"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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Query custom posts from custom taxonomy

I'm trying to do a custo slideshow, but I have problems with query the posts. I have defined a custom post type "slider" and a custom taxonomy "slideshow": custom post type: function ...
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Set tax_query conditionally with new WP_Query

I have a page template with a custom query: <? $filter = explode(' ', $_GET['filter']); // "page/?filter=taxonomy+term" $paged = get_query_var('paged') ? get_query_var('paged') : 1; $query = new ...
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Any way to include custom fields in WP_Query results?

Looking for a way to include custom fields in the output of WP_Query. I am managing a site where nearly every post type has a lot of custom fields defined and it would be much nicer not to have to run ...
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Gallery shortcode numerical sorting

When I try to sort a Gallery created through the [gallery] shortcode by numerical titles I get them sorted in alphabetical order. That means that they are sorted like so: 1, 3, 34, 4, 56, 6, etc. ...
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How to paginate wordpress [gallery] shortcode?

I am using wordpress gallery shortcode [gallery] I was wondering if there is anyway to paginate them without using a plugin.
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Trouble Making WP_Query paged

I'm using the query below in the index.php file as the main query, whenever I try to go to the 2nd page I get a 404 error, I tried using posts_per_page but to no avail. <?php $args = array( ...
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WP_Query most viewed posts, in multiple Post Types, last 30 days, excluding a specific taxonomy term

OK so I'm about 90% done, the only part that keeps breaking is when I try to exclude a specific taxonomy term. Break down: Sorting: ('v_sort' => 'views') This is being done via the popular ...
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Query posts only with featured image

I want to query 6 posts, but only those which have a featured image attached. I am using meta_key method for this with WP_Query as such: $args = array( 'post_type' => 'post', 'meta_key' ...
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WP_Query orderby not working with meta_value_num and menu_order

I have made a custom post type (sidebar_element) which are shown on sidebar. On each sidebar element admin can choose where in sidebar should that element be shown, ie. 'top', 'middle' or 'bottom', ...
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reorder a WP_Query, using a dropdown

I have the following loop used to display posts by category & I would like to to re-order them based on a dropdown selector if (!isset($qry)) $qry = new ...
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meta_query fails to compare on values containing apostrophes

I have WP Query and I am simply comparing by the meta value by = My value contains town names, and seems to work great for the majority of names. However some names contain apostrophes... Madonna ...
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problem in query_vars parameters

I've a problem. I've tried a lot of things but I could not find a solution. I use query_vars parameters in this page and there isn't any problem. But i don't use different parameters or the same ...
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Reduce Database Queries in Code [duplicate]

Can i reduce the queries by compresing this ?, cand i reduce queries, if i can , how can i do? Note : The images are in diferent size http://oi55.tinypic.com/rwp3ex.jpg <div ...
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Show all products on one page with WooCommerce

I have WooCommerce running on this store. Although the default is to show 12 products on a page the client has asked for a "show all" button that will prevent the user having to use pagination to get ...
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Limit Tags display and ad Drop Down Menu

Does anyone have any idea on how i can limit the number of tags shown in a post and if there is more it's a drop down menu. Here's an example of what i mean. Se where it sats "More On" those are ...
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How to sort CPT by custom meta value (date), and return posts month by month

For future reference: I am using the great Meta Box Plugin to help expedite meta box creation for my custom post types. My goal: To build a highly customizable events section closely resembling a ...
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Paginated WP_Query doesn't return 404's, even when posts don't exist

I'm currently building a theme for a client, and one of their requirements is endless scrolling on a "Charts" page. They want this to be paginated, and the endless scroll to load the next page below ...
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How to number the posts (ie #1, #2, #3) in a wp_query?

What is the best way to display the appearance number of a post in a query? For example, if a post is the first listed print #1. If it is third, print #3. Any direction is appreciated!
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Query posts by Custom Meta (checkbox) & Genesis Grid Loop

I've been trying tons of things for the last 2 days. I'm at a standstill now. I read a ton of posts here but nothing has worked yet. I have a CPT 'artists'. This CPT contains a custom field ...
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Why can't I use an array of term slugs in WP_Query?

In WP_Query, a comma-separated list of term slugs works fine: $query = new WP_Query ( array( 'customtaxonomy' => 'term1,term2' ) ); ...but an array of slugs causes a warning: $query = ...
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wp_query not resetting, last post hanging

im creating a wordpress query for custom taxonomy. However im unable to get the last post that i queried to go to the permalink. Please could somebody help me get this query right, much appreciated in ...
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Are custom posts included when getting a categories' posts?

Would WP_Query('cat=1') display custom post types, or is that something that I have to specify? I have a custom post type, am assigning it to a category, and would like for it to be displayed when ...
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WP_Query orderby taxonomy term value (numeric)

I have this query... <?php $press = new WP_Query(array( 'posts_per_page' => -1, 'post_type' => 'individual', 'post_status' => 'private' )); ...
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WP_Query: query posts by ids from array?

