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

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Create multiple taxonomy archives from the same tax and link term-links to them based off of the unique query

I have a CPT called "Clinical Trials." There are three taxonomies associated with "Clinical Trials" —"Locations", "Cancer-Types", and "Status". I have a query set up to return a list of all ...
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The correct method to pass query vars in AJAX using ajaxurl

OK, I had no idea how to title this topic. I'm trying to override the default behavior with ajax. The problem here is not actually a problem, but a wish more. I have this url: <a ...
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Finding the next 5 posts

On my single.php where I am calling my post I am wanting to run a query where I can catch the next 5 posts (chronologically). I know how to do everything except figure out a way to specify the 5 ...
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How to reduce the number of queries?

I have meta key "Due" for posts....if a post has expired (past the current date or not equal to it) then it will not be displayed in the count. This is my code, which works perfectly. My only problem ...
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Sort Wordpress Posts Meta value by Week not Day

Right now I have a metakey called 'epicredvote', it sorts my posts by this epicredvote number. It is doing it on a daily basis at the moment, so if I have 2 posts the post with the highest epicredvote ...
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WordPress Query Count

So I've used get_num_queries() and the "debug bar" plugin for a while to monitor the number of queries running against the database. Earlier today I turned on the MySQL query log for an unrelated ...
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meta query always fails even if data is correct

I've following query - $query = array( 'post_type' => 'accessory', 'posts_per_page' => -1, 'meta_query' => array( array( 'key' => 'accessory-bike', ...
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list all categories that have a certain word in title

How to list all the categories that have a certain word in title - first word of the category? in category.php so, for example, if I am viewing the category "Green Apples Sells", it will list all the ...
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Exclude Product Category From Query [closed]

I have found quite a lot of thread talking about excluding categories from query but most of them are related to general posts, not product categories from WooCommerce. The closest thread to what I'm ...
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Include data from custom table in WP_Query

I'm building an Estate Agent website. They have a system where they add their available properties and sends them all to the main property portals. As part of this, the system also sends all the ...
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How can I display a number to represent the order of post?

I want to display the numerical number next to the_title of my WordPress posts. For example, I have 10 posts already: 001 - First Post 002 - Second Post ... 010 - So on... I have tried it with a a ...
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Load more posts with multiple queries

I've been developing a theme which uses the load more ajax plugin, everything is setup and working great with the main query. But, once I setup a new query for popular posts, the load more posts ...
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Custom Post Type order by modified date and custom meta field issue

I'm creating a plugin with some kind of offers that users can publish. User, in his custom administration panel, can managed his own offers. Offers are free and premium. If offer is premium it take ...
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Retrieve and display data from custom db table in admin area?

So, i'm having a bit of an issue with a plugin i'm developing, I wonder if anyone can shed any light on the situation, as many, MANY searches have come back with zero help. :-/ Basically, my plugin ...
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group search results by post type with relevanssi

I have 3 post types: post lesson series When a user searches on my site, I want the results to be sorted by post type into different containers. I am using the Tabs from Zurb Foundation for my ...
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Very slow queries on production server but faster in xampp

this seems a rebus to me. I have some queries very slow in a dedicated server (8-9 sec) and much faster in an xampp environment (0.00035595893859863 sec). Further if I execute that query in phpmyadmin ...
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How to query different categories on index?

I'm new to WP and I want to know how can I show latest posts on different categories separately in blog index ? one section for latest post on Fashion category, one on Health posts, etc. I know about ...
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Show popular post by category code

How do I show popular post by category code I have add code <?php $popularpost = new WP_Query( array( 'cat'=> 2, 'posts_per_page' => 1, 'meta_key' => ...
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Adding Database Tables for Reviews functionality that incorporates Tags/Categories

I'm wanting to build onto to the Wordpress database in order to give myself the functionality to create/retrieve customer reviews based upon tags/categories. More specifically, the reviews are not ...
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How to query post into a complex slider

I'm trying to query post into a slider. Here is the HTML Markup for the slider. Each slide has slide and a relating thumbnail. <div id="example1" class="slider-pro"> <div ...
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Sticky post appears twice

I am trying to modify the number of posts_per_page in the loop. This way: function posts_per_page($query) { $query->query_vars['posts_per_page'] = 3; } add_filter('pre_get_posts', ...
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Random Category with Recent Post Title and Thumbnail

This code below works perfect to pull the title of five random categories, the issue is for each random category I want the latest post title and thumbnail but where and how do I add the post query? ...
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query rewrite directing to correct page but not performing the query [closed]

I am attempting to rewrite the urls of a plugins custom search. i have the url "correctly" displaying the search results page, but it is not posting the query to the page(as i type this i am ...
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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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Custom MySQL Query for Post and Post Meta

I have a custom table called "tags" that contains a charity_id that is a reference to a post ID ... I need to query the "tags" table to grab this charity_id and then pull in the post title and a few ...
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Which custom query am I in and how can I access its properties & methods?

