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How to list the Hooks and order of execution in current loading page? [duplicate]

I need to know the list of hooks that are called in the current page . How to identify the priority assigned to the action and filters in the action . If i want to remove the default action on word-...
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Which hook runs first(init,... or ???) [duplicate]

For example,any "naked" code, i.e.: IF ($_POST) then...., runs directly, before any WP action. for example, this runs later (even with point 1): add_action('init','my_function',1); I want to ...
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Between functions.php (theme), widgets, and plugins, which is loaded first?

Customer asks if a specific carousel plugin he uses can be widgetized. That means I should create a widget inside functions.php which calls the plugin's function. That means that the plugin's code has ...
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What is the very earliest action hook you can call?

After the solution to this question was to get a function to launch BEFORE the init action is fired by taking the sequence out of its function, it got me thinking, is there any earlier in the WP load ...
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How does WordPress call functions attached to a certain action hook before calling functions attached to other hooks

We know that there is a certain order for the execution of callback functions attached to action hooks. How does WordPress decide which action should be prioritized while executing all the hooks?
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Get a list of ALL Statuses both registered and built-in

I have been searching high and low for a way to get ALL statuses, the built-ins, and the customs registered. But i have only been able to retrieve a few of other registered statuses of an installed ...
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Can wp_script_is used in pluginA check if a script is being enqueued/registered from pluginB?

Can wp_script_is used in pluginA check if a script is being enqueued/registered from pluginB? I have two plugins both of which use Angular. One plugin (pluginA) has angular.min.js being loaded ...
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How to use apply_filters() inside a plugin class?

I'd like themes to be able to alter a default array of data inside a plugin class. It's currently set up like: namespace Example; class Example_Class { private $stuff; public function ...
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How to create a custom taxonomy using a shortcode?

I want to create a custom taxonomy using a shortcode. I don't want to use any plugin. I use this code in my plugin: add_shortcode('taxnomy','project_taxonomy_init'); add_filter( 'widget_text', '...
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Removing parent theme action on pluggable function not working

I'm trying to remove a parent theme's add_action call to a pluggable function, but can't get it to work by calling remove_action() - I have to redeclare the function and just leave it empty. Is this ...
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Is there an action like 'after_register_custom_post_type'?

I'm writing a small plugin for Visual Composer. I need to list all custom post types but I don't know when to call the query to fetch all post types. My plugin gets initialized by after_setup_theme, ...
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Pass $this to function nested in another public function of the same class

I'm building a plugin using the WordPress Plugin Boilerplate by DevinVinson. I'm adding a public shortcode function for wich I will need some resources (js and css), I want to enqueue scripts (that ...
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How do I dequeue js/css at the last possible moment?

I'm trying to dequeue the font-awesome stylesheet included with the ninja forms plugin (because I manually include the latest FA via a CDN). I did this: add_action('wp_enqueue_scripts', function () {...
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How can I add a prefix to titles displayed in sidebar using function.php?

What is the condition / hook to filter the titles displayed in the sidebar? Edit: I actually meant posts titles. Like if there's a widget that displays 5 most recent posts, I want to filter the ...
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