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Order by custom field date?

I've created a category "Expire Soon" and i want to insert and sort the posts by custom field "expiration_date". I use this code but the posts are sorted by custom field "expiration_date" but not by ...
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the_date() not working

I am using wordpress 3.2 and I did a query post like this: <?php query_posts("posts_per_page=1post=type&page=post_parent=10");?> Then I try to echo out the date of this post I queried like ...
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How to get posts published between a date and today?

Is it a way to get posts published between a date and today with query_posts() ? Example : All posts published since 2012-04-01 Thanks EDIT : How to add the filter date on this Query Posts ? ...
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Custom Post Type Archives by Year & Month?

How do you display the archives of a Custom Post Type by Year & Month?
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How to sort CPT by custom meta value (date), and return posts month by month

For future reference: I am using the great Meta Box Plugin to help expedite meta box creation for my custom post types. My goal: To build a highly customizable events section closely resembling a ...
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How to order posts of a custom post type by date DESC in dashboard Admin?

I created a new post type named "Video". When I create post for the post type, posts is ordered by title ASC. Is it possible to order posts by date DESC please ? register_post_type('Videos', array(...
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Permalinks using event date (year & month) instead of publication date

The site http://www.bikefun.org is live and working, but the permalinks are not quite right. It is an event calendar site. Events are stored as a custom post type "bf_events", with dates stored as ...
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Preventing 404 error on empty date archive

On a date archive page when no posts exist (for that date) WordPress throws across to the 404 page. Is there a way to make WordPress continue to use the original archive instead of the 404. That way ...
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Archive listing of posts by publish year (multiple years)

I have an archive page showing all blog posts (in a specific category). With a growing number of posts, I want to separate these by publish year. For example (simplified), I'd like the following: ...
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Date comparison : which date format?

I have a CPT for events. I need to display future events for people to register, while hiding past events. What is the easiest date format for both (1) entering date when creating new event and (2) ...
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Post doesn't show date if there's another post with the same date

I have custom post type "press." and made a page template the queries posts of that type. The posts are supposed to show their published date, but if there are more than one posts with the same date, ...
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Display user registration date

I want to show user registration date like Member since: 15,dec 2012. I have a code <?php echo date("M Y", strtotime(get_userdata(get_current_user_id( ))->user_registered)); ?> but it ...
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The purpose of the post_date_gmt?

Why do we have 2 date fields in the wp_posts? What's the purpose of the post_date_gmt? When does storing the greenwich time get handy?
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Query date in wordpress loop

I currently have a custom post type called 'events'. I created this from a tutorial here http://tatiyants.com/how-to-use-wordpress-custom-post-types-to-add-events-to-your-site/. I want to query the ...
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featuring old articles without messing up with the archive

This is all about featuring content in WP. Say, you got 1000's of posts that you accumulated over the years and each has their own original ( and true ) post dates. And now you want to feature them ...
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Order by custom field date with ASC order

I've found several similar question but none of them explains why the below is giving me nothing with ASC order. It works with DESC. Basically it's a query that should list posts where the custom ...
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How to integrate get_post_time with date_i18n function?

I have date format and would like to translate to another language with date_i18n function how can I integrate with get_post_time here is my code : $time = get_post_time('F j, Y', true,$newspost['ID']...
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Unable to select an old date in wordpress

I am unable to set the year below 1899 for a post. If i set year below 1899 it is set to the current year automatically. I have purchased the Timeline theme and asked in their support forum. They ...
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using wp_update_post on save_post

im trying to update a posts date (-1 year), when you hit update. but it causes an infinite loop. any other ways of doing this? thanks. function change_year($post_id, $post){ if ( $post->...
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Schedule event every second thursday of the month

I'm working on an email system and they want it automated to send out emails every second thursday of the month. I've got the PHP sorted out and ready to fire a callback to send the emails, but I'm a ...
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Query between dates using Date Picker fields

I'm looking to replace an events plugin that i have on my website currently. We realize we don't need a full blown calendar and things like that, we just need to be able to enter in Events with a ...
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How to get date for each post?

I'm using the following to get the date of each post: while (have_posts()) : the_post(); //some html <li class="icon-date"><?php the_date('Y-m-d');?></li> <li class="icon-time"&...
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How to get the post publish date outside the loop?

