"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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WP_Query returns no results

I'm using wp_query to create a custom query that retrieves search results but it is returning 0 results. Here is the code: $query = 's=the&posts_per_page=5&paged=1'; $custom_query = new ...
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custom post type search by reference id

I have a custom content type of tab_content with a relationship to a page. In my current script I have the id of a page and I want to do a query that will list all the children of type tab_content ...
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Sort users by meta_value_num

I'm having problems using WP_User_Query to sort users by a meta value number, I would of thought this would be simple by it just displays results as descending alphabetically. <?php $args = ...
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Passing additional variables to a query

How can we add more arguments to an existing query? Suppose I have in my theme if (!$blog_query) $blog_query = $wp_query; while( $blog_query->have_posts() ) : $blog_query->the_post(); AND I ...
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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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Get all custom_post_type posts + blog posts from one category in a single query

Is there a way to query posts from multiple post_type's and filter the normal blog posts by a category? I am trying to display the 10 latest custom_post_type posts and blog posts on my homepage in a ...
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How to retrieve posts from parent category, splitting them per children when displayed?

I have a Wordpress database with three categories: ID 3 : Europe ID 4 : France (child of 3) ID 5 : Paris (child of 4) I now need to display all posts under their respective category, like this: ...
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query only direct child and sub-terms of a current term archive

i'm using woocommerce on my theme, and it comes with a proudct_cat term as a defualt catagory on the shop proudct. I need to show on every proudct_cat archive its direct child and the sub-tems, but ...
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How can I use AJAX with check-box categories?

How can I build a search filter (something like this) with WordPress? I have a custom post type name: "Locatii". It is a custom post type with categories. Ex: Cat 1 , Cat 2 ... and so on. How can ...
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First post outside of loop, homepage only?

Because of the way my templates are structured, I need to pull the first/sticky post from the site outside of the standard loop, just on the homepage. I'm using _s (underscores.me) as a base, so the ...
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How can I display sticky posts at first in wp_query?

I'm looking for a long time, but I could not find a solution. I'm not a coder. Please help me. Here is my wp_query code; $my_query = new WP_Query('category_name=animals&showposts=10'); while ...