A generic term referring to the process of retrieving information from a database.

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How to exclude child page on siblings and parent page in WordPress?

I'm trying to hide details about a child page when I'm on the siblings and it's parent page and I don't know how. What I made is exclude the child page details when I'm on it. I want to exclude the ...
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How to get thumbnail with pure PHP in a Wordpress database?

I need help to get thumbnails in a WordPress database with pure PHP because a need insert this in a Magento Application (Feed). Can someone help me? I need this: ...
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Query posts in current category but not attachment format

In my category.php i want to query posts in the current category but are not in post formats attachments. How do i achieve this? I currently have the below code that displays all the posts in the ...
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Query metas (and not : query posts by metas)

If I understood well, the WP_Meta_Query from Wordpress allows you to query posts by metas. But what I would like to do is to fetch metas; not posts. And I would like to fetch those metas without any ...
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Get multisite count without php?

I'm writing a program in Python that outputs information about Wordpress installations and I'm adding some features to detect Multisite installations and their details. I would like it to print how ...
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Query All users that has post

I have this query so far : $user_args = array( 'role' => 'frontend_vendor', 'orderby' => 'display_name', 'order' => 'ASC', ...
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Show posts by tags excluding current post

I'm having some trouble trying to display current posts by tags and not adding the current posts. Here is my work in progress and I'm using a custom post type. I'm not exactly sure on what to add in ...
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how to replace old DW site with new WP site? [closed]

I'm new to Wordpress.org. I have an old Dreamweaver website that I want to replace with my new Wordpress.org site, using my same original URL. How do I do this? I need simple, easy-to-understand ...
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How to get user by display_name with WP_User_Query

I'm using WP_User_Query to get user by display_name and other columns such as: user_login, user_nicename. Here is the code: $my_users = new WP_User_Query( array( 'role' ...
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Filter posts/pages by user_role array

I have made a code for to filter wich pages to show depending on your user_role. Everything was alright. But my customer created NEW roles with similars name/slug. So now, if some 1 have the role ...
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Query post for today, if no post get the previous one

EDIT : I answered myself. Simple request for you. I am trying to develop a code that search for post for TODAY. If it returns nothing, then get the latest post before today. For now, I have made a ...
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Storing Array from returned database query and using the array in a new query

I'm currently storing results in a variable from a db table like this : $followed = $wpdb->get_results("SELECT user_id1 FROM wp_um_followers WHERE user_id2 = 1", ARRAY_A); This returns an array ...
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Possible to get posts from multiple meta keys/values in a single query?

Say I have a bunch of posts, some of them have a meta key called "key1" and some of them have a meta key called "key2". But the posts do not have both. I'd like to create a custom query which ...
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Limit tags shown in post

How do I limit the number of tags shown using the code below, without having to add $count=0; or if ($count <= to the query, but only for the home page, and a different number for each set of ...
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How to obtain a list of root-level menu items that have children?

I'm working on an admin panel that offers some minor customization for nav items that have sub-menus - naturally, to that end, it would be really handy to get a list of all root-level menu items that ...
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How to execute a SQL-query which contains multiple queries using $wpdb->query?

I want to execute the following Query-String, which contains 2 separate queries using $wpdb->query: CREATE TABLE `foobar` ( `id` int(2) NOT NULL AUTO_INCREMENT, `foo` varchar(22) COLLATE ...
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WP_Query always returning the last custom post

I have code that works fine on our live system, and I'm porting it to a new theme. In the new theme, the WP_Query always seems to return the last custom post. My function is: function ...
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2 different templates for 1 query

I have a working query with some custom meta fields (among others ACF Gallery field) which displays news on "News" page. I have also second page named "Gallery" which is quering posts by gallery ...
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Random post, once per day

I have a custom post type 'quotes' and I would like to display a random entry on the homepage each day. This is the code I currently have to display the content: <?php query_posts( ...
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Querying same column twice with wpdb (for postmeta values, specifically latitude and longitude)

I've seen similar questions around, but I just can't apply them to my case, I'm quite new at this, apologies. I'm trying to create a google map of my posts, using a latitude and longitude that are ...
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How many queries are normal to execute on a WP site?

I use the following PHP code in my theme's footer. <?php echo get_num_queries(); ?> queries in <?php timer_stop(1); ?> seconds. Then I realized that about 140 to 210 queries are ...
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WP_Query secondary query failing

I'm needing a couple queries on front-page.php and am at a loss why this is not working. My first query works fine, however, my second one specifying the category (or even nothing at all) never ...
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Get Posts that are in the current month or later

I have a custom post type that is an Event. I'm trying to query those Events and only return Events that are in the current month or later. So the event could be in the past, but it has to be in the ...
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Run an update query in a function

I need to run the below in a function, it updates my database if certain conditions are met. I can't get it to work and I can only assume its because of the "SET @newnum" at the beginning. I've ...
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What is the best way to query posts based on live data?

