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How to import XML to Wordpress as post and custom fields?

I need to import content (daily) from a xml file into wordpress. I am not looking for a specific answer, and I don't expect someone to write the whole code here, I just need some guidance on how to ...
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Create XML sitemap in wordpress

This question has already been asked before, however, I cannot reply to those comments because I am a new user. Therefore, I will post my question here. I am trying to create a XML sitemap for my ...
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Convert javascript running xml files to wordpress platform

I have a website I want to convert over to the wordpress platform. On the existing site I use some javascript to pull in images and text from xml files. Can I still get this to work in a wordpress ...
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Adapting a php array to WordPress

The guys over at the other Stackoverflow said I should post this here. I've been reading and tweaking code for three days and can't figure this out, because I'm new to php. The developer that wrote ...
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Import XML automatically every X days

I found this article. I'm not yet able to automatically import from an existing file... From here what I have to do for loading a sample.xml and using articles to user id#1? I'm a noob... How can I ...
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Retrieve Plugin Settings and insert into XML string

Apologies for any confusion as I'm completely out of my depth here: I've been trying to write a plugin which will send form data as XML to a CRM using SOAP. The basic plugin works fine, but I would ...
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What method should I use to store my plugin data (multi level menus with options on each item)

So the background on my plugin - it generates taxonomy/term filters to give you a filtering system similar to what you'd see on NewEgg where you filter your results by category/manufacturer/other ...
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Pagination options using xml data instead of database?

Working on a custom plugin. I have an XML file containing over 500 items I need to make available for posting at the client's discretion. The client wants to share this plugin among a small group of ...
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Make posts automatically from an Online XML file through wp cron job

I want to import posts from a RSS feed using the WP Cron API. Here is the link to the XML Feed. I activated different Feed Aggregator wordpress plugin but it gives error. Problem: FeedWordPress ...
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Moving 2 wordpress sites to one

I am working on 2 different wordpress blogs into one new domain! I used the Tools->Export to get the xml file and also chose the option to include files and attachments as I wanted to move all the ...
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Receive error exception using xampp with wordpress

I have this php function in xampp server using php 5.5, using a live server with php 5.3 I get no error. The error says Fatal error: Uncaught exception 'Exception' with message 'String could not ...
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Plugin or advice on how to parse XML in real-time?

I am working on a project for my university basketball team. During each game their statistics software will create an XML file and update it mid-game with player statistics, shots, etc. What I ...
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How to re-Import the WordPress XML file after editing?

I have exported all my content to WordPress XML file via WordPress>Tools>Export as I needed to edit 300 posts at a time. Now, my concern is how to re import the file to override the default one? By ...
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Export xml use/import images from theme directory

Is it possible to create demo.xml for a theme that when imported into fresh theme installation will use/import images from theme directory folder (e.g. theme/images/demo) rather than import media from ...
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special XML to wordpress posts

I've got a difficult one: One of our customers have lots of XML files and wants to be created as posts for SEO reasons. How can I import XML and convert them to posts automatically? I've seen ...
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How to make an xml file (just the xml file) available at a specific url?

I'm trying to include an xml file in my WP site where you could go to a url, much like this one: www.example.com/somepage/anotherpage/thefile.xml and view "thefile.xml" - no header, no footer, just ...
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When importing posts to a new site if XML file has postmeta not setup on new server what happens?

I have a few XML exports from one domain, and all the posts have postmeta which no longer exists on the new domain. An example is <wp:post_parent>70</wp:post_parent> The new domain has no ...
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Query posts and return XML

Here is the short and sweet of what I am hoping to do. I would like to have a way for external websites to query mine using a game title and they would get an XML back that contains the text of the ...
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Get Post ID as a separate RSS feed item

I am looking for a way to display or echo each post ID within my RSS feed. Basically when I access my RSS feed site, I get the following XML items: <title>, <link>, <comments>, ...
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Problems with Wordpress Import

I have a VPS hosting account with Web Fusion and am migrating one of my Wordpress sites to it. The Wordpress export file is about 29 MB. At first i encountered an Internal Server Error after ...
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Importing wordpress. xml file on new installation

I am trying to move a wordpress installation to a new server. I usualy create a new database using phpmyadmin on the new server, import the sql file from the old server, then install wordpress but ...
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Work with xml file and Wordpress

by a URL that generate an XML page, example: http://thegamesdb.net/api/GetGame.php?id=2 how can import it in Wordpress site with mapped request custom field? thanks Stew
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Import Wordpress xml file larger than 8mb

I'm trying to import a xml file (from a previous wordpress theme) into a new wordpress theme. The problem is that the xml file is 46mb much bigger than the wordpress 8mb limit. Anyone have any ...
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How to import Theme Unit Test on localhost

I am a total beginner with WP and struggle to import this xml file. Tools->Import->WordPress and here I am asked for Hostname, FTP Username, FTP Password and Connection Type. I am on local mashine... ...
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Xml output not places where i want

I have a script that checks status (daily with cron) of some sites and write result in a xml document. Xml is like this : <?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?> <xml> <sites> ...
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How to add featured image or custom field to xml feed?

