What’s a Metabox?Also known as a “write panel,” a “metabox”is one of those nice little boxes in the backend of WordPress that you use forentering or controlling content.Metaboxes let you use radio buttons, datepickers, file uploads, and other handy UIelements that custom fields don’t. Theymake life easier for your clients.
Display as Normal Custom Fields // display speaker bio echo "<h3>About theSpeaker</h3>"; echo "<div class=speaker-bio>"; echo "<p>" .genesis_get_custom_field( wpcf-speaker-bio ) . "</p>";
Display with Views Pluginhttp://wp-types.com/home/views-create-elegant-displays-for-your-content/Note—I didn’t actually find compiling all these shortcodes a lot easier thanbuilding the templates myself. You still have to style the templates. So after alittle tinkering, I gave up and used Method 2.
More StuffAs always, you’ll find links to relatedresources, plus a copy of these slides, onthe EastBayWP.com site.You can find me, your humble presenterand harried meetup organizer,@salliegoetsch on Twitter or atWPFangirl.com.