"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 for CPT with filter by another WP_Query

I'm working on a project have 2 CPTs: Projects Units Every Unit has a meta value containining the id of Project Every Project is assigned a custom taxonomy named Regions Now I need get all Units ...
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Order By Multiple Meta Fields

I have two custom fields: meta_key1 is boolean (0 or 1). meta_key2 is a date value - 20150623 for example. Not all meta_key2 fields have an explicit value. It looks like their being treated as an ...
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Sort / Filter Queries

I'm working on a website, that showcases products, and now I'm working on the query part. Basically I want to have one page, that displays a list of products as a normal query, and then on top of the ...
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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 page:...
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Trending Tags based on post views

I'm looking to display a list of the most trending tags on my wordpress blog - based on views that the posts within these tags have had, with a max tag count of around 10. I've looked into the ...
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All sticky posts are returned in custom query

I have the following code: $recommended_args = array( 'post_type' => 'post', 'posts_per_page' => 3, 'post__in' => get_option('sticky_posts'), ...
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WP_Query with offset and 'orderby' => 'rand', offset not working

I have the following situation: on my index.php I am showing the most recent 20 posts using WP_Query(). On the same page in another section I would like to display 3 more random posts from the archive ...
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Creating a Tabbed Widget

I have setup my widget to retrieve data from custom post types. I am using WP Query to show the data, but it still not showing. I have also setup the file in a gist for easier lookup https://gist....
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WP_Query with custom post type search showing all results every time

I'm working on building a search form for some custom post type. Problem is, the search yields the same results every time, which is all posts of that custom type. Please advice: Code: Search form: ...
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Duplicates with WP_Query loop

I'm showing on my front page only posts with featured image. My problem is that on every next page load I receive the same results aka getting duplicates. I'm using ordering by custom field. Any ...
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Display only posts with thumbnail using WP_Query

I'm having hard times with showing only posts which have featured images using the loop. My PHP level is basic and any help will be really useful. So basically this is my original code : if( ...
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Custom loop - Isolating post meta output depending on current query taxonomy terms

I have started constructing is a page to display a series of products based on certain criteria. Each product is part of two separate taxonomies, one for brand and one for product size (each product ...
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423 queries in 6.098 seconds

For a few months now, i'm facing a lot of difficulties with one of my websites being too slow and i'm guessing the reason behind this could be the number of queries. At the moment these are the ...
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Using WP_Query in “parse_query” or “pre_get_post” in Posts2Posts

UPDATE: The hook is working with "classic" Wordpress filter (like post__in), so it's probably a Posts2Posts issue. I'm still looking for suggestions if someone has any idea. ORIGINAL POST I'm ...
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Select random post every day

I am looking for a script to select 1 random post per day in Wordpress. I found the code below, but this keeps gathering a new post every time I refresh the page: <?php function ...
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Weird Behaviour: Not all Wordpress Posts appearing

My wordpress posts have vanished on my dashboard but remain in the database? Meaning I have many 404 errors. All (52) | Published (4) | Drafts (7) | Trash (2) TOTAL =11 items (Note how theres only ...
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Targeting specific pages in the loop

I am having a custom query that calls in pages in an array like so: <?php $args = array( 'post__in' => array( 2, 7, 9, 11, 13 , 15, 17 ), 'post_type' => 'page', 'orderby' => '...
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Conditional to modify query results

I'll admit, I'm not a PHP expert, nor am I familiar with all of the WordPress functions and hooks. I've been stuck on an issue, searching for help without much success, and I was hoping that someone ...
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How do I check if there is a tag in the title

I have many post with multiple tags ex: AMOS LEE, FOO FIGHTERS,TAYLOR SWIFT Post only have one of the tags in the title ex: “The Man Who Wants You” – Amos Lee How would I scan the_title() and go ...
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Archive - Show Page Month Headers

Trying to output posts on an archive page with date titles. Ideally this can be a single query so I can paginate the archive. Currently I can call multiple queries for each date item but I don't think ...
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option select form always deleting the sql query

I have this form: <tr class="user-statusz-wrap"> <th><label for="statusz"><?php _e('Státusz') ?></label></th> <td> <select type="text" name="...
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WP_Query within save_post doesn't include the item that triggered the action?

I'm using Advanced Custom Field's acf_form function to expose a front-end form for users to post content on the website. Users will be submitting photos of redfish they have caught, and one of the ...
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WP_Query inside an existing wp_query stops next post showing

I have a query that is showing the 5 latest posts on my homepage from the blog. After the second post I have added a div #more-news then the posts carry on in order after this. This was all working ...
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Create query for both custom post type and category

I have a custom post type called articles and have category = news I want to make a query from the two parts to get content from (cpt=articles, category=news) in the same query? How can I achieve ...
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WP_Query returning no results

I have the following code to merge 3 different queries: <div class="features-list"> <?php $args1 = array ( 'post_type' => 'page', '...
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Whats the difference between post_limits and pre_get_posts?

