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

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ORDER BY custom field value out of where clause

Based on example here https://make.wordpress.org/core/2015/03/30/query-improvements-in-wp-4-2-orderby-and-meta_query/ I'd like to modify the query $q = new WP_Query( array( 'meta_query' => array(...
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Sorting posts by custom fields in meta_query

How to apply 'order_by' in WordPress query in the following example: I have a query to get all posts with custom field for event dates greater or equal current date. I can have up to 10 event dates (...
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Embed handler in custom field

I am trying to implement wordpress function wp_embed_register_handler() into a custom field. Using this instead of wp_oembed_add_provider(), for the urls I use do not offer oembed support. With help, ...
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ACF Relationship - Get Parent's Post Object

I've a few post that have ACF relationship field set up : - Post A - Post A1 - Post A2 - Post A3 Post A have a relationship that link to : Post A1,A2 & A3... Post A1,A2,A3 have their own post ...
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Extracting a TLD from the content and assign to custom field

I am trying to get the first instance of a TLD in a post and insert it into a custom field. For example with a post: Hi I am Bob. My website is http://bob.com and you can reach me at bob@bob.com ...
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WooCommerce - Order_itemmeta - Need to add meta_keys to table

I need to add 3 meta values to each order_item to the woocommerce_order_itemmeta table. Any suggestions how to create new meta_keys to be included in the table for all order items?
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I have a form with a custom button ,i want to add the field data to an database when clicking the custom button

So im new to wp/themes,and coding, but love it and love trying to build sites, I used the form from the theme, extracted only the email field and added a button on that field basically inside of that ...
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Change the main loop Wordpress impact on the server?

I used pre_get_posts to change the loop of my Wordpress site. The idea of this loop is not show posts I define an expiration date, whose dates are added in a custom field ( postexpiry ) . These ...
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manage posts custom column is not populating data from meta boxes

My custom post name is "employee". Here is the code for creating and populating admin columns. Columns have been created but it is not populating. Also, what is the meaning of the "10, 2" in action ...
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Get categories with posts by custom field value

I have a big categories tree (~2000 total subcategories)... And I have a lot of posts with custom field "city" (different values). I have created filter posts by "city" field. But I have problem with ...
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Link FROM attachment to full post and get custom fields values on attachment page?

This shouldn't be so hard! But I cannot find the answer to this question on Google.. How can I link from an attachment template to the full post please? Bonus question! How can I grab the custom ...
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Filter Dashboard of Custom Post Type by Custom Field

I have created a new Custom Post Type and added a new Custom Field to the Dashboard Table: add_filter('manage_edit-my_custom_post_type_columns' 'addNewMyCustomPostTypeColumns'); function ...
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Two near-identical custom field types - one works, the other doesn't . What can cause this?

I'm using Advanced Custom Fields to add meta information to a custom post type and in ACF I've created two different 'Select'-dropdowns - one is called 'series' the other 'classification'. I run a ...
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Add wordpress category id to user meta with button

I want to know which categories my users are most interested in so I want to add a button to categories theme so if they click it that is saved to user meta. Similar to this: Let user subscribe to ...
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How to load an assets based on custom field value?

How can I load an asset based on custom field value? - This would be outside of the loop, all I can find for this is in the loop related functions, which I'm not familiar with, or what I find are ...
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Grouped Custom Meta Fields without plugin

I need to add grouped multiple custom metas. I did it with CMBII plugin. But if it's possible, I want to create it without any plugin.
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First custom field value (out of several) displayed twice after query

I have the following piece of code, which is based on the solution to this question: <?php $game_titles = get_terms('game'); foreach($game_titles as $game_title) { wp_reset_query()...
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Upload files programmatically to users

i'm using pods plugin to add new custom fields to user so i added 4 files custom fields and then trying to upload files to this fields from registration page and create new user but when i upload the ...
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displaying and sorting comments by a custom field (using PODS plugin) [closed]

In my blog, i answer comments inline by editing them to add "admin says: blah blah". i do this so i won't bump up the comment count with all my admin comments. I am using the PODS plugin to add a ...
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Create select dependent dropdown by meta values or categories

We had 3 custom fields Brand Model Features (multi input in an array ) need dependent drop down form when select Brand (or Category) > show drop down menu contain all Models (related to this ...
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Strange issue with custom fields not showing data for certain posts but working fine on others

I have a very strange issue with custom fields on my site. I am using the custom fields for custom post types. So lets say the custom post type is called "cars". I will have various custom fields like ...
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Determine when a custom field was last updated?

Would anyone know of a way to determine when a custom field for a post was last updated? I'm trying to write something that says "If CUSTOMFIELD was updated in the last 24 hours don't do anything, ...
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Last modified field for user profile?

Is there a plugin or a known way to track user profile changes and save a last modified date in Wordpress? I tried with ACF, but it doesn't have an option to auto update this field. Thanks in ...
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Add options to featured image

I want to add an option to the featured image metabox. I have found a way to do this here The problem I'm having is saving the value tot the database. Here is what I have tried: add_filter( '...
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automatically set “Featured Image” the same as the og:i that is set in a custom field

I currently have a site that uses the "custom fields" feature to set the value of the meta property="og:image" for each post. All of my og:images are stored on an external server. I'm looking for a ...
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Meta Query returns wrong number of posts

I am using this meta query inside a category: $args = array( "posts_per_page" => 12, "post_type" => array( "event", "post" ), "post_status" => "publish", "...
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What is “meta_input” parameter in wp_insert_post() used for?

