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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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Creating a custom post type upon registration

I'm struggling to find the best/quick easy solution to this problem: I have a plugin that creates companies but stores all of the company info as a user so all information is in the user's profile. ...
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How to filter users on admin users page by custom meta field?

The Problem WP appears to remove the value of my query variable before it gets used to filter the list of users. My Code This function adds a custom column to my Users table on /wp-admin/users.php: ...
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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:: ...
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Wordpress SQL Issue not returning correct reselts

So, I have been working on an SQL query involving the users and usermeta tables in wordpress. I am not getting the correct results. I have the following query written SELECT * FROM ...
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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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Update user profile information from functions.php

I have the following function in my functions.php file:- function apply_for_job() { $job_id = $_GET['job_id']; $user_id = get_current_user_id(); $prev_value = get_field('applied_jobs'); ...
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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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get author id outside loop for posts showed by shortcode in a page

i have a page (like: site.com/PAGE), and this page address will display all posts from all authors(posts are custom post type). if address contain the author slug like: site.come/PAGE/USER, display ...
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Query posts based on the meta key values of logged-in users?

I searched in WordPress Codes, and all of the online forums and tutorials about this but could not find any relevant solution. What I am trying to achieve is to create a query that lists posts for a ...
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Textarea is not displaying user data

I am trying to make a form which is editable by user and if the user already added some text it should show that. Once user press submit button, text should be replaced with new text which is input by ...
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How to display user's avatar on their profile page?

I'm trying to figure out a simple way to display the user's avatar on their profile page. It seems like it would be a very simple thing to do, but I can't figure it out. Is get_avatar(); not the right ...
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Reordering fields in registration form via custom plugin

I'd like to reorder the fields in the default WP registration form. I'm adding additional fields with my plugin but they are appearing below the username and email fields. My code is below (it's ...
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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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Delete user from frontend

Hi I am working on a frontend admin where a user must be able to delete his account. current_user() is a custom made function of me that retrieves the user meta data. Does anyone know how I can make ...
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Save editor's value in user meta and retrieve it

I am making user meta fields. I have to implement a field named business_profile and implement editor on it. I have implemented the editor but I can't seem to either save its value or retrieve it. ...
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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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Display user meta by different user role

I have added in my functions.php child theme some user meta and works no problem, but I need to display this data only inside a user profile with a specific user role named "rivenditore" and if is ...
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Buddypress avatar image in database [closed]

I want to get path of buddy-press profile pic directly in database to be used on other then word-press platform but i am not able to find it in database.. because i can't use buddy-press functions in ...
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Update another users meta

I'm using gravity forms and have a fairly extensive profile for each user. They are able to add 5 other forms of data to their profile/user meta. My users are able to send an email to a non user and ...
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How to get a buddypress user profile link and a certain user profile field for the current post author?

I want to replace get_author_link() and get_the_author_meta($feld) with something equivalent to point to the author of the current post Buddypress user profile page and retrieve a specific profile ...
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Getting mail recipient ID rather than current user ID

I have a custom email function in functions.php, that when an admin approves a user sends an email to them notifying them of this. However I need to add some custom data for each recipient, that I can ...
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Grouping users under parent user

What it needs to be like: one "super user" with user role company normal users with user role employee I don't want "super user" to be able to have more capabilities, especially admin-like ...
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Issue with foreach on duplicate meta_key's

Im storing using add_user_meta custom values that get sent to the front page of the website. Here is the php code. $user_query = new WP_User_Query( array( 'fields' => 'ID' ) ); ...
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How can I get user URL by id

I am using custom post types, and I have a problem getting the author URL to his profile. I can get the author ID using: $authers_interviewdoctor = get_post_meta( $post->ID , ...
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How to get last login Access Date and time

I have seen similar question Here at First and Second. But these two are not close to my code. Let me show my code here. add_action('wp_login', 'set_last_login'); //function for setting the ...
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Sanitize textarea instead of input

I want to add a new field to the user registration. I'm using this tutorial by Paul Underwood. The tutorial works but I want to switch the input text to a textarea which I do know how to do. The ...
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delete_user_meta Delete one value out of array

The code I have is not working cause the value saved as array and I'm not sure how to fix this. // Remove favorite authors from current users DB function fav_author_remove_user(){ ...
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update_user_meta add value on the top on existing value

