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

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Add a custom field to post

I want add a column to my table wp_posts with name "address". So EVERY post have address like field. But i don't know how i can manage the save from Add Post(admin)... I have looked into hooks, but i ...
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Getting custom field values for Buddypress users

I'm trying to use xprofile_get_field_data to retrieve the data from certain custom fields for BuddyPress. I see them in the database, but I'm just getting an empty value. xprofile_get_field_data( ...
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wordpress meta_box data don't save

I made this metabox with an input item and two select items(a dropdown and a checkbox). When i write something in the input item or i select something it disappear when i update the post. Another bug: ...
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Adding Custom fields to woocommerce edit order page

I have a woo commerce shop selling dated courses... as the courses vary in content slightly (even if they are similar in content) and because we need to have courses listed in date order, (we have ...
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Custom Posts Hierarchy? (State/City/Restaurant)

Question: What is the best way to create a hierarchy structure (also called parent/child relationships) between custom post types? For example, we currently have 3 post types: States, Cities, and ...
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Meta Box Data added to header redirect

I got a lot of my code from this post: Create more Meta Boxes as needed What I need to happen is the user input a code and it redirects them to a specific url. I know I'm grabbing the data correctly ...
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Set post title and slug from meta fields not working

I have a custom post type where I have the post title disabled. I want to set the post title and slug from some custom fields. I was using this and it worked great, but since I've upgraded by site to ...
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Sticky (or any boolean field) taxonomies?

I would like to add an extra field to a custom taxonomy, wich I would use a little bit like sticky posts, this way I could have a menu with some special taxonomies, is that posible? I can't seem to ...
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Wordpress sort custom field values in alphabetical order

I am using WordPress Custom Content Type Manager to build a Literary Agency website. The page I'm stuck on is the Authors page which displays thumbnails of all the books related to the author. The ...
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Custom field template missing for some custom post types

I'm completely new to WordPress and I am supposed to maintain a website made by someone else. This website has multiple custom post types. For each custom post type, there is a custom field template. ...
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Gravity product fields to custom post type

I tried using Gravity Forms + Custom Post Types (http://wordpress.org/plugins/gravity-forms-custom-post-types/) to add a product field as an array into a metabox of a custom post type, but the option ...
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Custom Field: Display only if a specific key is selected outside the loop

I might be doing this all wrong. I have a custom field called "enable_adsense" and the value can be either "yes" or "no" What I'm trying to do is display something if the value is "yes" and something ...
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Advanced Custom Fields Repeater sorting by category

Basically in my ACF repeater I have a select field and I want to display the content in sections that relate to the value of the select field..? Example: In the select field I have four options.. - ...
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Sort By Custom Field - Strange Problem

I have a site where I'm posting some of the post at Features with a meta key name "Listing Type" and meta value "Featured". Now the problem is when I use: query_posts($query_string . ...
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How to implement checkbox with Front-end Editor

I can't implement editable post meta checkbox with Front-end Editor plugin (http://wordpress.org/plugins/front-end-editor/) Here is the code: <?php editable_post_meta( get_the_ID(), ...
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modify facebook like button to also write to database

I've tried out some solutions to store the facebook like counts of my wordpress posts inside my database. I've been doing that by making a HTTP Get request at http://graph.facebook.com/ at pulling in ...
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Integrate Custom Post Type Events into Calendar

I've got a custom post type called Events on my site with a custom field called event_date created via Advanced Custom fields that stores its value in yymmdd format. Everything works just fine and I'm ...
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Adding custom fields to the search and results

Im using the plugin "WP Search Suggest" to suggest in the search field. Now, the plugin works good, but it only suggest and search titles. i looked in the plugin and found this: $query_args = ...
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Plugin or shortcode for ISBN number?

I have a Woocommerce site with a catalogue of books. Each book has an ISBN (or EAN) number entered in a custom field. I need to do two things with the ISBN, and I don't want to have to manually ...
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WPAlchemy repeating field creates duplicates

I'm using WPAlchemy to create a repeating image field. I am getting some very strange behavior from it. When I add the first image, it behaves as expected - the image URL is put in the image field. ...
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add custom fields in custom taxonomy meta box in wordpress-3.5.2

Unable to add custom fields in custom taxonomy meta box in wordpress-3.5.2. I have checked solution in various blogs but Unable to solved this problem. I am using wordpress-3.5.2 What I am trying is ...
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Is it ok to delete empty meta values

I'm using database peek http://wordpress.org/plugins/database-peek/ to show my database structure and have noticed that wp_postmeta has 95073 rows in it. I noticed that a large part of them have ...
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Course listing with multiple dates

I'm trying to build a course listing (custom post type) - each course has multiple dates assigned to it, but I'm failing miserably (mainly due to my poor PHP skills!). I'm trying to use standard ...
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Repeating Posts Plugin Tweak

I am attempting to Repeat Posts (ie. publishing them multiple times) and found the plugin repeating-posts. However, I need to tweak it so that when I have it scheduled to repeat, it also repeats the ...
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How to Pull Out Twitter Summary Data in other areas of my template?

