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How many WP websites can go on one shared hosting account?

Assuming you have a shared hosting account that enables multiple MySQL databases and multiple domain pointers. How many standard WP-installed websites can it hold without problem? (let's say each ...
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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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Adding a rich text editor to a widget - specifically CKEditor

I am trying to add a rich text editor to a widget and am using CKEditor ( http://ckeditor.com/download ) with a simple toolbar. Everything works fine until I try to save. When clicking on "save" the ...
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Create a Loop with Posts Ordered by Most Recent Comments

Using query_posts, how can I order the list of posts so the ones with the most recent comments are at the top? I'm looking for something similar to how Questions here on SE are ordered when you ...
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How can I implement a location based (zip code) search in WordPress?

I am working on a local business directory site that will use custom post types for the business entries. One of the fields will be "Zip Code." How can I set up a location based search? I'd like ...
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How to add a widget to the post editing view?

I would like to add some features (via authoring a plugin) to the post editor in wordpress. Is there a way to add a widget to the post editor view? Alternatively is there an existing plugin someone ...
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Customize Edit Post screen for Custom Post Types?

What's the best way to completely customize the Edit Post admin screen for a specific custom post type? I have customized it to an extent already on creation of the custom post type - adding ...
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Encryption of Wordpress Posts

I've been looking into making a completely private Wordpress blog and have found useful blogs/tutorials along the way that have helped such as David Hewsons pretty detailed walkthrough. I currently ...
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How to get shortcode to work inside a foreach loop called within a shortcode?

My plugin, WP Coda Slider, uses a shortcode to get_posts and add them to the slider. If one of the posts contains shortcode the shortcode in that post will not work. $my_wpcodaslider = new ...
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WordPress built in breadcrumb trail menu?

Looking for a breadcrumb menu that can be called (preferably from a sidebar widget in header.php) that lists... Home > Parent Post/Page > Current Page/Post or alternately... Home > Parent Category >...
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Add post classes for custom taxonomies to custom post type?

I was surprised to learn that custom taxonomies aren't added as body or post classes like categories and tags are. I'm sure this will be added in a future version of WordPress, but in the meantime I ...
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Can you call a template file without assigning template to a page in the admin panel?

This idea is just to protect certain sections of my theme from over-zealous clients. I would like to add pages, that exist in the front end and can be added to the menu (using wordpress 3.0 api) but ...
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List categories and exclude child categories

The script below creates a listing of the categories in the site (excluding those in "uncategorized"). If possible, I'd like to modify it so that it only lists the top level categories (no child ...
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WP Northwind for Theme Development?

Is there any tool online that can quickly populate a WordPress3 database with faux information to assist in theme development? Perhaps creating 8 categories, inserting a dozen or so posts into each, ...
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Custom query with query_posts doesn't show post without certain meta_key

I'm using query_posts to sort order certain categories. My code look like this: query_posts('category_name=abs&orderby=meta_value_num&meta_key=field_ordering&order=DESC'); This does show ...
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Getting the Intersection of Two Custom Taxonomy Terms for a Custom Post Type?

(Moderators note: Was originally titled "How to get_posts of a custom post type that is in two custom taxonomies?") I have a custom post type that has two taxonomies which are separate, one called "...
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Displaying the full text instead of post title

I've installed recently WordPress (I guess it should be 3.0? cannot find easily the version number) and my first post appears only the title (linked) and to see the full text one must click the title. ...
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WordPress 3.0.1 on IIS 6 Web Server PermaLink Issues

I recently stumbled upon this blog on " Using IIRF URL Rewriting on IIS6 with WordPress" ( http://john-sheehan.com/blog/using-iirf-url-rewriting-on-iis6-with-wordpress/ ) by John Sheehan as I ...
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Should I use a multisite installation to achieve a multi-language site?

This is partly a follow up to my earlier question: How can I make a site viewable in multiple languages?. It turns out the client wants to have the content manually translated, rather than using ...
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How to control size of comments popup window?

Is it possible to control the size of the window that is opened with comments_popup_link()?
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How to Programically add to the new WordPress menus

Pre WordPress 3.x I was using: add_action( 'init', 'product_register' ); add_filter( 'wp_page_menu', 'custom_page_nav', 90 ); function product_register() { // register_post_type( 'product', $...
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How can I hide the sidebar on specific pages?

I'm using a child of the twentyten default theme and I want to hide the sidebar on some pages. What is the solution for that?
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Specific colours for wordpress author ids

before I ask this question I would just like to say a big thank to those who helped with my other question. On some wordpress blogs I've seen, with multiple post authors. When you view the full post ...
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Are there any drawbacks to install IntenseDebate on my blog?

