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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Why do WordPress developers use so many opening and closing PHP tags when developing themes? [duplicate]

This is a code set I copied from Twentyeleven theme. <?php while ( have_posts() ) : the_post(); ?> <?php get_template_part( 'content', get_post_format() ); ?> ...
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Specify a particular page to list all custom types

In WordPress I can specify which page is used as my home page and which page will list all my posts. I have created a Custom Post Type called 'Property'. I know I can access all of the posts with the ...
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How to override menu markup?

I am trying to override wp menu markup and add additional div around each sub-menu ul. Something like this <ul> <li><a>Coffee</li> <li><a>Tea</a> ...
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A thin line between native wordpress bahaviour and 3rd party themes

Bear with me as i try to learn WP. Lets say we have a 3rd party theme were the route of the request is somehow like this. Root theme index.php diverts to a nother php file which decides what page to ...
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How to add custom page elements to the WYSIWYG editor?

On a plugin-less Worpress installation the WYSIWYG editor allows to write a page down from top to bottom with style buttons (lists, font, italics, bold, add picture ...). What I am missing is the ...
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How do I understand which page of my theme is being loaded?

Inside my theme there are tons of pages: page-nosidebar.php pages.php content.php How can I track which is actually loaded?
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Widget configuration inside theme

I need to change my theme on the fly (for mobile version I have a different appearance), but widgets are not saving correctly. I tried to configure widgets from the theme, but this method doesn't ...
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Why is my container argument not working for wp_nav_menu() [closed]

The following code outputs a menu but the container <nav> tag is missing. $menu_settings = array( 'menu' => 'Packages', 'container' => 'nav', 'container_class' => '', ...
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Adding custom input field in menu backend [duplicate]

How can I add the custom content in the menu items in the back-end. For example I want to add another input field and save it. I could not find any information in the Codex.
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Permission error in wordpress

I am completely new to wordpress. I just installed it and wanted to change the theme of my website and I get following error: Installing Theme: Klasik 0.7.5 Downloading install package from ...
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Accidentally deleted php code in Wordpress website [closed]

I have a website: www.convert2latex.com . While trying to remove the "continue reading", I accidentally deleted some code and updated it in the theme editor's functions.php. Now the website does not ...
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No Styles Working on Wp-Signup.php [MU]

I'm not sure why, and it's kind of putting me off getting into theme development, but I can't seem to work out how to customise wp-signup.php? I have looked everywhere on the internet but I can't find ...
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Advantages of wordpress theme vs wordpress as a backend only

I've been wondering what would be the best option: Creating a wordpress theme Using wordpress only as backend and using a MVC framework for the rest I've never worked with wordpress themes ...
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Parallax WordPress theme without hardcoding - possible?

I want to develop my first Parallax WordPress theme, just for the fun of learning this stuff. I found this snippet: http://jsfiddle.net/cse_tushar/Dxtyu/141/ It lets the user click on a menu item ...
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Custom Images - Creating Larger Versions

Playing around with the add_image_size for my theme, it works a treat for large images, crops them nicely, however if someone uploads a tiny image, I'm trying to make the size increase or at least ...
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Why am I getting posts back when I shouldnt

I have the the following variables being populated: $posts = wp_get_recent_posts(array ( 'numberposts' => 4, 'post_status' => 'publish' )); $categoryPosts = wp_get_recent_posts(array ( ...
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Can I install a theme on only one site of a multi-site network install?

I'd like to install a theme on only one site of a multi-site network install. Is there a way to do that?
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Create a Page template selector page

I'm running around with an idea in my head that I would like to make but I don't really know how or where to start. In a custom theme I had to make serveral templates for one of my clients. I ...
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Can you create a custom page with content in the center already defined?

Is this possible? So for example, you select from the templates a page called "custom-blog-home" and on this page in the centre you have two section, one is a set of blogs being pulled in and styled ...
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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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How to put multiple blog posts on front page?

The theme image looks like this: But my blog looks like this: How do I get my theme to have multiple blog posts on the front page instead of one image down the entire page like a blog and less ...
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Child theme - Overriding 'require_once' in functions.php

I am attempting to modify a wordpress theme with a child theme. My parent theme has the following function in its functions.php: require_once(get_template_directory() . "/includes/theme-styles.php"); ...
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How to get that “header rollover” effect in a page?

Some modern websites, when you scroll down from the top, the text will slide up over the header, leaving only the title and navigational tools. What is that "roll over" effect called and how is it ...
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How to retrieve images attached to post through media library?

