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What is the purpose of having a token in cookies?

WordPress utilizes cookies for better security, and I've been trying to understand how exactly this could make a WordPress website more secure, and I found this article . There's a pretty decent ...
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Login again after profile update

I am trying to update user profile from front. On submit of the profile form this is my php code: wp_set_password( $password, $user_ID ); wp_update_user( array( 'ID' => $user_ID, 'user_email' ...
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Where are $current_user->allcaps set?

I recently found a problem with WP in which even the admin has no permission to get to anything on /wp-admin/. Oddly enough, when I compared the $current_user->allcaps to those on a normal site, I ...
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Set post to unpublished after one week depending on condition

I have a post type with a custom field checkbox. If this checkbox is checked and the post is published, I want to unpublish when one week has passed since last modified date. How would I go about ...
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Custom and browser agent logging in wordpress

I wanted to log browser agent, screen size, timezone (including current system time). This is my first go at any web server (wordpress is my first install). I wanted to do this without plugins by ...
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Host frontpage via example.com and everything else via example.com/blog

I've assigned a page as frontpage which will be available via example.com. All the other pages should be below the /blog. For example: Main-page: example.com All posts: example.com/blog Single Blog ...
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I am getting allowed memory exhausted in wp-db.php

Today I checked my error_log and found these errors in it. PHP Fatal error: Allowed memory size of 176160768 bytes exhausted (tried to allocate 5290845 bytes) in ...
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Admin wp_ajax hook returning 0

I've done some research but I can't seem to find the correct answer so I'm hoping someone can give me a hand. I'm attempting to use the wp_ajax hook in the admin section. The functionality should be ...
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AJAXIFY WordPress Theme Frontend menu

I have the next code in my functions.php add_action('wp_enqueue_scripts', 'my_frontendscript'); function my_frontendscript() { //registering script wp_register_script('frontendscript', ...
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WP Query to have sticky posts first, with pagination and having a joint 'posts per page' arg with main loop

I am building a Wordpress site and have come to a bit of a wall while using a WP_Query, it started out quite simple but then sticky posts got thrown into the mix and it's becoming a bit harder to ...
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Adding a metabox on a CPT's submenu page

I have a custom post type registered and a submenu page for some admin actions for the CPT. This page has some items listed in a WP table. I want to add a meta box just below those items. This is ...
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How to find a post using XML-RPC without knowing ID

I'm using the following function to retrieve individual posts from an external server using the WordPress XML-RPC Post API: public function get_post() {      include("lib/xmlrpc.inc"); ...
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Add fields to the WordPress media uploader

I am trying to add an URL field to the WordPress media uploader using following code: /** * Add an URL field to gallery attachments * * @param $form_fields array, fields to include in attachment ...
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Wordpress problematic caching

I am looking at ways to optimize the speed of a Wordpress website and found that there is a css file containing a ridiculous amount of useless css and was contributing to the site's very slow loading ...
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Open the attachment details modal

The newer versions of WordPress, and possibly older ones, open an attachment details modal window when an image is selected in the media library. Is there a way that I can open this modal on a ...
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Upgrading Across Multiple Versions

Codex's recommendations on Upgrading Across Multiple versions says: If you plan on upgrading across more than two major releases, please consider upgrading incrementally to avoid potential ...
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How does the “authentication unique keys and salts” feature work?

I'm trying to find some information on how the authentication keys and salts work in WordPress, but unfortunately I wasn't able to find anything useful. All I got is that the keys should be random, ...
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Post Count for Categories, however not to calculate a total

Normally this is how the category widget works. Fruits (15) - Apples (7) - Oranges (3) - Grapes (5) Apples, Oranges and Grapes contains posts, however nothing in Fruits. Lets assume that Fruits ...
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How do I include pre-installed images in a theme?

If I made a theme or converted an HTML one into Wordpress, how do I include images so that they sort of come pre-installed with the theme? Is there a way to do it by pre-programming it or the only ...
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Prevent wordpress from updating language files

I would like to prevent wordpress from updating language files in languages folder. Not only in case of automatic updates, but also in case of manual ones. I have tried few solutions including change ...
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How to compare two posts including their meta fields on a scalable base?

I have set up a wordpress in a way that posts can be cloned and be altered by a different author. whenever this is the case, i want the administrator to be notified via an additional tab in the ...
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Gallery images stored elsewhere (preferably Google Drive)

I host client galleries on my website using the standard WP gallery but the disk space costs a lot this way. I was wondering if there's a way to show pictures in a gallery that are loaded from ...
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Slow WP_Query with 'OR' on meta_query

Essentially, I'm trying to query using a filter for the args being fed into WP_Query() like so: public function filter_wp_query( $args, $template_slug ) { $args['post_type'] = ...
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How to Create a Subscribeable News Feed?

I am working on a subscribeable feed for my WP site, but I have little knowledge in PHP/storing items in a database. Here is what I need it to do: -You register for an account and you are taken to ...
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Keep getting update notifcations despite there is nothing to update

Seems like this issue persists no matter how many times I update. As I enter my dashboard almost 100% of the times I get a notification on a WordPress update. It also shows at the bottom of the page. ...
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How to integrate Facebook Share button without code?

