"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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Two different conditions with a single WP_Query

I need to get custom posts with next conditions: Custom post with meta 'key1' => 'public' Custom post with meta 'key1' => 'private' and 'author' => 'current_user_id' Code: $args = array( ...
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posts_per_page - Repeats only first posts 'post__in' array

This question correlates with a previous question I was able to solve here: http://wordpress.stackexchange.com/a/137929/28389 I am using an array for 'post__in', and I am able to run this no problem. ...
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How to use tax_query other than by slug or id or solve custom taxonomy tags conflicts with pre-existing tags?

I just encountered a problem and realized that all tags must be globally unique. Here is what just happened to me: I created a taxonomy called writer and added each author and collaborator to the ...
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How to avoid filling up an array each time I run a WP_query?

I am making a following user system and need some help for retrieving the users ids a user is following. At the moment I am using the following SQL query for retrieving the users ids a user is ...
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Display Posts of a Category in Alphabetical Order (Custom Post Type)

I have a custom post type called "link" I have a custom taxonomy for this post type called "link-category" I have a template file for this taxonomy, "taxonomy-link-category.php" I need the template ...
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Executing query_posts after wp_insert_post

am working on a custom plugin. I'm programmatically adding a new post in the plugin use wp_insert_post. Works fine, the post gets added and I get the $post_id. However, if I immediately run ...
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WP_Query and two custom fields returns no posts

Having trouble with WP_Query returning no posts when filtering on two custom fields, although testing for each custom field individually works perfectly. After reviewing documentation for custom field ...
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query single random post works localhost, not on live site

I was developing a site on localhost, and just transferred everything over to the live site. The queries are the exact same between the live and staging sites, But the query is not working on my live ...
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Display Posts by modifying the where clause only for my query

I am trying to display posts that are 7 days old. For that i need to modify the 'where' clause as in code //Hack found on the bottom of http://codex.wordpress.org/Template_Tags/query_posts ...
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I cannot search users via user nicename

I use the following to build a users drop-down box: echo'<select name="user">'; echo'<option value="0">' . __('ALL', 'wpzoom') . '</option>'; foreach( $users as $user ){ echo ...
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Select posts with any post_type from database?

I'm trying to select all rows from the database regardless of post type, however when suppressing post_type WP_Query only gets rows with post_type = "post" is there a way to suppress the post_type ...
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How to SQL query posts IDs by categories AND authors?

I am making a custom WP_Query and I need to come up with a SQL query that gets the posts IDs from X categories and Y authors. Then merge those IDs and put them in an array. I only need to figure out ...
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'Trying to get property of non-object' when using WP_Query with 'fields' => 'ids'

In an attempt to speed up my query, I'm using the following arguments: $args = array( 'post_type' => 'product', 'fields' => 'ids', ); $query = new WP_Query($args); While this does ...
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Two queries – one with checkbox ticked, one without – comparing meta_query

I am trying to do the following: Two queries 1. Get all people that have director 'yes' ticked 2. Get all people that don't have director 'yes' ticked I have the first query all set up and works ...
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Get post closest to today

as the title indicates I am trying to make a query for the post closest to today's date. I know this is a duplicate post but the ones I have found on the topic has not been able to solve my problem. ...
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Include both default and Custom Post Type in query modified inside pre_get_posts

I want to include custom post type in the author arhive page. I tried the method discussed in this post: Including post_type = 'wiki' in author archives add_action( 'pre_get_posts', ...
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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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Minimize database queries to user tables?

I'm trying to come up with a strategic way to collect large amounts of usermeta data (and output to the screen) while keeping database queries low. Some pages, like the home page, single pages, and ...
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Programmatically set 'meta_query' for filter

I am trying to set 'meta_query' programaticaly for a filter which is supposed to filter a custom post type depending on the existence of a metakey. I have tried several ways, which I have left in the ...
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Wp query by 2 meta field - check if they exists / have value

I am looking for the shortest most resrouce affective (not mysql query) to count the amount of posts that have 2 meta keys <-- if they exists i found this simple way at the codex but it checks for ...
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Loop the posts between two dates selected using jquery datepicker

I went through this link where we can restrict the loop to display the posts only between two dates and it works fine. But if I have a Jquery Datepicker with from and to date, then how can I pass ...
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WP_Query using meta_query with relation OR and orderby meta_value doesn't work

I've been bashing against a bug for a few hours now, and can't seem to find my error. Could there be a bug with the relation type 'OR' in WordPress? $evenements = new WP_Query(array( 'post_type' ...
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WP Query Bug? Cannot find out why posts are not found!

Hello I have tried a lot now and I did not find a solution yet: When a page is loaded and I do a custom Query in the PHP code like this, it works and has a lot of results: $q = new ...
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Taxonomy.php how to show post only in current taxonomy with wp_query?

