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

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Display HTML only if Custom Field has a Value

I am working with a plugin called Advanced Custom Fields. I am looking for help with code for my custom post type template, which is displaying some repeater field data. I have HTML wrapping each ...
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How to update Wordpress custom SQL Select query for custom taxonomies so that syntax is correct?

I have a Wordpress website that written by third party web developer for version 2.9 before custom taxonomies were fully implemented. We have since upgraded to latest wordpress version 3.5.x. There ...
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Display Posts Query with IF function

I'm writing a template to display my custom posts types in a list. But I only want to have the post show if it has a value for one of my custom fields. I'll explain: My custom post type is "Faculty ...
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How to retrieve an image from a post and display it before excerpt of a post? [duplicate]

I'm customizing a WordPress template and I would implement the following behavior in the excerpt posts visualization in my homepage: If a post contains images (one or more), in the homepage post ...
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Jquery Slider for profile template

I want to show the posts under a category in my page.The first 5 posts should be shown when the page loads and When the user clicks the next button/link next 5 posts should be shown. Currently I show ...
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Create a Blog Template Page

I am trying to create a template that will display a list posts of a specific custom type. However, I am missing something fundamental. So far, here is what I have: functions.php add_action( ...
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Best practice to update the file header.php

I would like to know, what is the best practice for updating the header.php file: From within WordPress editor: Appearance > Editor or Directly in the header.php file itself (in the www_root)?
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Some problems calling a function into sprintf() inside functions.php template file [closed]

I am new in PHP and WordPress and I am personalizing an existent template and I have the following problem. In the function.php file of the template I have the following function: function ...
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How to add menù section to my WordPress template?

I am pretty new in WordPress blog and I am developing a blog with this template: http://scorejava.com/wordpress351 As you can see at the top of the page there is a "menù" that only show the page in ...
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Odd page behaviour after removing sidebar

One of my web pages is displaying odd behaviour, after selecting a no sidebar template for the page. The sidebar has disappeared, but elements within the sidebar, now show in the bottom right-hand ...
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How to make plugin work in each template in wordpress

I am new to plugin development .I want to get all images of a particular page/post and want to show them as slideshow below the page ..Currently i am able to gather all images in media library and ...
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How to differentiate the homepage structure from the category page structure in WordPress template?

I am very news in WordPress world and I am finding some difficulties with creation of a personal template. I want implement a blog like this one (that is using WordPress): ...
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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 to prevent WordPress from loading the jQuery library at the top of the page

I am developing a site that must be HTTPS secure and WordPress is loading <script src="http://code.jquery.com/jquery-1.7.1.min.js"></script> at the very top of my page, before <html> ...
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My template won't apply, theme still fallback to index.php

I have a CPT that I want to list the post in the frontend of my website, so i've created a page that I assigned a template so i'll be able to modify the way it look. Here is my template declaration ...
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Change the output for [gallery] shortcode

I'm sorry if this question was answered here, but I couldn't find it. Is possible to change the HTML output of [gallery] shortcode (without plugins)? I would like to show the thumbnails as another ...
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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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What should I put on my index.php?

I had covered basically all the pages listed in the Template Hierarchy: 404_template archive_template author_template category_template tag_template taxonomy_template home_template ...
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Show all parts in multipage post

You can do a multipage post by using the <!--nextpage--> inside the post. The question is: How can I display the whole post (not paged) for this post.
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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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How to remove the Template drop down, but keep Parent and Order

I am about to turn a custom Wordpress site over to a client and do not want them to be able to choose/edit Templates, but need to allow them to sort the pages with Order and choose a Parent page. Is ...
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Wordpress a template for subcategories fo a given category, but not for root category

I've found this simple yet elegant solution for make Wordpress using the same template category on every child and grandchild categories http://stackoverflow.com/a/3117202/391929 Full code: ...
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wp e-commerce single-product template giving 404

this page was working initially, and then I made some changes which *didn’t* appear, and then it just stopped showing that page altogether. I have tried deleting my wpsc-single_product.php and ...
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Text in permalink

I've this kind of permalink for post type : /widgets/%category%/%postname%/ And the problem is that when going to /widgets url (http://mysite.com/widgets) a not found page error (404) is displayed. ...
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Checking for page templates in child theme

I have a simple problem I'm hoping someone can shed some light on. I have a child theme with a custom page template and I'm simply trying to check weather or not the template is in use. Under normal ...
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Which hooks are essential for post templates?

