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

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limit the words in the post content and add read more link

As you can see into the code, the routine is to display the post which has an id of 266. Now all I want is to limit the words displayed in the post content of that post. Let's say, I want to limit the ...
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Single post content custom order

In my post I have a shortcode for [video] than text content. Single post page displays first entry-meta, than title, than content [video] + text. What I need is to add some condition in single.php so ...
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Scroll over to get definition [closed]

I need to have content appear when I scroll over certain words or groups of words. Eg. If I scroll over the word pastor. I should see a definition of Pastor appear next to the word.I would like to ...
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Testing for post title in 'if/else' statement returns no content

I'm testing for a certain fixed post on an about page, I guessed that the best way is to test for post title (?). Here's my code, what's going wrong? <?php if (is_page()) { ...
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get_the_excerpt() not returning anything when post has no excerpt

When trying to call get_the_excerpt() the page does not return anything on posts that have no excerpt. I thought WordPress usually 'fake' it and create one using the first x characters from ...
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Post Format Link Validation Error

For link post formats to appear in my archive.php I'm using the following code: <a href="<?php echo wp_trim_words( get_the_content(), 100 ); ?>"> <?php the_content(); ?> </a> ...
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Modify the_content after the more tag

I have created a custom plugin that pulls video and images out of a post and puts them into a nicely formatted set of galleries. The only problem is that the plugin doesn't allow me to put a video or ...
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How to split <p> text text text </p> into array

I like to output and style in a shortcode, but the content that is get is the content of a page, so it's style like that <p>2012-12-12</p> <p>2012-6-23</p> ...
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How to to stop html editor from addig <p> tags to shortcodes, images, etc

I know this this is covered as individual topics but What I am looking for is a single function that stops <p> tags from being wrapped around via the Wordpress editor to shortcodes and images ...
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how to place a link on the first post only using a plugin

i want to add a link to the first post of every WP blog that i have. For example this simple function adds the link to every post. function add_link($link){ $link .= '<a ...
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Stop WordPress from showing images on non post pages

With regards to how WP displays "preview" text on the home page, category page etc for each post, how do you stop it from including images in this section. I'm not talking about the featured image ...
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Modify 'Read more' link adding a new class

I want to add a class to the 'Read more' link. Actually I have this: <?php the_content( 'Read more...' ); ?> Which outputs: <a href="...?p=14#more-14" class="more-link">Read ...
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How to place HTML tags in content from the_content()?

Firstly, I am new to Wordpress so thank you for your patience. I have a list of posts (with excerpts) being displayed in the page using Short Tags. The output is fine , However, I wish to add and ...
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How to output only the post content

How can I output ONLY the post content (ie the text entered into the wysiwyg) and nothing else? i just need this for the posts in a specific category, so if i could call like say, <?php ...
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Shortcode append to the the_content()

Currently I have a short that embeds a div into the the_content. This works fine like thus: [shortcode param=1 param=2] This returns a message at the end of the post, but within the current article, ...
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Confused on loading page content

I'm building my first full site into WP and I am rather confused on the process involved to load the content you enter via the WP Pages editor into the actual page. For example, I am having a static ...
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Function to show only first instance of shortcode

I need to add a function to my theme to remove additional instances of a shortcode in a post. First off I wonder if i'm approaching this wrong, but I have a theme that is drastically reformats the ...
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Filters on the_content with plugins, pages and shortcode

I am using a plugin to add tweet, likes... This plugin add filters to the_content() to display this social buttons on a blog page (list of posts). I coded a shortcode which does a custom SQL query ...
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How to wrap an element around an iframe or embed in content automatically?

Id like to have wordpress automatically wrap a div around any iframe or embed when they are used in the_content...how might this be achieved?
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Query does not return content

Working on updating an old WP site developed for WordPress 2.0 and have a post (page) query that does not return the "post_content" data. Here is said query: $the_query = ...
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How do I add the featured image to the_content after the first paragraph?

My problem: I'm trying to create a filter that will add the featured image of a post to the_content, so that I can have the first paragraph of the_content displayed before this image. What I basicly ...
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Add custom PHP and HTML to the_content()

I am developing a wordpress website on the thematic framework. In my child theme i have made a full width page template called resources.php In this page template i have written custom php code which ...
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Include custom fields into the content of a regular page

Here's my setup: Parent "Gallery" page: _regular page, not custom type or anything _ Several "Project" child pages (could be as few as 1, unlimited number): also normal pages Child pages will ...
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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 this is the nth instance of a given shortcode in a post

Suppose I have a shortcode called [item], which I have used 20 times in a particular post. Is it possible, from within the shortcode handler function, to know what the numerical index of the given ...
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Replacing with(out) regex link to attachment by links to files

