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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number of posts per page + random + exclude categories

I have the following code in my home.php <?php query_posts($query_string . '&orderby=rand' . '&cat=-182,-184'); ?> query_posts seems not the best solution. What would be the best way ...
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Display trimmed version of the_post()

I am using the following code to display pages on one page and would like to trim the content of each page on this display to 50 words and include images that are attached to the page. How do I go ...
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Resetting a Query using wp_reset_query() or wp_reset_postdata() does not work

I am using ACF as related posts. I have the following code. <?php $post_objects = get_field('repeater_related_items'); if( $post_objects ): ?> <ul> <?php foreach( $post_objects ...
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Query Posts oder by Date

my query does not work as it should. This is my Code: wp_reset_query(); $paged = (get_query_var('paged')) ? get_query_var('paged') : 1; $args = array( 'post_type' => 'post', ...
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How can I list custom post by custom category?

From some references I wrote a code for create custom post type (journal) and taxonomy using following code. It works fine. Next I am add a new category from admin side for my custom post type ...
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Show previous month's posts

I've managed to loop through the current month's posts in January but I am trying to get the previous month's posts in December of the previous year. I think this is where the problem might be, that ...
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Wordpress Custom Query to show posts from last x years

I have found a way to show all posts from the current year with this code: <?php $today = getdate(); $lastyear = $today[ 'year' ]; $args = array( //'nopaging' => true, 'paged' => ...
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Multiple templates for custom post type

This is my setup: I have one post type called "products" and a page (page X) where I use wp_query to list all products, the_permalink(); returns the link to single-products.php. The goal is to use ...
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WordPress /page/2 not working

When clicking the next_posts_link it just shows the same posts as on page 1. It appears to work fine on the category pages and it is only affecting the homepage (home.php) Thanks! <?php ...
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get post excerpt by query

I'm trying to get post excerpt by query my code is below global $wpdb; $posts = $wpdb->get_results ("SELECT post_title, post_excerpt FROM $wpdb->posts WHERE post_status = 'publish' AND ...
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specific post is not excluded from the loop

I have registered a CPT and created archive-myCPT.php, here I want to exclude a specific post from the main loop. This is my code: <?php $query = new WP_Query( array( 'post_type' => ...
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WordPress query for most recent posts from multiple categories

I have 5 categories. I want to query each category and get a list of the most recent posts from them. I also only want single post from each category, with no duplicates. Is there a way to do this ...
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Display newest posts from multiple categories ordered by date

I have the categories listed below in my post post type. Category Name: Test 1 ID: 1 Category Name: Test 2 ID: 2 Category Name: Test 3 ID: 3 Category Name: Test 4 ID: 4 I'd like to retrieve for ...
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WP Query - Is this correct?

Trying to debug, getting headache so I want to ensure that I have placed the query args in the correct place. I want to sort/order all my posts based on "myvalue". if ( have_posts() ) : /* Start ...
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How can I list posts with different formats depending on order?

Let's say I have a regular main page listing posts, like in any regular WP blog. Now, I'd like to achieve this: if it's the first post in the list, use some layout, if second, another layout, if ...
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url_to_postid redirected posts

i wanna url_to_postid some urls, it work pretty fine but when it come to auto-redirected posts it fail to return postid. here is my example urls: http://animup.net/anime/kuroko-no-basket-2/ auto ...
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Adding a category at even positions on main loop with modified pagination

I have different categories showing over main loop. I want to add a specific category post at even positions of main loop. Example current post list with categories: cat1 cat1 cat1 cat1 required: cat1 ...
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why is pre_get_posts not working

function include_category( $query ) { if ( $query->is_home() && $query->is_main_query() ) { $query->set( 'cat', '3' ); } } add_action( 'pre_get_posts', 'include_category' ); I ...
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Query counting excluded category on paged loop

I have an Index.php with a basic loop with this query before: <?php $paged = (get_query_var('paged')) ? get_query_var('paged') : 1; $args = array( 'category_name' => 'work', ...
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query_posts orderby postmeta

I'm trying to retrieve a custom post type and order it by a custom date stored in postmeta. The custom date is a unix timestamp. The meta_query works correctly - it only retrieves posts with a ...
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How would I get 1 latest post from a query for 5 posts?

So I have a wp_query which is getting the 5 most recent posts from my Wordpress site. What I want to do is from within this query, grab the most recent post and show this as a sort of 'hero' post, and ...
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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'] )) { $post_information = array( ...
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What is the difference between “manage_{$post_type}_posts_columns” and “manage_edit-{$post_type}_columns”?

