"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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Change posts archive ordering

I need to change the order of my default posts archives so I have added this to my functions.php but it doesn't affect anything... I've looked at various examples and from what I can see it should ...
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meta_query not working properly

I'm trying to run a query that only displays items that meet a condition in an Advanced Custom Fields select box, but I'm getting nothing. Here's my query. Any help would be appreciated: <?php ...
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Pagination in WP_Query?

I am using a WP_Query to display posts from within a category and a custom term selected ("fitness visibility" inside category "articles") My code: <?php $catquery = new WP_Query( ...
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How To Call WP_Query From A Subdomain?

I have a PHP script running in WordPress, that uses a WP_Query to get the posts from one of my subdomains and return it as a JSON string. The script only receives the post data if I call it using the ...
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Extending WP Query: Custom geolocation meta values work, but tax_query breaks

I've built a custom query for geolocation searches. I'm saving lat and lng within each custom post type as a meta value. My query extension returns results successfully when lat and lng are the only ...
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Wp_query WooCommerce products

I'm currently developing an e-commerce store using Wordpress and WooCommerce. I'm planning on creating a basic product filtering system and was wondering if it's possible to wp_query the results shown ...
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Wordpress Bootstrap Grid

What's the best way to create a grid layout using bootstrap, or see link below http://v4-alpha.getbootstrap.com/examples/carousel/ displaying three different headings, should i use wp-query or, ...
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Order wp_query by calculated field

Hi I'm working on a store locator. I have a custom post "clinics" where I save clinic details (address,.., lat, lng). Each time I publish a new clinic I save post_id, lat and lng also in a custom ...
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WordPress: Cron locking and Queue

I have some CPU intensive scripts that I don't want to run concurrently. Every now and again the scripts will overlap and crash the server. Already at 2GB and the mysql container still crashes. I ...
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Create a hierarchical loop at predefined markup requirements

I try to achive this in wordpress based on my theme: fullpage.js demo So I have a predefined markup for vertical sections (parents) and one for horizontal slides (children). Parents only contain ...
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Get query result according to merged array

1st query selecting the records that are found $old_args = array( 'post_type' => 'product', 'meta_query' => array( 'relation' => 'AND', array( 'key' => ...
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Get a list of ACF Repeater-Fields as array

I run a Site for a concert & music club. Events are set within a custom post type called "events". In this i set the date, the name of the event and all other infos about that event. In this ...
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Improving WP_Query for performance when random posts are ordered

I have made a new query after I've asked a question about my query_posts code... you guys didn't find that great, so I decided to change that. I made this: $page = (get_query_var('paged')) ? ...
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Include post_status check within $wpdb query

I've got a function that returns a count from the database for publish posts that match the product ID to the post meta ID (both are the product type). I've realized this query returns unpublished ...
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Display Year and Month from custom field + Age Calculator

I have a custom field "DOB" on my custom post type which is in [Ymd] format. I want to compare that date of birth to current time and want to show "You are # years # months." I am able to calculate ...
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How to order by datediff in WP loop?

I have a custom post type for events with a custom field named event_start_date, and I want to sort the archive loop according to the nearest event_start_date. In other words, the event with the ...
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Query with two posttypes and two different meta_keys

I need to query two custom post types, like this: 'post_type' => array ('single_events', 'group_of_events'), and i need to select certain posts in a certain order, to do this i wrote a meta ...
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query_vars empty when using custom url with custom rewrite rule

I'm trying to pass custom url parameters to pretty urls using add_rewrite_tag('%product%', '([0-9/]+)'); ...
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Moving the array pointer inside a WP_Query while loop

How can I move the pointer ahead a place, or at least offset it, as I'm trying to pull two posts during each loop of the while loop? I've indicated where in the loop I would like to move the pointer: ...
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wpdb get_results() returns only 2 rows

I am trying to create custom admin widget to present how many users has registered within last days. I have created function as below: function mdbootstrap_add_dashboard_recent_users(){ global ...
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Keeping the previous get value and add another value when submitted

I'm a super noob, so I'll try my best to explain. I have a blog page that I wanted filtered by category and I want the user to able to click on multiple categories and it will filter to show those ...
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Duplicates When using Nested WP_Query

I think I'm missing something really simple but I'm at my wits end and hoping to be pointed in the right direction. A little background. I'm working on a site for a creative agency. I'm using ...
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The pagination on index.php doesn't work on a first page

I have index.php with a pagination. The permalink settings is plain permalinks. I have a correct pagination view when I open a page '/?paged=2' but if I open just index.php I have all posts without ...
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insert thumbnail image from php script

I'm trying to insert a post image thumbnail from my php scritp. It's inserting the post, the content, a download link, and I only need to set the thumbnail image to finish my script. This is my code ...
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Problems with WP_Query, Loop, a condition and Posts per Page

I am creating a website and I have Custom Types (Plugin: Types). These Custom Types are called 'Veranstaltungen' --> they are Events. All of these Events have a starting date ( start-datum ) and an ...
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how to exclude store in clipper theme wordpress code php

I need your help, I have exlude store in clipper theme how can I do. my code is not working, please help $cat_related = query_posts( array( 'post_type' => APP_POST_TYPE, 'post_status' ...
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CPT Efficient way to display posts from different categories with custom query

