3 Oct

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How to Create an Options Page

Options pages are setting pages in the WordPress admin area containing fields with the ability to control global options. This allows builders or clients to make one change and update content that appears in many places throughout the site: contact information, calls-to-action, or notifications about sales and special events. A more advanced options page could […]

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3 Apr

Registering a Custom Post Type

Overview Post Types are great for storing data objects other than posts and pages, where WordPress provides an admin UI for managing your data and a URL structure for viewing them on the frontend of the site. Add New To register a new post ... Continue Reading

3 Apr

Registering a Custom Taxonomy

Overview Taxonomies are used to classify and categorize individual posts for a post type. WordPress provides an admin UI for managing terms in a taxonomy and categorizing posts with terms. Add New To register a new taxonomy, navigate to the... Continue Reading

6 Mar

Building Layouts With the Flexible Content Field in a Theme

ACF’s Flexible Content fields allow you to create multiple groups of fields known as layouts. You can then use these to give content editors more control over how data is rendered. In this article, I’ll give you a complete use case and ... Continue Reading

17 Feb

Custom location rules

Introduction Location rules are used to determine which field groups appear on which admin screen. They are defined when editing a Field Group and consist of a location type, a comparison operator, and a value. One example of a location rul... Continue Reading

12 Jul

JavaScript API

Learn how to use ACF's JavaScript library including functions, actions and filters and models.

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18 Oct

Adding Custom Settings to Fields

Each ACF field type may contain several different settings that can be used to customize the appearance and functionality of the field. There are two main types of these settings: global and type-specific. Global field settings are register... Continue Reading

18 Dec

Bidirectional Relationships

In a bidirectional relationship, each object (post, page, custom post type, user, or taxonomy) has a relationship field that refers to the other object. The relationship data is stored in an ACF field on both objects making it easier to que... Continue Reading

2 Feb

Moving WP elements (such as the content editor) within ACF fields

This article will demonstrate a solution for moving core WordPress elements within ACF fields. This concept uses a message field as a blank placeholder into which the elements are moved via jQuery. Here’s a look at what the interface ... Continue Reading

28 Oct

Multilingual Custom Fields

Introduction Translating your WordPress website into multiple languages is one way to increase traffic and engage visitors from other countries. It may also be a requirement for your project. In this guide, we’ll explore the basic concept... Continue Reading