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AJAX-based form submission is now possible using Advanced Forms for ACF

We’ve had quite a few people ask for it and Fabian has done a fantastic job of adding AJAX support to ACF forms powered by the Advanced Forms WordPress plugin. This feature is available to both free and pro versions of the plugin as of version 1.8.0. AJAX is support is easy to enable and […]

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A beginner’s guide to using SQL to query the WordPress database

Writing SQL isn’t something we do often in WordPress but it is more common when working with custom database tables. In this article we take a look at the basics of SQL and how to use it within WordPress safely.

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Using ACF Forms to manage third party metadata for posts or users

Learn how to use ACF Forms to edit meta data from other systems such as WooCommerce, EDD, Restrict Content Pro, MemberPress, and more.

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Advanced Forms Pro now has reCAPTCHA support

As of version 1.7.0, Advanced Forms Pro makes it really easy to protect ACF Forms with Google reCAPTCHA.

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How to set up custom database tables per ACF form with Advanced Forms Pro

Storing ACF Form values in custom database tables is a powerful feature which you can easily set up using ACF Custom Database Tables and Advanced Forms Pro.

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Effortless Gutenberg Blocks with the help of ACF Theme Code Pro

Learn how to quickly and easily create custom ACF blocks for the WordPress block editor (Gutenberg) using our ACF Theme Code Pro plugin. Theme Code Pro will generate all the necessary block registration and template logic – you just need to bring the HTML & CSS to suit your project needs. Video Transcript Hey. Phil […]

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Calculated field enhancements in Advanced Forms Pro version 1.6.6

Version 1.6.6 of Advanced Forms Pro was released just a few days ago and with it came some interesting little enhancements to the calculated field that allow you to do the following: Trigger calculated field rerenders whenever needed. Intercept the rendered preview markup and append it anywhere you need it on the page. This is […]

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How to pre-fill complex fields in Advanced Forms

Learn how to pre-fill fields in Advanced Forms in the video. We’ll run through a simple text field example then move onto complex fields using a repeater and a group field to illustrate how to work with ACF’s complex field data structures. Video Transcript Hey, it’s Phil here from Hookturn and in this video I […]

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How to create multi-stage forms in WordPress using Advanced Forms

Creating forms with multiple stages in WordPress is really easy using our Advanced Forms plugin. Watch this video for a quick look at how you can create your own multi-stage forms. Video Transcript Hi, Phil here from Hookturnand I just wanted to take a few minutes to show youhow easy it is to create multi-stage […]

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How to use ACF Custom Database Tables data with WP_Query objects

If you are using the ACF Custom Database Tables plugin and have opted to bypass core metadata storage, you’ll likely end up in a situation where you need to create a WP_Query based on data from your custom tables. The basic approach here is to: Write some SQL that queries all post IDs matching your […]

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