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

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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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Assign different custom fields to different categories when listing

I am currently developing a website for gemstone trade. Every gemstone can be characterized by carat weight, color and so on. The carat weight is a universal standard for every gemstone but not the ...
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SQL / wp_update_post: change post custom field to CPT post taxonomy

the setup is as follow: I have posts with a custom field: actor = 'tom hanks' for advanced management I created a custom post type (actors) and added "tom hanks" as a post within that actors taxonomy. ...
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How can I get post meta data (custom field) from within a custom wordpress action hook?

I have a custom hook in my theme which is set up like this: do_action('my_custom_hook'); That code is in my header.php file and outside of the main loop. I have a call to this hook like so in my ...
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Get Posts ordered by a date custom meta field

I have created a meta field for a custom post type. This is a date field that will always be YYYY-MM-DD. There could be 100s of posts so i cant query them all and sort afterwards. I need to be able to ...
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How to delete file uploaded by Plupload

I follow the steps from here to integrate the plupload in metabox. Everything is working fine. But I did find one disadvantage of this guide. When I click the 'Remove' link from the uploaded images, ...
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How to display wp_post by custom field value?

I am using wooCommerce. How to display posts, when seaching by custom field value. The goal is when ?s={custom_field_value} URL is set, to get a result : ?custom_field*={custom_field_value} And get a ...
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Custom search SQL Query to add custom field in result

I have to write my own MySQL query since I haven't found a good way to do it within wordpress functionality. I want the search query to search trough post_title / post_content & meta_key ...
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How to disable 'enclosure' custom field link from appearing in the post

Seems like there is no way to delete the custom field 'enclosure' (if I delete it in a post, as soon as I press update it will appear again). OK, but how can I remove the link to the video file (my-...
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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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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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How to insert a writing panel between the title and the page content?

I want a writing panel for a custom field called 'Sub-title' and would like it to appear in its logical place in the Page editor (that is, between the title and the Page content). Is that possible? ...
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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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Advanced Custom Fields Show PHP in Text Areas

I recently installed and configured my ACF fields. However, I found out that when I include PHP (ex. <?php the_field('field_name');?>) in a custom field on the admin panel, the PHP only shows up ...
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How to sort category by custom field value

I am using the following : $catargs = array( 'meta_key'=> 'category_custom_order', 'orderby' => 'meta_value_num', 'order'=> 'ASC', ); but I can get the ...
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ACF: Not displaying ACF data from another post

I'm trying to pull data from an ACF module in another post and display it on a page. I've followed (https://www.advancedcustomfields.com/resources/how-to-get-values-from-another-post/) and triple ...
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get_post_meta unserialize issue - retuns boolean(false)

I´m using a simple custom plugin that parses and saves external XML data as a serialized array in a custom field. This works fine, however, when I update the post, instead of the array I only see a ...
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Excluding posts with certain value of meta_key keeping posts without that meta_key

There are solutions for this problem, but what I could found, all of them are from long ago. So I am looking for a solution (if there is any) considering recent updates. I have a meta key wpse_city, ...
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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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Create Pop-Up Box with Custom Field Content Inside the Loop

I tried this using ThickBox first, then tried using some code I had that worked on another website... Total failure. The Goal: I have a custom post type (product) with a ton of custom fields. I also ...
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get_post_meta fields don't show up on posts page

I'm new here, and to coding! I've been working hard (so, so hard...so hard) to create my website and with occasional help I've created a look and feel I like using some custom get_post_meta fields for ...
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Filter multiple custom fields Values with Check boxes

I create check boxes with name of custom field value. Here is 2 custom fields and every field have 2 type of values. need to show filter result of selected boxes?? every custom field have two type ...
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Custom field as featured image caption

The problem is: My featured image caption is not being shown since it is (still) stored in a custom field (called (wpcf-bildunterschrift). I can easily access the customfield, but not the field that ...
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Sorting posts by multiple values, combined

In this image, 1. The Black letters are default post titles 2. The number before the 'of' is a custom field. 3. The number after the year is the post's published year Now I want to sort this ...
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Guest Author - How to display posts on /author/ archive page

I have used the Advanced Custom Fields plugin to create all the data elements for a company leadership directory page and management bio pages. On the site blog, management will not be posting ...
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Delete single meta row from multiple meta rows under same key of a post

I'm storing meta data for my posts using a single key, so it's creating multiple meta data. <?php $data = array( 'user_id' => $user_id, 'message' => $message ); add_post_meta( $post_id, '...
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How to enable revisions for post meta data?

