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Display Current Author on Menu


This simple plugin allows users to display current author name on menu after logged in. Ideal for Multi Author Sites.

Just add [display-author] shortcode to your menu’s menu item label and you are good to go.


This section describes how to install the plugin and get it working.

Search and install from your admin dashboard


  1. Unzip and Upload the display-current-author-on-menu folder to your plugin directory.

  2. Activate it. Paste [display-author] short-code on which menu you want.


What should i do after activating the plugin?

Add [display-author] shortcode to your menu’s menu item level where you want to display the name.

Contributors & Developers

“Display Current Author on Menu” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.




  • Tested with higher WordPress versions.
  • Some bug fixed.
  • Compatible to 4.5.2


  • Initial Release