Because of the lack of documentation about post_limits, its hard to learn more about this function and when to use it. Never used it before or seen it used so maybe its not to be used? function ...
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Showing specific post in order of array wp_query

I have displayed some specific post ID's in a custom template with wp_query. I am struggling to figure out how to make these in order. I want to show 1682 first and 1540 last. They do not show this ...
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wp_query get attachments in larger size

I'm using wp_query to get all attachments, and it works, but I wonder how could I get attachments in full size because this query returns images in medium. <?php $args = array('post_status' =&...
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I wan to process the following js to process the AJAX Request on my function to calculate author Total Post views

This is my Ajax Handler function function get_total_post(user_ID) { jQuery.ajax({ type: 'post', url: ajaxforall.ajaxurl, cache: false, data: { action: '...
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Search format not matching taxonomy query

I have inherited some code in this project. This search works. I can click on each individual taxonomy and see the results displayed on my page. However, I would like this to extend the search rather ...
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Most view topic posted in last 24 hours

I have this query to get most post views. I want to retrieve top 3 most viewed topic which are posted in last 24 hours. If the website gets less than 3 topics from last 24 hours it has to retrive the ...
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WP_Query to show post from a category OR custom field - Not 100% answered

Regarding answer provided by birgirethis to this post: wp-query-to-show-post-from-a-category-or-custom-field I found one issue with your solution. The two inner joins (term_relationships and postmeta)...
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Display post meta conditionally based on it's value

I have a custom field that's a radio button with 3 choices (yes, no, other). What I'd like to do is the following: [If custom field value is yes] Display something here [elseIf custom field value ...
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Force Wordpress to be more random

I use a random wp_query to load 3 posts from over 600 posts in total with this query. <?php $args = array( 'post_type' => 'post', 'cat' => ...
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Correct Way To Run Multiple Queries Sharing Some Base Data

I need to run three queries on the same page. The 'core' query is the same all three times - selecting posts in a particular taxonomy. I then need to run three queries on that subset looking for ...
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(How) Can I use 'wild cards' on the left hand side of an array argument?

I've spent all day trying to work out how to do this, and have only advanced a little - and that's mainly in finding methods that DON'T work. Am hoping someone knows something or can see something ...
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how to query for meta_value have array

I have array in post_meta like this: array( 'option1' => 'true', 'option2' => 'true', 'option3' => 'false', option4' => 'true', 'option5' => 'false' ) and I would ...
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Reset Wordpress Post Query to default

i am in a situation, i am creating a custom wordpress theme but i am stuck over something. in my index/home page, firstly i am displaying 6 posts by category like below <?php $posts = get_posts('...
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WP_Query doesn't get sticky post at the top, when used in a page template

I'm creating a theme in which I've created a page template called page_default-blog.php to be used for creating a blog page. In this file I have the following code: $paged = (get_query_var('page')) ? ...
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Prevent duplicate post from dynamic multiple loops

I was trying to list 20 recent posts, and put a post from custom post type on every 5th item. So it's like: Post Post Post Post Post Custom Post Type Post Post Post Post Post Custom Post Type .. and ...
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pass parameters through variable to WP_QUERY

I'm trying to use the plugin PrivateContent to limit access to certain pages/categories. I have a function (getAllowedCategories()) which reads PrivateContent access levels for the current user and ...
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Show only one post for each author ( Page loads too slow )

I want to show only one latest post by each author and found this code that it working. However, it takes too long to load the page since I have over 100K authors and 100K posts in database. How can I ...
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Get rewrite result

Quick simple question. How would I get the result of a rewrite in wordpress? For example I have: www.some.website.com/some/parameter How would I get the end result that WP processes? Aka, the www....
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Ajax load more posts - WP_Query parameters not working

I'm trying to replace the standard WP pagination with an Ajax load more posts button. I'm basically following the code from this question which for the most part works well. Here's the relevant code:...
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Is it possible to add query parameters on the archive page?

I have a custom post type (works), and an archive page (archive-works.php). I would like to hide the non-public posts from the archive page, so I added a custom meta box. I also modified the query to ...
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Not getting author rank when using return

I am implementing a section in my website to get the top 5 authors using this code. function ranked_authors(){ $usrs = get_users('role=contributor'); $countarr = array(); foreach ($usrs as $...
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Querying by taxonomy vs Querying by Custom fields Speed Comparison

I'm developing a listing portfolio for our project. (Basicaly yachts with their type, size, price, cabins, draft, build year, refit year etc.) I should filter them according to type and sort by (...
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How to make the default Wordpress search return borader results

I'm displaying the results of a search query on one of my custom pages. The query is simple: $shopArgs = array( 's' => get_query_var('s'), 'post_type' => 'products', '...
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Exclude posts that only have the 'Uncategorized' category [duplicate]

I want to exclude posts that only have the Uncategorized category (i.e. category id 1), but if a post is (erroneously) categorised as "Uncategorized" but also has other categories, I want to include ...
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WP Query to have sticky posts first, with pagination and having a joint 'posts per page' arg with main loop

I am building a Wordpress site and have come to a bit of a wall while using a WP_Query, it started out quite simple but then sticky posts got thrown into the mix and it's becoming a bit harder to ...