IMG Custom Post Types

Custom Post Types, are by far and away one of the best additions to WordPress. However, they can be a bit cumbersome to set-up.

With the IMG Custom Post Types plug-in creating basic custom post types is now easily done via your functions.php with some simple code.


  1. Download the relevant files from the WordPress plugins section or get it at github:gist here and place the img-custom-post-types-plugin.php file into your plugins directory.
  2. Activate the plugin


IMG Custom Post Types requires PHP 5.2 or higher


Add/edit screen for your custom post type
Listings view of your custom post type

Usage 1 – Simple

Usage 2 – Custom fields

Usage 3 – Custom fields and custom categories (taxonomy)

Usage 3 – Custom fields (different data types)