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

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Paying to Access Custom Fields Per Post

I need a way to protect access to custom fields within my posts. I've been looking at several plugs ins, but none seem quite right. I do not need to protect the body of my post, just a set of custom ...
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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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Displaying Meta Box Image

I have some problems displaying info from my custom meta box in my custom post type single. I'm using Reusable Custom Wordpress Meta Boxes by Tammy Hart. I'm able to display the textfields using ...
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Creating a filter to modify links ending in .pdf

I'm trying to create a filter that checks for links that are to PDFs, and append the href attribute with something like /form?file=[path to pdf]. For example, starting with: <a ...
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Unique Post Meta Values

I want to use Unique IDs like YouTube video IDs and WordPress post IDs in a custom field 'youtube_id'. I just created a front-end add post page and want to check if 'youtube_id' used or not used in a ...
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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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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 do found one disadvantages of this guide. When I click 'Remove' link from the uploaded images, it ...
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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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Transfer taxonomy to custom field

I have a blog with movie critics and I'm using many taxonomies to add some informations about the movies, like director, actors or it's year. Using taxonomies is really useful to display all movies ...
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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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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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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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meta_query for keys that aren't yet set

I'm trying to query for a custom post type for a gallery system. I have a checkbox to set a gallery as a "featured" gallery (set up through More Fields plugin) - if this is checked then the meta value ...
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Custom Meta Boxes and Fields for WordPress: Change directory upload based on user-edit page

I have already published this on StackOverflow, but I realised it would be better to post it here instead. I am using the CMB script (Custom Meta Boxes and Fields for WordPress) for uploading files ...
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Change post format using custom field

I'm creating a theme using the CF Post Formats plugin. But I've run into some trouble I don't know how to solve. Here's what I want to be able to do: Create a new standard-format post Enter a url ...
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Custom wysiwyg editor doesn't execute shortcodes?

I encounter this weird problem.. I'm trying to create a simple & easy website for a client. He wants to embed video's into the page. I use different customfields assigned to specific elements in ...
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Sorting posts by Multiple custom fields in defined order

I'm currently sorting some posts out by custom fields 'role' and 'surname', using the following: function customorder($orderby) { return 'mt1.meta_value DESC, mt2.meta_value ASC'; } $args = ...
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How to import database table as custom post type and custom fields?

I have a sql table that contains vehicle information. When I import the database table to my WordPress website, I need the information to be imported as custom fields for a custom post type. For ...
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Adding custom url to readmore link using get_permalink()

I am having issues with a custom url. I have a page with a gallery type plugin/shortcode. Now each gallery item displayed on the page, has a readmore link, linking to that gallery item post. Now I ...
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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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Custom Field, add gallery id

Is it possible to add a gallery id like [gallery ids="9"] to custom field using the media editor in wordpress? I have attached a media function to a specific custom field but are not able to insert ...
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Auto Populate Custom Field with Complex Value That Increase by One?

Can somebody help me to sort this? I am using WP 3.5.2 and I have "Orders" post type where purchase_order custom field is located. This is the sample of purchase order record: POCOS20130051 PO - ...
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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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frontend image post uploader

I've set up image uploader on front end custom form for users with some text input, textareas etc .Everything works fine, untill I decide don't upload any image. Then my "thank you" page gets blank. ...
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How can I put a custom field value that needs to be inside the loop, in a custom menu via functions.php?

How can I put a custom field value that needs to be inside the loop, in a custom menu via functions.php?? I'm working on a bilingual website and I'm using the Bilingual Linker plugin. I was able to ...
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Search Custom Post Type with all meta attached?

I'm currently have a search box that's supposed to search a certain post type. It's supposed to check the query against all standard cpt content, tags and the associated meta data. I'm wondering how I ...
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Automatic linking terms

I am trying to link words that show up anywhere on the website to go to a pre-defined internal url. In the post editor the author is able to choose a product from a drop-down menu using custom ...
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Is there a way to dump all registered sidebar/widget?

I need to know the properties of sidebar and widgets I've added, is there a way to dump those? Thanks.
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Display posts order by custom post in a dropdown menu

In my WordPress backend I have some custom posts and, in one of them, I want to display in a dropdown field some posts related with but ordered by post type. Iwant to display something like this. ...
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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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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 ...