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Create post for every user?

I was wondering is there a way to create a post for every user. Sort of like a mass update that would associate certain user meta to the post created. I would prefer running a loop script that goes ...
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How can I add authors in WordPress and assign them a picture?

I know that Wordpress allows us to create a new user and the user's avatar is got from Gravatar service base on their email. How can I add authors in WordPress and assign them a picture (without using ...
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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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“operation successful” message

i'm writing some custom wordpress pages, and i want that after an action where the user has addess an item to a list (after the user press the submit button and the page reloads showing the updated ...
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Prevent Registration Where Role is None?

My blog is being hammered by sploggers. The good news is that in every case the role displays as "None" in the list of Users. Is there a way to use add_action("user register") in functions.php to ...
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Replace Gravatar with UserPhoto in All Users Coulmn view

I am using the UserPhoto plugin which allows users to upload a photo which can be used in many ways. (It's awesome) But I would also like when the admins look at the list of users the column displays ...
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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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Is it possible to build social networking website using WordPress?

Can one WordPress install handle at least 100,000 user profile pages (5m visitors a month), 20-100 pictures per profile, taging, facebook-like wall, private messaging system etc.? What's the limit ...
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How to migrate wordpress users from one blog to another

I have a client that has a single install outside of her network installation. I need to migrate the users with their passwords into the network installation. I've tried backupbuddy but it seems to ...
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New users must comment when requesting username

Does any one know of a Plug in that will help with reducing the number of unknown user requests to my site? current when a new user requests access I can only see an email address and username. Is ...
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Is it possible to tell if a user is logged into Wordpress from looking at the cookies which are set?

Is it possible to tell if a user is logged into Wordpress from looking at the cookies which are set on a site? If not, how could I add hooks to the login success and logout actions and set my own ...
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Authors List page - How to include only those with wp_user_level as Author

At my Authors template page, I want to show a complete list of Authors only (i.e. wp_user_level=2) the code I used is like this: $current = (intval(get_query_var('paged'))) ? ...
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Update post counts (published, draft, unattached) in admin interface

I am working on a multi-user WordPress setup and have made it so a particular type of user can only see and interact with posts, images, pages etc that they have authored. The code to make this happen ...
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How to hide media uploads by other users in the Media menu?

Simply put - how might I completely hide media files uploaded by any other users other then themselves? Id like to disable access to these links & files since they are a way for non-admin users to ...
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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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Save custom field types with this function…?

I found this great article (right here) about creating and saving custom fields for user profiles. The problem is that it only saves text fields. I can't save checkboxes, radio, or any other field ...
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Have users created automatically when a network site is created

Trying to figure out how to have users created automatically when a network site is created. So currently when a new user registers, their account is created and their network site is created. That ...
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Taxonomy Meta Box in User Profile?

Is it possible to have users populate a taxonomy meta box(es), using the post_tag or any custom taxonomies I create? The idea is to include users in a network into the taxonomy schema, which would ...
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How can I get list of emails of users who commented on a post?

What I want here is simple, but I'm not really sure how to approach it. I have a tournament website based on WordPress, where users sign up for a tournament by commenting on a post. The problem is, ...
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Custom user role still showing up after deletion, ideas?

I previously created a new user role called "Owner" which worked fine, however I decided to delete it afterwards from my functions.php since I found it to not be as useful for my project after ...
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Search Users base on meta_value & meta_key

How can i use multiple meta_key and meta_value to search users? For example, i want to search & find user name is "David" & location in "London". I'm using this query, But nothings in ...
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Giving users an editable homepage/business directory

I'm currently working on a site which requires a business directory for 80 tennants. In an ideal world I'd like the administrator to create a user for each business and a page in a custom post type. ...
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How to know when an user is loged in?

Hello i have this simple problem: when the user is logged an podcast player is shown, other case no. How verify when the user is logged? Im wordpress and php newbie. Thankx
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How to limit user registration to a specific set of domains?

I'd like to limit registration to some of my sites based on the email domain of the user. For example, I only want people with @gmail.com emails to register. Any ideas? Plugin possible?
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Groups of capabilities: users with multiple roles?

