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Help need making decision. Ads rotating site on wordpress

Okey guys, I am little confused here. I am building a ads rotating site (specifically for jpgs/gif banners) for my client where people can add banners and create code to put in there site. My Plan ...
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How does one go about converting custom post type to post format?

I have a blog which uses custom post type 'aside' for aside posts. Now that wordpress has custom post formats, I want to use the 'aside' post format instead. Is there a way to convert post typess to ...
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Change “Thumbnail”, “Medium” and “Large” image sizes using functions.php?

Right now I'm using add_image_size to create the thumbnail sizes needed for my theme, completely bypassing the options in Settings > Media since I can't depend on users to enter the correct values ...
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Why WordPress developer still using timthumb and what are advantages using them? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What is your take: TimThumb vs. WordPress Thumbnails? The great debate Can you explain to me why timthumb is much better than WP image resizer inside wp core function? ...
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Check if tag, category or author on archive.php

i'm making a wordpress theme and want to use a single archive.php page in order to present posts under a specific author, a category or tag. Now, i'm doing it like : if (is_author()) { } if ...
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How to force unlink on attached/inserted images?

When users insert an image into the content, WordPress automatically wraps the image in a hyperlink that, when clicked, creates an "attachment" page showing only the image inside the theme. Can I ...
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All of my custom posttypes are 404'ing

All of the posts made within custom posttypes have suddenly become uneditable, and will 404 when you try to view them. The posts in the admin panel are greyed out (posts in the standard post/pages ...
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Is it possible to stop selected plugins from loading on certain template pages?

I have a template page that has form on that is only used once in my site. The form uses form validation using jquery validate plugin (such a great plugin). Once the cart66 Plugin is loaded, the form ...
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Is it possible to include an HTML flat-file website inside a WordPress theme?

Is it possible to include an entire flat-file HTML site (.html, folders/ and CSS) inside WordPress? Essentially, I want to host an HTML site, but have access to WP functions and plugins. Not to ...
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how to remove the gallery shortcode in wordpress?

Your `warmHome_cutstr` function causes in the inline stylesheet of the gallery to be displayed. See gallery-post.jpg.[http://themes.trac.wordpress.org/attachment/ticket/4560/gallery-post.jpg][1] To ...
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Finding the paragraphs in content

I am trying to create two functions, one that catches the first paragraph of some content, and one that catches the rest, but I have hit a bit of a conundrum. I have this in my single.php: <div ...
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Dynamic Image Links Depending on Excerpt/'Single Post' View

I'm working on a new Wordpress theme; the default index view displays the excerpts of recent posts. Some posts will be regarding file downloads, and include an image, description, and link to the ...
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Using the theme options to change background

how do I add some options to a theme? I would like to add support, in my thmes, for dinamically changing the page background. I don't even know how to start. I think I can break down this issue in ...
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Efficiency of wp_options vs a new table

I'm building a WordPress theme framework, that will likely have many options as development progresses. I found a related question: When is it appropriate to create a new table in the WordPress ...
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How to custom category template based on category?

My blog have 2 categories: Photos and Texts. I would like do customize the category template so that when it renders Photos post's, I want to show a thumbnail gallery and when it renders Texts ...
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Unwanted blank lines before <html> tag

I've a strange problem with an Autofocus theme. In my templates file, header.php, I've a code like this (and is correct) <!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0 Transitional//EN" ...
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How to display magic field's custom write panel in wordpress theme?

So here is the thing. I'm creating a site. A user can register in my site and post articles. The thing is I don't want separate admin area to post articles. I want to integrate everything in my ...
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Search Results not displaying for multiple word search

I've customized a theme and am having some problems with search results using multiple-word queries. Site is live at www.abetterworldbydesign.com Searching for a single word works as expected. ...
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Paging on a future post loop?

I am trying to get paging to work on my future post loop, but to no avail. I am getting no links, when I expect them at the bottom, for pagination despite there being several valid posts in the ...
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How to highlight current menu bar base on the URL?

================================== Home Contact About ================================== For example, The menu should looks like ================================== Home Contact About ------- ...
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WordPress Show Single Post on Home Page with previous/ Next Button

I am new to WordPress and recently doing some stuff with WordPress. I am using WordPress and want to make theme. I want to show a full post on the home page and at the bottom I want to show next and ...
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finding menu hierachy > wp_get_nav_menu_items

Hi I am building a menu using the code listed here. http://codex.wordpress.org/Function_Reference/wp_get_nav_menu_items Is there a way to suss out the menu hierarchy. As i can not debug this, it is ...
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Display future posts?

Is there a way to display posts, scheduled for the future? I want to use the published data as an event date and time, which is obviously in the future. I still would like to use these posts for a ...
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Hide wordpress plugins from list

I am using a couple of wordpress plugins for my theme, enabling them programmatically. I would not want the user of my theme to be bugged with plugin updates for these plugins, as well as viewing ...
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Insert Rich Text Editor in theme?

I'm building a custom front end form for my theme and I'd like to use the Wordpress TinyMCE Rich Text Editor for it. Is there an easy way to invoke it? Thanks!
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Turning Wordpress Into full-featured website?

