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

learn more… | top users | synonyms (1)

4
votes
5answers
1k views

How to show a under construction page for a domain but still be able to work on index.php?

I installed a WordPress for a domain name. When I use this domain name will point to index.php in my template. I want show a under construction page for this domain name, but the other hand I still ...
0
votes
3answers
4k views

bloginfo('template_directory') img src

I am lazy loading some images with URLs which are added via custom fields. The lazy load plugin I'm using requires a place-holder image in the src attribute and the actual image in data-original. ...
1
vote
2answers
229 views

Generate Catalog Of Posts Based On Template

Is there a way to print a hierarchy of posts/pages/custom post types based on page template? EG. I am often asked to review another web site and I'd like a way to 'see' all the pages that are ...
0
votes
2answers
38 views

implement separate templates for 1 post type

I have a custom post type 'courses', with a course description as post_content, and number of attachments I also have a custom post type 'course units', linked to the courses with a custom field '...
3
votes
1answer
5k views

Displaying a WooCommerce product via PHP

Having a hard time composing a searchable query, so I apologize in advance if this has been covered. I know you can add WooCommerce products to a page or post via short code, but I have one section ...
8
votes
2answers
5k views

Pass PHP variable to javascript

Is there any possibility to pass some PHP variables in javascript so I can use them later? Only in single.php. I heard about wp_enqueue_scripts but with that it is neccesary to declare a path to a JS ...
-1
votes
1answer
194 views

How can i hide content if not friend in Buddypress? [closed]

How can I hide some specific contents or div or other stuff depending on being friend or not in buddypress ?? I tried to use the bp_is_user_friends() function but it did not work !
0
votes
2answers
89 views

Remove portion of header code from home page only

I have this code in the template file header.php: <div class="dynamic-header"> <?php if(function_exists('show_media_header')){ show_media_header(); } ?> </div> I want to ...
0
votes
1answer
274 views

PHP code rendered in HTML

I'm trying to find out why any template different than index.php doesn't work. I've created a category-news.php file (also tried with category-4.php and mostly all alternatives), but when opening ...
2
votes
2answers
3k views

stop blog page from using index.php?

I have a static homepage with a custom template I.E hompage.php the blog loop is set to a static page named blogg, it uses the index.php page as a template, there a collection of other pages using the ...
0
votes
1answer
613 views

Load php file with jquery in single.php

I implemented in my worpdress theme ios button switch and when someone click the button the script load a php file with the text: on or off Here is the code: <script type="text/javascript"> ...
0
votes
1answer
65 views

Single Post Template with Dropdown Option?

I'd like users of my theme to be able to select a single post template via a dropdown menu on the post screen. I know of a plugin that achieves this but I would like to be able to achieve the same ...
0
votes
1answer
609 views

Why won't the action hook wp_head accept parameters?

I'm working on a plugin that adds scripting to the head using add_action('wp_head',..); I have to pass a variable to the function to get my desired result. To test this I'm simple "echoing" out ...
2
votes
3answers
4k views

How to edit contents of dynamic_sidebar()?

I know PHP well but I'm new to Wordpress. I got an incomplete Wordpress website. It has a static home page with an Aweber newsletter form. I tried digging into installed theme and in home.php I came ...
0
votes
1answer
21 views

Why is this page using the homepage template and not the one it should?

One of my clients has installed a theme where when a visitor enters their username and email to register as a new user they get shown a link to download a custom report file. This was working fine on ...
0
votes
1answer
155 views

How to use get_template part in the plugin?

I was using the entire template in the plugin, but I would like to use get template part, so that I can reuse the header and footer in the original template. The code is like this: add_filter( '...
0
votes
2answers
86 views

Is it possible to activate page template without manually selecting it in wp-admin?

I'm launching a new WordPress theme and was wondering if it's possible to select and activate that specific page's template in code rather than going into the CMS and manually selecting it from the ...
0
votes
1answer
93 views

Using index.php as page template

When you put a name at the top of your index.php like: <?php /* Template Name: Blog Template */ ?> it will work for front-page and it will also create a new page template. I'm wondering if ...
1
vote
2answers
5k views

How to Increment ID value within ACF Repeater Field Loop

The code below is meant to display an Advanced Custom Fields Repeater field. I need to have unique values for the "for" attribute of the Label tag, and for the ID value of the trailing checkbox input ...
2
votes
1answer
2k views

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 sub-...
0
votes
2answers
878 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
357 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
2k views

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 ...
-6
votes
3answers
517 views

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 ...
0
votes
2answers
119 views

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( '...
0
votes
2answers
538 views

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)?
0
votes
1answer
565 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
96 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
19 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
43 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
133 views

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): http://viralpatel.net/...
0
votes
1answer
344 views

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 ...
2
votes
2answers
4k views

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> ...
0
votes
2answers
122 views

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 :...
0
votes
1answer
4k views

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 ...
0
votes
2answers
110 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
206 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
55 views

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.
5
votes
1answer
150 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
1k views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
177 views

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: ...
0
votes
1answer
508 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
34 views

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. ...
1
vote
0answers
216 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
60 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
123 views

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 ...
1
vote
2answers
245 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
588 views

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. ...
3
votes
2answers
7k views

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 ...
0
votes
2answers
182 views

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) ...