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#1 gideonro

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Posted 18 March 2013 - 02:03 PM

Is there a way to display the author name on a page in the same way it shows up at the top of a post? I'm talking about in the by line - as in "By 

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#2 catrina

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Posted 18 March 2013 - 02:57 PM

Are you referring to just a regular page (not an individual blog post page)?



#3 gideonro

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Posted 18 March 2013 - 03:05 PM

Yes, just a regular page. Not a blog post page. 



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Posted 18 March 2013 - 04:34 PM

I just searched around WordPress Codex and there doesn't appear to be a way to implement a link for the author of a page. There are only template tags for grabbing the author of a post, not a regular page. There may be a workaround for this on WP support, however:

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#5 gideonro

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Posted 19 March 2013 - 08:28 AM

OK. Thanks for looking. I still don't see a workaround but will keep looking. 



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Posted 19 March 2013 - 09:07 AM

Hi,

 

You can use the shortcodes on your page. You can find a full list of these shortcodes by going to Wordpress Admin Dashboard > PageLines > Site Options > Blog & Post > Full Width Post Meta and click More Info.

 

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