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How to add option box in “Edit Post” plugin API?

This might be kind of simple, but I couldn't find a way to do so in the WP docs. My plugin currently uses custom fields for things I could just have radio buttons/check boxes for each post. How do I ...
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I Want to Get A Plugin Version Number Dynamically

Howdy, I recently cribbed W3TC to implement an "in-update" changelist display (very cool), in my plugin, but there's an awkward bit of code I'd prefer to avoid. If you look at the top of this file, ...
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Pulling RSS from site and display it in posts

I'm trying to pull rss from sites similar to this: http://andreabadendyck.blogg.no/ I have several posts with the URL in the title, so I can pull the URLS from here and hardcode the rss reader in the ...
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How to limit 1 image per post on homepage only?

most of my post on wordpress got 6 or 5 images perpost. My problem is if I posted 5 new post with new images, it will be totall 25 images display on my homepage. I want to limit 1 image perpost on "...
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Is there any site where i can found good documentation of wp-ecommerce plugin?

There is no good documentation in the plugin official site I am trying to making a web shop in WordPress with wp-ecommerce pluign. But i don't find any good documentation in the web. Even the ...
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How would implement StackExchange 'Questions with similar titles' for the FAQ on my wordpress site

I want to have a FAQ page on my site which has a search box. As the user types in their question, a field below the search box is populated with FAQ answers with similar titles. The exact same ...
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Image gallery plugin [closed]

Can you recommend a tutorial or a plugin in wordpress that lets you achieve a similar gallery, like this http://www.whitehouse.gov/photos-and-video/photogallery/may-2011-photo-day Large Preview then ...
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Creating a social media score plugin

I'm creating a plugin which counts social scores on various sites. It uses the various API's available on the web to determine a "count" of shares or likes across facebook, twitter, delicious, ...
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Plugin Development: WPMU or WP?

I was thinking, what kind of issues might I face if I port a plugin from WPMU to WP or vice versa. Say I developed a plugin from scratch and wanted that plugin to be compatible with both, should I ...
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What Plugins Demonstrate Great WP Plugin Development? [closed]

I'm going to be tackling my first plugin soon and I'm looking for plugins which you feel are of very high quality, under the hood. Stuff I can use as an example while I design the framework for my ...
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Custom random quote widget breaks when used in multiple sidebars

I've created a custom widget and placed it in functions.php. You can see the widget here: http://pastebin.com/3uWpeaFx (I've also created a similar widget that grabs a random image; it's included ...
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Embedding BitBucket Code in Posting

I want to embed my code at BitBucket in wp post, anyone can suggest me, a good plugin or anytrick to do it?
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Wordpress plugin form not saving data

I am learning development of plugins, I am stuck into saving the plugin options form data. I have a plugin options page, where three fields asking for number of videos, height and width are coded. ...
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How do I allow users to supply a photo/image to be used instead of the grey/white silhouette?

I am sure I am missing something very straightforward, but there seems to be no way for me to upload a photo for my profile or for a user profile the will be used in place of the placeholder white on ...
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Override dynamic_sidebar() in plugin?

I'm writing a custom plugin that allows a particular page to have it's own sidebar with widgets. It works great so far, but what I'd like to do is generalize it more and allow the plugin to "override"...
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Custom Caption on WP Nivo Slider

I'm trying to set the Post Title or Post Content as the caption in my Nivo Slider. Any ideas on how to do this?
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Plugin search sorting for admin section - Wordpress [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Sort plugins by rating Just curious if anyone knows of a plugin or a way to add sorting for Plugin searches in the Administration of a Wordpress site. I find myself searching ...
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Cannot strip JW Player shortcode?

On the WordPress archive template I am using a custom excerpt function that includes a reference to strip_shortcodes(). For some reason, shortcodes are being rendered and displayed in the archive. ...
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Single Domain/Multiple Domain installation restrictions allowed for plugins?

From what I have read, I have come to understand that all WordPress plugins,(including premium ones) should be GPL licensed. If this is the case, can the installation be limited to a single domain? As ...
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Single dash converted to double dash

As the title says, if a single dash is used with a space between each side eg. 'Die Hard - Action Film' is written in to a WordPress post, once published it comes out as 'Die Hard -- Action Film'. If ...
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Create theme files for plugin

Basically I've made a plugin to create a new post type (event). Now I want to create a single-event.php layout file. I don't want to have to stick it in the theme folder, I want to put it into my ...
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What causes an Unexpected HTTP Error within install plugins?

Within "install plugins" I'm receiving an error stating "An Unexpected HTTP Error occurred during the API request." When I do a plugin search it throws me back to my site's 404 page. Any idea what ...
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Mass Import Users without sending new user notification

I need to import users via csv file. I see lots of plugins that do mass imports, but they all seem to send out new user emails to the new users. Since this is currently being set up on a dev site, I ...
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syntax highlighting and <?php rewriting

I am using this plugin: http://www.megatome.com/syntaxhighlighter/ Which appears to work ok, minus a few glitches here and there. My problem, is that I think WordPress is rewriting <?php with <...
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append stylesheet via shortcode

Wondering how I can add a stylesheet to wp_head section via shortcode, since shortcodes are parsed after wp_head, I've hearing about output buffering but I Am not sure. Any idea?
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Form doesn't submit on second submit call

I've been strugling with the following issue for over a week now so please excuse the long description. I want it to be as accurate and clear as possible: I'm using the "simplr registration form" ...
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Disabling plugin but wpenqueue is not available

I'm trying to disable a few plugins when my mobile theme is loaded. I read somewhere about using this particular function in my mobile theme functions.php file to remove scripts and css. //Disable ...
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Does codex.wordpress.org use a plugin of some sort? If so what plugin?