I work on developing plugin for WordPress. In each post, there are rating bar that users can rate 1-5 star to post. I calculate the grow rate based on (Stars in past 7 day from now). I want to show ...
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Get list of taxonomies associated with users

I've seen Justin Tadlock's post on creating taxonomies for users, so I know that it's possible to do that. But how do you get a list of all of the taxonomies associated with users? For posts and CPTs ...
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How to search posts by title, id and author? [duplicate]

i am getting the details from a custom search with the below query from a parameter $_REQUEST['search'] in the URL $custom_args = array( 'post_type' => 'post', 'posts_per_page' => 5, ...
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Filtering posts in query

I might be way over my head with this one, but I'm trying to get WP to filter posts by two taxonomies (categories & kategoriat) and one custom meta value (date), so you can filter between dates ...
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Is it possible to use an OR (instead of AND) between tax_query and s (search) in a query?

In the following example: $search = 'thing'; $query = new WP_Query(); $query->query( array ( 's' => $search, 'tax_query' => array( array( ...
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Displaying multiple custom meta fields on the fronted

I am trying to simplify how I display multiple metabox entries on my front page through a custom theme panel. As of right now I have a custom panel called explore which is programmed in my custom ...
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Fake post on the fly with ajax

I would like to generate one fake post on the fly in the admin panel. My aim is to use fake content to retrieve the_title(), the_content(),the attachement url,... I will use this to display different ...
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merge two query arguments into one WP_Query call

I'm overriding WooCommerce's default search query to include searching by SKU as well. // default search query $query_default_search = new WP_Query( array( "post_type" => "product", ...
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How to get query results for the next page

How to get query for posts from next and previous pages on Blog via ajax call? I'm thinking about making copy of the current query with offset like this: $curr_query = new WP_Query( array( ...
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Custom Select Query pagination not working properly

I have Custom Select Query joining two tables and displaying events older than current date. Everything works fine until I try to paginate it. <?php global $wpdb; $date = ...
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Custom select query two tables by a meta key

I'm using an event plugin which creates wp_ftcalendar_events table in database with start_datetime column. Here's image of whole table: I want to query my posts by start_datetime. I know that I ...
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Sorting taxonomies by count of posts with another taxonomy

I'm trying to create a widget that does the following: We have 2 taxonomies here, "brands" and "topic" The widget is supposed to display the 8 brands with the most posts in "topic" on the "topic" ...
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Include custom table in query

Im using event calendar plugin where I can set event date for posts and it shows in calendar widget. Everything is working as inteded but I would also like to query post by event date. Problem is ...
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Query Pulling the same post twice

After seeking help and failing, I managed to write a query for Wordpress that does exactly what it's suppose to do, however it pulls the post that it's suppose to in twice. I've stared and stared at ...
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loop all posts by category

I have custom post type and taxonomy. post_type = product taxonomy = Products 2 level of taxonomy. Living room -Sample tax under living room -more -more Kitchen -sample tax under Kitchen -more -more ...
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How to fix this insert? Don't work for me!

I need to fix errors of this insert because this don't work in my script. I'm a beginner in WordPress SQL. Thanks $wpdb->insert('wp_cadastrados', array ( 'ID' => NULL, ...
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Querying on a custom post type without tags returns no posts

A theme I'm working on contains a custom post type, "help_question", which is declared as such in functions.php add_action( 'init', 'create_post_type' ); function create_post_type() { ...
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Query if audio attachment AND/OR custom field

I've been trying several things but to no avail... Searched, maybe not good enough though! I have posts that either have an uploaded audio file AND/OR has a Soundcloud link (which is a custom field). ...
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Add generic page to WP_Query

I have a query that gets all my custom post types of Service. I need to add a generic page (Classes) to the query so that I can use the orderby argument. I know the ID of the page I need to add. How ...
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Inner join overrides Advanced Custom Fields plugin's get_field [closed]

I have this search that I made with inner join and where clause. I no longer get get_field() values, they all return false. How can I get ACF to work again? It must be something silly that I don't ...
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How to add div blocks after certain set of post

Ok I broke my post down into different style settings. Like shown below. The first post is a large block. the next four post are small and aligned next to the larger post. I used the loop below to ...
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MySQL query in Functions.php using inner join to override/add to search

I'm setting up a radial geo-location search. I have users select a zipcode and a radius to search within. I want to use the regular search site.com?/s=abcd&zipcode=90210&radius=10 I look up ...
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Hide text if query has no posts

I'm using a custom query to display events CPT inside another CPT. The given query has a section title, which I don't know how to hide when there are no events. I've tryed to include the section ...
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Problem in exploding the_content to array

I've written a code in a WP_Query to converting a string (the_content) to an array (choices). But it seems wrong! In fact, the choices array is empty after each loop. However str string is notnull. ...
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Create custom query for search?

I have create search box using ajax.If i enter any value in search input box that this value search in post title or post meta data and get all data of this value in custom post type.also query check ...
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Empty tax_query array returns an empty array

I would like to return all posts when the tax_query['terms'] is empty. $args = array( 'post_type' => 'product', 'posts_per_page' => 15, 'paged' => $paged, ...