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 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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Why is my 'list_terms_exclusions' filter function timing out? [closed]

Why is my function timing out? When the issue was first noticed I added wp_defer_term_counting('true') to delay that process but to no avail. /* Filter category from get_categories and ...
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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 ...
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Changing stylesheet depending on custom taxonomy terms

My client would like the background & header colors to switch depending on terms within the custom taxonomy 'Grades'. These terms are kindergarten, first grade, second grade, etc... (all ...
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Is it possible to get_terms by author?

I get terms from all my posts with get_terms, $tags = get_terms( 'mytags', '&number=5&orderby=date&order=desc&hide_empty=1' ); foreach ( $tags as $tag ) { echo '<a ...
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Bug using wp_insert_term with switch_to_blog

I'm running a network of about 80 sites using WP multisite 3.2. I'm experiencing irregularities using switch_to_blog whith wp_insert_term. To test this I have disabled all plugins, and am testing on ...
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How to export and import taxonomies (category, tag and/or custom taxonomy) and their terms

I want to export all Wordpress categories (no posts, just categories) from one blog to another. How can I do that ?
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Shared terms between taxonomies

Need some help from you. It's a matter of classification. Here is the deal: I've got a custom post type about movies and I set up some custom taxonomies (non hierarchical, so acting like tags) for ...
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Display Child Categories of Current Post ID

I'm starting to love this place more and more, super helpful! Anyway, todays dilemma is as such: I want to display as a list the child terms only, of a specific parent term, of a custom taxonomy, ...
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Is there a filter/action to add content to WP admin metaboxes?

I want to add an instruction into a custom term meta-box. Is there a hook to add this or is it easiest just to use JavaScript?
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How to insert an array of terms using wp_insert_term?

WP provides a function to insert terms: <?php wp_insert_term( $term, $taxonomy, $args = array() ); ?> I have 60 $terms, each has its own $args, I want to prepare the 60 terms as an array, ...
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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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Set post terms by term id

I'm trying to add post to custom terms within a custom taxonomy. Not sure if I'm tackling this right. So far we have the custom taxomony 'warehouse', and the custom term 'Old Stock'. Problem is that ...
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How to associate an image with a term taxononmy and publish it on frontpage?

I couldn't find the solution anywhere else, so I believe is a valid question for this website. I think my problem is divided in two parts. I created a custom taxonomy called "Type" and within it, I ...
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Taxonomy terms with the same name are updated between separate custom post types

I have 3 custom post types, and they each have a taxonomy labelled location, with some term names shared between them. The problem is, if I update a term name in any of the 3 custom post types, it ...
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Query for specific taxonomy that executes a particular loop depending on volume of posts?

Is it possible to create a special wp query that looks to see how many posts exist in a specific taxonomy, or taxonomy term, and executes a particular loop depending on the volume of posts? My idea ...
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Unsetting post_tag taxonomy breaks term description for other taxonomies

Here's something I can't figure out. I don't need the default post_tag taxonomy, so I'm removing it with this piece of code : function mwm_unregister_taxonomy(){ global $wp_taxonomies; ...
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Order taxonomy terms by the frequency of use in the last 30 days

I would like to know how to order the terms in some taxonomy according to their frequency of use in posts in the last 30 days. What I am looking for is the most optimal method how to add "orderby" ...
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how to list parent terms only

I have the following code to list all terms, but I need a code where I can list only "parent terms" as they all have child terms too <?php // output quick links list of countries $terms = ...
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How to edit/remove a term that's in multiple taxonomies?

Some of the terms on my site appear with the same exact slug, in multiple taxonomies. For example: 'education' appears in both the 'department' taxonomy and the 'topic' taxonomy. Now, I can't seem ...
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tax_query operator woes

I am trying to filter posts by multiple taxonomies. My code below works great, but their is one thing I can't quite figure out. When I filter the posts it seems that they only show the posts that ...
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Large taxonomy (2000+ terms), causing WordPress to hang

I have a large taxonomy (and about to grow a lot larger) with several thousand terms in it. When I'm editing a post, there is now a significant hang when it goes to load the term list. Has anyone run ...
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Combining these queries? (Same taxonomy term + same category as post)

I´m not to good at coding so I could use some help with this! I have a single page which below the post shows more posts from the same category. Then I have another single page which in a similare ...
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Create Terms on taxonomy by text field

I want to add terms on a my taxonomy dynamically by a text field and button sample taxonomy: place_taxonomy - island_term like: [Textfield] [submit button]
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get_term_by not working when in functions.php

I have an odd issue with get_term_by(). It's working fine when I use it inside a template, but when I use it in functions.php it just returns false. $term = get_term_by('slug', 'some-term', ...
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Checkboxed term search

Anyone know if I can make a checkbox-list with all terms from a taxonomy, and search for the posts belonging to the checked terms? Listing categories in the checkboxes also would be a bonus!
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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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get_posts assigned to a specific custom taxonomy term, and not the term's children

Say I have the following taxonomy terms: Term 1 Term 1.1 Term 1.2 Term 2 Term 2.1 How can I get only posts that are assigned to Term 1 and not include those that are assigned to Term 1.1 or ...
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Fast way to add countries as a custom taxonomy term?

Is there a quick way to add a list of countries as terms to a custom taxonomy called "Country"? Is there an existing import file, SQL script ect... I don't want to be there all day manually adding ...
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Update term count using a callback function

With the wp_update_term_count_now, how can I use the update_count_callback to specify my own count. I need to include counts from another database that the current database category is able to ...
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How to display terms and conditions in post area?

I'm running a multisite. I would like to display "Terms and conditions" when user trying to create a new post. Users should Click "I agree" link and then proceed to create a new ...
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How can I get only parent terms?

Is there any way to get only parent terms from custom taxonomy or category?
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How to only list the child terms of a taxonomy and not their parents?

I'm creating an age select menu in the admin, populated from a taxonomy of age. The taxonomy is hierarchical as follows: 18-25 (parent, ID 183) 18 (child) 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26-30 (parent, ID ...
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How to list terms by first letter, as in A's then B's etc

I need to divide a set of taxonomy terms by the first letter of the term name. I found a few bits of code that may help but when I implement my code I get no return values. I'm sure it has to be ...
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get term by id without taxonomy

Can I get the term by it's id without knowing to whish taxonomy it belongs? I have a meta field that stores term ids, but doesn't store the taxonomy. However, all the get_term function have taxonomy ...
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Get only immediate children (and not grandchildren) of a hierarchical custom taxonomy term

Say, for example, I have the following custom taxonomy: Term 1 Term 1.1 Term 1.2 Term 1.2.1 Term 1.2.2 Term 1.3 Term 2 Term 2.1 How can I get the children terms of Term 1, ...
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wp_set_object_terms timing out?

I have a list of 350 or so terms that I am trying to set to a post. Here's my code: add_action('init', 'add_cities_to_story'); function add_cities_to_story() { $cities_list = ...