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

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Removing “s” from search with custom parameters

I'm trying to do something that I thought would be quite simple and has turned out to be not simple at all. I've seen quite a few posts that look similar at first glance but none solve the issue for ...
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Ajax form filter post by custom fields [closed]

I'm currently working on a site where users can search for apartments. I have a custom post type for the apartment posts, which contain several custom fields. I have a page where i list all of the ...
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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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Update meta values with AJAX

I am working on a voting system in Wordpress. I first made it with GET requests but someone told me you should not use GET for this, So I started working with AJAX to update custom fields/meta values, ...
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Create download page from post option link

I have a button download. It's contain the link from post option. I want to when click button download, it will show a download page with the link in post option instead go direct link from it. ...
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URL field in metabox with page links select

I am building my first metabox and I need to add special field when user can write your own link (URL) to outside page (with http://) or select existing page/post. If user selected that he want to add ...
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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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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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How to Output which matched meta_keys were found from custom_type_posts?

In WordPress on the single-player.php page which displays a single profile (from numerous other profiles) with information from around 10 different meta fields. Without using tags or categories.. ...
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Trying to sort and display categories(not posts) by custom field: 'order'

I'm a WordPress rookie. I've added a custom field to my "Category" taxonomy. The custom field is "custom_order" and its purpose is to hold a number so that my categories can be sorted and displayed in ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Setting a custom $query->query_vars['meta_key'] breaks the WordPress menu

First of all, my problem is very similar to this one: http://stackoverflow.com/questions/10629245/wordpress-menu-disappears-when-query-query-varsmeta-key-is-set However, the answer accepted for this ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 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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Cannot save post meta data as Administrator in Wordpress

I have an wordpress installation at yogazoga.com with several custom post types. When i try to add meta data to posts through admin panel it simply does not work. See the post at: ...
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Custom field as Slug

I would like to ask if it's possible for a custom field to become a slug. Like if I have a custom field of "when" whose value is "today", I would like the address of the post to be ...
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add_post_meta to repeatable metabox from frontend

I'm creating new post from wordpress frontnend. I have managed to create post using wp_insert_post & added single metabox values using add_post_meta successfully. but I'm unable to set values of ...
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Order a query by meta_value and then by post_date

I'm using the following query (mytheme/function.php) to sort posts by Custom Field(=admin_rate) function sort_searchresult_by_admin_rate($k) { if (!is_home()) { $k->query_vars['meta_key'] = ...
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custom select field populated by allocated post category

I need to have several custom meta boxes in the post edit screen that allows the client to choose a particular page for the allocation of a blockquote. ATM I have a template part called ...
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custom field functionality

I have to build a custom functionality based on custom fields. I have a sidebar that displays a blockquote testimonial. At the moment this is achieved by giving a post a category of block quote. But ...
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Forms with multiple element types using custom post types

I am building a forms component and am looking for the following functionality. Each form would have multiple questions and multiple question types ( like text boxes, radio buttons, selection drop ...
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Registration and Profile custom field

How to add custom field in wordpress registration form and view it in user profile in the backend? I've already google it but just find how to add it in user profile but not in registration process.
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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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Archive pages: sorted by custom field value

I'm using a custom field – entry_type – to add types to posts, for example, Gallery or Announcement etc. On my archive pages, I want to then separate out the post types stored in entry_type. For ...
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Extending Class in Custom-Metaboxes-and-Fields-for-WordPress

Custom-Metaboxes-and-Fields-for-WordPress is a great custom meta box script as it is, and even allows for adding new field types within their code. However, I want to create a new field type similar ...
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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 ...