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

Contributors & Developers

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

Contributors

Changelog

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