2020 was a tough time for everyone due to COVID-19. The pandemic caused a lot of difficulties for Meta Box and Meta Box users. However, we have endeavored to overcome and tried to support our users at our best. We have achieved many successes in 2020, and also, plan to do many things for our users in 2021.
Are you a Pods user that wants to switch to Meta Box plugin without missing any custom post types and custom fields data created by Pods? Don’t worry, it’s easier than you’d imagined! In this article, we’re going to move all custom post types and custom fields data from Pods to Meta Box within minutes.
It’s no secret that we used Gumroad to sell Meta Box extensions and then switched to FastSpring a few months ago. Both e-commerce platforms are great and easy to integrate with WordPress. There are some pros and cons of each platform that might be suitable in different cases, which I’m going to reveal in this post.
Adding the pagination and the search box feature on the back end will be useful for WordPress users in many cases. Especially in the page / post editor of WordPress, you need to choose details like background image, colors, … for your Gutenberg blocks sometimes. It doesn’t matter if you only have a few options. But when there are dozens of options, you should definitely add the pagination and the search box to find them easily.
In part 1 of this series, we learned about how to get posts by custom fields in WordPress with the
WP_Query function. However, if we need to deal with databases, it’s better to find another faster, easier, and more convenient way. That method is joining
wp_postmeta tables together, and then querying by SQL. In part 2 of the series “How to get posts by custom fields in WordPress”, we’ll use this way to add the advanced searching feature that allows users to search by keywords in posts / pages titles and custom fields content.
In part 2 of the series “Create an OTA website like booking.com with Meta Box plugin”, we created filters that allow users to search for hotels on the Hotel archive page. Then, to help users find their desired rooms in each hotel conveniently, we need to filter vacancies in Hotel single pages.
In part 1 of the series “Create an OTA Website Like Booking.com with Meta Box plugin”, we completed creating a page to introduce hotel rooms and creating custom fields to fill in the booking data. But an OTA website needs more than that: a filter hotel system to help users search for hotels that fit their requirements easily and quickly. So, this next part is about how to create filters on the Hotel archive page. Let’s find out!
A multilingual website may help people run their business more successfully and reach more customers from all over the world. To create a multilingual website and reach that target, the common choice is using a translation plugin to save time and effort. But there’re many plugins out there so choosing the suitable one seems to be not easy. Among them, the most popular choices are the freemium plugins: Polylang, TranslatePress, Weglot; and the premium one: WPML.
When users visit a website, loading speed may be one of the most important things that they care about. It directly affects the users experience and their decision to stay or leave the website. Therefore, webmasters always try to speed up their sites. There are many methods to do it, and using cache plugins is one of them.