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How to change post status in hook?

I have similar problem as described in How to trap "Publish" button to check for meta box validation? Answer there is to hook into save_post and change post type. How can I do it? I try to ...
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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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How to give capability (publish contributors posts) to author role?

I am not a PHP programmer, just a simple WordPress user. How can I allow author role to allow publication of contributors posts? What's the technical name for this?
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Custom save button shows 'Are you sure you want to…' dialog

I'm looking for a way to replace the submitdiv meta box (publish box) with just one simple save button. By looking at Core I see there's a simple function returning a submit button: ...
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Author page update to be reviewed by admin before publishing

I have used the capability manager enhanced plugin to extend the capabilities of an Author to allow them to edit the content on a page that they (and only they) have authored. When they make a change ...
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wp_publish_post to saved draft, permalinks broken

I'm creating a system, where some custom post drafts are being prepared, and after certain actions taken by moderators it is being automatically published. So, first I create post draft like that: ...
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When a user creates a post (pending), send a confirmation link that allows them to publish

I've got another question for you guys! I need the following thing: User creates post (automatically sets it to pending for approval) Send the user an email with a confirmation link The User clicks ...
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Get only used meta_values

this is how I'm getting the meta values: $apart_locations = $wpdb->get_col( "SELECT meta_value FROM $wpdb->postmeta WHERE meta_key = 'postal_location' ORDER BY meta_value ASC" ); This is how ...
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Return All Post from publish to draft

I do something error, I transfer yesterday all post from draft to publish by my user, Now how can i return all this post to draft ??
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Where is publish_post hook fired?

Hook publish_post, which does not necessary need to be run on post publishing only, it can be used for any post type and any post status in this format {status}_{post_type} which also makes it hard to ...
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Send email when publish new post in certain categories

I'm looking for php code that will allow me to do the following: when new post publish in categories which ids are 12 and 34, email will send to all users.
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wp_publish_post breaks permalinks

I'm creating a system, where some custom post drafts are being prepared, and after certain actions taken by moderators it is being automatically published. So, first I create post draft like that: ...
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How to add a checkbox inside the “Publish post” widget?

I'm building post to email plugin and I need to add a checkbox to the publish post widget like this one: My idea is to add a checkbox that says "Send this by email", and get that info inside the ...
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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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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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Publishing VS2010 Web Solution to WordPress

I am wondering if it's possible to publish a website that I have created onto WordPress? If so, how? The site was created using VS2010. I've done some searching online, and all I've came up with are ...
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I can't preview post's change once they are published

The preview function works fine when posts are just draft. The url looks like this : http://exemple.domain.com/blog/?p=12&preview=true Then when I pubish my posts, let's say I want to change ...
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Get taxonomy on publish

I'm not seeing exactly what I'm looking for, so forgive the potential repetitive question. On publish_post, I'd like to check the current post's taxonomies and do something with them. However, the ...
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Firing page_publish where page is child page

I'm having difficulty getting a function to fire when publishing a new page. I'd like it to fire when a new page is being published or edited but ONLY when that page has a parent. Here's what I've ...
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Trigger email send after custom post publish

I have a custom post type set up so that a user in the role of contributor can create a post, but an administrator has to approve the post and publish it. I'd like to hook into the event when the ...
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Calling Different Custom Post Timestamps in a table

I use WordPress to run an events site that people can sign down to if they have a subscription. At the bottom of each event, if you are admin you can see a guest list with Name, Email, Tel, Avatar ...
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How can add custom commands in post-new.php in wordpress

I am new here. I have a php code that create an html file and upload it inside a folder. How can i add my custom php code inside post-new.php so when the post is published to do this... Also i need ...
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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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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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How to Test a Blog Post for Update vs. Publish Status — Unique

I want to perform an action when a blog post gets published for the first time only. I do not want to take action on any subsequent update. I wrote a plug-in to do this. However, it runs the function ...
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Send ALL new posts and edits for moderation before publish

I want to have ALL new posts / edits moderated. I.E. When any user from a specific role (can be WP role such as contributer, or a custom created role) creates a new post, or edits an existing one it ...
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Emailing Authors only when a CUSTOM POST TYPE post is published- not when edited later [duplicate]

I have the following function that emails authors of a custom post type when the post is published which is great, but I would like it so that it does not email them on any future edits after that to ...
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Limit number of posts a user can make per minute?

