the_author_meta( string $field = '', int $user_id = false )

Outputs the field from the user’s DB object. Defaults to current post’s author.

25 related functions found for: the_author_meta

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wp-parser-related-wordsauthor, author-template-php, authors, meta, user, wp-includes
wp-parser-packageTemplate, WordPress

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  • author
  • author-template-php
  • authors
  • meta
  • Template
  • user
  • wp-includes
  • wp-includes/author-template.php
  • template

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Description Description

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Parameters Parameters


(string) (Optional) selects the field of the users record.

Default value: ''


(int) (Optional) User ID.

Default value: false

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Source Source

File: wp-includes/author-template.php


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Changelog Changelog

Version Description
2.8.0 Introduced.

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