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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Getting Term ID from Term Name for WordPress Query

I am trying to get term ids from term name and cannot figure out why this code is not working. $excludes = ''; if($filtering_excludes) { $exclude_terms = explode(", ", $filtering_excludes); ...
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Echo custom taxonomy term name

I would like to echo out the term name from a custom taxonomy 'recipes' but all I get is the word "recipe" when it should say eg "pizza recipe". Is name the right argument here or I am mistaking it ...
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How to determine the depth of a term in a custom taxonomy?

I'm building a <select> dropdown to display a list of terms for a custom hierarchical taxonomy. How do I know the depth of each term? I'd like to add some indentation for child-terms (the more ...
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Filter taxonomy terms using multiple id in the edit-tags.php

I want to use the edit-tags.php search function with multiple term id's. For example, if i type into the searchbox something like this: #1245&6832, it should display these two terms in the results ...
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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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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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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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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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one term two taxonomy's?

Anybody got any solutions for this... I'm building an app where I have two heirchical custom taxnomies acting as custom categories. So i've got cat1 and cat2 taxonomy. What I want to do is copy a ...
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List taxonomy terms for post as checkboxes

I'm modifying the plugin Wordpress Frontend User for my custom post type(s). What I need to edit is the custom taxonomy terms. In order to do this, I need to list my terms as labels and have ...
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wp-menu 'automatically add custom taxonomy terms' like it does for pages? [closed]

I've added a new wp_menu to my sidebar on a custom post-type page. The wp_menu displays a list of a custom taxonomies terms. I see that wp_menu has the checkbox to automatically add new top level ...
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How to show only terms by id or slug on edit-tags.php (custom taxonomy manage page) for a custom taxonomy

How can I show only terms by id or slug on edit-tags.php (custom taxonomy manage page) for a custom taxonomy. I am saving term_owner metadata to a table for each term and getting all terms' ids for a ...
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terms_description and admin problem

Hey hi, I am using a piece of code, where with help of it I can display the description of the term to my archives page. My idea of doing this is simple, I have MBA website and I have 3 ...
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Custom Taxonomy Term Caching?

I have two Custom Post Types, "event", and "opportunity". They share a custom hierarchal taxonomy, "location". My client had added a handful of terms (United States (parent), then a few States ...
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Lists custom taxonomy terms that has specific custom field value assigned to the term (not post)

As title reads, I am trying to list specific custom tax's terms in a custom post type archive's page. My setup: Custom post type: 'podcast' Custom Taxonomy: 'showname' -> Custom Field for above ...
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wp_insert_term in a multisite installation

i am creating a theme that creates pages and sets some meta values and ext on theme activation. Everything works great but... I need to insert some terms to misc cpt's in a multisite installation. ...
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Should I be using custom post types for this or terms and taxonomies?

So for the past week or so, I've been developing a plugin that lets users manage a restaurant menu. I've learned a lot about the process of making plugins as far as adding custom post types, creating ...
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Display Posts Loop for each parent and for each Child

i have a custom query to display relation with posts (post 2 post plugin) my existing code display : foreach terms as terms i need to display for each Parents Display Child then Posts Titles ...
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Faceted search with WP-API data

I have this site - where I have a post type called listings with a number of custom taxonomies and terms. - http://scd.blaze.wpengine.com/ If you choose a region it then shows you listings that are ...
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Insert term and child term from frontend

I have this taxonomy: "free", and I want to insert new term (ex: Season) and then insert a child to this term (ex: episode) in the same form. Taxonomy "free" Add new term: ex: Season, and then add ex: ...
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has_term not working

I've been scratching my head all day with this one. I'm trying to use has_term but it just won't work. I do get this notice but I'm not 100% sure it's related. I've also tried is_object_in_term() but ...
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Getting WooCommerce product related child categories

I am completely stuck on what seems to be an easy thing. I hope you can help me with it. Each WooCommerce product will be added to one "car brand" child and one "car model" sub-child category of main ...
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Show child terms of current term of the taxonomy

I have some taxonomies (such as product, articles &...) and any taxonomy has some terms (Eg for product: mobile, book & ...), and any terms has some child terms (Eg for mobile: iPhone, ...
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Updating / Saving items generated by wp_terms_checklist on frontend

I'm displaying a list of custom taxonomies from a custom post type on a frontend page which shows any items that the user has previously selected as checked. I have got it displaying correctly, but I ...
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Convert non-hierarchical taxonomy to hierarchical after registration

I have a custom taxonomy that was created by WooCommerce (product_tag). I'd like the taxonomy to be hierarchical so it behaves like categories instead of tags. I need to do it after the taxonomy ...
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Display taxonomy terms, child terms and posts in a template

In a site that I am building I am trying to create a template which will display all my "product" custom post types along with their parent and child taxonomies in some hierarchical structure which is ...
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conditional statement based on terms

I was wondering if someone could help me out. I have created a custom query to retrieve in a custom single.php to retrieve posts which have the same custom taxonomy term and display them. here is the ...
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Show List of Terms (not posts) that have been Recently Updated?

