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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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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Why doesn't my WordPress page show the most recent post?

I was wondering if someone could help me with the following. My news page on my WordPress website doesn't show the most recent blog post, which I want it to do. The code I have is: ...
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Query_post does not get the post_content

When I use before a loop query_posts( '%cat=4'); I get everything, including the post_content field, but when I use the code from here: http://codex.wordpress.org/Function_Reference/query_posts ...
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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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Get posts by meta data OR title

I have a working query that calls all my posts that have a certain meta value for one of two meta keys: $term = $_GET['term']; $args = array( 'post_type' => 'some_cpt_name', 'meta_query' ...
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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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Get postlist for each category using query_posts?

<?php $cat_name=array('Breaking News Stories', 'Call-out', 'Featured Story', 'Standard Stories'); $count=count($cat_name); /*Get category_id by its name*/ for($i=0; $i < $count; $i++) { ...
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Warning: urlencode() expects parameter 1 to be string, array given in and not getting the preffered output

Warning: urlencode() expects parameter 1 to be string, array given in D:\xamppp\htdocs\sample\wp-includes\formatting.php on line 3690 When I try to give the category_name in the query_post, ...
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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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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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query post limits

function posts_limit_fn($limit, $query, $custom_limit = ''){ if($custom_limit !== ''){ return $custom_limit; } return $limit; } this piece of code is executed into an AJAX ...
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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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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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Using WP_Query to Query Multiple Categories with Limited Posts Per Category?

I have 3 categories with each 15 posts, I want to do ONE query to the db bringing only 5 first posts for each category, how can I do it? $q = new WP_Query(array( 'post__in' => array(2,4,8), ...
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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 to customize page navigation to different query_posts

I work on category.php For the first page i want to show posts under premium category and [the clicked category link] so i used the query post: category__and' => 4208,$cat_id Then when clicked NEXT: ...
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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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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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Number of posts per page setting is not working?

OK, here's my prob. I have static homepage and a separate posts page on my wordpress site. I have defined the two in the admin panel. Now, I have also set the max number of posts to be displayed to ...
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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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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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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 do I query_posts in cat=1 AND not in cat=2

Let's say I have 3 categories, College (cat=1), Corporate (cat=2), and Idea of the Week (cat=3) There is a home page for College and a home page for Corporate. On the College home page, in one ...
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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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posts_nav_link on single post template

I have a post type called journal and on the single-journal.php template I am querying the rest of the journal posts like so: <?php query_posts( array( 'posts_per_page' => 4, ...
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Show individual author rank from query of cumulative post view count for all authors

I originally was going to post a question on how I would go about ranking a list of authors by the amount of post views from all of their posts combined. But I luckily found a solution here: List ...
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archives page ordering posts by multiple custom fields with query_posts

On my archives page, I am displaying posts ordered by a custom field 'date1'. This is the code that I am using, and it works. $term = get_term_by( 'slug', get_query_var( 'term' ), get_query_var( ...
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Filter RSS feed for custom post type to events for next 7 days only

I'm trying to create a custom RSS feed that shows posts from the custom post type 'events' for the next 7 days ahead only. The feed is already sorted by event start date order rather than published ...
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Query Custom Meta Value with Increment

I have a Query searching for a meta value I have added to my posts (meta-select). I have it feeding out in a loop with 4 results. Let's say I want this loop to start with the meta value "2" and work ...
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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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WP Query - Is this correct?

Trying to debug, getting headache so I want to ensure that I have placed the query args in the correct place. I want to sort/order all my posts based on "myvalue". if ( have_posts() ) : /* Start ...
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Why in this archive page that call query_posts() function show only the last 10 posts?

I am pretty new in WordPress theme development and I am finding 2 problem with this posts archive page: http://lnx.asper-eritrea.com/archivio/ The previous page have to show ALL the blog posts into ...
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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 permalink and title by post name?

In the theme there is a custom post type called faq I just want to get certain post by its name (NOT by id cause no id exist). <?php query_posts('post_type=faq') ?> how to get the_tile() and ...
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Custom query posts error

I have the following code which display different things, that's why I'm using many filters in the query. The problem is that it displays the same thing, no matter the query from the switch. If I do ...
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Custom post query error

i have a ~46k rows in my wp_posts. All i want to do is to query the database that meet my queryes and display the resulted posts but my problem is that any query that i`m doing to the database it ...
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Filter archive.php by custom meta

I"m trying to filter an archive page by custom meta query. I've tried using query_posts($args) prior to the loop, but it returns nothing. Any ideas? Here's what I have so far: <?php ...
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How to exclude post from being queried based on custom meta value

I am building a reviewing system for user-submitted posts on my website. I have a page called page-review.php which displays the oldest post of the "pending review" category. This is to ensure that ...
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How to modify this function to exclude also the post belonging to a specific category?

I am very new in WordPress development and I have the folglowing problem. I use this function (declared into the functions.php file of my theme) to modify the main query in such a way that the post ...
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How to save posts position on homepage after random function?

I use the following code to display a random post on a homepage: <?php global $query_string; query_posts($query_string . "&orderby=rand"); ?> When the page is refresh posts positions are ...
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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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Show specific category posts on Genesis framework home page

My site has Genesis framework and a child theme. I want to show specific category posts on my home page content area. I used the simple post query ...
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Custom query works but returns “Undefined Offset: 0”

My custom query works, except when debugging it throws off an error: Undefined Offset: 0 in /wp-includes/query.php This is what my query looks like : <?php $loop = new ...
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How to get posts published between a date and today?

Is it a way to get posts published between a date and today with query_posts() ? Example : All posts published since 2012-04-01 Thanks EDIT : How to add the filter date on this Query Posts ? ...
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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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Saving a post ID to use in a form elsewhere on website

I am trying to save a certain queried post's ID to pass on in a form outside of my loop. To be more specific. I have one file named review.php, this file contains a Wordpress Loop which queries one ...
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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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Exclude posts from homepage having a specified tag

I am pretty new in WordPress development and I am trying to implement this custom theme that handle the so called featured posts As you can see in the posts area of the homepage I have the Articoli ...
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Query function not executed between <div> element [closed]

I'm wondering why the following code is not executed between the element it's put in. I know sort of how to fix, but I'm not sure if that's the best solution. My code: First function function ...
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Display an author's posts on his own author page

I have a blog that publish articles of any philosophers.Each philosopher has a special page that includes information about him. I've created a post type called philosopher. I want to display the ...