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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 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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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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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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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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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 HIDE everything in PUBLISH metabox except Move to Trash & PUBLISH button

I have a custom post type (called contacts). Since this post type is not working like a post, I don't want to show SAVE DRAFT, PREVIEW, Status, Visibility or Publish Date. The only options I want to ...
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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 ...
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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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Posts created in a Custom Post Type are lost if published without a title

I searched around and the URL below is all I could find on this problem. If I publish a custom post type's post without entering in a post title, it wipes the whole post's info and says "published". ...
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How can I make post fields required in Wordpress?

I am setting up a Wordpress site as a CMS and trying to figure out a way to make certain post fields "required" before an author can publish a post. In particular, I want authors to be required to ...
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How to move post process to background

We have a large wp install that is freezing up whenever an editor hits "publish". It seems that the culprit is the pinging processes that run, such as re-building the sitemap, etc. Is it possible to ...
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How to allow a user to make their post (ad) a draft, and then publish again without needing approval?

I'm using WordPress as a directory site, where a user can submit a post, which becomes their ad/listing. The users are assigned a custom wordpress role. Posts need to need to be approved and ...
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run script on publish

I am trying to run a script when a user publishes / updates a post. I am using the filter: wp_insert_post_data The problem I am having is the script is a php file outside of WordPress but on the ...
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Display future posts?

Is there a way to display posts, scheduled for the future? I want to use the published data as an event date and time, which is obviously in the future. I still would like to use these posts for a ...
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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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How to programmatically create a connection with [Plugin: Posts 2 Posts] on cpt publish?

How can I programmatically create a connection between one custom post type, cpt, (with post id known) to another on cpt on publish? I am using VoodooPress's front-end posting method to publish a ...
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Restrict the Number of Posts an Author can Publish (over time)?

I'm thinking maybe limit the number of posts a user can make in a given period of time. (Say a user can only publish 1 post per 5 minutes?) Is there such a plugin?
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How can I automatically set a post slug based on the post title during post publish?

When you create a post in WP, if you don't specify a title rapidly, WP generates a default slug on autosave, based on the post ID. Then, when you add the title later, unless you modify the slug by ...
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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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Prevent publishing the post before setting a featured image?

As the title says , I want a plugin/function to prevent/inform the user when he tries to publish the post without setting the featured image. ANY HELP ???
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Set page to draft on plugin deactivation

Im working on a little plugin that when activated creates a theme page and then a function sets this page to published this is the code i have for published: // function that creates the new ads page ...
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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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How can I make it so the Add New Post page has Visibility set to Private by default?

I'm trying to create a plugin that alters the Add New Post page so the Visibility field says "Private" by default: Status: Draft Visibility: **Private** Publish immediately [Publish] ...as opposed ...
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Stop wordpress from creating empty/null entries

Fiddling around with a custom post type which is quite heavy modified. Started doing some testing to see if I had broken some function, and realized that wordpress doesn't have a function that checks ...
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I want to print a message in post “ After one month from publish date”

I need to showing message in post , but after one month from publish date. I try to make it before ask you, but I can't this is my code $publish_date = $post->post_date_gmt; ...
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InDesign to WordPress workflow

I'm working on a project for a monthly InDesign-based magazine that enables them to put their content online via WordPress. The current workflow is either: Copy/pasting from InDesign to a Word ...
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How do I manage my users post before publish?

In my website , I allow to the new user to write posts. but the problem is when the user write post. the state of post is publish. it is appear in front page. I want to read it before the publish , ...
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How to trap “Publish” button to check for meta box validation?

I'm trying to do some form validation on my custom meta box, and I remember somewhere reading about some javascript function to disable/enable the Publish button - except I can't find it. How do I ...
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WordPress prompt checklist before publish?

Does anyone have a suggested plugin that does the following: when a user hits publish on a post for the first time, it should have a popup, notice, or alert that asks the following: Do you have a ...
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How can I set a draft page as parent without publishing?

Anyone know a way round this? http://wordpress.org/support/topic/set-draft-page-as-parent I can't risk publishing as a public-facing system updates periodically from the same install.
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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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How can I delay the publishing of a page or post?

Sometimes it would be nice to be able to set a draft to be published when I'm not in front of the keyboard. Is this possible? If so, how?