"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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When filtering query on custom taxonomy; main menu dissapears

I have created a custom taxonomy, and that works. But here is the problem; I have created an archive page, which in the url gets e.g. this: ?category=23. Then, in functions.php, I do this: function ...
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No content found on page 2 of pagination with 1 post per page

This loop (used on a taxonomy-term archive page) is not paginating correctly. The older/newer links for page 2 are there, but when I click on older, it returns "no content found" (when what I expected ...
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The next_posts_link() show me a aditional page in blank

The description Hi, I am using a custom post type and a loop through the values ​​I show. I'm using a term ($ term) that comes from a previous page in the loop to only show related items. Just for ...
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Get posts after calculating meta key

I have 2 meta fields for the posts, eg. meta_value and meta_count. Both are numbers. I want to divide meta_value by meta_count and based on the results I want to fetch the top 10 posts. So for ...
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Why won't draft listings appear for non-admins?

I have a draft post with the author set to 5. User #5 is trying to view that draft on the front end using a WP_Query with the following arguments: array { ["name"]=> "example-52f00a8ba19f4" ...
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How can i get the last post from wp multisite?

I have to get the last post from my Multisite network on WordPress. For now I use this code for display the last updated post after a cycle on each blog_id: <?php $blogs = get_last_updated(' ', ...
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Query custom post type in the loop

I have a custom post type running called services: // Services function services_cpt() { $labels = array( 'name' => _x( 'Services', 'post type general name' ), ...
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allow previews outside wordpress folder (Outsourcing WP previews)

I am outsourcing the wordpress and I already figured out the external view. I even know how to make a WP query for previews, but when I want to do that I simply cant - wp-load stops all operations and ...
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Wp query for custom template page [duplicate]

I want to create custom page template, which this custom page I am copy it from index.php. On index.php I have 3 columns ( 2 sidebar and 1 list content column). But on this custom page I plan to ...
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Posts in loop all show the same author when there are many authors

I am iterating through an array of post IDs $ids. All is displayed correctly except for the authors. Every post shows the same author, although the posts are by different authors. I can't seem to get ...
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Creating two loops based on different logic

I'm trying to figure out the best way to go about this and I have part of my solution, but I can't figure out all of it. My ultimate goal is within a certain page template, to show the newest post ...
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query two meta values [duplicate]

hey guys a few days ago i asked my question but i didnt getting it work. simple question. i got this in my theme: $querystr = " SELECT $wpdb->posts.* FROM $wpdb->posts, ...
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AJAX Pagination not working

I have integrated an AJAX Pagination in my site sidebar, where I'm showing custom post type. Here is my code: <?php $paged = (get_query_var('paged')) ? get_query_var('paged') : 1; $new_query = ...
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WP_Query get posts where post_name is empty

I want to get all the posts for which the post_name(slug) is not set/empty as well as a meta_key does not exist. $args = array ( 'post_type' => 'books', 'name' ...
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How to get posts from two categories with WP_Query?

I'm using WP_Query to create 'latest posts' & 'popular posts' sections on my home page. I'm trying to just pull 5 posts from 2 categories (9 & 11) but it will only show posts from cat 9. ...
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using nav menu id's

I am trying to make a WP_Query that gets all pages / posts from the navigation id. I have the id's. I have a variable that holds the numbers and when I echo it out, this is exactly what I get ...
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meta_query on a date range using an array of values

How can I do a query to return the post if the custom field array contains a date that is within the specified range? The query below is basically what I am after but it does not work... // the ...
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meta_query dates from an array

I have the below query which isn't returning anything. The query is meant to look for the date (2014-03-01) that is in the array, which it is. Any ideas? Or would I need to use a custom SQL query? ...
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Second foreach loop breaking (Posts2Posts)

I've read about a couple of similar issues that Google gave me (1 & 2), but I can't quite get to the bottom of this problem. Using Posts 2 Posts, I'm building a table of posts and their related ...
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Query multiple meta key values for template

I am using this template: http://demo.undsgn.com/studiofolio/front-page/ I tried to make some modifications because I need the homepage template to display an excerpt beneath each thumbnail. I copied ...
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Custom post type pagination, single page issue

After having problems getting pagination working at all for custom post types, I've read that the custom post type name and the page name cannot be the same. So I set out from scratch: I've created ...
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WP_Query of Category Not Showing First Post

I have the following loop, and only this loop, in my home.php file (apologies if I didn't paste the code properly). I have populated lorem ipsum posts, and noticed that of the five posts only four ...
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What's the purpose / logic of split_the_query in WP_Query->get_posts

In the get_posts method of WP_Query, there's a section relating to split_the_query The logic of split_the_query is $split_the_query = ( $old_request == $this->request && ...
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Using WP_Query IN pre_get_posts while searching

This is a continuation on this question. What I'm trying to do, is rerun a search query, to loop through it and index the taxonomy counts (so I can make some kind of facet search). What I do is this ...
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WPDB query - decrypting DB data

I am trying to grab data from the DB using WPDB but I am stuck on how to decrypt the data e.g. The data is stored as: a:2:{i:0;s:2:"92";i:1;s:2:"71";} I want the 92 & 71 as that's my post IDs, ...
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How to get posts in different language from WPML Plugin [closed]

i'm using Thermal-Api plugin in order to define a REST WS to get posts in JSON format. My Client uses WPML to translate posts and i need to pass to WP_Query the language set in front-end side. Is ...
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Remove category from query (show all posts in archive.php) pre_get_posts()

I am using pre_get_posts() to allow all posts to be displayed on any category archive. This is because I will provide a javascript sorting and filtering method using isotope.js. Any category page will ...
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WP query taxonomy input differs to output?

