Set up The Loop with query parameters. This will override the current WordPress Loop and shouldn’t be used more than once. This must not be used within the WordPress Loop.

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wp trim function not working

Ok i have this code currently. <?php query_posts('category_name=widgets2'); echo "<div id='widgets-wrapper2'><div id='marginwidgets' style='overflow: auto; max- width: 100%; height: ...
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WP_Query Class custom field parameters

In the the class WP_Query, using the meta_query(array). The wordpress codex says that the 'value' is a string|array. The array support is limited to a compare value of 'IN', 'NOT IN', 'BETWEEN', or ...
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Query Posts in a Predefined Order

I am using the query_posts function to list a 10 specific posts which lookup by post id. I have an array which looks like this.. Array ( [0] => 17983 [1] => 17932 [2] => 18030 ...
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Multiple instances of Featured Image Query

I have some custom code built into the header of my theme that gets the featured image from a post, displays the image and links to the posts permalink when clicked on by a user. The problem I am ...
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Schedule Sticky Posts

I'd like to display the most two recent published sticky posts by modifying the primary loop. A simple affair with the following loop. However, if I schedule a sticky post to be published in the ...
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Listing all term items alphabetically / sorting loop

I have my own custom post type and it has its own taxonomy and terms. Whenever user visits http://example.com/mytaxonomy/myterm I want the page to display all items within this term alphabetically. ...
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How to exclude certain portfolios from a loop

I am new to the site and have racking my brain on a Wordpress issue for days. Hope you the intelligent people here can help me figure this out. I have a page on my website that displays all my ...
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Limiting query_posts to 1, regardless of sticky post?

As part of my homepage template, using the standard query_posts I'm pulling out 1 post (styled using a different content_part), then an ad, then the rest of the posts. This works fine, except for when ...
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meta_value_num sort glitch

i have a custom query, and I have a meta key that contains a sequence number: 1.1, 1.2, 2.1, 2.2... 11.1, etc the problem occurs when the numerical sequence gets in to double digits, ie. 5.11, 5.12, ...
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Query Custom Post Type based on text input

I want to query the custom post type by the three fields below. The two select fields and the one text field. The text field is the one that is not working currently. What is wrong? How can I fix ...
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How to show the number of each post has been read in a while loop?

I have this code in my header.php and it is working: <div id="news"> <?php query_posts('category_name=news'); ?> <?php while (have_posts()) : the_post(); ?> ...
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Create dropdown list post

I want to create a drop down list that will list all the posts in the category. I want the drop down list to appear on every post. So for example if I view a post that belongs to category Apples it ...
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Related Posts: Notice: Undefined offset: 0

I get an undefined Offset message with this Query. Can anyone Help? $terms = get_the_terms( $post->ID , 'filters', 'string'); $term_ids = wp_list_pluck($terms,'term_id'); ...
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Insert taxonomy slug into loop class

I am a loss here since I have looked at dozens of tutorials and posts all over the internet on how to get the slug for a taxonomy and nothing I try seems to work. The taxonomy shows up fine when I ...
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query_posts not reading correct categories

I'm using this code (below) to display posts from a category on two separate pages. The first page lists category 32 and the other lists category 31. However, on the second page it displays posts from ...
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Simple custom post query for all the posts or many of them not working

I am doing this query $args = array( 'posts_per_page' => '-1', 'post_type' => 'custom_post_type', 'post_status' => 'publish' ); query_posts( $args ); but it is not working I have around ...
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search query within custom taxonomy term, post title and meta field

I want to create a search that does: Search within my custom taxonomy - custom-tags search the post title search select meta field ?? dont know search with custom post type - easy part I looked ...
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Limiting the amount of posts this displays

I currently have this query_posts that i have done, (I am new to PHP!) And would like to know how I would go about limiting it to latest 4 posts and 4 posts only.. <?php ...
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Query posts by taxonomy term name

I would love to get the list of posts by their custom taxonomy (=store) name. Here is what I have so far, but it is not working. Please help with the code. $mystorename is a variable holding the ...
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Sort post by custom field numeric value

I am trying the way to sort post from custom field numeric value. Here is my query: query_posts( 'cat=2684' ); how to tell to use the custom field "sort_number" value
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Meta query stopped working

The following query stopped working all of a sudden and I can't figure out why. <?php $today = date("Y/m/j"); query_posts(array( 'post_type' => array('events'), 'meta_key' => ...
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How to order posts by slug using query_posts/ Wp_query

I want to display posts sorted by slug on a page. Is it possible to order posts by slug using query_posts or Wp_query?
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Filtering posts by WORD in custom field

I need to filter my posts in categories pages, by showing only posts that have specific WORD in custom field value. I need php code that i should add in loop for this category. Details: I need loop ...
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How To Modify The Loop in archives.php To Have 11 Posts Per Page and CSS Styling

I edited my loop in archives.php in order to work with pagination and with the Category Post List Widget. I basically pieced it all together from random code and ideas and am now so far from the ...
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Display one latest post from multiple categories

This should be very easy, however for some reason I can't find a working snippet anywhere on the web.. I basically need to display one latest post from 6 categories (can be changed to 7,8, etc etc) ...
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Multiple posts with one loop iteration

