Different Layout Options for Multiple Authors

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Multiple Authors provides four default ways to display the author profiles on your site. In the Multiple Authors settings you can choose from:

  • Simple list
  • Boxed
  • Centered
  • Inline
  • Inline with Avatars

These five options are available almost everywhere you can display your Authors, including in the Multiple Authors widget:

Here’s a preview of how the “Centered” display will look in the sidebar of a site:

Here’s a preview of how the “Boxed” option may look:

Here’s a preview of how the “Simple List” option may look:

Here’s a preview of how the “Inline” option may look. This layout is designed to replace the default authors display on a theme.

Here’s the preview of the “Inline with Avatars” option:

Showing details for each author

PublishPress allows you to show these details for each author:

  • First Name
  • Last Name
  • Email
  • Website
  • Biographical Info
  • Avatar

If you want the Guest Author to have an avatar, you have two options:

  • Choose an image from the Media Library.
  • Enter an email address that is connected to a Gravatar account.

If you want to hide the email and website links, go to “PublishPress”, then “Settings”, then “Multiple Authors”:

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