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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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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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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Querying posts by latitude and longitude to build a Google Maps with several markers

I have 4 different post types and 4 differey taxonomies Each term for each taxonomy stores a marker (url to a png icon). Each post has coordinates attached with Advanced Custom Fields and I'll ...
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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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Get post terms with hierarchical relationships

I'm having a hard time getting a set of selected terms in a custom taxonomy presented in a specific way. I have a hierarchical taxonomy 'places' and a post with the tagged terms: England (x) - ...
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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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Excluding posts from a category but only if they're not in multiple categories

I am looking to exclude a category in Wordpress. I am referring to the Wordpress Codex page on wp_query but I am having the following problem: I want to exclude posts from category 1, but if a post ...
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Get terms in hierarchical taxonomy

I have a hierarchical custom taxonomy ("photos"), with 3 parent terms color location year Each parent term has several children terms. I have associated the "photos" taxonomy with pages and have ...
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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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Function to delete a term when a custom post with the same slug is trashed

I have a function that whenever i add a new post in the custom post type "artists" it adds a new term with the same name in the custom taxonomy "artists". function ...
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Custom field drop down to set the term of the post when published

In my functions.php i'm trying to check if the user has selected a value in a custom field drop down and then set that value as the term of the post when it's published. I'm using the following ...
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Post to inherit custom category background image from parent

I have a custom field on a category where you can add an image. I have it as a background image to show on the category's archive page, like so: archives.php <body style="background:url('<?php ...
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Prevent Selected Terms Rising to the Top

When you're editing a post and select a child category or term, and update, the selected terms appear at the top ( leading to potentially confusing situations where 'foo' 'foo' and 'foo' are selected ...
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Taxonomy Drop Down with hierarchical view using $terms

I asked this on the Wordpress forum but dint get any replies now I hope I can ask it here. I found the code here My Code is: function exc_custom_taxonomy_dropdown( $taxonomy, $orderby, $order, ...
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How to Order a list of taxonomies? orderby?

I am using this code to fetch a list of child taxonomies. I want the order displayed to be alphabetical, but it is not! Any help in figuring out how to do it? I guess ordering it before returning it ...
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List related terms + taxonomies

I have a set of main categories for a set of products. All these products has additional taxonomies associated with them. On a product category page, is there a way I can get all terms in use for ...
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How to Make a Category Always Selected?

I'm trying to write a function to make certain terms of default category always selected. When the user is writing a new post, the term checkbox should be checked and he shouldn't be able to unckeck ...
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Dropdown: Display terms from B only if has relationship with a term A selected

I've googling for a solution for this issue and found nothing: I have some posts from a Custom Post Type (Restaurants) and its taxonomies ('city' and 'cuisine'). Whenever I create a restaurant post, I ...
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wp_delete_term or wp_delete_category?

Hi I need a simple piece of code to delete a category for a custom plugin, but I just found two function references that seems quite the same: Function Reference: wp_delete_term Description: Removes ...
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get a specific taxonomy term name

I need to print a specific term with its id. I get that for categories with this code: <a href="<?php echo get_category_link(1); ?>" title="<?php echo get_cat_name(1);?>"><?php ...
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Get terms that contain posts that in turn belong to other terms?

So I have custom taxonomy called "shape" and another one called "color". If I want to get the list terms under shape that contain posts that are also present in terms under color, how do I do that? ...
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Retrieving custom taxonomy in order, but excluding specific tax IDs

I have a function set up and working based off the discussion in this thread: Custom taxonomy, get_the_terms, listing in order of parent > child. My version includes term links and allows me to ...
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Glossary with Custom Post Type

I´d like to make a glossary. It should looks like: Index-Nav 0-9 | A B C ... M ... X Y Z B BMW M Mercedes ... ALL entries from index-nav (A-Z, O-9) should be visible in a <ul> and should ...
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How to sort terms with diacritical signs?

I have list of terms which happens to be the Polish Alphabet. Here's how I list these terms: <ul> <?php $terms = get_terms("taxonomy", array('orderby' => 'title', 'hide_empty' => ...
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get_terms with more than x post count

Is there an argument for get_terms which I can fetch terms that only have say over 2 posts associated with it? I have a terms page which lists all my terms for 'artists', the page is huge but a lot of ...
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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. ...
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Page for custom taxonomy

I'm a newbie in WordPress and I've just created a new custom-taxonomy called categories under a custom post type called arts. Is there a way I can create a custom page to display the 'categories's ...
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How to get a list of taxonomy terms which are being used only within certain post types?

I have a custom taxonomy called 'locations' which is being shared across a bunch of post types. I want to make a select field dropdown list of my locations (terms) to let users go to the taxonomy term ...
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Rewrite rules for varying nested terms of custom taxonomy

I've searched the net an the only working solution to this seems to be this post by Jeff which does everything except handle nested terms. Does anybody know how to change the rewrite based on the ...
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Does WordPress limit the length of slug names for Post Meta or Terms?

The WordPress Codex states the the Post Type Names and Taxonomy Names have a limit to the slug name. Register Post Type -- max. 20 characters, can not contain capital letters or spaces Register ...
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Hierarchical taxonomy UI

I don't like the way the taxonomies are displayed within the Wordpress admin and was wondering if anyone knew the best way to hook in and change it. Currently if I select some terms within my post ...
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Get current term in single.php

I have a custom post type (dibujos) and 4 custom taxonomy. I would like to get term name in a current post. The probleme is, how to To display the name of the taxonomy, no matter what taxonomy is. ...
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Adding Multiple Values to a Post Meta Key

I have a question about adding multiple post meta values to a post meta key. Here is a link to the WordPress add_post_meta(); function in question. The $unique parameter is a little on the fuzzy ...
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Add a term to an attachment submitted from front end

I have a front end post form where users can upload a file with their post that I save as an attachment using media_handle_sideload(). I need a way to add a term to that attachment so I can show a ...
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How to get the top most term (top ancestor) of a custom taxonomy child term?

I need to get the topmost term (top level ancestor) of a taxonomy term. Suppose the following term hierarchy: North America United States New York New York ...
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Running a function only once when a taxonomy term is changed

Probably quite a simple problem.. I have a custom post type with taxonomy terms. I wish to run a function from my functions.php whenever the admin ticks a specific term box. My original thought was ...
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How to add terms to taxonomy with wp_insert_terms?

I have a huge excel database of locations which I want to add as terms to my current taxonomy. However, I don't know the best way to do this, as inserting manually could take weeks. I have looked at: ...
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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, ...