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How to change the Author Slug from Username to Nickname and deal with Special Characters

I need to change the author slug from username to nickname: This is what is set by default: http://domain.tld/author/(username) This is what I need: http://domain.tld/author/(nickname)-(author-ID) ...
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How to create a page for authors? like www.myblog.com/author/

I have author.php and it's working fine for authors separately. eg: if I click author1 and it goes to www.myblog.com/author/author1 and shows his details if I click author2 and it goes to ...
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How to create custom authors links

I would like to create custom authors links that lead to the page specified by the author. Instead of http://example.com/author/example for example http://facebook.com/authorexample. How can I do ...
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Comment_author_url doing nothing

I have this function: <?php function top_comment_authors($amount = 5) { global $wpdb; $results = $wpdb->get_results(' SELECT COUNT(comment_author_email) AS comments_count, ...
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Display posts with author in the url with custom post types

I'm having a really difficult time with this. I have a multi-user gallery site. Each author has his own page that lists the author's posts (this is a custom post type). I have made it so that the ...
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Extracting a variable from a permalink

I used the "Edit Author Slug" plugin to change the author base to /newbase . In the functions.php file, I added a new node to the toolbar (View Profile) that when clicked points to ../newbase/johndoe ...
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How do I get the author's page url from their ID?

What is the best way to get the author's page url, so http://example.com/author/user73, from their ID number?
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How to check current URL for endpoint in a template file?

What's the best way to check current url for endpoint in a template file? I have a plugin that creates endpoints in author.php... so now i'm trying to check in author.php so that only certain code is ...
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Override default url for author pages?

So the default url to display a list of posts by a particular author looks like this: http://domain.com/author/{username} I am wondering how to change the 'author' in that url to something else? I ...