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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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 ...
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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' => ...
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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 = ...
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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 ...
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Importing data from spreadsheet into wordpress DB, along with custom taxonomies and their terms

I am importing a large DB from an Excel spreadsheet into a wordpress DB. I was going to do it manually by creating a new table but decided to import it into the existing wordpress framework as it will ...
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Get Posts by Custom Post Type ,Taxonomy, and Term

Ok, so i have a Custom Post Type called "Services". This custom post type has a taxonomy called "Areas" and there's 5 terms in that taxonomy. Let's say I have 10 posts on "Services" and there's 5 ...
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How do I determine if a certain term is in an array?

I am currently running the below wordpress php and it is creating a list for me. $term = get_term_by( 'id', $ptc, $taxonomy ); echo '<li><a href="'. home_url() .'/taxon/'. $pt->slug .'/' ...
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How to get WordPress term attached to the Post?

How to retrieve all WordPress terms attached to the Post and Other Post type? Assumed I don't know/don't care about the taxonomy, term name/term id etc, the only thing I know is post_id. Thank you.
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Retrieve all term IDs of post

I have an array of term IDs that I'd like to filter my query with, but most wordpress functions seem to need the 'taxonomy' field entered too. Is there a reason for this? Passing the taxonomy ID ...
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Which post does a taxonomy term belongs to?

I’m having a page which displays all custom taxonomy terms for a particular type which I get from the URL. I use this code to retrieve all the terms: $args = array( 'post_type' => ...
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How to find taxonomy parent id from child taxonomy page?

This site is in beta at: beta2.dixiestarkhome.com , the page for context is: http://beta2.dixiestarkhome.com/taxon/upholstery/sofas-settees/ my custom taxonomy is "taxon", sofas is a child of ...
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Custom taxonomy term as class?

I'm trying to add a class to a container within a query, ideally I'd like to use the terms from a custom taxonomy I have setup (guide-categories). As an example: <div class="myclass *taxonomy ...
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Control term order on a per-post basis

I have a taxonomy in which term order matters, but varies from post to post. So I want to be able to set the order that terms are displayed in on a per-post basis: My first post | Tagged: Apples, ...
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Most allowed Taxonomies in Appearance->Menus

I am managing a large list(300) of "places" taxonomies, and I need to create a menu with those places. the WordPress menu system seems like the way to go but when I save the menu I am getting a PHP ...
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Related terms - Terms that feature in post of current term

Not sure how hard this is but i'll try and explain it as simply as possible. I have a custom post type called: "Movies" with an taxonomy term called "Actor" For example purposes suppose were on the ...
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Displaying terms by first letter

I run a book review blog and I have multiple pages that lists the reviews by different things (rating, book title, and author) I have custom taxonomy for authors and I basically have my code list all ...