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33 views

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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1answer
24 views

How to understand a specific bit of Wordpress syntax

I am changing a theme in Wordpress, and in an earlier theme, there was something like this that added a an email signup widget to the page: [green_tick_1_list width="100%"] But in the new theme ...
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1answer
379 views

“No Data Received” error in Chrome every time i try to update the theme functions file

Under Appearance --> Editor --> functions.php ( Theme functions ), whenever i try to modify a piece of code in it and click Update, i get this "No Data Received" error in Chrome. I never get this ...
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31 views

Minify style.php in head of index.php

I currently have a WordPress theme options page. I read all the theme options styles in style.php which I then include in the head of my website. Does anyone know how to minify this style.php file? ...
0
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1answer
25 views

Can I have two different theme for two different language?

I have to develop a multilanguage website using WordPress (Italian and English) and I want to know if I can have a theme for the Italian version and a differen theme for the English version. Can I do ...
0
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1answer
58 views

How to enqueue javascript for WP Customize options sidebar?

I'm trying to add Chosen.jquery to the WP Customize options panel, so I can have an autocomplete box there. Is there any way I can do that? I tried with admin_init, admin_footer and ...
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4answers
59 views

Preserve theme settings when migrating from local to live

Whenever i try to move the website from local to live or viceversa Theme Option settings resets. Exporting the settings and importing it couldnot restore the images which is an upload field(P.S.it ...
2
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0answers
104 views

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 ...
0
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1answer
29 views

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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1answer
3k views

How to add “Template” option in page attributes panel?

I am new in WordPress. In my theme, I do not have "Template" option in 'Page Attributes panel'. I want to add this option. I tried to solve this problem from the following post. But It did not work ...
0
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1answer
594 views

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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1answer
235 views

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. ...
0
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1answer
151 views

Passing dynamic options from backend to frontend

I have created an admin options page (using the Redux Theme Framework), in which the admin can customize the website's appearance (text color, background color, background repeat options, etc.. ). ...
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1answer
33 views

Set multiple templates per post

In Joomla! articles can use multiple templates. I could only put ath the end of url ?template=templatename and article uses the template "templatename". Is this possible in Wordpress?
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2answers
215 views

How to mark an option as selected

I want to display post categories in theme settings, and I successfully did that using this code: <?php /* Get the list of categories */ $categories = get_categories(); ...
0
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2answers
348 views

Theme automatically inserting “more” tag on every post

I'm using the free Lensa theme and it seems like it inserts a "more" tag in every single post when viewing by category, and the point at which it inserts it is proportional to the length of the post. ...
5
votes
1answer
898 views

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 ...
0
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1answer
59 views

Turn get_posts as string into an array for use in theme admin options

I am trying to add a drop down list of all posts into a theme admin section...without forklifting the theme code. I need to pass the post title and id into the 'options'=>array() like so: ...
2
votes
1answer
311 views

Best practice way to implement custom sections into a WordPress theme

I'm having trouble figuring out the best way to implement custom sections in a WordPress theme. For example I'm making a theme that will have four featured sections on the homepage. These sections ...
2
votes
2answers
194 views

How to export/import theme customizer settings?

I am wondering if it is possible to export theme customizer settings(theme_mods) to be imported into another install of the same theme. I know that the settings are saved into the database so I am ...
0
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0answers
74 views

Multiple homepage layouts as selected by user from theme options

I am working on a theme which will enable users to select multiple layouts from the theme options panel. What I did so far is to create multiple theme files, depending on each theme, put it in a ...
0
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2answers
480 views

Color Options from Theme Customizer API not returning via get_theme_mod()

I am working with the Theme Customizer API and am going crazy trying to find the stored values. The values successfully save and update on the front-end, so they are obviously registered ...
0
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1answer
313 views

Create /archive page in Wordpress Theme

I'm trying to create a Wordpress theme, and I'm having a little difficulty with creating an easily accessible archives page. First off, I'm not referring just to the standard archive.php in the ...
0
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2answers
67 views

Custom post types problem

I have in my blog around 2k+ posts in 15 categories and around 1k tags. The problem now is that the website I bought the theme from decided to upgrade/update their themes infrastructure and now I need ...
3
votes
3answers
87 views

reason of splitting theme files to multiple files

I can create my theme without splitting it into separate files. Why do theme developers split WordPress theme into a few single files like header.php sidebar.php and etc?
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1answer
38 views

Site is setup statically - how to make it content managable?

