"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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Anyone know how to create comparison table with filtering? [closed]

The thing that I want to do is something like this: Comparing product features The visitor want to compare two product at the one time: iPhone 4s Vs iPhone 5s --> will show up 2 table side by side ...
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WP_Query search by meta tags shows all results everytime

I'm using a search form with WP_Query to refine results of some custom post type. It's working well if I search by items but not with text input with . It shows all results: Code for the search ...
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WP_Query - Accessing MetaValue from Query Result

Have this code. In doing a var_dump the meta_value is being retrieved under public object meta_value. I'm trying to access this data in a "WordPress" away instead of a more traditional PHP way. What ...
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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 ...
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Get pagination working for custom loops within page templates

I've got a custom loop for which I'd like pagination. The codex and examples I've found online indicate that I should get pagination as long as I pass the 'paged' query variable into the loop as the ...
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WP_Query based on URL parameters

I'm looking for some help in creating a query based on fields I made in Advanced Custom Fields. I'd like to create a query that would loop through a custom post type, using arguments such as: ...
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Adding a parameter to the default query

I'm using ACF to create a "Featured" post section of the index.php and I'm having trouble then excluding that post from the main query. <?php $tmp = $posts; $isPaged = ...
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Changing Posts Per Page and offset with pre_get_posts

I have a filter using pre_get_posts to change the number of posts per page from 4 on the news landing page to 8 on all other pages (page 2, 3, etc). However I don't seem to have got the offset ...
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query_posts different amount of posts per page [duplicate]

I have a posts_per_page query to paginate multiple post types, which works great! Now though, as it paginates it to show (in this case) 100 posts per page, I'm wondering if you can show 100 on page ...
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How to query and group posts by category?

/* * Loop through Categories and Display Posts within */ $post_type = 'post'; // Get all the taxonomies for this post type $taxonomies = get_object_taxonomies( array( ...
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How to add multiple custom URL variables?

I am building a Wordpress plugin that looks for different custom variables in the URL. The way I am able to achieve that right now is with this code: function add_custom_query_var( $vars){ ...
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Using tax_query to get single post per category

I have a list of magazines I need to categorize and sort. I have created a custom post type and registered a custom taxonomy to organize them. Category Structure: Print Magazines (parent category) ...
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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 ...
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Creating a Tabbed Widget

I have setup my widget to retrieve data from custom post types. I am using WP Query to show the data, but it still not showing. I have also setup the file in a gist for easier lookup ...
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Conditional to modify query results

I'll admit, I'm not a PHP expert, nor am I familiar with all of the WordPress functions and hooks. I've been stuck on an issue, searching for help without much success, and I was hoping that someone ...
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WP_Query for CPT with filter by another WP_Query

I'm working on a project have 2 CPTs: Projects Units Every Unit has a meta value containining the id of Project Every Project is assigned a custom taxonomy named Regions Now I need get all Units ...
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Sort / Filter Queries

I'm working on a website, that showcases products, and now I'm working on the query part. Basically I want to have one page, that displays a list of products as a normal query, and then on top of the ...
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All sticky posts are returned in custom query

I have the following code: $recommended_args = array( 'post_type' => 'post', 'posts_per_page' => 3, 'post__in' => get_option('sticky_posts'), ...
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Trending Tags based on post views

I'm looking to display a list of the most trending tags on my wordpress blog - based on views that the posts within these tags have had, with a max tag count of around 10. I've looked into the ...
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Woocommerce custom taxonomy query pagination

I'm using this custom query on archive page for Woocoommerce taxonomy to list all products and it works: // Retrieving current page number $page = (get_query_var('paged')) ? ...
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Filtering loop by query string in select option (custom field)

I'm trying to filter out some posts on a page template by a custom field. I could be attempting to solve this problem the wrong way - but I think a query string would be best here. Please advice if ...
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Archive - Show Page Month Headers

Trying to output posts on an archive page with date titles. Ideally this can be a single query so I can paginate the archive. Currently I can call multiple queries for each date item but I don't think ...
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Custom loop - Isolating post meta output depending on current query taxonomy terms

I have started constructing is a page to display a series of products based on certain criteria. Each product is part of two separate taxonomies, one for brand and one for product size (each product ...
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WP_Query with offset and 'orderby' => 'rand', offset not working

I have the following situation: on my index.php I am showing the most recent 20 posts using WP_Query(). On the same page in another section I would like to display 3 more random posts from the archive ...
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The next_posts_link() show me a aditional page in blank

