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Symlink a directory to wp-content/themes

Is it possible to symlink a directory from my project folder to my wp-content/themes folder which is in a Vagrant setup called chassis: https://github.com/Chassis/Chassis ? I tried to symlink already ...
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Adding Co-authors Plus Plugin to Oldpaper Theme [on hold]

I'm trying to add the Co-authors Plus plugin to the theme Oldpaper. However, I've followed the documentation and it simply isn't displaying multiple authors. As per the instructions here, the code ...
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Theme Url relative, like plugin_url

Relative URL in plugin is very simple and transparent: plugins_url( 'ph.js', __FILE__ ); In theme: get_template_directory_uri(). '/I DONT KNOW THIS/' . 'ph.js'; How take URl by __FILE__? ...
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21 views

Cannot access to wp_query for custom query

On a custom page template, I run a custom query to get posts, here it is: $wp_query = new WP_Query( $args ); if ( $wp_query -> have_posts() ) : while ( $wp_query -> have_posts() ) : ...
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21 views

Theme Inspector “X-Ray”

I looked around and sadly didn't find anything answering this, and I'm almost 100% sure that it doesn't exist but I figured I'd ask this active community. I work in a Rails environment as a Front-End ...
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1answer
25 views

Import from HubSpot COS into Wordpress 4?

I've been having zero luck finding any information on how-to migrate an existing site (HusbSpot COS) into a WordPress site. Does anyone know of any existing documentation (or suggestions) on the ...
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14 views

Allow to user select template only once

i want to give the user option to select template one time in multisites. way that can help me is to allow the user select the template once the user first login to the system. if you know how can i ...
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46 views

Does code in function.php differ from theme to theme

I have gone through some tutorials and I found that for every HTML to wordpress theme conversion, they write function.php file. Now I noticed that there is some common lines in that function.php.So ...
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106 views

Single Page Wordpress Theme - Using page templates

Well I am lost, its late and I have been searching google all night. Heres the problem I am running into. I am trying to create a singe page website using wordpress "pages". How I have initially setup ...
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1answer
25 views

Theme Splash Image within the “Appearance -> Themes” control panel [duplicate]

I have created a theme, and its all working fine. Within the WordPress control panel under "Appearance -> Themes", you can see the available themes (Twenty Fourteen, Twenty Thirteen etc etc) and ...
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37 views

WP load posts by ajax, count and update every time

I have used Ajax load more plugin to load my posts. I also need to display the total post count and update it after every time post load and append to the list. Can anyone give me any idea about ...
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1answer
72 views

Override Constants in Child theme

I have a parent theme that declare these constant in function.php: define("THEME_DIR", get_template_directory()); define("THEME_DIR_URI", get_template_directory_uri()); define("THEME_NAME", ...
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1answer
39 views

Incorrect search results in search.php – issue triggered by using `define('BodyID', 'search'); the_post();` in search.php

I have a problem where the page title is not picked up in search results. I've narrowed the problem down to the following line of search.php in my custom theme. define('BodyID', 'search'); ...
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1answer
24 views

Don't load the theme for a page FROM a plugin EDITED

I'm developing a pseudo admin area for my client and they don't want the theme overlaid on it, rather have their admin area take up 100% of the page. Normally I would add if (!is_page($id)) and be ...
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2answers
129 views

Passing array in add_option()

I have to create a option page in my custom theme wordpress. here is is a sample of code <?php function bguru_register_settings(){ $default_options=array( ...
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1answer
74 views

WP Knowledge Base Theme bug - Subcategories and Articles, Need to change WP_Query

I'm using the WP Knowledge Base theme, which is almost perfect for the project I'm on, but I discovered an unfortunate bug. On the home page, if you have both SubCategories and loose Articles under a ...
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1answer
114 views

What, specifically, should be included in theme_name_setup()?

I’ve “inherited” the development of an old theme that I’m now bringing up to speed for WP 3.9. The theme code comes with a functions.php that has a function theme_name_setup() that hooks into ...
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221 views

Flexslider not working for my custom theme WordPress

I add flexslider to my theme homepage http://templategraphy.com/wp-demo/bluto/ but it didn'not show on my homepage Here is the order of js i placed in function.php function theme_name_scripts() { ...
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72 views

Why use while over if in single wordpress posts?

Why is while() used instead of say if() here: <?php while ( have_posts() ) : the_post(); ?> <?php get_template_part( 'content', 'single' ); ?> <?php ...
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36 views

Theme Development : License help

I'm developing my WordPress Theme. Is Theme required to use Copy Right when its does not have registered in Copy Righted list? is themes images directory required Copy Right declaration? I checked ...
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1answer
30 views

featured content: which area does this cover [closed]

new to wp just wonder how to get content into the center of the theme note ive installed wp 3.9.1 choosed the theme 2014 with child-theme and run the plugin fourteen colors what makes me wonder : ...
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1answer
43 views

Extending a theme: build new features as plugin or core modules?

I have developed my own WordPress theme based on the Roots starter theme. Because of my clients needs, I'm often required to develop custom features (what I refer to as "modules") that are added to ...
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1answer
117 views

best practices for updating wordpress theme

Need to use a new theme for one of my Wordpress websites, but at the same time I need to also keep the current theme live whilst I make changes. What is the best practice? Should I develop the theme ...
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1answer
50 views

Trouble creating custom sanitization function when uploading video files

I'm trying to create a Theme Customizer control in Wordpress that will allow the user to upload an MP4 and WEBM video, and in doing so I need to create a sanitization option to verify the file type. ...
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1answer
36 views

How can I demonstrate themes well?

