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

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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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Using Custom Posts with Metaboxes and Drop-downs

When using Custom Posts and adding a Metabox, I was wondering how I could add a drop-down menu that would populate data that was added by the user. For example I want to be able to select a 'source' ...
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Custom Post Type and Taxonomy combination

Is it possible to create a permalink/template structure like this: www.example.com/attractions <-- post type archive www.example.com/attractions/museums <-- taxonomy ...
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Organising Taxonomy categories

I have the following code in my sidebar to list all the taxonomy categories. <div class="left"> <h1>Categories</h1> <?php //list terms in a given taxonomy ...
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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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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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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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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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Conditional tag affecting taxonomy term and its children?

I am wondering how can I write a conditional tag that affects a custom taxonomy slug and its children? Found this in Wordpress Codex: is_tax( 'flavor', 'mild') When the archive page for the ...
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It is possible to get a list of post types asociated to a taxonomy?

I use More Plugin (More Types, More Fields and More Taxonomy) to create custom taxonomies, post types and fields. I've created a select control filled with taxonomies (looping through $wp_taxonomies). ...
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How to prevent posts duplicating when viewing a custom taxonomy term

My question is fairly basic. I have an archive.php and inside I have the main loop like so: <?php if (have_posts()) : while (have_posts()) : the_post(); ?> Do stuff here <?php endwhile; ...
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Custom Metabox with Taxonomy Dropdown - Saving Issue

My goal was simple --- to create a custom post type with a custom metabox with a simple drop down list of taxonomy terms instead of utilizing the tags or checkboxes. The reason was to ensure that the ...
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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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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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Get list of terms of current taxonomy archive for another taxonomy

I have a Custom Post Type named 'Real estate' which has (amongst others) two different taxonomies: 'Purpose' (hierarchical; terms used are 'Living', 'Working' and 'Holidays') and 'Location' ...
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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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Permalink Rewrite for Custom Taxonomy

I have added a custom taxonomy called 'Boards' with the following code function add_custom_taxonomies() { register_taxonomy('board', 'post', array( 'labels' => array( 'name' ...
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Best way to programmatically link to multiple categories (union/intersection) [closed]

This question assumes that you know about the various complex taxonomy queries available from the WP_Query API. I know about tax_query as well as about things like category__and, which allow you to ...
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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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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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“Reversable” and “Re-useable” Subcategories (or other taxonomic structure)

Hope you can help a WP newbie :) It is my understanding (and please correct me if I'm wrong!) that I cannot use the same subcategory slug in multiple parent categories, i.e. this structure is ...
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Relationship between two taxonomies and a custom post type [closed]

for a project, I've a CPT products with two taxonomies : category and brand. I would like to build a navigation from a category to a product under a brand. page 1 : list the categories terms page 2 ...
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Having trouble understanding custom post type and taxonomy :/

I am developing a Wordpress site that will have a database of car modifications and an embedded youtube video with the results. For example: search for Honda Civic with a spoiler and exhaust. This ...
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create a back-end wordpress content submission using custom post type

I have a previously created thread here, but was recommended to make a new one: I need basic help with custom post types. Basically here's my project: I have to create a back-end wordpress gui user ...
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Custom taxonomy on permalink

I have a long time problem and look forward for your help. I have a custom taxonomy of "city" (it is no hierarchical like tags). I just would like my URLs to look like this: ...
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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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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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How to display custom taxonomies in posts?

Almost all themes display categories (with its permalink) by default. I am looking for similar type of code to add in my theme. From where can I get it? To create custom taxonomies, I'm using More ...
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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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Removing the “Popular Terms” area from the Taxonomy Edit Screen in the Admin Area

Personally I really dislike how wordpress shows all the "popular terms" in different sizes on the taxonomy add/edit screen in the admin area. Does anyone know of a way to either remove this entire ...
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Count posts that have specific taxonomy term attached

When upgrading our portfolio I'm looking for something that shows the number of posts in a (current) category of a post type. Example: I have a category with 'features'. Each feature has it's own ...
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How do I filter posts by taxomony using AJAX

I found this post that describes how to filter category posts with Ajax and it works great, but I also want to filter my custom taxonomies the same way and I can't get it to work. It shows me all ...
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tax_query in get_posts() not working?

I'm trying to print out all the posts within every taxonomy for a custom post type called product (jigoshop products). So i get all of the taxonomies using $cats = get_terms('product_cat');, then i ...
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Custom Post Types and Categories?

For the life of me I cannot seem to get categories to come into existence with my custom post type. I've added the following — simple — code to the bottom of my theme's functions.php file, ...
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Display Taxonomy Image on single.php

I'm using Taxonomy Images, and I can't figure out how to display a category's associated image on a single.php. Essentailly, when a user is viewing a post that utilizes the single.php template, it ...
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How to get next previous category in same taxonomy?

Like WP get_adjacent_post function gives the next and previous post data based on the parameters i want to get the next/previous category data is there any WP built in function which does the right ...
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Exclude custom taxonomy tag from loop

I have the following code at the beginning of a loop: <?php query_posts('showposts=3&cat=84'); ?> <?php $posts = get_posts('category=84&numberposts=3&offset=0'); foreach ($posts ...
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I need template for my custom taxonomy term

I created a custom taxonomy slug is 'event_type' and created terms like social, educational and religious. I want to have template page where I can show posts related to these terms. you can say I ...
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Elegant way to include only published posts with get_objects_in_term()?

The obvious way is to iterate through the resulting array of IDs, get_post for each and test against post_status == 'publish'. But I wonder whether this could cause memory issues since get_post will ...
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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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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 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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Menu Multiple Taxonomies

I have a post_type "products" which has both "Category" and "Brand" taxonomies. Each product has exactly 1 Category, and exactly 1 Brand. I would like to display a menu which first lists the ...
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Is slug “type” reserved and can't be used in taxonomy rewrite?

I desperately need your help guys. I am trying to register custom post type and taxonomy the following way: add_action( 'init', 'product_catalog' ); add_action( 'init', 'product_type', 0 ); function ...
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custom post type taxonomy “tag” archive : no post found

I've registered a custom post type "object" and registered the taxonomy "post_tag" so that these objects can be tagged. register_taxonomy_for_object_type('post_tag', 'object'); When I visit ...
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Have a Custom Post Type index page display taxonomy items instead of posts

I have a CPT registered that is called lessons with a custom taxonomy (category) that is called courses. I want the /courses page (archive-courses.php?) to display the individual courses (i.e. "online ...
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Get Taxonmy Term ID For Current Post

If I wanted to get the category ID for the current post, I would use something like this: <?php foreach((get_the_category()) as $category) { echo $category->cat_ID . ' '; } ?> How can I do ...
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Remove quick edit for custom post type

Is it possible to remove the quick edit function for a custom post type? I have 14 custom taxonomy with hundreds of terms in each and it takes too much time and resource to load all of them into the ...
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Custom columns for taxonomy list table

I have the following code to add a new column to my taxonomy edit screen (edit-tags.php?taxonomy=book_place&post_type=books) function add_book_place_columns($columns){ $columns['foo'] = ...
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Adding Multiple Values to a Post Meta Key

I have a question about adding multiple post meta values to a post meta key. Here is a link to the WordPress add_post_meta(); function in question. The $unique parameter is a little on the fuzzy ...