"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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Pagination for blog posts reloading same page

Symptoms Visiting /blog/ loads the first 10 posts, as expected. Visiting /blog/page/2/ (and onward) loads the new URL but with the same 10 posts. Nothing changes but the URL. Setup Details Custom ...
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Fatal error: Allowed memory size exhausted

I have a custom .csv generator functions that basically export data from posts and its post metas. The function works fine on this WP_query parameter: Array( [tax_query] => Array ( ...
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Custom archive page based on array of categories and tags

I'm looking to create custom archive page based on passed arrays which contains categories and tags, for an example: ...
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Why does WP_Query have methods that return public properties of the same name

Most of (if not all) the is_* methods in the WP_Query class have a matching public property and the methods appear to just return the property e.g: public function is_search() { return (bool) ...
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WordPress dynamic AJAX query

Aim - I've trying to run a query based on which category is selected from the dropdown. I figure the best way to do this, is to dynamically use AJAX and pass the category value held by a variable to ...
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WP_Query OR clause for tax_query and keywords

Is it possible to make an OR clause between tax_query and keywords? I'd like WP_Query to return posts if there is a tax_query match or a s keyword match.
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Search.php - return number of results but cannot loop through

I have a following search.php page (this is just the code required for problem presentation). Why is my $total_results returning a number of posts found, but when I do a loop though it always print ...
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Pagination is not working with custom query inside a homepage template

There are a lot of similar questions asked here, but none of the suggestions seems to work for me. I have the following code on my home page: get_template_part( 'category-clients' ); And ...
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How to add Wordpress featured image via SQL

I have thousands of custom post types called "listings" without images. Now I want to add an image to each of these listings as a placeholder image and these images should be also set as featured ...
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Stuck in the query loop

I created a two loop into my WordPress page. It should get the category name and should load all the child under the Category name. Like this ____ Cat1 ______ product 1 product 2 product 3 ____ ...
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Multiple keyword search

I have a custom search where I want to enter a keyword or phrase into the search box, and then by pressing enter it adds it to a 'search storage' (already coded, see below). Asume I have 3 posts, one ...
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Pagination problem after WP_Query with tag filtering

I have a problem with a custom WP_Query. I want a page with all posts with a specific tag. This is the code I'm using: <?php //save old query $temp = $wp_query; //clear $wp_query; $wp_query= ...
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Sorting posts by custom date fields (non standard date format)

I've inherited a website with a post type courses that has a custom field 'date-start', a Date Picker. Unfortunately the date start is stored as 'ddmmyy' and the ACF documentation implies that this ...
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Parent and child categories

Below is part from a WP_Query loop. I have two parent categories ABC and 12, and each has a few child categories. In the first td I would like to have the category slug from ABC children and in the ...
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Get all categories and posts in those categories

I am looking for a solution that allows me to print the following: Cat 1 Cat 2 Cat 3 Post 1 Post 1 Post 1 Post 2 Post 2 Post 2 Post 3 Post ...
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Order posts by tags count?

I am trying to order posts by tag count. I want to order posts with no tags first and posts with highest count last. I tried and got posts with no tags only. $tags = get_tags(); $tag_ids = ...
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Custom WP_Query for current category (in category.php)?

I'm using a small code to display a tag list for the current categories like below: <?php $custom_query = new WP_Query('posts_per_page=-1&category_name=overnachten'); if ...
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Re-order posts in query after

For a particular category I needed to merge in another custom post type. Now I would like to resort the query based on a custom field. Is this possible? Below is the way I've merged the queries. if ...
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Search posts missing a particular custom field

I am trying to search for posts that do not have yet set a particular custom field. The problem is that query down below returns an empty result. $args = array( 'post_type' => 'post', ...
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Pagination doesn't work

I created myfile.php with the following content: global $paged; if ( get_query_var( 'paged' ) ) { $paged = get_query_var( 'paged' ); } else if ( get_query_var( 'page' ) ) { $paged = ...
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WP_Query Pagination on multiple-loop page breaks WP or doesn't show up

The loop below is one of several on a Custom Page template, but it's the only loop that I'm trying to implement Pagination with. Once I have Pagination working for this one loop, I'll be implementing ...
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How to add posts to wp_query result?

I have 2 user groups: authors and clients Authors can publish posts and specify in metabox for wich client these post is ment for. Client can publish posts and view, edit posts, created by Authors ...
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How to get several fields from wp_query?

I'm going to get several fields from wp_query result. I know about wp_list_pluck() function, but it accepts only one field paramether. How to get several ones if I'd like to take several parameters ...
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Using wp_query is it possible to orderby taxonomy?

My question is simple, I'm using WP_Query to retrieve some custom type posts filtering by a taxonomy using tax_query. Now my problem is I would like to orderby the taxonomy, but from documentation ...
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How to paginate attachments in a secondary query as gallery?

