Custom Post Types and Theme Builders – Part Five Toolset Blocks
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Custom Post Types and Theme Builders – Part Five Toolset Blocks

Introduction This post is part five in a series looking at Custom Post Types and the theming functionality of page builders. By “theming” I mean the ability to create content templates for Custom Post Types. Premium page builders now have that ability, but there are a lot of differences between them. This series provides a…

Custom Post Types and Theme Builders – Part Four Elementor Pro
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Custom Post Types and Theme Builders – Part Four Elementor Pro

Introduction This post is part four of a series looking at Custom Post Types and the theming functionality of page builders. Premium page builders now the ability to create theme templates, but the process, difficulty, and limitations are different for each page builder. This series provides a walk-through of options so you can see what…

Custom Post Types and Theme Builders – Part Three Beaver Builder and Beaver Themer
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Custom Post Types and Theme Builders – Part Three Beaver Builder and Beaver Themer

Introduction This post is part three of a series looking at Custom Post Types and theme builders. Most premium page builders now include a theme builder, the ability to create theme templates. However, the theming process, difficulty, and limitations are different for each page builder. The idea of this series is to get a walk-through…

Custom Post Types and Theme Builders – Part Two Divi 4
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Custom Post Types and Theme Builders – Part Two Divi 4

Introduction This post is part of a series looking at Custom Post Types and theme builders. In part one I used Custom Post Types UI and Advanced Custom Fields to create a custom post type. The plan in subsequent parts of the series, is to use the theme builder functionality built into popular page builders….

Custom Post Types and Theme Builders – Part 1 CPT UI and ACF
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Custom Post Types and Theme Builders – Part 1 CPT UI and ACF

Introduction There are several options for creating Custom Post Types (CPTs) and custom fields. The most popular way to do it is with Custom Post Type UI (CPT UI) and Advanced Custom Fields (ACF). There are several reasons why the combination of CPT UI and ACF is the number one choice: CPT UI is free…

Themify Post Type Builder – The Easy Option for Custom Post Types and Templates
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Themify Post Type Builder – The Easy Option for Custom Post Types and Templates

Introduction The Themify Post Type Builder (PTB) is a plugin for creating Custom Post Types (CPTs) and their display templates.  It is easy to work with and has some advanced features.  In this post, I want to do an overview of the features so that you can get a sense of whether it would fit…

Crocoblock Suite for Elementor: Custom Post Types & Templates – JetEngine & JetThemeCore
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Crocoblock Suite for Elementor: Custom Post Types & Templates – JetEngine & JetThemeCore

In this article I’m going to take a look at the Crocoblock Suite, especially in relation to dynamic data and creating theme templates. Video Here is a video walk-though of the using JetEngine and JetThemeCore for working with dynamic data.  I also use the JetSearch and JetSmartFilters plugins for search and filter pages.  The process…

Custom Post Types and Displaying Dynamic Content – Review of the Options
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Custom Post Types and Displaying Dynamic Content – Review of the Options

Updated and expanded 9/9/2020 In this article I want to look at WordPress Custom Post Types (CPTs) and the display of dynamic data. WordPress has had internal support for Custom Post Types since version 3.0, but does not have a built-in way to create them or to display CPT content on the front-end. For a…