I'm apparently retarded, and i have a hard time figuring out a simple task as getting all posts with a certain category. I tried:

  • query_posts()
  • New Query()

but im struggling to get something out of them

$args = array(
    'post_type'                     => 'fb',
    'fbcate_category'   => array(35),
    'order'                         => 'DESC', 
    'posts_per_page'                => -1,

$posts_array = new WP_Query($args);

I've tried similar with query_posts(), but I don't get anything out except a empty array of that either.

  • please post complete code. – Abdul Awal Apr 24 '17 at 9:45
  • What do you mean with the complete code? what more do i need to get posts for a specific category? i can throw in all the HTML if you wish, but i dont think you would want all that :) – Mac Apr 24 '17 at 9:52

$blabla = new Query($args); should be $blabla = new WP_Query($args);

UPDATE Your actual code should be something like:

$args = array(
    'post_type'         => 'fb',
    'tax_query'         => array(
            'taxonomy' => 'fbcate_category',
            'field'    => 'id',
            'terms'    => '35',
    'order'             => 'DESC', 
    'posts_per_page'    => -1,

$posts_array = new WP_Query($args);

Where taxonomy is your taxonomy name.

Let me know how it goes.

  • Still returns an empty array :( – Mac Apr 24 '17 at 10:53
  • one more thing. value of cat should be int not an array. so, you need to change that line too – Abdul Awal Apr 24 '17 at 11:18
  • Still not working :( its a custom post and a custom taxonomy, does that matter? – Mac Apr 24 '17 at 11:27
  • Yes, That matters. you need to put value of the post_type as well. It defaults to post . More details about the WP_Query class can be found here. – Abdul Awal Apr 24 '17 at 11:29
  • i have edit'ed op, that brings me some of the posts but not all of them :S – Mac Apr 24 '17 at 11:35

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