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

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Facebook social publisher and custom post type fields

I have a problem with how Facebook plugin shows my WordPress-based posts on my timeline. What basically happens is that the post image isn't shown. Now, the post image I want to show is a custom ...
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Add custom field to existing meta box?

First off, I have been able to successfully implement custom fields within a custom meta box in Wordpress. I understand how this works. My question is, is there a way for me to add a custom field to ...
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Wordpress - Woocommerce [on hold]

I found some custom fields tutorial for WP and Woocommerce. So I played a bit with that. It all works ok, but I tried to customize part that saves values during checkbox checking, and unfortunately ...
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Foreach giving one too many list items, how can I remove the last empty line?

Hello Stackexchange users! I built a simple function to display a list of items from custom fields. However it is listing an empty last field on the front end and I cant figure out how to remove it. ...
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wpsc: extend search to include custom field [on hold]

I'm currently using the WP E-Commerce plugin to integrate e-commerce into a site I'm building, this all works great but I've also added a custom field to the product page, the small problem I'm having ...
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Sort WP_Query by one meta key and post_date [duplicate]

I want to order by post to check for the existence of a meta key ('featured') and include those posts first and as a secondary option I want to sort by post_date, similar to 'sticky' posts on a ...
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Custom fields on a virtual page

I've used Dave Jesch's solution for making virtual pages (from content temporarily saved in a custom database table, updated from an RSS every four hours). See more here: ...
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query_posts with sorting on a custom datestamp

I have a custom meta field that I want to use to sort with query_posts but its not ordering my posts properly since it is a datestamp (i.e. 04/21/2014) and its treating it like a normal text string. ...
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Getting movie and serial on actor page

I'm building a cinema site, I came with a problem, let me explain: Movies- are stored in Post's Actors- are stored in Post Type - persoane ( taxonomy= lista) Serials - are stored in Post Type - ...
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ACF media fields

I'm using ACF to add galleries to a post type. In the gallery field you can click edit on an image and type Title, Alt Text, Caption and Description. These seem to be media related fields. I'm ...
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Let users upload image(s) to the post from front end

I want to enable logged in users (Wordpress) to submit posts from front end (among with other data). My form is working great, I add custom post meta data which I later display on custom post page. ...
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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 bulk action for media gallery items

I'm trying to add custom "Bulk Actions" to WP 3.5 new media gallery items. I started from this excellent tutorial which does exactly what I need, but with regular posts; so i tried to adapt it to work ...
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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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ACF plugin categories bug in WordPress 3.9

i recently started using ACF plugin, i noticed that variables for custom fields i created and use in categories are saved in ‘wp_options’ tables, and although i am doing everything right they do not ...
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Custom fields attached to a page template only show on edit screen when page is saved

When I create a custom field and associate it to a custom page template, it doesn't show in the post editor screen until I click save (draft / publish). Ideally, the custom field should show when I ...
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Why my meta boxes won't show in front post page?

I see it everywhere: in single post, in category archives etc, but in front page post not. I display the metaboxes in this way: <?php if (get_post_meta($post->ID, 'test_1', true) != '' ) { ...
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How to query categories with Advanced Custom Fields?

I'm currently using Advanced Custom Fields and I was wondering if anyone know how to filter categories by custom fields? I have a custom field in my categories using the checkboxes field. I want to ...
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Forced profile plugin ..and link to field [closed]

I use the plugins Bp forced profile that display a message for complete a missing required field with a list of field (title). Howto link a title to the field missing in the message ? if you have ...
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Preserving line breaks when saving and displaying custom fields data

I'm collecting data via a form plugin and save that data in form of a post with several custom fields. I then display the content of the post and the custom fields on my post template via <?php ...
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Need to have an archive widget which organizes and displays a custom post type using a custom date field

I found a handy plugin at http://www.redletterdesign.net/wp/cpt-archive/index.php for generating a calendar archive using a custom post type. My problem is I need it to organize these posts not by the ...
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How to Create Dynamic Fields in a Meta Box?

