Custom Fields are fields that can holds arbitrary extra information known as meta-data.

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Custom meta fields for specific custom type only

I've got a custom post type curiculum and a metabox that saves a value to a custom field. However this custom field is added to another custom post type (created by an e-commerce plugin) wpsc-product. ...
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Categorising search results based on Custom Fields

I have two sets of posts - some have a Custom Field (true/false). So the ones which have a Custom Field (for this, let's just call it custom_field) value of true, go in one set, and the others (the ...
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Title and post URL based on custom fields?

I have custom fields in my custom post type. They should serve as a title and post slug for URL. Basically, whenever I change the content of the custom fields, the title field should react ...
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Getting Bootstrap accordion working in Wordpress loop with custom post type (collapsing issue)

First off I am well aware that there is a plugin but I am NOT talking about the BS Short code plugin. I am talking about the actual bootstrap accordion. So here is what I am trying to accomplish, I am ...
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Order by a meta fiel in query loop

I would like to sort my article from a category by a number added in a meta field. Here is the first step, I get the articles to display on the page. <?php $cat = get_post_meta( get_the_ID(), ...
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Cannot Hide Google Map if custom field is blank

I am using the following to display google maps using hotel_address custom field. <iframe width="440" height="400" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" marginheight="0" marginwidth="0" ...
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Add custom field to existing meta box?

First off, I have been able to successfully implement custom fields within a custom meta box in Wordpress. I understand how this works. My question is, is there a way for me to add a custom field to ...
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Date, Time, and Timezones

I am a bit confused about using dates/times along with timezones in WordPress. I have the following questions: What is the purpose of the timezone setting in the Admin -> Settings section? Assume ...
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Save HTML formatted data to post meta using add_post_meta()

Array ( [post] => Array ( [jw_objective] => Exposure to e<b>nd to end development</b> of various applications; right from requirement analysis to system ...
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How can I dynamically add a post to a custom post type which uses a custom field?

I have a custom post type called "patients". I was using only the post title, but now I need to make a relationship with users. I made this by creating a custom post field (created by ACF), a ...
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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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List upcoming events, ordered by date in a custom field

I want to display a list of events with dates in upcoming order. Ex: 23 March, 2013, 30 March, 2013 Below is the query I'm using to filter out posts from my database: query_posts( ...
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Custom fields attached to a page template only show on edit screen when page is saved

When I create a custom field and associate it to a custom page template, it doesn't show in the post editor screen until I click save (draft / publish). Ideally, the custom field should show when I ...
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Adding and updating repeating custom field meta data

I've got 20+ hours into this and could really use some help. Here is what I am trying to do.. For each record, add post meta. If the post meta already exists, update each field in the array. Just like ...
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Taxonomy related query not working

For all of my pages I have setup a taxonomy field using the plugin Advanced Custom Fields, for which I can then select as Home category, or something else like News. I am using the default category ...
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How to dynamically attach pictures to a carousel

I am trying to make single pages for each individual portfolio piece. I created custom posts & field types, but it only seems to allow one featured picture per post. Should I be adding my pictures ...
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How to display custom post type ordered by a custom field date

I have a custom post type for a timeline activities. each post of them has a custom field type of DATE. field name :activity-date I'm using TYPES plugin for Custom Post Type and Custom Fields I ...
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How do I add and display a custom image field to a category?

How do I add and display a custom image field to a category? I know I need to use the hook 'category_add_form_fields' however I am not quite sure how... I am relatively new to wordpress so any help ...
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How to exclude post from being queried based on custom meta value

I am building a reviewing system for user-submitted posts on my website. I have a page called page-review.php which displays the oldest post of the "pending review" category. This is to ensure that ...
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Order Custom Posts by Several Fields

I have a page that lists out the members of our band, as a custom post type. I am trying to order the members by several custom fields, field by category, or "section, then by their class, and then ...
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Why am I getting a “Call to member function format() on a non-object” error?

I am trying to add a hook to post saving using WP Frontend User When the form saves and the post is created within the "save_post" function I am trying to find the value of a custom field ...
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Display custom meta box in my template file

Need help displaying my custom meta boxes on a template file. Following a tutorial Here's the code from my functions.php: function get_custom_field( $value ) { global $post; $custom_field = ...
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Setting a custom $query->query_vars['meta_key'] breaks the WordPress menu

First of all, my problem is very similar to this one: http://stackoverflow.com/questions/10629245/wordpress-menu-disappears-when-query-query-varsmeta-key-is-set However, the answer accepted for this ...
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Custom field totals

I have tried searching everywhere for this and although there are some discussions about adding the total to the frontend, there is nothing about the admin side. I have a custom post type that has ...
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How to link a word comprised of a custom field with another?

I want to link content comprised of a custom field(field1_details) using another custom field(field2_link) which is a URL type. the_field('field1_details') is text_area field and ...
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Bulk edit custom excerpt text in WordPress

Is there a way to bulk edit the custom excerpt text without going to each post and open it? When we have 300 posts it can be a very time consuming process.
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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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If i have custom post type with 5 custom fields do i have to create a new loop to reference each one?

One custom post type that i've created has 5 custom fields that display specific content for a template that displays them in different areas on the page. My question is if i would have to create ...
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Build Array from Input Fields question

I have a series of input fields sets: <input type="text" name="people[name]" /> <input type="text" name="people[lastname]" /> <input type="text" name="people[email]" /> <input ...
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Get image post ID in media upload

I am developing a plugin that adds a Custom Post Type to my theme. It's a retail directory and the post type is a retail listing. Everything is working fine. I can upload content to the DB and then ...
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get_post_custom single array

Is there a way to return single values only when I run get_post_custom($post_id); it seems that I'm receiving double array, even when there only one value for this meta_key
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Custom field in a shortcode?

I cannot get the image from one of my fields into a shortcode. (it works with get_the_post_thumbnail($post->ID, 'thumbnail') but I need the value from the field udstiller logo. function ...
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Custom Metaboxes, multiple post selection

I have the following custom meta-box, which works to list a post type, I simply want to allow multiple values to be selected but cannot get it to work, it appears if I tell the select to store ...
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How to exclude custom fields from search queries?

I'm building a hotel search engine and I've first created a custom content type "hotel" with Types & Views Toolset. I'm using "Search everything" plugin to query custom fields and custom taxonomy ...
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Custom fields driven site. I want to make a visual editor driven page template. How?

My company had a website developed that is entirely driven by custom fields. We're now discovering that we didn't anticipate the need for pages with custom layouts, the kinds that can be made on case ...
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Insert wp gallery shortcode into custom textarea

Is there a way to insert wp gallery shortcode into custom metabox textarea ? I would like to have something like this: New metabox in post/page with textarea and below textarea there are a button to ...
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Creating a custom menu/widget area

I'm looking to create a /menu/widget area like the following site: http://www.microsoft.com/en-gb/default.aspx please see sections under downloads, security, support, about is this considered a ...
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Adding custom field to post object from custom table

I am writing a counter plugin for WordPress, which will keep track of daily and total views. Normally you would use post meta fields for storing such information. But I cannot: I cannot use meta ...
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Attach images to posts using custom fields (just paths to images already upld)

I'm setting up a real estate website, which i make listings using a custom post type 'listings' in which I have multiples metaboxes for beds, baths, and all other informations. I use a plugin to ...
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Bulk move (or copy) from a custom field to the post content?

I need to move (or copy) the contents of a custom field into the main post body, replacing any existing content. I need to do this for a few hundred posts...Is there a quick way of doing this? I can ...
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Rewrite Custom Fields url

I use custom fields named 'url' to add another website url (like http://www.youtube.com), I want to rewrite the 'url' as http://www.mysite.com/go/123. I tried all rewrite plugins, no one could do ...
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Include custom fields into the content of a regular page

Here's my setup: Parent "Gallery" page: _regular page, not custom type or anything _ Several "Project" child pages (could be as few as 1, unlimited number): also normal pages Child pages will ...
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Get single image from custom fields made with WCK custom fields creator

I used WCK Custom Fields Creator to create a repeatable custom field for uploading pairs of images (one color, one black and white) to posts. So for example, one post may have three fields, with two ...
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Saving Custom Post types and fields to a custom table

I have a project in which I am trying to import a large amount of data into a WordPress installation and from that data, create pages on my site (as a custom post type). Since these pages will be ...
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How do I add a new field/meta box to the Custom Post Type Portfolio in the Kaboodle Wootheme?

I've created CPTs using Types in the past, and I've built custom templates, but finding the method for adding a field to an existing Woothemes CPT is frustrating. I'm struggling to find the correct ...
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Shortcode not picking up custom field

I created a custom field that allows me to set the cropping style of timthumb, but I am also using short code to populate a page with blog posts, but the shortcode isn't picking up the customfield, so ...
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Custom Fields within custom post type

Am newbie. I have a custom post type 'dogs' and i want just 2 custom fields in this type. A pic on the left and text on the right - repeatable fields. Anyone know how to do this? I've no clue of php ...