Displays the contents of the current post. This template tag must be used within The_Loop.

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Use the_content outside the loop

I was trying to get first 100 words of the content in the header, and I use the following snippet to get the first 100 words in the loop, but is it possible to get the value outside the loop: ...
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Including Custom fields within the_content

I’m designing a site for a client and I’m using custom fields for buy links to her books. I only want buy buttons to appear for fields that contain a URL, so I’ve hooked this just below the_content: ...
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How to show video from specific category on sidebar?

I need to get video and content from recent posts in specific category called "Video" and show it on my sidebar. The problem is when I need to have limited text content. so, when I use the_content(); ...
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Why is get_the_excerpt returning full content

I have my home page set to a static page with a custom page template. Here I want to show posts, but just the excerpts with a "Read more" link. I want to use the more tag, which is a part of wordpress ...
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Heartbeat API oEmbed

By default running content through the_content filter automatically checks for oEmbed content. However when returning data through heartbeat_received the filter for oEmbed doesn't seem to work. For ...
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I want a part of the_content be under custom post types

On my homepage I have put some information on the page in wordpress. I show this content with the_content();. I also have 3 different custom post types that show under this content which is what I ...
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How to show full post?

I'm using this theme for my magazine website. I'm having trouble showing the full content on my blog side. I have tried changing in the php to show_content but it doesn't work. Any suggestions on how ...
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add_filter('the_content', '…') stops pagination from working

I have a function (it deals with using preg_replace_callbackto replace Image URLs with URLs/paths to the uploads directory - lets call it replaceImgUrls()) which is then passed into ...
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Proper use of the_content filtering

This is a bit difficult without posting scads of code, but my question is: What are the benefits of filtering through apply_filters('the_content', 'anything');, and given my example loop, am I ...
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How to check if single.php has already called the_post_thumbnail function

I am creating a front end plugin to upload images and adding filter in the_content() to display post thumbnail but some templates already have the_post_thumbnail in single.php or loop.php. Is there ...
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the_content() not outputting anything (Advanced Custom Fields)

Hi i'm using the custom post types UI and advanced custom fields plugin and would like to use the default content editor as one of my fields for a custom post type. When i use the_content(); in the ...
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Remove empty lines ( ) when author updates their post

Whenever adding an empty line between paragraphs using TinyMCE, the   character entity is added. How can I strip the content of all instances of this character whenever an author updates ...
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Best way to handle Post-Format Video without using the_content?

I have read the Codex and I'm about 3 hours searching around sites for a deep understanding of post-formats but got no answer. Don't know if it is a dumb question but after spending a long time ...
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post_content with line breaks

I want to be able to get post_content with line breaks. What is the best way to do it? I previously use the_content() which was working fine until I needed to install a plugin that adds share buttons ...
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the_content() won't load galleries on homepage

I need to show a gallery that's on the content of one of the pages I'm displaying on the homepage (I altered the query so it would display pages instead of posts). If I open the page directly I can ...
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Add Element as a Filter to the_content

Can I and How would I add a filter in the function.php that would add a HTML element around the content when the_content is used? This would be similar to what you can do with the_title. i.e: ...
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how to use custom loop in the_content filter

Trying to use the the below code for my CPT 'state' like add_filter('the_content', 'my_custom_loop'); but the trial and error is not getting me anywhere. I can't use a single-{post_type}.php since i ...
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WordPress replacing all line breaks in comments with “rn”

This concerns a problem at my blog. My provider recently required me to upgrade from PHP 5.2 to PHP 5.4. This in turn required me to update WordPress. Ever since the dual update, all line breaks in ...
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apply_filters('the_content', $content) alternative

"the_content" filter can get added with other filters from plugins and themes which could alter content, when you simply want this to format the post_content to HTML format. Is there a better ...
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How to ensure “the_content” filter runs only for the main displayed content?

I have a plugin which adds the method to "the_content" filter. add_filter('the_content', 'myFilteringFunction', 10000); Within that function I want to add some links on the beginning and the end of ...
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Add class to all parent elements inside the_content

Is there a way to add a class to all parent elements inside the_content? My problem is I'm using this kind of css selector: .post_content>* {margin-bottom:10px;} This is to due with mostly ...
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Can i use multiple 'the_content' filters?

I am currently using a 'the_content' filter to add some HTML to the bottom of my posts and pages. But, I want to add another 'the_content' filter to a handful of specific pages (using page IDs). Is ...
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Filter to change the content of 404 page

I have created custom rewrite rules. These rules now go to 404 page as expected. I can use action hook template_redirect to change the template matching query_var. But I don't want to create separate ...
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How to filter the_content() & include content from template

I am trying to filter the_content() on single page, but it looks like it is creating an infinite loop. I want to know how to fix this. I want to override the_content(). Is there any other way to ...
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put the content of a single post into og:description

I'd like to have the content of the current single post loaded into the og:description meta property - but the '. $content .' doesn't output anything? This is what's in my header.php if ...
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How to change the position of Jetpack sharing icons? [closed]

Typically Jetpack sharing buttons target the single page's the_content() function and echo the sharing icons just below the content. But for my site, I actually want it to Disable for the_content(), ...
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WordPress Internal @ Mentions

I'm looking for a way to link to author pages within one WordPress install simply by putting the @ symbol in front of a person's username in a post.... just like on twitter. Example: If the username ...
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Removing image dimensions from `the_content`

I'm looking to remove image dimensions from the_post_thumbnail, as well as the_content. I've found the following code, but there's a slight issue: add_filter( 'post_thumbnail_html', ...
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How can i specify the size of the image rendered by the_content();?

