Custom fields are really one of those little elements that take WordPress Design & Functionality to a new level.
Essentially it’s a little bit, or alot of extra data attached to the post, page or post type.
- It can be used to create programatic features
- It can be used to create Visual Features
- To Build Custom Page Structures
- Used excessively for custom image placement – eg post thumbnails
- The uses area extensive
Some Other Examples
- Quite of the Content Areas on this homepage are controlled with Custom Fields.
- Header Feature Images
- Accordion with the Offerings