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Remove specific CSS and JS from the head

I'm trying to remove some specific lines from the WP_HEAD. Now my header looks following way: <link rel='stylesheet' id='bootstrap-css' href='/themes/wp-e/css/bootstrap.css?ver=4.2.2' ...
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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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2k views

Adding Colorpicker Field To Category

I want to add a custom field to my categories where the user can color code them. I've added the field but I want to use built in colorpicker (either tinyMCE or the farbtastic) to give the user an ...
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859 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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745 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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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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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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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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245 views

When can you get current page ID and initialize hooks right after?

I'm developing a plugin and need to know on what page user is and then add specific hooks and filters for that page. And my problem is that is_page() and the_ID() doesn't work outside of wp, ...
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141 views

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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183 views

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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352 views

Help with enqueing scripts in footer after init action

In my functions.php, I have set a register_scripts() and load_scripts(), and hooked them to the 'init' action. I have registered all the scripts to be loaded in the footer, in order to optimize page ...
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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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$wp_styles->registered not giving ALL the styles?

I'm pretty new to Wordpress programming (been using it for a while, but never got into the nitty gritty). So, I'm trying to "minify" some JS/CSS files into common ones. I'm manually joining the files ...
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112 views

Benefits to enqueuing site scripts/stylesheets?

I'm aware of a similar question here: What are the benefits of using wp_enqueue_script? - However, what differs is I'm talking about a site with a pre concatenated/minified stylesheet and site ...
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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 ); ...
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Adding Custom Javascript to Skeleton Child Theme

I'm trying to register & enqueue ImageMapster in my Skeleton Child Theme on the main.php page to make an image map with hovering image effects. I added this code to the "Header Functions" section ...
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377 views

Check if page/post has any anchors that link to an image jpg/gif/png

What I'm aiming to do is add fancybox to a site I'm developing, but I only want to enqueue the JS/CSS etc if the page/post needs it. My thoughts are that I would need to check all the anchor tags on ...
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2answers
1k views

Is it possible to enqueue a script from a widget method (of extended WP_Widget object)?

I am creating a widget plugin that a user could potentially use multiple iterations of the widget multiple times on a single widget-area / multiple widget-areas on a single page. Because of its ...
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54 views

Is it safe to enqueue a font style without putting http or https?

I have seen a few WordPress sites and tutorials enqueuing fonts like this. Does this work with http and https sites? Is it safe to do this? I see these exact URL's in the source code when testing ...
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585 views

Loading scripts to the Post Edit page only

I have added a few meta boxes for the posts and pages, so I want to load a js script only on the Create/Edit post and page. How can I do that? Currently I'm using following but that loads the scripts ...
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Is it possible to enqueue the Youtube API script or does it have to be inline?

The code below is the main part of a function in my functions.php which returns a div and script which ultimately output a youtube API iframe to the template where the code had been called from. At ...
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Continue javascript execution when errors occurs [duplicate]

I use the WP native function wp_enqueue_script() for all my JavaScripts loading both in WP front and back-end so it can handle duplicated calls to the same script and so on. One of the issues is that ...
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253 views

Multisite plugin development and wp_enqueue_script

I have a plugin I'm developing. It works fine on a single site version of WordPress. It installs on a multisite version of WordPress, it appears to work on the admin pages, but when the plugin ...
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2k views

wp_enqueue_script order - external vs inline js

I have a few scripts loading with my theme: // loading script.js <script type="text/javascript" src="script.js"></script> // doing something using script.js <script ...
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5answers
4k views

wp enqueue script using scripts from cdn with a safety callback

I want to include several scripts and styles from a remote CDN... in this case bootstrap and similer files but i want to provide a safety net in the form of a callback in the case the CDN is down for ...
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3answers
81 views

Javascript not included

I have tried to include my javascript file in the following way: function theme_scripts() { wp_enqueue_scripts( 'custom-script', get_template_directory_uri() . '/js/menu-fix.js',array('jQuery'), ...
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2answers
7k views

wp_ajax() question.. not using wp_enqueue_script?

hey guys, weird situation... I'm trying to use wp_ajax() for the first time. I'm normally using a normal jQuery ajax request but in my current case I get a lot of bugs so I thought about trying ...
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4answers
2k views

Can I add styles to footer with $wp_styles->add_data?

