In WordPress, terms are itens set to a taxonomy, i.e. when you create new categories or tags you create new terms.

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How to display term description in empty terms archive?

I list all terms from a taxonomy, even the empty ones, but I found out that at least in 2010/2011 themes I got a 404-like message, the default seems to only display the term description when at least ...
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Creating a function that receives the taxonomy terms that have been changed in a custom post type

Ive been looking into actions and hooks etc... from wordpress, but cant seem to do a very simple thing. I just want to execute a function whenever a post is updated, and within the function I want the ...
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Edit post meta with checkboxes on front end

I'm trying to build an interface so that two custom fields for a custom post type can be edited on the front end with checkboxes. I'd like to display empty checkboxes if neither of those the fields ...
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Custom taxonomy not saving correctly

I'm using a custom post type and a custom taxonomy to display a list of properties and its type in a page. It's working fine but for some reason some of my posts' taxonomies aren't getting saved ...
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How to get terms of not only the current cat but also of all its children

I'm modding a theme to use parent taxonomy terms instead of all taxonomy terms, now I've been able to only display the parents, but now I've run into a count problem. Basicly this is the code that ...
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Limit tag cloud terms by date

I've been looking for a plugin that limits the tags dislayed in the tag cloud by date. Basically, I want all tags from a certain date forward. I've searched current plugins and haven't found anything ...
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Why does WordPress combine a term with the same name in the wp_terms table?

Add a term for a certain taxonomy with the name: Test Add another term for a different taxonomy with the same name: Test In the wp_terms table you find one record for both terms. In the ...
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array_pop() expects array, boolean given for $event_type_term ->slug

I have the following function I wrote … add_filter('post_type_link', 'events_permalink_structure', 10, 4); function events_permalink_structure($post_link, $post, $leavename, $sample) { if ( ...
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Strict tag list - user should choose only existing tags for posts

While selecting tags for the posts the user is able to create new tags on fly. For example we have the tag 'animal' but the user misstpye it as 'aminal' - and Wordpress creates it. In our blog the ...
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List Posts For Terms Of A Custom Taxonomy For Any Post Type

The function is great and i am using this function with these filter to just display selected taxonomy term posts by id, but what result i am getting is like this Child Taxonomy 1 - Child Taxonomy 1 ...
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Exclude posts with taxonomy term from appearing on home page query

I am really confused about this one, I am usually pretty good at working out basic queries but I can't seem to work this one out. Please see below my index.php query. Now it is not your basic query ...
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How can I get category ID by category name?

I have a few categories with the same name [some of them are sub-categories]. And I want to get an array of ID's for certain cattegory name. I tried this: $term = get_term_by('name', $cat_name, '...
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Get second level terms of custom taxonomy

I want to get second level terms of a specific parent (first-level) term in a custom taxonomy. Sounds complicated but would be useful. Term 1 SubTerm-1.1 SubTerm-1.2 SubTerm-1.2.1 Term 2 ...
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Determine if Term has Grandparent/Great-Grandparent

I have a custom taxonomy (hierarchical) for which I'm outputting the results. For example's purpose: --Drinks ----Tequila ------Reposado ------Blanco ----Beer & Wine ------Beer ------Wine -...
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How to Get All Taxonomies AND All Terms For Each Taxonomy With Post Count Zero

Is there an easy way of obtaining every registered taxonomy and for each registered taxonomy, get all the terms for that taxonomy, and for each term, get the post count, without actually fetching all ...
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Removed slug from CPT, now How/where do I hook the filter to the taxonomy term archive pages link?

I added the code below and successfully changed my CPT slug for the taxonomy terms. My blog permalinks are /article/%postname% in case you wonder, and I'd like to keep it that way, so no clashes with ...
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Get main parent categories for a product

Can someone please help me, I'm looking for a way to find the main parent product category of a WooCommerce product? Say, the product is marked under Gadgets, but the main parent of them all is ...
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Altering term_id and name via $wpdb class

$s = $_POST['submitterms']; $querystr = " SELECT $wpdb->terms.* FROM $wpdb->terms WHERE lower($wpdb->terms.name) like '%$s%' "; $...
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Custom Post Type Archive Template

I have similar problem to this one: Custom Post Type Template - Archive I have a WordPress custom post type called coupon. I try to assign the template to it by using archive-coupon.php, but it goes ...
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Multiple category lists on one page

Is it possible to use wp_list_categories( $args ) several times on a page to list different groups of terms from a taxonomy? The following code displays on term#58 together with a child that says "No ...
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How can I query all post with currrent taxonomy term?

I created the taxonomy 'machine types', and added several terms to it, like 'cranes' for example. The url to that term now looks like this: domain.com/machine-types/cranes How can I make this url ...
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What hooks/filters are there to alter selected terms on post save?

