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get post id in while loops outputting page id

it's been a while since I used wordpress and I am trying to us e advanced custom fields, I am trying to output the post ID inside a loop on a page, so i can use get_field to output the post contents. ...
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Change id=“respond” to the comments container

On the same page, I have 3 comment threads. Each comment has a meta that tells in which tread they have to be displayed in. At the end of each thread, I have a form to post a comment in this specific ...
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How to get any tag ID

I want to exclude a certain tag from my home page not a category only post that hold the tag for example "olive"; I found a function for that which is like this function exclude_tag($query) { ...
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GET Taxonomy ID

I have this line where "5" is the taxonomy ID. <?php echo function xyz (5,'product_cat'); ?> How can I change this to make it auto recognize always the taxonomy ID of the current page? Tried ...
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Does an article (post) id ever change?

So I'm working on a plugin for wordpress, and a novice at it as well. I need to use the ID of a wordpress post, or blog article rather, as a unique reference id, or lets say in database terms, a ...
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Get current post id in functions.php

I have a wp_localize_script() function in my functions.php where I need to push the current post ID of the current post to a jQuery file. So I was wondering how you can get the current post ID of a ...
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Save attachment ID instead of URL in custom field

I am testing several frameworks (currently Vafpress) to help me creating custom meta boxes. I need to save a lot of attachments with my posts but noticed that the attachment is saved with its full URL,...
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getting parent page id when using custom menu.

Im using custom menus to display a menu using wp_nav_menu(). I want to get the_content() of the parent in the menu, without setting it as a parent page in pages. Is there a way to get the parent id (...
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Give a unique ID while saving

I have in my theme custom post types (products) with some meta-boxes. My client asked me, to automaticly give a unique SKU (meta-box) while saving that product. My thought: Give a random ID => ...
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The loop starting at a certain ID

Is it possible to start the loop from a certain post ID? I would like to get all the post starting at a certain ID, decendingly. To explain, I have to make some assumptions first. Assume that my ...
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Changing starting number of User ID

I've got a client who would like their online user registration to match their current database. Thus they'd like their wordpress sign ups to start with 00100, I can't seem to find a plugin that ...
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Creating a WordPress admin page without a menu for a plugin

I am writing a plugin, that will list a number of entries from a custom set of tables. I added the main page for the plugin using the following WordPress functions: // Add menu and pages to ...
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Help getting previously visited pages ID

I'm using ACF plugin and I want to pull a custom field from the previous page. I have a WP site that has a homepage and then 20 sub pages. Each sub page is for a specific city and each city has its ...
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How can I display a specific user's first published post?

I'm looking for a way to display a user's first published post using their unique ID. I have a function that calls a list of specific users using their IDs, and would like to display the date the ...
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linking to post outside the loop

Is there an easy way to link to a specific page/post outside the loop? I used the get_permalink() code as follows. <a href="<?php echo get_permalink( 164 ); ?>/post-slug/"> </a> ...
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Using Post ID and Page ID in same function

I've written a function to display a custom sidebar, which is outputted as a sidebar. On some pages, I have a Custom Field called 'show_sidebar', which I can assign as 'false' on pages which I do not ...
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Get posts by list of post IDs ordered by those IDs?

I am going to make a "favourite" posts box, but the article id's are stored in another DB so I only get an array of IDs (which are relevant to the WP DB). I think it could be done with get_posts() or ...
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Syling Custom Fields echo's from from functions.php

With the help of User Borek I've managed to get Custom Fields displaying on my siteby putting the below in the functions.php: function custom_field_before_content() { if(is_page() || is_single() || ...
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Are all ID's used unique?

I'm using JSON api plugin to pull data from wordpress into an app I am making. I need a unique identifier to make sure I don't have any duplicates WHILE also using the identifier as a way to sort from ...
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Get comment content by comment ID

So I've been trying for a hour or so now to list comment by it's ID. I've tried the get_comment($id, $output) function but it didn't work well, so I went back to whatever is shown below, but it just ...
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How to get page title with the page ID?

My page ID is: 30601 How can get the title of this ID? I want get page's title with ID.
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obtain the author id given the post id

If $a contains the ID of a certain post, how can one obtain the corresponding author ID? I've tried with $b = get_post( $a); $c = $b->post_author; $d = $c->ID; but it does not work.
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get post author id outside loop

I need to place in post edit dashboard metabox with post author e-mail (or other user meta fields). So it can be edited when admin reviews this post. $meta_id = get_the_author_meta( 'user_email', $...
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Post-ID in url differs from $post->ID

I've got a page with a blogroll in the left column and a sidbar in the right one. When I try to retrieve the page-id inside of the sidebar like: echo $post->ID; echo get_the_ID(); The result is ...
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How do I display Youtube/Vimeo video ID on custom post type when user enters it in custom meta box?

