Modern Multiple Author Widget

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Basic Plugin Installation

Access to your Wordpress Dashboard and go to Plugins > Installed Plugins

 

Go to Add New > Upload Plugin > Browse > Open "modern-author-widget.zip" folder > Install Now

 

Click on Activate Plugin to activate the "Modern Multiple Author Widget" plugin.

Activating the Plugin:

If you have missed the plugin activation option after the plugin installation, you can manually activate the plugin by locating the plugin in Plugins > Installed Plugins > Click Activate on the "Modern Multiple Author Widget" Plugin.

 

After the plugin activated, go to Appearance > Widgets > Locate Modern Multiple Author Widget . To use the widget simply drag it into the Widget Area or Sidebars which depends on the theme you are using. We are currently using this plugin on Twenty Fifteen theme from Wordpress. To rearrange, simply drag the widget to your prefered location.

To use images for your Author avatar. Open an account at gravatar.com and upload your profile image in gravatar.

 

Go to Users > Your Profile > This section allows you to insert your prefered Name, Website URL, Biography and Social Links Profile URL.

 

Social Links Profile URL

To display your social links, insert the full URL Address as shown on the screenshot below. This widget will not display the social link image with empty Social Profile URL.

Overall Layout

Take a look at the overall display layout below, every section of the widget can be customized in the widget settings. This screenshot was taken from our demo site http://www.pmydigital.com/plugins/maw


Appendix 1

 

Widget Settings

Screenshot of the widget settings for "Modern Multiple Author Widget"


Appendix 2

 

Selecting Roles

The Wordpress default roles are :

  1. Administrator
  2. Subscriber
  3. Contributor
  4. Author
  5. Editor

By clicking on the Select Role dropdown menu, select your prefered role to be displayed on your website. Log into your dashboard, go to Users > All Users to see list of all your registered users.


Appendix 3

In the All Users page, you will be able to see the Usernames, Names, Emails, Role and Post Counts of all the users in your website.

 

Display Author Gravatar

To show author gravatar (Refer Appendix 1), tick the checkbox (Default is selected) "Display Author Gravatar" (Refer Appendix 2). Untick the checkbox to hide it. To change or register your gravatar, go to gravatar.com

 

Size of the Gravatar in Pixel

Set the size of the gravatar in pixels. The recommended size is 100px.

 

Display Author Name

To show author name (Refer Appendix 1), tick the checkbox (Default is selected) "Display Author Name" (Refer Appendix 2). Untick the checkbox to hide it. To change your Author Name, go to Users > Your Profile scroll to name and locate "First Name", "Last Name" or "Nickname". Then select your prefered name at the "Display name publicly as" dropdown menu.

 

Display Author Website

To show author name (Refer Appendix 1), tick the checkbox (Default is selected) "Display Author Website" (Refer Appendix 2). Untick the checkbox to hide it. To insert your Author Website, go to Users > Your Profile scroll to contact info and locate "Website".

 

Display Author Bio

To show author biography (Refer Appendix 1), tick the checkbox (Default is selected) "Display Author Bio" (Refer Appendix 2). Untick the checkbox to hide it. To insert your Author Bio, go to Users > Your Profile scroll to About Yourself and locate "Biographical Info".

 

Display Social Links

To show author social links (Refer Appendix 1), tick the checkbox (Default is selected) "Display Social Links" (Refer Appendix 2). Untick the checkbox to hide it. To insert your Social Links, go to Users > Your Profile scroll to Contact Info and locate Social Profile URL's. Insert the full address eg. http://plus.google.com/+PMYDigital

 

Display Post Count

To show author post count (Refer Appendix 1), tick the checkbox (Default is selected) "Display Post Count" (Refer Appendix 2). Untick the checkbox to hide it. To see the total post counts, go to Users > All Users (Refer Appendix 3) you should see number of posts on the last column for each authors.

 

Limit the number of authors displayed

The default limit to display authors are set to 5. However, you can increase or decrease it as you like. Enter the amount at

 

Enable Autoplay Slider

To enable the slider to auto slide through authors, tick the checkbox (Default is selected) "Enable Autoplay Slider"(Refer Appendix 2). Untick the checkbox to disable the slider to auto slide.

 

Sets the delay at which the autoplay will run.

This option sets the slider delay between each author to slide when the autoplay has been enabled. (Default is 5000). 1 second is equal to 1000ms. Just insert the preferred value without the "ms"

To remove the Plugin

Go to Plugins > Installed Plugins > Locate "Modern Multiple Author Widget" > Deactivate.

Important Note : You can only remove the plugin after deactivating the plugin.

 

Click on Delete to remove the plugin.

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