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How to exclude posts for current user

How can I hide posts that are in an array of ids in the usermeta for the current user in the main query. I can use post__not_in in meta_query but I do not know which option to use for only a specific ...
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How Can I keep password protected posts in the json requests but not on frontend queries?

I am attempting to exclude password protected posts from any frontend loop - inspired by this post However, I have a custom angularjs admin theme that is activated when a user visits a certain post ...
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How do I hide posts across all loops based on the value of a custom field?

I'm trying to dynamically hide posts across my entire site if the value of a custom field called distribution is "1". I've set up a meta box on the post editor screen to set the value of the field, ...
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How to modify posts_where filter only for the search query

I'm using posts_where filter in order to modify the user searches on a web, but i find out that some default widgets like the "more recent posts" uses this filter too and their behaviour are also ...
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Remove the post_content search from WHERE clause (and CONCAT sql function)

I've a custom table and by following the instructions on this page https://codex.wordpress.org/Custom_Queries I was able to modify the WHERE clause. function geotag_search_where( $where ){ if( ...
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Order wp_query by calculated field

Hi I'm working on a store locator. I have a custom post "clinics" where I save clinic details (address,.., lat, lng). Each time I publish a new clinic I save post_id, lat and lng also in a custom ...
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Wp query show post by author name or post title or post content

I have to create a search query which allows me to filter all posts where author name and post titles or post content has the word from search textbox. So if i search wordpress it should list all the ...
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Filtering posts by taxonomy and meta_value

I am writing a plugin that will hide and sort posts based on tags and postmeta. Products tagged "antique" that are out of stock will be hidden by default. So far, I can hide sold products, but when I ...
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Avoid changing menu query with suppress_filters => false

I recently had to change qTranslate for qTranslate X since the former is not being updated. This broke my menu and after searching I found it was because qTranslate X sets suppress_filters to false. ...
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Run posts_where and posts_join only on the main query

Using the pre_get_posts hook, I'm able to take $query as an argument. But on posts_where and posts_join hook, I receive the respective clauses and not the query. The problem is that the hook is ...
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Help with SQL query, how to add taxonomie terms with value stored in options?

i need your help in making SQL What i have: custom post type ( company ) taxonomie ( category ) applyed to cpt ( and has ct section select field ) custom taxonomie ( section ) applyed to nothing In ...
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pre_get_posts or $where, which one to use?

i have a custom search widget, that is searching only one custom post type that contain a meta_key that is greater than or equal to 1, in which i am gathering post_id. of all of those post_id(s), i ...
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Is there any difference between hooks posts_where with posts_join and posts_search performance wise?

I want to know which filter hook I should use that performs faster. I did try both several times and I noticed that posts_search is a bit faster than using the combination of posts_where and ...
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How to use filter hook posts_join for querying taxonomy terms in posts_where?

For the last few hours, I have been trying to use the filter hooks posts_where and posts_join to search for posts based on taxonomy terms, in this case, the taxonomy is 'category' and the term is '...
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How to search for posts IN OR title OR content OR author?

I have looked at many posts and questions regarding searches for custom meta, but I want to search for posts and include those if the search query matches an author name. I have come up with the ...
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Use posts_where to exclude posts ids from wp_query

I want to use posts_where to exclude an array of posts ids from all queries in my site. The array containing the posts ids depends on the user that is logged in. Can someone please tell me how to ...
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Custom post type filter by post meta - not returning correct counts

I have a custom post type product. And what I did, I made a custom filter function based on the custom post's meta data using posts_where filter. It's working but I noticed the post count is not ...
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using posts_where for meta data on pre_get_posts

Let's say you have some code which filters posts by using pre_get_posts e.g. add_action( 'pre_get_posts', 'be_exclude_category_from_blog' ); function be_exclude_category_from_blog( $query ) { ...
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Prevent pre_get_posts filter on specific post type

I am running into one issue with pre_get_post filter. Actually I have 4 post types. Post, Pages, Events, and Venue. I created one custom field called city for event and venue post type. When ...
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How do I create my own nested meta_query using posts_where / posts_join?

Some of my posts (not all) have a price as a meta key/value. Today I use the pre_get_posts action so that my users can search for prices that are between a certain value. This is the code that I'm ...
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posts_where Fails with More than One Custom Field in Query

Querying either of the 2 fields individually gives the expected result (posts are displayed). But, when both fields are included in the query (ex = 'foo' and 'bar' shown in below example), then no ...
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Extending WP_Query — Optimise SQL query

I'm storing posts, a user follows in a custom table that has the columns id, post_id and user_id. To fetch posts that a user follows I have extended the WP_Query as follows: class ...
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apply custom where to the default $wp_query

I can read on the docs that if I need to perform a custom WHERE on WP_Query I need to do the following: // Create a new filtering function that will add our where clause to the query function ...
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Get Posts updated or published within the last x hours

Okay, I'm trying to get posts that have been published within the last x amount of time, options being 8, 24 or 72 hours. I have the variables being passed to my featureHandler.php via ajax, then ...
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When querying a combination of posts and other meta fields, is there a better solution than directly modifying the WHERE value?

This question is a follow up to a question I recently asked. I've implemented what seemed to be the only solution, and it seems to work (YAY!). I just need to verify that: This is really the only ...
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Using dynamic conditions in 'posts_where' filter

I have the following code which gives be posts that are published in the last 100 days function smbd_cats_by_days ($where = '') { $where .= " AND post_date < '" . date('y-m-d', strtotime("-...
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Custom time range for the posts_where filter

I'm creating a function that displays the most viewed posts and would like to be able to show posts based on how old they are. Modifying the query is not really a problem. But since I can't pass any ...
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Search ONLY by meta key / meta values

I'm almost there on this one. On functions.php i have this: function base_home_product_post_type( $query ) { if($query->is_search() && $_POST['box'] == 'sku') { $query->...
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Custom query incorrectly returning everything [closed]

I'm missing something somewhere, but I cannot connect the dots. Everything outputs properly except that the query returns everything from the DB, not just posts. Can anyone spot a reason for this ...
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Compare post-IDs within WP_Query? (Less than / Greater than)

Can I use WP_Query to only query posts less than (or greater than) a given post ID? $filtered_query_args = array( 'post_type' => 'projects', 'order' => $prev_next=='next' ? 'DESC' : '...
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Including Custom Meta with posts_where query

I have been looking around to see how to do this but the solutions i've found don't seem to be working for me. I'm making an AJAX powered search for some wordpress custom post types. I have got ...
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Only retrieve posts where post_excerpt has been filled out

I'm trying to use get_posts to only return posts that have an excerpt. Done lots of searching and have been trying to use "posts_where" filter on the query but my SQL is lacking. This is what I'm ...