How can I demo Wordpress themes well? I'd like to avoid any undo labour or inefficiency. Perhaps one Wordpress for links to different themes (example.com/themes), and each link goes to a second ...
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2answers
109 views

How to add oEmbed support to my theme?

oEmbed does not seem to work on my theme. I simply see the bare URL. I haven't been able to find instructions on how to implement it. Thanks.
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56 views

Theme Loading Into Dashboard

I'm having this really weird, never seen before, issue ... whenever I visit the Dashboard, after about 3-5 seconds, my theme loads into the Dashboard layout. It's like the theme's stylesheet is being ...
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1answer
139 views

Create a theme by combining a parent and a child theme

I have an existing parent theme and a child theme. I have a need for one theme that has the power of the parent theme and the design of the child theme. Is there anyway to quickly combine these two ...
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26 views

Giving auto update functionality to my theme

I have created a free wordpress theme. I want to give the users the ability to auto update the theme from the dashboard if there exists a update in mysite. We can see that when we are using ...
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2answers
23 views

Automated Footer information

Working on a theme and I'd like the copyright and title texts on the footer to be automated. It works but the tittle switches to the current page instead of the website's main title when you switch ...
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3answers
656 views

Style.css redirects to 404 Page not found

I've just uploaded a wordpress site from MAMP to a live site. Exactly the same methods I usually use to upload them, including permalinks and all the usual PHPMyAdmin bits. This time the style.css, ...
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1answer
39 views

Image not displayed

I am using the following inside images-options which is linked to functions.php.When clicked on submit button it crashes in wordpress admin <th scope="row">Image 1:</th> <td> ...
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1answer
41 views

Migrated Wordpress site renders Chinese

So, I have no idea what happened, but I tried to migrate a WP site and for some odd reason, it just renders in all Chinese/Japanese. I've been working on this site locally, and it renders fine ...
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0answers
24 views

What's the policy for building a theme that doesn't support widgets/menus?

I'm developing a minimalistic theme, and my plan is not to include menus or widgets in it. The Theme Review page on wordpress.org states: Whether implementing required, recommended, or optional ...
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27 views

How to make theme elements customizable in wordpress?

In Wordpress there's a menu option called 'Appeareances'. I want to add (e.g.) a submenu 'header' there and then be able to customize the header from within wordpress (administration page). From what ...
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44 views

Acivate all themes multisite wide automatically

I have a multi-site running locally. And it annoys me that I have to activate themes individually until I can use them on the sites. I am super admin, what is the reason WordPress handles plugins ...
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1answer
823 views

“No Data Received” error in Chrome every time i try to update the theme functions file

Under Appearance --> Editor --> functions.php ( Theme functions ), whenever i try to modify a piece of code in it and click Update, i get this "No Data Received" error in Chrome. I never get this ...
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1answer
42 views

Echo all category names, apart from one

I've got this simple code, that creates breadcrumbs: function the_breadcrumb() { if (!is_home()) { echo '<a href="'; echo get_option('home'); echo '">'; echo ...
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30 views

Navigate with one button through a responsive wordpress page

You can take a look at Tessellate a HTML5 responsive template to see what I'm trying to accomplish. I love this theme and I'm especcialy interested in the way you can navigate with one button to ...
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2answers
179 views

How can one update a theme on a live site without interruption?

So i have a WordPress-based site with a custom Genesis child theme. Once the site goes live, we are obviously going to need to make changes periodically to the child theme's code — modifying CSS and ...
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11 views

Export links of custom created admin page

All right so i have created a page in the wordpress admin called Theme Options.When i export my files the links of these pages are not exported.I want the links that i have included in this page to be ...
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1answer
101 views

How to correctly load a different version of main menu based on the user language in WordPress? Is it a good solution?

I have the following problem developing a WordPress theme and I am here to ask you if this solution could be a good solution or if exist some better way to do. I have a custom WP theme and into this ...
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37 views

Minify style.php in head of index.php

I currently have a WordPress theme options page. I read all the theme options styles in style.php which I then include in the head of my website. Does anyone know how to minify this style.php file? ...
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1answer
80 views

First post of each category

I'm trying to create a simple loop, that gets the latest post of 3 selected categories. I've searched for something similar to learn from, but most are overly complex. At the moment, I have: ...
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1answer
47 views

How Does One Create a Global Variable Repository

This may have a simple answer but I would like to store all the variables I've declared ( or cached ) across my theme in a central file and serve then this file globally ( Similar to how get_header(), ...
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1answer
37 views

Change image size depending on page

I've got a simple photographic site and it uses large image sizes throughout. On the archive page, however, I've got about 35 posts each showing the first image of each. By default, the images being ...
2
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2answers
250 views

How can I position ShareThis buttons manually when using the plug-in?

In developing custom themes I have clients who want to use ShareThis for their social media. ShareThis offers a plug-in with a control panel that lets the client manage the buttons, style, etc. the ...
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1answer
239 views

Widgets not showing in my custom theme

I am developing this WordPress custom theme: http://onofri.org/WP_BootStrap and I am trying to insert a widget area under the Partner e Sostenitori section, but can't work. I have performed the ...
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1answer
29 views

Can I have two different theme for two different language?

I have to develop a multilanguage website using WordPress (Italian and English) and I want to know if I can have a theme for the Italian version and a differen theme for the English version. Can I do ...
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2answers
82 views

Get posts after calculating meta key

I have 2 meta fields for the posts, eg. meta_value and meta_count. Both are numbers. I want to divide meta_value by meta_count and based on the results I want to fetch the top 10 posts. So for ...