A WordPress Theme is a collection of files that work together to produce a graphical interface with an underlying unifying design for a blog.

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include(locate_template) messing up the loop

So, I've developed a one page theme that pulls in child pages of the parent in order create the layout. I also have it set up to pull each sub pages page template and display the content accordingly, ...
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Problem with Navigation In theme no support from Manual Support [on hold]

Please find below link to our website. We are using the manual theme. citruspay.info/devguide when we click on an item on the home page, it navigates to a page in documentation but then it expands ...
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Does Wordpress create mobile menus automatically?

I am using Wordpress 4.5.2 with a custom theme. I am a bit confused about WP and the theme customizations, what does the first and what the second. For example, fullscreen menus are managed by ...
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Ordered List - Numbers not showing up [on hold]

I am using WordPress 4.2.2 and using customize wordpress theme. I am facing one problem with this theme. Ordered List not showing in tag section. www.movhash.com & Numbers showing in pages like ...
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After I install any theme, Wp-admin stops working

My wordpress site is vaporizerireland.ie Themes are installed successfully for me, but once I press activate, it says: "The vaporizerireland.ie page isn’t working" The URL in my browser when this ...
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How to create custom layouts and static pages in themes for clients

How do I build goodlooking, custom pages into my themes. I've decided to use underscores to create custom client themes, as I need complete freedom in design, and all the tutorials I've found on theme ...
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Shortcodes do not work in own template

I have a big problem rendering shortcodes in my template I designed for my Tennis Club which works fine. However, now I wanted to integrate the standard WordPress Gallery, which is implemented by a ...
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Design a page similar to the wordpress.org plugin page [on hold]

I need to design a wordpress site that works a lot like the way this page works: https://wordpress.org/plugins/ We aren't hosting plugins, but we have content that needs a similar layout and the ...
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Finding Page Template and Displaying Content

So, I'm building a theme for a client with one page layout functionality. Currently, I'm allowing the user to create a parent page, and the modules within that page are separate pages that will be set ...
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How can i make my child theme editable by html and css?

I want to edit my child theme with CSS and HTML. Ideally i would like to edit my child theme files on my computer and then through filezilla make the changes to my website, but nothing is happening. ...
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Why do I get this “peer's certificate issuer not recognised” error when trying to install a theme?

I'm trying to install a theme and some plugins on my WordPress install but every time I try to install a theme or a plugin it gives me this error: Download failed. Peer's Certificate issuer is not ...
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Hide Meta Boxes for Non-Admins

I have a review based wordpress site where I have a page for each different company where there users can review them. The theme I use adds a custom post type called "review" and I have used Press ...
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How to set thumbnail image for a (child) theme

I've created a basic child image for twentytwelve, and it works as expected. The only issue is that it does not have a thumbnail image in the themes page: How do I set a thumbnail image for my ...
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How to upload theme: wordpress org Theme upload error

im checked my theme through theme check plugin. result : im failed upload wordpress org theme upload. having a problem uploading my theme to wordpress as the initial theme check fails with the ...
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Load all files from folder in theme – Security concerns?

I'm using this code below in a config file to automatically require other PHP files in the same directory and in subdirectories. This helps my work flow become more efficient. I'm concerned that I ...
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get_option in header.php not returning value from customizer

I've set up a new section in the customizer called Social Links, under which I've set up an option and text field control called Facebook. Here's the code in my functions.php: // SOCIAL LINKS ...
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Echo tags used to describe the theme

I've got a plugin I am working on to return an instance of the WP_Theme object properties. The plugin essentially allows for a simple child-theme creation. /* Theme Name: <?php echo ...
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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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underscores use of the article element on the page template

I understand and what I have seen the most is the use of the article element for blog/news posts. This makes total sense to me. article element to be used for content that can stand alone or ...
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Woocommerce sidebar not loading in theme

I've installed Woocommerce into a theme however as it wasn't configured for Woocommerce I'm running into a problem. Client wants a sidebar to show catagories so I'm trying to pull in Woocommerce ...
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Advantages of wordpress theme vs wordpress as a backend only

I've been wondering what would be the best option: Creating a wordpress theme Using wordpress only as backend and using a MVC framework for the rest I've never worked with wordpress themes ...
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Is the theme customizer slowing down my site?

I have built an awesome theme, which is very flexible, because it has 500 settings in the theme customizer. I generate the live css like it says in the codex: function mytheme_customize_css() { ...
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add image size still doesn't work even after regenerating thumbnails

I'm encountering this very frustrating problem where add_image_size() just doesn't seem to work at all (in fact, I've never seen it even work before). By not working, I mean not resizing / crop (if I ...
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Wordpress Add javascript:void(0); to menu link item?

I want to add javascript:void(0); to menu link item instead of # but it is not accepting any JavaScript. Now i am thing to replace # with javascript:void(0); using filters, but could not find the ...
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Renaming a theme so it aids SEO and the theme used is hidden

We are using the Divi theme for our Wordpress site, we have also activated a Child Theme that we have named our SEO keyword. However, when you look in the "View Source" and Theme Sniffer Chrome ...
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How to remove background image from post navigation elements?