We are using this code for Facebook share button. We placed this code in our functions.php But we are getting pagenot found in fb share popup window. How to fix this issue. <span ...
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Fire on widgets_init only on dashboard

I have an interesting issue. I need to launch an action on widgets_init, but ONLY on the WordPress Dashboard. So I can't use dashboard related hooks, because they fire too late; it has to be on ...
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Include related custom fields from one post type in another post type's JSON feed

I have a custom post type called Offers, and in this post type is a custom field called Store, which is a relationship field type to another custom post type Stores. This has been created using the ...
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Custom widget with WYSIWYG

I am developing a Custom Widget and i want to add a textarea with WYSIWYG editor in my widget setting . Any idea or suggestions ?? Thanks.
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Default Link for TinyMCE “Add Link”

How can I set a default value for the "Add Link" function of the TinyMCE editor so when you press the button the URL will already be set to a predefined value, e.g. "http://www.google.com"?
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How to update post meta on uploaded image from a custom form?

I have a custom PHP submission form wherein if I submit the form the entry will be created as a custom post. I am able to update post meta boxes for textareas and input fields but can't get uploaded ...
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Pull request in Wordpress repository?

I have to translate a theme adding translation files (.mo and .po). After it, I would like to contribute adding such translation to the theme repository. Is there any kind of pull request in ...
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How to change permalink to include custom post type

Is there a way to add custom post type to permalinks with a plugin or otherwise? This is what I am trying to accomplish: mysite.com/projects/food/burgerking mysite.com/projects/wine/cherryvineyard ...
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Add Custom Post Type of specific Custom Taxonomy to regularly blog loop

I want to add a CPT to be shown in the blog. I figured out that I can use the filter hook pre_get_post to get the query object and I can modify it. However just adding another post type to the loop is ...
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Comments not nesed with custom template

I have a custom template for to show my comments. For some reason, there are not nested while looking in the back-end of Wordpress, I see that some comments have a parent. They are simply displayed ...
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Meta Queries - should nesting work after WP 4.1?

I have a rather huge meta_query here and it hangs at execution: browser just won't load the page, it goes on loading ... As far as I know this should work after WP 4.1 (I have it). Also tried ...
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mysql_real_escape_string() vs. esc_sql() in WordPress

Does mysql_real_escape_string() and esc_sql() in WordPress both do the same thing? I tried the following: $fetch_row='<p>And again for single posts</p>' echo mysql_real_escape_string( ...
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how to determine we are in add new custom post type or edit custom post type

I have created custom post type and made the form to add custom fields in custom post using add_meta_boxes action. actually in my custom post type i have employee_id which is next number in the ...
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why this media query is not working / not loading when I put it in child theme?

I am trying to create a separate style sheet for responsive behavior in a site. my folder structure: magzine/style.css magazine-child/style.css magazine-child/responsive.css Magazine is my theme ...
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How to make own crop image function for WordPress plugin

I am working on a plugin, in plugin i create an upload meta fields for images to upload one or more images. Its working perfectly and in plugin settings i gave options to users that they set images ...
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Mirror content based on URL slug

I have a training site that manages the same content across several branded versions. examples: .com/product-name-a .com/re-brand1/product-name-a .com/re-brand2/product-name-a Where all 3 are ...
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How to get an event to fire using Google Tag Manager for the wordpress audio player?

I am trying to track when people listen to audio I have embeded on a wordpress site via the wordpress [audio] player. I looked at the source code and inspect element of the play button and there is ...
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Two different “Home” items in custom menus dashboard section

Following the WP documentation, I created a page named "Home" and set it as the Front Page of my website. But now I have 2 different "home" items in custom menus: one corresponding to my new page, and ...
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Thumbnails of same size with different crop

Is there any way to generate thumbnails of the same dimensions, but with a different crop? I want to do something like: add_image_size( 'thumbnail_top', 360 , 180 , array ('center', 'top') ); ...
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WordPress development using Docker - how to share directories?

I normally use vagrant (VVV or bedrock flavours) for local WordPress development. But I want to learn how to use Docker. I've installed it with Boot2Docker, ran Docker and learned how to pull images ...
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How to make an author archive only for certain user role and show related CPT

Scenario I made a CPT where I'm taking the stakeholder's ID as a custom field. All the stakeholders are actually a WordPress' Registered User with a different role stakeholders - because at some ...
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Why does my site often display 404 on subpages?

About once or twice a week, my site will display a 404 page on everything but the home page. The simple fix has been to change the Permalinks settings to "Default" and then back to "Post Name" and it ...
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More Fields Required For Password protect page

There is only Password field is available for protect the page/post. I have to required more fields like: Email, User ID Number and Password. How can i add more fields in the password protected form. ...
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Nginx — Wordpress multisite with root folder in own directory

I have my Wordpress files in a directory called wed. I also have the following rewrite rules in my Nginx config: if (!-e $request_filename){ rewrite /wp-admin$ $scheme://$host$uri/ last; ...
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Show top level comments ordered by number of replies

I am trying to modify the comment loop initiated by wp_list_comments to change the order they are returned. Specifically I have 2 levels enabled on my comments (top level and replies), and I want to ...

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