Very simple, where would I hook/filter to alter the users selection of terms when they save a post (Update or Add)? I need to hook in all instances; such as when saving a post via AJAX, saving when ...
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term_exists returns NULL

According to the codex ( http://codex.wordpress.org/Function_Reference/term_exists ), term_exists returns some mixed results but not NULL. In my case, I'm getting NULL, what am I doing wrong? In ...
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Passing values by form to create a query

I have this structure: taxonomy - term1 -- child term1 -- child term2 -term2 -- child term1 -- child term2 I have two select boxes. First one shows the parent terms (term1 ...
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Taxonomy slug by term ID

I'm trying to modify wp_nav_menu to display term thumbnails. To get those thumbnails I need term ID and taxonomy slug: $thumbnailimg = get_the_term_thumbnail($term_id, '$taxonomy', 'medium'); I ...
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List Hierarchical Term List with Count with Related Term

What I have are custom posts (of a custom post type, wps_business) that have two taxonomies (wps_location & wps_type), and I would like to list all the terms from type of a specific location. For ...
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Get Categories Where Taxonomy Equals 'n'

I have a custom taxonomy(the taxonomy is types) that is basically a selector that tells WordPress which section of the site to place the new post. So for example I create a new post and select ...
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Trying to display terms from custom taxonomy within function

I have a function that is giving me this error - Catchable fatal error: Object of class stdClass could not be converted to string in.... blah blah Below is some of the code from the function. It is ...
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Displaying terms based on loop posts?

I have a shortcode that shows a loop for a custom post type: while ( $loop->have_posts() ) : $loop->the_post(); // do something endwhile; Some of the posts are in categories ($term->...
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echo term name outside the loop, using term slug

I have a strange question... I have my term as a variable... $mailer = 'may-2012-newsletter'; And I'm trying to echo on my page the Name of my term, using the variable above. But this is not in a ...
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Check if term is in a taxonomy?

Is there a function that does something like: is_in_taxonomy($term, $taxonomy) Where it returns true if $taxonomy has that $term. ???? Thanks!
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How to get the term description in a taxonomy term archive query?

I'm creating a template for a custom taxonomy for my theme. At the beginning of the page, before the loop that lists all the posts associated to a term of that taxonomy, I want to output the ...
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A mandatory agreement form to access another page?

I want to set up a page with a form the visitor needs to fill out and accept terms before going on to another page. Is there a plugin to do this? If no plug in, is there another way? Any help would ...
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Query posts using custom taxonomy and selected terms

I'm not able to use array for the terms in the following query, only a single term: $args=array( 'facts' => 'information', //taxonomy:facts and term:information 'post_type' => 'book'...
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Avoid WP_Query's duplicate posts with taxonomies

Given a blog featuring several categories (such as "Sport", "Nature", etc), I've then proceded to create a custom taxonomy, which allows me to show articles in certain areas of my blog with terms such ...
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Query posts from a child taxonomy term id

this is my structure.... State1 CT1-1 - Car_Model Post-CT1-1 (the posts of child) - Car_Model Post-CT1-2 CT2-1 - Car_Model Post-CT2-2 CT3-1 - Car_Model Post-CT3-1 State2 CT1-2 ...
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How to write sql query to get the posts from a custom taxonomy term name

I hope someone will help me............. I have a Post Type ----> Dealers Taxonomy ----> State how to write a sql query in this format $catinfo1 = $wpdb->get_results("select t.*,(select ...
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How can I get WP to build a feed based on multiple taxonomy terms

Currently, the best way to get a feed generated for a single taxonomy term is by letting wordpress generate the content automatically: example.com/wordpress/feed?tax_slug=term_slug However, is ...
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If on term-page -> get the current term?

I'm trying to write a kind of "breadcrumb" function in my "functions.php" I'd like to query if I'm on a term-page and if so I want to print the current term I'm in. By "term-page" I mean the ...
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Get object terms with no children?

Others have asked how to only get parent terms, but I need to get the deepest term for the post of a specific taxonomy. Is there a way I can only get terms where the number of children = 0?
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Set attachment tags from attachment's custom field data

I currently have a custom field added to my attachment's form called artist_credit using the hook attachment_fields_to_edit. When a person enters a name into the artist credit field, I want it to (if ...
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get_term_children doesn't return an array of children terms

I am trying to get the term children and then check if they exist to display them. But I get no IDs in return of get_term_children command. This is the code: $children = get_term_children($term->...
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wp_get_object_terms() to get a list of all the terms attached to all the posts in the current query

How can I use wp_get_object_terms() to get a list of all the terms attached to all posts in the current query? For example, for the current query I want to get an array of the terms from the "Alfa" ...
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Count posts for each taxonomy term for each month

Cannot figured it out... I need to count how many posts there are for each taxonomy term form each month.
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What is the difference between terms and tags?

I am working on a problem to get the most recently used tags within the last 30 days. My current thought process is not working, so I am trying to come up with an alternative method. I came across ...
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deleting terms programmatically

I already checked out this page; http://codex.wordpress.org/Function_Reference/wp_delete_term It does not say what happens to the posts that may have been associated with this action. Hence my ...
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Unable to display the post titles in a drop down

I have post type Dealers and a taxonomy Manufacturer i have a list of manufacturers and relevant posts. Im trying to display the list of manufacturers in a drop down, when a manufacturer is selected ...
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How do I print a term list but alter the link text?

I have a long list of taxonomy terms that all look like City-ST-Zip, ie: Phoenix-AZ-85043 or San-Diego-CA-92037 How do I print the list of terms so that the link URL remains intact but the link text ...
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Missing term_id and term_taxonomy_id when adding a term using wp_insert_term() function

Check the line; list($term_id,$taxonomy_id) = $result in the code snippet below. ( towards the bottom ). Why am I missing the term_id & the $taxonomy_id when I echo their values? Aren't ...
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Are Categories, Tags and Custom Taxonomies any different in regards to SEO?

Simple question, really. I know pretty much nothing about SEO, and i'm trying to define a good structure for this clients online magazine. I already know i'll be using a few custom taxonomies along ...