"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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Inject post (from specific category) between posts in Loop

I would like to add a post (from specific category) between posts in the WordPress Loop (such as 'Sponsors'). Example: P P P S P P S P P S P P How can I achieve this? I am a beginner with coding, so ...
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How to run WP_Query to retrieve attachments to posts only from a particular category?

I have a WP blog with a few pages and posts and several categories. I want to write a loop to retrieve images attached to the posts (not the pages) and only those from a specific category and it's ...
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count posts from custom taxonomy terms by year

I want to build statistics-like tables with the count of posts in given custom taxonomy terms and display them by year along with the total post count from that year. For example: 2014 ...
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Filter WP_Query output before it is accessed (pre_get_posts)?

I have read Using pre_get_posts with WP_Query and I'm not sure where to go with it. I have a recent posts plugin which adds variables to WP_Query - one of which can be 'offset' posts. The problem is ...
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Custom post type archive organized by category

I'm trying to display a custom post type archive page which displays all the articles of a a custom post type in columns. The columns organize them in their assigned category. On the main page, I do ...
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Display featured posts for a custom post type by taxonomy

Ok, the quick explanation: I'm using a custom post type, 'lakes'. And, using custom taxonomies to organize them. They are: state, watertype and county. I've created a 'page' for each state that ...
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offset WP_Query by negative 1

I have an event loop and I was wondering if it's possible to somehow offset the loop by -1 so the prev and next posts of the current post are shown. --edit-- Okay thanks for your comments, my ...
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WP_Query ignores post_type in category view

I have following query to select posts by my custom post-type. This works fine while being on the frontpage (the snippet is included in the sidebar). As soon it gets executed on a category page the ...
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get_query_var() not working in pre_get_posts

I'm using the pre_get_posts hook to order the main query on all my custom post type / taxonomy pages using a custom meta value. As part of the logic, I am trying to determine which taxonomy is ...
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Converting multiple loops into one single loop with pagination

I am using Isotope jquery plugin to filter/sort posts in Wordpress but to correctly filter the posts into the right order I have needed to output each category one after the other. To do this I've ...
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WP_query taxonomy + get all posts with two terms from same taxonomy

This is a follow up question to Add_query_arg + two times the same argument? I want to get the post count from all posts tagged with 2 different tags from same taxonomy $args2 = array( ...
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How to create a custom shortcode based on the layout?

Hi I am developing a custom post type plugins. Which has shortcode support. Already i have created a shortcode which is going to use for default layout design. Again i have to create a onemore ...
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Query two taxonomies via URL or link?

I've been banging my head about this, and have created a work-around, but it would be much nicer for my site's organisation if I could figure this out. I want to be able to query posts across two ...
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Query by meta_key and order by meta_value_num return orderby date

I'm trying to use the orderby and custom WP_Query features of wordpress. It works nicely to select item by their meta and to order by date. Unfortunately, it seems that I could not get the post ...
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Gravity Forms field entries into wp_query loop [closed]

I have a simple function that filters the page content when form (ID 18) is submitted. It simply displays the entry of field (ID 13)... add_action("gform_after_submission_18", "set_post_content", 10, ...
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Display related posts with same category or same tag return blank

I'm trying to display 4 related posted in the same category or have the same tag with the current post on the single post page. The result is just blank. <?php $rCateogry = ...
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Pagination on category page with custom post types

Wordpress is not new for me but I am really stuck on this piece of code that I can not get to work properly. I register a custom post type News and let the custom post type use the Wordpress ...
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How to load more custom type posts through AJAX & LOAD MORE POSTS button

Guys I am a little stuck here. Unable to load posts from a custom post type through AJAX. Normally I have had been using this script http://goo.gl/lwfM5 It seems so that $wp_query is not getting the ...
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The sorting of posts by a meta_query with two keys fails while separated as single queries it works

I have a list of courses I try to sort. For sorting purpose I want to use two advanced custom fields. First a select field class_day containing the days: 1 : Mon 2 : Tue 3 : Wed 4 : Thu 5 : Fri 6 : ...
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foreach loop inside the loop creating duplicates in output

I have a foreach loop inside the loop that is getting info from a separate table. The table has a column that has an id that reflects the id of the post type so it should always be unique. When I ...
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Filter Posts from the Main Query

I want to conditionally merge a custom post type with my posts post type, based on a custom field. If the field's value is 1, then I want I need those custom posts to appear in the same loop as posts ...
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Displaying four post types sharing one taxonomy

I was hoping somebody could help me. I've created a custom taxonomy 'members' that is shared by four post types - posts, pages, resources, and news. I've then added five terms using this 'members' ...
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How to show the posts list into a static page? Problems to use the loop into a static page

I have the following problem: I have to create a posts archive into a static page. So I have created this page template containing the loop to interate on my posts: <?php /** * Template Name: ...
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Memory size exhausted when extending WP_Query

I tried to create a class that extends WP_Query, but I got this error: Allowed memory size of 1073741824 bytes exhausted I've increased the memory size in wp-config.php but that doesn't affect. ...
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Search.php - return number of results but cannot loop through

I have a following search.php page (this is just the code required for problem presentation). Why is my $total_results returning a number of posts found, but when I do a loop though it always print ...
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Display count number of posts with the same specific meta_key meta_value

I want to display a list of posts ordered by a specific meta_key. My posts have the following custom fields: author_lastname and author_firstname. So far, it works good. The posts are displayed ...
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Horizontally paginate through sets of blog posts?

