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Display all authors and their only one latest post

I have a website with many authors and posts. I need to create a list of all authors and for each one display his latest post (not posts, only one post). This better explains what I need: <ul> ...
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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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Improving a Stackoverflow “inspired” badge system to display badges in author page

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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Randomizing Post Links Outside of Loop - No Author or Date

I'm developing a home page that is a mishmash of a bunch of information, including a random smattering of several categories, including blog posts (category 192 in the code below) I'm obviously not ...
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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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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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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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How to let a user choose an authors and save it to the database?

I have a multi-author Wordpress site which reads different rss feeds and posts them to my page. I was wondering if it is possible to make a code that would provide an opportunity to registered user ...
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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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Change Post and CPT author on the fly while publish the post

I am developing my site and require to change post author id on the fly while publishing. All post will be write and publish by admin but as content provided by different author and need to change ...
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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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Show different badge based upon the user role

Problem I have authors page and I need to display a different badge for Authors and Subscribers. Authors on the site have certain abilities that differ from Subscribers and I would like to display a ...
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How to develop a community feature in the dashboard for multiauthor site

I run a Wordpress site that has more than 300 authors. Is it possible to create some type of community in the backend (dashboard)? Ideally, a space where the authors can discuss with each other in a ...
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Search by word, category, tag, author

I want to make a search page, offering search functionalities by: 1) word 2) tag 3) category 4) author Can you recommend any technique, any guideline as per how to tackle this?
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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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How do I create a separate page for each author?

I am working on a website where I have authors listed on a custom-made author's page using code adapted from this site: http://bavotasan.com/2011/an-even-better-author-list-in-wordpress/. When you ...
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Extracting a variable from a permalink

I used the "Edit Author Slug" plugin to change the author base to /newbase . In the functions.php file, I added a new node to the toolbar (View Profile) that when clicked points to ../newbase/johndoe ...
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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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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 to group the loop posts in a particular by author?

I have links going to category pages on a WordPress blog. These category pages show all the posts that are in that category and sub-categories. I want to group these lists by the authors. I guess ...
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How do I prefix blog post urls as mysite.com/blog/%postname%/ but allow authors to still be located at mysite.com/authors/%nicename%?

I've tried a bunch of things but cannot find a solution that works. I want my site to have the structure: mysite.com/ = homepage mysite.com/blogs/ = blog archive mysite.com/blogs/year/ = blog ...
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How to set author for post AND post attachments

I have multiple author accounts on one of my WordPress installs. Often I will create a post, and set the author to be a different account. However, when I upload images into that post, their ...
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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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adding my posts (author posts) in menu

I want to add "my posts" to main menu. By clicking on this, each logged-in user will see his/her own posts. I don't know how the link structure should be to add on the menu.
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Comment Author Name In Reply Form

I have enabled comment replies in my blog. Lets say there is a comment Nick has written... when I'm gonna reply, I want to display a message "Replying to Nick" in the reply's form header. Anyone knows ...
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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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Profile Field In Admin Bar

I have added a field named "Current Status" in the user profile where the users fill their information e.g. E-mail, Website etc. How can I make this field displayed only for authors and also display ...
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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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Display Author role in archive or author page

I want to display author role on archive and author page outside loop I found this code on stack overflow and it works fine within the loop function get_author_role() { global $authordata; ...
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Author can only see own post comment and can moderate

I am trying to make things work like where author can see only them post comment in admin comment section and they can moderate as well. While admin should have all permission. I am having one code ...
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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 automatically remove links from WordPress Biographical Info?

I want to automatically remove any kind of links from author's Biographical Info instead of doing it manually everytime. Whenever a user adds any link to the Biographical Info box, it should be ...
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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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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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Select subscriber as author of post in admin panel?

I want to be able to select a subscriber an author of a post in the admin so it displays their name as having written the post, but I do not want to give them any additional privileges (if they login ...
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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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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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Author must complete profile info before they can publish a post?

I am creating a real estate site where user info is essential part. The author info need to display under their post so that the visitor know how to contact them. Thus, the contact info in profile ...
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How to set/change another post author by custom fields or something else?

I need help! (sorry for my poor English, I'm from Russia) How I can to set/change another post author by custom fields or something else? For example: I want to public post, but define another post ...
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Is it possible to disable certain user roles from creating tags?

As a site admin, I'd like to have control over things. I'd like to prevent my contributors and authors ( who generate content for me ) from creating new tags. I don't want that tag taxonomy to turn ...
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How can I modify the header of RSS feed items?

Specifically I would like to change the value of <dc:creator> in the feed items. In order to display the site name instead of the post author. I'm able to hook into the_title_rss , ...
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show author image in posts

I need to display author image along with posts. I used the following code to display posts with author image. $the_query = new WP_Query("post_type=post&paged=".get_query_var('paged')); while ( ...
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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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If statement for is_author of a post

I want to show something in the sidebar of a post only if the author of the post equals a specific author or username. I was looking at is_author() but that doesn't seem to do the trick.
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Is there any function available to echo current user's profile url?

As of now i'm using this code to echo user's profile url. <?php echo esc_url( home_url( '/' ) ); ?>user/<?php echo $current_user->user_login ?>"><?php echo ...
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How to add author details in the post sidebar?

I would like to add author details in the sidebar instead of bottom of the post? Can anyone tell me how to do that? As of now i'm using like this in the loop <?php $curauthor = ...
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WordPress Authors not showing with User Submitted Posts plugin

I'm using the User Submitted Post plugin to allow people to post to my blog. However when i run <?php wp_list_authors(); ?> I see none of the authors listed on the posts page in the dashboard. ...
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How to Add Author Editing Capability to Existing Post by Admin

I apologize if this is mentioned on here but I can't find any information! Anyway, I am building a WordPress site where I created the content with my administrator account. However, once the site is ...
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Multiple Authors on a Single Blog

I'm currently researching into using WordPress and so, apologies in advance if this seems like a very basic question. Our main requirement is to have a single blog, but allow multiple users / ...
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Automatically assign posts by author to a specific category

Some of the authors in my blog must always add their posts to a specific category each time they post. Sometimes they forget this so therefore I'm wondering if there are any ways to automatically ...