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Issue on Getting Images URL of the Post Gallery

I am trying to get the URL of the attached galley into the post on custom page layout called Gallery Page. I tried to use the code from Codex at This Page (get post gallery images). but I am not ...
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How to change i18n/l10n of #reply-title? (Old title: Comment reply link not working)

I'm developing a new theme and plugins for it. Unfortunately, the comment reply link is broken. Instead of moving the comment reply textarea, the page is reloaded by adding e.g. ?replytocom=2#respond ...
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Output unique taxonomy terms of posts inside a loop

I'm trying to dynamically populate a dropdown list of taxonomy terms (state is the taxonomy used) of a custom post type (product) on a search form. I can dynamically build the dropdown on it's own, ...
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add_settings_field() inside loop

Hey I'm trying to add textareas dynamically - so there's no fixed amount of textareas which are added. I tried it with anonymous functions inside a loop, but I just can't get it to work. Here's my ...
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Not getting author rank when using return

I am implementing a section in my website to get the top 5 authors using this code. function ranked_authors(){ $usrs = get_users('role=contributor'); $countarr = array(); foreach ($usrs as ...
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How to override wordpress native options with theme options

In wp-admin/options-reading.php there are options such as posts_per_page. How do I override it with my theme options page form? I tried adding a text field with the option name but it didn't work: ...
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How to prevent XSS attack in wordpress theme?

I am creating a WordPress theme. What should i do, to prevent XSS attack in WordPress theme? i did not found much about it for WordPress Themes.
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Remove Customize Background and Header from Appearance admin menu without CSS or JS

I am trying to remove background and header from appearance menu, but they don't seem to go away! I think it's because I have activated customize, but can I remove them anyway without using CSS or JS? ...
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AJAXIFY WordPress Theme Frontend menu

I have the next code in my functions.php add_action('wp_enqueue_scripts', 'my_frontendscript'); function my_frontendscript() { //registering script wp_register_script('frontendscript', ...
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Create a child theme from multiple themes

Is possible to create a child theme using various parents themes as template, instead of only a single parent? Example: The child theme will be called 'Light', and his parents will be the theme ...
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Compare the old get_theme_mod($name) to the new get_theme_mod($name) return value

I want to have this kind of validation in my code: if (/*OLD*/get_theme_mod($name) != /*NEW*/get_theme_mod($name)) { // do something.. } That code will execute after pressing the "Save & ...
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How to get the Clicked ID and output that ID data in another page

I am creating a WordPress theme. I created single.php, in which I have a button called "Watch Now". When "Watch Now" is clicked, it gets the ID of the current/clicked post dynamically using the ...
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What does this mean in wordpress? Easy question

Im digging wordpress and started to look into templates to be specific blank themes/frameworks for making custom themes. I found "HTML5Blank" and was going through source code and found something i do ...
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Using AJAX to return search form results

I'm trying to take user input from a search form, build a query based on user input, and then return relevant posts using AJAX. Right now, the form builds the select dropdowns properly. The form ...
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Password protected posts are breaking my layout

I am developing a theme and I am trying to bug test it before releasing it. I loaded up a sample XML file that includes password protected posts. These posts break my layout on index.php because ...
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Adding content inside the anchor tags within WordPress main nav

I'm using FontAwesome and hence I need to include some extra code next to parent menu options that have a sub-menu, such as: <li> <a href="">About <span class="fa ...
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Recommended tools for Theme Development with SASS [closed]

My question is - what are other people's processes in most efficiently developing WordPress themes that utilize SASS and what tools are you using? I also develop from multiple locations/machines (both ...
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adding action with in a class?

Is this possible? this class is Extension from another that trigger itself, so far any other hooks has work properly such wp_enqueue_script or apply_filters. But this functions just don't work and it ...
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Making a string translation ready (with some html in it) [duplicate]

A simple text string is made translation ready as: _e('Simple string','textdomain'); But how to make the string translation ready with some html in it, eg: simple string with a <a ...
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how to insert content into wp_head after loop_end

I'm trying to access the info on a post, so I can get the post title and post content so that I can generate the respective OG tags to put in the header. Problem is that the info is only avaiable ...
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Removing non native customizer settings from a child theme

For removing settings, controls and sections of the customizer, we can just simply use the remove methods like this: function remove_custom($wp_customize) { $wp_customize->remove_setting('id'); ...
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Theme Options Page - User Updates Logo

I'm a newbie to WordPress Development so bear with me. Site: https://wordpress-portfolio-zacnespral21.c9.io/ On the site above I would like to add an option in the themes options page for the user ...
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How do I include pre-installed images in a theme?

If I made a theme or converted an HTML one into Wordpress, how do I include images so that they sort of come pre-installed with the theme? Is there a way to do it by pre-programming it or the only ...
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How to create custom page templates with default page layout framework?

I'm writing a custom theme. Most of the content will use the regular index.php, header.php and footer.php. The index.php looks like <?php get_header(); get_sidebar(); ?> <div ...
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Show posts from all categories

I have a site with 5 different categories, each of them with a notices section. I would like also to have another section to see the latest notices from any category. So far, I figured out that I can ...
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Add option for administrator to submit link

I created a theme, and the theme have social icons in the header, now i want a theme feature, where administrator can link their profile to social icons that I have on my theme. I researched on this, ...
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How do I get a parent theme modification from a child theme?

