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

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How to add custom field option with menu?

Please take a look at below image. Here we can see URL, Navigation Label & Title Attribute under Menu Structure >> Home. I need there a more option called "Data Description". I have a task to ...
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Fill empty custom field with other custom field

i have a product listing website, all products are uploaded from csv. i have a two custom field named "old_price" and "new_price". Sometimes there is no discount (new_price) , so the field be empty. ...
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Adding meta values to permalink

I have publications and I want to simply add year and month to the permalink. Currently the year and month of publication is added to the post as a meta value. I've set up publications as a custom ...
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Custom registration form and custom field

I've created a custom registration form for my website with this code: <?php /* Template Name: Registrazione-Custom */ get_header(); ?> <!-- Row for main content area --> ...
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Wrap this custom field with hyperlink link

Just created a custom field from scratch by following a tutorial. I have a field for a website link. Currently it outputs only raw text, no linking. So how do I make this code hyperlink: ...
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Add custom field to post with some part of url as value

I wish to move my site from some other CMS to WP. There is no any usefull migration, export option in my current CMS so I will need to create posts again manually. I will to transfer important fields ...
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Meta query with string starting like pattern

I have a custom WP_Query with the following meta_query: $meta_query = array(); $meta_query['relation'] = 'AND'; if(!empty($postcode)) { $meta_query[] = array( 'key' => 'postcode', ...
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WP_Query on custom post type not displaying, multiple loops & get_template_part

I'm having problems getting my testimonials to display. On page.php I have a testimonials section. So I have a loop that grabs the content for page.php, and then a get_template_part('content', ...
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Make URL in custom field hyper link

In my WordPress site I have created a custom field for author website link. but I don't know how to make it hyperlink, so people can click on it to surf that website. at this moment it only shows raw ...
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How to call custom category field data in theme?

I am trying to add two custom fields to my categories (which I have done thanks to this answer - Any examples of adding custom fields to the category editor?) And now I need to call them within my ...
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Create custom post on user registration and include custom fields

I am trying to create a custom post when a user registers. I found the solution below very helpful and it basically works. The problem I have is that I also need to set some custom field values when ...
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Sort posts based on multiple custom fields

I have a three custom fields Meta Key → YOUR_PREFIX_newcar_body_type Meta Key → YOUR_PREFIX_newcar_transmission_type Meta Key → YOUR_PREFIX_newcar_variant and I have to sort posts ...
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Show Custom Field

i am using WCK - Custom Fields and Custom Post Types Creator. I am have code for show image. <?php $my_meta = get_post_meta( $post->ID, 'my_meta_name', true ); if( !empty( ...
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Unable to get the upcoming events for custom post

I have custom post ='events' and there is custom field 'event-start-date' for each events. I want to show the upcoming events for which I am using the following code. $date_today = time(); ...
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Prevent duplicate posts in wp_insert_post using custom fields

My source links are something linke this : http://sample.com/entertainment/default.aspx?tabid=2305&conid=102950 http://sample.com/entertainment/default.aspx?tabid=2418&conid=104330 ...
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Add custom objects/entities to Wordpress

(I have some experience creating Wordpress themes but no experience in extending Wordpress functionality. I'm sure this must be a very common question, but I don't know how to search for the answer. ...
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How to set a default meta value for custom field

I have setup a custom meta_key for attachments. Since it is a radio button with Yes/No options, and the default value is always Yes, I need that this default value is saved into the db when the ...
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Create hierarchical menu for custom taxonomy meta field

I've created a custom fields for a custom taxonomy. All works fine so far, I can save, edit and display these fields. Now I want to display these fields in the admin menu as a hierarchical menu like ...
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User field and access post

I’ve create two custom post type (all'code here). I use the ACF Plugin to create custom post and 've create a relationship user field with the field name "sleziona_cliente". I create a cpt post and ...
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Category name from custom fields

I have a problem with getting category name. I was trying a few versions of code and I don't have any idea how to run it correctly. I have custom field (field type - taxonomy-category/ ...
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How to add download to post & more?

What is the correct way of adding downloadable content to posts? More complex situation: I have a portfolio, and sometimes I do stuff that is meant to be freebie and I want it to be downloadable. ...
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Custom post types category

I have created a theme with a custom post type called 'project' and there is a problem. I want to show 5 different custom post type categories on a page in different portions, like posts to show on ...
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custom field with total count of Facebook likes, comments and shares

i want to make custom filed that contains facebook like count for the post url to get the likes i used this code function fb_count(){ $link = get_permalink($post->ID); $content = ...
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WP Query - Is this correct?

Trying to debug, getting headache so I want to ensure that I have placed the query args in the correct place. I want to sort/order all my posts based on "myvalue". if ( have_posts() ) : /* Start ...
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How do you create dynamic customised sections in Wordpress?

I am very new to Wordpress and I just like to ask a fundamental question about its structure. I understand that Wordpress uses different files as templates for different sections or types of pages. ...
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How to save meta box check box values and show them on a post?

