A taxonomy is a generic "category" used to organize posts and custom post types

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Change or update WordPress loop based on dropdown selection

I have a Contact Us page which is showing 9 locations on the sidebar by querying the custom post type "Distributors." I want the user to be able to use a drop down that is populated by the taxonomy ...
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Is There a Difference Between Taxonomies and Categories?

I've been reading the codex for WordPress closely and am confused about the vague definitions between what a Taxonomy is and what a Category is. For that matter, term is also a word that is used in ...
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get_term and get_term_by returning null or false eventhough the term exists

I am trying to use the action hook delete_term, delete_$taxonomy, among other hooks that delete a term but they are presenting the same issue. For example: 1234 is an existing term in the favorite ...
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Wordpress: Trying to echo taxonomy slugs of individual downloads, but limit them to the $atts[category] selected from shortcode from post

Note: I'm a reasonable newcomer to .PHP, starting with this project. I understand the concept of it, but I'm not yet skilled enough to figure out what functions I need to use for something a bit ...
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Custom Taxonomies Duplicating Into Each Other When Saving Custom Post

I am having an issue with a custom post type with multiple custom taxonomies. When I add the post the custom taxonomies are saving but the items/terms are also duplicating into the other custom ...
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Can a taxonomy be used over another taxonomy?

I'm not sure if the title is appropriate. My wordpress site lists restaurants in my city and I'm using two taxonomies 'location' and 'cuisine' for filtering. Is there a way in which I can build a ...
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Set default (auto) slug prefix for Tags

Is it possible to add default prefix to the slug of each newly added Tag. So that full slug, would be stored in database (no rewrites). For example: Name: Tag1 -> Slug: prefix-tag1 Name: Tag2 -> ...
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Show parent-child relationship for categories in the wordpress admin

How can I show child categories under there parent category in the wordpress admin? On a post the format of the category box would look like this: Category 1 Sub-Category 1.1 Sub-Category 1.2 ...
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get_term_link doesn't work

with the support of ACF team I created a page where I list the values from a Taxonomy Custom Field (custom field named cognome_nome) alphabetically. I explain: Term 1 Name: Elena P slug: elena_p ...
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How to get the last term from taxonomy?

working on a scholar journal in which publisher add issues to the "issue" taxonomy assigned with articles. i need to display outside the loop a list of posts assigned only with the last issue ...
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How to display terms from two taxonomies in one php code?

Two taxonomies were added to posts : volume : in which admin enter the number of the journal volume for each post issue : where admin enter the number of the issue under which the post is published ...
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Convert non-hierarchical taxonomy to hierarchical after registration

I have a custom taxonomy that was created by WooCommerce (product_tag). I'd like the taxonomy to be hierarchical so it behaves like categories instead of tags. I need to do it after the taxonomy ...
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Remove category from query (show all posts in archive.php) pre_get_posts()

I am using pre_get_posts() to allow all posts to be displayed on any category archive. This is because I will provide a javascript sorting and filtering method using isotope.js. Any category page will ...
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Get the first post term

How do I get only the first term of a custom post type. I can get all - no problem. This what I am using to grab all of them <?php foreach ($terms as $term) {echo '<a ...
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child_of not working in wp_dropdown_categories

I have wp_dropdown_categories working without setting child_of. Once I set child_of, all categories disappear. Here's my code, what should I do to enable child_of? function dropdown(){ ...
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Automatically Assign Parent Terms When A Child Term is Selected

I have deep hierarchical taxonomy and I want to have all parent term assigned when I select a child term. I need it for category structure on a online listing/classified site. CPT name: product ...
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How to change permalink structure for custom post type and it's taxonomies?

This is a repost of an earlier question I had, but I like to go into more details now to be able to fully solve this. So again, with (normal) posts changing the permalink is as easy as going to ...
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Taxonomy Term Variable within Foreach Loop

I have a foreach loop that cycles through all the terms of a specified taxonomy (product_cat in this case). I have the terms in a variable called $productTerm but I cannot get it work in one section ...
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Getting the parent from the wp_term_taxonomy

Is there a built in wordpress function that let's me look up the "parent" field of the wp_term_taxonomy table if I pass the TT_ID to it? Something like get_value ( $wp_table_name, $id_fieldname, ...
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List all taxonomy terms / Show links if posts are attached, else names

I'm looking for a way to list all the terms from a custom taxonomy. Only the terms that have posts attached to it should have links to the archive page. If there are no posts attached it should only ...
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How to get the depth of a category's subcategories

I'm looking to get the depth a category's subcategories. Suppose I have a category 'grandparent' which has a subcategory 'parent' which in turn has a subcategory 'child'. How do I get to integer 2? ...
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Filter second dropdown (tax) based on first dropdown (cpt)

I've been googling and attempting this for over a week now with no success. I have a few custom post types (books, films, music etc), and a custom taxonomy (location). On my frontpage, I have two ...
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Rewrite Rules for Custom Post Type Taxonomy Archive by Date

I am looking t this page here and it works pretty well for standard taxonomy archive rewrites and custom post type date archives. Archive page for custom taxonomy grouped by month How would I make ...
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Get and loop posts with all taxonomy terms

I created a page that displays the posts orderby comment_count. I have a custom taxonomy named 'authors'. I would like to display only the posts with taxonomy values. Not a specific term but simply ...
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Display custom_post_type with current taxonmy of a page

