"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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wp_query->max_num_pages always returns 0 on custom post type

Hi there I am developing a theme where I have to load some posts with ajax, in my index page everything works properly, the problem is when I need to use it on custom post type, I pass the values for ...
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Order or Orderby in tax_query (How to define order of terms in WP_Query)

I am trying to work out how I can define the order of terms in my WP_QUERY. I am creating a knowledge base. I have a CPT called knowledge-base and a taxonomy called topics. My code outputs all of ...
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Expire posts with Pre and Posts Get new WP_Query in Categories

On my website I use Get Pre Post to display active posts (without an expiration date and those who are yet to expire), and also new WP_Query use to display only posts expired in each category page. ...
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Trying to get property of non-object in: $tag->slug

I suppose this is a very common propblem but. This function I was using was in fact not a problem until a couple days ago , that the debug starts showing this message: PHP Notice: Trying to get ...
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SQL query equivalent to WP User Query

I have the following WP user query code: //Get all users sorted by whatever $sorted_users = new WP_User_Query(array( 'orderby' => 'meta_value', 'meta_key' => 'satisfaction_rating', '...
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WP_Query post at custom position

Lets say I have a custom query which based on two custom post types: $wp_query = new WP_Query(array( 'post_type' => array('post-type-1', 'post-type-2'), 'post_status' => '...
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forming WP_Query for posts of all post types but from specific categories

I need to get post from blog, custom post type 1, custom post type 2. custom post type 3 and either from category 1 or category 2 or category 3 or category 4 or category 5 or category 6 or category 7 ...
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Order ascending is ignored in meta query?

I'm using pre_get_posts to alter my main query and attach a meta query to it. This is on a woocommerce products archive page (...not sure if that would make a difference). function has_upcoming_date(...
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ACF Relationship Field Search Filtering

I am trying to assign relate posts using the ACF relationship field. It has typeahead search to search by post titles. I would like to add meta_data search to the ACF relationship search. This ...
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DIsplaying URL of custom field in last post of certain taxonomy && post type

So, I need to echo the URL of a custom field from the last post published in a certain post type and with a particular taxonomy. This code so far works OK, but even that numberposts = 1, $...
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How to set posts per page using WP_Query()

I'm trying to set the number of posts_per_page dynamically using my own variable. This code works fine: query_posts( $query_string . "&posts_per_page=" . $myvar ) // then display the loop using ...
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What is the one-query (or the fastest) way to get posts and their terms (more taxonomies)?

Now this might seem like a similar question One query to get posts and their taxonomy terms but it is just similar and does not have proper answer. Goal: I need to get limited number of posts and ...
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WP Meta Query at depth 2

I'm interested in doing a meta query according to some post data that doesn't exist at the first level of the post meta. In other words, I would need two or more keys to get to the variable I'm ...
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How to select N number of products and display it randomly in Woocommerce

I have a woocommerce setup with about 10,000 products, i would like to display all the latest products on the home page so that i can have N number of latest products from each PRODUC TAG displayed in ...
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How to add OR condition in wordpress main seach box Query?

I'm trying to search from main search text box. Custom post type "course" and it custom taxonomy 'Location'. It I search with "USA", In data it looks for 's'= 'USA' AND 'loaction'='USA'. What I ...
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I want to get title name of post, but i didn't get by this code. Any suggestion?

add_shortcode('sort_featured_restaurant','sort_featured'); function sort_featured(){ $the_query = new WP_Query( $args ); // The Loop if ( $the_query->have_posts() ) { echo '<ul>'; ...
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Is it possible to orderby multiple meta_keys when using meta_value_num?

Reading through the order & orderby documentation, it's not clear to me whether there is any support to order based on multiple meta_key values. Obviously, using meta_query I can return posts ...
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Query Posts by Custom Field 'Price'

I'd like to display all posts within a given price range. For example: When a user inputs 100 and 1000 (in two separate form fields) - my site will display all posts that have a custom field called ...
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How to display future posts - modified query still yields 404

I have a very strange problem and I am stuck. I want the single page to display posts with the post_status of publish and future. So I added this code to my functions.php in my theme: function ...
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Query events post type after current date and timezone

So I am making changes to a clients website and currently they have an events post type with some custom fields that allow them to set an events end date/time and the events timezone. The custom ...
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Is it possible to retrieve posts depending on meta_key LIKE condition? [duplicate]

I'm currently facing a little problem. I'm using ACF plugin which generate complex meta_key names when creating hierarchical fields. I found in my database meta_key named modules_1_content_0_module. ...
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Exclude current post from an array of posts?

I'm trying to exclude the current post from an array and I know that the codex says that it's not possible to combine post__in and post__not_in in the same query... But in wordpress everything (well, ...
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Is it possible to completely stop WP_Query retrieving posts?

