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

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Passing values by form to create a query

I have this structure: taxonomy - term1 -- child term1 -- child term2 -term2 -- child term1 -- child term2 I have two select boxes. First one shows the parent terms (term1 ...
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Taxonomy order exception for specific term

I want to make an exception for my custom taxonomy order. Sometimes you need to put "Other" option as last option but when calling taxonomies with "orderby=name", sadly "Other" term is not listing as ...
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List Hierarchical Term List with Count with Related Term

What I have are custom posts (of a custom post type, wps_business) that have two taxonomies (wps_location & wps_type), and I would like to list all the terms from type of a specific location. For ...
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Trying to display terms from custom taxonomy within function

I have a function that is giving me this error - Catchable fatal error: Object of class stdClass could not be converted to string in.... blah blah Below is some of the code from the function. It is ...
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Is there any difference between post in child term and child & parent terms?

This may be really obvious, but I can't find other documentation or questions about it. Scenario I have a directory of Businesses (custom post types). Each Business has a "Type" (custom taxonomy). ...
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Sharing a custom taxonomy - No posts?

I've been writing up some code which enables two post types to share a custom taxonomy. From the admin side, it works fantastically - but for some reason, when I look at the taxonomy archive itself on ...
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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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Displaying terms based on loop posts?

I have a shortcode that shows a loop for a custom post type: while ( $loop->have_posts() ) : $loop->the_post(); // do something endwhile; Some of the posts are in categories ...
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meta_key & meta_value not working with get_pages and custom taxonomy

I'm trying to use custom taxonomy with pages. Basically a page has a "relevance" taxonomy, depicting who the page is relevant for. The pages are created in a hierarchy based on the departmental ...
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echo term name outside the loop, using term slug

I have a strange question... I have my term as a variable... $mailer = 'may-2012-newsletter'; And I'm trying to echo on my page the Name of my term, using the variable above. But this is not in a ...
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I want to remove the links from the term list returned by get_the_term_list

I want to keep this category title on my pages, but I don't want it to be a link. <?php echo get_the_term_list( get_the_ID(), 'portfolio_cats', ' ', ' , ', ' '); ?> Can anyone help? Thanks
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How to get the term description in a taxonomy term archive query?

I'm creating a template for a custom taxonomy for my theme. At the beginning of the page, before the loop that lists all the posts associated to a term of that taxonomy, I want to output the ...
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Avoid WP_Query's duplicate posts with taxonomies

Given a blog featuring several categories (such as "Sport", "Nature", etc), I've then proceded to create a custom taxonomy, which allows me to show articles in certain areas of my blog with terms such ...
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Why does my taxonomy code display the first alphabetical term?

What i am trying to do is echo the last hierarchial child term for the taxonomy. My taxonomy is propertytype. My hierarchial structure is: Real Estate (Parent) Commercial (Child) Offices (Child of ...
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How to filter out Categories for specific post types on Wordpress Admin?

How can i programatically change the Category selection menu on wp-admin? is there a hook or filter to edit the Category List? My objective is to filter out specific categories for specific ...
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Implode Taxonomy to hide parents?

The following code will display the child taxonomy term of the parent only. $terms = get_the_terms($wp_query->post->ID, 'propertytype'); $props = array(); foreach ($terms as $term) { if ...
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Remove Parents From Permalink of Hierarchical Taxonomy

I have a custom hierarchical taxonomy called "places" set up with categories like so: Services > Financial Services > Financial Advisors. The permalink for this category listing page is currently ...
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retrieve post slug by post_tags taxonomy

My scenario: I have a part of a site which retrieves all post_tags terms for a specific category the code: query_posts('category_name='. $category[0]->cat_name); ...
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How can I get WP to build a feed based on multiple taxonomy terms

Currently, the best way to get a feed generated for a single taxonomy term is by letting wordpress generate the content automatically: example.com/wordpress/feed?tax_slug=term_slug However, is ...
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What are these undocumented arguments for register_taxonomy?

The Wordpress codex has an example of the register_taxonomy() function at http://codex.wordpress.org/Taxonomies that shows arguments that are not documented in ...
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Create an archive page for custom taxonomies

I switched my site from categories to taxonomies for my custom post but I am having trouble getting it to work the same way. For categories I could have templates named something like ...
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Can you have seperate sidebars for multiple taxonomy archives?

