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Mass Import Users without sending new user notification

I need to import users via csv file. I see lots of plugins that do mass imports, but they all seem to send out new user emails to the new users. Since this is currently being set up on a dev site, I ...
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How to let contributors to create a new revision(draft) editing their published posts

I'm using a custom post type to let contributors have a personal page on the site. Any time a user registers on my site a script creates a custom type post that has the registering user as the author....
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56 views

Migrating users from .com to .org?

I am in the process of migrating my blog from my wordpress.com address to a self-hosting (wordpress v3.1.2) address. Blog has migrated across nicely. Appears my users have also migrated across, but ...
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3k views

Allow anonymous users to post to my site for moderation

I'm in need of the ability to allow anyone (they don't have to login) to fill out a form with email and a textarea and submit it to my site. This form would be treated as a post and appear somewhere ...
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2k views

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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480 views

Allow users to upload flash videos?

I would like to allow users to upload videos to their profiles. I'm using the couponpress theme for wordpress, which is a coupon listing theme. It lets users upload images for their coupons or ...
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89 views

I'm a super admin and I want to give an admin the ability to add new users…?

How can I do that? So far the admin can only add exisiting users.
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2k views

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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315 views

How to list users and their post amount?

I want to list all the users of my site and the amount of posts each user has. So far I have the function below, but I don't know how to pull in each user's ID to use in the count_user_posts... <...
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510 views

How to implement friend system for Wordpress?

At the moment my users posts are only viewable to them. I would like to implement a system where they can choose to share any post with other users they know. The problem I'm having is, how do I make ...
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297 views

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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2k views

How to let users choose posts order in categories?

I'm running a wordpress based website and I need to let the users choose how to show the posts inside categories pages. I would like to have a button inside a category page that can be clicked so the ...
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730 views

Changing user of post by changing 'post_author' field in 'wp_posts' table not taking effect. Where is the real post author info kept?

I just imported my entries from my blog into a freshly installed Wordpress. I created a new user..e.g. "bob" (bob has an ID=2 in the wp_users table). I want the author of the new posts that I've ...
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315 views

Querying Email Addresses for a List of Users with Same Last Name?

I have a site with many users and many of them have the same last name. I want to get the emails of all the users with the same last name (IE: Smith) that has a post related to a particular taxonomy ...
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LEFT JOIN, INNER OUTER JOIN, LEFT OUTER JOIN is driving me crazy. Please help?

fellow coders! I an having a hard time JOIN(ing) tables. I have a a lot of users on my site and many of them have the same last names. I am trying to get their emails by their last name. WP stores ...
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69k views

How to change the default registration email ? (plugin and/or non-plugin)

After a new user registration, WP sends out an email with the login / password, and a link to the login page. Is there a way to change this defaut email template? I'd also like to change the subject ...
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1k views

How can I get the last posts by user role?

I have a custom post type ("News"), and a custum user role ("Friends"). How can I get the last "News" written by "Friends" ?
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2k views

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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173 views

Buddypress - New user type with no profile and can't interact but can be admin of a group

I need an easy way to create a set of users who cannot interact with the other users, all they can do is administrate a group (they can upload documents to the group-documents plugin and maybe change ...
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357 views

determining if the user is logged in

I am new to wordpress, and trying to get my head around the idea of sessions and all. I read in a lot of places that session concept is not used in wordpress. Anyway, I downloaded the my-login-theme ...
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713 views

WP Create User - Preventing repeated information

I am using the <?php wp_create_user( $username, $password, $email ); ?> function in a contact form to create a subscriber when the user enters infomation on the contact form, thus in the ...
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438 views

Best way to tell if a comment is from a user?

I've got an if ($comment->user_id) block to pick an default admin comment gravatar (different than a non-user's). But I'd still like this gravatar to be used if a user comments using their ...
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610 views

Return ID of authors who have at least one post

I found a great piece of code here that returns the ID's of users by role. What I would like to do is modify it so it only returns the ID's of the users who have at least one post. I have tried to ...
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1k views

Allow contributors to add categories, but not delete

I used a plugin called "User Role Editor" to allow contributors to add categories, but it also lets them delete categories. Any suggestions?
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How to restrict access to uploaded files?

