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How to disable 3.3 Tooltips?

I find the 3.3 Tooltips annoying when I'm upgrading many live and dev sites. How do I disable them via functions.php? Unenqueue wp-includes/js/wp-pointer.js ?
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644 views

jQuery in header or footer

From my reading it seems there is a good case for loading scripts like jquery and dependencies into the footer as a preference if possible; however 2 things confuse me which. Firstly the default for ...
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Correct place to register and enqueue scripts

I'm queueing several scripts in my themes Functions.php: if ( ! function_exists('b99_init_scripts') ) : function b99_init_scripts(){ if ( !is_admin()){ ...
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Why does this line of code make photo albums appear?

In a theme I built from scratch I'm using the WP Photo Album Plus plugin. Per some books I've been using as guides, I need to include this code in the header in order to make comments work in a blog: ...
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Hyphens vs. periods in the script slug in wp_register_script?

I have seen script and style handles written in two different ways in wp_register_script and wp_enqueue_script (the same applies to wp_register_style and wp_enqueue_style): wp_register_script( ...
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Is This The Most Efficient Way To Add Javascript Files?

I am currently rewriting an HTML template into a Wordpress theme. It has a lot of code dependencies, and I'm wondering if this is the proper, most efficient way to add it. This code is listed in my ...
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Is it safe/recommended to use wp_enqueue_script function outside the functions.php file?

I created multiple post formats, and when i use an audio post format, i want to include some additional javascript for the audio player. So, i include the content-audio.php like this: <?php ...
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Get list of scripts / styles and show file which enqueued them

I want to show what scripts and styles have loaded on a page and which plugin / theme / file has added them to the page. We can show all scripts and styles using: <?php global $wp_scripts, ...
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wp_enqueue_script : how to change loading order of scripts?

I would like to know how to list all scripts loaded on a page, ranked by order and change this order.
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jquery script not enqueued in child theme

I need a little bit of insight here with the following problem? I've created a child theme called 'test_child' which I am trying to extend in the following way: This is the test_child/functions.php ...
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wp_register_script not loading as expected

I am loading scripts like this: //load scripts //wp_register_script( $handle, $src, $deps, $ver, $in_footer ); add_action('wp_enqueue_scripts', 'load_scripts'); function load_scripts() { if ...
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How to combine multiple CSS files and concatenate JavaScripts if WordPress recommends enqueuing them?

How would I go about combining multiple CSS files and concatenating my scripts if they're being enqueued as WordPress recommends? My site is pretty slow and would like to optimize for performance.
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Is this a bad implementation of wp_enqueue_script for conditional usage?

Conditionally Including scripts whether js or css in xhtml document head...has been a generally tricky affair, especially if you want to enqueue something, based on a shortcode or custom meta field or ...
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Enqueue script only if page has an oembed

I have a script that adds some styles to OEmbedded content. At the moment its running on every page. I was wondering if anyone knew how to only enqueue the script if the page has an OEmbed on it. I ...
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Wordpress Enqueue Script Chaos (jQuery & Foundation.js)

I've been working on building a theme for the past couple days now, and I've run into a wall. While I originally included foundation.js as an enqueued script, I couldn't remember why I had added it. ...
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wp enqueue style on specific page templates

I am in the process of a theme, I would like to add landing pages using page-templates. I cannot find anywhere that shows how to enqueue style or js for specific page templates. Any suggestions. Ex. ...
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WP script versioning breaks cross-site caching?

I am loading JQuery from the google CDN using the following code: wp_deregister_script('jquery'); wp_register_script( 'jquery', // handle - WP uses this name to refer to script ...
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How wp_enqueue_script works?

I am trying to get scripts via wp_enqueue_script();. I have tried this in header but WordPress is not importing any script. I am using like this wp_enqueue_script('jquery'); ...
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How do I implement the Wordpress Iris picker into my plugin on the front-end?

This question here is asking the same question as I am, but there were no adequate answers nor a selected correct answer so I am asking again hoping if I ask in a more coherent manner I might get a ...
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Enqueue script only for IE

I want to use dd belatedpng so the PNG's on my website appear properly on IE. The script I've always used on non-wordpress websites was <!--[if lt IE 7 ]> <script ...
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Problem using is_single() to enqueue script from functions.php

I'm having trouble only adding scripts to single post pages. I need to both include and exclude certain scripts using is_single() but it doesn't work either way I try it. I have the template tag on ...
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Can't enqueue scripts in the footer?

The WordPress codex says: $in_footer (boolean) (optional) Normally scripts are placed in the section. If this parameter is true the script is placed at the bottom of the . This requires ...
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Why is jquery-ui-core enqueueing in my footer instead of the header?

This is what I'm using to make sure that I have jquery-ui-core available: if (!is_admin()) add_action('wp_enqueue_scripts', 'zg_load_scripts'); function zg_load_scripts(){ ...
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How to load JQuery easing script in wordpress?

Ok, first of all, I know how to do this manually. I could just download easing, place it in my plugin folder and load it using wp_enqueue_script. However, I want to load my script in a long-term way, ...
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Wordpress Enqueue for homepage only, functions.php, wp-framework

I'd like to replace my: if(is_home()) { wp_enqueue_script( 'homestuff', get_theme_part( THEME_JS . '/home.js' ), array( 'jquery' ), null, true ); wp_enqueue_script( ...
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Adding Scripts in the Admin Area

I'd like to enqueue scripts only for an admin page that I've created. There's an example of this here: ...
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How do I activate jQuery/script on demand?

