"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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2 wordpress loops showing 1 post from same post type - how to avoid showing the same post?

I got to two loops in my template files. Both querying the same thing essentially. This loop in my header: $testimonial_head = new WP_Query(array( 'posts_per_page' => 1, 'post_type' ...
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New Wordpress WP Query using posts from certain categories

I want to display the last say 6 pieces of work from my portfolio. So i have written this query <?php $the_query = new WP_Query array( 'category_name' => 'portfolio', 'showposts=6' ); ?> ...
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Woocommerce custom loop to show all the products

I'm currently working on an e-commerce website and I met an problem. My client want a page e-boutique with all the product categories displayed, followed by 3 promoted products and a button "show ...
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Exclude posts with specific meta_value while sorting by a separate meta_value

I am trying to exclude posts with a specific meta_value with a specific meta_key while also sorting the posts by a meta_value with a different meta_key. This is my current code for the WP_Query ...
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How can I detect if the current post is in this loop?

My featured articles have been built with the following query: $featured_posts = new WP_Query(  array(  'post__not_in' =--> get_option( 'sticky_posts' ),  'meta_key' => is_featured',  ...
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Use global query parameters in new WP_Query for presenting separate results in tag archive

wp_reset_postdata() does not seem to work here. I'm building a custom tag archive template, which should feature results from different post types in diferent boxes. <?php $query_stringa= ...
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Change display wp post type to wp custom post type

i have this code below to display wp post based on category but what i want to display wp custom post called 'wiki' based on its category. CPT wiki is from plugin, so i think already defined. class ...
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WordPress Meta Query: Relation is not working correctly

I make a custom search box and let user do search. I have added required field to my editing panel by custom meta box. I have a post which have some meta data like London as place and 13021 as post ...
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2 orderby in wp_query with 2 custom fields

I'm triyng to display hotels (taxonomy which i have created) by two 'orderby' with wp_query but i'm not success. Results looks likes: Hotel 1 : 2 persons 5 stars Hotel 2 : 2 ...
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Wordpress ultra slow if I click on posts?

I have 5000 posts on my website, which I have uploaded from a CSV file. This all went well and the website is fast on the back-end and frankly on any other page. There is one exception: if I click on ...
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Pre-Populate $wp_query settings with custom rewrite rules and custom template_redirect

I'm currently working on a file browser plugin which requires frontend editing capabilities for a registered user. For this scenario, I have registered some custom rewrite rules for my custom post ...
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Optional Meta Query

I have places stored as posts in WP's posts table. I am doing some geo-locating using Geo Data Store (http://wordpress.org/plugins/geo-data-store/). This is working great for me, as I can currently ...
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Hierarchical List Pages as a table

I need to generate a list of all Wordpress Pages and have them display in a HTML Table, that will be printed for offline use. First column is Blank Second column will have the Page Creation Date ...
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WP Query conflict on tag.php and category.php template

My WP_query in the header menu fails to pull any posts on tag and category pages only. Error occurs even with the Loop removed from those template pages. The menu in the header lists the parents. ...
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Query by meta_key and order by meta_value_num return orderby date

I'm trying to use the orderby and custom WP_Query features of wordpress. It works nicely to select item by their meta and to order by date. Unfortunately, it seems that I could not get the post ...
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How to show one post different from the rest?

Hi the code i am using below will show the last 5 post in whatever catergory i choose, but i was wondering, How can i get it so that the first post shows different from the other 4. I want the first ...
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How to fetch posts that are stored in the different table than (default) wp_posts?

What I need is altering default Wordpress posts-pooling mechanism so I can get posts from other tables in database, not just default wp_posts and wp_postmeta. How is that possible? I'm ready to ...
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Advanced AND tax_query in sidebar with 2 taxonomies

I have two taxonomy : brand and product. In single sidebar I am displaying the brand and product of the post in the sidebar but I would like to display all the other product of the current taxonomy ...
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WP_Query with several meta_query-statements and order by meta_value

This is my query: $the_query = new WP_Query( array ( 'post_type' => 'pass', 'posts_per_page' => '-1', 'post_status' => 'publish', ...
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How to exclude Sticky from Recent Post?

Im sorry about my english. I using below code to display recent post in my footer. The problem is, my recent post show sticky post. How to hide or remove sticky post from recent post?? <div ...
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Marginal pagination on home.php

I'm trying too make a custom wp-theme and use a few loops in home.php. But now I can't finish home.php because of pagination. How cant I realize any type of pagination with saving that kind of ...
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passing moree than one value of slugs in taxonomy using variable

array( 'taxonomy' => $taxonomy_array_value, 'field' => 'slug', 'terms' => array( $term_name ) ) This is my code where $taxonomy_array_value and $term_name are variables ...
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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 with dynamic taxonomies and terms?

I need wp_query with more than one taxonomies and terms which are dynamic. Multiple terms to one taxonomies each. Like If one taxonomy is Color it has terms blue,green,red Second taxonomy is Size and ...
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wp query with multiple taxonomy?