I'm working on a plugin that will allow people to favorite authors on WP site. When you click on Favorite this author button, it will send author ID to below function and save that value in DB. ...
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Querying users by meta value and getting a strange answer

Here is my case: I am trying to get all users with some value related to a specific meta key. In other words, I don't want to select users that have nothing on that meta key (mps_finalDate). So here ...
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mysql query two database tables, users and usermeta and sort by custom meta int value

I am trying to get an array of site users sorted by a custom meta value (an int). I can query the users just fine and get them back to use in a foreach. I currently have the query results come back ...
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Checkbox not showing as checked on UserProfile (even with checked=“checked”)

I have a dynamic list of checkboxes that are showing on a user profile in the admin area (user-edit.php). A user should be able to select the checkboxes which will save their selections as an array ...
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Wordpress /users/me endpoint request forbidden

Using Wordpress's plugin WP REST API version 1, there is an endpoint called /users/me which response with data for the currently logged-in user. When I requested /users/me I got 403 Request Forbidden ...
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update_user_meta doesn't work with AJAX

I try to keep user subscription in a metadata var. The function is called by AJAX. Ahe AJAX is called but the metadata does not seem updated on frontend. Here is the code: jQuery <script ...
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get_user_meta() doesn't include user email?

I simply wonder why <?php var_dump(get_user_meta(4)); ?> doesn't contain an email address of the user. Instead I have to use get_userdata(4)->user_email; to query the email of the user. ...
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How to change user role using hook

I have created some custom user field , so i can manage my users as dealer in my website . Now my problem is with that user role , i want to make something in my function.php to check if my custom ...
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How do I change the user via SQL?

I change a user via SQL in wordpress: SET @old_user='old_user'; SET @new_user='new_user'; UPDATE wp_users SET user_login = replace(user_login, @old_user, @new_user); UPDATE wp_users SET ...
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How to echo billing phone number under My Account in Woocommerce? [closed]

We're wish to get customer's billing_phone number & then put it under "My Account" or "My Address" section. This way, our billing support can look up for a number to call from the front-end, w/o ...
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Store extra user values permanently

I need to store an extra value for users. I have made an extra field on the users page and on the "add new user" page. When adding a new user the extra value is stored using "update_user_meta": ...
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What is rich_editing?

I wanted to learn more about shortcodes with button implementation since I do not use them much and I have been doing a lot of research on the topic and the questions and tutorials I run across use a ...
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How to get top 10 user is based on user meta value

I'm trying to get top 10 users in my wordpress blog based on user meta value. I've tried few methods & finally able to get just top one user using below wpdb query. But clueless, how we can get ...
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Show number of posts by logged in user

How to display the number of posts written by the logged in user. Here is what i got from the codex so far <?php echo 'Number of posts published by user: ' . count_user_posts( 5 ); ?>
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How can I create a search field that includes user meta?

I have a site with a number of users with a bunch of custom fields in the user section. I need those fields to be searchable by a user visiting the site. I'm not an experienced web developer but I ...
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Updating user meta

I'm struggling to figure out to get the code to update a single current user meta. For instance if I want to update their first name automatically. I'm using $current_user = wp_get_current_user(); ...
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Globally Change Name of User Profile Fields

I am trying to globally change the name of user profile fields or add new fields to the users' profile (whichever is easier and takes less resources). I tried using something like: add_filter( ...
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How can I sort get_users() by any value (last_name, user defined fields and more)

I want to sort the result of get_users() by last name, first name, user defined fields or whatever. How can I achieve this while still using get_users()?
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How to get its meta_value of a specific meta_key within wp_usermeta

Using the S2member plugin, a meta_key for the last-payment-time is automatically stored in WordPress DB under table wp_usermeta (custom field is called wp_meds2member_last_payment_time). From ...
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get users nickname uploaded media

I want to get the users nickname who uploaded a media file. I'm getting all media files with this code and want to link to the users nickname / profile <?php $args = array( ...
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wp_usermeta - Read from database, but save function broken

I added a custom field to the profile-page of WordPress users called "uidnumber" and it reads values from the database just fine, however it just doesn't save anything. I'd rather save it in ...
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Admin user edit - Grab newly submitted user meta immediately after update/submit

I am trying push user update fields to an api via user profile edit or admin user edit. I have successfully allowed user to update their own profile and have it also update the remote api with same ...