"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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Why a WP_Query instance using 'tag' doesn't work?

everybody. I'm developing a small plugin and I need to fetch some posts with a very simple query: $args = array( 'tag' => $tag ); $fc_query = new WP_Query( $args ); The point here is ...
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Can't get data from audio media

I am trying the get the data of an audio, I've uploaded to a Wordpress site I'm working on (Not my own). I'm quite new to WordPress, but as far as I know, media files such as images and audio is ...
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Pagination for blog posts reloading same page

Symptoms Visiting /blog/ loads the first 10 posts, as expected. Visiting /blog/page/2/ (and onward) loads the new URL but with the same 10 posts. Nothing changes but the URL. Setup Details Custom ...
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orderby in WP_QUERY - Use the order from the Dashboard

I'm using the Anything Order Plugin to order custom post types in my dashboard. For a wp_query, I'd like the output to order the posts in the same order as I have them in the dashboard. What would ...
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How can I include sub-forum topics in a bbpress topic loop?

Out of the box, bbpress shows topics from a particular forum when you are on that forum's archive page. Makes sense. If that forum has a sub-forum, it will link to those sub-forums, but it won't show ...
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Select menu should display categories and the item's depth

I have a select menu of a custom post type in the header.php: <?php $selectloop = new WP_Query( array( 'post_type' => 'products', 'posts_per_page' => -1 ) ); echo ...
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Rewrite rule pagination on different url levels

I have a custom post type called shop with product posts in it. This post type is connected to a taxonomy shop-category, to specify a product section inside the shop. Each product has a item_width ...
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Random sort within an already sorted query

I have a working query which returns a set of custom posts which are ordered by their package ID (ASC). For a query with 9 results this may return for example: 4 posts (Post ID's 1,2,3,4) with ...
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Search result by taxonomy name

Currently my search filters by title and I'm trying to filtered by taxonomy tags. How do you I do that. Here is my code: $query = " SELECT * FROM $wpdb->posts WHERE $wpdb->posts.post_status = ...
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Why always one post missing

In my custom query, every time I query for posts from a particular category using WP_Query() and the category has 10 posts for example, I seem to be missing a post. So querying for 10 posts only ...
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Add post order to function

How to add post order to this function? I would like to display most recent post from newest to oldest: <?php //Establish first post check variable $first_post = true; ...
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how to merge a WPQuery array with a PHP array and use the Loop to Output the result

I have a mostly normal WPQuery (getting 3 post types) for use on a Blog page. This works great. Client wants Instagram images to be included and ordered by date. I have all the instagram code setup ...
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Search pages that are a child of the current page

I'm developing my own Wordpress theme and I was wondering if it is possible to modify the search query in a way that it only return results that are child pages of the actual page. The reason I want ...
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Query pulling all taxonomies, not one I am specifying

I am trying to grab one random post from a custom Post Type I have that has a taxonomy that I give to it. For some reason it is pulling any post, no matter the category. Here is my Post Type if ...
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using session var to filter author media gallery

I got a problem to solve and would like to know if I'm looking the right way to solve this. I have a site where multiple authors can upload images and they all have a profile page (author.php) where ...
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Can't figure out query logic

Help me figure out how to structure this meta_query within my post query! There are two taxonomies attached to my post type ('audition_type', and 'union_requirement'). On a page of my site the user ...
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Orderby one meta key, remove posts with another

I am trying to order custom posts with a custom taxonomy with a meta key value. I am also trying to remove posts from that loop if they are past the date set by another meta key. Here's my code: ...
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Reduce or prevent calling of update_meta_cache

My theme calls the update_meta_cache() function 58 times per page! This function appears to run the following query based on the post in question: SELECT post_id, meta_key, meta_value -> FROM ...
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WP_Query by Category Name

Hi I am using some code to display posts in a slider on a page, and at the top I have some code to filter it using WP_Query. Here it is, not sure what is wrong: <?php /** * Featured Content 2 * ...
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new WP_Query to get max price meta value not working

So, I'm trying to get the maximum price of all 'properties' (custom post type). $max_price_query = new WP_query(array( 'posts_per_page' => -1, 'post_status' => 'publish', ...
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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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Query breaking with 'posts_per_page' => -1

I'm trying to return all posts for a category associated with a custom post type. I have the following query: $cat_name = single_cat_title('', FALSE); $termObj = get_term_by('name', $cat_name, ...
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Tax Query not generating correct query [duplicate]

I have the following query setup to pull videos from a custom post type by category: $cat_name = single_cat_title('', FALSE); $videos = new WP_Query(array( 'post_type' => 'video', ...
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Attachment changing page's permalink - $post not resetting?

I have a function that I use to populate from checkboxes on a page's edit view (post.php?action=edit). I call this function when I render a metabox on the editor page. function ...
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Can wp_query return posts meta in a single request?

