"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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Loop for custom-post-type comparing taxonomy terms for “related” posts?

I have a custom-post-type named my_projects and a custom-taxonomy called project_tags. I want to write a function that is returning 5 posts of this post-type based on a given taxonomy term. So I ...
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Get post info inside modal window?

What I'm Trying To Do I have set up a custom post type for 'movies' and below is how I set up the template. Basically, I am trying to get a.thickbox (in the code below) to open a modal window with ...
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How do i add custom post types to this query?

I'm using the code below to display the latest post from a certain category but i am using Custom Post Types and I don't know how to insert the custom post type function into this code. I want to ...
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How to know which one is the main query?

I just did an action on the query using pre_get_posts and it didn't work. When I removed the $query->is_main_query() it did work. So, how do you know that what is the main query. I know there is ...
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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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How to get Page/Post Gallery attachment images in order they are set in backend using WP_Query()?

I am trying to retrieve all the images from the Gallery of a page in the order they are set in the backend. So far I have: $my_wp_query = new WP_Query(); $all_wp_pages = $my_wp_query->query( ...
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Set order of returned items in the WP_Query() class/function

I have this function which gives me IDs and titles of all child pages of a given parent ID. function getPageChildren($page_id) { $my_wp_query = new WP_Query(); $all_wp_pages = ...
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Query all posts where a meta key does not exist

I am trying to get a query to retrieve all the posts where a specific meta_key does not exist and then create it. I am having problems finding those posts as the query I am testing does not seem to ...
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Is it possible to use WP Query to orderby custom meta value and custom taxonomy?

I have a custom post type with a custom taxonomy and I am trying to pull posts with a certain meta value along with a custom taxonomy (tag in my case). Is this possible and if so, how would the query ...
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Why does apply_filters behave different inside and outside a loop?

What I want: the array of posts returned by creating $query = new WP_Query($args); Why: to return specific content as a sort of API request in json format, ready to display on another site What I ...
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Wordpress SQL JOIN query

Hi Im trying to run 2 querys in the same query call. // send the query global $wpdb; $commentQ = "SELECT * FROM $wpdb->comments " . $whereClause . $orderBy; $comments = ...
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Change post query onclick

I'm trying to build kind of a filtering system for the events displayed on my website. I've made a custom post type 'Event', with a 'City' field. On my 'calendar' template page, I'm gathering all the ...
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WP Query with custom taxonomy

I'm just getting used to the WP Query and was hoping I could get some assistance on this. I've created a custom taxonomy (theme) and now want to display the latest post with one of these taxonomies ...
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How to WP Query custom multiple custom taxonomies?

I am trying to get all posts that belong to two or more taxonomies but I am failing... So here is the pseudo of what I have. taxonomy name = color-categories I have 6 created items under ...
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Default permalink structure causing Notice: Undefined property: WP_Query::$post

I use the wp for membership site. I use pages for the user log in, manage post, edit profile and etc. When I apply the default permalink structure, I found that the debug mode show this notice on ...
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Implementing an OR statement to wordpress wp_query

I am trying to return all posts that meet the following conditions: The category must be 63 OR the post must have a value associated with the meta key named 'android_link' My current argument ...
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How to insert multiple postmeta values with one query?

I have a custom script/plugin I am using for myself that creates a post along with some postmeta information. Right now, I have multiple $wpdb->insert, but I would like to condense this down into ...
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list tags with count in author profile page

I would like to list tags with count in author profile page just like this page If the user click the tag, then I would like to list the tagged posts. Can someone help me?
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WP_Query based on a custom field result

I would like to know if there's a way to do a query filtered by a custom field result. In this case, I have 6 posts I would like to retrieve, but only if they have "true" selected in a custom field ...
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What should I use, get_posts or wp_query for less CPU load?

I have a blog and on the main page are 3 blocks of posts. So, I get these posts with "get_post" and I have 3 similar codes on page: global $post; $args = array( ... ); $myposts = get_posts( $args ); ...
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How do I Use Multiple Loops with WP_Query?

Hi I am trying to add post from a certain taxonomy term to a cpt loop. The code below is the code I am using. <?php // Create empty array to store post ids in $excludes = array(); ...
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wp_query should show stickies first

I have the problem that my theme is for some reason always showing the latest posts at first. I would however like it to show all stickies at first and then show the regular ones. Here is the code: ...
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Query to return maximum of one post per author

We are introducing a "featured author" area on our site and would like to display the most recent articles by a select group of authors. However, we only want a maximum of one post per author to ...
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Using WP_Query and Query_post for the loop?