I'm attempting to set up a wiki within a Wordpress install and love the way codex.wordpress.org is set up. Are they using a specific plugin to accomplish that or just well structured pages? Is there ...
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How to display a link in the footer section

i'm using the BAAP Mobile version plugin and the footer link that switches between desktop and mobile version is being displayed outside of the wrapper>footer divs. Is there a hook or a method to have ...
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Adding <select> with javascript to admin bar. Works in Chrome/Safari, not Firefox

I'm trying to add a new menu item to the WordPress admin bar. The sub menu item contains a select drop down to switch themes. In Firefox with href => false it generated <a href=""> and when I ...
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Wordpress A-Z Navigation

I want to have a wordpress "A-Z" navigation menu like this site "http://www.sharephp.com/" Are there any plugin or a hack for wordpress to do this ?
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Suggestions for i18n plugin [closed]

Could you please suggest me good plugins (that you have used) for translating a WordPress website? It should be wonderful if you can add as well a pros and cons list with your suggestion. Thanks in ...
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Custom Post Type Templates from Plugin Folder?

I'd like to offer my custom post type as a Plugin, so that people can use it without touching their theme folder. But custom post type templates -- such as single-movies.php -- reside in the theme ...
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Plugin to display weekly schedule that can be edited via admin panel

I am working on a simple wordpress site for a fitness club. They require a simple wordpress plugin that displays a static weekly schedule for their theater. They need to be able to specify what ...
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Looking for a good way to include php code in posts, but using special include markup rather than direct php code

Ok, bit of a weird one... I want to include php code on one of my pages within the content by adding something like: Welcome to the payment page [paymentform] Blash blah vlha... And then [...
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Plugin error after installation

I'm running WP 3.1.2 on an Apche server with the latest PHP installed. My WP is setup for a subdirectory multisite. The themes for the sites are usually a modified TwentyTen theme. After installing ...
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How can I create a bash install script for my Wordpress sites setup (WP+plugins+theme)?

I build a lot of websites with Wordpress, and my initial setup is basically always the same : Latest version of WP Latest versions of about 5 plugins My naked development theme Instead of ...
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HelpDesk solution for Wordpress [closed]

Is there a help desk solution plugin (free or paid) for Wordpress? Ideally a visitor would be able to create a ticket from the WP site and the admin would see it via email and in the admin portal of ...
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Disable Individual Plugins (specifically in Custom Post Types) on a per-post basis?

The title pretty much says what I'm trying to accomplish, but more specifically I have a plugin that I made and it creates a custom post type, lets call them newpages. On these pages I have used ...
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MediaElement.js works on one site but not the other?

I love the MediaElement.js plugin but I seem a little stumped. I have installed it on two WordPress sites: http://blog.mattforget.com/?p=94 and http://oedipus1.com/home/?p=3822 The sites are hosted ...
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How do i edit the plugin files in DataBase via phpMyAdmin?

I need guidance to edit the WordPress plugin and theme files via phpmyadmin If I want to edit a particular plugin file or remove a plugin completely from database, I could able to find them ,but I ...
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What causes wp_schedule_single_event to fire off?

This isn't as simple of a question as you may think. Basically I have a C# program that is hitting the worpdress site and the wp_schedule doesn't seem to fire off. If I go to the site with my firefox ...
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How to fix these PHP Warnings with the “Feed JSON” plug-in?

I'm getting the following PHP warnings when using the WordPress plug-in "Feed JSON". Can someone tell me how to fix them? Warning: Invalid argument supplied for foreach() in /mypath/wp-content/...
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Can a plugin deactivate and delete itself once installed and activated?

I have a unique plugin whose purpose is to set up a new WordPress site with a theme, default widgets, default plugins, custom menus, pages, posts, etc. The plugin does everything it needs to do when ...
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stack-overflow-like content ranking for wordpress?

drastically EDITed: What approach would you recommend for post ranking in wordpress CMS? should it work with custom fields? something else? i couldn't find a plugin to do it, so i'm going to to ...
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Having a widget only show up in print

I have a Wordpress blog at http://rlc.vlinder.ca on which I show a QR code containing the URL of the current page. I'm using the "QR Code Widget" for that and it works fine, mostly, except that it ...
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Recent posts per category loop?

I need a loop/plugin/widget to display latest posts from the category the user is browsing and at the same time if he visits the home page, it should show posts from all categories (not a specific one)...
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Plugins error (Use roles and capabilities instead) on latest version, multisite

I have the latest, version 3.1.2 and have multisite installed. I have debug on true for testing purposes. I get the follow error when I install plugins. Where and how do I fix this? Error: ...
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Intercept comment form submit/list by hook/filter

I am writing a media plugin that uses custom tables to store its contents. (eg not the post tables where wordpress stores it attachment data). Now i'm looking for a way to use the default wordpress ...
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“Request has expired” with “Make your site social” (Gigya) plugin

I am using WordPress 3.0.5 and am trying to integrate the Gigya API for user registration and login. I get "Error: Request has expired" every time I try to register. With LinkedIn: With Yahoo!: