Themes create the public (front-end) interface for a WordPress site.

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Prevent WordPress updates from overriding custom language translations?

my site's language is persian and persian is a right-to-left language. Wordpress has a default installation package for this lang but for some cases like very bad translation for dashboard or default ...
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wp_update_comment not working

I've created a custom comment editor and for some reason, wp_update_comment is not working. It returns 1, which means it should have been successful but it's not actually updating anything. Listed ...
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Why when I create a new post I found 2 record related to this post into the posts database table?

I am very new in WordPress development and I have a doubt about the WP database table named posts I have observe that when I create a new post (into the WP administration panel) are created 2 record ...
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Where is stored the Publish date value for a post?

I have to do a massive change in the database and I need to know in what field of what table is stored the publish date value of a post. Using phpMyAdmin I see that each record into the wp_posts ...
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Why in this archive page that call query_posts() function show only the last 10 posts?

I am pretty new in WordPress theme development and I am finding 2 problem with this posts archive page: http://lnx.asper-eritrea.com/archivio/ The previous page have to show ALL the blog posts into ...
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Why WordPress architecture is not pure object oriented and it don't use MVC pattern? [closed]

I am pretty new in WordPress and PHP development (I came from Java and C#) and I am a bit astonished about how WP is structured. Coming from Java and C# I'm used to work on totally object oriented ...
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Where can I access my custom page template?

I understand that to create a new page template, all I have to do is create my custom template (in this case, page-custom.php) file, and save it in wp-content/themes/mytheme/. However, where can I ...
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Take control of WordPress before functions.php

I'm developing theme and I want to make page cache of static pages in my WordPress theme (and basically I know how to implement it) The problem is that when making theme - the first time when I "get ...
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How to obtain the current website URL in my theme?

I am working on a custom theme and I have the following doubt about how to correctly insert the link to some section of my website into the theme. If you open this link you can understand what I need ...
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Syntax error when I try to insert my loop into an unordered list? [closed]

I am very new in PHP and WordPress development and I have the following problem trying to insert some HTML code into the posts loop. I tried something like it: <?php if (have_posts()) : ...
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Adding Page/Post Attachment Capability to the Media Edit Screen

Is there a way to add the page attachment capability to the edit media screen? So if I add/edit a media item, I can also attach/re-attach it to a page.
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Differences when using the the_time and the_date functions

I have some doubts about how work the WordPress the_date() functions definied into general-template.php In a page I show the posts archive using this code snippet into a loop: <article ...
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How to show the posts list into a static page? Problems to use the loop into a static page

I have the following problem: I have to create a posts archive into a static page. So I have created this page template containing the loop to interate on my posts: <?php /** * Template Name: ...
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Can I show also the post date using the wp_get_archives() function?

I am pretty new in WordPress theme development and I have some doubt about the wp_get_archives() function: http://codex.wordpress.org/Function_Reference/wp_get_archives In my website I have create ...
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How to create a posts archive page showing only the date and the post title

I have the following question about how to create an archive page on my website. As you can see opening this link: http://lnx.asper-eritrea.com/ Under the header slideshow I have 3 boxes, the second ...
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WP Load post with ajax and apply isotope

I ma using Ajax Load More to get my posts and show in a frontend, then I have applied isotope to the items. When I first show some items and applied isotope, it's working perfectly. But When second ...
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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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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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Iris color picker

i try to implement Iris color picker in my wordpress theme and it works fine, but when i include the Iris color picker's files i can't call a custom function via a tag. this is the Iris color picker ...
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save prevision data in the database on theme activation

I developed a theme for my client. Theme have predefined posts, pages and sliders etc. when some one activate the theme, theme does the following steps on theme activation action hook. 1:- Empty the ...
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Detect error 404 page to find out the issue

I have a wordpress website, which when I visit www.mywordpress.com/test/setup it throws an error 404 page. Which class in wordpress handles the request dispatching?
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Internal Server Error 500 with Custom PHP file

I am trying to create a gallery with multiple sortable albums since there are so many pictures. I am doing this by enabling categories on media items, looking up a specific category, gettings all the ...
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Add all typography options with options tree

I'm new to WordPress theme development, and I had to create a theme with options tree. I have successfully add some options with options tree plugin in my Wordpress theme. But I am really stand when ...
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Bestway To Define Theme and Plugin path and url

I am in a mess.I know this is a silly question.You see the theme path is not so good.So is there any other way?How can I use get_template_directory() here? // theme folder path if ( ! ...
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Show sidebar from custom meta value

I want to show sidebar from meta value.Basically I am using wp-page-widget.Now I want to show the active widget.Since I am working on one page template so general procedure will not work. Upon ...
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Overide enqueue in non plugable function via child theme

I am trying to override a non-plugable function using the information on this page but it seems to have no effect. Can anyone see what's wrong. My code is remove_action('wp_print_styles', ...
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Combining the Edit Media Screen with the Links Manager?