Could someone explain me with a little example how create a button that creates a new custom field dynamically? I'm working on a plugin and using add_meta_box, I need an input box ...
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Order post type by sum of two custom fields

I have a custom post type for vouchers. I've added two custom fields to this post type named "value_1" and "value_2". They both contain a number. (The first value will be applied at checkout, the ...
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Order posts by custom field and if custom field is empty return remaining posts

I have an archive page ordered by a numeric value in a custom field. This returns the ordered posts correctly, but does not display posts that don't have a custom field. $paged = ...
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Admin Area Custom Type Search By Meta Fields Without Title & Content

I have a custom post type that uses several meta fields. In the admin area I would like to be able to search by those meta fields. I have implemented this currently in my functions.php with this code: ...
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How to parse meta value from user specific post to google charts?

I'm currently working on a project where i need to visualize the progress of users (fitness). For that i have created a custom post type with custom fields. I want to parse the meta values associated ...
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Importing data for advanced custom fields plugin?

I have a member section built using the http://www.advancedcustomfields.com plugin. There are 300 members that each have the following data: Company name Specialism (check boxes) Web address ...
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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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Notice: Trying to get property of non-object in : custom fields category

I have custom fields in my category. I'm using this tutorial to add custom fields to my categories. I'm trying to output one of the custom fields on my category.php template but I'm unable to do so. ...
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Display custom widget value in header.php

I am using the code below for a custom widget. I have added some fields in the widget like: Title, Name and a checkbox. Now everything is fine but I want to show those values in header.php. Any idea ...
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filtering custom post types via meta data drop down

I'm trying to add drop down filters (that are populated by terms that are in use) to a custom search page for "opportunities" or listings page. Currently I am doing this with taxonomies but doing this ...
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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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How set featured posts using checkbox in post edit screen?

I want to make selecting a featured post is just by checking a checkbox in edit screen AND be able to retrieve these featured articles from only specific category ? in short what I'm looking for : ...
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Override edit_custom_walker.php to conditionally show input depending on menu position

I've created custom inputs for WordPress nav-menus admin page. I've used a similar technique as is shown in this answer - by duplicating edit_custom_walker.php and adding my own fields. My custom ...
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get value in custom field with taxonomy

i have custom field (my_cf) for Taxonomy/Term, how i can get and output value with custom field for taxonomy/term? try use: $variable = get_field('my_cf', 'basic'); and then echo $variable; where ...
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Custom Fields for WooCommerce [closed]

I am attempting to follow a tutorial on adding custom fields to products and have them display. It is a fabric store that I am trying to do this for. Each fabric has some basic must display ...
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How can I save repeatable fields with one value inside an array?

Introduce I am currently working on a slider plugin to learn a lot of PHP and WordPress. I have create some repeatable field with javascript. Some functional details: When the user is clicking on ...
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Display a different image for each page with editor

We have several PAGES (about us, contact, services, etc...) On each page, we have an area for an IMAGE. The IMAGE is located in the same location on each page. (lower right corner > above the ...
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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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Transfer taxonomy to custom field

I have a blog with movie critics and I'm using many taxonomies to add some informations about the movies, like director, actors or it's year. Using taxonomies is really useful to display all movies ...
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Extending the search context in the admin list post screen

I have a created a custom post type and have attached some custom fields to it. Now I would like for the search that authors can perform on the custom post list screen (in the admin backend) to also ...
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Attach images to posts using custom fields (just paths to images already upld)

I'm setting up a real estate website, which i make listings using a custom post type 'listings' in which I have multiples metaboxes for beds, baths, and all other informations. I use a plugin to ...
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Create Multiple File Upload Metabox in Wordpress

I am trying to create a metabox to upload multiple files (can be images or files). Currently I have the upload field and its working file till the time we press upload and saving the data. The only ...
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Displaying Meta Box Image

I have some problems displaying info from my custom meta box in my custom post type single. I'm using Reusable Custom Wordpress Meta Boxes by Tammy Hart. I'm able to display the textfields using ...
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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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Create child page within custom post type

I want to be able to have a link like this, site.com/my-custom-type-slug/single-custom-post-name/stats/, where /stats should contain the /my-custom-type-slug page content and when I add content to the ...
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Display “Join Group” Button outside Buddypress Group by ID

This is pretty much a very similar question to my previous one: Buddypress:bp_get_options_nav outside the Group? I have the Group ID in my Post Meta, I also have the same slug. Each post has a ...