Front Facing User Profile Editing & Customization with ACF

Advanced Custom Fields (ACF) is a plugin that adds easy access to creating, editing, and maintaining custom meta boxes and fields to WordPress. Using a very simple API, developers can show the values of these custom fields on the front end of by editing theme template files. The official ACF site has a lot of awesome documentation to show you how to use almost every feature included in the plugin, but today we are going to go a little further. Let’s take a look at adding custom profile fields to users in the backend and create a way for logged in users to edit that information without going to the dashboard.

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