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

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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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Query posts by switch

I need your help to add a case to a switch in my theme to order posts. My theme uses a query_post: query_posts( $query_string . $orderby ); In the loop to order generated posts. The query uses ...
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Can't save meta field value if the title not set

I'm using the example from WordPress Codex (https://codex.wordpress.org/Function_Reference/add_meta_box#Procedural) to add and save meta box values. Unfortunately I can't save the value of the meta ...
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How to display value of custom fields in page

I have a custom post type called 'software', contained within are various custom fields such as subtitle, price, screenshots, download link, etc. I created a function to allow use of the tinyMCE edit ...
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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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Woocommerce custom fields

I'm using woocommerce plugin in my wordpress web site. In Admin panel for products I've added few custom fields as shown bellow: On my shop page, I want to print the custom field values, and I use ...
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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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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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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 ...
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Plugin not saving values when placed in a folder within /wp-content/plugins

Ive got the following code for a WordPRess plugin that essentially add two custom inputs on each page/post edit screen. The values are then saved and output in the header of the frontend page. The ...
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Create custom field on post from the content

Hello i want to add posts form cvs but i need a custom field for the items marked with red in the image please tell me how to do it
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How do I set the default admin sort order for a custom post type to a custom column?

SOLUTION AVAILABLE HERE I've set up a custom post type called clientarea, and set up several custom columns for it in the admin area - the custom columns are all custom meta fields, as you can see ...
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Create custom query for search?

I have create search box using ajax.If i enter any value in search input box that this value search in post title or post meta data and get all data of this value in custom post type.also query check ...
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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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How to load script conditionally on custom field in wp_postmeta?

I'm trying to tidy up some of the code that has been doing its job for quite a while. Specifically, I used to load scripts in header.php and I'm trying to move that into functions.php. One of the ...
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Add Custom Fields to Tags

I have been searching how to add custom fields to taxonomies, but all what I found (that works) is how to add custom fields to category (below is my code), but I dont know how to edit it to add custom ...
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How can i make WP_Query return post image and categories?

I have a sidebar widget that will display related posts based on a custom meta field. The query works, but its very wasteful. All i need is the post title, featured image and the categories of the ...
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Get categories query not working in function.php

I am trying to get the categories of my custom post type in functions.php But it not return any value, when i run this query in any theme file it work fine. Here is my code function ...
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Adding keyword to meta key search

With the help of some users on Stack Exchange, I've built a custom faceted search which searches quite a large list of custom fields using drop down selectors. I'm having difficulty adding a keyword ...
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How To Add Custom Meta Field Select/Radio Box to Post List Bulk Edit Mode

How can you add a radio fieldset to a custom post-types post list bulk edit screen for a custom meta field? Please provide in depth code example and explanation and thanks in advance. The ...
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Matching Serialized Arrays with meta_query

I've asked a related question previously, but I think I've finally worked out the crux of my issue. I'm using Advanced Custom Fields and have a number of custom fields attached to my post type. I'm ...
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Order Custom Post Type by Custom Field - Genesis

I have created my own custom post type and taxonomies with Custom Post Type UI plugin. With Advanced Custom Fields plugin I create custom fields for my Custom Post Type. I'm using WP All Import to ...
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custom field suite : relationship filter by category

i'm working on a wordpress site where the Custom field suite plugin is already installed : http://customfieldsuite.com/ The plugin allow the admin to create a relationship field : ...
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Add Image With Changeable Link in Custom Field [closed]

In my WordPress site, I want A image with changeable link in bottom of every post. The Image will be fixed but links should be changeable. I want This changeable link option in the post editor of ...
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Cannot Hide Google Map if custom field is blank

I am using the following to display google maps using hotel_address custom field. <iframe width="440" height="400" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" marginheight="0" marginwidth="0" ...
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Update Custom Fields once post's modified

I have a particular custom post type, called person, and want to display them on a Faculty page. There is a particular order I would like these people displayed on the page, and don't want them ...
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Wordpress - Pagination post, order by: meta_key only from current category

I trying to make a pagination links from my website. Schema: Serie | (category) |_ Temporada 1 (taxonomy: temporada) |_ Episodio 1 (posts 1 - meta_key: numeroepisodio) ...
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How to order post by custom fields count

