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

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“show option all” on list categories doesn't display taxonomy

I have a wp_list_categories list set to display my custom taxonomy. Everything works fine, and now I want to add a show_option_all link. However, when the link is clicked it displays all default ...
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Extract custom image URL from category taxonomy

I've attached an image field to the category taxonomy with Advanced Custom Fields which I want to set dynamically as a full width background. I've done this on the category page without a problem but ...
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get term slug from current posts's custom taxonomy

I've been searching on this topic for 1 hour but I just can't seem to figure it out! Im using this WP_Query to loop trough related posts and create clickable links: <?php $currentID = ...
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Displaying taxonomy icon outside archive page

Here is my problem. I'm working on a video website and we have different categories for each video. We have setup a custom post type called "videos" in which we use the different taxonomies to ...
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Wacky taxonomy in wordpress

I have my main site, www.whatsthatbug.com, and a test site, test.whatsthatbug.com. They are identical as far as I can tell - same version of wordpress, same plugins at the same versions, same theme ...
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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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Add a field to the taxonomy editor?

I would like to add an additional image field to WooCommerce Product Taxonomy Admin page as part of my theme. It works fine by modifying the existing class within the plugin, but it will be replaced ...
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How do I list custom taxonomy terms without the links?

I've searched far and wide to try and find an answer to my question. I'm hoping I can get help here. Here goes... I'm currently retrieving the terms of my custom taxonomy using: <?php echo ...
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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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Generate static pages with taxonomy combinations and enter individual pagetitle etc

I have a custom posttype ("products") and a few taxonomys ("brand", "color" etc.) What I want to do now is: Generate static pages with individual URLs for each variation (ex: ...
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How to make checkboxes from taxonomy terms?

I can populate selectbox options like this: <?php $args = array( 'taxonomy' => array( 'country', ), 'hide_empty' => 0, ...
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Move posts to top of WP_Query if in certain Taxonomy?

I'm trying to figure out the best way to promote certain (custom) posts to the top of my Wordpress loop. I can't use sticky posts because they are all in a custom post type.. I was thinking of using a ...
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Display empty taxonomy terms with get_terms()

I have a function setup as follows: <?php $terms = get_terms("wpsc_product_category"); if ( !empty( $terms ) && !is_wp_error( $terms ) ){ foreach ( $terms as $term ) { ?> ...
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Get current custom user taxonomy

I’m using the plugin User Groups which lets me group users with categories. The plugin is working essentially the same as using the manual method (custom user taxonomies) described by Justin Tadlock ...
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Does WordPress Offer a Way to Find All of the Categories that Don't Have Children?

Background As discussed in Is There a Difference Between Taxonomies and Categories, taxonomies refer to a generalized system of classification and organization of objects or data. In the case of ...
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Custom Post Type Categories Not Maintaining URL structure any more

I'm having a really hard time with this... I have a custom post type called "locations" that has several taxonomies for it. I was originally able to get it so that when you clicked on the category / ...
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How to change value in wp-include/taxonomy.php without exchanging the Wordpress-core

I had the problem that tags of private posts didn't show up in a widget tag-cloud even if the user is logged in. The reason seems to be the value of "post_status" in the function ...
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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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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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Adding taxonomy terms based on custom field

I have a custom post type that I am setting up so that different sets of custom fields are displayed based on the type of post it is. Its one of three (collection, product, or variant). I have ...
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Custom Post Type Taxonomy Term Order by Title

I have a custom post type of Clients. The "Client Categories (taxonomy terms)" are called via taxonomy-client.php. I'm able to get the results to output as expected but I can't figure out how to get ...
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Custom taxonomy no data

Ladies and Gentleman, i have a problem. I habe created a taxonomy like this in my functions.php function drivers_init() { // create a new taxonomy register_taxonomy( 'tax_drivers', ...
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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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wp_insert_term doesn't work with custom post type's taxonomy

Here is the problem I am having: I have a custom post type called "weddingguests" This custom post type "weddingguests" has a custom taxonomy, "friendsof", hierarchic I want to programmatically ...
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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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Random taxonomy category list

I'm trying to display one of my custom taxonomy lists on a page. I want to show five but have them in different random orders when the page is refreshed. I've tried using shuffle, but it just ...
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Notice: Trying to get property of non-object in : custom fields category