I've built a child theme, and I would like to reuse some of the settings created by the parent. I hoped this would be as easy as get_theme_mod( 'setting' ) inside the child theme, but that returns ...
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Blog styling in SASS

Every so often I get a request like this: "Build a site using WordPress as the CMS [easy...]. Oh and we'll have a standard looking blog thrown in. No need to worry about styling, the default look ...
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Protecting work on client's web host

I am taking on a freelance job making modifications to a client's already existing website/Wordpress theme. What is the best way to work on the client's current web host without putting myself at risk ...
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get_page_template returning nothing

I run this code in front-page.php as well in category-foo.php <?php echo is_page_template( 'front-page.php' ) ? "yes" : "no" ?> and get both times "no" printed i tried as well <?php ...
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Theme files encoded/converted to random numbers and letters. Is it possible to fix it?

I've been working on this theme for a few months now, locally, and today, I opened up the project and some files were "encoded" into random letters and numbers. Not all of the files, just a few, but ...
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My customizer's setting doesn't set to the default and needed to click the control's “Default” button before it'll be set

Here's my sample customizer's setting and control: $wp_customize->add_setting( 'themename_img', array( 'type' => 'theme_mod', 'default' => ...
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License of the used Bootstrap Theme is not GPL compatible

I have made theme using material design html & css https://github.com/FezVrasta/bootstrap-material-design. But my theme is no getting approve because License of the used Bootstrap Theme is not GPL ...
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Coding color opacity options in theme options admin panel

I wanted to give the user the ability to change the opacity of a navigation menu background color from the theme options admin panel. I have already been able to achieve giving the user a color ...
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How can my theme allow users to take advantage of advanced html tags in posts

Not sure how to phrase this question. Let me paint a simple Wordpress setup for single.php: <div id="container"> <?php the_content(); ?> </div> But what if, inside ...
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Custom taxonomy page template

I'm working on my own wordpress theme for the first time. I registered a new post type with custom taxonomy, but I can't display the posts by terms. I duplicated the archive.php and renamed it to ...
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wpmail in conditional statement in theme template

I am using a theme which uses PostRelations to create courses, lessons and plans. A plan can be set for a certain period such as a month, year etc. The plan expires when this period is over. I am ...
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Menu for Showing the Children of 2nd Level Menu Items on 2nd & 3rd Level Pages

The title may be confusing, but please follow along. I have a 3-tier menu. There are the parents (1st tier), and some have children (2nd tier), and some of those children have children (3rd tier). I ...
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Building URLs with Custom Post Type

Here is my current dilemna. I have created two custom post types, Verticals and Products. The Products information is fed into the Verticals and there is an interior nav with anchor links that ...
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Save the outputted image into the Media Library, with a different filename and extension

For example, I have this "/image.php" file in my "/theme-directory": header ('Content-Type: image/png'); $im = @imagecreatetruecolor(120, 20) or die('Cannot Initialize new GD image stream'); ...
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Getting Permalink within the loop

I have a (Roots/Sage-based) theme with a home.php template override and on that page am displaying excerpts and featured image for each post. <?php while (have_posts()) : the_post(); ?> ...
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Featured Image Module Randomly Disappears

I've been running into an odd problem on our WP blog that has me befuddled. I custom built the theme we use and I enabled Featured Images by adding the following line to the beginning of the ...
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Replaceing _custom_background_cb

I'm making a theme where I'm adding support for the custom background feature with this standar function: // fig. 1 <?php function custom_theme_support() { ...
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How to assign navigation menu to certain location with Settings API?

Using the code below, one can assign a menu with id $term_id_of_menu to 'primary-menu' location. $locations = get_theme_mod('nav_menu_locations'); $locations['primary-menu'] = $term_id_of_menu; ...
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Best strategy for providing theme options using customizer

I am making a free distributable theme and I wish I could provide theme options in the best possible way. I have doubts (mostly about widgets) and sidebars. Here we go: Is it a good idea letting the ...
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Pull request in Wordpress repository?

I have to translate a theme adding translation files (.mo and .po). After it, I would like to contribute adding such translation to the theme repository. Is there any kind of pull request in ...
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There's an image named g.gif somewhere in my WordPress site

I am looking for this pixel which appears full width in my mobile site, so I want to remove it. Image URL: ...
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Best practice: What belongs in theme and what in plugin for large eCommerce website

I am about to create a large custom eCommerce website that does not fit within WooCommerce. (Most of the times I use WooCommerce for eCommerce.) It has also a completely custom design. However I know ...
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How to organize functions.php content

When building custom themes, I often add my own functions inside functions.php: <?php function my_function() { // Do something... } Should I organize all my custom functions ...
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use add_action('wp_head') in a widget for generating dynamic CSS styles

I have been working on a 'Custom Pop Links' widget for use in a theme which is ready for distribution. User can change the color of a link using a color picker inside widget. Untill now, I used inline ...