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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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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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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 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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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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How to show page content in feed?

I want to show the whole content of every page in feed .I search for it and found some plugin but I could not solve my problem. I want when I enter http://swissaudio.com/craftsmanship/feed it ...
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How can I keep the content of my pages version controlled?

We have a WordPress-based website that provides documentation to our REST API. Since our API is constantly changing, so is the documentation. However, we would like to keep the documentation version ...
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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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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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Get Post ID by Content

I am trying to get a post ID by it's post content. I have a custom post type of 'membership' which has post_content that looks like this... {"member_id":33} I am trying to get the ID of this post ...
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use query string in URL to display content on the page

I'd like to say something on my page based on what page the person got there from. I can set up the link to that page to be: www.example.com/page?parameter=myparameter Is there a way I can access ...
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if the post has content

I am setting up a one page WordPress site. I am getting some pages listed in my site that does not have content. For example, I will get the empty blog page as well as the blog template. So I thought ...
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remove <p> tags from the_content

I've got a post format of Image, and I am running into an issue where the image is being wrapped by a <p> tag. I want to get rid of that tag (specifically on the single.php version) of those ...
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What's the Best Way to Structure a Multi-Content Blog?

A Little Background I've been running a blog for 4 years that discusses just about anything I feel like writing. My car, backpacking trips, my church, marketing strategy, WordPress code, movies I ...
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How to Handle Distributed Development Workflow

I'm trying to come up with a workflow for two (right now) people. One of whom will be doing theme work and another who will be writing content. We are not co-located are will not be anytime soon. The ...
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Where to hook into post content?

Which hook or filter is used to edit the post content before the_content filter is applied to it. For instance, if I wanted to add Hello World, as the first text in every post.
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Extract image from content and set it as the featured image

The problem: I'm posting from the Wordpress iPhone app. When adding an image, the image shows up in the description itself, which I don't like. What I'm trying to do: Remove the image from the ...
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Get entire page content (generated HTML in browser)

I'm looking for a filter that provides the full page generated in WordPress - including the head section with meta tags, body, styling and dynamic content. the_content() and the_excerpt() do work only ...
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Get content from one page and show it on another page

So, I've been googling and reading and testing and failing. I'm fairly new to php, so don't expect to much :) I'm working on a new design, and I want to show content from the about page on my ...
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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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Editing Complex Pages in Visual Mode

This might be a stupid question, and maybe I've missed some best practices thing, but I've been having this problem with clients using sites on WordPress. Let's say we have a fairly complex page that ...
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Get ID of a page containing secondary loop in content

I am trying to get the ID (outside of loop) of a page which have a loop of another CPT within its content using a shortcode. If I do a print_r of get_queried_object(), all I get the args used to ...
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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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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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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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Content generator for development site [closed]

Does anybody knows good plugin which can generate dummy posts/tags/categories/users and write dummy comments? I want to generate some content on my development (localhost) site.
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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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How to move wp-content (or uploads) outside of the Wordpress directory

I am trying to move the wp-content directory outside of the wordpress directory and hitting all kinds of weird problems. Even though http://codex.wordpress.org/Editing_wp-config.php#Moving_wp-...
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Multiple content areas per page

I’m having a complex content issue. Each page can have multiple sections (unknown number), each section can have multiple containers, each container can have multiple content blocks (either 1, 2 or 3)....
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Neither the_excerpt() nor the_content() works properly?

I'm wondering what should be used in index.php (post listing page): the_excerpt() or the_content()? Twenty Thirteen uses the_content() but this prints entire content unless <!--more--> exists ...
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Presentation vs Content in WP DB-Tables

Presentation vs Content in WP DB-Tables Is there a clean separation between the WP tables involved with presentation vs content? I would like to take my time working up presentation changes, such ...
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Split content into multiple columns using more tag?

First of, this is pretty much an exact duplicate of: Split columns into three+ divs? But the given solution does not work (returns blank). I'm guessing it collides with qTranslate which adds some ...
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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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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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How can you make sure authors' posts are longer than 250 words?

I'm making a website that authors can sign up to and write articles. However I don't want low quality posts submitted. So, firstly I want the posts to be not empty and to be longer than 250 words. ...
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Multiple areas of dynamic content in a page

I am new in Wordpress and what I really can't find how to do is the following: I have a new Page created from the CMS. This pages have different modules with text. Take for example this template http:/...
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Strategy for handling hierarchical pages with empty parent content

Let assume I have the following page structure /about-us (used as a parent holder only) /about-us/history (real page) /about-us/team (real page) /about-us/industry (real page) There is no content in ...
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What is the best way to include a widget in a Page?

I am setting up a new WordPress blog and would like to include a widget in the content of a Page. I found some forums describing PHP hacks which appeared to apply to older versions. With WordPress 3.0....
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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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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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JSON not valid after json_encode posts

I'm having problems saving JSON in a custom table in my database. I pull some posts (+ connected posts) from the database and add them to an array. This is a part of my array: array(2) { ["post"]...
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Have multiple local wordpress installs share a wp-content folder and database

On my local machine, I have multiple wordpress versions installed so I can test the themes and plugins I develop. I was wondering if I could somehow create a central wp-content folder and database, ...
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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 impact if i ignore title and content in my custom post types CPT?

I am using CPTs (with PODS) and i need to "ignore" in "supports" the title and content. I have no problem to alter the columns in the admin manage CPT list. Also i understand that the standard ...
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how load content as pop-up using ajax

There's a way to use ajax to load the content from single.php or a custom .php like ajax-single.php like this page does it: https://yellowimages.com/all/objects/apparel-mockups/ also like them show ...
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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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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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What is a good way to present templated content in WordPress?

I'd like to be able to add a template for a page that will present pages with similar data in the same style. For example, I want to be able to create a "Person Profile" template so that all personal ...
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How do I make certain areas editable?

I'm new to wordpress and I'm currently converting an HTML/CSS site I made to wordpress to make it easier for my client to edit it from the admin panel. I have provided 3 screenshots and I'll refer to ...
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Pinterest Integration Using functions.php

I use a theme to build an portfolio. I´d like to add an pinterest "pin-it button" into the fuctions.php: Facebook, Google+ an Twitter were done, just the pinterest won´t work. Can´t found the the ...