This plugin hasn’t been tested with the latest 3 major releases of WordPress. It may no longer be maintained or supported and may have compatibility issues when used with more recent versions of WordPress.

Featured Bloggers


Creates an author profile at the bottom of every post. The data is pulled from the about the author section in the users profile. Includes an admin panel for easy updating the background and border colors.


Upgrading From A Previous Version

To upgrade from a previous version of this plugin, delete the entire folder and files from the previous version of the plugin and then follow the installation instructions below.

Alternatively, you can have WordPress upgrade it for you automatically via the Plugin Admin Page.

Installing The Plugin

Extract all files from the ZIP file, making sure to keep the file structure intact, and then upload the plugin’s folder to /wp-content/plugins/.

This should result in the following file structure:

- wp-content     - plugins         - featured-bloggers             | readme.txt             | screenshot1.png             | screenshot2.png             | featured-blog-authors.php             | adminpage.class.php             | jscolor.js             | cross.gif             | hv.png             | hs.png             | arrow,gif 

Then just visit your admin area and activate the plugin.

See Also: “Installing Plugins” article on the WP Codex

Installing The Plugin For WordPress MU

Install normally, but move only the featured-blog-authors.php to the mu-plugins folder. Leave the rest of the files in their normal place.


None yet!

Contributors & Developers

“Featured Bloggers” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

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Version 1.3

  • Added JS Colorpicker to Admin Page

Version 1.2

  • Added Admin Page.
  • Added ability to change background and border colors.

Version 1.0

  • Initial release.