Is there a way to somehow integrate the link manager into the media edit screen? So if a user uploads or replaces a media item, they can also add the media's attachment link to a link category from ...
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Single Featured Image Repeating

I am attempting to create a listing of Blog Posts by Date(Month) and show the featured image for each. <div id="datePostTime"><h2>Posts for <?php echo get_the_date('F, ...
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wp_footer hook only working on homepage not in other pages

I try to output a javascript code in wp_footer hook but it is not printed in all pages it is working in home page only. I have checked for the presence of wp_footer(); function in footer.php it is ...
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Recent posts with comment count in “Sidebar” template [closed]

I tried this code, but it totally broke my site. I suppose it's because I'm doing something wrong in the WP_Query's sacred posts context in the sidebar template. Could some WP guru please correct this ...
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Integrating jQuery mobile page transitions with my theme

I'm trying to integrate jquery mobile page transitions using the advice on this site I have a functions.php file: function theme_js() { wp_register_script( 'jquery.mobile', ...
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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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// File Security Check from WooCommerce [duplicate]

// File Security Check if ( ! empty( $_SERVER['SCRIPT_FILENAME'] ) && basename( __FILE__ ) == basename($_SERVER['SCRIPT_FILENAME'] ) ) { die ( 'You do not have sufficient permissions to ...
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What is best practice for writing/using custom PHP classes in a theme?

I want to use a custom PHP class in my theme, however I am not sure where to add it. Is there best practice used by the community for including PHP classes with a theme or is that an individual ...
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How to show only the date, the title and a little “summary” of my WordPress post in my custom theme?

I am pretty new in WordPress theme development and I have the following doubt about how show posts into a page. I have this page belonging to an old custom legacy blog that I am build again using ...
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Generate activation url

For my registration I am using custom registration form.It works fine.It sends email with username and password. What I am looking I want to generate url so that when user click it automatically ...
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What file have I to create in my custom WordPress theme to show all the post belonging to a specific category?

I am pretty new in WordPress theme development and I have the following doubt. I am working on this custom theme: http://lnx.asper-eritrea.com/ Into this website upper horizontal main menu I have a ...
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What exactly do this function declared into functions.php file of a WP theme?

someone can help me to understand what exactly do this function declared into the functions.php file of a theme? function exclude_featured_tag( $query ) { if ( $query->is_home() && ...
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Get entered value of customiser field for live preview

As per the codex, this question an probably any tutorial on the theme customiser out there, you get the value of a customiser field with the following code: ( function( $ ) { //Update site ...
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is_dynamic_sidebar always returns true while using Jetpack visibility

If I have any widgets in the sidebar, even if the jetpack visibility is set to not show on that page, is_dynamic_sidebar return true. Here's the code in my theme functions file: add_action( 'init', ...
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Is it possible to share WP database over Dropbox?

I'm developing WordPress themes on multiple machines right now: Windows & XAMPP, MAC + MAMP My themes are shared on Dropbox and are prefectly synced between all these machines (don't worry, ...
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Display recent posts on front page

I am new to theme development in wordpress i am working on a theme, i have a front page on which i want to display only the most recent 4 posts of any category to be displayed my code for this is ...
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Trouble with conditional tags

I've got some code I want to run on every page other than the blog page and the archive page. If I use <?php if ( !is_home() ) { ?> The code correctly doesn't show on the blog page. If I ...
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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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current_user_can not always working properly

I have a custom Wordpress theme that includes a members only section. In order to implement this, I have the following code at the top of my restricted pages. <?php if ( ! current_user_can ...
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GrandParent ,Parent, Child issue

I have the following GrandParent -Parent01 --Child -Parent02 --Child --Child -Parent03 --Child I wish to find a solution that when Im on the Grandparent page, that it will only return the parents ...
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WP_Query issues with argument posts_per_page

I have a query that displays the names of donors as well as a dedication. It displays using a date meta query. $args = array( 'post_type' => 'donors', 'order_by' => 'id', 'order' => ...
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How can I optimize this code? [closed]

I have an Advanced Custom Fields Checkbox that I'd that I need to do some checks on. If a checkbox is ticked in the back end, it outputs an appropriate image on the front end. I've got some code that ...
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WordPress 3.9 two menus in same position?

I have a new WordPress theme and I want to add extra menu, but as WordPress 3.9 allows only one menu to add in one position/places in theme? How can I add two menus in one position? I purchased the ...
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Wordpress Footer Widget Processing

I made a sidebar in wordpress and have widgets in it, I want to process them one by one so that I can set their locations in theme according to me. Example: If I have a 3 widget in my footer ...