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

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Implement Autocomplete for a custom field on Wordpress Plugin Frontend

I've setup my plugin to be used on the frontend using a shortcode. I have managed to use an autocomplete form on a previous website I programmed from scratch (not WP based) but I don't understand how ...
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add_query_arg to compare and display events from a certain date

I have archive-events.php file that sorts custom post type 'events' via WP_Query using custom field that is date formatted YYYYMMDD (20150215) like this: $args = array( 'post_type' => ...
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Order by three custom fields (Y-m-d), then separate into yearly sections

For a project of mine I have set up three custom fields (Year, month, day) attached to posts in order to determine the original date of a post’s content (not the post publish date, which is used for ...
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Understanding and using metaboxes in posts

I am developing my first theme that is not dependent on a parent theme but I am running into some back-end problems. I'm trying to add a metabox to all posts that are being written. This question is ...
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Term specific featured post on taxonomy archive pages

I am trying to find a way to display a per term featured post on taxonomy archive pages. So say you navigate to url.com/my_taxonomy/my_term it should show the featured post of my_term above the ...
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Add a custom field via PhpMyAdmin to all posts and pages avoiding duplicates

I have about 200 pages and 400 posts on my WP site. And I need to add one custom field (sidebar_config: left-sidebar) to all pages and posts. I have this for SQL query in PhpMyAdmin: INSERT INTO ...
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update multipe custom fields with multiple values

i would like to update multipe values of multiple custom fields at the same time , not in array but like this example: custom_field1 -> value11 custom_field1 -> value12 custom_field1 -> ...
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Add field to posts (checkbox) that only one post can have

I am trying to add a field to Wordpress posts (not pages) which would simply include a label and a checkbox. Something like: Make this the sticky post? If check, the key should be set to TRUE or ...
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Custom Info Box at end of posts?

I'm pretty new to WordPress so there are some parts of it I have difficulty working with. I run a small scale gaming niche website which focuses on just a small group of video games, and what I'm ...
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ACF no print data [closed]

I've a problem with Advanced Custom Fields Plugin I create a custom field named: bgcolor I want to print the value in category.php, this is my code: $color = get_field('bgcolor', ...
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Post structure for TV Shows or Shows

I wanted to know what is the proper way to structure post types or taxonomy for TV shows. Following below is what I am trying to accomplish using post type. - Series: Name,Title,Description -- ...
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Injecting pre-defined text from custom page template to editor

I am creating a custom page template: < ?php /* * Template Name: sliding content * Description: Sliding category contents */ get_header(); ?> <div id="primary" class="content-area"> ...
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How to get past and upcoming post by defining date in custom field?

I have create a custom post type "event" and created some posts in it. I have also created a custom field "EventDate" and giving value like "April 08, 2011", "February 08, 2016" etc for each event ...
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How to loop through certain custom field values

I am using ACF plugin and I would like to create an aggregate shortcode containing data from other pages which use custom fields. Can you help how to start? Thank you So some of my posts have custom ...
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Get Custom fields from PAGE in POSTs

I've a simple problem but i don't know how fix. I create custom fields from my web, i use this to generate something style in the header. The header its same in example.com/taxonomy and ...
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Iterate through users and display users meta info at front-page

I have a meta field in user called columnista-destacado I need to iterate through Wordpress users and if that field has valued set (lets said equal 1) then I need to display user meta info at ...
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How to save taxonomy term meta?

Since, WordPress don't have taxonomy metadata support for saving taxonomy custom form fields, I am currently thinking of using options API. But the 1MB options size limit on Wordpress.com is what's ...
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Custom search (wp query by custom fields)

I'm building custom search. Actually it's just need to check custom field value. The custom field is called 'summary'. However i'm not sure what i'm doing wrong as it is not working. Maybe someone ...
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How to get generic Oembed in custom field?

I'm pretty tired right now and I guess I'm missing something. I use this piece of code to output youtube videos in my articles with a custom field. 'video_url' being the custom field name and the ...
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It's possible to hide body copy box for a custom post type?

I'm using Wordpress Types for create and manage Custom Post Types (CPT) at my blog and it works perfectly. I have created a CPT called Espacio Publicitario and I added also some custom fields (see ...
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Filter query based on date in custom field

I have a custom post type jobs and custom field with key expiry-date which the user enters the date after which the post will no longer be displayed. Here's my code so far... $loop = new WP_Query( ...
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How to put forward a blog post

I would know if I can put forward a blog post natively using Wordpress ? For example, I have created 20 posts, but I only show 5 on my homepage. Then imagine that I want to put the 18th at the first ...
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How to stop wp_query searching pages as well as the specified CPT

I have a CPT that has multiple fields. I have a custom input form that takes a name as the input and this is stored in the $surname variable. I need to search my CPT for that name either as the CPT ...
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Warn user that data may be lost for custom pages

When you edit a builtin field in Wordpress like the title and don't save the cahnges, and attempt to go to another link, a warning alert box comes up stating that "changes may be lost if you navigate ...
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Save multiple custom post fields from quick edit

