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WP_Query For Custom Author and Single CPT Search?

I have created a search page where users can search the site with these options: (1) Keyword (2) Keyword in/from 12 different Custom Post Types (CPT's) (3) Keyword in/by a single Author's posts ...
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How to add the author search in the default wordpress search?

I would like to include the author search in the default WordPress search. Is there any way of doing this? right know it retrieves all the posts with the permalinks and author names. same way i need ...
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Search posts by post author name

I want to search posts publish by particular author. For this purpose I added a filter in functions.php: function wpse_29570_where_filter($where){ global $wpdb; if( is_search() ) { ...
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Display posts from an author using search parameters (not author template/query_posts)

Is there a way to retrieve a list of all the posts by an author using search (example: ?s&author=xxx)? I can't use query_posts or author template (don't ask why, take it as a condition). And it ...
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Search by word, category, tag, author

I want to make a search page, offering search functionalities by: 1) word 2) tag 3) category 4) author Can you recommend any technique, any guideline as per how to tackle this?
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How can I include author (their archive page) in search results?

How can I include author archive pages in the default search results? For example if I have an author name Billy Joe and I type his name into the search box a link to his author archive would ...
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Is it possible to search authors by profile field?

Yeah, is there a way to add a search function that only searches through author profiles? For example, if someone is searching for authors called John Smith, is there a way to have a search form that ...
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Extend WordPress search to include user search

There is many a WordPress plugin out there that enhances WordPress search but I have yet to find a plugin that will add user search. Search Everything used to have the functionality but was removed ...
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Possible to search by author name with default WordPress search function?

I realize improving WordPress's search function is a huge can of worms, but the ONLY additional thing I need it to do is to show results when I search for an author's name. For example, if we have an ...
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Restrict Search Results to Post Author

Is there a way to restrict search results to only those posted by the logged in user? I have a front-end form the user fills out. Every user has a front-end dashboard and is able edit their own ...