Normally wordpress keeps revision of wp_post table. But for generating a report I need some custom fields to be tracked while any update happens. As custom fields are saved in wp_postmeta table I need ...
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Add custom fields after post/page title

I am using the Headway theme, and I need to add custom field code to page & posttitles. This is what I need to be able to do. [edit:image has been deleted] The red button will be added through ...
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echo value from 'select' field type into page template using cmb2?

I'm using CMB2 plugin to add metaboxes into a custom post type. I'm adding the additional metaboxes via functions.php onto child theme. It may worth to mention that parent theme/custom post already ...
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Copy custom field value to post title

I used the code found here. However, that does not update the title field until you open the post and hit Update button both via the back and front-end. I tried changing "save-post" hook with "...
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UPDATE on SELECT results. A SQL query to swap Author with Meta Box value

I inherited a project where, for some reason, the previous developer make a custom post type for authors and a custom select listing all those authors cpt titles in the post edit screen. This led to a ...
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How make a custom search on backend in Wordpress without plugin?

I have a post type called usr_jardin with a custom field called sim_nuip. I would like to get the search to work for the title of the post and also by custom field . I try this but does not work me. ...
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Woocommerce custom fields

I'm using woocommerce plugin in my wordpress web site. In Admin panel for products I've added few custom fields as shown bellow: On my shop page, I want to print the custom field values, and I use ...
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DIsplaying URL of custom field in last post of certain taxonomy && post type

So, I need to echo the URL of a custom field from the last post published in a certain post type and with a particular taxonomy. This code so far works OK, but even that numberposts = 1, $...
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How to add wordpress plugins in along with my standalone theme

I am developing my own custom WordPress theme but in my custom theme i am using some of plugins. Actually i am adding some custom field plugin to customize the text on my theme. My problem is that ...
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Get registered custom fields or post meta even if empty

I would like to be able to get all registered custom fields or post meta for a given post. The limitation I am facing is that the use of either get_post_meta or get_post_custom returns an array of ...
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How to integrating Front-End Submission (EDD) with Visualizer plugin?

I have problem to integrating or enabling the WP Visualizer plugin into Front-End Submission (FES) addon from Easy Digital Downloads (EDD). I'm trying to find out the add-on documentation or forum ...
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Filter by Custom Taxonomy AND Custom Field

I'd like to give my users the possibility to filter the posts by Taxonomy Terms AND Custom Field values. Like so: [tax]Country:[terms] [tax]Company:[terms] [field]Price:[values] Filtering by ...
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Save custom field as 0000-00-00 00:00:00 (date) to meta_value in Wordpress

When I create a custom post type with custom field, how do I write to meta_value in database in int (0000-00-00 00:00:00) format instead of unixtimestamp?
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Media Attachment Custom Meta Fields not saving in Media Uploader when using jQuery UI Autocomplete

I am trying to write a plugin that adds a custom meta field to image attachments to give images a credit field. I use the 'attachment_fields_to_edit' and 'attachment_fields_to_save' filters. ...
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get posts where a custom field contains a text

I have a custom field where the value contains a comma separated list of items (like: test1,test2,test3), now I want to retrieve posts where the field contains one of the values, I have: $query = ...
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Getting Custom Fields from WordPress JSON API

I'm using the plugin (https://github.com/WP-API/WP-API) to get JSON Data from WordPress, but I'm stuck on something, I've a custom post type, events, with which many custom fields is attached to, such ...
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Custom post type in Custom widget - $listItem

Hi i have a slight problem when making a custom post type widget. the problem is that when i add a custom field in the code the part that shows the custom field information get's on top of the output ...
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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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ACF in wordpress

Hi i have a slight problem when making a custom post type widget. The problem is that when i want to get the field i want to use in a inline style it doesn't work. This is my code: class ...
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Query events post type after current date and timezone

So I am making changes to a clients website and currently they have an events post type with some custom fields that allow them to set an events end date/time and the events timezone. The custom ...
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How to Manage and link certain custom taxonomy?

I'm creating some kind of soccer dedicated website.Assuming we created 4 different taxonomies: Teams, Players, Tournaments, Managers. Team includes two different types: National Team Club ...
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Let users upload image(s) to the post from front end

I want to enable logged in users (Wordpress) to submit posts from front end (among with other data). My form is working great, I add custom post meta data which I later display on custom post page. ...
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Custom Meta Box Image Gallery Not Saving

I'm having an issue of a custom meta box I'm building based off of WooCommerce's Product Gallery meta box. The meta box is not saving for some reason. I've tried some options from many different ...
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taxonomy_radio is not showing anything in the front-end in cmb2

I am building a website in where I want to show the tag selected from the custom fields (mainly from radio button). I have setup the cmb2 as like below the codes.. add_action('cmb2_admin_init', '...