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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How To Display Value from Theme Options Field in Front End Template?

I put this code into my functions.php https://gist.github.com/corvannoorloos/4703066 and it work nice. Now I want to display value from Sample Select Options filed in some front-end templates. How ...
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Best practice (forward compatibility) for theme options

So here is what I'm wondering... You all know about Option-tree and similar frameworks that theme authors are using for their theme option pages. You also all know that since 3.4 WordPress introduced ...
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qTranslate with my own theme and settings

Basically I have my own theme and my own settings page. In that settings page I have a textfield which contains a Welcome Text to show at the top of the website. Now, I want this theme to works with ...
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Modify Redux Framework Options in Child Theme

I have a wordpress theme that I am modifying the look and feel by making a child theme. The parent theme I am using uses the redux framework. Im a bit new to using filters and hooks, but I want to ...
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Who To Create Option Page For This Simple Plugin

I know how to write WordPress plugins but I have no idea how we could create an option page for our plugin. I read lot of tutorials but I still have no idea about creating option pages. So just for ...
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Can I call Options Framework in footer.php?

I have integrated the Options Framework into my theme. Can I call of_get_option(...) in footer.php?
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Slightly modified options framework Colour picker

I'm using slightly modified options framework for a theme I'm working on, I have used this before with other themes but never had a need to use the colour picker. I need to be able to allow the user ...
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Shortcode are not working in Option tree textarea

I am using option tree. In textarea, i place shortcode [layerslider id="1"] its not working, i also found same post replied by plugin author allow shortcodes in textarea in option tree applied ...
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Setting a new default template for the creation of a page

Right off the bat I would like to say that I am a WordPress noobie, so I'm really sorry if I infuriate you. I've recently taken over the management of a clients website an have been sent a request to ...
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Using widgets on an options page?

hopefully someone more experienced can help me out with this idea I've got... I'm working on a new theme, and I'd like this to be widgetised. I've done this before using the regular widgets/sidebar ...
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Redirect user if theme option swich is selected

I'm using SMOF for my Theme Options. I added a switch option in case of the administrator wants to change the homepage (whatever it is) to other page (in this case, a "coming soon" page). If don't, ...
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Editor role cannot save custom theme options

There's a few questions on this site referencing this issue and I've read them and applied the proposed solutions to no avail. I've made a very simple theme options page that appears for the Editor ...
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How to support letting users add their OWN logo to a custom theme?

I am a rookie theme developer (3 months in) and I am trying to figure out how to implement the following functionality: The theme I am building has a logo which I would like for users to be able to ...
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Creating a theme options page

I'm currently using Ian Stewart's A Sample WordPress Theme Options Page trying to create an inputfield and two textareas. Probably overlooking something somewhere I seem to be having some ...
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Update Specific Key Value in Complex `wp_options` object

This should b really easy but I can't find reference - easy points for someone! I have an option in my wp_options table, and need to set it via update_option(). I just can't find the correct syntax ...
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Calling information from my theme options page

I'm setting up a theme options page, I used it on a previous theme and thought i could easily just copy it over to the new one. <?php $options = get_option( 'sample_theme_options' ); ?> ...
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Cannot Save Data to the wp_options table using the wp_editor

The following code I have written is not saving the data to the wp_options table: function create_company_paragraph_1(){ ?> <p>Write the text you want to be displayed in the first ...
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How do I display a WP Option from an array?

I have a problem displaying the data that I am successfully saving to my database. function create_input_twitter_option() { $options = get_option('global_options_arraykey'); ?><input ...
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How to enable/disable a hook with theme options

I am trying to use this function to add maintenance mode feature by adding this in my theme's functions.php and I am trying to use my theme options to enable/disable it. I realized when i ...
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Give Editor Access to Custom Theme Options

I have a theme-options.php file and am trying to grant Editor users access to edit it. I've managed to give them access to the page itself by modifying the parameters in this function to include ...
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Creating an advanced searchform based on select boxes

I am trying to create a WordPress website where a user can post a car that he is trying to sell with contact details for it. I have most of the things figured out about how this website will work. My ...
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Is it possible to have controls side by side on the Theme Customizer?

The theme customizer presents all the controls one after other in a vertical order. Is it possible to have them side by side? From: -------------------- | control 1 | -------------------- ...
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Create a comments template for custom post types

Is it possible to create a comment template for custom post types? I want the wording for comments on a custom post type to be different for wording on a regular wordpress post. I tried ...
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Set option to show the slider in post - WP

In the WordPress admin/dashboard under "Add New Post", I want to set an option for if someone wants to show posts in a slider: Yes/No. And upon the option I need to do something like this in the ...
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How To Add New Option Types To Option Tree?

I am using option tree in theme mode and child theme mode and I am trying to add new option types. The new option types will be based off of the post-select option type, but will only list posts from ...
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What are the advantages and disadvantages of Option Tree over the Customization API?