I am currently using on my blog the default comment system with in addition only the "Quote Comments" plugin. I have seen IntenseDebate and it seems it has many interesting features that probably (...
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want to create a subcategory.php to manage subcats

Is it possible to create a subcategory.php and use it to manage subcategories? Or is there a way to get around this? If it is not possible.. is there something like this? <?php if(is_subcategory(...
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Why 'C++' tag is converted to 'C# '?

If I add the C++ tag, when updating the post it gets converted to C#. If I add the ++ tag, there's no conversion. Encoding for pages and feeds is UTF-8. Wordpress version 3.0.1
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Google calendar in wordpress showing events

How can I have the google calendar in wordpress showing my events?
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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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Conflicting post edit options under dashboard

My dashboard( It is multisite Installation ) section for pages and posts conflicts with options when there are morethan 5 data fields . For example : I have these things under my Posts section in ...
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Sorting for each custom taxonomy

I have a custom post type called Baseball Players which contains teams, positions, and a league taxonomy. A team consists of the team name, logo, description, and coach. A position just consists of ...
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Problem using Press-this book marklet

When I use the bookmarklet button to test bookmarking . Only some URLs might able to display the post page.For other URLs it is just showing an error: 404. The requested page was not found. I have ...
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What are the best practices for using a caching plugin on a shared host?

I've launched quite a big site the other day and I'd like to incorporate a caching plugin. The setup is single-site with some Buddypress features mixed in (for user registration, maps with gpress, ...
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What's the best approach for showing posts by A->Z order?

I've just launched a site that has a RESOURCES section in it, listing of school, documents etc. now the client asks to add an 'Alphabetical Sorter' that will enable the users to see in each specific ...
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How to create a page that isn't accessible via menus?

I need to create a page in my site that I am able to access via url, but that won't be included in any of the navigation menus which are generated using wp_list_pages() on my site. How can I ...
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How to set custom cookies before output

What's a surefire way to check/set cookies before the php headers are sent? Is there an action or filter that would be the best place to hook a setcookie() function?
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Can't install new plugins because of the error “Could not create directory”

A faculty member is having difficulties with a instructional wordpress install. Fixing individual permission problems has been hit and miss, and have become a perennial pain, so I'll ask here. What ...
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Advice for implementing single sign-on?

Our organization is using Google Apps (standard edition) and we've just implemented a WP site. I'd love any input on anyone who's used implemented Google Apps (in the last month or so) as the service ...
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Is it possible to have more “levels” of draft/published statuses?

Is there any way to have more post statuses other than just draft or published? For example, if you write a lot of posts, you may wish to type up all the content, and set the status of these posts as ...
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Custom Taxonomy list: how to make “choose from most used” default to open, checklist

I'm doing a site for a wine importer. The wines have many custom taxonomies (type of wine, import/domestic, etc.) When adding a wine, the taxonomies show up in the right column but not the way I'd ...
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What is the best method for handling comments?

A quick Google search shows a number of different options for comment plugins: Is there a "best" way to handle comments? I realize it will vary from site to site, but I'm looking for the best way to ...
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What is/are the best thing(s) I can do to make my WordPress blog more popular? [closed]

What are the best things that I can do to get my Wordpress blog out there? What are good plugins that I can use to get listed in Googles search? Is there anything/anywhere else I can register my ...
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Wordpress Custom Post Type Repeated 404 Errors

I've got a WordPress CPT that I've had running for a couple weeks. There weren't any problems with it. In the last couple days, it's been going haywire. Every few minutes, WordPress forgets that the ...
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How can I get the page or post language when I use wpml? [closed]

I'm using WordPress MultiLanguage Plugin and I want to know what is the language of a specific element, page or post. I do have the id but I want to obtain the language.
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Best practice for including plugins as part of a theme?

I'm working on a theme that includes some functionality I've developed as separate plugins (as I'm hoping to release them independently). I'd like to include these plugins as part of the theme core ...
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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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How to activate WordPress widgets but not display?

I have activate the widget in my WordPress site in admin panel, but on the front page I don't want to display it. Is this possible?
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WAMP vs XAMPP pros/cons - for running a local testing server [closed]

What are the major pros/cons that can help in deciding which of the two to choose: WAMP vs XAMPP for running a local testing server for WordPress? PS: I now see Stack Overflow had a discussion about ...
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i want multiple blog, themes and database

i am running http://article-stack.com. I want to create a separate blog say help.article-stack.com. Again, it should have 2 portion. One for discussion and another for information. I am planning to ...
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register_post_type for Pages?

Been reading this site and Wordpress Codex and I see there is a function to enable custom type of pages in Wordpress. How can I do the same to enable for Pages ? Or at least get the options for the ...
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Seamless integration between WordPress and BBpress

I have a WordPress site at domain.com and a BBPress install at domain.com/subfolder the wp site has a menu item that goes to the forums, and I'd like the header to be the same between the two, so that ...

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