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Pages are static, timeless content that are unique from the regular blog chronology.

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Page returns 404 with POST variables, but not without

I have a problem with my page. I'm trying to make a "Contact Us" page. It's working perfectly fine design-wise. But when I try to send the form to the same page as origin. It returns 404 error. It ...
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Using pre_get_posts on true pages and static front pages

I have done quite extensive research on how to use pre_get_posts on true pages and the static front pages, and it seems that there is no fool proof method. The best option I found to date was from a ...
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The next_posts_link() works only with original $wp_query

I've got custom template that I want to display paged blog posts. This is the beginning of my file: $wp_query = new WP_Query($args); if($wp_query->have_posts()){ while($wp_query->...
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Check if wp-login is current page

How can I check if the current page is wp-login.php or wp-signup.php ? Are there more elegant solutions than using $_SERVER['REQUEST_URI'] ?
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Running a python script within wordpress

I have a WordPress install for a personal blog and I'm gradually porting all of the little web bits I have written over the years to pages on the blog. One such page is http://www....
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Add child pages automatically to nav menu

I have built a custom menu in Wordpress that contains links to posts and pages. I am adding it to my header using this line of code: <?php wp_nav_menu( array( 'theme_location' => '...
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How to add or remove metabox each page separately?

How to add a meta box for a particular page, say: for only About Us page. How shall i do? The current code adds the metaboxes for all pages: function myplugin_add_custom_box() { add_meta_box( ...
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Pass PHP variable to javascript

Is there any possibility to pass some PHP variables in javascript so I can use them later? Only in single.php. I heard about wp_enqueue_scripts but with that it is neccesary to declare a path to a JS ...
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Custom Post Type Slug / Page Slug Conflict - Prevent use of reserved slug on page save?

I have a custom post type of portfolio (slug portfolio) in my theme and all is working well except one thing. When people create a page with a slug of portfolio, eg: example.com/portfolio, the theme ...
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Delete Associated Media Upon Page Deletion

Note Use at your own risk, it is buggy and I have run across a couple instances where it would delete ALL attachments. Unsure why. Is it possible to delete media associated with a page when that ...
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Create a page without adding a page in the Database

I am trying to include a special Archive page with my theme, right now I have a PHP file with Template Name: Archives Template at the top and I the user must create a blank archive POST PAGE and ...
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How to add a specific widget to only 1 page?

I would like to show a widget in only one page of my site, as i can see it is not possible right? Should i add that for all my site pages or not?
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Allowing user to edit only certain pages

I would want to allow certain user to edit only one page and it's subpages. How would this be possible? I tried the old Role Scoper, but it seems to have a lot of problems and bugs.
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Why isn't is_page working when I put it in the functions.php file?

I have page called "Apple", the page's ID id 2533. In page.php file I have line: echo $bannerimg And this function in functions.php: if ( is_page( '2533' ) ) { // also tested with 'Apple' ...
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What is the difference between $paged and $page?

I'm creating pagination for my site. Hope everyone can explain to me what below code used for? Thanks in advance. <?php if ( get_query_var('paged') ) { $paged = get_query_var('paged'); } ...
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Dynamic content in a static page

I have developed some calculators (in php) for my website and I need Wordpress integration. The calculators have a form and, after submission, the result is shown. The result depends on a query in ...
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I want only my sub-pages to be clickable in the navbar

I am building a simple website with a number of pages, each of which is grouped. Let's say my website has roughly 20 pages, grouped into 5 categories. So I want my navbar to display the 5 categories, ...
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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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Page template query with WP_Query

I would like to query only pages with a certain page template with WP_Query or a function that would return the post object, but I can't find any information about that on the official codex.
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WP Page and Subdirectory with same name

I have a subdirectory within my WP installation called labs. I created a WP page called labs as well. When a user hits mydomain.com/labs/ I want them to load up the WP page. But instead it's loading ...
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Access the same page from multiple urls (wildcard)

I want to serve a specific Wordpress page for multiple urls. Basically I want to point all the urls in a specific format to a known page: /some-prefix-* => /target-page And accessing /some-prefix-...
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Disable Attachment Pages Completely

I would like to disable all attachment pages completely. I Googled it, but there's just information on how to redirect to parent post or homepage. That's not what I would call an elegant solution. Why ...
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Hide page visual editor if template is selected - redux

The answer given to a previous and identical question is unfortunately not working on my WP install. I'm using a version of the function recommended there. function nim_hide_editor() { $post_id =...
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How to get a feed for post type 'page'?

I'm trying to get a feed for pages and a separate feed for posts. The feed for posts works perfect as it is. I just want a separate one but i have tried all the plugins and searched for about a week ...
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class=“parent” for wp_list_pages?