I can do it manually like this: echo get_the_post_thumbnail($post->ID, 'large'); But how can i set the size of the image rendered by the_content(); to Large too ?
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change the_content images for different sizes (Desktop, tablet, mobile)?

This may be a complicated question so I'll try to explain it as easy as possible. I have three sizes for images in my post (thumbnail, medium, large, 640px, small) and I would like to change the size ...
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Is it better to use filter for the_content in archive pages?

I'm using advancd-custom-fields plugin and I'm about to modifiy my acrhive content page that is shown frontend. I use the file personnel-archive.php (because the custom post type used is personnel) in ...
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What happens when two or more plugins use the same hook?

Two of my plugins use the same filter hook: the_content. What happens in this case? Is there a priority handler, like which plugin will be served first? I would like to use both of the plugins. I ...
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Content won't load when using action the_content

When I use add_action( 'the_content'... The content of the page just won't load. Also the content I am trying appears in all kinds of places in the page. Why? Is there a way to force it to only ...
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remove <p> tags from the_content

I've got a post format of Image, and I am running into an issue where the image is being wrapped by a <p> tag. I want to get rid of that tag (specifically on the single.php version) of those ...
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Is it possible to change the contents of “the_content()”?

I have moved a blog over to wordpress and I've used a lot of DOMDocument, xpath, regex and other methods to scrub the text. This means that the_content(); is no longer the content and I'm using my ...
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Have multiple loops on a page appear after/between page content

I created a function (in function.php) that allows me to put additional loops for different categories into pages: function custom_summary($atts) { extract(shortcode_atts(array( ...
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Plugin Using get_the_content Causing Issues With <!--more--> Tag

I'm testing out the Woothemes "Our Team" plugin to see how it works for future project purposes. The plugin uses at CPT for Team Members as well as a shortcode to allow users to display members on a ...
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IF Inside A Function For Content Filter [closed]

Trying to use a filter for post content. But how do i make an IF work inside the function. <?php function my_the_content_filter($content) { } add_filter( 'the_content', 'my_the_content_filter' ...
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Suppress the_content filter in a nested loop

I have some layout changes that are being applied to the_content. I need to do one of two things, but neither is working as expected... either: Pass data to the filter so that it knows if it is a ...
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Find and replace weird characters in the_content [closed]

So, I am using the following code to filter out certain letters. $phrase = get_the_content(); $phrase = apply_filters('the_content', $phrase); $replace = 'ï'; echo str_replace('ï', $replace, ...
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Sort appearence order in the_content()

I have an About the Author plugin, echoing inside the_content(), and a Facebook Like Button, that I hardcoded in the HTML, after the_content(), here's how it is outputting: The Facebook Like button ...
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content and excerpt not displaying

I am using get_the_title(453) and while the title displays, i am unable to display the content and the excerpt for the page with the id of 453. The following is my code get_the_title(453); ...
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Links in the_content not linked

I have alot of old posts that are being pulled with the_content() context. In the_content() there is links in the text, however none of them are hyperlinked it just shows like ...
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How do I show current post content in the header?

I'm trying to add the post content in the header but for some reason it doesn't show anything. However it does retrieve the post content. I wrote this: <div <?php post_class() ?> ...
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how to print the content of pages inside the front end area

i'm new to wordpress and i'm trying to create a website. i need display the content of the pages when corresponding menu items are clicked. my page.php contain <?php while ( have_posts() ) : ...
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preg_replace Remove comment text in content

In post content, i insert a text like below abc acb acb acb <!--REMOVE--> text to remove <!--ENDREMOVE--> abc acb acb acb abc acb acb acb <!--REMOVE--> text to remove ...
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How accomplish modification the_content if home/start page?

How can I modify the_content if the page is the home/start page? I thought this could be done through a function in functions.php, but soon realized after some googling that the functions.php -file ...
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alternative to the_content filter

"i am using the_content filter on the category pages like cat=1" I am appending --N in the content. But due the the theme functionality it strip the content after some number of characters therefore ...
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Removing permalink from post thumb in twentyeleven

possibly a simple thing to do but I'm not sure how it's done - I want to remove the permalink from a post thumb, in the default twentyeleven theme. Looked through content.php and the other templates ...
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Get Content Limit?

I know this might seem like a silly question, but I've searched online and can't find what I"m looking for. It seems like I've used the following markup before (though modified) to limit the number of ...