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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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$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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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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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 ); ...
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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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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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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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require.js to load javascript

whilst wp_enqueue_script seems to work it's not really elegant. I'm currently making a WP front end which uses MVC (backbone.js) and has literally 30+ seperate Model/View/Collection/Controller scripts ...
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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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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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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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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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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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Load multiple Javascript scripts

I have three Javascript script that I need to load - imagesLoaded.js lazyload-1.8.4.js and cd.js cd.js contains my functions that use imagesLoaded.js and lazyload-1.8.4.js. Do load them ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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309 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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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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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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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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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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459 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', ...
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Prioritizing wp enqueue scripts error

I wanted to load the following two scripts before any other script so I added priority 1 and 2, however I am getting an error. I read it on a tutorial that this is how to prioritize ...
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Overriding a function in wordpress

A theme that I bought is adding unnecessary inline JS code that is not needed in the front page. /* Scripts - dynamic css */ add_action('wp_footer', 'upme_custom_scripts'); function ...
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Including style.css in Child Theme

Twenty Thirteen uses wp_enqueue_style( 'twentythirteen-style', get_stylesheet_uri() ); in functions.php. Wheter I use it or not use it in twentythirteen-child/functions.php the style.css from Child ...
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Trying to add script to specific admin page is not working

What I am trying to achieve is to load a .js file on an edit.php page, however the code is not working specifically for this page. I've applied the same code type of code to other CPT pages, but for ...
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wp_head() - list hooked actions with priorities?

I'd like to add something to wp_head() but I'm aiming precise location (like after style.css but before rtl.css and before my other custom script). I'm wondering if it's possible to list everything ...
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Problem with wp_enqueue_scripts in plugin

I've created the following plugin which requires a js library, however attempts to load the plugin with the line add_action( 'wp_enqueue_scripts', 'calc_script' ); in place fail with the error ...
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Including javascript for a shortcode

I'm creating a plugin that allows a user to use a shortcode. This shortcode depends on a bunch of javascript that needs to be present once the shortcode loads. I'm having issues trying to decide when ...
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Custom Admin CSS styles to style media uploader?

Hopefully a simple answer to this. Using the wp custom header feature, the media upload screen shows an extra field: "set as header". I'm trying to make this text bigger as it can easily be missed. ...
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Avoiding Duplicate function names in Post Loop (WP_Footer script)

Say I created a plugin that injects content (used as a shortcode) into a post. I'm trying to push that code for each post to the bottom of the page. This works fine, however when you are on an ...
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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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Enqueue script with url_query variables?

Is there an easy way to enqueue a JavaScript file with url_query values populated? I have a php file underneath my js directory with JavaScript headers that I want to generate some dynamic JavaScript ...
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159 views

getting a js file for one page

wp_register_script('SliderViewer', '/js/SliderViewer-1.2.js'); wp_enqueue_script('SliderViewer'); get_header(); however, mydomain.com/js/SliderViewer-1.2.js doesn't exist. My js is in the ftp at ...
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Hook for writing text string after footer scripts

I'm looking to insert a string of JavaScript variables AFTER the in_footer enqueued scripts. When I write the string via the wp_footer hook, they occur before the in_footer scripts. Is there another ...
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using wp_enqueue_script to attach jquery-ui

I am trying to load jquery-ui using wp_enqueue_script. I can check that jquery is loaded. jquery-ui is registered i.e. output of var_dump( wp_script_is( 'jquery-ui-tabs', 'registered' ) ); is ...