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Query Posts Via WordPress URL

I wanted to learn more about querying post types and their custom fields in WordPress. I've got two questions... I've followed this tutorial on Advanced Custom Fields and am trying to understand what ...
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Multiple Frontend Filters Using Advanced Custom Fields

I've got a series of custom post types set up, and a large amount of custom fields are linked to these post types via the Advanced Custom Fields plugin. I want to set up a series of checkboxes on the ...
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Send Multiple Custom Field Values Through the URL

Basically, I'm trying to follow this tutorial to add an action to the pre_get_posts and create a custom meta_query so I can alter the query within the URL and display babies,children and home books ...
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Filter posts by custom field (Advanced Custom Fields)

I'm using Advanced Custom Fields and have been following along with this tutorial on Creating a WP archive with Custom Field Filter. In their example, they're using Radio Button Field; I would like to ...
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Using Advanced Custom Fields with Associative Arrays

So, I've got this conversion chart I'm working with, and have stored its values in a simple array, wherein it lists both UK and US sizes: $conversion = array( "2.5" => "1", "2.75" => ...
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advanced custom fields update_field for field type: Taxonomy

I need to insert a post via wp_insert_post and then add relevant post_meta - however, the WP admin has been customized with the excellent ACF. I know I can add_post_meta in this way: add_post_meta( ...
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Self-added mysql column as custom fields value

I am trying to add a value from a column that I've added myself to the wp_posts table as a custom field. So right now there is a column called 'shares' which holds an int value and I want that int ...
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If/Else Statement for Advanced Custom Fields

I'm still trying to wrap my head around PHP (no pun intended) and am trying to get something to work using the Advanced Custom Fields plugin in WordPress. So, I've got a repeater field that's made up ...
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Best Practice for Changing Custom Fields

I'm using the Advanced Custom Fields plugin for a project I'm currently working on. From what I understand, ACF stores its values into WordPress' Custom Fields. What I wanted to know is what's the ...
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Display total unique custon field results

I need show total results of a custom_field: Each post has a field "city"; How many unique cities are registered? Ex.: Madrid + Paris + Madrid + London = 3 cities
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Using ACF to Link Images to Colour

I'm working on a website, where clicking a colour swatch will change the colour of the image displayed. Essentially I need to upload a series of images with a colour attached to each image. I figured ...
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use advance custom field inside query post command [closed]

I can't find a solutions in internet or advance custom field website docs about this. I hope wordpress genius can help me. I use http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/advanced-custom-fields/ for themes ...
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Custom Post Type and Advanced Custom Fields

I am trying to build a sidebar widget that will query my custom post type called events. What I'd like it to do is query the posts for any post with a matching meta key value that is similar to ...
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Separate [Advanced Custom Field] values by commas

I have a 'relationship' custom field that allows you to select multiple values and display them via <?php $post_objects = get_field('field'); if($post_objects!=''){ ?> <?php foreach( ...
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How to call one custom field value if another custom field value is equal to today's date

I'm building a website for a school division in Canada, they help organize their days by assigning a school day to each day of the week. There are 5 school days, and so they do not always end up on ...
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Advanced Custom Fields - disable radio buttons checked before

and at the beginning my apologizes for my language skills On my webpage, i created Taxonomy field with single available value (radio buttons) and related with pages. For example when i'm creating a ...
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Get post by ASC from custome field DATE picker

i want to custome post by ASC. i have some add some post in bachend one of the field date picker. i want to post by date which i set in date picker field <?php $args = array( ...
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ACF Image Object Sizes Issue on Multisite

I am using Advanced Custom Fields and have added an image with the return value being an image object. In my theme I if I dump the values of the object all the URL's for sizes are the same regardless ...
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Updating custom fields with data from the database

I'm having a real problem with updating advanced custom fields (within a custom post type) with data from the database. I have a table in the database called 'wp_company_profiles' with fields ...
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Using mr-image-resizer and Advanced Custom Fields

I'm using Advanced Custom Fields for displaying images in my Wordpress theme, but need to implement the TimThumb alternative mr-image-resizer. Here's my 'standard' code: <?php ...
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Updating the database with advanced custom fields

I'm having a real problem with updating a database table using advanced custom fields within a custom post type. I have a table in the database called 'wp_company_profiles' with fields 'address_1' ...
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Advanced Custom fields not available yet during publish_page action

I have a function that I use that ties into the publish_page action that I use to create multiple pages on my site. This function worked perfectly for a while, but ceased to function correctly after a ...
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How can I output the custom fields wrapping with HTML

I am trying to publish custom fields created using the plugin "Advanced Custom fields". I am able to display them on posts and custom post types as raw output. But I want to wrap html around the ...
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add print button to print from admin

Hi & thanks for reading me ! I'm looking for a way to print out the following, from the admin panel ONLY : I've defined customfields using ACF for members, and would like the admin to be able to ...
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Can't see custom field after the Loop [closed]

I have created a loop to show some products on my wordpress site and they seem to be working fine they reel out the products however if I place one of custom fields after the loop it doesn't show. I ...
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Custom field in TWIG template - Advanced custom fields plugin

