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Better User Profile Fields

Simple plugin that adds new user profile fields, including Facebook, Twitter, Google+, Deviant Art and Tumblr.

== Description ==

Adds new user profile fields, including Facebook, Twitter, Google+, Deviant Art and Tumblr. These new fields can be used in your template with get_author_meta(”)

For example, to add the Google+ URL you would use get_author_meta(‘googleplus’)

== Installation ==

1. Upload the betterprofilefields folder to the `/wp-content/plugins/` directory
2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
3. Visit your profile page to see the new fields.

== Frequently Asked Questions ==

= How can I add links to the profiles in my template? =

Use the following sample in your template to link to the profile:

<a href="<?php get_author_meta('googleplus'); ?>">Google+</a>

In the above example you’ll replace ‘googleplus’ (as well as the link text) with the name of the profile field. Here’s the full list:

Facebook = ‘facebook’
GooglePlus = ‘googleplus’
Tumblr = ‘tumblr’
Twitter = ‘twitter’
Deviant Art = ‘deviantart’
LinkedIn = ‘linkedin’