Im in the process of building a very custom theme and Im beginning to work on the post templates, but I dont know which hooks are essential for them. So like, I've seen (but cant remember where)some ...
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get_permalink returning first letter

I'm trying to use an ajax function in my custom template to retrieve a post's custom fields to show a post overview. Getting the custom fields is working, but the getting the permalink isn't. I'm ...
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Remove template drop down for certain pages

I have a number of custom templates which are assigned to different pages in my admin. Is it possible to hide/lock the templates dropdown for certain pages? For instance, I have an Events Calendar ...
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JQuery load php - php file without the template

I'm about to start writing a php file that will return a JSON array to be used as a JQuery autocomplete source. I want to create my source.php file that loads without the WordPress template. ...
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Return HTML Template Page with PHP Function

I want to create a form that I can use a shortcode to insert into my site. It would be really nice if I could create the HTML part in a seperate file and then insert it with a PHP shortcode (to ...
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What are the main parts of a Wordpress Template?

This may sound like a stupid question, but... What are the main parts of a Wordpress template, and which parts are mandatory and which parts are optional? So far I am aware of: Posts (mandatory) ...
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wp_get_attachment_url not working

I have a template file which shows the posts of a category called downloads. for each posts i have attached a pdf file. I have given a link to download the pdf file on the page. But when i click the ...
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How can I add in post's the text “No content”

How can I add in a post the words "No content available" if nothing is ritten Example: If there is no text added, i want to get "No content available" automated in my template. I want to get for a ...
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WP is not using the select custom template.php that its selected for a page

I created a childtheme: Fisio Inside I have: page-team.php with the name: <?php /* Template Name: Page - Team */ ?> <?php get_header(); ?> <script>alert('its the team ...
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RSS Feed in Custom Field

I have a custom field intended for a rss feed. It is simpley a URL in the field, how do I take that url entered and output it into the correct section in the template? <?php include_once(ABSPATH . ...
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How to slice down index.php from a template and import from another file?

I am a beginner in wordpress template development and I am trying to create a custom index file. I want to display latest posts in segments: the 2 first posts should be displayed as a list the third ...
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Display different header images based on current page

I want to display, based on the current page another header image. Short example: Home -> Image A PageId 1,2,3,4 -> Image B (2,3,4 are childs of page 1) PageId 5, 6 -> Image C ... I tried to ...
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new custom theme - posts displaying on top of one another

live blog I've just implemented a new, custom theme. I've noticed that my posts are now displaying all on top of one another and I can't figure out why. To test my code, I swapped out my custom loop ...
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Get search.php results in header.php?

I want one image in header.php to change for different pages. The function in header.php looks like that: if(is_archive()): //change image to "Archives" endif; if(is_404()): //change image to ...
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Passing parameters to a custom page template using clean urls

I am now passing parameters to a custom template in the following format www.example.com/?pageid=12&rid=24&title=this-is-the-title I have created two tables . So I need to fetch data and ...
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html blog template to wordpress template

i bought a new template from themeforest and it has a blog template named as blog (the main blog template), blog2 (alternative main blog template) and post which shows the inside of a post. i just ...
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Hide page visual editor if template is selected - redux

The answer given to a previous and identical question is unfortunately not working on my WP install. I'm using a version of the function recommended there. function nim_hide_editor() { $post_id ...
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How do I disable the “by author” hyperlink on posts?

I'm trying to disable the "author" hyperlink when making a post, but having no success. How can I do it?
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Overwriting TwentyTwelve template file with child theme template, but lower in the hierarchy

I've (I think) an interesting problem here. What I want to do is create a global archive page, with everything on it. Dates, authors, categories etc all on one page. I have a child theme, with ...
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How to know which page/file WordPress is expecting?

I'd like to know if there's a way to know which page or file (index.php, page.php, category.php) WordPress is expecting when displaying a page. I get a 404 error on a www.myblog.com/page/2, meaning ...
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Is there a list of all possible WordPress URL's?

I'm looking for a way to find out how my WordPress site handles various incoming requests, some of which I have not written templates for. For example, there are a number of archive views (year, ...
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Search results when none found - stay on page they were on

I currently have a sidebar with a search-form at the top. When the user types in a keyword, when submitted the user is took to a page with search results with posts relating to them words in each ...
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why does blog page ignore template [closed]

This is never answered completely anywhere. If there is a dropdown to select what page I want to use for my blog, why would it ignore the template I select? I realize it uses the index. Then why in ...
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Single template will not show sidebar/bottom-nav and footer

Im using the blankslate template theme and have a sidebar which i would like to use throughout the website. On my sidebar on the homepage i have a widget called latest posts with the latest post ...
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Adding short codes from a page's content on header and hiding the same from page's content

I have created a page and added the following shortcode from wp-orbit-slider [orbit-slider category="test"] I want the contents of [orbit-slider category="test"] be displayed on the header ...