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SDAC Author Search


This plugin gives logged in authors the ability to do a normal site search or the ability to search their content only. This is a great option for sites with a lot of authors who want to quickly find one of their posts.


Suggested CSS:
span.author_search {display:block;margin:5px 0 5px 0;}
label.author_search_label {font-weight:bold;font-size:.85em;}


  • Search after user is logged in example


  1. Unzip into your plugins directory (usually /wp-content/plugins/).
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  3. Add in the search form (get_search_form()) or use the search widget in your theme.



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Contributors & Developers

“SDAC Author Search” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.


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Initial release