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

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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 ...
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How to display custom taxonomy and terms using/creating plugin template

I am working on a plugin which requires a custom taxonomy and 3 terms (Personal, Group & Pets). I already have the taxonomy set up with terms and some sample posts. I've created a template for my ...
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How to Featured content with images in home page?

Today i saw a WordPress blog which is using Featured Articles in its home page. can any one tell me how to add that code manually to my blog only in home page. Here is the screen shot and blog url ...
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/wp-admin/post.php shows 404 template on submit

When I publish or save a post, I see the 404 error page from my template. This happens with posts and WooCommerce products. I'm using the Twenty Twelve theme, and I have the following plugins ...
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Show admin page, only if function is being used

I wrote a small function which displays a quote on the page, whenever the function is being called somewhere in a template. Since nobody likes the same quote, I created an admin page for it, where one ...
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Create Template for Custom Post Type same like for Page

I'm making my first custom theme using custom post types and I've encountered one problem. I'd like to make some templates like you can make for Pages (i.e. page-fullwidth.php page-noslider.php etc.) ...
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Easiest way to show total number of subpages

I am making a portfolio site where each portfolio entry is a subpage of "Work". In my template, I am trying to say something like: worked on 15 projects and counting, where 15 is the total number of ...
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previous_post_link() and next_post_link() with a custom post type?

I'm on single-work.php for a custom post type called work, inside the loop. Trying to make two links to the previous and next post. Using this code: <?php previous_post_link(); ?> and ...
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Hide page visual editor if certain template is selected?

How do I hide the page editor (WYSIWYG editor) if the current page is set to a certain template. I have the following code already to add in custom meta boxes when certain templates are chosen: ...
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Link to file in plugin directory from wordpress template?

I know that plugins and theme files should be kept separate but for for internal use I need to do it this way. In my themes header.php file I want to include a php file which just contains html, ...
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Flush Rewrite Rules when new site is created on network

I am working with a multisite setup and I have created some custom post types, which seem to work fine except when trying to view any of the post types pages on the front end, I get a white screen. ...
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Unable to run jQuery script in my template file

I really want to run a simple code in my template file. E.g. if I put somethign like this in my page.php: <script type="text/javascript"> jQuery(document).ready(function($) { ...
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Global variable set in the template's header.php is unable to echo in footer.php

E.g. I set this in header.php in my template: <?php $postidextra = get_the_ID(); ?> <?php $sidebar_state = get_post_meta($postidextra , 'rw_sidebar_state', true); ?> And I can echo ...
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Enable WP to accept standard jQuery code embeding between the <body> tags [duplicate]

I don't know what is the reason that WP is not accepting the standard embedding technique from jquery website ( http://learn.jquery.com/about-jquery/how-jquery-works/ ): <!doctype html> ...
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Custom template support for custom post type?

I know I can use single-{posttype}.php but can I use something like single-{custom-post-type-slug}.php to target a specific custom post type post? Or is there another way like a custom template which ...
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custom single.php not working

Trying to solve this issue for the past hour and I can't figure out what's going on. Trying to create single-blog.php (I have a few posts which are under the category 'blog') but Wordpress ...
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Create Custom Attachment Template That is Processed from Plugin Folder?

I have made a custom image.php for a gallery plugin I'm creating. My dilemma is that I currently have to have my customized image.php in the theme folder for it to work. Is there a way to tell ...
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Archive Template being used instead of Category Template for Custom Post Type

I have a Custom Post Type created, that has its own Custom Taxonomy that give the Posts their own Categorys. I am currently building the Templates. The Custom Post Type has the slug service, and the ...
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show Visual form builder in the front end

Iam anew in wordpress . i used this plugin http://wordpress.org/plugins/visual-form-builder/ to build custom pages then i tried to build a custom page called formbuilder.php to use it in the front end ...
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Where to call wp_enqueue_script in a plugin with custom template?

I am writing my first plugin and I have this code in the main plugin php to replace home page with custom template add_filter( 'template_include', 'replace_home_page' ); function replace_home_page( ...
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Custom post type draft use wrong template

I have a custom post type called agenda with a custom post template called single-agenda.php. When I have a draft of an agenda post, this uses the content in the template single.php. When I publish ...