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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Can I add a blog subfolder to my website and use a different theme

I asked this question over at WebMasters, and was directed to this stack exchange, I might add I had no idea this even existed! I was wondering if I am able to create a new subfolder named blog on ...
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Wordpress multisite with same content

Trying to accomplish the following. Any help / advice is greatly appreciated. 1) I have multiple domain names (e.g., site1.com, site2.com, site3.com). 2) I need each domain to display the same ...
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Overwrite functions.php of a theme - What if the theme is updated?

I have added a shortcode inside a functions.php file of my a Theme. I am wondering that if the theme changes, it might overwrite the current functions.php file. So, is this true? If so, where should ...
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Theme Option won't show up in my template

I've modified theme option from wp.tuts tutorials, And when I save the settings, it works. But the settings on the second tabs won't show up in my template. here my first theme option and the second ...
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Image not displayed

I am using the following inside images-options which is linked to functions.php.When clicked on submit button it crashes in wordpress admin <th scope="row">Image 1:</th> <td> ...
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Migrated Wordpress site renders Chinese

So, I have no idea what happened, but I tried to migrate a WP site and for some odd reason, it just renders in all Chinese/Japanese. I've been working on this site locally, and it renders fine ...
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What's the policy for building a theme that doesn't support widgets/menus?

I'm developing a minimalistic theme, and my plan is not to include menus or widgets in it. The Theme Review page on wordpress.org states: Whether implementing required, recommended, or optional ...
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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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How to understand a specific bit of Wordpress syntax

I am changing a theme in Wordpress, and in an earlier theme, there was something like this that added a an email signup widget to the page: [green_tick_1_list width="100%"] But in the new theme ...
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How to completely disable a taxonomy archive on the frontend?

I have registered three custom taxonomies. All three of these custom taxonomies are attached to my custom post type. There is only one taxonomy out of the three registered, that I would like not ...
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Make the css of the widget overwrite theme css

I have created a widget that creates forms. I am using the Twitter Bootstrap framework in order to style those forms. I have two instances of WP: One is using the Alterna theme, which uses ...
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Updating themes customized by users

Can I safely update a theme if a user has only modified it through THEMES > CUSTOMIZED? I know that a user has to clone and create a child theme if they want to edit the php/css/javascript files ...
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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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Finding and disabling 'rogue' stylesheet from header: Source Sans Pro

I just recently set up a local WordPress development environment and imported the content from the live site into it using WordPress' built-in export and import functionality. Unfortunately, this ...
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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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How to know if user choose to show full post or excerpt?

I've seen there is a setting to choose whether to see full posts or excerpts on feed. However I'm using a theme that doesn't seem to support this functionality (it always show the full post). For this ...
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Prevent Wordpress installing plugins and themes via Admin

When I initially set up WP, I had entered my FTP details in the Admin so that I could add plugins and themes directly from Admin. However, I believe this compromises the website as I have found ...
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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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Theme Editor Not Showing

I made a custom WordPress theme from scratch for a client, then zipped it up and sent it to them. They installed the theme fine, but for some reason the theme editor does not display. What I mean is ...
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How to tell a theme to use different .mo and .po files?

I have a theme which loads .po and .mo files to display strings in English. I want to have only one language (Polish), but those two files are en_US. I tried replacing content in the en_US.po file but ...
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How to merge two Wordpress themes?

I have a project in which I want to merge two wp themes, I have two themes in which one has a great interface i want to use this interface and second theme has a good functionality so I want to use ...
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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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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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“No Data Received” error in Chrome every time i try to update the theme functions file

Under Appearance --> Editor --> functions.php ( Theme functions ), whenever i try to modify a piece of code in it and click Update, i get this "No Data Received" error in Chrome. I never get this ...
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Obtaining the original unchanged Theme [closed]

Quite a few months back, I had used a third party theme v 2.9 in my wordpress site. I made a few custom changes to css/.php based on my needs. Now, I plan to upgrade the theme to v3.8. Before doing ...
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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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Adding function to function.php error 505 [closed]

Whenever I try to edit the function.php file of my theme. I get an 505 Error, no matter what function I add it will always give me that error.
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Echo all category names, apart from one

I've got this simple code, that creates breadcrumbs: function the_breadcrumb() { if (!is_home()) { echo '<a href="'; echo get_option('home'); echo '">'; echo ...
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Navigate with one button through a responsive wordpress page

You can take a look at Tessellate a HTML5 responsive template to see what I'm trying to accomplish. I love this theme and I'm especcialy interested in the way you can navigate with one button to ...
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How can one update a theme on a live site without interruption?