I did quite a bit of research but can't figure why this wouldn't work for me? echo print_r($rel); // Array ( [0] => 63 [1] => 87 ) $args = array( 'post_type' => array( 'post' ), ...
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Pagination on category.php and tag.php not working

i'm using a query-loop on my template pages like this: <?php $paged = (get_query_var('paged')) ? get_query_var('paged') : 1; $wp_query = new WP_Query(); ...
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direct custom post query interferes with other queries on page

In a previous question, I was struggling with how to get my custom post type(s) to show when performing standard category/tag queries, since by default Wordpress doesn't include CPT's in these ...
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Pre_get_posts Gives 404 on Custom Post Type

I'm trying to filter the query on a sub page called "Ask Question" to list all of the recent questions submitted by users, but I get a 404 when going to the page. Flushing the permalink structure did ...
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WP_Query: Fetch posts that are in (category1 and not in category2), OR posts that are not in cagegory1

I have two categories that will always stay the same. They are called "Events" and "Show on frontpage". The latter is a child category to Events. What i want to do is, when fetching posts (using ...
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Single post - display list of all posts + specific post

my single post looks like that: http://pastebin.com/KdEbs82P I want to display on single post two things: list of ALL posts in general single post title content What I achieved right now is not ...
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How to query a custom post type with a taxonomy filter but display post type archive page?

I'm filtering the main query of Jigoshop with my own taxonomy with this hook (The file responsible for Jigoshop queries that I'm hooking, Jigoshop hooks onto WP 'request' filter): add_filter( ...
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List all custom post type posts from a given category?

I have a custom post type myposttype and it's taxonomy is called myposttype_categories. myposttype_categories have multiple terms inside, such as foo and bar. The tricky question is - how do I list ...
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Recent Posts slider, using WP_Query(), loads duplicate sliders

I have written a small piece of code for Wordpress that will show the most recent top 4 posts in a slider (the Filament Group Responsive Carousel). It works, displaying the posts and sliding them etc, ...
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Keep sticky posts out of query unless they have featured image

I have a query running which prevents posts without various criteria from appearing, one of these is the necessity to have a featured image. Sticky posts however seem to end up in the query ...
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Setting get_queried_object

I know that get_queried_object contains the object that was queried for the current page. My question is, what methods of querying affect the contents of this? For instance: query_posts get_posts ...
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Make WP_Query more efficient?

Ok - so using a WP_Query to count votes by a user. But now there are 23,000 votes and its using up lots of memory. Is there a way i can make this WP_Query more efficient? $args = array( ...
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WP_Query pulling an extra post per page

I'm querying to get a list of all posts, 20 posts_per_page, but the result shows all posts, but with 21 posts per page. If I change posts_per_page to 19, then 20 show. One post is sticky and shows up ...
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Cannot query custom post type taxonomy from theme options array

I am having no luck with querying a custom post type taxonomy from an array in theme options. My full code is below, would be grateful for some feedback to get it working correctly as I cannot get ...
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How to display 7 most recent days of posts?

I would like to be able to display on my homepage a timeline of posts from 7 of the most recent days. For example, if today is January 1, 2013, I would like my blog feed to display something that ...
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Custom page template query_vars

I created a custom page template movie-page.php and a page movie in WP. The template shows fine when I visit site.com/movie/ I want to add movie_id as a query var. Here's my code: ...
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Wordpress search exact match

I have a few search filters set up and I found a few posts that shouldn't be in the search results. On looking into it further I found these posts match 'part' of the keyword. For example, searching ...
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Query by post title

I've used a custom post type for one of my website. Custom post type contains scratch card data along with some custom fields. I've developed an android application to manage those items from android ...
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Listing all custom post types using a specific term on the said term's template page, in groups

I have a custom tag-like taxonomy called PEOPLE registered to all post types - both the default and custom ones. I have created a template for a single term named taxonomy-people.php and I'm ...
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Why WP_Query('showposts=5') shows only 1 post?

I am trying to do a simple query to get the latest 5 posts into an unordered list, but this is only showing 1 result even though I have several posts. I even did an offset, but it shows the next post ...
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WP_Query posts by distance based on LAT & LNG in Database

I've got table in the WordPress database that has lat & lng stored and I'd like to add a sort feature on the results page 'Sort by Distance' that gets the locations that are closer to your ...
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why do drafts return as part of wp_query?

I have some code as plugin, which I call via AJAX from a page one the site. It gets two drop-down values and uses them in tax_query to fetch some posts. Question: why do drafts return amongst results ...
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WP_Query Variable inside Array

The array below with "'taxonomy' => 'age'" isn't working, if I copy and paste the array "array( '19', '20' )" in place of the variable it works fine. I just started picking up PHP so go easy on me :) ...
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exclude a post from wp_query loop

0 down vote favorite I show my last post in a page with this code: $query1 = new WP_Query(); $query1->the_post(); and it further with: $id = $query->ID; to retrieve last post ID so I ...
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filter the_content, custom post type, and wp_query

I thought this was going to be quick and easy, but naturally it's turning out to be more complicated. I'm writing a simple plugin that creates a custom post type "Ad", and then puts a random ad at ...
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Reordering content using a meta value

I've got this theme where you can add posts of type "portfolio", and I want to be able to reorder them up. I've added a custom meta field called "position" and I've set already those values. All good. ...
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Best Practice For Querying Grandchildren?

Objective: Query and loop through a page's third-level "grandchildren" in a way that allows pagination. Here's the code that I'm using (pagination excluded): // Get the ID of the first ...