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Trying to sort and display categories(not posts) by custom field: 'order'

I'm a WordPress rookie. I've added a custom field to my "Category" taxonomy. The custom field is "custom_order" and its purpose is to hold a number so that my categories can be sorted and displayed in ...
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Woocommerce: custom product attribute sorting not working (backend)

I am having a problem sorting the product attributes in the backend. I have a product attribute called "size" which has numerical and string values (36, 37, 38 .. XS, S, M, L). Because they were not ...
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Sort posts by custom fields value using dropdown menu

I'm trying to sort my posts by a custom field value, called price. Only using numbers in the custom field value. I want that the visitors of the website can sort the posts on price by using a ...
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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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Order by a meta fiel in query loop

I would like to sort my article from a category by a number added in a meta field. Here is the first step, I get the articles to display on the page. <?php $cat = get_post_meta( get_the_ID(), ...
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Make custom post type column sortable

My site has two custom types: Auction and Lot. Lots are connected to an Auction via the post_parent field. I added an Auction column to the Lots list in the admin area. function ...
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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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Sort and paginate custom post taxonomies alphabetically

I need to sort and paginate custom taxonomy post types. i have a page where i have next and previous link. on clicking next and previous link next or previous brand(custom taxonomy) should load. I ...
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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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Sort Posts by Multiple Meta Values

1) Custom Post Type named "Buying_Locations" 2) Each Post has three meta values of: State, City, Store Name QUESTION: How can you show a list of these posts sorted alphabetically by State, then ...
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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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Filter to order Admin Custom Post List makes template query come up empty

In my template I query the posts like so: query_posts(array( 'post_type' => 'homeslide', 'meta_key' => 'slide_order', 'orderby' ...
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Sort All Posts by Category Name in the Admin Panel?

I'm working on a pretty complicated site where everything is managed by category type including automatic spinner image submission, etc.. Unfortunately, its doggone difficult to manage things when the ...
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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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Query to sort a list by meta key first (if it exists), and show remaining posts without meta key ordered by title

I'm working on a custom taxonomy term page template where we want the items that are connected to the term sorted by a publication date (custom date field) - and if there are multiple items on the ...
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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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group search results by post type?

My site has 3 unique post types: Default Blog posts ("post") custom type "lesson" custom type "series" When the user searches the site, I would like pertinent results from all 3 post types to show ...
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group search results by post type with relevanssi

I have 3 post types: post lesson series When a user searches on my site, I want the results to be sorted by post type into different containers. I am using the Tabs from Zurb Foundation for my ...
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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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initial sort order for a sortable custom column in admin

I have created a number of 'views' column in the admin area of my posts. There are several tutorials for this and I did in fact use a number of these to arrive at my end result. It works as expected ...
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Previous Next Post Link by Post Rank Value Stored in Another Table

I'm using the Q2W3 WordPress plugin to sort posts by category. This plugin allows a drag-drop interface to change the default post order and modifies the standard taxonomy output so that posts on 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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Sorting is not working in wordpress WP_Query

i have created a page where i am sorting the post according to the views. Here is the query <?php $temp = $wp_query; $wp_query = null; $wp_query = new WP_Query(); ...
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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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Ordering posts by custom taxonomy in admin area

EDIT @kaiser - this question is slightly different to the answer you posted in that I am talking about sorting by clicking the column title rather than adding a dropdown to filter by taxonomy term ...
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Ajax URL not saving data

I have a submenu admin section under my custom post type which lists the custom posts by category. I have applied jQuery sortable and it all works fine except for the actual saving to the postmeta in ...
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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 ...