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

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Different post sort order within different categories

I need to give each post a unique post order for multiple Categories (per post) it is in. I can imagine a solution using custom fields whereby for each Category there is a corresponding custom field ...
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How to group meta boxes on the post edit page

I suspect that this is not possible right now, but oh well.. I'll ask, maybe one of you has some intersting thoughts to share. So let's say we have the following taxonomy terms meta-boxes on our post ...
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Make first letter of my taxonomy uppercase

I'm using echo get_the_term_list( $post->ID, 'trpropcity', '', ' ', '' ); to show a taxonomy link, I'd like to make this instance of it only have the first letter capitalized, Cleveland not ...
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Taxonomy filter all children

I have a custom taxonomy filter that will filter all the pages in the selected taxonomy. I would like the code to select the pages in that taxonomy, and the children of thous pages. Heres the code. ...
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Displaying child taxonomies

Imagine this: I have a custom post type called 'Animals' and I have registered a taxonomy for this post type called 'Types of Animal'. 'Types of Animal' would be 'dog', 'cat' and 'mouse' and so on. So ...
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Problem with custom post types, taxonomy and permalinks

I am experiencing problems with custom post types, taxonomies, permalinks and rewrites. I created a custom "recipes" post type and taxonomy using this code: add_action('init', 'recipes_register'); ...
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How can I create a taxonomy meta-box with search suggestions but no new terms input?

I was wondering how I could setup a taxonomy metabox on a post edit page that would be similar to the "tags" kind (with search field and automatic suggestions), but without the right to add a new ...
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How to get all taxonomies of a post type?

How can i get taxonomies of a post type? If I have a post type event and i need to find out the list of taxonomies that are attached to that post type. How do I find them?
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Customize category page for different custom taxonomies

What I'm working on are the pages that you go to after clicking on a custom taxonomy on the front-end. I'm to the point where I've duplicated category.php, renamed it taxonomy-tr_property_region.php ...
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orphaned taxonomy terms remove by sql query

I have 3 custom post types each of these CPT's have posts that are set to auto delete via a given time scale by cron jobs, thing is when they are deleted it leaves behind orphaned taxonomy terms in ...
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How to get taxonomy term of the current page and populate queries in the template

I've been stumbling around trying to figure out how to get a specific taxonomy term of the current page so that I can subsequently populate queries on the page for other post types that share the same ...
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Custom Post Type with Custom Title

I have a custom post type without title support and I'm trying to generate one from post's taxonomies and custom fields. To do so, I'm using this code: function custom_post_type_title_filter( $data , ...
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WordPress built-in method to extract array of term IDs?

I'm querying a custom taxonomy for a post, hoping to get a list of all terms for that post and taxonomy. get_the_terms($post_id, $taxonomy) works, but gives this ungodly array of term objects that ...
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sidebar troubles, taxonomy trouble

can you help me with two things : i have different movies, to classify into different "genre", should i use "taxonomies" or the already built in "category"? is taxonomy more appropriate in this ...
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Taxonomy dropdown metabox in the back-end

I've created custom taxonomy called Brands and made it hierarchical so I can add Car brands and models there and keep their relations, like this: Ford Mustang Mondeo Focus Problem is, this list ...
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Attaching taxonomy data to post with wp_insert_post

I am trying to implement a front end posting system which shows taxonomy data in several dropdown select fields. Each of the dropdowns is named by using the "name" $arg in wp_dropdown_categories(). ...
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get_terms problem : related articles

I'm trying to use get_the_term_list to catch the name of the current taxonomy of the page, and then use it with get_terms and a foreach method, to show the result of all the "elements" from the same ...
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How to enforce the selection of at least one term from a custom taxonomy?

I have a custom taxonomy, and would like to force the user to select at least one term from that taxonomy when creating a post in the WordPress admin back-end. Is this possible?
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How to organize and cache additional data associated with terms?

I'm updating a plugin of mine and am have a hard time figuring out the "best way" to build in a specific bit of functionality. The plugin allows users to associate images from their media library to ...
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How to list custom post types?

Here's what I'd like to do: a) Create a custom post type and write panel for a menu item called "My Stuff." b) "My Stuff" will behave like a category -- but the content will not appear in the main ...
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Custom post type and taxonomy page templates

This is my first real delve into custom post types and taxonomies, i suppose it will all come to me in a flash of inspiration but right now i have confused myself beyond all realms of possibility and ...
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get_terms() How many is TOO many?

Working on revamping a plugin of mine when I noticed that wp_count_terms() is not reflecting the same number as a call to count( get_terms() ) with the same $args passed. I'm pretty sure this is a bug ...
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Show Custom Taxonomy Slug(s)?

can anyone help me with this? I need to print the slug of my custom taxonomy, can this be done? The following kind of works but it just shows the name, rather than the slug which i need for a class ...
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Create Child Taxonomies

Is there a way to use the register_taxonomy function to create child taxonomies to a specific parent taxonomy in a hierarchical structure? For example: Let's say I'm creating a theme for selling cars ...
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Bug when editing custom post type category?