I would like to create a wp_query that would return posts meta inside the posts array. $args = array ( 'post_type' => 'page', 'meta_key' => 'someMetaKeyName', ); // The Query $query = ...
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Two different meta and its different meta value compare with current and till next seven day Query

I want my posts display with current date or upcoming seven days date of birth or current date or upcoming seven days date of death. My current date work with following code and my date formate is ...
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WordPress loop by three meta values with random order

We have three custom fields with names plan_name1,plan_name2 and plan_name3. Need to check if these meta keys has values (1,2,3) OR (2,3,1) OR (1,3,2) OR (2,1,3) OR (3,2,1) OR (3,1,2) We mean ...
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Is it possible to search for a string in posts OR postmeta?

If I have a text string $search_string and construct a query like this: $args = array( 's' => $searchstring; 'meta_query' = array( array( 'key' => 'my_key', 'value' ...
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WP_Query only displaying one post with custom_taxononomy

I’m attempting to show all posts attributed to the taxonomy item "people", though my query is only displaying one post with the following code. Any suggestions much appreciated! <?php // query ...
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Fatal error: Allowed memory size exhausted

I have a custom .csv generator functions that basically export data from posts and its post metas. The function works fine on this WP_query parameter: Array( [tax_query] => Array ( ...
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Best Way to Inventory the Media Library of a 200+ Multisite Installation?

I have a multisite installation of WordPress with 200+ sites. I recently was tasked to do an inventory of each site's media library and was wondering if this could be accomplished programmatically ...
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order by multiple meta keys in pre_get_posts

I want multiple orderby meta_query eg: orderby(‘_property_price’ => ‘DESC’,’_property_featured’ => ‘DESC’) This is what I am doing ...
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Display Featured Image On Hover in Seperate Div [closed]

Hi I'm trying to accomplish showing my featured thumbnail on hover. Here is a photo example. The photo on the left is the featured image for the first post on the right. I want first post ...
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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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twentyeleven_content_nav hook no longer outputs navigation link after 3.5 upgrade

After upgrading to 3.5, I discovered that navigation has disappeared outside of the main index page. Theme is TwentyEleven and I've verified that this still occurs after disabling all plugins. ...
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How to get specific string in explode array?

I have a shortcode where I'm trying to get a specific string from the $args array below. Query: $args = array( //'post_type' => $posttype, 'post_type' => explode( ', ', $posttype ), ); ...
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wp query error while paging the posts

i am new to wordpress and i am learning paging the posts but the code below isnt working and i cant find whats wrong. please help. the code: <?php $temp = $wp_query; $wp_query= null; $paged = ( ...
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Custom search: Search posts but display parent page in results

I'm using Wordpress 3.5.1 with a modified twentytwelve theme. My main site structure is based on the Smooth Slider plugin (jQuery Cycle). I have Pages that contain only a shortcode (for example, ...
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Query with custom taxonomy not working

I have custom post type 'mix'. And custom taxonomy 'meal'. And categories in custom taxonomy (one of that is with slug: breakfast) I have problems with making query. My code is : $args ...
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Can I make a search query which includes a space?

I want to search via WP_Query for the test "hello " including the last trailing space. Is this possible and if so, how do I do this?
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Creating a navigation menu of all posts of a custom post type and their children posts?

I have a drop down menu that displays a link (the permalink) to all of the posts of a custom post type (county) and would simply like to display their children too this is the code I have so far 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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WP_Query orderby random do not repeat infinite scroll - one loop

I have found a lot of documentation on solving this issue with multiple loops, I'm finding it hard to see a solution for one custom loop. Problem: I'm using infinite scroll to load in the next page ...
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Custom post WP_Query infinite loop error

I am trying to build wp_query loop with custom post type and it seems I get the infinite loop as the result. Here is my code that I am using: $apartargs = array ( 'post_type' => 'apartmani', ...
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WP_Tax_Query with post_tag not working

Using the pre_get_posts hook, I'm trying to allow users to narrow down their search by limiting it to posts with certain (multiple) tags applied. This is my hook and function: ...
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meta_query in $args ignored when called from theme

I have the below function in my plugin in the MyManager class. public static function test() { $numRowLimit = 6; $arrArgs = array( 'posts_per_page' => $numRowLimit, ...
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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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wp_query->max_num_pages always returns 0 on custom post type

Hi there I am developing a theme where I have to load some posts with ajax, in my index page everything works properly, the problem is when I need to use it on custom post type, I pass the values for ...
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How to overwrite orderby with add_query_var

So I would like to have an archive that displays its posts in a random order. <?php $query = new WP_Query($query_string."&orderby=rand"); ?> But also then if the user chooses they ...
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meta_query with meta values as serialize arrays

I'm working on a project in which I'm creating a custom post type and custom data entered via meta boxes associated with my custom post type. For whatever reason I decided to code the meta boxes in ...