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[resolved] Different author base for different roles? (5 posts)

  1. aalaap
    Member
    Posted 2 years ago #

    I just used this plugin to change the author base on my blog from /author/ to /artist/ and it's working just fine.

    However, I have a combination of artists, authors and guests. They are all internally classified as contributors, administrators, and authors respectively. Is there any way this plugin can be modified to detect the role of the user and offer a different URL base? It only needs to be an alias - /author/, /artist/, /guests/ can be interchangeable. The URLs would be redirected to - for eg. if aalaap is an author and someone visits /artist/aalaap, it would redirect (401) to /author/aalaap.

    That would be nice!

    http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/edit-author-slug/

  2. Clifford Paulick
    Member
    Posted 2 years ago #

    That'd be cool.

  3. Brandon Allen
    Member
    Plugin Author

    Posted 2 years ago #

    This has been requested a number of times. I'm still considering if I want to add this, and what type of architectural changes will be necessary to make this happen.

  4. Hassan
    Member
    Posted 2 years ago #

    I'm just here to add my vote to the mix =)

  5. luisvillacrez
    Member
    Posted 2 years ago #

    Yes please!!! I'm looking for this so bad!

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