Custom Post Types extend the WordPress back-end to support additional, non-Post content.

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WordPress custom post type archive with description

I have a common design pattern I'm not entirely sure how to best execute in WordPress. The layout is a listing of post teasers (title, trimmed body, image) on an overview page. Let's say example.com ...
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Right way of storing large number of custom post fields

On one of the sites of my multi-site network; I'm creating a custom post type 'Events'. Each of the 'Events' post will have about 30-50 custom post fields - because we require event creators to enter ...
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No checkbox in wordpress posts list table for CPT

I have added a Custom Post Type as follows add_action( 'init', 'codex_book_init' ); function codex_book_init() { $args = array( 'description' => __( 'Description.', 'your-plugin-...
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Grabbing data from Meta Box

I am using someone elses code for uploading files to a custom post type, and I need to be able to get the URL back from it. In the editor, the value is the URL so that isn't an issue, but I need to ...
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How to create custom bulk action in custom post type [duplicate]

I want to create a custom bulk action in my custom post type named 'voucher' as the edit functionality. I had register the bulk action name in the drop down with following code. add_action('...
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Avoid another meta box in my custom post type

I created my own custom post, all right up here. I have also added the meta box for custom post. But I've noticed that some plugins automatically add their own METABOX my custom post type. This can ...
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Loop to fetch 3 post_thumbnail instances from 3 most recent custom post types named “portfolio”

I am trying to display 3 post_thumbnails from a custom post type "portfolio" on my homepage template. So one from post 'A' , one from post 'B' and one from post 'C' The image from post A will be set ...
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Can you link custom post types to pages?

The reason i ask is because when i create pages they don't insert the usual name of the post type like CPT's do. For example if i create a page called toyota the URL would be http://domain.com/toyota,...
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Multiple tag cloud filtering

I am writing a plugin which creates a custom post type and two associated custom taxonomies. The custom post type list/archive page should be filterable by terms in one or both taxonomies i.e not just ...
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Link users to a custom post type

I would like to link a user to a custom post type (college). Does anyone know a good way to do this? The ultimate goal is to display links to view and edit their college I've been using Advanced ...
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Can't use pagination with custom taxonomy

I have a problem with custom taxonomies & post types URLs. My post type slug is videos, it has an archive and it works fine: https://uwebdesign.ru/videos/. The pagination on the bottom of the ...
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Custom Postype Query showing only 10 results should show 23 results

This is the code I have currently on my development site. It only shows 10 results from custom post type "pacificheritage" but it should show 23 all together. <?php ...
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Exclude post by custom meta with pre_get_posts

I'm creating a Custom Post for an event calendar. My Custom Post has 2 custom meta fields called "event_star_date" & "event_end_date". I want to use pre_get_posts to exclude Events which their "...
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get the custom post type title/name

I'm using a custom post type and use this plugin to display my custom post type's archives, does anyone knows how to display my custom post type's name/title to the archive.php? Below is the archive....
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How to keep a CPT stick to specific position?

I have created a CPT (esp-publicitarios) using Metabox plugin with the following code: add_filter('rwmb_meta_boxes', 'elclarin_register_meta_boxes'); function elclarin_register_meta_boxes($...
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Custom Post Type Taxonomy Filters

Im really struggling to piece this functionality together, and hope someone can help or provide snippets to get me there. So I'm creating a section on a website where stories are published, I have ...
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Creating a custom post template via plugin

I am using advanced custom fields and I am looking for an easy and fast way to create a custom post template. That means, I know in advance that my template might change a lot and I do not want to ...
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Copy/Move selected taxonomy terms to another taxonomy for posts

I've been searching for about 2 hours now on a solution of copying/moving selected taxonomy values for each posts to another. Here's the situation. I'm working on a site that has a post type of ...
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Properly add an upload media button in a meta box field

i have a custom post which has a meta tag that needs to be using a file upload (for video files). I am wondering, what is the correct way of adding an Upload button that points to the wordpress media ...
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Display existing admin list table for custom post type in another location without recreating it

I have two custom post types; Inventory and Jobs. I have customised the columns displayed in the Inventory admin list table (ie. wp-admin/edit.php?post_type=inventory) to display relevant fields Is ...
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Get image post ID in media upload

I am developing a plugin that adds a Custom Post Type to my theme. It's a retail directory and the post type is a retail listing. Everything is working fine. I can upload content to the DB and then ...
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Development of a Wordpress Search Plugin - Best Practices

Searching for around two days to find an answer to my question, I finally registered for this StackExchange. :) My Question is not simple, so I need to start at the very beginning. But to give you an ...
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Custom post type is showing custom home page, not archive page

I have a custom post type set up (two, actually) that are not displaying properly. I am hoping that it is the same issue with both post types. Here is my code for one of the post types (portfolio). ...
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Getting the Intersection of Two Custom Taxonomy Terms for a Custom Post Type?

(Moderators note: Was originally titled "How to get_posts of a custom post type that is in two custom taxonomies?") I have a custom post type that has two taxonomies which are separate, one called "...
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how to set default value for checkbox in wordpress

I am facing a problem to set default value for the checkbox field in WordPress. I have a checkbox input field (metabox) in a custom post. I want the checkbox to be checked by default. and if user ...
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Why are comments and trackbacks still getting through for custom post types?