So i have a WordPress-based site with a custom Genesis child theme. Once the site goes live, we are obviously going to need to make changes periodically to the child theme's code — modifying CSS and ...
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how do config PHPCHART Script For wordpress theme

i have a wordpress theme that i want use PHPChart in some page ... first step of using PHPChart is confige file 'conf.php' , i tried very much , but i cant do it Imagine that you have the correct ...
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Load CSS files in header of Bones theme?

I'm using the Bones theme, and I'm trying to turn jQuery plugins into WordPress plugins. In the init.php file for the 'Chosen' plugin I'm converting, I've included this code: function chosen(){ ...
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'Bones' theme: Load stock scripts in footer instead of header?

I'm using the 'Bones' theme in my latest WordPress site, and when I run the site through Google PageSpeed, I receive the following error: Eliminate render-blocking JavaScript and CSS in ...
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Export links of custom created admin page

All right so i have created a page in the wordpress admin called Theme Options.When i export my files the links of these pages are not exported.I want the links that i have included in this page to be ...
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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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Minify style.php in head of index.php

I currently have a WordPress theme options page. I read all the theme options styles in style.php which I then include in the head of my website. Does anyone know how to minify this style.php file? ...
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How to make shortcodes parse in two different themes

I've got a mobile and a desktop theme for my website , but the shortcodes in my desktop theme are a lot more functional than the ones in my mobile theme, I use only the shortcodes in my desktop theme, ...
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linking to an svg through comments_popup_link

I want to remove the text in the comment section and replace it with svg which falls back to png. This is my code so far <?php comments_popup_link('<object type="image/svg+xml" ...
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Latest Posts not in the right order

I have changed my website's homepage to show only latest posts on the home page by going to settings > reading and using the "Latest Posts" option, but I just can't get things to work properly. On ...
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adding a unique page to an existing site

i'm a wp newbie working with an existing site. i've been asked to add a unique page to the site and am having trouble finding out if this is possible. the current site would not change, but there ...
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How to activate a plugin on the activation of a theme?

I want to use the hide unwanted shortcodes plugin to hide unwanted shortcodes from my desktop theme when my website is visited by mobile users. I'm currently using the any mobile theme switcher ...
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Force theme or disallow theme change

Can I force a theme? I mean that the user cannot change intentionaly or accidentaly the theme I made for that website. I would like to do this from the core because I also want to lock all updates.
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Any plugin/theme available which suits my requirement? [closed]

I have this WordPress website up. As one can see I've displayed alternate red and blue bands (which are images) with text written on them. I had the bands (around 100) manually created on Photoshop ...
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Dash or underscore in theme folder name?

I'm confused and I didn't find any answer by Googling. My theme files such as single.php or header.php reside in a folder. Should I use dashes or underscores in the folder name? My web server run on ...
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How do I make the selected layout display for all MarketPress pages?

I've set up a WordPress site and installed MarketPress. It works fine overall and the /store/ page is correctly displaying my selected template/layout. However, all subpages such as /store/products, ...
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Theme licensing and permission on changing content [closed]

When using themes on a WordPress site, can I customize (I mean modify/change files) that makeup the theme? So as to remove a particular section on stock photo provided in the pages? I like certain ...
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Include a php file that is above WP installation hierarchically?

I've come across a number of ways to call the WP "root" folder But what if I want to include a php file that is in a parent folder of WP? Example http://www.site.com/, where the WP blog is in ...
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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 load jQuery in the footer - nothing works for me

I tried all the solutions I found on the internet, including the ones I found here, but nothing works on my theme - jQuery always load in header. I try to use the one from Google, but I would be happy ...
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First post of each category

I'm trying to create a simple loop, that gets the latest post of 3 selected categories. I've searched for something similar to learn from, but most are overly complex. At the moment, I have: ...