"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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What query to append the 10 next posts?

I am loading more posts with ajax when clicking on a button. There is 4 posts when you arrive on the page and everytime you click on the button, it needs to load 4 more. What query would I need to ...
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Multiple Rows in a <table> using wp_query

I am displaying posts in a grid (4 posts wide by 2 posts high). I am using a table. In order to get the content to display on the second row, I am using two wp_queries (one on each row) because I ...
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How to print the excuted sql right after its execution

I am searching for a way by which i can print the executed sql query just after the : $wpdb->query( $wpdb->prepare("INSERT INTO tbl_watchprosite ...
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Search Custom Post Type with all meta attached?

I'm currently have a search box that's supposed to search a certain post type. It's supposed to check the query against all standard cpt content, tags and the associated meta data. I'm wondering how I ...
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Find out if request is for custom post type archive before query runs

I am writing a plugin that is modifying the RSS2 feed for a podcast that uses a custom post type. After the query runs (on action hook template_redirect; See this question for why), I'm checking to ...
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How use %like% in sql statement wordpress

i use a like %text% statement in wordpress: SELECT * FROM location WHERE name LIKE "%on" OR name LIKE "%on%" i tried anything but it's not run: $wpdb->get_results($wpdb -> prepare("SELECT ...
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max_num_pages says 4, yet I am only able to navigate to the third page

Current query: if ( get_query_var('paged') ) { $paged = get_query_var('paged'); } else if ( get_query_var('page') ) {$paged = get_query_var('page'); } else {$paged = 1; } $args_main = array( ...
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Posts2Posts, wp_query and orderby issue

I've been working on this issue for several hours now and I'm stumped. The following query refuses to accept any orderby directive. NOTE: This is running on a single-cpt.php page within the normal WP ...
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Custom Homepage Pagination using WP_Query

I have a situation and all the searching I've done hasn't led me to a successful outcome. I have a static homepage template with a custom wp_query that looks like the following (which works on another ...
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Order by DESC, ASC in custom WP_Query

I need to do multi-level ordering in a query. The issue is with ordering one value DESC and the other ASC as in SQL. The following SQL seems to give me what I want when I run it in terminal: SELECT ...
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Wordpress can only query up to 766

Basically, I am little unaware of my WP can only run a query up to 766 custom post of one type (the actual posts). I have 26,000 posts that are within one custom post type, but cannot query them all ...
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Show two random posts from custom post type

I've set the code below to show info from the latest two posts of a custom post type (it also loops through and adds a class of first to alternate items for layout purposes). How would I amend this to ...
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WP_Query array key / value pairs?

I have a WP_Query like this. <?php $quote_args = array( 'post_type' => 'post', 'category_name' => 'quote', 'orderby' => 'rand', ...
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Pagination on custom post type not working

I'm having a hard time getting pagination to work with my custom post type query. The standard "previous_posts_link()" and "next_posts_link();" aren't working. And through a bit of testing, I've ...
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Why isn't my multiple orderby working?

I have a custom category page with the following query: $args = array( 'cat' => $portfolioCategories, 'posts_per_page' => $itemsPerPage, 'orderby' => ...
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pre_get_posts redirecting

Is there any possibility to redirect visitors to home page, for example, if they aren't allowed to view page's/post's content, using pre_get_posts action? I'm trying to develop a simplified ...
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The best way to collision check in WP

E.g. I have a random number generated by a PHP code $random And I need to make a check if this number doesn't exist in any of my posts in DB in my meta field called unique_code What is the ...
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Wp_redirect and sending variables

How to send some variables with wp_redirect() from function.php file in my theme folder? if ( $post_id ) { $variable_to_send = '1'; wp_redirect( home_url(), $variable_to_send ); ...
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wp_query orderby random do not repeat infinite scroll - one loop

I have found a lot of documentation on solving this issue with multiple loops, I'm finding it hard to see a solution for one custom loop. Problem: I'm using infinite scroll to load in the next page ...
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Use post__in and post__not_in together?

I'm trying to only show posts that a user hasn't seen, like this: $exclude = array(1,2,3); $include = array(3,4,5); $args = array( 'post_type' => 'post', 'post_status' => ...
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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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Limiting post list by taxonomy

I currently have the following code pulling the 10 latest posts from a specific category, I would like to filter those posts to a certain custom taxonomy which I've set up called article type. What ...
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How to sort custom post type by multiple custom fields?

How to display posts with 'agenda' custom type ordered by custom fields 'agenda_date' and then by 'agenda_time'? 'agenda_date' is date custom fields. agenda_time is text custom fields I tried this, ...
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WP_Query orderby post__in remains ineffective in the Loop [closed]

I’m trying to query a custom array of posts for the homepage, trying to maintain the order given in the array. To a certain degree this works fine, WordPress finds the posts, but in the Loop the order ...
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Can't get pagination to work

I'm trying to create pagination on a blog post page where one page displays 13 blog posts and then displays some links to go to another page. Now just to get it working, I'm using this code: <?php ...
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Displaying posts from last 24 hours in current category with pagination

I am trying to find a solution for this problem but unfortunately without any success. I've checked WordPress Codex (WP_Query & wpdb) and few other solutions from Internet and still I wasn't even ...
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Meta query with boolean true/false value

I'm trying to show all rental properties, first by all properties that have not been rented, and then by all properties that are currently rented. There is a custom post type 'rent' with custom post ...
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Proper way to create taxonomy queries

How to build taxonomy queries dyniamically? I have this code for dynamically creating an array for color and price: $color = $_POST['color']; $price = $_POST['price']; if (!empty($color)) { ...
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What is the difference between RELATION “AND” and “OR” in TAX_QUERY?

