"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 Meta Query for some meta (array) values

If I get my posts using meta_query by 'my_meta_key' only I get something like this Array( [0] => Array( [nested_key1] => something_I_want1 [nested_key2] => ...
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meta_query not working properly

I'm trying to run a query that only displays items that meet a condition in an Advanced Custom Fields select box, but I'm getting nothing. Here's my query. Any help would be appreciated: <?php $...
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Custom layout manager for posts

I have created a 'custom layout manager' for front page posts for my client, because he wants control over how his posts look. I've set up the backend - I have layout saved in an array, for each '...
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WP Query to get all posts (including in draft/pending review)

I currently have the following query: $args = array( 'post_type' => 'post', 'orderby' => 'title', 'order' => 'ASC', '...
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Ordering and displaying posts with two date/time meta fields

I have posts that represent events. An event can have up to 2 dates/times. Thus, my posts have the following meta fields: date_1, time_1, date_2, time_2 I am looking for a way to display all of my ...
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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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How to Order By Two Custom Fields?

Note : This is not a duplicate question to If value present, order posts by two consecutive custom fields. After filtering a custom filed, I need to order by another custom filed. (The above link ...
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How to use pre_get_posts filter from frontend user input (GET variables) or do_action

I'm trying to allow users to filter certain pages based on the input from a dropdown. <div class="filter-by-calories"> <h3 class="filed-title">BROWSE BY CALORIES</h3> <...
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'Post Page' Pagination Links pointing to 404 Pages [duplicate]

/blog works, showing the correct amount of posts and pagination links. The links however (e.g. /blog/page/2) are giving 404 errors. The page Blog is set as Posts page under Settings -> Reading. ...
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Loop categories by recent post

Im looking for a way to loop through categories and then display the recent posts for each one in a container but I need a way to sort the categories by which ones have the most recent posts So if ...
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How to set an alternate posts_per_page value for default queries in different templates

I have a WP site with multiple post types. Posts, products w/taxonomies. I have my WP Default posts_per_page setting at 10 in the admin. I want to keep this setting as the blog would be best at 10 ...
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Fetching $_POST from Page Template into functions.php

I'm having an issue with the order WordPress is loading page templates and functions.php. I have front-page.php which has $_POST['sort-by'] allowing users to sort posts using a drop-down menu. It's ...
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Query all posts if multiple meta key don't exist

I'm trying to get all posts that don't have a meta ket that starts with aa_. I can do it this way $args = array( 'posts_per_page' => -1, 'category__in' => 23, 'meta_query' => array( '...
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Pagination for search results of custom post type [duplicate]

I'm trying to display numbered pagination for search results of a custom post type. Basically a search form allows users to search a custom post type by 2 different taxonomies and then the results are ...
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How can I create another instance of my custom shortcode

I've created a custom shortcode which takes category slug and number of posts as parameters and creates a loop with WP_Query and outputs the posts from db. But I'm unable to use it more than one time ...
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WP Query with multiple post types ordered by custom meta date then published date

Two post types blog and events. I want to list in the same query but order events by their event date and blogs by their published date: $args = array( '...
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Pagination in WP_Query?

I am using a WP_Query to display posts from within a category and a custom term selected ("fitness visibility" inside category "articles") My code: <?php $catquery = new WP_Query( 'post_type=...
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Why does 'exclude_from_search' exclude a custom post type from WP_Query?

In WP 3.1, it appears that setting 'exclude_from_search' = TRUE for a custom post type excludes the post type not just from searches on the front-end, but also from any post query using 'post_type' = '...
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Filtering a WP_Query meta_query by numeric values isn't working

That was a very dense title. I have a custom post type "event" which has a Date/Time picker field "event_date" thanks to the Advanced Custom Fields plugin. This Date/Time picker saves a UNIX ...
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How to do a wp_query with two acf-fields, sorting on one of them

I have two Advanced Custom Fields, footnote and date_edited (a datepicker-field). What I want to achieve is to run a wp_query where footnote is not empty. The output I want sorted based on date_edited....
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Accessing the post content with WP_Query

I have the following code from a template to view get the post information: <?php $args = array( 'post_type' => 'post', 'posts_per_page' => $count, 'paged' => $...
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Adding a html class based on post count

I'm creating a grid of columns and need to add a css class to each column at the end of the loop based on the amount of posts returned so it returns something like this: <div class="column-3"</...
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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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How to display post list in a table layout (multiple queries in single loop)

I am setting up an events page for my website. This page is using a loop to display a list of acts performing at different venues month-by-month. When a viewer comes to the page, they use a simple ...
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Filter posts of custom post type by meta key in (List All Section)

How can I filter the posts which are displayed on the admin list all page of a custom post based on the value of the a value. So far I know how to do the following anywhere on the front end: $args = ...
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WP_Query posts with comments only

I need a flexible solution to put out a list of posts with comments. I'm trying to get this solution to work, but have no luck: http://wordpress.stackexchange.com/a/219216/91757 I'm always getting ...
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order posts by `meta_key`, Does not display posts that does not have `meta_key`

I'm using this query orderby meta_key for show posts. if one of the posts does not have vip_row meta, So not shown; Is it possible that if one of the posts does not have vip_row meta to be displayed,...
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How to use the_posts_navigation for wp_query and get_posts?