Having troubles to get my taxonomy.php working good. I use a taxonomy.php to list all my posts in a specific category but it shows every post I have in all categories. Here is my code: <ul ...
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Foreach loop returning more than one item when querying taxonomy

I am querying the taxonomy terms and then listing the posts that are under those terms. The taxonomy is basically a category for a custom post type, and the terms in it are the categories. I didn't ...
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Custom Query With Multiple Meta Key Value

I am new with WordPress development and I have found this query and I want pass multiple key and value in this query. My Query is: $querydetails = " SELECT wposts.* FROM $wpdb->posts ...
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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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How can i show pagenavi in my author.php?

With this query in author.php i show all posts from a specific author_id/name/slug. But the problem is when i set the minimum of posts to show in the page. I have tried with posts_per_page= but if i ...
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Wildcard search in WP Query

I am trying to do something like this: $args = array( 'post_type' => 'product', 'meta_query' => array( array( 'key' => 'custom-text-field', 'value' => '%rocket%', ...
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Custom Taxonomy with Custom Post Type Finds No Posts

I've created a custom post type named mfg_ppn and a custom taxonomy called mfg_pp, and they are referenced as $this->cpt_promotion_newsand $this->cpt_promotionin case you were wondering about ...
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meta_query compare not working

I'm trying to run this WP_Query on tag.php, and it doesn't seem to work. $tag = get_query_var('tag'); $args = array ( 'tag' => $tag, ...
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Get custom posts with certain ids in a custom loop using a shortcode

So I'm using custom loop and shortcode to insert it in any page. Like this: function register_custom_shortcode($atts){ extract(shortcode_atts(array( 'ids' => '', // this is what I ...
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How to extend WP_Query to include custom table in query?

I have been days over this issue now. Initially it was, how to store a user's follower data in database, for which I got couple of nice recommendations here at WordPress Answers. After, following the ...
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How to merge two queries together

I am trying to order the posts in a category by showing the posts with images first and then posts without images last. I have managed to do that by running two queries and now I want to merge the two ...
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Order by multiple meta keys on wordpress

After multiple research I didn't find the correct answer to my question. I just need to order my custom post type by date and then by time (format: 18:00). Here's what I tried: ...
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Course listing with multiple dates

I'm trying to build a course listing (custom post type) - each course has multiple dates assigned to it, but I'm failing miserably (mainly due to my poor PHP skills!). I'm trying to use standard ...
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shortcode using multiple WP_Query's with multiple category names not fully functional

we're working on a bilingual site, Larry A. Downs all the posts are categorized into two categories, english or spanish, along with other categories. so every post has multiple categories, i've ...
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Wordpress query vars are not added

I'm currently trying to figure out how to get my custom url rewrites working (WP Rewrite the last two parts of the URL), while doing this I came across the following problem: I have made a custom ...
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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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Does query_posts have an effect on get_the_category?

I am having trouble debugging a situation, and I think some better background information on how these systems work would be very helpful. I know that the use of the function query_posts is strongly ...
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Sort posts in dashboard using custom field; also include posts where field isn't set

I'm using a pre_get_posts filter found on this question thread here, to sort a custom post type in the dashboard: function xyz_event_sort_order( $wp_query ) { if ( is_admin() ) { ...
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Show custom post type filtered by category

I would like to have a custom post type which contain several sliders for showing in each category page (exact category.php), one for each as planned. All sliders were assigned to related category. ...
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Passing conditional arrays to WP_Query() [closed]

I've looked around at a few places and could not find an answer. I was wondering what the best way to create a WP_query from possibly empty variables were. I have about 16 of these $_GET variables. ...
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Second loop pagination changes URL, not content

I'm reasonably new to WordPress and I believe I am missing something conceptual here. I have assigned a static post to be my front page. My front-page.php template begins with a standard loop: ...
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How to add archives (with pagination) to page template?

So the site I'm building has a few different archives pages. For the newest one I'm building, I tried to copy the archive.php I've got: page-archives.php: <?php get_header(); ?> <section ...
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Displaying content to search engines but via navigation only for registered users.

Displaying certain information depending on if a user is registered is quite easy as I have been using this code <?php if (current_user_can(‘subscriber’)) { ?> [content here] <?php } ...
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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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Custom WP_Query with SQL directives for getting posts by authors and terms

I am making a custom page where I need to display posts from authors and terms (categories). I tried with the built in WP_query arguments but I am not getting the result I want. So I want to know how ...
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ACF: post query, hide duplicate values [closed]

I'm querying an ACF field, and displaying all the results on the front-end like so— PHP: <ul class="category-menu-items"> <?php // args ...
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Randomly select one of last 3 posts

ok so i have this: $args=array( 'orderby' => 'rand', 'order' => 'DESC', 'posts_per_page' => 1, 'offset' => $offset, ); $q = new ...