Questions tagged [author-template]

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Exclude specific user_id from args in get_comments

I'm basically using a 'latest comments' system on multiple pages where one specific user is listed as the first reply for a comment - highlighted with special CSS - and then 2-3 normal users below ...
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Customise Author Page?

On my website I would enjoy to make it so that if a reader clicks an author or user's name it takes them to a page displaying their profile picture and bio. All users on my blog have the option to add ...
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How to Modify Author Page for all Users?

I am going to create a user profile page for all users in my blog. I thought, it is better to modify the author page for all users. <?php if(is_author()) { echo get_avatar( get_the_author_meta( '...
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Loop starts from the beginning with second while loop on author.php

I am using the same template for author.php and home/blog.php. I have a loop split into 3 parts. <?php if(have_posts()): the_post; //do a thing endif: $i = 0; while(have_posts()): the_post(); ...
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pre_get_posts Tax Query not working for custom author page

I am using the theme TwentyTwelve and modified the standard post query in the file author.php with the following code: function wpd_author_query( $query ) { //CODE to set $current_user_name here //...
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Comments on Author page

Update: Ok,the DEBUG log says: PHP Notice: Undefined offset: 0 in /home/content/00/8437600/html/test/wp-includes/query.php on line 3105 PHP Notice: Trying to get property of non-object in /home/...
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Is author.php a core file?

I want to change the author.php with more information. Can i edit author.php without it remove my code, after a Wordpress update? Or is there some hook for this.
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Get author id from url

I am trying to get the authors user_id on a page linked to by using get_author_posts_url(),. For example http://example.com/author/John%20Smith where John Smith is user_id is 23. I need to get 23....
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Creating distinct pages for author profiles and lists of posts by author

The site I'm currently working on includes profile pages for each author plus a method to search for posts by a specific author. So we would have a page at /author/author-name/ that only displays a ...
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Only display link to author social media when it exists [closed]

I've added the following code to my functions.php to expand the functionality of the user profile page and be able to add links to the social media of the authors. function my_new_contactmethods( $...
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Hide page header on both index and author pages [closed]

I'm using the Roots theme which is tricky to start with. I'm trying to hide the page headers from both index and author pages. I got to do it on index by using the following code: <?php if(!...
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Get $curauth level

I am trying to get the user level of the author that is displayed on an author page (not the current user that is logged in, but the user that is presented on the current author page that I am viewing)...
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Redirect to correct author template based on author role [duplicate]

I have two author templates, one for normal users and one for special users. Special users are those with user role 'special', so when someone wants to view their author page, they need to use the ...
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Showing author page if user has no post

I have a page with profiles in which people can post or comment on a post. The problem is that if this user chooses to comment instead of post, he or she will not get an author page until it has ...
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Display more than 10 posts on author.php file

it seems that there are only 10 posts being displayed on author.php file. The theme I'm using have just this in author.php file:- <?php while ( have_posts() ) : the_post(); ?> <?php ...
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Most recent post is missing from Author page

Here is the loop from my author.php page. It is showing recent posts, but not the MOST recent. Where is my mistake? <?php if (have_posts()): the_post(); ?> <h3> &...
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Use different template than author.php for get_author_posts_url()

I have a client that wants two pages for each author profile: First Page - has user info, bunch of social media links, etc. Using author.php for this. Second Page - list of author posts I've built ...
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Pagination only won't work in author template

I using custom $wp_query for most of my archive pages like, taxonomy,index,category and author page. Everything working fine, except one weird thing - the author template page pagination failed to ...
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get_comment_author_link not working properly

I have this snippet: <span><a href="<?php bloginfo('url'); ?>/writer/<?php echo get_comment_author_link(); ?>"><?php echo get_comment_author_link(); ?></a></...
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Refine custom posts by author

I want to have a way of displaying a custom post archive for a particular author. I'm able to display custom posts for a category but not just the custom posts for a author. I already have a separate ...
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Author page link in comments is different than in posts?

When I hover over the comment author link on my comments, it shows a link like http://mysitenameeeee.com/?author=24 After I click it, it gets me to /author/authorname, which is fine, but I don't want ...
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Get the terms of a custom taxonomy for a specific author in author template

I am using a custom post type in my website and a custom taxonomy for it. An author selects one or many terms before publishsing its post. My goal is to display authors pages in front end, so I ...
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Author Nickname URL Friendly

Using the below code to chnage the author page url to use the "nickname". Works ok but when the nickname is more than one word it doesnt make it url friendly. Any way to do this? add_filter( 'request'...
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Author template - separate custom post type by custom taxonomy term for $curauth

Basically I have a post type called photograph, I then have a Taxonomy group called "Subject" and several tax terms i.e. Abstract, freeze frame etc (Approx 18 in total) under that Taxonomy group. I ...
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Get Authors Role

