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

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Save voting stats with Posts 2 Posts

I am working on a website where I make connections from posts to posts with the Wordpress Posts 2 Posts plugin. Now I want my website users can vote whether they think the 2 connected posts are a good ...
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List custom taxonomy terms from custom field

I am trying to output a list of terms associated with a custom taxonomy for each image I am pulling from a custom field, like so: $portfolio_images = get_field('portfolio_gallery'); Each image has ...
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How to show a post if was published less than two hours ago?

I want to show posts only that were posted less that 2 hours ago and have the custom field "¿directo?" with the value "Sí". These are my progresses, but they don't work: Functions.php: function ...
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Copy/clone/associate Custom field to Custom Taxonomy

I'm looking for a solution to "clone or copy or associate" custom fields data to custom taxonomies. example: Custom field "location" should copy data of that posts custom field to Custom Taxonomy ...
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Custom code for WordPress dynamic menu

Without using plugins, how can I create a custom WordPress navigation menu to produce the following code? <div class="bottom_section_full"> <div class="bottom_section_left ...
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Hide custom metabox value from custom fields

Before I ask the question, I tried to added _ to the custom field, but it's not working, at least with my code. I just want to hide the value of my meta box from appearing in the custom fields. When ...
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List users by sum of all their posts' custom field values

So I can do this by user, individually, but I can't figure out how to put it in a foreach loop. What I want to do is output something like this: Author, Miles Where miles is the sum of every ...
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meta_compare not comparing whole integer

I have submitted an integer data via a form to my custom search page. I can get values properly if the input is single char (e.g. 1 ) but if the input is multi char (e.g. 100) it still compares ...
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Sum custom field values of particular taxonomy

I need to sum custom field values of a custom post type with a particular taxonomy ONLY. For example... Custom Post Type: Computers Taxonomy: Laptops Custom Field: Quantity How can I get the ...
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How can i make a search box to search by custom field

Hy i am trying to make a search box for a week to search for post that have a specific custom field. I have a post_type - produse with 2 custom field CF1- culoare / alb,maro,verde CF2- ...
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WP_Query display next custom post from today's date

I have a calendar plugin that uses custom posts types to create events. There are several custom fields that allow me to create various and seemingly unlimited post queries. The one I'm currently ...
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Echo the custom field value from the latest post from the 'video' post format?

I am trying to create a 'latest video' section. Basically, what I'm trying to do is get the custom field value (video url) from the last post in the 'video' post format. Then, I'm trying to insert ...
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Custom field totals

I have tried searching everywhere for this and although there are some discussions about adding the total to the frontend, there is nothing about the admin side. I have a custom post type that has ...
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Problem with checkbox using custom field archive

How can i get archive base a custom field. I try this but my hosting say there is a problem with my code, the code make manny select in the database.. I have 1 post type, and 2 custom field ...
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Advanced Custom Fields Validation

Is there way to use custom validation on an advanced custom field? For example, I might not want a textfield to have a value that starts with certain prefix, or I might want a number field to have a ...
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How to display data from custom fields in my custom shortcode?

This is the shortcode I have come up with, according to a tutorial on Dig WP (http://digwp.com/2010/01/custom-query-shortcode/) in order to display list of songs on specific albums. [loop ...
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How to link a word comprised of a custom field with another?

I want to link content comprised of a custom field(field1_details) using another custom field(field2_link) which is a URL type. the_field('field1_details') is text_area field and ...
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Custom search: by post data and post metadata?

I'm struggling with a WordPress search function. Maybe it will just help if someone can explain to me how the built in WordPress function works. But here's what I want: Two search fields, by name ...
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Including custom fields in search?

I use custom fields for lots of my content on both Posts and Pages, so that half of the text will be in the main post body and the other half in a custom field. Unfortunately, when doing this only ...
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Advanced search form with filters for custom taxonomies and custom fields

I'd like to build an advanced search form for a specific custom post type, having filters for that custom type's custom fields and custom taxonomies AND for another custom type's properties (fields ...
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how to search in custom fields & custom taxonomy for custom search

I have a custom search which is a form that submits to the same page and uses wp_query to filter the results for a jobs site that I would also like the keyword search to also search in custom fields ...
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Save attachment ID instead of URL in custom field

I am testing several frameworks (currently Vafpress) to help me creating custom meta boxes. I need to save a lot of attachments with my posts but noticed that the attachment is saved with its full ...
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search also in taxonomy, tags and custom fields

I have found many answers separately for Taxonomy, Custom fields and Tags, most of them outdated. But how to combine a search in: - designed custom fields of a custom post - custom taxonomy terms - ...
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Custom field in external Javascript

How do I use a custom filed value in an external javascript? I'd like to use a custom field already stored for a post that is an url in an external javascript <script type='text/javascript' ...
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Colecting values from custom field checkboxes and displaying them in the post

