"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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How to show in search results posts with a particular tag in a particular category?

As the home page of my blog I've a static page. There I want to show the navigation of the site. Category1 Sub-Category1 tag1, tag2, tag3 Category1 Sub-Category2 tag1, tag2, tag3 ...
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order by numeric value for meta value

I have read countless posts on ordering data by numeric value ( as opposed to string - it i have a numeric meta value and it gets ordered like this 1 11 12 2 233 etc as opposed to the way i want it I ...
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wp_query->max_num_pages always returns 0 on custom post type

Hi there I am developing a theme where I have to load some posts with ajax, in my index page everything works properly, the problem is when I need to use it on custom post type, I pass the values for ...
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How to reduce the number of queries?

I have meta key "Due" for posts....if a post has expired (past the current date or not equal to it) then it will not be displayed in the count. This is my code, which works perfectly. My only problem ...
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Mathematical operations on custom field values?

I'm attempting to write a function, run by a cron schedule at midnight every night, that will subtract 1 from the integer value of a custom field. It will function basically as a countdown timer for ...
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Using Cookie Data For WP_Query Loop

I'm trying to retrieve data set in a cookie and use this to run a query. I've set the cookie in functions.php like so; add_action( 'init', 'resultsCookie' ); function resultsCookie() { ...
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Saving Query Data & Using On Subsequent Pages

I have a PHP form that uses GET to send vars to a URL and return specific products in WooCommerce. Within the loop, I already have a piece of code to collect each product ID result. What I now need ...
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Filter user list that meta_value is empty

I am trying to get all users that meta value is empty so i tried many variations and cant get the list of all user that birthday field is empty (not set). ...
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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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How to query for posts (in hierarchical custom post type) that have children?

I'm trying to figure out how to query for posts in my hierarchical custom post type, presumably using WP_Query that have child posts. I can get all pages that don't have children by setting ...
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wp_query orderby random do not repeat infinite scroll - one loop

I have found a lot of documentation on solving this issue with multiple loops, I'm finding it hard to see a solution for one custom loop. Problem: I'm using infinite scroll to load in the next page ...
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Sort users by “birthday” using WP_User_Query

I have created user meta that holds user birthday (birthday). birthday is date field. Now i am trying to figure how to sort (get) all users that have birthday based on specific month. I have ...
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WP_Query not retrieving by random order under parent

I currently have TWO subpages under parent page ID 43. Client testimonials.. Anyway. I have the random order thing in the query $args but the order never changes. What could I be missing? ...
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meta_query with meta values as serialize arrays

I'm working on a project in which I'm creating a custom post type and custom data entered via meta boxes associated with my custom post type. For whatever reason I decided to code the meta boxes in ...
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Ultimate Wordpress Query Search Filter plugin Results page id?

So, I am a Wordpress Novice(not even a Beginner) and I just started using Wordpress around two days ago.It seems I am already stuck on a problem. I am using a plugin called Ultimate Wordpress Query ...
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How to connect two custom post types with nested loops

I have 2 custom post types created: "classes" and "teachers". I have created using Advanced Custom Fields plugin a field for "classes" custom post type, a multiselect that helps me add certain ...
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Related posts with WP_Query

I'm stuck with the related posts querying. I need the related posts to be displayed with any depth from the main parent. I have the following structure categories on my website: - Category level 1 -- ...
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get all remaining posts after a partcular post id

We all know and its easy to get posts using wp-query. We can filter, orderby etc. I am in a situation, i would like to get all remaining posts after a post id, say 100. So what i need is to get all ...
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How to order by post_status?

