"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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Why does “Blog pages show at most” interfere with my custom wp_query?

I'm very new to WordPress, especially when it comes to creating a custom loop as per below. This works fine, however I'm perplexed why "Blog pages show at most" (under Settings > Reading) is ...
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Custom Field Query - Meta Value is Array

I'm using a custom field query (or trying to) : $args = array( 'post_type' => 'pf_cookbook', 'meta_query' => array( 'key' => 'pf_cookbook_recipes', ...
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How do I get the title of a category in a custom loop?

I am using the following code to display a list of posts within a category, but I want to display the title in it's own h2 tag above the list. <ul class="subcats-list"> <?php $weightloss = ...
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Prevent WordPress from loading comments

I'm displaying the comments for a post my way, using $comm = get_comments() and then passing $comm to wp_list_comments() (this is the reason why). How to disable WordPress from loading comments from ...
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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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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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How to extend tag and category “Related Posts” query to custom post_type if the first 2 terms have no posts

Scenario I am using a complex, awesomely crafted tax query to get up to 4 related posts, first going by tag, then by category if there are not enough posts in tag-related query. This was finely ...
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Exclude post on loop by multiple meta key value

I need to exclude the loop two post with different values in your meta key (the same). I investigating got this code that works fine if I enter only one value in value =>. But if I want to enter ...
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How to user WP_Query to lower the number of queries

I have the following code in the footer (I have removed unnecessary html) which I am trying to optimize. My server is suffocating during the day :) If posts_per_page is set to 1, there are 48 queries ...
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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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Archive for custom taxonomy lists all posts instead of current taxonomy

I'm using the Types plugin for a custom post type "Session", which has the custom taxonomy "Semester". I would now like to create an archive page for each semester which is automatically generated. ...
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Compile meta values from custom loop into array and then calculate sum total

I tried explaining this yesterday but I fear I made things more complicated than they needed to be. I have a custom loop that pulls through standard Wordpress posts with various arguments. $args = ...
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if wp_query taxonomy term have posts

Having formulated my $query for a custom taxonomy on a page template, how would I ask if a specific term has posts? $args = array( 'post_type' => 'exhibitions', 'tax_query' => array( ...
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Get number of comments after modifying comment query

I have modified the comment query arguments in comment-template.php from $author_id = get_query_var( 'author_id', 1 ); $comment_args = array( 'order' => 'ASC', ...
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Empty tax_query array returns an empty array

I would like to return all posts when the tax_query['terms'] is empty. $args = array( 'post_type' => 'product', 'posts_per_page' => 15, 'paged' => $paged, ...
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Pagination not working Search posts

if ( have_posts() ) { while ( have_posts() ) { the_post(); global $post; //loop here } if(function_exists('wp_pagenavi')) { wp_pagenavi(); } } I have the following code in function ...
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Pagination not working for category posts

I am using WP-PageNavi pagination and because of certain reasons I have "Blog pages show at most" set to 100 and I can't reduce it. I have a total of 30 posts in a category. I want to display 10 ...
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WP_Query inside an existing wp_query stops next post showing

I have a query that is showing the 5 latest posts on my homepage from the blog. After the second post I have added a div #more-news then the posts carry on in order after this. This was all working ...
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Show only one post for each author ( Page loads too slow )

I want to show only one latest post by each author and found this code that it working. However, it takes too long to load the page since I have over 100K authors and 100K posts in database. How can I ...
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Querying by taxonomy vs Querying by Custom fields Speed Comparison

I'm developing a listing portfolio for our project. (Basicaly yachts with their type, size, price, cabins, draft, build year, refit year etc.) I should filter them according to type and sort by ...
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Pagination not working

I have been using the same pagination query for the majority of the websites i have created. This time it is not working for some reason I have used the pagination trouble shooting links Here but ...
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How to use global post counter in the loop?

In the Loop use this code <?php $count = $wp_query->current_post; echo $count; ?> On first page post counts from 0 to 14, but from second page post counts from 0 to 14 to. How use global ...
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Finding the next 5 posts

On my single.php where I am calling my post I am wanting to run a query where I can catch the next 5 posts (chronologically). I know how to do everything except figure out a way to specify the 5 ...
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Wordpress altering my custom query, How to fix it?

I am querying for most popular posts by custom view count by using the custom query below, <?php $mostpopular_args=array( 'post_type' => 'post', 'orderby' ...
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Specific loop in Shortcode

I'm making shortcode and I'm stuck here. Here is code: add_shortcode('service-shortcode', 'service_shortcode'); function service_shortcode($atts) { extract( shortcode_atts( array( 'title' => ...
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If orderby parameter using pre_get_posts is the same for multiple posts what fallback does the query use?

So I have 3 custom post types that I want to order by menu_order & have 'date' as the fallback parameter as the majority of posts will have the default menu order of '0'. It would be nice if ...
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What is the difference between these two custom queries?

Could you please explain what the difference is between the following two custom queries? $arguments = array ( 'post_type' => 'post', 'meta_key' => '_count-views_all', 'orderby' ...
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Order posts ascending with number in title

I have a page where I show the teams of a football club. I order these with 'order' => 'ASC'. But the problem is that the teams order like I want it to. It orders like this: Team E1, Team E10, Team ...
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Meta Query querrying several post types based on ACF fields is broken after update to WP 4.1

I was using the following arguments for a WP_Query for months: $args = array( 'post_type' => array( 'posttype1', 'posttype2', 'posttype3', 'posttype4' ), 'posts_per_page' => -1, ...
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Avoid duplicate while merging two query post

I have merged two query post, but when I fetch their results, it shows duplicates. Here is the code $arg = array('post_type' => 'story','post_status' => 'publish', 'orderby' => 'date', ...
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New WP_query in template not working with CPT+category on some pages

I have three page templates, homepage, documentary, and corporate, each using the same CPT WP_query code with only the category name changed for each respectively. The homepage works fine, pulling and ...
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Create new Wordpress post [wp_insert_post] based on results of a WP_Query

I have a a page where users can filter a list of custom post-type posts based on the "Ultimate WP Query Search Filter" plugin. Results are passed to a div on the page using AJAX from there users can ...
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Sorting meta_value as integer doesn't work

This plugin uses the below chunk of code to print the top 10 highscores. But this doesn't get the list of top 10 scores sorted by meta_value in my WP install $scoreboard = new WP_User_Query( array( ...
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Sticky posts are not showing at the top of category posts

Can anyone tell me why sticky posts are not being displayed at the top of the following query: $wp_query = new WP_Query(array( 'post_type' => 'post', 'posts_per_page'=>10, ...
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Pagination doesn't function properly for archive of a custom post type set as the front page

I created a similar question about an hour ago but since then I feel that I've changed things enough so that if someone viewed it for the first time, it'd just be a confusing mess. So I am opening up ...
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Pagination custom query

I am trying to make a custom page template that shows the most viewed posts. I can return posts but I am having trouble figuring out how to paginate it. Here is what I have: $args = array('orderby' ...
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Sort users by meta_value_num

I'm having problems using WP_User_Query to sort users by a meta value number, I would of thought this would be simple by it just displays results as descending alphabetically. <?php $args = ...
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How to order posts in wp_query by a meta_value of the corresponding author

Is it possible to order posts retrieved via WP_Query according to a meta value of the corresponding post author? Use case: I have premium subscribers and basic subscribers. I want the posts of the ...
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Sort posts by activity date

I have a list of posts posted on different dates I can order the posts by date $loop_args = array( 'post_type' => 'post', 'order_by' => 'date', 'order' => 'ASC' ) How can ...
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relation OR instead of AND - Filtered term ID's in loop

Question not related anymore.. First I tought about the relation OR/ AND for results, but I believe I should work with 'operator' => 'NOT IN'. I would like to query the results that meet multiple ...
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Can't order the query result as given posts id's array

I want to order a query result by the same order as the post id's array given. E.g. I have: $arrayPostsIds = array(30,5,17,10); and I want to get the posts in that order. So after trying this: ...
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How to display most recent posts that haven't already been displayed with WP_Query?

I have two content divs that each take up half of their containing div. My plan is to use WP_query to display the 6 most recent posts (3 in each.) It will go: Div 1 -> post 1, post 2, post 3 Div 2 ...
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Select posts with any post_type from database?

I'm trying to select all rows from the database regardless of post type, however when suppressing post_type WP_Query only gets rows with post_type = "post" is there a way to suppress the post_type ...
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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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Query multiple meta key values for template

I am using this template: http://demo.undsgn.com/studiofolio/front-page/ I tried to make some modifications because I need the homepage template to display an excerpt beneath each thumbnail. I copied ...
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Retrieve latest post by multiple categories with ID

I have the categories listed below in my product post type. Category Name: Test 1 ID: 82 Category Name: Test 2 ID: 83 Category Name: Test 3 ID: 84 Category Name: Test 4 ID: 85 Now I want to ...
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Custom Taxonomy List links being re-written

I am trying to show a list of terms from my Job Category. I tried the following: function job_listing_taxonomy_list( $taxonomy,$hide ) { $args = array('order'=>'ASC','hide_empty'=>$hide); ...
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'paged' in wp_query doesn't work

I try to add a code to my wordpress blog show previous posts(in a previous page). I try this code but it don't work: <?php $paged = get_query_var( 'paged' ) ? get_query_var( 'paged' ) : 1; $args = ...
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How to Display Custom Post Type's Gallery (images ) in Through WP_Query

I am trying to load an Image Slider images from a Custom Post Type image Gallery Feature. For example let say I have an Custom Post Type called banner which I can load images to it's Gallery and I ...
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wp query by search in titles only & put the posts in loop

i need to get posts by search in posts title only not search in full post & put the posts in loop to show it in a slider Note : i need to get posts by keyword in title & put it in loop to ...