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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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:- ...
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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: ...
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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 ...
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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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query_posts with offset breaks pagination

I have this code in my front-page.php template: <?php if (get_query_var('paged')) { $paged = get_query_var('paged'); } elseif (get_query_var('page')) { $paged = get_query_var('page'); } ...
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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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Posts per Page on custom Taxonomy Template

I'd like to show 20 posts on my custom tax template, using this filter: function customize_customtaxonomy_archive_display ( $query ) { if ( ( $query->is_main_query()) && ( is_tax() ) ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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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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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Wordpress Query showing multiple titles

I have written a query to display in a jquery slider (nivo) however it appears that it is showing all the posts and not just one at a time This is my code: <div class="slider-wrapper ...
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custom query to get posts

I want to create custom links like mydomain.com/custom_page/cat=ABC&tag=XYZ So that when a user clicks on the link s/he can see all posts in the category 'ABC' having tag 'XYZ' For this I've ...
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Read more doesnt work with query posts

The tite says it all. If I comment out the query_posts it works, if I don't it doesn't. <?php // retrieve one post with an ID of 1 query_posts('p=27'); global $more; $more = 1; ?> <?php ...
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Multiple Query_Posts

I am trying to put a query_posts inside a WP_query. Anything after my query_posts doesn't work properly. Here is my code. What am I doing wrong? <?php $args = array( 'post_type' => ...
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Advanced WP Query and/or

I'm trying to create an advanced, reusable query function. I need to query by category OR a category + a tag. I know how to do this with custom fields (meta queries) but how do I do it with simple ...
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get_next_posts_link() stops displaying at page 4

Please start by taking a look at this quick video: http://www.screenr.com/8vSH The problem: get_next_posts_link() disappears on page 4. That is, the "go to older posts" link disappears once I am in ...
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How to get all post titles starting with numbers and symbols?

I want to get all posts which are starting with a number (0-9) or symbols, in a list. I managed to get it work for letters, but this one is harder for me. Can someone help me out please? I tried ...
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How to inject a post within a loop

I'm trying to inject a post while the loop is running. This post will be injected on a condition, so if(x == j){ //inject post here } I see this would seem easy to do, but i have a posts_per_page ...
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Filter posts by multiple checkbox categories

I would like to set up a widget to filter my post by categories. Let's say, I do have two different categories, "Countries" and "length of stay" with sub categories. Here is an example of what I have: ...
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How can I change the publish date based on a custom field?

How can I change the publish date based on a custom field? Author uses a date picker to choose the date for journal entry. The date is used to make a list of all the users journal entries. I can ...
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How to get alphabetic listing x other posts, based on first letter post?

Let's say I have a post called "Hello World" and I am on that page... Let's say I have different posts like "Haaaa" and "Hoooo".... What I want to do is showing Haaa and Hooo in a different place (let ...
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Transfer taxonomy to custom field

I have a blog with movie critics and I'm using many taxonomies to add some informations about the movies, like director, actors or it's year. Using taxonomies is really useful to display all movies ...
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Query specific posts per user selections from dropdown menus

This may be a little different than most people do. I'm trying to show certain posts that are determined by 4 different "categories." I have a large database table full of "products" (I'm using the WP ...
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Search a title word through query_posts (not the exact match)

We're working on a database with personal data from different sportsmen such as name, height, weight, etc. We've managed to build a detailed filter through query_posts. Every filter field is working ...
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What's the best way to show custom post types? With page template it's not perfect!

I created a custom post type with name career. I would like to know what's the best way to list the posts. I created a page template with a query inside, but the pager is invisible. I don't know ...
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Creating pages and getting their values from the database table

I need to make inquries from my new website. I want to know whether Wordpress is capable of this: Say it I have such a table: CREATE TABLE IF NOT EXISTS `mytable` ( `id` int(11) NOT NULL ...
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Adding Category Argument into an Array for WordPress Query

I'm new to customizing WordPress and am looking to query an array of posts within a certain category. I have a display that's showing an array of all posts from the site: $arguments = array( ...
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Wordpress plugin not eching popular posts

I created a plugin in wordpress to show popular posts, but this is not returning the post and number of comments properly. Even I have comments in my post(approved as well, so this is not the case) ...
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How to apply order on custom taxonomy and custom meta key on custom post type

Here is the code in am using $arg= array( 'post_type' => 'vr_listing', 'tax_query' => array( array( 'taxonomy' => 'vr_listing_status', 'field' => ...
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Counter code for paginated category pages in wordpress

I am trying to customize the category template whereby I wish to show the ordered list of 10 posts on each page. I am using the following code in the loop: <?php $counter = 1; ...