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

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Is there a way to set different post templates for parent posts and child posts in the same post type?

After taking a look through the questions suggested to possibly have my answer, I still can not seem to find something that I references the post-template php files. I have two custom post types that ...
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get_template_part returns NULL

I am making a one page site. I have a custom loop that is hooked to the navigation so that only the posts, pages that are in the navigation will show up in the loop. I have found that using ...
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Retrieve post modified date for specific post by post ID

I am looking to use the 'the_modified_date' function to display the date and time of a specific post has been modified. This information will appear in the header of our website on every single page. ...
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Customizing get_the_excerpt() to specific length and “Read More” output.

I am costuming a template. There is a list grabbing the introduction from the first 1-2 paragraphs (all the articles from a category). If I set the excerpt to 295 words, sometimes the list grabs ...
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Why won't the action hook wp_head won't 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 the ...
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Create template for taxonomy results limited by Custom Post Type

I've got a Custom Post Type with a Custom Taxonomy set up. So how do I create an archive template to display posts from that CPT, limited by taxonomy? Here's the deal: The CPT is called Shows. Each ...
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My homepage's width has reduced and I can´t fix it [closed]

I am creating a site for a friend of mine and I'm having trouble with the width of my homepage. The homepage is set as a full width page but when you view it it only displays about 60% of the span. ...
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How to avoid hardcoded text in a custom page template?

I'm developing a company Website using Wordpress 4. This website needs some special, customized pages - with forms and GET and POST and a lot of stuff, so a lot of PHP code. Now, a CMS' main purpose ...
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create single.php for specific category by category id

I'm trying to create template for specific category with id 1 for example. The template should be applied to all of the pages belongs to this category. So, it should be something like single-1.php. I ...
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Different templates for same content, landing page from different URLs (generic, simple)

I was wondering if anybody has a good idea how to solve this cheap. Assume there are two urls: example.com/portfolio-xyz example.com/portfolios/someidentification ...
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How to generate custom loop indexes

Besides the regular taxonomies, such as category, tag, author, archive, I also have some special indexes to display, such as list of all sticky posts, simple chronological index of all posts, top ...
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How to make my category archive behave like a page

I don't want to use the category page as usual (list of posts). I would like to add more content: text, images, columns. Which is the best solution? Maybe redirect from a category page to a page? ...
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How can I force URL of a custom post type archive to use a page template?

I have the following custom post type: if ( $args->has_archive ) { $archive_slug = $args->has_archive === true ? $args->rewrite['slug'] : $args->has_archive; if ( ...
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I want to rel=nofollow wordpress images

I have a default theme. When i add media to wordpress site. By default it use simple "a href" tag I want to add attribute "rel=nofollow" to it. Can anybody please point me in right direction?.
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Displaying all posts of a category in a page, using a template?

I am writing a plugin which (among others) wants to display posts of a certain category within a page. While I can do that with the various functions there are available (WP_Query etc) to iterate ...
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WP frontend output of custom textarea fields not respecting line breaks. In admin it's OK

WP frontend output of custom textarea fields not respecting line breakes. In admin it's OK. Right now I am using this: <?php $options = get_option('my_custom_plugin_options'); ?> <?php echo ...
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How to get current post id of a custom post type in a loop using template singel-{custom type}.php?

I have a custom post type template where am looping through all post. what i am trying is when i go to my custom post page i want to get the current post id in the loop. So i tried to check if the ...
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Get page id by template

I want to know if it's possible to get the ID of a page with a specific template. Is this possible to get the ID of a page that assigned to "page-special.php"?
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Can I have both front-page.php and index.php?

I've made a custom front-page.php which includes "the loop" and it works great. I would also like to have a separate page which is the regular old posts page you get from index.php. How do I make a ...
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Redirect File Custom Post Pagination Problem

I've created a custom taxonomy type ( gallery-type ) for gallery post type! But, I didn't create for taxonomy-gallery-type.php in my theme folder, but I redirected to another php file from theme ...
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Taxonomy template by post type

I have 2 custom post types that share a taxonomy. The taxonomy template of my taxonomy ( taxonomy-my_tax.php ) will query both custom post types. Is there a way to have a taxonomy template for each ...
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Show page title just from the first child-page in template

how can I do this: Pages: Home - sub-1 -- sub-sub-1 --- sub-sub-sub-1 On home-page should only show the page-title of the first child-page like: sub-1 I found this: <?php $child_pages = ...
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Add Date & Author Meta to Category Archive Page

I want to add author name and date on category pages under Title. Here is the page But i don't how i can edit it ? where i have to go to find category template file. By Googling i found it is ...
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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 ...
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How do i load a different template for different users screen width

How can i load different templates for different screen sizes.Or is there some other method that i load different html for different screen size. Please help!!
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Adding text to the footer of each post based on tags or categories

Several of my posts in the same category have the same footer. I figured it would be much more maintainable if I could move this into a separate location and manage it from a central place. How can ...
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Only One Post of Custom Post Type Appearing on Template Page

I'm not sure if it's a database or template issue, but on this template page only one post of my Custom Post Types are appearing. There should be at least two. The page uses an isotope.js script, but ...
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Is it better practice to create many page templates, or a a few base templates with custom HTML added via TinyMCE?

