How to add Custom Post Meta to your Post-Based Sliders

This article will show you how to add Custom Post Meta to your Post-Based Sliders

  • Note:
    If you're setting up a Meta Reference using a 3rd party plugin, visit this link that can help to make sure the Original Handle being used is correct.

Step 1: Create a Post-Based Slider

Step 2: Edit a post and in the Screen Options, enable Custom Fields

Step 3: Navigate to the Custom Fields section and insert a new Custom Field as shown below.

Click "Enter New" link
Insert a "Meta Name" in the "Name" column and your contents in the "Value" column

Step 4: Create a Text/HTML Layer and insert the code below to display the custom post meta from your posts into your slider.

  • Important Note:
    Change the "meta-name" to the name you specified in the posts Custom Fields "Name" column.