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

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Only display custom fields that are associated with template

I am in a predicament where I have entirely too many custom fields displaying in my admin. Ideally I would like to filter through all custom fields created for my site and only display the ones ...
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Querying multiple taxonomies in URL leads to wrong taxonomy archive

My problem is very basic but so far I have not managed to solve it so I'll just post it here and hope one of you has got an idea. Basically, I have two custom taxonomies "autor" (writer) and ...
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Passing query variables to a custom page template

On my website I have a custom post type called 'theme'. I wanted the homepage to display an archive of themes. For this the only approach that I could think of was to create a page template with a ...
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Is it possible to override the result of get_template_part()?

I'm working on a child theme, I strongly prefer not to override the main template files in order to maintain simplicity of the child theme as well as minimize the amount of code and maintenance over ...
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How do I update WooCommerce template files in my theme? [closed]

WordPress beginner here - my site seems to have some outdated template files which I think are the cause of some functionality issues the site is experiencing. Particularly, there are bundled ...
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Display subcategories selectbox on each category page

I want to display a select box to switch to SUBCATEGORIES of the current CATEGORY when i'm on a category page. I've the following category structure Category 1 Subcategory 1 Subcategory 2 ...
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Tell WP to use a specific template file in posts

I've searched everywhere and tried a couple plugins with no success. I'm using WP 3.9.1. I have to create different ways to show my posts. If they are "standard" they use the single-post.php. That's ...
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Create separate template for shared custom taxonomy with shared terms

I have created custom taxonomy called "product_category", it has been shared with post type "books" and "movies" . So I need to create a different template for both post types. Both the templates' ...
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Theme settings Page: Settings Api vs Update_Options

I’m a new WordPress developer trying to start a carrier selling Premium Themes. In the last week, I’ve been confronted to many difficulties trying to understand how to create a theme options page. At ...
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How to fix missing information in a wordpress feed?

I am a new wordpress developer maintaining an existing site. The site has a custom template. If I go to mysite/mytemplate/feed I get a feed of that template -- except that one of the fields is empty. ...
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more tag in the $post->content when get_pages were used

I used get_pages() to get the content of the child pages of a page. Although the excerpt can also be an answer but is there any other way to display the contents of the page before the more tag when I ...
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Multiple pages to show posts

I don't have any code or pages to show yet so I'll just have to describe my question. I have group of posts, no categories or taxnomoy yet. On my home page I have a 'View all posts' link that is ...
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How can I see what template parts are being called for rendering the viewable page?

I have a theme where the developer used get_tempalate_part() a lot, and these parts are scattered across theme subdirectories as well as in directories in a plugin that was created to assist with the ...
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Custom SINGLE page with custom metaboxes and custom template

I run in this situation where I must create complex contacts page with custom template, custom meta boxes. I know how to make custom post type, add meta boxes and display all information in custom ...
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How to finish this loop?

I had already asked a question of how to get only get the child pages of a parent page that belonged to a certain taxonomy. A very helpful user gave me the answer to this, however, I was not provided ...
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Include Wordpress Page in TWIG Template File

A programmer recently converted my Wordpress site to the TWIG engine and I am having a great deal of difficulty trying to include the contents of a page in the template. Below is my TWIG file for a ...
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Is there an action hook that fires just before a template is loaded?

I'm looking for an action hook that occurs just before a template is parsed but AFTER the query has run and the variables are present. So if it's going to run index.php, just before it starts reading ...
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Get markup for post without loading into the template

I am writing a shortcode plugin that displays posts according to some parameters passed into the shortcode. I have the wp_query to get the posts and now I am trying to get the markup for the posts ...
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How to stop wordpress to make the default query?

My goal is a redirect to a custom template based on some new rewrite rule, but without having wordpress to make unusefull queries. my code: function add_rewrite_rules() { add_rewrite_rule( ...
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Setting a homepage - doesn't seem to work

have a page (home) that runs a template page-home.php that I can access at mydomin.com/home. I am wanting to have this as my static homepage page, so accessible at mydomain.com/ however I cannot seem ...
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Tag page that displays specific posts

How would I go about coding a generic tag.php page that displays all the posts with a specific tag? For example, if I navigate to example.com/tag/your-tag, it should display all posts with the tag ...
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How WordPress is able to change locale without using setlocale

In my plugin I print out the current locales via $originalLocales = explode(";", setlocale(LC_ALL, 0)); var_export($originalLocales);die; Obviously the result is same as the WPLANGdefined. ...
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Display posts of child category in template

I have a custom post type called freebies. I want to use the archive-freebies.php for the child categories also. I have added in my functions.php the following: function inherit_template() { if ...
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How to include and handle more or less static text blocks/columns in a template

I have a front-page.php template, which contains dynamic content pulled from custom post types (like dates and quotes) but also more or less static text blocks in several sections alongside. The text ...
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How to set global variables in template page?

