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How to display current_user bio

I'm displaying the current user's info on the front-end, but haven't been able to locate the correct hook for the bio, other than as an "author" hook. Help?
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Add user data to table when user is created?

I am trying to figure out how to add user information and specific meta data to a separate table through PHP. I would prefer to do this when a user posted to the wp_users and wp_usermeta table. I am ...
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How to update user profile custom fields

I have created custom fields on my registration form, such as 'telephone', using Theme My Login. I have found a way to make them appear in the backend (on the User page) but I can't update those ...
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get the taxonomies terms associated with users

I’m building a search form with meta_query to get users based on meta_key and meta_value. Some meta_key are taxonomies. It works very well but in my select, i have all terms and some terms are not ...
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get_user_meta empty when inside ajax hook

I'm currently implementing a wheel of fortune for a website. I'm storing in a user meta how many times a user has played and other things. When the user plays, it sends an AJAX request which draws a ...
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How to access author data from header action

I am adding a function to the header: add_action('wp_head', 'mine'); function mine() { global $authordata; $avatar_url = get_avatar_ur($authordata->user_email); // .... } But I am getting ...
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CRM and newsletter integration? [closed]

I already use WordPress to create an online catalog and web presence. Now, a little box tells people to enter their email address, and they will receive an email when a new product is added to the ...
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Woocommerce persistent cart on multisite

I am trying to make a global cart plugin for woocommerce. I want to use the details stored by woocommerce in the persistent cart since it is stored as a user meta and user tables are shared across a ...
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Mailchimp Synch User with custom user_meta to create list

i've a csv file with my clients list that i use to create users with custom meta data (such as language, notes, etc) i'd like to sync those wp users to mailchimp users, dividing it by lists (blocked ...
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Creating a Digital Download facility and track downloads [closed]

I need to make available Documents for download and I need to track the document name/number of downloads for each user and list of downloaders for each download, is this possible with WordPress, if ...
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Updating meta_value in a custom key

I have a custom meta_key called 'sales' this holds information of all sales a sales person has carried out along with a flag to say if it has been authorised, awaiting authorisation or if it has been ...
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how to get specific fields from get_user_meta()

I use $data = get_user_meta ( $user_id); to get all data. But only need some fields like gender - city - answer. How can I filter this in get_user_meta()?
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Update user meta of author when post content is viewed

I have a value that I'm trying to store as user meta for authors on my site. I need it to update itself every time the content of a post is viewed for that author. Here's as far as I've gotten but it ...
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Require confirmation of current user's email before updating database and before send_email_change_email

I like the core ability for users to update their default "Email" field. For example username1 can edit their own profile and change their "Email" field from email1@example.com to email2@example.com ...
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Help integrating Custom post type meta field with custom profile fields

I have a custom post type for "locations" and I need to have "users" log in and be able to pick a location that is within a certain distance from them. I have added some spots to the profile using ...
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how to get list of all users + there metadata

How do I get a list of all users with role = 'Customers' including all the metadata per user, means wp_users + wp_usermeta. Query below does not generate the wanted results. $query = "SELECT * ...
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SQL query equivalent to WP User Query

I have the following WP user query code: //Get all users sorted by whatever $sorted_users = new WP_User_Query(array( 'orderby' => 'meta_value', 'meta_key' => 'satisfaction_rating', '...
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How to add follow functionality to multi-author wordpress site?

is there any way to add "follow" functionality to Wordpress ? so that every logged-in user can follow his favorite author and only can see post from authors that he followed them .. A possible ...
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Redirecting users based on custom user meta

I am novice trying to use the following code: function my_login_redirect( $url, $request, $user ){ if( $user && is_object( $user ) && is_a( $user, 'WP_User' ) ) { if( 'cool' == ...
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How to show all usermeta values of specific key as dropdown

I have created a custom usermeta field in the user profile named key user_designation. How can I show all its values as a dropdown?
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Show global Message in User Profiles with admin only Input field in Wordpress Backend

I try to display a piece of text (without plugin) for example "Quote of the day: Some text" on all user profile pages (.../wp-admin/profile.php). This Text should managable/editable from the Profile ...
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wordpress meta value compare between two date

I want to check date between two year of birth. But my saved value is date of birth. Meta key "birth_date". Now I want to check value between years using year. My saved date format like "01/01/1995" ...
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Hide a user from WordPress

I'm using the below code to hide a user from the WordPress User List: add_action( 'pre_user_query', 'ap_pre_user_query' ); function ap_pre_user_query( $user_search ) { $user = wp_get_current_user(...
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Content hooks vs User hooks

This is more of a theory question than a question with a direct answer. I've been working with different actions for firing functions when a post is updated or deleted and when users are updated or ...
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Customizing WP tables or adding new ones?

