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How to add defer=“defer” tag in plugin javascripts?

I couldn't add defer tag in plugin javascripts. Google developer pagespeed test suggests me to add defer tag in contact form 7 javascripts. This is how contact form 7 includes javascript in header. ...
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2answers
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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 ...
0
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3answers
2k views

wp_enqueue_script and wp_register_script in theme not working

I am trying to use a self written script for the jQuery library in my self-made theme, but it's not working. When I simply use script-tags, everything is alright. So it has to be something with ...
2
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3answers
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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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3answers
3k views

Adding jquery and thickbox to WordPress theme

I would like to add thickbox for the template which I develop to WordPress. At this time I'm trying with a clean template that have only header.php, footer.php,index.php, and functions.php. I've ...
3
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2answers
788 views

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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wp_enqueue_scripts, wp_register_scripts, wp_print_scripts: i'm confused

I've been reading up a bit on this subject, but the more I read - the more confused I get. Can someone explain to me in short what's the exact difference between wp_enqueue_scripts, ...
2
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1answer
1k views

How to use wp_enqueue_style() and wp_enqueue_script() only when needed?

My plugin uses wp_enqueue_style() and wp_enqueue_script() to load resources, but I have kept in mind not to degrade the performance for the user and only load these when the current set of posts ...
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1answer
2k views

Make jQuery library load before plugin files

I am using a few jQuery plugins such as validate.js, but they all load BEFORE the Jquery library which is loaded automatically by WordPress and my theme. I need the plugins to load after - so is ...
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vote
1answer
276 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 ...
7
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2answers
6k views

Load a script just to custom post type in admin

I have created a custom post type "portfolio" with something like this : $args = array( 'labels' => $labels, 'public' => true, 'publicly_queryable' => true, 'show_ui' => ...
0
votes
1answer
717 views

Enqueue script on every page except one

I want to load my javascript and exclude 1 page, so I tried the following without success: function mypage_scripts() { if ( !is_admin() ) { wp_deregister_script('jquery'); ...
0
votes
1answer
624 views

wp_enqueue and Dependencies

Easy Question: If I enqueue a script as follows: Version A: wp_enqueue_script('my-script', plugins_url( '/path/to/file', __FILE__ ), array('jquery', 'jquery-ui-core')); Do I need to enqueue jquery ...
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1answer
124 views

Why does this fail: Disabling plugins enqueue_script() in functions.php

I'm trying to use the method presented here: Restricting a Plugin to Only Load its CSS and JS on Selected Pages? In the plugin 'syntax-highlighter-compress' I've got the following code: function ...
0
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2answers
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wp_enqueue_script calling jQuery at different times for different browsers?

This makes no sense, but in looking at my view source across browsers, wp_localize_script() is inserting tags as expected for all browsers other than IE7,8,9. The script tag is simply not there in ...
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1answer
1k views

registering new jQuery after wp_deregister_script() not working

I have the following in my functions.php and it doesn't seem to load jQuery. If I remove the wp_deregister_script() line it appears to load the wordpress included jQuery and not the one I have ...
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3answers
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How to add a javascript snippet to the footer that requires jQuery

I know I can add a script file to the footer of wordpress that requires jquery using this code: <?php function my_scripts_method() { // register your script location, dependencies and version ...
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0answers
257 views

How to correctly make admin pages for custom tables which don't show in the menu? [closed]

I have to create a custom table to store data for a client because they want a very precise search capability. I already have this working with custom post types and using custom fields, but with 800+ ...
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1answer
757 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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1answer
5k views

How to load Widget javascript + css files only if used?

I'd like to keep the javascript and css styles used by my widget inside their own files (and not add them to the theme). But i can't seem to get wordpress to add them when the widget is actually used ...
0
votes
1answer
1k views

How to Run a jQuery Script after a Javascript Script has Finished in WordPress

I've got javascript (a) and jQuery script (b). I need (b) to run after (a) has finished running. I need them to run sequentially. How do I do that? In wp_enqueue_script, I've made (b) dependent on ...
0
votes
1answer
1k views

TinyMCE in a div / textarea on frontend?

