Wrapper for WP_User_Query. Retrieves an array of users matching specific criteria.

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Reduce number of SQL queries inside WP_Query loop to fetch author data

This question applies to scale and does not concern typical blog implementations. I'm working on a web app where I'm running standard WP_Query to fetch some custom post types. This usually results in ...
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Sort get_users by custom field

I have a custom USER taxonomy called 'label' which also has a custom field of 'sort_order' - I am trying to return a list of users that have the label taxonomy and then sort this list by the ...
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Order the users by the date of their latest post

I use the following code for getting the authors of in my multi-author blog and order them by their post count. I want to order them by the date of their last post $authors = ...
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Getting all the users who have author privilege

Can anyone tell me how to get all the users who have author privileges by querying the DB in WordPress and order them by number of posts written by them. I use the following query to get all the ...
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Getting list of top 10 users and sort on last name

I would like to display a list of the top 10 authors based on the amount of posts that they have, and then sort them on last name. To my knowledge, this is not trivial since the last name of a user ...
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Query Users by post count, last 30 days and display each users post count according to post type

I'm almost done, the code below does everything but display post count for each user broken down into post types, and also I'm like to filter it last thirty days. I'm trying to get the post for each ...
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Custom post type support for get_users('orderby=post_count');

The default WordPress function get_users('orderby=post_count'); only orders users with the count of the posts they've made. Any idea how to modify this to support custom post types as well? UPDATE: ...
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Redirect to current user page upon link click

I hope this problem does not have too complicated of a solution. I also hope it isn't too easy so I don't feel like a fool for not figuring it out :) On my website, (Wordpress), I have Peter's ...
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How to display the names of users from a specific group with a shortcode?

I have in the database a table with the user_id and corresponding group_id values, so each row contain the ID of the user that is a member of a group and the related group ID. The question is: How to ...
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Convert usernames listed by the Groups plugin shortcode to displayed names?

I have created a group with the Groups plugin and I want to display the members list of that group. I put the shortcode [groups_group_info group="Group Name Here" show="users"] in a page, but it ...
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get_users meta_query

I can't get meta_queries working correctly on get_users(). For the life of me can't figure out what I'm doing wrong. $args = array( 'meta_query' => array( ...
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get random users each time based on the meta key

I have many users on my website, out of some has status "elite". I am saving this status in meta key/value for each user ('meta_key' => 'elite_member', 'meta_value' => '1'). I want to display ...
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Author List page: Exclude based on last post date

I have a Author page that I built using this code and it works fine. However, I have several writers that range from frequent to one-time writers. I would like to seperate out writers that have not ...
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How may I filter get_users() similarly to pre_get_posts?

I have filtered posts, pages and custom_post_types based on $current_user custom usermeta field values using pre_get_posts(). Is there a similar method/function to alter get_users() based on ...
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Sort users in get_users() in custom order

<?php $blogusers = get_users('include=5,6,2,7,12,8'); foreach ($blogusers as $user) { ... } ?> Right now, these users will sorted by first name. How do I sort this in the order the ...
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Echo text if field under user_meta is empty with get_users()

With get_users() I am listing users and their information. I've a custom field in the database, people_lists_class. <?php $blogusers = get_users('role=contributor&orderby=display_name'); ...
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How to get the user description with get_users?

I'm using this piece of code to list users and their information. The problem I'm having is that the description isn't showing. Obviously it's because the description lays under "user_meta" and not ...
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How to do get_users() with multiple meta_keys

In the codex it says its possible to do get_users() with multiple meta keys by using the meta_query parameter but it doesn't explain how. Can someone give me an example?
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Return all users with a specific meta key

I'd like to use get_users() to return all users that have a particular meta_key, but I don't want to specify what the value has to be because it will change for every user. The value is a json string. ...
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Get all user with both meta_value

I was wondering if there were any efficient way of fetching all user comparing two different meta_key. I am currently fetching all user compared to the first meta, then loop trough the user_id to ...
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Can I pass two roles to the function get_users?

