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the_author_(field) filter-hook . WP 2.8.0

The value of the requested user metadata.

The filter name is dynamic and depends on the $field parameter of the function.


add_filter( 'the_author_(field)', 'filter_function_name_6068', 10, 2 );
function filter_function_name_6068( $author_meta, $user_id ){
	// filter...

	return $author_meta;
The value of the metadata.
The user ID.

Where the hook is called

wp-includes/author-template.php 216
echo apply_filters( "the_author_{$field}", $author_meta, $user_id );

Where in WP core the hook is used WordPress

Usage not found.