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Permalink to user profile

How can I retrieve the permalink to a user (author) profile dynamically outside the loop by ID? an alternative to the_author_link(), but for outside the loop. Example: get_author_link($user_id);
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Extra profile field as select box?

I want to add some more profile fields to Wordpress. It works fine with normal text box: <input type="text" name="gender" id="gender" value="<?php echo esc_attr( get_the_author_meta( 'gender', ...
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How can I add an image field to BuddyPress Extended Profile Fields? [closed]

I'm working with the BuddyPress extended profile component and would like to add image fields to the WordPress user profile. Is there code that I can add to my theme's functions.php so it inserts the ...
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WordPress comments on users profile

I have a profile page and I need to make a comment system on it. The comments system should work exactly the same way as standard WordPress comment system, but instead of posts it should work with ...
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How to remove these fields from the 'Profile' section?

I have to remove some profile fields from the 'Profile' page according to the user roles. For removing the color picker I used remove_action("admin_color_scheme_picker", "admin_color_scheme_picker"). ...
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Comments do not respect display_name setting, how to make plugin to overcome this

When I post something on Wordpress, it's posted with my display name. However if I change my display name, posts posted by me will be updated with the new author. Comments will stay with the old ...
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How to link avatar and nickname to profile

On the single post page I want to link the avatar function to the author profile, but I tried <a href="<?php the_author_posts_link(); ?>"> <img src="<?php echo ...
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Can you use the buddypress profile system without installing the whole of buddypress? [closed]

I am a novice with wordpress but doing my best to learn. Is it possible to use the buddypress profile system without installing the whole of buddypress? I appreciate any feedback even if it is just ...
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Login redirect to certain bp profile page

Im trying to do a redirect to a certain bp profile page but for some reason it keeps going to the home page on the login. this is my code im not entirely sure what the problem is and why it keeps ...
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Allow users to upload multiple images to their profile

I've asked this before but to no avail. I need the ability for any user (From Contributor up) of my website to upload a minimum of 5 and a maximum of 10 images to their profile and have they ...
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Disallow user from editing their own profile information

I'm currently developing an intranet and I am using Justin Tadlock's Members plugin to control roles and capabilities. I have created a HR role to allow Human Resources staff to create and edit user ...
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BuddyPress - Hook to Update Custom Profile Fields [closed]

I am working on custom app for a client that requires some extra fields in the user's profile. I have successfully created a registration page that saves the custom fields and now I need to do the ...
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List all authors by matching custom meta data on a category page

I have a number of category terms act as placeholders for our departments. I than pull in those terms on the backend profile edit screen using Justin Tadlock's tutorial: ...
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Add multiple images to author profile page

I'm developing a directory style theme using multi-site and each new author needs to be able to upload 5-10 photos to be displayed in their profile page. Is there any way of doing this? I don't mind ...
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How to link to the current User/Author Profile page?

Is there a way to link to the authors profile page? At the moment i can access the authors profile by visiting the url like this: http://mysite.com/?author=1 Is there a function that i could use to ...
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Fields in User Profile Page

I have a question and would like help from friends. I want to add two fields on the page of users registered on my blog. I added some pictures to brighten my explanation. When we register a user ...
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Extending the user profile

Is there any way that developing a Wordpress admin panel like this would be possible? http://deanelliott.me/wp-content/uploads/account-backend.jpg My client wants it to be displayed within the ...
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How to create a public profile for authors/contributors/users?

I would like to add a public profile page to the authors and others contributors in my site. where visitors can see their profile info. I don't wanna use Buddypress, is it possible with WordPress ...
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Getting $curauth->ID to work inside a shortcode

Im wanting to show a profile/logo pic on author.php via a simple shortcode: function wpaluploader_showauthorimage() { $wpaluploader_authorlogo = '<img src="' . get_bloginfo('url'). ...
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Frontend image uploading from edit profile page. (goldenapples)

I have been following goldenapples front end file uploads tutorial, however i do have that working for my frontend posting page, but what i am wanting to accomplish now is to add an image from edit ...
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How to parse a huge list of users using a CRON function?

I have several thousand users subrscribed to a WP website. Everyday I need to send an email to each user. The emails are custom generated depending on the data of several custom user profile fields. ...
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Add User meta fields, which only admin can edit

is there a way to add custom user meta fields (like the one in the profile.php which contain specific user data), but only an admin (or an other user with enough capabilities) can change them? Maybe ...
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Saving custom profile fields

I'm adding a custom profile field to users of a specific role, like this : function add_custom_profile_fields( $fields ) { // get current user ID $user = new WP_User( $_GET['user_id'] ); ...
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Display a registered user profile page

I have a website where users can register, login and their edit profile, they can comment but not post. What I am looking for is a way to display a user profile page (where I display the gravatar and ...
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add 'file upload' field to user details

In the backend when a user goes to their detail page they can edit a few text fields. I want to add a custom field that allows the user to upload a file. I found something similar but its only to add ...
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user-new.php less detailed after WP3.1; how to revert?

I updated WP to 3.1, and one issue my organization (which uses WP in Network Mode) is having is the Add New User page in wp-admin is now much less detailed -- before it was more like profile.php, with ...
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Upload gravatar in WP profile?

I'm interested in the theory of a user being able to register/upload a gravatar directly in their user account within a hosted WP system. Is this feasible?
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Syncing BuddyPress and WordPress profile fields [closed]

BuddyPress and WordPress store profile information in 2 separate locations, and there's a process to sync profile data between the 2 tables. However, this is pretty much limited (from how I'm reading ...
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add custom field in user register form

In my WordPress based site, I want to add a custom field (e.g. type of user - employee, investor) in the user registration form in the admin side, without editing the core file. Can anyone please ...
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How to use tinyMCE for user “biographical info”?

I would like to provide our WP users (authors) with a tinyMCE editor instead of standard textarea for their "Biographical Info" on the Profile page. I have spent a lot of time searching online for ...