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SDN Contributor


SDN Contributor is a sidebar widget for the WordPress blogging platform. It shows the name and total number of contribution points in SDN. The name will get linked to your SDN Business Card and the points number to a members Contribution Points page.

SDN Contributor can also list latest SDN blog posts for a member. Parts of the visual appearance are configurable e.g. to publishing date and description for each blog post.


  • This is how it looks like in your sidebar
  • Widget configuration


  1. Upload ‘sdn-contributor’ to the ‘/wp-content/plugins/’ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  3. Add the widget to your sidebar
  4. Open the widget configuration and add your SDN BC id and/or your SDN blogger id

For more information visit the official website.


How to get your SDN Business Card id?

Your SDN BC id encoded as the value of the only parameter ‘u’ in its URL. To open your SDN BC, navigate to your profile page by clicking My Profile → Update Profile in the upper right corner of the SDN homepage. Its located next to your photo.

How to get your SDN blogger id?

Your SDN blogger id encoded as the numeric part in the value of the only parameter ‘blog’ in the URL to your public author page. To open your public author page navigate to Blogs (top navigation) -> Post a Blog (left navigation) -> Your Author Page (public url).

Contributors & Developers

“SDN Contributor” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

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