Theme Options allow a Theme author to give users the chance to change certain Theme features such as color and layout. The Theme Options Screen is only available if the active theme supports a Theme Options ability. In addition, this screen will likely be different for each Theme that enables and ...

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Multiple instances of Redux WP Framework [closed]

Is it possible to have multiple instances of Redux WP framework? Not subpages, i need multiple separate instances since 10+ subpages with tons of options is really really slow.
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Generating dynamic css into custom file [closed]

This is about running code on wordpress . The given code runs properly outside wordpress but when I put it on theme functions file it does not do anything. ob_start(); require('dynamic-css.php'); ...
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Is there any better way to reach get the options value with depth 3

This is how I am getting the option result right now: <?php $options_list = get_option( 'my_custom_fields_options', 'no value exists' ); $practice_areas = ...
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Change theme layout via “Appearance Customize Screen” on per user basis

I have added some options to the "customizer screen" in the appearance settings on the dashboard of my Wordpress Child theme. All works well by specifying additional headers and theme color options in ...
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How add built-in textarea in theme development?

How can I add built-in textarea instead simple textarea in Wordpress v4 like when I hit Post -> Add new in theme development? I need to add it to theme options page ...
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Getting the ID of header image, even when set to random

I was looking for a solution to reliably get the ID of the header image, either the user had choose a single or a random image. The only way i've found to do this relies on accessing a Wordpress's ...
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How to get DB options format without saving? [closed]

Using Unyson framework. I am getting theme options form data saved to a file. Was able to do that via ajax and JSON.stringify(form values in json format) problem I have is that the form data ...
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Filter the options page sections output

I have not found a way around this. It seems Wordpress does not offer this in the settings API. I have created a wordpress options page. I have attached options sections to the page. And then I have ...
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Dropdown pages in Settings API

I am working with theme option. There is dropdown option like this. 'memory' => array( 'type' => 'select', 'label' => __('Memory', 'fw'), ...
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Is there a way to activate different theme for specified users? [closed]

I'm looking to allow beta testing of a theme on WordPress site in production. I was thinking of a plugin to check if WordPress user has been selected for beta phase, and if this evaluates to true ...
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Dropdown list of Tags, Posts, Custom taxonomies in Options panel

I've been working with WordPress Settings API to create an options page for a plugin. Everything is fine except for displaying select dropdown lists and checkbox lists for WordPress tags, posts and ...
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Theme options are they necessary

So I have decided to use wordpress for a site. But just as I begun I realized that I might need options. Things as simple as logo, favicon and possibly some parallax settings. Is it necessary to have ...
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Updating a dashboard option from a page template

I know how to create a dashboard option, set a value to it in the dashboard, and retrieve this value from a page template. But is it possible to update this value not from the dashboard but from a ...
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Setting field not saving on front-end

I'm creating a theme option page and i try to display the values of two input in my front end : function register_my_header() { register_setting( 'header_options', 'header_options'); } ...
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Theme Options page not showing up in admin menu

I'm currently developing a WordPress theme and would like it to have a preferences pane in order to specify the user's Google Analytics tracking code for example. Following the instructions I got on ...
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What's the proper way to include inlined javascript-source?

I'm making a theme where I'm including a javascript-lib which wants to be loaded/instrumented with a potion of generated code at document.ready()-time. Generated because some theme-options are ...
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How to give site owner the ability to change to footer text via theme options (1 post)

I'm working on Settings API recently. Now I can add my theme options item in admin menu.I can register my settings and create my section and fields. And I think I can get the options using ...
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Using jQuery to retrieve customizer value

I am trying to use jQuery to retrieve a theme options (customizer) value: $wp_customize->add_setting( 'header_fixed', array( 'default' => true, ) ); ...
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Let user to add input fields on theme option page

I'm creating a Theme Option page for my own wordpress theme and I've been trying to create something like this on my option page It means my user(admin) can add any number of input fields (in this ...
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making available just some parts of theme option

I'm just starting to understand and learn about how Wordpress works. Now i'm trying to build a simple website (6 pages, gallery, slideshow) by using a downloaded from wordpress.org. The theme that I'm ...
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How to add a new menu item in “Twenty fourteen” theme?

I've created two menus inside of my theme's functions.php file: register_nav_menus( array( 'primary' => __( 'Top primary menu', 'twentyfourteen' ), 'secondary' => __( 'Secondary menu in ...
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How to reset (clear) theme settings

I'd like to reset (clear) theme settings (from customizer) while activating theme. For example a theme by default has red menu, links and links on hover. I use something like this: function ...
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Changing the layout of a custom options page

I've followed the guide here to create a custom options page for my theme using add_options_page. By default, these are arranged as a list: Ideally, I'd want these options arranged in a grid with ...
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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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Calling an custom field from theme option at the frontend

I am having trouble calling a field and displaying its content at the frontend from a custom theme option page. This is the code I am using to display my custom theme option at the backend ...
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Using get_option on radio buttons

