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

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Display the post on page scroll and auto update URL

I have to create a page template on which I can show all the posts by category when scrolling down the page; here is an example. My theme index page code is: do_action( 'st_theme_init' ); get_header(...
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How to decouple custom post types components from template?

I am in my early stage on learning wp development and tried something "simple". To manage some custom entities in my back-end and try to display them in front-end. So what i did was: Created custom ...
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Displaying a list of Contacts

I would like to list contacts, and I'm unsure how I should do this. Which method should I use "Theme Customization API " or "custom post type"? My contact page would look like this: <h1>Title ...
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!= and !== both not always working? [closed]

In multiple wp templates i use !== in a IF statement, but i found that this code is not working in 1 template. I changed it to != and now it works. My question is are both the same if statements and ...
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Locating the template behind a WordPress Page

Is there a way to tell from a WordPress page what template the page was built from. In my case, there's a page at mysite.com/checkout and I happen to know that the template used to build this page ...
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Hide a specific post from a page template

I am trying to hide a specific post from a page template? Does anyone have experience with this, would prefer to not have to use a plugin. Was thinking of using wp_post ID but am unsure of how to go ...
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Author predefined templates

Is there some way in WordPress to "templatize" the page published by each author on the website? For instance, I would want each post to have a video compulsorily, and will be incorporating a YouTube ...
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Define PHP variable from a seperate API if statement

I am trying to put together a function that will echo certain text based on a range of numbers. One of number(s) I am trying to compare against is echoed in my template as such -- <?php if ( ...
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Editing the tag pages and using templates

Pretty simple question, but probably with a complex answer. I was wondering if there is a possiblity to customize a certain tag's page. I have a website where we I post music, and I tag the artists ...
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Use touch_time() on front-end form via plugin

I'm working on a plug-in that let people create posts from front-end form. I want to add date&time fields in the form using touch_time() but don't know how to use it on front-end. I have <div ...
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Hide Front-End Admin Bar Including 32 px Spacing

I have a custom template and I inserted the following snippet to get rid of the admin bar for the page: function hide_admin_bar(){ return false; } add_filter( 'show_admin_bar', 'hide_admin_bar' ); ...
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Add pagination to a template loaded by query variable

I have set a query_var,called men, which loads a custom template displaying men's clothes. The rewrite rule is as follows: add_rewrite_rule('collection/men/?$','index.php?post_type=collection&men=...
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Home Layout Odd Number Grid and Even Number Grid

Does anyone know how to create or a template or theme of what is right or it could create a Home layout like this? (only using 1 theme) Layout with images of an odd number (1,3,5), Layout with images ...
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Create custom page templates with plugins?

Is it possible to make custom page templates available from a plugin?
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WordPress Template Hierarchy

Hi I have question about file names. If I have custom post type, and for template I can create for example single-portfolio.php and get content of portfolio posts into this file, but i need to get ...
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Dynamically Insert Image Into Stylesheet

Let's say I have a banner image I want to act as a background cover. Users manually upload their image with the Media library, which then associates that image with the post (image is handled using ...
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Access methods in plugin template

I'm new to PHP and trying to learn my way through Wordpress. Within my theme's functions.php file, I wanted to access a method available inside bbPress's plugin template.php file. I'm getting "...
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Apply template to custom post type

Today I got a client that wanted custom template for each page and section within. I proposed Laravel custom sh3t, but he wanted WordPress, as it seems more easy to main( not from my experience ). .. ...
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Looking for WordPress System Diagrams

I am looking for WordPress chart/diagram system design. I found only the template hierarchy diagram, but it's only part of the system. source: http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/3/3d/...
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How do I get the meta section in top rated posts of thumbs rating plugin

Hi. I am trying to make page templates using the thumbs rating plugin. and trying to display top rated posts. All was going well, until I got stuck in the meta section. The function I am having a ...
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Change submenu markup

I've seen people recommending to edit the wordpress default Walker to change the menu markup and create your own. The problem with this is that I would like to change the markup of the submenu and ...
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Why isn't my custom post type using the corresponding custom post template?

I've created a custom post type, 'film' am having trouble getting posts of this type to use the custom post template I've created in my theme directory. I created the 'film' post type in functions....
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How to use wp_list_categories with plugin category?

