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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get_template_directory has an odd functionality

I have Wordpress 4.4 installed localy on wamp server 2.5 x64 on Windows 10 and noticed that: get_template_directory(); returns this: 'C:\wamp\www\my-site//content/themes/my-theme' Questions ...
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When does Wordpress wrap inline scripts in CDATA?

I'm debugging a problem with a third party script of ours that wordpress users use by copy / pasting a snippet of script and html into their post's bodies like (non-real world example of course): ...
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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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Theme editor not showing correct index.php

I've run into a weird issue. Not a big deal, but I'm curious about the cause. I was making a small edit to a site built by someone else; it was also temporary, so I was just using the built-in theme ...
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How to conditionally display widgetized areas in theme customizer?

On my client's site there will be quite a few widgetised areas - one for each page created plus global ones. The problem is that they all display in the "widgets" section in theme customizer at the ...
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Web site Header tag links some resources with HTTPS

in my WP installation with Quest 1.2.X theme I'm getting the web pages with some and tags (included in the header) with HTTPS url instead of the default one HTTP. Some of the urls are: ...
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Redux callback action

I'm very new with Redux. I don't know how to show and hide a textarea using switch (without saving). When my switch turns on, the text input displays and when it turns off, the input hides itself. I ...
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What would cause a theme to add extra characters to blog post links?

I've been working for the past couple days to figure out why a theme is adding " title=" to the end of a given blog post's URL, resulting in a 404 error. I've authored test posts, same result. ...
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Include Parent functions.php in Child Theme functions.php

I'm trying to include my parents themes functions.php include into my child theme functions.php. I have a standard setup for a functions.php in my parent. This is what i have in my child themes ...
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WooCommerce : Integrating SMS API not working

I'm trying to integrate sms api with woocommerce to send the automatic order updates to customer's mobile number which they have entered while placing an order. I've written below code in ...
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loading blank white screen of slide

Slider loading with white bank screen. It may be problem with active class of the slider but I can find it for fixing. Here is the code --- <section id="main-slider" class="no-margin"> ...
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How Can I Create a List of Values to Be Iterated Through via WordPress Customization API?

I currently have a theme with OptionTree installed. It is used to create a list of locations which are then visible in a dropdown in the header of the page. The display code with OptionTree looks like ...
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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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Customizr Sticky Header Problem

I am working on a Wordpress site, using the theme Customizr, and I am having some problems with the sticky header. When the sticky header option is activated, there is a great blank space between the ...
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How would you check if changes were made on a post or page?

I have an post editor and a post viewer (the browser) that are running at the same time. I would like to show changes almost immediately in the browser when the post has been updated on the server ...
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Theme/Plugin installation through url on button click

I have a specific page on my website with several plugins and themes for download. Free plugins and themes. I offer a link to download them but I am trying to give my users this content in a more ...
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Problems after wp 4.4 softaculous installation

I have installed wp 4.4 on my website via softaculous. After the installation I can't open themes or plugins. I just get a message: That page can't be found. It seems like there is something wrong ...
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Navigation label for page in custom theme

In Appearance -> Menus, one can change a page´s navigation label. The label is what shows in the menus. However, i´m using a theme with a custom menu, always showing the full page´s title in the menu. ...
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Numbered List works on localhost but not work when online

i dont have any idea how to fix it, i had same styles.css on my localhost and web, but the ol(numbered list) is not work on my online web. ol{ list-style: decimal; list-style-position: inside; ...
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(Big issue) Blog is Getting Down Each day.. what should i do.?

I am using KnownHost Hosting (SSD-VPS-3 Plan) and My Site is getting about 50K pageviews each day ( according to Jetpack plugin ) Sometimes my Site is getting Down 3-4 time each ( each time for 10-20 ...
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How do I copy all “extra” data (menus, widgets, etc) from one theme to another?

I have two copies of a theme I'm developing up on my site (one was the existing file structure when I got started; the other is now set up to update automatically via git for a more sane development ...
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Update configured themes

Background: We've inherited care of a WP Networks install with many individualized sites. Most of them have some type of directly customized theme. If I begin updating themes, clients will lose ...
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Change submenu markup

I've seen people recommending to edit the wordpress default Walker to change the menu markup and create your own. The problem with this is that I would like to change the markup of the submenu and ...
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Child Theme's style.css not loading in mobile browser

Recently, I tried to customize some Wordpress page. I started by creating a child-theme of the twentythirteen template. Therefore, I've created a new directory, called it twentythirteen-child, added a ...
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Drop down multi column menu Width reduce

I have developed wordpress website using Woo commerce plugin and I have created multi column menu drop down menu. My Site Link Url: Site URl In my Site I have watch brands, knife brands and also ...
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Custom Theme's “Preview Changes” Doesn't Work for Previously Published Posts

After I've published a post and try to edit it again, clicking the "Preview Changes" button shows the version that was previously saved, not what I've written new in the editor. When a post is a ...
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Troubles with Walker_Nav_Menu and closing <ul>

