"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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Add banner after the third post [closed]

How do I add a banner or a DIV with content after the third post on the index or category of Wordpress 4.0? // Start the Loop. while ( have_posts() ) : the_post(); ...
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tax_query not working properly with get_posts

Here are my args: $args_home = array( 'post_type' => array('news', 'jobs'), 'posts_per_page' => 12, 'meta_query' => array( array( 'key' => '_thumbnail_id' ...
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Sorting Posts by custom field

I'm trying to sort my posts by the custom field artwork_title. When I use the following code, I just end up with one particular category of posts no matter what category archive I'm on. Also ...
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Are there security issues with Visual Composer add ons?

I am developing some add ons for Visual Composer. They are quite client specific so I am not planning to submit the plugin to VC as official add on suggestion. I used this bitbucket code to start ...
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Wordpress WP_Query offset parameter not working with search parameter

On a wordpress query every time i add the 's' parameter the 'offset' and 'posts_per_page' will not work, it will query all posts by using the 's' parameter only, why is that? am I missing something? ...
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Using page slug in wp_query

I'm currently in the process of building out a site for a legal firm that's a client of ours. We have a two custom post types, attorney's and cases, that we need to link together in various areas ...
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Pass tax_query variables in URL

I'm trying to create some URLs rewrite for my site, but now I'm stuck. I have this structure in my permalinks: example.com/%custom-type%/%category%/%postname% The full URL is already working: ...
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Query post Pagination Problem

I am using following code for query post but I am not getting pagination link. Where is the problem of the following code. <div id="primary" class="content-area"> <main id="main" ...
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Randomly display posts on a site hosted by WPEngine? [closed]

I'm aware that WPEngine will allow you to enable the "Allow ORDER BY RAND()" setting in the dashboard but I need to find an alternative method to avoid performance issues. I have a custom post type ...
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meta_query 'compare' => 'IN' not working

First of all, I know it's a duplicate, but none of the older answers were helpful. I'm searching in posts through post_meta. Here's my code, which currently returns nothing. $args = array( ...
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Set Transient on CPT

When I add set_transient code to my cpt query, I get a Fatal error: Call to a member function have_posts() on string ... on line 30 Line 30 is basically: if($graduate_student_query->have_posts()) ...
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Query of all pages, including children, ordered by meta key

I'm saving a revised date as meta_value on every page and I want to display them ordered by the date in a list in my plugin screen. How to both include child pages (can be 4-6 levels deep) in the ...
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Why wp_query return 1 row if i have 3 row pass in it

I have this query to return the post $sitens = new wp_query( array ( 'post_type' => 'post' , 'post__in' => array($post_id) ) ); if ( $sitens->have_posts() ) : while ( ...
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Query custom post types by meta field in a term from custom taxonomy

I need to retrieve all custom posts that have terms from custom taxonomy assigned to them. To be more precise: There is advertisers_cats post type that has terms assigned from custom taxonomy ...
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How to pass taxonomy terms to WP_Query along with $args?

I created a cpt and custom taxonomy associated with it. Lets say custom taxonomy name is Sports. I added terms to it - football, basketball. Now, i want to fetch post titles tagged under football ...
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Get the next event using date_query

I created a CPT called event and want to make a query to show the next future event, based on it's publish date. Here is the WP_Query args: $today = getdate(); $args = array( 'post_status' => ...
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Finding the next 5 posts

On my single.php where I am calling my post I am wanting to run a query where I can catch the next 5 posts (chronologically). I know how to do everything except figure out a way to specify the 5 ...
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Most popular post for last 7 days

I need to change the most popular post widgets with date restrictions. For an example, how should I get most popular posts(post_views_count) of last 7 days. original query, $popularposts = new ...
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order posts with conditions & meta_key merge

i want a code to orders my blog posts using a "conditions" & combinaisons of 2 meta_key so details: if ( postviews < 20 views in exmple) ==> those posts order with date ==> here ...
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How to get a category in a list item class

I am need to know how would I get the category to be dynamically input in a WP_Query This is the code I am using: <li class="<?php the_category(' ')?>"> but the output is breaking. ...
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Custom query with pagination on home page

My home page need to retrieve some posts and break them into number of pages, so that I can load them using infinite scroll plugin. I have tested my query, it works as expected. however I can't seems ...
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Can I run multiple queries with $wpdb->prepare?

I have a query(actually multiple queries) that runs perfectly in phpmyadmin, (I've also tried get_var in place of get_results, but I think I might need an alternative to $wpdb->prepare. How can I ...
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Link to date_query results in Wordpress

I have this line of code: $args = array( 'date_query' => array( array( 'after' => 'January 1st, 2015', 'before' => 'February 15th, 2015', ...
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Get next/prev image/attachment in time with date query

I have a big amount of images in WP, that are not attach to any post. They are grouped in custom taxonomies (ignored in code below). The images get uploaded to WP in random order and the post_date is ...
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Sort Wordpress Posts Meta value by Week not Day

Right now I have a metakey called 'epicredvote', it sorts my posts by this epicredvote number. It is doing it on a daily basis at the moment, so if I have 2 posts the post with the highest epicredvote ...
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Order by menu structure

As I'm making one page website. Here is question I asked earlier: Calling Specific Pages with wp query Part II As I'm calling all pages by WP_Query which is "order by = ASC" I want to call it "order ...
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WordPress meta_query not working

I am having issues with a meta query on a custom post type. The following arguments are set: $args = array( 'post_type' => 'wp_comp_entries', 'posts_per_page' => -1, ...
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Select all in parent category, group by child category?

