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Display Author Option


You can choose how the author is being displayed without changing the theme.

You can currently choose from these options:

  • Default – What the user selected to display publicly
  • First Name Last Name
  • Last Name First Name
  • Nickname
  • Username
  • First Name
  • Last Name


  • A view at the settings.


The usual WordPress install.

  1. Upload plugin-name.php to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  3. Go to Settings > Reading to change the settings


Where are the settings located for the plugin?

You can find them under

Dashboard > Settings > Reading

How can I contribute to the plugin ?

The plugin author is accepting pull request.

The repository can be found at


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Contributors & Developers

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




  • Initial Release