How to create custom meta box in wordpress

Create a meta box fields for your WordPress website. It will be help, add many many advance features on your WordPress website. You can use all HTML input type. Or you can set any other plugin for parse your data.e.g. jQuery color picker , calendar. Meta box design fully depended on your  requirement.

Meta box will work in 3 step
1. Adding the meta box
2. Rendering the meta box
3. Saving the data
Then it will be work for your website back end & front end view.wp meta box

Just copy this code in your function.php file

// Register Meta Box
add_action( 'add_meta_boxes', 'skybootstrap_register_metabox' );
function skybootstrap_register_metabox(){
	add_meta_box( 'skybootstrap_meta_id', 'Custom Meta Title', 'skybootstrap_callback_function', 'page', 'normal'  );

// Callback Function
function skybootstrap_callback_function( $parameter ){
	$default_value = get_post_custom( $parameter->ID );
	$saved_data = isset( $default_value['skybootstrap_input_box'] ) ? esc_attr( $default_value['skybootstrap_input_box'][0] ) : 'default value';
	<label for="skybootstrap_label"></label>
	<input type="text" class="regular-text" name="skybootstrap_input_box" id="skybootstrap_label" value="<?php echo $saved_data; ?>" />

//  Update Data
add_action( 'save_post', 'skybootstrap_update_metabox' );
function skybootstrap_update_metabox( $post_update_id ){
	if( defined( 'DOING_AUTOSAVE' ) && DOING_AUTOSAVE ) return;
	if( ! current_user_can( edit_post ) ) return; 
	if( !isset( $_POST['meta_box_nonce'] ) || !wp_verify_nonce( $_POST['meta_box_nonce'], 'r' ) ) return;
	if (isset( $_POST['skybootstrap_input_box'] )){
		update_post_meta( $post_update_id, 'skybootstrap_input_box', $_POST['skybootstrap_input_box'] );

Put this code where you want to show your meta box data .

<?php $meta_value = get_post_meta( get_the_id(), 'skybootstrap_input_box', true ); echo esc_html( $meta_value ); ?>

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