"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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Get next post when using pagination with WP_Query?

How do i specify which "page" to get when using WP_Query? I'm using pagination and i only display three posts per page, but i need to manually set which page to get, because Wordpress doesn't do that ...
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How to order posts by taxonomy in WP_Query [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Using wp_query is it possible to orderby taxonomy? I have a page template that should show CPTs grouped by taxonomy. I'd like to get all the CPTs in a single query and ...
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Query posts by custom fields

I am making a theme for a hotel, and I need to be able to provide functionality to search by the following custom fields: Location and Price. I need to be able to query them from the query string ...
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Determine if ID is page or post and query the ID

I want to look up a page id and determine if it's a page or post. Then query that id and display stuff like title, featured image, etc. This works for Pages: query_posts('page=' . ...
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What are the differences between “Latest Posts” and “Static Page”?

WordPress has an option to pick "Latest Posts" and "Static Page" under "Settings" in Admin Panel. My questions: What page template is getting loaded in each of those modes? Why paged stops working ...
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Using WP Query to search by multiple meta fields

I made a custom search form with select boxes and text fields. I have a select box with options like "renting" and "selling" (its a real estate site) There are also input fields for minimum and ...
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Loop posts without any taxonomy

I've grouped my pages by some custom taxonomy. But I need to care about those without any taxonomy set. My code is: $page_groups = get_terms('page_group'); //get all existing page groups foreach ...
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Get WP_Query query after execution?

It it possible to get the configuration of a the latest called WP_Query? I need to use it for debugging. For example, if i run something like: $the_query = new WP_Query( $args ); ... Could i get ...
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WP_Query -> sort results by relevance (= most tags / taxonomy terms in common)

I'm trying to write a new "related posts" widget (for the single post view) for my custom post type, filtering by custom taxonomy terms that the related posts should have in common with the current ...
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Modify WP Query post__in before have_posts()

I have a plugin that is returning post IDs based on $_GET data (which searches a secondary DB table). I am attempting to hook into the standard have_posts() function called within a taxonomy page to ...
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Querying post from a multisite network

I am working on a multisite blog network where I have to display recent post on my home page, 10 post per page navigation. I did implement it using wpdb object with one complex sql statement. I got ...
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Make Next and Previous on single-$posttype.php use the same order as archive-$posttype.php

I have a custom post type events and am displaying these events using archive-events.php and single-events.php from the template hierarchy. I have a custom query in archive-events.php $paged = ( ...
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Sidebar limiting to 10 posts?

I have the following code inside my single.php page: UPDATED CODE <?php if (have_posts()) : the_post(); $post_id = get_the_ID(); if ( is_single() ) { $cats = get_the_category(); ...
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Using a custom WP_Query with get_template_part loop

I have a query for a custom post type: <?php $paged = (get_query_var('paged')) ? get_query_var('paged') : 1; $books = new WP_Query(array( 'post_type' => 'wiki', 'posts_per_page' => ...
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Get posts with tag all post types

I'm trying to get all posts that have a specific tag, regardless of what type of post that is. I've tried every solution I've found (here on SO and further), but nothing works: I always only get the ...
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Enforcing canonical URLs with multiple custom post types

I'm working on a project with several custom post types, where one of the post types is naturally (but not actually in the WordPress sense) the 'parent' of the others. For example, say I have a ...
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Custom Order in WP Query

I'm trying to implement my own query ordering, here is what I came up with... $query = new WP_Query('post_type=contentboxes&include=' . $contentboxes . '&order=ASC&orderby=include' ); ...
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List the 5 most recent child pages

I created a hierarchical custom post type for a gallery. The parent pages are the galleries and the child pages are the albums. I want to display the most recent albums on my sidebar (so basically the ...
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How to sort queried pages by an array of page ids?

I'm creating a one page wordpress website, and I need my 'home', 'about', 'portfolio', 'services' and 'contact' pages to all be on my front page. I created the following page template for my front ...
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How to check the array values, what WP_Query has brought to me?

I have two questions in a row: How to check the array values, what WP_Query has brought to me? If I get 10 posts in cat=3, then I want to get only 5 from them, and then want to echo them ...
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WP_Query post at custom position

Lets say I have a custom query which based on two custom post types: $wp_query = new WP_Query(array( 'post_type' => array('post-type-1', 'post-type-2'), 'post_status' => ...
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Making a Custom Post Type Publish Loop

I want to re-publish all previously published products of a custom post type. Let's say the post type is "events" This is what I was thinking something like this: $args = array( 'post_type' => ...
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Search another database with wp_query using new wpdb

I currently have a simple wp_query search working on my wordpress site. I now want that same search to look for results in it's own database and another one on same server. I found that I could use ...
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issue displaying variations in custom template using WPeC 3.8.9.2

I’m having trouble displaying variations in a custom built template, each time i call the wpsc function have_variation_groups() within my loop i get the following php error ...
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How can I use AJAX with check-box categories?

