Featured People allows you to add a list of people onto your site as contributors or editors or what have you and list them on the side of your page through a widgetin a column format. To get more details on how it all works please check out:
Once the length of the “Bio” is longer than 120 characters, the plugin finds where there is a period and cuts it off into a paragraph. It then uses the animated collapse to do a dropdown of the rest of the bio. Read More/Less is then displayed to drop down the info, and if someone doesn’t have a link for their name their name also starts the dropdown.
Installing the Featured People plugin manually is very easy. Simply follow the steps below.
- Extract the package to obtain the
- Upload the
featured-peoplefolder to the
- Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
- Start Adding the people you want featured
- Add the widget to your sidebar!
- Can I display different groups of users?
That is in the works, but currently we only have one set of people.
Contributors & Developers
“Featured People” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.
- First upload of the plugin!