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

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Select value don't stay selected after save

I did a multiple select item that takes his options from another CPT, it works but after the saving the selected items don't stay selected. this is my code for the meta box global $post; echo ...
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Tons of Custom Fields [closed]

I recently worked on a website (wedding venues) that required tons of custom fields, more than 80 I believe and heavy customization. Suddenly wordpress seemed a bad choice of platform for this ...
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Comparing 2 Decimal Numbers from custom fields and displaying posts

This is really confusing me. Hopefully you can help me. What i want to do, is search for a number and display anything that is either minus 1 or plus one of the search result. The numbers that it will ...
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How to save values of a custom input field on the Network > Site Info screen

I'm struggle with implementing a custom input field on the screen of a Site Info in a Network. I've managed to create a field with help of this post but i have problems with saving the value. When i ...
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Filtered by a custom field, ordered by another

I am trying to loop custom post-types, filtered by a custom field artist-status => invited and ordered by another custom field last-name alphabetically. Here is what I managed to write, and it ...
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Display custom field meta outside loop, site wide

I've created a custom field ("breaking") with the goal that whenever one post has this field present, it will display the value in the header throughout the site (that is, all posts, pages, archives, ...
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Output terms based on custom fields

This question is rather specific. In my custom posttype "sak", I have a taxonomy called "vvpl". This taxonomy has a custom field called "revision" because a term have copies based on how many ...
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querying with custom meta field with meta_query

How do we get posts where the meta key does not exist in a post. I have created a meta_key video. and i want to be able to get some posts with WP_Query where custom field video does not exist or is ...
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Enable a short code in the custom meta field

I was wondering if there is a filter that allows me to enable short codes to work inside the custom meta fields in my posts. I know the following code enables it in widgets: ...
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Add custom fields to existing posts (admin pages)

I'm able to add a custom field for new posts (in the admin pages), using the action hook wp_insert_post. But I would like to add the custom field for old posts, when I am editing the post (in the ...
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Post content is cleared when updating

When I'm updating a post, its content is being cleared. What's wrong with the code below? add_action( 'save_post', 'eb_save_subpage_data' ); function eb_save_subpage_data() { global $post; ...
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How do I add custom fields to posts without having to manually add everytime I post?

I am new to wordpress but I was trying to add custom fields to certain posts but I don't want to manually add every time. I saw there is a custom post type class that you can specify but I didn't find ...
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Function not pulling image or text from custom post type

//Custom Post Type register_post_type('inf_main_feature', array( 'labels' => array( 'name' => 'Main Featured', 'singular_name' => 'Main Featured', ...
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Permalink structure depending on custom field

I'm trying to create a permalink structure that is only used when a certain custom field is filled in. For instance, when the custom field value of 'premium' is '1', I want to add /premium/ to my ...
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Add nofollow to custom field link and make domain exceptions?

I have a theme that enables users to comment a post, and also to add a link inside a custom field. I've tried a few plugins to try to force a nofollow attribute, but none seem to affected the links ...
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How set featured posts using checkbox in post edit screen?

I want to make selecting a featured post is just by checking a checkbox in edit screen AND be able to retrieve these featured articles from only specific category ? in short what I'm looking for : ...
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Display Custom Post if custom field is marked

I'm trying to get a custom post to show up on the front page only if a custom field I made is marked, otherwise it sould look for the one that is (and only one, not all marked). I currently have ...
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Best filter to use for modifying custom fields on a post?

What is the best filter for editing custom fields on a post? I am not actually editing the post content but some related fields. Would it be add_filter('the_content', 'edit_custom_fields');? It just ...
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Default custom column to off

Im currently building a plugin, that adds around 15 custom columns to a custom post type listing with meta data. When registering these columns they all default to being "on" in the screen options ...
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Get Custom Field Value of a $post_id on wp_insert_post Action in functions.php

I have this code in the functions.php file which emails the post content to the admin every time a pending post is added to the database: function send_email_on_pending_post_creation( $post_id ){ ...
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Custom Field Create Bulk via SQL Query

I have a question. A created a custom field named video_desc. I have ofer 2000 posts and I need to add this custom field to all posts and add the text "Description Here" to it. How can this be done ...
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Custom Fields Question

I'm new to wordpress and I am trying to understand these custom fields. I read the wordpress codex page refering to custom fields but I have some questions. I take for example my site. I created a ...
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how to store wordpress terms?

i have customized a wordpress form and added two new fields of type "radio". i got this post array but wordpress not storing radio button data. here is my code for adding radio : ...
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How to dynamically attach pictures to a carousel

I am trying to make single pages for each individual portfolio piece. I created custom posts & field types, but it only seems to allow one featured picture per post. Should I be adding my pictures ...
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Custom “radio button meta box” not saving correctly

I'm having trouble with my "custom meta box/write panel" script that contains radio buttons. (see below)...It currently does not seem to save the selection made after publishing the custom post type, ...
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How to add a predefined custom field without using a plugin?

