Featured People

Featured People shows individuals on your site in a functional and current format. A picture and a bio and link.

Author:Timothy Ting, Cameron Preston (profile at wordpress.org)
WordPress version required:2.8
WordPress version tested:3.0.5
Plugin version:0.1
Added to WordPress repository:07-10-2010
Last updated:07-10-2010
Warning! This plugin has not been updated in over 2 years. It may no longer be maintained or supported and may have compatibility issues when used with more recent versions of WordPress.
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Plugin URI:http://cameronpreston.com/projects/plugins/fe...
Total downloads:1 801
Active installs:10+
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Featured People allows you to add a list of people onto your site as contributors or editors or what have you and list them on the side of your page through a widgetin a column format. To get more details on how it all works please check out:


Once the length of the “Bio” is longer than 120 characters, the plugin finds where there is a period and cuts it off into a paragraph. It then uses the animated collapse to do a dropdown of the rest of the bio. Read More/Less is then displayed to drop down the info, and if someone doesn’t have a link for their name their name also starts the dropdown.

Plugin uses its own database tables: