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Show posts by writer? in multiple-writer blog (5 posts)

  1. davert
    Member
    Posted 8 years ago #

    Is there any way to show posts by user as well as by category? (Without creating a category for each user, that is.) Referring to http://www.allpar.com/weblogs/ (just set up).

  2. chaaban
    Member
    Posted 8 years ago #

    In The Database

    there is a link between the post and the author .

    wp_posts --> post_author

    wp_users --> ID

    You can make some queries to get the posts of a specific user after making the links between the 2 tables .

    Good Luck .

  3. davert
    Member
    Posted 8 years ago #

    Hmmmm.... OK.... so that's a bunch of code-writing I take it... nothing so simple as, say, topic/1223?user=2 ?

    Do you have any idea who I could get to write up a bit of code to actually do this? I don't find php and MySQL to be easy - I'm an editor, not a coder!

  4. davert
    Member
    Posted 8 years ago #

    Never mind - found the easy way:

    http://www.allpar.com/weblogs/?author=3

  5. moshu
    Member
    Posted 8 years ago #

    This template tag Template_Tags/wp_list_authors generates a list from where you can access every author's archive.

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