So I found the solution to limiting a number of posts a user can make per day but not per minute. Here's an excerpt from the code I found on ...
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disable publish button until condition is not met

I currently wrote a plugins to customize my wordpress website. I surprisly find it easy to do many things with hook. Now I want to make author not be able to push publish button if no category is ...
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using add_action without having custom plugin or theme

I need to send an email after an author publishes or updates a post. But I don't like developing custom plugin or theme. Is there any plugin that runs a php script after publish. Or where can I insert ...
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How can I get the user that publishes a post?

I have multiple users. Some are writers, others are editors. Is there a way to get the editor (id) that publish the post? I am able to get the author id but the not the editor's id that publish the ...
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problem with blank page

i have a real big problem with my wordpress website functions.php when i put the following code to achive post view and thumbnail. i'm getting the blank page error which when i publish or update a ...
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How to add custom status to quick edit

I have added some custom post status to WordPress, I can able display in New and Edit interfaces of POST. I would like to display those to quick edit too. Also I need to apply some condition to ...
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How can I display a specific user's first published post?

I'm looking for a way to display a user's first published post using their unique ID. I have a function that calls a list of specific users using their IDs, and would like to display the date the ...
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new_to_publish fires multiple times

i have been trying to use draft_to_publish & new_to_publish to create an update when ever a post of a specific type (cpt) is published... it works but published 600+ times instead of one time! ...
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How to access the post meta of a post that has just been published?

I am using the hook publish_post to run my code where I need the post meta of the just published post. But the post meta value I am looking for is somehow not available at this point of execution. On ...
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How to hook into publish_posttype?

I'm trying to hook into WordPress publish. The code below is what I'm using, but it doesn't appear to be running. I have it in a plugin file that I deactivate/reactivate each time I make changes ...
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How to show an error message after publishing a post?

I'm using the transition_post_status hook to perform some operations after publishing a post. In some conditions I would like to show an error message in a red box under "Edit Post" and above "Post ...
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Get publish post link?

Is there a way I can call a link so when clicked it publishes the post via the ID I provide? I have get_delete_post_link( $postID ) set fine, and would like to do the same to make a draft go to ...
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How to limit user to publish post per day and per role?

I would like to know is there any way/Plugin to limit the user published post (in a given time span) by his role? Like this: Role A -> 1 post per day and 30 post total. Role B -> 10 post per ...
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Wordpress Native Function To Show Publish Box, Select Categories Form etc On Plugin Page

The picture above showing the default forms those are available on metabox of wordpress post/page editor screen. Is there a wordpress native function to show those forms on a custom plugin page ...
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Editing Screen: Make Update or Publish Button Follow The Page

The Problem: I am currently in the finishing stages of a premium theme I've been developing and all is mostly well. For pages I have a few custom meta boxes for adding in slideshows and other ...
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Prevent post from being published if no category selected

I do not want a user to be able to publish a post if no category is selected. I don't mind throwing a JS alert or handling this on the server side as well. Anyway, how can I ensure this? Note: ...
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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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post_status => publish not working

I have a front end form that let users submit a post. This is how i store the data when a post is submitted : if ( isset( $_POST['submitted'] )) { $post_information = array( ...
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How to handle a post before publishing?

I want to do a regex match to each post before it gets published, and if the regex fails to match, delete the post entirely, what hook should I use?
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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?
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Hide permalink and preview button and link on custom post

anyone know how to custom box that contain "Publish,save draft,and preview button" ? i'll hide all button except Publish button. and same as "change permalink" also "view,delete,edit" link inside post ...
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Post publish date [duplicate]

if I have more than one posts that publish in the same day, the_date() function does not print publish date. How can I fix it? thanks I solve this by: "the_time(get_option('date_format'));"
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Is it possible to Schedule Attachments in Wordpress?

As it's fairly well known, it is possible to schedule Posts in Wordpress for publishing. Also Attachments are actually Posts (in the more internal, technical meaning). So the question that bothers ...