I would like to extend user data, adding picture, department, phone, etc. You may achieve this adding custom fields to the usermeta, however I wonder if this techniques is deprecated and it would be ...
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Update user meta using with ajax

I want to edit user meta on the front using an ajax form, this is what i have: The form has the user ID: <form id="<?php echo $current_user->ID; ?>"... This is the script:: <script&...
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WordPress last login foreach user

Trying to get the last login of each user and display it into the admin panel. Currently I can display the first user within the admin loop, however I can't pull out the remaining users. I think I ...
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Create custom user role (client) that can create another custom user role (employee) of that client

Bit of a long question, but I do believe this situation will occur for other people in other contexts. Our company needs to create an Employee Assistance Program MU subdirectory network site where ...
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get selected Option value in Dropdown selection

I want to store some Custom User Meta in Edit User Form. i but i cant get it working :/ Here is the following code add_action('show_user_profile', 'add_extra_berufe'); add_action('...
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Order By Meta_key but convert custom date to Y-m-d first

So I have a meta key called sermon_date. Without having to change the custom post type format for Y-m-d and then editing all of the sermons to have that date....they are in m-d-Y format currently. So ...
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User Last Login Sort Column

I've seen there are several ways to display a user's last login date on the Users page without having to use a 3rd party plugin. Building on that, I'd really like to have the user's last login date ...
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Where to Store Custom User Fields

I've built an enterprise Wordpress site and we are currently designing an automated import of company user data directly into the Wordpress database, so it's not manual. This user data has more data ...
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Difference between update_user_meta and update_user_option

Can anyone explain what is the difference between update_user_meta and update_user_option and in which scenarios the both can be used?
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How to display checkbox meta array values one by one?

By wp user frontend I add some checkboxes to users frontend profile. When I use echo get_the_author_meta('my_pet', $author_id) output is: cat| dog| hamster And when I use this loop code $pet = ...
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Update user meta when user login

I have created a custom field last login time, i want to fill it with last time user login date and time. function fb_add_custom_user_profile_fields( $user ) { ?> <h3><?php _e('User ...
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same users different websites other then wordpress

I am creating a network of sites. I have some wordpress installations as well as some other scripts installations. I know that i can use single wordpress users table for different wordpress ...
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Exclude main blog from get_blogs_of_user

I use WordPress Multisite and in the sidebar i have a box that shows a list of blogs the logged in user is a member of. I'm looking for a way to exclude the mainblog from this list. The main blog ID ...
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query post by author gender

I'm using utimate member plugin on my website. for each member (author), I have a field to store the member gender. (Homme / Femme). the data is stored in my database, inside wp_usermeta. meta key ...
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Show list users based on two custom field values

I'm kinda stuc. I have added an extra field in the user profile for my authors, called ArtistCategory which can be Tattoo or Piercing. I'm using this key and value to filter for menu and gallery ...
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Allow role to edit users at lower level with only specific metadata

How to allow a custom role, company-administrator, to be able to edit/create/delete users lower than their level, subscriber, where some metadata is matched? To elaborate: I'm making a membership ...
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Gather posts into a cart/lightbox and share with another user

Ok I've almost completed a Wordpress site that is a multi-user Image Library. This is a private site, where users must be logged-in to view it. The average user cannot get to the backend (wp-admin) ...
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The Simple and Correct Way to Add User Meta

I want to give points to users to their activities like writing posts, writing comments, etc. I thought to use user meta to store points. I know that I can use add_user_meta... But the problem ...
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duplicate user metadata key values

I've spotted that some of my users have duplicate metadata key values (my only fault because i inserted data directly to the wp_usermeta table!). This query for example SELECT * FROM `wp_usermeta` ...
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How to show twitter link preview (Card View)

I want to ask about my problem. I can't show twitter link preview for my website and for information, I just add this code i get from WP Beginners <?php #twitter cards hack if(is_single() |...
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Building a scalable Wordpress favouriting plugin - one serialised meta value array or many meta records

I am trying to build a simple Wordpress favourite post plugin that is scalable and could handle 1000s or 10000s of users or more. There are several different approaches that I have seen in other ...
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Getting a users username in get_user_meta

I am getting people's first and last names this way: $_UFName = get_user_meta($_uid, 'first_name', true); $_ULName = get_user_meta($_uid, 'last_name', true); where $_uid is the persons id I ...
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Users are required to login to my site. How define user.member boolean, its permissions, and conditionally display/handle behavior based on it

Users are required to login to my site. They are redirected to the login page and not allowed past the login page until they authenticate. Once authenticated, they can access most of the website. ...
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Save buddypress xprofile data to author meta

I have created a buddypress extended profile field "description" and would like to save the data entered to the "descripion" profile field of the user (DEfault wordpress Biography description field) ...
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Updating user meta on save post

I have a custom post type called 'programmes' that details seminar information. Using a form visitors to the site can signup to a specific 'programme', once they have completed the form a new user is ...
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Plugin that would allow WordPress Authors to “follow” other Authors and query “Activity Info” from that

I have a WordPress blog that is all user based Authors that submit content and such. Currently in the site, you can view other authors profiles but basically just view their content from the author....