How can I exclude category # in a loop
In my sidebar template, I have a loop that finds out what categories a post belongs to and then lists recent posts for each category. I need to be able to have it skip one of more specific category numbers.
For example, if a post is in category 1, 2, and 3, I only want it to display the related posts for category 2, but not display the related posts for categories 1 and 3.
Here is the code I have. I imagine it is simple, I just can’t figure out the syntax to get it to skip past the unwanted categories.
<?php // this is where 10 headlines from the current category get printed if ( is_single() ) : global $post; $categories = get_the_category(); foreach ($categories as $category) : ?> <li><h2>More from this category</h2> <ul class="bullets"> <?php $posts = get_posts('numberposts=10&category='. $category->term_id); foreach($posts as $post) : ?> <li><a href="<?php the_permalink(); ?>"><?php the_title(); ?></a></li> <?php endforeach; ?> <li><strong><a href="<?php echo get_category_link($category->term_id);?>" title="View all posts filed under <?php echo $category->name; ?>">Archive for '<?php echo $category->name; ?>' »</a></strong></li> </ul> </li> <?php endforeach; endif ; ?>
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