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Exclude latest post from WP_Query taxonomy term loop

Any help would be greatly appreciated! I have a Custom Post Type 'video', with a taxonomy 'tax-video' and I'm looping through posts in the sub-taxonomy term 't-o-t-w'. I need to exclude the ...
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Manual excerpt length on recent posts slider

I need to change the character/word limit of manual excerpts which will be displayed on recent posts slider. I think it's 55 characters right now without counting spaces and punctuation marks. Am i ...
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Display recent posts with thumbnail within Masonry

On a page-template, I need to display recent 10 posts. So I tried to use, wp_get_recent_posts, found here in the codex, which I think is an appropriate hook for the purpose.The rest of the code is ...
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Recent posts with featured image or fallback image with permalink

In my sidebar.php I have some code that prints the recent comments. I could not share the complete code here because of the formating restrictions. You can find the code here: ...
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meta_query not working properly

I'm trying to run a query that only displays items that meet a condition in an Advanced Custom Fields select box, but I'm getting nothing. Here's my query. Any help would be appreciated: <?php ...
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Display list of most used tags in the last 30 days

I am looking for a way to display the most used tags over the last 30 days. I am no coder, but I have come up with this mashup to display a list of the most used 28 tags (preference to fit my theme). ...
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List recent posts with link to first category

I'm looking to get a list of the recent 4 posts and with it a link the the first (and only) category that the post is in. $args = array( 'numberposts' => '4', 'offset' => '0' ...
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Recent Posts widget has some older posts at the top? [closed]

I have this really weird issue I've never seen before and can't seem to google. I was adding some content to this site and noticed that the recent posts widget had about 8 or nice old posts constantly ...
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Posts modified in the last 48 hours

I am using the code below to generate posts created in the last 48 hours. function filter_where($where = '') { $where .= " AND post_date > '" . date('Y-m-d', strtotime('-2 days')) . "'"; ...
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Order posts by meta value and Date

I'm trying to sort posts based on one post meta value and date. I'm using this plugin ( https://github.com/JonMasterson/WordPress-Post-Like-System ) to add like system to my posts. The code that ...
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Modify recent post sidebar to show post thumbs with out plugins

Hi i'm using undersocres to create a theme. I need to add post thumbnails to the recent post widget, but I'm stuck. I try the code below, but I get a duplicated recent post widget, one without ...
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Show one post per author and limit query to 8 posts

I want to show 8 recent products from multiple authors on the frontpage. Need to show 1 recent product per author. Currently i'm using basic wp query to show recent 8 products. $args = array ( ...
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Display recent posts on another site

I have created a recent post type plugin and it displays recent posts from another website, but the permalinks are not working properly. The permalink does not show the post's URL, it shows the same ...
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Create static front-page with 3-5 recent posts

I am struggling with front/landing page customization for my custom designed theme. I have designed custom theme and pretty much coded it using the Underscore boilerplate. As I understands, the ...
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Add Date to Recent Posts Widget?

I am having an impossible time finding the proper way to add a date below the recent posts widget links. If anybody has a code, I would greatly appreciate it!
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Display all comments or recent comments per user on author page

I have author pages for each author and I want to see all of their comments (or all of their recent comments) if I click on their nickname. How can I do this? I tried the beneath code, but that does ...
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How to call the post thumbnails in a list of recent post in wp nav menu?

Thanks to Stack I found a code which allow to list recents posts of each of my categories into my wp nav menu. The code looks like this : // Front end only, don't hack on the settings page if ( ...
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Autoblog posts in wpms(network) into main site including featured images

I've a scenario like this: Blog writers, write their content into their blog and whichever post that they'd like to be seen in the main site should include the category 'Featured' (they're ...
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Help with “Recent Posts” Loop that is specific to a topic

I am getting more comfortable with WP but know zero PHP. I have a site up and running at www.wordpress-temporary.com that I am working on for a client. It's the twenty-twelve theme with some ...
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WP_Query with offset and 'orderby' => 'rand', offset not working

I have the following situation: on my index.php I am showing the most recent 20 posts using WP_Query(). On the same page in another section I would like to display 3 more random posts from the archive ...
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How to avoid duplicates when creating recent network posts

I'm using this code to get a list of custom posts (with custom fields) from the network for display in a php widget. It's old, but it's working fine: <?php switch_to_blog(4); ?> <?php $ca = ...
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Reset Wordpress Post Query to default

i am in a situation, i am creating a custom wordpress theme but i am stuck over something. in my index/home page, firstly i am displaying 6 posts by category like below <?php $posts = ...
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Why aren't paragraphs breaking on this page?

This page is created using a recent posts shortcode included with my theme. It is not displaying paragraph breaks that I've added in the editor and I'd like it to. How can I get the shortcode to ...
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Code for recent posts widgets

I have been using this plugin for many years now BUT the only problem is that it does not show child categories, it only shows posts that are in parent categories, how can I fix this. MY CODE: /** ...
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Code for Recent Posts Widget

I want to make changes to code of the Recent Posts widget – could anyone please tell me where that code is located? Thank you in advance!
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Recent post in the middle of the content

My site has a static front page and a blog. I'm using the Foundation5 grid and I've split the content of the homepage onto three rows, like this, and I'm updating both the content and the html in the ...
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Small intro before latest blog posts

What I'm trying to achieve is quite simple (in my mind). On the homepage, my blog presents the list of latest posts and I'm ok with it. I just want to add an introduction (three lines of text) before ...
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How to hide a post from 'Recent Posts' widget?

