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

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Meta_query and numeric comparison [closed]

I have a WP_Query with meta_query filter on meta_value. if( ($capacity != '') && ($capacity > 0) ) $filters[] = array('key' => 'mb_capacity','compare' => '>','value' => ...
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Retrieve IDs from custom field, count and display results differently according to count

The function below is inside a single post loop. I have an array of IDs in a custom field. Such IDs represent related posts. I'm using Advanced Custom Fields (ACV) plugin and I manage the custom ...
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Meta Query with AND & OR?

I'm trying to do some filtering for some posts in WP_Query, but I can't seem to get the right condition. Basically what I wanna do, is get posts that have the custom field event_data (sorted by this ...
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Filter search posts by post meta?

I'm working with a custom post type with custom taxonomy and custom fields and trying to filter the displayed results (on admin post listing page) by the custom field values... I've been trying to ...
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Advanced Custom Fields Plugin - Images not displaying

I am using the ACF purely so the user can upload images to a predefined location and have assigned the page rules accordingly. Everything seems to be fine on the WP back-end, with the three images ...
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get post id using custom filed value

I'm having custom field "prime" with values yes or no. I want to get the post id's with selected value "Yes".How can i get that. Thanks in advance
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Plot location on Google map using full address specified in custom field

Is there an easy way to plot a location on a Google map using an address specified in a custom field? For example, if a post has the following address specified; 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW ...
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Get fields from metabox array

In my functions I'm registering multiple metaboxes with custom fields. A single metabox array for instance, looks like this: In functions.php $meta_boxes[] = array( 'id' => 'general_info', ...
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Display thumbnail from custom field

I have a custom field called picture. On the media settings page I've set thumbnail size to 100x100. If upload an image called gecko.jpg, Wordpress automatically resizes it and generates ...
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Advanced Custom Fields Plugin - not displaying images

I installed the plugin and assigned it to the relevant page but the problem is that the custom fields display 'no image selected' after I have uploaded them and do not appear on the relevant page. Any ...
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Post count by meta_key meta_value [closed]

I have 100 posts to the ( states meta_key ), and different meta_value (AK,AR,CA,FL,HW,MN,SC,TX,MN,NJ). I want to show the post count on my site sidebar for posts AK-11 posts,AR-9 posts....
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Transients vs CRON +Custom Fields: Caching Data Per Post

Wanted some opinions on a solution I'm trying to come up with: I have a fan/enthusiast plugin I'm working on for fans of TV shows. One of the custom post types attached to the plugin is a release ...
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custom avatar removal

Hello i have implemented a custom avatar upload from front-end in my wordpress theme. It is working. User can add and remove customa avatar. My problem is when user selects to remove his/her custom ...
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Don't display html if custom field is empty

I'm using the plugin WP UI on my custom post type to display the content in tabs. I'm doing this in the template for the custom post type not using the shortcode provided by the plugin. I'm also using ...
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ajax jquery update custom field meta value front end

There is probably a much easier way to do this. After much trial and error trying to get a postid from a url, I've opted to add the id to the permalink. However I have no idea how the custom value ...
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wp_get_attachment_image_src() with advanced custom fields returning empty

I am using the advanced custom fields plugin to upload images for an image gallery. I am attempting to retrieve the different sizes of images that are saved in the uploads folder and having problems. ...
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Get custom post fields from multiple metaboxes

I'm registering multiple metaboxes in my write posts panels. In functions.php: $meta_boxes[] = array( 'id' => 'products', 'title' => 'Products', 'pages' => array('post', 'page', ...
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Get author total post votes from post meta

In author.php, i have the list with the posts written by the author. I'm trying to get the total number of votes, from the author posts. All posts have a post_meta with a numbered value. i need to ...
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How can I do a variable for meta_query?

I have a code which needs a variable compare string array( 'key' => 'rob_value', 'value' => $rob, 'compare' => '=' ) the compare =>'=' needs to be ...
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Extra profile field as select box?

I want to add some more profile fields to Wordpress. It works fine with normal text box: <input type="text" name="gender" id="gender" value="<?php echo esc_attr( get_the_author_meta( 'gender', ...
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Custom Post Meta on a Different Page?

I'm using this code to call some custom post meta named port_excerpt: <?php global $wp_query; $postid = $wp_query->post->ID; echo get_post_meta($postid, 'port_excerpt', true); ?> This ...
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Custom image sizes for custom field media uploads

Is it possible to resize my image uploads to different settings, depending on what custom field I'm on? I'm using wpalchemy, and have an image uploader for a heap of different custom fields. It would ...
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How to prevent custom fields from being cleared during a bulk edit?

In my function for saving custom field values I add a few checks to prevent the values from being cleared during an autosave or a quick edit. add_action('save_post', 'save_my_post'); function ...
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Create Posts using Import>RSS/WXR/XML and pass values to Custom Fields

My problem is simple. I need to make a lot of posts containing image url's for a "photo gallery" page. I've read up a lot on creating posts from RSS feeds and imports. I've been successful at creating ...
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customizing wp user with custom fields

I want to allow the admin of a site i'm building to highly customize the wordpress user. This will be a highly advanced plugin so I'm fine creating a whole new page in the admin to do this ...
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Problem with date comparison for custom fields

This question follows on from: Can you do a date comparison on a custom field and query two or more custom taxonomies using WP_Query? and a similar thing here: ...
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How do i put a per page theme in a special box/div?