I'm working on a script to easily move js and css scripts to the footer using the add_data function in $wp_scripts and $wp_styles. I know for scripts that if the group is greater than 0 the script ...
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2k views

How do I make sure a plugin loads a script after jQuery

My client has a site running the latest version of WordPress, with Thesis. Currently, jQuery is being loaded in the footer, as the very last script to be loaded. I'm not sure what is causing jQuery ...
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4k views

Remove a script from a template file using wp_dequeue_script

I thought I had read it was possible to use wp_enqueue_script() and wp_dequeue_script() directly in individual template files. However, when I add wp_dequeue_script( 'myscript' ); to the top of ...
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Hook 'wp_enqueue_scripts' priority has no effect

In a theme I am working there are up to 3 Stylesheets. I am using the hook 'wp_enqueue_scripts'. The order of the stylesheets is important for overwriting styles. I have a code like this: ...
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How to load css in the footer [duplicate]

I was trying to move the load of my style.css in the footer of my wordpress theme. I have already done something similar with 2 js files and it works fine, they load in the footer: function my_init() ...
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534 views

Prevent Version URL Parameter (?ver=X.X.X) on Enqueued Styles & Scripts

Use Case I've been experimenting with Chrome's Dev Tools Workspace features. It includes the ability to edit a file directly in Dev Tools and have the saved stylesheet refresh itself (or even compile ...
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285 views

Dequeuing scripts for all pages but the home page

I'm trying to dequeue some scripts from a plugin that I only need for the home page. For the home page, I'm using a file called front-page.php with this on top to make it a home template: <?php /* ...
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61 views

When using wp_enqueue_script(); in a theme why don't we use add_action?

When using wp_enqueue_script in a plugin, I have always been told to use an add_action : function add_my_css_and_my_js_files(){ wp_enqueue_script('jquery-validate-min', ...
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force enqueue script to be first in order of prominence

I have a few scripts which are being enqueued, the problem is that I want to force the order of prominece to which these scripts are loaded. There is one in particular which is loaded from a plugin ...
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2answers
3k views

Best Way to Include Scripts on a Specific Template Page

This is something that has always confused me and I could use some help. I want to do four things directly above the closing body tag: include jQuery (WordPress version is fine) include a jQuery ...
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43 views

How do I load custom scripts and styles for a page?

Different pages often need different set of scripts and styles for them. I use functions.php and construction like this to load scripts and styles: function load_assets() { wp_enqueue_style( ...
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2answers
2k views

Enqueue jQuery in WordPress

Building my first theme from scratch in Wordpress 3.4.1, I know Wordpress already has the latest version of the JQuery via Google. I have read about issue's if the script is not called properly, so ...
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426 views

Enqueued scripts and styles loading in WordPress Dashboard as well

For a moment, I wondered if my test site got hacked -- my WordPress site's dashboard was all broken (cosmetically). But when i looked at the source code of the page, I noticed that the "scripts and ...
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315 views

wp_enqueue_script isn't connecting my custom js file

I am using wp_enqeue_script to link to a custom.js file in my plugins folder. However I am expecting a link to show up on the page but it doesn't is there something else I am supposed to other than ...
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90 views

Same Conditionals Not Working on Two Different Hooks

Everyone! I am new to WP and trying to build a plugin. I have the following codes working properly: add_filter('the_content', 'say_hello'); function say_hello($content){ if(is_single() || ...
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933 views

Modernizr check first, then move on to wp_register_script()/wp_enqueue_script

I've been playing with Modernizr in WordPress lately and here's something that i'm trying to achive. I'm adding an HTML5 input field in a custom options page, specifically: <input type="number" ...
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61 views

Why isn't jQuery 2.1 loading in the header?

Because I want to use jQuery 2.1 instead of 1.11, I first have to de-register jQuery. Then register it with the new values. : add_action( 'wp_enqueue_scripts', 'add_scripts' ); function ...
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855 views

deregister scripts on certain page

i need to exclude certain scripts from running on a certain page. i have tried this code but it's not working - when i inspect the page the scripts are still being loaded into the footer of my page. ...
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521 views

How to run a external JavaScript file on wp-admin if admin, and other if normal user?

I'm new to WordPress plugins, and I'm trying to load a external JS/jQuery file with some scripts I need. It needs to run in the wp-admin page (not just once when activated). There is a JS file for a ...
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Do we have to register JQuery if we want to use it in wp_enqueue_script()?

Or is it registered by default? I am enqueuing a script with wp_enqueue_script() wp_enqueue_script('validation', 'http://domain.com/wordpress/wp-content/themes/theme/js/validation.js', ...