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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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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Meta Query with date and time on the same Day before given time

I have a metaquery for a custom post type "events". Their start date is stored as a meta field in this format: 2016-02-05 19:00:00 These are my query args: $args = array( "posts_per_page" ...
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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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ACF Custom Field WP_Query, but need to get all posts, if field doesn't exist

I have a custom ACF field set on all posts, called event_date, I would like to grab all posts within a given category, but have posts that have event_date defined put first in DESC order of ...
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How to add number of post to category menu items

I wanted to know how we can add number of posts for dropdown menu items that are categories. For example: Topics Category 1 (5) Category 2 (8) Category 3 (2) More Topics Category 1 (5) ...
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Query_posts with custom field meta value

I have these requirements: If the child page has featured_product and the value equals to 1 then it's featured. This works. If the child page has featured_product and the value does not equal to 1, ...
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Get Post content in another file?

I am working on a plugin .I have a custom post type team.Custom post has four posts of different categories.I used this code to send post id of each using ajax. $(document).ready(function () { ...
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Random ajax load only works with posts_per_page set to -1

I created a post loader shortcode, that uses AJAX to load posts. Even though I can set the order and order_by query parameters, the order_by should be random. From what I've seen on the web, ajax load ...
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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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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 to order by datediff in WP loop?

I have a custom post type for events with a custom field named event_start_date, and I want to sort the archive loop according to the nearest event_start_date. In other words, the event with the ...
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Homepage's content is dependent on the custom field values (set automatically), how do I get homepage to update without manually updating page?

I have a custom field in my home page called "Featured posts". There are two fields: title and post. The post field returns post_object with post_type as posts. In my functions.php I have added the ...
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How to show all posts of the category in wordpress?

I have create a category by using Custom Post Type plugin, and now only the 5 most recent posts of the category are showing. What I want is to show all posts for the category. For examle, suppose I ...
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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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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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Swapping ?orderby=title href on click or if active

I have a list of posts with multiple orderby buttons. I would like the buttons once clicked to then sort the posts in the reverse order. For instance I currently have: <a ...
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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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Some doubts about how the main query and the custom query works in this custom theme?

I am pretty new in WordPress theme development and I'm not so into PHP (I came from Java and C#) and have the following situation in this custom theme As you can see in the homepage I first show a ...
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Query posts based on the meta key values of logged-in users?

I searched in WordPress Codes, and all of the online forums and tutorials about this but could not find any relevant solution. What I am trying to achieve is to create a query that lists posts for a ...
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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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Archive for custom taxonomy lists all posts instead of current taxonomy

I'm using the Types plugin for a custom post type "Session", which has the custom taxonomy "Semester". I would now like to create an archive page for each semester which is automatically generated. ...
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posts_per_page no limit

I want to return ALL posts with query_posts. I tried setting posts_per_page to a really high number, but query_posts freaks out and doesn't return any posts. What is the correct way to query posts ...
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Dynamic archive of posts by date

I'm currently working on an intranet site for a big company and based on the project description, there will be a lot of articles posted everyday so this website will need various archive pages with ...
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wp_posts table: safely remove unused columns to save database storage

i search about it on google but didn't find any thing. I want to remove my wordpress wp_posts table's unused columns, to save my database storage... I know if table column is empty it will not ...
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Query Database for URL

I have a multisite setup and was wondering how I can query a database to find and retrieve a URL if it exists, otherwise, don't output anything... For example, using the two following domains which ...
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All categories displays the same posts

Googled for hours and couldn't find solution anywhere. =) This solution doesn't work as well: Display all posts in current category Regardless of how I alter my query_posts - it always displays all ...
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query_posts by category_name and custom taxonomy

I want to display posts filtered by category_name and custom taxonomy-term: I have function channel_init() { // create a new taxonomy register_taxonomy( 'channel', 'post', array( ...
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Pagination, query more pages at once

I'm wondering if it is possible to do such thing on Wordpress, I have an infinite scroll to display my posts, I'm keeping track the pages updating the url: mypage.com/news/?pag=3 and I have a code ...
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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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WP tag slug name in URL

I want display tags from specify category. My code is: $query_args = array( 'category__in' => $category->term_id , 'posts_per_page' => -1 ) $query = new WP_Query( $query_args ); ...
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How to query post by user role?

