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Adding two question to the Registration form... (4 posts)

  1. Jim R
    Member
    Posted 1 year ago #

    As my title says, I'd like to add two questions to my Registration Form that Insert to my MySQL database. I use a User Management plugin, s2member, to manage subscribers, and it's just about perfect for my needs with the exception the custom registration fields it creates produces serialized data. I'm having a hard time dealing with that data.

    (Any time I ask for help with serialized data that WordPress produces, I usually have to argue through, "Why did you write it to do that?" -- I didn't.)

    I'm sort of worried if I use a plugin, it will be a touch bloated and not work well with my s2member. I'd just like to know what hook to link into, if it exists, where I can place a couple of questions. Is it wp_register?

    I've already added the columns in the Users data table. :-)

  2. Pioneer Valley Web Design
    Member
    Posted 1 year ago #

    I would ask this to the plugin developer in the plugins section of this forum.

    http://wordpress.org/support/forum/plugins-and-hacks

    http://wordpress.org/support/plugin/s2member

  3. Jim R
    Member
    Posted 1 year ago #

    Thanks...I will post it at the plugins and hacks board.

    As for s2member, in creating custom registration fields I'm sure it's bulky to add a column for custom field, maybe even unstable. I'm sure serialized data is an easy add for them. It's just another row. I just don't know how to deal with it in an efficient manner.

    [mod: moved to 'Plugins and Hacks']

  4. Pioneer Valley Web Design
    Member
    Posted 1 year ago #

    I would guess the data is serialized for a reason and support for such will not be listed in a public forum

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