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

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How to add a css class to custom field value?

In the user's profile there is a dropdown list with options to choose from. The custom field name is colors with several values: red, green, blue, etc. Can I add a css class to those values. Like ...
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How to show list of posts with custom field value (a date) that are coming soon

I have a custom post type called client and it has a custom field of next_due_date, that is a date without time. I want to have a list of posts that have a next due date that is coming up soon. I ...
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Using get_posts with arguments found in meta keys

I am using get posts, but I need to refine the query based on posts where a certain meta_key has a certain value. Something like this <?php $reviews = ...
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what is the correct way to compare dates in a WP query_posts meta_query

I have a query_posts call in a WP template. Through the use of the More Fields Plugin I can give the site admin the ability to create an event (custom post type) and then enter a date which is ...
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Multiple custom post query based on custom field values

Trying to get data from custom posts based on custom field keys and values. The below triggers when someone clicks on a month based item list. If Jan is clicked $id = 1, if Feb is clicked $id = 2 ...
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custom field not saved

help me please: my custom metabox not save !! #add a metabox add_action( 'add_meta_boxes', 'adding_meta_box' ); function adding_meta_box() { add_meta_box( 'meta_box_id', 'اطلاعات پست', ...
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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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How to copy custom field to other name custom field same post?

How to copy custom field to other name custom field same post? I have two name "vdo" and "vdo_file" same post but data have in vdo , i want to copy "vdo" to "vdo_file" how to ?
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Creating Structured Documents (books) in Wordpress?

I've been trying to rebuild one of my websites story archives in Drupal. I have a personal website I wouldn't mind putting in Wordpress, but I want an easy way to create structured documents. That is ...
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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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Insert wp gallery shortcode into custom textarea

Is there a way to insert wp gallery shortcode into custom metabox textarea ? I would like to have something like this: New metabox in post/page with textarea and below textarea there are a button to ...
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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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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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Sort alphabetically by custom field

I'm trying to change the sort order of a custom field in a custom post type. I want it to be be alphabetical by the 'location' name. It's sorting by location, but not keeping them in alphabetical ...
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Incorrect ordering of custom post type based on time

I have a custom post type as event which accept Custom fields' values as gp_event_date as ( 2015/02/26) gp_event_time as (SIMILAR) to 08:00PM - 10:00PM format. And on the list page, it orders the ...
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Custom Post create a new table or add an additional field/column

I have a custom post type which has a latitude and longitude custom field, am I right in thinking that that to use a google search radius I need to store the latitude and longitude values in a ...
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Multiple single templates?

Lets say i have a custom post type called 'event' that has several custom meta boxes for images, docs, etc.. Would it be possible to have two different single templates? For example: i have a page ...
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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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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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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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custom select field populated by allocated post category

I need to have several custom meta boxes in the post edit screen that allows the client to choose a particular page for the allocation of a blockquote. ATM I have a template part called ...
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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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Does Wordpress have a “Form API”

I do most of my development in Drupal, however I am working on a Wordpress site and I need to make a form. Which got me thinking, is there a Form API for wordpress like there is Drupal? Is there a way ...
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Custom post meta field effect on the performance on the post

I have the posts which have many custom defined meta fields. On posts I am calling them on requirement using get_post_meta. Means for 10 meta fields I am using it 10 times. Am I doing it right? ...
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Wordpress User Profile Upload - If page is saved file reset

I have various different extra profile fields which I have set in functions.php however with the upload one if a user uploads an image and saves the form the image is set, however if they go back and ...
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Undefined index error when saving content on metabox

I am trying to debug 'undefined index' errors on the WP backend when debug is set to TRUE. The offending lines are: if ( !wp_verify_nonce( $_POST['pdwt_meta_noncename'], plugin_basename(__FILE__) )) ...
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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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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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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 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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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 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 can I dynamically add a post to a custom post type which uses a custom field?

I have a custom post type called "patients". I was using only the post title, but now I need to make a relationship with users. I made this by creating a custom post field (created by ACF), a ...
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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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Add More Fields to Users Pages (Admin Panel)

So I'm trying to create some custom fields for users. I need to give users access to a 30 day trial of some software and I want to keep track of that in the users page of administration panel. If the ...
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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 ...