Context: A multiple custom posts and custom fields website. Since the website is rather complex, has a lot of users, a lot of editors and a lot of data, they asked to be able to choose which custom ...
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Sort and display pages with specific custom field (not tag)

What I need basically is to display child pages on a parent. But I want to split the list of childs to, lets say, 'important' and 'non-important' to display it at the beginning and at the end of a ...
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How build search with filleting custom taxonomy and custom fields

I wanna explain about my search box, actually what i want to make. Ive a search input and few check boxes to filter the search result. i need to search like this : [Country1] AND ( [venue1] OR ...
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Get YouTube video id from url in a custom field

Here's the scenario, I have a site with thousands of YouTube video posts which are stored in a custom field 'video_url' which is being used in a custom video player. The custom player I'm using now ...
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metabox is inserting only one value of checkbox [duplicate]

only one checkbox value is inserted on database,i want multiple checkbox value insert on database. What i want that, Multiple checkbox should insert on database and after insertion on database, ...
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multiple checkbox value is not updating in metabox

It is displaying all the values checked,i want to only show checked value checked,but now it is displaying all the value checked,i am not sure how to write condition for that Please let me know. ...
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How to show a gloabl message on a user profile page (in back end)?

I want to show a global message for all users in their profile page. I do not want to edit profile.php what is the hook to do this? Basically I want to add a div to show a paragraph below the ...
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Populate a select box with data stored in the database?

I know generally how to add custom fields to the user profile page. However, I need to add a custom select box to the profile page that is populated with all the schools in the state. (Our users will ...
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Adding Custom Fields/editing description css in NextGen Gallery

Hello I am currently trying to build a vehicle selling page using wordpress & The Nxt-Gen Gallery. I am currently using the shortcode below to include the description underneath the thumbnails. ...
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Categories list into registration form

I'm trying to create a custom user registration form used for Educational website. Is it possible to automatically retrieve categories of posts (custom posts) in the registration form. The form ...
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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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Converting a checkbox filter for custom fields to a dropdown

I've been scratching my head trying to figure this out for awhile now and was wondering if someone could provide some help. My PHP knowledge isn't the best so I'm working with what I have and it ...
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Custom Post Field -> Returning only the word “array”

So I've tried this: $output .= '<span class="team-member-venue">'.get_post_meta( get_the_ID(), 'venueofcoach', true ).'</span>'; Where venueofcoach is the metaname of the custom post ...
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Add another field with javascript or delete field

I need Help with code for wordpress I have a new field with price and i want to know how do i add button to add the new service in February filduri seerviciului name and price I ued this code ...
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Selecting distinct days from a custom field within a range

I have an events custom post type that stores a date as a custom field named datestart. I need to select the distinct dates in this field, where they fall in a given month, and return those distinct ...
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Query for related posts by tags with custom field and custom post type

I've found a lot of very similar questions here, and have tried to use the (accepted) solutions without success, guessing I'm doing something very simple wrong and just can't see it so I'm hoping a ...
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Accessing loop functions (e.g the_title or the_content) from post ID

I have an array of post IDs obtained through complicated filtering code. I want to display posts from these IDs, and for each post I need access to regular post functions like the_title and such. More ...
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Add custom field to media attachment image attribute in post editor

I have the following filter, but do not know how to add custom attributes to image field, when attaching media to post. example <img data-ext-link-title="" data-ext-link-url=""> ...
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Register author, facebook connect, publish posts from front end

I need little help to navigate me to the right method in these six steps. Need a facebook login, which when you connect you register in the site like a author. You have a register form to register ...
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WP Query between posts custom fields [duplicate]

I've tried doing a WP_Query based on a custom field, which name is 'date' and value is something like '14/01/2015'. I want the query to give results when 'date' is between today and tomorrow. All ...
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How to “group” (categorize) the Pages together?

I have a lot of Pages which can be (need to be) grouped under a number of different Categories. ** Then the more important thing is, i need to control those pages (of different groups) programatically ...
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Insert blogname automatically in custom field on ecery post

I have a WP Multisite and looking for a way to add blogname to a custom field. I have the code setup to automatically insert show_name => custom_value to every post, now I need help to add the ...
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Get A Custom Field From A Custom Taxonomy Of A Custom Post Type [closed]

This has probably been answered before but I'm stumped so I'll ask anyway. I have a custom post type called products. I then have a custom taxonomy called product-category. I've set up a custom field ...
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How can I see a list of products that I have set to outofstock through a custom field check box?

So I have tons of products being displayed through my custom post type of products made by the 'Advanced Custom Field' and 'Custom Post Type UI' plugins. I made a very simple custom field named ...
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How to add an extra, independent set of custom fields?

I'm looking for a plugin or sth to let the admin enter a list of specs (name & value) for a given type of post. The regular custom fields would work perfectly but of course, they are used by some ...
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How do I use foreach to get content from a custom-field in multiple posts?

so I am trying to use a foreach to pull content from a custom field in multiple posts, but it just wont work. I can get it to work for a simple textarea string but I am struggling getting it to work ...