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Rewrite Question Mark in Post Template with URL Parameter for clean URLs

I use following code (Source) to change the single post template via url parameter: function sjc_add_query_vars($vars) { return array('template') + $vars; } add_filter('query_vars', ...
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The problem with Wordpress Importer

I've tried many times to upload theme-unit-test-data.xml from http://codex.wordpress.org/Theme_Unit_Test But when I'm trying to upload this file in WordPress Importer it gives me an error saying: ...
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What might cause a featured image not to display?

I'm writing a child theme for the editr theme and the featured image is not displaying for a new post. The featured images do display for demo content. For the new post, the following markup is ...
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Using wp_add_inline_style without a stylesheet

I need to add custom inline styles to the header of a custom theme I'm creating. I've come accross the wp_add_inline_style() function, which works but doesn't really suit me as it depends of a ...
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Why is including all your files within a theme folder important?

Alright, I know it is important. It keeps things organized and allows you to port your theme over pretty quickly without any problems. However, I have another developer who does this frequently, ...
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How to reorganize the items returned by wp_list_comments()?

I'm new to WordPress theme development and learning by building a new theme of my own. I want to reorganize the items returned by wp_list_comments(). I created comments.php in my theme folder and it ...
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Allow users to label or classify or group posts accoring to their own criteria

Is it possible to allow individual users to group posts according to their own personal classifications. Say one user wanted to class groups by read and unread ... or 'to read' or 'shared' etc. ...
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User autonomous tags for custom post types

Is it possible to create a taxonomy ( or other ) system such that each user on a WordPress system could have an autonomous tag setup which they could use to order custom posts. For instance: There ...
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How to Use WordPress Color Picker API in Custom Post Type Metabox

I have a Custom Post Type called "Banner" which has a custom Meta box with two advanced fields "Title" (text Field) and "Color" (color Picker). Can you please let me know how to use the WP Color ...
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Specify Image dimensions

i ran a performance report for my website (gt metrics) and i realize the image dimensions are not set and i missed to specify height and width attributes. Basically the theme had already some images ...
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Custom text in header.php as page of edit field

I been creating a template from scratch in wordpress and now I have a template header with a image in it a text/ subheader text. And below that all some info text. What I want is that I can change ...
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Should I use language_attributes() or bloginfo(“language”) in html tag

I heard there is two ways to put the language attribute into the html tag. The two ways are: <html <?php language_attributes();?>> and <html lang="<?php bloginfo("language"); ...
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Seeing multiple CSS versions

I've tried Googling this, but I've no idea how to fix this. I am not versioning my CSS and yet I constantly see this versioned CSS and it makes all the styles show up twice and it's really frustrating ...
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background_image support multiple image size?

Does background_image support showing multiple image sizes like feature image? I can see multiple files were created when I uploaded a file. How do I use those images or does background_image not ...
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After theme change the menus have to be manually linked to the corresponding theme location

When publishing a new version of a theme after I upload and select the new version of the theme the menus aren't visible on the site anymore. Everytime I have to link them to the corresponding theme ...
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Mix and matching themes?

Okay, so I have a bit of an issue. I have customized a theme for someone, but they have decided they would like to use a different theme (I suppose for what the theme itself has to offer), but they ...
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Override customizer values on a per-menu base

suppose I have a few options in the theme customizer, and I might want to show for example 5 different categories listing menus in the site. In the customizer I can set options for all of those, ...
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Get info (url) from already enqueued styles

I am building a theme and using Easy google fonts WordPress Plugin. I created several typography controls within Theme Customizer for Post content,Post header, Author page content, Single Post ...
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how to make a new page affected by a theme's index.php layout?

I need to create some new pages for my website e.g. Gallery, Audio collection, etc. I want them to have a layout similar to my theme's index.php. How can I do this so that the layout updates for the ...
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How do I add a New-Post widget to my primary sidebar?

I am trying to modify the twentyfourteen theme by simplifying and deleting most of its widgets. I have done this successfully for the toolbar, but one of the widgets I would like to keep is the one ...
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Can I Set Up Session in WordPress Custom Page

I am trying to set up a login system and Contact form for Fornt End Users of my Custom WP Theme. I need to create some Ajax Post method and Send the input values to server like Captcha and User Inputs ...
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How to display different content on page based on parameters sent for index.php

I have created a novice WordPress theme. On the main page that is structured based on index.php (not index.php of the site root, but rather index.php within my theme folder). The problem I have is as ...
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Custom meta box in custom post type not working

As a wordpress newbie I am having problems in adding custom meta box in my "slider" custom post type which I used in some old wp theme. I'm getting a warning: Warning: call_user_func() expects ...
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How to copy data from user profile page (profile.php) to theme customizer

i am trying to figure out how to copy data from user profile page (profile.php) to theme customizer. i want to copy some data from some fields, when theme is activated. and stored the data in theme ...
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Query custom post type and showing its content

