"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 Query Updated Post in WordPress

I have seen some website which are showing the updated post. How can I query updated post from database. please help me thank's
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Custom WP_Query not working correctly

OK, So I have created a custom WP_Query that gets the post_type post and outputs it as a styled list. It works well and outputs the styled list but then underneath it displays all the posts again but ...
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WP_Query Sorting Posts by month … timeline effect

Hoping someone can take a look at my code and help me out. Right now I am trying to show my blog in a timeline style approach. My current query is generating the posts how I would like them to but I ...
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How to query the custom fields by language?

For each post, there is a custom field name "Function", the key/value pair is like this: Key : Functions Value : <!--en-->Nourishing Yin and invigorating the vital essence of kidneys.<!--:--&...
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How to query posts of standard post format. For real

So, I have been looking EVERYWHERE. I tried every kind of combination. So far, nothing. I have to query two posts to show on my front page, of post post-type, not in one category but, most importantly,...
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Action hook “wp_insert_post” works but not for last imported post

I want to run a custom function whenever posts are imported to my custom post type. I am currently running this code - function on_post_import($post){ global $wpdb; $results = $wpdb->...
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Echo the number of posts being displayed

I had this code working as I needed it to...but now I need to add a post count where the "____" is, beside "posters", so I can manipulate the css depending on how many posters are showing, for example:...
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Query to get all the posts of more than 2 meta_value having same meta_key?

Meta_value will have checkbox infront of them so when both the check box is selected posts related to both the meta_value will be displayed.
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WP_Query orderby and tax_query

My goal is to have custom posts type's posts (CPT for simplicity) from a custom taxonomy (CT for simplicity) let say CT Hometown with slug Nebraska to be listed grouped by another CT, let say ...
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Get List of all the Authors

How could i get List of all the Authors? author.php file shows the Information about Individual Author. for example: http://domain.com/author/bj that returns the Bj's Profile. if i enter http://...
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How to add multiple images to a custom post type single post?

I have created a custom post type and I need to add multiple images to every single post, so I can create a loop and use them in a slider. So far my search on Google etc. has turned up nothing. What'...
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How to display posts from multiple post type in random order in wordpress?

I want to display posts from multiple post types (photo, post), with one post from "photo" post type and another post from "post", in the same loop. Can anyone help me? Here is my code: <?php $...
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Only show first post to match certain criteria within WP_Query

I have a custom post type, with a custom field associated with it. I've setup a WP_Query to return all the posts of that post type. What I want to do is to show the first one that meets a unique ...
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“pagination” (but not really) and queries using custom posts types

More of a conceptual question here, than a strict code question: Working on a site for a musician who wants to list concerts, both upcoming and past. These are custom post types that use a custom ...
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Custom Content Slider stop duplicate

I have been working on this now for little while, I have four post displaying in the carousel, this is fine. when you click the next slide in the carousel the same four posts are displaying Any ideas ...
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CPT posts listed by category with custom rewrite URL, please help!

Here is what I'm trying to do: I have 10 total dessert recipes (in shared dessert category) that are divided by 2 custom post types. I want to create 3 different views of these posts with the custom ...
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Display posts of specific category term

I'm using this code to first display each category term as headlines and then display a post which is assigned each category term under the headline. If I create a custom taxonomy it works as ...
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wordpress query from multiple post id

I am getting array of post id from custom metabox.I tried $urls= get_post_meta( get_the_ID(), 'videos', false ); foreach ( $urls as $url ) { foreach ( $url['...
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wordpress nested loop

I am building nested loop query.I have meta box that capture post id (sorter and repeater).so far my code while ( have_posts() ) : the_post(); ?> <div id="<?php echo $post->post_name; ...
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Sorting by meta_key different to search criteria?

I've created an admin only page simply to view more information about subscribers to my website. The subscriptions are stored as Custom Post Types. All I want to do is make a condition that looks up ...
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using next-page and previous page inside a wp_query

I'm using a wp_query on my website to display a list of child pages from a parent page. It works fine and my pages are sorted by a meta_key using a custom field. Now I would like to add a next page (...
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Query child's child categories

I'm building a query to get the child's child categories. For example : I have a parent category named 'animal' and others like 'food' and 'sport'. I want to get animal's sub categories. I do : $...
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WP_Query hit max joins… How else can I build a search function that uses custom fields?

I'm trying to search a custom post type of "Properties", while doing so I'm also searching the custom fields using multiple (anywhere from 5-30) meta_queries. The problem is Wordpress or MySQL is ...
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Add “Category” to Mysql Query

i need your help :) I've made this custom Mysql query on WordPress: $querystr = " SELECT DISTINCT meta_value FROM $wpdb->postmeta WHERE post_id IN( SELECT DISTINCT wpostmeta....
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Variable not working in WP_Query

I have used this technique before and cannot work out why this time it is not working. 'news_category' is a custom taxonomy of my custom post type 'News'. I am getting the taxonomy of the current ...
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Is it true $wpdb->get_results is faster than WP_Query in most cases?

