"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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Query Problem - Show posts within category 'x' that have a custom field between 'y' and 'z'

I'd like to display all posts within a given price range. For example: When a user inputs 100 and 1000 (in two separate form fields) - my site will display all posts that have a custom field called ...
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Query by post type or category

I now that WP_Query can query by post_type and category but i need to get data from custom post type or from category which is standard post type. Adding category to my custom post type is not an ...
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Modify query after meta value

I would like to change the calendar so it will display some posts based on a custom date field. For now i am interested to modify this query: $wpdb->get_results("SELECT ID, post_title, ...
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Specify strict 'order by' in WordPress query

I have a custom post type called Employees where an employee's name is the post_title of each post. I am trying to figure out how I would sort the post_title column by last name. So for instance, if ...
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Making $paged work with WP_Query [duplicate]

I've created a page that displays posts of a certain category from a custom post type but I can not get the paging to work. I've tried to use this as a guide but I don't understand what I am doing ...
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Query Posts by Custom Field 'Price'

I'd like to display all posts within a given price range. For example: When a user inputs 100 and 1000 (in two separate form fields) - my site will display all posts that have a custom field called ...
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Upcoming Event: How do I sort database by custom date field, but ignore past dates?

I am using an events plugin and struggling to get my database query to be perfect. The query is on the event-single.php template. What I need the query to do: Query the "events" custom post type ...
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Custom Search Result Page displaying only 1 result.

I'm trying to build a custom search results page. The problem I'm running into is that when I enter a search term ; say 'gaming', it will only return one result, being the latest result. I have my ...
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WP_Query or get_posts?

When using the 'fields' => 'ids' parameter, is it better to create a new WP_Query in the code below rather than doing get_posts? How would the loop look if I used WP_Query? function ...
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Display all posts for taxonomy term across multiple custom post types

I'm currently creating a website that uses several content types, (e.g. books, movies, shows) as well as a key taxonomy term (e.g. status, with values of owned and wishlist). My question is, in a ...
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All-in-One Event Calendar: Custom Query - Getting each event Instance [closed]

I am using the All-in-One Event Calendar by Timely, and I would like to display upcoming events from the events calendar in a carousel on a separate page, and I need to get the event information. I ...
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Show only one category in main query, issues on tag page

I altered the following code from Ashfame: add_action('pre_get_posts', 'block_cat_query' ); function block_cat_query() { global $wp_query; if( is_home() || is_search() || is_tag() ) { ...
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Wp_query: sort by PHP variable

Here is my problem: For my articles, I use a custom post type "exhibitions" and posts for all other news. I am displaying them in one query ['post_type' = array('exhibitions','posts')]. The orderby ...
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Paginate wp_query while utilizing post__not_in

I'm currently running a wp_query like this: <?php $the_query = new WP_Query( array( 'post_type' => 'photos', 'posts_per_page' => '2', ...
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How to use WP_Query() on single.php?

I'm using WP_Query() to pull out a few posts under a specific category "Featured" to display at the bottom of any post. So I added <?php if (function_exists('getEditorPicks')) ...
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Avoiding page loop

I'm doing a custom page that has multiple wp query calls, the thing is that I don't need the main query that is I don't need anything from the page contents, so in order to save load time I was ...
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Loop through Custom Post Type, and then show children within each iteration

I am currently using WP_Query to loop through a custom post type, and only showing the parent posts like so: <?php $loop = new WP_Query( array( 'post_type' => 'programs', ...
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How to display page content in a page template?

In my WordPress site, I made a custom page template, which contained a custom query [using WP_Query()]. With that query, I can perfectly get the posts of a certain category. But I want to show the ...
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new WP_Query issues

My default wordpress set hold 10 posts per page. In category.php , I want to override this with 999 post per page, the problem is that isn't working at all. When I use the following code. it ...
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how to get all the child category name in a specified category name?

Supposed the specified category name is "product", which has three layered sub-categories. The structure is like the following: product one product two product three product four I want to ...
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wp_query and comment_parent - select only posts with top level comments

I have a custom post type of 'films', and I'm creating a number of search filters using wp_query. All are working fine, but I now need to add in an option of exclude results that dont have any top ...
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Custom post types loop on a page template

Hi I'm trying to make a page template that shows a list of a custom post type ordered by a meta key, I easily made it with query_posts but I am trying to do it via pre_get_posts so I made a function ...
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Understanding the use of wp_reset_query();

I am not able to understand why we need to use wp_reset_query(); could anybody explain me? global $more; $more = 0; query_posts('cat=3'); if(have_posts()) : while(have_posts()) :the_post(); ...
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Warnings in nav-menu when visiting query pages

Using query-wrangler, similar to drupal's views, I created some query pages. When I visit these pages, in the top-navigation-menu there is this warning: Warning: in_array() expects parameter 2 to be ...
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Query Users by post count, last 30 days and display each users post count according to post type

I'm almost done, the code below does everything but display post count for each user broken down into post types, and also I'm like to filter it last thirty days. I'm trying to get the post for each ...
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Query custom posts from custom taxonomy

I'm trying to do a custo slideshow, but I have problems with query the posts. I have defined a custom post type "slider" and a custom taxonomy "slideshow": custom post type: function ...
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Set tax_query conditionally with new WP_Query

I have a page template with a custom query: <? $filter = explode(' ', $_GET['filter']); // "page/?filter=taxonomy+term" $paged = get_query_var('paged') ? get_query_var('paged') : 1; $query = new ...
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Any way to include custom fields in WP_Query results?

