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How can I delay the publishing of a page or post?

Sometimes it would be nice to be able to set a draft to be published when I'm not in front of the keyboard. Is this possible? If so, how?
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How to prevent posts from being published too close to each other?

I manage a blog which consists of about 25 writers. Sometimes a few of them are in the process of writing a new post at once, and they end up publishing them too close to each other. Is there a way ...
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Schedule Posts to Publish from Dates/Times Pre-Set by Admin

I have a multi-author baseball site. I want authors to be able to schedule posts to be published at one of four selected times each day. This is important because some authors write game recaps, and ...
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wp_update_post() doesn't update post_status?

I'm using this bit to insert/update a custom post type from the front-end. The date is set from a custom jquery datepicker. if (strtotime($date) < strtotime('tomorrow')) { ...
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Feedburner doesn't update when “scheduled post” publishes

I've searched around and can't find anything on this, so thought I'd see if y'all could help. I am successfully scheduling posts and having them publish - no "missed schedule" problems - but when a ...
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How to create pages that do change or expire after a specified amount of time?

You can create a new page/post for this and set a custom publish date for it, but now the question is: How can you make a page to be available for a specified amount of time and replace it with ...
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Scheduled Posts and wp-cron - Why don't scheduled posts publish if too old?

I notice that the documentation for wp_schedule_single_event mentions the following:- The action will fire off when someone visits your WordPress site, if the schedule time has passed. However ...
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Scheduled posts: set default time?

I want to be able to set the default time in the options for a Scheduled Post to be a specific time of the day, as opposed to it defaulting to the current time. Is there a plugin or some code I can ...
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Missed scheduled WordPress

I am currently in version 3.1 of WordPress and I have a problem with planning my post. In fact, whenever I plan a post, it is written: "Scheduled missed. Could you help me please. Thank you in ...
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What is considered the post's creation date for wp_insert_post?

I have the following hook which sets a default "hotness" for a post. For context, hotness is a meta_value saved to the post, and changes every time someone upvotes or downvotes the post. I use this ...
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Missed schedule

My future posts are going missed. They are not getting published on the time they should, and it says "Missed Schedule". I read somewhere that it could be a server issue, so how can I fix it?
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Unschedule a post

I have some posts scheduled for tomorrow. I want instead to remove the scheduled date and simply publish them manually when I am ready. I can't find anything about this. Does just setting them to ...
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How to code schedule / cron job

I am using wp_schedule_event to hourly insert items from an rss news feed into my client's blog. Here is how I am setting it up in my functions.php: add_action('init', function(){ $timescheduled ...
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Make future posts visible to the public—not just within WP_Query

I know I can publicly show future posts in a loop using 'post_status' => 'future' in WP_Query. But clicking on a future post's permalink will result in a 404 if you are not a logged-in user. ...
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timestamp and scheduled post irregularities

Update: I've confirmed the problem (that scheduled posts are based on UTC time), now just need advice and background to determine best solution. Questions: 1) how WP determines UTC time before ...
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How to fix missing function in wp-cron?

One of my sites consistently fails to publish scheduled posts. I've tried disabling plugins, using Twenty Twelve, etc. with no luck. I installed the Core Control plugin and noticed that there is no ...
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Problems with cron

I have a this code that delete some post meta at al 7:55 hour of the server: if ( !wp_next_scheduled('borra_meta_datos') ) { wp_schedule_event( mktime(7, 55, 0, date('n'), date('j')), 'daily', ...
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Allow non-logged in users to see a future post after clicking on a list of future posts

I have been able to list out pages that are set for future in a custom template like this: ...
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permalink %year% of pre-written posts to be published next year, in the mysterious future (*)

I am pre-writing some posts that will be published next year. My permalink structure is /%year%/%postname%/ After setting the post title, the permalink says it will be ...
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Does WordPress provide an API for scheduling posts?

I'm a database noob so I'm a little bit clueless as to how to make a scheduled post via a plugin. Basically, does WP provide a reference API that would allow a plugin to create a scheduled post, like ...
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How can I show my scheduled posts in Google Calendar?

I typically schedule posts well in advance before they get published. At times I can have as many as 5-10 scheduled posts set to be published within the coming weeks. Is there a way to show a ...
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How do I publish portfolio items with a future date?

