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ACF Images Search And Insert


This plugin extends WP Media modal and enable to search CC0 images using Pixabay and Flickr. You can insert found images into ACF image fields only by drug and drop. If you want to build a picture book with WordPress and ACF, this plugin will help.

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Source code is hosted at GitHub.


  • Search result in WP Media modal


  • Install Advanced Custom Fields if you haven’t yet.
  • Upload acf-images-search-and-insert folder to your /wp-content/plugins/ directory.
  • Activate the plugin from Admin > Plugins menu.
  • Once activated you should check with Settings > ACF Images Search And Insert
  • Use ACF Images Search And Insert link in WP Media modal


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What filter hooks does this plugin offer?

There’re two filter hooks are available.

  • aisai_initial_keyword – for setting default search keyword
  • aisai_image_caption – for setting image caption


Sentabr 3, 2016
Drug and drop to assign images into ACF image field, is one of my favorite points in this plugin. It works very smoothly. I should enhance this plugin to cover many more images provider in near future update.
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Contributors & Developers

“ACF Images Search And Insert” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.




  • First release