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

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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288 views

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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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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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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shortcode causing the_content() to return blank?

I have a shortcode that just retrieves some info from the options table in the database. For whatever reason, when the content reaches a certain character limit the_content() to return blank? The ...
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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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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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388 views

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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Adding if statement into the_content()

I've created my own page template where I have a list of posts coming in directly below the content as so: <?php the_content(); ?> <?php query_posts('category_name=vacancies'); ...
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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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Inserted double quote when prepending to the_content

I am trying to write a plug-in to display the RunKeeper Healthy button on single posts, but my output has an extra space and double-quote when I look at the page source. What I'm trying to do with the ...
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883 views

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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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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Template Page Content Made Searchable

I'm migrating a client site over to a WordPress CMS. I made templates for each of the pages that would have static content: about us, facility, FAQs, etc. The problem is that this content seems to be ...
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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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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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896 views

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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2k views

What params are available with the_content filter?

I am looking for what params are passed to my filter function. Where can I find such info in the codex? http://codex.wordpress.org/Plugin_API/Filter_Reference/the_content didn't provide much info I ...
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465 views

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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568 views

Custom filter for the_content doesn't work correctly

=====THIS POST HAS BEEN UPDATED===== SCROLL TO THE BOTTOM TO READ THE UPDATE! I asked a question yesterday that a gentleman named Tim was nice enough to take a stab at. He helped me through writing a ...
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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 ...
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Combining the_excerpt with the_content

I have some html: <div class="container"> <p class="accent">The first paragraph...</p> <p>The rest of the article...</p> </div> I'd like to put "the_excerpt" in ...
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How do I assign this filter to a variable? (Appending php & markup to the_content)

===I HAVE SOMETHING THAT WORKS NOW, JUST NOT CORRECTLY. PLEASE READ THE WHOLE POST, I AM GOING TO LEAVE IT ALL UP HERE BECAUSE OTHERS MAY BE ABLE TO BENEFIT FROM ME BUMBLING THROUGH THIS PROCESS!! I ...
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663 views

How to prepend text to the_content, but after img/shortcode

I was trying to add some text to the beginning of every post (the text comes from post_meta, but for this example let's assume it's static text). Here's what I tried: add_filter('the_content', ...
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Fixed height of the_content()

I have page with news. I'm displaying them as a shortened text (300 chars limit), I'm removing any images using preg_replace() and everything looks fine, until someone uses line breaks in his post. ...
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Content over 10,000 characters won't display with the_content()

A friend of mine just noticed that their site wasn't displaying pages that had a lot of content. For some reason they are just blank, and if he removes some content from the page it will display ...
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239 views

Problem on the_excerpt(); function <the_excerpt> <the_content>

I am working on wordpress but I have problem when I write the_content('read more'); then on indexpage each post load full data of post but I want to but when I am using the_excerpt(); then ...
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Hook midway through the_content();?

Basically, I want to add a function that executes half way through the_content(); I want to add a message/ad block whatever in the middle of all of my content without having to go in to each ...
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How to parse without changing the characters case (lower and upper) in wordpress the_content?

I made a custom parse function for my plugin and this one works great. I just have a little problem ! Here is my function : public function ys_glossary_parse( $text ) { // Get all the ...
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What is the filter hook for custom fields content?

The following code hides "the_content" output add_filter( "the_content", "cp_module_pcontent_post_content" ); function cp_module_pcontent_post_content($content){ global $post; ...
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Get content from one page and show it on another page

So, I've been googling and reading and testing and failing. I'm fairly new to php, so don't expect to much :) I'm working on a new design, and I want to show content from the about page on my ...
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Wp-query causing problems with the_content();

I'm using some code provided in an answer on here to calculate "post X of Y" and display pagination icons on single.php. It works beautifully but it's causing problems displaying the_content(); On ...
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Adding the_date inside <p> tags around the_content

I am trying to get it so that all of my posts display the date at the beginning of the post content, such that each post begins as: "August 28 - Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet..." However, if the ...
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How to access & display images from a post without textual content ( and vice versa) according to best wordpress practices

Looking to create a customized single.php for my posts. In one column I'd like to display all images added through the add media function (inserted into post). In the next column all other content ...
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Help with add_filter('the_content', 'some_function') and multiple matches

I have a site where a user can insert slideshows into a post by entering the shortcode in the content box. He can also add videos by adding the video code in the same box. I need to separate these two ...
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How to appending to the_content using add_filter with custom post type?

I have a custom post type running fine, but some of the text in the page is the same for every post, so I want to add it in using a function. I have this set up: function ...
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add_filter for specific pages

Is it possible to add this filter add_filter("the_content", "magicalender_get_event_page"); But only for one specific page, for example if($post->post_name == "magicalenderpage") If I put the ...
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how to include page content to specified length & then “read more” link

I'm pretty new to WP, so please forgive any stupid questions and/or coding! I'm using the following code in my index.php file to include content from another page: <div id="tm-container"> ...