I want to query posts by their author role. And do something with the post based on the role. I know we can get the post by get_posts or WP_query, the problem is there are no argument to sort the ...
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Single meta key with multiple meta value in like comparison

How can I search posts with single meta key but possible multiple meta value in like comparison. Here is my array for query post. Array( [post_type] => post [posts_per_page] => 3 ...
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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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Imported Content Doesnt Show Up On Frontend

I found similar problems posted couple times, for different custom post types, but none of the solutions worked for me and these, other questions, didnt have much info provided, I'll try to give as ...
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Two posts in same div - WP loop

I would need the following in Wordpress: <div class="posts-wrapped"> <div id="post-1" class="post"> <h1>Title 1</h1> </div> <div id="post-2" ...
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how to repeat taxonomy in different places on wordpress

I need help with this. I need repeat taxonomy in two places, are post, and coupones post, this code is in clipper theme. this code put taxonomy stores in coupon. add_action('init', 'clpr_post_type', ...
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Randomly load categories with latest post

I am creating a slider that loads 5 different categories. The categories are randomly loaded into the page. So I know the id's of the categories and they are loaded random to the page. What I want to ...
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how to exclude store in clipper theme wordpress code php

I need your help, I have exlude store in clipper theme how can I do. my code is not working, please help $cat_related = query_posts( array( 'post_type' => APP_POST_TYPE, 'post_status' ...
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How do I query a custom post type with a custom taxonomy?

For some reason I'm finding it a struggle to grab any posts using a custom taxonomy... can anyone unravel my stupidity? $args = array( 'post_type' => 'adverts', 'advert_tag' => ...
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How can I add a search input for every column in manage posts?

I am attempting to make it so that I can compare inputs to individual post variables. I can't seem to get this to work though. I have a filter for manage_lead_posts_columns (lead is my post type), ...
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How to Get All Posts with any post status?

I am creating a front end dashboard where I need to show all the posts by the current user. So, I need to show posts in all states, mainly published, trashed and the pending. I am now using a simple ...
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Adding custom fields multi value using json-api

I'm using json-api to create a post with custom fields using query: ...
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Hide other users' posts in admin panel

I intended to run a multi-author site, I don't want the posts from other authors to be shown in /wp-admin/edit.php page. I managed solve this problem by the codes from this thread. The code is like ...
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How to reverse post navigation at bottom of post

I am using a child theme derived from twentythirteen. I wanted to have my posts displayed in chronological order(ascending). I tried adding the code from this answer to index.php but for some reason ...
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Can I Use Query_Posts() For Dynamic Filtering?

The Codex page for Query_posts() basically says "don't use query_posts". However, I have tried all of the alternatives they suggest, as well as methods from other sources, and I have had no luck. ...
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query_posts works while get_posts doesn't

I try to create a page that shows my posts (a page different than the "posts page" defined in wp-admin). When I copy my index.php into this new page and add <?php ...
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Making sure to always display posts from three different authors

Say I want to display nine posts on my homepage, and have 3 authors on the blog. Using WP_Query or a similar method, Is it possible to make sure that at least 1 or 2 posts from each author is ...
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Sort by custom field is not working

I have a custom query: <?php query_posts(array( 'post_type' => 'properties', 'meta_key' => 'pd_city', 'orderby' => 'meta_value', 'order' => 'ASC', 'posts_per_page' => 5, 'paged' ...
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How to get Related Custom Posts?

So i am having an issue where i try to get the latest posts but also the related one from Custom Post Format - Video. Didnt see anywhere this solution/tut, is it even possible, i guess it is. I just ...