"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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WP_Query times out

I have a form with 20 inputs that runs WP_Query and recieves results via ajax. For some reason: query gets considerably slower when 5+ inputs are filled It takes like 10 - 15s with 7 input values ...
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Get all categories and posts in those categories

I am looking for a solution that allows me to print the following: Cat 1 Cat 2 Cat 3 Post 1 Post 1 Post 1 Post 2 Post 2 Post 2 Post 3 Post ...
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Automatic post deletion

I've built a system where I have 2 options - lifespawn of draft and lifespawn of published post (integer which marks days). If post is being published, exact date-time of publish is saved as ...
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paginate_links() and ajax

I've got a working query with working pagination but I would need to load these pages via ajax. Here's a simple demonstration: Question: If: default page is www.my-site.com/search/ second page ...
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Wp_query Add specific pending posts

I want to retrieve in archive all the posts with post_status-> publish and those with post_status->pending of specific user. That's where i'm now: $custom_query_args = array( array( ...
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wp_posts table: safely remove unused columns to save database storage

i search about it on google but didn't find any thing. I want to remove my wordpress wp_posts table's unused columns, to save my database storage... I know if table column is empty it will not ...
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WP Query crashes on more than ~ 2000 posts

Hello there for a custom post type "organizations" I have about 5000 posts which have to be shown in a list with link within one page. However WP_Query just crashes (without PHP timeout just after 4 ...
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Show post like this image in my newssite [closed]

I want to know how to query like this photo in my newssite for a category. See this image and help by give the query code. Do I use Offset or if else. How to query for this .
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Sort the main query in subcategories/terms?

I've got a 'downloads' custom post, with his custom taxonomy. The taxonomy has 2 main terms. One of the 2, has 4 sub-terms. I'm currently using the wp templating system to get a standard wpquery of ...
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Sorting is not working in WordPress WP_Query

I have created a page where I am sorting the post according to the views. Here is the query: <?php $temp = $wp_query; $wp_query = null; $wp_query = new WP_Query(); $wp_query->query( ...
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Custom taxonomy query broken after upgrade to 4.4

I just upgraded from 4.2 to 4.4 and now my taxonomy query returns empty. It has been working fine prior to the upgrade. I have registered a custom taxonomy named 'title', which is used by my custom ...
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WP_Query's “request” SQL Query

Lets say that I want to use a MongoDB for searching. I saw that WP_Query has a property named request which it seems that holds the SQL Query which is executed on the SQL database. Now if I write a ...
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Include in post navigation if field is checked

I need to display certain posts in the previous and next buttons using the_post_navigation() function. I want to to exclude any post with a checkbox that is not ticked. Another twist is that the ...
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Custom Post Type - shows pagination (w/404) or posts_per_page query, not both

I have a custom post type of 'gallery', and I'm using a template for the archive of 'page-student-gallery.php'. My admin settings for posts shown is 5, I'd like it to show 9 on this page, of just ...
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Help optimizing slow WP_Query with meta_query

I'm trying to create a custom WP_Query. Right now, I have two meta fields, roi_min and roi_max. The ideia is to get posts that has a roi_min greater than the selected value, and a roi_max lower than ...
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Wordpress custom field sorting, weird behavior: the latest post is at the end

I am using Wordpress with Advanced Custom Fields. I have a custom post called "event" with a custom field "date" (I have added the field through ACF). The date field is formatted in the following way: ...
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Checking Taxonomy Terms for a Custom Post Type With get_the_terms Not Working

I'm trying to test the term for a post within a wp-query and for-loop. Everything works great however testing the terms via get_the_terms($post->ID, 'category') returns an empty array. $terms = ...
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Query Database for URL

I have a multisite setup and was wondering how I can query a database to find and retrieve a URL if it exists, otherwise, don't output anything... For example, using the two following domains which ...
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meta_query not working with the_content()

I have two custom post types: events and venue. I'm trying to query related events into the venue page. I have the related variable stored in a custom field for venues and the events related value in ...
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Pre_get_posts Gives 404 on Custom Post Type

I'm trying to filter the query on a sub page called "Ask Question" to list all of the recent questions submitted by users, but I get a 404 when going to the page. Flushing the permalink structure did ...
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How To Query All Attachment Images Found In Post Galleries

I'm trying to create an image gallery which is comprised of all of the images attached to posts. The query below works well, but it ends up with all attached images rather than just the images ...
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Pagination inside of a edit page

I looked all over for this and could not find the answer I have two custom post types one is named 'venues' and the other is 'events' every 'venue' has multiple 'events' relating to it. I have a ...
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Display all posts in a custom post type, grouped by a custom taxonomy

I’m working on a member page where I use a custom post type with a custom taxonomy. My custom post type is called “member” and my custom taxonomy is called “member_groups”. I want to list all the ...
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Combine two queries into one to use in loop

I have two queries. Simplified versions are the following: // First query $args1 = array( 'post_type' => array('post'), 'cat' => '-48', ...
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How can i retrieve default post per page value? from settings->reading. And total number of posts?

