Advanced Custom Fields Review



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Review Date

March 2023


Elliot Condon

Company Name

WP Engine




Own Site

Free Version

Available on

Initial Release


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2M + Ratings


Free Extensions

10+ Free Addons

Premium Extensions

20+ Pro Addons

Pricing Options


Past LTD


Money Back Guarantee


Support System

Email,Support Ticket,Live Chat

Site Usage

1 Site,10+ Sites,Unlimited Sites




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Affiliate Program


ACF is the best plugin for beginners to start with building their own website and take control over the “look and feel” of their website, using the free version you can have limited access to fields.

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Make Use Of the Advanced Custom Fields plugin take complete control of your WordPress to modify screen & customized field area information
Ease of Use

Advanced Custom Fields(ACF)  is one of the best customization tools that allow you to add extra content fields to your WordPress this tool helps you to have full control of fields that you would need, you can use the limited number of fields on your site with the free version of ACF.

Advanced Custom Fields was developed by Elliot Condon, the free version of the plugin is available in so you can download it to your WordPress site.  ACF is also available in the PRO version that includes a lot more fields and functionality with extra flexibility.

ACF Features

ACF  has all the necessary features required to make any customization simple.

Include fields as needed: Our field builder allows you to rapidly and easily include fields to WP modify screens with just the click of a few buttons.

Add them anywhere: Fields can be included throughout WP consisting of posts, messages, articles, blog posts, users, taxonomy terms, media, comments, and also customized alternatives web pages!

Show them anywhere: Display your customized field values in any type of theme, layout, document, files with our problem-free programmer features! with the help of extensive documentation for all the features, you can find each features a tutorial on their resource page.


ACF Getting Started


Auto Installation

  1. Log in to your WP.
  2. Dashboard > Plugin > Add new > search ACF and install
  3. Activate the installed plugin
  4. Once you install the plugin, you will find a new menu item “Custom Fields”

FTP Installation

  1. Download the plugin from
  2. Upload the plugin to the ‘/wp-content/plugins/’ directory
  3. Activate the plugin by visiting your Dashboard > Plugin.
  4. Once you install the plugin, you will find a new menu item “Custom Fields”


With over 30 field types added and hundreds user-created, custom field management couldn’t be easier!


All About Fields

ACF makes use of field groups to connect fields to posts, messages, articles, blog posts. Each field group consists of a title, fields, location rules, and also visual setups. To produce an area group, click on “custom fields” from menu selection You will see a welcome screen such as similar to this:


Add New: Click on Add New to create a new field group, When creating or editing the field group, you will certainly see 3 areas;  Fields, Location, and Options


Below you can develop and manage a range of customized areas. Clicking the “Add Field” switch will develop a brand-new area and include it to the bottom of the checklist (you can reorder your areas by dragging the order number as a take care of). Including a field will certainly resemble this:




Field Settings

Each field consists of setups to identify where and how information is loaded and also conserved. These settings can be customized when editing and enhancing an area group. All areas share some typical setups, but also use unique setups per area kind. These one-of-a-kind settings can be discovered by finding out more regarding the area kind. Below is a screenshot revealing the available area setups for a message field.


ACF  Free v/s Pro features

ACF Free version has more than 25 field types that you can use in building your site.

The pro version gives you the addition of some more features for the free version pro features like Page Builder, Clone fields, and many more

Free Features

  • Location Rules Fields
  • 29 Field Types
  • Conditional logic

Pro Features

  • PHP Blocks
  • Repeatable Fields
  • Page Building tools
  • Custom Options Pages
  • Media Galleries
  • Clone Field

Pro’s and Con’s


  • The free version has a limited number of fields
  • Very easy to use if your beginner
  • Smart conditional logic
  • Fully responsive
  • Support all type of WordPress themes
  • Pro version gives the best out the free version


  • Comparitively Pricy


When comes to pricing you will get a free version in the WordPress repository, for more features you need to go for the pro version. you can check out full features include in the pro version here.

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Final Verdict

If you are looking for a custom page builder that is easy to use and create any number of custom fields then you can give a try to ACF (Advanced Custom Fields) free version. In the first impression itself, you are going to feel how easy to work this is. If you feel you need more fields with good performance and functionality you can get the PRO version.

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