When editing categories for my custom post type the selected admin menu is the one for posts (see screenshot). Is this a bug. If not it's kind of non intuitive, and not so good for the end users ...
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Get something out from taxonomy

I like to use the new taxonomy to make a little CRM, really simple contact - name - tel - email - company Fine, the secretary will enter all the name in the database of the cms (WordPress), and i ...
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Custom Taxonomy back-end customizations

Using a hierarchal custom taxonomy associated with a custom post type, I need: (1) To change the admin meta-box to a drop-down menu to make sure the post has only one term associated. The drop-down ...
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Query multiple taxonomy in Custom Post Type

Currently I use: query_posts("post_type=listing"); to pull all entries of my custom post type. But I have a taxonomy called status with the values of Available, Pending, Sold. I only want to show ...
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Taxonomy Dropdown Question

I need to replace the show_option_all (which show all my taxonomies), with: a command to show three taxonomies (ID 14, 15, 16) and label this 'all' Basically, when someone selects 'all' i only ...
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Can you add the visual editor to the description field for custom taxonomies?

Can you add the visual editor to the description field for custom taxonomies? It would be nice to have this option available when you edit an entry for a taxonomy be it core or custom.
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Use wp_list_categories to list parent categories from actual term

I currently have a taxonomy called wpsc_product_category. Under that taxonomy I have several terms used as sub-categories, and finally each sub-category has a number of products. I'm trying to use ...
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wp_set_object_terms() Fails to Set Terms

Okay guys, here's the scenario. I'm am trying to setup a function that will automatically duplicate a post (when published) over to another post type. So, a regular blog post is published, and when ...
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How to create new category for custom post type?

I have create a custom post type named "jobs", and I want to create a set of category for that, ie like "PHP Jobs", "Python Jobs" etc. $args = array( 'labels' => $labels, 'public' => ...
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get_term_by with a variable

I have a Custom template with a custom query. I want to use additional information about the current taxonomy > description and name (and use it in the HEAD, desc, keywords, etc...) <?php ...
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Get current term's ID

Im using the following code to get an array of children taxonomies and write them out with links in an unordered list. <?php $termID = 10; $taxonomyName = "products"; $termchildren = ...
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Sort posts by number of matched terms

I have form where I list all terms associated with posts as check boxes, user should pick few of them, hit search and get all posts that match all chosen terms. It works great when there are posts ...
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Displaying Custom Taxonomy Children in Dropdown

I have a question I hope you can help me with. I have a custom taxonomy called locations and on the first level I have the areas (Asia, Europe, etc) and under each area I have countries (England, ...
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How to show a hierarchical terms list?

I have a hierarchical taxonomy called 'geographical locations'. It contains continents on a first level, and then the countries for each one. Example : Europe - Ireland - Spain - Sweden Asia - Laos - ...
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Using wp_query is it possible to orderby taxonomy?

My question is simple, I'm using WP_Query to retrieve some custom type posts filtering by a taxonomy using tax_query. Now my problem is I would like to orderby the taxonomy, but from documentation ...
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Retrieve single term slug

I'm creating common "Single Tag Page" for different Post Types. I'm using next code: $loop = new WP_Query( array( 'post_type' => 'any', 'tag' => single_term_title( '', false ), 'posts_per_page' ...
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Query Posts by taxonomy/Taxonomy Child Custom order

This is an ongoing request, trying to do maximize some code to display a list of Accomodation by Country, of a certain Type, and a specific Region. So for example, a list of ALL accommodations in ...
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get_terms return errors

Hi when i try to get_terms(); in theme options via this code $catalogs_terms = get_terms( 'catalogs' ); $mycatalogs = array( -1 => 'Select a catalog' ); if ( $catalogs_terms ) { ...
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Search for tags

Is it possible, to search just for tags? Not any other taxonomies or post types, just tag titles.
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Custom Taxonomy With Author?

I have a picture website that has about 300 contributing authors. I want to have it so any author can submit a request of pictures that they want on a list. The list then would be credited to that ...
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How do I display custom post types through a common taxonomy?

I have posts and I have recipes. Recipes is a custom post type. Recipes make use of the category taxonomy and a newly added recipe has been categorized under beer. When I browse the listing page for ...
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Display Post by taxonomy and taxonomy child

This is a follow up to Display Post by taxonomy and taxonomy child if exist I need to display a list of Accomodation, first by Type of Accomodation, then by Regions. I have a post-type, called ...
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Priority for Categories, Tags, Taxonomies, Posts, Pages and Custom Posts with same url

I have been reading dozens of posts and honestly, I have many doubts on how this work. Furthermore, I think that with WP3.1 more issues have been added here because I am having even more problems now ...
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Display Post by taxonomy and taxonomy child if exist

I have a registered Taxonomy called Types, which is hierarchical and works. An example of categories will be Hotel in UK --1 star --2 star --3 star Hotel in Spain --1 star --2 star --3 star etc.. I ...
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How can I remove links from the function “get term list”?

<?php echo get_the_term_list( $post->ID, 'people', 'People: ', ' ', '' ); ?> returns something like this: People: <a href="person1">Person1</a>, <a ...
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Custom taxonomy admin description

Is it possible to add a short description to a custom taxonomy's admin area? For example, I've added a taxonomy that determines what kind of banners are displayed on a post's page. In the meta box ...