I have a restricted area on a website that can only be accessed by logged in users. For that I created a page template with a 'current_user_can()' condition. My problem is that the documents attached ...
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228 views

Shortcode not displaying HTML within the function

I am working on a function that displays all authors but it appears I am doing something wrong the HTML within does not display until the bottom of the page separate from the output. /* Add ...
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Multiple developers / editors working on a site in progress

Background I'm nearing the final stages of constructing my first fairly large WordPress site, and I'm now encountering some friction. For the most part, the site was developed on my local machine and ...
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how to use joomla password format in wordpress?

I need to import more than 1000 users from joomla to wordpress. I can do that with csv. My main concern are passwords. I did some googling and found out that it is possible to change wordpress ...
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396 views

get author of published post

I am using the publish_post action to run some checks on a user after their post is published: $author_ID = ???? add_action('publish_post', 'rhb_check_current_user', 10, $author_ID); How can I get ...
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wp_generate_password sets password but can't login using created password

Im creating a simple login/registration page incorporating user moderation and bootstrapping wp for the heavy lifting. I can get the new user added to the db and a password gets created and hashed ...
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421 views

List top 5 authors with most posts

How are you? I have a blog which have 20 authors. I want to write code to show the 5 author who have more posts. like this: Adam (10 Posts) Khal (8 Posts) Yous (5 Posts) Moha (3 Posts) Yousef (1 ...
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Why are my roles not visible in a Multi-site/Network?

My network is showing roles in some sites and not in others. For some reason that I can't explain, when I add a new user, I have no role to choose from on the drop down box of a sub-site in my ...
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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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How to restrict dashboard access to Admins only?

How would we restrict access to the WP admin area to all users except admins? The users on our site have their own profile pages which do all the functions they need. So admin should be off limits to ...
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Community and User Generated Content Website: Have been thinking about Drupal but leaning on Wordpress heavily

I'm a non-programmer and run a food website (plain - jane Dreamweaver) along with a simple Wordpress powered blog. I envisioned creating a food website that is both user powered (one can submit ...
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A way to count logged in users and display count?

Is there a possibility to get the count of users currently logged in and display it somewhere?
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Remove Ability for Other Users to View Administrator in User List?

(Moderator's note: Original title was "Remove Admin from User Menu") I have created a client administrator role which is essentially an Editor with ability to add/remove users. The article "Editor ...
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Is it possible to add taxonomies to user profiles?

I would like to know if it's possible to add taxonomies in the user profile, without hacks. So far I have been able to add taxonomies to custom post types and all, but now I would like to add it to ...
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What is the best way to avoid spammers registering to my blog?

I would like to be able to easily control who registers to my blog because recently I had tons of spam users registering. I came accross the plugin Stop Spammer Registrations, but i'm not sure it is ...
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Add Custom Filter to Admin User list

What is the correct way to add a custom filter (a dropdown box in this case) to the admin user list (wp-admin/users.php)? There are no filters or actions that I see to hook into that would allow me ...
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Janrain/Simple Modal under Redirected Domain

I have a wordpress site running on one domain that has the main 'client' domain for the site redirecting to it. I've got my Wordpress Address/Site Address entered correcting in Wordpress, and the ....
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Display additional user fields

A theme is in development that echo's fields from the users account on their themed account page. This is the standard format. <?php echo $current_user->user_lastname;?> Thats all well ...
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Changing a username

I have had a small number of users on my blog whiching to change thier username. I was reading that is in stored in the DB but where is it and how do I change it.
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Follow me for wordpress blogs (multi-authors)

If we have a blog with multi-authors is there a way for each to have a follow me twitter button separated. Meaning when we see the post of an author we see only the twitter button with the author ...
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804 views

How do you create two separate Register pages?

I am looking for a way to make two separate register pages. One will automatically assign users up as a subscriber, while the other will sign them up as a contributor. The only thing I have thought ...
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227 views

How do I manage my users post before publish?

In my website , I allow to the new user to write posts. but the problem is when the user write post. the state of post is publish. it is appear in front page. I want to read it before the publish , ...
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1k views

Tagging users in Wordpress

I have a community blog at thelazy.info . I want to tag users based on their colleges and assign a role known as "College Owner" which will have permissions to edit users belonging to his colleges. ...
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Hold comments for moderation only if user is not logged in

Is there any way to allow logged-in users to post comments without them being held for moderation, while requiring that any comment from anonymous users be approved? I have developed a system for ...
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3k views

Allowing an email as the username?

Is it possible to allow people to utilize their email as their username?
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Find out when a user was created and display varied content depending on time since creation

I am looking to display different content after a user registers. Is there a way to find out the registration date and then if it's been 1 day display one thing, but if it's been 2 days display ...