Is it possible to prepare a list of terms that have been recently updated? For example: I have custom fields attached to my terms and I would like to show a list of terms that have been updated say ...
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Create Search Form to Filter Through Terms

I have pages that displays a list / grid view of all my taxonomy terms. Over 200 terms. The page is paginated since there are so many terms, however, I would also like to include a "search" box at the ...
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Use custom walker to add taxonomy terms to main nav menu

I created a Custom Post Type: Product and a Taxonomy assigned to it: Products So under that Taxonomy I can add different types of products (terms if i'm not mistaken). When adding new products I get ...
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Multi Taxonomies same terms

Is it possible to have multi taxonomies that shares the same terms ? What I would like to achieve : I have a taxonomy which contains all the languages as terms. Then I have second taxonomy called ...
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Admin ajax add tag callback

Is it possible to add an additional callback to admin ajax? Basically, I'm trying to increment the value in an input field of the add form for a custom term after the form is submitted. After the form ...
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Conditional statement for if archive page has posts which contain certain taxonomies/categories/tags, show those terms

I am using Isotope to filter posts on the fly from my archive pages. I have a Custom Post Type called "art". On the sidebar, I've created links to yearly archives on my sidebar, i.e. 2014, 2013, ...
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Make taxonomy terms appear in the order they were made

IS it possible to make taxonomy terms appear in the order they were made, in the backend? They keep appearing in alphabetical order. I tried using sort but it doesn't seem to be working. This is my ...
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Add term to custom post type on draft

I'm trying to automatically add a custom taxonomy term to custom post type when the custom post type of property is created. The action is firing but it is not adding the term. I know it is firing ...
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PHP Code to Display Term URL & Name of a Post Under a Custom Post Type

I am featuring a post in my footer(outside the loop) from a custom post type and am using Advanced Custom Fields plugin to do so. This is the code I am using: <h5>Featured Movie</h5> ...
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Same term from custom taxonomy in two different custom post types?

I use a front end form to insert custom post types, an input is used for inserting terms (keywords) to a custom taxonomy for this custom post type. I just noticed in the back-end when I view the ...
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Displaying custom-taxonomy-terms sorted by parent/child-hierarchy?

I have a custom post type with a custom taxonomy (to show some "best practice" examples on my website). On the single-post-page (single-bestpractice.php) I wanted to show all the terms (categories) ...
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How to order get_term_children output by alphabetic order

The following creates drop-down lists of my custom taxonomy children, but the order of the output seems to by creation date, not by alphabetical name. I tried adding orderby to the array with no ...
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Can't set custom taxonomy terms via custom form

Question I am creating my first plugin and in it users will be able (among other things) to create new post via custom form from wordpress backend. This post uses custom post type and custom ...
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Get posts under a category with SQL

How can I retrieve posts under a category with plain SQL with out using WordPress native api's like get_pages? My Wordpress table wp_terms contains a term named Restaurants. I want to list the post ...
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How to display posts via custom taxonomy terms using checkboxes?

I would like to have a form with checkboxes. Each checkbox would be a term of my taxonomy "cities". The idea is that if a user select any of the checkboxes, it should show all posts that are NOT in ...
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Non-hierarchical custom taxonomy using checkboxes on edit-screen -> saving issue

I registered a non-hierarchical custom taxonomy ('property_features'). There is a checkbox for every terms of this tax in a custom meta box on the edit-screen. All terms are displayed and all terms ...
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How to List Parent Term Links for Custom Taxonomy With & Without Children?

I have a Custom Post Type of "projects", that is categorized by a Custom Taxonomy of "industry", which is heirarchical. Projects & sub-projects are assigned to the industries. For Example, the ...
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Ordering taxonomies by rank

I'm using a function (copied and modified a bit from this question ) which displays taxonomies in order by rank with » between parent and child and | between terms, but I get a mistake in the html ...
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get_terms not returning any custom taxonomies

I have a custom post type called project with custom taxonomy called tagportfolio I use this code to generate both: add_action('init', 'project_custom_init'); /*-- Custom Post Init Begin --*/ ...
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Display posts from an author using search parameters (not author template/query_posts)

Is there a way to retrieve a list of all the posts by an author using search (example: ?s&author=xxx)? I can't use query_posts or author template (don't ask why, take it as a condition). And it ...
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sql select for post_title and a term name

I'm having trouble trying to think out this SQL select I need to write; here's the gist: I'm programmatically creating posts by importing an excel file, so I'm in 100% sure of post titles, etc, since ...
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Some custom taxonomy child terms not showing in admin. Caching problem?

I have a problem with some custom taxonomy terms. I am using "Types" plugin for creating custom post types and custom taxonomies. I successfully created my postype and hierarchical taxonomy and ...
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Listing all term items alphabetically / sorting loop

I have my own custom post type and it has its own taxonomy and terms. Whenever user visits http://example.com/mytaxonomy/myterm I want the page to display all items within this term alphabetically. ...