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What is the most efficient way to search users by their display name?

Initially I thought I'd use get_users() but it turned out it doesn't support the display_name field. Then I've read about using WP_User_Query, but when I do it always exhausts the allowed memory size ...
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Sort plugins by rating

When I want to install a new Wordpress plugin, I do a search for the plugin I want, and I receive a list of results. Is there any way to sort the results by rating, or name? If not, it would be a ...
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Orderby meta_value only returns posts that have existing meta_key

I have the following wp_query: $args = array( 'post_type' => 'news', 'orderby' => 'meta_key', 'order' => 'ASC', 'meta_key'=>'custom_author_name', ...
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Different post sort order within different categories

I need to give each post a unique post order for multiple Categories (per post) it is in. I can imagine a solution using custom fields whereby for each Category there is a corresponding custom field ...
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How to query_posts using meta_query to orderby meta_key AND have a secondary sort by date?

I've been troubleshooting an issue over the past few days and keep going in circles. Could really use a fresh pair of eyes to help me answer this question... So I'm working with a wordpress site ...
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Group Posts by First Letter of Title

I am working on a website that is using posts as a way to manage glossary articles similar to the example website below. I would like to find a way to display articles alphabetically and grouped by a ...
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Column sorting with emtpy meta values

I am trying to sort my custom post type columns in the admin area. There's two ways I found to do this: At first this was my way to do it, however I got some strange behaviours. If a meta value is ...
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Custome column sort by date not title

I've created a custom column. Currently they are automatically sorting by title however i want them to sort by date. I've tried adding a "query_post" like: ...
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Sorting Media Library by Author Name

When attempting to sort my media library uploads by author's name, it appears that WordPress will only sort by author ID ( ...
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wordpress custom loop ascending descending posts by custom field

I am developing wordpress site that is depend upon price so i add custom filed named 'price' <?php while ( have_posts() ) : the_post(); echo $price = get_post_meta($post->ID, 'price', TRUE); ...
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Sorting Posts by custom field

I'm trying to sort my posts by the custom field artwork_title. When I use the following code, I just end up with one particular category of posts no matter what category archive I'm on. Also ...
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Advanced sorting of content in wordpress [closed]

Let's just say that I have website about cars. I have already created several categories, depending on which brand the cars are. My question is simple. I would like to implement some advanced type of ...
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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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Custom Post Type, WP_Query and 'orderby'

I do have a custom post type with the following setup: $supports = array( 'title' , 'editor' , 'thumbnail' , 'revisions' , 'page-attributes' ); $args = array( 'hierarchical' ...
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Sortby parameter to sort users

So for my post list, currently these are sortby post_count. Now, I am trying to sort the posts by "most newest" or "recent" Here is how the shortcode works [sortby=post_count] Other parameters ...
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How to make in WordPress admin panel sortable column for the custom field, that count the number of page impressions?

Good day! I try to make display post counter for WordPress. Output count of views function getPostViews($postID){ $count_key = 'post_views_count'; $count = get_post_meta($postID, $count_key, true); ...
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Sort posts by first content letter

Question title completely reflects my issue. I'm build non-profit collection of poems, and want sort them alphabetical. Native Wordpress sorting in this case is unsuitable. Must sort poems by first ...
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sort Posts by custom user filed

So I'm trying to sort the posts by custom user filed, I'll explain... So I have added users filed to the registration page, The fields are checkboxes, they allow the user to choose what topic he is ...
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Can the Next/Prev Post links be ordered by menu order or by a meta key?

I have a series of posts that are ordered by a meta_key value. They could also be arranged by menu order, if necessary. The next/prev post links (generated by next_post_link, previous_post_link, or ...
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Custom post type taxonomy not sorting correctly

i created a custom post type and also some taxonomy to be able to perform sorting on the display list. It is all working well on my local testing installation but as soon as i put on the production ...
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Best Practices for a Completely Customizable Homepage - without plugins

Let's say you have a homepage where you want to be able to feature 10 posts of various types (posts, pages, and Custom Post Types). You have hundreds of these posts to choose from. What would be the ...
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how to sort post in admin column by recently

i have created custom post type my problem is: in admin column, posts are sorted by ID how can change it to date. In other words, i want to sort post by recently
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Sorting posts to make those with post thumbnail show up first

I am trying to sort post with If have post thumbnail list posts show first(i need the posts without thumbnail to show after it) by title. $args = array( 'post_type' => 'post', 'meta_key' ...
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wordpress sorting using array merge by price in ascending order but price with 0 must be show last

I'm using below code to filter the query on page and sort the post in ascending order by price. I'm getting desire output but my concern is , i want all price with 0 at last. <?php global ...
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Sort alphabetically by custom field

I'm trying to change the sort order of a custom field in a custom post type. I want it to be be alphabetical by the 'location' name. It's sorting by location, but not keeping them in alphabetical ...
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Query Set Order By Author

I am attempting to orderby the author_name when you click on the Author arrow on a list of tickets. When you click the arrow, the names are ordering by something I cannot identify. I want them to ...
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Sort Custom Post Type by Category ID then Post Name

I'm creating a custom post type archive page, and I have the posts sorted by category. However, I need the categories to be listed by ID, and the posts to be listed by name. Here is what I have so ...
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Drag n Drop Post Order for multiple Custom Post Types

I have two custom post types (Branding Elements and Products) that I'm showing on a single page, and the client wants to be able to control the sort order of the page. What would be the best course ...
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How to get order of posts?