I'm trying to use WP Redis to cache entire $wp_query object with key is $query_vars_hash. This is how $wp_query was added to $wp_object_cache: add_action('wp', function($wp) { if ( is_admin() ) ...
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WP_Query Custom Post Type if Category ID Equals

I've setup a custom post type "slides" and I've created two categories for the slides custom post type: "slides-testimonial" (id = 7) and "slides-regular" (id=8). I would like to run a single loop, ...
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Only Get A Certain Number of Posts From WP_Query

I'm not sure what I'm doing wrong. None of my WP_Queries are returning the given number of posts. From what I can tell, it's returning all of them. How do I fix this? Here is the code I'm currently ...
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author.php with ACF and CPTs

As I write this, I'll do my best to avoid an XY Problem. What I'm trying to do: I'm trying to build an author.php template that: displays data from Advanced Custom Fields on the user's Profile ...
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Wordpress Pagination archive/category [duplicate]

I have a problem with creating a simple pagination for the categories with WP_Query. I've got it to work for the archive, but if I try the same on the category template, then I get redirected to the ...
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WP_Query - meta fields numeric

I'm having trouble with the code below. Attempting to do a query against meta data stored with the posts, in the mls post type. I think I know what the issue is, but not how to fix it. I am ...
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Object of class WP_Query could not be converted to int inside shortcode

I have the following code which is used to display download posts by the custom taxonomy. I am receiving the error Object of class WP_Query could not be converted to int When I have Query ...
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Adding a Theme Customizer Control for Posts_Per_Page

I am trying to add a Theme Customizer Control to change the number of posts shown in my WP_Query posts_per_page, like so... $posts_per_page_option = get_option( 'posts_per_page_option' ); $...
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display post multiple times based on array of dates

I have a custom post type for a simple schedule list and using the meta box plugin i have two meta boxes assigned to custom post type. 1 for an image and 1 for an array of date times . In my ...
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Wordpress retrieving meta data for all custom post types in list view

Im having an issue in WP where php is dying, ive increased memory but the process jumps to 100% cpu usage then dies and apache throws a 500 error. Ive tried to get apache to log something, or php / ...
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new WP_Query() - what is the earliest valid hook?

Specifically, is it valid to run a new WP_Query() during the plugins_loaded action?
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Pagination not working on Custom Page Template

I searched a lot on this but I can't figure out why my code is not working. I published a page with slug "blog" that uses a custom built template "page-blog.php" that I build from editing the ...
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Custom loop of a single category, cannot order by date. What am I missing?

I'm going nuts. All I have is a simple loop on the home page of the site (which is a static page), and it should show the most recent (1) post of a certain category. The trouble is no matter what i ...
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Display most popular in the past two days

Hi I'm using this code below to display the most popular post on my wordpress site. It works great! I was wondering if there was anyway to show the most popular post of the current day? This in my ...
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How to fix pagination for custom loops on front-page.php

A search on this topic on this site throws up a lot of results claiming to have resolved this issue, but I am having a contrary experience after implementing these guidelines as outlined here: How ...
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How to remove_query_arg() for paginate_links()

I implemented a pagination using paginate_links() like below: <?php function wpse229670_pagination( $query = false ) { global $wp_query; $query = $query ? $query : $wp_query; $...
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Using WP Query to search within ALL keys in meta query

What is the best way to create a meta query that searches through ALL meta fields (keys)? What I'm trying to do is something such as: $posts = new WP_Query(array( 'meta_query' => array( ...
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Use of caller_ get_ posts

For what purpose following parameter is used caller_get_posts
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Custom Page Load by wp_query

Is there a way I can use wp_query to retrieve custom pages and posts, and display them on the front page of my WordPress site? I'd like to do that for every custom page I have, to end up with a one-...
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Pagination for blog posts reloading same page [closed]

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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Dividing the loop to style post differently

I'm using a plugin that displays post and shows them in a certain area on my site, such as the sidebar or anywhere i put the <?php;?> code, but only if the author that is writing the post clicks ...
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Custom query, checking values of multiple meta keys

I am using two plugins, and I have some issues combining them. One is an event calendar, which add new meta keys to posts, the other is a show-posts-as-grid plugin, that fetches the event posts from ...
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How to format a WP_Query using groupby and orderby meta value

I have a messenger in my app that uses a custom post type to store messages. I have two ways of showing these messages in the front end of the app: conversations and messages. Every message gets 2 ...
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Most popular post for last 7 days

I need to change the most popular post widgets with date restrictions. For an example, how should I get most popular posts(post_views_count) of last 7 days. original query, $popularposts = new ...
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Order terms inside a select dropdown

I'm working on a project where I've a dropdown of all the terms inside a taxonomy. If the user selects a term, then a function is executed. Eveything is working great, but I can't get that dropdown ...
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Custom Pagination in Shortcode with WP_Query

Trying to add custom pagination within a visual composer shortcode. The get_next_posts_link() and get_previous_posts_link() functions are working fine, but when I try to add the pagination function, ...
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Query Set Order By Author

I am attempting to orderby the author_name when you click on the Author arrow on a list of tickets. When you click the arrow, the names are ordering by something I cannot identify. I want them to ...
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Sort custom post type by a custom field from another custom post type

I have a custom post type called "listings". When adding/editing the listing, the user can choose enter the ID of a "Plan". I also have a custom post type called "plans" which contains some fields ...