"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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Custom WP Query from meta_value stored as serialised array

I'm using a Magic Fields 2 multicheck box to store Services which can be assigned to Case Studies. The data is stored as a serialised array in WordPress, and I need some help to extract the "related ...
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Using AJAX to return search form results

I'm trying to take user input from a search form, build a query based on user input, and then return relevant posts using AJAX. Right now, the form builds the select dropdowns properly. The form ...
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Fatal error: Allowed memory size exhausted

I have a custom .csv generator functions that basically export data from posts and its post metas. The function works fine on this WP_query parameter: Array( [tax_query] => Array ( ...
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Show posts of an advanced search form

I have created a search form with multiple fields, and I want to display the posts that match all the fields inserted in the search form. For example, if I choose T-shirt && Red && L, ...
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alter $post variable in main query as soon as possible [duplicate]

I'm using WP with WooCommerce. For some purpose, I want to load a predefined static page (e.g. with id=5) whenever the user enters a product page (e.g. www.mysite.com/?product=my-product), by ...
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WP_Query ignores post_type in category view

I have following query to select posts by my custom post-type. This works fine while being on the frontpage (the snippet is included in the sidebar). As soon it gets executed on a category page the ...
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post_type is ignored by WP_Query when 'tag' argument is included

I've created a function to call in a page template, inside of which is the following query: $custom_news = new WP_Query(array( 'post_type' => array('post', 'resource', 'job'), ...
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WP_Meta_Query object with conditionals

I have a custom post type (Books) that is connected with a second custom post type (People). The Books CPT has an additional author meta box that if checked, it should appear on the additional People ...
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Wp redirect to url with ampersand string

i have a url like this: www.url.ui/?keyone=valueone&keytwo=valuetwo&ekythree=valuethree stored in a variable: $url = www.url.ui/?keyone=valueone&keytwo=valuetwo&keythree=valuethree ...
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WP_Query Group by Author and Order each group DESC

I'm trying to do a query where I get all the posts from a specific category, order/group them by author and in each group order the posts DESC. In the end the author with the newest post will be a the ...
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Multiple search queries on one page

I need to display results of three different search queries on one page. More precisely, there is a searchbox on my page where a user enters a search phrase. Once the search phrase is submitted, I ...
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Display posts if specific country

I'm running a simple query that displays some posts within a custom post type. Via each post within that post type, I've added an ACF True / False checkbox. If the checkbox is ticked, I'd like that ...
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WP_Tax_Query with post_tag not working

Using the pre_get_posts hook, I'm trying to allow users to narrow down their search by limiting it to posts with certain (multiple) tags applied. This is my hook and function: ...
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Auto Populate Custom Field with Complex Value That Increase by One?

Can somebody help me to sort this? I am using WP 3.5.2 and I have "Orders" post type where purchase_order custom field is located. This is the sample of purchase order record: POCOS20130051 PO - ...
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Shortcode in a blog post, footer and related products stop working

I have a problem, I develop a shortcode, and it works fine just that when I put it in a blog post, footer and related products stop working. I show you my code I hope you can help me. <?php ...
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What exactly does the 's' parameter search for in WP queries?

I have a simple question, but can't find the answer anywhere. What exactly does the 's' parameter search when used in a query? Ex: $args = array( 's' => $keyword ); $query = new ...
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Pagination for blog posts reloading same page

Symptoms Visiting /blog/ loads the first 10 posts, as expected. Visiting /blog/page/2/ (and onward) loads the new URL but with the same 10 posts. Nothing changes but the URL. Setup Details Custom ...
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wpdb giving different results then query in SQL Editor

I'm trying to read candidates and the relation with expertises from 2 custom tables in my WP Database. This is my WPDB query : $candidates = $wpdb->get_results(" SELECT * FROM ...
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Wordpress page and plugin list using sql query

I want to get all published pages and activated plugins of my word press site,i want all pages and plugin using mysql query.i don't want to copy paste all pages from wp admin.i want to get this list ...
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forming WP_Query for posts of all post types but from specific categories

I need to get post from blog, custom post type 1, custom post type 2. custom post type 3 and either from category 1 or category 2 or category 3 or category 4 or category 5 or category 6 or category 7 ...
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Display taxonomy title in my loop?

I'm using a tab to display my taxonomy, I would like to be able to display a specific taxonomy (for example: sectors) from my Custom post type. But my code doesnt seem to work . . .If any body has ...
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Get Recent Posts by Date in Multisite

Everything in explanation is about CDTuts I've created a WordPress Network and I want is to get the recent posts from all of the selected subdomain blogs. I need to get the latest All organized by ...
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pre_get_posts with get_posts

So in the template I've multiple featured posts and sliders and 2 default loops. I use get_posts for everything except default loops (obviously). Now the issue I'm having is excluding get_posts ...
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's' term in WP_Query extended class causes huge memory leak (268MB)

I've used WP-Geo-Posts as a starting point for building a plugin which extends WooCommerce to support classifieds-like functionality. Using ACF I've associated products with a location (latitude and ...
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Display products from specific category in shop page

