Full Site Editing and Custom Post Types: What You Need To Know
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Full Site Editing and Custom Post Types: What You Need To Know

In this short article I’m looking at Full Site Editing, specifically what tools you will need and what you will need to know in order to create the single and archive templates for Custom Post Types. Full Site Editing is coming in WordPress 5.9 and it will bring new opportunities for creating theme templates, but…

Cwicly Gutenberg Toolkit: A New Full Site Editing Solution
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Cwicly Gutenberg Toolkit: A New Full Site Editing Solution

This review takes a look at a new Gutenberg solution called Cwicly, pronounced “Quickly.”  This is a kit that includes a block-based theme, a Gutenberg blocks addon, and Advanced Custom Fields Pro.  You can use ACF Pro, along with the free CPT-UI to create your Custom Post Types and custom fields, and then use the…

Custom Post Types and Page Builders: Pods Review
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Custom Post Types and Page Builders: Pods Review

I’ve been publishing tutorials about Custom Post Types for a few years and I’ve been asked several times to do one on Pods. My reply has been that I’d do one when Pods version 2.8 was released. Pods 2.8 has been in development for more than 6 years and I started to think that I…

Create A Custom Archive With Piotnet Grid Builder
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Create A Custom Archive With Piotnet Grid Builder

The maker of Piotnet Addons for Elementor and Piotnet Forms has just released a new product called Piotnet Grid. This is a plugin that lets you create content grids and carousels, such as on a shop, blog, or archive page. You can also equip your grids with front-end controls for filtering, sorting, and pagination. These…

Pros and Cons of Four Custom Field Plugins and Their Page Builder Support
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Pros and Cons of Four Custom Field Plugins and Their Page Builder Support

Introduction Custom fields are one of the main features that moves WordPress from being just a blogging platform to being a platform that supports different types of content and functionality. While you can create custom fields in code, many site builders turn to one of four popular plugins that let you easily add custom fields:…

Using Meta Box with Oxygen:  Creating A Settings Page
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Using Meta Box with Oxygen: Creating A Settings Page

When it comes to working with dynamic data, Oxygen is known for being one of the most flexible and powerful builders. It has long had support for Advanced Custom Fields and Toolset. Oxygen is now adding support for Meta Box in version 3.9 and the beta was just released. Meta Box is light weight and…

Custom Post Types And Page Builders: Zion Builder
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Custom Post Types And Page Builders: Zion Builder

Zion Builder is a relatively new builder and as of this writing is already on version 2.5. This tells you that the developers are busy adding features and fixing bugs. Zion Builder was recently offered at a discounted price on AppSumo, not to raise money, but to raise awareness. The team wanted to get the…

Old School Modifying PHP Templates for Custom Post Types and Custom Fields
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Old School Modifying PHP Templates for Custom Post Types and Custom Fields

By default WordPress does not show custom fields on the front-end and to do so requires some theming. In this series we have looked at a number of tools, both plugins and themes, for creating the theme templates for Custom Post Types in order to show their custom fields. In this post we will instead…