"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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get_posts query matches too many results

I have a query inside a function that is returning matches that i don't want, for example when the $id=116 it is also returning results where the meta_key 'funds_id' is 11687. public function ...
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Get post ids from WP_Query?

Is there a way I can retrieve an array of post ids queried from the following: $latest = new WP_Query( array ( 'orderby' => 'rand', 'posts_per_page' => 3 )); if ( ...
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Display count number of posts with the same specific meta_key meta_value

I want to display a list of posts ordered by a specific meta_key. My posts have the following custom fields: author_lastname and author_firstname. So far, it works good. The posts are displayed ...
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Order by meta_value_num DESC and meta_value ASC on WP 4.0

I have created a custom post type that I want to order by custom-field-1, which is boolean so its value is either 1 or 0, in DESC order (1 to 0) custom-field-2, which contains text and is supposed ...
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Query by meta_key and order by meta_value_num return orderby date

I'm trying to use the orderby and custom WP_Query features of wordpress. It works nicely to select item by their meta and to order by date. Unfortunately, it seems that I could not get the post ...
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hey!!! am developing a one page wordpress theme and I need help with the code to pull in specific page content using pagename [on hold]

this is not working for me 'page-1'); $the_query = new WP_Query( $args ); // The Loop if ( $the_query->have_posts() ) : while ( $the_query->have_posts() ) : ...
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$wp->query_vars redirection giving me error

I am using plugin which is working based on short code.And I want to redirect to one template for single location. And I have given href like this to the plugin- ?wpsl-id= So basically what I have ...
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Orderby Meta Value and Query from Meta Query

The following query is returning blank with no errors and I'm not sure why. Query Arguments: $args = array( 'post_type' => 'games' , 'posts_per_page'=> -1, 'meta_query' ...
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Displaying Portfolio Filter by Category Order (alphabetically)

I have created a custom post type to display churches in Europe. I used a tutorial to make it filterable and everything on my site works as normal. How would I organize the posts by country, instead ...
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how to simplify multiple wp_query with different meta values

Their are 6 total queries I need to use, below is list of 2 of them. Is it possible to simplify it? as you can see the key is the different values of meta_value, there are 1-6. <?php $args1 = ...
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Simplest way to query with blog_id?

What is the simplest way to query posts using blog_id? I have a post type called video that holds, not surprisingly, multiple embedded videos. Each post has a different video. I would like to ...
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How To Pick “full/thumbnail” Image In A WordPress Loop?

I am picking WordPress latest post through WordPress post loop for that I am using the below code but in this its picking all images at full size. <?php if ( have_posts() ) : ?> <?php while ...
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Can I use pretty URLs for paramaters without query_vars?

I have a plugin that retrieves data from custom non-WordPress tables. I'd like to be able to add pretty URLs to retrieve the data, but as far as I can tell, if I use the add_rewrite_rule and ...
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Using tax_query creates a 1 = 0 or 1 = 1 in $wp_query->request

This is my first attempt at modifying the main query using the pre_get_posts action/filter This is the function currently hooked to it: function advanced_product_search_filter($query) { ...
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WP Query - duplicated posts once including tags in search results

I running WordPress on IIS & SQL server. As some of the plugins do not work correctly with DB ABSTRACTION I am using a lot of functions.php filters as so on. To make my search results include ...
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Combine privileged users array with my current query

I have a custom page template with the following query. Isotope filers my categories and all this works fine. I want now to make this page only viewable by a few specific, currently logged in ...
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query wordpress page template

I'm making a one page template and have a menu set up to control the pages that are being displayed. I want to query the pages from the menu, however include the template with all the page data (php ...
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Post returns wrong result when adding Arabic parameter to WP_Query

I have a WP_Query which works perfectly when I use an English parameter like this: $the_query = new WP_Query( 'tag=english param'); but when I add this: $the_query = new WP_Query( 'tag=arabic ...
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Efficient way to update multiple post meta

I have managed to update post meta using update_post_meta(). However, the more posts I have, the more time it takes. I would like to minimize the time it takes to process say about 400 posts (although ...
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Pagination not working in secondary query

I'm trying to fix a theme which has the following setup: on each page the user can select to list posts instead of the page content. The problem is that the pagination doesn't work on this page even ...
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How to get post id of static front page?

