[wp-edu] Use of custom fields.

Bill Dennen dennen at gmail.com
Fri Apr 26 15:57:38 UTC 2013

It's pretty straightforward. You might look at:

Advanced Custom Fields:

or, if you want to customize the look and feel of the back-end, this
might be useful. I've used it on several projects:

Custom Metaboxes and Fields for WordPress

If you need any help, let me know!


On Fri, Apr 26, 2013 at 11:53 AM, Grogan, David <David.Grogan at tufts.edu> wrote:
> Hello all,
> I have not delved to deeply into the use of the custom field functionality of WordPress but I'm looking at a use case that will do the following:
> 1. Each post would have custom fields defined.
> 2. The name and value of these custom fields would automatically be displayed in the post content when viewed on the site.
> 3. A page would show the index of values for a particular custom field to allow users to access posts by that value.
> Has anyone done this? Any plugins you can recommend?
> David
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