I just took 2 coffees worth of caffeine and started a very big project: Turning a wordpress-engined blog with a custom theme into a full-featured website. Can this be done? Is this legal? Has this ...
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How to append to menu items selectively

I'm making this wordpress theme, and I need to create a menu that is vertical but its submenus are horizontal, like this: MenuItem SubmenuItem | SubmenuItem AnotherMenuItem SubmenuItem | ...
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Pages: frontpage.php, home.php, posts page etc

When do I use the following: home.php frontpage.php Under Settings > Reading Settings Front Page Posts Page I wish to clarify this as I find myself using "Placeholder Pages", empty pages just ...
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Custom fields for custom post types

I have a custom post type for portfolio. To create one, you need to create a page with a particular template that i'm making, named page-portfolio. Now, a portfolio post has custom fields as well. ...
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Add a new checkbox in theme options

I'm trying to add a new option to a theme options panel to hide/show the comments links in the theme template files. I've got the option to show up in the panel, but there's something wrong in that ...
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Second menu not showing

I am running WP 3.2.1 on a dedicated server and having a little trouble with a second menu. I have a menu at the top of the page which is working fine but I've added a secondary left menu to the left ...
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Multiple Content Shortcodes

I was trying to create a shortcode for a multiple tabs panel. The user can set the number of tabs, the titles and the content for each. It would be something like : [tabs number='4'] [tab ...
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Change the 'published on' text?

I am using the date and time in the post dialogue to log the date and time of future events, and would like to change the text to reflect that. Is there an action hook I can tap into to achieve that? ...
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Using password protection to load different page elements?

I have a page that is password protected, and I wish to removed some parts of the theme, and add others. Can I do that? Is there a check I can do in the theme files to see if a user has entered the ...
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Theme Development -> Specific Homepage

I am a beginner to starting a Wordpress template from scratch, so I am open to any helpful links or help that can be given to me :) Questions: What would this file be called front-page or home.php? ...
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add_action for admin_init hook with a parameter

In my theme, i want to create a generic way of inserting a meta box to a post, page, portfolio or other custom item. For now, this action is like : add_action('admin_init', ...
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Editing Footer Information

I just built a theme for a client. I am wondering what is the best way to make footer content editable through Wordpress. The footer info looks like this: Company Name Address Line 1 Address Line ...
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How can I make my website with wordpress having on-spot editing feature as compared to concrete5 CMS?

I hope you were easily able to understand my situation through the question. 1.Do we have any theme or plugin for on-spot editing the post by people or by me after the blog post is posted? 2.If ...
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How can I make a website with dynamic features with wordpress?

As I am a novice in web development field, I wanted to clarify some questions running in my head. I want to make a multilingual website with dynamic features. Dynamic features can be like anything ...
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Post & edit a post from front end along with upload, dropdown, and other inputs

I am following this tutorial to post from front end. I am able to post the title, content, category, tags, I would like to know is it possible to add more fields like in the image below. How to ...
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How to get Images included in Post

is possible to get images added to a post programmatically? I am working on custom template (my first) and I need to display Images added to a post in specific way.(first image as title image and the ...
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Wordpress loop not working on blog.php page

Well, i'm creating a wordpress theme, but i can't get wordpress loop to work correctly for some reason. This code works fine in index.php : <?php if (have_posts()) : while (have_posts()) : ...
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Hard-coded Audio Player

Continuing work today on my free theme and I'm trying to make it kick some butt. I would like to embed an audio player into the theme. Not a plugin, an embedded player. The functionality of ...
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How to alter the text of the post “Excerpt” box label in WordPress post editor?

My theme gives the site owner the option of using each post's "Excerpt" field to fill in the "meta description" tag for each page. It would be helpful if I can filter the text label and description ...
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Wordpress Shortcodes - Optional Styles

i'm creating some custom shortcodes for my wordpress theme. Shortcodes are by nature optional on pages/posts, but may contain css, js or other files. My question is, how can i enqueue css styles ONLY ...
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How to create full header but keep content narrow

I want to set a full header in wordpress theme, while i want to keep the content narrow (center). How can i do that? I'm trying like: <body> <!-- BEGIN header --> <div ...
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Change from all posts to specific categories post on main page?

How do I change my index.php to display only the desired categories posts in the main page ? I tought that changing this would workout but instead it just print nothing: query_posts( ...
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Add Plugins to Wordpress Theme

I'm creating a wordpress theme that I aim to sell at some point. Now, I've discovered that some of the wordpress.org plugins would be great for things that I want to do. They already hold much of the ...
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Twenty Eleven home page show only excerpt

I am using the brand new twenty eleven theme, my home page is set to show latest posts, but it displays the entire posts, I want to only show the excerpts, not the entire content, Here is the ...
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How to assign the default file at “Appearance > Editor”?

My theme has a custom.css file that I use to allow designer's to customize the it to their liking. However, when clicking on "Appearance > Editor", the style.css file is loaded there by default. ...