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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( ...
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I have two problems ( SEO )

how are you ? In my website I want to make the author's page and category(slug of it is country) to be in google reslut .. like this : http://rehlat-world.com/profile/saqaf , but when I search in ...
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Output author and description if description is not empty

Is it possible to only display the author's name and description (aka bio) if the description contains text? This code doesn't work (it doesn't return the name or description) but hopefully it can ...
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Give Author users the right to embed

I'm trying to allow "author" users to embed in posts. I (the administrator) can iframe, embed, etc...., but authors can not. Can someone show me to give authors 'just' the ability to embed and ...
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Root level category, tag, author and archive pages to work

I want root level Wordpress urls to work for category, tag, author and archive page. For example right now categories pages are. domain.com/category/cat-name/ it shows posts under cat-name ...
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Authors & profiles (and exclude ID's)

I'm facing the following: I need to create a page with all authors and exclude multiple (id's). Strangely I'm using 'subscribers' to list the authors but it's working. <?php if ( ...
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Get List of all the Authors

How could i get List of all the Authors? author.php file shows the Information about Individual Author. for example: http://domain.com/author/bj that returns the Bj's Profile. if i enter ...
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Display an authors post on a single page only when they are logged in

I am having trouble finding a solution or the correct tutorial on how to get this done, I have been looking for weeks and still no outcome. What I am trying to accomplish is display all post on the ...
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Display A list of Admins

I have a function that allows me to display ALL users on my site, but I was wondering if there was a way to display Admins and Contributors in a separate loop? My current function: function ...
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Get_the_author doesn't return author name

I insert author box below my post and use get_the_author to return author name but it doesn't working. It also doesn't working with Search post by author. Hope everyone give me solution, thank in ...
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Posts in loop all show the same author when there are many authors

I am iterating through an array of post IDs $ids. All is displayed correctly except for the authors. Every post shows the same author, although the posts are by different authors. I can't seem to get ...
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This code won't find authors page?

I am using this code to display current users author page. However if the user has a space in their username it won't find the URL. How can I get the code to place a '-' if there is a space in the ...
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add capability to author role to be able to delete attachments

I need my authors to have the right to delete any of the attachments they uploaded in case they made some mistake. Currently if the author clicks on any thumbnail in media-library, he gets the ...
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Different posttypes for different authors

Now what I need to find a solution of is this issue: I have 8 authors, and a bunch of posts. All authors have there own adsense (or other affiliate), we wish to show the adds belongings to the ...
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Allow Google crawler to crawl specific Author pages

I have a WordPress website with thousands of registered users. For each user a profile page is created. Most of these pages are low quality because most users do not fill their profile with ...
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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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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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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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Show the title of the latest post by author

I have the following function which I use to show the author name,author avatar and the author biography in a div. I need to show the title of the latest post by the author along with this. Can anyone ...
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Get all media files for current author

I'm trying to create a list on the frontend of my site of all media items that the current user has uploaded. It seems like the way to do this would be to loop through and compare the ID of the ...
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Cannot retrieve author in sidebar of single.php

Within a post I can use the_author() to retrieve the author name, but in the sidebar of a single-post page this does not return anything. How to get metadata on the post author outside the post?
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Get all posts by post_author

I am creating a back-end dashboard where I need to show all the post assigned to current user by the wp admin. I assign user role to Author and while creating post (as a wp admin) just assign ...
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How can I limit page parent dropdown to show only author's own pages?

I'm trying to get the page parent dropdown (in page attributes) to show only pages that have been published by the author of the current page. This doesn't seem to work : add_filter( ...
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How we can get the author ID by its Name

How can i retrieve the author id if i have its name. I have fornt end form any user can enter the author name to filter the posts by author name so after that how can i get author id. Or there is any ...
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Create an Author Page on Registration

I actually want my users to have an active user page upon registration. I know that WP doesn't create an author page until the user has created a post but automatically posting something would work ...
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Allow Content Author to Publish, But Not Edit or Delete

I am hiring a content writer for my WordPress blog. I will be the sole blog admin. I need to define a role for this writer. I was wondering if there was a WordPress user role that will allow him to ...
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get_the_author_meta not working

So I have this website that I am building and I am using get_the_author_meta to display various information about the user / author including user image. I added a function in my functions.php which ...
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list author's posts in author.php

I want to list 10 last posts of author in author.php template. I used this code: <?php while (have_posts()) : the_post(); ?> <li><a href="<?php the_permalink() ...
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Exclude some authors from query

This script list users with their last post. How to exclude some authors from guery ? <?php //List of users sorted descending by date of lastest post written by user $uc=array(); ...
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why do I have to use required parametres?

Why, when I want to use add_filter( 'author_link', 'foo', 10, 3 ); function foo ( $link, $author_id, $author_nicename ) {} I have to use 3 required parametres? Why cant I do this: add_filter( ...
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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 show total view count across all posts for an author

I'm using wp-postviews to track views for posts by authors on my site. It stores the view count in the post meta field $views. I'd want to show on their profile a total count of views for all their ...
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Removing the base “Author” or changing it to something else. is it possible?

Is it possible to remove the AUTHOR base? Is it possible change it to postedBy so that the urls is site.com/postedBy/joe And finally, is it possible to remove a custom taxonomy base from the url so ...
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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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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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Don't send notification if author comments his own post plugin help?

is there any way to set an IF statement, that If the author of the post commented or replied on his own post that the wp notification is not sent to him, only if a different user comments he would ...
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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 ...
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Commentlist: bypostauthor problem with children list

I have a rather annoying problem with my commentlist. After trying out a lot and playing around with the CSS stylesheet I don't think this is a CSS problem anymore which is why I decided to post here ...
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How to let authors only see website stats for their posts?

Is there a way to show each author website stats, just for the posts that they have published? I run WP as a directory service (1 post each) and thought it would be handy for authors to be able to ...
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How to display posts by current user/author in a custom page template?

I am a trying to create a dashboard like custom page template that list post of of the current logged in user. I've tried to find a solution on the net. but none were appropriate
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Author Page - List of categories plus number of posts in that category

On my author page I currently have a list of categories the author has posted in generated by the following code: <?php $categories = $wpdb->get_results(" SELECT DISTINCT(terms.term_id) as ...
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how can I set the post author of a post I just created with php?

I'm using php to dynamically create a custom post, and I need the author to be someone other than the logged in user. I found this ...
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How to: Retrieve an attachment image from post and output it

If anyone can help me I would be gratefull! I got a gravity form with the post_type fields including the submit image when submited it displays the: title content image tags So my question ...