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Function Reference/get the author posts

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Description

Returns the total number of posts an author has published. Drafts and private posts aren't counted. This tag must be used within The Loop.

Usage

 <?php echo get_the_author_posts(); ?> 

Example

Displays the author's name and number of posts.

<p><?php the_author(); ?> has blogged <?php echo number_format_i18n( get_the_author_posts() ); ?> 
posts</p>
Harriett Smith has blogged 4,250 posts.


Parameters

This tag does not accept any parameters.

Related

the_author(), get_the_author(), the_author_link(), get_the_author_link(), the_author_meta(), get_the_author_meta(), the_author_posts(), get_the_author_posts(), the_author_posts_link(), get_author_posts_url(), get_the_modified_author(), the_modified_author(), wp_dropdown_users(), wp_list_authors()

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