"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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Custom Content Slider stop duplicate

I have been working on this now for little while, I have four post displaying in the carousel, this is fine. when you click the next slide in the carousel the same four posts are displaying Any ideas ...
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How to use a custom post type as front page?

I would like to set a site's front page to be a single post from a custom post type. I have been able to alter the request for my front page to a Custom Post Type archive with the following code (...
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Sorting by meta_key different to search criteria?

I've created an admin only page simply to view more information about subscribers to my website. The subscriptions are stored as Custom Post Types. All I want to do is make a condition that looks up ...
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Display posts of specific category term

I'm using this code to first display each category term as headlines and then display a post which is assigned each category term under the headline. If I create a custom taxonomy it works as ...
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Display multiple custom post types and sort them chronological by one of their fields

I have four custom post types created with the custom post types ui plugin; each stands for an event type with a different set of custom fields created with the advanced custom fields plugin. My ...
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2 orderby in wp_query with 2 custom fields

I'm triyng to display hotels (taxonomy which i have created) by two 'orderby' with wp_query but i'm not success. Results looks likes: Hotel 1 : 2 persons 5 stars Hotel 2 : 2 ...
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wordpress query from multiple post id

I am getting array of post id from custom metabox.I tried $urls= get_post_meta( get_the_ID(), 'videos', false ); foreach ( $urls as $url ) { foreach ( $url['...
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wordpress nested loop

I am building nested loop query.I have meta box that capture post id (sorter and repeater).so far my code while ( have_posts() ) : the_post(); ?> <div id="<?php echo $post->post_name; ...
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Getting Post Comments for post ID using WP_Query() and a Custom Loop?

(Moderator's note: The original title was "Is there a way to get post comments by post ID on a custom loop using WP-Query()?") Hi! I'm running a custom loop using WP_Query, that only displays one ...
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using next-page and previous page inside a wp_query

I'm using a wp_query on my website to display a list of child pages from a parent page. It works fine and my pages are sorted by a meta_key using a custom field. Now I would like to add a next page (...
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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 'date-debut'...
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Add “Category” to Mysql Query

i need your help :) I've made this custom Mysql query on WordPress: $querystr = " SELECT DISTINCT meta_value FROM $wpdb->postmeta WHERE post_id IN( SELECT DISTINCT wpostmeta....
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Variable not working in WP_Query

I have used this technique before and cannot work out why this time it is not working. 'news_category' is a custom taxonomy of my custom post type 'News'. I am getting the taxonomy of the current ...
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WP_Query hit max joins… How else can I build a search function that uses custom fields?

I'm trying to search a custom post type of "Properties", while doing so I'm also searching the custom fields using multiple (anywhere from 5-30) meta_queries. The problem is Wordpress or MySQL is ...
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Easy way to write complex queries in wordpress

I want to run one sql query like this in wordpress. Just wanted to know if there is an easy way to do this in wp. Thanks. Is this query possible with the use of query_posts anyhow? select p1....
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How to retrieve posts from parent category, splitting them per children when displayed?

I have a Wordpress database with three categories: ID 3 : Europe ID 4 : France (child of 3) ID 5 : Paris (child of 4) I now need to display all posts under their respective category, like this: ...
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How to get a query variable?

I have added a query variable with the following function: function add_my_query_var() { global $wp; $wp->add_query_var('myvar1'); } add_filter('init', 'add_my_query_var'); Now on a ...
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$wp_query issue when trying to create a virtual page

I am trying to create a virtual page for my plugin and I am having a $wp_query reset issue when doing so. I am using the class https://gist.github.com/brianoz/9105004 to create the virtual page. I ...
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add_query_vars does not work

I have added this code in the TwentyFourteen theme's functions.php file. function add_query_vars($aVars) { $aVars[] = "msds_pif_cat"; return $aVars; } add_filter('query_vars', 'add_query_vars'...
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echo a specific meta_key queried through a custom post

I'm new to coding but love tinkering around (on Virtual Server) with bits to upgrade my current website when I have the time. What would be really useful to me would be to post an individual ...
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WP_Query last five posts, simply ordered by meta_value

I can't believe I'm asking this question. It feels like such a simple method, yet I've poured over the WP pages and dozens of similar questions to no avail, so here it is... I've got a WP_Query with ...
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Wp_query…a type of term a different div

I need to create a table like this image and I want a specific term in particular DIV but with my code appear all together. Example: One div brown with the 5 products. The effect I want is like an ...
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How do I control the fallback query after the original query returned cero posts?

I just figured out why WP developers expect you to create a separate 404.php page to control the output of that page. (and the silence about any attempt to do it otherwise) It's basically because ...
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posts order by title second word

This is a common question, i haven't been able to find a straightforward answer to. I want to generate a list of a custom post type titles. im using 'orderby' => 'title' to have them display ...
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WP_Query create html structure

I have a page here to illustrate my question http://www.ttmt.org.uk. The first grid is hard coded using the html structure I want - div's to contain each row and then div's inside that to contain ...
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Use WP_Query with have_posts()?