On my homepage, I have a section where I have to display the last five featured posts, where a featured post is simply a post with a custom field is_featured set to 1. I achieved what I want with two ...
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Easy way to write complex queries in wordpress

I want to run one sql query like this in wordpress. Just wanted to know if there is an easy way to do this in wp. Thanks. Is this query possible with the use of query_posts anyhow? select p1....
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How to retrieve posts from parent category, splitting them per children when displayed?

I have a Wordpress database with three categories: ID 3 : Europe ID 4 : France (child of 3) ID 5 : Paris (child of 4) I now need to display all posts under their respective category, like this: ...
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Display multiple custom post types and sort them chronological by one of their fields

I have four custom post types created with the custom post types ui plugin; each stands for an event type with a different set of custom fields created with the advanced custom fields plugin. My ...
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How to get a query variable?

I have added a query variable with the following function: function add_my_query_var() { global $wp; $wp->add_query_var('myvar1'); } add_filter('init', 'add_my_query_var'); Now on a ...
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$wp_query issue when trying to create a virtual page

I am trying to create a virtual page for my plugin and I am having a $wp_query reset issue when doing so. I am using the class https://gist.github.com/brianoz/9105004 to create the virtual page. I ...
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add_query_vars does not work

I have added this code in the TwentyFourteen theme's functions.php file. function add_query_vars($aVars) { $aVars[] = "msds_pif_cat"; return $aVars; } add_filter('query_vars', 'add_query_vars'...
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Group WP_Query by meta_key date

I have a wp_query which lists posts from a custom post type, sorted by a custom field 'time'. I'd like to group this list by another custom field 'date', so that every post that has the same custom ...
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WP_Query create html structure

I have a page here to illustrate my question http://www.ttmt.org.uk. The first grid is hard coded using the html structure I want - div's to contain each row and then div's inside that to contain ...
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posts order by title second word

This is a common question, i haven't been able to find a straightforward answer to. I want to generate a list of a custom post type titles. im using 'orderby' => 'title' to have them display ...
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Wp_query…a type of term a different div

I need to create a table like this image and I want a specific term in particular DIV but with my code appear all together. Example: One div brown with the 5 products. The effect I want is like an ...
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How do I control the fallback query after the original query returned cero posts?

I just figured out why WP developers expect you to create a separate 404.php page to control the output of that page. (and the silence about any attempt to do it otherwise) It's basically because ...
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WP_query - Filter by tax_query and meta_query using multiple select

I have a Publications Post Type, a Writers Taxonomy and a Publications Custom 'Meta Box' Value; parent_id. In my archive-publictions-post.php template I am trying to filter the WP_Query Class, with ...
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Get the tax term in which is a post via wp_query

I'll rewrite my original question because I feel like I can't be understood : I made a template page on which I have different WP_Query. I have a category taxonomy (countries). This template page ...
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Custom wp_query - I'm getting 'all' post, not the specific post in the query

Get all post from today, that are of post type 'product' and are in the taxonomy of 'productType' as 'Indica' and in the taxonomy of 'locationCity' as 'Los Angeles' -- However, I get 'all' the post ...
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How to uniquely identify queries?

Today I was thinking about how to differentiate queries, mainly to create an unique identifier. In the process I played around a bit, see below code. The main idea is to do it depending on the $...
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How to exclude post formats from wordpress recent posts in a tabs widget

hey guys so i have a problem is that what i want is just standard recent posts only to show and i using a function in my the theme function file to show the recent post the code of the function ...
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WP_Query and name__in

Is it possible to have something like name__in array() for WP_Query? I am trying to get a list of custom posts from an array of the post's slugs. Looking at the codex, there doesn't seem to be a way....
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WP_Query fails despite having 1 post

I'm doing a typical custom post type query with args like this: array (size=4) 'post_type' => string 'custom_post_type' (length=15) 'post_status' => string 'publish' (length=7) '...
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How to stop wordpress to make the default query?

My goal is a redirect to a custom template based on some new rewrite rule, but without having wordpress to make unusefull queries. my code: function add_rewrite_rules() { add_rewrite_rule( ...
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How to query custom post types with mixed AND & OR statements for custom fields

I have a custom post type "events" which includes the custom fields "is_premium" (which is a true/false) and "premium_expiry_date" which is a date picker. On my front end, I want to have "events" ...
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Random loop with code to prevent duplicate output returns no output at all from time to time

I have a custom taxonomy with several quotes assigned to each term. Two terms (general and yoga) share the same pool of three quotes. On my front-page.php i randomly draw one quote from each term and ...
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Sort users by meta_value_num

I'm having problems using WP_User_Query to sort users by a meta value number, I would of thought this would be simple by it just displays results as descending alphabetically. <?php $args = array(...
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Using WP_Query to get attachment returns empty set

I would like to get the first audio file in the media library filtered by a custom field, but it always returns an empty set of posts. I know that I have to pass 'post_status' => 'inherit' and '...
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Custom query from all posts & all child page from one parent page?

I'm working on a wordrpess site for improve search result. Now I want to fetch posts from a certain category & all child pages from one parent page. If I set post_parent => parent_id then ...