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WordPress 2.7 Cookbook by Jean-Baptiste Jung

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Chapter 6. Managing and Enhancing Multi-Author Blogs

Are you running a multi-author blog, or at least hiring some guest bloggers? Indeed, the more authors you have, the more content you will have, along with a greater number of visits. In the beginning of 2009, many successful blogs such as, Smashing Magazine, Lifehacker, or Mashable, were powered by a team of bloggers.

In this chapter, we are going to learn how to create, enhance, and get the most out of your multi-author WordPress blog.

In this chapter, you will learn:

  • Creating an author page template
  • Displaying a custom login form in your blogs sidebar
  • Adding a control panel to your blogs sidebar
  • Configuring author roles
  • Displaying author-related information on posts
  • Displaying author picture on posts ...

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