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How to edit a user profile on the front end?

How can I edit a user profile in the front end with a form? first name, last name, username, email address and password
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What is an easy way to display a front-end user registration form?

I'm looking for an easy way to place the user registration form on the front-end of a WordPress site. I've already used wp_login_form() to place the login form on the front end, but now I need to do ...
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Front-End Post Submission

I am trying to add a form where users can submit post from front-end. I am Following this tutorial: http:// wpshout.com/wordpress-submit-posts-from-frontend/ What I am doing is adding this code to ...
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Set Featured Image Front Frontend Form

I have been struggling for days to figure this one out. I have successfully implemented a form to submit posts from the front end of my site. ButI can't figure out how to make the image uploads work. ...
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Developing a secure front end posting form

I want to add a front end posting functionality to one of my Wordpress sites. For more control and for more understanding of how this works (I am not a professional programmer) I choosed to use as a ...
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Submit post and upload image from front-end

I am trying to do something similar to the above question. I am trying to make users post and upload images from front-end. I have already done the post form and its working. I just followed and ...
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Upload post thumbnail from the front end

We would like users to be able to upload the post thumbnail when editing posts. How would this be done. I would imagine it would make use of the ajax functions of wordpress. Any ideas, Marvellous
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How do I create a way for users to assign categories to a post from the frontend?

Basic idea is for any post on the site, I'd like users to be able to assign a category for it by selecting from a set of checkboxes on the frontend. This would be a kind of crowd-sourced ...
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How to display user registration form on front-end of the website?

How to display the WordPress user registration form (the form that appears in "www.mywebsite.com/wp-register.php" page) in the front end of my blog? I have customised the registration form. But don't ...
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How to save the state of a drag and drop jQuery UI Sortables front end layout editor?

I am building a front end post layout editor using jQuery UI Sortable. The posts are laid out in 300px by 250px boxes over a background image. The posts are created and edited using the WordPress ...
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Front end post editing using a form

I have a custom-post type with the standard meta boxes and some custom fields. How could I edit a post through a form in the frontend?
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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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Get user input from a form

I am trying to create a form that will allow users to update their information on the front end. I am just starting to learn PHP (I know C# very well). If I use this code to create a form on a ...
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front end post with multiple upload images?

I am using front end post with upload image, my code if (!function_exists('wp_generate_attachment_metadata')){ require_once(ABSPATH . "wp-admin" . '/includes/image.php'); ...
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How can I edit a post from the frontend?

I have learned how to create a post from the frontend but how about editing it ? This is the code I am trying to create a simple frontend form for posting Thank you
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Handling jQuery Component Collision

In plugin development, what is the best practice to prevent jQuery component collision on the front end? For instance, let's say I include the jQuery Apprise dialog in a plugin that loads this on the ...
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How to show 'login error' and 'lost password' on my template page?

I'm providing front-end login in a template, using the function wp_login_form. It handles the redirection after login and logout pretty neatly! But if the username / password mismatch, or are non ...
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Publish pending article from front end with a button?

Is it possible to take the blue publish button in back end of the wordpress and place it in the frontend near the post in my index.php. I need a way to publish the pending article without going to ...
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Localization: I want the backend: english and frontend in defined language

I'd like to have the backend of Wordpress in English and use a different locale for the frontend so far I figure out perhaps I could do it by setting in the wpconfig the locale I want to use in the ...
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Modify front-end delete button to publish pending posts

I've found this helpful snippet to make a delete post link on the front-end: <?php if (current_user_can('edit_post', $post->ID)) echo "<a href='" . wp_nonce_url("/wp-admin/post.php?...
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Save Theme Options (options.php) From The Frontend

I try to save an option from the frontend but i can't find yet how to do it. So, the idea is to give the blog owner a simple form with a dropdown that can select a different stylesheet.css. I have ...
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How to allow registered users to change their user role through frontend?

From time to time i want to give my registered users the chance to upgrade their user role by themselves for free. I tried this by writing a little plugin, but sady i can't get the html form to show ...
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Developing a secure front end post editing form

I want to add a front end post editing functionality to one of my Wordpress sites. I found a few plugins that do this, but they don't fits all my needs, so I decided to adapt an existing solution to ...
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Using rewrite rule to access a view of a plugin from home page

I'm creating a plugin that has a view in front-end and i have a link in home page to access it: /wp-content/plugins/wp-test-plugin/public/partials/wp-test-plugin-public-display.php. But I want a ...
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Meta Boxes in Front End Post Submission Form

How can I add meta boxes to the front end post submission form? Similar to front end post submission that creates new posts, the form replies should go directly into the post meta boxes. Meta Boxes ...
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Disable front end to use as CMS only?

I'm using the WordPress database and back end to administer the news for my band's website and everything is working great however I'd like to disable the front end of WordPress itself. I have the ...
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How to add "Stick this post to the front page" to front end?

