Chief Editor

Description

This plugin is aimed to help the multisite wordpress editor-in-chief in order to plan publication of posts. More particularly:

  • Manage all posts across all sites in the network : they are shown with a link to the article for quick reviewing or editing.
  • See all recent comments accross the network of a multisite install, a link allow the user to answer directly.
  • Author stats tab allow you to compare all authors efficiency accross the network. And give much more stats.
  • One button ready for publication notification process in order for authors to receive their post and validate it before publication
  • Calendar, allowing for global point of view, is available for chief editor of blog network.
  • Roles aware allow editors to manage almost all, and contributors to only see prepared posts.
  • Custom statistics for more precise control

Translations

  • Serbo-Croatian : https://webhostinggeeks.com/

Screenshots

  • Easily see all drafts, approved and scheduled posts across the network
  • See comments of all blogs in the same place, and get a direct link to answer
  • Complete stats per author, clic on column head to sort, then on button to trace corresponding graphs
  • Horizontal Bars author stats using ChartNew.js lib
  • Pie Chart

Installation

  1. Upload chief-editor.zip to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory OR install with WP admin GUI at network level
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  3. Settings available at network level : http://MY_SITE_URL/wp-admin/network/settings.php
  4. Dashboard available at each network site level : http://MY_SITE_URL/wp-admin/admin.php?page=chief-editor-dashboard

FAQ

If you have questions, please post a comment here

Installation Instructions
  1. Upload chief-editor.zip to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory OR install with WP admin GUI at network level
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  3. Settings available at network level : http://MY_SITE_URL/wp-admin/network/settings.php
  4. Dashboard available at each network site level : http://MY_SITE_URL/wp-admin/admin.php?page=chief-editor-dashboard

Contributors & Developers

“Chief Editor” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

Contributors

Translate “Chief Editor” into your language.

Interested in development?

Browse the code, check out the SVN repository, or subscribe to the development log by RSS.

Changelog

4.0.4

  • bug fixes on date and WP_Sites

4.0.3

  • jqueryui upgrade to 1.12.1

4.0

  • wp table list introduced

3.7.2

  • Security fixes to repect wordpress plugins repo standards

3.7

  • Serbo-Croatian translation by https://webhostinggeeks.com/ : thanks to them ! 🙂

3.6

  • New settings and dashboard pages URL : please change your favorites
  • Custom stats available, specify period in settings

3.5

  • Double check for email recipients before sending email

3.4

  • settings page moved to network settings : www.mysite.com/wp-admin/network/settings.php

3.3

  • date order fixed
  • scheduled text readability improved

3.2

  • security improvments
  • custom post types management
  • chief editors management for in-press sends

3.0

  • Most commented posts ever and most commented posts last month added

2.9.2

  • Roles changed : Admin can see settings, Editors can see all but Settings, and special users with edit_others_posts, can review posts before published.

2.9.1

  • Calendar added in order to easy scheduling of posts
  • CSS image zoom
  • preparing per blog chief editors

2.9

  • bug fix for comments

2.8

  • “For Press” automatic email sends

2.7

  • compatible with default Edit Flow post statuses

2.4

  • dynamic graphs added using ChartNew.js

2.3

  • more authors stats added

2.2

  • Authors stats added

2.1

  • Single wordpress install (not multisite) ready

2.0

  • Comments tab added in order to manage all recent comments accross the network
  • Remove schedule functionnality because buggy

1.3

  • Bug fix

1.2

  • Colored lines according post status
  • possibility to schedule/unschedule posts directly from chief-editor admin panel

1.1

  • Translated to english
  • Table layout improved

1.0

  • First version