When a post is sticky, it (generally) remains at the top of the published posts list, even if there are newer posts. It is possible to have more than one sticky post.

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WP Query with sticky posts and tax_query

I have this query; $posts = new WP_Query(array( 'post_type' => 'post', 'posts_per_page' => 5, )); Which correctly places sticky posts at the beginning. However,...
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Add a single featured post to all pages?

Within wp-admin, we need the ability to select a single post as the featured post. This featured post will be displayed on all pages. I know I can make a post "sticky" but we would like to have only ...
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Exclude duplicated $sticky post from combined loop content

Since Wordpress sticky posts feature allow the post checked as sticky in post publish panel to be placed at the top of the front page of posts. I was also intended to style the sticky post differently ...
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Sticky posts with conditional taxonomy check

I have two different taxonomies with the same terms. so let's say: Places: Russia, India, Jamaica. Sticky Places: Russia, India, Jamaica. Now i want to create a loop which checks if a post has two ...
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Sticky Post from page 2 and on

Today I updated an old blog post and set it to sticky to show info about the latest changes. It’s a typical post with Site Updates as the title for a log of a sort you could say, with past changes ...
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Why Wordpress CMS uses an array in wp_options instead of a field for Sticky posts?

In WordPress we can pin (sticky) a post. Wordpress uses an option in wp_options table named 'sticky_posts' with an array list of sticky posts! As a normal condition WordPress should add a field ...
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Sticky post to top of category

I use this code: add_filter('the_posts', 'bump_sticky_posts_to_top'); function bump_sticky_posts_to_top($posts) { foreach($posts as $i => $post) { if(is_sticky($post->ID)) { ...
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WP_Query: Why is sticky post not first item in loop?

I've got a custom WP_Query loop based of meta_value variables: $meta_cat = get_sub_field('category'); $posts = new WP_Query( array( 'cat' => $meta_cat, 'posts_per_page' => get_sub_field(...
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Make posts non-sticky

I have around 200 posts. I want to make all posts non-sticky except 4 posts. I know the id of those 4 posts. How can I do it? Using plugin or sql query?
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Apply styling only to first page sticky posts

I'm using the following bit of code to highlight sticky posts: <?php if (is_sticky()) : ?> <div class="col-md-12 box-01"> <div class="content"> <?php endif; ?> The ...
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Blog page Server error 500 with stick post loop in query.php

Using sticky post on site near about 5000 sticky post i have. In wp-includes/query.php here i have bellow snippet code.on line 3748 to 3760.If i comment this code the blog page work properly. if ...
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Images for sticky posts

I have a sticky post that gets the image from background URL, but doesn't resize the image and leaves my blog heavy. Here is the code: // is sticky if ( ( is_home() || is_front_page() ) ) { $...
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Make sticky post on save

I am trying to make a post sticky on publish or update based on a custom field. I use the code below but it doesn't work. What am I doing wrong? function stick_post_on_save( $post_id ) { $...
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Exclude expired sticky posts

I use the following code to exclude expired posts and it works fine but it doesn't exclude expired sticky posts. //* Exclude expired posts add_action( 'pre_get_posts', 'exclude_expired_posts' ); ...
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Update a post to remove sticky option

I'm working on a plugin that we'll remove posts from the 'sticky posts'. I'll use the post ID to find it. What function should i use to remove the sticky option after i get this post? Something like ...
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Query *only* sticky posts

I've been using the following query to try to output only posts that are marked as stickies: <?php $args = array( 'post_type' => 'post', 'posts_per_page' => 2, '...
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How to retrieve sticky post with Visual Composer's loop builder?

So I have a simple custom shortcode function build under Visual Composer with vc_map. <?php /** * Blog Posts * */ if( function_exists( 'vc_map_get_attributes' ) ) { $atts = ...
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Exclude first post (sticky or not) from the loop using query_posts()

I'm using query_posts( 'offset=1' ); to exclude the first post from the loop. However, if the first post is a sticky post it will be shown and the second (non-sticky) post will not be shown. Is there ...
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Include Sticky Posts in Page Post Count for custom query

This link solves the problem but it's only for the main query. What if you are using a custom query? How can you modify the answer below: add_action('pre_get_posts', 'ad_custom_query'); function ...
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Query sticky posts with thumbnails

I need to display max 5 latest sticky posts that have a thumbnail. And I need to have accurate counting of the displayed posts. I've tried to exclude sticky posts without a thumbnail with meta_query, ...
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Show Sticky Post at the top but do not show again in the loop?

Regarding wordpress.org - sticky posts are displayed at the top but they also appear again in the loop. For the main loop on my homepage I want to display the sticky posts at the top BUT I don't ...
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All sticky posts are returned in custom query

I have the following code: $recommended_args = array( 'post_type' => 'post', 'posts_per_page' => 3, 'post__in' => get_option('sticky_posts'), ...
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WP_Query doesn't get sticky post at the top, when used in a page template

I'm creating a theme in which I've created a page template called page_default-blog.php to be used for creating a blog page. In this file I have the following code: $paged = (get_query_var('page')) ? ...
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Knowing if a post is sticky in the 'save_post' action. Where do I have to hook?

