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Display Authors Comments on Profile Page

I am trying to display authors comments on their profile page (author.php), however both codes I tried seem to display everyone's comments. Also the second code is suppose to link to the specific ...
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Order Authors by custom field

we just relaunched our blog and one important thing was to set up a page which shows the authors, which worked. But now my chef wants me to sort them in a specific order: there are some authors who ...
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Storing Array from returned database query and using the array in a new query

I'm currently storing results in a variable from a db table like this : $followed = $wpdb->get_results("SELECT user_id1 FROM wp_um_followers WHERE user_id2 = 1", ARRAY_A); This returns an array ...
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Using Plugin Frontend Uploader is Adding Wrong User to Post

I am using the plugin Frontend Uploader It works pretty well - it shows the box and uploads to a post. However, no matter who is logged in, it always says that author is TESTUSER. For example, if ...
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Show blog authors on the main multisite

I have a multisite with serveral blogs. When I try visit /author/username for a blogger, they won't show up on the main site with their information. Instead I see a 404 page. How can I achieve this?
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How do I display the author in a post listing using the Action Theme from Artillegence Systems? [on hold]

I need to add under the title in the template drawing the post listing, but can't locate the proper template in the Action Theme. Does anyone know where this template for this type of feature pulls ...
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Change Comment Author Display Name

I am trying to change the comment author name (or more specifically, the review author in WooCommerce) to be First name Last Initial (e.g., "John D." for "John Doe"). I got most of the way there with ...
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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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send email to author of post on post submission

i am using wordpress directory theme.I want to send email to author of the post whenever he publish a new post. currently email is just sent to administrator only.i didnt find any code utilizing ...
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How to hide posts count and posts of other users from edit.php for contributors and authors

I am using wordpress latest version and running a multi author blog. When any user (contributor or author) go to edit.php, they are seeing posts and post counts of other users. I hide the posts of ...
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Custom Post Type and Labels

I was wondering if there is a way to edit the default field labels on a custom post, for example instead of the author field saying "author" have it say "keynote speaker" I found one solution listed ...
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Display All Authors only

I want to display only Authors not any Subscriber who write blog in my website. So can you help me on this? <?php //define vars from user selection $howManyAuthors = 10; ...
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How to remove “Image Information” and “post date/author” from a media page?

I'm trying to use Wordpress to setup a simple website for my business, and I'm having issues with the gallery page. Once an image is clicked and brought to it's specific page, it includes author and ...
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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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two author templates for same user

Is it possible to have two author´s templates? I have a list of registered users and when visitor clicks on a user name (user 1) it takes them to a public profile of that person using author.php. Is ...
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How to give capability (publish contributors posts) to author role?

I am not a PHP programmer, just a simple WordPress user. How can I allow author role to allow publication of contributors posts? What's the technical name for this?
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Wordpress author box

I have a wordpress site which on media temple shared hosting. When my site on shared hosting, wordpress author box does not appear. I have transfered my site from shared hosting to my server. After I ...
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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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Missing content on author archive page

I got problem when I deal with the 'author archives' pages. Initially I used default 'archives.php' from my theme. Then I add a 'author.php' page, tested on my local machine, it was ok to show the ...
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Show a full list of writers articles in their archives

The writers archives are only displaying articles for the current month. Meaning, every article they've done before this month isn't showing. :( Its says "show more" but nothing opens. This is causing ...
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Search posts by post author name

I want to search posts publish by particular author. For this purpose I added a filter in functions.php: function wpse_29570_where_filter($where){ global $wpdb; if( is_search() ) { ...
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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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How to make an author archive only for certain user role and show related CPT

Scenario I made a CPT where I'm taking the stakeholder's ID as a custom field. All the stakeholders are actually a WordPress' Registered User with a different role stakeholders - because at some ...
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Override default url for author pages?

So the default url to display a list of posts by a particular author looks like this: http://domain.com/author/{username} I am wondering how to change the 'author' in that url to something else? I ...
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How to get a buddypress user profile link and a certain user profile field for the current post author?

I want to replace get_author_link() and get_the_author_meta($feld) with something equivalent to point to the author of the current post Buddypress user profile page and retrieve a specific profile ...
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I need social icons on each post

I would like to have social media buttons for Facebook, Twitter, Google+, E-mail, LinkedIn and Whatsapp on each post, authors must be able to select which social media icons have to be displayed and ...
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How to conditionally check for author archive when is_author() fails to work because the author has no posts

I am using the author archive to output user profiles, however the is_author() function only works if the author has a post. If I visit an author archive page directly IE: /author/author-11, it has ...
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How can public access to WordPress query (e.g. author=) URLs be redirected?

