"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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How to show in search results posts with a particular tag in a particular category?

As the home page of my blog I've a static page. There I want to show the navigation of the site. Category1 Sub-Category1 tag1, tag2, tag3 Category1 Sub-Category2 tag1, tag2, tag3 ...
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JSON: schedule creation of json file

After some research I've managed to create a json file which I use as input for Twitter's typeahead (prefetch). On my website I have several hundreds of events and several thousands of artists (both ...
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Why doesn't my WP Meta Query return any results?

Is it not OK to accept a value from $_GET as the key in a WP Meta Query? I'm not sure why this code doesn't return any results... BOTH the queries for Price as well as bedrooms do not return any ...
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How to use if($wp_query->query_vars['name'] == 'pagethatdontexist') without getting a 404? How to suppress 404

i want to do something if my url is /pagethatdontexist But I dont want wp sending 404 headers. I tried this: add_action('wp', array($this,'awp')); function awp(){ global $wp_query ; ...
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Paged within a custom content type template [duplicate]

I'm having a huge problem a custom query within a custom post type template with regards to pagination. For some reason, the previous post, next post links are showing blank. If I do ...
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How to filter by custom post type in taxonomy archive pages

I have two custom types. One called "Questions" and other called "Files". They both share a custom taxonomy called "Types". Everything works fine, however if I go to the "Types" link inside my ...
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Storing query variable and then using wp_reset_query

I want to use a pagination function with a custom posts query (to get posts from a specific category). My pagination function gets the query from global $wp_query; So in the following code I have ...
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show/hide attachments

Is there a way to show/hide attachments in my case images on a post. What I want is to mark an image as "hidden" and then only show it to the admin and hide hidden images from a normal user I know ...
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Can I specify post__in for one particular post type in the query?

I want to do something like this $query_args = array( 'post_type' => array( 'cpt_1', 'cpt_2' ), 'post__in' => array( 1, 3, 5, 7 ) ); where I can specify which post type the post__in ...
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Multiple Query_Posts

I am trying to put a query_posts inside a WP_query. Anything after my query_posts doesn't work properly. Here is my code. What am I doing wrong? <?php $args = array( 'post_type' => ...
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How to check if a WP_Query has data

I have the following WP_Query, which works great: <h4>Frequently Asked Questions</h4> <ul class="faq"> <?php $args = array( 'post_type' => 'questions', ...
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Ajax load more button in Recent posts widget

I create Recent posts widget and i trying to create load more button for it to get more Recent posts links by ajax ,is there any tutorial for how to make it?
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Problem while filtering by 'category_name'

I have the following code in order to display a custom WP_Query: <ul> <?php $args = array( 'post_type' => 'preguntas', 'posts_per_page' => 50, 'category_name' => ...
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custom post type paging not working past page 3

I have a custom post type called services which has 23 custom posts, i also have a custom taxonomy for all the categories (5 categories). I am trying to create a list of all the custom posts of ...
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posts2posts query using connected_items array issue [closed]

My setup is as follows I hava a custom post type named 'events' and a custom post type named 'genres' which I link with scribu's Posts2Posts plugin. Each event can have multiple genres linked to it. ...
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query by meta value then date and not empty meta value

So i have a query like this function filter_where( $where = '' ) { // posts in the last 7 days $where .= " AND post_date > '" . date('Y-m-d', strtotime('-3 ...
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Show selected images on top in Media Manager

I've searched numerous StackOverflow and Wordpress Awnsers questions, but I couldn't find any solution that matches my situation or even remotely points me in the right direction. I have a custom ...
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How can I get the first 50% of all posts (within a custom post type)?

I'm trying to make a multi column layout. Seen as CSS3 adoption of column layouts is still thin on the ground, I was thinking maybe I could grab the first half of all my posts (and then the second), ...
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Query multiple meta values

I'm working on a 'checkbox filter' to query posts by checked values. See this link (EDIT: As you can see there are just 2 posts in this link, as soon as the user checks for 'MINI' it gets a good ...
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Query based on custom fields start and end date

I have a custom post type called Events, with 2 custom fields, start date and end date. These fields are stored using a timestamp in the database. I want to create a custom query based on these 2 ...
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How to create database table, add data, update and delete using wpdb via plugins?

I am just starting out to create plugins with database. I know to create a custom database when activating the plugin. I just want to know whether we can create tables at the front end like adding the ...
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Compare “Main” post ID to ID inside wp_query loop

I have a video viewing section on my site. The single post template displays a large area where the video plays and then there's a column of thumbnails representing other videos along the right side. ...
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Issue with sorting by post date and custom post type

I'm having a strange issue with sorting by post date. I created a slideshow post type and it does by default order by post date but If I change the date posted through the admin the order doesn't ...
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Orderby comment_count ignored if multiple orderby values

I'm trying to order my archive page by comment_count then title. add_action( 'pre_get_posts', 'my_change_sort_order'); function my_change_sort_order($query) { if (is_archive()) { ...
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All blog posts are not showing up