I'm using this plugin (FantasticElasticSearch) to index content when it's published. So far it was strightforward and an easy task but, now that I tried to index a flag saying if a post is sticky, I'm ...
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“Sticky” posts for each category (archive.php)

I need to have the ability to have Sticky posts for each category. The simplest way to do this appeared to be to just create two loops on the page. This is what I wrote: <?php //Custom "sticky" ...
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WP Query to have sticky posts first, with pagination and having a joint 'posts per page' arg with main loop

I am building a Wordpress site and have come to a bit of a wall while using a WP_Query, it started out quite simple but then sticky posts got thrown into the mix and it's becoming a bit harder to ...
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Sticky Post or Featured Post on every page

I'm using a sticky post to display some custom text on a blog homepage. It is the blue bar at the top. When I click on a blog post to read it (example), the sticky post goes away. Is there a way ...
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Ignore sticky posts if post is not in meta query

I have such a wp query args: $args = array( 'post_type'=> 'myposttype', 'posts_per_page' => 10, 'meta_query' => array( 'relation' => 'AND', array('key' => 'routeFrom','value'...
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Sticky post of current viewing author?

How to show sticky post of current browsing author on author.php template? $sticky = get_option( 'sticky_posts' ); rsort( $sticky ); $sticky = array_slice( $sticky, 0, 5000 ); query_posts( array( '...
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Sticky posts on home page, search, tag and archives without plugin

I have a question today. I am looking for a solution to make sticky post available on my website. But, i just got it work on homepage with the code below. function wpb_latest_sticky() { /* Get all ...
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Remove old sticky post on publish

I'm optimizing a WordPress site. For this, I have created a function that remove the old sticky posts. This function doesn't work correctly in some cases. Sometimes all sticky's are removed (so no ...
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Theme code to display all sticky posts

I found this code to show one sticky post at the side of the page: <?php $sticky = get_option( 'sticky_posts' ); $the_query = new WP_Query( 'p=' . $sticky[0] ); while ($the_query->...
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Include Sticky Post in Page Posts Count?

I would like 7 posts showing on my homepage. I would like to be able to manually choose those posts by stickying them. Currently, I have my posts per page set to '7' in WP Admin. However, this does ...
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3 Posts in Loop, Show Stickies First

Okay I am starting to wonder if it is even possible to do this! As I've found very little info on the matter online. This is a fresh WP install that I've been experimenting on so that I can work in a ...
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Show image if a post is featured

I know that posts that are sticky show on top but I want to add an image to show that is featured is there any code I could use
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Loop for sticky posts

I used Justin Tadlock's tutorial on how to create a loop consisting only sticky posts. The code looked more or less like this: $sticky = get_option( 'sticky_posts' ); rsort( $sticky ); $sticky = ...
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How to Order Sticky Posts? [duplicate]

I've got a sticky post that i would like to move down to third position in between my regular posts on my site and for it to stay there permanently? I've already downloaded a few different sticky ...
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Check if parent post is sticky on attachment page?

I use this code on post template (single.php) to check if current post is sticky: <?php if ( is_sticky() ) echo 'Post is sticky.'; ?> But it is not working on attachment page template (image....
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Pin a post to the top of a page, other than the home page

I'm using a static home page, so my posts go to a different page. How can I pin a post to the top of the page the posts go to (not the home page)? Originally I thought it was as easy as using the edit ...
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Manage sticky post content via the admin panel

I'm working on a theme that I try to make from scratch. Now I want to have two sticky post in my theme which uses for ads purpose. So I want the site owner to have the ability to change the sticky ...
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Trying to Exclude Sticky Posts From date_query

<?php $lastThirty = date('Y-m-d', strtotime('today - 30 days')); $currentMonth = date('M Y'); $t = date('d-m-Y'); $today = date("D",strtotime($t)); $lastThirty = array( 'date_query' => ...
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Add something after all sticky posts in The Loop

Let's say I've got some posts and some of them are sticky. The sticky posts are displayed at the very top in The Loop. while( have_posts() ) { the_post(); get_template_part(); } How can I add ...
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Show sticky blog post on homepage

Is there a bit of PHP I can use to grab the sticky blog post (there will only ever be one) to drop into my homepage template file?
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How to make post sticky in the admin page?

i work with restaurant plugin that use custom post type. the question is, if it possible to select some post and make him sticky (always be in the top) in the admin? i need this because when you add ...
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Blog Displays Only Sticky Posts

I set my home page to show the latest three sticky posts from the blog. The problem is, if you publish a post that's not sticky, it doesn't show up in the blog page. How could I fix it? The code ...
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Show sticky post before other WP_Query

$recent_posts = new WP_Query( array('posts_per_page' => $blog_num_posts, 'paged' => $paged, 'post_type' => 'post', 'post_status' ...
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Only display sticky post or latest post in custom loop

I'm new to Wordpress and PHP and I've been battling with this for a while now. What I have for the moment is 2 loops. I want to first loop to only ever show 1 post: either a sticky post, or the ...
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Where is the sticky post option?

So I finally need to include sticky posts in a theme but it looks like the feature is gone. When I create a new post, and click "visiblity", the sticky option is missing. I checked a couple other ...
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Set custom field value when reaching expiration date

I had the idea to make sticky posts expire after a certain period of time. FYI, I am using a custom post type along with custom field suite and created sticky posts by creating a boolean custom field....
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Display image for first sticky post only

Working on news paper site here i am using sticky.I want display first 6 sticky post its displaying very good but problem is that every sticky showing there post image(feature image) here i just want ...