Allows an admin (or capable user) to edit the author slug of a user, and change the author base.
I favor this one.
Worked exactly as it was supposed to, changing the author slug flawlessly.
This plugin was a breeze to get set up. Just install, and the Author Slug area of the users section appears and makes it really easy to start using the authors' names without having to go into the database and modify the data directly every time a new author is added. Thank you!
Keep up the good work!
Used this a few times now and I love the extra security aspect of hiding authors pages, but also that you can group your users under crazy or just different custom author slugs to match your website (say clients or staff for example).
An unused and simply brilliant plugin. I use to hide my login username. Works perfectly.
Keep up the good work, donation coming soon,
Many thanks, such a simple fix - I totally agree with earlier comments "this fix should be code in WP right from the start!"
I was never aware of how the URL http://www.???/author/username appeared from post threads until last night when I had hackers trying to use my personal username (not Admin!!) to break in. At first I thought they gained access to my DB, phew was it a relief when I found forum threads leading to this plugin.
This plugin actually helped me solve an author archive 404 problem I was having due to a conflict between Yoast and Woocommerce. It does what it says, changing your author archive permalinks.
Edit author slug is a great plugin! Thanks Brandon!
You must log in to submit a review. You can also log in or register using the form near the top of this page.