Heres a little trick on how to add custom WordPress user profile fields.

Add this code to your functions.php file and edit or add lines as you see fit.

   function my_custom_userfields( $contactmethods ) {
      $contactmethods['contact_phone_office']   = 'Office Phone';
      $contactmethods['contact_phone_mobile']   = 'Mobile Phone';
      $contactmethods['contact_office_fax']     = 'Office Fax';
      return $contactmethods;


Displaying the Custom User-fields

1 Method:

<?php the_author_meta('contact_phone_office'); ?>


2 Method:

<?php the_author_meta('contact_phone_office', $current_author->ID) ?>


3 Method:

<?php $current_author = get_userdata(get_query_var('author')); ?>
<a href="<?php echo esc_url($current_author->contact_phone_office);?>" title="office_phone"> Office Phone</a>


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