I have been struggling to retrieve image attachments to specific post without success until I found that images inserted into the post via media library are not treated as attachments. That is, you ...
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Use random theme

I am thinking about random theme from 2-3 selected themes, which is shown for new user and saved to cookies or ip, to not show other theme for him again. Just show random themes for new users, so I ...
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jQuery Error wp-admin/nav-menus.php?action=locations

I have an error with wp-admin/nav-menus.php?action=locations no matter what page i am on i will get the following error inside the google chrome console. Uncaught Error: Syntax error, unrecognized ...
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How To Make Wp Dynamic Sidebar Like twentytwelve Theme

im new in wordpress and trying to create wordpess theme which can be used in any wordpress blog ,im following twentytwelve Theme as my theme example but when i try to create sidebar it does not work ...
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WordPress as Backend, Laravel Front End: How to connect Routes?

I am going design a site and I though about using wordpress for it as the clients want to be able to edit the content and they are not very up to date with the latest technologies, so I though that as ...
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WXR error in XML import attempt

I am desperately trying to import my .XML file from my local development database onto my real site. I am getting a Sorry, there has been an error. This does not appear to be a WXR file, ...
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How to get $post object available inside functions.php to localize script?

I have a problem with a wp_localize_script in my functions.php file. I am trying to get a script localized for a custom post type ("gallery"), however, the error emerges that I am trying to access a ...
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Remove h1 from 2015 theme

I'm a Wordpress newbie! I have two h1 when I list my site categories using a URL of the following format: http://www.example.com/category/YYY I get a HTML page with a header of Category: ...
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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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Never actually adding the action? Or do I have to call the action?

I have the following class that is instantiated in the function.php file. In the constructor I am setting up a activation and a deactivation hook for the theme. How ever neither seem to be called when ...
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“Cheatin’ uh?” error message on multple theme directories

In my wp-config.php I've added another theme directory; register_theme_directory( dirname( __FILE__ ) . '\..\themes' );. I'm not sure if this is the correct place to add it. When I then try to ...
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Copy the other files or folder into child theme

It is possible to include or copy other files/folder in child theme from parent theme? Like, css folder and js folder? Because I made some changes to those folder. Thank you
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Determine Featured Image Size in header

I was using thumbnails of 192 pixels square but want to change the size to 235 pixels, the Regenerate Thumbnail plugin does not upsize so since I want thumbnails above 200 pixels to use the Twitter ...
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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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Safe way to echo wp_trim_words

Is this unsafe to echo as following in the theme? $excerpt = get_the_excerpt(); $trimmed_excerpt = wp_trim_words( $excerpt, 30); echo $trimmed_excerpt; If yes, please let me know what is the safe ...
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What Generated Classes and IDs That Is Always Used On All Themes?

Just wondering if there is a way to get a complete list of wordpress generated css classes and ids that is always automatically assigned to any themes. I've read here, but it seem not list them ...
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Wordpress Multisite

Was hoping someone could clarify something for me. I am planning on purchasing say 4 separate themes. Structure will be www.mainsite.com site1.mainsite.com site2.mainsite.com site3.mainsite.com ...
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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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Theme styling for plugins

I have a plugin that has it's own CSS for the content generated when you use the associated short codes. I am trying to create a theme to re-style the front end of my site but as this plugin has its ...
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Add js into a theme [closed]

I am trying to create new WordPress theme from scratch. I have working html, css and js files. To add JS into wordpress theme I used: function my_scripts_styles() { wp_enqueue_script( 'easing', ...
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Define theme information other than through style.css

I'd like to define a theme's information through other means (i.e., xml, plain php, yml, json, etc) - Is that possible? If so, how? By "theme information" I meant the following: /* Theme Name: ...
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Website redesign - New theme - Help needed

and thanks in advance for reviewing this request This is my website https://www.recepti-kuvar.rs/ A recipe website, with 350+ recipes and 100+ registered users submitting new recipes every day ...
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Remove Commenting on Certain Pages

I have created some pages in wordpress like "Contact, Photo-Gallery, Services". Problem is - on every of those pages at the bottome there is a form for commenting a page. I do want to have this ...
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two wordpress sites, two themes, one database, same content

I am doing research about wordpress and there are many interesting stuff to learn, i browse the wordpress forum and i found a post about duplicating site.. or multisite.. I am not sure exactly how it ...
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What's the proper way to include inlined javascript-source?

I'm making a theme where I'm including a javascript-lib which wants to be loaded/instrumented with a potion of generated code at document.ready()-time. Generated because some theme-options are ...
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How does WordPress load themes? It doesn't see mine (symlinked)

I'm storing my theme in Dropbox, normally i just create a symlink in: wp-content/themes to the directory in Dropbox and everything is fine. It works well on my PC (XAMPP), it works well on Mac ...
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Embedded Videos (PB) - Not Available

I am using this link to create a wordpress website VIDEO At minute 53 the guy is using "Embedded Videos (PB)" widget in order to embedd a youtube video. (By the way he is using Page Builder). Problem ...