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WordPress 2.8 Themes Cookbook by Lee Jordan, Nick Ohrn

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Displaying author avatars and descriptions

Multi-author blogs are gaining momentum in the professional and business blogging world. As such, if you're producing a business theme for WordPress, you might want to take special care to produce a page template that displays information about each of the authors on a blog.

In this recipe, you'll create such as page template. This will show the author's display name, avatar, biography, and the number of posts that they've written for the site. It will also contain a link to that author's posts.

Getting ready

To properly use the techniques in this recipe, you'll need to be working with a theme that you previously acquired or developed. If you haven't started developing a custom theme yet, I recommend using ...

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