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at April 12, 2009 04:56 by hussong

Initial Code
<?php if (is_category('26')) { $posts = query_posts($query_string. '&orderby=meta_value&meta_key=date&order=DESC' ); } ?>

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Initial Description
Put this before the loop in archive.php to have posts in the archive for category '26' sorted by custom field 'date'. 
Assign sortable values like '090501' or '2009-05-01' to those fields when editing posts and your Upcoming Events will be sorted by the future date at which they will take place.

Initial Title
Wordpress: Sort Order by Custom Field for specific Category

Initial Tags
php, sort, template, wordpress, order

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