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

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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, '...
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Get the post permalink within the loop but without additional DB query

I am looking to create a custom 'directory' page which will link to several thousands of posts. Because of the large number I am trying to limit the number of DB queries. I notice that to link to each ...
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Advanced Custom Fields Query with Different Values of the Same Key

I have a custom post type set up with Advanced Custom Fields. I would like to display and order my posts in groups. The groups are states of the United States, so I have 50 groups. Should I perform ...
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Where and when does WordPress invoke routes

One of my URLs for which I'm wanting to create a Category Archive is coming up with a 404 despite having matching routes and, supposedly, matching templates. I'm going through the core WordPress code ...
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No results for taxonomy archive page

So, I'm making a taxonomy template page for a plugin, but I'm not getting any results from my query. I'm loading the template with this. function projects_categories( $taxonomy_template ) { if( ...
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meta_value timestamp older than now

In my wp_posts table I want to select the rows where post_type == event. I also want to a connection with wp_postmeta from the specific row. In my wp_postmeta table I want to do a where like this: ...
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WP Query for newest post of each taxonomie of a custom post type

I'm trying and googleing since 2 days, but cant figure out how I can display my 8 needed posts. Details about my structure: I'v created an custom post type "projects" where all the posts about ...
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How to show posts rank based on custom field value

I have total 100 posts, 10 posts in each page on homepage with paginatin. Here is my code $args = [ 'posts_per_page' => 100, 'fields' => 'ids', // Add additional args here ]; $...
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Get adjacent post data, ordering by custom field values (by Wp-query?)

I want to build a custom version of the adjacent-function of wordpress post. I have two custom field values for each post, my layout is the following: metafield1 value 1 & metafield2 value 1 | ...
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Limit number of pages in pagination

I have more then 500 posts and I want to limit only 100 posts with pagination. So, 10 pages with 10 posts in each. Here is my code. $paged = get_query_var( 'paged' ) ? get_query_var( 'paged' ) : 1; $...
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Add a banner image after first post, across the WordPress website [duplicate]

I am looking for a way to add a banner image after first post across the website. If it was about adding a banner on one page only, homepage or category page, then I could have done this in WordPress ...
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How can I take input from a form, run it through a custom query, and display the results?

I'm having a good bit of trouble here. I'm working on a plugin that should be able to, among other things, allow the use of a shortcode to search through custom post types and their custom fields. I ...
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Ascending & descending posts on same page with IF statement

I need to be able to display a list of events on 1 page. The top list would be for upcoming events and to be sorted with earliest event first and the second list would be for expired/past events and ...
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Problems with database query where two metavalue-key pairs meet condition

I've been trying to put together a database query where the different meta_values of two different meta_keys match the query. One example would be: delivery_date is '2015/06/11' AND supplier is '...
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WP Query. Is there a maximum size?

I develop a plugin that searches for a duplicates of WooCommerce products in a very specific way. It works great in our test environment, but on the client's original setup it does not execute. It ...
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Add custom field to string URL query

I recently took over a wordpress site from a former employee and I have 0 experience with this CMS aside from creating child themes. That being said, I'm trying to allow my search page to list out all ...
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Is it possible to query the result of a query?

I'm not sure if the is even possible, and couldn't find an answer, so I figured I'd ask on here. Basically I want to know if it is possible to query a query result? What I want to do is query for ...
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How to query all posts of a specific category, and any other category combination

Basically, I'm looking to query all post of category 'news', and any combination of other categories to display as Related News on single content type pages. So, if someone writes a post, and ...
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Mysql query not working on Wordpress 4.2.2

My friend made a xml generator plugin what is owrking fine with WP 3.5, but i need to update for 4.2.2 (cause the security) and the plugins now said 'No database selected', but the informations / ...
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Loading posts from another wordpress database on the same server

I've searched quite a while and found several solution but apparently I'm doing a lot of stuff wrong. I'm having 4 different Wordpress sites and need to load the latest 2 posts of each site. For ...
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Mysql join 2 columns into 1

Hello i could really use a hand here.. the thing is i want to make 2 tables for a project - 1: Shifts: - which has: id, usr_id, date, start_time, end_time, and pending - 2: shifts_extra: - which ...
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Query post by meta key of another table

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. I know how to ...
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Need help with custom rewrite rule

I have a CPT called presskit, and I need to add a custom query var named welcome_box. I have this code right now: function my_new_url_querystring(){ add_rewrite_tag( '%welcome_box%','([^&]+)' ...
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Search within multiple authors posts with Relevanssi

Is it possible to search within multiple authors posts? When I try to create a array and pass it to the query it gives me: explode() expects parameter 2 to be string, array given in /wordpress/wp-...
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Why does get_the_time('F j') return November 30 for all posts?

Okay, so I'm making the blog page for my WordPress site. My front page is displayed as static, so my blog posts are on another page called "Journal." I want to display the posts in an archive-like ...
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How do I get the index for a custom post?

This is kind of a different request, but my client wants the index of a custom post type. Basically for a regular post, they can select 1 custom post from a list in a custom field to "attach" to the ...
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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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Updating with $qpdb->query() always returns 0 rows affected

I'm experiencing an odd situation while running an UPDATE with $wpdb->query(). Given the users table, with columns user_id (Primary Key) and status, and the user 3 existing and with status 0, I ...
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Getting custom post types to properly display alphabetically

I'm trying to get the sub loop of custom post types to display in alphabetical order, but having no luck. I've tried applying ksort and asort to the $posts array, but it just reorders the ID display ...
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Delete data from custom table in wordpress

i am trying to delete record from my custom table global $wpdb; $retrieve_data = $wpdb->get_results( "SELECT * FROM wp_paypal" ); echo '<table border=1 class="table table-striped"> <tr&...
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Select query for a login

I'm trying to make a login form, but select query isn't working. Is there another syntax in WordPress and in which way is password hashed? My code is: if ( isset( $_POST['submit'] ) ) { if ( !$...
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Using WP_Query in “parse_query” or “pre_get_post” in Posts2Posts

UPDATE: The hook is working with "classic" Wordpress filter (like post__in), so it's probably a Posts2Posts issue. I'm still looking for suggestions if someone has any idea. ORIGINAL POST I'm ...
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How can I apply a meta query for a single custom post type in the main query?

I have custom post type called event, which has custom fields for start_date and end_date. For the event archive, I'm filtering out "expired" events using the following meta query added to the main ...
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Conditional to modify query results

I'll admit, I'm not a PHP expert, nor am I familiar with all of the WordPress functions and hooks. I've been stuck on an issue, searching for help without much success, and I was hoping that someone ...
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Create query for both custom post type and category

I have a custom post type called articles and have category = news I want to make a query from the two parts to get content from (cpt=articles, category=news) in the same query? How can I achieve ...
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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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Showing specific post in order of array wp_query

I have displayed some specific post ID's in a custom template with wp_query. I am struggling to figure out how to make these in order. I want to show 1682 first and 1540 last. They do not show this ...