"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 detect if a function has been fired on any page so scripts/styles can be loaded conditionally

I'm building a small gallery plugin and I'd like to only load scripts/styles onto the page IF the gallery has been loaded via the template tag. The template tag can take a post ID parameter when used ...
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How to get most recent commented post above new submitted post in Wordpress?

I have this function: $ids = $wpdb->get_col("SELECT DISTINCT comment_post_ID FROM $wpdb->comments ORDER BY comment_date DESC LIMIT 0 , 30"); foreach ($ids as $id) { $post = &get_post( ...
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How to adjust found_posts so that it accounts for offset and pagination

So far this is the code I have in my index.php file: <?php // Custom code to offset posts and setup pagination $page = get_query_var( 'paged' ) ? get_query_var( 'paged' ) : 1; ...
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Is there an action/filter called when WP_Query->query is finished and assigns posts

I took a look at the WP_Query->get_posts() function and couldn't see any action/filter that is called AFTER a query finishes. I want to be able to manipulate the results once they are sent, rather ...
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Custom Post-type not returning the right child_of

Situation I am using the Advanced Custom Fields plugin to give Custom Post Types a checkbox. If this box is checked, it should be returned by this Query. The Query works this far. The issue The ...
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How to pass custom parameter to WP_Query for filtering in pre_get_posts

I have an ajax request that returns the result of a WP_Query loop. I would like to detect in pre_get_posts filter the specific wp_query instance that is used in the ajax handler. I thought placing ...
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Advanced WP Query and/or

I'm trying to create an advanced, reusable query function. I need to query by category OR a category + a tag. I know how to do this with custom fields (meta queries) but how do I do it with simple ...
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Display First posts without the default featured image

How can i display in loop (paged) the posts without the default featured image ? Here is my query of my custom taxonomy template page : <?php $term_region = get_term_by( ...
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wp_Query with 4 post meta feald arguments gives 500 internal server error

I am creating a custom plugin to search for custom post type provided with 4 meta field arguments. I am using wp_Query() to fetch the search results. My Query string is. $args = array( ...
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is_tax() function not working as expected

I'm facing an issue with the is_tax() function. I'm a class method that fetches a specific custom post types. These custom post types have taxonomy related custom fields (among other custom fields). ...
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Print out last 3 blogposts

From problem to problem, disco to disco :P My template requires that i print out headlines of 3 last blogposts in the header of my template. Its single page layout so those blogposts will link to ...
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Pagination 404 on Index with custom query

On my wordpress index, I use a custom query: $paged = (get_query_var('page')) ? get_query_var('page') : 1; $project_query = new WP_query(array( 'post_type' => 'project', 'paged' => $paged, ...
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How to create dynamic menu from HTML

I tried creating a dynamic menu from HTML, I registered menu in function name is main menu, Here is the HTML code that display the main menu- <div class="submenu"> <div ...
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Single page theme

I am trying to create single page theme. What i have trouble with is understanding this whole wordpress query logic. There is query object and supposedly i get all published posts like this: ...
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Post Title Not showing up

Hi i'm using this code to call post from a certain category <?php $queryObject = new Wp_Query( array( 'posts_per_page' => 3, 'post_type' => array('post'), ...
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get_query_var function not working at all

Yes, there are some similar topics about this function, get_query_var('paged') giving same result blog posts sorting doesnt work while using get_query_var I am using wordpress3.5, I have my own php ...
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Trying to check and see if a post has a featured image outside of the main loop

I've got a situation where I need to find out if the currently loaded post has a featured image, if it does, I want it to display a different logo than if it doesn't have a featured image associated ...
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“paged” in WP_Query returns 0 posts

If i don't supply a paged value (get the first page), it works. But when i try to get the next page by doing paged => 2 it doesn't find anything even though there are plenty of posts to get. ...
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Narrow Down a Shop Page Results Based on a Product Tag in WooCommerce

I have a shop page that displays a product (chairs) for a retailer in multiple cities. Each city is a tag for each product. What I want to be able to do is narrow down a category page like (chairs) or ...
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Wordpress custom archive page

I am trying to build up a custom archive page. However, I would like this archive page to skip the first 5 posts. I've been able to accomplish this with the offset property. However, the pagination ...
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WP_Query based on multiple metadata comparisons

I have created a custom post type with custom fields and I need to filter them based on several meta data values. $args = array( 'post_type' => 'match_report', 'post_status' => ...
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Using OR conditions in meta_query for query_posts argument

I have searched high and low for this but I cant seem to locate anything. I am trying to filter some results and when I make an args array like this and pass it to query_posts I noticed that the ...
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Query post by date (stored custom field meta as yyyymmdd) and differentiate across 12 months

I have a post type that holds a custom meta field with a date in it. The date is stored in the format: yyyymmdd. On the archive page for this post type I want to create 12 separate containers, one ...
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Advanced Taxonomy query, with 3 post types

I'm been trying to figure out how to do this for a few hours now and Have final given in to asking for help. I've got 3 custom post types that I need to query for a term called home which is inside a ...
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why the same code got different results when using query_posts in functions.php and index.php

I am using WordPress 3.5, and my blog sites have many registered users. After they log in, I want them to see just their own posts, not others. So I added this to my functions.php, but I get a blank ...
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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 ...