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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Too many posts cause slow load when paginating

I have about 10k posts and I made a page that lists all posts but it is paginated every 54posts. It gives 131 queries in 6.730 seconds which is pretty slow to load. Is there a way to make it load ...
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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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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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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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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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Have parent category contain only one post?

Projects <-contains basic info about projects -Proj1 <-detailed info about proj1 -Proj2 <-detailed info about proj2 -Proj3 <-detailed info about proj3 I have a post attributed to the ...
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Trying to package posts for republishing by partner offsite

I'm wondering if someone may be able to point me in the direction of a tutorial that can help me deliver my last X posts in X category as a javascript snippet to a publishing partner. I want to be ...
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Search: display all found matches inside post

I'm working on a custom search where I'm filtering results using custom taxonomies and categories. The search works but on the results I want to display every match inside the post, for example if I ...
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query_posts() doesn't seem to be called in my page

I've a problem with my query_posts() call. Here is my code: $results = $wpdb->get_results("SELECT post_id FROM " . $wpdb->postmeta . " WHERE meta_key = 'mashsb_shares' ORDER BY CAST(meta_value ...
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Modify query to exclude certain ids and certain parents and its corresponding children

I'm trying to modify an admin query where I need to exclude a few pages based on two conditions: Exclude based on certain titles Exclude based on certain pages, including its children pages To ...
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Filtering out child category posts from parent category archive not working

In this example cat 5 is the parent category, and 42 is a sub-category. I the main category 5 archive I don't want any posts from sub-category 42 displaying. Why isn't this working? function ...
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Main site single-property.php design, as homepage of a multisite

I've been researching how to do this for some time now, and I'm coming up short. I have my main blog, example.com, which we've created a custom post type of Property. I'm needing the exact layout and ...
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How to sort posts according to meta value?

How can I sort all the posts according to their meta value? I am using the below code: $args = array( 'meta_query' => array( array( 'key' => 'wpcf-stream', '...
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Sort Events by Venue Title - Sort Post set by related post ids

In wordpress, I am using The Events Calendar Plugin to host events. This includes two post types: events and venues. On an index page, I would like to list ALL events, but ordered by their ...
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How to provide meta_key array to wp_query?

I'm trying to build a wp_query, so far I've managed to get desired result using following query. $args = array( 'meta_query' => array( 'relation' => 'OR', array( //check if ...
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Improving WP_Query for performance when random posts are ordered

I have made a new query after I've asked a question about my query_posts code... you guys didn't find that great, so I decided to change that. I made this: $page = (get_query_var('paged')) ? ...
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How to order by datediff in WP loop?

I have a custom post type for events with a custom field named event_start_date, and I want to sort the archive loop according to the nearest event_start_date. In other words, the event with the ...
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All categories displays the same posts

Googled for hours and couldn't find solution anywhere. =) This solution doesn't work as well: Display all posts in current category Regardless of how I alter my query_posts - it always displays all ...
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how to exclude store in clipper theme wordpress code php

I need your help, I have exlude store in clipper theme how can I do. my code is not working, please help $cat_related = query_posts( array( 'post_type' => APP_POST_TYPE, 'post_status' =>...
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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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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 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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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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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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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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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:- get_page_by_title('...
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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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Way to cache a query for 24 hrs

Would like to show a random tip from tips category in wordpress and change it every 24hrs... is it possible? Here is my query // Random post link function randomPostlink(){ $RandPostQuery = new ...
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show latest authors blog post

how do you display the latest authors blog post? I have the below code: <?php $author = get_the_author(); $args = array( 'numberposts' => '1', 'author'=>$author ); $recent_posts = ...
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How to get main div html to print a list of posts inside?

I have created a function that lists custom post types with a specific term and prints the html. I'm using it as part of my plugin code. I reused part of this information: http://code.tutsplus.com/...
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Custom query - get_the_terms not work

I want to to show my customer works in a slide This is my query to show these works. I want to obtain the term of the taxonomy "idm_real_tax" for each custom type record. $query = new WP_Query($...
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query_posts() with multiple meta data comparisons

I have a bunch of posts belonging to category 6, each having the same meta fields. I'm interested in two fields in particular: "pce_monday_open" and "pce_monday_close", both of which have numeric ...
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Custom pagination generates title 404

I know it's a common problem, but I tried every solution appeared on this stackexchange. Every solution has failed (maybe because I'm still a newbie). I've this query on index.php page: if ( ...
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How to get only current images of a post

I am new to WordPress. I have created a template page where I want to show single posts, So to get media of that post I am using a function $args = array( 'post_type' => 'attachment', '...
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Wordpress - thumbnail image from youtube (function and loop)

Hi :D i need show thumbnails from youtube in homepage, i have a code for wordpress in function and the loop but not working thumbnail from youtube. What can be wrong with the code? Function Code: ...
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How do I control the fallback query after the original query returned cero posts?

I just figured out why WP developers expect you to create a separate 404.php page to control the output of that page. (and the silence about any attempt to do it otherwise) It's basically because ...
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query_posts orderby multiple ways

I have a problem with query_posts orderby multiple ways. I have in Wordpress one category where I need display first posts with have a rank and after display all posts by title. Below are working ...
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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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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 'ok'...
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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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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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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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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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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 3....
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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 -> http://...
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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'); /...