"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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Set if condition with wp_nav_menu

I have created one new menu and add bellow code in footer.php to display my menu wp_nav_menu( array('menu' => 'footer-cn', 'menu_id' => 'nav', 'menu_class' => 'ft-nav' )); Currently I did ...
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Create WP_QUERY args with reference to my custom query

Sorry for my some different question. Can anyone help me to create WP_QUERY() arguments with reference to my following custom query? My query is as follows. SELECT SQL_CALC_FOUND_ROWS ...
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Weird results using wp-query with 'date_query' for last week

I'm trying to get the most voted posts from last month, last week and last day. All seems to work right except the "top week". Here is the code: <?php //Date for ranking $today = getdate(); ...
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Why is get_the_excerpt returning full content

I have my home page set to a static page with a custom page template. Here I want to show posts, but just the excerpts with a "Read more" link. I want to use the more tag, which is a part of wordpress ...
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Merged two WP_Queries, posts per page and pagination not working

I merged two WP_Queries with the code below, it has pagination setup as well as posts per page in the final combined object but those settings aren't working. My page shows 24 posts, where is it ...
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Error with function in functions.php?

I am using the below function in my custom theme to load posts via AJAX. But for some reason it is breaking the WP ADMIN WIdget Drag and Drop and also showing the White Screen of Death when I uploaded ...
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filter wp_query result with custom field values

I'm getting started with advanced custom fields. I have a category field (main_category) where the categories given below are selected using the radio buttons. 1. Electronics 2. Programming 3. ...
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Shortcode / WP_Query in post changes context

We have a shortcode that causes WP_Query to be executed, retrieving an instance of a custom post type. In our single.php this changes the context (after the call to the_content()) from the original ...
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Retrieving 3 latest post from each of 5 different custom post types

I have 5 different custom post types. I am showing 15 latest post from them on my home page using following query: $query = new WP_Query( array ( 'posts_per_page' => 15, ...
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I am having problem sorting custom post type using WP_Query

I have a custom post type called personnel Look at this code: $args = array( 'post_type' => 'personnel', 'posts_per_page' => -1, ); $personnel_query = new ...
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Posts for next month

How would one get posts that are set to 'future' to display in a loop? I am trying to figure out how to get posts that are in the future months. So if we are in April I want to display posts for May. ...
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Current and next month posts

Thanks for reading firstly. I am coding a site that requires 3 post titles for the current month and 3 post titles for the next month (upcoming events)! I am struggling to get this to work. I am ...
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Get all fields inlcuding “ACF” (Advanced Custom Fields) columns in wp_query

When retrieving posts with wp_query how do I make the loop contain the acf fields? $args = array( 'post_type' => $postTypes, 'posts_per_page' => $numPosts, ...
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query_posts with sorting on a custom datestamp

I have a custom meta field that I want to use to sort with query_posts but its not ordering my posts properly since it is a datestamp (i.e. 04/21/2014) and its treating it like a normal text string. ...
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Using Wp_Query without the loop?

I want to query for posts with a certain meta value. I would use the WP_Query but when in a loop (correct me if i am wrong.. I am learning wordpress; is it only when in loop? is the the_post() that ...
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Configuring a meta query with multiple post types that have the same relationship on a single page

I am creating a client portal were my clients can maintain their projects and leave feedback. I have two custom post types called "Clients" and "Projects" and they each pull information from one ...
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Stop link being removed in menu/list when viewing that post

I am using the following code in a widget that displays the posts in that category, but when I view that link by clicking it, it disapears from the menu/list. Take a look here <?php $my_query = ...
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How Can I Change The Tax Query For The Main Loop For Taxonomy Archives?

I am trying to change an argument in the tax query in the main WP_QUERY object for creating the archive view for my the archive of my hierarchical taxonomy. My goal is to change one of the arguments ...
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List posts related to category on a div [closed]

i want to display posts related to selected category at the same page(on a different div). What i want is as the image attached, when i click the category name on the left side, all related posts must ...
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Query posts by a type and another type only if post is in specific category

I have a featured post type and a reviews post type. I would like to include reviews of a certain category (I use categories from the posts type) as well. How could query args be crafted? A crude ...
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Order post type by sum of two custom fields

I have a custom post type for vouchers. I've added two custom fields to this post type named "value_1" and "value_2". They both contain a number. (The first value will be applied at checkout, the ...
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Why won't my taxonomy query show up?

I'm attempting to display posts from a 'Uncategorized' category under a custom taxonomy called 'Reviews' but without much luck. I'm using get_template_part('loop','review') to call loop-review.php ...
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How to create Page templates for showing Blog posts in different layouts?

