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

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meta_query for keys that aren't yet set

I'm trying to query for a custom post type for a gallery system. I have a checkbox to set a gallery as a "featured" gallery (set up through More Fields plugin) - if this is checked then the meta value ...
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Custom Meta Boxes and Fields for WordPress: Change directory upload based on user-edit page

I have already published this on StackOverflow, but I realised it would be better to post it here instead. I am using the CMB script (Custom Meta Boxes and Fields for WordPress) for uploading files ...
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Sorting posts by Multiple custom fields in defined order

I'm currently sorting some posts out by custom fields 'role' and 'surname', using the following: function customorder($orderby) { return 'mt1.meta_value DESC, mt2.meta_value ASC'; } $args = ...
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How to import database table as custom post type and custom fields?

I have a sql table that contains vehicle information. When I import the database table to my WordPress website, I need the information to be imported as custom fields for a custom post type. For ...
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Custom Field, add gallery id

Is it possible to add a gallery id like [gallery ids="9"] to custom field using the media editor in wordpress? I have attached a media function to a specific custom field but are not able to insert ...
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frontend image post uploader

I've set up image uploader on front end custom form for users with some text input, textareas etc .Everything works fine, untill I decide don't upload any image. Then my "thank you" page gets blank. ...
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How can I put a custom field value that needs to be inside the loop, in a custom menu via functions.php?

How can I put a custom field value that needs to be inside the loop, in a custom menu via functions.php?? I'm working on a bilingual website and I'm using the Bilingual Linker plugin. I was able to ...
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Search Custom Post Type with all meta attached?

I'm currently have a search box that's supposed to search a certain post type. It's supposed to check the query against all standard cpt content, tags and the associated meta data. I'm wondering how I ...
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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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Is there a way to dump all registered sidebar/widget?

I need to know the properties of sidebar and widgets I've added, is there a way to dump those? Thanks.
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Incoming URL variables to custom metabox

Is it possible to take values from an incoming URL variable and write it to a custom meta box? My client has something like the following for a URL (marketing purposes): ...
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Custom Field to a Role?

Is it possible to add custom field to a custom role? Say I want to create roles that represent a membership level and want to add billing options to it. So it'd look like this: Membership level ...
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Filter archive.php by custom meta

I"m trying to filter an archive page by custom meta query. I've tried using query_posts($args) prior to the loop, but it returns nothing. Any ideas? Here's what I have so far: <?php ...
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How to exclude post from being queried based on custom meta value

I am building a reviewing system for user-submitted posts on my website. I have a page called page-review.php which displays the oldest post of the "pending review" category. This is to ensure that ...
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Order Custom Posts by Several Fields

I have a page that lists out the members of our band, as a custom post type. I am trying to order the members by several custom fields, field by category, or "section, then by their class, and then ...
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Showing Custom Fields on Parent Page

I have lots of subpages each having some custom fields. I am using 2 plugins, eMembers for the membership levels, and Types for my custom fields. I am trying to show the custom field information on ...
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PODS performance vs custom field

is using pods's own content tpye where custom fields are all stored in one table more scalable than custom fields of wordpress where each field is a row in the meta table... I haven't used PODS yet ...
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Query based on custom fields start and end date

I have a custom post type called Events, with 2 custom fields, start date and end date. These fields are stored using a timestamp in the database. I want to create a custom query based on these 2 ...
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How to diplay a div only if at least one author custom profile field is filled?

I try to build a small plugin that adds few social profile fields to WordPress user form and display their social icons to the author meta box on single post. The problem I face is as follow: The ...
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Display Multiple Values of Same Key

I am going to put multiple value on custom field using same key (my key is link). So the value will be value A and value B And heres my custom field code for single value: <a href="<?php ...
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Why am I getting a “Call to member function format() on a non-object” error?

I am trying to add a hook to post saving using WP Frontend User When the form saves and the post is created within the "save_post" function I am trying to find the value of a custom field ...
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$args Orderby The number

I have this code $cat_args=array( 'include' => '42,210,21', 'orderby' => '42,210,21', 'order' => 'asc' ); $categories=get_categories($cat_args); foreach($categories as $category) { ...
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Using Custom Function With Advanced Custom Fields

I've written a custom function which works with the native WordPress custom fields function but I need it to work with the Advanced Custom Fields plugin. I have created the custom field and meta box ...
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Custom Search Query – include only custom fields and title

I have a custom post type and I also need a custom search. I want the post title and two custom fields to be indexed/queried. I found solutions for title only and for custom fields but not for both so ...
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Custom bulk action for media gallery items

I'm trying to add custom "Bulk Actions" to WP 3.5 new media gallery items. I started from this excellent tutorial which does exactly what I need, but with regular posts; so i tried to adapt it to work ...
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List of users that clicked a 'Join' button at single post