I added this codes on my child theme functions.php add_action( 'add_meta_boxes', 'cd_meta_box_add' ); function cd_meta_box_add() { add_meta_box( 'my-meta-box-id', 'My First Meta Box', ...
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How to use conditional statement with custom field

I think it is a simple thing but I am not good on php so :( can you guys tell me how I can use an if condition with my custom filed. Below is my current code. <div class="courtesy"><?php ...
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Category custom fields - checkbox not updating

/* ** Category custom fields */ add_action ( 'edit_category_form_fields', 'extra_category_fields'); function extra_category_fields($tag) { $t_id = $tag->term_id; $cat_meta = ...
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Set custom field value when reaching expiration date

I had the idea to make sticky posts expire after a certain period of time. FYI, I am using a custom post type along with custom field suite and created sticky posts by creating a boolean custom ...
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Paying to Access Custom Fields Per Post

I need a way to protect access to custom fields within my posts. I've been looking at several plugs ins, but none seem quite right. I do not need to protect the body of my post, just a set of custom ...
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Creating a filter to modify links ending in .pdf

I'm trying to create a filter that checks for links that are to PDFs, and append the href attribute with something like /form?file=[path to pdf]. For example, starting with: <a ...
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get posts where a custom field contains a text

I have a custom field where the value contains a comma separated list of items (like: test1,test2,test3), now I want to retrieve posts where the field contains one of the values, I have: $query = ...
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meta_query for keys that aren't yet set

I'm trying to query for a custom post type for a gallery system. I have a checkbox to set a gallery as a "featured" gallery (set up through More Fields plugin) - if this is checked then the meta value ...
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Custom Meta Boxes and Fields for WordPress: Change directory upload based on user-edit page

I have already published this on StackOverflow, but I realised it would be better to post it here instead. I am using the CMB script (Custom Meta Boxes and Fields for WordPress) for uploading files ...
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Sorting posts by Multiple custom fields in defined order

I'm currently sorting some posts out by custom fields 'role' and 'surname', using the following: function customorder($orderby) { return 'mt1.meta_value DESC, mt2.meta_value ASC'; } $args = ...
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How to import database table as custom post type and custom fields?

I have a sql table that contains vehicle information. When I import the database table to my WordPress website, I need the information to be imported as custom fields for a custom post type. For ...
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Custom Field, add gallery id

Is it possible to add a gallery id like [gallery ids="9"] to custom field using the media editor in wordpress? I have attached a media function to a specific custom field but are not able to insert ...
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frontend image post uploader

I've set up image uploader on front end custom form for users with some text input, textareas etc .Everything works fine, untill I decide don't upload any image. Then my "thank you" page gets blank. ...
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How can I put a custom field value that needs to be inside the loop, in a custom menu via functions.php?

How can I put a custom field value that needs to be inside the loop, in a custom menu via functions.php?? I'm working on a bilingual website and I'm using the Bilingual Linker plugin. I was able to ...
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Search Custom Post Type with all meta attached?

I'm currently have a search box that's supposed to search a certain post type. It's supposed to check the query against all standard cpt content, tags and the associated meta data. I'm wondering how I ...
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Automatic linking terms

I am trying to link words that show up anywhere on the website to go to a pre-defined internal url. In the post editor the author is able to choose a product from a drop-down menu using custom ...
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Is there a way to dump all registered sidebar/widget?

I need to know the properties of sidebar and widgets I've added, is there a way to dump those? Thanks.
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Incoming URL variables to custom metabox

Is it possible to take values from an incoming URL variable and write it to a custom meta box? My client has something like the following for a URL (marketing purposes): ...
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Custom Field to a Role?

Is it possible to add custom field to a custom role? Say I want to create roles that represent a membership level and want to add billing options to it. So it'd look like this: Membership level ...
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Filter archive.php by custom meta

I"m trying to filter an archive page by custom meta query. I've tried using query_posts($args) prior to the loop, but it returns nothing. Any ideas? Here's what I have so far: <?php ...
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How to exclude post from being queried based on custom meta value

I am building a reviewing system for user-submitted posts on my website. I have a page called page-review.php which displays the oldest post of the "pending review" category. This is to ensure that ...
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Order Custom Posts by Several Fields

I have a page that lists out the members of our band, as a custom post type. I am trying to order the members by several custom fields, field by category, or "section, then by their class, and then ...
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Showing Custom Fields on Parent Page

I have lots of subpages each having some custom fields. I am using 2 plugins, eMembers for the membership levels, and Types for my custom fields. I am trying to show the custom field information on ...
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PODS performance vs custom field

is using pods's own content tpye where custom fields are all stored in one table more scalable than custom fields of wordpress where each field is a row in the meta table... I haven't used PODS yet ...
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Query based on custom fields start and end date

I have a custom post type called Events, with 2 custom fields, start date and end date. These fields are stored using a timestamp in the database. I want to create a custom query based on these 2 ...