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

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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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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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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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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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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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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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List all custom post type posts from a given category?

I have a custom post type myposttype and it's taxonomy is called myposttype_categories. myposttype_categories have multiple terms inside, such as foo and bar. The tricky question is - how do I list ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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How to add HTML5 'required' attribute to wp_dropdown_categories() without JavaScripts?

I'm using wp_dropdown_categories() for populating <select> field with custom taxonomy terms. If the code is like below: <?php $args = array( 'show_option_none' => __( 'Select one', ...
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Alphabetical order in taxonomy.php

I created custom post types and a taxonomy-adhesion.php file (by copying the contents of the archive.php file). I wish the search result would appear in alphabetical order (or by title), but it does ...
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Admin Panel - Disable Moving Selected Terms To Top of Metabox

By default whenever you select a category it moved it to the top of the term list, which in most cases it pretty user friendly. I want to disable this featured and leave my term list in the default ...
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How to get a list of term names of the custom post type im currently on in single.php

Ok so I have a custom post type of "Products" and a custom taxonomy of "Types". Now in the types taxonomy I have dozens of categories and sub categories assigned to custom post types. Custom Post ...
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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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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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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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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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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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Archive template for taxonomy terms

I have registered a custom post type [equipment] and have a taxonomy of [equipment_type] within the taxonomy I have parent and child categories. For example: Equipment (Custom post type) Equipment ...
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get a specific taxonomy term name

I need to print a specific term with its id. I get that for categories with this code: <a href="<?php echo get_category_link(1); ?>" title="<?php echo get_cat_name(1);?>"><?php ...
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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 ...
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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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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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If search matches taxonomy

Is it possible to redirect the user to the taxonomy page IF the search input matches the taxonomy name exactly? For instance i have a taxonomy called "Actors". If someone put into the search field ...
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Associate Taxonomies Across Post Types

Let's say I've created two custom post types, one called post_type_author and another called post_type_book. In each of these two custom post types, I've created a non-hierarchical taxonomy for tags. ...
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How to list 2 taxonomy terms for a post, based on their hierarchy

I'm using get_the_terms to display 2 terms on a post, associated with the taxonomy "location". The terms are the suburb and the city. The location taxonomy is hierarchical so the suburb is a child of ...
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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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List Terms in Category

I want to list all terms of a specific taxonomy used in a category. Like I have a taxonomy called 'Manufacturer' and a category 'Shoes'. Each post in this category has a term like 'Nike', 'Adidas' or ...
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List a current posts' taxonomy terms in a widget in Wordpress

I would very much like to know if there is a widget that exists that would let me show the current page's associated taxonomy terms (preferably hierarchically) in a widget. For example, if the ...
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Is it possible to get a Previous/Next Taxonomy term archive URL?

I have a custom post type called shows and taxonomy called podcast. Using taxonomy-podcast.php, I having hard time finding a function that will generate next/previous Term URL Archive. For Example: ...
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How to export/import categories and keep their IDs?

Using a plugin doesn't keep the IDs of the categories and exporting/importing of the wp_terms and wp_term_taxonomy tables only works on categories without parents, it seems. The admin panel still ...
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Search Posts / Pages with multiple options?

Here is what I am trying to accomplish. Need to design a website for Alcoholics Anonymous (local Chapter) to search for meetings. Need to search for multiple choices of meetings for example. Men's ...
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ACF vs Taxonomies

Sorry if this isn't the best place but was hoping for some clarification on something that has been bugging me. I have several custom post types Artists Counties Venues Events Festivals Line Ups ...
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Taxonomy terms sort by… Last name!

I have a custom Taxonomy named 'authors' where I insert additional authors. My question is: is it possible to list all the taxonomy terms order by "Last Name". If I order by name clearly it looks ...
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Get all terms inside a specific taxonomy in a multisite

I have a father blog / main blog inside a multisite that has a specific taxonomy with 20+ terms inside it. i just need a list of all the terms inside that taxonomy... i dont mind quering using WPDB ...
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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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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 ...