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

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Set featured image from link in custom field

I have a plugin (Autoblog) that adds a custom field to the post that contains a URL of an image (among other text). I'm looking for a way to set this image in the custom field ...
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How to style posts selecting a CSS post_class (added through custom_fields?)?

Here is what I tried and couldn't reach it. Maybe I need a whole different approach? 1) I created a custom field in a post, called post-class and inserted the value cita-flow800000 (weird class name ...
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How to display multiple images in custom field

I'm using a plugin called Anonymous Pro that allows users to submit posts. Users can also submit multiple images into a post, which gets placed in a custom field, like so: Array ( [0] => ...
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Add custom fields when specific templates are selected

I'm trying to make change to a site where with the current infrastructure isn't great as due to how it's been built over the previous site rather then fresh. I have a section of the site which needs ...
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How to use custom field to search for wordpress post type?

I have a post type in called Publication. I also have few custom field in that post type such as Publication Year, Author... I want to have a search box with 3 drop-down fields which is All Field, ...
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How can I get a list with all custom fields within Wordpress?

How can I get a list with all custom fields within Wordpress? I have tried the get_post_custom() function but that gives me only a list of custom fields for a post. Thanks in advance. /Mattias
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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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Calculate the sum of certain the_sub_fields

I am trying to calculate the sum total from two custom sub-fields using ACF. The custom field is called 'repeater' and the sub-field is called 'space_avail'. I've tried the code below but it just ...
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Query to sort a list by meta key first (if it exists), and show remaining posts without meta key ordered by title

I'm working on a custom taxonomy term page template where we want the items that are connected to the term sorted by a publication date (custom date field) - and if there are multiple items on the ...
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Insert a custom field into a shortcode and use it in post(s)

I would like to insert a custom field into a shortcode and use it in post(s). I want the shortcode to be used with parameters. I tried to solve this problem but it displays the "Array" word instead of ...
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Adding custom field in menu options [duplicate]

Please take a look at this image Is there's anyway I can add another field called "Font Awesome Icon" for the user to write the icon class and the output should be like this:
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Wordpress altering my custom query, How to fix it?

I am querying for most popular posts by custom view count by using the custom query below, <?php $mostpopular_args=array( 'post_type' => 'post', 'orderby' ...
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Toggle custom fields?

I got a custom field and I want to toggle a specific custom field. So for example I have 2 custom fields named: Subject and Score. When viewing a single post the custom field 'Score' data is hidden ...
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Sorting Posts with meta value not working

I want to retrieve most popular posts based on 'view_count' meta value, the below code doesn't seem to work, I am getting some random posts, where am I doing it wrong? <?php ...
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pre_get_posts with multiple post types AND a meta_key

So I am trying to customize the search a bit. The client wants the main site search to return people, projects, and posts. Not normally a problem. However for projects, only projects with a certain ...
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sort Posts by custom user filed

So I'm trying to sort the posts by custom user filed, I'll explain... So I have added users filed to the registration page, The fields are checkboxes, they allow the user to choose what topic he is ...
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custom field to custom taxonomy term?

I have this script to save a custom field as a custom taxonomy term. All is working fine, but I would like to extend it a little bit, so that multiple values in the same custom field (seperated by a ...
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Change a custom field value after X number of seconds

Is it possible to change the value of a custom field after X number of seconds has passed since it was modified? For example, I have a checkbox that a user can check to say whether or not they are ...
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Getting attachments by meta value

I'm stuck at a very simple point: I need to get all attachments by a custom meta key (and value). I'm developing a short code, so it has to work on every possible page. What I've tried so far: $args ...
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Search form to find custom meta box generated data

I have developed an inner theme plugin, which is a custom meta box that inserts some typed in text to the database and then displays in the application. I followed the example found at this link. Now ...
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Calling Specific Pages with wp query Part II

I'm making one page website and I added a custom field on "Page" post type that asks "Use this page as a section:" Yes or No(with dropdown). I called all pages on template-onepage.php(custom template) ...
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No result update a custom field using wp_schedule_event

I recently developed a news blog. My client asked for a facebook share count of an article. I am able to get the share count using facebook api, However, according to the information I found from ...
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How to change data format in custom meta box field [closed]

I want to chage date format to d-m-y means day-month-year format . I have added 'date_format' => __( 'd-m-Y', 'cmb2' ) But not working. now it's month-day-year formated . Actually i want to ...
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Calling specific page with wp query

I'm making one page website and I added a custom field on "Page" post type that asks "Use this page as a section:" Yes or No(with dropdown). I called all pages on template-onepage.php(custom template) ...
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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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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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Add field to 'Add User' admin page

How can I add an input field to the admin section Users -> Add New? I want to add a field for a phone number, but don't want a plugin to do that.
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Is it possible to create a post from an NextGen Gallery image?

