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

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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 ...
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Custom Field returning Numerical Value for Image rather than URL

I have been trying a way round my latest WordPress problem all morning and I feel now is the right time to shout and ask for help. I have been trying to create a people directory, I'm there except ...
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getting all values for a custom field key (cross-post)

I know how to get a custom field value for a specific post. get_post_meta($post_id, $key, $single); What I need is to get all the values associated with a specific custom post key, across all ...
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Change post template the proper way

I'm trying to create an option on edit posts screen (backend) to select different post template based the selection and I need your opinions guys if that is the proper way. Here is what I've tried so ...
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echo value from 'select' field type into page template using cmb2?

I'm using CMB2 plugin to add metaboxes into a custom post type. I'm adding the additional metaboxes via functions.php onto child theme. It may worth to mention that parent theme/custom post already ...
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Group by custom field value (start and end times)

I have the following loop that is outputting a schedule for a conference. At the moment it's looping through a custom post type, grabbing the info, then outputting it in a block. So essentially each ...
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How add body_class from wp_termmeta

I need to assign a class to the body for woocommerce categories. What I've done: // add the fields when the term is created add_action( 'product_cat_add_form_fields', 'add_product_cat_class_field', ...
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Generate auto seqential ID number when a new user is registered

First off I found this solution to what I would like to do: generate an auto incremented id number when a new user is registered It is almost there but I would like to extend the functionality a ...
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get_posts that match a user-specified value on a page

On each page, I want the admin to choose which case history post summaries will be displayed depending on the post category. My code below works but it is very clunky if you have lots of categories. ...
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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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Create product configurator

I am building a product configurator tool where users can select mutually exclusive/inclusive options and I want to store their configuration at the end for retrieval later. As the user selects option ...
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Woocommerce - How to populate custom select field with stored values on checkout page?

I have converted the postcode field in checkout to a dropdown field. Its working fine. $fields['billing']['billing_postcode'] = array( 'type' => 'select', 'label' => __('Locality - ...
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WP_QUERY with alternating post types and pagination [duplicate]

I want to show both regular posts and a custom post type (event) on the homepage in a single loop. The event post type needs to be ordered by a custom field for the event date and show future events. ...
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why is the value of one field different from another if they are filled with the same variable?

A form is submitted containing a users email address. When the form is submitted, the page that processes the form creates a new post, and it sets the value of the custom meta field called 'entryCode' ...
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If metabox fields has content display content

I am try to hide the metabox fields with empty value like $Product_Brennwert = get_post_meta(get_the_ID(), 'Product_Brennwert', true); if ( ! empty ( $Product_Brennwert ) ) { echo 'Brennwert '. ...
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Can I count the number of users matching a value in a multiple value key?

I'm trying to find the number of users having a certain value in a custom field. The problem is that this custom field allow multiple values. This code works well when the meta_key allows only one ...
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Wordpress Image details extra field under caption

Can I have an extra field on Wordpress Image details under caption ? I have seen a lot of tutorials and code snippets for adding WordPress Media Uploader custom fields but I couldn't find any ...
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Order by meta_value_num issue

I am using meta_value_num to get the list of teams by their ranking, it working fine in 1,2,3,4 etc position, but in case of 11th, 12th, 13th etc position it consider them as a second position, the ...
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Convert all dates stored in custom field

I have a custom field to store the date of games, and I store it in database like mm/dd/yyyy Now I need to convert all dates to dd/mm/yyyy So how can do that? Is timestamp a solution for it, if ...
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Query to sort a list by meta key first (if it exists), and show remaining posts without meta key ordered by title

I'm working on a custom taxonomy term page template where we want the items that are connected to the term sorted by a publication date (custom date field) - and if there are multiple items on the ...
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Using TinyMce with textareas in meta boxes on custom post types

I am trying to use the http://www.tinymce.com/ plugin to add a tinymce to my textareas in my meta boxes I have created. I've googled other ways and either I cant get it to work or didnt grasp the ...
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List authors by first letter with letter per page

Currently I have this working with first letter of post title with letter per page. <div class="alpha_navigation"> <div class="inner_alpha_navigation"> <?php foreach ($letters as ...
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Add custom fields from Woocommerce Attributes in check out page

I've added some custom fields, using ACF, for attributes in Woocommerce. So when you add an attribute you can add some more info. I achieved to show them in the product page but I can't find a way to ...
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Masking Affiliate URL using $post_slug after “/go/”

I am trying to figure out how can I redirect a masked URL based on a custom field URL. If I have a masked URL: echo '<a href="https://domain.com/go/'. $post_slug .'/" class="button">Click here ...
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ORDER BY custom field value