I'm pretty sure I understand the roles and capabilities setup in WordPress: granular capabilities, grouped together in roles that can be assigned to users. Code should check the granular capabilities, ...
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wordpress multisite, how to keep user on subdomain throughout registration process?

I am running wp subdomain multisite in combination with domain mapping. This means I can create a new subdomain site xyz.site.com and map the domain name 'xyz.com' to that site. The problem I have is ...
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Find out how many times the user has logged in

I'd like to determine how many times a user has logged in. Does WordPress retain that information or will I have to add a db entry every time they log-in? if(is_user_logged_in() && ...
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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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Bulk Move Users from one site to another within a network ( Multisite )

I have a multisite install with 2 sites. I am working on site A, and I have a lot fo users on site B. I can individually move users from B to A, but there is a nontrivial number of users, and this ...
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link variable to user

is there an easy way for me to save a variable and link it to a user? specifically I want to use meta box to output a variable on the front page, then have it be a link so if a user clicks it, it ...
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Update User Role Across Network when Main Site User is Updated

I'm using a slightly modified copy of the Multi Site User Management plugin to keeps users synced across a multisite network, but have one problem with it. When a user's role is updated on the main ...
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Assigning tags to user?

Does anyone know a way (either programmatically or through a plugin) to assign tags to users? I want to build a list of user interests as tags, so I can match related content to their interests. ...
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Set user after wp_create_user?

I have a form that creates a new user by using: wp_create_user() This works, but after this I want to auto log in the user. I tried using: $creds = array(); $creds['user_login'] = 'username'; ...
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Importing users? From another wordpress site

Is there a way to import users from another wordpress site? Both sites are new. I just don't want to go through the trouble of adding the same users profile information and password.
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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: ...
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Is it possible to sign in with user_email in Wordpress?

is it possible to sign in with user_email instead of user_login, please ? Thanks.
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Add a wordpress blog to my website having users

I have a php/mysql based site with users segregated into different groups... i want to add blogging system to it so that each group has its own blog which can be authored by users who are designated ...
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Redirecting or displaying a message on first login

I've been trying to decipher a way to display a message to a user on first login and can't seem to get it to work. I'm not sure what I'm missing, or if there's something else I need to do. Any help ...
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User management system similar to wordpress one?

I am in very big need of a user management system just like the one that wordpress uses but without being blog related. I need to be able to manage users and apply certain privileges depending on user ...
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Author page like wordpress answers

I'm newbie in wordpress. I want to implement a page like http://wordpress.stackexchange.com/users But no idea how to implement. The user listing, info, avatar,user search everything will same. any ...
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Adding fields to the “Add New User” screen in the dashboard

I'd like to add the field "Company Name" to the add new user page in the admin panel. I've done quite a bit of searching and have been unable to find details on how to do this. I can easily add info ...
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How to programmatically add a user to a role?

I want to programmatically add the current user to a role and also remove the current user from a role in a php page i created . am really stuck. thanks in advance
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Add extra field to users

I have this code that adds the check box to the 'Edit User' page but when i check it, and refresh the page, the box becomes unchecked... what is wrong? add_action( 'show_user_profile', ...
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How do you add a custom option to user data?

I would like to add avatars to my users. I have a limited group on a site I'm working. Uploading isn't really a problem we can just put the images on the server and use URL's to set our avatars(Only ...
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referencing the current user in a page i created in wordpress

I created a page in wordpress and i tried to access the current logged in user via wp_get_current_user() and am getting error "function undefined". please how do I make this function available in my ...
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Fatal error: Call to undefined function get_users()

Is there any reason for getting this error? I tested a couple of installations so far. Any suggestion?
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Get current logged in user under 3.1, re: remove “Howdy”

I use this in functions.php to change "howdy" to "Logged in as...." But now under 3.1 I get "Logged in as Your Profile" rather than "Logged in as <current user>" What needs to be changed so ...
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Wordpress: How to get the current logged in author page URL?

Is there a way to display, via a PHP function, the author posts link (myblog.com/author/jason) of the current logged in user ? In fact, I would like to display, for every logged in user, a "My ...
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Where can I find documentation on what characters are allowed in user names and why?

I would love to be able to use spaces in usernames, but this does not seem possible. Is there a writeup in the codex or somewhere that explains what characters are allowed and why it was restricted to ...