How can I build a search filter (something like this) with WordPress? I have a custom post type name: "Locatii". It is a custom post type with categories. Ex: Cat 1 , Cat 2 ... and so on. How can ...
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Comparing dates in custom field

I have a function which should return the future event date: function get_upcoming_exercises( $limit = -1 ) { $args = array( 'post_type' => 'px_event', 'posts_per_page' ...
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WP_Query returns no results

I'm using wp_query to create a custom query that retrieves search results but it is returning 0 results. Here is the code: $query = 's=the&posts_per_page=5&paged=1'; $custom_query = new ...
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send user to first page of results when reposting to page?

I have a custom template with a drop-down that filters posts by category. I do it by making the form post to the page itself and then catching the argument and using it in a query (see code below). ...
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How to query custom post then display sections by meta value

This seems like an easy thing to do but I am missing something here. I have a custom post type called "recipient" and a meta check box called "yes_current" - (we help children with cancer and run ...
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Return one unique custom post type result when it shares a custom taxonomy in WP_QUERY?

Is it possible to remove custom post types from WP_QUERY that have a same shared custom taxonomy so that only one custom post type associated to that custom taxonomy is returned? Example: Get an ...
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Is there a better way to pull in custom content without querying posts?

I have a custom page template that pulls in media files via advanced custom fields, as well as query posts. Now, the client wants there to be three sections by default... each one populating with the ...
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How to query for a page, get data, then query for child pages of that page

Basically, I want to query PARENT for a bunch of custom field data and echo it out. Then, I want to query all of the CHILD pages of that parent and echo out more data. What's the best way to do it? ...
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How to Order a list of taxonomies? orderby?

I am using this code to fetch a list of child taxonomies. I want the order displayed to be alphabetical, but it is not! Any help in figuring out how to do it? I guess ordering it before returning it ...
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Query all posts in a given taxonomy

For sure it's very simple, but I can not figure out how to do this. I need to query all posts that has a specific taxonomy set. Like this: $query03 = array( 'numberposts' => 5, 'post_type' ...
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restrict posts per page

I want to display in a featured slideshow only 3 posts, but it is ignored and it shows a lot of posts. How to fix it? $my_query = new WP_Query( array( 'posts_per_page' => 3, ...
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Help with if statement inside while loop

I have the following snippet of code, basically I get the set value of id from the metabox, get the current id based on the loop, try and match, if htey match I want to pull the values from the ...
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How do I sort posts with multiple pages

I am using a drop-down to sort posts by title, meta_value, etc. However, the sorting feature only works on the first page. The second page displays the default order rather than continuing the order ...
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Excluded category from loop

I'm using this to exclude a particular category from the loop. It DOES that, but it also does this: On my PAGES, it displays the posts from the categories other than this one which is excluded. /** ...
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WP_Query breaks pagination

I've been on this problem for a week now. I've searched through countless posts that just aren't answering the question. It seems that my wp_query breaks pagination. I've looked through a lot of the ...
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How can I combine meta_query queries?

I'm trying to build combined meta_query queries but they don't work. Any ideas how I can implement queries like the example below? Thanks, Hinnerk Array ( [relation] => AND [0] => ...
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Find out total number of pages in global query on archive page?

I'm trying to find out whether there is more than one page of posts (I've set my posts per blog page to 5 in the reading settings) in a custom category template. I would think the global query would ...
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Add content depending on page loaded

I would like to add some code depending on which page the users are. <?php $arr = array(2506, 2516,2512,2513,2509,2515,2510,2508,2514,2511,2507); if (in_array(the_ID(),$arr)){ if ...
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Order posts by ID in the given order

In the back-office of my theme, the users can choose which posts to display in the front page, and they can also choose in which order the selected posts should appear. I have tried like this: ...
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Using WP_Query() in Magento shows error

I am using Magento (directory example.com/app) and WordPress (directory example.com/blog/wp-blog-header.php). When I set up a WP_Query in Magento's template\catalog\product\view.phtml it shows the ...
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Using WP_Query within an mu-plugin

I'm trying to create a list of parent IDs for a custom post type for use within a "must use" plugin I'm developing on a project. Here's the code I'm using to generate the query: $cpt_parents = new ...
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Why execute the_post()?

When I'm getting custom post types with WP_Query->query(), it isn't really necessary to execute the the_post() function, because you can iterate over the query result array. Is it considered good ...
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Custom Loop in Page Admin Causing Other Fields to Fail

I created a custom loop in the page admin section to manage a custom post type called "widgets" for that page. $ps_widget_list = get_post_meta( $post_id, 'ps_widget_list', true ); //first get the ...
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Loop within a loop?

I'm using a couple of custom wp_query loops on my page, the first one retrieves news from a certain category then displays a small excerpt from it with the permalink. The second one is another ...
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Custom template for password protected page

I have a password-protected page, for whom I'd like to use a custom template to query posts from a specific category. How can I achieve that query_posts should work only after users submit the ...
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Exclude post formats in custom loop

I'm trying to exclude all post formats but standard from a page template loop that displays 4 latest posts. For some reason I can't get the query to work. This is my page template global $paged, ...