"wp-query" ambiguously refers to one of two things. 1) WP_Query is a class native to Wordpress which allows users to query the posts database using a number of criteria. 2) $wp_query is the default object that holds the main query object on each WordPress page.

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Loop returning only 1 result

I am not sure as to why when I run my loop only 1 result returns. Here is my code: <?php if ( is_front_page() && twentyfourteen_has_featured_posts() ) { // Include the ...
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the_post() within switch_to_blog() altering my excerpt

I have a strange problem I'm facing when using WP_Query with multisite in a plugin I'm writing which hooks into add_meta_boxes. I'm wanting to display all post titles in a dropdown in a meta box. ...
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How to use filter hook posts_join for querying taxonomy terms in posts_where?

For the last few hours, I have been trying to use the filter hooks posts_where and posts_join to search for posts based on taxonomy terms, in this case, the taxonomy is 'category' and the term is ...
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Conflict with get_posts and the_content

I have this snippet in my header.php to display a slider: <?php $args = array( 'post_type' => 'post', 'posts_per_page' => 6, 'meta_query' ...
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how to load posts to a custom post template after using template_redirect or template_include

I need to use the URL parameter ?m=1 to load every page of my wordpress with a different template but the problem is that I can't pull the text and posts that can be accessed using the canonical URL I ...
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Limit the number of posts via wpquery

We suppose that a category has 1000 posts, we can use the following code to show 10 posts per page and the wp pagenavi would present 100 pages with links of above 1000 posts. <?php ...
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WP_Query condition affects posts_per_page count

I'm trying to create a new WP_Query that displays the last 5 posts from cat 1 that doesn't have a thumbnail. This actually works: <?php $the_query = new WP_Query( 'cat=1&posts_per_page=5' ); ...
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wp_query with multiple custom fields

My Query is this: $products = new WP_Query( array( 'post_type' => 'ys_product', 'orderby' => array( 'date' ), 'order' => 'DESC', ...
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How to search for posts IN OR title OR content OR author?

I have looked at many posts and questions regarding searches for custom meta, but I want to search for posts and include those if the search query matches an author name. I have come up with the ...
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How to query using a combination of custom_field values?

I need to get posts pertaining to a given category, AND : have the event_start_date (custom field) greater or equal than today's date OR have a event_end date (custom field) greater or equal than ...
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convert custom query to wp_query

My query is as below $querydetails = " SELECT wposts.* FROM $wpdb->posts wposts INNER JOIN $wpdb->postmeta wpostmeta ON wposts.ID = wpostmeta.post_id INNER JOIN ...
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Add custom WP_Query after the first 3 posts

In my main loop I want to add a custom query after the first 3 posts. I managed to do this -- code will follow -- but I have one problem: instead of adding the new posts after the third post, my code ...
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Custom Post type and Custom Field WP_Query

I am developing a site for a client who is a Youth Football (Soccer) Club, with lots of different Teams depending on the abilities and ages of the children. I have added in a Custom Post Type called ...
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Wrong request query on cpt and tax

In my plugin I think that I use pretty much standard and documented way to add my custom post type and two tax (cats and tags), but only thing that I do is set custom capability_type and perms. Here ...
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Loop tags with specific design

Forgiveness for the title, I can not think of anything to describe it. First I have a basic loop: <?php $args = array ( 'category_name' => 'juego-de-tronos', 'orderby' ...
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Related posts by author pagination not working on the production site

The code that I'm using has adapted from this example and successfully tested on my localhost but when I pass the site to a live server, the pagination crashes with wordpress permalinks set (/% ...
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Meta Query querrying several post types based on ACF fields is broken after update to WP 4.1

I was using the following arguments for a WP_Query for months: $args = array( 'post_type' => array( 'posttype1', 'posttype2', 'posttype3', 'posttype4' ), 'posts_per_page' => -1, ...
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WordPress database error Duplicate entry 'cron' for key 'option_name' for query [closed]

Today i see the error's with my website and it seems to slow down the performace of the website when i was having very high traffic on the website. I bought Vaultpress plugin for the backup and i was ...
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Cannot order by in WP_Query

I'm stuck with this issue : I'm having a custom query in which I cannot order by anything. I want to order by a specific meta_value. But event when ordering by name, title, date etc, I still can't. ...
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Using WP_Query To Get Posts Randomly From today

In the logic of the data_query(); I found this WP_Query sample: <!-- Second Senses Featured --> <ul id="featuredSecond" class="featured-second"> <?php $today = ...
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Display all attached image of every post of custom post type and link to original post

I've written a loop that displays all the images that are attached to every single post of a specific post type. The post type is called "atls_events" and I'm outputting an image size called ...
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WP_Query is being reset after <header> tag (using chaining method)

I'm creating a page template. In this page template I create a custom query. - page-recipes.php: <?php /** * Template Name: Recepten - archief * chained with /archive-recipes.php * */ ...
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Custom Taxonomy Breaks Pages

I have a custom taxonomy called 'industry' that I want to use on custom post type 'website-design'. It works on the intended post type, but other pages are broken. I changed the 404 template as per ...
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Use custom get results query to show posts WordPress

I have this code before to show posts. $query_args = array( 'post_type' => 'post', 'posts_per_page' => 4, 'meta_key' => 'Views', ...
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Filter and Order by Multiple Custom Meta Values