Because if I use: 'relation' => 'AND' or 'relation' => 'OR' the results are always the same. Why?
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How to build the WP_Query using the code?

E.g. I have something like that: $continent = $_POST['continent']; if ($continent != 0) { // get specific taxonomy e.g. with id=3 which is africa $continent_query = array( ...
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Related posts in all categories of current post (custom post types)

A client of mine has custom post types that they set up using a plugin rather than defining them in the functions.php. (So, YARPP for the solution won't work). In this custom post types, they have ...
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Why does Wordpress search returns same number of results for every search query?

I am hitting a brick wall, I am searching something on a site I am building and on every search it returns 10 results when I know in the index in relevanssi it shows more for the term I am searching ...
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Find only those galleries with images

Is there a way in WordPress to use WP_Query and retrieve posts/galleries that have more than 0 metavalues with the key _gallery_image_ids? Essentially I don't want to display galleries that have no ...
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Extending WP_Query — Optimise SQL query

I'm storing posts, a user follows in a custom table that has the columns id, post_id and user_id. To fetch posts that a user follows I have extended the WP_Query as follows: class ...
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Custom category search box for WordPress

I've seen plugins that add an additional drop down list of categories to the standard WordPress search bar, however this doesn't really help me at all. My site has a lot of posts in a lot of ...
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wp_query, give first post different formatting

I want to be able to give the first post in a custom instance of wp_query different formatting to the rest. This is a sample of my current loop (With some bits simplified to shorten my code); $args1 ...
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Custom Taxonomy + JQuery Tabs

I have created small widget on my home page which is using JQuery tabs plugin. So tabs nav is made of custom taxonomy titles and content below should be relevant to those tabs. So in other words every ...
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Get post ID's from one query and exclude from another

I have 2 instances of wp_query, one showing 4 "Featured" posts and another showing "basic" posts. What I want to do is exclude those 4 latest "Featured" posts from the basic query. I assume it's just ...
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Show single post then all posts (with pagination)

On my single.php I would like to show the single post then list all the posts with a pagination. I use the following code: <?php while ( have_posts() ) : the_post(); ?> <!-- Show single ...
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WP_Query retrieve custom posts but not the post showing

I am developing a custom post type which shows releated posts which are within the category which is working perfect but I cant seem to get the right query to make it not show the current post which ...
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My website is getting too many dierect home arechives and this is increasing my bounce rate

My website is getting nearly 800 direct home archives daily, as a result the bounce rate of my website has increased. Usually i get only around 30 home archives a day These hits are not from Google, ...
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WP_Query get posts from custom posts by category

ive been playing around with this for ages and for some reason I cant get it to work. This is from within the single post page of a custom post type... Basically I am getting the category of the ...
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Taxonomy Archive: Display only one post per term from separate custom taxonomy

I am having trouble coming up with a solution for product catalog I am building using custom post types and 4 custom taxonomies. The product catalog is separated by "model", but each "model" can have ...
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How to Include a common category in a custom Category Search

I was wondering how to solve this issue. This is my Query: $query = new WP_Query( array( 'posts_per_page' => 6, 'orderby' => 'date', 'order' => 'DESC', 'category__not_in' ...
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Search / Filter posts on Title/Content OR Tags

I need to make a custom query to look for posts (CPT) which match a certain keyword but it have to search posts in both the title, the content AND a custom taxonomy terms. I’ve tried with to queries ...
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WQ Query post meta date comparison

I need to perform a query on some post meta which currently stores the date time lie so 31/07/2012 I need to check to see if this post meta is greater than the current date and if true return it in ...
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how to use tax_query to apply both terms or one if one is empty

I'm having trouble with getting tax_query to act as a filter for posts. What I would like is to have it so it will display cpt's that have the terms of county and status but also work if terms are not ...
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Why isn't my Meta_Query running?

Just FYI, I'm not an experienced coder, and I have had very little experience with coding PHP, it's safe to say I don't know the basics, just what I am teaching myself along the way to read and ...
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Multiple Archive Pages for Custom Post Types AND Taxonomies

This is both a "how do I?" and "how should I?" question, as I'm thinking of ways to achieve my goal but they seem rather messy, so I'm hoping there's a neater way. Currently I have a custom post ...
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Highlighting Sub topic in a post?

Have seen this sub topics highlighter in many blogs. It gives a special attraction to a sub topics used in the post. Is this a plugin or part of code? How can I add this? http://imgur.com/UbGpz7j