Questions tagged [sticky-post]

When a post is sticky, it (generally) remains at the top of the published posts list, even if there are newer posts. It is possible to have more than one sticky post.

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Exclude expired sticky posts

I use the following code to exclude expired posts and it works fine but it doesn't exclude expired sticky posts. //* Exclude expired posts add_action( 'pre_get_posts', 'exclude_expired_posts' ); ...
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Update a post to remove sticky option

I'm working on a plugin that we'll remove posts from the 'sticky posts'. I'll use the post ID to find it. What function should i use to remove the sticky option after i get this post? Something like ...
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Query *only* sticky posts

I've been using the following query to try to output only posts that are marked as stickies: <?php $args = array( 'post_type' => 'post', 'posts_per_page' => 2, '...
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Exclude first post (sticky or not) from the loop using query_posts()

I'm using query_posts( 'offset=1' ); to exclude the first post from the loop. However, if the first post is a sticky post it will be shown and the second (non-sticky) post will not be shown. Is there ...
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Include Sticky Posts in Page Post Count for custom query

This link solves the problem but it's only for the main query. What if you are using a custom query? How can you modify the answer below: add_action('pre_get_posts', 'ad_custom_query'); function ...
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Query sticky posts with thumbnails

I need to display max 5 latest sticky posts that have a thumbnail. And I need to have accurate counting of the displayed posts. I've tried to exclude sticky posts without a thumbnail with meta_query, ...
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Show Sticky Post at the top but do not show again in the loop?

Regarding wordpress.org - sticky posts are displayed at the top but they also appear again in the loop. For the main loop on my homepage I want to display the sticky posts at the top BUT I don't ...
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All sticky posts are returned in custom query

I have the following code: $recommended_args = array( 'post_type' => 'post', 'posts_per_page' => 3, 'post__in' => get_option('sticky_posts'), ...
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WP_Query doesn't get sticky post at the top, when used in a page template

I'm creating a theme in which I've created a page template called page_default-blog.php to be used for creating a blog page. In this file I have the following code: $paged = (get_query_var('page')) ? ...
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Knowing if a post is sticky in the 'save_post' action. Where do I have to hook?

I'm using this plugin (FantasticElasticSearch) to index content when it's published. So far it was strightforward and an easy task but, now that I tried to index a flag saying if a post is sticky, I'm ...
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“Sticky” posts for each category (archive.php)

I need to have the ability to have Sticky posts for each category. The simplest way to do this appeared to be to just create two loops on the page. This is what I wrote: <?php //Custom "sticky" ...
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WP Query to have sticky posts first, with pagination and having a joint 'posts per page' arg with main loop

I am building a Wordpress site and have come to a bit of a wall while using a WP_Query, it started out quite simple but then sticky posts got thrown into the mix and it's becoming a bit harder to ...
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Ignore sticky posts if post is not in meta query

I have such a wp query args: $args = array( 'post_type'=> 'myposttype', 'posts_per_page' => 10, 'meta_query' => array( 'relation' => 'AND', array('key' => 'routeFrom','value'...
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Sticky post of current viewing author?

How to show sticky post of current browsing author on author.php template? $sticky = get_option( 'sticky_posts' ); rsort( $sticky ); $sticky = array_slice( $sticky, 0, 5000 ); query_posts( array( '...
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Sticky posts on home page, search, tag and archives without plugin

I have a question today. I am looking for a solution to make sticky post available on my website. But, i just got it work on homepage with the code below. function wpb_latest_sticky() { /* Get all ...
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Remove old sticky post on publish

I'm optimizing a WordPress site. For this, I have created a function that remove the old sticky posts. This function doesn't work correctly in some cases. Sometimes all sticky's are removed (so no ...
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Include Sticky Post in Page Posts Count?

I would like 7 posts showing on my homepage. I would like to be able to manually choose those posts by stickying them. Currently, I have my posts per page set to '7' in WP Admin. However, this does ...
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3 Posts in Loop, Show Stickies First

Okay I am starting to wonder if it is even possible to do this! As I've found very little info on the matter online. This is a fresh WP install that I've been experimenting on so that I can work in a ...
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Show image if a post is featured

I know that posts that are sticky show on top but I want to add an image to show that is featured is there any code I could use
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Loop for sticky posts

I used Justin Tadlock's tutorial on how to create a loop consisting only sticky posts. The code looked more or less like this: $sticky = get_option( 'sticky_posts' ); rsort( $sticky ); $sticky = ...
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How to Order Sticky Posts? [duplicate]

I've got a sticky post that i would like to move down to third position in between my regular posts on my site and for it to stay there permanently? I've already downloaded a few different sticky ...
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Check if parent post is sticky on attachment page?

