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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Widget Option is Missing

My Widget Option is missing in the Dashboard area. How can i make that appear? I have downloaded this Blank Theme from Chris Coyiers site. sidebar.php <?php /** * @package WordPress * ...
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How to merge two WP themes so that the backend shows both theme options and displays both their settings in the frontend?

I am wanting to merge the Jupiter - Multi-Purpose Responsive Theme "http://themeforest.net/item/jupiter-multipurpose-responsive-theme/5177775" and the Project Bidding Theme from Sitemile ...
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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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Use a different template/theme if mobile only on home page

I have looked around and can not find anything that fully works for my issue: I want to be able to set the home page template on the fly when a user is visiting from a mobile phone but not a tablet. I ...
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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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Am I allowed to license my Wordpress theme under the aGPL

I was interested in the recent conversation about whether WordPress themes need to be licenced under the GPL or whether they can be closed source. The video can be reached from matts blog and my ...
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Wordpress Adding Lines to my Theme Files [migrated]

Has anyone else noticed that sometimes, after uploading a theme, when you download it or edit it via Wordpress there are line breaks in between every line? For instance: 1 First line 2 Second line ...
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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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“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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which theme is being used and set the column width [on hold]

There are three themes in my wordpress :tweentythirteen,tweentyfourteen,tweentyfifteen.I want to know which theme my wordpress is ?How can i know it? How to set the column width to be 80 characters ? ...
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Edit raw HTML of the landing page

I just created and set up a landing page for my blog. I use Weaver theme. I checked every checkbox to remove all the stuff I don't want ( Hide Page Title, Hide Site Title/Description, Hide ...
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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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WordPress theme suggestions? [on hold]

I am in kind of a rush with one client - hence, I need help for finding an adequate theme on themeforest or any website with good support. But do not know where to look. Brief: A website which will ...
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get_template_directory_uri does not seem to work when defining WP_CONTENT_DIR

I have defined in my config: define( 'WP_CONTENT_DIR', dirname(__FILE__) . '/somedirectory' ); after Codex: Editing WP Config BUT <?php echo get_template_directory_uri(); ?> prints out: ...
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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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how can I remove author box, category and tags section in TopNews theme? [closed]

I bought a theme TopNews on themeforest (Demo: http://www.mvpthemes.com/topnews/) in the single post, I want to remove Author box, Category, and tags section (Image in bellow) dear everyone, how ...
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Adding an Arbitrary Link to the Admin Menu?

Is there a way to add a arbitrary hyperlink to the WordPress admin menu (I mean the menu on the left when you log into the admin dashboard)? For example, can one add a link to Google? In my ...
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Changing Multisite themes on mass

I want to start a new theme for my Multsite install instead of simply modifying the current theme. The problem is I have a lot of sites running on Multsite so it would be a little painful to change ...
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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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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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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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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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WordPress theme parabola call color scheme for single page [closed]

Long story short, I have been using the theme parabola on my website, I love the theme and have been using the default colour scheme as I find I like that one the best however I have a static page for ...
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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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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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How to add “Template” option in page attributes panel?

I am new in WordPress. In my theme, I do not have "Template" option in 'Page Attributes panel'. I want to add this option. I tried to solve this problem from the following post. But It did not work ...
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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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Display a specific dynamic sidebar widgets on a specific page

I have had a wordpress site handed off to me halfway through completion. It's been at least a year since I last used wordpress and there are a lot of things I'm finding different. The way I am used to ...
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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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jquery-issue: cannot load the basic jquery

I am pretty new to wp. I have installed wp 3.9 on a demo site. I wanted to configure and add some plugins; eg the facebook wp-rss-multi-importer I've noticed that I cannot do some configurations ...
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WP Video media player not loading correct CSS after AJAX load

I have a post which uses WP [video] shortcode to display my video file. It's supposed to look like this: But it looks like this: After I click "Load More Posts" AJAX call. The video player ...
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Permanently remove first image from posts

I have around 2,500+ posts on my site where I've inserted images using the traditional method into the post content itself. In upgrading to a different theme, the single post page now displays the ...
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WP admin bar only on some pages

I am trying to create my first wp theme. So far it has been quite nice experience, but now i have a problem that i don't quite understand. The Admin bar is showing only on some of my pages, on the ...
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Link a lightbox thumbnail to a post instead of opening the lightbox

On my website portfolio I use a heavily modified version of the Swatch theme from Woo Themes. The theme makes the thumbnails for my portfolio pieces link to the lightbox. I want the thumbnails to ...
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Losing all my text and entries on ColorWay Theme

I have hosted my website on a ec2. So when the ec2 goes down and I reboot it, I need to change the dns from the old to the new dns (micro instance). Until now I was taking a manual backup of my ...
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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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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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Theme doesn't support shortcodes

How can I add shortcode functionality to a WordPress theme that doesn't support shortcodes?
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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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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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'Add New' button not present

I am trying to install a Wordpress theme to my site, however no 'Add New' button is showing, as in this screenshot: The same section in my Admin Panel looks like this: I've done some searching, ...