I am using 20-11 theme and i have the sidebar on the left, the main content center and now i would like to edit a php file (or not) to make a 3rd div to the right of the content. I'm unsure how i'll ...
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Using custom field as custom post title

I've setup a custom post type with a series of custom fields using the WPAlchemy class. I'm trying to take the value of one of the custom fields and use that as the post title. So far, though, I've ...
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How to query an out put value?

I have this custom query that Im working on and I need to be able to query output values as well as actual stored values. Example: $string = "This is #*&^% a test"; $string = ...
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How to add a custom field in the advanced menu properties?

Is it possible to add a custom field to menu items? What I want to do is be able to add a field for 'French Navigation Label' and a 'French Title Attribute' in the wp menu interface.
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Check & remove special characters in a field?

I would like to check whether a field has special characters, remove those characters and output (save) the value to another field. I am creating a user search function that search various fields, ...
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Check if a field is capitalized?

I want to check the if the first letter of a field is capitalized. Example: If (First Name field) is capitalized { Capitalized! } else { Not Capitalized! } Thanks Thank you
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wpdb function insert doesn't work

It just won't insert anything, if I echo it, it will show everything fine, but it won't insert anything in database. The table name is correct. Code - global $wpdb; $meta2 = ...
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Add a custom meta box for client to order CPT posts how they want

Im looking for a way to add a custom meta box to a custom post type that will allow the user/client order the posts to show up how they want on the site. Is this possible? Basically using a very ...
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Extra Meta Data for Wordpress Multisite Taxonomy

I'm using a custom taxonomies across a Wordpress multisite install (same taxonomies on all sites) and i'm trying to add some custom meta boxes to each of these (same meta boxes on all sites). I'm ...
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Displaying custom field meta within WP_query loop

This function seems like it should work, and it mostly does, but what I'm lacking are the values for the 'author' key that ends the list item, prefaced by the text 'By'. What I'd like is for the ...
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Calling Custom Post Meta

http://www.vooshthemes.com/blog/wordpress-tip/create-a-professional-portfolio-using-wordpress-3-0-custom-post-types/ I'm using the above tutorial to build custom portfolio pages. The custom ...
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load custom fields on click

I have too much data stored in custom fields which I don't want to fetch on page-load, instead I'd give the user the opportunity to load the custom field values on click, possibly with ajax. Is ...
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Custom fields to taxonomy

Can I add some custom fields to specific taxonomy so when ever I call that taxonomy, custom fields attached to that taxonomy should also appear.
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Creating author profiles with extra fields and exporting that data?

I'm trying to find a way to let my subscribers sign up to my site and enter details in their author pages to confirm their attendance at an event. In order to create the additional fields, I've been ...
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sort a custom field base on the date or anything

I'm working on a project right now and I'm facing an issue that is about to freak me out. Basically I had to display information of some courses, in order to do so, I create a custom field called ...
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Dynamically add / duplicate custom meta in custom post types

I am using Custom post types in one of my themes I have one custom post type called "accommodation" with meta boxes to add details such as type of rooms (single, twin, double...); each room has a ...
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Save page data to an xml file

Is it possible to continually update an xml file on the server with data from a wordpress page? If so, how could I do it? I use this plugin http://plugins.elliotcondon.com/advanced-custom-fields/ to ...
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Store JSON in a custom field

I have a drawing canvas on some of my Wordpress' post pages, where users can draw on. Upon drawing, my JS code currently sends the user's drawing to a php file. This is where I store the array in JSON ...
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Displaying additional User Contact Information

I have been advised how to add additional contact info fields to the User admin area here (Click here). However, I am not entirely sure how I can display the the field contents in a link within my ...
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Best way to allow manageable social media URLS?

I am working on a site and it is possible that the site will have a number of pages which feature links to the client's social networking sites (Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn...). Now I know that the ...
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Custom fields won't update

I have a small problem with custom fields. This is what I am trying to do: Whenever a new post is added, I check what category is selected, grab the sub categories and create custom fields with a ...
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MySQL Query that looks for post with Custom Field, then changes Category

I'm looking for a MySQL Query that will look for all the posts with custom field "meta_key_I_want_to_find", then if the custom field is detected, add a category to that post. The category has already ...
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use custom field value as post category in loop

I have a page template and at the bottom, I want a loop of posts based on a custom field value - store_name This is what I have: <?php global $wp_query; $paged = (get_query_var('paged')) ...
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Use Gravity Forms and a Shopping Cart for output to Freshbooks for an Estimate

I've been asked to develop a website pretty much like (but not the same as): http://www.yoursingapore.com/ basically we need to allow people to add Wordpress posts (custom post types) into a sort of ...