I want 3 post with one loop iteration, so I'm using the_post() to achieve this: (html removed) <?php while ( have_posts() ) : the_post(); the_title(); the_post(); the_title(); ...
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Custom posts per page does not work with pagination

I have one page in my template where I would like to set a custom posts_per_page. Here is the code I have used: <?php global $query_string; query_posts($query_string . '&posts_per_page=4'); ...
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background images WP Supersized on homepage

I'm using the WP Supersized plugin to load background images on posts and works fine. The problem I have at this point is I want to show the latest post in cat 17, with custom field key ...
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WP_Query vs get_posts

I have read a number of questions on SE regarding these but I still can't figure the exact difference wrt usage. Would it be true to say that I would probably use WP_Query for the majority of ...
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Pagination not working in category listing [duplicate]

I can't get pagination inside categories listings to work. I'm using a custom query, with the get_query_var('paged'): $paged = (get_query_var('paged')) ? get_query_var('paged') : 1; $args=array( ...
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Query Page Content From Theme Options?

I'm trying to create a slider where you choose what pages are shown in the slider, using a theme options panel based on the https://github.com/vauvarin/options-framework-theme That lists the pages in ...
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posts_per_page option limits the number of Gallery items

I have noticed that if I have a query where posts_per_page are set to 4, any (image) gallery that belongs to one of those posts will too have only 4 items (although when I create the gallery from Add ...
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how to store wordpress loop in array?

I am working on a site. This site has a built in layout organize that uses a switch statement to organize data on a page. I want to use that to organize the homepage posts. Right now, there are 4 ...
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Display Posts by modifying the where clause only for my query

I am trying to display posts that are 7 days old. For that i need to modify the 'where' clause as in code //Hack found on the bottom of http://codex.wordpress.org/Template_Tags/query_posts ...
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List users with the most total posts view

I'm asked by my friend to create a widget for his multiauthor blog. He wants to list 3 authors with the most total post view from their posts. I've got the job done for the post view using post ...
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If Query Post Returns 1 Post

I have been using Query Post for a newsticker which I have created so that the user navigate through the number of news by simply pressing Next & Previous buttons. But in case if there is only 1 ...
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Sorting a query Field by date

I have my site, which at the moment is display university open-days, at the moment they are sorting by order of page title, when actually I would prefer they sorted in order of date, soonest first, ...
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Post count per (day/month/year) since blog began

I'm looking to echo the number of posts per month since the blog began, and for months where there was no posts echo '0'. This is the output I want: January 1, February 3, March 8, April 3, ... ...
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Hook to return true when the_post() is used in a custom while loop

I fetch external data like this, but I also added the_post(); while($slice = mysql_fetch_assoc($result)){ the_post(); rest of my stuff } I need a hook to tell me if the_post() returns true, ...
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using query_posts to pull posts out of a category in a while loop. Getting odd echo

I have a custom template file I've been workin on. I have this code performing a loop after it queries posts from a certain category. This works and I have each post configured with styled divs, but ...
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How do I query for a post by custom field?

I have a custom field called "song-id" and I'd like to lookup a post by a song-id value. Can someone give me the code snippet for it? (bonus: also looking for a code to use the permalink in the post ...
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Sort by page information by Ascending Numbers

Basically I have a problem that I have details being pulled from advanced custom fields and I currently have them ordered by page title in ascending order. However, instead of ordering them Ascending ...
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Query posts by meta_key whose value is an array

Let's say I'm modifying the default posts query: add_filter( 'pre_get_posts', 'my_filter' ); function my_filter( $query ) { $query->set( 'meta_key', 'my_rating' ); $query->set( 'orderby', ...
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How do you Query posts with nothing in common?

We can get multiple posts manually in a page, but that's generated in a template, AFTER the default query returned something else (page/post, etc) How do you query multiple posts in a public query, ...
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Querying posts with meta value that begins with a certain pattern

I am trying to create a search filter using meta_query. The only problem I'm having now is that I can't compare with wildcards. I think that's how you word it? $keyword = 'sos'; $tlds = ...
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List Posts For Terms Of A Custom Taxonomy For Any Post Type

The function is great and i am using this function with these filter to just display selected taxonomy term posts by id, but what result i am getting is like this Child Taxonomy 1 - Child Taxonomy 1 ...
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define orderby URL with meta_key=post_views_count

I want to make an url with meta_key=post_views_count. E.g: http://www.mysampleweb.com/?meta_key=post_views_count&orderby=meta_value&order=DESC So the posts should be ordered by Views. ...
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How to modify the query to exclude posts by slug?

How can I modify my query in order to exclude certain posts by slug? Is it possible? query_posts(array('category_name' => 'Mycat', 'posts_per_page' => -1)); Ty
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mysql custom wp query

this code is designed to select posts with selected meta value in wordpress query <?php $values = $wpdb->get_results("SELECT DISTINCT meta_value FROM $wpdb->postmeta WHERE meta_key = ...
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filter custom field values $min $max

The user needs to query posts by entering a $minPrice, $maxPrice and a category value. Here is my query which returns no results: function result() { $result = array( 'cat' => ...