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

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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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Incoming URL variables to custom metabox

Is it possible to take values from an incoming URL variable and write it to a custom meta box? My client has something like the following for a URL (marketing purposes): ...
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Preserving line breaks when saving and displaying custom fields data

I'm collecting data via a form plugin and save that data in form of a post with several custom fields. I then display the content of the post and the custom fields on my post template via <?php ...
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Custom Field to a Role?

Is it possible to add custom field to a custom role? Say I want to create roles that represent a membership level and want to add billing options to it. So it'd look like this: Membership level ...
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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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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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Filter archive.php by custom meta

I"m trying to filter an archive page by custom meta query. I've tried using query_posts($args) prior to the loop, but it returns nothing. Any ideas? Here's what I have so far: <?php ...
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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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Showing Custom Fields on Parent Page

I have lots of subpages each having some custom fields. I am using 2 plugins, eMembers for the membership levels, and Types for my custom fields. I am trying to show the custom field information on ...
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PODS performance vs custom field

is using pods's own content tpye where custom fields are all stored in one table more scalable than custom fields of wordpress where each field is a row in the meta table... I haven't used PODS yet ...
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Custom field image to Featured Image

I'm changing the theme of a blog. The problem is when I export the content from the old post and import it into the new one, I don't get the Featured Image. It's the same problem posted here: Move ...
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Query based on custom fields start and end date

I have a custom post type called Events, with 2 custom fields, start date and end date. These fields are stored using a timestamp in the database. I want to create a custom query based on these 2 ...
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Notice: Trying to get property of non-object in : custom fields category

I have custom fields in my category. I'm using this tutorial to add custom fields to my categories. I'm trying to output one of the custom fields on my category.php template but I'm unable to do so. ...
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How to diplay a div only if at least one author custom profile field is filled?

I try to build a small plugin that adds few social profile fields to WordPress user form and display their social icons to the author meta box on single post. The problem I face is as follow: The ...
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Display Multiple Values of Same Key

I am going to put multiple value on custom field using same key (my key is link). So the value will be value A and value B And heres my custom field code for single value: <a href="<?php ...
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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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$args Orderby The number

I have this code $cat_args=array( 'include' => '42,210,21', 'orderby' => '42,210,21', 'order' => 'asc' ); $categories=get_categories($cat_args); foreach($categories as $category) { ...
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Using Custom Function With Advanced Custom Fields

I've written a custom function which works with the native WordPress custom fields function but I need it to work with the Advanced Custom Fields plugin. I have created the custom field and meta box ...
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Getting movie and serial on actor page

I'm building a cinema site, I came with a problem, let me explain: Movies- are stored in Post's Actors- are stored in Post Type - persoane ( taxonomy= lista) Serials - are stored in Post Type - ...
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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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Custom Search Query – include only custom fields and title

I have a custom post type and I also need a custom search. I want the post title and two custom fields to be indexed/queried. I found solutions for title only and for custom fields but not for both so ...
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Admin Area Custom Type Search By Meta Fields Without Title & Content

I have a custom post type that uses several meta fields. In the admin area I would like to be able to search by those meta fields. I have implemented this currently in my functions.php with this code: ...
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How to call custom category field data in theme?

I am trying to add two custom fields to my categories (which I have done thanks to this answer - Any examples of adding custom fields to the category editor?) And now I need to call them within my ...
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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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How to set a default meta value for custom field

I have setup a custom meta_key for attachments. Since it is a radio button with Yes/No options, and the default value is always Yes, I need that this default value is saved into the db when the ...
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Custom bulk action for media gallery items

I'm trying to add custom "Bulk Actions" to WP 3.5 new media gallery items. I started from this excellent tutorial which does exactly what I need, but with regular posts; so i tried to adapt it to work ...
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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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List of users that clicked a 'Join' button at single post

The title might be a bit vague while I'm not quite sure how to describe it. What I want: At every single post (in this case of post type 'event') a logged in user must be able to click a 'Join' ...
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Sort posts based on multiple custom fields