Looking for a way to include custom fields in the output of WP_Query. I am managing a site where nearly every post type has a lot of custom fields defined and it would be much nicer not to have to run ...
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Gallery shortcode numerical sorting

When I try to sort a Gallery created through the [gallery] shortcode by numerical titles I get them sorted in alphabetical order. That means that they are sorted like so: 1, 3, 34, 4, 56, 6, etc. ...
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How to paginate wordpress [gallery] shortcode?

I am using wordpress gallery shortcode [gallery] I was wondering if there is anyway to paginate them without using a plugin.
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Trouble Making WP_Query paged

I'm using the query below in the index.php file as the main query, whenever I try to go to the 2nd page I get a 404 error, I tried using posts_per_page but to no avail. <?php $args = array( ...
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WP_Query most viewed posts, in multiple Post Types, last 30 days, excluding a specific taxonomy term

OK so I'm about 90% done, the only part that keeps breaking is when I try to exclude a specific taxonomy term. Break down: Sorting: ('v_sort' => 'views') This is being done via the popular ...
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Query posts only with featured image

I want to query 6 posts, but only those which have a featured image attached. I am using meta_key method for this with WP_Query as such: $args = array( 'post_type' => 'post', 'meta_key' ...
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WP_Query orderby not working with meta_value_num and menu_order

I have made a custom post type (sidebar_element) which are shown on sidebar. On each sidebar element admin can choose where in sidebar should that element be shown, ie. 'top', 'middle' or 'bottom', ...
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reorder a WP_Query, using a dropdown

I have the following loop used to display posts by category & I would like to to re-order them based on a dropdown selector if (!isset($qry)) $qry = new ...
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meta_query fails to compare on values containing apostrophes

I have WP Query and I am simply comparing by the meta value by = My value contains town names, and seems to work great for the majority of names. However some names contain apostrophes... Madonna ...
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problem in query_vars parameters

I've a problem. I've tried a lot of things but I could not find a solution. I use query_vars parameters in this page and there isn't any problem. But i don't use different parameters or the same ...
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Reduce Database Queries in Code [duplicate]

Can i reduce the queries by compresing this ?, cand i reduce queries, if i can , how can i do? Note : The images are in diferent size http://oi55.tinypic.com/rwp3ex.jpg <div ...
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Show all products on one page with WooCommerce

I have WooCommerce running on this store. Although the default is to show 12 products on a page the client has asked for a "show all" button that will prevent the user having to use pagination to get ...
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Limit Tags display and ad Drop Down Menu

Does anyone have any idea on how i can limit the number of tags shown in a post and if there is more it's a drop down menu. Here's an example of what i mean. Se where it sats "More On" those are ...
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How to sort CPT by custom meta value (date), and return posts month by month

For future reference: I am using the great Meta Box Plugin to help expedite meta box creation for my custom post types. My goal: To build a highly customizable events section closely resembling a ...
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Paginated WP_Query doesn't return 404's, even when posts don't exist

I'm currently building a theme for a client, and one of their requirements is endless scrolling on a "Charts" page. They want this to be paginated, and the endless scroll to load the next page below ...
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How to number the posts (ie #1, #2, #3) in a wp_query?

What is the best way to display the appearance number of a post in a query? For example, if a post is the first listed print #1. If it is third, print #3. Any direction is appreciated!
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Query posts by Custom Meta (checkbox) & Genesis Grid Loop

I've been trying tons of things for the last 2 days. I'm at a standstill now. I read a ton of posts here but nothing has worked yet. I have a CPT 'artists'. This CPT contains a custom field ...
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Why can't I use an array of term slugs in WP_Query?

In WP_Query, a comma-separated list of term slugs works fine: $query = new WP_Query ( array( 'customtaxonomy' => 'term1,term2' ) ); ...but an array of slugs causes a warning: $query = ...
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wp_query not resetting, last post hanging

im creating a wordpress query for custom taxonomy. However im unable to get the last post that i queried to go to the permalink. Please could somebody help me get this query right, much appreciated in ...
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Are custom posts included when getting a categories' posts?

Would WP_Query('cat=1') display custom post types, or is that something that I have to specify? I have a custom post type, am assigning it to a category, and would like for it to be displayed when ...
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WP_Query orderby taxonomy term value (numeric)

I have this query... <?php $press = new WP_Query(array( 'posts_per_page' => -1, 'post_type' => 'individual', 'post_status' => 'private' )); ...
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WP_Query: query posts by ids from array?

I did quite a bit of research but can't figure why this wouldn't work for me? echo print_r($rel); // Array ( [0] => 63 [1] => 87 ) $args = array( 'post_type' => array( 'post' ), ...
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Pagination on category.php and tag.php not working

i'm using a query-loop on my template pages like this: <?php $paged = (get_query_var('paged')) ? get_query_var('paged') : 1; $wp_query = new WP_Query(); ...