WordPress have the_posts_navigation function since 4.1.0. But I don't know how to use with wp_query or get_posts. the following code is in a template file of page.wp_query method: <?php if ...
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WP_Query meta query not returning results as expected

I'm trying to run a get_posts query to determine if a users ID is either set as a meta key value or is included within the array of another meta key for an event on a given date. I am passing $status,...
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Query with relation and one without relation using multiple taxonomies?

I'm trying to use one query for two queries, one with an and relation and one without without having to do multiple queries and loops, is this possible? <?php $args = array( 'post_type' =>...
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Pagination Not working on Home Page with 2 Query

I have two loops in home page (index.php) <?php $args = array( 'post_type' => 'post', 'posts_per_page' => 3, ); $another_query = new WP_Query($args); if( $...
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Query custom post type by custom taxonomy (category slug)

I've followed several related solution. But I'm still facing the problem. I've applied the following code for my custom post query by taxonomy (category). But it's not working. I think my problem with ...
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Using pre_get_posts with WP_Query

I was reading Stephen Harris's excellent answer to this question regarding the use of WP_query(), query_posts() and pre_get_posts. He says "pre_get_posts is a filter, for altering any query. It is ...
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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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Custom Field - Save Pageviews For Specific Time Period

I have a custom field called page_view to save page views. Now I need another custom field called page_view_last_24_hour to save page views in last 24 hour. Is it possible to use custom field to ...
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How order posts from category by date and comment count?

Just like in topic I try to order posts from category by date and comment_count but code below doesn't work: <?php //get post from current category $category = get_the_category(); $...
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Calling a wp_query $posts causes a 500 error

I had a very basic wp_query, below: // WP_Query arguments $args = array ( 'post_type' => array( 'post' ), 'post_status' => array( 'draft' ), 'posts_per_page' ...
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How To Call WP_Query From A Subdomain?

I have a PHP script running in WordPress, that uses a WP_Query to get the posts from one of my subdomains and return it as a JSON string. The script only receives the post data if I call it using the ...
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Wordpress get_posts function, 1300 lines long

I'm just getting started learning about the WordPress Core. WordPress's codebase is the first large codebase that I've looked thoroughly into. The get_posts method in wp-includes/query.php is 1300 ...
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Multiple keyword search

I have a custom search where I want to enter a keyword or phrase into the search box, and then by pressing enter it adds it to a 'search storage' (already coded, see below). Asume I have 3 posts, one ...
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Wordpress Bootstrap Grid

What's the best way to create a grid layout using bootstrap, or see link below http://v4-alpha.getbootstrap.com/examples/carousel/ displaying three different headings, should i use wp-query or, ...
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Customize add to cart

I have created a page of getting custom values from the customer but the process will be taken place in steps like select lesnes click next select product frame click next so all the information ...
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2 Loops on one page - pagination of 2nd loop ignore array of excluded posts

I have 2 loop on one page. First one shows 11 recent posts in rand order and pushes each post ID into do_not_duplicatearray. $argsRandom = array( 'numberposts' => 11, 'fields' => 'ids' ...
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Display specific page (that is child) content on parent page

I have problem displaying child page content on parent page (both static). I can display other page content but only if on same level. It dosent work in relation parent - child. <?php $...
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How do I query for posts by partial meta key?

I have a function that stores the "like" status for a post as post meta. I want to associate that "like" with the user that liked it, so I setup a custom field called "like_status_{user_id}" (where {...
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active link for most recent post on vertical tabs

I'm trying to add the css class .is-active to my vertical tab links inside my loop. By default, the page loads the most recent post first. How can I make most recent tab/post active with .is-active? ...
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How to allow Readers to Select Post Order?

I added a select field for every category, tag archive page. Sory By Post Date Sort By Post Modified Date Sort By (custom field) When a reader select any of above how to load posts according to ...
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Insert single CPT items every x posts of another CPT

I know there is something similar already discussed here, but I cannot seem to get my head around this to fit my current project and needs. For a portfolio, on a query of portfolio entries (custom ...
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How to allow users to select post order in any archive page?

I have build a something like forum using WordPress (Not using plugins). Now I want to display select filed to select user to post order ( Most recent posts, most active posts, most votes post, etc),...
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Return parent post with its children using WP_Query?

In some cases it might be useful to use multiple post & page parameters in your WP_Query object. In my case, I would like to display children of a parent page including the parent page itself. ...