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

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Archive template limiting to 4 entries?

I have a category called "javascript" and it's limiting my list to only 4 entries? <?php get_header(); ?> <div class="container"> <div class="row"> <div ...
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infinite loop on page with comments after changing comments.php and header.php

I am using version 3.3.1 of wordpress but I'm following a tutorial that used version 2.7. After changing my header.php and comments.php code, I'm getting an infinite loop when I view the single post ...
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Change the name of the 'Default Template'

I am working on a client's site and they need to select a Template whenever they are adding a new page; the "Default Template" is not a valid choice. I would like to rename "Default Template" to ...
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Show only 2nd level of navigation depending on active navigation

For example, suppose a menu like so: Parent 1 Child A Child B Parent 1 Child C Child D Child E Parent 2 Child F In a certain part of my template, I want something to show depending on ...
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I put my blog on a subpage, how do I get page title?

I've got my blog setup on a subpage (not the front page) and I'm using the template file home.php, how can I get the contents from the page editor onto this subpage? If I change the title of the page ...
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Clean URL permalink for custom post type

I have a custom content type of photo_group which is a collection of photos. I want to be able to go to mysite.com/photos and have that page dump out all of my photo groups. How can I do this ...
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Static Front Page problem

My theme uses the front-page.php file to display a number of items on the front page including a slideshow and some featured items. I have also designed it so the static front page as set in the ...
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How to make a Thumbnails Mosaic

I would like to make a mosaic with all the post thumbnails of a category and use it as the heading image on the category page. How do I go about achieving this? Where do I start? Any suggestion about ...
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How to add template to theme in WP

I've very new to WP and I'm trying to setup a new page which displays only a specific category through the WP admin section. I've downloaded the ACE plugin and I've managed to filter out posts with ...
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search page not found? (search.php or searchpage.php)

Am i wrong in thinking i can access the search page by using /search/ ? I've created the files search.php & searchpage.php but /search/ still returns 404? I want to customise the page a bit... ...
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Template plugin for blog posts? [closed]

can someone recommend a plugin to do the following? My wordpress CMS has two types of users: administrator and editor, both of whom are not technologically savvy, so they need things to be super ...
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Recommend an open source, template driven website builder UI that produces a working WordPress site [closed]

I'm a programmer at a domain registrar and web hosting company. In the past year or so we have branched into custom web design for individuals and small businesses. Currently all our solutions are ...
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Child Theme: how to override variables?

I'm going to build my first Child Theme. I understood how to override functions (hope!), but how to override variables? For example, in a Premium Template I want to change the values of feed variables ...
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Setting up menus before making a template live

I'm currently creating a new template for a client. Their current template does not implement menus at all. They are all hard coded links in the template. The new template I making them will implement ...
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Wordpress Custom Post Type Children Template

I have created a hierarchical custom post type in wordpress called "films." It is hierarchical so it can have children elements. When a "film" is clicked, wordpress automatically uses the template ...
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How to check if a shortcode exists?

I'm using do_shortcode function to add shortcode in my template. But i would like to check if that shortcode exists before display them. I mean like this If (shortcode_gallery_exists) { echo ...
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What hooks, actions or filters i can use to customize wordpress registration page and form?

i would like to customize the design of the registration page of wordpress and also the registration form. Can i create a registration page template? or maybe tell wordpress to use a custom ...
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wp alchemy multiple image uploader output images to template

I am using wp alchemy to add a custom metabox to my site with multiple image uploader option. This part is working fine, but I have no Idea how to go about outputting the image links to my template. I ...
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using WPalchemy to output custom metabox from homepage template

I am new to php and I am using wpalchemy to create a custom metabox. I want to output the info from the metabox on a template page, not inside a loop. I have tried the following to no avail per the ...
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List Category Posts plugin - underline links [closed]

I want to underline links in the default template for the List Category Posts plugin. I can't find where to do this in the template & styles. Any assistance would be gratefully accepted.
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Page template not registering on theme

I have the following code for a page. When I select the template Home Page from the drop down menu in the page edit, it doesn't work on my web host, but locally it works fine, so I don't think it is ...
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how can I add a “read more” tag directly in the template?

how can I add a <--more--> tag directly in the template? I mean, the exact php code to use in a template for that shortcode. I need it for a script that makes use of that shortcode to hide content ...
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Conditional template tag for buddypress pages

I'm trying to assign a special template only to buddypress pages (activity, members, profile...). All other posts / pages use a different template. Problem is: I just can't find a good way to tell if ...
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Add 1 category more to If_in_category statement

Hey everyone, a simple question. Question I need to add one more category: Events in the if statement along with News which is stated in the code. How can I add it? Thank You very much :) Code ...
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Added a new template file to a theme - get Call to undefined function error

I added a new file in the theme folder and it doesn't seem to be working properly. The first line get_header(); creates an error Fatal error: Call to undefined function get_header() like it's not ...
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Need help with adding templates (archives and sitemap) to Wordpress child theme

I recently switched themes, and my old theme had templates for sitemap and archive (in fact the archive was one of my most viewed pages.) When I switched themes the link to the archive and sitemap ...
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Show a different code on front page to other pages

I'm looking to display a list of posts in the header section on my template on all pages with the exception of the front page where I would like to show an image in place of the list of posts. Is ...
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Why won't pagination work?