The description Hi, I am using a custom post type and a loop through the values ​​I show. I'm using a term ($ term) that comes from a previous page in the loop to only show related items. Just for ...
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Duplicates with WP_Query loop

I'm showing on my front page only posts with featured image. My problem is that on every next page load I receive the same results aka getting duplicates. I'm using ordering by custom field. Any ...
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WP_Query with custom post type search showing all results every time

I'm working on building a search form for some custom post type. Problem is, the search yields the same results every time, which is all posts of that custom type. Please advice: Code: Search form: ...
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Using WP_Query in “parse_query” or “pre_get_post” in Posts2Posts

UPDATE: The hook is working with "classic" Wordpress filter (like post__in), so it's probably a Posts2Posts issue. I'm still looking for suggestions if someone has any idea. ORIGINAL POST I'm ...
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Display only posts with thumbnail using WP_Query

I'm having hard times with showing only posts which have featured images using the loop. My PHP level is basic and any help will be really useful. So basically this is my original code : if( ...
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Add search box in Bootstrap slider carousel

I'm using the Wordpress theme 'evolve' which uses a Bootstrap slider on the front page with a 'Learn More' button on it. How do I add a search box instead of the 'learn more' button which will ...
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When WP_Query only returns 1 post, how do I automatically redirect to that post?

I've been searching around for a few hours now and can't figure out how to do this. Seems really simple. I've seen lots of redundant examples on how to redirect to a single post when a search result ...
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Show Posts in Vertical Tabs with Scrollbar

I have created CPT ( Custom Post Type ) called Recipes. I want to display all me recipe in Vertical Tabs. For Example; check the image below i have created. Image Example Click Here On the left ...
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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 ...
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Remove category from query (show all posts in archive.php) pre_get_posts()

I am using pre_get_posts() to allow all posts to be displayed on any category archive. This is because I will provide a javascript sorting and filtering method using isotope.js. Any category page will ...
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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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423 queries in 6.098 seconds

For a few months now, i'm facing a lot of difficulties with one of my websites being too slow and i'm guessing the reason behind this could be the number of queries. At the moment these are the ...
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When should you use WP_Query vs query_posts() vs get_posts()?

It seems like half the tutorials in the Codex and around the blogosphere use query_posts() and half use WP_Query. What's the deal?
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Select random post every day

I am looking for a script to select 1 random post per day in Wordpress. I found the code below, but this keeps gathering a new post every time I refresh the page: <?php function ...
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Group posts by meta_key

I have a Problem with grouping meta_values. The Query looks for posts with the meta key "company". I want a unique listing of the colors like: blue red yellow array_unique was not successful and also ...
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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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How do I check if there is a tag in the title

I have many post with multiple tags ex: AMOS LEE, FOO FIGHTERS,TAYLOR SWIFT Post only have one of the tags in the title ex: “The Man Who Wants You” – Amos Lee How would I scan the_title() and go ...
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Weird Behaviour: Not all Wordpress Posts appearing

My wordpress posts have vanished on my dashboard but remain in the database? Meaning I have many 404 errors. All (52) | Published (4) | Drafts (7) | Trash (2) TOTAL =11 items (Note how theres only ...
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Targeting specific pages in the loop

I am having a custom query that calls in pages in an array like so: <?php $args = array( 'post__in' => array( 2, 7, 9, 11, 13 , 15, 17 ), 'post_type' => 'page', 'orderby' => ...
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Pagination with custom SQL query

I have my own SQL string to select Custom Post Type posts with specific WHERE clause. I've used the offset and limit to return appropriate posts depending on a page being displayed. That's working ...
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Search format not matching taxonomy query

I have inherited some code in this project. This search works. I can click on each individual taxonomy and see the results displayed on my page. However, I would like this to extend the search rather ...
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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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/page/2/ not showing

I am having a weird issue where when clicking on the pagination links the page just refreshes. The links are pointing to the proper pages(/page/2/) but when clicked, they do not show in the url. This ...
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Using get_term_by to get tag id

I want to get posts that do not have a certain tag. I am having trouble retrieving the tag-id. The term id comes up as 0. Here is my code: $tag_name = 'my-sticky'; $tag = get_term_by( 'name', ...
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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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option select form always deleting the sql query

I have this form: <tr class="user-statusz-wrap"> <th><label for="statusz"><?php _e('Státusz') ?></label></th> <td> <select type="text" ...