"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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Why does “get_option” pull in the older value in options.php, rather than the newer value, on submission of a form?

I'm building a simple post order "plugin" through my theme's functions.php. The function updates the value of an option in options.php on submission of a form. So, for instance, when "1" is inputted ...
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Having Trouble Running Query From Shortcode Using Tribe's Events Plugin

I am not getting any results back using this code, even though I am passing in correct values. Can someone please take a look? function webinar_list_shortcode($atts) { global $post; // Defaults ...
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Order posts by date and then by custom field

I am trying to do something like this one. Ordering posts by day (not time) AND meta value I want to list blog posts ordered by date (not time) and then within that day, I want to sort them by custom ...
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w3 total cache and post__not_in

I'm using a modified version of the Recent Posts plugin together with WP Total Cache. I'm using post__not_in as I don't want to display the current post again. It works well, but if Object Cache is ...
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Custom post type single display is ommited

I've created a custom post type: tutorials using generatewp.com generator and registered it with register_post_type(). I'm querying the list of tutorials in a custom page template like that: ...
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Change 'post_modify' with a query

I'm trying to change the value of post_modified columns with a query like that: $wpdb->query( "UPDATE `$wpdb->posts` SET `post_modified` = ".$data_modifica_post." WHERE ID = ...
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Year based WP Query

I am am having a strange issue, trying to get year based posts in wp_query, when i do directly, 'year' => '2014' it works fine, but i have the year stored in a variable, $year, then i do 'year' => ...
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WP_Query: Posts within category OR custom post type

I don't like to bother you guys, but this is already driving me nuts. I have a legacy post model within a specific category called 'listas-2' that used shortcodes to show some fancy things. Now I ...
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Ordering by meta_value AND date NOT WORKING with wp_query

I want to select posts and custom post type with a specific meta value (mb_home!=0), of last week and ORDER them by mb_home. If they have the same mb_home value, I want them to be ordered by date. ...
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Meta query with string starting like pattern

I have a custom WP_Query with the following meta_query: $meta_query = array(); $meta_query['relation'] = 'AND'; if(!empty($postcode)) { $meta_query[] = array( 'key' => 'postcode', ...
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WP_Query on custom post type not displaying, multiple loops & get_template_part

I'm having problems getting my testimonials to display. On page.php I have a testimonials section. So I have a loop that grabs the content for page.php, and then a get_template_part('content', ...
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An archive page without post format (just standard post)

I'm trying to get posts with not marked with any type of post types (aside, audio etc). But I didn't find any solution to do this. I thought doing this with custom fields but site has a lot of ...
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Show posts without term

I am working on a product page where I show reviews from my post type 'reviews', if the product page title matches with my term from the taxonomy 'review-product'. Example. Product page title: ...
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Post__not_in only removing first 2 pages

I am using post__not_in to remove pages from a query but it's ignoring anything more than 2 items My code: $selected_check = array(); $checks = new WP_Query( ...
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Combining two wordpress queries with pagination is not working

I am trying to combine two WordPress queries but it's not working as well as pagination. I want to display today's all posts sorted by comment count and after that I want to display all posts ...
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How to get rid of extra Untitled Article in html5 document outline when using new WP_Query?

Here is a simplified version of the code I'm using on a static homepage template made for a child theme of TwentyTwelve. I simplified some of the divs used for styling and just focused on the problem ...
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Display post format post in the sidebar

I am trying to pull posts with the post-format of "quote" on my sidebar. I'm getting the code to spit out the else statement but that's about it so far. I am working in the roots theme if that helps ...
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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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PHP memory friendly alternative to get_posts()

I was running into memory issues with this: get_posts( array( 'posts_per_page' => '-1', 'post_type' => array( 'product', 'product_variation' ) ) (there are thousands of results) just trying to ...
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Is it possible to query all posts that don't have an attachment?

I want to get a list of all posts that don't have an attachment and delete them. This question takes about getting all posts that have an attachment, but I want the reverse of it. The brute force ...
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Returning error with WP Insert without getting an error in error log

I'm checking if a key exists in my database using $wp_db->insert() and am executing code based on the result. I know that if a row already exists it will return false and I want to use that to execute ...
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WP_Query posts_per_page Only Bringing Back one post

I'm trying to modify the Genesis Tab plugin to show more than one post per tab. I've tried in vain for the past hour, but my little PHP knowledge just isn't cutting it unfortunately. Here is the ...
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How to place a loop within another loop?

