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Displaying recent post excerpts on static front page

I'm trying to display a static front page with recent posts at the bottom. Specifically, I want to display just an excerpt from the recent posts, as would be returned by the_content() if I had a ...
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Using esc_url with a hard coded url

I've added following URL in my theme, but I have been informed that I must use esc_url(). I could not figure out, how can I use that function with following code? <a ...
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Can anyone tell some online tuts for plugin development for beginner? [closed]

I am new to WordPress Theme development. I want to learn plugin development.
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How to edit widget code to add unique class name to each div?

Code from existing widget: $get_featured_pages = new WP_Query( array( 'posts_per_page' => -1, 'post_type' => array( 'page' ), 'post__in' ...
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WordPress Google Maps in Custom Theme

So I'm building a custom theme and implemented the Google Map API so I can give it a cleaner feel and so on then the normal Google Map. I've run into a problem when implementing my Marker as I ...
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How to print from this Wordpress object?

I'm just trying to get the number of posts from a custom post type but I think a more pressing issue, for me, is that I'm not sure how to retrieve specific information from returned Wordpress objects ...
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What difference does it make if I use index.php as HTML wireframe versus writing each main template file as a full HTML document?

Assuming a website where page header and footer elements remain constant in every view: Due to WP's template hierarchy system, I could hard-code the general website layout in index.php. Then, I could ...
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Changing next and previous post link text

So I've been staring at the CodeX for about 10 minutes and can still not figure how to do this next and previous on a the post page. So I've added <?php next_post_link(); ?> and <?php ...
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Unique sequential reservation code

I have a situation where I'm re building a tour transfer reservation site, I've created the reservations cpt's and each time a user place a reservations this automatically post as a new reservation. ...
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Remove div element generated automatically from theme [closed]

I have a theme and I want to remove from it the following html content which is generated automatically: <div ...
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WP_Query arguments to fetch custom post type posts which are in certain category?

I've played around for hours but still can't wrap my head around the right arguments for a secondary WP_Query which shall fetch all posts of my_custom_post_type that are in the queried category. ...
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How to output wp_enqueue_style() in HTML head instead of footer

I added some actions to wp_enqueue_scripts to load my custom css and js files in the header section by using wp_head(); right before the closing </head> tag. function mytheme_scripts(){ // ...
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How to control initial wp_head() output?

I followed the common advise to use wp_head() in header.php and wp_enqueue_scripts() instead of hard linking css and js files in header.php. However, I realized that wp_head() outputs lots of stuff ...
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Include Parent functions.php in Child Theme functions.php

I'm trying to include my parents themes functions.php include into my child theme functions.php. I have a standard setup for a functions.php in my parent. This is what i have in my child themes ...
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Theme customizer live preview not updating correctily

So I'm trying to add an option so that the nav menu align's to the left, I do this by adding a. echo ' .item{float: left;}'; to the wp_head, but it only updates the live preview when I save and ...
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Template tags to display custom post type posts in category template?

I am developing a custom theme with custom post types involved. Custom post types have been defined via plugin 'Pods' (http://pods.io). When writing a category.php, I realized, that the standard loop ...
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How to seperate static phrases from template files in custom theme?

I am looking for best practise patterns how to separate static phrases (e.g. button labels, status messages) from the actual template files when developing a custom theme? It is not necessary to make ...
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Allow Shortcode in Theme Customizer

All theme dev who follows the wp guidelines properly, now uses ability of default wp customizer to customize their themes, instead of making a different theme option section the admin panel. But what ...
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Theme not uploading showing maximum upload size on live site

I have developed on theme which have integrated framework for theme options, visual composer and slider, it make the theme size nearly 11mb after compressed(zip) but while i want to upload the theme ...
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How can I include the js and css file of my custom theme dynamically in header.php

I am creating a simple theme in wordpress.The problem is that number of assets that are present in js and css folder are not same in every case i.e. the number of .css files in css folders may change ...
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How to override functions.php in child theme?

I have a theme and I need to override some specific parts|behavior of it specifically on the functions.php file. I know the best practice here is doing this at child theme by placing a custom ...
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The the_post_thumbnail without srcset?

The WordPress 4.4 adds multiple image sizes with srcset when using the_post_thumbnail function. Is it possible to get only one image size without srcset ? I understand that it is possible to add a ...
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loading blank white screen of slide

Slider loading with white bank screen. It may be problem with active class of the slider but I can find it for fixing. Here is the code --- <section id="main-slider" class="no-margin"> ...
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Does a premium / for sale theme need to go through the Wordpress approval process?

I am about to finish 2 themes for sale. Do I need to put these through the Wordpress.org approval process?
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How Can I Create a List of Values to Be Iterated Through via WordPress Customization API?