Hello I want to get all the posts that belong to multiple taxonomies. I saw on codex but it is having only static(2) taxonomies but in my case I have variable number of taxonomies. On Codex website ...
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How can I connect to another WP database and use WP_Query?

I can connect to the other database with $db2 = new wpdb( $user, $pass, $db, $host );, but how to I get WP_Query() to use $db2? I want to be able to use the loop just the same with $db2 as I can with ...
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Accessing post->ID outside of the loop for listing child pages

I'm wanting to list child pages of my current page in the sidebar of theme. However my sidebar (left side) is before the loop in the template and the post->ID won't return anything if it's before the ...
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database query with more than a couple meta hangs and doesn't complete

I have a development website with about 70 checkboxes for custom fields. The idea is the user selects one or more checkboxes, it queries the database for all posts that have a meta_key for the ...
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Pagination won't go to page 2 [duplicate]

I've created a page which uses posts 2 posts and pagination The pagination will not go to page 2, every time I click the link it reloads the page, however hovering over the page two link shows the ...
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Doesn´t get right information from wp_Query in wordpress using Easy Content Types

Have problems to sort out right information using WP_Query together with Easy Content Types. My query looks like this <?php $query = new WP_Query( array( 'post_type' => 'buildarea', ...
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Query posts by Author and/or by Tag

I'm pretty sure I need to do some sort of custom query, but not sure about the best way to go with it. I have an author page. It needs to display that author's posts. That's fine, I can do that. I ...
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How to implement time filter to show random post 1 month for one category and 3 months for other categories

I started to work on one website after another developer and there is problem with his "popular widget" which is basically showing 3 random posts from category. There is some Switch statement which is ...
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Displaying content to search engines but via navigation only for registered users.

Displaying certain information depending on if a user is registered is quite easy as I have been using this code <?php if (current_user_can(‘subscriber’)) { ?> [content here] <?php } ...
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query posts in wordpress

I want to filter my query results just before the_loop starts in word press. I only want the results having term_id or term_taxonomy_id equal to 1. ...
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querying on custom meta fields and sorting them by custom meta

I have event posts with multiple custom date and time fields. To pull all the events happening this week, I am querying on the different date fields. Here is my code: $today=date("Y-m-d"); $nextweek= ...
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WP_query posts closest to todays date

I have written an wp query which I would like to order in a bit of a complicated way. Some posts have a meta value 'the_date' which is an end date for the post. I would like to order posts in date and ...
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displaying a fall back query if there's nothing in the post-type category

I'm stuck trying to figure out the best way to manipulate my query so that if there's nothing in the category it will display the latest post-type. Here is the query I've got that pulls in the posts ...
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Pull Instagram images into an existing loop?

I am looking for a solution to pull Instagram images (from a single account) into a Wordpress loop and mix them chronologically with standard posts that will have been created within the Wordpress ...
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Reduce number of SQL queries inside WP_Query loop to fetch author data

This question applies to scale and does not concern typical blog implementations. I'm working on a web app where I'm running standard WP_Query to fetch some custom post types. This usually results in ...
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Complex WP_Query Using Post Date And Post Meta

I am using Wordpress as a CMS on a website which has standard posts, a custom advert post type and a custom event post type. The event post type has some custom meta which stores the event start date. ...
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Search with meta_query and tax_query

I'm working on a little database for series based on wordpress. I've implemented a custom post type called "anime", some taxonomies (Genre, a_types..) and a lof of customfields. (based on acf). Now ...
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When importing a database any page with a wp_query in doesn't work

I've noticed this a lot, when I export a database from a test site and import it into a live site, any (or most) page with a wp_query in it doesn't show up correctly (It shows the theme, but as though ...
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Set conditional on template based on referring page slug

I have a portion of a page template that is conditional upon the following elseif <?php elseif( isset( $wp_query->query_vars['details'] ) && $wp_query->query_vars['details'] == ...
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How to output comments number of a post per day?

I have a question about the comment numbers in a post... For now, I can output the total number of a comment inside a post outside the loop. That's cool enough, but I want to get show the comment ...
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Custom WP_Query for WordPress Search Results with meta_query

I am using a custom query to generate my search results. The code I am using works perfectly without the meta_query variables in my arguments array. I am trying to compare multiple custom fields with ...
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How should I approach changing the template & $query as part of a shortcode's execution?

I am working on a project where I need to be able to change the template being used if a given shortcode is used. To complicate things more, the plugin must also be able to rewrite $query if this same ...
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Advise on Templates for Custom Queries

I'm trying to figure out the best way to solve this problem. I have a couple of archive type pages that display content from multiple post types at once. For example, I've overridden the default ...
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WP_Query meta_query by array key

I have a custom post type with its meta in an array. What I need to do is query based on the value of a key in that meta array. $args = array( 'post_type' => 'my-cpt', ...
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Multiple homepage layouts as selected by user from theme options

I am working on a theme which will enable users to select multiple layouts from the theme options panel. What I did so far is to create multiple theme files, depending on each theme, put it in a ...
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How to display WP Query filters?

I'm wondering if there is a way to display current WP Query filters. I wrote a function that is supported to delete all posts and it does but when I'm using WPML and it filters posts by language then ...