Does anyone know how to insert a custom fields (from Advanced Custom Fields plugin) into a twig template? This is the code I want to add into the twig file. <img src="<?php ...
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If custom field is empty, use one from a previous post

Let's say you have a few custom fields (I use the advanced custom fields plugin for it). There is an extra field in posts called 'afbeelding_onder'. It is not required but on index.php within the ...
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ACF | Repeater Add-On Query

Hoping someone can assist as I am new with ACF, particulary around the repeater add-on I am creating a "Postage Pricing" table where this table will consist of 5 columns with 7 rows say. 1st Column ...
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query to use to link to taxonomy single page

Hi & thanks in advance to those who could help me sot out he below: I have customized my home page, using tpl-home.php to show the authors (eg users...) of the most recent posts - nothing ...
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Collection of fields in a single post

It's possible to create custom post types and custom fields but, is it possible to create custom field collections? That is, groups of different fields as an entity (a dropdown, two images and a ...
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Wordpress front end posting to multiple blog in multisite with advanced custom field

I am using advanced custom field frond end posting. <?php function my_pre_save_post( $post_id ) { // check if this is to be a new post if( $post_id != 'new' ) { return ...
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Time sort with meta_key using UNIX timestamp failing due to date differences

I'm dealing with the following issue trying to sort a custom post type by a meta key created using the Advanced Custom Fields plugin Date and Time Picker add-on. The add-on creates a jQuery datepicker ...
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Check for the existence of custom field

I am using the Advanced Custom Fields plugin, and I want to do a query to show all posts where a "date" field is before today and where another custom field (a report) has a value. For now I have ...
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Adavnced custom fields relationship query plus query inside

I am currently developing a site, I have three custom post types (speakers, events, videos). Each event has a relationship with speakers so when a event is created they select what speakers spoke at ...
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Dropdown filter by custom field

I have a problem: I need to add a filter associated to a Custom Field. I installed the plugin "Advanced Custom Fields" and I created a field type "date picker" with key "Fecha-de-Estreno", until here ...
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Lock user information once fields have been filled in

Much like the username is locked down and cannot be changed once it has been registered, I would like to lock down additional fields I have created with Advanced Custom Fields like the person's ...
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Custom fields not showing on front-end after xml import

I've just imported 700+ custom posts from one WP install to another using the XML import/export option. Everything seems to be imported fine: the field values are showing in the DB and on the admin ...
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Custom time field won't sort regardless of format

I'm using a custom fields plugin for WordPress (Advanced Custom Fields) and am using a time picker field set to format: "h:mm tt". Using a typical WP query, I'm attempting to sort by "start time" in ...
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Get value in custom field with taxonomy

I have custom field my_cf for Taxonomy/Term. How can I get and output value with custom field for taxonomy/term? I've tried using: $variable = get_field('my_cf', 'basic'); echo $variable; ...
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Using Advanced Custom Fields plugin's file type “File” to upload from front end

here is my current situation: I already have a custom add/edit form with unique features, so I won't be able to use "ACF's front end form" that will create a form of it's own. For standard text ...
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update_post_meta and update_field ony working when saving the post

I use Advanced Custom Fields (ACF) to store data in a custom field. I had latitude and longitude information stored separately, but I they need to be in one custom field so I made the function below. ...
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How to use Wordpress to embed a SoundCloud download link?

I'm trying to embed a download link for previews in a music site I'm building for a couple of friends. They are currently filling up the system with content and I'm using a SoundCloud iframe HTML5 ...
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Modifying and Displaying URL's in a Post Template using parse_url

I have a Custom Post Type with a template named single-posttype.php. I'm using the Advanced Custom Fields plugin to display certain information (price and links to the actual product). All that is ...
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Advanced Custom Fields and Yoast SEO keyword analysis [closed]

The problem I'm having is the keyword page analysis tool doesn't read my custom fields so I am trying to figure out how to run a filter on them. I found a blog post on Yoast website here here which ...
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Search with filters and title

I would like to search in custom_post by title and by the ACF fields. So, I used the WP_Query WordPress function but I can't filter by the title, just by the filters. When I submit my form, I have ...
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How can i restrict Custom Post Types to Author by Custom Field ID not Author ID

OK, so I can restrict the posts visible to Authors within the admin using the following code: function MY_FUNCTION( $wp_query ) { if ( strpos( $_SERVER[ 'REQUEST_URI' ], '/wp-admin/edit.php' ) ...
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How do I run through a Wordpress loop called from a filter function?

So I'm trying to populate an Advanced Custom Fields selectbox with a nice complicated array based off some post data. I've been trying to do this by doing a custom query and loop through the returned ...
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Populate a ACF Select Dropdown from Custom Post Type

Is it possible to populate an Advanced Custom Fields (ACF) Select Dropdown - options - with all the posts within a specific Custom Post Type (PCT)? Thanks in advance, Ian.
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How to Display ACF Relationship Custom Field as Link to Specific Custom Post?

OK. I am reading this ACF tutorials, but I am not getting into this. I have 2 post types: Lists and Contacts. Every List must be related to some Contact, and I use Relationship custom field type ...
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Validating custom fields before post save

After much unsuccessful searching, I'm hoping someone here can help me out. I am using Advanced Customs Fields (I assume most people are familiar) to create a post from the front end. I want to ...