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

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Can wp_query return posts meta in a single request?

I would like to create a wp_query that would return posts meta inside the posts array. $args = array ( 'post_type' => 'page', 'meta_key' => 'someMetaKeyName', ); // The Query $query = ...
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Building a Portfolio and need some direction

I'm still new to WordPress so bear with me. I'm building a portfolio in WordPress and one of the goals I have is to display individual work items by type: website, print piece, video, etc… But ...
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Search form/Search results for Custom post type and its associated custom fileds

I have "Courses" Custom Post Type and few custom fields linked to each post type. Custom fields like Course Id Category Course Title Languages Month Year Duration. I am new to this Custom post ...
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Display Child Page with custom fields within Parent Page

I have a parent page with multiple Child Pages. On the child page template I have an include which has customfields. This works perfectly. The custom fields are on the child page in wordpress. The ...
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How to display custom field value on page?

I have added custom fields by clicking on screen option and mark custom field ,how to display custom field value on page?
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Getting post IDs for update_post_meta

I'm already creating multiple posts using class PostController. I'm trying to get my post IDs dynamically into update_post_meta. I'm including the class file and running the function using ...
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Adding custom fields to WordPress_PostController

I've exhausted all of my searching efforts, so I'm hoping I can get some help. I am trying to add custom fields for multiple staff members using foreach and variables. I am using HarriBellThomas's ...
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If category then echo a custom fields

On a bog standard single.php file how can I echo the following if the post category = "Events" or category ID '4'. The code I'm looking to echo is : <div class="event-post-icons"> ...
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How to disable 'enclosure' custom field link from appearing in the post

Seems like there is no way to delete the custom field 'enclosure' (if I delete it in a post, as soon as I press update it will appear again). OK, but how can I remove the link to the video file ...
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get_post_custom stripping styling issue

I found this thread: Paragraphs removed when using get_post_custom()? Was hoping someone could either help me a little more though.. My code: <?php $post_customs = ...
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shorthand syntax for custom fields

I'm trying to write a shortcode and am sorely out of practice with this stuff. It's for a plugin Full Width Audio Player and I'm trying to query all tracks within a certain playlist so it will output ...
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Problem in custom meta boxes

I am trying to create a custom meta box "Set your mood" which will display the mood of user but unfortunately meta box is not saving value. Please help This is my code <?php /** * Adds a box ...
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get_post_meta unserialize issue - retuns boolean(false)

I´m using a simple custom plugin that parses and saves external XML data as a serialized array in a custom field. This works fine, however, when I update the post, instead of the array I only see a ...
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Send checkout page custom field in order email

i have added option box custom field in checkout page using bellow snippet hook's and function.when user order the product that option box custom field value displaying in backed admin panel but i am ...
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How to add an if statement for one of the custom fields on the following loop?

I have a bunch of custom fields on one of my post types, that is displayed randomly but in a fixed order. The names of the custom fields are always the same, and for every loop there is an increasing ...
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Thirtieth century date for a post

I want to break the date mechanism in Wordpress. I need to have dates set in the 30 century, controlled through the regular post, but only for one category. To give an example I'd like a post dated ...
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JSON API - custom field as an image

I am returning all my recent posts of a custom content type 'myfriends' in WP with $.getJSON("http://localhost.com/?json=get_posts&post_type=myfriends", function(data) { problem is rather than ...
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Loop through multiple custom fields with increasing number

I have a problem with custom fields that I have been trying to figure out for a while, but with no luck. I have a section on the site I'm building that let's the users publish content form the the ...
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How do you turn a custom field's value into a permalink for that post?

I have tried lots of different things with this, and clearly I just don't understand php and hyperlinks enough to figure it out. I'm using this code to output a custom field's value at the bottom of ...
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How to add upload field in a custom taxonomy?

I have a custom taxonomy and I want to add a custom field inside , OK that's seems to be easy but the hardest part is when I want to add a file input type the enctype="multipart/form-data" I ...
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restrict_manage_posts for users?

restrict_manage_posts is great for allowing me to filter posts by taxonomy on the admin page. Is there any way of using a similar function for the users admin page - so I can filter by user meta data ...
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How do I show my <p> containing my custom field ONLY if there is a set value on that custom field? [closed]

I am using the Custom Fields Plugin and have 2 custom fields assigned to my "products" custom post type. Field 1. Price Field 2 Discount Price So this is my code: <div class="wrapper"> ...
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Can't sort custom column on user.php by number / meta_value_num?

Everything else works fine but it's still not sorting by number. Would just like to know what I'm doing wrong here Here's the code function add_user_columns( $defaults ) { ...
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Upload & include specific JavaScript files for posts?