I am trying to query a custom post type, order by a custom meta value, and only display posts with a different custom meta value. I am able to do each independently but not both at the same time. ...
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2 queries with counters

I have 2 loops on a page both containing a counter to implement slightly different code every 6 posts. For some reason though the second loop is implementing the different code sometimes after 4 items ...
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Pagination is not working on custom query inside a custom home page template

I know this is a duplicate question. But to comment on existing question, I dont have enough points. So here we go.... Pagination is not working on custom query inside a custom home page template. ...
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WP_Query search custom posts meta date fields

I have a custom post type which stores dates in a meta field as 2014-02-22 22:38:00 I can use WP_Query to find posts created in a certain month / year $args = array( 'post_type' => ...
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Overwriting posts_per_page in new WP_Query

I've tried for hours for a solution to this. Here's the problem, I have a theme that is using new WP_Query to set up a loop. That works fine. I want to take the original query, modify it, and then ...
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New WP_Query not isolating custom post types on front-page template

This is the code for my front-page.php template <?php add_filter( 'genesis_markup_site-inner_output', '__return_false' ); add_filter( 'genesis_markup_content_output', '__return_false' ); ...
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Can wp_query return posts meta in a single request?

I would like to create a wp_query that would return posts meta inside the posts array. $args = array ( 'post_type' => 'page', 'meta_key' => 'someMetaKeyName', ); // The Query $query = ...
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wpdb custom post_type problem

I want to use custom post type in my custom SQL query, but, when I add the custom post type im my query, I get no results. Where's my probelm ? This is the code I've tried $top5_ov_performance = ...
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How to query posts by meta keys AND under specific category?

The scenary: I'm working in a review system for WordPress, a game review website. It uses default posts, that when under "review" category, shows the review's meta fields (from ACF plugin). It's ...
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Get category name from custom loop and echo it once

I have a magazine front page that updates with every issue, and the front page shows the current issue posts which are stickied. So for example, this month all the posts are in a category titlted ...
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query_posts different amount of posts per page

I have a posts_per_page query to paginate multiple post types, which works great! Now though, as it paginates it to show (in this case) 100 posts per page, I'm wondering if you can show 100 on page ...
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How to sort a WP_Query array by post_name after an array_merge();

I have an WP_Query array made up from two WP_Query() objects merged together as follows: $query1 = new WP_Query($args1); $query2 = new WP_Query($args2); $wp_query = new WP_Query(); ...
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How to query post by type and slug?

I have the following WP-query on my Wordpress website (via WP-API) and for some reason it returns me an empty array: array(6) { ["post_type"]=> array(1) { [0]=> string(9) ...
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Trying to Exclude Sticky Posts From date_query

<?php $lastThirty = date('Y-m-d', strtotime('today - 30 days')); $currentMonth = date('M Y'); $t = date('d-m-Y'); $today = date("D",strtotime($t)); $lastThirty = array( 'date_query' => ...
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What is the best way (regarding performance) to set transients for logged in users?

I have an option for my logged in users where they can hide the posts they dont want to see. Everything works as expected until I implement transients. When I set the transients to cache the posts ...
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Use posts_where to exclude posts ids from wp_query

I want to use posts_where to exclude an array of posts ids from all queries in my site. The array containing the posts ids depends on the user that is logged in. Can someone please tell me how to ...
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WP_Query - Object manipulation vs WordPress functions

Although this could be opinion based, there must be a some consistent way / optimised way of manipulating data from a WP_Query. For example, the 'best' way to get a posts title? $query = new ...
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How to count number of records found in a database table?

I am new to wordpress development & tried to learning plugin development.I have created a custom table from which i want to show the number of records found.I have tried the below code but it ...
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Filter media attachments by post in Media Library

Were working on a small plugin to allow attachments in the media library to be filtered by the post that they are attached to - and the basics are working: You can see the full code hosted on github ...
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No results found from a $wpdb->get_results() query when trying to join more than one meta key query

That title was a real mouthful. I have a custom post type called work with three custom taxonomies called work-client, work-type, and work-service. I'm using Advanced Custom Fields to make a nice ...
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How to do a loop inside a loop?

I'm trying to get posts from a custom posts using WP_Query. <ul> <?php $query1 = query_posts( array( 'posts_per_page' => -1, 'post_type' => array('specialties') )); ...
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WP_Query with two post types, but requiring category on only one of those post types

I have a simple WP_Query: $loop = new WP_Query(array( 'post_type' => array('image', 'video'), 'category_name' => $cat, 'meta_key'=>'total_votes', ...
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Shortcode display CPT Query only showing 1 post?

Ive seen similar questions on here but I am already using WP_Query and wp_reset_postdata. In short I wrote a shortcode that queries our Custom Post Type to display posts specific to a category. ...
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how post by category related to archive post date - how to?

I'm having a really bad time to make this work .. I have a archive template, which works fine (build by custom-post-type, call archive), the archive section works perfectly, and dsiplay my post in ...
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Filter Posts using Letters in archive page

I have created an archive for a custom post type called archive-artists.php. I want to achieve the following: Implement an A-Z letter control which filters the posts based on the letter selected by a ...
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What's faster? One big query, or several smaller ones?

I'm working on an app that will require a query, via Ajax, for a bunch of posts in random order. Something like this: $query = new WP_Query( array( 'posts_per_page' => 50, 'orderby' => 'rand' ...