"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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Posts of specific category on page and excluded from index.htm

hope things are going well. I'm trying to create a member's only section specific for posts of about job opportunities. My goal is to have posts of this category displayed on this page and excluded ...
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wp_query select if have comments

I previously asked and accepted a similar question here: wp_query and comment_parent - select only posts with top level comments So I'm trying to use wp_query to select only posts that have comments. ...
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When tax_query used, results disappear (0 =1 produced)

I'm trying to perform a dynamic query that uses a dynamically passed taxonomy and post_type, and displays results accordingly — A user makes a selection from 3 drop-downs on a form, each have a ...
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How to extract images of post and pages excluding header and logo image in wordpress?

I have tried this code to get all images from media library and i am sucessfully getting the source urls of all the images but now i want to exclude all the unwanted images like logo, header images ...
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How to find what index page a post is on?

Here is a simple example of what I am wanting to figure out. Say I have WordPress set to show 5 posts per page. And say I there is a post 17 posts back chronologically. The formula would be 17 / 5 ...
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Custom post-type's pagination not working in category.php

I have this code to the file category.php : <?php get_header(); ?> <div id="content"> <div id="all"> <div id="todo"> <?php $my_query = null; $paged = ...
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Meta Query And/Or

My question is very similar to Meta Query with AND & OR? . This question was answered in 2011 by @Otto. With the exception that my logic is different. I want to query, for example, posts with ...
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Custom query shows custom post types in trash

I have a custom wordpress query like so: $query = new WP_Query(array('post_status' => 'future || publish', 'post_type' => 'kalender', 'order' => 'ASC')); But the problem is that the items ...
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Create a Blog Template Page

I am trying to create a template that will display a list posts of a specific custom type. However, I am missing something fundamental. So far, here is what I have: functions.php add_action( ...
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Why is the first query affecting the second query, even after wp_reset_query() and wp_reset_postdata(), but not on the second page?

I am literally clueless as to why the code does not function properly on the first page, but functions as expected on the second page. I have already tried running the second query via another ...
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filter posts by meta key with pagination

Trying to filter out specific posts that have certain meta_key from the main query... problem is it doesnt work with pagination which is my issue here. Anyone knows how to solve this? $paged = (end( ...
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Fatal error: Allowed memory size exhausted

I have a custom .csv generator functions that basically export data from posts and its post metas. The function works fine on this WP_query parameter: Array( [tax_query] => Array ( ...
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Post Type => Any conundrum

I have a number of regular posts and pages in a regular category called "Featured". I have also installed a plugin called "Event Organizer" that creates its own custom post type called "Event" and has ...
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How can I save an array from a random post sequence for later use?

I'm building a random workout generator on Wordpress to help with my fitness, and am stuck at saving random post arrays for later reference. I'll explain. The generator should work in two main ...
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Custom loop of a single category, cannot order by date. What am I missing?

I'm going nuts. All I have is a simple loop on the home page of the site (which is a static page), and it should show the most recent (1) post of a certain category. The trouble is no matter what i ...
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Dynamically change post_parent in every page load?

What's the correct Wordpress action where I can hook to dynamically change the post_parent of a post? I understand that a post can't have multiple parents so that's the only way I can think of to ...
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Query specific number of posts for each post type in specific order

This is related to this other question, I tried with get_posts, pre_get_posts, WP_Query and basically every option I could find for 2 days now, no solution yet. The full problem in hand: I have 2 ...
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Determining what post is displayed out of total posts found

On my page I've got a query that retrieves posts with specific parameters and I'm displaying one post per page with pagination. I've figured out how to get the total count of posts found by the query. ...
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WP the_posts() on single-cars.php get category link

I have a custom post type called cars. There is a taxonomy brands. I have a template single-cars.php and I'd like to add a link to the brand page(The category). Assume I'm on the page of the post ...
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How to query different post types in specific order?

I have 3 posts types, articles, news and tips. On the home page I want to query 20 posts in this order: article, article, news, news, tip, ...// same order again until 20 If I use a custom query ...
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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.