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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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Getting author page slug from get_users() or get_userdata() functions

wp_list_authors() gives a list of author pages permalinks (site.com/author/john, site.com/author/jenny, etc). I want the same links using get_users() or get_userdata() functions instead. I need these ...
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Can change twentytwelve_entry_meta “by-author” links?

In the Twenty twelve theme, the twentytwelve_entry_meta() function shows "by-author" links (i.e., the ones that have the title "View all posts by xxxx") by using user_nicename. So when a "difficult" ...
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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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Show author archive pages for authors with no posts

I have one page for each author, but if the author doesn't have any posts I can't get its variables, because the loop is empty. The page returns empty, no avatar, no info and stuff, the whole site is ...
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problem in the author permalink

1 - register like this http://ahmed.d.pr/19Poz 2 - register a new user like this http://ahmed.d.pr/1eExL 3 - choose permalink >> Post name >> /%postname%/ 4 - the link in the browser must be like ...
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Displaying custom post types in author.php

I am trying to modify my author.php page so that it includes the custom post types which the author has added. The below is what I have where it first displays the normal posts, and then displays the ...
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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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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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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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Query posts distinct authors

I am trying to get post from a category ordered random, but making sure that the author does not repeat itself. So I have this query which works as intended, but there is the chance that the author ...
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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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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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Search results for author account pages

I'm looking to find out if there are any plugins / code out there for Wordpress search to return results for user author accounts. NOT posts from authors. NOT pages that authors have created, but the ...
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Permission to change post Author

I am trying to create a "limited admin" but I cannot manage to give this user rights to change the author of posts. The regular administrator can see the dropdown option to change author from both ...
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How to show featured image block in custom post type for Author?

I made a custom post type "Dream". Here is the code: //Add custom post type by Akash add_action( 'init', 'create_post_type'); function create_post_type() { register_post_type( ...
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Different permalink for posts and authors

I tried to avoid ask this question, because I think that must be simple, but after long hours trying to get an answer I cant achieve it. I am trying to get a permalink structure like this: ...
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Authors divided alphabetically

I'd like to create a page on my site listing all of the site's contributors with info like their bio, URL, etc.. I found this code which is perfectly suited for my needs. However, what I'd like to ...
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Guest Author - How to display posts on /author/ archive page

I have used the Advanced Custom Fields plugin to create all the data elements for a company leadership directory page and management bio pages. On the site blog, management will not be posting ...
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How to create a profile page for specfic / custom user role members?

I am trying to create a profile page for every user if his / her role is a custom role. Ive created a custom role in my site. Now this is the default role is assigned to the members when they ...
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How can I show a custom post type for users in the authors.php file?

Here is the code I have. It is showing 100 custom post known as campaigns. I need it to only show the current users. So author/joe should only show joe's campaigns. <?php ...
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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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Add admin bar link to edit author

I am trying to allow my editors and admins to click to "Edit Author" as they would "Edit Post" or "Edit [Custom Post Type]" from the admin bar when they are on a page like /authors/jdoe (Note: I do ...
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How can I include author (their archive page) in search results?

How can I include author archive pages in the default search results? For example if I have an author name Billy Joe and I type his name into the search box a link to his author archive would ...
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Wordpress Blog Author picture by image URL

I want to use image url for wordpress blog author picture. By default it will allow me to browse and select image from my local system. It will be helpful if it can be implemented without any ...
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Different ID in every shortcode

I am trying to make an Instagram-box on the author profile of my page. I need every profile to be different, and to do that I need to change the ID in my Instagram Widget-shortcode on every page. The ...
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Authors in menu, template list post by author

Can i get a specific author in main menu and when you click on it to see all the post buy this author. Also i need to see all posts ordered by authors too in the menu. In what template should it ...
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Author posts url… way to get display name to be url instead of user's ID?

I'm trying to get my authors blog post byline content to link to their archive page of posts. I've got everything working, but would rather the author post link be: ...
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How can I set a maximum allowed post size and number of posts submitted?

How can limit the size of posts that authors can create on my WordPress site and the number of posts they can create?
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Author navigation : navigation between all authors of website

I have setup a custom author page in a wordpress website. The thing I am looking for is quite a bit difficult (I think) I am trying to make previous - next links for authors pages. How can I achieve ...
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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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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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How to have a static category/author page?

I'm using a static front page with my theme and it's convenient and just nice. I'd like to do the same for the category and author pages as well. I can't find this asked yet... My reasons are... • I ...
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Hook function on click of Button “Pages” in the WP Admin Panel / Not Activate Plugin

I need a hook which I can use for add_action('TheHookINeed', 'add_hooks_for_advanced_page_manager'); I need the function add_hooks_for_advanced_page_manager() executed before the page overview site ...
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Check If comment author is registered

It should be simple, but I tried some codes, none does the trick. Searched on Google, nothing there either. Simply check if the comment author is a registered user (so I can add some code for it), ...
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Link to post author but exclude administrator (on single.php)

How to exclude administrators from the code below? So if the current post author has the role of administrator, nothing will show. <a href="<?php echo get_author_posts_url( ...
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Get Comment Author ID on the fly while posting

I am adding custom data to custom table while author posting a comment. Please find my code in my own answer here http://wordpress.stackexchange.com/a/85109/9821 add_action('comment_post', ...
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Find custom post type url by author

In my blog (multi authors) I have posts and a custom post type named (listing_type). In the site an author can have only 1 listing and many blog posts, and I need to find the listing url published by ...
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Problem displaying replies as part of author's latest comments on author page

I've based a lot of my method on this thread here I can currently display 5 latest comments on an author template page. I want to display the latest 3 replies from any user for each 'main' comment ...
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Author bio Social Links

I'm using simple code to show user social link in author bio. in functions.php <?php function add_remove_contactmethods( $contactmethods ) { // Add Twitter $contactmethods['twitter'] = ...
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Get x recent posts by author?

So I have ten authors on my site, and I want to designate a section where it shows the ten authors and their 5 latest posts in the form of the post title linking to the post. I tried using the ...
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How can I show many posts an author has per week?

I've searched around and have had no luck or success in finding a way to show how many posts an author has made in a certain period of time (e.g. - a week) Any ideas on how one would approach this? I ...
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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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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 page update to be reviewed by admin before publishing

I have used the capability manager enhanced plugin to extend the capabilities of an Author to allow them to edit the content on a page that they (and only they) have authored. When they make a change ...
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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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Multi Language permalink for author page in wordpress

I want to have 2 different permalinks in 2 different language for author page. Is there any way to make a different author template except using author.php because I am using author.php for the main ...
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Commenter should see only his comments in wordpress

I'm building a site for a research and my participants will be all logged in to use the site. I would like to make these participants able to see only their own comments, so other users' comments will ...
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What do you put in child themes author tag?

What is the common practice in authoring child themes ? I mean, if I make child theme of some free theme should I put myself as author or should I keep the name of the original themes author ? I ...