Author Box by Nocksoft

Adds a modern author info box at the end of your posts and implements local avatars as an alternative to Gravatar.

Author:Rafael Nockmann @ Nocksoft (profile at wordpress.org)
WordPress version required:5.3
WordPress version tested:6.4
Plugin version:1.1.0
Added to WordPress repository:28-04-2018
Last updated:28-10-2023
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Plugin URI:https://github.com/Nocksoft/Author-Box-by-Noc...
Total downloads:1 553
Active installs:100+
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Adds a modern customizable author info box at the end of your posts and pages with a short description about the author. You can display a simple author bio box in your posts and pages to show your readers and followers who you are.
Your blog will become even more personal and authentic. This plugin is available in German and English language and is fully compatible with the plugin “Local Avatars by Nocksoft”.

Features

  • Adds a simple lightweight Author Box at the end of your posts and/or pages with a short description about the author
  • Option for displaying a link to an own “About Me Page” in Author Box for post authors
  • Adds shortcode for Author Box so that you can insert a Author Box anywhere you want
  • Allows to hide the author box of default WordPress theme
  • Fully compatible with the plugin “Local Avatars by Nocksoft”

Setup

  • Install plugin.
  • (optional) Go to “Settings” -> “Author Box” to setup global settings like font sizes or other settings like look of avatars.
  • Go to user profiles to enter biographical info.
  • (optional) Go to user profiles to enter some informations about the author.
  • (optional) Go to Plugins and install the recommended plugin “Local Avatars by Nocksoft” to use local avatars.

Shortcode

[authorbox]


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