Within the context of WordPress Theme-ing, the term 'template' refers to PHP files used to display content.

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Read more button not working

I want the "read more" button to appear to truncate the blog posts. I tried using the button insert shortcode < !--more-->", but it's not showing up. I've tried everything I know how... Can ...
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Styling own template

I have an own template here where the sidebar looks different than the others: the sidebar is BELOW right the main content and not on the side. My code: <div id="sidebar"><?php echo ...
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Unable to paginate a custom page query

I have this code on a page called Categories. <?php /* Template Name: Categories */ get_header(); ?> <section id="primary" class="content-area"> <main id="main" ...
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Sidebar on single.php not showing up

So, my sidebar is working just fine on my blog page: beta.cleantelligent.com/blog However, when you click a single post, I'd like that same sidebar to show up. I am assuming this would be under ...
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Custom Taxonomy Template Variables Available?

I have a custom Taxonomy sports and want to edit the front-end display. I have got taxonomy-sports.php and used this code to get the data on the taxonomy, but I feel like it should already be ...
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WP not recognizing custom post type / template

I've created a custom post type: $args = array( 'labels' => array( 'name' => __( 'Prosjekter' ), 'singular_name' => __( 'Prosjekt' ), 'add_new' => __('Nytt ...
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Same template for all the terms of a taxonomy

My problem is the following. I have a custom post type called "photography" which contains a taxonomy called "photographyCategories", which contains several terms : "outside", "inside", "portrait"... ...
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Read More Button does not display

I have read through every existing post on this topic and they are all way too technical for me and I think my problem may be different anyway. So, like many others, I need to truncate my blog posts ...
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How do I create a custom archive page depending on the custom taxonomy type?

I've created a custom taxonomy called 'productCategories' using register_taxonomy() function. I've set the rewrite slug to 'products'. My question is: How do I render a different template to ...
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do_shortcode() doesn't work if shortcode contained in variable, works if shortcode passed as string

I'm developing a plugin, wherein one of the features is to switch out forms on a specific page by changing the shortcode within a custom field. within my plugin file: function getShort() { ...
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Including template pages within another template?

I've created a vertical page template which displays stacked sections (which are simply the content from other wordpress pages). I am having problems displaying the contents of pages which are ...
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How do I get the size of an attachment file?

I'm using the following template code to display attachment links: $args = array( 'post_type' => 'attachment', 'numberposts' => -1, 'post_status' => null, 'post_parent' => ...
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Is template name always same as directory name?

When creating child theme, I must write like this. /* Theme Name: 2012 Child Template: twentytwelve */ Is that Template name is always same as directory name? Or is it defined somewhere else?
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Use [embed] filter in template files

WordPress autmatically embeds a youtube video's if I use: [embed] http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Xog1T5dUxcw [/embed ] This is great, but it doesn't work if I use it in an template file. I have a ...
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Is including the loop necessary for page.php?

QUESTION: Is it necessary to include the wordpress loop in page.php? If it is not necessary, why do many themes (including the wordpress 2013 default theme) include it? I noticed this discussion on ...
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How to arrange different post categories in template

I'm playing with WordPress for sometime. In my website, there will be 3 possible categories for posts, like: 'offer', 'news' and 'about' (each category with individual content). My attempt is to ...
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How can I locate the single buddypress forum post template? [closed]

I have been trying for ages to locate the template that shows a single forum post template and I cannot find it. Does anyone know where this is located? Thanks
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Use different archive template for plugin

In my blog, I'm using a plugin for an encyclopedia. Unfortunately, the plugin uses the archive template from my blog. How can I use a different page / template for the encyclopedia? Here is the ...
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Woocommerce Show Single Product on Homepage

I am currently learning PHP & how to customize Wordpress. I have a shop that I set up on Wordpress using the Woocommerce plugin. The shop holds only a single item. Since I only have 1 item to ...
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Migrating a taxonomy's tags to the native category

So, I've inherited a website that uses a custom taxonomy for no real reason, leaving the native 'category' taxonomy unused. As the site is undergoing a redesign, I'm going to want to use some new ...
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How to hook up search results page to a back-end page?

On my site, editors can upload "banner" images to every page on the site. However, I'm having trouble figuring out how to link the search results page to a back-end page (ie the page that appears at ...
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Template redirect is_tax() not working

I'm trying to do a template redirect in my wordpress but with partial success function ahaali_qa_theme_redirect(){ global $wp; $plugindir = dirname(__FILE__); if(is_archive()){ ...
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Wordpress theme & site not loading after moving files

I was recently created a custom application for wordpress. So while doing so in my file manager (I use the one provided by godaddy(my webhost)), I moved all the files from the [DOCUMENT_ROOT] ... the ...
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One category not displaying template updates

I've tried refreshing, clearing the cache, opening in a new browser, renaming it from index to category.php-- ALL but one category display the correct template. I'm beyond stumped. One clue is that ...
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Using a page template without a page

Does anyone know if it's possible to use a page template on a URL, even if a page doesn't exist for that page? When building sites, I create the relevant pages to ensure use of the templates, but ...
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Conditional config WP_HOME/WP_SITEURL does not update bloginfo('template_url')?

The scenario: This question relates to Wordpress theme development on a local environment via MAMP. In order to enable mobile device testing via xip.io, I have modified my local Wordpress ...
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page-name.php doesn't execute on custom template

This one has me stumped. I have a page named 'Login.' I also have a file uploaded in my theme directory called 'page-login.php'. If I select a default theme template, page-login.php executes like it ...
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Wordpress sites translate dynamically generated Homepages

So I'm having trouble finding a way to translate the homepage content on a few pages I manage. They can be found here: KorgCanada.com (Theme is Simplecorp, and the support forum offers no help) ...
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Custom template pagination

I have a custom post type "news". I created the page "News" with the id 55 and a custom template file. I want to implement pagination. The problem is when I access the news with a page number set I ...
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get_query_var() and permalinks

I have a permalink structure that looks like this, %category%/%postname% I have a category.php template coded up and and trying to pull of the post of a certain category, so for example my URL may ...
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Cannot Edit Custom Template In WP Editor

Following several well-written articles on creating a custom page template, I made one for my WordPress site hosted at wpengine. The good news: My custom template works just fine. I can add pages ...
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Archive-custome_post.php template not working

I have a site on WordPress 3.6.1 and I created a custom post type for recipes with the code: add_action( 'init', 'register_cpt_my_recipes' ); function register_cpt_my_recipes() { $args = ...
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Custom Archive with Content for Custom Post Type

I'm doing a corporate site migration into Wordpress, and need an extremely custom archive page for a custom post type. I know all about the archive-{post type}.php thing, but it needs to be more ...
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how bbPress and buddypress add their own page templates to the page template drop down on the page editing screen

Im writing a plugin and need to know how to add a page template in the edit page screen from within a plugin. bbPress and Buddypress both add page templates to this drop down and I can't figure out ...
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Is there a way to check which template file is being loaded, if it is not a page template file?

I don't see any way of testing which template file is being loaded, if the template file is not a page template. Otherwise I would use is_page_template(). For instance, I am using a home.php template ...
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how to access the $query variable inside taxonomy-xxx.php template file?

In my custom template files, I create query in the following way: <?php $query = new WP_Query(array('post_type' => 'aya-bi-aya','author' => $current_user->ID,'paged' => $paged, ...
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Custom templates folder

I created a custom folder ("/templates") and I put all of my template files in the folder. instead of root ("/wp-content/themes/my-theme/"). It works fine. Do I have to add some function for ...
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Different template for second page result for Ajax-loading new pages [duplicate]

Everytime I enter a posts page, index.php is called. Now on the site I load next pages (page2, page3...) with Ajax and insert the posts (just the posts) from the Ajax result inside my page. This works ...
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How to redirect to post if search results only returns one post

I want to send visitors to my search.php after a search to display list of posts. If there is only one search result, user can directlyto the post in question(something like GOOGLE's I am Feeling ...
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Copied wordpress template page not working [closed]

I have a WordPress theme with multiply template pages Default, Blog, Contact & Portfolio. I have copied the Portfolio page and edited to create a new page template I have changed the Template ...
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attachment page template? only show attachments for current post?

hey guys, didn't know that, but the attachement page (i'm using attachment.php as template) is actually looping through ALL ever uploaded attachments to my blog! I just want to use it in order to ...
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Show Woocommerce minicart widget in checkout page sidebar? And, how to make this update secure by overriding widget?

Before asking question here I want to tell that I have already asked the question in stackoverflow and wordpress forum but have not got any answer. So finally I came here. I have installed the ...
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pass html code to worpdress

I'm starting with wordpress and I have some doubts. I created a proprietary design from requirements that had. This design is made with html and bootstrap. Now I want to start using wordpress step ...
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get_template_directory() still returning path to previous theme

In WordPress, I've been installing and using various themes, including 2013, Roots, and now BlankSlate. I noticed that now that I've activated BlankSlate, the function get_template_directory() used in ...
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make permalink go to a custom single.php file

hope somebody can help me with this because I am struggling for a while. I want to use two single.php on my website, one to display the regular posts and another to display some products that I will ...
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Using custom post types within a section of a template

I'm trying to get the hang of custom post types and I am trying to get them to loop through the post types within a page template. I'm already using the MultiEdit plugin to display certain content ...
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How can I edit the content in index.php? [duplicate]

I want the start page to be editable from a template. At the moment I can only edit the content by directly editing the HTML. Setup: Settings » Read » "Front page displays Your latest ...
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Is there any simple wordpress search template that works with existing searchforms?

I want to replace my theme's search functionality with new functionality that searches trough text widgets. Almost all content of my site is provided trough text widgets (they are static pages). Is ...
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Showing profile pages content in tabs

I've got my profile page setup which shows the users posts/comments in tabs beside each other i've added a achievement tab and would like to display the achievements users have earned. Here's the ...
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How to add description over forum list on bbpress root page

I have few forums added for bbpress and when displaing root page I have them listed. Now I want to add some description at the top to provide some intoruction to visitors. Does anyone know how to do ...