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the_author() not working outside the loop

I have the following code on index.php and I want to include this line of code (bellow) to display author info on top of the loop. <?php include 'author-top.php'; ?><!--author--> I ...
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Custom Post Type supports author

I am using 'author' in 'supports' array for my 'custom post type', that shows a list of all users of the site on add or edit post screen to assign author for the post. But I want to filter that list ...
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Remove author bio from posts of a specific author

I am trying to find how all posts of a specific author will appear without the author box, while all the others authors posts will have their author boxes. Can somebody help me with this?
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Guest Author - How to modify my custom function code if the guest author URL will follow a particular pattern/format?

Based on code the awesome G.M. provided in an earlier question (Use Custom Fields to Create Guest Author Link), I now have a custom function that uses custom fields to support guest authors. The code ...
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Guest Author - How can I use custom fields to create guest author link?

We are posting articles authored by guest authors. The guest authors will not be logging in to the site, and we don't want to create users for these guest authors. We are also not interested in any of ...
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How to Change Author Posts URL

How can I display an authors archive by author id instead author slug like http://example.com/author/author_slug/ to http://example.com/author/123/
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Remove /author/ from the author profile url

I'm trying to figure out the best way to remove /author/ from the profile URL of my users. I tried using the method in the link below and although it worked, it also prevented me from accessing any of ...
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Query parsing only author ids

I need array only all author ids from the loop, each one only once if possible and out of all posts in the loop. Any suggestions?
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Create custom archive page for individual authors which is separate from the author.php page

If this is a duplicate, I apologize. I have searched and searched with no luck. I have a custom author.php set which shows the most recent 10 posts (As it's set in the admin panel under General > ...
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How can an author be subscribed to the posts of another author and receive notifications of the new posts?

What I'm trying to achieve is to implement a function that will enable an author, when registered and browsing the front-end, to have the option of following other authors of the site and receiving ...
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Remove post author using child theme

I'm using twentytwelve but I don't want the author to show on single post pages. How would I go about doing that without deleting it from the parent theme.
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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(); ...
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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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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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Getting a list of custom posts by author

I'm trying to have a page where a user can view all of the custom post types after they click on an author from a previous page, but I'm having no luck with anything I can find in the built-in PHP ...
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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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Variable Not Working Inside is_author() Array

I'm using a plugin (User Groups) to separate out users into, well, groups, and I need to figure out a way to create a conditional to check if an author is in a certain group. So, using get_term_by and ...
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wordpress user profile page

in my web site I have some authors. I would that clicking on authors name, a page is opened with his contact details. How can I do? Thanks a lot
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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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Contributors can still publish content after user downgrade

I'm trying to slowly hand over WordPress access to other site users but when I downgrade their user type from "Author" to "Contributor," I'm finding that WordPress isn't restricting their respective ...
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Archives and category of authors

Description of the problem: I should make a blog with, let's say 4 authors (may be more). The blog shoud have a page 'blog-page-1' (without sidebar) on which will be the last post of each author and ...
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Auto approve all comments (editor)

I unchecked both options in the discussion area (so the one where they need a post to comment and administrator has to approve), but still, my users can't put their comments without me approving it. ...
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How to add a byline to all the pages?

I am signing up for google authorship, and they require me to add a byline to my site. But I have almost 500 pages of content on the site and can't do it manually. Would anyone be able to suggest how ...
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Simple Local Avatar Plugin

I think that Im very close to achieve my goal.. I have this function on my themes but I need a help to find the right way to call simple local avatar function so it will show the local avatar image ...
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Author Avatar as default first image

I need little bit help and customization on my existng script at function.php for wordpress 3.5. Here's what I have. As you can see here the default picture is none exist will be using $first_img = ...
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Remove wordpress author's capability to moderate comments on their own posts

WordPress authors have permission to edit others comments on their own post. How to disable this and still allow the authors to edit their published posts?
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limit post by a taxonomy in the admin

I have a site with authors from different locations. I have created a taxonomy called locations and has different countries (ex. Canada, Germany). Each author need only to see his country's post for ...
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Display author box on just certain category posts?

