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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 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 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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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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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 ...
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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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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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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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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 ...