I want to get the users of role academic and student. I have tried using the code below (passing an array of roles, but all users are being displayed, so clearly it's not working. ...
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List users with the most total posts view

I'm asked by my friend to create a widget for his multiauthor blog. He wants to list 3 authors with the most total post view from their posts. I've got the job done for the post view using post ...
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Override orderby to create list of users by custom meta_value

I'm having issues ordering a loop of users by a custom meta_value. Reading the Codex for get_users(), it doesn't actually say that you can use the meta_value for orderby. When I try to do it I get a ...
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get current user not working

I was trying this code to get current user info, but showing nothing. My WordPress version is 3.3.1 <?php wp_get_current_user(); /** * @example Safe usage: $current_user = ...
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Menu page with list of users

I need a way to create a menu page with a list of all users for administrative purposes. The list will be used by users that don't have permission or acceses to the "Users" menu page. The page need to ...
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How can I query all users who registered today?

I'm trying to use meta_query to return all users that have registered today : $args = array( 'meta_query' => array( array( 'key' => 'user_registered', ...
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get_users is expecting unserialized meta_value

I'm trying to get all users assigned to a custom usermeta. I know that get_users() is supposed to work; however, it doesn't seem to be working. What I have is a usermeta storing a category ID and I'm ...
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Get multiple roles with get_users

I've got some code like this: $query_args = array(); $query_args['fields'] = array( 'ID', 'display_name' ); $query_args['role'] = 'subscriber'; $users = get_users( $query_args ); foreach ($users as ...
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Getting all user metadata from user

I am trying to show bio and other custom metadata for my users in a page. So, i want to query the user metadata table for it. I have tried but did not find any functions for that. What i am looking ...
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Users: List A to Z, for Users

I would like to create a list of all the alphabets that represent each user in my site. Example: A -> Link that shows list of all users whose **nickname** starting with letter "A" B -> ...
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Why does get_users suddenly return duplicates?

I'm having a hard time figuring this one out. I'm running a simple users query : $args = array( 'role' => 'custom_role', 'orderby' => 'ID', 'order' => 'DESC', 'number' => ...
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Create a page Meta Box listing all blog users

I have a custom post type where each post can only be seen on the frontend by one specific user. I have figured out how to make an archive template where only posts with the meta _allowed_user = ...
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Get current user data from external PHP page

I have a PHP page at the same level as the template/theme on WordPress. I need to be able to get the current logged in user details from this page. I have tried this: require_once( ...
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How to use “offset” to paginate get_users?

Is is possible to paginate the get_users function with the "offset" parameter? I have complete my custom query of users for my list and now I need to paginate the results into multiple pages. Here ...
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Get users with atleast one post

How can I get all users with atleast one post? I don't think it's possible with get_users function.
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How to list users that have written custom post types and hide the ones that have not?

I'm trying to build an author list that would show all authors that have written a Custom Post Type post, and hide authors that have no posts. With wp_list_authors it would be easy to show users that ...
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How to paginate the get_users function?

Im using the get_users function to show a custom list of users on the site. The only issue Im having a problem figuring out now is how to paginate the result. This is a sample of the function that Im ...
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How to count get_users query?

I have been searching high and low for a way to count the amount of results from a get_users query. Most of what I found is to count the total number of posts in a post query, but nothing for ...
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List users by last name in WP_User_Query

How can I list users by last name ASC when using WP_User_Query? There is an orderby parameter but looking in core it doesn't accept ordering my user meta. Anyone know how to extend WP to allow this ...
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Order users by custom user meta

I'm showing a list of users like so: <ul> <?php $directors = get_users('role=director'); foreach ($directors as $director) { $dir_id = $director->ID; ...
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Order by first name

I'm trying to order the member list by display_name or first name ASC. http://sim.is/sim/felagatal-sim/ This doesn't seem to work. Any pointers out there? :/ $users = get_users(array( 'role' ...
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trying to list users & display first - last name

For some reason this is not working for me :( $get_members = array( 'blog_id' => $GLOBALS['blog_id'], 'role' => 'sm_flagar', ); $blogusers = get_users($get_members); foreach ...
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Best way to get user id for get_users function?

I'm trying to make a table of users by role type. What is the best-practices method of getting the user id? My goal is to print each users first & last names, username and email. What I have now: ...