Is it possible to use $items = new WP_Query( $query_args ); with <?php if(have_posts()): ?> <?php while (have_posts()) : the_post(); ?> without changing the loop to be <?php ...
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Get the tax term in which is a post via wp_query

I'll rewrite my original question because I feel like I can't be understood : I made a template page on which I have different WP_Query. I have a category taxonomy (countries). This template page ...
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Custom wp_query - I'm getting 'all' post, not the specific post in the query

Get all post from today, that are of post type 'product' and are in the taxonomy of 'productType' as 'Indica' and in the taxonomy of 'locationCity' as 'Los Angeles' -- However, I get 'all' the post ...
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How to clear the cache?

I have made changes in my CSS, but it doesn't work. I know it's because of caching from admin panel. How to clear cache of my WP admin. Is there any method to clear the cache?
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How to cache wp_query with pagination using transients?

I have seen examples where there is a fix number of posts to be queried; however, I cant find an example when using pagination. I am trying to figure out how to use transients to cache a WP_Query ...
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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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using wp_query to return posts w/ comment count > 0

I've looked at numerous examples of wp_query and can't figure this out. If the thing I was comparing were a meta value then I could to a meta query, but apparently you can't do a compare with a non-...
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WP_Query fails despite having 1 post

I'm doing a typical custom post type query with args like this: array (size=4) 'post_type' => string 'custom_post_type' (length=15) 'post_status' => string 'publish' (length=7) '...
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How to exclude post formats from wordpress recent posts in a tabs widget

hey guys so i have a problem is that what i want is just standard recent posts only to show and i using a function in my the theme function file to show the recent post the code of the function ...
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How to uniquely identify queries?

Today I was thinking about how to differentiate queries, mainly to create an unique identifier. In the process I played around a bit, see below code. The main idea is to do it depending on the $...
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How to query custom post types with mixed AND & OR statements for custom fields

I have a custom post type "events" which includes the custom fields "is_premium" (which is a true/false) and "premium_expiry_date" which is a date picker. On my front end, I want to have "events" ...
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Random loop with code to prevent duplicate output returns no output at all from time to time

I have a custom taxonomy with several quotes assigned to each term. Two terms (general and yoga) share the same pool of three quotes. On my front-page.php i randomly draw one quote from each term and ...
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Custom query from all posts & all child page from one parent page?

I'm working on a wordrpess site for improve search result. Now I want to fetch posts from a certain category & all child pages from one parent page. If I set post_parent => parent_id then ...
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Sort posts by custom taxonomy name

Is it possible to sort posts (custom post type) by category / taxonomy (name, desc)? For example my categories would be Season 2012 some post some post some post Season 2011 some post some ...
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Using WP_Query to get attachment returns empty set

I would like to get the first audio file in the media library filtered by a custom field, but it always returns an empty set of posts. I know that I have to pass 'post_status' => 'inherit' and '...
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Paginate pages with dynamic query

I have a wordpress page that has a series of listings and a searchbox at the top. The search allows the user to filter posts by creating a custom WP_Query object based on what they selected. I am ...
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WP query exclude post within the last month / only show over 1 month old

I need to create a landing page which only shows posts that are at least a month old. Everything I've read / tried with the date query so far seems aimed at including posts between the last month ...
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A Depth Like Parameter For “get_posts”

Wordpress has stumped me for the first time in a very long time. I am trying to limit the depth of a get_posts call in my template. I want to get children but limit it to a depth of only 3 as I am ...
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posts_nav_link pulling in multiple post types

I have an archive-regularproducts.php set up that looks like so: PHP: <?php if ( have_posts() ) : while ( have_posts() ) : the_post(); ?> //content goes here <?php endwhile; ...
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Taxonomy and Date in same query?

Is is possible to combine a tax_query with a date_query in the most recent Wordpress? Here's my attempt to do so: $args = array( 'post_type' => 'job', 'tax_query' => array( array( ...
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How do you move custom fields to custom taxonomies using WP Queries

To save complication I have imported a custom fields (categories & terms) to the wp_postmeta table, which are linked to respective posts. Shown as listed in wp_postmeta: meta_id post_id meta_key ...
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wp Query Posts to display in Nivo Slider

i have coded a slider into my wordpress theme to use query posts to display the thumbnail and the content however it appears that its displaying the whole posts? and not just the one relating to the ...
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Query category-specific, paginated posts and allow viewer to change sort order

Maybe this has already been asked here, but I can't seem to find a solution, so forgive me if this is a duplicate. I have coded a custom template to display all posts from a category with the ID 36. ...
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List sibling pages widget, exclude current page

I successfully created a widget that displays sibling pages to the current page I'm on in the sidebar. Only thing is, I'm not capable of excluding the current page - can someone please assist here? I'...
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Need help setting up a search form for wordpress [duplicate]

I want to set up a search function as a widget in wordpress. This is the situation that I have. 1- I have 3 custom post types 1.a: Each post type has custom fields and taxonomies. I have regular ...