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

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“Matching” or “Linking” Two WordPress Pages: Custom Fields?

I'm helping with a custom multi language site. We have one page in English, then an equivalent page in French. I've got a "SWITCH LANGUAGE" link in the main container (next to the breadcrumbs) that ...
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How to add contents of a custom field to a taxonomy term list?

I have a custom taxonomy term of 'artists' which is the artist's last name and a custom field of 'first_name'. To create a list all all artists with both their first name and last name I am using the ...
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Creating a Custom Post as a repository for theme constants

I was wondering if it would be possible to create a custom post with different custom fields so that if a download document used in many pages changes the user can come here to update the name. In ...
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Display Meta Data with HTML?

Is it possible to display the custom field/meta data content with some html? Usually i would use the following to just display the content... <?php echo get_post_meta($post->ID, ...
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list pages by custom_field?

Is there a way for me to sort these posts alphabetically according to the custom field I have defined (last_name)? <?php $page_id = get_the_ID(); $args = array('sort_order'=>'DESC', ...
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Problem display

Hy I have this code: <?php $id_film_array = get_post_meta(get_the_ID(),"info_film", true); $id_film = $id_film_array[0]; $titlu_film = get_the_title($id_film); ?> <?php ...
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Ordering posts by metadata

In my plugin, I use these instructions to obtain a list of posts: $args = array( 'numberposts' => -1, 'offset' => 0, 'meta_query' => array( array( ...
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Display a list of posts whose meta field values are equal to the ID of the post being viewed?

SOLUTION PASTEBIN LINKS:: http://pastebin.com/YmXVC1kn - Author Single Post http://pastebin.com/g0xgvxgh - Book Archive Template Please refer to these files here - solved by storing the post ID ...
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WP doesn't show Array Custom Fields?

I'm wondering why WordPress doesn't list PHP array() and any serialized data in Custom Fields in Admin Panel (for Pages, Posts etc.)? Only Custom Fields containing strings and numbers show up and can ...
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Uploading PDF using Media Uploader

I have been using a custom code to upload images to Wordpress using custom metaboxes. Here is the code: <script type="text/javascript"> jQuery(document).ready(function( $ ) { var ...
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Delete all custom fields at once?

I have about 50 custom fields I need to delete at once, going through each one and deleting one at a time would take too long because it takes about 4 seconds for a page to load and I just don't have ...
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Change post format using custom field

I'm creating a theme using the CF Post Formats plugin. But I've run into some trouble I don't know how to solve. Here's what I want to be able to do: Create a new standard-format post Enter a url ...
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Paragraphs removed when using get_post_custom()?

I'm using a custom field plugin called Advanced Custom Fields to create custom fields, but i don't think that's what's causing the problem. When i fetch the custom fields from a template using ...
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Automatic linking terms

I am trying to link words that show up anywhere on the website to go to a pre-defined internal url. In the post editor the author is able to choose a product from a drop-down menu using custom ...
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Get multiple custom field values in a $wpdb query [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to query posts based on lat-lng coordinate as post meta? I want to create a $wpdb query that select the closest places (custom post type) near the current ...
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Rewrite Custom Fields url

I use custom fields named 'url' to add another website url (like http://www.youtube.com), I want to rewrite the 'url' as http://www.mysite.com/go/123. I tried all rewrite plugins, no one could do ...
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Get custom field from page, in a post?

I'm not quite sure how it works, if you're on a post (single.php), does it count page.php as the page it's on? What i need to do, is get a custom field assigned to a page, from a blog post. I need it ...
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List all images from a single post meta value

I have created a custom post type with an image gallery upload. Now I am trying to display the gallery on the front end. This is what I have so far that works to display 1 image, but if multiple ...
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Author Page Custom Query WHERE author OR [post meta value] OR [post meta value]

I am currently trying to perform a custom query on the authors page (author.php). I have two custom fields for posts that I want to query against (post_photographer and post_videographer). What I am ...
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Buddypress Add unserialized Profile Fields in Members Loop [closed]

I'm trying to show profile fields with checkboxes and drop-downs in the members directory loop. Example: Next to each member in the directory I want to show the Gender they selected This code works ...
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Using a string from a custom field within a link

I want to show the image only if there is info in the field. And the link around the image uses the info in the field. The mailto: field is coming up blank. So I'm guessing/hoping I'm doing something ...
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custom comment_form fields not displaying

My ideal comment form will have 3 fields- Name, Location, Comment. I'm using the following bits of code- comments.php <?php comment_form( array( 'fields' => apply_filters( ...
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Is it safe to store a user setting you don't want the user to ever modify as a user option?

I have added some custom user options to the profile page on my site, and most are all OK for the user to modify themselves. These options live in their own section. The users have read access and ...
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Get content from pages with same meta_key from Database

I need help! I'm doing this template page and I want to get content from pages with the same meta_key. I want to display all pages thumbnails that has the value "red" in the meta_key. The problem is ...
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Run a check for multiple meta key values

I am having a heck of a time getting wordpress to display all values of a certain meta key correctly. I wonder if I am going about this the wrong way? My end goal is to run a check to see if there ...
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Custom field to array?

