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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Use get_term_children to get the sub category of a parent category for the current post

In my WooCommerce theme I've created a root category: 'Brands' then for each product I've added it's brand as a sub category to the 'Brands' parent category. On the product page I want to display the ...
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Want wp_get_post_terms return in arbitrarily order, how to do?

Function below returns in alphabetical order and not, as wished, in arbitrarily order. Is it possible to -not- return in alphabetical but in exact order as given in the array? ...
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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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Getting a taxonomy's thumbnail url

This is how I am currently trying: $taxonomies = array( 'product_cat' ); $args = array( 'orderby' => 'name', 'order' => 'ASC', 'hide_empty' => ...
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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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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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What is the action hook that deletes a taxonomy term from the backend? And how to retireve the term id before deleting it?

I need to delete some postmeta when deleting taxonomy terms from the backend. Before deleting the term, I need to retrieve the postmeta's meka_key and the term id that is going to be deleted. Use the ...
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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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add links to list of post terms

How do I change the function below so that it outputs a list if links rather than a string? The resulting html I need is <a href="#">term</a> <a href="#">term</a> <a ...
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Multiple terms not working on taxonomy

I need multiple terms support my WordPress theme - $boards = get_user_meta($user_ID, '_Following Board ID'); $pboards = get_user_meta($user_ID, '_Board Parent ID'); $paged = (get_query_var('paged')) ...
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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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Reduce / optimize calling of wp_get_object_terms() when generating permalinks

My theme runs a loop that does not require post terms to show. However Wordpress core runs the wp_get_object_terms function on every iteration. This results in unnecessary DB queries such as: ...
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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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Get_terms stopped working after WP 4.2

I just noticed on my site that the custom taxonomy terms are no longer out putting. I am only guessing that it's happened since the 4.2 update. Here is the php: $terms = get_the_terms( $post->ID ...
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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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Custom term templates

So, I did some research online but could not find a solid answer, so here I am. I am in need to make a custom woocommerce category page for a specific category. For example, I have a category called ...
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Add a custom variable to query page object

Is there a way to add a custom variable to the queried object? if (is_page()) { $q = get_queried_object(); $term_id = $q->term_id; } Here's some background on my setup. I have a page ...
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wp_insert_term doesn't work with custom post type's taxonomy

Here is the problem I am having: I have a custom post type called "weddingguests" This custom post type "weddingguests" has a custom taxonomy, "friendsof", hierarchic I want to programmatically ...
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Get all attachments by custom taxonomy - term

I want to make custom taxonomy (gallery) and terms (name1, name2, name3...) Add images into media tab and then retrieve all images from same term. Look like simple task, but I cant manage it. I ...
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Adding taxonomy terms based on custom field

I have a custom post type that I am setting up so that different sets of custom fields are displayed based on the type of post it is. It's one of three (collection, product, or variant). I have ...
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Getting taxonomy images to display on single-post with their terms

Having some trouble with taxonomy images plugin. I am on single-post.php and I want to display my post's taxonomy terms & the term's associated images. Ideally, I'd like the taxonomy description ...
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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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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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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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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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Display all the subcategories from a specific category?

I need to show all subcategories using $product_category = wp_get_post_terms( $post->ID, 'product_cat' ); actually I use: <?php global $post; $terms = get_the_terms( $post->ID, ...
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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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What to do with shared terms splitting in Wordpress 4.2?

I read about a possible break compatibility change in Wordpress 4.2 called "shared term splitting". I download the plugin from jjeaton (https://github.com/jjeaton/wp-find-shared-terms) that show you ...
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Custom post type term names with ampersand in the term name

Every time I think I've got a handle on WordPress it finds a way to baffle me. Recently we've been having an issue with not being able to attach term names with an & (ampersand) character in the ...
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get_term and get_term_by returning null or false eventhough the term exists

I am trying to use the action hook delete_term, 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 favorite ...
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Get all taxonomies for all post types

I would like to get all the available taxonomy for each (custom) post type. My aim is to list for each post type, each taxonomy like category, tag and for each of these taxonomy to get all register ...
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Taxonomy search/filter with multiple taxonomies and multiple taxonomy terms

I am trying to build an advanced search form that allows users to select from two taxonomy based drop down menus. Each taxonomy drop down has taxonomy terms from which the user can select multiple ...
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wp_update_term not creating new unique slug

I want the slug to be recreated every time the term name is updated so it accurately reflects the name. wp_update_term(10, 'artists', array('name' => 'my new name')); The documentation ...
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Get terms by taxonomy AND post_type

I have 2 custom post types 'bookmarks' and 'snippets' and a shared taxonomy 'tag'. I can generate a list of all terms in the taxonomy with get_terms(), but I can't figure out how to limit the list to ...
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Using term_group to order custom taxonomy

I have a few CPT's that use custom taxonomies. The idea is to group things on a page by the taxonomy. My problem is I would like to order the groups on the page similar to menu_order in my get_terms() ...
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Add current class to queried term on taxonomy term archive

I'm currently using get_terms to list terms of a certain taxonomy. I would like to add a class to the term currently being queried via the archive template. I tried putting together the below code ...
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How to pass taxonomy terms to WP_Query along with $args?

I created a cpt and custom taxonomy associated with it. Lets say custom taxonomy name is Sports. I added terms to it - football, basketball. Now, i want to fetch post titles tagged under football ...
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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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Missing term_id value

For some reason the get_term_by function does not return a value for term_id. It will return the name of the term but not a value for term_id. I'm trying to get the term_id of a category basically. ...
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Custom Post Status & Taxonomies

I have successfully registered my custom post types, custom post statuses and my custom taxonomies/terms. All is working fine but... It seems that both the 'categories' column within the custom post ...
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get_term_link not working

I am trying to use the below code snippet to display an image and then wrap it in a link to a specific term archive page. In this case, I have a custom taxonomy (Series) with a few different terms. ...
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Add HTML to Term Description

I'm trying to add ( using wp_editor ) an HTML Term Description without a pluign. Whenever I try and spit out the data I get escaped HTML back: &lt;strong&gt;test&lt;/strong&gt; ...
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How to make a category an alias of another category?

The codex page for wp_insert_term states that you can Optionally marks it as an alias of an existing term. But I cannot find anywhere in the admin area where this is reported or can be set. I ...
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How can I get parent term from a child term

I have a custom post type and a taxonomy, when adding a post if I select a child term and not the parent term then I cannot use get terms as the parent term wont be in the array as it wasn't selected ...
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CTP - check for value inside objects

I have registered a CTP which can add a new plant and user can tick which months it can be planted (february, march and april for example). Now, I need to display it on the page but with all months ...
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How to Get Current Custom Post Type Associated Taxonomy Term

I have a single.php file like below <?php get_header(); ?> <?php if ( have_posts() ) { while ( have_posts() ) { the_post(); echo '<div">'; ...
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Match and Merge Terms in Different Taxonomies

I have some author names held in two different taxonomies where the terms are formatted in two different but overlapping ways. There are about 400 terms in each taxonomy, associated with roughly 700 ...
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Order get_terms() By Custom Field

I want to order my categories like I order my pages. I've added an extra field called Order to my taxonomy, but how do I order my terms by this value? Adding and Saving my Order Value: /** Add New ...
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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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How to use one taxonomy for different needs?

I have a taxonomy called "Names" (like tags) where I store people names and for example, I have a custom post type called "Photography" where I want to tag people who appears in each photography and ...