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WP Default Author

Description

This plugin allows blog admins to change the default author globally so that when any user posts it appears under the same name.
Admins and editors can also change the default author for a single user. This setting takes precedence over the global setting.

Source

The plugin is available at github: http://www.github.com/birgire/wp-default-author

Photo Credit

Plugin header picture is taken by Ólafur Jens Sigurðsson ojsbug@gmail.com. It’s taken at Hnífsdalur, Ísafjarðarsýsla, Iceland

Screenshots

  • The global settings are under options-writing.php
  • The settings for each user is under profile.php
  • The user can always change the author of each post later on

Installation

  1. Upload the plugin directory to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory or use the installer via backend of WordPress
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress

Contributors & Developers

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

Contributors

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Changelog

1.0.6

  • Initial Release