I already tried the plugins RSS Manager, Add featured image to RSS feed and Featured Image In Rss Feed. But all they do is add the image inside the <description> attribute of the xml feed. ...
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Import Wordpress XML File from Within Functions.php

I am developing a theme which has a different method of adding in content and so, the default install of Wordpress won't show any content because of this. I was wondering if it is possible to ...
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add conditionals to a displayed external xml feed

I found the following code online and customized it to pull the xml feeds from our online calendar software and display event information on several different WP pages. function otpl_add_class_feed() ...
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How can I get an XML export of my 1K+ posts WordPress instance?

I'd like to export my database to XML because the import script to my new blog already supports getting data from that. A database backup or wordpress clone is not that useful in this case. The ...
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Import External XML

I don't know where to start with this one. I would like to create custom post type which will list properties on clients website. I would like those properties being feed from another ...
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Importing from XML is ignoring serialized custom field

I have been trying to import something into a custom field using the WordPress Import tool but it seems to be leaving the custom field empty in the database. ...
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Wordpress Feed Error [closed]

When you access mysite's feed you get the error message shown below. I've checked my functions.php file that no have any extra space on bottom end of file. error on line 1 at column 6: XML ...
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Importing WordPress Attachments Into Custom Directories In wp-content/uploads/

I am hoping that someone can shed light on this problem I am trying to solve, even if simply changing my thought process as to how I could solve this. I am importing a custom CakePHP based CMS web ...
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How to process shortcodes in XML-RPC

Firstly, I know that XML-RPC is designed to send out the raw post data, but I need it to expand shortcodes out. I don't use it for posting so it won't be an issue there, but there are services that ...
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How to get a Google maps SQL->XML->map marker tutorial to work in WordPress

I have been trying to figure out what is wrong with my code for a couple days now, and I can't seem to crack it. I am trying to follow this tutorial I tried all three of the suggested methods to ...
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What is the required format for importing posts into Wordpress?

I have several posts in an Microsoft Excel file (.csv/.xls). I want to know the appropriate format of the file to import into Wordpress.com. Note: I do not need help to convert the csv format into ...
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How to create import option for xml

I want to put in theme admin page an option for demo content XML. This option should offer the possibility to switch between Demo Content and Default WordPress installation content. If I select ...
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Attach images to posts using custom fields (just paths to images already upld)

I'm setting up a real estate website, which i make listings using a custom post type 'listings' in which I have multiples metaboxes for beds, baths, and all other informations. I use a plugin to ...
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How to import data from another website using an API link?

I have an API link ($content bellow), and I need to display the content fetched from this link in the dashboard. I don't have slightest idea how to do this. if( !class_exists( ...
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Embedded Feed Update

I am trying to embed a feed on my site. The plugin I am using is called Hungry Feed. I have the feed properly embedded and everything seems to be working except one thing. The feed updates... How ...
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How do I Import an RSS feed as Wordpress posts without duplicates?

I have an XML feed url I am now using this code to create new Custom Post Type Posts from an rss feed in my functions.php file: /* | ...
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Create plugin/function to catch XML-data via Shortcode

I need to display data from an XML-file inside Wordpress posts, and I want to use shortcodes to do it. I have this XML-file witch I need to get the data from; ...
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Hook for URL request

I would like to make XML files downloadable, instead of allowing the browser to displaying them inline. I know I can use the Content-Disposition: attachment HTTP header (of course, better solutions ...
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Post processing of uploaded file

When a file with the .xml extension has been uploaded on my blog (via the Add Media uploader) I would like to automatically replace some attributes. For example, if I upload a file with this content: ...
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I'm think I've found a bug with JetPack 1.7 [closed]

There are dozens of other WP installs on the same server, subject to the same ModSec rules, and none of them has a problem. This is the only WP install that has jetpack installed and it only occurs ...
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What server settings are required to import WordPress XML file

I am trying to import my site using the WordPress import XML page. My XML file is 7mb so when I try to import it I receive a "500 Internal Server Error" page. I read some other posts and tried using ...
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How to update post meta with xml data

I am trying to get this to work, but it doesn't. What is wrong? $tutorgeocodesrc = "http://where.yahooapis.com/geocode?location=" . urlencode($tutoraddressfull) . "&appid=..."; $tutorgeocode = ...
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parse XML from URL (via SOAP)

I am attempting to build out a dashboard widget that will perform a validation check on a site RSS feed using the W3 Validator. Their API docs (http://feed2.w3.org/docs/soap.html) provide the method. ...
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Using WPDB to output raw XML fails because of wp-blog-header.php

I'm coding a plugin. One particular file of this plugin is supposed to pull data from the plugin's custom DB table, and output it with minimal processing as raw XML. The problem is, to get the WPDB ...
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How to add post featured image to RSS item tag?

I am able to add a post featured image to the RSS feed like so: function insertThumbnailRSS($content) { global $post; if(has_post_thumbnail($post->ID)){ $content = ...