"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 a single custom post type?

How does one get a custom post by id? FYI: I am passing a particular post id through a form and it's performing an ajax call. I'd like to retrieve just one post and grab the title: <?php // E.g. ...
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find a random blogid across my multisite network that has at least one post published

I need to find a random blog across my multisite network that has at least one post published of a certain post_type, and return its blogid as a variable so I can use it in a switch_to_blog() call. I ...
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Custom post_type search's $wp_query->query_vars do not correspond

I have been having this issue, with integrating events manager among my other post types, where the other custom post types show up in the $wp_query->query_vars array, except for the event manager ...
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Help with a query not working with custom taxonomy

The query below is always returning the latest "news" post, not the latest "news" post with the taxonomy "sotm". I have verified the details of my custom taxonomy, name is "postCat" attached to post ...
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Pagination Issue: Custom Post Type In Index

I'm using a template, which uses Custom Post Type 'movies'. When I try to change the page I got 404 Not Found :( This is my index.php <div id="content"> <?php $temp = $wp_query; $page = ...
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$wp_query->queried_object->ID throws warning: Undefined property

<?php $current_term = $wp_query->queried_object->name; $current_term_id = $wp_query->queried_object->ID; ?> <hgroup class="section-heading wrapper"> <h1><...
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wp query to get child pages of current page

Can anyone please help me to with the wp_query. I am making a template file/loop to create and archive page of the current page children pages. This query needs to be automatic as I am using in on ...
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Query multiple taxonomies with pagination

i'm query multiple taxonomies and have no problem with it but pagination is not working how to solve it, i try alot of suggestion but no success here is my code if ( get_query_var('paged') ) {...
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wp_query() get_col error

I'm trying to create an auto search jQuery function by using AJAX to send data to the database and back to the search field. In my wordpress theme, I create a folder called "include" and in there I ...
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Count total number of post in foreach loop

I used the the following script (only with get_permalink....) to display posts from a post type where the post author has an extra meta field on his user page: <?php // get users from user page ...
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custom post type search by reference id

I have a custom content type of tab_content with a relationship to a page. In my current script I have the id of a page and I want to do a query that will list all the children of type tab_content ...
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Display tags that only appear in one category

I'm trying to get this less manual than it currently is. I want to display tags that appear in only a single category, so if they are in a post that has two categories, I want that tag ignored. The ...
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Does the WP_Query 'private' argument for post status only apply to privately published content?

The only peice of code that I can find that applies to this is on line 2430 in query.php in WP 3.4.1 foreach ( get_post_stati() as $status ) { if ( in_array( $status, $q_status ) ) { if ( '...
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Custom query incorrectly returning everything [closed]

I'm missing something somewhere, but I cannot connect the dots. Everything outputs properly except that the query returns everything from the DB, not just posts. Can anyone spot a reason for this ...
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Meta_query with or without value

I am using WP_Query to sorting the post by user input. The input contains meta value which is display in select type field. Normally when there is value inserted into the form, the wp_query working ...
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Query most popular terms by taxonomy over 2 week period

I have written SQL for a query that pulls the most used taxonomy terms for selected taxonomies that are published, do not have a parent post are not in a comma separated list over the past two weeks --...
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Dynamically link to the latest post or simulate request of specific post in page template

I want to have a link in the wordpress menu pointing to the latest post of a specific category. Because I am not able put a dynamic URL in the wordpress menu, my approach was to put a page with a ...
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How do you Query posts with nothing in common?

We can get multiple posts manually in a page, but that's generated in a template, AFTER the default query returned something else (page/post, etc) How do you query multiple posts in a public query, ...
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Use Ajax To filter posts?

Right now I'm submitting a drop-down form to it's own page (action="") to filter posts displayed. I'd like to not have to refresh the page, which resets the forms. Is there a way to query posts/...
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Get page content by category or tag

I'm trying to sort of emulate the Views behaviour in Drupal with Wordpress, but doing it in theme templates. Now, I have pages that are assembled by using wp_query in the template to get posts ...
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How to use Meta Value Compare in WP_Query For Max and Min numbers

I am using WP_Query for visitor to filter the posts. The posts is about products. So in the filter, it has a field where user can select Maximum price and Minimum price. (Just like most of the ...
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Posts published last 10 minutes

i have a "featured" section on home page. i want to hide this section after 10 minutes of post publish time. here is the code, i am using. problem is that it hide the "featured" section after 12 ...
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WP_Query do not include posts with a certain value in a custom field -

I am trying to grab the 5 most recent posts and have it exclude posts in an array that is already defined ($exclude), sticky posts and any posts that are checked off as a featured post (i.e. with the ...
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Fourth page of custom post type archive page does not exist

I recently developed a custom post type for my company's blog, so that we could have a separate press area. In the archive-presse.php page I make a query, thus : $paged = (get_query_var('paged')) ? ...
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query user display_name failed in a custom mysql query foreach