I have a three custom fields Meta Key → YOUR_PREFIX_newcar_body_type Meta Key → YOUR_PREFIX_newcar_transmission_type Meta Key → YOUR_PREFIX_newcar_variant and I have to sort posts ...
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Adding Custom Field to Taxonomy Input :Panel

I am looking to achieve something which I figured would be fairly simple to accomplish but it seems there are no real examples available to achieve my needs. Essentially I have a custom post type of ...
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add custom fields in custom taxonomy meta box in wordpress-3.5.2

Unable to add custom fields in custom taxonomy meta box in wordpress-3.5.2. I have checked solution in various blogs but Unable to solved this problem. I am using wordpress-3.5.2 What I am trying is ...
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Matching Serialized Arrays with meta_query

I've asked a related question previously, but I think I've finally worked out the crux of my issue. I'm using Advanced Custom Fields and have a number of custom fields attached to my post type. I'm ...
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Custom field php

Hi I put this php code on my single post php <?php $custom_fields = get_post_meta($post_id); $my_custom_field = $custom_fields['_source_link']; //key name foreach ( $my_custom_field as $key => ...
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Multiple meta data one label

I am wanting one label but multiple data to be under the label. I also want to reference each input option individually so that I can query for specific meta data. Currently I have, function ...
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Styling Taxonomy Terms Individually

I am trying to solve a problem and need help :) First, I have a custom grid displaying terms and images from my custom taxonomy. This is the code I'm using currently: <?php $terms = get_terms( ...
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Get custom fields when hover link of post

I have custom page and get some links of post if( $my_query->have_posts() ) { while ($my_query->have_posts()) : $my_query->the_post(); ?> <li><a href="<?php ...
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Order posts by custom field and if custom field is empty return remaining posts

I have an archive page ordered by a numeric value in a custom field. This returns the ordered posts correctly, but does not display posts that don't have a custom field. $paged = ...
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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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do_shortcode close

I am using the jscrollpane plugin on WordPress along with the advanced custom fields plugin. The jscrollpane plugin uses the following shortcodes: [vr_jsp] [/vr_jsp] I have two different custom ...
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Custom fields doesnt work well with any postTAB plugin

Here is my problem: I tried to implement custom fields (text) within a post tab. I tried many post tab plugins and the imlementation to template was succesfull... Unfortunately, the content of the ...
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Linking Custom Fields to Database Records

Hey there im fairly new to wordpress and php, but have a strong programming/database background. I recently learned about custom fields and am wondering if it is at all possible to do the following ...
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Filter and display a specific custom field value [closed]

I am developing a travel website for an agency. I'm trying to to make the user able to select an option like "Select your departure" and filter the loop with all the departures available for the ...
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Adding custom input for data attribute in insert media modal

I'm trying to add a text input to the "Insert Media" modal in the hopes of being able to add an html5 data- attribute to the images' parent anchor. <a class="fancybox" href="..." ...
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Hide a div when a custom field is empty

I am having trouble hiding a div when the input of a custom field is empty. This is the code I am using but can not seem to get it to work. The field that displays the content is _cmb_fe_wysiwyg ...
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one get_posts to return a number of custom posts for each meta value

I have setup a custom post 'product' with a custom field cf_type. I wish to have one get_posts that will return 20 total products, 10 products with cf_type: fog and 10 with cf_type: gof. Is that ...
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WP_query returns error when used for custom widget

I was working on creating my first plugin/widget that should display a really simple loop containing only a custom field (image) I've been testing the loop without any problems in my theme but when I ...
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Custom field with subdomain

I am currently having a problem related to the display of custom field article is "language" Specifically as follows: I have a blog with multiple applications for mobile phones, as this blog ...
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Show Custom Post Type taxonomy term that matches custom field

Not sure how well I can explain this but I will try. I have two Custom Post Types. One is "Locations" and one is "Members." I need to show only the members that belong to the location. "Locations" has ...
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WordPress Custom Field Should be Unique. Is it possible?

I have a custom field called "website_url". It should be unique. Ex: If a author set "http://wordpress.stackexchange.com/questions/ask" as the custom field value as a post, ...