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An introduction to the Simplified Pro Author Widget

With this theme, you get a custom Author info widget. With this you can upload a photo, add a brief introduction, and then add some personal social networking links with icons.

Simplified Pro author widget

Available Social Linking

  • Twitter
  • Facebook
  • Pinterest
  • Google+
  • LinkedIn
  • Instagram
  • Dribble
  • Reddit
  • Youtube
  • VK

Setting Up an Author Widget

  1. Go to Appearance >> Widgets
  2. Drag a Author Info widget into the sidebar position you want
    Simplified Pro drag author widget
  3. Begin filling in the fields. For the image field, you can use the Upload Image button to select a photo from your Media Library or upload a new one. I would recommend an image around 300px in width; height can be what you want.
    Simplified Pro Author Widget settings
  4. Add in the social profile page URL’s for the ones the author has and leave the others empty. For example, your URL would be like: https://twitter.com/yourprofilename
  5. Click “Save & Publish