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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Symlink a directory to wp-content/themes

Is it possible to symlink a directory from my project folder to my wp-content/themes folder which is in a Vagrant setup called chassis: https://github.com/Chassis/Chassis ? I tried to symlink already ...
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Weird theme update problem - that doesn't make sense

Apologies for the long post but I thought you all needed to know exactly what's been done if you are going to offer ideas...but be aware this is really weird! I and my server engineers and the theme ...
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How can I have two different themes on one website or change the menus on certain pages?

I want to build an educational website with a store, the menus of the store should be different from the rest of the website, but both parts should be integrated in relation to the paid membership pro ...
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Style issue. How to get layout such advertised in WP theme!

Hi. I would like someone to suggest how to get layout such this using wordpress. I tried page builder but is not so easy to handle with. Do you have any other suggestion, besides deep involving in ...
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Recommended tools for Theme Development with SASS [on hold]

My question is - what are other people's processes in most efficiently developing WordPress themes that utilize SASS and what tools are you using? I also develop from multiple locations/machines (both ...
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Page has a parent and $post->post_parent returns 0

I have several pages with a parent. So, $post->post_parent should be different than 0, right? echo $post->post_parent; Is returning 0. Thing is, this is only happening in one post category. ...
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Any new plugin installed and activated won't work in custon developed Theme. Please Recommend Debug Methods?

Successfully Installed and activated plugin won't work in custom developed theme. What files should I look into to make it work?
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stylesheet is not readable error after installation

I have downloaded and installed the latest Wordpress version 4.2.2 on my Windows machine with nginx and run it locally. The installation was successful and I can open the website and and ...
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Adding Adobe Edge Animate Without plugin?

I have done this before but can not seem to get it right. Anyone know the proper setup or know of a tutorial that explains how to add adobe edge animate to a wordpress theme with out a plugin?
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Get data from Theme Options and use them into meta options field in custom post type

I want to grab data from my theme options and have to use them in meta option fields in custom post types. I know how to grab theme option data and show them on front pages but don't know how to grab ...
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How to track your theme usage on the internet?

themers and moders. Often I get inspiration for my theme (Tiny Forge) from the real websites that are using it. Unfortunately it is not an easy task to find on google who's using your theme. I ...
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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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How do I get a parent theme modification from a child theme?

I've built a child theme, and I would like to reuse some of the settings created by the parent. I hoped this would be as easy as get_theme_mod( 'setting' ) inside the child theme, but that returns ...
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Making a string translation ready (with some html in it)

A simple text string is made translation ready as: _e('Simple string','textdomain'); But how to make the string translation ready with some html in it, eg: simple string with a <a ...
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Recommendation for a Vanilla Twitter Bootstrap 3 Wordpress Theme? [on hold]

I'm taking an existing static website that was created with Twitter Bootstrap 3 with no modifications to the framework and trying to shoehorn it into Wordpress with CiviCRM. Makes use of the ...
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Custom Post Type Templates from Plugin Folder?

I'd like to offer my custom post type as a Plugin, so that people can use it without touching their theme folder. But custom post type templates -- such as single-movies.php -- reside in the theme ...
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Show posts from all categories

I have a site with 5 different categories, each of them with a notices section. I would like also to have another section to see the latest notices from any category. So far, I figured out that I can ...
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Set widget class & page assignment in theme options

Is there a way to list all widgets by the sidebar in the backend eg in a theme option panl to set a class and the assignment to pages? Like this... I use for theme options redux framework. i hope ...
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How to update premium themes? [on hold]

I have a question about premium themes in general, not a specific one. When you need to update a premium theme, a lot of websites suggest that you deactivate and delete your existing copy of the ...
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Help with responsive theme styling issue

I'm using a template that has been working fine but have discovered that once the screen size goes over 1200 pixels the images fall out of their grid arrangement. I can't see where this issue lies in ...
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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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Theme/plugin for contest - letting people create/edit a profile publicly and voting on the best profile [closed]

I need to create a website for a special event. I need the following: People should be able to publicly create a profile (without any authorization, or with very little). I need to be able to ...
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How can my theme allow users to take advantage of advanced html tags in posts

Not sure how to phrase this question. Let me paint a simple Wordpress setup for single.php: <div id="container"> <?php the_content(); ?> </div> But what if, inside ...
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A Wordpress Theme similar to metrolyrics [closed]

Hello wordpress, Building a website using wordpress is the best of its kind.Can you help me with a problem I have been facing to start a website. I want to write good ...
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How to add favicon to my site - in both front end and admin panel