I met some trouble. I tried to get user display_name in a custom mysql query foreach, but it failed. I have tried three method. new WP_User, get_user_by and get_userdata. but they only can get back ...
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shortcode using multiple WP_Query's with multiple category names not fully functional

we're working on a bilingual site, Larry A. Downs all the posts are categorized into two categories, english or spanish, along with other categories. so every post has multiple categories, i've ...
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WordPress | Date not always appear [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: WordPress the_date() not working I try to create a theme. In that theme I have create a custom post type and I quering the WordPress by using the wp_query to get the posts ...
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Attempt to display site authors in a carousel - User Image not Outputting inside li tags

I am attempting to display the authors of my site in a jquery carousel but for some reason my images are outputted outwith the li tags and I don't know why. Code functions.php function contributors(...
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Transient api Caches confused

This code works for page 1 <?php $paged1 = (get_query_var('paged')) ? get_query_var('paged') : 1; $recent1 = get_transient( 'recent1' ); if ...
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Use get_post_types to query only custom posts types

I need to query only custom posts types - that is all post types in my WP install excluding posts and pages. I have used get_post_types to build a string of all custom post types which I want to query:...
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Sort by posts that have a featured image?

I'd like to sort posts on the index page to show those that have a featured image first. I've done this in functions.php: add_filter( 'pre_get_posts', 'my_get_posts' ); function ...
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For what queries is conditional tags informative?

I think it's great to use conditional tags but if the query is slightly advanced it won't give information about the original query. For example; is_category('apple') might give a false response if "...
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Pagination in WP query with transient API

I have integrated WordPress transient system with w3 total cache. Now I can`t to do pagination for this query. <?php $paged1 = (get_query_var('paged1')) ? get_query_var('...
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Can't query by meta_key

For some reason. I do not have the ability to query by meta_key when I run a loop. What could cause this and what can I do to the diagnose the problem? I am using wordpress 3.4.1. $args = array( '...
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the_category() doesn't working in wp_query loop

I'm using custom post type. I want to show every post's the most child category on archive page in wp_query loop. But the_category(''); doesn't work. What should I do? I need your help. Sorry for my ...
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Adding pagination to sub-wp_query within a singular post page

So my custom wordpress theme/site has a number of venues, e.g. "foo" which has a number of events and reviews. So a venue ends up with a URL like, http://www.example.local/places/my-place-name/ ...
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wp_query: implicit paging? I get less posts that I should

A newbe wp_query question: I set a wp_query as follows, but instead of 17 posts I only get the first 10 posts from the selected Category with ID=5. Is there an implicit paging directive on the results?...
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Sort query by author: 1 author, then others

I have a post type called 'article' and on the article archive page i'd like to show all the articles, sorted by author. function kia_adjust_the_query( $query ) { // change posts_per_page ...
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Pull post meta with post_query?

I'm building a custom index loop that just uses query_posts at the moment. The issue is that inside The Loop, I have to then query for the post meta data (with get_post_meta), which I believe has ...
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List authors with the last post title and order by last post date

I want to list authors with last post data and order them by last post date. Now i have this codes but i don`t know how to edit them. // Selects from tables wp_users and wp_posts, selecting published ...
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wp_pagenavi on WP_Query using customfields

I have been searching this subject for some time now, not finding a solution. First of all, sorry for my bad spelling. Im quit new to PHP, so please be gental. Im using this to list some ...
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Warning: urlencode() expects parameter 1 to be string, array given

I have posted a question on StackOverflow (sorry for the cross link) and while I'm striving to find a solution to this, I stumbled across this warning : Warning: urlencode() expects parameter 1 to ...
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How go give $value to wp_query

Probly easy question but just cant seem to find whats wrong. I cant build a query based on a search when i use ' ' but not when i use a alrdy declared variable. This works $query2 = new WP_Query( 's=...
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Query by multiple meta elements not seeming to work - wordpress is timing out

Trying to run a query that pulls: get me 4 posts or pages that are not in sticky_posts and have (my_featured_post = 1 AND photo-image_post_id > 0) OR (my_featured_post = 1 AND photo-image_page_id ...
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Different sql queries count indicator on the main page [closed]

I use w3_total_cache plugin. But i can`t understand what is going on sometimes. I have enabled database caching and debug info at the bottom. Sometimes on the main page 90-96 db queries, sometimes 495-...
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Conditional arguments WP_Query for post custom fields

All in my case I want to get post result by Gender, Age, City etc... I am using this query. If i have any of variable like age, city, gender for that "AND" operation will perform and get only result ...
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WP_Query() show posts that end later than today

I have a query as follows: $wp_query = new WP_Query( 'meta_key' => 'end_date', 'meta_value' => 'today', 'meta_compare' => '>=', 'post_type' => 'vehicle' ); ...
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Custom Query Not Paginating

I have a site that uses a custom query to filter posts: <?php //Search Region table to retrieve array of country names $regionresult = mysql_query("SELECT * FROM gallery_regions WHERE region='$...
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Pass $page_id to new WP_Query

Probably pretty simple and more PHP-related than pure WP, but how would one pass the $page_id generated in the first code snip into the new WP_Query () in the second code snip? What I need to do - in ...
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paginate_links() on page (shortcode output)

On a standard WordPress page, I have a WP Query that runs through a post type I created. Along with that query, I am using paginate_links() to generate pagination. While the standard (no permalinks) ...