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Include admins in author drop-down on edit post screen

In the back-end when editing a post there is a dropdown to select post author which is populated by registered usernames. But, users with an admin role do not appear in the list, there is an "Admin" ...
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edit comments capability for authors

I am using wp site where registered users have authors roles. I want authors to have permissions to edit their own comments. Now only admin user have capability to edit comments and even editors do ...
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Only display authors who have posts

I am using the code below to display all authors and their posts (in a custom post type called "publication"). This works, however it also lists users who do not have posts. How can I adapt this code ...
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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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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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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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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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Change base URL of pages created by certain users

Currently on wordpress all pages are created under the base URL (example.com/{PAGE}). Currently I am aware you can change the permalink of posts to example.com/{author}/{POST} but can this also be ...
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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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Make user as Default contributor for all Blog Posts

I need to get a different requirement, where a particular user need to set as default contributor. I'm not sure whether wordpress actually makes a user default. But for now i need to make a user as ...
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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 ...
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No authors in change author dropdown

I have added a custom post type "Review", and a custom role "Reviewer". The issue is when logged as admin I take review which current author is admin and I want to change author to a Reviewer I have ...
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Advanced author permalinks

I'm trying to build permalink structure for author archives that would allow me to display different custom post types posts in 'subpages/subarchives' of author archive. So the idea is to change ...
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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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Change get_current_user_id code to the author's profile

I've been modifying a long abandoned plugin project that provides a Stackoverflow inspired badge system for Wordpress. I have upgraded some of its code so it functions with the new Wordpress version. ...
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How can I add an author-box below a post?

I would like to have a box below each blogpost with information about the author. These screenshots are examples for what I would like to have: Links that could help: I've found these links ...
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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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How to set post author to custom post field via front-end form?

hope someone can help. I have my WP install configured to capture posts via a front-end form. Users do not log in, which is an explicit requirement. The author should be set based on a custom post ...
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Get the user type of an author

I'm working on a site and I need to get the type of user the author is so I can mark it. The idea is that if an Admin level user post something it has a [ADMIN] tag or something next to their name. I ...
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Permalink to user profile

How can I retrieve the permalink to a user (author) profile dynamically outside the loop by ID? an alternative to the_author_link(), but for outside the loop. Example: get_author_link($user_id);
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How to filter the edit comments admin page, show only current logged in author comments [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Filtering the Admin Comments List to Show Only Comments from the Current User? I am trying to get the edit-comments admin page to only show comments for the logged in ...
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Wordpress Author Page

Whenever I click on the Author link, I get redirected to the home page. I've set up the author.php page according to the instruction on codex, but still no luck. Does anyone have any other ...
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Restrict user role Author from viewing comments in admin interface

I want to add an user as an Author to my blog, so that he can publish posts. But i don't want him to be able to view all the (unapproved) comments in the admin interface. Is there any code snippet / ...
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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 implement friend system for Wordpress?

At the moment my users posts are only viewable to them. I would like to implement a system where they can choose to share any post with other users they know. The problem I'm having is, how do I make ...
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How to get all possible arguments for a wordpress function

I'm trying to get all arguments for function get_the_author_meta() or the_author_meta() because I have custom profile fields such as "parent name" and so, not only the normal arguments which is in ...
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How to get author's name by author's id

I want to show recent posts like this. <ul id="recent-posts"> <?php foreach( wp_get_recent_posts() as $recent ){ ?> <li> <a href="<?php echo ...
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How to check if commenter is the_author?

What's the best way of checking if my commenter is also the author of the post that he post comment on? I know there's a css way (.byauthor), but how about PHP? How to compare post author with ...
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How to conditionally hide author name on Single.php if category is “news”, otherwise if category is something else display author name?

I would like to be able to conditionally hide the author's name on the Single.php if the Category name is equal to "News" and otherwise if the category is something else hide it. How do I go about ...
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How can I merge two authors?

I noticed on one of my WordPress installs I have two admin authors with the same email address. Both of them have posts attributed to them. They are both for the same person, so I'd like to combine ...
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Display Notification Bar on Header on Certain Post Count

I want to display notification bar on header in my Wordpress theme when user submit certain number of post. I want to notify my author once they are submit amount of post. e.g. if (authorpost === ...
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Set Default User Role

I'm using WordPress 3.3.1. When a user registers, I want to be able to set the new user to an author. How would I do this?
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Display only author posts in dashboard all posts panel

I would like to display only authors own posts in dashboard all posts section. As of now it displays everything. I found some code here which is written by @t31os Its working correctly. function ...
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What does the class look like that is returned from WP_User_Query?

$wp_user_search = new WP_User_Query( array( 'role' => 'author' ) ); $author_list = $wp_user_search->get_results(); foreach($author_list as $author) { // author properties? } Can you point ...
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Breadcrumbs - get the author?

I have my own function called breadcrumbs(). In it I call is_author() to determine whether I am on an author page. If true I would like to know which author's page I am on. I tried the_author(), but ...
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Author list based on recently active

My list of authors is now based on post count and I would like it to be based on recently active user. My idea was trying changing the orderby to post_date but it has no effect. Any suggestions to how ...
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Is author.php a core file?

I want to change the author.php with more information. Can i edit author.php without it remove my code, after a Wordpress update? Or is there some hook for this.
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Get author_id in wordpress

I'm having problems to get author_id in this code. Don't show nothing. Some can help me? <?php global $query_string; query_posts( $query_string . '&orderby=rand' ); ?> <?php ...
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obtain the author id given the post id

If $a contains the ID of a certain post, how can one obtain the corresponding author ID? I've tried with $b = get_post( $a); $c = $b->post_author; $d = $c->ID; but it does not work.
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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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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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List author's posts with SQL

I want display authors'posts with the code below but authors' name aren't showing. What is wrong? <? // query test $qry = $wpdb->get_results( $wpdb->prepare(" SELECT * FROM $wpdb->posts ...
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Display Post Author Link above the loop

I am trying to display current post author link above the loop (before loop starts) with this tag the_author_posts_link() but it's not displaying the author post link. Anyone please help me. Edited ...
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Get author's first name

I am probably being a little dumb here, but can anyone point me in the right direction. I am trying simply display the authors first name as a link in my loop. But the doesnt seem to be any options ...
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no emails for a user account

Is it possible to create a user account without an email. Just a username? I saw that there is a plugin to allow multiple authors under one email. Does anyone have any recommendations on other ways ...
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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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Is it possible to get_terms by author?

I get terms from all my posts with get_terms, $tags = get_terms( 'mytags', '&number=5&orderby=date&order=desc&hide_empty=1' ); foreach ( $tags as $tag ) { echo '<a ...
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Clean links in: the_author_meta('description')

I need to clean any links returned from the_author_meta('description') The code I use is simply that: <p><?php the_author_meta('description'); ?></p> I Searched old question but ...
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Get avatar of the logged-in user in Wordpress

How can I get a user avatar to display in the header of my WordPress site? I've tried: <a href="<?php echo get_author_posts_url($post->post_author); ?>" title="<?php the_author_meta( ...