3 May

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Getting Started with ACF

Welcome Advanced Custom Fields is a WordPress plugin which allows you to add extra content fields to your WordPress edit screens. These extra content fields are more commonly referred to as Custom Fields and can allow you to build websites faster and educate your clients quicker. In this guide, you’ll learn how to: Install the […]

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12 Nov

Field Settings

Each field contains settings to determine where and how data is loaded and saved. These settings can be customized when editing a field group. All fields share some common settings, but also offer unique settings per field type. These uniqu... Continue Reading

17 Feb

Code Examples

Display a field <p><?php the_field('field_name'); ?></p> Retrieving a field as a variable <?php $variable = get_field('field_name'); // do something with $variable ?> Using conditional statements get_field returns fa... Continue Reading

17 Feb

Creating a Field Group

ACF uses field groups to attach fields to posts. Each field group contains a title, fields, location rules and visual settings. To create a field group, click on the Custom Fields menu item. You will see a welcome screen like this: Add New ... Continue Reading

17 Feb

Installation

Method 1: Auto Log in to your WP install From the Administration Panels, click on the Plugin Menu Under Plugins, click the “Add New” sub menu Search for “Advanced Custom Fields” Click the “Install Now” button on the ACF plugin (... Continue Reading

15 Feb

Displaying values in your theme

The Advanced Custom Field’s API makes it very easy to display field data in your theme. There are many functions available and all are well documented on the resources page. The Basics Once you have created a field group and input som... Continue Reading