Attempting to use: <?php wp_list_categories( $args ); ?> And this works fine to display a list of the default Wordpress category group used for posts(?) but I'm looking to pull a category ...
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Categories overview that links to page displaying posts

I am trying to achieve the following A page that displays a series of categories with a title, description and an image When a category is clicked, all posts that belongs to that category gets shown....
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how to make a home page for wordpress custom theme

How does we create a custom home page for word press theme like used in themes for theme forest market. Because mostly the home page is used for recent posts to be shown, but I am having no idea how ...
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Override Wordpress Timber Template locations for Woocommerce

I need to overwrite the page template locations for Woocommerce using timber Wordpress. To change the location for the twig files was no problem. All page Templates are stored in the theme root ...
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wp_enqueue_scripts - force .js file to be last included file after plugin js files

I need to include a custom jquery script and need this to run after everything else. I have included it using the following code in the functions.php file: function add_custom_scripts() { ...
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How to change standart wp li element for wp_nav_menu

How can i change Li element of wp_nav_menu with Walker i found some code, but don't udnerstand it yet, where can i input my own li with class here is code class Description_Walker extends ...
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Templates for hierarchical custom post type

I'm a bit confused with templates for custom post types defined as hierarchical. I've got a CPT set to hierarchical, not strictly in order to have a nested hierarchy, but so that they can be ordered ...
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How to create a template to show child terms of a MAIN taxonomy

I've registered a custom post type called video, like so: add_action( 'init', 'create_post_type' ); function create_post_type() { // Videos Post-Type $labels = array( 'name' ...
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wp_enqueue_style and different styles for blog template

I have a front-page.php to create the index page template and a page-blog.php to create the blog template. My styles are added using wp_enqueue_style in my functions.php, but I'd like to use different ...
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Use custom taxonomy to filter posts dynamically in widget

I am making a travel agency website for a client. I am making a widget that will show related packages (a custom post type) for whichever location page they're on. My results show that the widget ...
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wordpress use single ajax in place of multiple ajax requests in a smarter way

In wordpress I have database tables like this product name id product_name 1 A 2 B 3 C 4 D product_buying_price id product_name product_buying_price 1 A ...
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How to change the default registration email ? (plugin and/or non-plugin)

After a new user registration, WP sends out an email with the login / password, and a link to the login page. Is there a way to change this defaut email template? I'd also like to change the subject ...
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Language part of website under construction .htaccess

I use in functions.php this code to make the English part of the website invisible for non-administrators (under construction) : add_filter( 'template_include', 'gdw_uc_template' ); function ...
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Why does my short code get executed before other content?

I have the following text in a page. As you can see my shortcode is right at the bottom but somehow when the code runs, the out put of my shortcode is inserted at the top of the page instead of ...
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Notification errors in template

I need to show some error messages in my template profile.php. In functions.php I have: if ( ! empty( $_POST ) && ! empty( $_POST['action'] ) && $_POST['action'] == "profile" &...
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Pagination shows Same posts

I made a custom template and I want to show all posts from certain category in this template excluding some ,I am getting as per desired but pagination shows same posts whether I am on 1st page or ...
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Which template file to edit to edit homepage in Mystile [closed]

The homepage I'm using is not a static page, and I'm currently trying to add a content slider to it using master slider. I'm not too sure which file the homepage takes on as it's template, so I'm not ...
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Calling an image within the theme folder from inside a post/page?

I am building a website for a client of mine who would like the ability to make minor layout changes themselves. Because of this I am coding some of the layout directly into pages using the text ...
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us states dropdown function and echo in theme template files

This may seem like a stupid question but for whatever reason I cant find an answer that works for me.. -- I am trying to create a simple html drop down function in functions.php so I can then echo it ...
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Unable to render custom field after attempt to generate a list of recent post in page template

When I try to render a list of recent post type either by using WP functions or WP query, I'm not able to render the custom fields that I have to render bit after. The content of box with class feat-...
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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 ...
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Creating a template using a specific slug name, for a page with a parent page

I have always preffered to create layout templates for specific pages by creating a filename the same as the slug. So for example: Page Title: Contact Us Page Slug: contact-us Filename of template ...
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custom template only for content

I've been trying to get into wordpress plugin development but I still haven't figured out how to customize just one part of the template, I've seen the single-{post-type}.php method, but this changes ...
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Wordpress using custom template for sub-sub-category and posts within

I have created a big common category "Catalog" ($category->cat_ID = 2). It contains a few sub-categories like "Series1", "Series2" and so on. Every sub-category contains a few sub-sub-categories ...
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What's the difference between home.php and index.php?

If I create a home.php file, it seems that WP will use that instead of index.php, so index.php is never used? What are the differences between these two template files (located in the theme folder)? ...
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WordPress as Backend, Laravel Front End: How to connect Routes?

I am going design a site and I though about using wordpress for it as the clients want to be able to edit the content and they are not very up to date with the latest technologies, so I though that as ...
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link to non-category page routed to category template

Working on a theme I was surprised when a link to an about page (about is not a category) is routed to the category template. Why is this so? The template file for the about page is default. Then I ...
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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> ...