I have created a 2x shortcodes that displays a youtube video and vimeo video when the user enters the videos id in it, for example: [youtube id=""] [vimeo id=""]. Instead of entering this in my post ...
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Get ID of the page where shortcode is included

I have a page with a shortcode that uses get_the_ID(). The shortcode displays custom fields from the current page. When I include that page within another page, get_the_ID() returns the ID of the ...
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Is there a better, more efficient way to get the post id outside the loop?

Right now I am using: $wp_query->post->ID; I want to know if there is a better way for getting the post id that consumes less resources?
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How do I get the current edit page ID in the admin?

Most solutions I found are for front-end use. This is for a plugin, so the all activity is in the back-end. How do I get the page ID that's being currently use(edited) in the admin? Note I'm out of ...
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Why is my Blog Page ID == First Post ID?

It is possible that I'm doing something wrong. Currently I'm using index.php as the main blog page. I have a page setup for the Blog and set it up in my Settings. When I try to get the Blog Page ID ...
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get the_title_attribute by id

I'm creating a list with a few permalinks which I call to with <a href="<?php echo get_permalink($id); ?>" title=".... And for the title I want to call the_title_attribute(). But it seems it ...
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Compare “Main” post ID to ID inside wp_query loop

I have a video viewing section on my site. The single post template displays a large area where the video plays and then there's a column of thumbnails representing other videos along the right side. ...
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Add id to menu items in wp_nav_menu

I'm using wp_nav_menu in Wordpress to create my navigation The output is similar to this(I have removed href links) <nav id="pageNav"> <ul id="menu-headernav" class="menu"> ...
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Query parsing only author ids

I need array only all author ids from the loop, each one only once if possible and out of all posts in the loop. Any suggestions?
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$post->ID displays wrong ID

This one is pretty weird. This code: $post->ID Displays right ID every time excepting the blog page (the page set as blog on /wp-admin/options-reading.php). On that page $post->ID returns the ...
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get id custom tables on current page

i will get id on current page. <?php $hasil = $wpdb->get_results("SELECT id,bab,tema FROM $tabel ORDER BY bab ASC"); foreach ($hasil as $bab) : ?> <tr> ...
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post_author for wp_insert_attachment

I am working on a custom theme, in which I need to programmatically inserts posts and attachments. One requirement is those posts belong to users that are not the user who is logged in and running ...
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Using array page name together with page id to deregister script

If I use this: if (is_page(array(blabla-test-page, 20726, 20720, 38881))) {wp_deregister_script( 'gdsr_script' ); } the blabla-test-page looks like it overrides different pages, even if certain ...
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Using class id from array for query

I'm using Event Calendar 3. Since there seems to be no easy way of querying all upcoming events as posts, I tried it this way, getting the IDs from the DB and querying the posts from that: <?php ...
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Function to grab specific image IDs from media library.

I want to grab images 161 thru 166 without having to calling my entire media library array and having to splice those up. In time, the more I have in there the more it's going to slow my site down. ...
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Where to add the code for an outer container in a theme?

I have a Wordpress theme installed (SimplePress) and I would like to add an outer container to it, and I don't know exactly in which file should I add the code. This is the code I tried to use: <...
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get menu id using its name

I have a menu name Social Network. I want to get the menus ID. I tried the following, but didn't succeed. global $wpdb; $menu_slug = 'social-network'; $menu_id = $wpdb->get_results( " ...
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On Category page, How can I get the category ID?

This might be very basic question, but I can't really get the category ID on category page (actually a category page of custom type post). Filename is taxonomy-item-category.php & URL is http://...
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how to get page id of a page using page slug

Im pretty new to wordpress and I was wondering if I could get a page id with it's slug. Is it possible please let me know.
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get all page IDs from wp_list_pages

I am looking for a way to output all page IDs from the following menu: <?php wp_list_pages('depth=1&exclude='3,5,11')); ?> Only top level pages needed, therefore the 'depth=1'. Any help ...
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How To Show Get Adjacent Posts If Posts Are Sorted By Custom Field

I want to get the ID of adjacent posts. For posts sorted chronologically you can use: get_adjacent_post Are there any standard methods for finding the adjacent post if the posts are sorted by ...
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Get page id by title?

I'm using the following code to insert the content from another wp page into my main home page. Is it possible to make it work with a page title instead of an id number? Eg. Not $page_id = 518 but ...
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Widget to show posts in the sidebar basing on its IDs

I am trying to create a widget that displays posts in the sidebar taking post IDs as input from the user. The result of my code is that the widget displays just the first entered ID and ignores the ...
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User registration add user ID?

I have created a custom user registration template for my WP website, based on this code: http://www.tutorialstag.com/create-custom-wordpress-registration-page.html. Now I was wondering if it is ...
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Are Post IDs Unique Across all Post Types?

I thought Wordpress post IDs were only unique within each post type, so that the first instance of each post type would have an ID of 1 and they would count up from there. In order to get a specific ...
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Transient unique names

What would be the correct way to assign a different name to each transient for each instance of a plugin used as a widget or shortcode?