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

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converting custom field date format

I am using the More Fields plugin which gives me the ability to create a date formatted YYYY/mm/dd and I want to convert that to be shown like: February 11, 2011 Is this possible?
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Way To Store Global Meta Values

When using posts there is a way to store meta values on a per post level. Is there a way to store values on a global site value? I want to save a numeric value that isnt tied to any single post. I ...
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Sortable column treating int column as string [duplicate]

I have added a custom, sort able column to a post list. The post list displays and when i try to sort it, the results will order them as if they were strings. For example, when i sort i get results ...
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How to make a customized user registration form using the built in wp-register() template tag

I want to make a registration form in WordPress, but i need it to contain my own custom input fields. For instance, i need it to have an input field such as COUNTRY, SCHOOL, COURSE, ...
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Custom post type name and assigning custom taxonomy

I've made mistake creating custom post type. I've put: register_post_type( 'Post Name', $args ); instead of register_post_type( 'post_name', $args ); Now I need to assign new custom taxonomy to ...
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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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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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Edit custom fields in posts list

Is it possible to edit (or add) custom fields directly in posts list (/wp-admin/edit.php)? I need to do it quickly for many posts (1000s) so editing every and each of them would take ages to ...
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Query all posts if multiple meta key don't exist

I'm trying to get all posts that don't have a meta ket that starts with aa_. I can do it this way $args = array( 'posts_per_page' => -1, 'category__in' => 23, 'meta_query' => array( ...
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Order by a meta field 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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Filtering a WP_Query meta_query by numeric values isn't working

That was a very dense title. I have a custom post type "event" which has a Date/Time picker field "event_date" thanks to the Advanced Custom Fields plugin. This Date/Time picker saves a UNIX ...
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Trying to sort and display categories(not posts) by custom field: 'order'

I'm a WordPress rookie. I've added a custom field to my "Category" taxonomy. The custom field is "custom_order" and its purpose is to hold a number so that my categories can be sorted and displayed in ...
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Add custom field for users

I am using Metabox for a while and is a great plugin but I was using in pages and posts. Now I want to add a simple checkbox to users profile page, is that possible with Metabox plugin? Can any ...
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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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woocommerce in check out page how change the tax rate with ajax an php [closed]

Hi can anyone please tell if possible change the tax rate in woocommerce plugin in chekcout page i want to change the rate tax 0% or 19% when user select option if personal(19 %) if company (0 %) ...
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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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How to add tab which is visible only in admin side of product in woocommerce? [closed]

I am new in wordpress development. I want to do add settings in a product page in a new tab. How to I add settings code That I tried to add Tab //add product tab link in admin ...
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Book-like index on a page with foreach custom field and array merge

I'm trying to make a page with a Table of Contents in which my 'lyric' posts need to be ordered by three different custom fields. Basically each song could either be Original or about a Game, and in ...
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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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Turn raw url into clickable links

I have a custom field that contains a bunch of urls in it. I want them to be clickable links in that custom field only. How can I do this? I could just manually convert them to html links but that's ...
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Show or hide custom fields by user's role [frontend]

Is it possible to hide or show custom fields by user's role. For example: I have custom field "wholesale_notice" and it have to be visible only for my "wholesale" user role. Thanks
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woocommerce how in checkout to add my custom field check box, and when i check it hide the shipping adress and add tax 19% [closed]

Hi i working in page with virtual product i need to do this so this i want to do i want to have a checkbox with name "Personal" so when click hide right way the company name adress etc also i want ...
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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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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 post types, disable fields

I have a plugin that is syncing data from a third party service into a custom post type. The idea is that the post type acts as a slave to the third party service, so any changes there overwrite any ...
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If value present, order posts by two consecutive custom fields

Basically on my site I have a bunch of song lyrics and in a static page I want to show them listed by album Link to my website and album position of the song and I have two custom fields with that ...
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Making Custom Admin Columns Editable

I have a Custom Post Type called 'team'. This CPT has numerous Custom Fields (created using the Advanced Custom Field plugin) of which one is 'day'. I understand that in order to get the 'day' value ...
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Category page ordered by custom fields with IF conditions

on my site I need to sort posts by a custom field when shown in category pages like this one, but my problem is that I kinda need to do it like this: -if post of the "lyrics" type has the field ...
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Custom field picture instead of post thumbnail on category page