I need to include specific Javascript files on specific posts. This will be done in pretty much every post and each file is unlikely to be included in more than one post. I know I could just upload ...
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Getting Custom Fields from WordPress JSON API

I'm using the plugin (https://github.com/WP-API/WP-API) to get JSON Data from WordPress, but I'm stuck on something, I've a custom post type, events, with which many custom fields is attached to, such ...
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Display URL in a Custom Field

I'm using the following code to display several custom fields on my posts in WordPress, but the URL field doesn't work as I want and I don't know how to solve it: $destino_web = get_post_meta( ...
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Getting Bootstrap accordion working in Wordpress loop with custom post type (collapsing issue)

First off I am well aware that there is a plugin but I am NOT talking about the BS Short code plugin. I am talking about the actual bootstrap accordion. So here is what I am trying to accomplish, I am ...
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Get post ID from a link

I will try to explain my issue as good as i can. Please take a look at the following page in my website. We have: The main page Inside the main page there is a "view offer" button The "view offer" ...
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custom field meta-box with dropdown/autocomplete

Is it possible to have a custom metabox with the ability to either: enter a new meta_value in a certain meta_key OR choose from a list of the existing meta_keys, from a dropdown/select-box, ...
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Taxonomy related query not working

For all of my pages I have setup a taxonomy field using the plugin Advanced Custom Fields, for which I can then select as Home category, or something else like News. I am using the default category ...
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compare meta_query in get_posts arguments

I like to exclude certain posts with a custom field. So if my_custom_field_ignore isset AND 1 ignore this post. If it's not set include it. This is what I have $args = array( 'post_type' ...
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Using PHP to read Wordpress Posts

I'm a beginner in PHP and Wordpress and I would appreciate help on project I'm working on. Currently I am using the below code to query a specific post and then echo it's expiration date (expiration ...
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How to get custom taxonomy ID by custom field value

I have created custom post type products and custom taxonomy cats for this post type. Then I have added a custom field for taxonomy cats named cat_pp_id. Now I need to get taxonomy ID using value of ...
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User Specific Taxonomy Terms

Is there any way that I can program user specific taxonomy terms. The way WordPress taxonomies work is such that if a taxonomy, say "Music Genre" is available on the site, and if one user inputs some ...
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add_meta_box Callback not being called

I created my first plugin last week that makes a custom post type. As this worked, I copy pasted the code I already had and modified it to be a different post type. For whatever reason however, the ...
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Showing custom field contents without listing description

I'm customizing a directory theme and my custom fields appear only if I put some text at the company's description, otherwise it will show nothing... Any idea how to fix that?? I think the problem ...
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Displaying checkboxes custom field as list

I have a checkboxes custom field, and I figured a way to show it as a list, the problem is, the name of the field shows as an item on the list, instead of for example: Items: Item 1 Item 2 it ...
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Price comparison table based on Custom Post Type?

I have created a review site where clients can rate their hosting providers based on various factors, however since the launch, many have asked if it would be possible to create a price comparison ...
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Related query shows same image in loop

I'm using the code below to query all other posts with same value in custom field FeaturedArtists. Works great except the images. All images are the same as the current post. If I change ...
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Meta Compare (EXISTS) does not work

I want to include the posts that have a certain meta_key and exclude those that does not have that meta_key. NOT EXISTS works but EXISTS fails in the code below. function include_meta_key( $wp_query ...
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Add Custom Field to Custom Post RSS

I have a custom post type called "Podcasts" with a custom field called "podcast." The custom field is generated by the Advanced Custom Field plugin. I am trying to figure out how to hook the feed up ...
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How to use pagination with get_post_meta

I have a Products Page that i am using to add products using custom metaboxes this is the code for my page <div class="container products"> <div class="row"> <?php ...
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Admin Custom Meta Box - Pull Last 5 Posts from Custom Post Type

This is what I'm trying to accomplish, I have a custom post type of "demos", from here I can add custom CSS/HTML/JS to display a demonstration (online preview) of what it is I have designed/coded. ...
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Wordpress taxonomy child image

I've set up a hierarchical taxonomy. Each taxonomy has an image field I'm trying to output the title, image and link of child taxonomy on their parent page. I've managed to output the title and link ...
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Custom Post Type Fields

I am very interested in creating a coupon plugin for Wordpress, where many of the existing options do not meet my current needs. I have build the core plugin and it is working as expected now so I ...
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Custom post meta field effect on the performance on the post

I have the posts which have many custom defined meta fields. On posts I am calling them on requirement using get_post_meta. Means for 10 meta fields I am using it 10 times. Am I doing it right? ...
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Custom Post type as Taxonomy

I have a custom post type "issue" and relationship with custom post type "article". What I want is, to create the issue cpt as a taxonomy for the article cpt, and showing it in article post list. When ...
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Call the latest posts from a custom field group to be displayed on front-page

i have this custom Metabox field group from https://github.com/WebDevStudios/Custom-Metaboxes-and-Fields-for-WordPress/wiki/Field-Types#group containing 3 fields and displayed on the Products page ...
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Post type archive pages with custom query

Apologies if this is something trivial, but I can't seem to get it right and I can't quite find the correct way to tackle this from previous questions. I am building my own theme. I have the normal ...
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Grouping search results in search.php based off on categories AND custom field names

Wondering if it's possible to output search results based on custom field names and categories via search.php file. I tried this: (with two categories) But didn't work for some reason? <?php ...