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Sort admin menu items

On a related note to "Changing the Order of Admin Menu Sections?", I'm looking for a way to alphabetically sort the entries in each sub-section of WordPress's admin area. Currently, whenever a new ...
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Order by custom field date?

I've created a category "Expire Soon" and i want to insert and sort the posts by custom field "expiration_date". I use this code but the posts are sorted by custom field "expiration_date" but not by ...
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Crafting WP_Query array, sort by date

question about wordpress WP_Query: 'post_type' => 'event_date' outputs dd/mm/yy ex: 31122012 I would like to order my frontend 'event_date' output not by latest WP post entry but by latest ...
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How do I sort a custom post type admin column using two meta keys?

I have created a custom post type along with custom columns. One of my columns displays a date range such as "12/05/2012 - 11:00 am to 12/15/2012 - 1:00 pm". This is a concatenated string using a ...
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ISOTOPE - Missing/Invalid Arguement Get Terms

I am trying to use the isotope plugin for sorting on my taxonomy page and even though I don't know much about how to set it up, I tried using some advice found on here. Wordpress and isotope ...
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Filter/Sort Post Form On Taxonomy page

I am trying to create a form on the taxonomy template that will be able to filter the posts the current user is viewing. I want to use a few drop downs and submit button to do so. My code looks like ...
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How can users sort multiple pages?

I'm using the following code to display a list of properties on multiple pages. I would like to give users the option of sorting the results by custom fields (perhaps city, or property name, or ...
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How do I allow users to sort posts? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I sort multiples pages? I want to allow users to sort a long list of posts (that are displayed on multiple pages) by custom fields. Here is my form... <form ...
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Filter and Search

I am working on my site which is a WordPress based site. It is a sweepstakes site well winprizesonline.com is the site which inspired me most. Now I want a dynamic search like that site on my site but ...
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How can I sort posts ascending by post title for a specific post type, but on a category archive template?

How can I sort posts ascending by post title for a specific post type, but on a category archive template? My schema involves a "video" custom post type and multiple subcategories of the ...
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How do I sort posts with multiple pages

I am using a drop-down to sort posts by title, meta_value, etc. However, the sorting feature only works on the first page. The second page displays the default order rather than continuing the order ...
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Listing the most popular 8 city (custom fields) as used in posts

Hi there i am creating a theme for a classifieds website and want to list the top 8 popular city which mentioned as posts custom fields. That means the top 8 cities which have the most classifieds. it ...
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Natural sort / ordering wp_dropdown_categories

I'm using the following code to display an archive dropdown: wp_dropdown_categories( 'taxonomy=week&hierarchical=1&orderby=name' ); However the format of the taxonomy is week-1, week-2 ...
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Sorting custom post types in edit.php : Post disappear

I've got a few custom post types with different taxonomies and I have a function that adds certain categories to post list view in edit.php admin screen. Everything good there. I've also added a ...
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What table is the media's sort order stored?

I see that your can sort media by a numbered order in the media gallery for a post. But what table is this order stored in? I want to use this order to also order the images the same way in my ...
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Link to most recently created category of custom taxonomy in primary navigation menu

I have a custom taxonomy called Issues (like magazine issues) with categories named after the title of each issue. I created a page called "Current Issue" and added a link to it in the main ...
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list pages by custom_field?

Is there a way for me to sort these posts alphabetically according to the custom field I have defined (last_name)? <?php $page_id = get_the_ID(); $args = array('sort_order'=>'DESC', ...
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query_posts with a custom post type, a meta_query and sorting by post date?

I've searched the archives and found questions similar to what I need, but haven't found exactly what I want. I've got a bunch of products that are sorted by a meta_key of country, and I'd like to be ...
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How to sort terms with diacritical signs?

I have list of terms which happens to be the Polish Alphabet. Here's how I list these terms: <ul> <?php $terms = get_terms("taxonomy", array('orderby' => 'title', 'hide_empty' => ...
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How can I set a default listing order on the admin page for a custom taxonomy? (without plugins)

I'm researching this problem for days without any success... What I want is very simple: to see my custom taxonomy terms sorted by ID on the admin page. I can't believe that something this simple ...
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query_posts sort in multiple directions

I'm trying to improve my post sorting by using multiple criteria, but I want specific orders for different values. For example, I have a meta_key called 'featured' that I want to move any post up to ...
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How to keep track of when a vote is cast?

I have setup a great voting system on my website, but since I want to sort the top rated posts by week, month and alltime...I now need to able able to keep track of when a vote has been cast. Could ...
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Sort author list alphabetically

I have narrowed the code down to this: <?php $authors = $wpdb->get_results('SELECT DISTINCT post_author FROM '.$wpdb->posts); if($authors): foreach($authors as $author): ...
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Drop down+sort blog posts date added/most popular

Is it possible to have a drop down menu like youtube/demonoid that allows you to sort your index (and caterogy.php) blog posts by date/popularity/viewed)? I seen plugins for adding most popular ...
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Custom-post-type-archive: posts sorted/filtered by year?