I have custom fields in my category. I'm using this tutorial to add custom fields to my categories. I'm trying to output one of the custom fields on my category.php template but I'm unable to do so. ...
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How to generate a list of all urls

I'd like to display a list of all Urls of my Wordprees site. I print out a list of all taxonomy terms like this : <?php // Get all Post $html = '<h2>Articles</h2>'; ...
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get_terms() doesn't return empty terms even though hide_empty is false

I can't manage to make get_terms() to return the empty terms and I've tried it in a number of ways. Here's the code: $terms = get_terms('device',array('hide_empty' => 0)); foreach($terms as ...
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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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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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Get terms in hierarchical taxonomy

I have a hierarchical custom taxonomy ("photos"), with 3 parent terms color location year Each parent term has several children terms. I have associated the "photos" taxonomy with pages and have ...
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How can I add a meta-box to the posts editor containing all items of a custom taxonomy as checkbox?

I have a custom hierarchical taxonomy containing only two levels of items. First Level the title, second level items of the taxonomy. Is it possible to add a "meta box" to the posts editor of ...
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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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How can I edit the 'Most Used' tab in the categories meta-box to show another custom taxonomy?

The 'Most Used' tab in the categories meta-box is the one that can be seen in the Edit Post section. I want to replace the Most Used tab, with a tab that lists another Custom Taxonomy, or edit the ...
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Display 1 Post per taxonomy with polylang

I am trying to make a loop where I display all my taxonomies with the first post of every taxonomy. It's the taxonomy "customers" and I want to display every first portfolio-CPT of the customer. I ...
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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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Creating a archive for taxonomy terms, not the term results

So I am attempting to build the first page in my navigation hierarchy to choose product categories. I have a custom taxonomy called collections. I would like to create a page that loops through all ...
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Custom Taxonomy in Permalink of Post

It is possible to use this as a permalink for a post: /%category%/%postname%/ But lets say I've created a taxonomy called "artist". I'd like to use this for my posts: /%artist%/%postname%/ I ...
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category filter doesn't work in WPML

I translate the categories to another language, but in the main page, the two language categories are all displayed. How can I filter another language? My WPML version is 2.4.1. I found all the ...
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Get taxonomy on publish

I'm not seeing exactly what I'm looking for, so forgive the potential repetitive question. On publish_post, I'd like to check the current post's taxonomies and do something with them. However, the ...
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Combined Category+Tag Archive Page

I am currently developing a music blog. I am using Wordpress categories for the artists and the Wordpress tags for featured artists. I want to combine the archive pages for artists and features into ...
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Sorting a list of users by a user taxonomy with Pods

I’m trying to use user taxonomies to sort my userbase into categories and then show a list of taxonomies in the sidebar that on click expands to show the users within each taxonomy. I’m struggling a ...
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Adding a term name from a custom taxonomy assigned to a post link displayed by a wp_query loop based on another taxonomy

I have registered a custom post type "Animals" and also two custom taxonomies ("Vertebrate" and "Type") assigned to it, which have their own specific terms, for "Vertebrate" it will be "Mammals" and ...
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foreach loop pagination for taxonomy blog category [duplicate]

I have a wordpress website running in which I have a blogs page where I display all the blogcategories using the following code <?php $taxonomy = 'blogcategory'; ...
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display taxonomy slug from term ID

I'm trying to display the taxonomy slug from the term ID, thus my current code is like so: <?php $catinfo = get_category(array_pop(get_sub_field('sector_selector'))); ?> <?php print ...
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Custom post type with specific category structure

I have successfully created a custom post type (aka "Instruction") and two different categories (aka "Program" and "Exercise"). An "Instruction" needs to be filed under an "Exercise" and an Exercise ...
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Check which registered sidebar a widget is added to

I have 2 registered sidebars in my theme one for Products and one for Blog. What I am trying to do is if my "Category" widget is added to the Product Sidebar the taxonomy is automatically set to ...
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Can a Child Category Have More than One Parent?

I'm looking at the get_categories() function in the WordPress codex to see how I can return all of the children of each "root parent" ( categories that have no parents ). For example, if I am ...
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How to add images to taxonomies?

Q: Is it possible to add images to all of my taxonomies (default and custom ones)? Note: I do not want to use any plugins (not my favourite solution for design related matters). Usage: I want to ...