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

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Why my meta boxes won't show in front post page?

I see it everywhere: in single post, in category archives etc, but in front page post not. I display the metaboxes in this way: <?php if (get_post_meta($post->ID, 'test_1', true) != '' ) { ...
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List posts with common custom field value

Hi I'm trying to create a list of posts that have a common custom field value that are the same as the custom field value for the post they are displayed on. I've found a few examples where the value ...
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Extending a CPT by Created by another plugin

I'm using WooCommerce for my store, and I need to be able to extend the Coupon post type... I need to add a selectable attribute of membership_term ... How do you extend a CPT created by another ...
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Show div based on custom meta value

I've search all over for a solution to this but can't seem to find anything that does exactly what I want it to. Basically what I want to do is display a particular div within a post based on the ...
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Add custom field automatically (add_post_meta) with value based on number of words of article

In this topic our friend @toscho created a function that sets the font size according to the number of words in the post. Based on this function, I want to create a custom field whose value will be ...
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How to delete custom field “suggestions” from dropdown list

When you use a standard custom field in WP you have to write the name of the cusotm fields the first time. The second time you use a custom field it sticks to the custom fields dropdown list. But, ...
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Adding custom field to post object from custom table

I am writing a counter plugin for WordPress, which will keep track of daily and total views. Normally you would use post meta fields for storing such information. But I cannot: I cannot use meta ...
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Attach images to posts using custom fields (just paths to images already upld)

I'm setting up a real estate website, which i make listings using a custom post type 'listings' in which I have multiples metaboxes for beds, baths, and all other informations. I use a plugin to ...
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How to create Repeater fields using Advanced Custom Fields?

I'm using Advanced Custom Fields and trying to create a field with the field type Repeater. But the problem is that the Repeater option doesn't appear in the select list with the field types. I can't ...
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Filter by Custom Taxonomy AND Custom Field

I'd like to give my users the possibility to filter the posts by Taxonomy Terms AND Custom Field values. Like so: [tax]Country:[terms] [tax]Company:[terms] [field]Price:[values] Filtering by ...
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Listing the most popular 8 city (custom fields) as used in posts

Hi there i am creating a theme for a classifieds website and want to list the top 8 popular city which mentioned as posts custom fields. That means the top 8 cities which have the most classifieds. it ...
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List the number of posts for each custom taxonomy and specific custom field value

I would like to list my posts by a specific taxonomy. At the same time, for each taxonomy, I woud like to count the number of posts with a specific custom field value. So the list would look like ...
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how to display custom fields of post on a web page

I want to ask that how can i dispaly custom field of a post on a web page . I have used get_post_meta but it resulted in just an array .i cant figure out what is the problem
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How can I combine meta_query queries?

I'm trying to build combined meta_query queries but they don't work. Any ideas how I can implement queries like the example below? Thanks, Hinnerk Array ( [relation] => AND [0] => ...
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Hide custom post type field from author?

For a business association website, I've built a membership database using a custom post type. Businesses sign up with an online form, which creates a custom post for that business, and when the ...
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Advanced Custom Fields functionality without plugin

I am always looking to minimise my reliance on plugins. I currently use Advanced Custom Fields plugin for pretty much every site I build. I can't help but feel that the functionality this plugin ...
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Should I use a Meta field or custom table?

From a performance only perspective, can anyone with more more experience of the WordPress core tell me if writing something like a post view counter to a separate table in MySQL would be quicker for ...
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Home page: using custom fields for posts and pages

in my home page I'd like to display some pages and posts title using the custom fields. Unfortunately my code prints only posts title. If there is a key "highlights" print the title. Here my code: ...
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Role scoping for contributors down to the field level

We've been looking for a Wordpress plugin or system that lets you scope admin/contributor "roles" down to the field level. We have an immediate need for something like that, but totally coming up ...
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Display value of custom field not working

I am simply trying to print the value of a custom field. I have read all the documentation, tried out other people's suggestions, and nothing works. I can get it to print the ID #, but not the actual ...
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How to implement a Google map store locator

I have followed the following Google developer doc about creating a store locator usng PHP & MySql. https://developers.google.com/maps/articles/phpsqlsearch_v3 I have this working but now I ...
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Display custom field outside the loop

Inside of my WordPress theme directory I have a standalone PHP file called image, this currently looks like this.... <?php define('WP_USE_THEMES', false); ...
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Show 1 post and after a specific date show the next one

I used the following query to have only 1 post published on the homepage from a particular category: <?php if ( have_posts() ) : ?> <?php ...
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Display latest post depending on Meta Box content

What I want to do is display my latest post's content on a custom template page, ONLY if a meta box is filled in with the right word. In other words, if the post has a meta box named, "FEATURED" with ...
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Can I exclude a post by meta key using pre_get_posts function?

I see many people prefer to use pre_get_posts hook instead of query_posts. The code below works and shows all posts which have meta key "featured" function featured_posts( $query ) { if ( ...
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Display custom post type and custom fields within a Bootstrap Carousel

I am using the "Types" wordpress plugin for the first time. I created a custom post type, as well as some custom fields. How do I dynamically call all the custom posts into a Bootstrap carousel, ...
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How to delete file uploaded by Plupload

I follow the steps from here to integrate the plupload in metabox. Everything is working fine. But I did find one disadvantage of this guide. When I click the 'Remove' link from the uploaded images, ...
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Bulk move (or copy) from a custom field to the post content?

I need to move (or copy) the contents of a custom field into the main post body, replacing any existing content. I need to do this for a few hundred posts...Is there a quick way of doing this? I can ...
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Trying to reorder posts by custom field

I'm running WooCommerce and am trying to get the default product display to be sorted by the sku field in ascending order. So far I've come up with this: /* Order products by SKU */ function ...
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Adding a custom field or metabox to the post-thumbnail widget?

Is it possible to add a custom field to an existing "widget" in the backend? What I wanna do is provide a way to have a checkbox to apply a thumbnail that is double the size of the normal one on the ...
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More Fields WP Plugin

one of my clients use More Fields WP plugin and we want to generate a feed of the data entered using that plugin. http://wordpress.org/support/plugin/more-fields Have installed JSON WP plugin to ...
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Add a meta field to the list of results for a custom post type

I've created a Custom Post Type for "Books" ... I've also added several meta fields (custom fields) to each book, and I'd like to be able to display some of those fields in the table of results. Is ...
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Copy SEO Meta Desc “Custom Field” to Excerpt field?

I'd really like to take all of my old posts, and automatically use the meta descriptions we have written – currently done for each post using All In One SEO Pack – and copy them to also be our post ...
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Should i use custom post type for a custom footer?

I am trying to develop a customized footer so that depending on what page the user is on, the site will display a different footer. Basically the footer will remain pretty much the same except it ...
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Add custom fields when specific templates are selected

I'm trying to make change to a site where with the current infrastructure isn't great as due to how it's been built over the previous site rather then fresh. I have a section of the site which needs ...
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How to pass custom field value to shortcode?

I want to call custom field in single.php template to complete a short code and thus show a menu. I places the below code but it is not working <?php echo do_shortcode("[custommenu menu=<?php ...
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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 ...