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[Plugin: Random Redirect] How do I use the parameters? (5 posts)

  1. hotforwords
    Member
    Posted 5 years ago #

    I would like to see an example of the other parameters as well... I am COMPLETELY stumped as to how to use them!

    random_post_type or random_cat_id

    Can you please give an example?

    Thanks!
    Marina
    http://www.hotforwords.com

  2. hotforwords
    Member
    Posted 5 years ago #

    Here is how you do it:

    ?random&random_cat_id=3 or ?random&random_post_type=post

    Thanks JD @ jdh23.com !!

  3. c0o1
    Member
    Posted 5 years ago #

    the random_post_type parameter works fine for me, but the random_cat_id just won't for my blog...

    e.g. http://c0o1.com/?random&random_post_type=page works fine.

    My category IDs are 8, 18 and 19,
    e.g. http://www.c0o1.com/?random&random_cat_id=8
    returns me to my newest post.

    Can you please take a look?

  4. sa05admin
    Member
    Posted 5 years ago #

    Many of these Q&As would not be necessary if Matt could be bothered documenting his plugins properly, his documentation is often in the cryptic to non-existent bracket. This plugins documentation is correct BUT with two teasers thrown in as an afterthought with no examples given. We are NOT all geeks!!!

  5. Ed
    Member
    Posted 4 years ago #

    I'm having the same problem with the categories too, a few of them work but most of them dont. Check it out at http://www.incomingsound.net/ hover over the Discover button in the nav.

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