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Can we use a webservice with Wordpress?

Assuming that my site uses a database through the web service to fetch content, style and other things for my site. Can we make this connection in a way provided by the CMS? A plugin does that? Should ...
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Need to use Wordpress page as authentication for different service

I am first timer with Wordpress and I would really need help or advice. I have an mobile app service on VPS and client suggested that it would be nice to have singular login info to the App and his ...
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WordPress as a web service only

TL;DR Prevent all access to site apart from admin panel (dashboard) and custom rest API endpoints. I would like to create a web service using WordPress rest api. I want to give access only to my ...
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How to set condition for all posts with one label

My blog is total 10 post's, 5 post's with 'job' label and 5 "admit card" label I set condition for 'job' label <b:if cond='data:blog.post.label == "job"'><!-- for label 'job' --><style&...
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CRUD from WordPress to Business Central 365 through OData REST API

The goal here is to use WordPress as a front-end to create, read, update and delete data which is being pulled from Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central through OData Webservices in a JSON format. ...
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Error 404 Display on otherlinks apart from homepage

i transfered wp hosting to godaddy only the homepage displays i get 404 error when click on other links.. (The domain name is hosted on namecheap tho and i changed name server from the former hosting ...
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Alternate email sending service - eg: AWS SES [closed]

I noticed my shared hosting service have a delayed email sending service. This is not good to serve my WordPress site. Is there a solution for this (eg. plugin) that can plug into another email ...
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Wordpress Security tools

Hi fellow wordpress developers or Web Masters. I would like to ask what are the tools you are using to secure your wordpress websites? Also, what are you ways to prevent wordpress plugin vulnerability ...
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Building a dynamic web app for questionnaire

I am interested in a building a web app that displays, for every new visitor, a specific set of questions to be answered. The set of questions to be displayed are selected from a pool of database and ...
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Run additional service on domain with Wordpress Multisite?

I've got three parked domains configured to use my WordPress Multisite installation. No problems with the configurations there. I can serve up three independent WordPress blogs at site1.com, site2....
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How to create REST Based JSON API(how to modify the code below)?

if(isset($_GET['api']) ) { if ($_GET['api'] == 'json'){ $args = array( 'post_type' => 'post' ); $query ...
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Soap web service request from wordpress plugin

I'm developing a wordpress plugin and need to perform soap calls. After understanding that cURL isn't option (manage to run some code in my browser but can't make it work within the plugin), I'm ...
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GET web api method from a Wordpress PHP script

I'm working on relaying the information that the formcraft plugin dumps into a GET web api method. The information from the formcraft plugin is saved into the variable $_REQUEST. Formcraft calls the ...
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Wordpress Multisite

I'm building a WordPress website that will have around 50 smaller sites in it; either a state with each county being the smaller site. Each site will be managed by a different person. I've just ...
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Is there an XML Web Service that can get posts, categories and other data from the site?

I know that there is a JSON API Plugin and I think that is what I want with the major exception being that it only outputs JSON and there is no configuration that I can see for outputting XML. Is ...
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variable endpoints for webservice

New to wordpress development, I am working on a plugin that retrieves data from a webservice. I need an endpoint because the retrieved data also depends on the value of the page's metabox, so in ...
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Webservice credential storage [duplicate]

I am developing a plugin that calls a web-service with a security header. Can anyone recommend a best practice for storing those credentials on the WordPress site? Right now my best option seems to be ...
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create web service for android app using wordpress website

I have to create Web services for android app using WordPress Database. where user can login and register using android app. that record will be saved in WordPress database. display All the posts of ...
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Getting following web services error after activating the Rewards Plugin

When activate "sumo reward points" plugin and run this http://imexleader.com/webservice/login.php?action=login&username=sanjay&password=san123" webservice. It gives me following errors: ...
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Callback URL in WordPress

I want to use this service OnWebChange to monitor when a website changes and change mine accordingly. It would notify me via a URL callback to my website URL with a HTTP POST method. What tools/API/...
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Show popular post in another php website via WP REST JSON API

I need to show popular & recent posts in another PHP web site under the same domain. Example: www.example.com -> main website (php, mysql) www.example.com/blog -> WordPress blog Need to show ...
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Call Web Services on post first publish

I want to call some web service when i publish a post. I want to add a checkbox so as to decide whether to call or not call after publishing. I have found the code to call both REST and SOAP web ...
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Need All the posts with id, title and date [closed]

I need all the post ids with the corresponding title and post date. Currently getting only ids $posts_array = get_posts( 'posts_per_page=999999999999&fields=ids' ); need [{ "id" : 9, "...
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Avoid Wordpress categorizing a permalink request as Not found 404 Page

I've been looking all over the web for something like what I need and I haven't find anything resemble not even similar, the thing is this: I got a Page Template to a simple page post type, let's say ...
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Wordpress Login Customization for External Authentication

I'm not sure which approach is best but my situation is something need to tie the admin login with external authentication source. I mean, WP normally is: wp-admin ---> Check with WP Database ---&...
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Advice for Beginner in Wordpress [closed]

I am very new to the wordpress. My simple objective is i want to create one website with database. I have donwloaded wordpress. After this how should i start installing and configuring my local setup ...
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Enqueue AWS Script

I am working on the integration of an Amazon Webstore (Amazon Checkout) on a WordPress site using Amazon Documentation here. Has been a while since I worked with enqueueing external JScripts. I need ...
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Creating a full business website

I have a webservice and I want to sell it and allow the customer to set it up through a website. I'm thinking to use WordPress to make this website, but don't know if it is possible or how to do it. ...
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How to replace or display the special characters from JSON API plugin [closed]

I started using the JSON API plugin. It works good ! But the problem i am facing is, If i enter any text containing special characters through CMS The output is not same as the given text. Why this is ...
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Fetching ten ten records from JSON API in word press

I am using JSON API for getting web services.. I have 80 records in my wp_posts table . I need to display 10 , 10 records so that my mobile app will be faster. I used the following method in this ...
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wp_signon gives error insufficient_permissions

This seems odd to me because if you're signing on a user you shouldn't already be signed in... therefore your permissions shouldn't matter. It may be a bit of an odd way of going about it, so that ...
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Generating Thumbnails for video

I have checked and read lot of post about one single issue that is far more complicated than it seems. I have a website that uses a lot of videos taken from wwebsite as on the internet ^^ (services ...
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Would Amazon AWS Services be a good alternative to my current hosting provider?

My WP sites keep crashing my server because I have huge amounts of load in a short amount of time. The server has to be rebooted every few minutes. We have tried everything but nothing seems to work....
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Embedding a SOAP Client into a WordPress Plugin?

What is the best way to embed a SOAP client into a WordPress plugin that one would distribute via the WordPress plugin repository? Is it best to use? The PHP 5.x Soap Client, The Zend Soap Client, ...
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Pitfalls when Distributing Plugins that Access SOAP Web Services?

I'm wondering what pitfalls (if any?) developers here have run into when distributing WordPress plugins via the WordPress plugin repository that embed a SOAP client for accessing SOAP web services for ...