How can I add favicon to my WordPress site in both front end, and admin panel. I've tried many ways, but failed. I know, to show favicon the code is: <link rel="shortcut icon" ...
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Override parent theme translation on child theme

I have a parent theme that uses correctly load_theme_textdomain() to load all the translated strings in many languages. Then I created a child theme that uses load_child_theme_textdomain() to achieve ...
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Featured Image Module Randomly Disappears

I've been running into an odd problem on our WP blog that has me befuddled. I custom built the theme we use and I enabled Featured Images by adding the following line to the beginning of the ...
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View WordPress page template usage (or unused)

When I create a new page within WordPress, I have the option of specifying which template to use from my theme (from a dropdown list on the right-hand side of the interface). I need to find which of ...
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Best strategy for providing theme options using customizer

I am making a free distributable theme and I wish I could provide theme options in the best possible way. I have doubts (mostly about widgets) and sidebars. Here we go: Is it a good idea letting the ...
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Why my wordpress site is loading too slow? [closed]

This is the wordpress website of me(not just main page but even admin panel). That wasn't slow like this before actually and I really do not know what is the problem. Here is the plugins that my ...
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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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Add a header widget to the twentyfourteen theme?

I would like to add a widget to the header area (above the main menu) of the WordPress Twenty Fourteen theme. Ideally this would cut down the size of the header image from the full width to half, with ...
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Passing array in add_option()

I have to create a option page in my custom theme wordpress. here is is a sample of code <?php function bguru_register_settings(){ $default_options=array( ...
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Updated: Encountered two errors

I'm creating my own theme. The problem is I'm getting these error: Notice: wp_enqueue_script was called incorrectly. Scripts and styles should not be registered or enqueued until the ...
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Where are theme codes located for WordPress?

New to WordPress. Searched this site and google for an answer to this question; can't even find a mention of what theme codes are. I'm being told by a plugin to alternatively add a line of code to my ...
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Edit raw HTML of the landing page

I just created and set up a landing page for my blog. I use Weaver theme. I checked every checkbox to remove all the stuff I don't want ( Hide Page Title, Hide Site Title/Description, Hide ...
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How to correctly load a different version of main menu based on the user language in WordPress? Is it a good solution?

I have the following problem developing a WordPress theme and I am here to ask you if this solution could be a good solution or if exist some better way to do. I have a custom WP theme and into this ...
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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 ...
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How to move the sidebar in TwentyFifteen to the right?

Is it possible to move the sidebar in the TwentyFifteen theme to the right using a child theme and CSS only, or does it require changes to the theme itself? The main issue I'm running into is that I ...
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Widget Development: As I add widget to Widget Area, it doesn't work until refresh page

I just created a custom text widget with a bit more styling options in it, but as I tested on widgets page I got some issues. For example as I save anything on that widget, it lost all styling and JS ...
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Can I use wordpress themes without wordpress?

I didn't find answer for my question so I'm decided to ask here, so: Can I use wordpress themes (for example: Twenty Twelve) without using wordpress? I really like this theme but I don't want to use ...
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How can I add a new page in the pages tab that belongs to specific theme?

Hi I would like to add new pages in my active theme but I dont want these pages appears when I move or active another theme. I know these pages are saved in the database, but how can I link them to a ...
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Sort and paginate custom post taxonomies alphabetically

I need to sort and paginate custom taxonomy post types. i have a page where i have next and previous link. on clicking next and previous link next or previous brand(custom taxonomy) should load. I ...
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Does Wordpress provide themes_api function?

http://wp.tutsplus.com/tutorials/plugins/communicating-with-the-wordpress-org-plugin-api/ From the link above, we can see the Wordpress.org provide a function that can access the Wordpress.org ...
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Theme Issues after FTP Installation

I just installed WordPress on a Domain followed by a paid theme (in wp-contents->Themes folder) as soon i installed it. The FTP shows exclamation marks with their folders also some previous themes are ...
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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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Update status of all posts in a category

For one of my project I just want to change the post status of all the posts inside a specific category from publish to pending. It is possible to change status of multiple posts at once? I want to ...
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Copying theme from Localhost to Live does not copy all theme settings with it?

This has happened on a number of occasions now where I move my site from Localhost to Live environment and the theme settings such as the logo, and other settings are not copied with it, so I am ...
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How to unset comment_notes_before field in WordPress comment_form

I am trying to remove Your email address will not be published. line from comment form in twentythirteen and twentyfourteen default themes. I have tried this: function ...
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Use a different template/theme if mobile only on home page

I have looked around and can not find anything that fully works for my issue: I want to be able to set the home page template on the fly when a user is visiting from a mobile phone but not a tablet. I ...