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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Use one column per category

I dont typically do wordpress development, though I am a PHP developer, so I get those concepts. I apologize if this has been asked and answered already. I looked through the questions as they ...
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Display custom tags on pages that have a specific page parent

I would like to use Using the WP_Query or Query_Posts method. I'm currently using the query_post method. $terms_array = array(); if ($strurl == "somesite.com"){ $resparent = "18219"; //Page ID ...
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Best way to create a search for custom post type by custom field values

I have a custom post type called people. I want to have 3 search fields for; first-name, middle-name and last-name I was thinking about creating a page with my own search boxes and use query_posts: ...
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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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Getting movie and serial on actor page

I'm building a cinema site, I came with a problem, let me explain: Movies- are stored in Post's Actors- are stored in Post Type - persoane ( taxonomy= lista) Serials - are stored in Post Type - ...
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BSI Car Rental System not working with Theme

On this page: http://www.londonautomotive.net/vehicle-hire/ Getting the following error when trying to book a car hire: Warning: trim() expects parameter 1 to be string, array given in ...
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Pagination on page.php with wp_query and query_posts

I'm trying to get pagination to work on a custom page.php and this has been kicking my butt... here is my site Here is my code: <!-- Page Blog Body Start ...
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Show different content in the same URL

I have a blog powered by Wordpress. I need to show different contents in a same webpage according to the date. Say I have few posts with the url format: domain.com/post-01022015, ...
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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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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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How to query and group posts by category?

/* * Loop through Categories and Display Posts within */ $post_type = 'post'; // Get all the taxonomies for this post type $taxonomies = get_object_taxonomies( array( ...
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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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Getting custom post type info using get_adjacent_post

This is an example of how I'm grabbing images from my custom post type now, using query_posts(); // query_posts stuff made up here. $my_array = get_custom_field('image:to_array', 'to_image_array'); ...
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Query posts: how to exclude results if post is in multiple categories

Say I have 3 categories: A, B, C, and another category D that posts in A,B,C can also be assigned to. D is to denote the featured post for the category, and theoretically only one post for each (A, ...
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Modify theme to get page excerpts on front page

I am trying to modify this theme so that the Latest News section shows excerpts from 3 specific pages (for example, /page1, /page2, /page3) instead of 3 most recent posts. This is the relevant code ...
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Querying custom posts and regular posts

I want to populate the "Greenway News" box on this page with the three latest headlines from the site's Press section AND blog. The blog is a regular WP blog and I am currently using this code to get ...
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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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When should you use WP_Query vs query_posts() vs get_posts()?

It seems like half the tutorials in the Codex and around the blogosphere use query_posts() and half use WP_Query. What's the deal?
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get_query_var('paged') always returns empty

Putting this up after having hit a brick wall for possible solutions. Have a site with quite a few custom post types and associated custom taxonomies. To help make things easy, I'm using a unified ...
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Counter is skipping post when I still want it visible [closed]

I am showing the 5 latest posts on my homepage. I am using a count so that on the 3rd post it shows a div which will be completely seperate to the blog posts. However rather than the 3rd post ...
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How do I create my own nested meta_query using posts_where / posts_join?

Some of my posts (not all) have a price as a meta key/value. Today I use the pre_get_posts action so that my users can search for prices that are between a certain value. This is the code that I'm ...
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Include a specific post to the query_posts and remove it if it is already in the returned list

Bare with me. Firstly, here is my whole script for my featured slider articles: <div id="featured" class="<?php if ( $responsive ) echo 'flexslider' . $featured_auto_class; else echo ...
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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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Change or update WordPress loop based on dropdown selection

I have a Contact Us page which is showing 9 locations on the sidebar by querying the custom post type "Distributors." I want the user to be able to use a drop down that is populated by the taxonomy ...
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Loading post content in FancyBox

I got a tricky question. I have created a custom post type whose posts I would like to display in a scrolling carousel. The carousel will only display the title, the excerpt and a "read more" button. ...
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Sort Posts by Multiple Meta Values [duplicate]