I have a baseball related website with multiple authors. I use the "Stick this post to the front page" to denote an "Editor's Pick" on an article. I would like to add a link/button to allow editor to ...
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How to add media from front-end to an existing post?

Golden Apples Design created (as far as I know) the media upload function that many people on WP.A and elsewhere seem to recommend. But all of the Q&As I can find on StackExchange deal with ...
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How to use nonce with front end submission form?

Thanks to a variety of posts on here I've managed to put together a front end submission form. After about 24 hours of tweaking I've finally got everything working including a redirect to a 'success' ...
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Frontend Simple Local Avatar upload

I'm using Simple Local Avatars for uploading custom user avatars. How can I create a frontend page with the avatar upload function? Below please find the code from Simple Local Avatars plugin: &...
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Frontend image uploading from edit profile page. (goldenapples)

I have been following goldenapples front end file uploads tutorial, however i do have that working for my frontend posting page, but what i am wanting to accomplish now is to add an image from edit ...
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get_delete_post_link redirect

I am using this to allow users to delete their own posts on the front end of my site: <a onclick="return confirm('Move this post to the trash? You can restore it later.');" href="<?php echo ...
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Creating a multi-file upload form on the front end for attachments

I am trying to create a public form where users can upload multiple images to be attached to a particular post. I am able to get it to work with single images thanks to this post at Golden Apples ...
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Autocomplete for taxonomy input boxes on a front end form

I have created a simple frontend form to allow users to submit posts - similar to the tutorial here - http://voodoopress.com/ . I also have a couple of custom taxonomies which i have as text input ...
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Add new media uploader at frontend for wp 3.5+

I create a form for user to submit content from the frontend. The only problem is I don't know how to handler the image upload. So, I want to know how to use the WP media uploader in the frontend. ...
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How I upload, save and set a featured image from my frontend?

I have a form on my site. This the user register one missing person. I created a custom post type missing person, custom taxonomies, and custom fields. All this input's save as well in wp. But I ...
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Redirect user using the 'wp_login_failed' action hook if the error is 'empty_username' or 'empty_password'

Background I'm attempting to make a seemless frontend login for a blog, while still leaving wp-login.php available to those users who know how to get there. wp-login.php is also required to ...
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delete attachment from front end

logged in as admin and trying to code that deletes posts to delete an attachment. got, <?php if (current_user_can('edit_post', $attachment->ID)) echo "<a href='" . wp_nonce_url("/wp-admin/...
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add_editor_style is not loading in frontend. Any solution?

This is default wordpress add_editor_style function: function add_editor_style( $stylesheet = 'editor-style.css' ) { add_theme_support( 'editor-style' ); if ( ! is_admin() ) return; ...
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List custom post types in dropdown

I have three custom post types, each with around 5 taxonomies and 2 of the custom post types share two taxonomies. I've just about got everything set up for posting from the front end other than the ...
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Way to display media library in frontend

Is there is any php code to display the media library section in the frontend? The code should display the full backend media library section to the frontend,like I have the image filter according to ...
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Get an image from url in front end submission form

I am building a user generated content sharing theme so how can i allow visitors to upload an image from a url i mean to say that they enter the url and the image gets automatically attached this is ...
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upload featured image from front end using wordpress add media button

I want to submit custom post from frontend. i have made form to make this happened. But i want to upload featured image form add media button of wordpress. Code is <?php /* Template Name: post ...
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Front end user meta options for users

I have created user meta options using this tutorial. Now I want to know how to allow users to edit (update) certain custom user meta options that I created. Users already have a template account ...
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Not redirecting upon front-end post submission

I have been trying this code to submit front-end post: http://pastebin.com/B8LGhsGA It is not redirecting upon clicking the submit button the form works fine but its not redirecting. When the post is ...
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Post from front-end only by logged in users, form posts as "posted by: <logged-in user's username>"

I've handrolled a form for posting from the front-end, with some custom functions that I needed. However, I've made the form only accessible when a user is logged in, and I'd like to have the articles ...
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Redirect users after first login

I want to redirect my users to a page after they logged in for the first time. I also noticed some solutions like a redirect after the user was registered (redirect after first 48 hours) but the ...
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How to correctly load wordpress in a non WP script for AJAX request

I want a script in my theme, ajax.php, which I want to load or access from other frontend pages using ajax. In ajax.php I want access to core WP functions such as get_posts(), do_shortcode() etc. I.e....
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Up/Down voting system for Wordpress

Looking in all posts with keywords "voting system, upvote, downvote", I can't find a satisfying solution for this issue, except accepting one of the available plugins, spend a lot of time undersanding ...
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ajax call in wordpress front end

In my plugin i'm using two ajax calls in back end. that worked well. but to provide the same functionality in front end i loaded the copy of these two functions with another names and my code is: in ...