Sometimes there's no way around creating a custom query, but when I do and then loop through it, I often want to use get_template_part() within the custom query loop to pull in a template I already ...
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How to Optimize WP site for millions of posts

I'm working on a website for a company that will very likely be creating millions of posts via a custom post type. They're prayers, so basically the user on the front end just submits a short phrase ...
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WP_Query() with custom post type and taxonomy — get all terms?

I have the following custom post type: lesson custom Taxonomy: subject which contains terms like math, reading, etc.) I have configured my page so that the user may filter the results by ...
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Create Pop-Up Box with Custom Field Content Inside the Loop

I tried this using ThickBox first, then tried using some code I had that worked on another website... Total failure. The Goal: I have a custom post type (product) with a ton of custom fields. I also ...
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Plugin will sort users by usermeta

As I refine my most popular plugin it will store a special number decoded from the user's birth date, which is an extended BuddyPress field in bp_xprofile_data. All users get a number between 1 and ...
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additional query string appended to the landing page which is causing a redirect

I run a website for the company i work for, and am a 'self' taught in the website world.. We have signed up with a company called Reach Local, and they are doing some marketing etc.. and they need to ...
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Get category slug and display it on a query_post

I just read "How to create option page for wordpress theme" in wp.tutsplus.com - I have a problem with getting categories . there is two parts to my question - Part A - Get category slug and ...
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Display Users by usermeta using foreach loop with multiple relationships

I'm getting a real headache trying to sort this one out. Here's my problem: I'm working on a feature for a site that requires Users to be displayed according to their association with a common ...
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meta_query on a date range using an array of values

How can I do a query to return the post if the custom field array contains a date that is within the specified range? The query below is basically what I am after but it does not work... // the ...
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How to delete all posts, categories and tags from Wordpress database

I have WP website with over 40,000 posts. Now I'll like to delete all posts, categories and tags. So All content and related meta. All I want to keep is static files. Is there a easy way to do this ...
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Which is the get_the_terms effective sql generated by wordpress?

For some heavy process about one project I'm working at, I need to access the database directly with mysql connections and not with WP_Query or wordpress functionalities. So I need to know for ...
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Grouping related postmeta data via SQL query

I am using someone else's WP plugin which stores lots of related data in wp_postmeta using an "artificial key". So effectively we hijack wp_postmeta to create a nested relational database. So one row ...
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How to retrieve attachments from child pages of a specific Page?

How would I retrieve attachments from all subpages of a specific Page ID? Example: SPECIFIC PAGE Child (with attachments) Child (with attachments) Child (with attachments) I'm currently ...
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Sorting of coupons in the right way

I´m using custom post types on my site and i need to sort these coupons in this way: New Coupon ending TODAY --- New Coupon ending 05.03.2015 New Coupon ending 06.03.2015 New Coupon ending ...
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How to exclude custom fields from search queries?

I'm building a hotel search engine and I've first created a custom content type "hotel" with Types & Views Toolset. I'm using "Search everything" plugin to query custom fields and custom taxonomy ...
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problem with sql query in wordpress plugin

I've got this and I dont know why its not working. It's not returning the ID from the first query so I can use it in the 2nd query. Nevermind the REFERER, its an external link it will refer from. ...
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Display most viewed post from last 30 days is not working correctly

I've try several different loop to display the most viewed post from the last 30 days . . However its just showing the post from 30 dasy ago . . not from the last 30 days . . not the most viewed . . ...
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SQL to update custom post taxonomies

I have a custom post "review". It uses the same categories and tags from default posts, so they share "category" and "tag" taxonomies. But later I changed the "review" register to have their own ...
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How to display a specific category using a custom Query in WordPress?

Hi I want to display a specific category from a custom query in WordPress. My code works fine and it gets the latest 4 posts, but what I want now is to retrieve a specific category. My code is below ...
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Query posts by date - category and custom field

I have this scenario: Categories: 23Feb2015, 24Feb2015, 25Feb2015, 26Feb2015......30Jan2099 Every day i add 5-6 posts in to a different category (today posts are in category 26Feb2015, yesterday ...
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Wordpress Insert not working with ajax

I am trying to enter insert data with form in wordpress and want to use ajax for that. Without ajax it works fine but when I use ajax pressing the submit button gives 0 in result and the data is not ...
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SQL query equivalent to WP User Query

I have the following WP user query code: //Get all users sorted by whatever $sorted_users = new WP_User_Query(array( 'orderby' => 'meta_value', 'meta_key' => 'satisfaction_rating', ...
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WP_User_Query orderby meta_val_num

I know that normal WP_Query's can have an "orderby" parameter of "meta_value_num", but when I try to user "orderby" => "meta_value_num" on a WP_User_Query, it doesn't seem to work. Anyway I can ...
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Query posts using meta_key

I am trying to rank results based on the value of a meta_key. This is my form <form action="<?php echo home_url('/');?>" method="get" data-javo-patch-form-for-result> <input ...
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show posts found in multiple categories via category_name query string?

I am attempting to allow visitors to filter posts in an archive to show posts that are found in two categories. The code is building the URL as follows: domain/?category_name=slug1+slug2 Previously, ...