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Best practices for localizing WordPress content?

A client asked for a blog that will have localized content (i.e. en.blogname.com for English content, fr.blogname.com for French content, etc). Being new to building such a blog, we recently ...
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What methods to use to create small, editable pieces of text for static pages?

For many of the sites I do for clients, the designers will make pages with small pieces of text in various places. For example, the home page will have a headline, a tagline, and a small box with ...
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Add default content to post (for specific category)

I'm trying to add some default content to my posts using this code in my functions.php: add_filter( 'default_content', 'my_editor_content' ); function my_editor_content( $content ) { $content = "My ...
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append_content help

i have a function in my plugin append_the_content($content) this is used to display my function inside the post, but it is coming before the post, i want to make it after the post, for this i tried ...
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Stop Wordpress Wrapping Images In A “P” Tag

I have searched high and low for a simple solution to this, but to no avail. Wordpress keeps on wrapping my images in p tags and because of the eccentric nature of the layout for a site I am working ...
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Get the content of a specific page (by ID)

I have the following front-page template made: In place of those large Lorem Ipsum blocks, I need to show an "excerpt" from a specific page to fill that box (a certain number of characters). How ...
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Edit the_content function

I want to edit the default function the_content(). I know i can add_filter('the_content', 'with_my_function') but im having trouble outputting the old content with mine. Heres an example of what im ...
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Host wp-content on other domain, much like a CDN

Would it be possible to host wp-content on another domain, so that all the uploads and images would go and load from there? If so, how would I go about configuring wordpress to do this, preferably ...
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How can I clear oEmbed caches for YouTube on posts as they are loaded

I have a site with tons of posts hundreds/thousands of which have YouTube videos embedded. Most use the default [embed]youtube_url[embed] format and the actual embed code is stored in the oEmbed ...
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Stop WordPress automatically adding <br> tags to post content

Is there a way to stop WordPress from automatically inserting <br> tags when adding returns in the WordPress text editor. I would like for it to behave more like a code editor where I can ...
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Best way to eliminate xmlrpc.php?

What is a best way to eliminate xmlrpc.php file from WordPress when you don't need it?
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I want to have my custom field use HTML, how do I do that?

I want to have my custom field use HTML, how do I do that in such a way that I can use a rich text editor to view the content?
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Show content after the first and second paragraph

The function below is used to show certain content after the first paragraph. I would like to show 'content X' after the 1st paragraph and 'content Y' after 2nd paragraph. <?php $paragraphAfter= 1;...
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Total word count for posts by one author

How can I get a total word count of one author's posts? I would like to be able to see what the total word count of their output is, summed across all of their posts (ideally with a breakdown by ...
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Recommended Books on WordPress for Management and non-Developers?

I've had a few non-technical clients have a tough time with WordPress' admin UI. One of them asked me today if there were any books that could help someone like him - someone who is only concerned ...
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Import and replace existing page/post content

Is there any way to import a basic, exported Wordpress content XML file and have it replace the existing content? What I'm trying to do is synch up two instances of a site (development and staging ...
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What is the best / efficient way to get WordPress content by post id and why?

I just wanted to get WordPress content by post id. I found the following three ways to get WordPress content by post id. (All the following ways I found on this site.) Method 01: $content_post = ...
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Is there un-wp_autop function?

I have a problem with WP that need your help. Some of my posts have content that was applied "wp_autop" filters already. This filter turned all double break lines into <p> tag. I want to the ...
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How to limit post content and remove image caption from it

I am using this function to limit the content in my themes. But the problem is whenever I call the function, it also displays the image caption. I want to remove the image caption when calling ...
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Is there a way to trigger an automatic import of a WP backup on creation of a new WP multisite site?

I have a WP backup file of sample content I use when I set up a new site on my WP multisite install (I use it for theme dev work for clients). Is there a way to trigger the import function to fire ...
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Make WordPress size and name images for Retina.js

I'm a huge fan of the way retina.js works for high pixel density displays. Essentially, when it's loading image assets (via <img> or css image) it will check if there's a @2x suffix version of ...
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Hiding posts and pages in panel

I found out this code and works ok for hide pages in admin page listing, but I need someway to do this to thousand pages: add_action( 'pre_get_posts' ,'hide_pages_87ff65f5f' ); function ...
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Hide content-box on specific pages (in admin)?

Is this possible to do somehow? In some pages i use a custom box plugin and i don't need to show the content box on some of those pages. Is it possible to hide it by page template? Or ID if template ...
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Load post content into div with ajax

I'm currently using <!––nextpage––> to split my content into multiple pages. This is what my example post content looks like: <a href="http://linktopage.com/2/"><img src="blah1.jpg" ...
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How can I add a default description to uploaded files?

Is there a way to add a default description for media files as soon as they are uploaded to WordPress? Specifically, I want to modify the code here to extract the text from PDF files and include it ...
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How to remove Nextpage tag inside posts text depending of utm_campaign

Is it possible to remove "nextpage" tag inside posts text depending of utm_campaign ? Depending of where my visitors are comming from, I want to remove the <!--nextpage--> of my post. I am ...
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Wordpress function/template tag to get first n words of the content

OK, this might be a duplicate, I was just unable to put my idea in proper search terms, sorry for that! Is there a built-in function or template tag to get the first n words of the content? I mean ...
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Is there a way to share content amongst wordpress sites

We have a set of five health blogs which have been running for about six months. Other than using the same theme (styled slightly differently for each one), they are currently completely separate. We ...
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Programmatically inserting page breaks

Is there a way to add a page break in WordPress programmatically? I'm trying to do this within a PHP loop that goes inside a post as a widget, it generates information that it gets from YELP through ...
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Bulk move (or copy) from a custom field to the post content?

I need to move (or copy) the contents of a custom field into the main post body, replacing any existing content. I need to do this for a few hundred posts...Is there a quick way of doing this? I can ...
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How to add text to comment form #content textarea?

I have a plugin that does validation on user submitted comments. When validation fails, I want to redirect them back to the comment form, and have their comment still appear in the comment box, so ...
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How to change featured content to a different tag in Wordpress Twenty Fourteen?

In twenty fourteen theme, we’d like to know how to change the features content tag. Currently it’s set as featured. Now, we would like to know how to code this for different page templates. We ...
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How to just show first line of content

is it possible to show only the first line of content <?php the_content(); ?> or alternative only content between <b>text</b>?
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Save metabox checkboxes values to custom content type

I'm trying to save checkboxes values to categories for custom content type. I have printed the values of the IDs, the array with checkboxes values and all looks good, but at the end, the values doesn'...
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Reapproval for edits and deletion after post is published

I regularly have guest authors who post one or more articles on a non specific schedule. So I provide them with permanent contributor accounts to avoid the hassle of making them accounts and deleting ...
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Paragraphs removed when using get_post_custom()?

I'm using a custom field plugin called Advanced Custom Fields to create custom fields, but i don't think that's what's causing the problem. When i fetch the custom fields from a template using ...
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Hide parts of the post content on the home page

I have a post that contains a video (or a slider) and some text. Is it possible to hide the text on the home page, but still display the rest? How would I do that?
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Wordpress tinymce prints empty P tag and break html format

I'm raising this problem because I don't find a latest answer and the problem still exist to me. I'm running wordpress 4.2.2 with x theme when I'm editing the content via WP default editor (tinymce). ...
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Take excerpt of the content of the post and send it as the title to create new post

Explaining my goal: I would create the title by taking the first words of the post content. Ex: In the Admin interface would be the title field blank and the first 10 words of content would be sent as ...