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

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How to reload the role specific registration form on validation errors?

I test a solution for separate registration for different roles and it works very well. But the validation part/function (see bellow) on errors reloads/reuses the generic registration link and not the ...
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How to “group” (categorize) the Pages together?

I have a lot of Pages which can be (need to be) grouped under a number of different Categories. ** Then the more important thing is, i need to control those pages (of different groups) programatically ...
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Register author, facebook connect, publish posts from front end

I need little help to navigate me to the right method in these six steps. Need a facebook login, which when you connect you register in the site like a author. You have a register form to register ...
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WP Query between posts custom fields [duplicate]

I've tried doing a WP_Query based on a custom field, which name is 'date' and value is something like '14/01/2015'. I want the query to give results when 'date' is between today and tomorrow. All ...
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Display content between two dates?

I want to display a meta field between two dates, the admin can set the two dates via the custom fields. How can i make such content show between the dates set? Thanks Matt
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Insert blogname automatically in custom field on ecery post

I have a WP Multisite and looking for a way to add blogname to a custom field. I have the code setup to automatically insert show_name => custom_value to every post, now I need help to add the ...
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Get A Custom Field From A Custom Taxonomy Of A Custom Post Type [closed]

This has probably been answered before but I'm stumped so I'll ask anyway. I have a custom post type called products. I then have a custom taxonomy called product-category. I've set up a custom field ...
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How can I see a list of products that I have set to outofstock through a custom field check box?

So I have tons of products being displayed through my custom post type of products made by the 'Advanced Custom Field' and 'Custom Post Type UI' plugins. I made a very simple custom field named ...
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How to add an extra, independent set of custom fields?

I'm looking for a plugin or sth to let the admin enter a list of specs (name & value) for a given type of post. The regular custom fields would work perfectly but of course, they are used by some ...
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Integrating WordPress Content into a jQuery Slider

I have a pretty basic 'featured-list - image slider' implemented above my content in my custom WordPress theme. How do I integrate WordPress content into the slider so that the slide content is pulled ...
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How do I use foreach to get content from a custom-field in multiple posts?

so I am trying to use a foreach to pull content from a custom field in multiple posts, but it just wont work. I can get it to work for a simple textarea string but I am struggling getting it to work ...
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Wordpress custom upload field error

I'm creating a custom upload field for a wordpress theme that uploads pdf files.The code is: function custom_news_meta_box($post) { $file_name = get_post_meta($post->ID, 'file_name', true); ...
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Custom post type in theme page

I am having a problem with a website I'm currently working on. I am using the theme Html5-Blank by Todd Motto and Advanced Custom Fields for the content. The problem is this: I am using a custom post ...
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After moving my site from a dev subdomain, to root, all my custom meta data is gone

I just movde my site from a dev subdomain, to the root. I have extensive amounts of data saved in custom meta fields which I created with the WpAlchemy class. All of this data is not appearing in ...
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Custom field and category query

I have created custom .php file that should show list of all posts that correspond to user's choice. I have 3 custom fields and 1 category condition. I've tried all the queries i could possibly find ...
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Add custom fields to search

I want to add a custom fields ("introduction" and "ensavoirplus") to search of Wordpress, but the SQL code is not exact. I don't understand if i do a mistake or if WP don't can do this. But my attempt ...
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How to make list of checkboxes based of number of distincs value of some custom field?

I need to make list of checkboxes based of number of distincs value of some custom field (Country) for visitors able to choose only post where this field Country the same as they are interested one. ...
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Added 20 Custom Fields. Only 10 showing in drop down

Just like the title states. I've added around 20+ custom fields into my wordpress site and only around 10 are showing in the drop down. The custom fields are all functioning fine on the site side, ...
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More efficient to add content to custom fields or the content area?

I often build themes that handle a lot of text content. I use Advanced Custom Fields to create several custom field areas per page for adding this content. I've also used themes with page builders ...
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Sorting posts by custom date fields (non standard date format)

I've inherited a website with a post type courses that has a custom field 'date-start', a Date Picker. Unfortunately the date start is stored as 'ddmmyy' and the ACF documentation implies that this ...
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Saving custom image meta fields

I have currently added a custom meta field for uploading a media file (image). I can successfully add the upload button to display and work but I'm having problems saving the field when updating the ...
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How to add upload field in a custom taxonomy?

I have a custom taxonomy and I want to add a custom field inside , OK that's seems to be easy but the hardest part is when I want to add a file input type the enctype="multipart/form-data" I ...
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Search posts missing a particular custom field

I am trying to search for posts that do not have yet set a particular custom field. The problem is that query down below returns an empty result. $args = array( 'post_type' => 'post', ...
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How to use query_posts() with a date filter on a custom field?

