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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Browser Cache causes 'Orderby=rand' to return the same posts

I have a code that redirects users to a random post whenever they visit the homepage: if (have_posts()) { query_posts('orderby=rand'); while (have_posts()) { the_post(); ...
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Adding div after every two post on main loop! Why will first post not get counted?

So I am trying to add a div after every two posts in home.php and I almost followed the answer found here but changed it a bit to function with the rest of the theme. Now the problem is that in the ...
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Post Query Glitch Causing First Post to be Out of Order

My problem is that there is a stubborn post at the top of the set of returned posts that somehow isn't sorted with the rest of them. Despite upgrading to 3.9, this issue still persists. For ...
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Looping through a custom query makes WordPress assume another template [duplicate]

I am calling this code from my custom sidebar, in order to get related postings from the same category: query_posts(array( 'cat' => get_category_id(), 'showposts' => 5, 'post__not_in' ...
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Query_posts using two custom taxonomies not returning posts

If I remove 'relation' and one of the taxonomy arrays the corresponding posts are returned for each taxonomy but when I add the 'relation' = 'AND' no posts are returned. Is there a problem in my ...
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Filter post query to only show direct children of category

Google seems all purple on this subject, if you know what I mean. I've searched for this topic forever to find a solution. I want to build a finder/explorer feel to my categories, so when browsing to ...
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Pulling posts tagged with similar title name

I'm trying to pull in posts in a page that are tagged with the same page title. For example, if the page is called Banana Pants, then I can call all associated posts manually like this: <?php ...
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Retrieving 3 latest post from each of 5 different custom post types

I have 5 different custom post types. I am showing 15 latest post from them on my home page using following query: $query = new WP_Query( array ( 'posts_per_page' => 15, ...
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query_posts with sorting on a custom datestamp

I have a custom meta field that I want to use to sort with query_posts but its not ordering my posts properly since it is a datestamp (i.e. 04/21/2014) and its treating it like a normal text string. ...
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Problem with single-page for my custom post

I'm working on a website with a portfolio section, and I'm almost finished with this section, but I have a problem with the single page which is : whenever i click on any portfolio link, the single ...
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Display a query with multiple post types and same relationship on a single page

I am creating a client portal were my clients can maintain their projects and leave feedback in Wordpress. I have two custom post types called "Clients" and "Projects" and they each pull information ...
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Order post type by sum of two custom fields

I have a custom post type for vouchers. I've added two custom fields to this post type named "value_1" and "value_2". They both contain a number. (The first value will be applied at checkout, the ...
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Display specific posts on home page

Can someone please help me figure out if the "List category posts" plugin is the easiest solution to my problem: My goal is to be able to choose which posts are displayed on our homepage under ...
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Remove duplicated posts in the loop if post has more then one categorie

I have some posts with more then one categorie. In the post loop i get the post based on the selected categorie by the user. If the user select 2 categories where one post is assigned to, the loop ...
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How to query_post custom posts within default taxonomy?

I'm trying to query_post custom posts. It works very good with custom taxonomy, but not with default "category" taxonomy. I tried using "category_name" and "tax_query", but it doesn't work for me. ...
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get_the_title($postID) OR get_the_title()?

I would like to know which could be more performant between these two approaches of getting data of a post To use a loop after a WP_Query($aConditions) and use functions like get_the_title() ... and ...
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How to display posts by vote count and if no value continue with latest posts with no votes?

Maybe someone can help me with this. I want to display posts by votes. Users can only vote up. So what I want is - the most voted posts by vote count on top and then latest posts with no votes. The ...
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Different Ways to Query Custom Post Types?

I'm using this code to use custom post types like regular post: add_action( 'pre_get_posts', 'add_my_post_types_to_query' ); function add_my_post_types_to_query( $query ) { if ( is_home() && ...
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Pagination not working on template page

I have the following code, but it is not working. if ( get_query_var('paged') ) { $paged = get_query_var('paged'); } elseif ( get_query_var('page') ) { $paged = ...
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How to pass multiple checkbox values to wordpress query?

I am working on a website that has multiple check boxes and I want to show results based on what user has selected. There are about 16 check boxes for music, 8 check boxes for venues and 6 radio ...
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Remove Post if Advanced Custom Field is checked to fix paging

I'm trying to setup a query that filters through posts and removes ones that have an ACF field "archived" checked. Post queries are pretty foreign to me. ...
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322 views

How to echo the_title from an array of posts?

I'm trying to query wordpress post by using query_posts and trying to save them in an array so that I get retrieve the post from array. This is what I'm doing, $posts =array(); $args = ...
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How To Get Posts With A Specific Word

How to retrieve posts with a specific word in the loop. For example, I want to retrieve all posts with the title of the profile post (custom post type): ...
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Global post is always custom post type last post

my global $post is always taking the object of my custom post type "advertisement". So when i'm editing e.g. "Hello world" which post id is 1, it shows me post id of the last advertisement post. If ...
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Polylang fallback language does not get activated even with patch

<?php //my patched archive.php to display posts of a category get_header(); ?> <div id="content"> <?php global $wp_query; ...
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Custom Query With Multiple Meta Key Value

I am new with WordPress development and I have found this query and I want pass multiple key and value in this query. My Query is: $querydetails = " SELECT wposts.* FROM $wpdb->posts ...
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Ordering custom post type by custom field without a title

My custom posts don't have a title, rather they rely on custom fields, and all the solutions I've tried so far seem to work if the title is present. <?php $paged = (get_query_var('paged')) ? ...
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WP MS: How to query over the network

I have a WP 3.8.1 Multisite installation with 3 blogs, they're all in one db, prefixed wp_, wp_2_ and wp_3_. In a template in wp_ I try to to display all posts from wp_, wp_2_ and wp_3_ which have a ...
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ACF: post query, hide duplicate values [closed]

I'm querying an ACF field, and displaying all the results on the front-end like so— PHP: <ul class="category-menu-items"> <?php // args ...
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How to display a number of posts based on a Advanced Custom Field (ACF)

I have the following code working fine in my theme: <!-- Modify query object --> <?php query_posts('showposts=5&post_type=news'); ?> <!-- Start the Loop --> <?php if ( ...
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query post based on comparison

Each post in my site can be rated as 'good' , 'ok' , 'bad'. The values are stored in custom fields. I now need to show top 10 posts with maximum 'good' and it should not display posts with greater ...
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Custom post type blog pagination conflict

I have a custom post type called 'emp_case-studies' and it has a page archive. Here is the code for archive-emp_case-studies.php: <?php $blog = $wp_query; $wp_query= null; $args= null; ...
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Query a WordPress page by its title (which has a parent page)

I have created a wordpress query which takes the entire content from 1 particular page using the its title So far i have the following: <?php query_posts('pagename=features'); if (have_posts()) : ...
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Post per page not working

I have 2 parent categories are app and game. Beside them has child categories. My code get 6 post from 2 parent categories with orderby post date and order DESC, but post per page not working. Please ...
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Make query_post category name dynamic

I have a working funtion: <?php query_posts('category_name=category');?> I want to make the category name dynamic to reflect the page title. Something like this: <?php ...
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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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559 views

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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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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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 ...