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Automatic updates of plugins and themes outside of wordpress.org

I'm finding it surprisingly difficult to find any info on standardized ways of updating a "private" plugin that does not exist in the wordpress.org repositories. I've seen -- and bought -- plenty of ...
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Moving test theme to live site without mySQL error - how? [closed]

I have installed a wordpress theme on a hidden test site and made some css/design changes. How would I move this to my live site? Sadly I screwed up some of the PHP/MySQL stuff when trying to copy ...
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Changing themes on locally hosted webpages

I recently turned my Raspberry Pi into a web server, and now I installed Wordpress on it. Everything is going excellently, but when I went to change the theme from default, I found I need my hostname, ...
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Warning: Creating default object… when altering Customize panels

I'm trying to move my theme's [only] widget area outside of WP 4.0's nested "Widgets" panel by doing the following: $footer_widgets_section = $wp_customize->get_section( ...
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pluggable function in theme, to be overridden by plugin

Is it possible to add a function in functions.php like this: // ACF if ( !function_exists('get_field') ) { function get_field() { return false; } } and then let ...
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Change avatar on themed profile page

I'm using the Theme My Login plugin and trying to allow subscribers to change their profiles to one uploaded from their computer. I've tried the following plugins: Simple Local Avatars ...
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Random text changing to weird icons in both admin & front end

Has any body had this sort of problem before. The text mainly in input field descriptions turns to weird icons see image. I have deactivated all plugins and changed themes several times but same ...
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How to add Default Post Type “Custom” category to custom post type

Hi I have three custom post types 1- student 2 - teacher 3 - academy All three types share should have three categories 1 - subjects 2 - area 3 - qualification level First I thought I should add ...
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Change whole theme depending on resolution

Is it possible to change whole theme depending on resolution? I have different theme for mobile users. I need to change theme to mobile when user has for example smaller than 600px resolution. Theme ...
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Is it acceptable to build functionality into a theme built for a client? [closed]

I know it's now the common wisdom to not build functionality into themes, as advised by WordPress, Envato, and others. This includes the likes of content types, taxonomies, sliders, shortcodes etc, to ...
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Does code in function.php differ from theme to theme

I have gone through some tutorials and I found that for every HTML to wordpress theme conversion, they write function.php file. Now I noticed that there is some common lines in that function.php.So ...
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Register a widget area when a theme option has been saved?

Is it possible to register a widget area and sidebars when an option has been selected and saved in a theme options panel? I am using a framework called redux but am not too sure if this can be ...
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WordPress Theme Migration Local to Live Assets Not Loading

I have a fully working custom WordPress theme built off underscores served up locally via MAMP. Normally when migrating to a live server, I move over the wp-content directory and the .sql file, ...
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Does WordPress work without a theme?

Does WordPress work without a theme? If so, then how does it work? Please explain in brief. If WordPress is displaying content without a theme, what controls the output?
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Why style.css with ?ver=3.9.2 not updating as the one without ?ver=3.9.2?

The problem I have is the style.css I uploaded to the host server not taking affect. I am using GoDaddy business wordpress hosting. Please note the following two having different content, only the ...
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Setting a static home page and blog page without using the settings

This may seem like a stupid question, and it probably isn't possible, but is it possible for me to set a static home page (using front-page.php) and a blog page (using home.php, I think) in my theme, ...
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Are There Performance Concerns with Front-End Theming Platforms on Serious WP Sites? [closed]

I've been helping a guy put together a site for a client and he insists on using a front end editing/theming platform for WordPress (in this case Pagelines DMS). However, I'm seriously questioning the ...
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Input gets deleted/overwritten after changing to different Admin Menu

After I have added a plugin menu and have some input to be saved in the database, everything works fine and gets saved, even if I refresh the current page. However, once I go to other menus in ...
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Determing number the query ran by core wordpress

I wanted to find out, how many queries does wordpress core run, and how many queries the theme run. Is there any way to get they number of both of them separately ? As i run `echo get_num_queries(); ...
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Knowing blog name using blog id

I would like to get the blog name using the given blog_id, how would I do this? I tried to search for the codex but cannot find the right information
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Customizing Responsive Themes Menu [closed]

I use the popular theme: https://wordpress.org/themes/responsive I would like to change the color of one of the menu items and if possible also have a jquery popup from one of the menu items. How can ...
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Wordpress AJAX in header.php

I am currently studying Wordpress AJAX but keep getting error message (so the success function is not being executed) Currently I have changed the header.php (of twentythirteen theme) to include ...
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Change hyphen/dash for vertical line in menu [closed]

I have the theme Blaskan installed. I have a child theme installed also, but I cannot seem to change the hyphens/dashes to vertical lines | in my menu for this theme. Any suggestion would be ...
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How to change the format of posts on the hompage?

I want to edit the format of how posts are display only on the homepage of a Wordpress site but I can't seem to find which template it is that is being used. I'm using the Twentytwelve theme as a base ...
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A real way to override BuddyPress files in a WordPress plugin

Is there a working (must be) way to override BuddyPress template files in via a WordPress plugin. I know it can be done using a theme, but is it possible to do it with a plugin? I'm really eager to ...
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Cherry Framework Categorys not working on custom post type

I am using the Cherry Framework. In a child theme i have added a new custom post type and set it to use the built in category and post-tag taxonomies. I have added this to my theme.ini in my child ...
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Single Page Wordpress Theme - Using page templates

Well I am lost, its late and I have been searching google all night. Heres the problem I am running into. I am trying to create a singe page website using wordpress "pages". How I have initially setup ...
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Get all the terms and pass them as values for a shortcode parameter?

I'm using a WP theme which has the food_menu custom post type set up and the food_menu_categories* as its taxonomy. I'm not a developer, so I apologize if I use wrong terms regarding php/wp/ ...
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Theme Splash Image within the “Appearance -> Themes” control panel [duplicate]

I have created a theme, and its all working fine. Within the WordPress control panel under "Appearance -> Themes", you can see the available themes (Twenty Fourteen, Twenty Thirteen etc etc) and ...
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Deleting Widgets in sidebar in Panthea theme

How can I delete the side widgets in WP Panthea theme. I have Search, Archives, Categories and Blog roll. I am used to HTML but am lost in Php. Thanks.
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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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Creating themes using the one Plugin (Toolkit)

I'll try my best to explain what I'm trying to achieve. I haven't been developing with Wordpress for a while and I've hit a bit of a wall. I'm looking to get into making Premium Wordpress Themes. ...
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uploading problem of wordpress theme

I have found a free theme for wordpress. But the problem is , when I try to upload it in my wordpress site, the site says that style.css is not found. But in the zip file it is available. Where is ...
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Shortcodes Not Working on Custom Theme

I am editing my mate's site which is a custom theme that his agency must have created: http://www.meddingshughes.com/ I'm using real3d flipbook to (try) display some important portfolio content. ...
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How to access page list themes

I am modifying a WP theme. How do I access the list of WP pages? (As in what functions do I use?)
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WP load posts by ajax, count and update every time

I have used Ajax load more plugin to load my posts. I also need to display the total post count and update it after every time post load and append to the list. Can anyone give me any idea about ...
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Override Constants in Child theme

I have a parent theme that declare these constant in function.php: define("THEME_DIR", get_template_directory()); define("THEME_DIR_URI", get_template_directory_uri()); define("THEME_NAME", ...
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Website Opened at http:// but after updation website crashed

My website which earlier opened at http://yeshuvandana.com after my client notified me that it didn't opened at the previous address , So I went to change the WordPress address and Site address in the ...
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Add a Submenu from Another Submenu in a Custom Theme

Good day everyone! I would like some help from you since I'm just a beginner in WordPress. I would like to add a submenu under another submenu like this: International China Independent Group ...
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Change Theme Location for Multiste's single Blog

I want to change the directory, where the theme is located for only one Blog in the Multiste. the other ones shall keep as they are. I found a snippet which does that for uploads: ...
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Removing categories, Comments etc from posts?

im wondering if there is a way to completely remove this feature from my website as i have no need to categorise any of my posts - i plan to post projects in pages from my left sidebar with a static ...
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Lost for direction on how to continue building a theme

I'm a complete beginner to WordPress. I decided to start building a theme. I've got the very basics down (header, sidebar, content, footer) but I just cannot find any direction on where to look for ...
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Incorrect search results in search.php – issue triggered by using `define('BodyID', 'search'); the_post();` in search.php

I have a problem where the page title is not picked up in search results. I've narrowed the problem down to the following line of search.php in my custom theme. define('BodyID', 'search'); ...
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Wordpress Site access from other machines on same network

I developed a Wordpress website on my local computer using 'Wamp' server. I'm now trying to put it on a local server at our work so that others can look at it / access it from their work stations. We ...
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Save/retrieve form data best practises for theme development

I'm building a theme and I have a custom page template with a <form> which is for the vistors to fill in and submit. I'm processing the data with help from hooks and this is all separated from ...
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post_prev & post_next within same category

In my single blog view, I only want to show the Prior and Next buttons within the same category the current post is in. I thought I could just change these two lines thus (set first term to true). ...
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Craft theme content links are stripped [duplicate]

I'm working with Craft theme and I have a link on in my post. The Link works fine in the post but not on the home page where it is showcased. I was thinking I put it in the post incorrectly at first. ...
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Don't load the theme for a page FROM a plugin EDITED

I'm developing a pseudo admin area for my client and they don't want the theme overlaid on it, rather have their admin area take up 100% of the page. Normally I would add if (!is_page($id)) and be ...
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How should I include a contact form in a premium theme? [duplicate]

So I am researching into creating a premium wordpress theme however am wondering on the best way on going about creating a contact template, in terms of using a plugin for the contact form or create ...
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Revamping a Wordpress mirror site - and I don't know where to start!

I have taken on a job at a language school in Spain that has asked me to revamp their website for them. From what I know, the previous designer has done a runner with the details of everything but ...