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Authors Widget - WordPress Premium Plugin

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This widget allows you to display your site authors with details description and avatar in the sidebar. Widget can be used multiple of times even in one sidebar area. Including or excluding authors becomes easy with the multiselect option. You can also arrange and order the authors by many selection types, showing a number of authors or even hiding the author without posts. All default author contact info can be hidden or displayed as an icon or text.

Key Features & options
Adding authors comments and posts via ajax request
Custom author post query, recent posts, categories, tag, etc.
Authors ordering by post date, display name, email, ID, nicename, post count, registered, url, user login and random
HTML output or string option
List style type option
Show post count option
Exclude admin
Show full name
Show contact info
Feed link and image
Show biographical info
Include or exclude authors
Show hide avatar
Avatar size
Hide empty for hiding authors if with no posts
Intro and outro text for small desctiption before and after authors (support HTML)
Custom script and stylesheet
3 predifined templates, default, grid and cloud
Changes Log
1.5.2 – 04 November 2014
- Added new template
1.5.1 – 20 June 2014
- Added custom author posts query parameters.
- Added author post date order.
- Added random order.
1.5 – 23 February 2014
- Updated to WP 3.8.1
- Facebook and Twitter social added.
- Trim long author description.
1.4 – 19 November 2012
- Adding authors comments and posts via ajax request
- Fixing front-end stylesheet
- Adding visibility and feed tab
- Adding widget title icon
1.3 – 03 November 2012
- Changing dialog interface
- Adding shortcode options
1.2 – 24 November 2011
- Adding plugin translation support.
- Removing widget script and style only if is used.
- Adding avatar size and show/hide avatar option.
- Adding include and exclude author option.
- Modifying the avatar, info icon and widget options stylesheet.
1.1 – 15 July 2011
- Fix the authors icon directory.
Support and Features Request
This plugin does not match to your site style? Is this script not quite working as it should? Having trouble installing? Or need some custom modifications that aren’t already included? Or you want more features on next release? Feel free to get in touch about any of your queries via profile page.

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5 July 11

Last Update:
4 November 14

Compatible Browsers:
IE6, IE7, IE8, IE9, Firefox, Safari, Opera, Chrome

Files Included:
JavaScript JS, HTML, CSS, PHP

Software Version:
WordPress 4.1, WordPress 4.0, WordPress 3.9, WordPress 3.8, WordPress 3.7, WordPress 3.6, WordPress 3.5, WordPress 3.4, WordPress 3.3, WordPress 3.2, WordPress 3.1, WordPress 3.0


eCommerce, eCommerce, All Items, author, author-comments, author-posts, authors, avatar, contact, description, feed, gravatar, list, profile, recent-comments, recent-posts, user, users