WordPress comes with “posts” and “pages”. Directory sites need other types of content to hold and organize listings. In this chapter, we explain what custom types, fields and taxonomy are.
If you’re already familiar with this terminology, you can skip to the next chapter and dive directly into how to create it with Toolset.
Sometimes, you might wonder if you should add information to posts using custom fields or taxonomy. And often, you can achieve the same with both. Learn the differences between the two and best practices when deciding which one to use.