site, they don't show at all. What am i missing, what should i be doing? ...
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Publish page by invoking submit via jQuery

I'm looking for a solution to a bug that occured in an answer to an earlier question. The general idea is that I want to invoke submit on the post form and have the page published. What happens now ...
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Modify front-end delete button to publish pending posts

I've found this helpful snippet to make a delete post link on the front-end: <?php if (current_user_can('edit_post', $post->ID)) echo "<a href='" . ...
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Check if post id exist in table than only update instead of inserting new row

I am trying to add simple view counter for my advert and everything seems works fine with below code but only it is inserting each time new row on post "Update". What I want if the post id is exists ...
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Elegant way to include only published posts with get_objects_in_term()?

The obvious way is to iterate through the resulting array of IDs, get_post for each and test against post_status == 'publish'. But I wonder whether this could cause memory issues since get_post will ...
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Copy post to separate database with “add_action(…)”

I'm basically trying to have a copy of a post be sent to another database's table when it's published. I've gotten it to add a new row in the new table, with my own static arguments, but I'm not sure ...
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Display a post's publish date from 2112

So I am making a news website about the future, 2112 to be specific (hello, critics). I wanted to display a post's date to be from 2112. But when I try to do this from the admin panel, it 'schedules' ...
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Can't publish posts, Jetpack won't connect, empty notification emails to my inbox [closed]

I own a self-hosted Wordpress blog and I am experiencing a lot of issues: Jetpack stopped working and it won't connect: verify_secrets_missing : The Jetpack server encountered the following client ...
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How to let authors revise other authors drafts, but keep them from publishing?

I want to give all authors permission to edit other authors drafts, but not publish them. It seems like the only way to give authors access to drafts by other authors is to grant them ...
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Change Post and CPT author on the fly while publish the post

I am developing my site and require to change post author id on the fly while publishing. All post will be write and publish by admin but as content provided by different author and need to change ...
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376 views

Custom post type capabilities

I've got a somewhat unique scenario that I would appreciate some assistance with. I have a custom post type, coin, for content that is automatically created by an custom import process. I would like ...
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Display password protected posts to logged in users

In a WPMU & BuddyPress installation, I want to directly show the password protected posts to logged in users without asking them for posts passwords... and still be accessible to guests ...
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redirect deleted / drafted pages

A client asked me to unpublished a page, which I did. However, I kept it as a draft, just in case they wanted to republish at a future date. My issue is that anyone with this link will hit a 404 ...
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Do action on publish or update?

Is there a way to only do a section of code on a template if the post has just been published or updated? What do I need to wrap around that code? UPDATE: I need to check if any of my custom-post ...
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WordPress plugin to publish to multiple remote WordPress blogs

I have a WordPress (.org) blog (let's call it blog1) that is used by many authors, who may create, edit and publish posts (on blog1). Each author has her/his own WordPress blogs, hosted elsewhere. ...
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Unpublish all posts in a category

I have a category with about 3.500 posts. 2.500 are not published, but saved as drafts. I want to unpublish all the remaining 1000 posts from this one category. Maybe I will want to delete all of the ...
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Edit the Publish Widget Options

Another noob question - under the 'Publish' widget in a default vanilla installation of WordPress 3.3.1, we would like to 'simplify' the Publish widget/ Specifically, we would like to have no 'draft' ...
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Remove “minor-publishing” div from Publish admin metabox

I want to remove the #minor-publishing div from the Publish admin metabox. I came across How to HIDE everything in PUBLISH metabox except Move to Trash & PUBLISH button and ...
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SQL: Search query to get attachments only of those parents which are published

i'm having some problem creating nice 1 query to be able to get search results which includes NOT only post_type POST but also attachments. BUT if search query return attachment, i want that it won't ...
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Action while post is being published

I modified the wordpress admin with a plugin I wrote, and my last problem is that there's no action anymore while the post is being updated or published in the admin. I looked around for a function or ...
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Add javascript when post is published

I am trying to add javascript when a post has been published so that it's more noticable for my user but I can't figure out what to use. I tryed with publish_post and save_post, but it doesn't work ...
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How to write a new file when new post has been published in Wordpress

I having a problam with my wordpress plugin. The plugin does whenever new post has been published, it will automaticly create a new file with that post content. this is my code function ...
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featuring old articles without messing up with the archive

This is all about featuring content in WP. Say, you got 1000's of posts that you accumulated over the years and each has their own original ( and true ) post dates. And now you want to feature them ...
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Check if there is an post to be published in future

I need to check if there is an post to be published in future. I want to use WP functions, no directly access to database via mysql_query. Has anyone some sample of code?
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Check before publishing, if already exist post with current custom field value

I have a custom post type with only 3 custom fields in it. $post_types = get_post_meta($post->ID,'post_types',true); $post_taxonomies = get_post_meta($post->ID,'post_taxonomies',true); ...
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How to modify Publish metabox?

I'm trying to remove "Pending Review" (Status) and "Password protected" (Visibility) options from Publish metabox. Any ideas how can I do it?
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In what sequence are the hooks fired when a post is “published”?

I would be grateful if someone could point out a link. I understand this may have a very lengthy answer but I searched and couldn't find any resource. Alternatively, it would also be nice if someone ...
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Peer Review Plugin for Posts? [closed]

Is there a plugin that allows for peer review of articles before you post them? IE, like a professional writer would send their work to a friend or editor to review and comment on their work before ...
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Condition display metabox in case the post is saved

I need to register a metabox in my WordPress custom post, but only in case the post is permanent saved in database. What I mean, when the user click on "Add new" I don't want to display the metabox. ...
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Print a message if excerpt is empty after posts have been publish/update!

I don't think I can make the excerpt required, but if anyone knows a workaround please share. At least I want to print a message if excerpt is empty after posts have been publish/update, maybe a red ...
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way to make all pages with certain tags public?

I want a way to make all pages with certain tags public. I don't care if a solution is programatic or via GUI (though I prefer programatic), I just want to be able to make all pages with a certain ...
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add_action hook for publish_post not working

I can't get my function to trigger on post update or save. I've found a couple of other forum posts around with the same problem, but never an answer :( My code is as simple as: function ...
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How can I move (or create another) publish button?

How do I create a "publish" button to put in a custom metabox? Or if you can point me to the code that creates the current publish box, that'd help me out. -attempting to simplify my custom post ...
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Publish issue after upgrading to 3.3

I have a weird issue after upgrading to WP 3.3. Currenty I have a Dreamhost dedicated server with WP 3.2. I've tried two times to upgrade to WP 3.3 and both times I had the same issue. First time, I ...
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How to add a SAVE button to replace PUBLISH on a custom post type?

I have a custom post type called 'contacts'. I want want to remove the status, post date and change the button from PUBLISH to SAVE. From what I can tell this may not be possible without changing core ...
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Is Wordpress “publish” atomic?

If it is atomic, this must be a bug. What I have noticed is that, when a post is being published and I close the window, the post gets published partially - one time only body came but not the ...