I am using a page template with code to display all blog posts: <?php /* Template Name: Blog */ ?> <?php get_header(); ?> <div id="main"> <?php // ACF Page number variable ...
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WordPress 3.3.1 single post template

Does anybody have any idea why on single posts there are no template dropdowns for template selections in WP 3.3.1? I did not find that either in the page administrative area. Thank you
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List taxonomy term “Last Name” + “First Name” (taxonomy custom field) in a post loop

I have a few custom fields for a taxonomy "Author". The term title is the Author's last name, and one of the custom fields is his first_name. Now I need, in a post loop, to list all "Authors" of that ...
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How can I set up a category “overview” page?

I know I can use the Template Hierarchy to set up custom theme pages for terms inside a category, like these: mysite.com/category/tech/ // category-tech.php mysite.com/category/blog/ ...
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Trying to display short code content in template file with do_shortcode()

I installed the WP Issuu plugin on a site and tried to use do_shortcode() to render the shortcode in the template file. Strangely it doesn't work, although it does for the [gallery] shortcode. I.e. ...
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persist a variable set in header.php all the way down to footer.php

I look up a custom post field value in header.php, and store it in a global variable. In most of my template files, the includes go like this: include header ...do a bunch of stuff include ...
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Problem with custom page template and permalink

I created custom page template for news template_news.php with name template name: news and i created a page and configured for that page also i set permalink to /news/%postname% also i set ...
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How to display different single post template based on author?

My current singlepost.php makes use of the following if conditions and renders the appropriate template. <?php $post = $wp_query->post; if ( in_category('4') || in_category('59') ) { ...
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Change page template programmatically ?

I have two page templates and Qtranslate installed. I want to choose one or another depending the language selected. Can I do something like this ? if($q_config['lang'] == 'en'){ // load ...
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Problem getting single_template filter to work - I want to serve a different single.php file for posts in a certain category

I am trying to customize the behavior of my blog to serve a specific single post template based on the category the post is assigned to. I came across this filter in my parent theme which is what ...
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Function to allow single post template based on custom taxonomy?

I'm trying to use Justin Tadlocks function for category specific custom post templates, but have become stuck when trying with a custom taxonomy, as his examples only have normal categories. Can this ...
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Query post for 'selected category' in archive.php

I'm trying to figure out how to display a 'featured post' on a selected category archive. My website uses the category-based navigation for different types of posts (text only post-blog, and image ...
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wp_get_attachment_image returns different image size

It is a bug? wp_get_attachment_image( $attachment_id, 'post-thumb-size-small'); Same code, called in template, and in AJAX call returns same image SRC, but different image width and height. dumb ...
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Need help with my template [closed]

I have this site here http://spillersmart.dk where it currently shows 3 videos in a row. I want it to show 5 videos instead, but can't figure out where in the code to change that. I've looked into the ...
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How to sort a loop after most viewed

I have a site and i'm almost done with it. It have teached me a lot about wordpress, although i'm still a noob who doesn't know anything about php or programming (besides html). I have managed to ...
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Showing latest post without 301 redirect

My WordPress website is now redirected to latest post by adding below function to function.php add_action( 'template_redirect', 'redirect' ); function redirect() { $args = array( ...
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single-{$post_type}-{slug}.php for custom post types

My favorite part of the Wordpress template hierarchy is the ability to quickly create template files for pages by slug, without having to edit the page in Wordpress to select a template. We can ...
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Specifying Default Template for Hierarchal Custom Post Type [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: single-{$post_type}-{slug}.php for custom post types I have registered a Custom Post Type named conference with the attribute: 'hierarchical' => true In the ...
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wordpress template page Usage [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Loading template files from a subfolder in my theme? How to create template page which is in a separate folder within theme directory, for pages and also to open it in ...
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Is there a way I can put my post templates in a separate folder?

I have some custom post/page template files I would like to keep better organized by placing them into a folder inside my themes directory. Is this possible, or would I need a line of code in my ...
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Translate custom template with WPML

I have custom template that is used by ClassiPress and it is working fine on default language, but when I enter the page language selector won't work since it's not translated. How can I translate ...
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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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Getting pages filtered by template assigned

I want to retrieve pages with determinate template assigned. Function get_pages() hasn´t any parameter to select by template. For exmaple if I created three pages: Home, Page 1 and Portfolio. After I ...