I am inserting some post into wordpress using the function wp_insert_post(). I want to insert some custom fields on each post and reading the documentation I though the meta_info parameter was used ...
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Homepage's content is dependent on the custom field values (set automatically), how do I get homepage to update without manually updating page?

I have a custom field in my home page called "Featured posts". There are two fields: title and post. The post field returns post_object with post_type as posts. In my functions.php I have added the ...
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Declaring <?php ?> in variables [closed]

I need to put the PHP <?php global $' . $icon_var . '; echo $' . $icon_var . '; ?> inside the variable of a custom menu structure, but it gets commented: <a href="http://slembas.esy.es/">...
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Pass current post title to a predefined link

I have custom link option which I show on all posts using: <?php echo get_option('_custom_link'); ?> and let's say, I have defined it with a URL value of http://somelink.com/?ref=...
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auto-populating custom nav with all items from custom post type

I have written the following code to take all of the posts in my custom post type "products" (created with ACF) and inject them each as an <li> in a custom nav menu. Everything is working ...
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How to hide a custom field if there is not a value

I've managed to add a custom post type that contains custom fields using Toolset's wp-types plugin. I've also figured out by trial & error how to create & edit a single-goal.php file to show ...
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Search Tool only refreshes Page without showing results

I have a search tool that allows you to search plants based on multiple different taxonomies (Color, soil type, type, ect.) Each plant is set up as a post using ACF. You can search for plants based on ...
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Meta Key Value in current-user-only loop

I created a loop for logged-in-users-only which works perfectly for all data except for meta keys. I'd like to be able to also extract meta keys but had no luck so far. This is my loop (based on this ...
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Adding auto-complete to custom gravity field not working

I am trying to add auto-complete to my custom fields on gravity forms.But its not working.Data returns but not showing on field.I am doing like this: (function( jQuery ) { jQuery(function() { ...
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Show only posts which can be commented OR have custom meta field

I'd like to exclude posts on the homepage which are closed for comments. This works thanks to this: Show only posts which can be commented Now I'd like to add the possibility for exceptions – to show ...
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MySql query to get posts with all meta and terms

I'm trying to figureout a way to get all fields from wp_post with all of their custom fields and categories in one mysql query. So in one row of the result I should have post fields with their custom ...
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How to get posts with a metadata numeric key greater than X?

I'm trying to add a "Highlighted" section for each category on my website. This will be located in a page, using a shortcode. I'm going to add a new post metadata key which will be a number from 0 to ...
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Add custom taxonomy under the category title

I've added a custom taxonomy to my product category page in the admin. I can call the custom field using the following: $queried_object = get_queried_object(); $t_id = $queried_object->term_id; $...
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How to display a list of CPT posts but only include posts with an empty custom field value

I have a large amount of CPT posts (500+) and need to be able to create a list that only shows posts that has an empty value in a specific custom field. I've been browsing somewhat similar questions, ...
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How to display custom field in woocommerce orders in admin panel?

currently i add a custom billing field in woocommerce by function custom_override_checkout_fields( $fields ) { $fields['billing']['billing_phone_new'] = array( 'label' => __('...
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Register setting not working with multiple checkbox

I created a new setting field with multiple checkboxes in my WordPress admin. However the value of the field new_setting not saved correctly. It should be an array, but after I do var_dump(get_option(...
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Meta Query posts not showing on ending date of custom field

I feel like my logic is off, but the short version is I have 2 custom fields spitting out unformated times for event-start-date and event-end-date. I don't want to show a post if the start-date is not ...
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Stop truncation of shortcodes in custom text fields?

I have a custom theme that a third party developed for me and I’m trying to get to the bottom of a problem with shortcodes. I’m fairly new to Wordpress and PHP so please let me know if there is any ...
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Autoplaying YT in custom fields, add filtering

I am trying to make youtube autoplay in custom fields inside WordPress. function youtubes($content) { $content = str_replace("SRC","src",$content); $content = str_replace("'",'"',$content); ...
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Add custom field for user and search capability for that specific field

I have been looking for a solution to create a custom field for the user profile but I can't find a solution to create a search box (and function) for that specific field, I've tried different plugins ...
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how to display a widget only on a page where the custom field is defined?

I have a set of local pages using a template, I want to display a widget only on pages where I have ticked the custom checkbox field.
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Delete custom meta

My custom meta box correctly saves my file upload. When the user wants to clear the field, they can click delete and I want to delete that meta data of the file url only. How can I assign the meta_id ...
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Best way to use Category & Custom Fields?

I have a website called http://overmvp.com. On this site, there are multiple "Heroes". Each hero has been manually added to the database in a custom table. With this, I need to create a guide. So for ...
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How can I add my ACF field into another plugin's form

How can I add my ACF field into another plugin's form? I tried this but this does not work <div class="input-group"> <label for="deal_title"><?php _e('Deal title', 'wcd'); ?> &...