"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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Adding page subdirectory dynamically, as like buddypress does

I have a page with slug/name charts. So the url looks like http://domain.tld/charts/ for the Charts page. When i type the url to http://domain.tld/charts/(something) or ...
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How to create/modfiy WP_Query to search in post title OR custom field?

I need to modify or create a WP_Query that will search for a search term in both the post title OR a custom field (called 'my_field'). I have been reading and trying for hours, but I am right back to ...
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Pagination always adding “Next” link when results come from Custom Post Type WP_query

Or at least that's how it seems. I have a page to which I pass several arguments to query post_meta for a custom field and I always get an extra "Next" link no matter the number of posts. If querying ...
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Adding Custom Fields to Search

I'm trying to add custom fields to my search so that it can be refined by meta values. Currently I have added some select lists to my normal search: <form role="search" action="<?php echo ...
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Unable to paginate a custom page query

I have this code on a page called Categories. <?php /* Template Name: Categories */ get_header(); ?> <section id="primary" class="content-area"> <main id="main" ...
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Displaying several specific pages using WP_Query()

I want to display the pages 'famous' and 'mschief'. Using this code, WP_query() doesn't return any result: $args = array( 'post_type' => 'page', 'pagename' => 'famous,mschief', ...
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Should 'setup_postdata()' be reset with 'wp_reset_postdata()'?

Starting with an example makes more sense, so here's an example function: function seo_meta_tags() { global $post; if( is_singular() ) { setup_postdata( $post ); ...
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can not create new wp_query

I have made new PAGE for handling queries from custom search form: <form id="search_form" action="'.site_url().'/search_page"> file page-search_page.php : $query = new ...
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Divide WP_Query posts by date & post type

I have a WP_Query that divides 2 Posts types by date but the functionality is not there. Currently it outputs the dates and posts on the same level like.. -Date -Post -Post -Date -Post -Post What I ...
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Retrieve latest post by multiple categories with ID

I have the categories listed below in my product post type. Category Name: Test 1 ID: 82 Category Name: Test 2 ID: 83 Category Name: Test 3 ID: 84 Category Name: Test 4 ID: 85 Now I want to ...
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How to change location, charset in Wordpress query [duplicate]

I have strange question. How Can I change or set a sql char set in wordpress. In wp_config.php I have: define('DB_CHARSET', 'utf8'); define('DB_COLLATE', 'utf8'); In my plugin I have this: global ...
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Adding a category at even positions on main loop with modified pagination

I have different categories showing over main loop. I want to add a specific category post at even positions of main loop. Example current post list with categories: cat1 cat1 cat1 cat1 required: cat1 ...
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wp_query->set for several categories

$wp_query->set( 'cat', '1, 2, 3' ) forms sql query like term_id IN (1, 2, 3) but I need term_id = 1 AND term_id = 2 AND term_id = 3` How to do it with $wp_query->set()?
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Pagination with Custom Post Type not working on index.php: I get a 404

I've read many posts about the same problem but none seems to work for me. I have a query for a custom post into the index.php. When I go to page 2 I get a 404 error. The same code works like a ...
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How to return value from sql and display it

In ordinary php I don't have that kind of problem I think but in WP this is a different story. I have query and I want return one value from "liczba_wodo" column. global $wpdb; if ...
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How to change the default post type over the loop?

I want to include some kinds of posts in the default query. When the loop begins: if ( have_posts() ) : // Start the Loop. while ( have_posts() ) : the_post(); the ...
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how to add limit records in wordpress query

I have this query which is returning the all records from database whose type is equal to 'quote2'. No I want to know how to limit the record. I mean I just want to show last 10 records added in the ...
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Only display a certain number of posts, dependent on how many posts there are available in a query

I am trying to write some code for a slider of posts, at the moment my code involves two WP_Querys, one inside the other, but I can't help feeling there may be a more efficient way of doing what I'm ...
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WP_Query not getting all posts, just tagged posts

I'm trying to create an archive page that grabs every post submitted. At the moment, I have this, which doesn't work: <?php $args = array (); $query = new WP_Query( $args ); if ( ...
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Exclude recently updated post from custom WP_Query using multiple loops

I want to do something like this but can't manage to figure it out. [Click][1] I am using this custom WP_Query to display upcoming events on my homepage. $events_args = array( ...
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orderby in WP_query doesn't works

I thought that this already works but now I tested it and it seems that it no longer works. I have this code: wp_reset_query(); $args=array( 'posts_per_page' => 3, 'meta_key' => ...
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How would I get 1 latest post from a query for 5 posts?

So I have a wp_query which is getting the 5 most recent posts from my Wordpress site. What I want to do is from within this query, grab the most recent post and show this as a sort of 'hero' post, and ...
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Retrieving IDs of child pages which are in a different post type

I have a normal page, which has subpages in a custom post type. I've tried to get_pages based on the child_of parameter but it returns nothing. What is the best way to do this?
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Query to sort a list by meta key first (if it exists), and show remaining posts without meta key ordered by title

I'm working on a custom taxonomy term page template where we want the items that are connected to the term sorted by a publication date (custom date field) - and if there are multiple items on the ...
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Custom wp_query pagination - next_posts_link() or wp_pagenavi() always empty

I'm aware this is a topic discussed to death, but I have read through many solutions and can't understand why my pagination simply isn't working. I have a very simple custom wp_query: $current_page ...
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Impossible to get Attachments Outside Wordpress?