I have this code that shows all images attached to my post-type. Is there a way to paginate those? I have like 25 pics and I wan't to avoid scroll as much as I can. Code: <div class="galleries ...
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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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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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WP_Query with two post types, but requiring category on only one of those post types

I have a simple WP_Query: $loop = new WP_Query(array( 'post_type' => array('image', 'video'), 'category_name' => $cat, 'meta_key'=>'total_votes', ...
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WP_Query ignores post_type in category view

I have following query to select posts by my custom post-type. This works fine while being on the frontpage (the snippet is included in the sidebar). As soon it gets executed on a category page the ...
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Best approach to create Hot and Trending sections

I am going to implement a Hot and Trending section on a website. I have seen such sections on many popular websites but can't really figure out how exactly this works. Although I assumed Hot section ...
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show custom category posts from a custom post type

I am trying to show posts from a Custom Post Type (documents) that has a custom Taxonomy (subject) with two categories, each category page should have its own posts. But when I open any of these ...
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Sorting is not working in wordpress WP_Query

i have created a page where i am sorting the post according to the views. Here is the query <?php $temp = $wp_query; $wp_query = null; $wp_query = new WP_Query(); ...
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WP_Query with “post_title LIKE 'something%'”?

I need to do a WP_Query with a LIKE on the post_title. I started with this regular WP_Query: $wp_query = new WP_Query( array ( 'post_type' => 'wp_exposants', ...
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WP_Query for BBPress Topic When Parent is Private/Hidden

I have the following Code: $widget_query = new WP_Query( array( 'post_type' => 'topic', 'post_status' => array('publish', 'pending', 'draft', 'auto-draft', 'future', ...
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Why query_vars get altered in WP_Query Object?

I am having problems when querying a WP_Query Object when a user has a role different than administrator My WP_Query is this: function remove_new_c_post($author_id,$value_id) { $query = new ...
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Hide Administrators From User List except current user (administrator)

this code works great! the problem is that this code also hide the current user (if administrator) so what i trying to to do is hide all Administrators except current user. i need help to edit sql to ...
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Query: offset post list, unless it's a specific category

Here's my code: <?php query_posts(array ('showposts' => '1', 'cat' => '-11')); if (have_posts()) : while (have_posts()) : the_post(); get_template_part( 'content', 'archives' ); ...
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Translate SQL query to wp_database with JOINS into wp_query

StackExchange members! It's so happened that I'm using straight SQL queries in my application. I'd like to rewrite it and use WP_Query, but, unfortunately, I have no idea how to translate, let's say, ...
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Custom WP Query from meta_value stored as serialised array

I'm using a Magic Fields 2 multicheck box to store Services which can be assigned to Case Studies. The data is stored as a serialised array in WordPress, and I need some help to extract the "related ...
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Loop returning only 1 result

I am not sure as to why when I run my loop only 1 result returns. Here is my code: <?php if ( is_front_page() && twentyfourteen_has_featured_posts() ) { // Include the ...
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Query by meta_key and order by meta_value_num return orderby date

I'm trying to use the orderby and custom WP_Query features of wordpress. It works nicely to select item by their meta and to order by date. Unfortunately, it seems that I could not get the post ...
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the_post() within switch_to_blog() altering my excerpt

I have a strange problem I'm facing when using WP_Query with multisite in a plugin I'm writing which hooks into add_meta_boxes. I'm wanting to display all post titles in a dropdown in a meta box. ...
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How to use filter hook posts_join for querying taxonomy terms in posts_where?

For the last few hours, I have been trying to use the filter hooks posts_where and posts_join to search for posts based on taxonomy terms, in this case, the taxonomy is 'category' and the term is ...
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How to search for posts IN OR title OR content OR author?

I have looked at many posts and questions regarding searches for custom meta, but I want to search for posts and include those if the search query matches an author name. I have come up with the ...
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WP_Query condition affects posts_per_page count

I'm trying to create a new WP_Query that displays the last 5 posts from cat 1 that doesn't have a thumbnail. This actually works: <?php $the_query = new WP_Query( 'cat=1&posts_per_page=5' ); ...
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Conflict with get_posts and the_content

I have this snippet in my header.php to display a slider: <?php $args = array( 'post_type' => 'post', 'posts_per_page' => 6, 'meta_query' ...
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Limit the number of posts via wpquery

We suppose that a category has 1000 posts, we can use the following code to show 10 posts per page and the wp pagenavi would present 100 pages with links of above 1000 posts. <?php ...
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How to get Tags with specific post id

I have created one post and post ID is 34 and added some Tags and Now I want to retrieve all tags with post ID. Any Idea?
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wp_query with multiple custom fields

My Query is this: $products = new WP_Query( array( 'post_type' => 'ys_product', 'orderby' => array( 'date' ), 'order' => 'DESC', ...
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meta_query on a date range using an array of values

How can I do a query to return the post if the custom field array contains a date that is within the specified range? The query below is basically what I am after but it does not work... // the ...