I'm really stuck with this one! I have an options page where I presently take some data from input fields. E.g: <input type="email" name="mail" value="<?php echo get_option('email'); ...
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Make Theme Options Menu item more easily / directly accessible

Is there a way to make the Theme Options Menu more visible? It contains my client's many specific options, he will need to access it every once in a while. By default, it's pretty well hidden ...
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Theme Options page not saving data correctly

I am struggling to save the correct data in my themes options page. Here is my code in my functions.php file: <?php if ( get_option( 'everes_options' ) ) { $everes_options = get_option( ...
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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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Bring page from sub menu to admin menu in option tree

When option tree is installed the page "theme options" show under appearance. I want to bring it to top level menu item. i did a deep search and so far I found is: ot_theme_options_parent_slug ...
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Can you get the themes options page to turn on/off which custom post types are registered?

I have a theme that is being used for a multisite installation that will be used by 6 sub-brands of an organization. Each sub-brand will only require some of the custom post types set up by the theme ...
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get_option() vs get_theme_mod(): Why is one slower?

I've been using get_theme_mod() for some time in various projects of mine. I decided to take advantage of the Theme Customization API in WordPress v3.4 once it was available as I felt it was an ...
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The best place of the code for creating a robots.txt file

I'm using the Option-Tree framework for the options of my theme. Now I want to add the option to create and edit the robots.txt file. First, I have the function to get the content of the file or ...
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Is there a better way to define options for custom fields in an admin panel?

I've currently got this: $num = 1; while($num < 6) { register_setting( 'front_page_options', 'slide_title_'.$num ); register_setting( 'front_page_options', 'slide_description_'.$num ); ...
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Create a Theme Option with Google Analytics

I'd like to create a theme options page just to put a text area so my clients can add the Google Analytics code in the WordPress panel. I have looking for this, but I can't find anything specific ...
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How to extend parent theme sections and settings to Options Tree

I am developing a child theme based on a theme that use Option Tree for it's options. Is it possible to add a new section with my child theme settings to the already defined sections by parent theme ...
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Using update_option() and get_option() is echoing escaped strings

I'm using the Option API for my theme settings page. I use the $_POST data to update the options when the changes are saved. My issue is that the strings I send get escaped and when I use this code: ...
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How to escape custom css?

I'm creating a WordPress theme in which I've allowed users to add some custom css from the Theme Options. This css code then directly gets echoed out in the head section of the page, with the ...
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Google font doesn't show in theme option

I have implemented the following tutorial in my theme's option panel. http://wptheming.com/2012/06/loading-google-fonts-from-theme-options/ Every thing is working fine. But in the themeoption panel ...
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Theme-Option-Panel: Select List of Pages, Childpages and Posts

I just can't solve this problem: in the wp dashboard I want the user to have the option of selecting between all pages, sub-pages and posts (also custom-post-types) for displaying them in special ...
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Integrating Option Tree in my plugin

I am striving my best to integrate Option Tree plugin in my plugin, but couldn't integrate. Basically, when we want to integrate Option Tree in your Theme, you use below code in your functions.php ...
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PHP if have image display image, if else text

I'm a front-end web developer struggling with some theme option support. I am struggling to write a simple function in my header.php which allows me to do the following: "if user uploads an image, ...
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How to add the scheduled posts in existing content link in hyperlink

I am blogging with scheduled publication. Say, I have content "1" (complete and saved already) scheduled to be published tomorrow Now I have another content "2" (complete and saved already) ...
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How to make javascript work on theme options page

Gentlemen! I'm composing a theme options page for my WP theme. And I bumped into the problem of finding the proper way to introduce inline jQuery interactions to the page. Ideally for me in the ...
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How do I add new post formats to twenty fourteen theme?

I haven't used WP since 3.5 so forgive my rustiness. I am trying to customize a child theme of twenty fourteen for WP 3.9.1 to make it more like a corporate site rather than a magazine site. My ...
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Adding a theme option to the admin that lets me turn on/off a javascript file

I want to add a theme option to the Wordpress admin so that I don't need to commit code every time I need to "activate" (or deactivate by commenting out) an Optimizely javascript snippet I only want ...
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Which settings/options are saved on a theme-basis and how does this affect theme-switching?

I realized that when switching the theme (in my case to a child theme) some things don't stay the same: Widgets Menus At least this is what I found out so far: Widgets Don't lose widgets when ...
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Php file that doesn't recognize wordpress functions

I have a custom contact form that I am trying to process in other file: The form: <form method="post" action="<?php echo get_template_directory_uri() . '/templates/contact.php' ?>" ...
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Deactivate a plugin on wp version

I've creating a theme options page at the moment and was playing around with this function deactivate_plugins() I'm running wordpress 3.8.3 so running this code in my plugin should uninstall it. ...
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Sample Theme Options page for Multisite - what to consider

I used Theme Options page from the Tutorial of Ian Stewart in some of my WP site, and it works just fine. What I did externally was this (closest English Tuts). All those sites were single sites. But ...