I have a post on my frontpage and I want to add the TinyMCE editor to it and could not make it work. I've tried these guides without any luck ...
0
votes
1answer
1k views

wp_enqueue_script() not working

I'm trying to add this social-network button: <a href="http://svejo.net/submit/?url=[your url]" data-url="[your url]" data-type="compact" id="svejo-button">Add in Svejo</a> ...
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2answers
555 views

Best way to include jQuery and fire with script at bottom of container

I'm going to be using a jQuery slider on my homepage only (not a WP plugin, but a third party). What I'd like to do is include jQuery, the plugin's jQuery script using a .js file, then include the ...
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3answers
1k views

wp_enqueue doesn't work

Some of you might know that I've been really struggling with trying to enqueue Javascript to my Wordpress theme and I just can't get it to work. I need to get this done somehow. I will keep this ...
0
votes
1answer
73 views

should i be checking for jquery before enqueing it in a plugin

At the start of a typical plugin which uses jquery I have something like the following wp_deregister_script('jquery'); wp_register_script('jquery', ...
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vote
2answers
87 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() || ...
3
votes
2answers
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 ...
0
votes
2answers
814 views

Script loaders vs wp_enqueue_script

My Wordpress theme has a lot of .js scripts running and it takes plenty of time to load them all one by one. I would love to use a script loader like HeadJS or yepnopejs to speed things up. But... ...
2
votes
1answer
1k views

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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vote
1answer
796 views

Is there a way to list all the JavaScript scripts that are actually loaded by WordPress? Do we care?

This page on the Codex gives us a list of all the default scripts that ship with WP. But how do we know which ones are actually being used so we don't have to manually enqueue them? Or do we care, and ...
2
votes
1answer
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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vote
1answer
125 views

wp_enqueue_script & constants?

I'm enqueuing a script: wp_enqueue_script('my-script', MY_SCRIPTS."/my-script.js"); How to get MY_SCRIPTS const working in this context? I know this works: $template_dir = ...
0
votes
1answer
186 views

Enqueuing a script before anything else

I wondered if it was possible to change the order in which a script is enqueued. I ask this because I wish to include the HTML5 enabling script but it needs to be included before any styles. Is ...
1
vote
2answers
745 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" ...
10
votes
5answers
7k views

wp enqueue inline script due to dependancies

Is there a way to use wp_enqueue_script() for inline scripts? I'm doing this because my inline script depends on another script and i would like the flexibility of inserting it after it's loaded. ...
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votes
3answers
2k views

Conditional wp_enqueue_script on a page

For efficiency we are trying to hook some JS scripts only a certain page template of a theme that is to hold a form: page-with-form.php On the theme functions.php we've defined a init_method as ...
2
votes
2answers
1k views

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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vote
1answer
377 views

enqueue the scripts

I have a template that has been hardcoded in the header and it needs to be Enqueued. I don't know what to do and the template provider is giving me the run around. JQueries won't work because of it. I ...
2
votes
1answer
2k views

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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votes
3answers
6k views

How to enqueue scripts on custom post add/edit pages?

I'm trying to enqueue a JS script only when someone is adding or editing a custom post type I created called "recipes". Currently the script works ok when I do this: if (is_admin()){ ...
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vote
1answer
284 views

Execute script only on certain admin pages

To solve this problem i've used this in my js file: var location = String(window.location); //only runs in post.php and post-new.php if(location.search('post.php') != -1 || ...
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votes
1answer
685 views

What to include to use jQuery UI Auto Complete

I was looking at the scripts included with WP and dont see what I can include to use jQuery UI Auto Complete. What do I use? I tried including the whole jQuery UI from Google CDN and auto complete ...
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votes
1answer
6k views

Where is the right place to register/enqueue scripts & styles

I am using WordPress 3.1.4 by now. I am confused with where (which hook) do I use: to register and/or enqueue scripts and styles on front- and back-ends? Questions: Which are right hooks to ...
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vote
2answers
1k views

jQuery UI AutoComplete & wp_enqueue_script

I looked at the included scripts in WordPress (wp_enqueue_script) and didnt find what I should include to use jQuery UI Autocomplete I am using it in the admin area. Should I just include jQuery UI ...
2
votes
2answers
2k views

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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votes
7answers
5k views

wp_enqueue_script adding conditional statement not working

This is the code im using in my functions file: add_action('init', 'sort_out_jquery_pngfix_frontend'); function sort_out_jquery_pngfix_frontend() { global $wp_scripts; if(!is_admin()) { ...
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votes
7answers
9k views

Conditionally Loading JavaScript/CSS for Shortcodes

I released a plugin that creates a shortcode and requires a JavaScript file and a CSS file to load on any page that contains that shortcode. I could just make the script/style load on all pages, but ...
4
votes
4answers
631 views

Why are admin scripts not printed

I am trying to enqueue/print scripts in the admin area. But they dont seem to appear. add_action('admin_init', function() { add_meta_box('portfolio-meta', 'Details', 'portfolio_metabox_details', ...
3
votes
3answers
136 views

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: ...