I am trying to use jQuery to display the comment-section of my Wordpress-pages, but without requiring that jQuery be present on all pages that allows comments. Basically, I need the following: A ...
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wp_enqueue_script + how to load JS or CSS in one URL merge call?

Is there any proper wordpress way of including the JS and CSS through one merged URL? So that instead of loading in x number of separate calls for each JS asset, it can be all merged into one URL? ...
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WordPress Script Loading/Unloading — wp_deregister_script('jquery')

I have a few questions relating to WordPress loading / unloading up javascript tools. After reading a nicely written response to a question by Pieter Goosen, that got me to do a bit of studying and a ...
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Protocol neutral URLS with wp_enqueue_script (SSL issues)?

How do I use wp_enqueue_script so that I get protocol neutral URLs? Here is how I'm currently using it: <?php wp_enqueue_script('name', get_bloginfo('template_directory'). '/js/name.pack.js'); ...
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309 views

Add script to footer - on post editor

How do you add a script on the footer of the post editor ? I'm adding a meta box under the post editor and I need to include a javascript before the closing body tag (on the footer) How do I achieve ...
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513 views

WP_enqueue_script inside shortcode?

I've got shortcode that needs to include JS library only once and only there where it's used. function shortcode_function($atts, $content = null) { $class = shortcode_atts( array('something' ...
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319 views

Using get_option() in JavaScript

Previously, I used the get_option() function to get an option in PHP, like this: $width = get_option('my_width'); This is inside a shortcode function. Now, I want to have an option in JavaScript. ...
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How can I enqueue protocol relative external (//ajax.googleapis.com/…) scripts?

According to the Codex, wp_enqueue_script supports protocol relative, or protocol agnostic external links: "Remote assets can be specified with a protocol-agnostic URL, i.e. ...
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644 views

How do I enqueue(or delay loading of) <script> tags in individual page posts?

My customer has many pages with <script> elements including javascript. <script src="myscriptforthispageonly.js"></script> I'm trying to get all scripts to load in the footer ...
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522 views

How to move style from template file to <head> section?

Imagine the following situation: //header.php contains: <header id="header">logo and navigation</header> //my-template.php contains: <?php get_header(); ?> <style ...
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687 views

enqueue and localize script in footer

I have a script which must run in my footer, after some variables are declared. It works if I just put the code directly in my footer file, but I think best practices dictate I should do this via ...
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762 views

Enqueuing Script in functions.php vs on the page

Does it matter if I enqueue a script on just the page I need it to be used? As opposed to functions.php? Or, what is the best practice? In this example I need a rotator just on the front page of my ...
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How to control what jQuery version to include, with wp_enqueue_script

I'm using a script that is based on jQuery, so I'm not enqueue-ing jQuery directly, but via passing it in the array of dependent scripts: ...
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Inserting JS snippet in the footer if there is no wp_footer?

I wrote a plugin which uses wp_enqueue_script() which will include the snippet in either the header or footer depending on the parameters you pass it. The in_footer parameter works great - if the ...
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Asynchronous Javascript Loaders

I'd like to take advantage of loading my scripts while the page is loading. ie. Yepnope, head.js etc... But I also want to be able to enqueue the script so other plugins don't try adding their own. ...
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How to get a jQuery script to run on a page?

I am having a hard time figuring out how to get a jQuery script to run on a Wordpress page of mine the "correct" way. I have followed this article and implemented what the first answer says to do. ...
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How to control the order of the combination of enqueued styles and scripts - site speed issue

We know, using wp_head() and wp_footer() all the scripts and styles are enqueued using wp_enqueue_styles and wp_enqueue_scripts hook. What we do is to enqueue our stylesheets and scripts using ...
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Enqueue script in specific page

I am building a wordpress theme with a theme dashboard with options, but as I read somewhere, the enqueue script code I am using just enqueues it in the backend but it loads in every page in the ...
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How to detect if a function has been fired on any page so scripts/styles can be loaded conditionally

I'm building a small gallery plugin and I'd like to only load scripts/styles onto the page IF the gallery has been loaded via the template tag. The template tag can take a post ID parameter when used ...
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Performance-wise, is it better to enqueue a (small) script on every page or test to see if it's needed?

I'm using the FitVids.js script to make YouTube video embeds work with a responsive layout. The script is < 3kb, but only about half of my pages actually have YouTube embeds. In terms of total ...
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wp_enqueue_script vs. wp_register_script

Trying to do the right thing here, and tying myself in a knot! So, in my header.php before wp_admin, I have: wp_enqueue_script('commonfunctions', child_template_directory . ...
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Enqueue Scripts / Styles when shortcode is present

What is the idea way to register/enqueue scripts and/or styles for use in plugins? I recently made a plugin simple plugin to add the user avatar/gravatar with a shortcode. I have different style ...
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Dynamically Load Styles and Scripts from Theme Functions.php

I am attempting to dynamically load stylesheets and scripts based on the template name. So if I have a template named page-signup.php then it will load the corresponding stylesheet page-signup.css and ...
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Correct Method to run scripts with dependencies without enqueue?

With enqueue you would change $deps to your script or array of scripts that are needed to run first for your script to work. <?php wp_enqueue_script( $handle, $src, $deps, $ver, $in_footer ); ...