I maintain a WordPress site (I'm a programmer but don't have much WordPress experience), and we've noticed that Google is ending up with high-ranked links to "pages" on the WordPress site that we ...
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How to show user role in author.php

php template please tell me how to show author role <?php /** * The template for displaying Author Archive pages. * * */ if ( !isset( $_REQUEST['rtype'] ) && $_REQUEST['rtype'] == '' ...
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Edit Page Content not showing

I want to edit some pages, already built but I am unable to edit their content (Content is not showing). Although I have Administrator role/rights but not been able to edit pages those are built by ...
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How to conditionally output to sidebar of each author's archive and posts by each author?

Specifically, I am trying to conditionally hook a testimonial rotator into the sidebar of specific author archives and single posts for each specific author. Although I am using a specific example ...
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Search within multiple authors posts with Relevanssi

Is it possible to search within multiple authors posts? When I try to create a array and pass it to the query it gives me: explode() expects parameter 2 to be string, array given in ...
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check if author has published posts in custom post type, then send mail

I have a site where people can submit drafts to a custom post type from the frontend. Once a user submits the form, a new WP user is created. If the user is logged in the submitted user e-mail ...
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Display Random Author with Details in Sidebar

PHP newbie here, recently decided to have a stab at cobbling together a kooky little 'Random Author Spotlight' feature into my current WordPress theme. I'm almost done, but I've hit something of a ...
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Add author archives to Wordpress Appearance Menus Screen?

I am trying to figure out how to add a list of all blog authors to the Appearance Menus screen, so they can be added to menus with the same functionality as Pages and Posts, etc. (Not custom links.) ...
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Hook that get's triggered when the author of a post is changed

Is there any hook that gets trigged when the author of a post is modified from the edit post screen? I can list to the update post hook, but then I will not know whether the author of the post was ...
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Wordpress Author Posts Review After Every Change In The Same Wordpress Post

guys pardon my english, I am new to wordpress & I have been trying to set up a wordpress website for product reviews where new users will submit their reviews for the product/products. New user ...
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get post author id outside loop

I need to place in post edit dashboard metabox with post author e-mail (or other user meta fields). So it can be edited when admin reviews this post. $meta_id = get_the_author_meta( 'user_email', ...
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Show woocommerce products in author archive

I've added permissions to authors to add products in woocommerce. I would like to know if there is a way to display products by current user in archives. Is this possible?
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Having Multiple authors for the same WordPress Plugin

Is it possible to have more than one author for a WordPress plugin using the plugin comment block? I searched for it, but I think it's not possible through the default way. Is there a workaround for ...
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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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Echo author ID in author.php

This is probably a super simple question. But how do I echo the ID of a user on author.php? I've tried the_author_meta('ID') But it didn't seem to want to work. I want to echo it at the end of a ...
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Loop media by “uploaded By”?

I have a webpage that I want to display images that are uploaded by a certain author. In the backend if I look at media, each image has an 'Uploaded By' attribute, and then it says the authors name. ...
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Not getting author rank when using return

I am implementing a section in my website to get the top 5 authors using this code. function ranked_authors(){ $usrs = get_users('role=contributor'); $countarr = array(); foreach ($usrs as ...
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Removing /author/ slug from URL gives 404

After hours of searching and trying different functions, I've finally successfully removed the /author/ from all of our users profile URLs. So its just /username/ However, when new users register ...
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How to display all images “Uploaded By” an author

I have multiple users, that have the ability to upload media. When I look at the media library it shows the file information, and included at the bottom is an "Uploaded By 'username'" How can I use ...
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How to let contributors to create a new revision(draft) editing their published posts

I'm using a custom post type to let contributors have a personal page on the site. Any time a user registers to my site a script creates a custom type post that has the registering user as author. To ...
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Create Wordpress bio without backend

I am trying to give users the option to create a user bio, so that it will be displayed in author boxes. However, I do not give my users the option of going through the backend of my website. How ...
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How to use Buddypress xProfile field as Wordpress Bio

First time using this forum. I need some serious help with this question. I am trying to display a user's bio without using the backend. Reason being, I do not allow my users to go through the backend ...
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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 ...