I currently have a theme with OptionTree installed. It is used to create a list of locations which are then visible in a dropdown in the header of the page. The display code with OptionTree looks like ...
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Javascipt issue on custom theme

First off I always seem to have trouble getting my JS to work with WP. Currently I need some help figuring out what is going wrong with my javascript and ultimately what I am doing wrong. I have this ...
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Redux Framework has an embedded demo. Click here to activate the sample config file

I developed the theme. Redux Framework configuration file located in the theme directory. Himself ReduX Framework I installed from the repository Wordpress using the TGM. But when I install a theme, ...
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When is the proper time to minify css and js with git workflow?

New to web development, and have been utilizing a git repository for my wordpress website. I maybe over thinking this but here goes... Currently, my workflow is as follows: Make changes locally and ...
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Custom Theme Bootstrap

So I've made my custom theme using Bootstrap and everything is working all good and well expect from when I put it onto a tablet device. The problem I'm having is the Navbar doesn't collapse when the ...
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How to create a backend for a custom theme?

Let's assume that there are six different pages in a website. Each page is different & only common part is header & footer. So how will you create back end such that most of the website can be ...
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How to change order of elements using a child theme

I am creating a child-theme to storefront, and for my specific purpose I want the meta information (tag, category, etc) to be available at the bottom of the page, and not right after the 'Add to cart' ...
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Programmatically set parent page for given pages/templates [closed]

I have a WooCommerce theme that I'm working on, and I'm trying to deal with submenus now. I'd like any product page (archive/single product/etc) to have the parent page 'Shop'. That way I can get the ...
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Change frontpage content via Wordpress

I just started to work with Wordpress (Theme Development) and due to awesome functions like bloginfo('description') and others my static homepage looks a lot like a regular site, but editable with the ...
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Where am I doing wrong in my theme menu?

Every thing works fine out of WordPress but the theme's dropdown menu doesn't work. Here is my functions.php code : register_nav_menus(array( 'primary' => esc_html__('Primary', 'codeha'), ...
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Custom Post Type Custom Taxonomy Term Template

I've a problem custom post type custom taxonomy term template. Wordpress: 4.4 Custom Post Type: theme First Custom Taxonomy: cms Second Custom Taxonomy: themes First Custom Taxonomy Terms: ...
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How to determine if the current file is loaded in a plugin or in a theme?

How to determine if the current file is loaded in a plugin or in a theme? A boolean PHP function.
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Change setting name in Customizer and keep the data

I created a theme while back when I was new to Customizer API and for some weird reasons I named theme settings as: $wp_customize->add_setting('thefunk_theme_options[header_color] Instead of just ...
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Extending Nav walker with Yamm menu

Here is my navigation code where only service tab should have col wise layout of menu. I am using bootstrap nav walker menu which is working fine for other nav except services menu which should have ...
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Place title (in correct place) above image with opaque background [closed]

I would like to display the title with opaque background above the images on a frontpage.php. I am able to display the title on top with margin:-#, and can add a transparent background with z-index ...
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How to Manually Code Shortcode?

I'm looking to insert a function which is otherwise denoted as a WP shortcode. The page is failing to display entirely when this code is inserted. Here is the full code which comprises the shortcode: ...
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How to add background image control to page admin controls?

I understand that each page is assigned its own class such as .page-id-22 & I can use that to assign a background image to it using the stylesheet but I've seen a theme that adds a control to the ...
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Implement content-nosidebar.php / content-leftsidebar.php

I've been trying to create Page Layout's so that the person using the theme to position the sidebar either on the left, right or have the page as a full width one. I've looked at another theme and ...
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How to add Space between sidebar and footer widget in Wordpress theme

How to add Space between sidebar and footer widget in word press theme.In bottom of our Site, I added footer and how can i increase space between sidebar and footer.Its very close and touching the ...
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Cannot get full thumbnail size using the_post_thumbnail

I cannot get the full (unmodified) image size using the_post_thumbnail( 'full' ); I have also tried: the_post_thumbnail(); It still returns the cropped image. I can see that the unmodified ...
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Broken template went invisible

I made my wordpress run local and copied a new template into the templates folder. After logging in to the backend i got the message that the active theme (the new one) is broken and its reverting to ...
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Return a css class in functions.php snippet (WP Job Manager)

How can I trigger a CSS login lightbox when clicking on the "sign in" button on the following page (Wordpress Demo)?: http://workscout.in/post-a-job/ This is the CSS class that I found: <a ...
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Strange Situation When Try To Retrieve Github Gist Using wp_remote_get

I have fall in a strange situation. Take a look at below code: <?php $args = array( 'headers' => array( 'Accept' => 'application/vnd.github.v3+json', 'Authorization' ...
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Redirect to specified page when insufficient permissions?

I am using a plugin to allow users access to specific posts, but for restricted users, it shows: You do not have sufficient permissions to access this page How can I redirect restricted users to ...
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Displaying Widget between body

This is my code <?php get_header(); wp_reset_query(); $width =1100; $height = 556; $image_url =''; if (post_password_required()) { echo '<div ...
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Widgets panel not displaying in the Theme Customizer

I am using the Theme Customizer to let users customize how their website looks. I noticed on the Twenty Fifteen theme there is a panel for Widgets. I have seen this on quite a few other themes too, ...