I am curious on how www.gigaom.com is able to callout the summary data of their articles. In addition I am trying to figure out how the summary autoposts when you select the tweet this button and the ...
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General Guidance on how to delay validation of user profile custome field

I have a concept that want to apply to my Wordpress Theme. I want to add a costume field to registration form (easy, ok) the field can be filled later in profile, but must be field in 30 days, ...
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How to Add And Remove WordPress User Profile Fields And Display Them Within the Theme?

I tried the tutorials available at http://teachingyou.net/wordpress/add-and-remove-wordpress-user-profile-fields/ and ...
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convert Custom Fields Option-Values to Tags/Taxonomy

I have Custom Post Type "Places". In that I have Created Custom Fields. Like: Option Title » Type of Pub Option values » Sports, Rock, Biker, Beer, Live Band, Restro, Gastro, Irish, ...
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Make each Value of custom field show related posts when clicked

i have create a Custom Post Type calle "Places". I have created a Custom Field with Field Type "Multi CheckBox" Option Title "Type of Pub" Option values "Sports, Rock, Biker, Beer, Live Band, Restro, ...
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SQL Statement to sort custom query over multiple meta fields with duplicates?

i'm normally doing more Design/CSS stuff, so please be patient if this question is a nobrainer... My question is as follows: I have a custom post type, that has multiple custom fields. Now i need a ...
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Are custom fields that start with “_” ignored by the XML-RPC method newPost?

I'm developing a little software that automatically posts some data on my wordpress. Everiything works great, until I need to add the custom field with key _wpcf_belongs_customtype_id. That custom ...
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Responsive Directory Press Theme Listing shortcode/html customizations

I am currently using the Responsive Directory Theme. Under the Theme Options > Display Setup > Content Layouts > Listing Page Display > Customize it allows me to enter a combination of html and ...
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Analyze uploaded images to get colour values

I have a site that uses large background images, uploaded by the user, that has content on top of it. I'd like to be able to analyze the image and apply a class to the body that will have black text ...
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What is the best way to sort posts by a custom algorithm?

I'm wondering what is the best way to sort posts on homepage using a small algorithm like custom_field_votes / ( post_hours_old + 2 ) ^ 1.8 I have tried creating a new custom field with the result ...
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Help sorting by Meta Key value

using this https://github.com/growthspark/wp-advanced-search I am not sure how to sort by meta_key value. I currently have a meta key called "Due Date" with the date entered like 06/06/2012 (M/D/Y). ...
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Limit Form Access and Require Some Fields

I have gotten a "post from frontend" php code example, and I have tested that it works for my site. But I found that it can't define only logged in user to submit post. Also the code can't display ...
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Administrator can rate user's posts

I'm trying to figure out how something like this can get done: Each user's post could get rated by administrator in backend (admin area) and he see the total points of each user in users list at ...
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Filter CPT based on meta box value using Flexible Posts widget?

I'm using the Flexible Posts Widget to display a list of "deals" (a custom post type) in my sidebar. I'm also using that plugin's capacity to use a custom template to control the display of that ...
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Filter a custom field based on selection of another custom field (ACF)

I have 3 custom post types with Advanced Custom Fields: Student Class Homework Assignment Homework has a custom field that is a 'relationship' with Class. This is because specific pieces of ...
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Using Hooks. Thematic

I've added some custom fields to pages and trying to figure out the best way to display them. I was thinking I could use the get_field() option and hook into a sidebar, but am not really sure how to ...
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Unsetting/Removing custom meta data on a page

I've made a custom meta box where you can upload an image attached to the post. I've done this since the image isn't placed in the normal content area but separate. /*** Custom post upload ***/ ...
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I want to create a drag and drop image collection in wordpress custom post

In my wordpress add new property (custom post type) page I want a small area where i can add multiple images with standard uploader and then drag and drop to reorder them and then show them on front ...
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Search on page by date and custom taxonomy

I have created a custom search on a page template and have date, destination (custom taxonmy) and also Origin (custom taxonomy) this are custom post type. Here is a screenshot ...
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How to loop two arrays from custom post types

Not sure if I'm going about this the right way but I've been stuck on this for a couple of days and it's killing me. Got a custom post type called 'featured-work' and custom fields in it. These two ...
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Advice on loading iframes in a custom post class

So I wrote this custom post type that works as it should. The post type consist of a table of titles, when the heading is clicked a twitter bootstrap modal is loaded. Now I realized that I need to add ...
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Adding meta query search filter that works with taxonomy filters

TL:DR How do I specify a dynamic meta value for search queries? I have [this archive page] that allows to do search within filtered taxonomies 1: <?php $term = $wp_query->get_queried_object(); ...
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xmlrpc wp.newPost doesn't store custom_fields

i've came across a problem today with wordpress, i'm trying to post articles to my wordpress blog using xmlrpc interface, with a custom post_type and custom_fields (both defined in my theme). What ...
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Sorting Meta Fields?

I hope this question is not too abstract to be asked here, if it is, I apologize in advance. In my theme I have a custom theme options page that I've set up to control my front page slider. Basically ...
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YouTube Autoposting Link and Custom Field

I have a problem. I have plugin Automatic Youtube Video Posts. This plugin is importing videos to my wordpress. It works well, but in my posts this plugin does not put the Youtube link on the page. ...
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Upload Custom Avatar through Buddypress

Using buddypress I don't see an option in the custom fields for uploading a custom avatar and it doesn't show up on my signup form. Is there a way to add that?