"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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Multiple loops on a Search result page?

I have a custom template that displays search results based on a plugin. The wp_query contains all the taxonomy information to show the proper posts. How can I have two loops on the same results ...
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Pagination for Custom Taxonomy Page [duplicate]

I'm having an issue getting my custom taxonomy page to paginate correctly. I looked through other examples posted on this forum, but I could not get my second page to not return a 404 error page. ...
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Trouble with pagination

So, been reading tons of posts on here and int he Codex but just not having any luck. I have a custom post type called Work. On my portfolio page I have "posts_per_page" set to 12. In total in this ...
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WP_query paged pagination with excluded category still counts it

So im making a custom WP_query loop with paged navigation. I want to show 4 posts per page in a specific category. This is working fine, except the next_post_link() seems to still count the excluded ...
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Getting Year & Date inside wpdb [duplicate]

I am creating a shortcode to display data based on some options. function dot_irt_top_posts ( $atts, $content = null ) { // get our variable from $atts extract(shortcode_atts(array( ...
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Replacing raw database query to WP_Query

I have a plugin which displayed the top most voted posts in a list with the vote count. The code is placed here: https://gist.github.com/hchouhan/6727356 function ...
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SQL returned by Wp_Query has wp_posts.ID = -1

I have a custom loop based on these arguments (below), and for some reason when it's run, the SQL returned has this fragment: ... AND wp_posts.ID = -1 ... And I get no results from the db. If I run ...
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Can't sort order of wp_query with 2 meta keys

I'm trying to display custom post types by excluding the sold ones but also by displaying them in alphabetical order from the county meta_key. I'm trying to use pre_get_posts but I'm not sure that ...
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Fallback if statement based on the number filtered from it

I'm trying to add three ads on a page. I have a custom post type called 'ads' and I'm using advanced custom fields to add a start date an end date and an option to select which pages to associate them ...
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How do I search an array stored in a custom-field using WP_Query?

I have a custom post type called "on-air" that included a custom-field called "daysonair". The form for this has checkboxes for each day of the week. When you add/update a post, the checked items ...
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exclude custom post type by meta key in wp_query

I'm trying to display a custom post type (properties) and exclude posts that have a certain meta value (sold). Is there a way that I can do this? I have this for my code so far: ...
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Ordering a mysql style datetime stamp with meta_query

I have a custom post type field that I am storing data in called football_game_datetime. Example format and values for this field are examples like: "2013-10-31 14:00:00", "2013-09-16 20:00:00", ...
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Attaching multiple custom taxonomies to one CPT?

So I've been developing a complex CPT lately and something came up that made me realize I need a second custom Taxonomy on the CPT. Is this impossible? Also I'm currently using tags as well, so the ...
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Custom Post Types and Rewrites

I have a custom post type registered using Custom Post Types UI plug-in. It has a rewrite rule: rewrite' => array('slug' => 'apps/iphone-ipad', 'with_front' => '1'), I am using a custom ...
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Course listing with multiple dates

I'm trying to build a course listing (custom post type) - each course has multiple dates assigned to it, but I'm failing miserably (mainly due to my poor PHP skills!). I'm trying to use standard ...
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meta_query with array as value with multiple arrays

Already got some clues on how to do this, see here: meta_query with array as value but i am confused over multiple meta_queries like this: for ($i=0; $i< count($amenities); $i++) { ...
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How to add pagination to wp_query [duplicate]

I have a custom loop and I'm trying to break it up into several pages but I'm not getting the next and previous links to show. Here is my code: <?php if ( ...
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Converting an existing query_posts to WP_Query

I am having trouble trying to convert my query_posts loop that is bugging out to a WP_Query, was hoping someone may have some luck looking at it: This is my old loop: <article ...
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Can't get pagination to work with this WP_Query loop

I know pagination isn't as straight forward with WP_Query as it is with other loop types but normally I don't have a problem with it. I'm editing a site for a client and this is their current loop; ...
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Query Posts by Tag and exclude

Is it possible to only include posts with a specific tag in this query? <?php $query = new WP_Query (array('showposts' => 5, 'orderby' => 'date', 'order' => 'DESC')); ...
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Get attachment by slug

I would like to get an image by specifying a certain slug and then echoing that address in the image src code. The slug for the image would be "book-site-header" I've looked through the ...
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loop through custom post types with meta data

I'm really curious as to how might be the quickest way to loop through a custom post type with meta data. I have some code that works but it's slow. I'm using wp_query and it works. I have also a ...
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Transient pagination not working properly

So I wrote the following to create a transient: $wp_object_i_created = new WP_Query('cat=1'); set_transient('category_one_posts', $wp_object_i_created, 60*60*1); Ok so then I decided "Ya know lets ...
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Wordpress filter function using query modifications

I'm trying to build a filter function for the main query on a custom post type archive page. The custom post type is named "Hotel". For this custom post type i have a custom taxonomy named ...
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Last post ordered by publish date using WP_Query on front page

I'm joining together few websites into one and I created appropriate posts and changed their post_date (publish date) to the original time of post. However (even if I list more than 1 post) the ...
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is_page() not working from within a plugin

