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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Showing a List of Most Commented Posts based on Facebook Social Plugin [on hold]

I'm trying to make a query that will find most discussed posts. But I'm not using the comment functionality that is provided by WordPress. Instead, I'm using the Facebook Social Plugin. So there will ...
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Why WP_Query('showposts=5') shows only 1 post?

I am trying to do a simple query to get the latest 5 posts into an unordered list, but this is only showing 1 result even though I have several posts. I even did an offset, but it shows the next post ...
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merging two meta_keys

i want order posts with a combinaison between two meta_keys for each posts .. this combinaison is 'meta_key'=views/post_views_count .. & because i use the query_posts before loop so i have ...
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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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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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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/prev image/attachment in time with date query

I have a big amount of images in WP, that are not attach to any post. They are grouped in custom taxonomies (ignored in code below). The images get uploaded to WP in random order and the post_date is ...
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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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Sort Posts by Multiple Meta Values

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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How to do query_posts on tags pages

So I am using the tags.php on my WordPress site to create special featured pages; what I would like to do is create a featured area on the index of every page that contains the first five posts. I ...
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Post count for category and tag

I have this code that counts the result found when a search is made. Here goes the code. <?php /* Search Count */ $allsearch = &new WP_Query("s=$s&showposts=-1"); $key = ...
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Can you orderby slug in a taxonomy archive page using WP_Query?

In my taxonomy.php, my query is ` $term = get_term_by( 'slug', get_query_var( 'term' ), get_query_var( 'taxonomy' ) ); $wpq = array ('posts_per_page' => -1, $term->taxonomy => ...
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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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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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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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Nested meta_query with multiple relation keys

I am curious whether Wordpress is able to run nested meta_query, with each having different relation keys? As of Wordpress 3.0, tax_query is able to perform this function; I'm wondering whether this ...
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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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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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Better way to display posts from specific categories, in a grid layout

I'm using the following code to display posts from a specific category, in a grid layout, on my home page. It works exactly how I want it to, but I keep reading that I shouldn't ever use query_posts. ...
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Query post category & remove any post id

I have category_id=3 and have 10 post in category_id=3 with post_id= 1=>10 How to show list post category_id=3 with no post_id=1,3,5 value as query_posts('cat=3& -p=1,3,5 &showposts=30
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Order posts by custom field and if custom field is empty return remaining posts

I have an archive page ordered by a numeric value in a custom field. This returns the ordered posts correctly, but does not display posts that don't have a custom field. $paged = ...
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Wordpress wp_get_attachment_thumb_url full

My code in index: (show all attachment by one post ID) <?php query_posts('p=1498'); if (have_posts()) { while (have_posts()) { the_post(); ?> <?php $args = array( 'post_type' => ...
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Incorrect posts displayed on category page

I'm using this loop to show my 5 latest posts but even if I'm selecting a category it still shows the 5 latest posts from all category. query_posts('showposts=5'); <?php if (have_posts()) : while ...
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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 multiple fields using standard query_posts?

In our archive.php we show all the items which match our selected category. This works absolutely fine. Then we improved it by adding (just before the loop) a sort and upping the posts per page from ...
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How to get main div html to print a list of posts inside?

I have created a function that lists custom post types with a specific term and prints the html. I'm using it as part of my plugin code. I reused part of this information: ...
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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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Return all custom meta data for one custom post type

I've set up a custom post type which has three custom meta fields: name, latitude, longitude. Each post already shows the name on an integrated map based on it's latitude and longitude. I now would ...
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show latest authors blog post

how do you display the latest authors blog post? I have the below code: <?php $author = get_the_author(); $args = array( 'numberposts' => '1', 'author'=>$author ); $recent_posts = ...
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Wordpress custom post type

hello i have post_type "product" and taxonomy "price" can someone help me to query that custom post type with the selected taxonomy? my current code is like this <?php $term = get_term_by( ...
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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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How to get Last post Id of custom post type in wordpress

I want to get last post id of a custom post type in wordpress. For this I tried this code- args = array( 'post_type' =>'soto_property', 'posts_per_page' => 1, ...
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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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Add field to posts (checkbox) that only one post can have

I am trying to add a field to Wordpress posts (not pages) which would simply include a label and a checkbox. Something like: Make this the sticky post? If check, the key should be set to TRUE or ...
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Multiple posts/pages in one page?

I'm trying to create website with index page which will have 2+ different boxs with different content generated from post or pages in WP administration. This page will be looks like this wireframe. ...
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Display random post on a page with post permalink in URL

I have seen many snippets to display random post/posts on a page. Most of them provide a function or wp_query code to be directly placed where it is required. In the end they tell to create a template ...
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Order for custom field after the loop

I have a table, where each post has a custom field with "region" and "city": 01 > SP > São Paulo 02 > RJ > Rio de Janeiro 03 > SP > Campinas 04 > RJ > Niteroi This query is working ...
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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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Using $post->post_name in body id causing error: Trying to get property of non-object

I'm getting the following error in my debug.log: PHP Notice: Trying to get property of non-object in /my-wesbite/wp-content/themes/express/header.php on line 36 This is line 36 of header.php in my ...
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what is the correct way to compare dates in a WP query_posts meta_query

I have a query_posts call in a WP template. Through the use of the More Fields Plugin I can give the site admin the ability to create an event (custom post type) and then enter a date which is ...
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Custom query - get_the_terms not work

I want to to show my customer works in a slide This is my query to show these works. I want to obtain the term of the taxonomy "idm_real_tax" for each custom type record. $query = new ...
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Incorrect ordering of custom post type based on time

I have a custom post type as event which accept Custom fields' values as gp_event_date as ( 2015/02/26) gp_event_time as (SIMILAR) to 08:00PM - 10:00PM format. And on the list page, it orders the ...
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How to make an archive page displaying posts in a date range

I'm trying to make a couple of Page Templates for different Pages that should act as an archive to display posts (a Custom Post Type actually) in a certain date range. The website it concerns is ...
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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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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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3 Posts in Loop, Show Stickies First

Okay I am starting to wonder if it is even possible to do this! As I've found very little info on the matter online. This is a fresh WP install that I've been experimenting on so that I can work in a ...
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When to use WP_query(), query_posts() and pre_get_posts

I read @nacin's You don't know Query yesterday and was sent down a bit of a querying rabbit hole. Before yesterday, I was (wrongly) using query_posts() for all my querying needs. Now I'm a little bit ...
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Query posts distinct authors

I am trying to get post from a category ordered random, but making sure that the author does not repeat itself. So I have this query which works as intended, but there is the chance that the author ...
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How to put forward a blog post

I would know if I can put forward a blog post natively using Wordpress ? For example, I have created 20 posts, but I only show 5 on my homepage. Then imagine that I want to put the 18th at the first ...
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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 ...