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Front-End Author Listing And User Search For WordPress

By Cristian Antohe

This chapter will guide you through the process of creating a front-end page in WordPress that lists your authors. We’ll discuss why you would want to do this, we’ll introduce the WP_User_Query class, and then we’ll put it it all together.

User Engagement And WordPress

At its core, WordPress is a rock-solid publishing platform. With a beautiful and easy to use interface, and support for custom post types and post formats, publishers have the flexibility to do what they do best: write content.

However, WordPress is lacking in social interaction between content authors and readers. BuddyPress is trying to solve this, but I believe it’s going in the wrong direction by trying to ...

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