"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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How to Order Posts by Custom Fields?

Can someone tell me why this is not working: $args = array( 'cat' => '2,39,30', 'orderby' => 'title', 'order' => 'ASC', 'orderby' => 'meta_value_num', 'meta_key' ...
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Transient caching for wp query

I read about transient in the codex and some questions and answers here. So i'm developing a web app based on wp. It works now, but i want to optimize it. Users manage content regulary, so crud ...
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Get latest author posts inside the loop

I have a wordpress theme which needs to retrieve the latest 3 author posts which is simply straight forward but I have ran into a sticky problem. Because I am calling this from already within the: ...
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How to query for posts without a post_format

I have looked in the WP codex for an example which shows how to use a taxonomy query to retrieve a set of posts that have no post_format. IOW: 'All posts where an aside or quote or link...etc... ...
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Toolbar Hidden in a Virtual Page

I am trying to create a virtual page, but my admin toolbar is not showing up. This is how I am creating the virtual page: functions.php add_action('init', function() { ...
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How to optimize multiple WP_Query() calls on one page?

The current site I'm building has a homepage that is going to have around 10 instances of WP_Query(). Some of them are going to pull a series of posts, while others are targeted at one single post ...
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Automatically Query Parent Taxonomy

I have a custom taxonomy on my site that I query from the sidebar of the currently displayed term. Say I am on the Term X archives, then my custom post type of Products with the term of Term X are ...
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Exclude taxonomy term from all loops, but having it on widget

I have excluded a custom post type taxonomy term from all posts like this: add_action( 'pre_get_posts', 'exclude_category_posts' ); function exclude_category_posts( $the_query ) { $taxquery = ...
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Get Recent Posts by Date in Multisite

Everything in explanation is about CDTuts I've created a WordPress Network and I want is to get the recent posts from all of the selected subdomain blogs. I need to get the latest All organized by ...
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Query Not working as expected

So I wrote a rather - unattractive function - a while ago and I was re-factoring some code and I realized my query function doesn't work ... I recently made a post about how my tansient posts were ...
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Get random posts between specific dates / of specific age

I need to get post IDs from a custom post type randomly and the posts are posted within 30 days. But I can't really find a solution. How can I do it? This is my query. ...
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Custom Category Page Not Working [duplicate]

Under "Settings" => "Reading", I have set "Blog pages show at most" to 6. I have created a category called 1970s where one can see all the best Rock albums of the decade -> Meanwhile, I have created ...
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Multiple loops on a Search result page?

I have a custom template that displays search results based on a plugin. The wp_query contains all the taxonomy information to show the proper posts. How can I have two loops on the same results ...
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Pagination for Custom Taxonomy Page [duplicate]

I'm having an issue getting my custom taxonomy page to paginate correctly. I looked through other examples posted on this forum, but I could not get my second page to not return a 404 error page. ...
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Trouble with pagination

So, been reading tons of posts on here and int he Codex but just not having any luck. I have a custom post type called Work. On my portfolio page I have "posts_per_page" set to 12. In total in this ...
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WP_query paged pagination with excluded category still counts it

So im making a custom WP_query loop with paged navigation. I want to show 4 posts per page in a specific category. This is working fine, except the next_post_link() seems to still count the excluded ...
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Getting Year & Date inside wpdb [duplicate]

I am creating a shortcode to display data based on some options. function dot_irt_top_posts ( $atts, $content = null ) { // get our variable from $atts extract(shortcode_atts(array( ...
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Replacing raw database query to WP_Query

I have a plugin which displayed the top most voted posts in a list with the vote count. The code is placed here: https://gist.github.com/hchouhan/6727356 function ...
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SQL returned by Wp_Query has wp_posts.ID = -1

I have a custom loop based on these arguments (below), and for some reason when it's run, the SQL returned has this fragment: ... AND wp_posts.ID = -1 ... And I get no results from the db. If I run ...
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Can't sort order of wp_query with 2 meta keys

I'm trying to display custom post types by excluding the sold ones but also by displaying them in alphabetical order from the county meta_key. I'm trying to use pre_get_posts but I'm not sure that ...
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Fallback if statement based on the number filtered from it

I'm trying to add three ads on a page. I have a custom post type called 'ads' and I'm using advanced custom fields to add a start date an end date and an option to select which pages to associate them ...
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How do I search an array stored in a custom-field using WP_Query?

I have a custom post type called "on-air" that included a custom-field called "daysonair". The form for this has checkboxes for each day of the week. When you add/update a post, the checked items ...
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exclude custom post type by meta key in wp_query

I'm trying to display a custom post type (properties) and exclude posts that have a certain meta value (sold). Is there a way that I can do this? I have this for my code so far: ...
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How to show specific tagged posts and ordered by future date on the homepage

I'm creating a site that has upcoming shows on the homepage. I would like the future shows that are up next to show on the home page. I have created a custom field on the posts called "show_date" with ...
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Ordering a mysql style datetime stamp with meta_query

I have a custom post type field that I am storing data in called football_game_datetime. Example format and values for this field are examples like: "2013-10-31 14:00:00", "2013-09-16 20:00:00", ...
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Attaching multiple custom taxonomies to one CPT?