I am using the admin role and 2 custom roles. On the author.php i want to be able to place the role of that user. I am using this to pull the role out in text $curauth = $wp_query->...
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Showing Author Information and Latest Post by author in lightbox when clicked on the name of the author

I am showing details of all the authors including the avator, Name, Description in my blog. When I click on the OPTIONS TO CONNECT link a lightbox will open and I need to show those details(which I ...
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Show the most recent post for an author on the author page

I have 6 authors in my blog page. I have profile for each of the authors. I want to show the posts of the authors dynamically under their own profile. I tried the following but it showed all posts. ...
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Creating a custom public user page

I'd like to develop a plugin that allows me to have custom user pages. I really like the way the author archive template handles the URL: /author/username. I don't want to rewrite the author_base as ...
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Create archives by author role

I have a site that will have some custom roles (capabilities), and I would like to have archives that list authors based on their role. authors.php list the profile of one author, but there is no ...
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Calling a custom profile field only it it exists

I've used this code to show custom fields if they're filled in a post using Custom Field Suite Plugin <?php if($cfs->get('whatliked')){?> <?php echo $cfs->get('whatliked'); ?> <?...
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wp_list_authors including custom post types

I am using wp_list_authors function to list all the users in my blog, however it doesn't display the users who wrote custom post types. it only displays the users who wrote regular posts. Is there a ...
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if else for custom $curauth-> field

So I have a custom field on the author page, where a user uploads a image which will be used as a background image on their author page. I've setup up everything except I'm not sure how to setup a ...
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How to display user role

How to display user role on author page. I have created my own role (group) so I want to display the user role on below the post and on author list. I have tried this code but not working as its ...
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Sliding-Doors Child Theme

I'm trying to make a child theme for Sliding-Doors, a Wordpress site. I'm following all the right steps but the child theme is not showing up on my admin panel to activate it. Is it because I am using ...
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author.php shows profiles of all users not authors only

I've got an issue with author's template. It works great and displays authors profiles as expected, but the issue is that you can see non-authors profiles also (contributors / subscribers, basically ...
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Quest and filter posts by author ID on author page

I'm building a custom author.php template. I use this to get the author by slug $curauth = (isset($_GET['author_name'])) ? get_user_by('slug', $author_name) : get_userdata(intval($author)); Now my ...
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Author Pages For Custom Post Types [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Refine custom posts by author I need a way to display author archive pages for custom post types. I already know how to include custom post types into the default authors ...
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Display all authors in a theme template

I was having an issue the other day and successfully got a very good answer which helped me alot achive what I wanted. this is the post which I created and have all the correspondence: wordpress....
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problem with wordpress author profile page URL

I have a problem with my wordpress blog here. everything seems to be working fine but the problem is after each post i am appending author information like the image below but when i click on the ...
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How do I enforce a specific custom post type on the loop

I am developing a blog where the main posts are of a custom post type. Let's assume it is a Book custom post type. I want the /author/admin page to list the books of the author admin, but instead, ...
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Show posts containing or not custom field

I'm trying to show aditional posts in the author's page. This page must have posts containing a specific meta_key and meta_value, where the displayed author it is not really the WP post's author. ...
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Displaying posts limit: can't get pagination to display [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Pagination not working with custom loop I'm creating a custom page for logged in current users to view their posts. I would like to limit the number of displayed post to 5, ...
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Post list based on the page author

I'm sorry if this question is already been done, but I couldn't solve my problem after reading similar questions. I would like to have customized author pages, in which each author can write text and ...
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How to pull user/author profile data in a plugin?

My site has a user profile page. For some reason I would like to pull user profile data in my plugin. I know I can pull logged in user profile data using get_currentuserinfo();. For example I would ...
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Get data from plugin People list in author template

I use Theme Mystique for my site, and the plugin People list. I have created several new fields for the profiles of authors in the plugin. Now I want to get these fields in the authors template. How ...
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Is there a maximum number of author for a blog?

I am building a WP blog which will feature the work of many artists and I would like to show, for each post, the artist bio. Since it is possible for an artist to have many posts over time on the ...
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Pagination in author, category, archive and tags pages does not work

I have implemented a no-plugin pagination taken from here: http://www.kriesi.at/archives/how-to-build-a-wordpress-post-pagination-without-plugin It's works perfecto un normal loop but when I try to ...
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resolve /author/ to a page or archive (of all authors) template

I know how to query the users and create a list of authors and can accomplish this in a page template, much like is described here: Authors Page : A page of authors my question is then.... is there ...
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Enable comments for author.php [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Commenting in user profile page? Question I have an author.php page and I need to enable comments so when other users come to that authors page they could leave a short ...
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Author.php not displaying post type posts

I note that the twentyeleven theme author.php template only display the posts from normal posts, the custom post type posts are not display in this template. How do I query all the posts from the ...