I'm trying to modify a theme to make it work with my custom fields (I'm using ACF for most of the data I put on pages) for a site with song lyrics on it. The original code was this: ...
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Sort search results by meta_key value

I really need help with this. Below is a code of my template for search results page search.php and everything works just fine. Now, the website is about public events so it's very important that ...
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Advanced Custom Fields from Category - IF statement

Please if someone could help ill be very greatful. I know how to use the if statement using Advanced Custom Fields on posts - but this time I want to pull the value from the Advanced Custom Fields in ...
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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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Passing Variable as URL Parameter — Security concerns?

I need to make sure I'm not opening up a security hole in my site. I have a Custom Post Type called "Communities" and a custom post type called "Floor Plans" and need to add a parameter to the URL on ...
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How to retrieve referrer tag, and save in custom fields for each WC order?

I need to save the traffic source of each order for my Woocommerce store because I need to know what internal page or external website had resulted in that order. I'll need this for customer service ...
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Woocommerce: Custom Price Calculation in Variation based on number of pages per book

I am developing a website were you can make and sell your own book. The Product layout needs some specific features that force me to use Product Variations and using the standard Attributes: so far, ...
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Check for meta data before it is published

I am using a church theme and custom post with its own set of meta data. What i want to do isif a sermon post is published, WP will check whether someone included a video URL. If they do, check the ...
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Can't display errors in attachment_fields_to_save

I am writing a plugin for adding a custom field to the image attachment dialogue box, the plugin works for storing valid input data. I have a problem for showing the error message "This is not a valid ...
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Group posts by month by custom metabox?

is there a way to do this ? August 2009 11 Title of the post of the 11th day of August 15 Title of other post of the 15th day of August 20 Title of another post of the 20th day of August July 2009 4 ...
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How to show all posts of specific custom post type with their custom fields values?

I am trying to get the list of all posts with post_type "staff" along with custom fields assigned to this post_type. Custom fields were create with help of ACF. I've tried both: $query = new ...
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Query Multiple meta

Hi i've looked through the forum but can't seem to find the right solution to what i'm looking what we have is a property website and have various pages setup to show specific types of properties ...
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Custom Fields with pre-filled content

as this is my first post here I first of all like to say "Thanks" because I found a lot of hints here for my problems in the past. Now I have to ask for the first time: We are offering news under ...
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Display post from a date range from custom field

I currently have a custom post type that has two major custom fields that are need for the query. The 'score_time' field stores time of a score. Example: 12:20 The 'score_date' stores the date the ...
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If Custom Field is empty don't display div

I'm looking for a better way to hide a div when a custom field is empty. I've figured out how to hide the div but I have quite a few custom fields and I'd rather not write the code for each one. ...
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Advanced Custom Fields: Sorting custom columns with custom fields sorts only by date

I have a custom post type – “members”. With help of Advanced Custom Fields(AFC) I’ve created a Field Group with 5 fields and assigned that group to my “members” post type. I followed this article to ...
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Can't pick up a field created with Advanced Custom Fields

I have a situation where: I need to create a custom link per image on an image gallery. I did that via ACF. I have created a text field with HTML outputing so that hyperlinks get converted ...
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How to hide a div based on contents of custom field

I've found several other threads asking this same question, but for some reason I can't seem to make a solution work for me. For clarification, I want to have a custom field that is applied to a post ...
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Need some suggestion/help with custom post types project

i am working on some project where i have custom post types for management courses. I have create new roles (for users) : teacher and student. Now the quasions is what is the right way to assign one ...
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Wordpress Costums Field Comment Box on Admin Page (Post Editing)

can help me about wordpress comment field on post editing in admin page? i want to change the default form like picture above : to like this...
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How can I display all values of a custom field from posts with a certain value of another custom field or from certain post types?

I know the question is quite ambiguous. Let me explain: I have a page that lists all posts with a certain value of a custom field. (Eg.: The page Rentals lists all posts with the value rental of ...