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

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How to get the post type from a category id?

I am trying to find out the post type from a category id. Suppose that, when i am opening a category page localhost/project/foobaar/category/pen I want to know the post type to which category - ...
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Reverse traversing taxonomy based on term_id

Is it possible to do a reversed traversing up the hierarchy, if a child term id is known? For example, I might have a taxonomy that looks like this: Cars - Pink - Blue - Grey - Silver ...
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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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Connecting Wordpress gallery to custom categories (taxonomy)

I want to use the Wordpress gallery to show all pictures of one category in a gallery (on a fixed page), which I do not have to update all the time by inserting the pictures manually. So I added the ...
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Hide specific parent categories from post edit

I have many custom post types and they all take advantage of wordpress categories. I therefore have several parent categories for each custom post type. Is there a way to hide the other parent ...
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How can I modify the loop from a plugin without wiping out other filters?

I am trying to modify the_loop output from a plugin. I've looked into pre_get_posts, which definitely works, but I need to filter the loop by a custom taxonomy. I can do this with ...
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Custom Post type taxonomy single templates

I have created a Custom Post type called "Ad" I then have a taxonomy under that called "type" I have added some terms in the Type category called "Radio", "TV", "Print". I would like WordPress to use ...
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Custom Taxonomy as checkbox or dropdown

I have registered a custom tax to my CPT. On the edit screen the tax meta box appears with an autocomplete field. Is it possible to display it as checkboxes or dropdown instead?
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How to set individual capabilities on a taxonomy? Or how to re-register an existing taxonomy?

The default taxonomy, category. By default, only those with the edit_posts capability can assign categories during post creation/editing. I have a role with very limited capabilities. I want to let ...
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Why is my WP_Query not working when tax_query terms are an array?

I have an issue with a WP_Query for a site I'm building which has me stumped. This works as expected: $package_args = array( 'post_type' ...
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wp_insert_post not updating custom taxonomy selected if logged in as a subscriber

Here is my Code, it works fine When i try to post data from front end if Logged in as admin, but if i logged in as a subscriber code works fine but it is not inserting the taxonomy term i select, here ...
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Showing custom taxonomy column in taxonomy category listings immediately after create category

I add my custom taxonomy column with this code: function manage_my_category_columns($columns) { if ( !isset($_GET['taxonomy']) || $_GET['taxonomy'] != 'products' ) return $columns; ...
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Custom Field as Custom Taxonomy?

I have a custom taxonomy, "Country". I am using WP User Frontend to let users post to the site. Most data is saved as custom fields, so I have a custom field "cf_country". I want to be able to set ...
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SQL QUERY needed to get POST category (taxonomy) ? - MUST be SQL statement

Working on a tool outside of Wordpress to query the wordpress database by POST_ID and return the Category Name associated. This is for a real estate website, and the Categories are called ...
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Add a css class to a taxonomy permalink

I need to add a css class to every <a> element retrieved by the_terms() (or similar function) in order to open the taxonomy permalink in a fancybox modal window. I've been searching this whole ...
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How can i list the categories of a post type, the taxonomy

How can i retrive the categories from a post_type that i select. I have a Custom_field - categorie_serial <?php $values = get_field('categorie_serial'); if($values) { echo '<ul>'; ...
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Registering tags taxonomy for a custom post type

The actual post type support categories and I want to add also support for tags. I have this code: register_taxonomy( 'category_' . $slug, array( $slug ), array( ...
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Using get_terms for custom taxonomy in functions.php

I`m trying to retrieve the names of taxonomy items and include them into a theme admin panel. function retrieve_my_terms() { global $terms; $terms = get_terms('taxonomy'); foreach ...
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Internationalize / translate custom post types & taxonomies

I've created custom post type and taxonomy via generator, but not quite sure how to make it translatable. Google doesn't help in this. I have no idea where to put text-domain here and things what I've ...
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How to add terms to my tax_query based off of the current post

I need the terms in my tax_query to be the ones from the current post. I am trying to this by using a variable. The value of the variable is given by using the get_terms() function. The problem is ...
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Add a term to an attachment submitted from front end

I have a front end post form where users can upload a file with their post that I save as an attachment using media_handle_sideload(). I need a way to add a term to that attachment so I can show a ...
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How to obtain the link/URL to the feed of a custom taxonomy?

