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Fancier Author Box by ThematoSoup

Give identity to your single or multi-author WordPress website with Fancier Author Box - The Only Author Box Plugin You'll Ever Need.


List of features is categorized by display, color and user specific settings.

Display Settings

Allow you to choose where Fancier Author Box appears on your website.

  • Show in posts (above, below, both, none)
  • Show in pages (above, below, both, none)
  • Show in custom post types (above, bellow, both, none)
  • Bio - This is a standard author bio description. It uses your Gravatar image and alows you to put social profile icons
  • Latest Posts - Shows number of latest posts you specify and dates

Color Settings

Allow you to change colors of just about any author box element. These elements include:

  • Inactive Tab
  • Inactive Tab Border
  • Inactive Tab Background
  • Active Tab
  • Active Tab Border
  • Active Tab Background
  • Tab Content
  • Tab Content Border
  • Tab Content Background

User Settings

These are settings specific to users. Users have the option to show or hide their author box and enter additional information, such as:

  • Twitter username or profile URL
  • Facebook username, id or profile URL
  • Google+ id or profile URL
  • LinkedIn id or profile URL
  • Instagram username or profile URL
  • Flickr username or profile URL
  • Pinterest username or profile URL
  • Tumblr username or profile URL
  • YouTube username or profile URL
  • Vimeo username or profile URL
  • Job title (position)
  • Company
  • Company URL


Icon Credits - http://vervex.deviantart.com/art/Somicro-29-Social-Media-Icons-257232757

Requires: 3.1 or higher
Compatible up to: 3.8.3
Last Updated: 2014-7-7
Active Installs: 10,000+


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