I have an existing site that I am moving into Wordpress. My requirements state that I do not have the ability to change the HTML or CSS. I have a sidebar menu that I am trying to recreate using a ...
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Depending on third party plugins for theme functionality

I am building my own theme (first premium theme) and I admit there is lots and lots of decision making involved. One such decision where I am currently stuck is about using open source plugins for ...
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Theme Inspector “X-Ray”

I looked around and sadly didn't find anything answering this, and I'm almost 100% sure that it doesn't exist but I figured I'd ask this active community. I work in a Rails environment as a Front-End ...
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Wordpress PHP Conflicting User Sessions

I'm using the following function to programmatically login users via the frontend: function auto_login() { $username = $_POST['user']; if ( !is_user_logged_in() ) { $user = ...
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Wordpress 3.8.3. custom theme - sliders won't load js/css files

I'm building custom WP theme and I have issues with sliders. None of those I've tried to install worked. When I looked into the developers console, and searched for their js/css files, they where not ...
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How to make theme elements customizable in wordpress?

In Wordpress there's a menu option called 'Appeareances'. I want to add (e.g.) a submenu 'header' there and then be able to customize the header from within wordpress (administration page). From what ...
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Acivate all themes multisite wide automatically

I have a multi-site running locally. And it annoys me that I have to activate themes individually until I can use them on the sites. I am super admin, what is the reason WordPress handles plugins ...
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How to use custom fields to enable sticky posts on custom post types?

Background: The Wordpress Answers site has two questions which ask about how to enable sticky posts on custom post types (see how to make custom posts sticky? and Enable sticky posts to custom ...
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customize color in WP child theme doesn't saved

I have a WP theme and I create for it a child version, child version has only style.css file. It loading fine, working normally like mother's theme. When I use Customize theme function to change ...
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Twenty Twelve theme search returns Nothing Found

I am using WP 3.6.1 With Theme Twenty Twelve. The search will not return any thing. No matter what term I use it just goes to the search return page and says the following Nothing Found ...
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Search form not finding content in template page

I created some template pages on my wordpress theme and when I'm trying to do search for some words it returns Nothing Found. When I tried to search for words from the posts or normal pages(Not ...
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How can I display an image description, from an image gallery?

I have a vanilla install of Wordpress 3.6. I'm using the Twenty Thirteen theme. I've created some galleries. On the individual image page, the "caption" is displayed below the image. I'd like to ...
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Files empty after moving with FTP

I have a strange bug within my Wordpress theme. After I copy normal files from my local machine (whatever file, functions.php, styles.css or any other) the file gets empty on the server, with no ...
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translation does not work for 'Home'

Using the birdtips theme, translation of messages generally works, with some minor omissions. When I click on a page, a new line appears below the header image saying Home >> MyPage Now, ...
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How to re-arrange the MENU of “Allure Real Estate Theme for Placester” wordpress theme?

I am using "Allure Real Estate Theme for Placester" wordpress theme, I tried the below three methods but no positive result in realtypointusa.com I tried in Dashborad-> Appearance-> Menus and ...
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Switch to other theme at url

I want to switch to other theme at this url - www.mysite.com/m/ . And then redirect mobile users to www.mysite.com/m/ with htaccess based on their "user-agent". I have htaccess redirect rules and it ...
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How to show different sub sites based on Member's user name In word press?

I have created a web site for a company with lots of sub sites using multisites in word press. These sub sites are password protected and those are for different clients. Lets say for an example :- ...
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Error when using plugin QuickCache with plugin Mobile Smart ?

When I using 2 theme(theme_1 for PC, theme_2 for mobile), when run as PC is theme is theme_1, but when run as mobile is theme is theme_1, I think this error plugin Quick Cache, When I setting plugin ...
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Inconsistent translation on a WP site

I have a WP site that I installed with the French translation, as provided by Wordpress France, and which is quite accurate. I wanted to apply an English-only theme, which is not using the PO files, ...
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Custom Walker for wp_list_categories

I need some help with making of one Walker Class. Now I’m having a menu with categories and in the dropdown there are some subcategories. The menu is something like that: <div ...
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Extra User Profile Field Upload File / Image

I have been following the following tutorial to try and an upload form to the user profiles. ...
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What is the correct way to integrate wordpress with another php application?

I want to integrate wordpress blog with another php application so both will have same theme and when i do changes in wordpress menu or wordpress sidebar, the changes will apply automatically to the ...
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Warning Error When Visiting My Site

When some people visit my eCommerce site, they get this error: This is what it keeps saying: Warning: call_user_func_array() expects parameter 1 to be a valid callback, function 'wp_widgets_init' not ...
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Child theme not loading parent layout

I am new to WordPress and I am just trying to help a friend customize his blog. I started doing this via the wp-admin Editor and CSS Editor until I found out this was a big no-no. So I set up a local ...