A safe way to add/enqueue a CSS style file to the wordpress generated page. If it was first registered with wp_register_style() it can now be added using its handle.

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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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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 ...
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Enqueue a stylesheet for login page and make it appear in head element

I try to style the login page in my theme. Very simple: add_action( 'login_enqueue_scripts', function() { wp_enqueue_style( 'TEST', get_template_directory_uri() . '/css/login.css' ); }); ...
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Load js/css files only on specific admin UI pages

How do I adapt this solution to work with my plugin? (Please see the link). I enqueue my css and js script as follows: function my_plugin_init() { wp_enqueue_script('my_plugin_script', ...
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How do I dequeue a parent theme's CSS file?

My parent theme (Starkers) adds a CSS file that I'm trying to remove (I want to use @import instead so I can override styles more easily). Starkers has the following in its functions.php: add_action( ...
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Issues enqueueing parent & child theme stylesheets with revised Codex method

This post brings up a few questions I've encountered pertaining to the recent changes around stylesheet enqueueing methods brought up in this thread and this thread. The issues I encountered came up ...
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Notice that the wp_enqueue_style is not being called correctly!

I get this error due to one of the plugins which I rely on. Notice: wp_enqueue_style was called incorrectly. Scripts and styles should not be registered or enqueued until the wp_enqueue_scripts, ...
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How do I enqueue styles/scripts on certain /wp-admin pages?

I have two simple functions that load stuff using wp_enqueue_style() and wp_enqueue_script(), something like these: function admin_custom_css() { wp_enqueue_style( 'stylesheet_name', ...
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How to enqueue style before style.css

How do I enqueue a .css file before style.css is loaded? Or make the default style.css dependant on another .css file? I'm trying to load a .css reset, which style.css would overwrite. Here's what I ...
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How can I de-register ALL styles all at once? And same with Javascript?

How can I get all enqueued styles or scripts and then deregister them all at once?
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Enqueue Google Web Fonts Without Messing Up Symbols In URL

Enqueuing Google Web Fonts the usual way, i.e., using the wp_enqueue_style function like so... function wpse_google_webfonts() { wp_enqueue_style( 'google-webfonts', ...
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Avoid to load default WP styles in login screen

Is there some way to avoid the load of default WordPress styles in login screen to only load my custom stylesheets? Actually I'm using this code: function login_styles() { // Sets the styles if ...
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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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wp_enqueue_style for Plugin with multiple stylesheets

I'm making a navigation plugin which adds animations to your wordpress navigation. I read in Wordpress Codex that I would need to use wp_enqueue_style(). First, How do I use this code for multiple ...
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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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Check if a script/style was enqueued/registered

Is it possible to test whether a script or a style was registered using wp_register_script/_style or wp_enqueue_script/_style? All functions doesn't return a value and I'm completely clueless. I ...
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How important is it to enqueue a theme's stylesheet?

I have trawled the net looking for an answer to this, but for some reason all I can find are actual examples, but without that particular explanation, which is clear say in the case of scripts. Can ...
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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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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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The best way to add stylesheets to WordPress

I am in the process of converting a mobile responsive page, currently built in Bootstrap into WordPress. Using wp_register_style() and wp_enqueue_style() will add the stylesheets to all pages, ...
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Register script/style: Is it possible to customize the version query string via plugin?

Expanding on the question in the title: I would like to find a way (via a plugin) to use timestamps for the JS and CSS file version query strings that are output with wp_register_style and ...
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Why does wp_enqueue_script ignore my 'wp_head' hook?

I would like css_head_scripts and js_head_scripts to be appended to wp-head but Wordpress completely ignores it? Am I missing something? function css_head_scripts() { wp_enqueue_style( ...
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How to conditionally enqueue a stylesheet only for a certain page(s)?

Before I get started, I want to acknowledge that there are some really good articles that are targeted at how to conditionally enqueue scripts based on page/post content. WordPress Plugin ...
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To enqueue or not to enqueue

What is the best way to link to a CSS file in WordPress? Method 1: Use the following whenever needed <link href="<?php echo get_template_directory_uri(); ?>/my-style.css" rel="stylesheet" ...
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get_stylesheet_uri returns wrong path

I am using the roots theme. Inside scripts.php, the stylesheets are loaded using the wp_enqueue_style-function. wp_enqueue_style('roots_bootstrap', get_template_directory_uri() . ...
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wp_enqueue_style in Plugin [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Where is the right place to register/enqueue scripts & styles When I enqueue a css style in a plugin like so: function add_my_stylesheet() { wp_enqueue_style( ...
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Enqueue less file not working in child theme?

In my child theme I have: add_action( 'wp_enqueue_scripts', 'theme_enqueue_styles' ); function theme_enqueue_styles() { wp_enqueue_style( 'parent-style', get_template_directory_uri() . ...
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What is the correct way to enqueue multiple css files in WP?

I am building a Bootstrap site on WordPress and need to be able include multiple stylesheets. However, when I enqueue them as follows, only the first and third style sheets show up in the page ...
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Disable child theme css on certain pages

I have activated child theme and would need to completely disable the child theme css on certain pages, leaving only the parent theme css. How can this be done?
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Enqueueing Scripts and Styles

I'm trying to enqueue my custom script and style with the block of codes, the scripts works but not the style. I don't know what I'm doing wrong. function my_scripts_method() { ...
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Why enqueue styles on hook

Why do we need to enqueue styles on a hook, why not just enqueue them straight in like this? wp_enqueue_style( $handle, $src); the codex page gives an example of using a hook but doesn't explain ...