Ok, i have a form and a input fields type checkboxes. But in the post appears only the last value, what can be the reason? <label for="extras"> Extras </label> <input type="checkbox" ...
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yoast-seo-plugin - issue with the title and description template variables

I have set my post's descriptions and titles to be automatically created with yoast's seo plugin's template variables which are pulled from custom-field-values. I run the very latest wordpress 3.8.1 ...
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Custom Field sort not working (WP 3.8.1)

I am trying to sort a custom wp_query using the date format YYYYMMDD (php: date('Ymd') ). This will not be regarded as date field, but rather as a numeric one stored in custom field. My WP-QUERY code ...
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Get attachment meta (I need attachment ID, unsure how to find it)

I've got the following example code, which creates a custom field and adds to the attachment meta: function be_attachment_field_credit( $form_fields, $post ) { ...
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Displaying a custom field

I'm trying to display a custom field called 'my_custom_field' inside the loop: $custom_array = get_post_custom( get_the_ID() ); echo $custom_array['my_custom_field']; This code ...
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How to save media files under custom folder without changing wp-config.php or changing media settings

I want to upload images in a unique folder. Then retrieve the path of this image saved on server like http://example.com/wp-content/uploads/myimages/image1.jpg Now I want to save this URL in a post ...
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JQuery problem display

Hy i have a small problem with NivonoSlider. This is my site - http://bit.ly/1iRSwcf When i check on a checkbox it display the archive base a custom field, in my example by color. The problem is: ...
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WP_Customize->add_control Navbar Background Image

I'm having trouble figuring out how to properly add a setting under Navigation in the Theme Customization page in order to customize and specify a background-image to use in the navbar.. similar to ...
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How to assign custom field an unique number?

I have created a CPT for a client who will use this to manage payments. Their database currently has assigned ID for each of their clients. I have imported the data in a custom field for them. The ...
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Display custom field value on woocommerce product page

I know similar questions have been asked dozens of times but I'm just not understanding how to display custom fields. I'm using woocommerce and want to display a custom field value on product pages. ...
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Define a post's title and slug from Custom Fields

This question is relate to another one on WPSE: Set post title from two meta fields I am looking for a way to define a WP custom post type's title and slug from a custom field (i.e. first name and ...
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Custom Fields and W3 Total Cache

I've successfully setup WP + W3TC + Amazon s3 and everything is working fine except a little thing. I've a custom post type with about 10 custom fields with images/audio/video there. All attachments, ...
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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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Wordpress pie register custom registration [duplicate]

I am using pie register to create a custom registration page for my users, I am having a problem which is I want to add an option where when my user selects from a radio button either they have kids ...
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Set post title from two meta fields

In a custom post type I have post titles disabled, however in the list of posts and in the slug it just shows the title as "auto-draft". I want to automatically take two pieces of post-meta and make ...
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Validating custom meta boxes with jQuery results in posts being saved as draft instead of published post

I have a custom post type with a bunch of custom fields. I want to validate the meta box input with jQuery as soon as you press the Publish button. Here's what I have (I left out all my validation ...
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Humanmade CMB | How to use checkboxes and radio buttons

I would like some help or advise for using checkbox and radio fields in HM CMB class. Where I am so far I've been using the class to add all types of fields to my projects, with repeatable groups ...
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WP_Query and two custom fields returns no posts

Having trouble with WP_Query returning no posts when filtering on two custom fields, although testing for each custom field individually works perfectly. After reviewing documentation for custom field ...
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Add a checkbox to post screen that adds a class to the title

I'm needing some posts to have different title colors than others, and I figured this would be most conveniently accomplished by some sort of check box on the post creation/edit screen. How would I go ...
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custom taxonomies are not showing up in get_taxonomies

I've made several taxonomies through the custom post type ui manager but i am not able to call them with get_taxonomies and my get_terms is not working either. Is there something I have to do after ...
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get_pages sort alphabetically by meta value

I operate a real estate website, and I have a list of homes we are selling. I am using a bunch of custom fields to store information about the homes. When you click on a home in the home listing page ...
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Search that will look in custom field, post title and post content

I am looking for a way to perform a search, and while performing the search, it checks a custom field named keywords, the post title and the post content. If any of those fields have results like what ...
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Custom Meta Field - Youtube embed

I created a custom meta field and I want to use it to embed a youtube video into the post. It works but when I post a code like this: <iframe width="640" height="360" ...
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Use Custom Field As Meta Box In Post

I recently asked on this forum how to create a beta box using custom field, which was answered but with a not so right answer, but it helped me. For example, there's a custom field that I use called ...
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Add capability for editors to modify custom fields

Editors don't have a way to edit custom fields and I'm not seeing the capability in the WordPress codex. Is there a way to give access to that without making a user an admin?
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Using meta query ('meta_query') with a search query ('s')

Trying to build a search that not only searches the defaults (title, content etc) but also a specific custom field. My current query: $args = array( 'post_type' => 'post', 's' => $query, ...