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

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How to store the value of a custom field dropdown select for post referencing?

I'm trying to reference posts to each other. Editors should have a custom field select list of certain post's titles to link the current post with other posts. I got quite far, I think. The select ...
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Adding custom fields to images

I want to show sources under my every images. So basicly I want to add a simple custom field. I added this code to my function.php add_filter('attachment_fields_to_edit', 'edit_media_custom_field', ...
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How to save dynamically generated value in post type?

I'm trying to use the count of the amount of people that register a post id to a table in the DB. I want to save this COUNT value to the post_meta so when I display the list of posts it can also show ...
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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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Create Pop-Up Box with Custom Field Content Inside the Loop

I tried this using ThickBox first, then tried using some code I had that worked on another website... Total failure. The Goal: I have a custom post type (product) with a ton of custom fields. I also ...
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get url image of custom field with custom size - get_post_meta, wp_get_attachment_image_src

I use a custom WP_Query to load image and other information from custom post type event to supersized.js script. This query get all custom post type event with custom field wpcf-img-event not empty ...
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How to get multiple checkboxes in one meta field

I can manage to show one checkbox using woocommerce products custom fields However, I need to show multiple values from multiple checkboxes in my admin area. I have the following code: <input ...
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Custom post with custom category and custom meta box query and order by custom_value

Im building a Library CPT= Libro Custom Taxonomy= categoria_libro (as category) Custom meta box which has: autor editorial ciudad año As it says in the title, I need to query a custom post ...
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conditional logic for front-end custom field edits

I'm just starting to learn php/js and would like some recommendations on the best way to setup my logic: Goal- Display the value in a custom metafield in the custom post type. If the user is the ...
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How to create a Custom Meta Box with Name/Value Admin User Input Fields?

I have researched many tutorials on how to create/add Custom Meta Boxes using the add_meta_box() Wordpress function. I can not find any example where the finished Meta Box has the option for an Admin ...
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Is it possible in WordPress

I am trying to create a ranking based on user donation, my problem is I am not sure if wordpress user meta support append For each Project a user can donate money via paypal In WordPress User Meta I ...
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Default Custom Field User Data

I want to create a user meta that would either add or update In the user meta there are two custom field 'projects' and 'amount' so if user donated $1 to project A the user meta will create a row, ...
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Change path to child of page when uploading image via custom field

Is it possible to change the path of an image when it is uploaded via a custom field so that instead of appearing as www.mysite.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/05/file.pdf it will appear as ...
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Calling Custom Fields within a category loop?

What I'm trying to do is to display a specific category post listing within a page template, showing only each post's custom fields, which must be pulled and included within the following html. What I ...
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How can I hide my section title if there is no data in custom fields?

I wrote this function with a foreach and I'm not able to figure out how to hide the section title if there are no custom fields in $lista. Where should I place the section title? function ...
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Can't Output get_post_meta?

I have a custom field for my post and I am trying to output it onto my post's page but nothing appears. I know my code works otherwise if instead of trying to call my custom field, I use a fixed ...
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Nested Meta boxes?

I am trying to set up a plugin that will add a meta box to the posts admin page asking one simple question: How many authors will add their 2 cents? The question is in a dropdown with a possible 4 ...
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Get_post_meta() won't return value

Ok guys... I'm sure this is going to be a really easy answer. I'm a complete noob at this. I have a custom field that is supposed to return a link. For some reason, it just redirects me back to my ...
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Is it possible to make one of two custom fields in Custom Post Type UI Required but not the other?

I'm new to wordpress and I'm trying to make a field that either links to a page internally via a dropdown OR a text area for a URL. Obviously I don't want the button to have two destinations so I'd ...
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Wrap URL around custom field checkbox array

I have a custom field of checkboxes for choosing an "Area of Expertise" that was created using WCK (WordPress Creation Kit which I'm using to create CPTs and Custom Fields). I don't know if this is ...
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Use custom field “date” compared to today's date to display & order post list

I am at a loss here. I have a custom meta field blser_date where the client can use the date picker. The meta field is setup in a meta box array (this may be an issue b/c of the key?) Here is the full ...
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Set Value To Custom Field While Submit

Is it possible to set an automatic value to a custom field while submitting the post in wordpress? When I post I need that this custom field take automatically the first letter of the post title. ...
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Display custom field in Media library according to a custom type

I have a custom field that follows any picture in the media library. It's added like this: function add_image_attachment_field( $form_fields, $post ) { $form_field["xxxx"] = array( ...
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Add a new tab (beside Just Listed / Most Popular / Random)

Using classipress theme, I need to add a special Tab beside Just Listed / Most Popular / Random based on a special custom field (cp_annonceur) where its value is equal to professionnel. I used below ...
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Can I access Posts of custom-fields via URL?

