Custom fields allow you to extend the default functionality offered by StoryChief.
Check out this in-depth article on how and why to use custom fields.
When using external custom fields, you'll need to map these over to your Webflow site as well.
Step 1. Go to your Webflow channel page and click on Edit to the right of the website name.
Step 2. Scroll down until you reach the Webflow field. Select the dropdown and choose the custom field just created in StoryChief. Click Update settings. Your custom field is now linked correctly!
Step 3. 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 Webflow upon publishing.
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