I have uploaded many pictures, and I would like to create a new post for each of them with a specific category named photos and a custom field url with the url of the image. Is that possible ? I ...
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woocommerce: add custom field and visual composer

how do I add a custom field area to the single products dashboard and add visual composer support to it? Thanks.
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Why My Custom Search Form Do Not Find Specific Search Template?

I am working with my custom search. Here is the form code: <?php // ADVANCED SEARCH function advanced_search() { ?> <form method="get" id="advanced-searchform" role="search" action="<?php ...
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How to protect pages with double authentication: password + email (in custom field)

I would like to extend the WordPress password protection of posts by adding extra input field for user email. So in order to see the content user will have to know the password and previously given ...
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Display Users by usermeta using foreach loop with multiple relationships

I'm getting a real headache trying to sort this one out. Here's my problem: I'm working on a feature for a site that requires Users to be displayed according to their association with a common ...
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custom field multiple images

i want to add custom field with multiple images. Like when create a field with type 'file' but it only selects a single image but i want to select multiple images and save those images in database. ...
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wp_query check if integer exists in custom field's array

I'm using a wp_query to find custom posts that have a specified numeric value inside of a custom field. That custom field's value is an array of numbers (IDs of selected posts using Advanced Custom ...
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generate unique number when registering a user

I know there are userID, username in the database, but I want a formatted and unique number for physical world use. For example: "2014xxxx" 201414:year,xxxx:generate randomly when registering a user. ...
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Display posts order by custom post in a dropdown menu

In my WordPress backend I have some custom posts and, in one of them, I want to display in a dropdown field some posts related with but ordered by post type. Iwant to display something like this. ...
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How to auto add nofollow to links in custom field?

I have a custom field that contains links in them and I want to auto add nofollow to those links in that custom field only. How can I do this? Example custom field value: <a ...
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Search ONLY by meta key / meta values

I'm almost there on this one. On functions.php i have this: function base_home_product_post_type( $query ) { if($query->is_search() && $_POST['box'] == 'sku') { ...
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Custom Fields: Linking a thumbnail to another image

I'm trying to figure a way to link a project, not to another page, but rather to an image that I'll eventually display in a lightbox but for now, it just links to the image in its' own window. That's ...
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Return all custom meta data for one custom post type

I've set up a custom post type which has three custom meta fields: name, latitude, longitude. Each post already shows the name on an integrated map based on it's latitude and longitude. I now would ...
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Custom field/meta populated by dropdown of existing posts?

(My first WP question ever asked! Be gentle!) I'm building a site that is mostly pages (i.e., static), using WP as CMS. At the bottom of several of the pages, there will appear 1, 2, or 3 "promo ...
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Order get_terms() By Custom Field

I want to order my categories like I order my pages. I've added an extra field called Order to my taxonomy, but how do I order my terms by this value? Adding and Saving my Order Value: /** Add New ...
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How do I display a date correctly that is stored in the database as a backwards 8 digit number from Advanced Custom Fields? [closed]

I am modifying someone's Wordpress theme and they have a section for upcoming tour dates. The page for inputting was made with Advanced Custom fields plugin and uses a date picker widget that stores ...
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Add field to posts (checkbox) that only one post can have

I am trying to add a field to Wordpress posts (not pages) which would simply include a label and a checkbox. Something like: Make this the sticky post? If check, the key should be set to TRUE or ...
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How to get latest post value if first post is empty in wordpress

I am working on wordpress custom field. I am facing problem to get custom field value if latest post custom field value is empty then display second latest post or from other post custom field value. ...
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Website that sells statistics

I'm building a website that will have statistics based on user activity on the website (online votes and views etc). People will have to pay to view those stats. I am utilising wodpress features ...
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Add a counter for mouseovers (custom field)

I am trying to count mouseovers on the div for each post. The div is inside the loop. I am almost there, I think you might have to just help me correct some mistake. The div and jquery. Notice that I ...
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Query postmeta values, and return multiple post_titles for common meta value

As of now I query the DB: global $wpdb; $query = $wpdb->prepare(' SELECT p.post_id, p.meta_value, pm.post_title FROM %1$s AS p JOIN %2$s AS pm ON ...
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How to Wrote Simple Calculations by Using Custom Fields in Loop?

I am building a website with whole bunch of custom fields and need to implement several custom fields that will auto calculate values by using values from other custom fields. All files which I need ...
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How can I add an image upload field directly to a custom write panel?

I've added a new page under "Pages" in the wordpress admin, and added several custom fields. I'd also like to be able to add an upload image field to the page editor - is there some way to do this via ...