I have a site that uses multiple query taxonomy archives. i.e www.sitename.com/taxonomy1/taxonomy2/taxonomy3 Is there a plugin or method to create a dedicated sidebar for each queried taxonomy ...
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Set attachment tags from attachment's custom field data

I currently have a custom field added to my attachment's form called artist_credit using the hook attachment_fields_to_edit. When a person enters a name into the artist credit field, I want it to (if ...
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multi custom fields and taxonomy search

we have a couple of custom meta boxes for product (custom post type). one custom meta box key is area_required_width, and we have numbers input for it when publishing products, now we want to have a ...
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Show list of custom taxonomies when another taxonomy is selected

Hard question to explain here. So here goes: I have a chapter/section scenario I'm trying to work out. The custom post type of "Books" has two custom taxonomies, "Chapters" and "Sections". The ...
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How to Override default update_count_callback for category

Is it possible to override default update_count_callback for category? The default function counts published posts while I want to count private posts. I do not want to register a new taxonomy.
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How to add and display a taxonomy term image in any template? (Taxonomy Images)

How do I add and display an image for a taxonomy term in any template? I am using the plugin Taxonomy Images but I can find the right code snippet that will display the image in all template files. ...
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get_term_children doesn't return an array of children terms

I am trying to get the term children and then check if they exist to display them. But I get no IDs in return of get_term_children command. This is the code: $children = ...
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Get Current Custom Taxonomy ID by Post ID

If I know the current post id that i have in the variable $pid I use $terms = get_the_terms($pid, 'custom_category'); How do I get just the term id/term_taxonomy_id if I var_dump $terms I see what ...
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Show WordPress Custom Taxonomy Items Based On a Selected Item From Another Custom Taxonomy

Let me explain the problem I am dealing with: I have 2 custom taxonomies. One is named "thestate" and the other one is named "thetown". In "thestate" I have listed all the states in the U.S. In ...
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Count posts for each taxonomy term for each month

Cannot figured it out... I need to count how many posts there are for each taxonomy term form each month.
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deleting terms programmatically

I already checked out this page; http://codex.wordpress.org/Function_Reference/wp_delete_term It does not say what happens to the posts that may have been associated with this action. Hence my ...
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Echo the Last Child Taxonomy only (not parents)?

I have a question about how to echo a child taxonomy only. My taxonomy is location. I have a parent location and child locations like so: London (parent) West London (Child) Chelsea ...
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Weird behaviour when adding terms/term_taxonomies programmatically

This certainly looks like a bug to me. I put together the following code for you to test it on a fresh install. Basically, the code will add two sub categories under the "uncategorized" to achieve ...
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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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How would I leverage custom Taxonomies in this scenario?

2 Tier research: I am building a site for a client that specializes in research travel. They offer 2 tiers of research assistance, "Standard" and "Premium". Each of those levels of service have ...
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How to set a Preset category for custom post types?

For Posts you can have a preset category where all Posts fall if not specified otherwise (settings → writing). Can this be done for custom post types that have a custom taxonomy? The ...
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Invalid Taxonomy

So I registered a custom post type as well as a taxonomy for that post type. I then created a couple items in that taxonomy, but when I go to click on any of them it turns up as Invalid taxonomy. ...
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Get the most popular terms for a custom post type

I’ve hit another small rock in my current project! I’m trying to list (and link) to the archive page for the top 4 most used terms for a custom post type. I have this; ...
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Want Page Descendants when using query_posts post_parent or child_of

I'm trying to use query_posts to list all descendants of a page ID. Using post_parent only lists the first-level children. This Trac ticket seems to address it: ...
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Missing term_id and term_taxonomy_id when adding a term using wp_insert_term() function

Check the line; list($term_id,$taxonomy_id) = $result in the code snippet below. ( towards the bottom ). Why am I missing the term_id & the $taxonomy_id when I echo their values? Aren't ...
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is_taxonomy is deprecated. What's the alternative?

Now that is_taxonomy($taxonomy) function deprecated how do I know if a taxonomy exist? What's the alternative? On a second note, the codex for wp_insert_term() says that if the taxonomy does not ...
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List custom taxonomy as navigation - taxonomy pages with all it's posts?

I have no idea how to do this and really need your help please … First I created a custom-post-template called "wr_event" - then I added a custom taxonomy (like categories) to this post-template! ...
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Any way to assign Post Categories and Tags to Links?

I would like to assign post categories and post tags to the links in my 'Links' section, and (ideally) remove the link categories feature since it would be redundant. Anyone know how to do this?
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Importing data from spreadsheet into wordpress DB, along with custom taxonomies and their terms

I am importing a large DB from an Excel spreadsheet into a wordpress DB. I was going to do it manually by creating a new table but decided to import it into the existing wordpress framework as it will ...
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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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Plugin to restrict non-admin user to existing tags

Is there a plugin that would restrict non-admin users to only existing tags? I could have used categories for this, but it will be difficult to display with a large population (~1000) of tags.
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Using pre_get_posts to set posts per page, how do I?

I am trying to use pre_get_posts to set posts per page for a single term within a taxonomy. One thing that is throwing me off is setting the term to apply the pre_get_posts to. Here's my code: ...
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Tax Query trouble

I can't seem to figure this out. The following query works: $xxxx = new WP_Query(array( 'listset' => 'homepage', 'meta_query' => array( array ( 'key' => 'show_home', ...
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Alternative for is_taxonomy() to workaround theme's default sidebar

My Wordpress theme is using some code in the "sidebar.php" file that tells it that some pages should always use the default sidebar. This was fine until I found that each and every custom taxonomy ...