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 limit the number of terms (terms acts like categories)

Hello i have created taxonomy in custom post type that act like category. then i have created terms that acts like categories. i have create widget that show all terms from taxonomy. all works ...
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Custom while loop for hierarchical display of a taxonomy

I'm trying to build an automated mega menu that loops through all product-category terms and displays them in a hierarchical underscored list, as well as including post in each term. For example, ...
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How to handle “the_terms” inside loop

I have been searching google but I am really confused. I am trying to display the terms of the taxonomy assigned to the post. I am using the_terms($post->ID, 'locations');. The custom taxonomy is ...
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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 get term by name with parent id?

So I have two menus which has childs with the same name. How to get term by name but from specified parent?
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Get term slug of current post

I am working on a single post type template where I show a navigation menu with links to all the posts from the same term. Now I want to use this template for all the different terms so $term_slug ...
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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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Explanation of update_post_(meta/term)_cache

I was reading over some best practices from 10up and they mention setting these two flags to false in a WP_Query ( depending on what you're querying ): 'update_post_meta_cache' => false: useful ...
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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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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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get_term and get_term_by return null or false, even though term exists

I am trying to use the action hooks delete_term and delete_$taxonomy, among other hooks that delete a term, but they are presenting the same issue. For example, 1234 is an existing term in the ...
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Post with certain term and without any term

I try to create a plugin to manage user groups with permission to view posts within group and I stopped because of query problem. Example: User belong to group called "Group #1" (slug: group-1). I ...
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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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get_terms return errors

Hi when i try to get_terms(); in theme options via this code $catalogs_terms = get_terms( 'catalogs' ); $mycatalogs = array( -1 => 'Select a catalog' ); if ( $catalogs_terms ) { ...
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Ordering Posts with Custom Taxonomy Terms Array

I can't get the order of my posts (organized by custom tax terms) to come out right in my loop. I made a custom post type of 'staff', in staff there is a custom taxonomy of 'staff-title'. I added ...
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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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Decrement term in for each

So I am catching custom posts in wordpress by for eaching my custom terms. To get a post from the next term in the loop I use $terms[++$key]->name and it all works fine. However when I want to do the ...
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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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How to show a hierarchical terms list?

I have a hierarchical taxonomy called 'geographical locations'. It contains continents on a first level, and then the countries for each one. Example : Europe - Ireland - Spain - Sweden Asia - Laos - ...
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How to get a post's associated taxonomies and terms in wp api v2

I am using angular to get a list of posts back from the post endpoint for the wp api. These posts have different taxonomies and terms associated with them. I want to use angular's search filters ...
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List post from current taxonomy children

I have a custom post type and a taxonomy with children, with a template file named taxonomy-productcategories.php. On this i want to list all children with their posts. Child taxonomy 1 Child ...
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term_exists() returning NULL on term that exists

It seems that term_exists() is returning NULL for a term that already exists: $name = "כל האזורים" $taxonomy_name = "geographictermsisrael" $args = array("slug" => "everything", "parent" => 0) ...
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Order get_terms using a Custom Field

I have a custom taxonomy of "crb_issues" that has a custom field associated with it that is "issue_date" which outputs a date value for each term to looks a lot like "20140601" yearmonthday. I am ...
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Display certain amount of posts on taxonomy archive page

I have a taxonomy archive page where I display everything under the term 'techno' I want to be able to limit this to 20 posts to a page until it paginates. At the moment it displays 10 on one page and ...
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list taxonomy terms in current post / current category

i need to display taxonomy terms in a custom post and also in archive / category page of that post type. terms must be from current post or current category ...
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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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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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Get template part using a custom taxonomy term

I've been using the following code to get a template part based on the parent term. It was working fine until I updated WordPress to v4.4 earlier today. Since updating if there is also a child term ...
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Urls in Custom Post Type work for Terms but not for its Taxonomies

I have created 12 taxonomies for a custom post type and a few terms. On creating new post it looks like this and that is perfect - Taxonomies with terms I have: archive page - url is ...
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I want to loop through Woocommerce Product Catogories and show them in dropdown

I want to loop through Woocommerce Product Catogories and show them in dropdown. I have tried almost every piece of code available on internet but seems that they are not working for me. I'm very new ...
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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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Get term link of shared taxonomy between multiple post types

Let's say that we have three custom post types: museum, theater and restaurant that share the same hierarchical taxonomy: location Up till now I have 3 different urls for each of cpt archive pages: ...
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List subcategory on taxonomy term page

On WooCommerce I am using the archive-product.php template page. I want to show a list of the sub-categorys from the displayed category. So as the user changes category the list of subcaegories will ...
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get_term_by works but get_terms doesn't?

I currently have a Multisite with 2 sites. From the secondary site get_term_by() works to retrieve terms from the primary site, but get_terms() does not. I'm using switch_to_blog(1); but I get ...
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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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Get_term_by only returns one item from array

I am trying to retreive a term id based on the term name using the "get_term_by" function that is build into Wordpress. However, this function only retrieves one item from the array that i get them ...
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Sort the main query in subcategories/terms?

I've got a 'downloads' custom post, with his custom taxonomy. The taxonomy has 2 main terms. One of the 2, has 4 sub-terms. I'm currently using the wp templating system to get a standard wpquery of ...
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Query set using tax_query with relation 'OR' modifies category object?

(Update: Please see the edits far below.) The code: function itsme_better_editions( $query ) { if ( $query->is_category() && $query->is_main_query() ) { $query->set( ...
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how to add custom taxonomy terms to main rss feed?

I'm wondering how to add custom taxonomies and their terms to the main RSS feed in WP 4.4. I've tried: function myfeed_request($qv) { if (isset($qv['feed'])) $qv['taxonomy'] = array( ...
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What is wp_insert_term “alias_of” arg for?

I currently put my hands into WP taxonomy and terms to find solutions for my project. I knew that it's not possible to have same terms slug when creating a term with wp_insert_term in one Custom ...
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Need a simple but complete example of adding metabox to taxonomy

Now that WordPress 4.4 is out, we can start using the new awesome term meta functions! Still, there seems to be no simple tutorial on how to add a basic text field to a Taxonomy. I tried to adapt ...
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wp_insert_term auto unique name

When creating a new term in a custom taxonomy with wp_insert_term, i've noticed that name should be unique. I get a wp error message if it is not : A term with the name provided already exists with ...
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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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why the archive of custom taxonomy term shows nothing?

I have a custom post type for which I have created a custom taxonomy called 'tag'. taxonomy-tag.php file looks like this: <?php get_header(); ?> <?php $term = get_term_by( 'slug', ...
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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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How can I reduce amount of ifs and else ifs in this specific block of code?

I have some code in my loop that will determine the term in my custom taxonomy, if it's a specific term, it will output a specific image. <?php if( has_term('10', 'review-score' ) ) { ?> <a ...
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How can I allow users to set term_order for custom taxonomy in admin?

I am able to sort a list of (custom) taxonomy terms on the front-end calling get_the_terms() with the help of the following filter function: /** * Sort custom taxonomy by term_order * * @param ...
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Is There a Difference Between Taxonomies and Categories?

I've been reading the codex for WordPress closely and am confused about the vague definitions between what a Taxonomy is and what a Category is. For that matter, term is also a word that is used in ...