I'm trying to hide a post from the 'Recent Posts' widget in the sidebar. I know I can do this with the 'Special Recent Posts' plugin, but that plugin really uses up a lot of resources. I've got the ...
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Show recent published posts

I want to list recent published posts of my wp blog and exclude certain posts of some categories. The following code works fine, 10 recent posts are listed and posts in the listed categories are ...
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Recent posts show thumbnail

I'm learning wordpress theme development and using Underscores as my starter theme. How can I show either a small thumbnail of a image or featured image, from each post In my recent posts custom ...
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Author list based on recently active

My list of authors is now based on post count and I would like it to be based on recently active user. My idea was trying changing the orderby to post_date but it has no effect. Any suggestions to how ...
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Get x recent posts by author?

So I have ten authors on my site, and I want to designate a section where it shows the ten authors and their 5 latest posts in the form of the post title linking to the post. I tried using the ...
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Wordpress Recent post only showing title

I'm new in wordpress theme development. I want to display recent posts via recent post widget. but when I active the Recent posts widget in wordpress admin panel it only shows the title but not the ...
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Empty excerpt using wp_get_recent_posts

I have this simple shortcode to display the last posts with it's title and except: add_shortcode('latest3', function(){ $recent_posts = wp_get_recent_posts( array( ...
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Adding a badge to new blog post titles

I wish to add a small icon/badge left to my blog post titles those are new (maybe 5-7 days ago). I may preferably have a blinking gif image for this. Now, how to execute this? First I tried with this ...
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Recent Posts slider, using WP_Query(), loads duplicate sliders

I have written a small piece of code for Wordpress that will show the most recent top 4 posts in a slider (the Filament Group Responsive Carousel). It works, displaying the posts and sliding them etc, ...
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Problem with Front-Page.php loading recent posts

Hi I this weird problem where i have my custom front-page.php with set page (in Reading Settings) static page. What I want to have is a static page with welcoming message and later 1 recent posts ...
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Paginate recent posts widget

I've created a clone of the core Recent Posts widget as suggested here Code for Recent Posts Widget, but how would I go about adding pagination to that widget? I intend on using auto-pagination for ...
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Recent posts with comment count in “Sidebar” template [closed]

I tried this code, but it totally broke my site. I suppose it's because I'm doing something wrong in the WP_Query's sacred posts context in the sidebar template. Could some WP guru please correct this ...
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How to display last 3 posts (recent posts) in a static page?

I would like to implement something like "recent posts" in a static page: http://themes.codehunk.me/insignio/ (at the footer) How I would be able to do this without a widget?
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Unable to show recent custom post types in default recent posts widget

I have a custom post type "books" and there are already 'books' added. However, I am unable to modify WP_Query to change Recent Posts widget. I know that there is filter to modify WP_Query args: ...
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Show all posts of all categories but excluding a category on custom blog page with pagination of my theme

<h3>Recent Posts</h3> <?php // Display blog posts on any page @ http://m0n.co/l $paged = (get_query_var('paged')) ? get_query_var('paged') : 1; $temp = $wp_query; $wp_query= ...
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How to get excerpt of the recent posts

Right now, i am using code below to show title and its link of recent posts from my custom post category, but for one of my category i want to show excerpt, how can i achieve that. CODE i am using to ...
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How to make slider show 4 recent news and news start from begining not from 4th

I am kinda new to wordpress and I wanted to know how to make my wordpress site to show recent 4 news in this slider and again all news below: class s_naujienos extends WP_Widget { function ...
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Get Each user recent post in wordpress

I have a Multi Author Blog, I want to show Recent post of each user / author. Image has been attached for more convenient, see the Red selected area where author's recent post is showing.
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Have latest post and recent posts display differently

I have a situation where I want the latest post to display with a larger image and more text than the recent posts which would display thereafter. So the most recent post might show about 500 ...
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Showing recent post of category in page

Any ideas, how I should do this: Recent post (with comments) shown in page? I need fixed url example.com/question that shows the most recent post, style should be same as in normal one post? Can I ...
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How to exclude categories from recent posts, recent comments & category widgets?

I use the bellow function (thanks to @helgatheviking!) to exclude categories from the wordpress loop. It works very well - posts of selected categories are excluded from the loop on the main blog ...
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Show recent posts in single-post page

I'm trying to show recent custom posts in single-events.php I can make it work by using get_posts what I don't know how to do is exclude the post that is active so if I'm on 'Event 1' just now using ...
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How to target the default Recent Posts and Recent Comments widgets with pre_get_posts?

I added the following to my functions.php: add_action('pre_get_posts', 'keyl_get_emp_posts'); function keyl_get_emp_posts($query) { if ($query->is_main_query()) ...