1) Custom Post Type named "Buying_Locations" 2) Each Post has three meta values of: State, City, Store Name QUESTION: How can you show a list of these posts sorted alphabetically by State, then ...
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Reset Wordpress Post Query to default

i am in a situation, i am creating a custom wordpress theme but i am stuck over something. in my index/home page, firstly i am displaying 6 posts by category like below <?php $posts = ...
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Infinite scoll on search page not working

i have implemented infinite scroll feature to my custom wordpress theme which is working fine on home/index page but i search page of my theme the infinite scroll is not working properly. The Problem ...
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340 views

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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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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How to optimize 'select found_rows()' query? Several 'high load average' alerts daily

I have 5,000 regular posts, 6,000 posts in one post type and 2,000 posts in another post type. Needless to say, that has made the wp_posts table quite large. Not to mention, I have custom taxonomies ...
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query_post by title?

is it possible to create a loop of posts using WP_Query or query_posts using the title? ie $args = array('post_title'='LIKE '.$str.'% '); $res = WP_Query($arg); // the loop... // trying this ...
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Some posts appear in duplicate with paginated query

I'm querying a custom post type with some custom post meta, and then output the results. This is the query: $paged = (get_query_var('paged')) ? get_query_var('paged') : 1; $properties_query = array( ...
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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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Custom search SQL Query to add custom field in result

I have to write my own MySQL query since I haven't found a good way to do it within wordpress functionality. I want the search query to search trough post_title / post_content & meta_key ...
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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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How to ensure that is_search() return false after query_posts

I know I am not supposed to use query_posts The thing is I have a program that already do that. query_posts(""); echo "is_search():" . is_search(); query_posts("s=kucing"); echo "is_search after():" ...
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alter $post variable in main query as soon as possible [duplicate]

I'm using WP with WooCommerce. For some purpose, I want to load a predefined static page (e.g. with id=5) whenever the user enters a product page (e.g. www.mysite.com/?product=my-product), by ...
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query_posts adding extra code to homepage

I've made a custom post type "brands". I have a custom template that display's these brands on this page: http://www.southernms.com/new/brands/ I also want these brands added to the homepage. So I am ...
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pre_get_post alter current post id

For some purpose, we want to apply a change to the Wordpress flow that affect's WooCommerce product page being displayed. When a product page is displayed (e.g. www.mysite.com/?product=my-product), ...
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Multiple search queries on one page

I need to display results of three different search queries on one page. More precisely, there is a searchbox on my page where a user enters a search phrase. Once the search phrase is submitted, I ...
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How to order posts by modified date without using 'query_posts'?

I have an example basic wordpress theme template here for you. First, please take a quick look at it to get an idea. <?php get_header(); ?> <div id="primary"> <div ...
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Creating attachments archive in tags and categories

Per this question (How to create an attachments archive with working pagination?), I've been using the following function to have archive pages display attachments as well as pages and posts. It was ...
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How can I make Pagination Work on a WordPress Static Front Page

I have this pagination function I have been using on traditional post listing pages. But on my home page I have a section where I have post listings and I want to paginate them but it is not working. ...
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Query Multiple Post types each with own meta query

I have 2 post types: lets say products and product_variations. I'd like to be able to modify the query via pre_get_posts to get all product with meta_keys "_visible" = "true" and "_available" = "true" ...
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Query Products & Store IDs in array

I'm attempting to query Products in WooCommerce and return their IDs as an array that can be used to filter conditionally. I'm using ACF Pro to add custom fields into the product, for which I'm then ...
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Unable to display multiple post types in same query (WPML WP_Query)

I'm sure there's some very easy explaination for this, but I'm stuck. I am just trying to put a nice, simple recent posts element on the front-page of a site and for some reason when I try to use: ...
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How to query_posts using meta_query to orderby meta_key AND have a secondary sort by date?

I've been troubleshooting an issue over the past few days and keep going in circles. Could really use a fresh pair of eyes to help me answer this question... So I'm working with a wordpress site ...
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Get the page that have particular value in advanced custom field

All my pages have advanced custom field called : “Program slug” I would like to get link to the page that have particular value in that custom field. For example : Want to get link to the page that ...
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Display posts of the last 7 days

I'm trying to display the 5 best rated posts of the last week (7 days) on my website, however I can't seem to figure out how to display them. Here's what I've achieved so far but it doesn't seem to ...