"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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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 ...
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Replace Main Query With Custom Query

I want to replace the main query with my own custom query. The thing is I don't want to go through the hassle of manual paging. I know there's a filter posts_results but I'm not sure how to use it ...
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How to show more post at a given category?

I need to show more post at the category state (with tag_ID=21), for example, I set the number of post show at homepage is 6, but I want 10 post when archive state, is there any way to add a filter in ...
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Wordpress query_posts by tag doesn't work anymore(?)

I had this code running fine forever. Some days ago it just started outputting nothing (just the <ul></ul>). No errors in logs: <ul style="margin-left:0"> <?php ...
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Get custom wp_query search results to appear on search.php

I have a search.php page in my template which works fine when used with the native search widget, but I am making a search plugin which has a custom wp_query in it and I want those results to appear ...
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Pagination not working with custom wp_query

I am trying to make a custom search plugin but pagination does not work (it shows up with the correct number pages but does not function properly). Relevant part of the search plugin (from the main ...
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tag__in does not return posts

I want to get a custom post type posts with the same tags. Here's what I'm trying: $tags = get_the_terms( $post->ID, 'item-tags' ); //returns tags array correctly if ($tags) { $tag_ids = ...
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When to add_filter() to Custom Query

I have complicated query where I need to join multiple tables. I'm doing that via add_filter('posts_join') - my question is, when and where do I add the filter so that it only applies to the custom ...
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Should $found_posts be returned as string in 'found_posts' filter hook?

In general a function that hooks into the found_posts filter looks like this: add_filter( 'found_posts', 'adjust_offset_pagination', 10, 2 ); function adjust_offset_pagination( $found_posts, $query ) ...
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Archive Navigation with CPT and Taxonomy [duplicate]

Need your help to find how can i put post navigation working on the taxonomy archive page. This code is in taxonomy-custom_name.php . What i need to show on this page is all posts (custom post types = ...
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Show Posts in Vertical Tabs with Scrollbar

I have created CPT ( Custom Post Type ) called Recipes. I want to display all me recipe in Vertical Tabs. For Example; check the image below i have created. Image Example Click Here On the left ...
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wp query meta value is not null

I am trying to get posts which geo_latitude and geo_longitude meta values are existed (or not null, not blank value) so basically, select * from posts where geo_latitude<>'' and ...
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What is wrong with this pagination code?

I'm trying a new approach to paginate posts returned in a category.php file. I want to see snippets of 10 posts at a time. Filename is category-xyz.php and this worked before I changed to this method, ...
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Exclude the first 'n' number of posts of a tag from home page?

Use case (example): Using a separate, custom query my website's home page shows 5 featured posts, tagged 'Highlights (highlights)', followed by the latest posts, from the main query. I don't want the ...
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Different 'posts_per_page' setting for first, and rest of the paginated pages?

How do you set the posts_per_page query setting so that a different number of posts are displayed on the first of the paginated pages (of home, archive, search, etc.) and the rest of them? For ...
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Using in 'category_name' in '$query->set();'?

Here's the function I have in my theme's functions.php: function better_editions( $query ) { // Categories act as 'Editions' on my site $get_edition = get_query_var( 'category_name' ); ...
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How to paginate attachments in a secondary query as gallery?

I have this code that shows all images attached to my post-type. Is there a way to paginate those? I have like 25 pics and I wan't to avoid scroll as much as I can. Code: <div class="galleries ...
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How to get category pages to look like a certain archive page?

I'm not sure if this question has been answered, I'm not sure of how i should have even worded this question but... I have a custom post type called videos and the style of the archive is different ...
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Custom filter for main search: how to exclude specific post_type from search results

Is there a way to use WP_Query's method, set(), in order to exclude a specific post_type from a global search. Here was my unsuccessful attempt: function _search_all($query) { ...
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Sort posts by category name and title

Trying to figure out how I can output my posts based on category title (a–z) and secondly, the title of the posts within the category: A CATEGORY – A post beginning with a – Because I want to be ...
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WP Query get posts by specific author IDs if one of several logged in authors

I have a custom template page where posts are shown from authors 1,2 and 3. <?php $the_query = new WP_Query( 'posts_per_page=-5&author=1,2,3' ); ?> How can I use get current user in this ...
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Pop up showing same content on all posts display.

I have created a blog template, to show a custom posts in a grid of 3 columns. like this <ul class="grid effect-6" id="grid"> <?php ...
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Sort by name - second wp_query

I am using the code below to sort by name based on taxonomy and then list the posts within each taxonomy. First query works ok for alphabetical listing of taxonomies. The problem i am having is that ...
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Can't get simple meta queries to work

I cannot get this simple meta query to work and I have no idea why. I have a custom post type registered, called 'ef_project'. I have a few test posts created using post type, each with a postmeta ...
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Retrieve posts in custom post type and specific taxonomies

I'm struggling with what seems like should be so simple looking at the codex. I have a custom post type, let's call it 'portfolio'. A custom taxonomy for that, let's call it 'clients'. I can use ...
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WP_Query with intersection of post meta field and user meta field

On the site I'm building, each post has a serialized array of strings. Let's say post ID 1234's value for my_site_teams is array( 'Chess', 'Cheerleading', 'Football' ). Each user also has a ...
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How to query post ids liked by the Author

I'm using wti_like plugin and this is how i get the number(count) of post liked by the author // Get the author object $author = get_user_by( 'slug', get_query_var( 'author_name' ) ); // Get the ...
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'paged' in wp_query doesn't work

I try to add a code to my wordpress blog show previous posts(in a previous page). I try this code but it don't work: <?php $paged = get_query_var( 'paged' ) ? get_query_var( 'paged' ) : 1; $args = ...
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Get Posts by IDs (optionally)

I want to check if a variable contains list of post IDs, then I want to query the posts of those IDs only, but if that variable is empty then I want to display all posts. Problem: If I supply IDs to ...
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Set colors depending on category

I have this function which outputs the last 6 posts of categories 1 and 2. <ul> <?php query_posts('cat=1,2&showposts=6'); ?> <?php if ( have_posts() ) while ( have_posts() ) : ...
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Is This Code Efficient - Or is there a better way?

I have a RECIPE WP site, that is using CPTs to handle the recipe content. The client wanted an A-Z Directory listing of all recipes. I came to Wordpress Answers and found the following code that ...
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Show a 404 error page if Public query variable's value doesn't exist?

Public query vars are those available and usable via a direct URL query. On my site, I've created some custom URLs with their own query variables like so: ...
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How WordPress attaches its Featured Images with posts?

I'm working on a WP_Query(), where I'm trying to fetch all the images using 'post_type' => attachment and 'post_parent_in' => array( 1688 )(I want to pass some more post_ids) along with other ...
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WordPress Query String: get_posts('cat=5') vs WP_Query( 'cat=5') vs URL: /site/?cat=5

We can filter our posts with a URL query string: http://mysite.com/?cat=5 We can also use a similar syntax for get_posts('cat=5') and new WP_Query('cat=5').** get_posts('param=value'); just passes ...
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Getting titles from an array of IDs

I have two custom post types called actors and movies. In movies, I have a custom meta box that got data from actors post type. When an actor is selected in movie post, the values (post_id, meta_key ...