"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 and two custom fields returns no posts

Having trouble with WP_Query returning no posts when filtering on two custom fields, although testing for each custom field individually works perfectly. After reviewing documentation for custom field ...
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Polylang fallback language does not get activated even with patch

<?php //my patched archive.php to display posts of a category get_header(); ?> <div id="content"> <?php global $wp_query; ...
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Taxonomy.php how to show post only in current taxonomy with wp_query?

Having troubles to get my taxonomy.php working good. I use a taxonomy.php to list all my posts in a specific category but it shows every post I have in all categories. Here is my code: <ul ...
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WP Query Bug? Cannot find out why posts are not found!

Hello I have tried a lot now and I did not find a solution yet: When a page is loaded and I do a custom Query in the PHP code like this, it works and has a lot of results: $q = new ...
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WP_Query using meta_query with relation OR and orderby meta_value doesn't work

I've been bashing against a bug for a few hours now, and can't seem to find my error. Could there be a bug with the relation type 'OR' in WordPress? $evenements = new WP_Query(array( 'post_type' ...
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Get taxonomies inbetween WP_Query?

Basically I have two loops that work seperately but I need information of one of the loops to go into a listing which happens to be in the other loop. This concerns fetching custom taxonomies and ...
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Foreach loop returning more than one item when querying taxonomy

I am querying the taxonomy terms and then listing the posts that are under those terms. The taxonomy is basically a category for a custom post type, and the terms in it are the categories. I didn't ...
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Custom Query With Multiple Meta Key Value

I am new with WordPress development and I have found this query and I want pass multiple key and value in this query. My Query is: $querydetails = " SELECT wposts.* FROM $wpdb->posts ...
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WP_QUERY Get posts by category and similar name (Like)

I have a small problem with wp_query. I want to get the posts filtered by category and with similar project name (like query), so im trying this code: $args=array( 'post_type' => 'post', ...
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How can i show pagenavi in my author.php?

With this query in author.php i show all posts from a specific author_id/name/slug. But the problem is when i set the minimum of posts to show in the page. I have tried with posts_per_page= but if i ...
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Wildcard search in WP Query

I am trying to do something like this: $args = array( 'post_type' => 'product', 'meta_query' => array( array( 'key' => 'custom-text-field', 'value' => '%rocket%', ...
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Pagination on custom post type with 2 wp_queries [duplicate]

Im trying to get my pagination on a page that lists all custom post types working. I have tried both the bones theme next/prev as well as the default wordpress option, to no avail. This is the two ...
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meta_query compare not working

I'm trying to run this WP_Query on tag.php, and it doesn't seem to work. $tag = get_query_var('tag'); $args = array ( 'tag' => $tag, ...
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Get custom posts with certain ids in a custom loop using a shortcode

So I'm using custom loop and shortcode to insert it in any page. Like this: function register_custom_shortcode($atts){ extract(shortcode_atts(array( 'ids' => '', // this is what I ...
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How to query for posts (in hierarchical custom post type) that have children?

I'm trying to figure out how to query for posts in my hierarchical custom post type, presumably using WP_Query that have child posts. I can get all pages that don't have children by setting ...
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Custom Taxonomy with Custom Post Type Finds No Posts

I've created a custom post type named mfg_ppn and a custom taxonomy called mfg_pp, and they are referenced as $this->cpt_promotion_newsand $this->cpt_promotionin case you were wondering about ...
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Order by multiple meta keys on wordpress

After multiple research I didn't find the correct answer to my question. I just need to order my custom post type by date and then by time (format: 18:00). Here's what I tried: ...
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Wordpress query vars are not added

I'm currently trying to figure out how to get my custom url rewrites working (WP Rewrite the last two parts of the URL), while doing this I came across the following problem: I have made a custom ...
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Does query_posts have an effect on get_the_category?

I am having trouble debugging a situation, and I think some better background information on how these systems work would be very helpful. I know that the use of the function query_posts is strongly ...
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Sort posts in dashboard using custom field; also include posts where field isn't set

I'm using a pre_get_posts filter found on this question thread here, to sort a custom post type in the dashboard: function xyz_event_sort_order( $wp_query ) { if ( is_admin() ) { ...
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Merge 2 args in one WP_Query and order it by date

I'm trying to merge 2 WP_Query in a new WP_Query and then order all posts in this new merged query by date descending. I can merge 2 WP_Query and work fine, but I can't order the new query $args1 ...
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Orderby custom date fields with meta_query broken on OR relation

I have an 'event' post type that has custom start and end date fields. In a block on the home page, I'm trying to show only upcoming or ongoing events. So, to achieve this, I'm doing a meta_query that ...
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Show custom post type filtered by category

I would like to have a custom post type which contain several sliders for showing in each category page (exact category.php), one for each as planned. All sliders were assigned to related category. ...
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Passing conditional arrays to WP_Query() [closed]

I've looked around at a few places and could not find an answer. I was wondering what the best way to create a WP_query from possibly empty variables were. I have about 16 of these $_GET variables. ...
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Second loop pagination changes URL, not content

I'm reasonably new to WordPress and I believe I am missing something conceptual here. I have assigned a static post to be my front page. My front-page.php template begins with a standard loop: ...
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How to add archives (with pagination) to page template?