In my plugin I'm doing: function get_user_strains() { $userID = get_current_user_id(); $args = array( 'post_type' => 'strain', 'orderby' => 'post_date', ...
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WP_Query + random

Is there any way to get this <?php $pc = new WP_Query ('category_name=cat1&posts_per_page=5'); ?> but each time display a RANDOM different batch of 5 ones?
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Loop with break in the middle

I'm trying to create a gallery type page which shows one post thumbnail from each post category. The trouble is that I want to display the page title and a link to the portfolio page in the middle of ...
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Filtering WP_Query

I'm developing a site that uses a Artist custom post type and I need to query all posts of this type in a page template. I need to set the is_post_type_archive property to true too to filter this ...
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Blogroll - Different layout for first post

I would like to have my main blogroll show 10 posts per page, but the first post of each page to be setup on a different div above the rest and have a featured image. This is what I sued for the ...
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Getting grandchildren of a post with a specified custom taxonomy?

I have an hierarchical custom post type called Geographies, wherein each Geography is assigned to a custom taxonomy (geographytype): Area, Country, Region or City. The hierarchy is set as follows: ...
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Get all posts without tags

I'm working with a tag plugin. Is there a WordPress way to get_posts or query all posts that have no tags? EDIT I had already queried the WP Codex, search Stackexchange and Google for a related ...
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Passing additional variables to a query

How can we add more arguments to an existing query? Suppose I have in my theme if (!$blog_query) $blog_query = $wp_query; while( $blog_query->have_posts() ) : $blog_query->the_post(); AND I ...
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How to create single page site in WordPress

I have total 5 pages on my website, I want to display all pages as single page. It is possible? Example: http://yaremchuk.ru
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Paginated Taxonomy Term Archive including one post per term

I have a custom query which gets all the custom taxonomies for the custom post type and displays the latest post in each. At the moment it pulls in all the taxonomies. Is there a way I can limit the ...
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How do I create my own nested meta_query using posts_where / posts_join?

Some of my posts (not all) have a price as a meta key/value. Today I use the pre_get_posts action so that my users can search for prices that are between a certain value. This is the code that I'm ...
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Creating arguments from loop for WP_Query meta_query

I'm trying to create a WP_Query with the outcome arguments such as: $args = array( 'post_type' => array( 'post', 'custom' ), 'meta_query' => array( 'relation' => 'AND', ...
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Taxonomy Parameters in WP Query to get posts from two different taxonomies

For example I have custom post type Cars and two custom taxonomies Brand (with terms BMW, Honda, etc.) and Color (Red, Green, etc.). Car must has Brand but may not have Color. So it may be like: Car ...
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Possible to filter custom post type with multiple meta data?

I'm wondering if it's possible in one loop to accomplish what I need to do. What I would like is to sort all custom post types by the meta data of county and put them in order which it is doing here. ...
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Wordpress Query showing multiple titles

I have written a query to display in a jquery slider (nivo) however it appears that it is showing all the posts and not just one at a time This is my code: <div class="slider-wrapper ...
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Query Posts by date range with fixed beginning and end

I need to get posts from a certain timeframe. I am using the posts_where filter. I want to specify a beginning date and an end date. This is the function I use: function filter_where( $where = '' ) ...
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Query_posts works when appending via AJAX call wp_query doesn't?

I'm appending some posts on a click event to a twentyeleven child theme. For some reason though it only works when I use the query_posts loop and not a wp_query loop. For instance here's my wp_query ...
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Using rewind_posts for displaying multiple categories

My goal is to display 5 different categories that is randomly arranged. I would like just to call them in one wp_query to lessen the load. My problem is the loop seems to be not showing the conditions ...
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Undefined WP_Query::has_posts()?

This must be wrong. I was testing something so I did: $queried_post = new WP_Query(array('posts_per_page' => 5, 'offset'=> 1, 'category' => 1)); var_dump($queried_post->has_posts()); ...
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How to order query by numeric meta value?

I cannot order my query by meta value by numbers, and ordering by post order does not work too. This is my code: <?php $args = array( 'posts_per_page' => '-1', 'post_type' => ...
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Multiple queries on Home Page - page load/site speed issue

I acquainted a client who designed his own fashion magazine site. My company handed the project to me to make it with WordPress. When I was making the complete template for the site, I found his ...
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Better to make new wp_query or only modify main query each time?

I have a theme where I need multiple queries for each column. Is it better to modify the main query with pre_get_post and reset the loop or create a new query for each of my columns?
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How to filter multiple queries with search?

My theme has two columns, each column has it's own query. When I do a search on my theme, it only filters the main query and not my secondary query that is on my second column. How do I do that?
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Looking for a way to exclude frontpage and nav menu from query filter

maybe I'm thinking about this the wrong way, but I need to: A) exclude posts in queries site-wide (minus frontpage and navbar) based on a comparison with a meta_value, and B) orderby a differnt ...
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how to fire join query with post_meta

I have print sql query that runs within 'posts_where' filter and its like: SELECT wp_posts.* FROM wp_posts WHERE 1=1 AND wp_posts.post_type = 'shop_order' AND post_date >= '2013-08-26' AND ...