I am a newbie in developing wp themes and having troubles showing my cpt. I added new cpt in my functions.php file: // Creates Testimonials Custom Post Type function testimonials_init() { $args ...
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Category page with posts from 2 different childcategories

I have a category and will query posts from 2 different child categories see below. This is my structure 1 category - 1.1 category <- her we are (on this category i will show the posts from ...
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how to set more than one menus to the same theme location

In my theme i need to display different left side menus on different pages. so i register a secondary menu too by this register_nav_menus( array( 'primary' => __( 'Top Menu' ), ...
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Wrong path for theme assets

I'm working on a WordPress project, starting from Mark Jaquith's WordPress-Skeleton repository, using MAMP. I cloned the repo, updated the WordPress submodule, created a database and updated the ...
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Displaying details of a post in a sidebar

I am developing a wordpress theme but m still new into and was learning. Basically, its a theme for resource website which provides web templates. In my theme i've created a details section in sidebar ...
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customize functionality of share buttons under each blog post [closed]

i am working on a magazine theme design and i wanted to know how the thumbs-up button functionality under each blog post found at http://www.movenourishbelieve.com/ is implemented. i am using a ...
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How to add a blog feed to a custom main page?

I would like to add a blog feed to a 4-section main page; header, content, blog feed and footer. I'm using WP 4.0 and a child theme for the TwentyFourteen theme. I'm unsure wether I should place the ...
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WordPress Filtering Custom Post Type by Metadata and Search Heirachy

I have a custom Post Type called cptMovie which has two Custom Field (Metadata) "Language" and "Box office" assigned to it. I also have a Custom Taxonomy called movieTax with 4 tax Terms "Action", ...
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get_term_link is Ending to single.php

I have a template like this: page-movie.php taxonomy-movie.php taxonomy.php and I am using the get_term_link() at page-movie.php to list and link from the indexed page into List of all Custom ...
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LOST in WP Template Hireachy

I am trying to create a Custom Theme which is supposed to list and dialysis Custom Post Types First Base on Taxonomy and In next page List and Display Them based on Taxonomy Term which linked from the ...
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Issue On Displaying Pages with Post Name Permalink

I have a simple Theme like below Right now when I navigate to localhost and site root directory I am able to see content from header.php , footer.php and page.php. then, I simply generated some ...
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If it is a top level category show children otherwise show sibling categories

I found a great piece of code for my category.php file to list categories for a specific taxonomy (not tested). BUT - how can I change the code (or achieve it) to show the default Wordpress categories ...
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Issue on Getting Custom post type Thumbnail's URL

I need to get the URL for Custom post type Thumbnail and assign it to the_post_thumbnail('', array('class' => 'group1 img-responsive', 'href' ...
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Issue on Counting CPT's Under Taxonomy Term

I am using this code to count number of Custom Post Type $tax_terms = get_terms($tax, $args); foreach ($tax_terms as $tax_term) { echo '<li>' . '<a href="' . ...
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Not Able to Display Metabox Saved Checkbox and Selected option After Save/ Update

am using this code to create a Metabox for CPT. Now I am able to view the updateded / saved Text input on post but the Checkbox and selected options return null after save or update. Can you please ...
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How To Pick Custom Size Of Uploaded Image In Theme Via the_post_thumbnail();?

I am designing a magazine style theme and I want different image sizes as to show on index.php page. Now for this, I am using <?php the_post_thumbnail( array(100, 100) );?> but it is picking ...
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Editing attributes of ul and div by wp_nav_menu

According to documentation of codex site, the code $defaults = array( 'theme_location' => 'header-menu', 'container' => 'div', 'container_class' => 'navCtrl', ...
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Customizer: Unique identifier that distinguishes which image upload control is uploading an image

In the Theme Customizer, I've got a custom add_action('wp_handle_upload', 'upscale_responsive_bg_imgs') which upscales responsive background images when uploaded from the theme customizer. It's ...
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How to avoid Ajax in wordpress theme in making mulitple request?

here is my function that make request, When ever page loads this scripts makes multiple request in front end making web site load very slow. function enqueue_scripts_styles_init() { ...
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Output richtext metabox value

I have rich text metabox.When I echo the out put it shows html tags.If I write <h1>Hi</h1> in editor metabox it ouput the same.My works so far <?php $valueeee2= ...
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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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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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Support for new language packs in WordPress 4.0

WordPress 4.0 added a new language pack system. Is there a guide or api documentation or an article about this that you are suggesting to read? I only found translations_api in codex.
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theme_mod and option type in WP_Customize_Manager's add setting API

The WP_Customize_Manager's add setting API support the type argument: type Optional. Specifies the TYPE of setting this is. Options are 'option' or 'theme_mod' (defaults to 'theme_mod') What is the ...
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Load slideshow.css file only if Slideshow is checked / on

I use <?php if ( get_option('mytheme_slider') == 'checked') { get_template_part( 'partials/slider/slider-java-script' ); } ?> to include the slider-java-script.php template part into my site. ...
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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 ...