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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Query Posts by Custom Field

I'm looking to query my posts via a custom field that I've created on my page. But the custom field is an array of values. So the custom field 'country' could look like this country => ...
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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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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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query_posts with meta_value

I have category 'news' http://localhost/foldername/news, for each 'news' posts I have custom field called 'years' and is set up as a Text Field. I have 2 values assigned n different posts '2013' and ...
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WP-API: get posts in multiple categories

Let's say, I have two categories, 'color' and 'temperature'. Each one has a number of sub-categories. Wordpress does great job displaying posts in requested categories when I go to URL like this one: ...
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Different number of posts on the front page

I want 5 posts on my front page but 10 posts on subsequent pages (page 2, 3, ..). In my Settings > Reading > Blog pages show at most > I have 10. But I want to show only 5 posts on the front page, so ...
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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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WordPress get posts by date without query_posts

I'm want to get posts from the last 30days in a sidebar but I don't want to use query_posts, is there a way to achieve this with the get posts function?
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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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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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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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Make tag archive display post are ordered by post format

I would like to set up an archive page for tags where posts are displayed separated depending on post format, first post-format-aside then an archive with all posts except the posts already displayed, ...
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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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Post Rank on Single Post page based on custom field

As per my previous question. How to show posts rank based on custom field value It works perfect on homepage as I wanted. Now I want to show the same rank in single post pages also.
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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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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_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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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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How to get Custom post type by related category ID

I have created a custom post types in function.php file. I has created 4 categories on Service menu section, aa, bb, cc and dd, I try to get a latest 5 post for specific category but I can archive ...
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search query within custom taxonomy term, post title and meta field

I want to create a search that does: Search within my custom taxonomy - custom-tags search the post title search select meta field ?? dont know search with custom post type - easy part I looked ...
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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_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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No duplicate tags by category

I have script to show list tags from category and works very well. <ul class="inline-list"> <?php query_posts('category_name=lain-lain'); if ...
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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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How to achieve an elegant way when using ajax to get data for a table in WordPress?

I'm working on the update for a website which wasn't originally developed by me. The task is to have a table on a main page and, if you move a slider with value on it (100, 200, ... 1000), the table ...
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WP_Query Posts by Metadata from Option Tree

I am doing a WP_Query trying to filter out the posts by Metadata. $args = array( 'ignore_sticky_posts'=> 1, 'post_type' => 'post_projects', 'post_status' => 'publish', ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 ...