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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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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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How can I manage and limit disk usage for each author?

I want display and limit disk usage for each author and be able to manage disk usage as an administrator. Example: author1: disk space is 20Mb; if they uploaded more 20Mb the upload button (in media ...
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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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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 ...
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Stomping WP_Query in author archive to facilitate pagination with custom queries

I am using get_posts and get_comments to build several loops on the page, at which I am having some issues in pagination. I have the global posts per page option (Settings > Reading) set to 10, and ...
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get author of published post

I am using the publish_post action to run some checks on a user after their post is published: $author_ID = ???? add_action('publish_post', 'rhb_check_current_user', 10, $author_ID); How can I get ...
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Custom Author Loop

Essentially what I'd like to do is have the same effect as the wp_list_authors tag, but instead of just listing the name or their post count, I want to be able to do a loop with the IDs. Ultimately ...
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How to display an archive with multiple authors

I have this coding challenge that's beating my head I built a site for an academic magazine, where some of the articles are written by two or more authors. This was easily acheived using either ...
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Twenty Twelve Author not displaying

I have a WordPress blog. On which I want to display author name with each post. I have tried various plugins but these don't work for me. This is the address of blog: http://altuslift.com/blog/ I ...
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Change Author Name to Sitename on Frontend

How can I change the author name on the frontend to be the sitename instead without modifying theme? I am basically looking for something that I can package as plugin on my site that will no longer ...
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Possible to switch between admin view and author view?

The wordpress admin dashboard can be a bit daunting for "normal" wp authors. Is it possible for users who need admin privileges to only see the simpler author view, but be able to switch to the full ...
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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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Display latest posts of author in a custom post type

Is there a plugin or code of sort that can display the last posts in a custom post type of a blog author? I know there are plugins/codes to display the last posts of the author, but I want to display ...
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Wordpress post count not showing for custom post type author

I've created a few custom post types based on Dave Rupert's boilerplate and then migrated existing posts to these newly created CPTs via Post Type Switcher plugin. I did not make any changes to the ...
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Can't grab author info outside of the loop

I have an author box outside of the loop that is supposed to grab the name of the author, but the correct author isn't being displayed most likely because these tags only work inside the loop. What ...
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Exclude a category of posts in author template

I'm using the following author archive code: <?php /** * The template for displaying Author Archive pages. * * @package Cryout Creations * @subpackage Parabola * @since Parabola 1.0 */ ...
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How can i show pagenavi in my author.php?

With this query in author.php i show all posts from a specific author_id/name/slug. But the problem is when i set the minimum of posts to show in the page. I have tried with posts_per_page= but if i ...
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Saving return value from the_author_posts_link()

As you know, in the loop, the_title() function displays (echos) the post title to the screen, and get_the_title() returns it (so it can be saved in a variable). The same is true for the pair ...
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List custom taxonomies associated to an author's posts

On the author template, I would like to display a list of the custom taxonomies associated to the posts written by that author. In details: I have a "clubs" taxonomy, which is non-hierarchical and ...
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Getting the author name on author archive page

My template not work for author name on author archive. I tried change to get_the_author but nothing changed. Hope someone help me out. Thank in advance.
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the_author_meta('user_url', $author->ID) not working properly. how can I solve this?

I have 2 authors and an admin on my blog. I am using the following code in my contributors.php function contributors() { global $wpdb; $authors = $wpdb->get_results("SELECT ID, ...
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How can I display other user avatars on an author profile page?

I have an author profile page where I'm displaying a user avatar and information about the author. On this same page, I'm also trying to include posts by other authors with their avatar displayed next ...
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set post author depending on condition via frontend post submit

I allow users to post from frontend. There are three kinds of users. Myself as admin, a junior ( given a role of an author) and anyone from public as non-logged-in user. Currently if any non-logged-in ...
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what file I need to create to work date archive links?

I am using my own theme. my archive.php.. <?php wp_get_archives( array( 'type' => 'monthly', 'limit' => 12, 'show_post_count' => 1 ) ); ?> <?php wp_list_categories( array ( ...
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Get Author for Single Post in Custom Post Type

I have looked high and low for an answer to this question and all I keep finding is how to make an archive page that list all authors and their post (including cpt's). I've tried to adapt these pages, ...
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Author Page List - change to show authors instead of not subscribers

I am trying to change this code in my Authors List page template $all_users = get_users(); $allowed_users = array(); foreach ( $all_users as $user ): $wp_user = new ...
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Personalized Author Area

I have most of a site together that is set up to allow people to register as authors and post stories. I had originally suggested we use a form and have the client create the post, since he also ...
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Display more than 10 posts on author.php file

it seems that there are only 10 posts being displayed on author.php file. The theme I'm using have just this in author.php file:- <?php while ( have_posts() ) : the_post(); ?> <?php ...
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Get latest author posts inside the loop

I have a wordpress theme which needs to retrieve the latest 3 author posts which is simply straight forward but I have ran into a sticky problem. Because I am calling this from already within the: ...
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How to get links to user and tag by its name?

For example i have the name of user or the name of tag. Is it possible to get direct link to the author or tag? I need something like get_permalink for posts.