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

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Advanced Custom Fields in Footer

I've been trying to call an ACF field from a specific page into my footer.php, but it doesn't seem to be working as it usually does when I call it on a template page. After some reading, it appears ...
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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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Add conditional custom option to 'Display name publicly as' dropdown

Besides the built-in "Display name publicly as" options, I would like to add a custom "name + nickname + surname" option to the dropdown. This custom option should be determined by two conditions: ...
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Preserving line breaks when saving and displaying custom fields data

I'm collecting data via a form plugin and saving 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 using... if( ...
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Order by string custom field not working

I want to sort posts by a custom field but I don't know why the following query doesn't work (returns the posts in the default order): $args = array( 'post_type' => 'proyectos', '...
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Button inside Custom Meta Box triggering the Update Button

I have a custom meta button that adds additional custom meta fields inside the custom meta box. This meta box, in particular, gives me a choice to enter a particular skill and rate my own ...
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Add image before post title using Advanced Custom Fields?

I'm desperately trying to add icons before post titles using the Advanced Custom Fields plugin. My custom field is called "category_icon". I've tried setting the Return Value to both Image Object and ...
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Sort posts by specific node in a custom meta array

I have posts being called in a custom loop and sorted by a custom meta key using orderby. All of that is working fine, except that my meta keys contain arrays. I would like to sort the posts by the ...
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Display custom post on home page based on a metabox selection

I am trying to display an post to my home page based on a selection. What I mean is in the backend I have a custom post that has a metabox labeled Assign to Home with a drop down that has a selection ...
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Finding which Custom Fields are being displayed on the page

I'm trying to find a way in WordPress to figure out which of the custom fields for a post or page are actually being displayed on the HTML output of the page and which are not. Using the function ...
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I need separate pages for each member [on hold]

Hi: I'm looking for a plugin that will create a separate page for each member. Once they create an account and login their separate and unique page created automatically. Each client has their own ...
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Move value of one custom field to another

I've one custom field named as "video" and I want to copy the custom field value to my another custom field named as "theme2035_embed." I could do it manually, but since I have more than 2500 posts ...
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How can I make existing custom fields easier to edit/add in my theme?

A Wordpress theme I have authored uses Custom Fields on posts. There are about 5 or 6 custom fields to set when authoring a post, and my users have a hard time remembering what to enter for the name ...
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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 do I add price underneath product for information purposes only?

I am using jigoshop and I would like add 2 price options to my products. I only wish to display a price on the products for information purposes. I don't want to have an active shopping cart. So, for ...
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Rewrite rule with a custom post type and a custom field

I'm creating a website that will display, from a search by location, a list of singer. If we click on a singer I will have to display that singer with the city inside the url. Here are the two ...
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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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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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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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Posts 2 Posts Plugin Guidance [closed]

I'm making a doctor portal clinic website in which the doctor will have the WordPress dashboard in which he will be able to add the patient's details, prescription, etc For Patients and Prescriptions ...
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How to update user profile custom fields

I have created custom fields on my registration form, such as 'telephone', using Theme My Login. I have found a way to make them appear in the backend (on the User page) but I can't update those ...
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User Profile / Add Custom Fields

Hello: I am trying to add 7 custom fields to the standard Wordpress wp-admin/profile.php page. There are a few site which suggest a simple bit of code to do this, for example: http://wpengineer.com/...
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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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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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Can I save post meta programatically without setting metaboxes?

I want to know if is it required to have metaboxes set to save post meta into a custom post type. I have a couple of pages where I save metadata into a post programatically, using add_post_meta, but ...
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Display custom field from the front page on another page

so I am hoping to retrieve a custom field that is already displayed on the "front-page.php" template on an another page.php template of my website. I know how to do that with the post-id way, but what ...
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Why is my Custom Meta Box Field Inputs NOT saving?

I have a custom post type labelled 'web_design' and I want my 'web_design' posts to have the following custom fields: 1. 'client' - Client Name 2. 'exlink' - External Link 3. 'datefin' - Date Finished ...
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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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Creating custom post type with custom taxonomy and custom fields programatically

I need to create a custom post type. This post type will have a custom taxonomy. Also this post type will have custom fields. I dont want to use any plugins to do it, i want to include the creation ...
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Comments form custom fields order

I'm trying to add 5 custom fields to comment form. Just use 2 hooks to display custom fields after default fields - 'comment_form_logged_in_after' and 'comment_form_after_fields' like this: function ...
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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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Force hide custom field metaboxes

How can I completely remove the custom fields and the collapse button in the Edit Post/Edit Page custom screen, but without removing the capability to add custom fields with a PHP function?
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Custom Metabox text_money without decimal places

How to remove the decimal places of text_money type custom metabox, for example changing $30.00 to $30?
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Repeatable columns (not rows)

I have searched, but have found no answers. I am trying to achieve repeatable columns in WordPress using custom meta data, not just a table in a post for example. I need this in order to perform some ...
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Creating post custom field text area

I want to make, I guess a custom field for my theme. I'm not sure is it the right way to do this with custom fields. I searched a lot, but could not find what I need. So I'm hoping that some one ...
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Create like button from scratch

Would someone kindly give me a pointer on direction to take to create a simple test data unique to each user that can be updated by other user from front end and saved in database. I know it sounds ...
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Custom Query With Meta Value

I want to get my posts from the "cafe" post type with this filter, but it doesn't work. This is my custom query: $args = array( 'post_type' => 'cafe', 'meta_query' => array( ...
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Save and return input type is text on custom post type

I've got the following problem, and have been looking for way too long to solve it. I've made my custom post type, and custom taxanomies, and those all work great. But now I want a custom fields to ...
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ADD JS/HTML in the homepage

I am new to WordPress and haveing some difficulties. I need to add some javascript and HTML to my main homepage. My website is this Go the tab " Book a Cab " And there I need to show my custom form ...
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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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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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How can I change the publish date based on a custom field?

How can I change the publish date based on a custom field? Author uses a date picker to choose the date for journal entry. The date is used to make a list of all the users journal entries. I can ...
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Bulk edit custom excerpt text in WordPress

Is there a way to bulk edit the custom excerpt text without going to each post and open it? When we have 300 posts it can be a very time consuming process.
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Implement Autocomplete for a custom field on Wordpress Plugin Frontend

I've setup my plugin to be used on the frontend using a shortcode. I have managed to use an autocomplete form on a previous website I programmed from scratch (not WP based) but I don't understand how ...
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Metabox saving values

I have 2 metaboxes ("prices" and "dates") on my custom post type ("kvkoolitus") edit page. As I thought right, wordpress saves values only from first rendered metabox. Each metabox code stored 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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change attachment custom field onChange event

The form is in post creating window. Ajax is posting values, but the values doenst renews. Where can be problem ? Ajax <script> function dynamic_Select(field, aid, value) { console.log(...
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Up/Down voting system for Wordpress

Looking in all posts with keywords "voting system, upvote, downvote", I can't find a satisfying solution for this issue, except accepting one of the available plugins, spend a lot of time undersanding ...
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How to assign Capabilities to custom field

I have created a plugin in in which I have created post types and custom taxonomy and set custom capabilities for this Here is code for post type function create_product() { register_post_type( '...
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Sort posts by custom fields value using dropdown menu

I'm trying to sort my posts by a custom field value, called price. Only using numbers in the custom field value. I want that the visitors of the website can sort the posts on price by using a dropdown....