"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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Get taxonomy description based on variable

I'm trying to display a taxonomy description based on which taxonomy the page is set to display (set with a variable) As it is, I'm only seeing the first description, regardless of which category ...
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Pagination not working Search posts

if ( have_posts() ) { while ( have_posts() ) { the_post(); global $post; //loop here } if(function_exists('wp_pagenavi')) { wp_pagenavi(); } } I have the following code in function ...
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Breaking WP_Query loop into rows with variable width columns

I'd like to create a Boostrap grid of posts where sticky posts take 6 columns (.col-md-6) and normal posts take 3 columns (.col-md-3). Posts to be sorted dynamically. So in one row there might be ...
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Multiple loops without repeating content

I have a second loop on a page where I want to display posts from the same category as the present post but excluding the present post. I have a loop that displays all the posts from the same ...
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Pagination not working Category posts

I am using https://wordpress.org/plugins/wp-pagenavi/ pagination and because of certain reason I have "blog pages show at most" set to 100 and i can't reduce it. I have total 30 posts in a category. ...
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Query posts by category and tag_id [closed]

I have a query which looks like this: <?php $args = array( 'post_type'=> 'user', 'showposts'=> -1 ); $users = new WP_Query($args); echo '<pre>' ...
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Pagination for custom loop on custom page template is not displaying anything

I have created a page where user can see his favourite post which has been bookmarked by him get_user_favorites($user_id); This function is responsible for returning me all the favourite posts ...
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GUID to related post not in current language

I'm having problems with related posts and the link to them. I'm using the plugin Posts 2 Posts to create connections between posts. I also have three languages in wordpress website (french, ...
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Wp_query order by multiple custom fields?

I am learning WP_query and recently ran into a problem. I need to do a query where i first filter trough one or more custom fields, which works great thanks to meta_query. However, i also need it to ...
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Convert a WP Query into a simpler SQL query to fetch only COUNT of posts

I have this WP Query running for each row in my admin screen for a certain post type: $entry_args = array( 'meta_key' => 'wp_comp_entry_competition-id', ...
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Custom loop of a single category, cannot order by date. What am I missing?

I'm going nuts. All I have is a simple loop on the home page of the site (which is a static page), and it should show the most recent (1) post of a certain category. The trouble is no matter what i ...
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WP_Query filtered by simple checkboxes

I'm trying to build a WP_Query with specific filters, i.e., checkboxes and radio buttons. The checkboxes will filter the meta-data linked with my custom post type. The meta-data is the location. And ...
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WP_Query with MetaQuery issue

I'm facing a rather strange issue when attempting to pass in four different meta_query values to my WP_Query. Find below an example of my WP_Query search. Please bear in mind, if I remove and test ...
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Pagination/infinite scroll with WP_Query and multiple loops

I need that the main page of my site have 3 columns: - The first having the 5 most viewed posts; - The second with the next 5 most viewed posts; - The third with the most recent posts. I don't want ...
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Too many posts cause slow load when paginating

I have about 10k posts and I made a page that lists all posts but it is paginated every 54posts. It gives 131 queries in 6.730 seconds which is pretty slow to load. Is there a way to make it load ...
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WP_Query custom query showing only 10 posts on all pages

WP_Query custom query showing same only 10 posts on all pages when set to 5. Here is my code: Updated code: <?php global $wp_query; $paged = (get_query_var('page')) ? get_query_var('page') : 1; ...
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meta_value timestamp older than now

In my wp_posts table I want to select the rows where post_type == event. I also want to a connection with wp_postmeta from the specific row. In my wp_postmeta table I want to do a where like this: ...
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Hide Post comments when displayed via WP_Query

I've written a shortcode which displays 'x' number of posts on the homepage of my site when I write [blog posts_per_page-"3"]. Here it is: function getBlogPosts($atts) { ...
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Offset WP_Query by negative 1

I have an event loop and I'm wondering if it's possible to offset the loop by -1, so the prev and next posts of the current post are shown. EDIT - Thanks for your comments, I think I can clarify. ...
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Pagination problem after WP_Query with tag filtering

I have a problem with a custom WP_Query. I want a page with all posts with a specific tag. This is the code I'm using: <?php //save old query $temp = $wp_query; //clear $wp_query; $wp_query= ...
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Query sticky posts with thumbnails

I need to display max 5 latest sticky posts that have a thumbnail. And I need to have accurate counting of the displayed posts. I've tried to exclude sticky posts without a thumbnail with meta_query, ...
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Show Sticky Post at the top but do not show again in the loop?

Regarding wordpress.org - sticky posts are displayed at the top but they also appear again in the loop. For the main loop on my homepage I want to display the sticky posts at the top BUT I don't ...
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How do I create my own nested meta_query using posts_where / posts_join?