I have a posts query that queries posts by ID but want to select those posts by enetering a custom field. Here is the query and where I want to put the custom field: $query_args = ...
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custom comments form for custom post type

Hello everyone I am creating a theme dedicates to hotels display and booking in which I have created a custom post type 'Hotels' so now I want a mechanism to book the hotel rooms and a "book now" ...
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Meta boxes only displayed when editing normal (default wp post_type) posts

I've multiple meta boxes for my main/default post types. I also have multiple post_types where this meta boxes make no sense. Can you hint me on if/else function I would use on displaying meta boxes ...
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Fallback for empty custom fields

I'm using, for example: <?php echo get_post_meta($post->ID, "Pricing_Land_Only", true); ?> but need to know how to implement the 'else' function to display 'Nothing found' if I didn't type ...
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How do I add a new field/meta box to the Custom Post Type Portfolio in the Kaboodle Wootheme?

I've created CPTs using Types in the past, and I've built custom templates, but finding the method for adding a field to an existing Woothemes CPT is frustrating. I'm struggling to find the correct ...
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Most efficient way to add javascript file to specific post and/or pages?

I am wondering what the most efficient method is to add a javascript file specifically for a post and/or page. Here are a few solutions I came up with: Switch to HTML editing view and post your ...
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Add first url to custom field on publish_post

I post a lot using Press This and I allow other users to post. Lately I noticed some duplicates and I m trying to find a way to stop this. I am trying to get the first link from the post, add it to a ...
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Hide custom fields when empty

I am trying to create a function to add data from two custom fields after the entry title. I get it to show correctly when these fields are filled in. The fields are a image source url and an url the ...
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Getting the ID of any image for use in functions.php

I've added two custom fields to attachments on my site, so the user can add a special image credit. I'm trying to write a function that looks to see if either of the custom fields are populated, and ...
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Echo text if field under user_meta is empty with get_users()

With get_users() I am listing users and their information. I've a custom field in the database, people_lists_class. <?php $blogusers = get_users('role=contributor&orderby=display_name'); ...
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meta_value_num sort glitch

i have a custom query, and I have a meta key that contains a sequence number: 1.1, 1.2, 2.1, 2.2... 11.1, etc the problem occurs when the numerical sequence gets in to double digits, ie. 5.11, 5.12, ...
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Hard Define Custom Field Value

Is it possible to hard define a custom field value with a function? As in, no matter what WordPress will always set the value of 'some_meta' => 'this'
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Can I query custom meta data through WP_Query

Ok, my question is a bit complex so I will try and give a general explanation and then go into details afterward. I am running WordPress 3.4.2 and I am using WCK Post Type Creator and WCK Custom ...
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Custom text-only header

I am developing a WordPress theme and would like to make use of a custom header on a the homepage (I'm using a custom page template). I would like this header to not include an image, but rather an ...
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Using Custom Fields in Custom Post Type URL

I'm developing a car site that has showrooms. Each showroom needs it's own custom URL based on it's location. The location (City and County/State) is already inserted as two custom fields. So for ...
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Specific coditional usage [closed]

I have some trouble making work a conditional inside a Function. check this out: I'm using this function: function get_spec_1(){ $desc1 = get_post_meta( get_the_ID(), 'eco_mb_tp_1', true!= "" ); ...
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Adding custom field to an array

How can I add a custom field to an array? To complicate matters, custom field is on the Author's page, not on a regular post. It's added via Advanced Custom Fields. Typically, that field value would ...
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Cannot retrieve a custom RSS field from posts

The goal is to display a featured thumbnail micro thumb as a custom field in RSS. This is what I've done: //theme functions.php function rss_post_thumbnail($content) { global $post; ...
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custom field with total count of Facebook likes, comments and shares

i want to make custom filed that contains facebook like count for the post url to get the likes i used this code function fb_count(){ $link = get_permalink($post->ID); $content = ...
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Add custom attributes to a post

My blog is mainly composed of posts describing hiking. Actually, since I just moved from a Wordpress.com blog to a self-hosted Wordpress blog, every hike is inserted in a simple post. However, every ...
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Empty meta-box returns publishdate if no value is set?

I have no idea why this would/could happen. I have a custom metabox for an "event_end_date" set for a custom-post-type. If I leave this field blank it always puts out the publish-date of the post ...
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Add custom fields after post/page title

I am using the Headway theme, and I need to add custom field code to page & posttitles. This is what I need to be able to do. The red button will be added through a custom field. It needs to be ...
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How to get source of custom meta image?

I'm working on a CPT (custom post type) page template and would like to get the source of custom meta image. For post_thumbnail's this is rather easy using wp_get_attachment_image_src(), but if I ...
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Advanced Custom Fields Validation

Is there way to use custom validation on an advanced custom field? For example, I might not want a textfield to have a value that starts with certain prefix, or I might want a number field to have a ...
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How do I filter a custom post type loop by a field?

OK, very simple task, I'm just not good at PHP. I have a page where I want to list some staff using a styled list. Here is the page all working fine, I just need to divide the results - ...