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WordPress Code Flow

I was interested in checking out how the WordPress code flow works... When I googled it, ( probably with the wrong keywrods), all I ended up was this; ...
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How to Link External jQuery/Javascript files with WordPress

So I'm using Starkers to base my next WP theme on and I've run into a small issue, I was including my own version of jQuery in the header.php file but when inspecting my site using Firebug I noticed ...
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What does l10n.js do in WordPress 3.1? And how do I remove it?

I just installed WP 3.1 Beta 2 on my test server. I noticed that it ships with a new l10n.js file that gets automatically inserted into the header. I did a bit of digging and it has something to do ...
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Why is wp_head() creating a top margin at the top of my theme header?

I am creating a custom theme, and elements behave as they should but when I place the <?php wp_head() ?> tag I get a top margin, at the top of my theme header. When I remove the <?php ...
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Multi-page posts do not get indexed by Google due to canonical URLs

I've just noticed that on my paginated posts, only the main page gets indexed in Google. The paginated posts "post-title/2" and "post-title/3" for example, do not get indexed. On closer inspection, ...
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How to add stylesheets only to pages with specific shortcode?

I'm running a function on pages where the shortcode [make-me-a-map] is used. It enqueues javascript to the page and makes a map. That part works fine (woot!) but I'm having trouble with adding the ...
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How can I reduce the amount of files loaded/included per plugin?

I have a Wordpress site that uses several plugins, namely 8. Most of these plugins include a lot of their own JS and CSS files, some even include so much as 3 separate CSS files. One can imagine that ...
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when should an action be added to init and when should it be added to wp_head

How do you know when to add your action to init or wp_head. In particular with regards to scripts and styles, but also any other action.
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How can I remove the site URL from enqueued scripts and styles?

I'm dealing with an SSL issue and I would like to strip the domain from all scripts and styles being output via wp_enqueue_scripts. This would result in all scripts and styles being displayed with a ...
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How can I modify what is being output in wp_head, whether by a theme or Wordpress in general?

I've been working on performance of my site using YSLOW, and noticed that Wordpress it outputting things in my document head that I know I don't need. For example, I'm already calling jQuery 1.9 from ...
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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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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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How do I edit wp_head and/or functions.php to remove rss-feed which isnt used and dont validate?

When using w3.org's validation tool Unicorn I get the following error/warning: URI: http://energyshop.se/hem/feed/ This feed does not validate. After looking into my source its there crystal clear ...
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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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Searching hook to set cookies before <head> and avoid “headers already sent”

I have written a plugin that sets cookies, and need to avoid the "Headers already sent" PHP error by placing the code at the very top before the head section. Themes usually place wp_head just before ...
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Deregister CSS style file from WP footer

When user is logged in WP add in its footer this CSS: <link rel='stylesheet' id='open-sans-css' href='//fonts.googleapis.com/css?family=Open+Sans....' type='text/css' media='all' /> That ...
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Filter out some plugin action in wp head / wp_footer

I am using a plugin called "syntaxhighlighter". I know not to ask for plugin specific questions but rather how to filter out action added to the wp_head / wp_footer conditionally... This is a ...
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Indenting (tabbing) WP_head

Right now all the stuff that gets included in wp_head are left justified all the way in the code view. Whereas all my other code that is around the wp_head is indented (tabbed) two times. Is it ...
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wp_head() not including styles and javascripts after a template redirect

I am using the template_redirect action to redirect a user to a custom template which has no header, sidebar or footer (the intent is for it to be in an iframe as a dialog box). After I done the ...
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Create mobile navigation header with settings integration

I'm a seasoned programmer but a completely inexperienced WordPress developer. I'm trying to figure out how to create a header that only shows for mobile devices, and how to modify properties of that ...
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How do I test my localhost WordPress project with VirtualBoxVM?

I'm working on a WordPress project set up with MAMP on localhost. I try testing the site on internet explorer with VirtualBoxVM by browsing to my local ip. My problem is, wp_head() outputs absolute ...
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How do I force wp_enqueue_scripts to load at the END of <head>?

I am loading scripts via wp_enqueue_scripts in my child theme. The only problem is that my style.css script get loaded BEFORE plugin scripts, yet I need to override the css in the plugins with my ...
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Passing a variable via wp_head and then calling it on the page

As my question suggests I'm having difficulty creating a variable in the header, via functions.php and wp_head, and then calling that variable further down the page. For example, in functions.php ...
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How to remove pingback from head?

I know this question has been asked and answered 1000 times. However, I've never truly found a solution that removes pingback link tag from "wp_head". While there are several ways to block ...
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How to modify default controls in Wordpress theme customizer

I'm trying modify the default control in the wordpress theme customizer specifically the action for the close button. By default clicking it will make you go back to the themes page, but I want it to ...
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CSS from textarea in options page to frontend what to do

I have a textarea for small css enhancements on the plugins page i output them directly to the head. My Question is how to sanitize the CSS i have validation function registered for the options with ...
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Remove adjacent_posts_rel_link under 3.2?