I have been teetering back and forth on this question for a while and after a recent battle with TinyMCE, I wanted to get some input. If I am creating very different pages with unique javascript ...
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Creating custom page template

So, on my wordpress site I have page called "Books" and sub-pages, each containing info about some book. It looks something like this: Books Harry Potter, J.K.Rowling Some Other Book, Who WroteIt ...
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Templates for Custom Post Types and Custom Taxonomies

I am working on a custom theme for a network of sites that are deployed under a WordPress MultiSite installation. Within these theme I create 4 custom post types that have two taxonomies added to all ...
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When a user registers, create a page from an existing template with their username as the page name

I am wondering if something like this is possible? If so, where would I start! I'm certainly not looking for someone to explain 100% fully and give free code examples etc, only a nudge in the right ...
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Custom taxonomy template not working

I have created a custom post type named property, and a taxonomy named city is attached to this post type. There are several cities (terms) like toronto, taiwan,dhaka. I want to create a template ...
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admin-ajax.php not working after wordpress 4 update

n WordPress 3.9.2 access to admin-ajax was working for non loggedin users. When I upgraded the script stop working. I have the following code in functions.php function theme_name_scripts() { ...
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Get page IDs based on which template they are using?

I have a situation where I need to provide a dropdown of pages in a widget, based on whether they are using a specific template. In other words, for all pages using template 'Foo', get the post ID. ...
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How to control output of custom post type without modifying theme?

I have a custom post type 'properties' that I'd like to control the HTML output for. For simplicity, let's focus on the archive view. As a basic example, here is what a loop looks like in an ...
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How can I make site-wide content editable, for example footer content

I'm new to wordpress, but I have enough developer experience. (the first thing I did was to get a blank template (blankslate) to start building up this wp site). I want to understand what are the ...
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Template_redirect for child custom post types

I currently have a custom post type called 'Services' which has two levels (parent and child). I need to load three different templates within this post type (1 for the parent, and two different ones ...
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How to add posts list to a page template?

I need to create a page which will have static content in the right column and list blog posts in the left column. The static content needs to be editable from Dashboard > Pages > Page. How do I do ...
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Custom taxonomy template for categories

I have just been reading up alot about custom taxonomy template files, I have a category within a custom taxonomy that needs its own template. I understand about the template heirarchy etc.. and seen ...
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Using wordpress templating for html emails

Im working on a plugin that needs to send out an email after a form submission. Im using wp_mail for this, and it works perfectly fine. My problem is that in my code the html is generated by a bunch ...
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Display title list of all post of current post type

I have a custom post type called press. I'm on the template single-press.php What I want to achieve is generate a list of the titles (with it's corresponding link to it) of all press custom post ...
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Avada Theme - Display results from a specific category [closed]

In the Avada Theme there is a page template called 'FAQ page', this 'FAQ Page' can have categories (faq_category_1) and in these categories there can be unlimited questions with answers. This part of ...
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Wordpress not respecting template hierarchy (fetches index.php instead of single.php or page.php)

I've encountered a strange error while developing a custom theme. After finishing editing the template for a custom post type single view, I passed onto working at the template files for pages and I ...
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Send post id through ajax and get the post content back

First of all i want to say that I am a WordPress beginner :). I am trying to get a post content in a modal by using ajax. So i send the id through ajax, but i cannot execute the php code anywhere on ...
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Custom page template not being called

I've been learning Wordpress for the last few days but I'm having an issue with custom post types. I've registered the post type as below: function create_kitchen_type() { $kitchen_args = array( ...
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Where is get_header('shop') file in Woocommerce templates

I need to modify the get_header('shop') file in Woocommerce but don't know where it's located, if someone knows please help me out - thanks!
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Change site template from php

What is the argument to pass to switch theme, when I have the result of wp_get_themes()? $args = array( 'allowed' => true ); $themes = wp_get_themes( ); foreach ($themes as $theme) ...
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Template for specific post of custom post type

I have the CPT "event". I have created single-event.php. I want one particular event to use a different template than single-event. I read elsewhere that this could be done by creating a ...
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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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Custom Post Type with Nested Taxonomy and Template Files

I have a custom Post Type of "Portfolio" with a rewrite slug of portfolio. So the URL on the frontend is: domain.com/portfolio. I have a custom Taxonomy of "Categories" with a rewrite slug of ...