Some of my posts (not all) have a price as a meta key/value. Today I use the pre_get_posts action so that my users can search for prices that are between a certain value. This is the code that I'm ...
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Action hook “wp_insert_post” works but not for last imported post

I want to run a custom function whenever posts are imported to my custom post type. I am currently running this code - function on_post_import($post){ global $wpdb; $results = ...
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compare meta_query in get_posts arguments

I like to exclude certain posts with a custom field. So if my_custom_field_ignore isset AND 1 ignore this post. If it's not set include it. This is what I have $args = array( 'post_type' ...
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Display posts by tag

I'm trying to display a list of posts by tag within a post. I've cobbled together the following code which I wanted to use in a shortcode, but I'm getting nothing displayed… $args = array( 'tag' ...
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Post Type => Any conundrum

I have a number of regular posts and pages in a regular category called "Featured". I have also installed a plugin called "Event Organizer" that creates its own custom post type called "Event" and has ...
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Get X posts for all post types on Taxonomy term archive

I'm working on a tabbed archive page for taxonomy terms. Ultimately, I want each tab to show the 10 most recent posts for an individual post type with a "see all" link at the bottom of the tab that ...
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search query within custom taxonomy term, post title and meta field

I want to create a search that does: Search within my custom taxonomy - custom-tags search the post title search select meta field ?? dont know search with custom post type - easy part I looked ...
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Only display post if published in last 24 hours?

All I'm trying to do here is a simple custom loop using WP_Query to display posts if they are published in the last 24 hours; otherwise, a message appears telling the user to check back soon for fresh ...
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meta_value_num not ordering all items

I am using meta_value_num to output a list of items in order by a custom field. The custom field value that is being passed is 1, 2 ,3 or 4. The order works for the first 7 items but after that they ...
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wp_query with custom post type only returning last posted

i am using wp_query to get posts for a custom post type but it is only returning the most recently posted item. This is both in the returned object and within the loop: $wp_query = new ...
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Search.php - return number of results but cannot loop through

I have a following search.php page (this is just the code required for problem presentation). Why is my $total_results returning a number of posts found, but when I do a loop though it always print ...
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How do I create an archive page for standard posts?

I've been tasked with creating a portfolio website for a client who also wants a blog. What I've Done Thus Far: I’ve created a custom post type to separate the portfolio work from the blog posts and ...
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WP_Query post at custom position

Lets say I have a custom query which based on two custom post types: $wp_query = new WP_Query(array( 'post_type' => array('post-type-1', 'post-type-2'), 'post_status' => ...
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Sort posts by category name and title

Trying to figure out how I can output my posts based on category title (a–z) and secondly, the title of the posts within the category: A CATEGORY – A post beginning with a – Because I want to be ...
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Custom query with post_class filter using current_post not working

I have a new WP_Query on my archive page. I also have a post_class filter conditionally adding a class of first so I can display them in rows of 3 reliably. This is the post_class filter function ...
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Display recent posts from the same category as current post in sidebar

I'm using a modified version of Twenty Twelve and I'm trying to display recent posts from the same category as the current post (except the current post) in the sidebar. I started this way but ...
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wp_query within function within wp_query

I have a query which looks like this: $args = arguments for the query $query = new WP_Query($args); while ($query->have_posts()): $query->the_post(); $post_id = get_the_ID(); echo ...
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Does putting queries within loops cause an issue on Wordpress?

If I include a new wp_query within another query's loop (e.g. putting even a very simple query, like the ones from the codex example on a single page template) the page loads as expected, but the ...
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How to achieve an elegant way when using ajax to get data for a table in WordPress?

I'm working on the update for a website which wasn't originally developed by me. The task is to have a table on a main page and, if you move a slider with value on it (100, 200, ... 1000), the table ...
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WP_Query - meta fields numeric

I'm having trouble with the code below. Attempting to do a query against meta data stored with the posts, in the mls post type. I think I know what the issue is, but not how to fix it. I am ...
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Querying A Post That Includes Two Taxonomies Using JSON Rest API

I'm using the JSON Rest API plugin (https://wordpress.org/plugins/json-rest-api/). I have two custom taxonomies with one term each: Inner Part Categories Eye Symptoms Categories (Man) Broken Bone ...
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Trying to list out child pages with WP_Query

I'm trying to list out all the child pages of a custom page I've made. In my custom page, I'm doing this to list out the pages: <?php get_header(); ?> <?php $subpages = new WP_Query( ...
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Unable to combine “search value” and “tax_query” using WP_Query

This is my function in my template's functions.php. The problem is that this is working: function ajax_search_action_do(){ global $wp_query; $search = $_POST['search_value']; $country ...
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WP_Query Posts by Metadata from Option Tree

I am doing a WP_Query trying to filter out the posts by Metadata. $args = array( 'ignore_sticky_posts'=> 1, 'post_type' => 'post_projects', 'post_status' => 'publish', ...
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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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Stylesheet won't load even when linked

I don't know what I'm doing wrong here. I created a page with accordians, the jquery script loads just fine but when I link the CSS stylesheet, no CSS shows up. It is not an external stylesheet, I ...
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Site not getting correct featured image from my query

On the home page of my site I have a series of tiles that link to various parts of the site. One tile links to the blog and I have written some code to pull the latest post with an image attached to ...
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Use REGEXP in WP_Query meta_query key

I know I can use REGEXP in WP_Query like this: $query = new WP_Query(array( 'posts_per_page' => -1, 'post_status' => 'publish', 'meta_query' => array( array( ...