The Advanced Custom Fields for ClassiPress(ACFCP) plugin is a powerful tool for extending the ClassiPress theme.
It allows you to add and completely control extra Profile fields and custom Ad fields. Also ACFCP Plugin allows the interaction of custom profile fields with custom ad fields and vice versa.
ACF adds many of the most requested features for ClassiPress:
- Extra profile fields
- Different types of profile fields
- Formats of ad and profile fields (including Date Field with fully customizable Datepicker and validation of input values)
- Transform of ad and profile fields values (Capitalize, UPPERCASE, lowercase)
- Private fields (private allows only the author and administrators to see an ad or profile field while hiding it from other visitors and search engines)
- Display fields only for logged-in users
- Limit the number of input symbols, words
- Field formats validation and restrictions
Double-checking of Ad fileds and Profile fields during registration and editing
Checking occurs on the client side, and then on the server side
This provides advanced protection for your site from uninvited guests
Validation of fields on the client side allows the user to obtain accurate and structured information on the ad
- Custom validation messages (edit messages in your language and help your users fill forms properly)
- Default values for all fields
- Inherit values of the profile field in the ad field
- Control output fields on the various pages and forms:
- Registration user form
- Edit profile form
- Author’s page
- User sidebar
- Single ad page (usual field list)
- Single ad page separated area (style customizable block)
- Poster tab in Ad sidebar
- Ad Loops after title
- Ad Loop after description
- New ad form
- Edit ad form
- Ability to add custom CSS styles to fields output
- Ability to add the patch CSS files to be compatible with the style of your child theme
- Plugin settings can be exported to INI file, or imported from another file
- Compatible with WPML plugin
- Compatible with WordPress Multisite.
- Has own documented API
With this plugin you can easy create the most popular profile form fields such as:
- “First Name” and “Last Name” – core WordPress profile fields, which you can add to registration form
- “Accept Terms of Service” – checkbox for your registration form
- “User Tax ID” – Private profile field, which will see only Administrator (You) and the user (ad owner)
- “Country” / “State” / “City” / “Phone number” – Location fields, which can automatically fill in “Add new ad” form. Members who submit a lot of ads on your site – will be happy.
- “Date field” – Date of any format and location
And many others …
Add any formats to the ad and profile form fields:
If you have specific ad or profile fields such as: “Phone number” or “ZipCode”, which required specific formats of values – select neccessary format from the list of proposed (there are number, digits, phone, email, url, alfanumeric, etc…)
Limit the input data from the user through forms:
You can add limits to fill numbers, lenght, words, words sets – by criteria min / max / range
Using ACF API you can add:
- New Visibility options
- New Value modifiers
- New Value formats and restrictions
- New Plugin options to provide control of new created features
Installing ACFCP Plugin will save you from modifying the ClassiPress code and tedious transition to a newer version of the theme!!!
The plugin contains a very detailed help section for each property and method. Tooltips will assist you in customizing the plugin.
Plugin API Guide publihed on the Support Forum and provides detailed documentation with real life examples.
There are plans to update the plugin for each new version of the ClassiPress and adding more new features and enhancements over time.
Works with ClassiPress 4.0.0!