I'm creating a Wordpress Theme, and I want to create few Page Templates for creating Blog pages with different layouts. So for example, I want to have blog-4-column.php, blog-3column.php and ...
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Remove duplicated posts in the loop if post has more then one categorie

I have some posts with more then one categorie. In the post loop i get the post based on the selected categorie by the user. If the user select 2 categories where one post is assigned to, the loop ...
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Custom Search Not Consistent with Results

I've set up a custom search to use the s GET variable on a URL. I want it to fetch certain results but I've come across an odd problem. First, here's my code: $search_term = $_GET['s']; ...
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Query by 2 values of a repeater ACF field

Let's say I have a custom post type called Film, with a repeater field called Showings, with fields start_datetime and discount. I need to make a query for those Films that have at least one showing ...
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relation OR instead of AND - Filtered term ID's in loop

Question not related anymore.. First I tought about the relation OR/ AND for results, but I believe I should work with 'operator' => 'NOT IN'. I would like to query the results that meet multiple ...
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Query seems to be duplicated

I'm just hit a development brick wall and can't seem to find a solution to this problem. I've running two WP_Query's the aim is one displays premium stockists and the other one displays the none ...
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Archive page - problem with pagination

I have a problem to display pagination using WP_Query. I've created a custom page, code below: <?php /* Template name: Models */ ?> <?php get_header(); ?> <?php the_post();?> ...
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Get current post id in functions.php

I have a wp_localize_script() function in my functions.php where I need to push the current post ID of the current post to a jQuery file. So I was wondering how you can get the current post ID of a ...
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get_the_title($postID) OR get_the_title()?

I would like to know which could be more performant between these two approaches of getting data of a post To use a loop after a WP_Query($aConditions) and use functions like get_the_title() ... and ...
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Can I force WP_Query to return no results?

I'm working on a website with a search feature that allows users to search through a lot of post meta. There is a specific search pattern that I would like to forcibly return no results for. The ...
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Different Ways to Query Custom Post Types?

I'm using this code to use custom post types like regular post: add_action( 'pre_get_posts', 'add_my_post_types_to_query' ); function add_my_post_types_to_query( $query ) { if ( is_home() && ...
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Advanced Query Logic With Multiple Taxonomies

I have a page on my site that acts as a search tool/search results page for users to find rental spaces. On the left side is a column of checkboxes that let the user filter the results by three ...
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WP_Query tax_query problem

When I call WP_Query with tax query or category__in, I get posts only from first category in array of requested categories. $query = new WP_Query( array( "tax_query" => array( ...
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How to count post meta key values for all posts in database

In my post meta data I have the following 'key' for every post: "image_details" a typical value of which is an array such as: ...
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Show most popular post of last 12 months

I use the Ribbon theme that has a nice tabbed widget showing the most popular and most recent posts. I would like to limit the most popular posts to the last 12 months. I would rather not use a plugin ...
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Unable to get paginate_links working with a custom query [duplicate]

I have built a news section in my Wordpress site with the advanced custom fields and custom post type ui plugins. On the custom news overview page (not the standard wordpress posts) I wanted to limit ...
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Posts 2 Posts: Get related posts from user connected to current post? [closed]

Hopefully someone can help with this. I have a CPT called "Tours", and I'm using Posts 2 Posts to connect Posts inside that CPT to Users. Relationships being: Tour Item 1 > Tour Operator 1 Tour ...
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Using global $post; to get featured image for custom post via WP_Query

I'm using a site-wide function to add css to the <head> of the page pull in featured images of various as a responsive page background. It works great across the rest of my site but fails on a ...
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Hiding taxonomies with no children WP_Query & tax_query

I have this code which has taken over 7 hours to put together through research but the last hours or so I have hit a brick wall! I require the taxonomy title to be hidden if there are no posts ...
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Get first post from wp_query

How can I get the first post from a WP_Query result? $connected = new WP_Query( array( // Arguments )); // This doesn't work.. echo $connected[0]->post_name;
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Random posts loop order [duplicate]

I have used a loop for my theme homepage, but when I go to page 2 or 3, 4, etc., I get the same random posts in all pages. I want to make the loop generate different random posts each page. <?php ...
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Category based on post id

I have the following: $custom_loop = new WP_Query( array('category_name'=>$category, 'meta_key'=>'name', 'orderby' => 'meta_value', 'order' => 'ASC', 'posts_per_page'=>'-1')); How ...
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Why does WP_Query show only the same post even with different categories and endwhile?

I have 3 divs that WP_Query with 3 different categories and end it with the php endwhile,but it only shows the same most recent post query three times over. Do I need to hard reset the query loop ...
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Renaming or Moving WP-Content Pros/Cons

I'm still learning WP. Previously I had done a 1-click installation of WP. Everything worked fine. But now, I'm planning to install it manually. What are the Pros/Cons of these? 1 Renaming ...
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Run next query based on first query's term

I'm creating an authors site. I'm using a custom post type (Books) to display books. I'm using another custom post type (Reviews) to display reviews on the same page as the corresponding book. I'm ...
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WP_Query and is_page_template() conditional

I have a custom query that goes looks like this: $temp = $wp_query; $wp_query = null; $args = array('posts_per_page' => 5, 'post_type' => 'gallery', 'post_status' => ...
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meta_compare not comparing whole integer

I have submitted an integer data via a form to my custom search page. I can get values properly if the input is single char (e.g. 1 ) but if the input is multi char (e.g. 100) it still compares ...
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Search - Ajax - Alter Query Parameters with Pagination

Too Long ; Didn't Read How do I get pagination to work when I'm creating my query with ajax? I'm working on creating a functional search page that allows the user to filter how many posts per ...