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Social Author Bio

Social Author Bio automatically adds an author bio box along with Gravatar and social icons on posts. Now with built in Google Author!

Social Author Bio automatically adds an author bio box along with Gravatar and social icons on posts. Now with built in Google Author!

2.3

  • Fully integrated Google+ authorship (shows Google+ Avatar in search results)
  • Added custom field (check box) on edit screen providing the ability to disable of author box on individual pages/posts
  • New shortcode [social_bio_icons] which displays only the Social Icons
  • Ability to adjust avatar size
  • Choice of location, top or bottom, for automatic placement of Social Author Bio
  • Number of custom links increased from 5 to 10
  • Added %home% (The home URL) variable to advanced HTML section

2.3

  • Fixed bug where users who had disabled Social Author Bio in their profile were still being displayed via shortcode

2.2

  • Fixed bug where only WordPress website icon would display

2.1

  • Added social_author_icons filter that other plugins / themes can retrieve Social Author Icons (Links w Images)
  • Updated default style to include float:left; in #author-bio-box to fix a visual layer bug

2.0

  • Code cleanup.
  • Convert code to OOP style
  • Added Pinterest to built-in Social Icons
  • Added ability to create custom Social Icons
  • Added ability to modify HTML
  • Added ability to modify Styles

1.2.3

  • Fixed prepend LinkedIn URL (per user report)

1.2.2

  • Code cleanup.

1.2.1

  • Enabled control over which role to start using Social Author bio.
  • Added Reverbnation, Soundcloud, iCompositions, YouTube per user request.

1.2

  • Added [social-bio id=xxx] shortcode

1.1.1

  • Fixed issue where some users were seeing borders.

1.1

  • Added [social-bio] shortcode

.1

  • Initial release

.1

  • Pre v1, beta, and gold testing done in house.

Requires: 2.9 or higher
Compatible up to: 3.4.2
Last Updated: 2012-11-18
Active Installs: 4,000+

Ratings

3.8 out of 5 stars

Support

0 of 2 support threads in the last two months have been resolved.

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