This WordPress plugin enables the automation of creation of form element user interface for entering Post’ custom field. User will specify the form input type, the subject, and available options (when applicable). The corresponding form elements will automatically appear in the Write Post page.
Unpack the file
rc-custom-field-gui.zip and upload the folder
wp-content/plugins/. Activate from WP’s Plugin Management page.
This plugin supports the following types of form element: textfield, checkbox, radio, select, and textarea. To specify the custom fields, edit the file
Each entry begins with the subject inside square brackets. The second line specifies its type. The third line, which only applies to type “radio” and “select,” enumerates the available options. Each option has to be separated by a hash mark (#). For type “textarea”, “rows” and “cols” will specify, respectively, the height and width of textarea. The following are sample entries in
[Plan] type = textfield [Favorite Post] type = checkbox [Miles Walked] type = radio value = 0-9 # 10-19 # 20+ [Temper Level] type = select value = High # Medium # Low [Hidden Thought] type = textarea rows = 4 cols = 40