Based on example here https://make.wordpress.org/core/2015/03/30/query-improvements-in-wp-4-2-orderby-and-meta_query/ I'd like to modify the query $q = new WP_Query( array( 'meta_query' => array( ...
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ORDER BY custom field value out of where clause

Based on example here https://make.wordpress.org/core/2015/03/30/query-improvements-in-wp-4-2-orderby-and-meta_query/ I'd like to modify the query $q = new WP_Query( array( 'meta_query' => ...
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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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Sorting posts by custom fields in meta_query

How to apply 'order_by' in WordPress query in the following example: I have a query to get all posts with custom field for event dates greater or equal current date. I can have up to 10 event dates ...
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Embed handler in custom field

I am trying to implement wordpress function wp_embed_register_handler() into a custom field. Using this instead of wp_oembed_add_provider(), for the urls I use do not offer oembed support. With help, ...
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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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ACF Relationship - Get Parent's Post Object

I've a few post that have ACF relationship field set up : - Post A - Post A1 - Post A2 - Post A3 Post A have a relationship that link to : Post A1,A2 & A3... Post A1,A2,A3 have their own post ...
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Extracting a TLD from the content and assign to custom field

I am trying to get the first instance of a TLD in a post and insert it into a custom field. For example with a post: Hi I am Bob. My website is http://bob.com and you can reach me at bob@bob.com ...
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WooCommerce - Order_itemmeta - Need to add meta_keys to table

I need to add 3 meta values to each order_item to the woocommerce_order_itemmeta table. Any suggestions how to create new meta_keys to be included in the table for all order items?
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I have a form with a custom button ,i want to add the field data to an database when clicking the custom button

So im new to wp/themes,and coding, but love it and love trying to build sites, I used the form from the theme, extracted only the email field and added a button on that field basically inside of that ...
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How to I make my post title link to a custom field

I have a custom field in my posts called post_bookmark_url which contains a link. I want the post title that is displayed in the excerpts on my home page to link to the post_bookmark_url rather than ...
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Order get_terms() By Custom Field

I want to order my categories like I order my pages. I've added an extra field called Order to my taxonomy, but how do I order my terms by this value? Adding and Saving my Order Value: /** Add New ...
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Change the main loop Wordpress impact on the server?

I used pre_get_posts to change the loop of my Wordpress site. The idea of this loop is not show posts I define an expiration date, whose dates are added in a custom field ( postexpiry ) . These ...
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manage posts custom column is not populating data from meta boxes

My custom post name is "employee". Here is the code for creating and populating admin columns. Columns have been created but it is not populating. Also, what is the meaning of the "10, 2" in action ...
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Get categories with posts by custom field value

I have a big categories tree (~2000 total subcategories)... And I have a lot of posts with custom field "city" (different values). I have created filter posts by "city" field. But I have problem with ...
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First custom field value (out of several) displayed twice after query

I have the following piece of code, which is based on the solution to this question: <?php $game_titles = get_terms('game'); foreach($game_titles as $game_title) { ...
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Last modified field for user profile?

Is there a plugin or a known way to track user profile changes and save a last modified date in Wordpress? I tried with ACF, but it doesn't have an option to auto update this field. Thanks in ...
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Link FROM attachment to full post and get custom fields values on attachment page?

This shouldn't be so hard! But I cannot find the answer to this question on Google.. How can I link from an attachment template to the full post please? Bonus question! How can I grab the custom ...
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Filter Dashboard of Custom Post Type by Custom Field

I have created a new Custom Post Type and added a new Custom Field to the Dashboard Table: add_filter('manage_edit-my_custom_post_type_columns' 'addNewMyCustomPostTypeColumns'); function ...
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Two near-identical custom field types - one works, the other doesn't . What can cause this?

I'm using Advanced Custom Fields to add meta information to a custom post type and in ACF I've created two different 'Select'-dropdowns - one is called 'series' the other 'classification'. I run a ...
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Add wordpress category id to user meta with button

I want to know which categories my users are most interested in so I want to add a button to categories theme so if they click it that is saved to user meta. Similar to this: Let user subscribe to ...
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How to load an assets based on custom field value?

How can I load an asset based on custom field value? - This would be outside of the loop, all I can find for this is in the loop related functions, which I'm not familiar with, or what I find are ...
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Grouped Custom Meta Fields without plugin

I need to add grouped multiple custom metas. I did it with CMBII plugin. But if it's possible, I want to create it without any plugin.
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Upload files programmatically to users

i'm using pods plugin to add new custom fields to user so i added 4 files custom fields and then trying to upload files to this fields from registration page and create new user but when i upload the ...
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How can I output the custom fields wrapping with HTML

I am trying to publish custom fields created using the plugin "Advanced Custom fields". I am able to display them on posts and custom post types as raw output. But I want to wrap html around the ...