I am trying to format a custom post type for a "series". Each post is an Episode, each Episode belongs to a Season, and each Season belongs to a series (just like a TV show). I have the following: ...
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parse_tax_query causing Navigation Menu To Disappear

I am using the following snippet to modify a query... function no_child_terms($query) { if( !is_admin()) { $query->tax_query->queries[0]['include_children'] = 0; } } ...
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Include data from custom table in WP_Query

I'm building an Estate Agent website. They have a system where they add their available properties and sends them all to the main property portals. As part of this, the system also sends all the ...
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Optimising amount of calls to custom fields

I have this code fragment in my codebase: foreach($this->adverisers as $adveriser) { $this->data[$adveriser->name]['image'] = bfi_thumb(get_post_meta($adveriser->ID, ...
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How to delete only user meta value (not key) from usermeta table in wordpress?

I store multiple image in media library and save its id in wp_usermeta table. my metakey is 'images' and meta value in like '279,280,281'. Now I get the image from table like this: <?php $images = ...
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Wordpress altering my custom query, How to fix it?

I am querying for most popular posts by custom view count by using the custom query below, <?php $mostpopular_args=array( 'post_type' => 'post', 'orderby' ...
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How to make search for posts using get method?

So I am building a WordPress theme for myself to meet my needs, so what I am looking for now is make a search using a get method in PHP. If my URL is something like this : ...
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Display several random posts, but make sure a condition is met

I have a custom post type for a group of people (employees). At first, I needed to display 7 random employees. That was easy <?php $args = array( 'post_type' => 'employees', ...
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WP_Query sort by comment meta data

Is it possible to use the WP_Query class to order by comments meta data fields?
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Sorting Posts with meta value not working

I want to retrieve most popular posts based on 'view_count' meta value, the below code doesn't seem to work, I am getting some random posts, where am I doing it wrong? <?php ...
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Use Tags to Query Associated Multiple Posts and Get The Average Of Custom Field Values

I have created a custom post type named “Rating” that I’m using to add customer rating sections to my website. Each rating post has the ability to have a: Title Comment section Featured Photo ...
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Display posts from catagories

I am using an option framework. This saves catagory ids.To get ids I have done $cat = $atts['post_catagory']; var_dump($cat); The var dump result is array (size=2) 0 => string '1' ...
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Issue in If else condition [closed]

I'm calling my all pages on one pages as a section. Here is my code: <?php $args = array( 'post_type' => 'page', 'orderby' => 'ASC', ...
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How to view all posts of current day as default in admin

I want to to show all posts of the current date by default (without clicking the filter button) in WordPress admin posts list screen. I have used this code in functions.php and it works almost. The ...
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Getting attachments by meta value

I'm stuck at a very simple point: I need to get all attachments by a custom meta key (and value). I'm developing a short code, so it has to work on every possible page. What I've tried so far: $args ...
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How to limit the number of posts that WP_Query gets?

I have been researching on Google and WPSE and the only thing I see repeatedly is to use showposts, that is deprecated. I am familiar with WP_Query, and I thought that if I set posts_per_page to my ...
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How to get all tags of a custom post type by id

simple question, how to get all tags of a custom post type by id? post_type=product. i have tried with http://codex.wordpress.org/Function_Reference/wp_get_post_tags in my post loop and the print_r ...
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Why is $wp_query fetching nothing?

I have created a ajax file from where response will return named "ajax_show_nxt_cat.php" and here I want to list all post using $wp_query but when I try to print the $wp_query, it returns nothing. I ...
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WP_Query with multiple meta fields filter?

I have the following query but it is still returning results which include posts which have a meta value of 'deal'. Any Clues on what am i missing in this $args = array( 'post_type' => ...
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How to query images from a post to use in a slider

I am trying to pull images as attachments from a particular post (custom post), ...and I'm using the example within WordPress codex codex example to display all images as a list ...except the images ...
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How to query post into a complex slider

I'm trying to query post into a slider. Here is the HTML Markup for the slider. Each slide has slide and a relating thumbnail. <div id="example1" class="slider-pro"> <div ...
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Using custom taxonomies in a query

I'm using a plugin (IssueM) which gives the "articles" post-type a custom taxonomy called "Issues". I'm trying to return all "articles" which have the taxonomy issue-one set (which is the slug name). ...
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Custom Post Type + Category archive

I have created a WP stack with 3 post types: 1. Post (default) 2. Event 3. Place These 3 post types share the same taxonomy, that being the default WP category, here are some example categories: ...