I know this works. In functions.php do: $variable = "value"; and in header.php use: global $variable; echo $variable; Is it possible to set a global variable in template page or include php ...
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How do I display two separate taxonomy archives for two post types that share a single taxonomy?

I have a custom content type, "products", which shares the category taxonomy with posts. We're using posts to discuss and review products. The idea is to have two separate URLs: ...
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Plural/singular URL schema challenge for section Page template combined with single Custom Post Type template

I'm coming back to WordPress after quite a hiatus (and it's not my normal CMS framework), and I'm working with custom post types for the first time. I'd like to have 2 page templates that support ...
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Get template part vs locate template function

I'm in single.php where I'm trying to get related-posts.php template. The problem is that when using get template part the related-posts.php isn't getting custom taxonomy name from single.php in ...
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Developer plugin to echo template names/filepaths [closed]

I am looking for a Wordpress plugin that prints file template names, maybe with a designating border. Magento has "template hints", as you can see in this screenshot: If there is not such a plugin ...
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Making plugin output customizable

I am writing a plugin that will display a timeline of historic events, and I am looking for ways to make the output customizable. I was considering including a template/example within the plugin ...
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A page created with url of blog redirects to the posts page, how do I stop this?

I have a simple site where I want to handle blog posts with a custom page template. So I've created a new page called blog with a document url value of "blog". My custom php template page was ...
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Cookie free site

I have followed directions to make my wordpress cookie free. I've made my subdomain, pointed to my php folder and now I'm stuck. What am I suppose to do with this: bloginfo ('template _directory') ...
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Load different template for CPT (in loop) in my plugin?

I'm writing a plugin that register a new CPT named "sec-feature". In the following loop in my index.php, I want to load a feature-template.php for this CPT posts. But get_template_part just locate for ...
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Wordpress 3.9 not using custom template

I upgraded my Wordpress from 3.8.1 to 3.9.1. I am using the magic-fields-2 plugin for custom data, I have created a custom post type and a custom template for displaying single posts of that type. ...
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How to publish a Page and Posts using single template

Does anyone know how to structure a WP template in the loop by: Publishing the page content on top, immediate followed by certain category posts underneath the page content? Seems like it should be ...
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Adding The Post Template Dropdown to WP-Admin

I'm developing a WP theme from the ground up for the first time. Having build WP sites before, I know there to be an option in Posts that will allow for the selection of a specific template. I have ...
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Use meta boxes inside an archive page template for Woocommerce

I'm creating my own Wordpress theme, and I'm trying to make it compatible with Woocommerce. I understand pretty much everything about theming woocommerce, including copying the template files and ...
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Best way to create a page outside of the pages list

Currently, to add a single page that should not be part of the CMS, I add a new Page entry in the WP admin panel and then markup the page in page-{page-slug}.php. This however causes the Pages list to ...
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What is the most efficient way to create multiple versions of the same template?

I am currently building a WordPress theme that will give users the option to select different layouts for the same template. This will mainly pertain to the home and blog page. I'm thinking like one ...
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Posts page template: How can I edit the markup for this?

I have in settings->reading changed the front page to display a static page. One for home, one for news with a custom template for each. Home works fine, however News will not change no matter what I ...
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the_content of template page

When I use the_content in the page-template doesn't show anything. Loop to call the page-template in the index: index.php <?php /** * Main template file * * This is the most generic template ...
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Get URL of current post but not the page number

Instead of using a plugin, I am manually adding buttons into my template file, like so: <div class="fb-like" data-href="<?php get_permalink() ?>" data-width="100" data-layout="button_count" ...
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Category Templates for Post Types not Working

I came up with this in the codex in order to set my template for a specific category post. I have a category name called "Work". The slug for this category is "work". I created a "category-work.php" ...
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How to show blog post details on a different page?

I have currently made a template to list my blog posts <?php /*template name: Figures */ get_header(); ?> <?php nectar_page_header($post->ID); ?> <div class="container-wrap"> ...
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Auto-Create Pages from Template Directory

Is there a way to have WordPress automatically create static pages from all of the template files in a given directory? So rather than manually creating custom page templates in the WP dashboard, I'd ...
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Use custom posttype archive template for its related taxonomy term page?

I have a custom posttype "Mypost" which has taxonomies tax1, tax2. I want to use the "Mypost" archive template for the tax1 and tax2's term page. How can I do this?
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Apply nextgen-gallery lightbox effect [closed]

I wrote a Template which uses custom-fields via WP-MoreFields plugin. And there I add an image. In my template I display that Image like this: <? echo wp_get_attachment_image( get_post_meta( ...
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Looping through a custom query makes WordPress assume another template [duplicate]

I am calling this code from my custom sidebar, in order to get related postings from the same category: query_posts(array( 'cat' => get_category_id(), 'showposts' => 5, 'post__not_in' ...
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Change wp-signup.php Page Template

I am using anti-splog on a multisite network with the randomly changing signup URL feature. Under the hood, it is pointing to wp-signup.php file. I created an override file the plugin looks for by ...
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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) ...