What is the difference between manage_{$post_type}_posts_columns and manage_edit-{$post_type}_columns? Could somebody explain what is the difference between these two approaches?
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Limitless amount of posts in custom archive page

I want to get rid of pagination completely on my custom archive, I want everything on 1 page. How can I do this? Currently I'm getting my posts with: <?php query_posts($query_string . ...
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Query Posts From Multiple Post Types

Is there an easier or more efficient way of querying posts from multiple post types by the date of which they were published? I read this question here: Using Query Posts With Multiple Post Types And ...
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Co-authors plus problems with query_post

I had a query_post that worked, aimed lists only posts by author own, but now that I updated wordpress stopped working. The query_post only works when you have only one author. I updated WordPress ...
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Styling every second Post differently? [duplicate]

I wanted to style every second post inside of a query post and I found a solution which nearly works. the thing is: it outputs just two posts (older ones will be igrnored) but i want to output ALL ...
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orderby:date not working

I have been searching for an answer and it seems like there are a lot of answers for the opposite issue. I am trying to sort by publish date, not by date modified, using this code: ...
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Only display posts with comments

I would like to query out only posts that have comments. So posts with comment_count = 0 won't show but anything above that will. This is what i query but it still picks out posts that doesen't have ...
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wp_query by last month + sort posts

I'm using the WordPress plugin 'I recommend this', it allows people to 'like' posts. The value is stored as a meta key, which we can query to generate a 'most recommended' page. Plugin -> ...
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get_posts and wp_autop (remove filter)

I just transformed my query_posts function in a get_posts function. Here is my old function: <?php // The Query query_posts( 'cat=170&showposts=4' ); remove_filter('the_excerpt', 'wpautop'); ...
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get_posts output always same post

I'm trying to output the last (chronologically) 4 posts having the tag (slug) "pp". <ul> <?php $args = array( 'posts_per_page' => 4, 'taxonomy' => 'tag', 'field' => 'slug', 'terms' ...
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How to limit the number of results for all query_posts on mysite

I have a huge number of posts and the pagination with no limits eats my server CPU and ram so I need a function to limit the number of posts for all query_posts on my site and I need this function to ...
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query_posts result differs from wp_query request result

I have a multisite Wordpress setup (3.5.1, I cannot risk updating) on which I am querying some posts after having switched to the correct blog. I have a query_posts function with the following ...
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Wordpress query_posts by tag doesn't work anymore(?)

I had this code running fine forever. Some days ago it just started outputting nothing (just the <ul></ul>). No errors in logs: <ul style="margin-left:0"> <?php ...
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how can I display all post using query_posts? [duplicate]

I created a template page to display my posts. My problem is I get 10 post on my page and after those 10 post i have option to click old entries and when I click it, I get the same post again instead ...
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How to show only the most recent post on my custom post type archive?

I have registered a custom post type and inside my archive-myCPT.php I want to retrieve just the current published post. Here is a relevant snippet from my archive-myCPT.php: <?php if( ...
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How to get current post id of a custom post type in a loop using template singel-{custom type}.php?

I have a custom post type template where am looping through all post. what i am trying is when i go to my custom post page i want to get the current post id in the loop. So i tried to check if the ...
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How to query post ids liked by the Author

I'm using wti_like plugin and this is how i get the number(count) of post liked by the author // Get the author object $author = get_user_by( 'slug', get_query_var( 'author_name' ) ); // Get the ...
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Set colors depending on category

I have this function which outputs the last 6 posts of categories 1 and 2. <ul> <?php query_posts('cat=1,2&showposts=6'); ?> <?php if ( have_posts() ) while ( have_posts() ) : ...
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post_name empty after wp_insert_post

I'm writing an external tool that inserts post in wordpress (I'm using the wordpress functions). I read also this discussion: wp_insert_post does not write my post_name But my problem is a little ...
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3 random images from custom post type, each in a div with a diffrent class

I'm trying to build a loop using query posts to display 3 featured images from the custom post type 'portfolio'. My problem is that each picture has to be in a div with a diffrent class, so i was ...
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How do I query_posts in cat=1 AND not in cat=2

Let's say I have 3 categories, College (cat=1), Corporate (cat=2), and Idea of the Week (cat=3) There is a home page for College and a home page for Corporate. On the College home page, in one ...
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Array in POST request -> is 404

I send array in post request <form action='<?php echo get_permalink(); ?>' method='POST'> <input type="hidden" name="question[]" value="<?php echo $question->ID ?>"> ...
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query_posts not working after wordpress 3.7 update

I recently updated to wordpress 3.7 and all of a sudden my posts page stopped working . it shows nothing and opens up a blank page . there is small code on that page and it stopped working . It was ...
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Join two wp_query

So, i have custom posts with this settings: Example 1: have meta_key "price" Example 2: have meta_key "no_price" So, i want to list this posts ordered by "price". I just want to join these two wp ...
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Return only custom post types for the page, not all

I'm currently working my way through some custom posts (for the first time). I'm managing to return the bits I need using this <div class="pagered"> <h1 ...
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Joining column from table to query_posts

This is more of a question to be sure that I am on the right track with how I want to do this. I am using a custom template that uses elements of theme to display products based on filter results. I ...
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query_posts ignores the argument

The query_posts totally ignores the day argument. I'm trying this: $day = date('j'); query_posts('day='.$day); if (have_posts()): while (have_posts()): the_post(); //show posts endwhile; ...
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If meta_key has value = 6 | Change the wp_posts.post_date to current date

I have three sections: 1-New posts 2-Trending posts 3-Hot Posts I'm using a Vote plugin and i sort every section like this: New Posts: $args = array( 'meta_query'=> array( array( ...