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

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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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Custom post type in Custom widget - $listItem

Hi i have a slight problem when making a custom post type widget. the problem is that when i add a custom field in the code the part that shows the custom field information get's on top of the output ...
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Send Multiple Custom Field Values Through the URL

Basically, I'm trying to follow this tutorial to add an action to the pre_get_posts and create a custom meta_query so I can alter the query within the URL and display babies,children and home books ...
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ACF in wordpress

Hi i have a slight problem when making a custom post type widget. The problem is that when i want to get the field i want to use in a inline style it doesn't work. This is my code: class ...
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IE 11 & Edge Adding Empty Paragraphs in Editor [on hold]

UPDATE: I've bandaged this by using the following jQuery to remove paragraph tags with   inside of it, however, I am still searching as to why in the editor additional line entries are being ...
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How to display wp_post by custom field value?

How to display post seaching by custom field value. Is that possible to reach custom post using custom field value from URL directly?
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Query events post type after current date and timezone

So I am making changes to a clients website and currently they have an events post type with some custom fields that allow them to set an events end date/time and the events timezone. The custom ...
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How to Manage and link certain custom taxonomy?

I'm creating some kind of soccer dedicated website.Assuming we created 4 different taxonomies: Teams, Players, Tournaments, Managers. Team includes two different types: National Team Club ...
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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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Custom Meta Box Image Gallery Not Saving

I'm having an issue of a custom meta box I'm building based off of WooCommerce's Product Gallery meta box. The meta box is not saving for some reason. I've tried some options from many different ...
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taxonomy_radio is not showing anything in the front-end in cmb2

I am building a website in where I want to show the tag selected from the custom fields (mainly from radio button). I have setup the cmb2 as like below the codes.. add_action('cmb2_admin_init', '...
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Advanced WordPress search form based on custom taxonomy and custom meta value

I would appreciate if someone could help me out with the following issue. Here is the thing. I created two select boxes so I could filter and display posts from a custom post type based on two values -...
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Let Users Filter Posts by Custom Fields

I'm using the Advanced Custom Fields plugin to add custom fields to my posts, but was wondering what is the best way to go about creating a filter box for the user to filter through posts. I've ...
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Order categories by sum of custom fields

I use get_terms to display some categories. I also use a custom field _postviews to count the views per post. I want to order these categories by sum of the custom field. Any ideas how to achieve ...
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How to check custom fields from functions.php

I'm trying to hide certain menu items based on the custom fields on a page. I could use CSS or a script to hide the items, that's not the problem. What I don't know is how I can check the custom ...
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How to put enctype=“multipart/form-data” in categories form?

I had success putting the code below to include enctype (for images) in custom post type forms, but I'm not able to use it in categories form... is this possible? Thanks. add_action( '...
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How I add input in wrdpress page to upload file to custom post in the woocommerce product control panel? [on hold]

I have page in the site the sellers can use to upload the downloadable products using this code to upload the premium product <tr class="trigger-type-virtual"> <th>&...
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How to display all custom fields associated with a post type - IN THE ADMIN AREA?

I know know how to get all the custom fields from a custom post type, that's easy. However, when I create a custom post type, it displays a beautiful page automatically in the administration part of ...
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Auto Populate Custom Field with Complex Value That Increase by One?

Can somebody help me to sort this? I am using WP 3.5.2 and I have "Orders" post type where purchase_order custom field is located. This is the sample of purchase order record: POCOS20130051 PO - ...
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Performance of storing multiple meta fields vs one JSON encoded field

I have several custom post types. For some i need to query them based on a single meta field, but for others i have a dozen individual meta fields. If i create an array and convert it into JSON, will ...
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How to hide meta box values from custom fields list?

I have created a metabox : function drama_description_metabox_markup() { global $post; $drama_description_metabox_markup = get_post_meta( $post->ID, 'drama_description', true ); ?> ...
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Retrieving cell values from options table on specific page template

I outsourced this task to a contractor over the past week as i'm up against it timewise. The contractor has been unable to deliver it, so i'm looking to try and get this solved myself asap with a ...
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Build Array from Input Fields question

I have a series of input fields sets: <input type="text" name="people[name]" /> <input type="text" name="people[lastname]" /> <input type="text" name="people[email]" /> <input ...
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how to modify a <textarea> field's size in a metabox : ROWS height, and scroll control?

