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Loop 5 latest posts from Author using custom field in wordpress

Jon Imms
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Last Modified: 2012-07-11
Hi,

I am creating a meet the team template, with the aid of the Advanced Custom Fields plugin in Wordpress.  

Each user/team member will be an author of some posts. What i would like to do is have a custom field which is author_id   you enter the user id of this user in the custom field,  and it will then display the latest 5 posts from that particular author.

I have the HTML of how i would like it to be displayed
<div class="bio-right">
                	<h3>Latest Articles</h3>
                    <ul>
                    	<li class="fix"><a href="#">Some post 1</a><span class="bio-meta">June 21 2012</span></li>
                        <li class="fix"><a href="#">Some post 2</a><span class="bio-meta">June 21 2012</span></li>
                        <li class="fix"><a href="#">Some post 3</a><span class="bio-meta">June 21 2012</span></li>
                        <li class="fix"><a href="#">Some post 4</a><span class="bio-meta">June 21 2012</span></li>
                    </ul>
                </div> 

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Here is my test page for this template ..... here
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