The title might be a bit vague while I'm not quite sure how to describe it. What I want: At every single post (in this case of post type 'event') a logged in user must be able to click a 'Join' ...
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Adding Custom Field to Taxonomy Input :Panel

I am looking to achieve something which I figured would be fairly simple to accomplish but it seems there are no real examples available to achieve my needs. Essentially I have a custom post type of ...
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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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Custom field php

Hi I put this php code on my single post php <?php $custom_fields = get_post_meta($post_id); $my_custom_field = $custom_fields['_source_link']; //key name foreach ( $my_custom_field as $key => ...
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Multiple meta data one label

I am wanting one label but multiple data to be under the label. I also want to reference each input option individually so that I can query for specific meta data. Currently I have, function ...
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Styling Taxonomy Terms Individually

I am trying to solve a problem and need help :) First, I have a custom grid displaying terms and images from my custom taxonomy. This is the code I'm using currently: <?php $terms = get_terms( ...
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Get custom fields when hover link of post

I have custom page and get some links of post if( $my_query->have_posts() ) { while ($my_query->have_posts()) : $my_query->the_post(); ?> <li><a href="<?php ...
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Order posts by custom field and if custom field is empty return remaining posts

I have an archive page ordered by a numeric value in a custom field. This returns the ordered posts correctly, but does not display posts that don't have a custom field. $paged = ...
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Setting a custom $query->query_vars['meta_key'] breaks the WordPress menu

First of all, my problem is very similar to this one: http://stackoverflow.com/questions/10629245/wordpress-menu-disappears-when-query-query-varsmeta-key-is-set However, the answer accepted for this ...
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do_shortcode close

I am using the jscrollpane plugin on WordPress along with the advanced custom fields plugin. The jscrollpane plugin uses the following shortcodes: [vr_jsp] [/vr_jsp] I have two different custom ...
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Custom fields doesnt work well with any postTAB plugin

Here is my problem: I tried to implement custom fields (text) within a post tab. I tried many post tab plugins and the imlementation to template was succesfull... Unfortunately, the content of the ...
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Linking Custom Fields to Database Records

Hey there im fairly new to wordpress and php, but have a strong programming/database background. I recently learned about custom fields and am wondering if it is at all possible to do the following ...
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Filter and display a specific custom field value [closed]

I am developing a travel website for an agency. I'm trying to to make the user able to select an option like "Select your departure" and filter the loop with all the departures available for the ...
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Adding custom input for data attribute in insert media modal

I'm trying to add a text input to the "Insert Media" modal in the hopes of being able to add an html5 data- attribute to the images' parent anchor. <a class="fancybox" href="..." ...
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Hide a div when a custom field is empty

I am having trouble hiding a div when the input of a custom field is empty. This is the code I am using but can not seem to get it to work. The field that displays the content is _cmb_fe_wysiwyg ...
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one get_posts to return a number of custom posts for each meta value

I have setup a custom post 'product' with a custom field cf_type. I wish to have one get_posts that will return 20 total products, 10 products with cf_type: fog and 10 with cf_type: gof. Is that ...
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WP_query returns error when used for custom widget

I was working on creating my first plugin/widget that should display a really simple loop containing only a custom field (image) I've been testing the loop without any problems in my theme but when I ...
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Custom field with subdomain

I am currently having a problem related to the display of custom field article is "language" Specifically as follows: I have a blog with multiple applications for mobile phones, as this blog ...
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Show Custom Post Type taxonomy term that matches custom field

Not sure how well I can explain this but I will try. I have two Custom Post Types. One is "Locations" and one is "Members." I need to show only the members that belong to the location. "Locations" has ...
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WordPress Custom Field Should be Unique. Is it possible?

I have a custom field called "website_url". It should be unique. Ex: If a author set "http://wordpress.stackexchange.com/questions/ask" as the custom field value as a post, ...
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Only display custom fields that are associated with template

I am in a predicament where I have entirely too many custom fields displaying in my admin. Ideally I would like to filter through all custom fields created for my site and only display the ones ...
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Can we create a custom post template for a specific page template

I am working in wordpress for the first time and the client had a requirement that we create a template which will be used for multiple products as shown below The question I do have is it possible ...
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Calling custom profile fields?

I've hidden and created various profile fields using the following code: function my_user_contactmethods($user_contactmethods) { // You can get rid of ones you don't want ...
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How to query the custom fields by language?

For each post, there is a custom field name "Function", the key/value pair is like this: Key : Functions Value : <!--en-->Nourishing Yin and invigorating the vital essence of ...
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Displaying Custom Fields on Post with Genesis Child Theme

I have tried everything to get Custom Fields to display on my posts using a Child Theme of the Genesis theme framework. I have tried to follow every tutorial I could find relating to it but still I ...