This is probably quite a basic question, but I have my site setup statically in WordPress, all I am trying to figure out now is how to add a new section to the WordPress backend where all the content ...
0
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1answer
902 views

Set WordPress Default Template

I'm using the Options Framework Theme to put together my options page and would just like to know how would I set up/call the Default Template - for whichever one the user has selected. For example, ...
11
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3answers
536 views

Wordpress API Menu/Submenu Order

I'm developing a child-theme using Wordpress 3.4.2 and the development version of the Options Framework by David Price. This is my first theme and I'm relatively new to this, so I've had a look into ...
1
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1answer
181 views

Should a child theme share the same theme options row as the parent, or should it have it's own options row?

I'm developing a theme which uses the NHP Theme Options Framework to add some theme options. Naturally, the theme options framework creates a single row in the database to store the theme's options ...
0
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2answers
75 views

Defining different theme for Blog posts page

So, I'm using my wordpress with a static front page and then I have Blog link that opens the blog posts. My question is, how can I apply a different template/styling only to that area?
4
votes
1answer
385 views

Setting multiple default background images?

The following code lets me set a default background image. Is it possible to set multiple custom backgrounds? add_theme_support( 'custom-background', array( 'default-image' => ...
0
votes
1answer
62 views

help needed for suit designing tool

I am working on a theme which has options for suit & shirt designing. Basically, I am stuck in creating taxonomies for suits & shirts. Reference Link Problem I am facing is to plan how the ...
1
vote
1answer
30 views

correct tags for validating input types

I have following types of theme options inputs, which I need to validate. $numbers = "#1234"; $email = "abc@example.com"; $simeple_text = "How's going?"; $code = "<script ...
0
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2answers
86 views

Cannot update a file for my theme

I have a theme that automatically adds some widgets. I don't want them and so I tried to edit the Sidebar.php but it just fails and sends me to a page with message 404. Here's the code block I am ...
1
vote
1answer
275 views

How to set different settings for a mobile theme?

My desktop version of wordpress theme requires using a 'static' page as the start page as it has custom shortcodes etc. While this is good, when it comes to my mobile theme, sadly the 'static' page ...
1
vote
1answer
54 views

How Do I Use A Custom Mobile Theme?

I have a self hosted blog and I want it to be mobile compliant. I know there is a free plugin the serves this purpose. However, I want to use a simple mobile theme I like (say from Theme Forest). How ...
0
votes
1answer
369 views

List of categories instead of dropdown menu selector in admin options

I am using the following code for in admin area for theme options $categories = get_categories('hide_empty=0&orderby=name'); $tz_wp_cats = array(); foreach ($categories as $category_list ...
1
vote
1answer
4k views

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 ...
0
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2answers
29 views

Functions containing parameter 'yourtheme'

I had a colleague create a new theme and while doing so he copied an old theme and made the changes necessary. Now, in many of the files, there are functions that contain the old theme name in the ...
2
votes
1answer
56 views

How can I show more than 15 themes at a time in the admin menu?

I have a lot of themes in my test wordpress site. I get a little frustrated that I can't show more than 15 at a time. In pages and posts you can click "screen options" to choose the number, but it ...
0
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2answers
237 views

Switch Theme Through Options Panel

Is it possible to allow users when logged in to switch the entire theme through a theme options panel? I don't want users to use the standard wordpress way, but instead just an option in their panel. ...
2
votes
2answers
446 views

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 ...
0
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2answers
87 views

Single Page Design, Storing in Theme Options

So I'm developing a theme where essentially all content will be displayed on a single page (index). Well, the content isn't exactly conventional. In other words, it's not just a title and body, maybe ...
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votes
2answers
190 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
76 views

How can I make some themes usable only by admins?

I want to restrict certain themes so they can only be usable by the an admin. If I network a theme then everyone has access to it. How can I do this?
0
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2answers
724 views

How can I change the theme of different posts using a plugin?

I'd like some posts to look different from others. Wordpress let's me easily switch themes for pages, but not posts. Is there a plugin that will let me do that for posts?
1
vote
1answer
278 views

Custom options below pages/posts editor?

I want to add permanently boxes below Visual/HTML editor for each page/post. I've never played with custom fields before, and I'm not sure is it way to go? If yes ten tell me, good people of ...
2
votes
1answer
993 views

How to make alert for new version on theme options?

Let say my theme host on my server. User download my theme and use it. Now I want notify @ alert for new version of my theme. Example to show "New version has been release. Please download at ..." ...
4
votes
1answer
17k views

How to use media upload on theme option page?

I want implement upload logo to my theme option page. Currently I follow this code What I have done for now load a related jquery for the media upload function load_only() { add_thickbox(); ...
5
votes
1answer
1k views

Best practices for a Style/CSS based theme options page?

I would like to create a theme options page based only on changing the site wide CSS styling. For instance body/container background colors, font-sizes, font colors, etc. I have accomplished this by ...