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How can I list random authors from current post category?

The following lists authors of the current category. But I want this to be a list of 6 random authors from current post category. foreach((get_the_category()) as $category) { $postcat= ...
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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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edit comments capability for authors

I am using wp site where registered users have authors roles. I want authors to have permissions to edit their own comments. Now only admin user have capability to edit comments and even editors do ...
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How can an author be subscribed to the posts of another author and receive notifications of the new posts?

What I'm trying to achieve is to implement a function that will enable an author, when registered and browsing the front-end, to have the option of following other authors of the site and receiving ...
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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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Total Word Count For Posts And Comments By One Author

How can I count words in posts + tags + comments and display the number of total words used by each author ?
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How to change the Author Slug from Username to Nickname and deal with Special Characters

I need to change the author slug from username to nickname: This is what is set by default: http://domain.tld/author/(username) This is what I need: http://domain.tld/author/(nickname)-(author-ID) ...
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Include admins in author drop-down on edit post screen

In the back-end when editing a post there is a dropdown to select post author which is populated by registered usernames. But, users with an admin role do not appear in the list, there is an "Admin" ...
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How to redirect author subdomain pages to each author pages on www

I need to redirect author subdomain pages, for example: http://www.studionews24.com/author/author-name/ I noticed that if I'm on a specific subdomain URL like ...
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Change base URL of pages created by certain users

Currently on wordpress all pages are created under the base URL (example.com/{PAGE}). Currently I am aware you can change the permalink of posts to example.com/{author}/{POST} but can this also be ...
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Advanced author permalinks

I'm trying to build permalink structure for author archives that would allow me to display different custom post types posts in 'subpages/subarchives' of author archive. So the idea is to change ...
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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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Show the online status of the current post's author

Is there a way that I can show the online status (Either online or offline) of the author of the post that a site visitor is viewing? I imagine it's something to do with the Transients API ...
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Guest posts with author's url and twitter photo

There's an urgent need for my school website to allow Guest Posts for essay assignments of students. The guest posts submitted by students should provide each student with his/her own url where one ...
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URLs to user page is broken

My domain is http://mongage.com I don't know what happened to my site. the user URL linking to author/user page is broken. I switched to a new theme, but no success. I am using thentythirteen and the ...
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I would like all rel=author links to lead to Google+, but those on my homepage lead to the WP author page

Is there a way to achieve this (best case, without an additional plugin)? Currently I don't use any extra Google+ authorship plugins (most likely it works through JetPack).
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Add new user and user bio at same time

Note this is not referring to any type of author bio display but rather how it's entered via the Admin. As it stands now, the new user screen doesn't have any author bio field. It's only after you ...
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Co-Authors Plugin Displaying Wrong Author

I'm using the Co-Authors Plugin and some posts have multiple authors: in functions.php function my_get_multiple_authors(){ if ( function_exists( 'coauthors_posts_links' ) ) { ...
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Create a author subpage

I want to create a author subpage, that looks like this www.example.com/author/user/subpage I read the Wordpess codex about how to create subpages. You can link a page with another page in the page ...
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Customized author slugs not working with get_author_posts_url method

I really appreciated the solution for the author rewrite rules here: Change Author Base Slug for different Roles The solution worked for me, however, when I now use the get_author_posts_url($id) ...
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Sort Post by Author Meta Field?

Im trying to make a High Scores table. The scores are stored in the user profile as an author_meta. Im not having any problems getting the scores from the post, what I cant do is put them into an ...
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Custom blogroll-like section

I'm developing a wordpress.org site with a newspaper custom theme. I have a sidebar section named 'Opinion' working like a blogroll: a list of posts with title and author; the most recent post is at ...
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Using a Multi Site Users Blog ID as a WP Prefix

I'm trying to update a plugin so that the prefix for the defined tables is taken from the ID of the posts authors site This is what I am trying to do at the moment function { global $authordata, ...
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WP_Query For Custom Author and Single CPT Search?

I have created a search page where users can search the site with these options: (1) Keyword (2) Keyword in/from 12 different Custom Post Types (CPT's) (3) Keyword in/by a single Author's posts ...
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Display authors Whos write in category

i have block that display all category in custom post type of my site like this:- $cat = get_terms( "progamdvideo_c", $args ) ; now in post type i add article, each article have authors, how can ...
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Bizarre behavior of get_author_posts_url()

So I've been developing a site where I list a custom post type associated with a member in their profile page. It was all working fine until I imported about 150 users (at least that's when I ...
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Displaying post author's buddypress profile details in sidebar

I'm trying to display the following items in the sidebar of posts: Post Author avatar Their name (link to buddypress profile) Send them a private message Add them as a friend I have tried a few ...
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How can I change the author of the comment from the admin control panel?

