If you are using the Advanced Custom Fields (ACF) plugin on a WordPress website, you can connect your custom fields to ones in your StoryChief account. Follow this help article and you'll be linked up in no time.

Step 1. Make sure that you already have ACF installed. Now download, install, and activate the StoryChief ACF plugin on your WordPress site.

Step 2. In StoryChief, go to AccountStoriesCustom Fields.

Step 3. Click on Add Custom Field to get started. You will now be presented with different types of fields. Choose the same type as the field created in ACF.

Step 4. Fill in the details and click on Save. The value is what will be sent to WordPress. 

Step 5. Visit your WordPress channel page in StoryChief and click on edit for your website. This allows the new custom field(s) to be sent to WordPress, you don't need to change anything.

Step 6. In the admin site of WordPress, go to SettingsStoryChief ACF

Step 7. Now you can link custom fields to ones in WordPress. Click on Save changes.

Step 7. To use a custom field in a story, go to the Summary tab of the editor and scroll down to Custom fields. Enter the value you want to use and it will be passed to WordPress upon publishing.

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