I have two loops setup using WP_Query: $latest and $popular that I'm working to setup in this example layout: Latest                        ...
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How to show subcategories using loop?

i am using wp_list_categories('child_of=54&title_li=') method to display all the subcategories, but it is showing only one, how can i use it with loop to show all the subcategories properly.
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How to sort post by custom table value

How can I sort my post by the maximum vote in custom table I have table like this:( user_votes) here post id 315 have votted two times so I just want to sort my posts by maximum vote. I am only ...
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Query Custom Meta Value with Increment

I have a Query searching for a meta value I have added to my posts (meta-select). I have it feeding out in a loop with 4 results. Let's say I want this loop to start with the meta value "2" and work ...
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wp-query, pull children of parent page

So here's what I'm trying to do: I'm trying to develop a theme that shows any sub-pages on the parent page. I've gotten this running successfully with a WP_query and a simple loop: <!--show sub ...
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WP_Query Meta_key is text value and need to sort as numeric not working

I have the following code below in my ~WP_Query`. $args[ 'meta_key'] = 'price'; $args['orderby'] = 'meta_value meta_value_num'; $args['order'] = 'ASC'; The custom field in question has historic ...
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Sort CPT by first letter of a meta field in a specific range

'I'm working on a way to display member profiles (Custom post type) sorted by the first letter of their last name in a given range. For example all members with a last name starting with 'A' up to ...
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Meta query for comparing two dates

I want to list all users who registered in between the $start_date and $end_date.I have written a metaquery,but it returns empty.Please help. $start_date = 2014-08-16 09:28:17 $end_date ...
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foreach,having wp_query inside, breaks after showing one result

I am trying to make category tabs that show posts from selected category tab. I have tried it my way but m getting only one post for each category, whereas it should return all post in that category. ...
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Values inside a custom field to determine which category posts to display

I am facing a little problem whilst trying to display posts, from certain categories, on the front end. I've created a custom field whose key is 'related_categories' and I've different categories with ...
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How to make “Blog pages show at most” setting not affect custom queries

I want my blog page to display 5 posts at most. But I have many custom queries (wp_query) on my site, some of them embedded together: how to make Settings > Reading > Blog pages show at most ...
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How do I get my custom query to work with search results after the first page?

I am using a custom query in order to ajax load/append additional posts instead of paginating them out like WP defaults. However, when I click the button I've made to load more posts, it loads all ...
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70.000 custom posts on my site

My site have more than 70.000 custom posts. Admin panel not show all posts. how to fix it ? Month filter: more than 4.000 posts. it's normal.
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404 page is not querying my custom post

I have a 404 template page which is, obviously, designed for Not Found Pages. Within the code, I have the get_header(); where I place the global code for the site. There is a div that contains a style ...
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Adding a term name from a custom taxonomy assigned to a post link displayed by a wp_query loop based on another taxonomy

I have registered a custom post type "Animals" and also two custom taxonomies ("Vertebrate" and "Type") assigned to it, which have their own specific terms, for "Vertebrate" it will be "Mammals" and ...
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WP Cron and wp_insert_post

I'm trying to insert posts using a cron job, but I keep running into errors where WP is missing functions (is_user_logged_in, wp_get_current_user). Is there a proper way to run wp_insert_post using a ...
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Can't display shortcode in WP_Query loop

I want to display all posts from my CPT brand. My WP_Query loop works well but the shortcode I want to use within it doesn't work. This shortcode comes with some plugin called Download Attachments, ...
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get_terms vs wp_query for pages - results inconsistent

I have a situation where a custom post type, with a related custom taxonomy. There are somewhere in the realm of 100 of these posts. The taxonomy associated to it has about 20 terms associated with ...
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Filter WP_Query output before it is accessed (pre_get_posts)?

I have read Using pre_get_posts with WP_Query and I'm not sure where to go with it. I have a recent posts plugin which adds variables to WP_Query - one of which can be 'offset' posts. The problem is ...
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Custom post type archive organized by category

I'm trying to display a custom post type archive page which displays all the articles of a a custom post type in columns. The columns organize them in their assigned category. On the main page, I do ...
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Inject post (from specific category) between posts in Loop

I would like to add a post (from specific category) between posts in the WordPress Loop (such as 'Sponsors'). Example: P P P S P P S P P S P P How can I achieve this? I am a beginner with coding, so ...
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How to create a custom shortcode based on the layout?

Hi I am developing a custom post type plugins. Which has shortcode support. Already i have created a shortcode which is going to use for default layout design. Again i have to create a onemore ...
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Display related posts with same category or same tag return blank

I'm trying to display 4 related posted in the same category or have the same tag with the current post on the single post page. The result is just blank. <?php $rCateogry = ...
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Pagination on category page with custom post types

Wordpress is not new for me but I am really stuck on this piece of code that I can not get to work properly. I register a custom post type News and let the custom post type use the Wordpress ...
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The sorting of posts by a meta_query with two keys fails while separated as single queries it works

I have a list of courses I try to sort. For sorting purpose I want to use two advanced custom fields. First a select field class_day containing the days: 1 : Mon 2 : Tue 3 : Wed 4 : Thu 5 : Fri 6 : ...
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foreach loop inside the loop creating duplicates in output

I have a foreach loop inside the loop that is getting info from a separate table. The table has a column that has an id that reflects the id of the post type so it should always be unique. When I ...
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Filter Posts from the Main Query

I want to conditionally merge a custom post type with my posts post type, based on a custom field. If the field's value is 1, then I want I need those custom posts to appear in the same loop as posts ...
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Displaying four post types sharing one taxonomy

I was hoping somebody could help me. I've created a custom taxonomy 'members' that is shared by four post types - posts, pages, resources, and news. I've then added five terms using this 'members' ...