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Preserve custom URL parameter on more pages

I created a custom URL parameter for sorting posts by their vote scores. I have a "most voted" link that sends a ?sort=most_voted URL paramater and using a query posts filter I display posts with most ...
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Use a plugin to handle custom post types?

I've seen some tutorials showing how to create custom post types - the process seems straightforward enough. The issue I have with this is that the custom type information is part of the theme, and ...
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Is there any plugin to show number of clicks on the link?

I have a post having different links. I have to show number of clicks on each link. Is there any link to show number of clicks on the link?
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recommended breadcrumb plugins with possibility for hiding “Home” link [closed]

I am using Breadcrumb NavXT plug-in in my pages but now I am facing a problem I need to hide the "Home" link in some pages. I can do that either by hiding it in CSS or by not creating it at all. ...
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How to checkout the wordpress.org plugin repository?

I have problems to checkout the wordpress.org plugin repository via SVN on https://plugins.svn.wordpress.org/. First it starts all looking well: >svn --force checkout https://plugins.svn....
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How to override normal Wordpress search in Buddypress? [closed]

hi i have wordpress and buddypress installed and i wanted to be able to search through forum posts, blog posts and other info all over the site. i found Search Engine (Wordpress Plugin) and installed ...
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404 errors when updating options in admin dashboard

Whenever I try to update my Permalink settings or use the Theme Editor to modify some file, I am redirected to a 404 page. This also happens when I update the All-In-One SEO Pack plugin's settings. ...
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add_action for publish_post doesn't work

I'm working on a personal voting plugin, I don't intend to release it publicly because I'm still learning WP. In general, you can vote posts "up" or "down". I have 2 tables, one collects IPs (to ...
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Weird problems after recovery from security breach

The shared server that I used for hosting my WordPress website was hacked recently, and many of the index.php files, plugin files and uploads were deleted, with my MySQL databases untouched. But after ...
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plugin to search entire posts, blogs, forum, users [closed]

hi can anyone recommend a good search engine plugin that allows the users to search for posts, blogs, forums, users, etc and shows the results as a combined result and not divided into categories? we ...
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Getting Post details when post is published

I would like to collect main info about post like Title etc. in moment when post was written and it's going to be published and perform some actions on this data. What's the hook for that? Thanks!
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Is there plugin to show recent posts from one website in the widget area of another?

I would like to take the titles of recent posts or content related posts from one website and display them in the widget area of another website. I'm sure there must be a way to do this, perhaps some ...
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problem with nextgen plugin

I have a problem with Nextgen gallery,after activating some plugins it doesn't show the submit buttons(insert, cancel). Then i have deactivated all plugins, but that doesn't help. I haven't any ...
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Basic gallery plugin suggestion [closed]

I'm developing a custom wp theme which needs a gallery function. I looked over a few popular gallery plugins, but all of them seem "bloated" with a lot of unnecessary stuff. Do you have any ...
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Adding CSS to custom post type admin page causes error

I have this bit of code in my Meteor Slides plugin that loads a stylesheet on the admin pages of just the slides custom post type: add_action('admin_head', 'meteorslides_admin_css'); function ...
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Plug-in Conflict: Art Direction and Super Cache

I use Art Direction plugin to create customized posts sometimes. I also want to use Super Cache plugin for traffic spikes. However I've found that once you have Supercache activated Art Direction ...
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Download counter for skydrive shared files in wordpress

I have attached some skydrive files in my Wordpress posts. I want to show how many times these were downloaded. Is there any plugin or theme customization or trick to do this easily and effectively? ...
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Plugin that provides the [edit] shortcode?

Several months ago, I was browsing around the Internet and came across a WordPress site that had updates on the posts enclosed in [edit]...[/edit]. Obviously this was a function provided by a plugin ...
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problems with wordpress and php version 5.3.3-1

I recently installed a server with new php version - 5.3.3-1 and when I imported wordpress site and database, there were some problems with plugin settings - some of them were reset. In pagenavi ...
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What are good plugins for beginners? [closed]

I want this question to turn into a more of a wiki because people often have this question. What do you think are some useful and must-have plugins for a wordpress-based site? Currently, I'm in the ...
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Do widget options need to be escaped widget()?

I was wondering if you really need to escape user submitted data (widget option fields) within the widget() and form() functions (from the widget class) ? I don't see a reason to do this, if the data ...
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WordPress - “tag page” additional, custom content

Please look at it here TAG page morsblog [dot] dk/tag/stranden/ For THIS TAG, I want to write some text in WordPress (it should have possibility to add defined text to any defined tag). It should ...
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Feature Differences between WordPress.com and Hosting on your Own Server?

I created a new blog using WordPress.com and obviously it got hosted on their server. But what I notice is that few features are not visible in this version as compared to the WordPress PHP script ...
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How to hack YARPP plugin to find related posts for custom post type?