I want to retrieve the default value of Post per page (the value that is set in settings->reading. I've looked around and so far I've only found ways to query it. problem is i dont want to change ...
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3 wp_query on one page with pagination for last query

I am trying to create a page with three wp_queries. The first query pulls the first 2 articles of a given category, the second pulls the next three from the same category (offset 2 in $args) and the ...
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Search / Filter posts on Title/Content OR Tags

I need to make a custom query to look for posts (CPT) which match a certain keyword but it have to search posts in both the title, the content AND a custom taxonomy terms. I’ve tried with to queries ...
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How can I create a WP_Query that returns posts where one meta_value <= another meta_value

I have a working, pretty complex SQL query hand-written in a function. For the sake of leveraging WP_Query optimizations, and simplifying my code for maintainability, I'd like to convert it all to ...
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Pagination with 5 posts per page

I'm trying to create a paginated list of posts, and have used the Codex to write some code but I appear to be doing something wrong. These are my wp_query args $paged = ( get_query_var( 'paged' ) ) ...
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The next_posts_link() show me a aditional page in blank

The description Hi, I am using a custom post type and a loop through the values ​​I show. I'm using a term ($ term) that comes from a previous page in the loop to only show related items. Just for ...
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How to create posts (not post template) to be displayed on projects page?

Pages : Home - set as static home page; blog - for blog posts; About ; Contact; Projects; List of templates: front-page.php - for Home page; home.php - for blog page; about.php; contact.php; ...
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Query with pre_get_posts to get pagination

After pretty much getting everything working with query_posts, I noticed my pagination wasn't running. I was told pre_get_posts should be the solution. My problems: I don't know how to pass all my ...
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insert thumbnail image from php script

I'm trying to insert a post image thumbnail from my php scritp. It's inserting the post, the content, a download link, and I only need to set the thumbnail image to finish my script. This is my code ...
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Empty pagination pages

I have a category file called category-exhibitions.php where I loop the exhibition category. Now I need the pagination there also, I am trying this but it gives me blank pages when I navigate to page ...
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Combine results of multiple WP_Query to resemble single WP_Query

This is the code I've been using, with the preceding query parameters excluded for brevity. As you can see, this comes from a widget that displays a grid of posts. The problem is that I can't figure ...
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How do I reorder (pop and push) items from WP_Query?

I have this piece of code: $normal_args = array( 'order' => 'desc', 'ignore_sticky_posts' => 1, 'meta_query' => array( array( 'key' ...
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embedding shortcodes in php template

I am using a plugin that has shortcodes. It is called according shortcodes [accordion] [accordion-item title="Title of accordion item"]Drop-down content goes here.[/accordion-item] [accordion-item ...
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Change sort order when using 'orderby' => 'type'

When doing a wp_query with the following parameters: $arg = array( 'post_type' => array( 'activity', 'publication', 'project', 'course' ), 'order' => 'ASC', 'orderby' => 'type', ...
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Wordpress loop uses unmodified posts array, why?

I have this code in a Wordpress template: $prepost = $post; $normal_args = array( // here goes the args ); $normal_query = new WP_Query( $normal_args ); echo 'BEFORE: ' . ...
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How to output the title of the blogs home page

I am using a static frontpage and a page for my blogposts. In my header.php I want to display the title of the selected page of my blogposts. For example: <?php if( is_home() ) echo ...
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Make loop display posts by alphabetical order

With this loop I am displaying single posts on an archive page. The posts are being sorted by the category 'Banks'. In addition to that, how can I display them in alphabetical order? I've tried using ...
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Unable to get all tags from specific categories

Page in question. I'm trying to use a WP_Query(); targeting specific categories and displaying all the tags used for posts within those categories. I noticed that some tags, like truffles aren't ...
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inserting a post from an extern php file but post content doesn't show on wp site

I'm doing a php file that insert post's on my wordpress site. I'm filling all the fields in wp_posts, but the content doesn't shows on my wordpress site. I wonder if it's because the categories are ...
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Inserting HTML to close and open divs in WP_Query loops

The output I am trying to achieve is this: <div class="row"> <div class="small-1 large-4 columns"><a href="some link"><img src="some image"></a></div> <div ...
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Why is WP_Query not working with category_name?

Why on earth is this piece of code not working? $my_query = new WP_Query('category_name=feature'); while ($my_query->have_posts()) : $my_query->the_post(); echo 'test'; ...
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Display the current post in browser as the first post in a loop (for a slideshow)

I have a custom post type - on a single page it displays all kinds of information for the post type. There are 10 posts altogether. Below the info I have a slideshow as part of a loop that displays ...
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How can I retrieve comments from last 5 minutes for a post?

I need to find comments posted in last 5 minutes. I am using the following query. What should be the value of before? <?php $postID = get_the_ID(); wp_list_comments(array( ...
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Exclude current post when getting related post on custom post type and taxonomy

The below will return the other post in the same category but it will also return the current post too. Is there a way to exclude the current post from the query? $args = array( 'post_type' ...
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Search by attributes or taxonomy

I'm trying to filter products by taxonomy or attributes, but I think the function has something wrong: global $woocommerce, $woocommerce_loop; $attribute = 'color-de-piel'; $values = 'Blanca'; ...
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WP_Query - Order results by meta value

I've checked around and haven't seen an answer which works as of yet. I have a WP_Query with the following arguements: $args = array( 'post_status' => 'publish', 'post_type' => ...