I need to pull out the post publish date in order to make the post post auto expire. The thing is I can't get the right publish date. Here is my code: global $wpdb; $post_ids = $wpdb->...
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How to get post creation date?

I suppose getting the first revision of a particular post and get the date, right ? How to do that?
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Date query for a custom meta field

I would like to use something similar to the following date_query but I would like to use some custom meta fields instead of the existing post columns. For example instead of post_date_gmt I would ...
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How can I hide posts that are over 2 years old

I want to apply a rule to my site that filters out all blog posts that are over 2 years old. I see some solutions that involve manually putting posts into a category and hiding the category but I ...
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How to display an icon when a new post is published and then remove it when a specific time past?

Every time i publish a new post i want to display an icon like a badge (NEW) and after a specific time it will disappear. Lets say i publish a new post and i want to display that it is a new post. So ...
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Modify Date Format to German

I basically need to change the date format to german date format all over the WordPress site and I succeed it by changing the date time settings from the WordPress admin panel. Settings » General :...
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XML export posts from one single day

How to export all posts from one single day. I've tried Tools > Export > Post. But problem is that there's only monthly backup, not date-wise as in "only 5th July 2015". How can I achieve this?
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Why my uploaded picture was loaded into /uploads/2015/02 not /uploads/2016/01?

Today is 2016-01-01 in my console. date Fri Jan 1 14:24:04 CST 2016 Now I write an article attached a photo which is taken today and publish it today. I found that the URL of the photo was ...
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Get date of last update outside of loop

I'm trying to figure out how to display the date that a post was last updated outside of the loop. I'm able to display the published date using get_the_time() but there doesn't seem to be a "loopless" ...
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Arrange Posts By Date In Order Of Closest To The Current Date

I have a list of events on a clients website that show in a sidebar. When viewing the homepage you see one event and if you're anywhere else on the site you see two events in the sidebar. I am ...
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Bulk edit post date in wordpress

I need to edit the date of several posts, change it to a specific date, all posts should have the same date. How can I achieve this? Is there any fuction to add to the functions.php to add this ...
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Display commenter's registration date on comments?

Is there any way to display a user's (registered) registration date on the comment. Lets say i have a written an article, registered users A, B, C and D left a comment on my article. I can display ...
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How to display lastest post date in the homepage?

I'm looking forward to display, somewhere in the homepage of a WP site, a legend saying: Last updated: XX/XX by grabbing the date from the most recent post, but not showing any of its content, ...
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Localized Date Format for Custom Field

I'm using a custom field, formatted with "dd-mm-yyyy". I would like to use it with the Date Format defined in the Dashboard settings. It seems alright in English with get_option('date_format'); Or ...
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Author List page: Exclude based on last post date

I have a Author page that I built using this code and it works fine. However, I have several writers that range from frequent to one-time writers. I would like to seperate out writers that have not ...
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Update existing post dates to random dates

I want to change the date of publication of my already published posts to random dates within the range starting from 2015 till today. How to do this in WordPress using CODE.
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How to output comments number of a post per day?

I have a question about the comment numbers in a post... For now, I can output the total number of a comment inside a post outside the loop. That's cool enough, but I want to get show the comment ...
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Making next_posts_link(); return posts by month

I'm building a site for a magazine using WP and am needing to display a month of posts at a time. How would I make the next_posts_link(); and previous_posts_link(); functions return results, shorted ...
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Wordpress returns a wrong date

I am trying to get the todays date , day and time . Today is : 10th july 2018,tuesday and time is 3.23am For time the below code works fine: $wpplcurrenttime = current_time( 'g:i a', $gmt = 0 ); ...
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How can I change the way dates shown in the archive widget?

Now it shows something like this: March 2012 February 2012 But I want to show something like this 03.2012 02.2012 or something in Turkish like this Mart 2012 Şubat 2012
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month name translation

I use the birdtips theme and it formats the post date as $birdtips_posted = date(__('Y. F j.', 'birdtips'), strtotime(get_the_time("Y-m-d"))); where Y. F j. is already rewritten to reflect my ...
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How to get the date dynamically from archive.php to date.php?

My archive.php <?php wp_get_archives( array( 'type' => 'monthly', 'limit' => 12, 'show_post_count' => 1 ) ); ?><br/> My date.php $date1 = get_query_var('date'); /...