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Get author id from url

I am trying to get the authors user_id on a page linked to by using get_author_posts_url(),. For example http://example.com/author/John%20Smith where John Smith is user_id is 23. I need to get ...
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get_comment_author_link not working properly

I have this snippet: <span><a href="<?php bloginfo('url'); ?>/writer/<?php echo get_comment_author_link(); ?>"><?php echo get_comment_author_link(); ?></a></...
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Changing /author/ link to something else: what is a better way?

Is there a better way than this snippet I am using? function change_author_permalinks() { global $wp_rewrite; // Change the value of the author permalink base to whatever you want here $...
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Author page link in comments is different than in posts?

When I hover over the comment author link on my comments, it shows a link like http://mysitenameeeee.com/?author=24 After I click it, it gets me to /author/authorname, which is fine, but I don't want ...
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Showing author page if user has no post

I have a page with profiles in which people can post or comment on a post. The problem is that if this user chooses to comment instead of post, he or she will not get an author page until it has ...
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Get the terms of a custom taxonomy for a specific author in author template

I am using a custom post type in my website and a custom taxonomy for it. An author selects one or many terms before publishsing its post. My goal is to display authors pages in front end, so I ...
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Display all comments or recent comments per user on author page

I have author pages for each author and I want to see all of their comments (or all of their recent comments) if I click on their nickname. How can I do this? I tried the beneath code, but that does ...
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Author Nickname URL Friendly

Using the below code to chnage the author page url to use the "nickname". Works ok but when the nickname is more than one word it doesnt make it url friendly. Any way to do this? add_filter( 'request'...
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Author template - separate custom post type by custom taxonomy term for $curauth

Basically I have a post type called photograph, I then have a Taxonomy group called "Subject" and several tax terms i.e. Abstract, freeze frame etc (Approx 18 in total) under that Taxonomy group. I ...
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Get Authors Role

I am using the admin role and 2 custom roles. On the author.php i want to be able to place the role of that user. I am using this to pull the role out in text $curauth = $wp_query->...
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Showing Author Information and Latest Post by author in lightbox when clicked on the name of the author

I am showing details of all the authors including the avator, Name, Description in my blog. When I click on the OPTIONS TO CONNECT link a lightbox will open and I need to show those details(which I ...
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Show the most recent post for an author on the author page

I have 6 authors in my blog page. I have profile for each of the authors. I want to show the posts of the authors dynamically under their own profile. I tried the following but it showed all posts. ...
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Calling a custom profile field only it it exists

I've used this code to show custom fields if they're filled in a post using Custom Field Suite Plugin <?php if($cfs->get('whatliked')){?> <?php echo $cfs->get('whatliked'); ?> <?...
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Creating a custom public user page

I'd like to develop a plugin that allows me to have custom user pages. I really like the way the author archive template handles the URL: /author/username. I don't want to rewrite the author_base as ...
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wp_list_authors including custom post types

I am using wp_list_authors function to list all the users in my blog, however it doesn't display the users who wrote custom post types. it only displays the users who wrote regular posts. Is there a ...
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if else for custom $curauth-> field

So I have a custom field on the author page, where a user uploads a image which will be used as a background image on their author page. I've setup up everything except I'm not sure how to setup a ...
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Create archives by author role

I have a site that will have some custom roles (capabilities), and I would like to have archives that list authors based on their role. authors.php list the profile of one author, but there is no ...
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Quest and filter posts by author ID on author page

I'm building a custom author.php template. I use this to get the author by slug $curauth = (isset($_GET['author_name'])) ? get_user_by('slug', $author_name) : get_userdata(intval($author)); Now my ...
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author.php shows profiles of all users not authors only

I've got an issue with author's template. It works great and displays authors profiles as expected, but the issue is that you can see non-authors profiles also (contributors / subscribers, basically ...
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Sliding-Doors Child Theme

I'm trying to make a child theme for Sliding-Doors, a Wordpress site. I'm following all the right steps but the child theme is not showing up on my admin panel to activate it. Is it because I am using ...
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Author Pages For Custom Post Types [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Refine custom posts by author I need a way to display author archive pages for custom post types. I already know how to include custom post types into the default authors ...
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Getting author URL outside the loop

I am trying to get author information in my header.php. This is what I use to display the name and it works like a charm: <?php $author_id=$post->post_author; ?><?php echo ...
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Display all authors in a theme template

I was having an issue the other day and successfully got a very good answer which helped me alot achive what I wanted. this is the post which I created and have all the correspondence: wordpress....
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problem with wordpress author profile page URL

I have a problem with my wordpress blog here. everything seems to be working fine but the problem is after each post i am appending author information like the image below but when i click on the ...
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Refine custom posts by author

