Field Editor Conditional Shortcodes 1.7.0 – 1.8.0

As of version 1.7.0+ the shortcodes now have conditional logic integrated with them.  For any specific examples below, I will be using [custom_field] shortcode, but they all will work the same.  See the end of this page, for video tutorial that goes over these features. This documentation is for Field Editor 1.8.0 or OLDER, please […]

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Admin Only Fields in Conditional Logic

As of version 1.8.1 of the Field Editor WP Job Manager addon, you can now use the filters below to allow any admin only field, or only specific ones you define … along with a default value for that field (if you want).  Version 1.8.0 or older you were able to select an admin only […]

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Field Editor Conditional Shortcodes

As of version 1.8.1+ the shortcodes now have conditional logic integrated with them.  Make sure to read all the documentation below, especially if you plan on nesting conditional shortcodes inside each other. Documentation for Conditional Shortcodes in version 1.7.0 through 1.8.0, can be found here: https://plugins.smyl.es/docs-kb/field-editor-conditional-shortcodes-1-7-0-1-8-0/ Full shortcode attributes and reference can be found here: […]

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Using custom template overrides for form input fields (form-fields)

If you plan to use Template Overrides for WP Job Manager, and those template overrides are for any of the input fields (any files inside the form-fields  directory), and you are using the Field Editor plugin, there are a few things you need to be aware of. This documentation is only applicable for any of the FORM […]

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Conditional Fields (Beta)

WP Job Manager Field Editor Conditional Logic Disable Fields

Intro Full Tutorial WP Job Manager Field Editor now has conditional fields available, current in beta phase while testing is completed and bugs are reported.  Below you will find some information about how to use Conditional Fields. Beta Key Points If you configure a group to Show fields, they will be automagically hidden by default (unless […]

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How to set submit listing page fields to 2 column (half width)

Submit Listing Default Example

When creating the WP Job Manager Field Editor plugin I specifically did not include any CSS and this was done to keep the plugin as bloat free as possible, as well as to be compatible with as many themes as possible.  This ultimately leaves it up to your theme to handle the styling of the […]

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How to duplicate a field

There may be times where you want to duplicate a field in the WP Job Manager Field Editor.  Even though there isn’t a “duplicate” option, it’s actually very easy to do. All you need to do is go to Edit the field you want to duplicate, and then change the meta key to the meta key […]

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Customize taxonomy output order sorting by name

As of WP Job Manager Field Editor version 1.6.3+ you can now use a filter to customize the order in which taxonomy values are output when using any of the available output methods.  Below I will go over how the filter works, as well as provide an example to do so. If you are not comfortable […]

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How to convert a standard text field into a currency field using jQuery MaskMoney

Currency Field Example

If you’re looking to have a currency (or pricing) field type while using the WP Job Manager Field Editor plugin, even though there isn’t a currency field type, it is still possible with a little bit of code. Before doing anything below, I strongly recommend checking out the jQuery plugin that will be used for […]

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Styling Custom Fields on Job/Resume Listing

Styling Custom Fields on Job/Resume Listing Because WP Job Manager Field Editor does not include any styles (which 99% of the time causes problems), the plugin relies on your theme or adding custom styles to get everything to appear exactly how you would want it to.  Luckily I took this into consideration when adding this […]

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