So I've been developing a complex CPT lately and something came up that made me realize I need a second custom Taxonomy on the CPT. Is this impossible? Also I'm currently using tags as well, so the ...
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Custom Post Types and Rewrites

I have a custom post type registered using Custom Post Types UI plug-in. It has a rewrite rule: rewrite' => array('slug' => 'apps/iphone-ipad', 'with_front' => '1'), I am using a custom ...
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Course listing with multiple dates

I'm trying to build a course listing (custom post type) - each course has multiple dates assigned to it, but I'm failing miserably (mainly due to my poor PHP skills!). I'm trying to use standard ...
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meta_query with array as value with multiple arrays

Already got some clues on how to do this, see here: meta_query with array as value but i am confused over multiple meta_queries like this: for ($i=0; $i< count($amenities); $i++) { ...
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Change output of the function

Below is the Current Function function ajax_result($arg, $id,$pagenumber){ $apiclass = new ajaxwpqsfclass(); // The Query $query = new WP_Query( $arg ); $html =''; // The Loop ...
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How to add pagination to wp_query [duplicate]

I have a custom loop and I'm trying to break it up into several pages but I'm not getting the next and previous links to show. Here is my code: <?php if ( ...
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Converting an existing query_posts to WP_Query

I am having trouble trying to convert my query_posts loop that is bugging out to a WP_Query, was hoping someone may have some luck looking at it: This is my old loop: <article ...
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Build Categories List for Posts with specific meta_value

I've a set of Posts under custom post type that has a specific custom field (meta_value). This posts are categorized with a simple Common Parent->Child#N relationship. The question is how to list ...
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Can't get pagination to work with this WP_Query loop

I know pagination isn't as straight forward with WP_Query as it is with other loop types but normally I don't have a problem with it. I'm editing a site for a client and this is their current loop; ...
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Query Posts by Tag and exclude

Is it possible to only include posts with a specific tag in this query? <?php $query = new WP_Query (array('showposts' => 5, 'orderby' => 'date', 'order' => 'DESC')); ...
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Get attachment by slug

I would like to get an image by specifying a certain slug and then echoing that address in the image src code. The slug for the image would be "book-site-header" I've looked through the ...
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loop through custom post types with meta data

I'm really curious as to how might be the quickest way to loop through a custom post type with meta data. I have some code that works but it's slow. I'm using wp_query and it works. I have also a ...
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WPML conflicting with content creation via XML RPC

I am creating new posts in WP via an app written in Obc-C. The app pulls my iOS app reviews via JSON and creates posts and categories programmaticaly. Creation of posts and categories works great, ...
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Transient pagination not working properly

So I wrote the following to create a transient: $wp_object_i_created = new WP_Query('cat=1'); set_transient('category_one_posts', $wp_object_i_created, 60*60*1); Ok so then I decided "Ya know lets ...
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Wordpress filter function using query modifications

I'm trying to build a filter function for the main query on a custom post type archive page. The custom post type is named "Hotel". For this custom post type i have a custom taxonomy named ...
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Last post ordered by publish date using WP_Query on front page

I'm joining together few websites into one and I created appropriate posts and changed their post_date (publish date) to the original time of post. However (even if I list more than 1 post) the ...
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is_page() not working from within a plugin

In my plugin I'm doing: function get_user_strains() { $userID = get_current_user_id(); $args = array( 'post_type' => 'strain', 'orderby' => 'post_date', ...
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WP_Query + random

Is there any way to get this <?php $pc = new WP_Query ('category_name=cat1&posts_per_page=5'); ?> but each time display a RANDOM different batch of 5 ones?
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Loop with break in the middle

I'm trying to create a gallery type page which shows one post thumbnail from each post category. The trouble is that I want to display the page title and a link to the portfolio page in the middle of ...
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Filtering WP_Query

I'm developing a site that uses a Artist custom post type and I need to query all posts of this type in a page template. I need to set the is_post_type_archive property to true too to filter this ...
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Blogroll - Different layout for first post

I would like to have my main blogroll show 10 posts per page, but the first post of each page to be setup on a different div above the rest and have a featured image. This is what I sued for the ...
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Getting grandchildren of a post with a specified custom taxonomy?

I have an hierarchical custom post type called Geographies, wherein each Geography is assigned to a custom taxonomy (geographytype): Area, Country, Region or City. The hierarchy is set as follows: ...
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Get all posts without tags

I'm working with a tag plugin. Is there a WordPress way to get_posts or query all posts that have no tags?
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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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How to create single page site in WordPress

I have total 5 pages on my website, I want to display all pages as single page. It is possible? Example: http://yaremchuk.ru