I'm trying to use the front page as a default of sorts for featured images (if no featured image is set, I want to use the front page's, for example) But I'm having trouble finding out how to get the ...
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Cannot access to wp_query for custom query

On a custom page template, I run a custom query to get posts, here it is: $wp_query = new WP_Query( $args ); if ( $wp_query -> have_posts() ) : while ( $wp_query -> have_posts() ) : ...
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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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Show sticky post before other WP_Query

$recent_posts = new WP_Query( array('posts_per_page' => $blog_num_posts, 'paged' => $paged, 'post_type' => 'post', 'post_status' ...
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Sort order not working properly with meta_query

I have a template that pulls a custom post type for properties and sorts them by state. The script works properly until you add in a meta_query for the agent. It pulls the correct properties, but it ...
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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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WP_Query - Order results by meta value

I've checked around and haven't seen an answer which works as of yet. I have a WP_Query with the following arguements: $args = array( 'post_status' => 'publish', 'post_type' => ...
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Custom taxonomy wp_query woes.

Here's a brief outline of the set-up: "The Art" CPT is where all the art and art descriptions are uploaded. In this CPT you can choose the category (custom taxonomy) of the art--painting, jewelry, ...
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Exclude post ID from wp_query

How can I exclude one specific post from a WP_Query query? (For example, show all posts apart from a post with the ID 278) I've tried the post__not_in argument but it just removes all posts.. Any ...
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ajax wp_query conditional tags not working

I'm trying to ajax wp_query, I got success getting posts for home page with the following code. Then I added conditional tags to modify the query for the other pages like Category page the problem ...
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WP_Query post at custom position

Lets say I have a custom query which based on two custom post types: $wp_query = new WP_Query(array( 'post_type' => array('post-type-1', 'post-type-2'), 'post_status' => ...
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Site not getting correct featured image from my query

On the home page of my site I have a series of tiles that link to various parts of the site. One tile links to the blog and I have written some code to pull the latest post with an image attached to ...
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Sort by custom field that is an array?

is it possible to sort posts inside a query based on post value that is in an array - but using the last element of the array? The code looks something like: <?php $mostsharedposts= new ...
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wp_query for displaying attachments with a tag

So I am running the following query: <?php $args = new WP_Query(array( 'post_type' => 'attachment', 'posts_per_page' => -1, 'oderby' => 'title', ...
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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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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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Date query not inclusive despite parameter being true

I've set up a small test query to get some posts from October 1 to October 10. I published a post today ( October 10 ) and with the date query parameter of include set to true, I would have expected ...
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How to Compare Two Meta Fields

Consider two meta fields balance and monthly_price. How you would get all posts that has balance < monthly_price Thinking of creating meta query but our both fields are arbitrary or do not 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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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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Do not count menu items in posts_per_page

Custom type posts are added to query for category page: function test__pre_get_posts( $query ) { if( !is_home() ) { if( is_main_query() || is_category() ) { $query->set( 'post_type', ...
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Comparing 2 Decimal Numbers from custom fields and displaying posts

This is really confusing me. Hopefully you can help me. What i want to do, is search for a number and display anything that is either minus 1 or plus one of the search result. The numbers that it will ...
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how to show a tooltip include of thumbnail and excerpt when hovering a post link in other post?

Is there any way to call thumbnail and excerpt for link of post in another wordpress post? For example when i hover a post link in other posts, it shows a tooltip include of thumbnail, excerpt. Like ...
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WP Query to order posts by multiple meta fields

This question might have an answer already in the forums, however I still wanted to ask it as this is a different more complicated version of the problem. The story: We have 2 meta fields for ...
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Inline Ajax call after term is appended with a @ or # etc. displayed in div

Basically what I would like to know is how to do the following: I have TinyMCE Advanced enabled. I would like for my users to be able to tag content with different special characters (each refer to a ...
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Nested get_template_part / WP_Query – How should I do this?

I'm running a loop that runs a certain get_template_part, and that template file itself should then run another get_template_part, with the purpose to get some posts, is this even possible? At the ...
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Custom loop of a single category, cannot order by date. What am I missing?

I'm going nuts. All I have is a simple loop on the home page of the site (which is a static page), and it should show the most recent (1) post of a certain category. The trouble is no matter what i ...
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WP_Query orderby breaks when using AJAX?

I'm running in to a bit of a problem. I have a function called get_press(), it retrieves newest press items. It is inside of a plugin: class EWPress { function __construct() { ...
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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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Display custom field meta outside loop, site wide

I've created a custom field ("breaking") with the goal that whenever one post has this field present, it will display the value in the header throughout the site (that is, all posts, pages, archives, ...