Is there a way to access all posts where the value of a given custom field is concurrent? like you can access all posts of a category like this: http://yoursite/category/<category-name> so I ...
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Display custom meta box in my template file

Need help displaying my custom meta boxes on a template file. Following a tutorial Here's the code from my functions.php: function get_custom_field( $value ) { global $post; $custom_field = ...
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wp_insert_post not working

I'm using WP 3.8.3 + Yoast for SEO + custom fields. Trying to do wp_insert_post due to post migration using the $my_post = array( 'post_title' => $post_tit , 'post_content' => $link, ...
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Query Custom Post Types by date (custom field) range

I've seen similar questions and solutions, but so far I couldn't apply it to my code. The following code (functions.php) works perfectly fine: if( isset($query->query_vars['post_type']) ...
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Saving metadata of related post on save_post

here is the scenario: Custom Post Type "shows" Custom Post Type "reviews" Reviews are "child" of shows so that every review has a custom field with the ID of the parent "show". Since a review has ...
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Custom field with image and figcaption

Is it possible to create a custom field with both image and figure caption? I'm looking to add a custom field to the admin so users can include an image with a caption, styled as such: <figure ...
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Complex menu structure with 6 custom post type hierarchy

We chosen to use Wordpress to this client but we have not work with a menu structure like this one on Wordpress. Those content types i what we have created as custom post type. Is listed below: ...
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Sorting Custom Posts by Custom Field

I'm currently trying to sort custom post types called 'Donors' by the 'County' they live in. I have a custom field setup called County that they can fill in on the Donor post. Is it possible to echo ...
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Get all the posts from the category in a dropdown list in a custom field

In wordpress I have have a custom post type. Lets say it is movies. Inside movies I have a list of posts with different movie name. Now in each post I want a custom field of dropdown. Where all the ...
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Extend WP_Customize_Control with Multiple Field Control

I'm trying to figure out how to code a custom control but frustratingly all the information I find online points to the same example of creating a single textfield. I'd like to create a custom ...
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Related post thumbnail not showing up

I have created a 'related posts' custom field and would like to loop through all the posts that are added as a relation and show a bit of info from each (the title, a link and the featured image). ...
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If statement with two custom post type's but showing only one

I'm trying to think of a way to create an if statement in which it checks if two fields from two different cpt's are the same. Is there a way to do that without showing one of the two cpt's on the ...
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Multiple instances of TinyMCE are removing <p> tag

I'm using the following code in functions.php to add a TinyMCE box on custom field textareas inside the Editor: add_action('admin_print_footer_scripts','FT_TinymceCustom',99); function ...
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Default gallery returns as shortcode text not gallery from synchronized custom field

I'm using ACF and Polylang plugins. In ACF I have set up a custom WYSIWYG field where I create default WP gallery. Then in Polylang I have set up that it synchronizes this field across languages. So ...
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WordPress Front End Profile Upload the User Image

I'm building a website that allows users to register to different groups based on their field of expertise. I have managed to get a profile page on the front but I can't get the user image to be ...
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Search Results Page - Displaying Custom Meta Fields

For the search results page Im making a custom template. And in that custom template I want to display custom meta field values. However, when I do this: <?php if ( have_posts() ) : ?> ...
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Order posts by average

I am using advance custom fields and i have used the custom fields to create an average score. Now i want to order the posts by the average score I have tried to do it but it doesnt seem to work here ...
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How make a custom search on backend in Wordpress without plugin?

I have a post type called usr_jardin with a custom field called sim_nuip. I would like to get the search to work for the title of the post and also by custom field . I try this but does not work me. ...
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Add Taxonomy Values Within a Custom Post Type RSS Feed

I would like to display taxonomies within an RSS feed. I am able to display my custom fields as per Add Custom Fields to Custom Post Type RSS (Thank you to all the contributors of that post), but I am ...
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Title and post URL based on custom fields?

I have custom fields in my custom post type. They should serve as a title and post slug for URL. Basically, whenever I change the content of the custom fields, the title field should react ...
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Is there any way to add a “custom field” to the CPT archive page?

as per my title I have a CPT with an archive. I'd like to have my archive main page (the back end) displaying two custom fields that would allow me specifying the "meta tag description" and "page ...
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Query Distinct Taxonomies of Custom Post Type

I have a custom post type called "coupons". These coupons can then be drilled down by "city". City is a custom field that is defined for each individual "coupon". I am then trying to modify a sidebar ...
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Convert all dates in field to Unix time, except those already in Unix time

I have a meta field that is mixed with MM/dd/yy hh:mm dates and Unix timestamp dates. How do I convert all of the MM/dd/yy hh:mm dates in the db to Unix? I have only limited PHP and SQL knowledge so ...
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“Custom Field” to Excerpt field" for pages? [closed]

In the question "Copy SEO Meta Desc “Custom Field” to Excerpt field?" The plugin posted as a part of brasofilo's answer works great but, I would like to alter the excerpt for Pages of my WordPress ...
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Output custom field value

I am reading wp codex about outputing custom field value. http://codex.wordpress.org/Function_Reference/get_post_custom From that link, It shows how to output all custom fields associated with ...
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Add field to user meta table in database when link is clicked

I am working on function that enables registered users on my site to bookmark posts. I have searched for plugins but none seemed to do the job properly. I have a page where users can see their info ...