I am trying to publish portfolio items with a future date (using for an event based website) and I can't see to find any plugins or anything. I have seen them for generic posts, such as "The Future ...
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Better handling of WP-CRON server load abuse

There are multiple reports on how wp-cron is a far from ideal solution because it runs every time a page is loaded, which is unnecessary in most scenarios (one scenario in which it would be necessary ...
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Query to view scheduled or draft post

I have created a mailer template for my my single post. I can view the mailer version of my post using a url variable ?mailer I've configured the above using the code below within my single.php... ...
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Setting Post Date Returning “Notice: A non well formed numeric value encountered”

I am using wp_insert_post to create post. While executing that function, I also set post date to schedule the post publish date using some variables. Here is the part of my code: //Intervals ...
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1answer
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User unable to see a scheduled post via the url?

My users aren't able to see scheduled posts. Instead they get shown a 404 error. I'd like to show scheduled posts as well.
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What action to use for when a post is saved / published, with a caveat

I'm trying to do some stuff when a post has been saved, I'm currently using the save_post action, of which generally works. However, the problem I'm having is when a post is scheduled it fires the ...
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Schedule future post to custom post status instead of publish?

I've been doing some research into custom post statuses and scheduling posts and I had a question: I was wondering if it were possible to schedule a post to got from future to a custom post status ...
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Remove “Edit Link” next to “Publish immediatley” when adding a new post

I need to remove the Edit link next to Publish immediately as I don't want my user to schedule the post. How can I achieve this? Thanks!
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Specific Days, Specific image on Front Page

Is there a plugin that will allow me to do the above? Basically I have a webcomic that updates twice a week with two different stories. http://www.lunarblade.com What I would like to be able to do ...
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1answer
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Can't open scheduled posts

On the homepage of my website I'm retrieving published and scheduled posts this way: <?php global $post; $args = array('numberposts' => '3', 'category' => $category, 'post_status' => ...
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rewrite_rules problem

I am using scheduled posts as a event program, by making a loop pick up future posts. Every now and again, the production site starts to show 404's for the single event pages, and to fix it I have ...
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Scheduling posts via sql

I got 10k posts with dates that are in the future. I imported my posts as a draft cause it seems quicker. I have used phpmyadmin to set the status of the posts to future with this sql command: UPDATE ...
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Display “Today” Instead of Date for Pubslished Posts

I have a list of 'post_status'' => 'future' which are published at certain dates throughout the year. These posts are custom posts whith Advanced Custom Fields. Since a couple of days I'm trying ...
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How to use function schedule post to integrate with date type (magic fields)?

Lately I'm developing a cinema website. The users are having problem setting movie on coming-soon, release, and now showing types. They need to do it in manual way. So I just saw WordPress function ...
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Displaying Single Future Posts in a specific Category or Taxonomy

I want posts that are tagged with a certain term and scheduled to be posted some time in the future to be publicly available. So if I create a post, assign it a special term (category, tag, custom ...
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Programmatically schedule post with wp_update_post function

I schedule posts in a wp plugin (WP 3.8) with the following function. My posts seem to be in the correct status after scheduling them (when editing them, date time and status are good), and also after ...
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wp_schedule_single_event running twice

I have set up a meta box with a checkbox, so when checked and the post is saved, a scheduled event is registered to send an email to all users (around 1200) in the background. Sometimes the emails ...
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Schedule a post without editing permissions

I want an user to schedule posts but I don't want the user to edit those. Is there a way to schedule draft or pending posts without the others editing permissions?
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Posts miss schedule, no notification (3.7.1)

I have a site running 3.7.1 where posts are sporadically failing to post on schedule. Unlike the "missed schedule" error that sometimes occurs, these misses don't generate any notification and the ...
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Chrome won't refresh

Have this really strange issue that just cropped up - I schedule my posts for 6am every day and for some reason when I go to the site using Chrome it won't show my latest posts. Self hosted with ...
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Scheduling daily refresh of posts

So here's my situation: I'm using AmazonSimpleAdmin to display products using the Amazon API. I have one product per post. The API limits 1 request per second. Meaning my front page can only have one ...
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Update content of multiple pages/posts at once?

Is this possible? using shortcodes? Custom post type? Custom Fields? CSV upload? Unique content per page. Do not need to create new pages, Just update body of them. Seems like a tough one? Also can ...
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1answer
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Force Publish Future (Scheduled) Posts Immediately [duplicate]

I am trying to force publish 'future' or 'scheduled' posts, and I am having trouble The reason I am asking is because I am creating a site that allows users to do the editing on the front of the ...
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Is there a way to schedule url to content updates?

I have a client that has multiple pages of content that will be changed on various intervals depending on the day and/or date. For example one of the pages is "Specials of the Day" They already know ...