"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.

learn more… | top users | synonyms

0
votes
0answers
20 views

Custom Post 'Post Per Page’ Crashing Page?

Has anyone encountered this before? A normal page template with a custom post type query on it. However, when it gets to a set amount of posts the page crashes, white space below where the query sits ...
0
votes
1answer
16 views

What is the difference between these two custom queries?

Could you please explain what the difference is between the following two custom queries? $arguments = array ( 'post_type' => 'post', 'meta_key' => '_count-views_all', 'orderby' ...
0
votes
2answers
23 views

display news with pictures 3 small and one large (loop)

I'm trying to put 4 news with pictures 3 small and one large, have gotten displaying them but the "large" is repeated with the last "small" <?php $b=1; $args = array( ...
0
votes
1answer
9 views

Running a custom query inside another cpt single and trying to grab a variable

I made a cpt "Neighborhoods" for different neighborhoods. On the Neighborhoods archive, you click on one and go to the single. All good. an example url is /blog/neighborhoods/south-austin/ But I'm ...
0
votes
2answers
115 views

How to use the_posts_navigation for wp_query and get_posts?

WordPress have the_posts_navigation function since 4.1.0. But I don't know how to use with wp_query or get_posts. the following code is in a template file of page.wp_query method: <?php if ...
1
vote
1answer
461 views

WP_Query not retrieving by random order under parent

I currently have TWO subpages under parent page ID 43. Client testimonials.. Anyway. I have the random order thing in the query $args but the order never changes. What could I be missing? ...
0
votes
1answer
29 views

How to detect if query is runned from widget?

I want to know if exists function that detect if some database query run from widget, for example from recent_posts widget or search_widget.
0
votes
1answer
30 views

Searching post types

Is it possible to take a user input from a search form, use that to search a custom post type via the WP_Query class and then redirect the user to a page template to display the results? For example, ...
0
votes
1answer
313 views

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 ...
-1
votes
1answer
32 views

display custom post type from register taxonomy

I've created a custom post type via this function: function custom_post_type() { $labels = array( 'name' => _x( 'advertising type', 'Post Type General Name', ...
0
votes
1answer
22 views

WP Query between posts custom fields [duplicate]

I've tried doing a WP_Query based on a custom field, which name is 'date' and value is something like '14/01/2015'. I want the query to give results when 'date' is between today and tomorrow. All ...
0
votes
1answer
34 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
228 views

Pagination working everywhere but the index page

No idea why but pagination on my homepage isn't working although it works in every other place..custom templates, archive, searches. I've tried every version of pagination possible it seems. I've used ...
0
votes
1answer
26 views

Post Query not working after updating to 4.1

After updating to Wordpress 4.1 I've noticed one of my more complex post queries has stopped working. It's querying from an events post type and returning posts with a standard timestamp of after ...
0
votes
2answers
29 views

Order posts ascending with number in title

I have a page where I show the teams of a football club. I order these with 'order' => 'ASC'. But the problem is that the teams order like I want it to. It orders like this: Team E1, Team E10, Team ...
0
votes
0answers
21 views

Custom query with 'tax_query' and 'meta_key' returning no results

This is s query that I'm using on my website: $arguments = array ( 'post_type' => 'post', 'meta_key' => '_count-views_all', 'orderby' => 'meta_value', ...
0
votes
1answer
14 views

Iterate through ID's in loop

I have created a custom loop based on category, now I would like to run a function with the specific ID of the current post being iterated through as a parameter. I have.. $secondary_loop = new ...
0
votes
1answer
1k views

forming WP_Query for posts of all post types but from specific categories

I need to get post from blog, custom post type 1, custom post type 2. custom post type 3 and either from category 1 or category 2 or category 3 or category 4 or category 5 or category 6 or category 7 ...
0
votes
1answer
675 views

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 ...
2
votes
1answer
56 views

How to bring specific post to front of wordpress loop?

So, I have a WordPress loop going on. The below code is the template page for the woocommerce product archive page. Here's the use case for what I am trying to find out how to achieve: User is ...
3
votes
1answer
77 views

How to get order of posts?

How can I get the order through which the query is done? For example, my woocommerce product archive page is querying by ordering according to the order_by select box (as seen below). How can I get ...
1
vote
2answers
431 views

Loop to fetch 3 post_thumbnail instances from 3 most recent custom post types named “portfolio”

I am trying to display 3 post_thumbnails from a custom post type "portfolio" on my homepage template. So one from post 'A' , one from post 'B' and one from post 'C' The image from post A will be set ...
0
votes
2answers
818 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
67 views

Retrieve featured image (thumbnail) url from multiple posts with one query

I have a list of post ids and need to get all the standard data plus the thumbnail of the posts. As there will be several hundred posts i need an efficient way to retrieve the data, just looping over ...
11
votes
2answers
6k views

Query all posts where a meta key does not exist

I am trying to get a query to retrieve all the posts where a specific meta_key does not exist and then create it. I am having problems finding those posts as the query I am testing does not seem to ...
1
vote
1answer
420 views

How to reduce the number of queries?