I want to have a way of displaying a custom post archive for a particular author. I'm able to display custom posts for a category but not just the custom posts for a author. I already have a separate ...
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How do I enforce a specific custom post type on the loop

I am developing a blog where the main posts are of a custom post type. Let's assume it is a Book custom post type. I want the /author/admin page to list the books of the author admin, but instead, ...
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Show posts containing or not custom field

I'm trying to show aditional posts in the author's page. This page must have posts containing a specific meta_key and meta_value, where the displayed author it is not really the WP post's author. ...
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Displaying posts limit: can't get pagination to display [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Pagination not working with custom loop I'm creating a custom page for logged in current users to view their posts. I would like to limit the number of displayed post to 5, ...
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Post list based on the page author

I'm sorry if this question is already been done, but I couldn't solve my problem after reading similar questions. I would like to have customized author pages, in which each author can write text and ...
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How to pull user/author profile data in a plugin?

My site has a user profile page. For some reason I would like to pull user profile data in my plugin. I know I can pull logged in user profile data using get_currentuserinfo();. For example I would ...
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Is there a maximum number of author for a blog?

I am building a WP blog which will feature the work of many artists and I would like to show, for each post, the artist bio. Since it is possible for an artist to have many posts over time on the ...
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Get data from plugin People list in author template

I use Theme Mystique for my site, and the plugin People list. I have created several new fields for the profiles of authors in the plugin. Now I want to get these fields in the authors template. How ...
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resolve /author/ to a page or archive (of all authors) template

I know how to query the users and create a list of authors and can accomplish this in a page template, much like is described here: Authors Page : A page of authors my question is then.... is there ...
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Pagination only won't work in author template

I using custom $wp_query for most of my archive pages like, taxonomy,index,category and author page. Everything working fine, except one weird thing - the author template page pagination failed to ...
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Enable comments for author.php [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Commenting in user profile page? Question I have an author.php page and I need to enable comments so when other users come to that authors page they could leave a short ...
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Author.php not displaying post type posts

I note that the twentyeleven theme author.php template only display the posts from normal posts, the custom post type posts are not display in this template. How do I query all the posts from the ...
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How to display user role

How to display user role on author page. I have created my own role (group) so I want to display the user role on below the post and on author list. I have tried this code but not working as its ...
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Most recent post is missing from Author page

Here is the loop from my author.php page. It is showing recent posts, but not the MOST recent. Where is my mistake? <?php if (have_posts()): the_post(); ?> <h3> &...
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next_posts_link and previous_posts_link problem

Below is the code from my author.php file. The problem is that next_posts_link and previous_posts_link only generate links based on the number of posts in the blog authored by the author in question, ...
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Pagination in author, category, archive and tags pages does not work

I have implemented a no-plugin pagination taken from here: http://www.kriesi.at/archives/how-to-build-a-wordpress-post-pagination-without-plugin It's works perfecto un normal loop but when I try to ...
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Use of antispambot with $curauth->email

This is probably pretty simple, but... I want to use the WP function antispambot not on get_the_author_email but on a value in a field I added to User Profile called publicemail. Everything I've ...
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Authors Page : A page of authors

I'm looking for a way to create a parent authors page and then use the author.php for the individual author pages. I've been out of the loop (no pun) for a couple months and am wondering the best way ...
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Limit the length of the Author Profile Biographical Text

What it says on the tin: how can I limit the amount of text a user enters in the Biographical Info area of the User Profile? With a function? Or, jQuery if there is no way with a function? If it ...
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Password protected Profile View

I have extended the user profile page in the backend so that each user profile has several extra custom fields for data such as favorite movies, birthday and so on can be stored. Creating a dating ...
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Show author archive pages for authors with no posts

I have one page for each author, but if the author doesn't have any posts I can't get its variables, because the loop is empty. The page returns empty, no avatar, no info and stuff, the whole site is ...
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Author template help. How to check if field exists in the profile?

I'm coding my author template. I want something like this <?php if(Author filled about me)) { ?> <div class="title">About me</div> &...
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How to display specific posts with WP_Query?

I need some help with displaying some specific WordPress posts. User's on my site can click on an 'Add to favorite' link which will then store that post ID in the user_meta table for that user as an ...
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Which page is referring to *all posts by author*?

I am developing a blog and whenever I press on an author name I get the page with all pages by this author, but this page looks really bad. Any ideas of where I should inspect for problem?
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5 blogs on one WordPress site

What is the best way to have multiple blogs on one site? I am not talking about Multisite. What I want is one website with 5 blogs. All accessible from one menu and editable from one backend, I could ...