How to Show an Authors List with Photos in WordPress



i'm christina harris with wpbeginner.com and today you'll learn how to show an author list with photos in WordPress if you're creating a news type site and you have multiple authors this lesson is going to be a great way to showcase all the authors in one place without writing any code so let's get started first you'll need to install the author avatars list plug-in so I'll go to the plugins section search for author avatars list and now I'll install and activate it once it's activated I'll get a widget in two short codes to work with if I want to show all my authors in the sidebar then I can use the widget area but you can also create a page that will list all your authors and you can use the shortcode to achieve this so I'm going to do that I'm going to create a new page and call it authors next I'll add shortcode author avatars to the page and that's good but that's just going to show the images of the authors and I want to do a little bit more so I'm going to add a few additional parameters to make a little more functional what I want to do is show authors avatar size equals 44 link to author page equals true you want to show name equals true and show biography equals true and this will show the avatar size at 44 pixels the link that will take you to the authors page their name and their biography information and now just understand that your theme might not have an author page so you'll want to test your parameters to see if that works now let's look at the page you'll see from here it's pulling in all the authors of this site and it looks pretty good now if you want to tweak it a little you can go into the CSS file and make some changes I hope you liked this video and found it helpful if you did click on the like button below and leave us a comment and if you want to receive more helpful videos don't forget to subscribe to our channel and check out wpbeginner for more useful information on wordpress

4 thoughts on “How to Show an Authors List with Photos in WordPress

  1. I never watch any videos to start my knowledge about WordPress but i really enjoy your videos with your amazing voice and easy solution. 

    That's pretty awesome liked it. 

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