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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Display 2nd category, only once, as sub-heading, in the loop

I have a Custom Post Type ("Rental"). I am using the code from this article I found to display Rental custom posts on a page, with the Categories of a custom Taxonomy ("Region") as headings between ...
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WordPress custom post type queries

I'm using custom post types and listing them in single-[customposttype].php?type=example <?php if (have_posts()) : while(have_posts()) : the_post();the_content(); endwhile; endif; ?> Now I ...
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query_posts clarification needed

I understand for the most what query_posts does and how it works. I also know it's not good practice to use it. But I would like to know exactly what the "$posts" variable does in this setup: ...
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Optimising specific Query with ACF meta objects

Is there any way I can improve the following query without touching the server, as it's taking around 5-6 seconds to execute, the SQL is outputing as: SELECT wp_posts.* FROM wp_posts INNER JOIN ...
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post by Category not working after setting 4 post per page

I am trying to show 4 posts on my homepage that is working fine but whenever i click on sidebar post categories it still shows the 4 post from homepage i.e the filter doesnot works and it shows 4 post ...
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Order posts by ACF checkbox

I would like to order the posts (archive.php) by listing the ones with the ACF checkbox "Premium" first, could someone please offer some advice?:) This is what I've tried so far: <?php echo ...
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display news with pictures 3 small and one large (loop)

I'm trying to put 4 news with pictures 3 small and one large, have gotten displaying them but the "large" is repeated with the last "small" <?php $b=1; $args = array( ...
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Query Posts with meta_query key in array

I am trying to query posts using meta_query to get a series of dates stored as an array in the key repeat_intervals. I am able to query the first date using the following: global $post; query_posts( ...
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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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Query post order by post and desc not working

I have a query that displays post the order of the post 1 to 10 and front-end added: <?php print intval( $post->menu_order );?>º there shows 1º, 2º, 3º ... 10º must reverse the display but ...
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How to use filter hook posts_join for querying taxonomy terms in posts_where?

For the last few hours, I have been trying to use the filter hooks posts_where and posts_join to search for posts based on taxonomy terms, in this case, the taxonomy is 'category' and the term is ...
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WP_Query condition affects posts_per_page count

I'm trying to create a new WP_Query that displays the last 5 posts from cat 1 that doesn't have a thumbnail. This actually works: <?php $the_query = new WP_Query( 'cat=1&posts_per_page=5' ); ...
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List children on child post

I have a custom post type with children posts. If I'm viewing one of the children post how can I list other children posts that uses the same parent?
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List all posts in taxonomy term

I have a custom post type called anime and a taxonomy called series. If I view any post and that post belongs term Banana it should list all the posts in term Banana in a dropdown list. Here's the ...
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Wrong post title displayed from loop

I'm building my own theme. I have a page set for my blog (with a template that I made) which I'd like to just display a few of my posts. It uses the following loop: <?php ...
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Advanced Custom Fields shows all posts

My ACF plugin shall only show posts with my organisation type = socialbusiness. Somehow it doesn't even care about my meta_query, it also doesn't care about the categories I selected (it shows "blog" ...
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2 queries with counters

I have 2 loops on a page both containing a counter to implement slightly different code every 6 posts. For some reason though the second loop is implementing the different code sometimes after 4 items ...
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query_posts different amount of posts per page [duplicate]

I have a posts_per_page query to paginate multiple post types, which works great! Now though, as it paginates it to show (in this case) 100 posts per page, I'm wondering if you can show 100 on page ...
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Query all post types but limit to parents

I'm building a site with several post types and am using a single index.php to query the archive for each one in turn. One of these post types is hierarchical and I'd like to just query the parent. I ...
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post_parent array doesn't work

I have a problem. I created a shortcode to show a galerie. I used query_posts to fetch all posts of a parent post and get the data from there: function galerie_baureihe() { $parent_id = ...
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get “read more” with custom DB query like you would with WP Query

I am using a custom database query to fetch posts. In the post I have a break tag, which is displayed as <!--more--> in the database wp_posts table, but I can't get it to output like I would if ...
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List posts in alphabetical order

What I'm trying to achieve is to set the list shown in alphabetical order. Any thoughts on how i can successfully achieve this? I have pasted the snippet below for reference. <ul ...
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limit number of post for achive page

Im trying to limit the number of post for my archive page, in a specific category. I've manage to display post from just the category I desire, However, if i setup a loop to limit the number of ...
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Create “archives by year and week” by category template

I'm trying to figure out a problem quite tuff; I explain myself; I have my pages ( which are in fact a category template). I take for example this website: http://www.irishpost.co.uk/ Where the ...
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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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Order posts by condition

