The single post template. Used when a single post is queried.

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How to disable the single view for a custom post type?

I created a custom post type: register_post_type('sample_post_type',array( 'labels' => array( 'name' => _x('Sample Posts', 'post type general name'), 'singular_name' => ...
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What is singular.php?

From 4.3 we have a new template, singular.php. I tried to understand what is it, but I didn't get it. :) The page.php for pages. The single.php for every post types. If we have single-[post-type].php ...
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How to check if the product is in a certain category on a single-product.php in Woocommerce?

How in the world can I check if a product is in a certain product category on the single-product.php? <?php if (is_product_category('audio')) { echo 'In audio'; ...
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How do I create a link that will always show the latest post?

If I want to create a link that will always show the latest post how can i do that? Lets say I have three post types and there are three links with posts names (like a nav list) to those post types. ...
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Posts in multiple Categories different single.php

I am smashing my head against some code. Here is the situation: I have one post in 3 different categories, this post has to be visible in "category 1" with the single1.php, in "category 2" with ...
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How to detect single.php (but not single-portfolio.php)?

When I'm using is_single(); in my <head> section to add some style to website navigation it executes correctly on blog posts but it also executes on single "portfolio" post type posts (so ...
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single page wordpress

I like wordpress as a CMS and I think it's got a lot there with it's vast plugin library however the front end, dare I say it is a bit out of date. I don't like the system of old going page-to-page ...
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Template for specific post of custom post type

I have the CPT "event". I have created single-event.php. I want one particular event to use a different template than single-event. I read elsewhere that this could be done by creating a ...
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get taxonomy name of current post

Hierarchical taxonomy of custom post type 'projects' > 'projects_category'. Two example 'projects_category' hierarchies would be: Big Corporates > 1st Company Name > A Post Title Small ...
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A special single page templates for posts under a category and all its child category

I have a blog in WordPress. I have multiple categories. I want to use a specific layout for all posts under a category and all of its sub categories. Example : My categories organized as bellow. ...
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Conditional for single-{post-type}.php

Please help with this code for custom post type "video": If is single-video.php page { list custom-taxonomy of video. Example actors } Else { do nothing } I´m tried with is_single, ...
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if is_singular array not working as expected

I'm using the following if statements within header.php to load custom tracking codes. <?php if ( is_singular( array( 'custom-post-type', 'post-name' ) ) ) : ?> // Specific tracking code ...
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Pagination for custom query on single.php

I'm building a site and the basic structure on most pages is as follows: <!-- content query --> <!-- recent posts preview query (paginated) --> <!-- related posts preview query ...
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Make custom post type display as a page

I am trying to make my custom post type display on the front end as if it were a page. Depending on the theme, it won't have the date, author, etc... I've looked into creating a template such as ...
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Disable Single Post View for Specific Taxonomy on Custom Post Type

we have a somewhat unique problem with a specific Custom Post Type that was developed for a client. It basically boils down to a need to disable the single post view for any posts that have been ...
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Related Posts by Multiple Tags?

I was curious if was possible to display related posts by multiple tags. The site I am working on has about 5 tags per post. Most posts have 1 or 2 tags in common. The related posts I'd like to show ...
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HTML code in Custom field

I'm using a custom field to display images in a slider on each post, but when I update the post after having entered the HTML code in the custom field, the code disappears. I'm assuming that there is ...
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How to display different single post template based on author?

My current singlepost.php makes use of the following if conditions and renders the appropriate template. <?php $post = $wp_query->post; if ( in_category('4') || in_category('59') ) { ...
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Custom permalink structure only for default posts

Does anybody know how to modify the url struct only for the single post page? When I go to a post page, the url should look like: example.com/xxx/my-post. All other urls (with the exception of the ...
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Best way to programatically add “rel” attributes to page and post images

For single posts and pages, I would like to add certain rel attributes to all the images on the contained therein added with the "Add Image" functionality on the edit screen. The attribute would be ...
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Enable infinite scroll on single.php [closed]

I have a problem similar to the author of this thread: Possible to paginate on single.php? I am trying to enable infinite scrolling on single.php. So far I successfully load an additional 1 post when ...
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single page site with subpages

i want to make a single page site which has subpages with following structure about us team -member1 -member2 contact and i want the output to be like <div class="about-us"> team content ...
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Single post comment template not working

I cant get the comments template to show up in my single-events.php This is my code <?php while ( have_posts() ) : the_post(); ?> <?php get_template_part( 'content', 'events' ); ?> ...
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How do I create a widget that only allows a single instance?

