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[resolved] Advanced Content Type and custom taxonomy (5 posts)

  1. Magenta Cuda
    Member
    Posted 1 year ago #

    I have been trying to understand how Pods' Taxonomies work.

    Where is the documentation and examples? I have not been able to find anything about this on your site. Have I overlooked something?

    Do taxonomies work with "Advanced Content Type" pods? The "Associated Post Types" in the "Taxonomy Options" of the "Edit Pod:XXX" page shows only "Posts" and "Pages" even though I have several "Advanced Content Type" pods.

    http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/pods/

  2. Scott Kingsley Clark
    Member
    Plugin Author

    Posted 1 year ago #

    To understand the different content types, take a look at this comparison:

    http://podsframework.org/docs/comparisons/compare-content-types/

    Have you tried adding a relationship field? Relationship fields can be added to any content type, and relate to just about anything in WordPress.

  3. Scott Kingsley Clark
    Member
    Plugin Author

    Posted 1 year ago #

    WordPress only allows post types and taxonomies to be related to each other, not to anything else. We're looking into a new option in the future that will let you use taxonomies in the way you're thinking of.

  4. Magenta Cuda
    Member
    Posted 1 year ago #

    I have finally found away to make this work using as you suggested relationship fields. However, I am forced to use a custom WP_Query() instead of pods(). Is there another way?

  5. Scott Kingsley Clark
    Member
    Plugin Author

    Posted 1 year ago #

    What trouble are you having with using pods()?

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