This post may already exists but I just missed it in how I searched for it. Here goes. I have recently changed my blog back to the Genesis Framework. I am using the Nameless child theme. These are my ...
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Event with multiple dates, display events chronologically

I've been breaking my head over this for days now and can't seem to figure it out (with the limited knowledge I have). I want to achieve the following: I have a custom post type 'Events'. Each event ...
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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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get contents and permalink from a specified page

below is a query where it supposed to get a contents from a page by a specified page title <?php $page = get_page_by_title( 'About Us' ); $content = apply_filters('the_content', ...
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Access to Instance Variables from WP_Query

If I make a query to the wordpress database to pull the five most recent posts of some kind, and I would like to do a different treatment to each of them, is there a way to access the individual ...
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wordpress ajax relationship query

Using the relationship field from Advanced Custom Fields I link artists to events. Both these artist and events are custom post types. For each event, the post IDs of the related artists are stored in ...
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How to clear the cache?

I have made changes in my CSS, but it doesn't work. I know it's because of caching from admin panel. How to clear cache of my WP admin. Is there any method to clear the cache?
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confirm my booking with phone number

I have created a booking form on front-end, and there is also "confirm my booking" page. once you submit your booking form. and it stored on "booking" custom post and saved post meta (such as phone ...
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What query to append the 10 next posts?

I am loading more posts with ajax when clicking on a button. There is 4 posts when you arrive on the page and everytime you click on the button, it needs to load 4 more. What query would I need to ...
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Multiple Rows in a <table> using wp_query

I am displaying posts in a grid (4 posts wide by 2 posts high). I am using a table. In order to get the content to display on the second row, I am using two wp_queries (one on each row) because I ...
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How to print the excuted sql right after its execution

I am searching for a way by which i can print the executed sql query just after the : $wpdb->query( $wpdb->prepare("INSERT INTO tbl_watchprosite ...
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Search Custom Post Type with all meta attached?

I'm currently have a search box that's supposed to search a certain post type. It's supposed to check the query against all standard cpt content, tags and the associated meta data. I'm wondering how I ...
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Find out if request is for custom post type archive before query runs

I am writing a plugin that is modifying the RSS2 feed for a podcast that uses a custom post type. After the query runs (on action hook template_redirect; See this question for why), I'm checking to ...
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How use %like% in sql statement wordpress

i use a like %text% statement in wordpress: SELECT * FROM location WHERE name LIKE "%on" OR name LIKE "%on%" i tried anything but it's not run: $wpdb->get_results($wpdb -> prepare("SELECT ...
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max_num_pages says 4, yet I am only able to navigate to the third page

Current query: if ( get_query_var('paged') ) { $paged = get_query_var('paged'); } else if ( get_query_var('page') ) {$paged = get_query_var('page'); } else {$paged = 1; } $args_main = array( ...
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Posts2Posts, wp_query and orderby issue

I've been working on this issue for several hours now and I'm stumped. The following query refuses to accept any orderby directive. NOTE: This is running on a single-cpt.php page within the normal WP ...
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Custom Homepage Pagination using WP_Query

I have a situation and all the searching I've done hasn't led me to a successful outcome. I have a static homepage template with a custom wp_query that looks like the following (which works on another ...
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Order by DESC, ASC in custom WP_Query

I need to do multi-level ordering in a query. The issue is with ordering one value DESC and the other ASC as in SQL. The following SQL seems to give me what I want when I run it in terminal: SELECT ...
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Wordpress can only query up to 766

Basically, I am little unaware of my WP can only run a query up to 766 custom post of one type (the actual posts). I have 26,000 posts that are within one custom post type, but cannot query them all ...
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Show two random posts from custom post type

I've set the code below to show info from the latest two posts of a custom post type (it also loops through and adds a class of first to alternate items for layout purposes). How would I amend this to ...
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WP_Query array key / value pairs?

I have a WP_Query like this. <?php $quote_args = array( 'post_type' => 'post', 'category_name' => 'quote', 'orderby' => 'rand', ...
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Pagination on custom post type not working

I'm having a hard time getting pagination to work with my custom post type query. The standard "previous_posts_link()" and "next_posts_link();" aren't working. And through a bit of testing, I've ...
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Why isn't my multiple orderby working?

I have a custom category page with the following query: $args = array( 'cat' => $portfolioCategories, 'posts_per_page' => $itemsPerPage, 'orderby' => ...
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pre_get_posts redirecting

Is there any possibility to redirect visitors to home page, for example, if they aren't allowed to view page's/post's content, using pre_get_posts action? I'm trying to develop a simplified ...
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The best way to collision check in WP

E.g. I have a random number generated by a PHP code $random And I need to make a check if this number doesn't exist in any of my posts in DB in my meta field called unique_code What is the ...
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Wp_redirect and sending variables

How to send some variables with wp_redirect() from function.php file in my theme folder? if ( $post_id ) { $variable_to_send = '1'; wp_redirect( home_url(), $variable_to_send ); ...