<div class="menu"> <ul> <?php wp_list_pages('exclude=&title_li='); ?> </ul> </div> creates the following output... <div class="menu"> <...
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Increment Page Order As Pages Are Created

In the Admin Panel, is there a way to hook into the page creation and increment Page Order number of each page or to be equal to the number of pages. Right now the default is 0 and when I make a new ...
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Getting an alphabetic post list with two letters onclick on letter

I have a website in Wordpress and a page with a list with letters like this: A B C D E F G H I ... This shows me all posts with the letter A for instance. That's nice, but I want it to make it ...
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Custom Posts on Different Pages

So first off let me start off saying I'm new to WordPress development. I know HTML/CSS/JS like the back of my hand, but PHP and it's functions are new. Anyway. My problem may be simple, so here goes: ...
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How to get current page ID outside the loop?

How to get current page ID outside the loop?
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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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Integrating a custom post type into a page hierarchy

I'm creating a theme with a custom post type for team members, I've also got the following page structure: about <-- this is a page about/team-members <-- this is a page, lists all the team ...
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Get the ID of the page a menu item links to?

I am currently using a custom walker to customize the output of wp_nav_menu(), and I am trying to add additional information to the <a> tags. What I want the output for each menu link to look ...
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Passing variables through permalink structure

I have a WordPress page which is accessible via /accommodation/. What I want to be able to do is pass in a parameter using the URL - ie going to /accommodation/value1/ would load the same page as /...
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WP Multisite: Adding pages on blog creation by default

I’d like to have a page added by default when a new site is created with WP Multisite. So I have my function that creates two pages: function my_default_pages() { $default_pages = array('Impress'...
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TV Show database - Best way for structuring it?

I want to make a TV Show database in Wordpress that has this URL format: /tvshows/friends/01/12/ /tvshows/ would list all series /tvshows/friends/ would list all the seasons available for Friends TV ...
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Get the Current Page Number

In a situation where one has 20 posts per page. I would like to get the current page number in order to make some nice page links at the bottom. How do you get the current page. I tried this <?...
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How can I store page ID in a post instead of other selected permalink?

We're using Wordpress as a knowledge base. We just left mediawiki and jekyll for Github pages and reduced the amount of different systems from four to just one. One Wordpress installation for blogging ...
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How to display page title+link of page created by user

I want to check if user is logged in and if have created a page. If so, option 1 is shown. This all works fine. But how to display page title+link of page created by that user between {page title ...
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Automatically create pages in a post based on number of words

I need a method to automatically create pages (using <!--nextpage-->) in posts based on number of words. For example... A post containing 1200 words should be broken down into 6 pages with ...
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Caption in Page adding unwanted 10px to width

I'm trying to create an image with a caption in a Page I'm working with. In the image options, I have it aligned right, with an image width of 220. Without the caption I have no problems, however with ...
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Pages with 2 Columns

I've had a look at many of the available plugins but they all seem to be too difficult to use or do not provide enough flexibility. Plugins I've already tried: WP Post Columns Magazine Columns WP ...
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Pagination with custom loop

my question may look like Pagination not working with custom loop, but there is a different. I use the custom loop for display flash game. I want to make a pagination on page games by category. ...
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Automatically set page order on create page

Is there a way to automatically set page order to the last order number upon creating new pages instead of having it set to 0?
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How to create a Page alias in WordPress

In the image you see... WordPress has alias for Pages like Home Page, Checkout Page, Privacy Policy Page and any appear beside the page you assign them. How to create this feature in WordPress? If I ...
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Only allow new subpages to be created

I'm looking for a way to only allow users to create new subpages once there are nine pages that are parents/root pages. Once there are nine parent pages when trying to create a new parent the users ...
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Static posts page with home.php

For my website, I am using a static home page page Home (template front-page.php) and for posts- page News (template home.php) I need to show all the post titles and exceprts on that page News (templ....
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How do I load custom scripts and styles for a page?

Different pages often need different set of scripts and styles for them. I use functions.php and construction like this to load scripts and styles: function load_assets() { wp_enqueue_style( '...
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How to make pages metabox display all hierarchy in menu admin?

Running WP 3.9.1 I've got lots of pages and sub pages. When I get to create menu lots of sub pages doesn't display on the right level, but some do? This is how the pages metabox is displayed The ...
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How should I best incorporate WordPress in my static website?

My site as of right now is a static website. I am planning on having a 'recent blog posts' section on it, with permalink to the main blog post/blog. example: http://site.com/blog I was wondering, ...
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Pages 404 in wordpress

First of all, I am very new to wordpress and know almost nothing about it. When I create the page foo using in wp-admin, I get the message that the page is created. When I click on view page, it 404s....