25 August 2012 ~ 0 Comments

How to Display Blog Post Meta Data in Your WordPress Themes

Recently, we got an email from a user asking: How do you add the byline (post author, post published date, and category) below your post title on WPBeginner. These post information bylines are referred to as post meta data in WordPress. In this article, we will show you how to display blog post meta data…

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09 May 2012 ~ 0 Comments

WordPress CMS Features: Custom Meta Boxes Tutorial

This is the third post in our WordPress CMS Features series. Previously we covered How to Create Custom Post Types and How to Create Custom Taxonomies. The purpose of these tutorials is to help WordPress powered website admins…

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05 October 2011 ~ 0 Comments

How To Create Custom Post Meta Boxes In WordPress

What seems like one of the most complicated bits of functionality in WordPress is adding meta boxes to the post editing screen. This complexity only grows as more and more tutorials are written on the process with weird…

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19 July 2011 ~ 0 Comments

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…

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29 June 2011 ~ 0 Comments

How to Use meta_query to Query Posts by Postmeta

A frequently overlooked enhancement that shipped with WordPress 3.1 has made querying posts by postmeta values significantly simpler. The WordPress core team made this improvement by adding the “meta_query” parameter to the WP_Query class. Previously, you could query and filter posts…

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