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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Can I Use Query_Posts() For Dynamic Filtering?

The Codex page for Query_posts() basically says "don't use query_posts". However, I have tried all of the alternatives they suggest, as well as methods from other sources, and I have had no luck. ...
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Making sure to always display posts from three different authors

Say I want to display nine posts on my homepage, and have 3 authors on the blog. Using WP_Query or a similar method, Is it possible to make sure that at least 1 or 2 posts from each author is ...
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query_posts works while get_posts doesn't

I try to create a page that shows my posts (a page different than the "posts page" defined in wp-admin). When I copy my index.php into this new page and add <?php ...
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Sort by custom field is not working

I have a custom query: <?php query_posts(array( 'post_type' => 'properties', 'meta_key' => 'pd_city', 'orderby' => 'meta_value', 'order' => 'ASC', 'posts_per_page' => 5, 'paged' ...
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How to get Related Custom Posts?

So i am having an issue where i try to get the latest posts but also the related one from Custom Post Format - Video. Didnt see anywhere this solution/tut, is it even possible, i guess it is. I just ...
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Posts - display all posts except a post by an ID

I want to be able to display all posts except a the most recent post which I am doing as follows:- $last = wp_get_recent_posts( '1'); $last_id = $last['0']['ID']; echo $last_id; //1477 $args = ...
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Ordering Posts by parent category, name ascending

I am currently creating a theme, and I have 2 parent categories: Budget and Brand. On home.php, I want to order all the posts ascending by their sub category name without showing the category title. ...
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Query posts by specific word on title

Is it possible to query posts by a specific word on title? Example: I have 3 posts inside my blog and only two have the word car on the title. She wants a ride on my truck My car is super fast ...
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How much worse is querying custom fields compared to custom taxonomies, quantitatively

OK, I know (because i've read it many times) why custom fields is less efficient than custom taxonomies when it comes to querying/filtering posts, but just how inefficient is it by comparison? I'd ...
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Search on Category and BETWEEN custom meta field

Background I am building simple car theme where I want to review cars, however, I'm really struggling with my search implementation. I have added a couple of custom meta fields to the post including ...
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Optimise custom post type queries

Not sure whether this one has been covered before - I certainly couldn't find anything relevant. I am developing a fairly decent sized photography site which utilises a few different custom post ...
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Used with meta_query in query_posts works slowly

Hey i have a problem this my code and if i used with all parameters i get from $_GET its start work so slowly..... (like 5 min). $checkbox = array( 'immediate'=>'כניסה מידית', ...
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Single meta key with multiple meta value in like comparison

How can I search posts with single meta key but possible multiple meta value in like comparison. Here is my array for query post. Array( [post_type] => post [posts_per_page] => 3 ...
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Cannot Get Title or Thumbnail of Posts Page

I set up a page called 'News' and applied this as my posts page. I am really struggling, however, to output the title 'News' or the featured image that has been added to the page itself. Whenever I ...
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get_post_meta causes database queries

I want to know why my site's search results are slow. I've used the excellent Debug Bar plugin, and found out that each search result causes 5 DB queries, of which 3 are SELECT meta_key (see below for ...
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Example Query Posts Showing the Latest Post with the Featured Image

I have seen the answer on Stack Overflow, "Example Query Posts Showing the Latest Post with the Featured Image". query_posts( 'showposts=1' ); while ( have_posts() ) : the_post(); ?><h3 ...
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Need help writing loop to display posts by categories in separate divs

Total newb to WP codex. Below is what I'm attempting (the comments describe what I want the loop to do). Thanks in advance for your help! <!-- if there are posts in category slug A, show div below ...
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Exclude first post (sticky or not) from the loop using query_posts()

I'm using query_posts( 'offset=1' ); to exclude the first post from the loop. However, if the first post is a sticky post it will be shown and the second (non-sticky) post will not be shown. Is there ...
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How to display most popular post by views count in WordPress?

I tried to display the most view post in last 30 days in my WP page, how to do this? What I did is: <div>Most Read Blog Posts Over Past 30 Days</div> ...
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How to limit the number of posts a user can view based on status

I would like to create the subscriber system with the following status for the user: active and pending. So, for the pending status user only can read 3 articles for free. I created using php file and ...
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How to search posts by title, id and author? [duplicate]

i am getting the details from a custom search with the below query from a parameter $_REQUEST['search'] in the URL $custom_args = array( 'post_type' => 'post', 'posts_per_page' => 5, ...
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How to add number of post to category menu items

I wanted to know how we can add number of posts for dropdown menu items that are categories. For example: Topics Category 1 (5) Category 2 (8) Category 3 (2) More Topics Category 1 (5) ...
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Query Posts by Custom Field

I'm looking to query my posts via a custom field that I've created on my page. But the custom field is an array of values. So the custom field 'country' could look like this country => ...
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WP-API: get posts in multiple categories

Let's say, I have two categories, 'color' and 'temperature'. Each one has a number of sub-categories. Wordpress does great job displaying posts in requested categories when I go to URL like this one: ...
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query_posts with meta_value