I have a custom-post-type wr_event whose posts are sorted by meta_key "event_date". Therefore I have this handy function … function get_event_list( $latest = true, $order = 'ASC' ) { echo ...
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How to order posts by number of Vimeo Likes

I have number of posts that contain embeded video from Vimeo, I can get vimeo likes and display them inside the post using vimeo API but how can I order those posts by number of Vimeo likes?
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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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Sorting posts by custom field value

I am trying to sort posts by their custom field value, which is a date in this format: 9 August 2012, 7:18 am 'orderby' => 'meta_value', 'meta_key' => 'wprss_item_date', ...
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get_pages() not ordering as it should

I'm using get_pages() function to get all subpages from a page like this: $childrens = get_pages(array('child_of' => 7, 'sort_column' => 'post_date', ...
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Simple Data Table Update and Page Integration

There are a variety of tables (page-level, not database) in a website I manage that need to be regularly updated. The difficult issue is that this information is often only one or two data columns, so ...
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wp e-commerce sort by stock

I have a site using wp e-commerce plugin and want to sort items by stock. I have been trying for hours without any luck: I don't have an option to sort by "SKU" in the administration (as I've read ...
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Custom Query Fields - Altering Meta Value

I'm giving Custom Query Fields a shot for filtering/sorting posts on the front-end of a site. The instructions seem pretty self-explanatory, but I do have another layer that I'm trying to figure out. ...
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Sort by posts that have a featured image?

I'd like to sort posts on the index page to show those that have a featured image first. I've done this in functions.php: add_filter( 'pre_get_posts', 'my_get_posts' ); function ...
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Sort posts by newest child while keeping hierarchy intact

I have the following hierarchy within my wordpress posts (e.g.): -> Post 1 (pubdate: 2011-01-01) --> Post 5 (pubdate: 2011-01-02) ---> Post 6 (pubdate: 2011-01-03) ----> Post 7 ...
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Sort custom post type list table by display name of a user id stored as post meta value

I have a custom post type named domicile. Each post (domicile) has an owner (not the author). Owners are users with a custom role. I store the user id as a post meta value (dmb_owner) for the domicile ...
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How to sort posts by last name (2nd word) on ONE category only?

I have an "author" category that is used as a list to browse multiple posts containing author biographies. I have Smart Category Ordering installed and right now it is sorted by title ascending. ...
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How can I custom order the results from wp_list_categories?

I am using wp_list_categories to return (you guessed it) a list of categories within a custom taxonomy. The orderby parameter accepts sorting by ID, name, slug, count, and term_group. Is there a way ...
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Sort custom posts in archive by multiple values: date AND meta key

I have a post type and I want to sort posts in its archive according to two values: by a meta value called "artwork_year" which contains a 4 digit number (year) by post publish date what the query ...
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Plugin that lets visitors Like a post (not facebook) and stores likes in custom meta?

Does anyone know of a plugin that has a like feature or thumbs up down etc which stores these likes as custom meta data? Not a facebook like. I'm currently using WTI Likes which stores the data in a ...
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How to sort posts in a custom post type by title in ascending order by default?

So I am using a custom post type to create a listing of businesses. Each post made, contains information about each business. The title of each post is the name of the business. When I go to the menu ...
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Sorting a query by custom field date

EDIT: Reworded the question for more clarity I'm trying to sort by custom meta box data, which I am converting to a date using the strtotime function, but I'm having some difficulty. My chief ...
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Sorting posts by specific order

I have a custom post type and I want to be able to control the order that the posts are displayed by defining the order in an array, and then checking the posts meta_value against the array to see ...
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Sorting multiple custom post types without a meta key/value pair by sort order

At this current moment. is it possible to sort multiple custom post/page types without a meta key/value? I'm looking to just sort the posts by page attribute order: What have i done so far? I've ...
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Is it possible to order posts by two meta values?

Hopefully this is a reasonably straightforward question! Is it possible to order posts, on the front-end of my WP install, by two meta values? I have a meta key called genus and another called ...
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Ascending sort order for monthly & category view, i.e. ?m=201204, ?cat=4

I have my posts ordered ascending (from oldest to newest) because I use Wordpress as a website to accompany a book published based on the original blog. To do this I put the following code just before ...
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How to choose a sort order (for posts) per category? (ideally when creating a new category)

Assume I have a bunch of posts (articles) in two categories: "upcoming events" (cat=1) and "past events" (cat=2). When listing all posts of a specific category out of those two, category 1 shoud be ...
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Sort a custom post type array numerically

We've set up drop down lists to allow people to filter posts based on custom post types. In order to populate the drop down list I am using: <?php $terms = get_terms("ratios"); $count = ...
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Custom loop request based on custom field

I have many post, all categorized. So 100 post, 40 in cat=4. All those 40 post have a custom field name point with a rating in there (how many point win). Si the question How to loop through all the ...
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Sort Posts Best Practice

I have a custom post type "Properties". These properties posts are being listed out on page "Properties For Let". Each property post has various custom meta including price, and number of bedrooms. ...
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sortable custom column in media library

trying to make a custom column sortable in the media library. Found lots of examples for posts, and users but can't get them to work on the media library page. function wpse_hook_isv_columns() { ...