Does anybody knows how I can hack YARPP (Yet-Another-Related-Post-Plugin) to find related posts for custom post type? I really can't find any better related post plugin than YARPP. But, unfortunately,...
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Mobilepress fails to translate short codes

I launched mobile version of my site some days ago. It was looking fine. I used mobilepress for the same. But i found that shortcodes are being displayed as simple text. is there any other plugin to ...
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How to make sexy bookmarks plugin work in WPMU

We have Wordpress 3.0 working as multi site, and we want all the blogs in the system to have the plugin "sexy bookmarks". But it seems to be working only in the main blog. Does anyone know how to make ...
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How to get last_updated and newest_blogs in WP 3.0

We were using WPMU version 2.9.1, in which we had a plugin - Fimii WPMU Stats mu-plugin - that showed us last updated blogs, and newest blogs. We now upgraded to Wodpress 3.0, and the commands for the ...
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My Category is too big on the Menu what can i do?

Currently I have a small amount of 100 categories and my MENU goes crazy big and I would like to be able to do 2 things if possible: First category menu with limited amount categories sorted by hits ...
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Best Sitemap Plugin for 1M+ pages [closed]

A client of mine has a VERY, VERY, VERY large WordPress site (over 1 million pages). Is there a sitemap plugin that can handle this (would need to create sitemap indexes)? Their site have very ...
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Display WordPress comments before the plugins?

I am so happy that I found this site =) Well, here is my problem: I want to display the wp comments right after the post, but before the plugins content. What I have tried so far: in single-...
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Facebook Like Button On Individual Comments

Has anyone added this kind of functionality to a WP site before? I'm looking to add Facebook Like button to individual comments. This can be a Theme function or a plugin
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Is there any W3C compatible Share & Follow plugin?

I'm trying to build a fully W3C compatible blog. But I couldn't find a fully W3C compatible plugin. I want a simple plugin that provides share, tweet and like icons, sociable style. I don't want my ...
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Taking WordPress table prefixes into account

Given the code below how would I account for the table prefix that can change from installation to installation? Is there a better way to write it than an SQL query? Is there a variable I've missed ...
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custom user tables supported in SharDB plugin?

I'm trying out the SharDB plugin, but it doesn't seem to be respecting my CUSTOM_USER_TABLE and CUSTOM_USER_META_TABLE declarations -- it is querying $shardb_prefix.users instead of my custom table ...
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Socialite WP plugin, unable to obtain API keys from FB

I've installed the Socialite plugin for my wordpress blog, this allows your posts to be included in your facebook status as you publish them. I'm trying to configure the plugin, it gives you a URL to ...
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Allow a userclass to save a page as a draft - but not publish w/o admin approval

I want to make a user class that can edit pages, and save them as a draft without being able to publish it. An admin would have to go in and publish the draft once they approve it. The idea is ...
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Simple plugin for showing RSS subscription links?

Does someone know of a simple plugin for showing RSS feeds? I need something dead simple that only show the links and would rather re-use something before rolling one myself.
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WordPress.com Stats plugin is requiring login, and redirecting to WordPress.com on login

I have my own private installation of Wordpress I've installed the wordpress.com stats plugin, so I get a stats feature like you get on the free wordpress blogs, its nice and simple, and works well ...
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How to migrate from Mark Jaquith's Subscribe to Comments plugin to Gurken's new version?

Mark Jaquith's Subscribe to Comments plugin has been a staple of my WordPress site since shortly after I launched it. However, it's not really maintained any more (last updated end of 2007) and it ...
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Plugin to host auctions on your site

Hello what free plugins are for hosting auctions on your site. I saw wp-auction but i want the auction to be embedded in a page.
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How to register_sidebar() without messing up the order?

How do you register a sidebar in a plugin without screwing up the pre-existing registered sidebars? (The ordering of the sidebar registrations, rather than the assigned ID, determines the sidebar data....
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Defining the value of a variable before a function?

I'm trying to edit a plugin so that it only shows it's submenu if the user is an administrator but I don't know how to define the value of the variable before the function: function load_view( $name, ...
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All new plugins generating 311 chars of unexpected output?

At some point, I started getting a message about 311 characters of unexpected output at every plugin activation. The number is always the same, and it happens for every plugin activation, including ...
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For performance is it better to build custom functionality into the theme or a plugin

This question is related to this question: Do deactivated plugins slow down a WordPress site? When developing a website with custom functionality for a client, particularly a site that will expect ...
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Plugin from WordPress.com for comment notification…available?

WordPress.com has a rather cool feature when you add comments. The two features are: [x] Notify me of follow-up comments via email. [x] Notify me of new posts via email. Is this plugin ...
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Why is adoptStyles-css stylesheet link added to every page?

By looking at the source of any of the WordPress pages on my site, I can see there is this stylesheet link: <link rel='stylesheet' id='adoptStyles-css' href='http://mydomain.com/wp-content/...
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Is there a plugin to help with translation of other plugins? [closed]

I remember seeing a plugin that helps with the translation of other plugins. Anyone remember the name of that plugin? Thanks.
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Adding Visibility Options

I've searched for plugins but while some do halfway accomplish the task they are normally very complicated. I'd like to add option to the visibility menu when creating a page (and post, but page is ...
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Which plugin can do horizontal scrolling of RSS feeds in WordPress [closed]

I need a plugin which can do horizontal scrolling of RSS feeds in wordpress, I have got a vertical scrolling RSS feeds but cannot find a horizontal one
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WordPress Sitemap for MSSQL

Does anyone know a proper sitemap plugin for WordPress that works with MS Sql? Here is the error I get: Array ( [0] => Array ( [0] => 42000 [SQLSTATE] => 42000 ...