Author Box by Nocksoft


Adds a modern author info box at the end of your posts and implements local avatars. This plugin is available in German and English language.


  • Adds author box at the end of posts
  • Adds support for local avatars


  • Install plugin
  • (optional) Go to settings -> Author Box to setup size of avatars or other settings like look of avatars
  • Go to user profiles to enter biographical info
  • (optional) Go to user profiles to tick local avatars and enter a URL to you personal avatar


  • Author Box at the end of posts


  1. Download the plugin (.zip file) on your hard drive.
  2. Unzip the zip file contents.
  3. Upload the author-box-by-nocksoft folder to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory.
  4. Activate the plugin in the “Plugins” menu in WordPress.


How can I change the avatar for my user?

You have two options. Either through Gravatar, or you can specify a URL to a previously uploaded local image in your user profile settings. This setting can be made separately for each user.

How can I change the biography about me?

You can do this in your user profile settings.

Where can I generally make settings for this plugin?

You can adjust settings in the user profile settings and in the global settings under “Settings” -> “Author Box”.

What if my theme also shows an author box?

You have two options. Either you choose the setting that this plugins author box is hidden (you can still take advantage of the local avatars) or you choose the setting that the author box of your theme is no longer displayed. For the WordPress default themes you will find a suitable setting in this plugins settings.


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Registre de canvis


  • font size of the headline can now be adjusted
  • option added that allows just replace Gravatar through local avatars without displaying Avatar Box
  • positioning of the author box improved
  • positioning of the hyperlink improved
  • setting link to plugin overview page added
  • setting for circle avatars added
  • author box from default WordPress theme can now be hidden


  • first release