How can I get the order through which the query is done? For example, my woocommerce product archive page is querying by ordering according to the order_by select box (as seen below). How can I get ...
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Sorting posts alphabetical that have single digits

I have post titles that are like this: Episode 1 Episode 2 Episode 6 Episode 10 Episode 14 I try to list posts alphabetically but it ends up showing like this: Episode 1 Episode 10 Episode 14 ...
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Order posts randomly, not by date

I'd like to know how to order by "random" instead of by "date". Can someone help me modify this so it gets posts randomly instead of by date? $posts = ...
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How to sort a WP_Query array by post_name after an array_merge();

I have an WP_Query array made up from two WP_Query() objects merged together as follows: $query1 = new WP_Query($args1); $query2 = new WP_Query($args2); $wp_query = new WP_Query(); ...
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1answer
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Sorting dynamic table content with jQuery

I've been trying to use numerous jQuery plugins for tabling sorting in WordPress and have had absolutely no luck. Can anyone make a suggestion for a plugin that sorts tables of dynamic content? I'm ...
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Can't sort custom column on user.php by number / meta_value_num?

Everything else works fine but it's still not sorting by number. Would just like to know what I'm doing wrong here Here's the code function add_user_columns( $defaults ) { ...
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Filter posts under multiple categories?

How do I filter the posts by multiple categories? For example, if some of my posts are categorized under just apples and some as just oranges and some both, how would I filter the results to show only ...
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1answer
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WP_Query -> sort results by relevance (= most tags / taxonomy terms in common)

I'm trying to write a new "related posts" widget (for the single post view) for my custom post type, filtering by custom taxonomy terms that the related posts should have in common with the current ...
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Sort users in get_users() in custom order

<?php $blogusers = get_users('include=5,6,2,7,12,8'); foreach ($blogusers as $user) { ... } ?> Right now, these users will sorted by first name. How do I sort this in the order the ...
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Re-sort get_posts query results

I have a query that pulls fields from the 3 most recent posts for a carousel: get_posts('posts_per_page=3') I need to re-order the results so that instead of it being 1, 2, 3 it is 3, ...
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1answer
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Sort custom taxonomy terms order by both count and name

I am working on a custom taxonomy sorting to make popular terms. The requirement is to sort by popular posts by post count and also I need to sort terms by name to get it alphabetical order. Here is ...
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Page 2+ of taxonomy archives does not recognise sort-order from dropdown

I'm using a custom taxonomy archive and I want the user to be able to organise it by 'latest' or 'alphabetical' along with other custom fields in a dropdown form. Seems to be working fine on the first ...
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1answer
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How to rank custom post type from score points

I use a custom field with is casino_rank_scorewith stores a point rating for example 4.9 All casinos is stored on custom post type casinos. I need to figure out how to get a rank listing like ...
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1answer
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How do I sort multiples pages?

I want to use a dropdown to sort a list of posts in WordPress. The results will display on multiple pages. So how do I pass the query on to the second, third, fourth, etc. pages? Here's an example of ...
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Update meta_key value for a page

I have inherited a WP site where some home page slides are pulled using <?php $po = get_posts( array('post_type' => 'page', 'meta_key' => 'Home Slide', 'order' => 'ASC', 'orderby' ...
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1answer
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How to order posts by the user_login that corresponds to a meta_value (which is a user id)?

I'm trying to create sortable column headers for a CPT list, but I'm stuck on one piece. When clicking on an "Assignee" column head, I want the list to display alphabetically by the login name of the ...
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2answers
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Woocommerce custom loop to show all the products

I'm currently working on an e-commerce website and I met an problem. My client want a page e-boutique with all the product categories displayed, followed by 3 promoted products and a button "show ...
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1answer
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Multi-level ordering in Wordpress

I have a collection of posts and first I want to order them by 'name' in ASC order and then order by 'date' in ASC order. How does one go about doing this?
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WP Query orderby meta key natural sort?

I have this code: $args = array( 'posts_per_page' => -1, 'post_type' => 'product', 'meta_key' => 'custom key', 'orderby' => 'meta_value', 'order' => ...
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Vertical alphabetically post columns

I need to create a 9 column list that outputs posts sorted vertical and alphabetically. I'm getting closer, but still not there. I have two separate loops I'm working with. The first loop I have the ...
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get_terms orderby name as numbers

I have a custom taxonomy filled with terms such as 'volume 1', 'volume 2', 'issue 1', 'issue 2', 'issue 10' and get_terms orderby name returns list as: issue 1, issue 10, issue 2 though I need it to ...
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Get “wp_get_nav_menu_items” to sort alphabetically [duplicate]

I am trying to return a menu in alphabetical order and not the order set by the user in the backend. I have this code but it is not alphabetical: $args = array( 'order' => ...