What I need to accomplish is to provide a feed link for every item in a custom taxonomy. The function get_category_feed_link only works for categories, and I don't see that tags support this either. ...
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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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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 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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Query Multiple Taxominies Across Multiple Post type's

i have searched and found some aprroved answers to similer questions but nothing i could make work or something exactly like my issue... i have 5 custom post type... each one have its own taxmonies ...
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Custom taxonomy admin page

If you want a custom admin page for a taxonomy, you can set 'show_ui' => false when you register it to suppress the default admin page and then create a new admin page to replace it. However ...
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Custom taxonomy archive - No posts found [closed]

I've created a custom taxonomy 'quote-categories' (a separate category listing for a custom post type) and created a taxonomy-quote-categories.php template that is called successfully when viewing a ...
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Changing stylesheet depending on custom taxonomy terms

My client would like the background & header colors to switch depending on terms within the custom taxonomy 'Grades'. These terms are kindergarten, first grade, second grade, etc... (all ...
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Using Taxonomy Image code with my get_categories code

I'm using Taxonomy Images to associate images with categories. I'm using the following code, one is to display the categories, the other to display the images. Here is the code that displays my ...
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How do I search inside specific taxonomies in Wordpress

I am trying to search for posts in specific taxonomies but any time I search, I get results from all the other pages instead of Wordpress searching within the selected category in the taxonomy. I ...
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How do I query a taxonomy term range

NOTE: The links will work If you copy & paste them. (I'm a newbie so I am not allowed to add to many links to the question) I have a few taxonomies that I would like to query a range from, for ...
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How to associate an image with a term taxononmy and publish it on frontpage?

I couldn't find the solution anywhere else, so I believe is a valid question for this website. I think my problem is divided in two parts. I created a custom taxonomy called "Type" and within it, I ...
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Master Site for specific taxonomy in MultiSite

I want to create "city" taxonomy in all sites of MultiSite. But i want to show same listing in every blog and i want to edit it from only master site and not letting other blog owners edit it. I think ...
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Wordpress as thesaurus/dictionnary: what approach?

I'm willing to develop a thesaurus/dictionary for the Berber language. A website that allows comunity members to add new words/synonyms/antonyms.. How to relate words (posts) to each other? by ...
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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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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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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 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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metabox with custom post type values

I need to re-write a current WP website and I think Custom post types are required, combined with Meta Box. The basic layout is Author (custom) Books (custom) Photos (custom) All 3 custom post are ...
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Is It Possible To Have Shared Wordpress Custom Post Types?

I am developing a website for a record label and the basically it uses quite a few custom post types for various pieces of information. My problem is that I feel the same bits of information are being ...
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How can I find the taxonomy in edited_{taxonomy}?

How do I find out which taxonomy triggered the save? add_action ( 'edited_' . $taxonomy->name, 'save_taxonomy' ); function save_taxonomy( $term_id ) { $term = get_term( $term_id, $taxonomy ); ...
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Custom post type taxonomy template

I've created a custom post type portfolio and a taxonomy of course. function taxonomies_portfolio() { $labels = array( 'name' => _x( 'Portfolio categories', 'taxonomy ...
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Display a list of certain categories by ID

I have a list of custom taxonomy IDs like (1, 2, 3, 10). I want to display a list of these specified categories by names and each should have its childs like: Europe France Germany Africa ...
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How do I taxonomy terms based on terms they are used alongside?

How do I get all of a single taxonomies terms that have one or more particular sibling terms? For example, let's say I have the following taxonomies. Terms are listed underneath the taxonomies, and ...
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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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Filter posts by custom taxonomy terms

I am trying to filter posts by author. The 'post_author' is a custom taxonomy and I've included it in my args and posts are showing with the linked author names but when I click on the author name ...
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Filtering posts by multiple taxonomies

I have a page on which I want to display all posts of a specific custom post type, let's call it "persons". I want to allow the user to filter all persons by multiple (!) taxonomies: age, city, ...
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Custom Taxonomy Archive not displaying entries

I have CPT 'movie', with the following taxonomies: genre, director, and actor. The code used to register these is this: http://pastebin.com/yJ9XHCDk I have an archive movie page working using the ...
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Custom taxonomy [year] is directing to yearly archive

My custom taxonomy is linking to yearly archive instead of the post linked to it. I have created a custom taxonomy named "year" containing int (i.e 2008,2009,2010 etc). Have registered the custom ...