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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’, ‘wpse5742_request’ ); function wpse5742_request( $query_vars ) { if ( array_key_exists( ‘author_name’, $query_vars ) ) { global $wpdb; […]

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 am using author.php template file. This file is by default displaying the archive of posts written […]

Create template “author” with a plugin

I’m creating a plugin to modify the user profile into wp panel. I’d like to add an author template with the same plugin. I don’t know if there is the file author.php into directory of theme. So I’d like to create a file author.php (if author.php not exist) or modify it (if author.php exist). All […]

Showing author's page with no posts

I’m building a meet the team page, which will be included all team members. I’m using the author.php file template. I have a page that shows all authors (it works with authors who have no posts). When clicked it redirects to the author page. There, everything works fine if the author has posts, but I […]

How can I show a custom post type for users in the authors.php file?

Here is the code I have. It is showing 100 custom post known as campaigns. I need it to only show the current users. So author/joe should only show joe’s campaigns. <?php if(isset($_GET[‘author_name’])) : $curauth = get_userdatabylogin($author_name); else : $curauth = get_userdata(intval($author)); endif; ?> <h2>Campaigns by <?php echo $curauth->nickname; ?>:</h2> <?php $args = array( ‘posts_per_page’ […]

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(); //do three things $i++; if ($i == 3): break; endif; endwhile; while(have_posts()): the_post(); //do the rest endwhile; ?> This seems to be working fine on […]

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 //This gets the author from the URL $author = get_user_by(‘slug’,get_query_var(‘author_name’)); $current_user_name = $author->user_nicename; if ( $query->is_author() && $query->is_main_query()) { // your code to set $current_user_name […]

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 calling current_user and its showing current user role in all authors profile <?php $user_roles […]

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 mentioned above) inside the lightbox including the title of the latest post by the author. Is there any […]

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 do I do that?