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

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List custom field values ​​in alphabetical order without repetition from the current category?

I have this code: global $wpdb; $query = "SELECT DISTINCT meta_value FROM $wpdb->postmeta WHERE meta_key = 'product_brand' ORDER BY ...
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Get post info inside modal window?

What I'm Trying To Do I have set up a custom post type for 'movies' and below is how I set up the template. Basically, I am trying to get a.thickbox (in the code below) to open a modal window with ...
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Incorrect data after modifying post using backlink from wp_die

I have hook: function myHook( $post_ID, $post ) { $data = get_post_meta($post_ID, 'data', true); if ($data) { _log('data:' . $data); /* here some checks and validation */ ...
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When editing a post with a custom meta box the values aren't displaying correctly

I followed this tutorial to create a custom meta box with a simple two option drop down. My code is below. The custom fields are saved when creating a post, and edit when I change the value and ...
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Display custom field value on woocommerce product page

I know similar questions have been asked dozens of times but I'm just not understanding how to display custom fields. I'm using woocommerce and want to display a custom field value on product pages. ...
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How to structure Multisite sites into categories?

When using WordPress Multisite with many sites, it would be nice to store them into categories. Site categories that is, not post categories. Maybe there is a way to use some kind of site meta / ...
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get_posts in meta box dropdown not showing latest posts

I’ve got a metabox I set up using WPAlchemy that allows authors to add a link to an associated post. It’s been working fine for months but now for some reason the dropdown with the appropriate posts ...
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Using meta query ('meta_query') with a search query ('s')

Trying to build a search that not only searches the defaults (title, content etc) but also a specific custom field. My current query: $args = array( 'post_type' => 'post', 's' => $query, ...
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Displaying custom field according to date

I am not sure whether this is an Advanced Custom Fields-related question, or a general PHP question, so I have also posted this to the ACF support forum, for those of you who are also looking for ...
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How do I enforce users to fill a determined custom field using WyPiekacz?

I have a Wordpress + Buddypress site. I've created two custom fields which must be filled in each post. Also, I have a form in a custom metabox to show them. I'm using WyPiekacz plugin to check for ...
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How to add dynamically the main parent pages's custom fields and their values to all sub-pages?

I have a main parent page with multiple sub-pages. The main parent page has some custom fields (meta boxes?) with specific values. My intent is to add dynamically these custom fields and their values ...
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dynamically add a custom field or metabox to custom post type [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Create more Meta Boxes as needed I am creating a plugin that registers a Custom Post Type. Let's call it "Cars". I am looking to be able to add custom fields(or ...
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Custom wpdb query - how to sort post by another table meta_count

Custom wpdb query code below works well but I need sort by stt2_meta table meta_count , <?php $querystr = " SELECT ID, post_title FROM $wpdb->posts ...
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How to change permalink on headlines in rss feeds?

On mysite.com/feed the headlines of my posts listed in the feed are linked to that posts permalink, for example mysite.com/my-first-post. This is standard behaviour. But sometimes I would like this ...
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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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Display a custom field rating system in the front end

I have added a content rating system to my platform where the authors can select which audience their post is appropriate for. Currently, these options are available: Unrated G PG ...
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loop through custom post-type with two meta_keys

I have a custom-post-type named my_project. This post-type has two meta-boxes: is_featured is_featured_position So essentially in my backend of the post-type I can set a checkbox for is_featured ...
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Displaying and searching Custom Posts

I'm trying to convert my existing web site from old-school HTML to WordPress, and have created a series of Custom Posts for my whisky tasting notes. However, I'm stuck trying to set up a page that ...
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Order by custom field date?

I've created a category "Expire Soon" and i want to insert and sort the posts by custom field "expiration_date". I use this code but the posts are sorted by custom field "expiration_date" but not by ...
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Function to retrieve a picture if there is no picture is attached

How can i retrieve a picture, let say ( No picture ) when i don't add a picture in my custom field I use this code to retrive the field... <img class="film" ...
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Can you ungroup Custom Fields?

I have been using a lot of Custom Fields to make Wordpress like a CMS, beyond simple posts and post meta. The admin area for adding new posts has little "widgetized" movable areas like the ...
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Displaying shortcode content inside custom field without images

I need to be able to display different shortcodes inside custom fields. I have found a method that almost works perfect, but since that uses get_content, it also shows the main featured image of ...
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Display posts where date field matches current month?