How can I change the author of the comment from the admin control panel? A more detailed explanation, how can I change the value of the user_id column (which is located in the wp_comment table) from ...
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How to add the author search in the default wordpress search?

I would like to include the author search in the default WordPress search. Is there any way of doing this? right know it retrieves all the posts with the permalinks and author names. same way i need ...
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How do you display a comment into a mail?

So I want to notify the author (via mail) that his comment have been removed, and which post the comment was related to. // Mail author when their answer is deleted/trashed function ...
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post author changes when editing post

I have the following function which alows me to set a post author, even if they are only a subscriber: add_filter('wp_dropdown_users', 'MySwitchUser'); function MySwitchUser($output) { //global ...
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Listing authors, discription and rss feed in alist

I'm trying to list my sites authors, their description, and rss feed link on a single page. I have experimented with the author_list functions with scattered results. Can anyone point me in the right ...
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Custom Post Type Author limit

It's possible limit creation of custom post type named "ofertas" to 1? Only for authors. I have installed Wordpress 3.8 and plugins don't work (Limit Post Creation 1.4, Bainternet Post Creation ...
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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 prefill comment-author, -site and -mail inputs when user writes a second comment?

How to prefill comment-author, -site and -mail inputs when user writes a second comment? I think it is saved in a cookie. Are there some functions? THX
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Wordpress Users not showing posts

I have a fair few authors on a wordpress blog and I'm facing a problem. In the backend I can list all authors and it shows their post counts -> But then when I click into this number it is telling ...
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Link to Author archive from Navigation Menus in dashboard?

I'd like to display a grid of authors on my site showing the name of the author and their avatar. The tricky part is, I'd like to be able to control this from the Menus page in the dashboard so I have ...
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Wordpress redirects mywebsite.com/author/admin to mywebsite.com/wp-admin

I got my self-hosted Wordpress installation, with a nice theme implemented. For writing blog posts I'm using the only user of the website, called "Admin". In my case I only have one author for my blog ...
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Change the Author name to a custom field?

In my wordpress backend, is there a way to change the author metabox to display a custom field instead of the user's display_name or username? For example, all our users have a custom field ...
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Link Comment Author to Author Page in WordPress

Normally, when someone comments one wordpress blog, author link shows their link if set it via profile. i want all the author of my blog, when they will comments anywhere, people can click their name, ...
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Set the limit to allow author when make post!

I would like to ask something here, The question is, is there any way to set the limit of post that an author can post? For example, I have a few authors on my site, but I want to allow each of them ...
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How to enable authors to see only comments made by them

How can I enable author to see only comments (replies also) only made by them in wordpress admin panel. I want to do it on a separate page so that the current comment system remains same. But when ...
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the_author_meta not resetting

I'm looping through posts normally. I want to display the author ... simple <?php the_author(); ?> gives me "Patrick Daly". Nah, I just want the first name, so I use <?php the_author_meta( ...
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Custom Post Type supports author

I am using 'author' in 'supports' array for my 'custom post type', that shows a list of all users of the site on add or edit post screen to assign author for the post. But I want to filter that list ...
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Add twitter feed per author in Wordpress on author page?

Is this possible? I wanted to use a variable to get the twitter field's output of an author so that I can embed that timeline, but it looks like this is impossible because you have to get the ID of ...
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Changing /author/ link to something else: what is a better way?

Is there a better way than this snippet I am using? function change_author_permalinks() { global $wp_rewrite; // Change the value of the author permalink base to whatever you want here ...
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author / profile url without slug

is it possible to make users profile / author url like domain.com/username? I have tried to set "user" instead of "author" as a slug and use the following code in htaccess: RewriteCond ...
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Contributors can still publish content after user downgrade

I'm trying to slowly hand over WordPress access to other site users but when I downgrade their user type from "Author" to "Contributor," I'm finding that WordPress isn't restricting their respective ...
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wp user role,username and email id is missing on wp admin panel

i am facing a totally strange problem on my wordpress blog. recently i have migrate my wp blog to a new server. but on the new server everything is working fine. but my author are not able to login. ...
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Display posts on a separate page from certain authors?

I've been working on this for days. I've tried the WP codex, Google searching, etc, and I know I'm not doing something right but my patience has run out :( . I have 3 authors. I am trying to display ...