My page (outside the wordpress install) begins something like this: global $wpdb, $wp_query; define('WP_USE_THEMES', false); include_once 'word/wp-blog-header.php'; $args = array( ...
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Query child posts on parents single.php?

Is it possible to query the child posts of the single post your on? i.e you have a custom post type called apples. The parent page is... single-apple.php On that page query and display all its own ...
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Optimizing multiple WP_querys into one call?

I have finished building my website and noticed due to the structure it takes 3 seconds to load the data due to each WP_query bouncing between different post types. I was wondering if I put these into ...
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WP Query multiple select form - meta_query help

I am creating a multiple filter - as in I could filter by all the options if I wanted to do so, i.e terms, calories & price in my case. I am having trouble with meta query args. At present I can ...
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Query Posts From Multiple Post Types

Is there an easier or more efficient way of querying posts from multiple post types by the date of which they were published? I read this question here: Using Query Posts With Multiple Post Types And ...
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How Can I use WP_Query to Only Display 1 Post from Custom Post Type if Query Returns Posts with Matching ID in Custom Field

I have searched high and low for a solution and couldn't find anything; hopefully someone here more skilled than myself can lend a hand. I have two testimonial videos (from a video custom post type) ...
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Resetting post data to previous loop in nested loops

I'm trying to use nested loops with the posts to posts plugin. The loops both work, but the problem arises after the second nested loop ($issue). I want to access the $publication loop again, but the ...
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Unable to pass variable

I am trying to pass number of post show from widget.I stored it as $entry my code <?php query_posts( array('post_type' => array('post'),'order' => 'DESC','posts_per_page' => '.$entry.') ...
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Custom query, static page pagination and canonical

We have a custom query used in a template file, which is a page builder, with pagination that query latest posts. The problem is with Yoast SEO plugin and it's canonical URLs. When we navigate to any ...
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Displaying results from custom taxonomy query

I have created a custom taxonomy Region and I would like to query this taxonomy for all results and display them. My query is: $args = array( 'tax_query' => array( array( 'taxonomy' ...
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category_name not working in WP_Query

I have a custom post type and I wanted to show posts just from a certain category but its not working. Here is the code: <?php // Reset post data. wp_reset_postdata(); $photo_group = 0; // For ...
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Echo User Name from User with most comments of today?

Without the date - I'm trying to integrate - the code is working: outputting the user with the most comments. But currently I try to get the user with most comments of today but that does not work. ...
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Letting users sort posts

I'd like to create a page for filtering posts based on a number of criteria. I can work with wp_query and deliver posts quite easily, my problem is that I can't figure out (nor can i find any answers ...
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Get a list of posts by specific category

I'm trying to build a search query in PHP in WordPress and I need to get all posts by a specific author in a specific category including drafts. For example, is it possible to do something like, ...
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the_post_thumbnail do 2 queries. How to optimize

I have query: <?php $args = array( 'post_type' => 'post', 'post_status' => 'publish', 'orderby' => 'post_date', ...
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Does meta_query need numeric values to be cast to integers?

When pulling numeric data ( a number ) which has been saved to post_meta when editing a page - for example: $number = get_post_meta( $post->ID, 'number', true ); And then using that value with ...
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wp_query for more fields plugin

I use this plugin : http://wordpress.org/support/plugin/more-fields/page/2 How use WP_QUERY for this inputs ?!
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qTranslate get content by language using wp_query

I've similar problem to the issue described here. On my bilingual website here http://redscouseworld.com/ I'd like to display posts only in Polish language. And here http://redscouseworld.com/en/ I ...
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Get custom taxonomies from multiple posts

I've been looking around for half a day now but no success so far. I've created a custom post type (recipe) and two custom taxonomies that go with it (type and cook). What I want is to be able to ...
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Custom Taxonomy List links being re-written

I am trying to show a list of terms from my Job Category. I tried the following: function job_listing_taxonomy_list( $taxonomy,$hide ) { $args = array('order'=>'ASC','hide_empty'=>$hide); ...
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Is_single() conditional tag returns null in query

Trying to figure out why this won't work for me. I'm simply trying to run a loop of all posts and pages, and tag them as post and page in a array. But the is_single() conditional is not working, all ...
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Extract video content from post to display on front page

Well I know how to extract image from post.But what about videos?I want to show first video from post . <?php $args = array( 'tax_query' => array( array( 'taxonomy' => ...
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get_posts output always same post

I'm trying to output the last (chronologically) 4 posts having the tag (slug) "pp". <ul> <?php $args = array( 'posts_per_page' => 4, 'taxonomy' => 'tag', 'field' => 'slug', 'terms' ...
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WP_Query tax_query - Show results if child has parent X

I've made a custom search which includes a 3 tier custom taxonomy that looks like this: continent - country - - state The search is formatting in the above way. Here is my problem: Example data: ...
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Custom wp_query differs on index page and category page

I've been banging my hand against the wall for a little while now trying to figure this out. Can anyone explain to me why this custom wp_query prduces two different sql statements, one for the index ...