Situation: I have a custom post type with a Relational Field (I'm using ACF Pro) which links these posts to another custom post type. I use the first type to let the users upload their pictures of ...
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How to show posts rank based on custom field value

I have total 100 posts, 10 posts in each page on homepage with paginatin. Here is my code $args = [ 'posts_per_page' => 100, 'fields' => 'ids', // Add additional args here ]; ...
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Best way to filter posts being displayed on the fly

I got the following post structure: The search box is to illustrate what I want to achieve. CPT Videos: Videos being displayed in the image. CPT Artistas: Another post type for the artists. ...
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User Profile / Add Custom Fields

Hello: I am trying to add 7 custom fields to the standard Wordpress wp-admin/profile.php page. There are a few site which suggest a simple bit of code to do this, for example: ...
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Custom field, add class to anchor tag

I'm trying to add a class to an anchor tag within a custom field. Like: <div class="custom-field-class"><a href="http://someurl.com" class="some-class">Awesome</a></div> ...
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Display custom field value part by part?

I have custom field in posts called hex_colors which contains hex color codes separated with white space, custom field value is like this: "000000 f0f0f0 c0c0c0 202020 404040 " I can change ...
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Show content if deadline is passed

I am using Date Custom Field in a scholarships information website and using this code to get scholarship deadline. I just want to show two words "Applications closed" if the application date has been ...
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compare meta_query in get_posts arguments

I like to exclude certain posts with a custom field. So if my_custom_field_ignore isset AND 1 ignore this post. If it's not set include it. This is what I have $args = array( 'post_type' ...
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How to enable the user to add value through the admin panel?

please help me! I have custom posts type 'gallery'. In my custom post type i have custom fields. I added them through the file functions.php. How to enable the user to add value through the admin ...
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Utilizing 'link format' in WordPress without losing SEO value?

In many WordPress themes that support formats, applying the link format to a post makes its title point to a URL (examples can be found: Daring Fireball and MacSparky). In the theme I'm using, the ...
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How to order adjacent posts (prev / next) by custom field value?

I am using the More Fields and More Types plugins to create a custom post type called product. This custom type is based on the Post type. One of the fields is named lot which is an integer ...
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Get month and day from a Date Picker custom field

I've got a custom field called fecha_del_evento from which I want to obtain the day and the month in different formats; day in numbers, and month with the 3 first letters. The code I'm using is a ...
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meta_value_num not ordering all items

I am using meta_value_num to output a list of items in order by a custom field. The custom field value that is being passed is 1, 2 ,3 or 4. The order works for the first 7 items but after that they ...
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hook wp_get_attachment_image_src

I am using wp pods custom fields for custom post types.. I am holding image links in custom fields. With a hook to "post_thumbnail_html" i fixed thumbnails but when i need wp_get_attachment_image_src ...
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Creating a user 'add custom field' section

I'm trying to make this plugin where users can add a custom attribute for something i working on: So far what i've done is: which uses this code here: window.addEventListener("DOMContentLoaded", ...
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Custom fields are not restored to previous revisions

I have built several Wordpress websites and noticed that custom fields are not restored to previous revisions. This might cause a problem when using custom fields to store content. Anybody knows how ...
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Extending the search context in the admin list post screen

I have a created a custom post type and have attached some custom fields to it. Now I would like for the search that authors can perform on the custom post list screen (in the admin backend) to also ...
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Get a different meta value with ajax when different elements are clicked

I have a custom post type of Hero, and each hero has some spells with spell icon, name, description stored in custom fields (repeatable fields through the "custom fields suite plugin"). What i want ...
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update_user_meta(): invisible data storage

I try to customize users profile using this code (from this tutorial) : <?php function extra_user_profile_fields( $user ) { ?> <h3>Autres</h3> <table class="form-table"> ...
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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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Custom Field value to

I don't know how I could solve this problem. I'm importing a csv file and this contains also an imglink (external) and it will creat a post draft for me. What I want to achieve is that the imagelink ...
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Fetch and show multiple custom fields via AJAX

I am trying to fetch custom field values from database and show them on page. I am able to do that for single custom field but not sure how to do that with multiple values at once. Here is my ...
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Mathematical operations on custom field values? (updated)

I'm attempting to write a function, run by a cron schedule at midnight every night, that will subtract 1 from the integer value of a custom field. It will function basically as a countdown timer for ...