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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()) ...
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How to display posts on template

I've added a page template that is my new home page and I would like to be able simply list the last 5 blog entries. My home page currently looks like... <?php /** * This file controls the ...
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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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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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display recent posts with thumbnail within masonary

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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Duplicate content with the same URL, google authorship

I have recently added google authorship to my wordpress blog. When I search for specific posts on my blog, they come up with the post with my google+ picture and byline. On the other hand, when I ...
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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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Author Link in Recent Posts Widget

I want to add author link into the recent post widget. For example if any user post on my web from his LinkedIn ID (which I have allowed) so in Recent Posts where it shows, <time> By: ...
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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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Custom text box containing post titles

I added two text boxes to my home page on a wordpress site and I need to display recent posts titles only. What line of code should i add to do that ? Here is the code I used to create the ...
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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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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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Recent Posts Widget to display Custom Post types doesn't display content

I have created a few custom post types on my site (WP 4.0 / TwentyTen Child Theme) and I was hoping to create widgets to display them on the sidebar. The custom post types work well but the widget ...
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Displaying four post types sharing one taxonomy

I was hoping somebody could help me. I've created a custom taxonomy 'members' that is shared by four post types - posts, pages, resources, and news. I've then added five terms using this 'members' ...
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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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display recent posts title in a text box on home page

I've created two text boxes on my home page using z-edity short code and I want to display recent posts titles as a marquee text in the first link and some text also as marquee in the second box. ...
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Building Menus with the latest posts included

Im looking to build a menu system much like that off the huffington post or washington post, with links on one side and the latest articles or other dynamic content on another. Before i go crazy and ...
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Query recent posts by author

I'm fairly new to wordpress but trying to get recent posts by a specific author. The following code displays only most recent bog posts. I am using a custom field to get the author ID. EDIT by ...