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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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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Create thumbs only when a post is sticky or any other way?

I have a slider and I want to create thumb of specific sizes for my slider but only when the post post is sticky or if there is any other way so it won't create all these sizes I set for the slider ...
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How can I display only sticky posts from a parent category on the homepage?

On my homepage, I have 3 columns showing varying amounts of information from posts in specific categories (first 2 of them child categories, the third column displays posts from various child ...
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First post outside of loop, homepage only?

Because of the way my templates are structured, I need to pull the first/sticky post from the site outside of the standard loop, just on the homepage. I'm using _s (underscores.me) as a base, so the ...
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Include sticky posts on the static page front page

I have a static front page that lists out news. Right now, it ignores the stickiness of a post, and justs lists it. I want it to work the same way as my blog posts page does. I want it to list out all ...
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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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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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Insert/sticky multiple posts in multiple positions

I'm attempting to do this but with multiple posts and specific positions. The post positions are hard coded right now, but will be pulled in from post meta. This code is only being ran on the homepage ...
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Jquery and Sticky

I have a trouble with jquery and sticky in a div in my website. I have included jQuery core in my page, inside the tag "head": <script src="//ajax.googleapis.com/ajax/libs/jquery/1.10.2/jquery....
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Randomly placed sticky custom posts complemented by blog posts

On my index.php file I am showing the most recent posts using the standard index.php file. However, I'd like to include a custom post type (named products) in this standard loop. Have about 6 products ...
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Exclude sticky posts from query

I used orderby=date and orderby=comment_count to show my recent post and popular post, but sticky post is always there on the top. How can exclude sticky posts?
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Display latest sticky post or display nothing

On my Blog http://flattrendz.com/, I currently want to display the latest sticky post. I used the code of http://justintadlock.com/archives/2009/03/28/get-the-latest-sticky-posts-in-wordpress &...
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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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Sticky posts per category

I need: to have the ability to set one post as sticky in one category and not the others. Example: So let's say i have this three categories: "one" "two" and "three". and i have a post named "sticky ...
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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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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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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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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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How to use custom fields to enable sticky posts on custom post types?

Background: The Wordpress Answers site has two questions which ask about how to enable sticky posts on custom post types (see how to make custom posts sticky? and Enable sticky posts to custom ...
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Difficulty with PHP function that displays a post's format in WordPress

I am working on a WordPress theme using Bones. I would like to be able to show some text just above the title of each post if the post is either featured, password protected or private. So far I came ...
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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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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 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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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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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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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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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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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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Limit Number of Sticky Posts to Show

I'm using sticky posts as features posts on home page. I'd like to limit the number of sticky posts to show two the latest two. I found this code, but it makes only on latest sticky post to show. I'd ...
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Showing sticky posts with get_posts()

I'm using this to retrieve posts on my index page: <?php $posts = get_posts( "category=13&numberposts=2" ); ?> <?php if( $posts ) : ?> <?php foreach( $posts as $post ) : ...