This plugin hasn’t been updated in over 2 years. It may no longer be maintained or supported and may have compatibility issues when used with more recent versions of WordPress.

Author Exposed


This plugin does the same thing as the the_author tag, displays the author name, only this time it’s linked to hidden layer (div). By clicking on the author link the hidden layer(div) pop’s up with author info gathered from the profile page, plus gravatar photo (if author email is assigned with one).

  • xhtml,css valid.
  • Tested in FF, Opera, IE6/7, Chrome and Safari.
  • Comes with separate css file for easier modification.

You can see the plugin in use by clicking here.





  • Fixed wp auto installation.
  • Changed dir name.
  • Used hook to replace wp function – author posts link.
  • Fixed z-index issue.

Contributors & Developers

This is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

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