I need to get 15 posts. If there are any with a tag featured, I want them to be first. If there are none, I want the rest to be random posts. My idea was to sort posts based on a condition ...
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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 do I make query use exact post title

I am creating a custom search query in wordpress and the post title isn't matching. I want it to say the posttitle and the firstname have to be exact matches, or nothing should come up under the ...
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ascending order custom post type

I'm trying to sort a custom post type in ascending order (instead of the default descending). Registering the post type like so: function codex_custom_init() { register_post_type( 'calendar', ...
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Improve or optimize a very slow query

I have a fairly large database - 113,299 rows in wp_posts and 216,0649 rows in wp_postmeta. There is one custom query that I run after a post is added or edited, which appears in MySQL's slow-log ...
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Show single posts date, in a page of posts

In a page of posts, how do I show their date, instead of the page date? I have no php knowledge. Let's say I want to show the single posts date here, instead to the single posts title. <?php ...
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Get post ids from WP_Query?

Is there a way I can retrieve an array of post ids queried from the following: $latest = new WP_Query( array ( 'orderby' => 'rand', 'posts_per_page' => 3 )); if ( ...
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Inserting custom data to the_post() during loop

I have some posts on my WordPress site, and let's say I want to add a random number for each post with $num as key and random() as value. Then I want to access them with something like: $post->num ...
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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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Order by meta value, pro first, then free

query_posts($query_string . '&meta_value=pro&orderby=rand'); I get pro list with random, but I want pro as well as free, but with pro list first, then meta_value free list. I also set ...
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Ordering posts alphabetically by meta keys and title

I have a query for custom posts and I have managed to order the results alphabetically based on the title first then a 2nd alphabetical ordering of the 1st of 2 meta keys "Species". This works great. ...
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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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Sort Posts By Custom Field Date

I know it's not a new question, but everything I found fails to sort my posts. I simply want to sort 30 posts that have a custom field, let's say "album_date_sort", by the date entered in its value. ...
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Why I obtain this WP_Query strange behavior trying to select posts having a specific tag?

I have the following problem with featured tag posts I have a page of a website in wich I want to show only the posts that have setted a specific tag (using the loop). So in this page I have put ...
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Why I have this strange behavior when I try to exlude the featured post from posts visualization?

I am quite new to WordPress theme development and I have a strange behavior with this custom theme on which I am working: http://lnx.asper-eritrea.com/ As you can see in the home page I have 2 areas ...
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Query_post does not get the post_content

When I use before a loop query_posts( '%cat=4'); I get everything, including the post_content field, but when I use the code from here: http://codex.wordpress.org/Function_Reference/query_posts ...
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Get postlist for each category using query_posts?

<?php $cat_name=array('Breaking News Stories', 'Call-out', 'Featured Story', 'Standard Stories'); $count=count($cat_name); /*Get category_id by its name*/ for($i=0; $i < $count; $i++) { ...
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Warning: urlencode() expects parameter 1 to be string, array given in and not getting the preffered output

Warning: urlencode() expects parameter 1 to be string, array given in D:\xamppp\htdocs\sample\wp-includes\formatting.php on line 3690 When I try to give the category_name in the query_post, ...
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query post limits

function posts_limit_fn($limit, $query, $custom_limit = ''){ if($custom_limit !== ''){ return $custom_limit; } return $limit; } this piece of code is executed into an AJAX ...
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posts_nav_link on single post template

I have a post type called journal and on the single-journal.php template I am querying the rest of the journal posts like so: <?php query_posts( array( 'posts_per_page' => 4, ...
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Filter RSS feed for custom post type to events for next 7 days only

I'm trying to create a custom RSS feed that shows posts from the custom post type 'events' for the next 7 days ahead only. The feed is already sorted by event start date order rather than published ...
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Query Custom Meta Value with Increment

I have a Query searching for a meta value I have added to my posts (meta-select). I have it feeding out in a loop with 4 results. Let's say I want this loop to start with the meta value "2" and work ...
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Why in this archive page that call query_posts() function show only the last 10 posts?

I am pretty new in WordPress theme development and I am finding 2 problem with this posts archive page: http://lnx.asper-eritrea.com/archivio/ The previous page have to show ALL the blog posts into ...
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Custom query posts error

I have the following code which display different things, that's why I'm using many filters in the query. The problem is that it displays the same thing, no matter the query from the switch. If I do ...
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Custom post query error

i have a ~46k rows in my wp_posts. All i want to do is to query the database that meet my queryes and display the resulted posts but my problem is that any query that i`m doing to the database it ...