I use this code on post template (single.php) to check if current post is sticky: <?php if ( is_sticky() ) echo 'Post is sticky.'; ?> But it is not working on attachment page template (image....
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Pin a post to the top of a page, other than the home page

I'm using a static home page, so my posts go to a different page. How can I pin a post to the top of the page the posts go to (not the home page)? Originally I thought it was as easy as using the edit ...
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Trying to Exclude Sticky Posts From date_query

<?php $lastThirty = date('Y-m-d', strtotime('today - 30 days')); $currentMonth = date('M Y'); $t = date('d-m-Y'); $today = date("D",strtotime($t)); $lastThirty = array( 'date_query' => ...
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Add something after all sticky posts in The Loop

Let's say I've got some posts and some of them are sticky. The sticky posts are displayed at the very top in The Loop. while( have_posts() ) { the_post(); get_template_part(); } How can I add ...
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Show sticky blog post on homepage

Is there a bit of PHP I can use to grab the sticky blog post (there will only ever be one) to drop into my homepage template file?
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How to make post sticky in the admin page?

i work with restaurant plugin that use custom post type. the question is, if it possible to select some post and make him sticky (always be in the top) in the admin? i need this because when you add ...
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Blog Displays Only Sticky Posts

I set my home page to show the latest three sticky posts from the blog. The problem is, if you publish a post that's not sticky, it doesn't show up in the blog page. How could I fix it? The code ...
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Show sticky post before other WP_Query

$recent_posts = new WP_Query( array('posts_per_page' => $blog_num_posts, 'paged' => $paged, 'post_type' => 'post', 'post_status' ...
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Only display sticky post or latest post in custom loop

I'm new to Wordpress and PHP and I've been battling with this for a while now. What I have for the moment is 2 loops. I want to first loop to only ever show 1 post: either a sticky post, or the ...
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Where is the sticky post option?

So I finally need to include sticky posts in a theme but it looks like the feature is gone. When I create a new post, and click "visiblity", the sticky option is missing. I checked a couple other ...
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Set custom field value when reaching expiration date

I had the idea to make sticky posts expire after a certain period of time. FYI, I am using a custom post type along with custom field suite and created sticky posts by creating a boolean custom field....
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Display image for first sticky post only

Working on news paper site here i am using sticky.I want display first 6 sticky post its displaying very good but problem is that every sticky showing there post image(feature image) here i just want ...
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Include sticky posts in 'Blog pages show at most' X number of posts?

I'm using the default Loop Code. I've set the 'Blog pages show at most' option in Settings > Reading to 11. In my home page -set to show Latest Posts- whenever I mark a post as 'Sticky' it's being ...
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Issue with first top post display order

Here i am trying to display top 6 post recent added post.But the problem is that first top post not displaying code is displaying top 6 post from top 2nd post except the top 1st post. Bellow is ...
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ignore_sticky_posts not working with word press version 3.9.1

I am trying to display a sticky post by its category id. The sticky post is displayed, but the problem is that the published sticky post is displayed twice. You can see from the snap shot below that ...
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Exclude Current and Sticky Post

On a single Post page I have a side bar displaying up to three other, related posts. How can I exclude both Sticky Posts and the Current post? I know how to exclude the Current post and how to ...
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Insert/sticky multiple posts in multiple positions

I'm attempting to do this but with multiple posts and specific positions. The post positions are hard coded right now, but will be pulled in from post meta. This code is only being ran on the homepage ...
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Limit Number of Sticky Posts to Show

I'm using sticky posts as features posts on home page. I'd like to limit the number of sticky posts to show two the latest two. I found this code, but it makes only on latest sticky post to show. I'd ...
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How to use custom fields to enable sticky posts on custom post types?

Background: The Wordpress Answers site has two questions which ask about how to enable sticky posts on custom post types (see how to make custom posts sticky? and Enable sticky posts to custom ...
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get_option('sticky_posts') returns stickies that are in trash

The value of get_option('sticky_posts') includes those that are in the trash. How can I get a value minus stickies that are in the trash? var $stickies = count(get_option('sticky_posts'));
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Jquery and Sticky

I have a trouble with jquery and sticky in a div in my website. I have included jQuery core in my page, inside the tag "head": <script src="//ajax.googleapis.com/ajax/libs/jquery/1.10.2/jquery....
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Move sticky posts down in main loop

Currently I am working for a site which runs on WordPress, and using twenty thirteen theme which already has a sticky post function built in and working reasonably well. But I do not like how a ...
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Get sticky post from category?

I have parent category is Game cat_id=42. Child categories are : acrade, causual,.... I want show a top game module in mainpage template, it will show 10 sticky post from game category. This my code :...
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I do not want my front page sticky post to show up in a category

I have a welcome paragraph on me front page. I did this using sticky post. But the welcome to my website sticky post also shows in my category? Is there a way to have it show on the front page ...
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Randomly placed sticky custom posts complemented by blog posts

On my index.php file I am showing the most recent posts using the standard index.php file. However, I'd like to include a custom post type (named products) in this standard loop. Have about 6 products ...
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Sticky Posts Not Sticking to Top of Category Archive

I'm using my index.php to display post archive pages rather than a specific archive.php file. This works fine, however sticky posts do not stick to the top of it. They do however, stick to the top of ...
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Sticky post appears twice

I am trying to modify the number of posts_per_page in the loop. This way: function posts_per_page($query) { $query->query_vars['posts_per_page'] = 3; } add_filter('pre_get_posts', '...
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Display only the most recent sticky post, display other posts in chronological order

I want to display only the most recent sticky post at the top of the TwentyEleven page, and display the rest of the posts in chronological order, no matter whether they are sticky or not. I tried to ...
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How can I make a custom post type sticky?

I installed the "Sticky Custom Post Types" plugin, and I added this code to my function.php: function wpb_cpt_sticky_at_top( $posts ) { // apply it on the archives only if ( is_main_query() &...