I am using the code below to call post from a certain Taxonomy term. My intentions are to mix that into the normal loop. I'm am not trying to create two different loops, but one loop that displays ...
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Do not show a custom post if it belongs to a certain custom taxonomy

I am trying to block the visualization of a custom post, of type 'product', if it is assigned to certain values of the taxonomy 'product_cat'. Strictly speaking, I would like to block the ...
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Fix incorrect related posts code snippet

Can anybody fix this incorrect related posts codes snippet? function related_posts() { if (is_single()) { global $post; $current_post = $post->ID; $categories = get_the_category(); ...
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Multiple loop for “featured” items returns wrong posts

I have a page template where I first am getting the contents of the page, as input in the admin tool, then a loop of posts of a custom post type. I need to split this loop up into the 2 newest posts ...
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Crafting WP_Query array, sort by date

question about wordpress WP_Query: 'post_type' => 'event_date' outputs dd/mm/yy ex: 31122012 I would like to order my frontend 'event_date' output not by latest WP post entry but by latest ...
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Display posts where date field matches current month?

I have a loop which displays all the posts of the "events" post type on my site. Each of these posts has a custom date field "event_date", which I sort the display of the loop by. I would like to ...
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The next_posts_link() works only with original $wp_query

I've got custom template that I want to display paged blog posts. This is the beginning of my file: $wp_query = new WP_Query($args); if($wp_query->have_posts()){ ...
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Custom post query by taxonomy

I am using WordPress 3.5. My query is, $args = array( 'post_type' => array('product', 'comic', 'magazine'), 'taxonomy' => 'Genres', 'term' => 'hot', 'posts_per_page' => ...
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Displaying Portfolio Filter by Category Order (alphabetically)

I have created a custom post type to display churches in Europe. I used a tutorial to make it filterable and everything on my site works as normal. How would I organize the posts by country, instead ...
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WP_Query ordered by custom field that is a date string?

Each of my posts have a single custom field that is a string of a date (not the date of the post). Instead of my theme's current query, which orders by published date, I want to order by this custom ...
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Retreaving all images attached to current post

I am trying to retrieve attachments that are attached to my current post. This is the code that I am trying to use. What I'm attempting to do is query all of my posts that are of custom post type ...
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$query conflicting with other queries in the same page

This is my front page: <?php /** * Template Name: Front Page * * @package bbPress * @subpackage Theme */ get_header(); ?> <div id="primary"> <div id="content" ...
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Why does pagination always break when used on any form of a home page?

Why does WP pagination break when used on the homepage? If you take the code below and use it in a page template it works perfectly (make sure you have 3 or more posts). However, as soon as you use ...
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Why posts array is empty?

I try to get posts that either do not have a custom field set or if set have a value not like a given parameter. Here is my code: $args_included = array( 'numberposts' => 1, ...
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How to query posts that are not related to any term of a taxonomy?

Background I'am generating posts from an uploaded csv. Each row is supposed to be a new CPT record which will have a term based on one of its column. This is the stripped csv Post Title;This is the ...
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IP address character limit

my client in his template is using <?php comment_author_IP(); ?> to display IP's of comment authors. Recently he came to me with idea of limiting whole number to several characters. Final result ...
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WordPress theme options error

I am building a theme and I need to call theme options But I do get errors like white screen and 500 internal server error when I call theme options here In WP query (newbie in PHP) ...
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Custom loop with multiple taxonomy queries

Apologies -- new to the stackexchange and actually posted this over in Stack Overflow because I didn't know there was a WP specific joint. My issue-- What I Have: I've got the code for a working ...
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Should I use Pre Get Posts or WP_Query

I have the following query which I call in my taxonomy.php template via query_brands_geo('dealers', 'publish', '1', $taxtype, $geo, $brands); This function works perfectly. However after reading ...
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Site not getting correct featured image from my query

On the home page of my site I have a series of tiles that link to various parts of the site. One tile links to the blog and I have written some code to pull the latest post with an image attached to ...
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Why won't my paged wp_query work? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Pagination not working with custom loop Any ideas why this paged wp_query doesn't seem to want to work? I've tried replacing the pt_pagination function with the default ...
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Custom query (author is post_author or meta co_author) with Pagenavi pagination

I need to create a custom query for the author archive (where the author is post_author OR is a meta co_author), and it have to work with WP Pagenavi. The query is something like this (omitting $wpdb ...
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twentyeleven_content_nav hook no longer outputs navigation link after 3.5 upgrade

After upgrading to 3.5, I discovered that navigation has disappeared outside of the main index page. Theme is TwentyEleven and I've verified that this still occurs after disabling all plugins. ...
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Excluding posts from a category but only if they're not in multiple categories

I am looking to exclude a category in Wordpress. I am referring to the Wordpress Codex page on wp_query but I am having the following problem: I want to exclude posts from category 1, but if a post ...
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How to add a recent post function to a text widget I created for practice?

I am currently being trained to create widgets and my mentor has asked me to create a text widget then add the ability to display the 5 most recent posts (all categories) on it. I am a little stumped ...
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How do I use WP_query with multiple post IDs?

I want to query multiple posts with an array of IDs (note: I am querying a custom post type). Here's what I have, which isn't working: $myarray = array('144', '246'); $args = array( 'post_type' ...
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Too many posts cause slow load when paginating

I have about 10k posts and I made a page that lists all posts but it is paginated every 54posts. It gives 131 queries in 6.730 seconds which is pretty slow to load. Is there a way to make it load ...