Create a meta box with a date picker in WordPress

With WordPress, meta boxes with date pickers are commonly used with custom post types, for example, to store the date of an event, the release date of a product, the birth date of a person, and more. This article, which targets both developers and WordPress beginners, will explore different methods to create a meta box […]

Custom Fields

After creating custom post types and custom taxonomies, you’ll need to add more details to your posts. For example, you’ll need “date” and “location” for the “event” post type. Such details are called custom fields and that’s the main thing that Meta Box does for you. What are custom fields?​ Custom fields, also called metadata, […]

How To Create WordPress Meta Boxes

Creating custom meta boxes is extremely simple, at least it is once you’ve created your first one using the tools baked into WordPress’ core code. In this tutorial, I’ll walk you through everything you need to know about meta boxes: Creating meta boxes. Using meta boxes with any post type. Handling data validation. Saving custom […]

How to Add Metabox | Save & Get Meta box Value in WordPress

Meta boxes in WordPress are the draggable boxes that exist in WordPress admin. It contains form fields to set information about the post, page, custom post type, terms, users, comments etc. Meta box can also be used to display information like in the WordPress dashboard. By default, WordPress comes with some metaboxes that exist in […]

How to Create Custom WordPress Write/Meta Boxes

Creating meta boxes is a crucial part of WordPress theme/plugin development. It’s a way to add an appealing editor to the post screen and avoids forcing users to rely on custom fields. If you’ve ever created a custom post type in WordPress, you’ve probably wanted to add some sort of additional data to it. Sure, you could use custom fields, […]

Easy Way to Add Custom Fields in WordPress Without Plugins

In the previous post, we have learned the basic concepts of custom fields and their applications. In this post, we will learn how to add custom fields to a WordPress site without coding or using a third-party plugin. We have said in the latest post that WordPress has a default function that helps end users manage custom fields in […]