I'm trying to remove the adjacent_posts_rel_link links under WP3.2, i.e. remove these from wp_head: <link rel='prev' title='blah blah' href='http://...' /> <link rel='next' title='blah blah' ...
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add action wp_head not working

I am trying to add some code to the head (namely a block of tracking script) via a plugin I am making. The plugin has an interface where the user enters some details which are then added to the ...
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Add code into <head> on a per page/post basis

Is there plugin (or an easyish way) to add code to the <head> section on a per page/post basis? I have a multilingual website and I need to implement the rel="alternate" hreflang markup, so ...
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wp_head() remove redundant scripts?

hey guys, quick question. I'm using jquery for my current project (the latest release). A few plugins I'm using are using jquery as well and they are inserted through wp_head(). Since I want my ...
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Would there be anything stopping me from removing both wp_head and wp_footer?

Some plugins rely on either wp_head or wp_footer or both to introduce their own stylesheets and JavaScript. Those scripts take time to load and slow down my website. Therefore, I would like manually ...
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wp_head() not inserting the default stylesheet style.css

I have a custom theme with just a name in its style.css. I've activated it in admin which shows it just fine. In the index.php just <?php wp_head(); ?> and it doesn't output the line that is ...
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Remove Genericons Helper CSS from twentyfourteen theme

I'd like to remove the genericons-css styles loaded by default into twentyfourteen theme. <link rel='stylesheet' id='genericons-css' ...
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How To Make Sure That My Action Hook Executes Last

How can I make sure that my_function action hook on 'wp_head' is executing last? One hack, that I'm using, is to give 999999 (a big number) as the third argument. But maybe some other hook on ...
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add_action and wp_head not display content in head section

I have a big problem. In a Wordpress page I've a function that generate og meta tags. I want to "append" that generated meta in the head section. So, I write this code: add_action('wp_head', ...
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Display Something in the Header After All Styles are Loaded

I'd like to include a functionality in a theme that will overwrite styles from previously included CSS files. For this purpose, I need to be able to display a <style> in the header after ALL ...
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Can't find where to modify <html> attrbitutes

I am trying to create a simple function that adds or edits data in the <html>. Basically, before the server response is sent, I want to find where this piece of html is written at the top level ...
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Using auth_redirect returns cannot modify header information

I'm hooking auth_redirect to wp_head, but it's returning cannot modify header information. Do I have to hook it to a different action? Something that loads before wp_head? I tried hooking it to ...
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Remove swfobject.js in wp_head()

I have gotten rid of the wlwmanifest_link and jquery, since I load it from a compressed version and at the footer, but I can't find a way to get rid of the swfobject.js. This is the code I used to ...
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Why does WP load so many files in the head of source code? How do I optimize it?

I have noticed that wordpress loads a bunch of files into the head of a site. This looks really sloppy and discloses vital information about the file structure of a website. Depending how many ...
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making a plugin that moves other plugins wp_head actions to wp_footer

I am grappling with implimenting jQm on wordpress and have hit the obstacle that most plugins dont work on jQm ajax loaded pages. However, taking the example of the sharethis plugin, I have found ...
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How to load a stylesheet into wp_head from a custom widget?

The code below is part of a widget that goes with my theme. I'm trying to include a stylesheet that the widget needs by placing an add_action call to wp_head. However, the function never fires in this ...
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append stylesheet via shortcode

Wondering how I can add a stylesheet to wp_head section via shortcode, since shortcodes are parsed after wp_head, I've hearing about output buffering but I Am not sure. Any idea?
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Set up description meta automatically

How I can setup/override meta description tag values for arbitrary pages of my site? I have a lot of pages, generated dynamically by script. I need to add dynamically generated meta description for ...
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Empty lines in header, how to remove them

I'm making a theme from the _underscores theme, and after some development there are some empty lines in the header tag that I dont know where are they coming from. I suppouse that something is ...
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How to load plugin before the wordpress jquery?

I'm fixing a wordpress plugin that uses a 1.0.0 version of jquery. The jquery version automatically included in wordpress is 1.11.0. In a test site, the plugin is dependent on the 1.0.0 jquery and ...
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Insert Google authorship into WordPress header

I'm working on a custom plugin that creates courses and lessons within WordPress. Here's the page I'm trying to get Google authorship showing in: → ...
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How to find which plugin is outputting Open Graph tags to <head>

After getting an error the Facebook debugger about duplicate og:url tags, I'm trying to find which plugin is outputting the second set of Open Graph tags to my head section. I've tried deactivating ...
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How can I make new .css file in child theme override styles in child theme's style.css

I want to make a separate responsive.css file in my child theme but having trouble making the media queries override the styles in the child theme's default style.css. I've tried putting <link ...
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How do I find the code executed when wp_head() is called?

I am working on editing the header.php file and I am a bit confused. I am editing the header.php file and I see a call in it to wp_head(); I know that it calls a "callback function" with something ...