I'm using get_posts() like this: $posts = get_posts(array('orderby' => 'post_status')) which is not possible cause it's not in the allowed keys in the parse_orderby() method How to get around ...
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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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How to list posts of a given format

I want to create new urls in my wordpress that list posts of a given format and category. I thought the url structure would make sense to be like this: /[post-format]/[category], i.e.: ...
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Custom search: Search posts but display parent page in results

I'm using Wordpress 3.5.1 with a modified twentytwelve theme. My main site structure is based on the Smooth Slider plugin (jQuery Cycle). I have Pages that contain only a shortcode (for example, ...
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WP_Query with meta_value LIKE 'something%'

I have read several questions like this (for example, this), but no equal. I WP_Query need to perform a LIKE on a meta_value. My problem is that I want the like is as follows: meta_value LIKE ...
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Display custom tags on pages that have a specific page parent

I would like to use Using the WP_Query or Query_Posts method. I'm currently using the query_post method. $terms_array = array(); if ($strurl == "somesite.com"){ $resparent = "18219"; //Page ID ...
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Wordpress Prevent 404 on missing custom post

The thing I am trying to achieve is to get data from a third party data source and display each piece of information as if it was a "post" in a WP theme. Now, the WP theme intrinsically works with ...
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Ignore/Skip default value on orderby menu_order?

Is there a way to query all pages and order them by menu_order but ignore those pages that the default value of 0? I was trying to do something like this: $the_query = array( ...
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Modifing archive query affects show post count function

I'm trying to modify the archive query of archive page with this function hooked to pre_get_posts action hook. // Load our function when hook is set add_action( 'pre_get_posts', ...
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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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twentyeleven_content_nav hook no longer outputs navigation link after 3.5 upgrade

After upgrading to 3.5, I discovered that navigation has disappeared outside of the main index page. Theme is TwentyEleven and I've verified that this still occurs after disabling all plugins. ...
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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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Custom post type and custom taxonomies display

I have the following CPT and Taxonomy in my WP: CPT: magazine Hierarchical: true Has Archive: true Custom Taxonomy: authorname (Magazine Author. Not the same as WP Author) Attached to: CPT ...
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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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posts_per_page is not working

I have a query to display custom post type categories' posts, but I want to limit the posts_per_page to 8, so I am using the code below. Please tell me, if I'm doing something wrong. <?php $args ...
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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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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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BSI Car Rental System not working with Theme

On this page: http://www.londonautomotive.net/vehicle-hire/ Getting the following error when trying to book a car hire: Warning: trim() expects parameter 1 to be string, array given in ...
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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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WP_Query class not found

The idea is simple. I have a drop-down menu generated with get_categories(). This outputs a list of categories in an unordered list, each in it's own li element. I'm getting the text values of those ...
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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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Pagination pot showing

I have the following code listed below, where I reset the post data after words, I have tried resting the query data and the pagination still doesn't show. I have even tried to set, in the Reading ...
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Pagination on page.php with wp_query and query_posts

I'm trying to get pagination to work on a custom page.php and this has been kicking my butt... here is my site Here is my code: <!-- Page Blog Body Start ...
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pagination not working on page template

I am having a custom page for displaying community posts, where i want to display the posts posted in last 30 days sorted in desc order by meta value of post views which has to be greater than ...
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Get the number of rows from $wpdb->get_results not working

I want to count the number of rows of this custom wordpress query and it does not work: *PS I am accessing a custom table inside my wordpress database, mabe by myself. The $wpdb->get_results part ...
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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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Anyone know how to create comparison table with filtering? [closed]

The thing that I want to do is something like this: Comparing product features The visitor want to compare two product at the one time: iPhone 4s Vs iPhone 5s --> will show up 2 table side by side ...
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WP_Query search by meta tags shows all results everytime

I'm using a search form with WP_Query to refine results of some custom post type. It's working well if I search by items but not with text input with . It shows all results: Code for the search ...
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WP_Query - Accessing MetaValue from Query Result

Have this code. In doing a var_dump the meta_value is being retrieved under public object meta_value. I'm trying to access this data in a "WordPress" away instead of a more traditional PHP way. What ...
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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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Get pagination working for custom loops within page templates

I've got a custom loop for which I'd like pagination. The codex and examples I've found online indicate that I should get pagination as long as I pass the 'paged' query variable into the loop as the ...
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WP_Query based on URL parameters

I'm looking for some help in creating a query based on fields I made in Advanced Custom Fields. I'd like to create a query that would loop through a custom post type, using arguments such as: ...