I have category 'news' http://localhost/foldername/news, for each 'news' posts I have custom field called 'years' and is set up as a Text Field. I have 2 values assigned n different posts '2013' and ...
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How exclude 3 latest posts of a category in query_posts

I am newbie in wordpress development, and usually I use query posts with simple commands. I have a slider in home page which shows 3 latest posts form 'featured' category. I have also a news box ...
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Multiple loops without repeating content

I have a second loop on a page where I want to display posts from the same category as the present post but excluding the present post. I have a loop that displays all the posts from the same ...
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Make tag archive display post are ordered by post format

I would like to set up an archive page for tags where posts are displayed separated depending on post format, first post-format-aside then an archive with all posts except the posts already displayed, ...
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Post Rank on Single Post page based on custom field

As per my previous question. How to show posts rank based on custom field value It works perfect on homepage as I wanted. Now I want to show the same rank in single post pages also.
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How to get Custom post type by related category ID

I have created a custom post types in function.php file. I has created 4 categories on Service menu section, aa, bb, cc and dd, I try to get a latest 5 post for specific category but I can archive ...
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Inserting two categories

I am trying to define two categories together in a post. please tell me where i am doing wrong. 'post_author' => $user_id, 'post_status' => 'pending', ...
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No duplicate tags by category

I have script to show list tags from category and works very well. <ul class="inline-list"> <?php query_posts('category_name=lain-lain'); if ...
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How to achieve an elegant way when using ajax to get data for a table in WordPress?

I'm working on the update for a website which wasn't originally developed by me. The task is to have a table on a main page and, if you move a slider with value on it (100, 200, ... 1000), the table ...
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Get posts by category or author

I want to get posts from a particular category or if the post by a particular user . It seems we could only have AND condition in wordpress . I know the below code is wrong but this is what I need to ...
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WP_Query Posts by Metadata from Option Tree

I am doing a WP_Query trying to filter out the posts by Metadata. $args = array( 'ignore_sticky_posts'=> 1, 'post_type' => 'post_projects', 'post_status' => 'publish', ...
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Use one column per category

I dont typically do wordpress development, though I am a PHP developer, so I get those concepts. I apologize if this has been asked and answered already. I looked through the questions as they ...
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Display custom tags on pages that have a specific page parent

I would like to use Using the WP_Query or Query_Posts method. I'm currently using the query_post method. $terms_array = array(); if ($strurl == "somesite.com"){ $resparent = "18219"; //Page ID ...
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Best way to create a search for custom post type by custom field values

I have a custom post type called people. I want to have 3 search fields for; first-name, middle-name and last-name I was thinking about creating a page with my own search boxes and use query_posts: ...
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Pagination on page.php with wp_query and query_posts

I'm trying to get pagination to work on a custom page.php and this has been kicking my butt... here is my site Here is my code: <!-- Page Blog Body Start ...
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Show different content in the same URL

I have a blog powered by Wordpress. I need to show different contents in a same webpage according to the date. Say I have few posts with the url format: domain.com/post-01022015, ...
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Dynamic category name in query post

I want to make the following query_posts to use the current page's category name. For example, the user is located at: examplesite.com/category/apples/, and i want to use "apples" and for a different ...
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Sort / Filter Queries

I'm working on a website, that showcases products, and now I'm working on the query part. Basically I want to have one page, that displays a list of products as a normal query, and then on top of the ...
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Modify theme to get page excerpts on front page

I am trying to modify this theme so that the Latest News section shows excerpts from 3 specific pages (for example, /page1, /page2, /page3) instead of 3 most recent posts. This is the relevant code ...
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Counter is skipping post when I still want it visible [closed]

I am showing the 5 latest posts on my homepage. I am using a count so that on the 3rd post it shows a div which will be completely seperate to the blog posts. However rather than the 3rd post ...
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Infinite scoll on search page not working

i have implemented infinite scroll feature to my custom wordpress theme which is working fine on home/index page but i search page of my theme the infinite scroll is not working properly. The Problem ...
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Reset Wordpress Post Query to default

i am in a situation, i am creating a custom wordpress theme but i am stuck over something. in my index/home page, firstly i am displaying 6 posts by category like below <?php $posts = ...
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get_page_by_title() not working if special characters are present

get_page_by_title works fine on plain text title. but when it comes to smart quotes and symbols like # it doesn't work. It fails to find post with the given title. For Example:- ...
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Custom search SQL Query to add custom field in result

I have to write my own MySQL query since I haven't found a good way to do it within wordpress functionality. I want the search query to search trough post_title / post_content & meta_key ...
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Modify WordPress loop after it has been run

I am trying to build a category page that displays 8 posts from the category, but when the user clicks on "Read More" (which does an Ajax request and displays more posts), I would like the loop to ...
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How to ensure that is_search() return false after query_posts

I know I am not supposed to use query_posts The thing is I have a program that already do that. query_posts(""); echo "is_search():" . is_search(); query_posts("s=kucing"); echo "is_search after():" ...