"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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Custom query to show posts

I am trying to sort posts based on rating (using wp-postrating plugin) and numbers of comments. I have made this using wpdb, but i kinda wish to make it easier and use it with wp_query. Seems that I ...
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Not the typical order by posts by date question

I am using WP_Query to get all posts from a custom post type. This works great for listing out all the posts. However, the post itself has a custom date field and I want to list all posts for a ...
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cloning a WP_Query

I'm working with several nested loops in order to create a statistics table for teams in a league and I'm having trouble getting my original query back. I've read that I should clone the original ...
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wpdb get_var is not returning any result (verified mysql query returns only one value)

I'm trying to modify a wordpress plugin to make it more adaptable for our needs. I have a custom user_meta called practice and we separate our users based on practice, so we need to separate quiz ...
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Undefined property: WP_Query::$post

I am working on some rather elaborate comparisons between metadata and having a bit of trouble correctly referring to results from my query. The first query to establish $team_is_home works fine but ...
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View list of all attachments on site

I'm new to WordPress theme development and I'm trying to figure out if there is a way to display a list of public attachments similar to how you can view a list of posts with a specific tag or author. ...
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Query multiple custom post types in single loop

I'm aware there are several other posts that cover similar ground to what I'm about to ask. I have three custom post types running, in addition to 'posts'. I want to run a loop that pulls all posts ...
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how to invoke wordpress API from other existing PHP system

We have our own php system, now we want to have a blog function. Because wordpress are widely used, so we decided to use it. And now I want to invoke wordpress's function , for example wp_insert_user ...
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Looping through tabular data

I am trying to create a table containing information that is a result of two different loops. The first loops through a list of custom post types to display team names. The other is to provide data ...
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Sorting: custom query with orderby meta_value_num THEN by title

i try to run a custom post type query to match following criteria: sort movies first by year in descending order, after that ("inside" the year order) by title alphabetically. desired output: ...
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Add 'last' class to second post in featured post loop

Hi there I'm using the following query to pull in two featured posts onto the home page of a site I'm building. How do I add a last class to the second post it drops onto the page? ...
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get_posts - find out if querystring was crap and fallback is used

If we pass a String to functions like get_posts, and that string is not a meaningful querystring (for Example get_posts(' ')), the function returns the results of the default query (the last five ...
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meta_value and meta_key filtering returning no posts [closed]

this might sound like a very stupid question, and I am almost ashamed to put it here... however, after using the code straight from wp codex, and trying a couple of other variations from googling ...
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Posts with at least 3 tags of a list of tags

There is a set of tags against which posts that have at least 3 of those tags should be matched. Say there is the tags {foo, bar, chocolate, mango, hammock, leaf} I would like to find all posts with ...
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Added Date Filter To Pupular Posts Query

I have the following query, which was put together with snippets in the functions.php file. <?php $popularpost = new WP_Query( array( 'posts_per_page' => 5, 'meta_key' => ...
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Read more redirection problem

I have tried <?global $more; $more = 0;?> On pages and read more link shows but the full content is not shown. If I click read more it remains on same page. Logically I'm supposed to taken ...
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Remove from array in WP_Query loop

I have a number of pages with a tag of 'word'. For each of these pages I want a btn/Div on the home page linking to that page. This button will display a random word from an array. I want the word ...
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Getting the current post number / make posts increment

I'm creating a site similar to http://thegreatdiscontent.com/ in that there's a bunch of posts on the site, and only one post gets shown per page. I want to add a counter that says something like: ...
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Paginate pages with dynamic query

I have a wordpress page that has a series of listings and a searchbox at the top. The search allows the user to filter posts by creating a custom WP_Query object based on what they selected. I am ...
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Phpmyadmin - post editing

i am total newbie with phpmyadmin, and the first time i use it, was to delete a lot of spam comments.I m not sure is it possible to do what i want , but another option would be to go trough 400-500 ...
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WP_Query loop doen't work with my custom taxonomy

My loop don't display my all relevant posts, It's should display the all posts which started w/specific letter (if it " " then it's should display the all posts sorted by popularity) what's wrong ...
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shortcode for recent custom type post

I'm not a coder so I may have done some "coding" crimes, apologies. I've bought a theme who has shortcodes for last posts but not for last "custom post type". So I tried to create last "custom post ...
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WP-Snap too slow (caused by WP_Query?)

I have a website with 10.000 posts... WP Snap alphabetizes the posts and puts it out with WP_Query, but it is slow as hell, which is very frustrating. My question would be: what can I do about it? ...
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how to get wordpress user id when user register

im creating wordpress user using wp_create_user() function and when user creating i want to add that users userid to custom table, this is the way i tried add_action( 'user_register', ...
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How to display post from current Taxonomy in archive page?

I am using the following code to display a random post from the current category in category archive page (using archive.php). However, when in Tag or Taxonomy archive pages, the post is not correctly ...
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WP_query parameters for date range

I'm using the events manager plugin to create custom posts for events. I do not have a need for a blog, so I modified my theme's index.php file (using a child theme) for its query to retrieve the ...
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Order custom fields by string length

I am trying to reorder a custom field from one of my Custom Post Types. I'd like to get the custom field string which is called 'first name' and order all of the first names by their string length. ...
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How to retrieve taxonomy terms of the current custom post?

I have a custom taxonomy worktype and I have 3 types in this latter custom taxonomy: - creation - collaboration - lab I have also a custom post type "works". worktype is used only for the custom ...
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Why is my WP_Query not working when tax_query terms are an array?

I have an issue with a WP_Query for a site I'm building which has me stumped. This works as expected: $package_args = array( 'post_type' ...
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Limit number of posts in WP_query per month

How can I limit number of posts per month in the loop as follows: Today is June. In the loop there should be ten most popular posts (based on custom field page_views) for June and May, five for ...
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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 ...