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

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WP_Query custom field pass the post id

I'm using WP_Query with ACF(Advanced Custom Fields) I'm building a news portal, and I'm trying to pass related stories from 1 post which is top_story = true. In another WP_Query I want to print the ...
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How to add post reference field to a plugin?

I am trying to add a field to a custom post type through a plugin I am creating. One of the fields I need is a post reference / link to field. Any ideas on how to do this? In the WYSIWYG when you ...
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How to find a post using XML-RPC without knowing ID

I'm using the following function to retrieve individual posts from an external server using the WordPress XML-RPC Post API: public function get_post() {      include("lib/xmlrpc.inc"); ...
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Show custom field associated with embedded media

I've added a custom field to all media (using the Advanced Custom Fields plugin). I want to display this new field underneath all embedded images within blog posts (if the custom field exists for that ...
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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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“meta_value_num” not working when value is wrapped in html tags

I should start by saying I have little to no knowledge of PHP, nut I am responsible for managing a wordpress site for a restaurant. I have the menu items listed in order of price using the following ...
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Add input field to edit page depend on selected page template

I want to add some input fields to "edit" page depends on template. Step 1: add_action( 'add_meta_boxes', 'cd_meta_box_add' ); function cd_meta_box_add() { add_meta_box( 'my-meta-box-id', 'My First ...
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WooTickets for Events Calendar Pro - Custom field for each ticket for CSV Export?

I'm using WooTickets and Events Calendar Pro for WooCommerce, and I wanted to add an extra column to the CSV report that gets exported by default. I've got that much achieved by adding the following ...
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WooTickets for Events Calendar Pro - Custom email field for each ticket?

I'm using Events Calendar Pro and WooTickets for WooCommerce, and I was interested in adding a custom field to the back-end of each ticket, but I can't find much useful information on that. My ...
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Adding custom field to permalink structure

I have a wordpress site that uses a custom post type 'external-projects'. Within that custom post type there is a custom field 'director'. What I am trying to do is rewrite the permalinks to include ...
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Display custom fields only if it has a value

I've setup standard custom fields for some products in WooCommerce which are being displayed on each product page on the front end. However, I'd like to hide those fields that don't have a value ...
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How to enable custom fields for pages (if not a bad practice)?

My main page has a intro image beside the main content. I would like to add that image using custom fields. I've noticed that pages don't have. I would like to enable them. Is it a bad practice?
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How to solve suspected memory issue in custom WordPress loop?

I have written a plugin that adds a "Where did you hear about us?" question to the WooCommerce checkout page and shows the results (as a simple horizontal bar chart) in a wp-admin page. The plugin ...
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Filtering custom post type on a combination of custom taxonomies and custom fields?

I have a custom post type "artist". It has an associated custom taxonomy "artist_type" with terms "voice", "actor", "corporate" An "artist" also has custom fields for gender, location, agerangefrom ...
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Does wordpress have something like content-type?

I am working on Drupal CMS, and Drupal is really grate and hard, and now I am going to learn Wordpress. Drupal let users to create different content-type, and each content-type can be different type ...
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How to query categories with Advanced Custom Fields?

I'm currently using Advanced Custom Fields and I was wondering if anyone know how to filter categories by custom fields? I have a custom field in my categories using the checkboxes field. I want to ...
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How to register custom post types like ebook and taxonomies with code?

There are more than 10 plugins to create custom post types and taxonomies. But one problem to use that is if accidentally plugin deleted, all works related to that plugin will be deleted.So I want to ...
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Post expire by gravity fields

I'm using gravity forms to let users publish some content from front-end. But I need to let then set expiration date. So I've installed Content Scheduler and Post Expirator plugins, because plugin's ...
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Custom fields and auto save

I have the issue of data in custom fields dissapearing after auto save, but no answer here helped me (Custom field being erased after autosave). I have this custom field: add_action('save_post', ...
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How to get users by a custom field / by user meta data?

I've added a custom field to users profile using the following code: /*** Adding extra field to get the the user who creates the another user during ADD NEW USER ***/ <?php function ...
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Get value in custom field with taxonomy

I have custom field my_cf for Taxonomy/Term. How can I get and output value with custom field for taxonomy/term? I've tried using: $variable = get_field('my_cf', 'basic'); echo $variable; ...
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Compare meta key separation

I have a meta key called $availability that can have one of four options but also multiple values separated by pipe: |. For example the value could be: severaltimes_week|oncetwice_month|occasionally. ...
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Include related custom fields from one post type in another post type's JSON feed

I have a custom post type called Offers, and in this post type is a custom field called Store, which is a relationship field type to another custom post type Stores. This has been created using the ...
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Query using string from custom field as array value

Firstly, what I am trying to do is display posts from Category x on posts from Category y where text from a custom field on post from Cat y matches text from one of 2 custom fields on cat x. I am ...
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update_post_meta based on acf repeater field

I'm trying to update post meta in an acf repeater fields have value using this function, but it's not working: function save_photos_meta_data( $post_id ) { if( get_field('photos') ) { ...
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Show/Hide Featured Image or replace it with custom field [closed]

I want in the place of the featured image of a post -depending on the subject of the post-, to show shortcodes (example shortcode to put on custom field:[ngg_images gallery_ids="1" ...
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Generate slug and meta data if meta field is empty

I am creating a current vacancies feature in a client site, and am struggling on one area. I want to have a slug generated from a reference number, rather than the post title. This, I have set up. ...
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Define an extra field for all pages (with no plugin?)

I usually use WP Types define custom fields, post types, ... But I have a theme a little bit overloaded of plugins, so I would like to define this field for (all) the pages in functions.php if ...
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Save values generated via API as custom meta fields

I'm using the IMDB Connecter plugin to grab meta data for movies and I'm wondering if I can save some of the information it generates as custom meta data. Basically, I want to be able to save the ...
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Json api does not return all metadata

I am using this plugin https://wordpress.org/plugins/json-api/ to create a new entry is saved correctly in the database all the wp_postmeta customfield table, but when you run ...
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Order by (sort) taxonmy fields using taxonmy custom field value

I have taxonomy:-shop_vendor with multiple vendors and every vendor have two radio buttons 1)Wellness 2)Dietitian and each vendor have selected one radio button at list. If i have 6 vendors in ...
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Orderby meta_value only returns posts that have existing meta_key

I have the following wp_query: $args = array( 'post_type' => 'news', 'orderby' => 'meta_key', 'order' => 'ASC', 'meta_key'=>'custom_author_name', ...
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Converting a checkbox filter for custom fields to a dropdown

I've been scratching my head trying to figure this out for awhile now and was wondering if someone could provide some help. My PHP knowledge isn't the best so I'm working with what I have and it ...
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Can you ungroup Custom Fields?

I have been using a lot of Custom Fields to make Wordpress like a CMS, beyond simple posts and post meta. The admin area for adding new posts has little "widgetized" movable areas like the ...
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How to loop through a custom field for each post, & display?

I'm working on a category page. I want to show all the posts that belong to that category on one page. Each post makes use of a custom field that I have added. I want to loop through the posts to ...
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make next and prev button with custom field in WP?

how do i make a custom next and prev post button in WP ? this is my query : rd_args = array( 'meta_key' => 'user_mode', 'meta_value' => $mode, 'offset' ...
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Ordering posts by custom fields

good day, quick question, I have a site that pulls posts from certain category, basically the code to see how I call those posts is as follows: <div class="jumbotron"> <h2>Ultimos ...
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DB optimization caused custom field and link loss

I recently did DB optimization and after that I lost all my Advanced Custom field entries and menu links. Is it because my DB got corrupted? How to resolve the issue? Thank You
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Hook after meta created

I'm having troubles trying to do a hook when post published. I think that the problem is that my WP-Metaboxer plugin creates the meta after publishing post, and I cannot capture the value. Here is an ...
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Creating a custom menu/widget area

I'm looking to create a /menu/widget area like the following site: http://www.microsoft.com/en-gb/default.aspx please see sections under downloads, security, support, about is this considered a ...
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How to check if user meta field is empty in conditional else statement

Hello all I have a custom post type set up for my wordpress site within this custom post type i have a meta box with about 11 meta fields that I have added programatically. What I would like to do is ...
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Replace text in post from cvs

I have constructed a post template that i want to use to all post. I use visual composer and some add ons . I need to create post with vcs file but i don't know hot to organize the cvs inside to do ...
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update_post_meta not working in function

I am attempting to take some custom field meta data (generated via the ACF plugin) and save it as post meta with a function. This is what I've come up with: function tps_create_slotcode($post_id) { ...
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Make URL in custom field hyper link

In my WordPress site I have created a custom field for author website link. but I don't know how to make it hyperlink, so people can click on it to surf that website. at this moment it only shows raw ...
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Replacing Standard Category Metabox

I am rewriting the standard category metabox to include a Custom Field as a select box which is dynamically updated as the user chooses the categories. This select box is set with all "checked" ...
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oEmbed single custom field with multiple values

I need to display a single custom field with multiple values, but I need to display those values with oEmbed on it. I found this, but it only shows a single value: echo wp_oembed_get( ...
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Using a Select Field Type to add a class name to a specific li

I have a menu of departments where the active li will have an class="active". <li class="interiors"><a href="#">Interiors</a></li> <li class="lite"><a ...
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Enable sticky posts to custom post_type

i have this custom post_type: tvr_apartment function custom_post_apartment() { $labels = array( 'name' => 'Apartments', 'singular_name' => ...
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Extra text'n'image field in a page

Hi there dudes and dudettes! I have been serching around for a bit, but havent quite found my answer as of yet. I want to add extra fields for products on a webpage. Just as simple as a small image, ...
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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 ( ...