I have meta key "Due" for posts....if a post has expired (past the current date or not equal to it) then it will not be displayed in the count. This is my code, which works perfectly. My only problem ...
0
votes
1answer
41 views

how to load posts to a custom post template after using template_redirect or template_include

I need to use the URL parameter ?m=1 to load every page of my wordpress with a different template but the problem is that I can't pull the text and posts that can be accessed using the canonical URL I ...
1
vote
5answers
443 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
616 views

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 ( ...
0
votes
1answer
62 views

Custom archive page based on array of categories and tags

I'm looking to create custom archive page based on passed arrays which contains categories and tags, for an example: ...
0
votes
2answers
33 views

Why does WP_Query have methods that return public properties of the same name

Most of (if not all) the is_* methods in the WP_Query class have a matching public property and the methods appear to just return the property e.g: public function is_search() { return (bool) ...
0
votes
1answer
40 views

WordPress dynamic AJAX query

Aim - I've trying to run a query based on which category is selected from the dropdown. I figure the best way to do this, is to dynamically use AJAX and pass the category value held by a variable to ...
0
votes
1answer
83 views

WP_Query OR clause for tax_query and keywords

Is it possible to make an OR clause between tax_query and keywords? I'd like WP_Query to return posts if there is a tax_query match or a s keyword match.
0
votes
1answer
705 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
27 views

Pagination is not working with custom query inside a homepage template

There are a lot of similar questions asked here, but none of the suggestions seems to work for me. I have the following code on my home page: get_template_part( 'category-clients' ); And ...
0
votes
1answer
42 views

How to add Wordpress featured image via SQL

I have thousands of custom post types called "listings" without images. Now I want to add an image to each of these listings as a placeholder image and these images should be also set as featured ...
0
votes
1answer
49 views

Stuck in the query loop

I created a two loop into my WordPress page. It should get the category name and should load all the child under the Category name. Like this ____ Cat1 ______ product 1 product 2 product 3 ____ ...
1
vote
1answer
531 views

Multiple keyword search

I have a custom search where I want to enter a keyword or phrase into the search box, and then by pressing enter it adds it to a 'search storage' (already coded, see below). Asume I have 3 posts, one ...
2
votes
2answers
465 views

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= ...
0
votes
1answer
44 views

Sorting posts by custom date fields (non standard date format)

I've inherited a website with a post type courses that has a custom field 'date-start', a Date Picker. Unfortunately the date start is stored as 'ddmmyy' and the ACF documentation implies that this ...
0
votes
1answer
21 views

Parent and child categories

Below is part from a WP_Query loop. I have two parent categories ABC and 12, and each has a few child categories. In the first td I would like to have the category slug from ABC children and in the ...
0
votes
5answers
9k views

Get all categories and posts in those categories

I am looking for a solution that allows me to print the following: Cat 1 Cat 2 Cat 3 Post 1 Post 1 Post 1 Post 2 Post 2 Post 2 Post 3 Post ...
0
votes
1answer
48 views

Order posts by tags count?

I am trying to order posts by tag count. I want to order posts with no tags first and posts with highest count last. I tried and got posts with no tags only. $tags = get_tags(); $tag_ids = ...
0
votes
1answer
359 views

Custom WP_Query for current category (in category.php)?

I'm using a small code to display a tag list for the current categories like below: <?php $custom_query = new WP_Query('posts_per_page=-1&category_name=overnachten'); if ...
0
votes
1answer
16 views

Re-order posts in query after

For a particular category I needed to merge in another custom post type. Now I would like to resort the query based on a custom field. Is this possible? Below is the way I've merged the queries. if ...
0
votes
1answer
15 views

Search posts missing a particular custom field

I am trying to search for posts that do not have yet set a particular custom field. The problem is that query down below returns an empty result. $args = array( 'post_type' => 'post', ...
1
vote
2answers
1k views

Pagination doesn't work

I created myfile.php with the following content: global $paged; if ( get_query_var( 'paged' ) ) { $paged = get_query_var( 'paged' ); } else if ( get_query_var( 'page' ) ) { $paged = ...
1
vote
1answer
432 views

WP_Query Pagination on multiple-loop page breaks WP or doesn't show up

The loop below is one of several on a Custom Page template, but it's the only loop that I'm trying to implement Pagination with. Once I have Pagination working for this one loop, I'll be implementing ...
1
vote
1answer
42 views

How to add posts to wp_query result?

I have 2 user groups: authors and clients Authors can publish posts and specify in metabox for wich client these post is ment for. Client can publish posts and view, edit posts, created by Authors ...
0
votes
1answer
23 views

How to get several fields from wp_query?

I'm going to get several fields from wp_query result. I know about wp_list_pluck() function, but it accepts only one field paramether. How to get several ones if I'd like to take several parameters ...