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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Achieving pagination with `query_posts`

I'm using query_posts to build a list of posts from a single category, and I'm trying to add pagination to this setup. Here's my code: <ul> <h1><?php the_title(); ?></h1> ...
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'category__and' for custom taxonomy?

I've a custom post type 'post-type-x' and three custom taxonomies attached with it 'taxonomy-1', 'taxonomy-2' and 'taxonomy-3'. I want to retrieve all the posts that have custom taxonomies ...
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Getting images from media library and get_the_date() not working

I've got a function to display all images in the media library on a page. I would like to display the date of each image, but using get_the_date() only returns today's date. Here is the code I'm ...
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Adding conditional content to single post-type template

I have a new custom post type set up that will be where an online copy of our email newsletter lives, like any web-based archive of newsletters. I am trying to create a conditional statement to add ...
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Multi row post list

I'm trying to create a 'two posts per row grid'. Here is the template i made: <div class="row"> <div class="span2"> <?php get_sidebar(); ?> </div> <div ...
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Custom Fields & Posts

I've got one template, which I use on many different pages. The problem is that I want to show different posts according to their "pagename" category. Ex. "About" is going to show "About category" ...
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Checking for two categories in query_posts

How can I check two category_name values in the following query_post? <?php query_posts('category_name=recent-work&posts_per_page=1'); if (have_posts()) : while (have_posts()) : ...
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Post Filter clearing on pagination $_post

I have a form, in which users can select what taxonomy they want the posts filtered by. It works fine except that it doesn't paginate. When I click on the next page of results, it clears the query. ...
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Get posts between custom dates

I created an event CPT and a meta box with a date. I saved the date as post_meta in the form dd.mm.yyyy. Now I want to create a shortcode that queries all posts which's dates meet the condition ...
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Multiple instances of query_posts

I need to have 8 of these on a single page. Each post list will be in its own numbered switch tab. Is there a better, more efficient way of doing it? <div id="tab1"> <div ...
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Order posts alphabetically: how to set order=asc in mysql query?

I have this function: global $wpdb; // adjust the query to fit your needs $posts = $wpdb->get_results( $wpdb->prepare( "SELECT * FROM $wpdb->posts WHERE post_type = 'post' ...
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Alter post order on taxonomy template

I have a taxonomy template that is returning the correct posts (actually a custom post type) but I want to alter the order in which the posts are displayed. However, nothing I've tried will change the ...
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Custom category search box for WordPress

I've seen plugins that add an additional drop down list of categories to the standard WordPress search bar, however this doesn't really help me at all. My site has a lot of posts in a lot of ...
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Pagination broken on is_front_page()

I'm trying to display the first image attachment from each post on the front page of the site. This code below works on other pages, however pagination does not work on is_front_page(). First page ...
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4 posts per page from single category

I've been trying to display posts that I've categorized as "news-categories". My goal is to only display 4 posts on sidebar of "cbs-news" slug underneath "news-categories" category. By below mention ...
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Twitter bootstrap carousel multiple items in carousel

I'm pulling in posts from a specific category using twitter bootstrap carousel rotator. I've looking into double loops but I can't figure out how to implement it. Here is my loop: $query = array( ...
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Error sending array of inputs

Hello I am getting a Error of the Wordpress includes, this error appears when I post the multiple values of a taxonomy <form role="search" method="post" id="searchform" action="<?php echo ...
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WP_Query articles order by offset in collumns

The code below wants to show a list of articles in two collumns. <?php $i = 0; $the_query = new WP_Query( 'showposts=35&offset=0' ); while ($the_query -> have_posts()) : ...
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While loop articles - if statement order

I want to show a list of articles, but I want to show in the 1st place my second article and after it the last. Eg: Article 1 Article 2 Article 3 Article 4 to be: Article 2 Article 1 Article 3 ...
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Use WP_Query or query_posts() or get_posts() for optimizing a site?

I have read other answers, but I don't understand which is more fast (the best and simple for slow server running)? I have a website with over 1 000 000 hits /day and a slow server with limitations ...
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Return category slug / title from category ID

I have a custom field set up that returns the category ID of a chosen category, I'm looking to use this category ID to show, in one instance: category slug, and another instance: category title. The ...
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How can I sort homepage by a meta value?