I tried to do it myself but I have really hard time with Regex (regex is hell. I just don"t understand). Anyway, I think this would be usefull to some people. The context is that we use a plugin to ...
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Insert Ad Code in the Middle of a Post

I want to insert an ad code in the middle of a post via functions.php. I found several links but either they don't use functions.php or don't insert the code in the middle. Can anyone tell me how to ...
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the_content returns blank when adding SEO details

I am using the Thesis theme and wanted a custom style for my pages. So I created a custom template while using thesis hooks and functions where applicable. I am doing this with a solution similar to ...
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Paginate the_content automatically? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Automatically create pages in a post based on number of words Can Wordpress automatically paginate large amounts of content? A user wants to enter a document that is ...
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Rendering Custom Post Types independently of the theme in use

By using a plugin called "Custom Content Type Manager", I have implemented in my blog a simple Custom Post Type called "game review" which is simple a post, plus some extra fields which represents the ...
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Way to show content of a post, but if exceeds character limit revert to excerpt?

So I am working on a site for a client of mine. We have about 50+ posts filed in a category called "Articles". I created a custom page template that has a custom query to display all the posts in a ...
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Accessing Media/Files outside the_content

I'm building a site and each post has a PDF file attachment. Is there a way I can access that file outside the_content() on a single post page? I'd like to put the file attachment in a sidebar and not ...
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post->post_content filter

I'm trying to determine if the REGEX I'm using is incorrect -- or if I'm missing something basic here. The following: add_filter('the_content','wpdu_image_replace'); function ...
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Force the_content() to show full post in RSS feed

I'm making a custom RSS feed where I want the full article to display. The problem is that when I use the_content() to output the article, it will only show the excerpt if there is a 'more' tag in ...
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add data-attribute to all images inside the_content()

I wonder if it's possible to add a filter to all images inside the_content() to create the following image pattern for all images … <img class="digest" src="smallest-file.jpg" ...
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Using preg_replace to separate gallery from the_content?

In a Wordpress theme, I need to separate a gallery from the rest of the_content. I think one could do that with get_the_content and preg_replace but it's a little beyond my skill level how to actually ...
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Add $more_link_text parameter to the_excerpt()

this filter is on the Wordpress Codex …  add_filter('excerpt_more', 'new_excerpt_more'); function new_excerpt_more($more) { global $post; return '<a class="moretag" href="'. ...
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How to correctly limit the content and strip HTML?

I have been using this code for a long time : $temp_arr_content = explode( " ", substr( strip_tags( get_the_content() ), 0, 720 ) ); ...
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Plugin scans for images in post_content, how about “featured image”?

I use WordPress SEO by Yoast, especially for the Google News sitemap feature. My theme is coded in such a way that the main image of a post is also the featured image of the point (i.e. the same ...
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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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Filter the_content() in the Quote Post Format to Display Quotes

I'm customizing a theme for a client and I want to leverage post formats. On the quote post format I would like the_content(); to be wrapped in a two spans that contains quotation marks that I ...
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Add Class to Specific Paragraph of the_content()

Let's say I want to give the first paragraph bold text by adding a body class to the first paragraph. Is there a way to filter the output of the_content(); or any other paragraph? First paragraph? ...
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How to encode post content as JSON?

I`m trying to construct a json object but are having difficulties with the_content since it returns newlines, which causes the script to fail. The error messages received is: Uncaught SyntaxError: ...
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the_content() is not displaying content, why? [closed]

I have a custom theme and have built a blog page where I'd like to utilize "the loop", but get_content() is not working. Instead of displaying page content, it displays code from a template. I don't ...
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Wordpress Wysiwyg Content not being displayed

My Wordpress website really isn't working to how I want?! It was working fine, with nothing being touched, Then lately I find every-page is displaying the same content on each page. Not the ...
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In Loop Output Place Custom Field Content In Between Paragraphs

I'd like to place the contents of a custom field or variable in between the second and third paragraphs in the loop on a page template. Is there a way to do this? So for example, on a client's ...
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WordPress adding <br> tags into plugin content

We've written a plugin that shows reviews upon usage of a shortcode. On some sites, Wordpress is adding <br> tags throughout the shortcode content, and others it does not. The shortcode works ...
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custom field output after the_content

What I want to do is output a custom field content (which is a button with a dynamic link that's being inserted in the value of the custom field of each posts) right after the_content and before the ...
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embed the_content

Im trying to wrap video urls and embed code in a classed div so that I can style it. The vid code is being pulled from the custom meta value I've setup for the video post type. Nothing I've been able ...
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Sanitising post content for use in an email

I'm sending the content of a custom post type in a plaintext email (it's to send competition entries to a panel of judges), so I need to make sure that $post->post_content is correctly sanitised ...