"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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Pagination not working with WP_QUERY

I have set up a custom loop that is working fine, but will not display the pagination links. After some searching around I've learned that the pagination links (as I've used them here anyway, but I'm ...
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Post ordering not working with custom field

I am trying to create an Events CPT with a widget, and can't seem to fathom out how to get the ordering done right. My arguments that I have are: $event_args = array( 'post_type' => 'event', ...
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Build a query in wordpress , showing Post with Meta

wanted to build query to fetch, meta with Sticky = true. I have used , WCK plugin, https://wordpress.org/plugins/wck-custom-fields-and-custom-post-types-creator/ and created , "thumb" and "sticky" ...
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Remove category from query (show all posts in archive.php) pre_get_posts()

I am using pre_get_posts() to allow all posts to be displayed on any category archive. This is because I will provide a javascript sorting and filtering method using isotope.js. Any category page will ...
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Trying to retrieve random post, getting a page

I'm trying to retrieve a random post to link to on my site. I have the following code, but the only thing that it seems to retrieve and display is a link to the homepage. Any help would be ...
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Get attachment by meta_key value

I need to get the attachment (will be only one per post) associated to a post with meta_key wpcf-legislacion-gratis (not matter the value the column has) by using a custom query using get_posts() ...
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WP_Query, pre_get_posts and offset

I can't get my head around, why offset seems to be forwarded from custom WP_Query in page template to the main query further down?! From my functions.php /** * ::: Filter 'Custom Post Type' Archive ...
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Filter wordpress post categories with jquery/ajax and pagination?

Currently I have a website working with Wordpress and Jquery Quicksand (http://razorjack.net/quicksand/). However I don't want to show all posts at the same time. I wish to show e.g. 6 posts and then ...
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Filtering by multiple conditions in the loop

I'm trying to filter the posts in my index by multiple conditions. So far I've tried with this: <?php $query = new WP_Query( array( "post__not_in" =>get_option("sticky_posts"), ...
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Custom Post Type Archive Pagination

I've set up a template called archive-gallery.php, and I have pagination working, however, the query is ignoring my posts_per_page value and using the value that is in Settings > Reading called ...
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Wordpress custom post type

hello i have post_type "product" and taxonomy "price" can someone help me to query that custom post type with the selected taxonomy? my current code is like this <?php $term = get_term_by( ...
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Exclude Child Posts from WP_Query

How can I exclude child posts using wp_query? Given the following architecture: parent 1 child 1 child 2 parent 2 child 3 child 4 I'd like to only return parent 1 and parent 2, and exclude ...
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Query Posts that have Custom Taxonomy

I'm having trouble querying posts that have multiple tags from a custom taxonomy. For example, if I have a post called "Strawberry Splice," it has the Meal Types (custom taxonomy) "Gluten Free" and ...
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Carousel Loop only duplicating

I have problem with looping and WP_Query. Any idea how i can implement the multiple carouselitems please check what html output should be in html So basically one of my goal is each div have a pages ...
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meta_query argument not working

I am trying to use WP_Query to search through posts BUT I want to also search by post_title as well, which is why I tried using meta_query in my arguments array. I want to actually do more than just ...
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How can i see/log all requests coming from a registration form (not from the UI)?

I am talking about the REGISTER form PROBLEM: I have some requests that are coming from somewhere else - not from the user interface. I know this, because these requests don't have all the mandatory ...
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wp query for popular post with simple field

I used simple-fields plugin for one addition field(premium posts) and now I need to change the popular post widget. I need to get all popular post exclude premium post. What I have tried so far, ...
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List posts of terms but exclude one term

I have a Custom Post Type for "Products" with a Custom Taxonomy of "Product Line." I've set up a page to list out the Products by their Product Line. However, we're also using a Product Line of ...
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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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WP_Query loop else statement not executing

I have two WP_query loops in my frontpage.php file: <div id="aanbod"> <div class="container-fluid section-name-cont"> <div class="container"> <div class="row"> ...
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Add pagination to table generated by wp_query

I spent hours trying to find a solution to this, but I am not able to figure it out. I have a table that shows user's data and I am trying to add pagination to it. I have tried by adding "paged" in ...
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Complex WP_Query order request: DESC by day, but then ASC by time

I've got a site with a couple thousand time-stamped posts in a custom post type. These get displayed by a few taxonomies and a date query in various views (I've got that all working just fine ...
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wordpress sorting using array merge by price in ascending order but price with 0 must be show last

I'm using below code to filter the query on page and sort the post in ascending order by price. I'm getting desire output but my concern is , i want all price with 0 at last. <?php global ...
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Sorting posts DESC based on the number of comments using WP_Query

I have this unusual requirement from my client that I need to accommodate. They want to be able to view the posts with the largest number of comments first. At first I thought using a custom select ...
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Hiding carousel indicators if there's only one post

I am working on a custom carousel (Wordpress + Bootstrap). The carousel is working without problems. However, I would like to hide Bootstrap carousel indicators and arrows if there is only one post. ...
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Merge 2 args in one WP_Query and order it by date

I'm trying to merge 2 WP_Query in a new WP_Query and then order all posts in this new merged query by date descending. I can merge 2 WP_Query and work fine, but I can't order the new query $args1 ...
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Get the post thumbnail with wp_query

I am trying to get the post thumbnail to show in line with these other functions and am having no luck: Info: <?php echo '<h2><a href=\"' . get_permalink($attractions->post->ID) ...
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Complex WP SQL Query

I have tried the following SQL query without any success. Can anybody that have a better understanding of SQL help? Here is what I am trying to achieve: Get a list of all main events (ME) where 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 orderby with 2 meta keys

I can use orderby with one meta key in the WP_Query using following: 'orderby' => 'meta_value_num', 'meta_key' => 'my_key_1', However is it possible to use orderby based on the calculation ...
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WP JSON REST API (Ryan McCue) how to query posts with specific meta data with 'AND' relation?

I use Wp_query class to query my posts. 15 posts are in a template fetched on page load and their filtering works fine. Infinity scroll fetches for other posts using JSON restful services. The filter ...
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Limit loop to future events

I have a custom post type, basic_events, with a custom date field, date_of_event. My view shows these posts in ascending order, based on this custom date field. $args = array( 'post_type' ...
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Searching user meta using WP_User_Query

Per the documentation for WP_User_Query, there is an available search parameter. It looks something like this: $users = new WP_User_Query(array( 'search' => 'This is my search' )); You can ...
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Modify shortcode to work with custom taxonomies and slugs

I am using this code which works fine with posts but I am looking to modify it so that the user can specify in the shortcode: custom post type name taxonomy name slug of taxonomy category For some ...
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SQL query equivalent to WP User Query

I have the following WP user query code: //Get all users sorted by whatever $sorted_users = new WP_User_Query(array( 'orderby' => 'meta_value', 'meta_key' => 'satisfaction_rating', ...
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WP_User_Query orderby meta_val_num

I know that normal WP_Query's can have an "orderby" parameter of "meta_value_num", but when I try to user "orderby" => "meta_value_num" on a WP_User_Query, it doesn't seem to work. Anyway I can ...
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How to show list of posts with custom field value (a date) that are coming soon

I have a custom post type called client and it has a custom field of next_due_date, that is a date without time. I want to have a list of posts that have a next due date that is coming up soon. I ...
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Query Taxonomy By Page Title

What I want to do is display posts that share a taxonomy on a page with that taxonomies name. For example, a page named "PHP" would display all the of posts with the custom taxonomy "language" set to ...
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Filter by custom taxonomy slug on a custom post type

I am displaying results from a custom post type ("works") and want to optionally filter by a custom taxonomy ("genre") if that is set (i.e. if the loop is on the custom taxonomy archive template). I ...
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tax_query OR with empty result returns all posts

I'm running a WP_Query with a tax_query with two tax_query statements with an OR relationship. $tax_query_terms = array( array('taxonomy' => 'post_tag', ...
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Multiple custom post query based on custom field values

Trying to get data from custom posts based on custom field keys and values. The below triggers when someone clicks on a month based item list. If Jan is clicked $id = 1, if Feb is clicked $id = 2 ...
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Show posts in category

I have a problem in the loop by the time I make a wp_query . What I'm trying to do : Bring only 4 random posts of the Videos category. Videos This category is the Post -Format Video type (I believe ...
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When WP_Query only returns 1 post, how do I automatically redirect to that post?

I've been searching around for a few hours now and can't figure out how to do this. Seems really simple. I've seen lots of redundant examples on how to redirect to a single post when a search result ...
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Custom query on custom table fails

I have a custom table in my Wordpress database and have a custom query that runs against it and displays the data in a custom template. This is the query $query =" SELECT * ...
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Get Current CPT taxonomy category in shortcode

I am calling my shortcode like this which works fine but I would like to avoid defining the slug, and instead picking it up automatically from the current custom post type that the shortcode resides ...
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Order by three custom fields (Y-m-d), then separate into yearly sections

For a project of mine I have set up three custom fields (Year, month, day) attached to posts in order to determine the original date of a post’s content (not the post publish date, which is used for ...
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All Posts Have The Same Comments

I'm getting a really weird bug. I'm getting the same comments from 1 specific post which is the "Hello world" for every single post! But when I remove a bit of code for a recent posts widget that I'm ...
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WP_Query search for whole words

I'm searching for science related terms. Here's what I need my query to do. If someone searches 'bio', they should not get results for terms 'biology' but they should for 'bio science'. I need the ...
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ACF Relationship Field Search Filtering

I am trying to assign relate posts using the ACF relationship field. It has typeahead search to search by post titles. I would like to add meta_data search to the ACF relationship search. This ...
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WP Query Args - Title or Meta Value

How do I query by meta_value or title? If I set meta_values, $args['meta_query'] = array( 'relation' => 'OR', array( 'key' => 'model_name', 'value' => $thesearch, ...