I have created a custom post type named "my-products" and registered custom taxonomy "my-products-categories" Then I created some Categories like "Webdesign", "Print", "Logo" I need to display all ...
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How To Query All Attachment Images Found In Post Galleries

I'm trying to create an image gallery which is comprised of all of the images attached to posts. The query below works well, but it ends up with all attached images rather than just the images ...
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Creating a custom search for a specific post type

Ok, so we know Wordpress comes with a built in search form. However, I've created a custom archive page that lists posts from a specific post type. I would like to integrate a search box that only ...
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Custom pagination (Title, date and teaser)

I'm working on implementing a custom pagination for a website. Unlike default Wordpress pagination with "Older" and "Newer" links, this one requires to show the title, the date and the teaser of the ...
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How To Loop Through <li> list with Custom Post Types

Please excuse me for being ignorant. I am currently trying to learn more about PHP and WordPress. This is my first time to post a question on StackExchange. I found a jQuery plugin for a simple ...
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Using custom field as 'orderby' value causing post grouping by publish date

I am using WP_Query. Here is my query: $my_query = new WP_Query('category_name=test-category&posts_per_page=-1&meta_key=sort_name&orderby=meta_value_num&order=ASC'); Why is it ...
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Exclude sub sub categories from displaying in the archive page

I have the following category structure: Category x >> Category x Sub >> Category x Sub Sub In my index.php file, I have created links to category x and so on. So when the user ...
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$wpdb->insert inserting two rows in database

Hi i am trying to insert data in database but $wpdb->insert insert two rows. my code for insert data is global $wpdb; $tablename = $wpdb->prefix . '<TABLE NAME>'; for ($i = 0; $i < ...
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Custom post order when using OR relation

I have a custom post type named Faculty. They can be any of the type MCT, MLT, or MT. MCT -> A, B MLT -> C, E MT -> C, D I want to list all MLT and MT faculty on a page in order by last ...
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Custom Query to display posts with custom field

I am running into an issue with a custom query for displaying my posts and am having no luck on the Wordpress Forum nor the plugin forum I used to create the Custom Post Type. Here is an overview... ...
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Which method is faster to get a single post?

If I want to get only a single post with the featured thumbnail. Which of the function is better to use (for the performance) get_post or WP_Query?
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Manually build WP_Query

I'm trying to manually build a query in 'loop.php' that outputs a list of 3 posts from a custom post type above the results automatically given when doing a search in WordPress. As such, I've got the ...
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CPT or Custom Table for Repository of Serial Numbers

My app allows users to purchase products from a WooCommerce store. But I need to attach a serial number (cannot be generated on the fly) to each product, depending on type, size and design. The ...
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Sorting posts by meta values: 2 different orders

I have a meta value for a custom post type called workshop which is the start_time of the workshop as a UNIX timestamp. Right now I'm able to sort the posts ascending or descending with ...
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How to get hierarchical number of custom taxanomy

I have custom taxonomy some thing like : Item - A Item A-1 Item A-2 Item A-2-1 Item A-2-2 Now i want to get what is the number of hierarchical number of Item A-2, if we start from 0 it ...
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How to add post_distinct filter to WP_Comment_Query?

I want to fetch a list of posts with the most recent comments. However I don't wish to simply get the latest comments and have duplicate posts, but I want to group the posts (by their ID). I tried the ...
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Use not custom fields in get_posts() meta_query?

Is it possible to use not custom fields in get_posts()'s 'meta_query' to use a or-relation statement with a custom field and a category id? Like this: $args = array( 'posts_per_page' => 6 ...
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Showing Children of page by name

I have a page like this phyiscs ---mechanics ---statics ---Universe chemistry ---Reaction ---Equilibrium biology ---Human body ---Polination I want to display the chilren of page ...
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Display Wordpress Post By Date

I want to show Wordpress post by day/date in homepage. ex: Monday, January 03 post 1 post 2 post 3 Sunday, January 02 post 1 post 2 post 3 Saturday, January 01 post 1 post 2 post 3 What ...
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Wrote a WP Cron Plugin and it triggers a fatal error upon activation

I'm writing a WP Plugin for one of my sites that hooks into a public API to get app data and save that within Wordpress to allow for WP to be able to search & filter the data based on new ...
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Filter posts/pages by user_role array

I have made a code for to filter wich pages to show depending on your user_role. Everything was alright. But my customer created NEW roles with similars name/slug. So now, if some 1 have the role ...
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WP_Query always returning the last custom post

I have code that works fine on our live system, and I'm porting it to a new theme. In the new theme, the WP_Query always seems to return the last custom post. My function is: function ...
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WP_Query secondary query failing

I'm needing a couple queries on front-page.php and am at a loss why this is not working. My first query works fine, however, my second one specifying the category (or even nothing at all) never ...
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Why does get_posts only show results for Admins or logged-out users?

I use a get_posts() call with these arguments: array(6) { ["include"]=> string(14) "1633,1634,1635" ["post_status"]=> string(3) "any" ["post_type"]=> string(10) "attachment" ...