I´m trying to find a snippet to add a predefined custom field. Does anyone know how or where i can find this? I know I can do this with CustomPress, but I´m trying to do this without a plugin.
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Move Content of Custom Field to Post Content

Hello everyone I have a custom field in all my posts - the field is _listing_additional_info This is on a custom post type called listings. I need to move the content of those custom fields into the ...
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Programatically add options to “add new” custom field dropdown

How can I add pre-defined options to the "add new" custom field dropdown? Here's two examples of automatically adding and showing new custom fields: WordPress: Adding Default Custom Fields on New ...
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predefined custom field on registration page

What I want to do is, i have a professional theme (like elist from elegant theme) and in theme there are so many custom fields. I want to include those custom fields into my Wordpress custom ...
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Categorising search results based on Custom Fields

I have two sets of posts - some have a Custom Field (true/false). So the ones which have a Custom Field (for this, let's just call it custom_field) value of true, go in one set, and the others (the ...
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Group WP_Query by meta_key date

I have a wp_query which lists posts from a custom post type, sorted by a custom field 'time'. I'd like to group this list by another custom field 'date', so that every post that has the same custom ...
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What Is meta_id In wp_postmeta?

I am trying to add some data in WordPress Custom Field and via adding more direct records/data in wp_postmeta table via SQL query. There are four column as mentioned below... 'meta_id' - A unique id ...
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Find field name and its applied filters

Currently, I'm trying to modify the calendar plugin in my Wordpress to accept line breaks in the field for the event's cost. I managed to remove the escape HTML functions from the views, i.e. if I add ...
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How to parse meta value from user specific post to google charts?

I'm currently working on a project where i need to visualize the progress of users (fitness). For that i have created a custom post type with custom fields. I want to parse the meta values associated ...
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Custom Fields Bulk Edit

I have a question. I am running detube theme which has a custom field named "dp_video_code" in which i put my video embeded code. Recently the embeded code has change and I need to modify the video ...
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Vimeo thumbnails

I use Advanced Custom Fields to show Vimeo videoes on a site I am creating for a client - The client pastes the vimeo ID (the last letters in the url) in a field, and the video is shown. But I would ...
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How to display custom post type ordered by a custom field date

I have a custom post type for a timeline activities. each post of them has a custom field type of DATE. field name :activity-date I'm using TYPES plugin for Custom Post Type and Custom Fields I ...
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Show related posts based of current ACF field name in a single page post (a loop within loop)

I have a single page where I display my current post. Within the post loop, I wanna display another loop inside that shows 3 other related posts by title that share the same text as the current post ...
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Extending the search context in the admin list post screen

I have a created a custom post type and have attached some custom fields to it. Now I would like for the search that authors can perform on the custom post list screen (in the admin backend) to also ...
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Selecting posts older than the current Unix epoch timestamp

I am trying to perform the following query, which originates by the fact the post's 'date' and 'time' are entered as separate custom fields. $args = array( 'post_type' => ...
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Add a custom meta box in the post options that loads some html code in the header

I run a blog that is built in the format - Logo - Nav Large Image + Email Optin Form Content / Sidebar Footer Now I want the large image and email opt in form to be optional. Right now, what I ...
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Get a custom field of all posts on current blog page

I am trying to get a custom field value from all posts listed on current blog paginated page. Not sure if it's clear, let me explain it more. On blog index page (or on second page of pagination) I ...
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Updated Answer to Archive Listings Filtered by Date Values in a Custom Field/Post Meta?

I'm looking to see if there is an updated solution to this problem that was solved 4 years ago. Archive Listings Filtered by Date Values in a Custom Field/Post Meta? A problem I'm having is that ...
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Custom product fields in wp e-Commerce plugin [closed]

I want the user to be able to set a text, option values or other type of data in each product just before they add it to the cart. Just like product options. For example: The user buys a sticker ...
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How can I use the archive functionality based on a custom field instead of the post date?

I'm building a product release date calender. Each post will have a custom field with the release date in it. I'd like to use WordPress's already built in archive functionality with the release date ...
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unable to access image attributes in wp_postmeta when looping through posts

I have an issue with accessing attributes of a library image, particularly the "Alternate Text" attribute. I use the ACF (Advanced Custom Fields) plugin to pull back the slideshow image which is ...
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How to add a field to live preview in post editor?

WordPress 4.0 allows live previewing of certain shortcodes while editing a post. How can I customise the options that appear when I edit my embedded video? I want to add a custom field below the ...
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How do I add and display a custom image field to a category?

How do I add and display a custom image field to a category? I know I need to use the hook 'category_add_form_fields' however I am not quite sure how... I am relatively new to wordpress so any help ...
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change attachment custom field onChange event

The form is in post creating window. Ajax is posting values, but the values doenst renews. Where can be problem ? Ajax <script> function dynamic_Select(field, aid, value) { ...
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Redirect to user role registration form

i am using the modification shown on How to reload the role specific registration form on validation errors? and don't know how to solve this problem. I hope someone out there can help me here. How ...