I am using a theme which shows the featured image as background image in post navigation elements (next and previous links on a single post). But I want to remove these background images. Here is ...
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Theme Customizer : how to create multiple-level panel

Is there a way to create deep-level sub Panel in Theme Customizer(like roots of plants) ? My theme that I have been developing seem to be more complicated. I think that if we can create deep-level sub ...
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Theme-Config tab in admin Pannel?

Sorry, for my broke english. There are few questions that I'd want to ask that got me quite confuse. I will try to phrase and describe my question the best way I could. Starting with a bit of ...
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Using activated_plugin to run code

I am using Site Origins Page Builder plugin and want it to install when my theme is installed, so to do that I am using TGMPluginActivation. This correctly installs and activates a bunch of plugins. ...
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Custom Pop up When the admin Dashboard is loaded [on hold]

I need to display pop up every time the admin dashboard is loaded. Is there any way to show pop up without using any plugin?
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Wordpress Fatal error: Call to undefined get_header() in index.php on line 15

I downloaded a wordpress theme recently and i tried to run it but it gives me an fatal error shows that call to undefined fatal error(). Why this error generates ? I am a new bie to wordpress theme ...
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Single Theme folder for Multiple Wordpress

I ran into a scenario where I want to achieve this. WordPress Site 1 WordPress Site 2 WordPress Site 3 WordPress Site 4 I want theses four sites to have a single theme folder and it get themes and ...
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What WP folder can I use to write files to?

I am working on a theme that uses dynamic in head CSS and gives admin an option to also place the same in a file. Problem is that I am not sure what WP folder is always writable. I originally added ...
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Link a lightbox thumbnail to a post instead of opening the lightbox

On my website portfolio I use a heavily modified version of the Swatch theme from Woo Themes. The theme makes the thumbnails for my portfolio pieces link to the lightbox. I want the thumbnails to ...
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“Parse error: syntax error, unexpected” and the Wordpress Theme Editor no longer working!

I knew I made a syntax error or something which Wordpress showed error after I added code to functions.php : Parse error: syntax error, unexpected 'Lucida' (T_STRING), expecting ',' or ';' in ...
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How to add ul class on nav

I've been learning to convert HTML to WordPress and want to convert on to class like this: <div class="mainmenu pull-left"> <ul class="nav navbar-nav collapse navbar-collapse"> ...
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When cropping a header image, retain meta data (i.e. name, description, etc.) from original image?

I'm currently using WordPress's built in Custom Headers to get images for a slideshow on the homepage of my website. For the most part, this has worked as intended; it allows me to upload a set of ...
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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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Magnific Popup - Add Caption to Images

My theme uses Magnific Popup as follows in theme.js /* add lightbox for blog galleries */ $(".gallery a[href$='.jpg'],.gallery a[href$='.jpeg'],.featured-item a[href$='.jpeg'],.featured-item ...
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Is there any open source WordPress Themes?

I am a WordPress Plugin Developer. But I need to create two custom WordPress themes for a client (Client will sell those themes). It is hard me to start WordPress theme development from scratch. So ...
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Call wp-blog-header.php header without performing a wp_query

I have setup .htaccess to map a custom url to a custom php script. This page is not part of wordpress, but i want it to use the wordpress theme. At the top of the script I load up Wordpress. And from ...
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Homepage changes

I've run my site through gtmetrix and it show me that there are a few files that are not found. I would like to delete the code so it no longer calls those files (they are irrelevant) but I don't ...
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Example of a theme organization without all the default wp files in root

I know I can get rid of some of the default WP theme files required using get_template_part() for instance. But some files still need to be present - for instance, how would I move page.php to a ...
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Widget Option is Missing

My Widget Option is missing in the Dashboard area. How can i make that appear? I have downloaded this Blank Theme from Chris Coyiers site. sidebar.php <?php /** * @package WordPress * ...
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Orderby one meta key, remove posts with another

I am trying to order custom posts with a custom taxonomy with a meta key value. I am also trying to remove posts from that loop if they are past the date set by another meta key. Here's my code: ...
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Updating a theme

I am creating theme for WordPress which I hope to maintain. The current method of updating a non-WordPress hosted theme is to either replace the old theme with the new theme through FTP or switch to ...
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FTP Username and password wrong while installing theme

I followed Failed to connect to FTP Server 127.0.0.1/:21 And was able to solve that problem. But now when I try to upload the theme then I get username and password failure. I have added following ...
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Disable plugins on cron and ajax page

I want to disable few wordpress plugins on my cron and an ajax page. I have already tried option_active_plugins filter but it's not working. I have checked and found most of the people say that ...
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How to add custom page elements to the WYSIWYG editor?

On a plugin-less Worpress installation the WYSIWYG editor allows to write a page down from top to bottom with style buttons (lists, font, italics, bold, add picture ...). What I am missing is the ...