MB Custom Post Type is a free extension for the Meta Box plugin which helps you to create and manage custom post types easily in WordPress by providing an easy-to-use interface in the admin area.

The plugin allows you to handle all post type’s arguments and taxonomy’s parameters such as menu labels, admin bar label, exclude from search, disable archive page, etc. just in minutes. You don’t need to write custom PHP code to register custom post types anymore (using function register_post_type() and register_taxonomy()).

Using MB Custom Post Type extension, you will be able to craft the WordPress admin and turn it into a professional Content Management Systems.

Note: Since version 1.1.0, MB Custom Post Type has integrated MB Custom Taxonomy to create and manage custom taxonomies with a similar interface.

Features

  • Supports all arguments for creating custom post types
  • Supports live editing mode, which auto fill in all necessary labels for you!
  • Clean code
  • Registered custom post types can be exported/imported using default WordPress functionality (no more plugins!)

The plugin is open source and hosted on Github. To update or report issues while using the plugin, please open new tickets.

Using MB Custom Post Type in combination with other extensions will help you manage any content types in WordPress easily and make your website more professional.

Install

You need to install Meta Box plugin first

  • Go to Plugins | Add New and search for Meta Box
  • Click Install Now button to install the plugin
  • After installing, click Activate Plugin to activate the plugin

Install MB Custom Post Type extension

  • Go to Plugins | Add New and search for MB Custom Post Type
  • Click Install Now button to install the plugin
  • After installing, click Activate Plugin to activate the plugin

Usage

After activating the plugins, you will see a new menu item Post Types in the left menu. Clicking on that will redirect you to the main plugin page where you can create or mange custom post types. Please see the video above to understand how to use the plugin.

View plugin on wordpress.org | View plugin on Github