I'm using this code to display a author box after my blog posts. The issue that I'm having is that it is showing up on all custom post types as well which I don't want. What I need is for it to show ...
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How to display posts by author in a separate page, other than author.php?

I have an author.php page that displays two kind of posts: first section displays latest 10 posts(games) from all categories, except one. second section displays latest 10 posts only from that ...
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Is there a author_update action?

Is there an action you can tie into whenever an authors information is updated. (ie they update their display name). If not is there any way to tie into this?
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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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Conditional For get_the_author_meta

In post loop I'd like to setup a condition for get_the_author_meta. So if the author meta field is empty, then nothing is displayed. Below is what I have but it's not working. <?php ...
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Php markup question: php/html within conditional bit

I'm getting very confused trying to get an existing bit of code to work within a conditional if/else bit of code. I can't get the syntax correct. All the echo commas and semi colons (sorry I'm not a ...
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How can I add “posted by 'author'” to each post?

With a multi-user blog, how can I add a posted by Some Author line, or something similar, at the top of each post, as in this blog? I assumed this should be something very basic, and there should be ...
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static landing page leading to author specific pages w/ “live” content

My site has a static landing page with buttons to go to Cait's content or Shannons's content. Each author's page will feature their own posts, as well as a section with their social media streams. It ...
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wp user role,username and email id is missing on wp admin panel

i am facing a totally strange problem on my wordpress blog. recently i have migrate my wp blog to a new server. but on the new server everything is working fine. but my author are not able to login. ...
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Echo author slug in post edit page

On the Post edit page in the back-end, how do I echo the author's user_nicename? I am referring to the author of the post, not current user.
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Get current custom user taxonomy

I’m using the plugin User Groups which lets me group users with categories. The plugin is working essentially the same as using the manual method (custom user taxonomies) described by Justin Tadlock ...
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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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Show comment number per author per day

Is this possible? I've never seen it used, but I need it... I want to show for each author (if they are logged in) on their own profile page, the amount of comments they have posted today. If the day ...
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Google Authorship on a multi-author blog?

I hav been having some difficulties getting authorship set up for a multi-author blog. Everything appears to be set up correctly, but I am wondering if having multiple rel="author" tags on the home ...
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Cannot select certain authors for posts after import

I just consolidated a couple standalone WordPress installs into one Multi-site install. After importing posts into each site accordingly, I am unable to edit a post or page, and select a different ...
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Authors Ability to Review Post from Contributors

I am developing a CMS using WordPress. I have different user roles. I have different departments and I want users (Role of contributors) to post items that would be submitted for review by Users ...
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How can I get all author written content?

I have a site that needs two different tabs: 1. all author written content (Posts, comments, CTP) 2. all author followed content (categories, taxonomies, other users content) For the first all I ...
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How many members have made comments approved for an article?

Good afternoon. Please, I would like to have a function that calculates for each post displayed (one by one), not how many comments, but how many are the authors of the comments for the post viewed at ...
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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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Display message depending on capability outside loop

I want to display a unique message on the post (single.php) page outside the loop on author box. I want the message to be different depending on the author's capabilities. So for instance, if the ...
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Order the users by the date of their latest post

I use the following code for getting the authors of in my multi-author blog and order them by their post count. I want to order them by the date of their last post $authors = ...
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Author List page: Exclude based on last post date not working correctly

Using the following code from this post I thought I had found the answer to my problems of showing authors that have posted in the last 6 months. Unfortunately the way the function checks the date it ...
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How to modify author base slug with groups and slug to use nice_nickname?

After reading the following suggestions from Jan Fabry regarding URL rewrite and the author slug I took the challenge in combining both solution in one. Change author base slug for different roles ...