I have a loop which displays all the posts of the "events" post type on my site. Each of these posts has a custom date field "event_date", which I sort the display of the loop by. I would like to ...
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if statement display content even though no data

I am trying to figure out why this page is showing content when the criteria isn´t being met. I am using this code, so if there is a website in the custom meta box if will display the DIV with the a ...
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How to add image attachment to post from a single meta key (Woocommerce)

I'm using Woocommerce for products. All products are imported automatically by a plugin. Currently when i want to attach an image to a product (a post type) i have to use "Featured image" to display ...
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Creating custom field with drop down on new post page

I Am trying to create a default custom field drop down with pre populated values from the DB to be shown while creating a new Post or editing a existing post. I am aware about how to add a single ...
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Outputting custom field query from a plugin to the website header

I added the code below to the plugin that I'm working on to display the values of the custom fields but it shows up but blank. function mySEO() { require('wp-site-gps-transport.php'); } // Add ...
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get_post_meta not working inside loop

I was hoping for some assistance with a custom meta box that I added to my genesis child theme. The data is being saved properly, and stored properly, but when I try to echo it out using ...
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Custom Fields for Page Edits

Currently using the code below for SEO. When the Code Below if added to the header works perfectly but then you have to manually create the fields that are queried. Most Clients hardly get around the ...
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URL Rewrite fires when retrieving a custom value?

I'm working on an old WP Multisite instalation (3.0.1) and something weird is happening. The guy who built the site made a decision to store direct URLs instead of Post IDs to a Custom Field. And ...
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What is the advantage of the wp_options design pattern?

As we all know, a design pattern that is used frequently in Wordpress' DB code is the idea of persisting data for a particular object (blog/post/comment), indexed with a particular name or key. We ...
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How to get custom image field of specific post id

I have a page where I'm pulling in content from another post, outside of the loop. I've been successfull at getting the content of the specified post, but I cannot get the image from a custom field ...
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Individual Widgets per Page

In my (page-only, no posts) Wordpress site I have a number of static blobs in need to put in a sidebar. We could call/tream thoses 'blobs' as widgets. At least they'll have a fixed html content, like ...
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Calculate the sum of certain the_sub_fields

I am trying to calculate the sum total from two custom sub-fields using ACF. The custom field is called 'repeater' and the sub-field is called 'space_avail'. I've tried the code below but it just ...
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How to keep a record of changes to a custom field?

I have a custom post type that hold real estate listings and I need to figure out a way to keep a record of the price of the property is listed for. For example a user lists a property for sale and ...
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Jquery on custom-field backend

I need some help because I want to use some jquery (and css probably) on some custom fields on post edit screen. What I need exactly is to make , and . magically apear when user types a number: ...
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Edit Imported advanced Custom Fields from wordpress Dashboard

I have imported advanced custom fields from one of my other site and now I want to add few more options to those fields but I can't figure out how to do it via Dashboard? I have imported the field ...
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Links not opening as they should. Custom WP plugin

I am working on review plugin for my wordpress blog, and I have small problems. First this is the Plugin code: add_action( 'init', 'create_devicemondo_review' ); function create_devicemondo_review() ...
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handling csv data with a custom post type

I have a custom post type which represents a 'race' and there are meta fields for 'distance' (5km,10Mile) and 'type' (track,road,crosscountry). We get the race results as a csv file which contains the ...
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Any way to add custom options to Gallery Settings?

Now that Wordpress has updated to version 3.5, the media gallery has been overhauled and this custom options solution doesn't appear to work anymore. I'd like to add a couple of fields to the gallery, ...
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Fill custom fields when saving custom post types

I have a Custom Post Type called "Report." It has some custom fields, including the name of the place where the post has been written. I would like that when a user saves (or updates) the post from ...
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Display code if title of the custom post matches title of other post

I have two custom posts, one called "reviews" and another called "guides". I want to display a custom field from the post reviews if the title of the two matches. Something like this: (I am not good ...
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Select custom posts by meta_value and sort by a different meta value

I have my query set up like this: $article_query = new WP_Query(array( 'meta_key' => 'issue', 'meta_value' => $post->ID , 'post_type' => ...
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Give a permalink to Custom Post Types without title

I have a "report" Custom Post Type registered in this way: register_post_type( 'report', array( 'label' => 'Reports', 'description' => '', 'public' => true, ...
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How to add a Custom Meta Box for more than one Post Type?

I am using the following code in functions.php for adding a custom meta box. The custom post type is themes. I want to add more post types, how can I? add_meta_box( 'my-meta-box-id', 'Demo ...
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Is there a way to add a custom input field for every taxonomy term in WP post editor?

I've created a custom taxonomy for my posts, and I was wondering if there is a way to add an extra input field (a text input) for every taxonomy term inside the edit post panel. What I want is not a ...
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Custom Query based on custom field of a single post

I have posts which have a custom field date in the format yyyy-mm-dd. What Im trying to do is list all the posts for a specific year on the side of a single page based on the year in the custom field ...
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Move from old custom field to new post_thumbnails

I've just taken over a busy WordPress site that's got ~800 posts so far. The site's been around long enough that it was started up before post_thumbnails was available. They worked around that ...
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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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Create a new custom field for all posts based on current custom field

I have a custom field for a large number of posts that contains the url for a youtube video. I used to grab the ID from the video and use that to build the thumb but in a new version I'm actually ...