Custom post types can be configured to behave and display to your specifications. In this movie you'll learn how to configure custom post types to work the way you want.
- [Instructor] With the basic settings and additional…labels in place, we can turn out attention to the settings,…and this is where custom post types…truly come into their own.…The whole reason why we can create custom post types…is we want new custom types of content to be added…to our WordPress site, and with these settings,…we can customize how that custom post type appears…appears on the backend, what is available from it…on the frontend and what kind of features it has,…and we can truly customize these post types to behave…completely different from pages and posts and anything else.…
Let's take a closer look at each of these settings…and see what you can do with them.…Off the very top, we start with public.…It's set to true by default, you can change it to false…if you want to.…If you set this to false, it means the post type…is only available on the backend of your site.…That sounds odd, but there are actually many cases…where you may want to add a post type just on the backend,…only administrators or anyone else who can log in…
- What are WordPress custom post types and taxonomies
- Creating and testing the plugin
- Creating posts with custom post types
- Building basic custom taxonomies
- Creating custom post type templates
- Including custom post types in the front page index
Skill Level Advanced
Q: This course was updated on 06/22/2017. What changed?
A: New videos were added that cover the Custom Post Type UI plugin; creating custom taxonomies; exporting and importing custom post types, taxonomies, and settings; and making custom post types and custom taxonomies available from the REST API.
1. Understanding Custom Post Types and Taxonomies
2. Creating a Plugin for Custom Post Types and Taxonomies
3. Creating Custom Post Types
4. Creating Custom Taxonomies
5. Creating Custom Post Type Templates
6. Working with Custom Post Types and Taxonomies
7. Going Further with Custom Post Types
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8. Tying Custom Post Types and Taxonomies to a theme
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