How do I create a widget that only allows a single instance of a widget to be added through the Wordpress interface? The default behaviour of widgets allows multiple instances to be added. I am ...
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Custom post type single-{custom}.php not working

I made a custom post type with the machine name special_media_post and wordpress is simply not seeing the single-special_media_post.php. I am at a complete lose. It keeps defaulting to the index.php ...
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Is it possible to use a single custom post as the site front page

I know I can set a static page as the homepage but is it possible to set a single custom post as the site front page? I created a custom post type called "portfolio" where users can add all the work ...
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Custom post type single page returns 404 error

I have a custom post type called slide. It has content and some custom fields. I want WP to show the single.php theme or single-slide.php theme when the user clicks the slide single page link. the ...
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“next_posts_link” and “previous_posts_link” display me NOTHING

I'm trying to add links "Previous Post" and "Next Post" in my single.php file without success because previous_posts_link and next_posts_link dont return anything. Honestly I do not know where in the ...
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How do I show google ads between post content?

I want to show ads by Google between text content, like show 3 ads one after 1st para second after 3rd para and one at end of last para. I know i have to modify in single.php but being novice in php ...
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Display Taxonomy Image on single.php

I'm using Taxonomy Images, and I can't figure out how to display a category's associated image on a single.php. Essentailly, when a user is viewing a post that utilizes the single.php template, it ...
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how to know if the post has pagination (<!--nextpage-->) or not

i need a solid solution for checking if a post has pagination or not, regardless of the number of current page in the pagination, and even if the post is in the first page of the pagination. the check ...
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In need of array of post tags

On the single-post page within the loop I need an array of the_tags() which is a string. and get_tags() gives me all of the tags not only this posts. Is there an easy way to get this?
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How to disable single post view in wp

I want know, How to disable single post view in wp. any plugin or setting??? Is there a way to disable single post page, for example when some tries to go to single post page to show not found or 404 ...
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Why use while over if in single wordpress posts?

Why is while() used instead of say if() here: <?php while ( have_posts() ) : the_post(); ?> <?php get_template_part( 'content', 'single' ); ?> <?php ...
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Insert After Second Paragraph Without <P> Tag?

I use a code like the one shown below to insert ads after the first paragraph. The problem is that this code requires the content to be displayed within paragraph tags and I would like to use this ...
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Using previous_post_link and next_post_link to wrap around post sequence

For a single custom post type, I'm using previous_post_link and next_post_link with simple arrows. (Although text arrows are shown here, in the actual I'm using graphics with the text hidden via CSS.) ...
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Add code just after Post content

I am in a bit of dilemma here so bare with me. I want to add something like this code just after the content in a post: <p>Please let me know what you think by <a href="#comment">leaving ...
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in_category() works in single.php but not in page.php?

I'm using in_category(array) inside The Loop to detect whether a post is categorised into the Discussion category (or has one of a couple of slugs). This works beautifully on single.php but doesn't ...
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Custom Post Templates

The Issue: I am looking for custom single post templates, to add or remove individual elements as a function of a normal single post. There are a lot of ways to create custom post templates for ...
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Restrict post navigation to current sub menu

This is what I'm using to output my post navigation: <?php if (is_single() ) { ?> <nav class="post-navigation"> <h1 class="visuallyhidden">Post Navigation</h1> ...
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Pagination on single post page?

I've found many pagination tutorials/plugins that work on pages displaying a list of posts such as index.php E.g. - ...
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posts_nav_link on single.php

The situation...I use 3 categories. One of them is called 'News'. This page shows on the left the latest post in the category 'News' and on the left it shows the 10 most recent posts from this same ...
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Can't get the_content of the parent page from its single post?

This is a page that list posts witht he category Content (CDs): <div id="tagline"> <div class="container"> <?php // Run main loop (The Loop). ?> <?php if ( ...
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Post Rank on Single Post page based on custom field

As per my previous question. How to show posts rank based on custom field value It works perfect on homepage as I wanted. Now I want to show the same rank in single post pages also.
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I want to extend the current themes' single.php to display the meta fields of my CPT

I am developing a plugin, which registers a role, a CPT and some metaboxes. I am now at the point where I included as well a single-mycpt.php into my plugin. Here's my current issue: I can't simply ...
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Using loop pagination on single.php

I want the main front-page loop to show in a section on both index.php AND single.php templates, with pagination. Pagination works fine on the homepage, but not on single posts. This is the code ...
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changing permalink for custom template in posts of a certain category

I've created a unique single post template to give people the option of reading all posts of a certain category using the awesome "reveal.js" which they access via this link <a ...
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Using wp_list_categories like the the_category (showing just current categories of a post)

fromi'm using wp_list_categories to get an unordered list with headlines (on single.php inside the post-loop): <ul><?php wp_list_categories('title_li=0');?></ul> the thing is: i ...
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Custom post type not displaying content from single-{custom post type} page

I am trying to create a custom post type with taxonomy and a shortcode for my custom search in a plugin.When I activate my plugin I see my CPT and taxonomy on dashboard. But when I publish the post I ...
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How can I make a post that belongs to a category or have specific tags, display different from the other single posts?

How can I make a single post display different from the other single posts when I add it to a specific category. example: I have a post that is in 3 categories: music, songs & video clips. I ...