I'm stumped by being unable to find a way to do some really basic adjustments to the textarea in my custom metabox. Looking at a default Wordpress Post Admin screen, the Tags metabox is a single-line ...
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php hide when no content [closed]

I have the following code to show up videos. Now I want to hide "videoWrapper" or change from display:block to none if there is no Video. Thanks for your help!!!! // Get the video URL and put it ...
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Alter main archive, to show posts with meta as last

I'm having troubles with getting posts with meta_value "sold" as last in the main query of my custom Post type. The best/easiest way i can think of at the moment is to filter the "sold" posts out of ...
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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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Output custom text field as unordered list

I am quite new to php. I am using advanced custom fields and have a custom field with the name tags. Users are inputting content such as: Tag 1, Tag 2, Tag 3 I would like parse this output and ...
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Display posts with empty custom field

How to list post with specific custom field which is empty? I have some posts with custom field 'author', and for some posts that custom field is emty, so I would like to find those posts to delete ...
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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 this:...
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Display div based on Group metabox selection

I am having an issue with the below code when it comes to displaying a div based on a specific metabox is filled in. I am using the Group metabox selection from CMB2 to handle my metaboxes. As of ...
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Checked() showing up twice in custom fields

I've successfully applied a meta box and checkbox field that can save my settings. However, there is a bit of leftover code that seems to show up on my meta box field. The checked='checked' shows up ...
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Add microdata from schema.org [closed]

I am trying to add the microdata from schema.org to my WordPress site, but I do not want to use any plugins. I am trying to hardcode the meta and title for each and every page in the PHP files. Does ...
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register_rest_field for custom taxonomy fields that are assosiated with custom post type

I am trying to register a rest field for my custom taxonomy's custom meta fields. I followed the tutorial at Modifying Responses . The code worked great for adding a rest field for post meta data for ...
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Validating Custom Meta Box Values & Required Fields

Something which I have never seen covered is the best way to validate that specific form fields are filled out correctly for custom post type meta boxes. I am looking to get expert opinions on how ...
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Cannot obtain custom meta information

I'm trying to access custom meta data from a custom post type called 'Videos' The following code is on a template page called 'single-videos.php' A custom field called 'Video URL', 'Video Width' and ...
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Custom Field 101

I'm trying to learn how to use the Custom Field function. I have a series of posts with titles like "Adams County," "Lane County," etc. All are in the category "Washington" and are tagged with "county....
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Insert wp gallery shortcode into custom textarea

Is there a way to insert wp gallery shortcode into custom metabox textarea ? I would like to have something like this: New metabox in post/page with textarea and below textarea there are a button to ...
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Order custom fields alphabetically

I've been trying to order the custom fields alphabetically, but I can't get the ordered list I want... this is the code I'm using: <?php $vMarca = get_field('tienda_marcas' , false, ...
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Order by a meta field in query loop

I would like to sort my article from a category by a number added in a meta field. Here is the first step, I get the articles to display on the page. <?php $cat = get_post_meta( get_the_ID(), ...
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Query only displays one page_id

I have a short query that is supposed to load IDs from pages that the user picks in the backend. Currently it does display an array with IDs on the frontpage, but it stops displaying posts after the ...
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custom field (video/audio url) and embed functionality

I was wondering if there is any way to combine a custom field (in custom post type) with an embed shortcode? Long story short - a user type into a field called videox and an url for a video (youtube, ...
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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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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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Conditional featured image with youtube thumbnail

Basically what I am trying to do here is: Display the youtube thumbnail. If no youtube thumbnail -> Display the Featured image for the post. If no featured image -> Display the fallback image. ...
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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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Custom user avatar in the Wordpress users listing

By default, Wordpress uses Gravatar for user avatars. I've created a custom field for avatar uploads, and I'm using this as users' avatars on various pages in the theme. In the admin - on the all ...