I've associated a taxonomy to pages and a custom_post_type. When i'm on a page with a said taxonomy term, I need to display a list of custom_post_type associated twith the same term. I'm using this: ...
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Showing list of custom posts of a custom taxonomy

I have a custom post type Movie and a custom taxonomy Genre with some terms (like Sci-fi). I want to create a custom template for show all the movies of a particular genre. I read that it's just a ...
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List sub-taxonomies from current taxonomy

I have a custom taxonomy called book with terms: 'science fiction', 'romantic', 'history' Each of these Taxonomies have 4 sub-taxonomies, that I need to display as a sub navigation. I'd like first to ...
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Show only one subcategory

I am showing for my posts only subcategory, but some posts are in multiple subcategories. But I want to acomplish that each post will shown only one subcategory. For example my post is in 3 ...
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No results for taxonomy archive page

So, I'm making a taxonomy template page for a plugin, but I'm not getting any results from my query. I'm loading the template with this. function projects_categories( $taxonomy_template ) { if( ...
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Taxonomy terms sort by… Last name!

I have a custom Taxonomy named 'authors' where I insert additional authors. My question is: is it possible to list all the taxonomy terms order by "Last Name". If I order by name clearly it looks ...
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add_action priority and taxonomy used in plugin

I try to register my taxonomy in my plugin and use it after. So far I have done: function custom_taxonomy() { $labels = array( ... ); $args = array( ... ); ...
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Recent posts by taxonomy and filter by tag

I would like to display in the single page sidebar all the posts related with the Current Custom Taxonomy (taxonomy name: authors) and also filter the list of posts by a tag or category. I found this ...
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Custom Roll/Custom Post Type - Can't Select Categories

I am using Justin Tadlock's Members plugin 0.2.4. I have a custom user role "Author" that I am granting permission to post a Custom Post Type "blogpost". The Author can post and edit the CPT blogpost ...
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WP Query for newest post of each taxonomie of a custom post type

I'm trying and googleing since 2 days, but cant figure out how I can display my 8 needed posts. Details about my structure: I'v created an custom post type "projects" where all the posts about ...
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Display taxonomy posts

This seems super basic but cant find a clear answer anywhere. All I am looking for is the loop to display posts within a taxonomy. Say I have a custom taxonomy called custom_category and within that ...
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Multiple tag cloud filtering

I am writing a plugin which creates a custom post type and two associated custom taxonomies. The custom post type list/archive page should be filterable by terms in one or both taxonomies i.e not just ...
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Sync Post Categories with Pages while maintaining ancestors

I'm attempting to automatically create post categories and maintain the post category hierarchy so that it mirrors pages that have been created while maintaining the page hierarchy. I have achieved ...
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How to sort list of custom posts to get view like a tree of posts under categories and their children's categories?

I'm new here and my english isn't perfect so I'm sorry for this :) I'm here because I'm workin on site with post list sorted by category and I have problem with sort out my posts in categories and ...
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How to Register and Display Widget for Custom taxonomy

I have registered a Custom Taxonomy Named as Album, Now i want to register and display a custom widget like category to display recent 'x' albums with thumbnail on my sidebar. Below is a piece of ...
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Taxonomy ID change after edit

Here is my problem. After editing a taxonomy - not custom one, just default Categories, ID of that term is changing. I have no idea why, it's not theme problem, it doesn't look like plugin either, ...
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Display Taxonomies in loop with template args

I want to display the taxonomies within the loop but with customized template. Here is my code: if ( have_posts() ) { while ( have_posts() ) { the_post(); $args = array( ...
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Display latest x posts from all categories in Custom Post Type/Taxonomy

I am attempting to display the latest x posts from all categories using a custom taxonomy called 'case-studies' in WordPress. I have managed to output all the category names as heading links I have ...
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Custom Post Type Taxonomy Filters

Im really struggling to piece this functionality together, and hope someone can help or provide snippets to get me there. So I'm creating a section on a website where stories are published, I have ...
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what are terms and taxonomy and how they related to post and how these three are stored in database

I am newbie to wordpress. I want to understand terms and taxonomy in wordpress. My questions: 1. What are the terms and taxonomy in wordpress? 2. how terms and taxonomy relates to post and how post , ...
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Custom Taxonomy with tax_query

So I've created a custom taxonomy type with a plugin (CMS Press) and now I'm trying to get all of the posts with the taxonomy terms in that taxonomy. My get_posts looks like this: $args = Array( ...
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WP 4.3 - Categories doesn't show on the menu at all on different accounts

I'm having an issue where the Categories Taxonomy is showing on one admin account but is not showing on another admin account with the same accessibilities/privileges. What could prevent it from ...
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Permalinks for Taxonomy and Custom Post Type

Have the following situation here: Custom post type: 'recipes' Taxonomy for custom post type 'recipes': 'receitas' One of the taxonomies slug: 'receitas-whoopie-pie' The permalink structure MUST be: ...
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How to display custom taxonomies with links in filter menu?

Since two days I am trying to solve a problem with custom taxonomies (categories). I have a Custom Post Type called 'Portfolio' and it works as expected but a problem is with my hierarchical taxonomy ...
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Question on using custom structures for categories

Im trying to create a topics "section" similar to what Justin Tadlock has on his site but i'm not sure how he is doing this. Categories? Tags? or what? I tried changing the Category base to topics as ...
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Custom Post Types sharing same taxonomy

I've created 2 CPT (with Types): rivenditori and articoli. They share the same default WP taxonomy: category. I have been looking for a solution, but still nothing is working. What I get now is that ...