is_author


is_author ( $author = '' )

Parameters:
  • (mixed) $author Optional. User ID, nickname, nicename, or array of User IDs, nicknames, and nicenames
Returns:
  • (bool)
Defined at:

Description

Determines whether the query is for an existing author archive page.

If the $author parameter is specified, this function will additionally check if the query is for one of the authors specified.

For more information on this and similar theme functions, check out the {@link https://developer.wordpress.org/themes/basics/conditional-tags/ Conditional Tags} article in the Theme Developer Handbook.

Related Functions

list_authors, is_multi_author, wp_list_authors, the_author, is_category

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