We have a site where we don't want comments or trackbacks. We've done the following to disable trackbacks: In Settings > Discussion, unchecked "Allow link notifications from other blogs (pingbacks ...
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Changing custom post type slug messed up translations

I've been trying to change custom post type slug from "services" to "products" the post is registered through a plugin that is bundled with the theme. I went to file of the plugin and change the ...
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Problem in defining custom permalink for custom post type

I have created a custom post type i.e. Movie of The Year by the following code. class Twenty_Fifteen_Post_Type_With_Rewrite { private $post_type; private $query_var; private $...
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Use menus with anchors

I have a CPT archive page and I want to create a navigation menu which will jump to anchors in the form <a name="post-slug" http="{the permalink goes here}>The CPT Title</a> I have been ...
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Hide View and preview from custom post types

Is it possible to hide the ability to view or preview custom post types? I as, for custom post types like carousels and other forms that render in a particular way where viewing or previewing them out ...
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Add multiple custom meta boxes to different custom post types

I want to add one custom meta box to a specific custom meta type "chifres" and two custom meta boxes to a specific custom meta type "presse". This is how far I've gotten: Here is my code: //Add ...
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Adding contact form in custom post type

7 I create a custom post type called "Artist". And i have a different artist [post] profile? And now i want to add a contact form on every post. So, User can contact with particular Artist. So, ...
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Creating a navigation menu of all posts of a custom post type and their children posts?

I have a drop down menu that displays a link (the permalink) to all of the posts of a custom post type (county) and would simply like to display their children too this is the code I have so far but ...
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Custom Post Type Post have a Child `Page` Post Type Post

Oddly enough I can't seem to find anyone asking this question exactly in this fashion. Is it at possible to make a page be a child of a CPT? In a repeatable fashion (see below for more info) n.b. I ...
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show the most recent date of all posts to display on front end

Is there any way to show the date that the last post (most recent) from my custom post type was created? I want to have my site show the last time a list of products was updated and i figured that it ...
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How to determine if custom post type showing on archive templates

Is there any way to determine if a particular custom post type will be displayed on default archive pages or search results? e.g. Given a post type named (badly) books, is there a way to tell via ...
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Custom post type archive option

I have a custom post type of 'channel', within which there's different channels - all of which have parent/children relationships for geographically-oriented sub-channels. I want an archive (using a ...
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Gallery Meta box not showing on single post

I want t replicate a Tour module into restaurant, not much gud in development so have created a Custom Post Type "Restaurant". It has same features as "tour" have but i get stuck when a Gallery meta ...
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Load custom posts with same tag as page

I'm using this plugin to add tags for a page: http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/post-tags-and-categories-for-pages/ And I've added tags support for the custom post: function codex_custom_init() { ...
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Custom post type use defaut toxonomy blog category and post_tag

I register a new custom post type. I decided to use default category and post_tag of blog for it. 'taxonomies' => array( 'category', 'post_tag' ), However, I don't know how to get ...
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Getting custom taxonomy posts on archive page

Hi I am not sure if the question is understandable or not but what I am trying to achieve I will explain. I have a custom post type called menu item and custom taxonomy called menu item type. CODE ...
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Save custom meta box data to database

I have a custom post type Events. Under Events, I have a custom meta box which selects the time and data of the event: <?php $meta_boxes[] = array( 'id' => 'event_date_option', 'title' ...
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Unable to get wp_redirect() working after adding a CPT via the front end

I am attempting to learn PHP by creating a relatively simple application built on wordpress, it is a basic CRM and I've made decent progress but have been stuck on some of the finer points. I've been ...
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Query to change custom post type with specific category

I need to change several hundred posts with custom post types to regular post type but only from one category within that custom post type. So I have a custom post type 'films' and within that post ...
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Number of pages - multiple (custom) post types

My archive query contains a custom posts_per_page, order, orderby, post_type and paged (via wp-pageNavi). array ( 'order' => 'DESC', 'orderby' => 'title', 'paged' => 1, '...
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Search Custom Post Type & Taxonomies

The site I'm building has a directory element, which has a lot of different business listings; this is a custom post type. It has a Custom Taxonomy called Trades under which are different types of ...
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Password protecting a CPT using custom fields for password (not the 'wordpress way')

I need to password protect a CPT but I don't want to use the default wordpress option for this. My CPT has two custom fields for storing a password, 'client-password' and 'guest-password'. Based on ...
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Display Posts from Custom Post Type with Category Filters

Thanks in advance for any assistance. I have a simple 4 page portfolio site I'm trying to build for myself. The pages consist of: Home Page, Print Design, Digital, and Identity. I have created a ...
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Wordpress monthly archive links result in 404

When I use the archive widget in a sidebar, it creates the normal monthly post archive listing like the following: February 2014 January 2014 October 2013 and so on. Whenever I click on these ...
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How to enable parent-child relationships and post attribute admin widget for posts

I want to be able to select a parent post when i create a new post. I assume it should be easy just to make the 'page attributes' admin widget to work similarly for posts too. The use case is for ...