I am trying to sort my home page posts by a custom meta value. I've been told I should use pre_get_posts but I seem to not be implementing it correctly. This is what I am doing: ...
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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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do more action after I publish a post

I am using wordpress3.5, I need to write post information to a file after I publish a post successfully. What I am not know is When I click Publish button, what function wordpress invoke to save ...
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how to get the top 10 popular blogs

Our wordpress sites have many many users, each of them have an blog account, they can write posts,comments and so on. Now I want to find out the top 10 popular blogs, according to or order by ...
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post-per-page and offset not working

This is my code, why cant i get post per page and offset result ?. <?php $myquery['tax_query'] = array( 'relation' => 'OR', 'posts_per_page' => 3, 'offset' => ...
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how could I get the pagination as I want to when query posts using get_posts function

I am using WP3.5, and I have a post_list.php which will show all the posts order by post date DESC. Everything is ok except pagination. I have 15 posts, for test purpose, I want to every page show 2 ...
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Wordpress Query based on random taxonomy

I am banging my head to get this solved, would appreciate if any one can help The scenario is, I have a WordPress site related to books. I have a custom taxonomy named "History Books" sluged as ...
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Using OR conditions in meta_query for query_posts argument

I have searched high and low for this but I cant seem to locate anything. I am trying to filter some results and when I make an args array like this and pass it to query_posts I noticed that the ...
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why the same code got different results when using query_posts in functions.php and index.php

I am using WordPress 3.5, and my blog sites have many registered users. After they log in, I want them to see just their own posts, not others. So I added this to my functions.php, but I get a blank ...
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Retrieve only posts from a specific user in wp-admin/edit.php

I create a role and set capabilities for a group of user. $userdata = array( //something ); $uid = wp_insert_user($userdata); if(!empty($uid)){ $blogger = new WP_User($uid); //add role ...
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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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Show Posts From Same Category OR Same Tag

Assume a post is categorized in "Fruit" and tagged with "Apple". The following code shows posts with category "Fruit" AND tag "Apple" $args = array( 'tag__in' => $tag_in, ...
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get_the_title outputs title until spacing; it does not get full length of title

If I have a post with a spacing in it (like: Hello World), than get_the_title shows me only "Hello" as a link and not the whole permalink. I already tried using a substring to get it done, but it did ...
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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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Paginate pages with dynamic query

I have a wordpress page that has a series of listings and a searchbox at the top. The search allows the user to filter posts by creating a custom WP_Query object based on what they selected. I am ...
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Displaying and Querying Posts with Featured image

I have added Featured image support for my posts by adding the following in the functions.php add_theme_support('post-thumbnails'); I created 3 posts with Featured Image and i want to display them ...
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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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WP-Snap too slow (caused by WP_Query?)

I have a website with 10.000 posts... WP Snap alphabetizes the posts and puts it out with WP_Query, but it is slow as hell, which is very frustrating. My question would be: what can I do about it? ...
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WP Build-In Post selector for CPT

I'm quite sure to remember any WP build-in function that generates post selector based on several args (post_type, etc.) like on the nav-menus admin page, here a screenshot: Is there something like ...
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WP_query parameters for date range

I'm using the events manager plugin to create custom posts for events. I do not have a need for a blog, so I modified my theme's index.php file (using a child theme) for its query to retrieve the ...
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Advanced Custom Fields Post Object

I am looking to create a custom proposal system with WP and ACF. I created 3 custom post types. Proposal Objectives Proposal Items Proposals I created some custom fields in ACF to include in ...
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Integrating post archive wtih another source and preserving date ordering

I'm pulling posts from Instagram into the WP basic archive view; but I want things to display in order of date, and not screw up paging (too much). The outcome should look like this: BLOG POST JUNE ...
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wordpress taxonomy query posts

I have categories and sub -categories with same name.. but I want to show only the categories which is on the top level and not in the sub categories $qry=query_posts( array( 'post_status' ...
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Passing a varible from jQuery to PHP

I have a a bunch of li's that are a blog but i want to show them enlarged in a colorbox. Therefore I need to know which li I clicked so I can get that ID and use that in my query to get all the date ...
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Pagination linking to first page

I have created a query which work correctly and displays the pagination correctly. However when clicking the links /products/category/application-range/page/2 the page will load and go back to ...
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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 to implement time filter to show random post 1 month for one category and 3 months for other categories

I started to work on one website after another developer and there is problem with his "popular widget" which is basically showing 3 random posts from category. There is some Switch statement which is ...
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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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query posts in wordpress

I want to filter my query results just before the_loop starts in word press. I only want the results having term_id or term_taxonomy_id equal to 1. ...