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Custom Post Type Case Study – Part 9 – Create a Variation on the Shortcode Function

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In this session, we create another shortcode function that is a variation on our original using a different attribute of the Custom Post Meta. Rick: Now, let’s just do this one more time although it’s a great, big cut and paste job now. Reese: Let me ask you a quick question. Rick: Go ahead. Reese:

Custom Post Type Case Study – Part 4 – Create a Custom Post Meta

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In this session, we show how to create custom post meta using the Verve Meta Boxes Plugin. Rick: So then the next thing to do then is… oh well, we’ve created it. Where is our… it should be right here now. We should actually have… I must have done something wrong because it doesn’t show

Custom Post Type Case Study – Part 2 – WordPress Tools to Solve the Problem

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After analyzing the issue in part 1, we determine that a custom post type will solve the problem. Then we discuss how the parts of the custom post type - post content, post title and post meta - will work together to achieve the system needed. Rick: Okay so then I’m going to change what

Community News Case Study – Part 11 – Add Event Information as Custom Post Meta to Events

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This is the 11th in a series on using WordPress and Thesis as a Content Management System (CMS). In this case study we are creating a community news site. In this lesson we will create custom post meta for the weekend events posts using the Verve Meta Boxes plugin. The Verve Meta Box Plugin is

Community Library Website Case Study – Part 52 Sort Posts by Meta Value

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This is the 52nd in a series of live lessons on using WordPress and Thesis as a Content Management System (CMS). In this lesson we sort the way catalog items are displayed on the Catalog Page by call number.  Call number is a custom post meta value.  We learn how to add ‘orderby’ => ‘meta-value’.

Community Library Website – Case Study Part 9 – Creating Custom Post Meta

This is the ninth in a series of live lessons on using WordPress and Thesis as a Content Management System (CMS). In this case study we are creating a community library website. In this lesson we create our custom post meta. We use the plugin Verve Meta Boxes to create and configure our post meta.

Community News Case Study Part 9 – Display Custom Post Types by Category

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This is part 9 in our case study demonstrating the use of Thesis as a CMS with a Community News Site. We are using custom post types for each community and have created a community “posts” page where those custom post types will be displayed. Next we will display our community posts as organized by