So the site I'm building has a few different archives pages. For the newest one I'm building, I tried to copy the archive.php I've got: page-archives.php: <?php get_header(); ?> <section ...
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Arrange BBpress topics by created

The default setting in the bbpress forum topics is that the most active topic automatically gets on top (sorted by freshness). However, I wish to change this setting in descending order of topics ...
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how a query can use local parameters in plugin function?

I've wanted to add a custom post type, so i've done a plugin to put on/off this post type. i have widgets inside the plugin in order to print posts with this custom type, that call more or less a ...
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Custom WP_Query with SQL directives for getting posts by authors and terms

I am making a custom page where I need to display posts from authors and terms (categories). I tried with the built in WP_query arguments but I am not getting the result I want. So I want to know how ...
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ACF: post query, hide duplicate values

I'm querying an ACF field, and displaying all the results on the front-end like so— PHP: <ul class="category-menu-items"> <?php // args ...
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What is the best way and how do I display posts from categories and users a user is following?

I am making a user/term following system where users can follow users and terms (inlcuding categories). Once the user follows another user and/or term I am saving the ids for each in a custom table. ...
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Randomly select one of last 3 posts

ok so i have this: $args=array( 'orderby' => 'rand', 'order' => 'DESC', 'posts_per_page' => 1, 'offset' => $offset, ); $q = new ...
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Trying to do a custom Search results page. Failing when I use the pagination

I'm trying to do a page where the user can search for posts with a Keyword (as search.php) and post date filter (between one date and another). I have a form with 3 fields: keyword, date1 and date2 ...
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Post OrderBy slow performance

I have been struggling for quite a while now with this, to put in simple term here is what i do. I do an OrderBy with wp_postmeta information This allow me to give an additional date to play with. ...
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Query custom post type by date field only working when two posts match the query

Hi I am trying to query a custom post by an advanced custom field that is a date field and this is how it is registered in a plugin that I have created to take care of all non-visual aspects of the ...
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How can I pull information from my loop and divide them seperately?

I've created a Custom Post Type that I'm trying to implement into a CSS slider. To do this I've created a custom template and added counters to get unique ID's for every new post that get's pulled. ...
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how i can make recursive wp_query and work

What i have done so far is: on single post page i have a box with 3 recent posts, i use WP_Query and reset with wp_reset_postdata(); i have made a shortcode that displays recent posts, i use ...
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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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WP_Query & posts_per_page [duplicate]

I have created a custom loop with WP_Query and I am trying to display only 4 posts. I do not need pagination or anything similar. Just the four posts. I am using posts_per_page => 4 to do this, but ...
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echo a specific meta_key queried through a custom post

I'm new to coding but love tinkering around (on Virtual Server) with bits to upgrade my current website when I have the time. What would be really useful to me would be to post an individual ...
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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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Order posts with custom taxonomy array

I am trying to make my loop go through the posts that are associated with these terms. Currently nothing is being output. <?php $args = array( 'post_type' => 'staff', ...
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Filter plugin posts by meta value

I am a WordPress beginner, but have a few years of software development experience. I have a WordPress plugin used to display custom data via a custom post type. The index page contains something ...
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Randomize Posts. Skip the first post in ascending order

I'd like to randomize a set of posts (custom post type), but ignore the first post all together. Here's the code I thought would work: $featured_content_query = new WP_Query( array( 'post_type' ...
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query post based on comparison

Each post in my site can be rated as 'good' , 'ok' , 'bad'. The values are stored in custom fields. I now need to show top 10 posts with maximum 'good' and it should not display posts with greater ...
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Custom post type blog pagination conflict

I have a custom post type called 'emp_case-studies' and it has a page archive. Here is the code for archive-emp_case-studies.php: <?php $blog = $wp_query; $wp_query= null; $args= null; ...
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How to get from a query an array of post names of a particular custom post type? [duplicate]

I need to get an array of post names (not titles) of a particular custom post type from a query. How to do this? My query: $query = new WP_Query( array( 'post_type' => 'fpps', 'post_status' => ...
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Prevent pre_get_posts filter on specific post type

I am running into one issue with pre_get_post filter. Actually I have 4 post types. Post, Pages, Events, and Venue. I created one custom field called city for event and venue post type. When ...
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posts_per_page is not working

I have a query to display custom post type categories' posts, but I want to limit the posts_per_page to 8, so I am using the code below. Please tell me, if I'm doing something wrong. <?php $args ...
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Get posts from similar time as current post

Hi guys I've been struggling with this for a while and wondered how you lovely people would go about implementing it. I would like to show 4 posts that were posted before and after the current post. ...