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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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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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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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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 get the Author type Label Language

I am working on a plugin and I need to have the word 'Author' appear in whatever language is set in the wordpress settings. I have achieved this for the words: Posts and Pages using this code: ...
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If post author ID is..show that

i would like to display a custom adrotate Group everytime if a user ID matches the script. So i created: if (is_author('1')) { echo adrotate_group(8); } elseif (is_author('70')) { echo ...
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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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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 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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ACF Relationship - Exclude pages not created by author

I have pages that I would like to exclude in a ACF relationship field. My field name is products and the following code excludes the pages with id 9, 10 or 11. ...
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Prevent author role from editing all posts in custom post type?

I thought the Author role was only allowed to edit posts created by that author. That works in Posts and Pages, but I created a custom post type and the author can edit ALL posts in that post type. Do ...
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Programatically change post author

Given a user id, $user_id, and post id, $post_id, how can I programatically update a wordpress post author? Note: these posts are already created and the author cannot be set upon creation. Another ...
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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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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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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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Custom loop for custom post type for current author

I need to edit the below code to only display posts for the current logged-in user/author. It is currently within a Wordpress theme page template file and works well. Any help would be appreciated as ...
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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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Show author on every sub-page

Is it possible to display the author on all pages (not blog-entries) who created it? Every plugin I find is for blog-posts.
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%author% permalink for woocommerce

I have a multi-vendor website. I need to have the products permalinks set to, something like this: /author/product or /vendor/product Wordpress already has inbuilt code for /%author%/ but sadly this ...
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Sticky post of current viewing author?

How to show sticky post of current browsing author on author.php template? $sticky = get_option( 'sticky_posts' ); rsort( $sticky ); $sticky = array_slice( $sticky, 0, 5000 ); query_posts( array( ...
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Different values for get_author_posts_url and get_the_author (posts 2 posts)

Caveat- I'm not a programmer, I'm a designer that has taught myself basic php/wordpress theming. This is a very specific question, I realize, but I'm hoping the experts can help me find some ...
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Redirect Every Instance of The Author Template Pages to Custom Author Pages

What I'm looking to do is actually a simple redirect, but for the EVERY page contained in the /author/ slug. The working slug I want to redirect to is /team/. For example, if someone were to type ...
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How To Remove The Author(s) From Certain Posts

There are certain posts on the website I'm developing, that don't need the author(s) by-line. (such as press releases) Is there any method, that allows me to remove the author (and co-authors) for ...
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Change author permalink to external URL

There are several questions here on wordpress.SE that explain how you can change the author slug in the author permalink URL, e.g. from http://your.blog.tld/author/author_slug/ to ...
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Allow users to change author of post

I want to allow people to ghost-write for other people. This is why I've made a custom taxononomy in my custom post types called Author filled with all the author names. Now I realize it's probably ...
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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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Display Authors avatars when more than one author

On a blog, i'm using the following to display the post authors avatars: <a href="<?php echo get_author_posts_url(get_the_author_meta( 'ID' )); ?>" style="color:#ffffff;"><?php echo ...
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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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Search Authors, Filter by custom taxonomies in their posts?

I have a website where users will post their past jobs (custom post type) and choose attributes (custom taxonomies) to describe the type of job and responsibilities. I would like to be able to search ...
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Show author box of custom post type

I have installed a plugin to create ads listing but in the single ads page there is not the metabox author. What I want is to show below any single ad listing a box with listing's author info. I ...
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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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Making Wordpress author follow button, need missing ingredient

So i'm trying to make a follow button in wordpress where users can press a button that allows them to follow an author they like. (No, i'm not interested in buddypress) What i've done so far is use ...
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show latest authors blog post

how do you display the latest authors blog post? I have the below code: <?php $author = get_the_author(); $args = array( 'numberposts' => '1', 'author'=>$author ); $recent_posts = ...
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how to Specifies an author / editor to edit one category only?

let me say i have a news website and it have many categories like sports ,politics and art . so i want to specify or select one of my authors "Bob" to be an editor for sports only for example .... how ...
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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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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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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 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 ...