Authors List

ਵੇਰਵਾ

Easily display a list or grid of post authors and links to their post archives page using a shortcode.

The shortcode is [authors_list] and accepts the following attributes.

  • style (1,2,3)
  • columns (2,3,4)
  • columns_direction ( horizontal, vertical )
  • avatar_size (any number, example 500)
  • amount (any number, no limit by default)
  • show_title (yes,no)
  • show_count (yes,no)
  • show_bio (yes,no)
  • show_link (yes,no)
  • orderby ( post_count, post_date, ID, login, nicename, email, url, registered, display_name, first_name, last_name )
  • order ( ASC, DESC )
  • skip_empty ( yes, no )
  • minimum_posts_count ( any number )
  • bio_word_trim ( any number, leave empty for no trim )
  • only_authors ( yes, no )
  • exclude ( user IDs separated by comma, example 1,3,4 )
  • include ( user IDs separated by comma, example 1,3,4 )
  • roles ( roles separated by comma, example administrator,editor )
  • latest_post_after ( for example if set to 7 it will only show authors that have posts published in the past 7 days )
  • name_starts_with ( limit to authors whose display name starts with specific characters )
  • categories ( category IDs separated by comma, example 1,3,4 )
  • terms ( term IDs separate by comma, example 1,3,4 )
  • taxonomy ( name of a taxonomy, for example post_tag )

Example usage with attributes:

[authors_list style="2" columns="2" amount="4" show_count="no"]

There are additional attributes for custom content before and after each element:

  • before_avatar
  • before_title
  • before_count
  • before_bio
  • before_link
  • after_avatar
  • after_title
  • after_count
  • after_bio
  • after_link

Example usage with attributes:

[authors_list before_title="My custom content"]

These before/after attributes also support dynamic user/author meta fields using

{al:INSERT_FIELD_NAME}

Example usage:

[authors_list before_title="My first name is {al:first_name}"]

They also support some dynamic output functionality. Currently supports displaying posts links and social links (Yoast SEO needed):

Example usage for posts links:

[authors_list after_title="{alf:posts}"]
[authors_list after_title="{alf:posts type=plain amount=5}"]

Example usage for social links:

[authors_list after_title="{alf:social}"]

Social Icons SVGs by FontAwesome are licensed under CC BY 4.0

ਸਥਾਪਤੀਕਰਨ

  • WordPress Plugins Directory: Navigate to PluginsAdd New in the WordPress admin and search “Authors List”. Click Install and then Activate.
  • Zip Upload: Navigate to PluginsAdd NewUpload Plugin in the WordPress admin. Browse to the .zip file containing the plugin on your computer and upload, then activate.
  • Manual FTP Upload: Upload the plugin folder to /wp-content/plugins/. Navigate to Plugins in the WordPress admin and activate.

ਸਮੀਖਿਆਵਾਂ

27 ਜੂਨ 2020
Thank you for this awesome plugin, you really solved a big problem, I also hope you add support for buddypress.
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ਯੋਗਦਾਨੀ ਤੇ ਵਿਕਾਸਕਾਰ

“Authors List” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

ਯੋਗਦਾਨੀ

“Authors List” ਦਾ ਆਪਣੀ ਭਾਸ਼ਾ ਵਿੱਚ ਅਨੁਵਾਦ ਕਰੋ।

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ਤਬਦੀਲੀ-ਚਿੱਠਾ

1.1.6 ( July 20th, 2020 )

  • alf:social now shows the personal website URL as well
  • New parameter “minimum_posts_count” added to limit the authors shown to only those that have at least that amount of posts
  • New parameter “bp_member_types” that allows showing only specific BuddyPress member types

1.1.5 ( July 2nd, 2020 )

  • The “orderby” parameter now accepts the value “comment_count” which order by the comment count what posts made by that author received
  • The “link_to” parameter now accepts linking to buddypress profile (link_to=”buddypress_profile”)
  • The “link_to” parameter now accepts linking to custom meta (link_to=”meta” link_to_meta_key=”meta_key”)
  • New dynamic output function added for showing follow/unfollow button from BuddyPress Followers plugin (after_title=”{alf:buddypress_follow”})

1.1.4 ( June 12th, 2020 )

  • The “orderby” parameter now accepts the value “rand” to have a random order
  • New parameter “link_to” added to allow linking to bbPress profile ( link_to=”bbpress_profile” )
  • New parameter “pagination” added, set to “yes” to enable pagination

1.1.3 ( May 30th, 2020 )

  • New shortcode attribute to allow only showing authors by the first letter (or more letters) of their display name

1.1.2 ( April 21st, 2020 )

  • New shortcode attributes to allow including only authors with posts in specific taxonomy and terms
  • New orderby attribute value “post_date” to order authors by the date of their latest post

1.1.1 ( April 6th, 2020 )

  • Fix for skip_empty option
  • Added link for “submit support request” in the plugin action links
  • Bump up WordPress compatibility to 5.4

1.1.0 ( March 18th, 2020 )

  • Option to include only authors who have posts in specific categories

1.0.9 ( February 12th, 2020 )

  • Improvements for output of dynamic user/author meta fields

1.0.8 ( January 28th, 2020 )

  • Links to social profiles for authors

1.0.7 (January 14, 2020)

  • Load CSS only on pages where the shortcode is used
  • Option to set to show only authors of specific post types
  • Option for a vertical direction column layout (like a newspaper layout)
  • Option to show only authors that have posts published today

1.0.6 (December 16, 2019)

  • Option to limit visibility by author’s post date
  • Option to order by first name
  • Option to order by last name

1.0.5 (December 2, 2019)

  • Option to include specific users by ID
  • Option to include specific user roles
  • Option to set posts list to be plain ( divs ) instead of unordered list items
  • Compatibility with custom avatar plugins
  • Responsive fixes

1.0.4 (November 23, 2019 )

  • Option to exclude specific users/authors
  • Ability to display posts of the specific author

1.0.3 (November 12th, 2019)

  • Option to include all users, not just authors

1.0.2 (October 30th, 2019)

  • Added biography words trim option
  • Added ability to add custom content before/after each element
  • Added ability to display custom field values
  • Added option to also show authors that do not have any posts
  • Fixed issue where some authors are not shown

1.0.1 (October 21st, 2019)

  • Added plugin URI (for “view details” link in the WordPress admin)
  • Options to change the authors order
  • Fixed issue with layout if images not the same height

1.0.0

  • Initial Release