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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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 ...
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Adding a blog details item to an IF statement

I need to add the blog ID to an IF statement within a theme. I have the following code which works fine as is: <?php global $blog_id; $current_blog_details = get_blog_details( array( 'blog_id' ...
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Meta description ellipsis [duplicate]

I have a function that puts a meta description in my theme's <head>. It works well but I have a small issue. It just cuts off words in the description once it reaches the 160 character limit. I ...
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Changing admin Textarea to integrated WP editor

I'm currently working on a theme for my page that utilizes wordpress's built-in gallery system to make a slideshow with php/jquery. (Post->create new post->add media-> create gallery) Since by ...
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Passing array in add_option() in WordPress custom theme

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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Include category name in page template

The theme I am using inserts and styles the page title using this code. I would like to display the category name depending on whatever it is for that category. I have tried a number of methods but ...
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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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Costum Theme template directoy url problem

recently i've made a costum wordpress theme , i already made few before but this time i'm really confused about issue: issue is ; in costum theme i'm using this : get_template_directory_uri() to ...
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WP Knowledge Base Theme bug - Subcategories and Articles, Need to change WP_Query

I'm using the WP Knowledge Base theme, which is almost perfect for the project I'm on, but I discovered an unfortunate bug. On the home page, if you have both SubCategories and loose Articles under a ...
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What, specifically, should be included in theme_name_setup()?

I’ve “inherited” the development of an old theme that I’m now bringing up to speed for WP 3.9. The theme code comes with a functions.php that has a function theme_name_setup() that hooks into ...
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What is the process for reimplementing a back up WordPress?

WordPress noob here. I'm helping a friend migrate her WordPress themes and change servers. I've already moved the WP across servers, but now I'm working on changing the theme on my localhost dev site ...
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Flexslider not working for my custom theme WordPress

I add flexslider to my theme homepage http://templategraphy.com/wp-demo/bluto/ but it didn'not show on my homepage Here is the order of js i placed in function.php function theme_name_scripts() { ...
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Do I have anything to worry about when switching to a default theme to test for plugin conflictions?

WordPress noob here. I want to test a site I'm working on for plugin conflicts. I've heard that switching to a default theme and testing the plugins will do this. My question is, is this going to mess ...
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Change the background of each post according to the category

I am using the Hueman Theme. What I want to do is that the background of all the posts should change according to the category of the post. Please suggest something
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Notice: Use of undefined constant Redux_TEXT_DOMAIN - assumed 'Redux_TEXT_DOMAIN'

I am building my first Wordpress site, I just downloaded and installed v3.9.1. I bought a theme (rustik3) and I am trying to install it, but I am running into these errors produced by WP_DEBUG: ...
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Alternative to Back End Dashboard?

For the past few years the WP third party development community has trended to creating custom Front End forms for Users. This has been the "solution" to keeping unsophisticated users out of the ...
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Shortcode Display From Wordpress Dashboard Page Without Using post_id

I have this code for showing recent posts on my home page custom theme and it works well. functions.php code: function my_recent_posts_shortcode($atts){ $q = new WP_Query( array( ...
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Create search form in menu as in Twenty Fourteen theme

I would like to replicate the search form in Twenty Fourteen's menu. I have tried to hide and show the search button with jQuery. My Problem is that the button is not sliding from left to right and ...
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Plugin to load theme if mobile and specific page

I've been browsing some of the other questions and I haven't been able to find a solution. There was a great solution to part of my problem that I'm basing this code on. I need to detect if on mobile, ...
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Line break no working on theme

I am working on an e-commerce site and the line breaks wont work, neither using the return button nor using <br /> . I have been looking around but haven't found a solution that works. I would ...
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Why use while over if in single wordpress posts?

Why is while() used instead of say if() here: <?php while ( have_posts() ) : the_post(); ?> <?php get_template_part( 'content', 'single' ); ?> <?php ...
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Where did my Theme Editor go?

I have 2 blogs, both are versions 3.x One of them, "Blog 1" is a multi-user blog. I can't edit the themes under Appearance->Editor , because it doesn't appear. "Blog 2" is a single instance blog, ...
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Permalink remain the same on each page

I have displayed the post title within the anchor tag after which I've set the permalink. The permalink, however, is not working with the same title that came from the post. It's like getting the ...
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Hide default “Recent Comments” Widget if there are no comments yet

Is there a way to hide the widget completely if there are no comments yet? I was thinking about maybe adding a php function to my functions.php file - is that a possible way? If so, can someone ...
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header.php-tweak: How to do that getting Meta-Slider into the header-center?

update - the header.php in question: question is: where to add the new line <?php echo do_shortcode("[metaslider id=36]"); ?> at the moment i do not know where to add.... <?php // Exit ...
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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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Admin area for user, custom theme or admin theme?

In my WordPress site, I need to provide some backend functions for logged in user, so currently I have two choices use the wp-admin, customize the menu by hiding irrelevant items create a custom ...
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Get markup for post without loading into the template

I am writing a shortcode plugin that displays posts according to some parameters passed into the shortcode. I have the wp_query to get the posts and now I am trying to get the markup for the posts ...
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Theme specific plugin, how?

Can someone tell me whether it is possible to create a plugin that is only available to a specific theme and how do I override certain settings in that theme? The problem This is basically the story. ...