I'm trying to build a custom query and I need to include the current category ID. I previously had the WP_Query args as: Array ( [post_status] => publish [posts_per_page] => -1 ...
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Get posts by list of post IDs ordered by those IDs?

I am going to make a "favourite" posts box, but the article id's are stored in another DB so I only get an array of IDs (which are relevant to the WP DB). I think it could be done with get_posts() or ...
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Custom Query - show first post twice?

In a custom query, is there a way to show the first post twice? I want to show the first post in a certain format at the top of my query, then again right under it along with my other posts (maybe a ...
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Custom WP_Query for current category (in category.php)?

I'm using a small code to display a tag list for the current categories like below: <?php $custom_query = new WP_Query('posts_per_page=-1&category_name=overnachten'); if ...
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Ignore image urls in wp_query search

I'm doing a keyword search using wp_query as so: $wp_query = new WP_Query( 's=' . $_GET['s'] ); It is returning a post that has $_GET['s'] in one of its image URLs, and I don't want this to happen. ...
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Does meta_value (array) work with 'orderby'?

My goal here is to query posts by a meta_key, with the values falling in between 1-100. When pulled, it is suppose to be ordered by ascending starting from 1 to 100. $post = array( ...
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Pagination for custom query won't let me back on page 1

I have a custom query … <?php /** * The loop that displays the posts. */ ?> <ul class="post-items"> <?php $args = array( 'post_type' => array('post', 'wr_raffle'), ...
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Widget only in first post

I want to put a widget area into the content of the first post. My problem though is that is can't figure out how to get only the first post in my function. Here is my function: function ...
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posts_nav_link(); not showing up on static pages

I've got two different loops. The default on the homepage, but a secondary loop on the archive page. It grabs all the content, like so: <?php // WP_Query arguments $args = array ( ...
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Add category and user name to recently updated post list

I am using this code snippet to create a list of recently modified posts: function wpb_lastupdated_posts() { // Query Arguments $lastupdated_args = array( 'orderby' => 'modified', ...
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How can I show many posts an author has per week?

I've searched around and have had no luck or success in finding a way to show how many posts an author has made in a certain period of time (e.g. - a week) Any ideas on how one would approach this? I ...
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Can't get query string in ajax call

I'm developing a plugin that exports to a PDF your current posts view in the admin panel. Suppose you're in a post type "product", then the url must be: edit.php?post_type=product. What I want is to ...
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Query current and future events, ordered by begin date

Using the Custom Post Type UI extension, I've created a 'Event' custom post-type, which fields are populated using custom fields (created with the extension Advanced Custom Fields) such as ...
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How to display elements of different post types?

What happens is: I have a custom post type called "placas" and have an associated custom taxonomy called "firmas" and this taxonomy is the terms "LG", "AOC", "Panavox". I want to show a certain ...
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WP Query - Post Thumbnail

I am using the plugin: Series and by default it only gets the linked posts titles. I would like to add the post thumbnails as well. I was able to get the thumbnails to appear, but they show up outside ...
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Creating array to compare custom field values

I think I need some guidance here. I have a list of custom posts on a an archive template page that displays information from each of the custom posts. They are looped through using WPQuery: ...
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Wordpress Query Default Order if Meta Values Same?

If the main query args look like this: 'orderby' => 'meta_value_num', 'meta_key' => 'price', 'order' => 'DESC' What orderby does the query use if the meta_key value is the same for ...
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How to re-run the main query based on meta data value?

When a user requests a custom post url like */books/best-book-eva, I want to (with a plugin) hook in before the page is displayed (and the main query run if possible) check that posts meta value ...
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Return category posts with WP_Query

I have a some categories and want to get the posts with those categories: $temp = $wp_query; // assign ordinal query to temp variable for later use $wp_query = null; $wp_query = new ...
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Wordpress Custom Query to show posts from last x years

I have found a way to show all posts from the current year with this code: <?php $today = getdate(); $lastyear = $today[ 'year' ]; $args = array( //'nopaging' => true, 'paged' => ...
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How do I sort post listing by child post count?

I have two custom post types called questions and answers. The questions list includes a custom column which displays a count of the answers for each question. I need to be able to sort the listing ...
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WP_Query Limit Data_Query last 90 days

I want to perform a WP_Query that finds all posts limited to the last 90 days. From my understanding, WP_Query accepts numerical values for months, years, days, etc, but I'm not sure I understand how ...
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display post types alternately

Is there a way to sort post types alternately. So when you query two (or more, but let's take two for example) post types, is there a parameter or method wich you can use to display the results ...