This plugin allow you to show where you want, inside the loop, a gravatar of the author of the post, the description of the author of the post, the nick of the author of the post and the date of the post.PAY ATTENTION if you are upgrading, please take note that CSS is changed, you find a CSS example in sample.css, copy it in yours style.css and apply the change you need

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  • This is how addauthor appear on mine blog.


  1. Upload addauthor folder to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  3. Place <?php if( function_exists( 'wolly_addaut' ) ) wolly_addaut(); ?> in your templates where you want to show the author description WITHIN the loop.
  4. Insert new class in yours style.css ‘.clear’ and ‘ul.addaut’ ‘ul.addaut li’ and ‘ul.addaut li’. You find an example in the file ‘sample.css’
  5. register to yours authors
  6. fill in, under yours profile, the description of the authors

For 2.8 and 2.9 use the 1.2 for 2.7 use only 1.0 cause the 1.2 has the new function.


Why use this plugin?
To show a gravatar and a descritpion of the author(s) of your blog


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Changed readme file for compatibily with new WP versions

Changed CSS to have a minimun height to avoid bad display if you have short author description

Changed some deprecated function in 2.8

First release