I have defined a custom post type that uses a meta field to store dates. In my functions.php I have the following code which saves the start date. The format of the date that is sent in the startdate ...
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Query posts by Custom Meta (checkbox) & Genesis Grid Loop

I've been trying tons of things for the last 2 days. I'm at a standstill now. I read a ton of posts here but nothing has worked yet. I have a CPT 'artists'. This CPT contains a custom field ...
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Custom permalink parameter isn't enforced

I'm trying to create a custom permalink for my posts based on a custom field. I'm most of the way there but I'm struggling with the last part. My goal permalink structure is as follows: ...
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How to associate 2 custom fields together (date & price for instance)?

On my website you can purchase a trip after choosing the departure date (among the available departure dates). In the back-end, a trip is a CPT in which departure dates are specified through "Repeater ...
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Custom searchfield autocomplete

I have tried to fire an autocomplete on a customized search field but to no avail. I have used some codes from help sites but I really do not know what I am doing wrong. Nothing happens when I type a ...
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Why is wp_list_pages altering $post->ID of the page?

So I have a template that is used for all pages in a section that has this script to create a menu based off children: <?php if($post->ID = 142) { $children = ...
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Empty the_content for all posts

I'm moving everything that is displayed with the_content in custom fields and i want to remove/emtpy the content of the post_content column in the database, for every post. Is there a mysql query ...
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Show custom field on attachment page?

I use this code to show custom field value outside loop on post page (single.php): <?php echo get_custom_field('my_custom_field'); ?> But, that is not working on attachment page (image.php). ...
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Create custom field on post draft or publish?

How to automatically create custom field on post draft or publish with one of several offered values? For example I wish to create custom field named "random_color" with one of potential values: ...
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wp_query with multiple custom fields

My Query is this: $products = new WP_Query( array( 'post_type' => 'ys_product', 'orderby' => array( 'date' ), 'order' => 'DESC', ...
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Get text from user and display it on page

I would like to ask you how can I go about getting text data from user and then displaying this custom per user text on their account page. Can I use custom fields for this? Should I write my own ...
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How to query using a combination of custom_field values?

I need to get posts pertaining to a given category, AND : have the event_start_date (custom field) greater or equal than today's date OR have a event_end date (custom field) greater or equal than ...
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Add / Update Custom Fields After Select Pictures in Media Window

I just added a button called Add Slider in Add/Edit Post Page. Here's my code in my functions.php : //Add button to create slider add_action('media_buttons','add_my_media_button',15); function ...
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Custom Post type and Custom Field WP_Query

I am developing a site for a client who is a Youth Football (Soccer) Club, with lots of different Teams depending on the abilities and ages of the children. I have added in a Custom Post Type called ...
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Auto create child post from custom field?

I have a custom post type that has 3 custom fields. If I create a post with data filled in those 3 custom fields I want it to auto create child posts for each custom field & using the data from ...
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Pass custom post meta to dynamic page

We do lead generation using the gravity forms plugin for our site forms. Right now we create the marketing page with the form on it, then we create a child thank you page that the user is redirected ...
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When post is updated, custom metadata in text area field is overwritten

I have set up 2 new post meta fields in order to add functionality to a custom post type. The custom fields generally work as expected, with a couple exceptions. I set up a checkbox (called ...
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Display custom post on home page based on a metabox selection

I am trying to display an post to my home page based on a selection. What I mean is in the backend I have a custom post that has a metabox labeled Assign to Home with a drop down that has a selection ...
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add_action and remove_action if custom field exists

I know this may be off-topic as it has to do with Genesis (a premium framework), but with general WordPress, this has to do with running a remove_action and an add_action depending on if a custom ...
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Search for keywords in 3x custom fields and post title within a custom post type

I have create a custom search, where it needs to search within 3 custom fields in one custom post type. I am altering a custom search I paid someone to create, but I'm trying to learn from this an do ...
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Increase a field's data length to store longer password hashes?

I'm trying to implement a common password hash which uses the methods from this project I've managed to create a plugin and C# application which are able to validate password hashes in the same way, ...
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Meta Box size issue. How to resize it properly?

I cant figure it out how to resize meta box . I did try to add something like rows="5" cols="60" but no luck. With width and height box resizes but when text fills the box it continues to the right it ...
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Let user to add input fields on theme option page

I'm creating a Theme Option page for my own wordpress theme and I've been trying to create something like this on my option page It means my user(admin) can add any number of input fields (in this ...
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Creating post custom field text area

I want to make, I guess a custom field for my theme. I'm not sure is it the right way to do this with custom fields. I searched a lot, but could not find what I need. So I'm hoping that some one ...
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How to Display ACF Relationship Custom Field as Link to Specific Custom Post?

OK. I am reading this ACF tutorials, but I am not getting into this. I have 2 post types: Lists and Contacts. Every List must be related to some Contact, and I use Relationship custom field type ...
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get_the_ID() fails the first time, returns a value the second time it's called

I'm using get_the_ID() when creating an email. The first time that an email is sent using a post for the content, get_the_ID() returns nothing. If I resend an email with that same post, it will ...
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Updating ACF field with external data

For our articles on our Wordpress site, we would like to display article analytics that are collected weekly for each manuscript. We have these native custom fields for each post: Article Views PDF ...