I know many people asked for this question but I didn't find a proper way to do it. How to add a simple meta_query (product_cat) before the execution of the shop page's query. Maybe by using a filter ...
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How to display the number of posts in a category using WP Query

Just a quick one but I am stuck in doing this. I am running a WP_Query for a category and and want to know how to display the number of posts in a category using WP Query! This is the start of my ...
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Function is creating too many queries

I have code that displays a list of categories and orders them by the number of ACTIVE posts in the category. This is determined by comparing the custom field of due date against the current date. If ...
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Broken? WP_Query and “attachment” as a post type

I have a gallery attached to a page. On that page, I'm running the following query: $events_gallery = new WP_Query( // Start a new query for our videos array( 'post_parent' => $post->ID, // ...
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Overriding $wp_query on a template

What would be the disadvantages/problems of overriding a global variable, in this case the $wp_query? Example in template archive-books.php: get_header(); global $wp_query; $wp_query = new ...
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Call grand-children of page outside a loop?

I am knocking my head to a wall since couple of days, Here is the situation ( I attach a graphic to explain more clearly what I want): I have one main page-template. Who is the parent of three ...
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Comment form on page redirects back to frontpage

I have a page template with a single WP_Query what displays only one posts (Depends from the value of the $_GET. Example: domain.com/custom/?id=2). I would like to add a comments form I used ...
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Displaying the category name of a custom post type

So I have a custom query, in which I'm displaying some results posts of a custom post type called "staff". This custom post type is linked to a custom taxonomy called "department". I am able to ...
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Limiting number of related posts

I'm trying to add a related posts section to the bottom of my single post views. It needs to grab the categories of the current post and show just 2 posts that match any of those categories. I'm ...
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Compare meta key separation

I have a meta key called $availability that can have one of four options but also multiple values separated by pipe: |. For example the value could be: severaltimes_week|oncetwice_month|occasionally. ...
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wp_query - show pages that have parent defined

Can I achieve this with wp_query? I only want to get pages that have parent selected. I'm using JSON API plugin and need to make a http request - would this be possible with url wp query also? For ...
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Pagination doesn't work

I created myfile.php with the following content: global $paged; if ( get_query_var( 'paged' ) ) { $paged = get_query_var( 'paged' ); } else if ( get_query_var( 'page' ) ) { $paged = ...
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Pre_get_posts Gives 404 on Custom Post Type

I'm trying to filter the query on a sub page called "Ask Question" to list all of the recent questions submitted by users, but I get a 404 when going to the page. Flushing the permalink structure did ...
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creating one page theme but templates are not being applied to page content on the “one”page.

I am creating a one page theme. I have a loop that puts the content from each page on a single page but it does not apply the temple for each individual page. Here is the loop I am using. <?php ...
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Slow WP_Query with 'OR' on meta_query

Essentially, I'm trying to query using a filter for the args being fed into WP_Query() like so: public function filter_wp_query( $args, $template_slug ) { $args['post_type'] = ...
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How to display future posts - modified query still yields 404

I have a very strange problem and I am stuck. I want the single page to display posts with the post_status of publish and future. So I added this code to my functions.php in my theme: function ...
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Limit amount of pages shown in pagination within wp_query

I've got a query that looks like this: $args = array ( 'post_type' => $postType, 'paged' => $paged, 'pagination' => true, ...
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new WP_Query messes up pagination

I've been looking around for a solution to displaying a separate amount of posts specifically for the archive pages, and thought I had came up with some working code, however I see it messes up ...
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post_results filter confused by pagination in sidebar and main section

I have a post_results filter that I want to use to manipulate the results returned from a the query. Let's say that it's supposed to put stars around the first post on the first page, second post on ...
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Loop to fetch 3 post_thumbnail instances from 3 most recent custom post types named “portfolio”

I am trying to display 3 post_thumbnails from a custom post type "portfolio" on my homepage template. So one from post 'A' , one from post 'B' and one from post 'C' The image from post A will be set ...
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Query using string from custom field as array value

Firstly, what I am trying to do is display posts from Category x on posts from Category y where text from a custom field on post from Cat y matches text from one of 2 custom fields on cat x. I am ...
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multiscroll confusion in wordpress

I'm using multiscroll jquery plugin for multiscroll. here is the code from documentation of plugin.. <div id="multiscroll"> <div class="ms-left"> <div ...
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Multiple keyword search

I have a custom search where I want to enter a keyword or phrase into the search box, and then by pressing enter it adds it to a 'search storage' (already coded, see below). Asume I have 3 posts, one ...
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Plugin does not create a custom table upon activation

I have a problem as the title says. My plugin does not create a custom table when it's activated. My code is: function bsp_create_update_table() { global $wpdb; //geting the acces to a wp tables ...
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Remove category from query (show all posts in archive.php) pre_get_posts()

I am using pre_get_posts() to allow all posts to be displayed on any category archive. This is because I will provide a javascript sorting and filtering method using isotope.js. Any category page will ...
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WP_Query shows all posts on single post pages

Looking for assistance with WP_Query. I'm learning to create WordPress themes and I am practicing by creating a real estate theme. What I am trying to do is set up a properties page (custom post type) ...