I have my posts set up like this: I would like users to scroll through the posts using the left and right arrows. So when users click on the right arrow, for example, the next six posts would slide ...
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Run a Wordpress function inside a wp_query loop result [duplicate]

I have a search results page that displays multiple results in a multi column layout. I am trying to run a function via a button/link that will allow users to add that post to a "favorites list". The ...
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How to get all unique categories for posts in loop?

I'm looking to get a plain list of the unique categories in a custom loop (only categories for the posts in the loop). I've been fumbling with some code for a bit and here's what I've got: <?php ...
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Sorting posts by Multiple custom fields in defined order

I'm currently sorting some posts out by custom fields 'role' and 'surname', using the following: function customorder($orderby) { return 'mt1.meta_value DESC, mt2.meta_value ASC'; } $args = ...
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How to get_queried_object on multiple objects?

My Setup I have a custom post type "zap_apartments" with 2 custom taxonomies "zap_audience" & "zap_cities". I wrote some RewriteRules to access all "zap_apartments" for a "zap_audience" + ...
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Multiple loop to display specific post at start of a list

I'm currently querying the following posts: <?php $args=(array( 'post_type'=>array( 'premium_content', 'post'), 'posts_per_page' => 3, 'orderby' => 'PREMIUM_CONTENT_FIRST!', ...
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Carrying values from page to page using custom query

Im having trouble paging a custom query and I hope one of you can spot my error and point it out. I've been looking at it for long time and tried many solutions but none seem to work. The code which ...
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Search Custom Post Type with all meta attached?

I'm currently have a search box that's supposed to search a certain post type. It's supposed to check the query against all standard cpt content, tags and the associated meta data. I'm wondering how I ...
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Query Event Posts by Date

I am trying to query custom post type (Event) by the current date and the event's start and end date. I would like three options: current, upcoming and past. This is the code I am using, but it is not ...
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Order by post_type within loop

Envision the following: <?php $args=(array( 'post_type'=>array( 'premium_content', 'post'), 'posts_per_page' => 3, 'orderby' => 'PREMIUM_CONTENT_FIRST!', 'meta_query' => array( ...
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I need to run a AJAX Fuction from within a WP_Query but only works on first item

I have a page where users filter results from the Ultimate WP Query Search Filter plugin. The results are shown in a DIV via an AJAX call. This is working 100%. However I have another AJAX function ...
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Remove echo from shortcode

I've just started playing with shortcodes and due to my lack of php knowledge I am unable to figure out how to make this shortcode work without using php echo. Can anyone help me revise my code? // ...
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Get first page of given category

I am not a WordPress expert, so I'm seeking your help. I need parent ID of post category (closest parent, not "grand-parent"), then use it to get the first post of that category. I have folllowing ...
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global wp_query returning wrong post vars

I am currently filtering the_posts to recreate wordPress' "sticky post" function for custom post types. I also have to make sure that the sticky post is attached to a certain taxonomy term that ...
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How to modify this function to exclude also the post belonging to a specific category?

I am very new in WordPress development and I have the folglowing problem. I use this function (declared into the functions.php file of my theme) to modify the main query in such a way that the post ...
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Create new Wordpress post [wp_insert_post] based on results of a WP_Query

I have a a page where users can filter a list of custom post-type posts based on the "Ultimate WP Query Search Filter" plugin. Results are passed to a div on the page using AJAX from there users can ...
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Pagination/infinite scroll with WP_Query and multiple loops

I need that the main page of my site have 3 columns: - The first having the 5 most viewed posts; - The second with the next 5 most viewed posts; - The third with the most recent posts. I don't want ...
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Geo My WP automatically list posts based on visitor's location

Is it possible to affect the WP loop to automatically only list posts based on the visitor's location with the Geo My WP plugin? I'm creating a news site that will serve several towns and I'd like to ...
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Refine/Filter WP_Query Posts with jQuery or Ajax

I know this has been asked many many times, but I literally searched for an answer for more than 5 hours without finding anything that drives me in the right direction. What I'm trying to achieve is ...
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Problem with correctly registering query variable

I have an admin page for my plugin, which lists records from database. I want to sort them under some conditions. To call different sorting options, I've decided to use query string. Step 1: At ...
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WP_Delete_user link creation

I am trying to create a user management via front end but i am not sure how to implement wp_delete_user Delete link add_action( 'wp_head', 'my_action_javascript' ); function my_action_javascript() { ...
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Display revision if post status is pending

I'm trying to display the latest post revision if the page is "pending", by default the page displays a 404 if it is pending. But I want it to show the latest revision until the page is updated. The ...
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Query based on custom fields start and end date

I have a custom post type called Events, with 2 custom fields, start date and end date. These fields are stored using a timestamp in the database. I want to create a custom query based on these 2 ...
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$wpdb select date range of posts

0 down vote favorite Using this SQL query to sort users by how many votes(meta key) their posts have received. <?php global $wpdb; $results = ...