I'm relatively new to WordPress theme development, and I had to create a theme with options available. I did a Google search to see what are the possibilities, and I read articles about such, and read ...
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Using an if statement in the theme customizer page

I am slowly but surely chipping away at my first wordpress theme. I tried to make all of the aesthetics have different options, but well categorized so it is not overwhelming. So in my theme ...
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Blogname and Blogdescription in Pagelines DMS Options Panel

I am attempting up set up a front end options panel in the pagelines-dms framework, from which users will be able to change the blogname and blogdescription. So far I have set up the form which has ...
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Site Title and Tagline in Pagelines DMS Options Panel

I'm using the Pagelines DMS Theme and I'm wanting to extend the functionality of the front end admin panel. The user(s) I'm building this for would like to be able to edit a few settings directly from ...
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[&hellip appearing instead of […]

There is some problem with my wordpress website, instead of [...] I am getting [&hellip everywhere. I have changed the charset to UTF-8 but the problem persists. Any help would be appreciated. ...
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Getting error to display radio button value in General Settings page

I'm constantly getting the errors bellow when printing the radio button values from General Settings screen: Illegal string offset 'service' in ...
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Theme Options - localhost to new url

Im having this issue that happens to me each time i work on a website. On every project i start working locally and once im done i export my Database and search replace all localhost url's to the ...
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trying to figure out how to use more that one image upload in the same section in theme customizer

i am trying to figure out how to use more that one image upload in the same section in theme customizer. the function is new WP_Customize_Image_Control. when you try to get the path of the image you ...
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ACF: What hook can I begin to use get_field()

So I have a nifty trick for my theme "modules" in which case I scan my modules directory (THEME_MODULES_DIR) and create an array of the module directories found. That array is then used to pass as the ...
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Putting PHP variables into javascript [duplicate]

I've created a simple theme options page for my site. The options page contains three input fields. I can output the the fields by using get_option. The three fields are called using the following: ...
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Cannot retrieve theme options on index.php

I have a theme for which I am able to retrieve The theme options on the header.php file by declaring a global variable and save the options in a variable. <?php global $options_name; $options = ...
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How to go about pre generating css file with variables from theme options

I know there have been lots of discussions on here about rendering a css file with php variables. The "no no" way of bootstrapping the wp-load.php for example. I've been working on a theme framework ...
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Can Settings API setting generate other settings?

I have a Settings API field for an address. The address is stored this form: "Address, City, Country". Is there any way of creating / generating other options based on the one above? When I save the ...
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get_template_part() doesn't work

I use get_template_part() function to get theme options page content like this: function setup_theme_admin_menus() { add_theme_page( "Theme Options", "Theme Options", "read", "theme_options", ...
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Theme Options Doesn't Work On WP Multisite

I'm developing Wordpress themes and I'm having an issue with Theme Options on Wordpress Multisite (WPMS). My theme works like a charm on classic Wordpress (WP) installation but when I try to use it ...
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Updating Style From WP Options Setting Page

Can you please let me know how I can set a function to update change the style like any CSS class from the setting option page? For example I have some <P> elements with a class name .impo. Now, ...
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WordPress two sidebar layout or theme

I am new in WordPress. I was working with Drupal for some days, before. Now, I am interested on WordPress. So, I am trying to learn it. My problem is, in WordPress I did not find any two sidebar ...
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Issue on Checkbox with Custom Option Page

I am trying to use a checkbox on Custom Option page by using Setting API. Every thing works fine at back-end and I can update the checkbox states by registering the settings.But when I would like to ...
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How to Use Checkbox in Custom Option Page Using The Setting API

Can you please let me know how I can add a checkbox to Setting API in creating Custom Options Page? I am using the following code to add a txt box which is working perfectly but I am totally confused ...
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Error on using __FILE__ for add_menu_page() Function

I am trying to creat an custom option page but I ham getting error on setting the add menu page() function. I need to use the FILE as the $menu_slug 4th parameter of the function ...
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Can customize the logo and background in the same theme

I am trying to figure out how to add a logo in the customizer and add a background in the customizer without adding the images through CSS. Is this possible? I am currently using the twentythirteen ...
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Best practice regarding reducing queries, optimize page load-time and reuse common data

I’m currently working on a presentation site for a company. The site itself is not very complex in its code but they have a high demand for being able to customize a lot of things themselves without ...
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Church hope them issue

I'm using the church home theme and can't figure out how to modify the three images under the download button page. ...
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Understanding wp_add_inline_style

I am trying to get my head round the wp_add_inline_style() function in WordPress. //setting inline css. function my_styles_method() { wp_enqueue_style( 'custom-style', ...
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Shortcode or placeholder for theme options page?

I'm writing a theme options page that provides a space for the user to enter code for social buttons e.g. <a href="https://twitter.com/share" class="twitter-share-button" data-url="<?php ...