AuthorSure uses the color whitesmoke as the background color for the author box. On some WordPress themes then this will reduce the readability of the author bio and hence you will want to set a different color. Paul, who uses the Gymbase theme ran into this issue, and watched advice on how to set his…Read more…
Free Video Tutorials
We've created some free video tutorials to help you get the best out of AuthorSure.
AuthorSure set up involves activities on your WordPress site, on Google itself and on Gravatar.com if you do not already have a WordPress avatar.
The set up of the plugin caters for different scenarios depending on how you want to communicate the authorship of content.
Where Can I Use AuthorSure?
You can use AuthorSure on a :
- multiple author website where each author gets credit for their articles
- single author website where a single author gets credit for their articles
- single or a multiple author website where you want the publisher (usually a company or brand) of the website to have their logo displayed when the home page appears in the search results, but the face of each individual author in the case of posts.
- single or multiple author website where you want the publisher of the website to have their logo displayed when any page on the website appears in the search results.
What Do AuthorSure Tutorials Cover?
Author Box Related
This video gives you a fast start look at how to install AuthorSure. It is demonstrated on a Genesis site. Please sign up to view the the rest of the videos – membership is free. Please note that Google no longer use the “Google AuthorShip Request” form that is referred to at the end of…Read more…
AuthorSure allows you some scope around what is shown on the author page for each author. The author page is a page that WordPress generates for each author and normally shows a list of posts by that author. Whether full posts or post excerpts are shown is down to your WordPress theme. AuthorSure adds the…Read more…
AuthorSure can place a box containing a photo of the author, their bio and the rel=author link at the foot of each post. The photo used is a gravatar, which is a photo that WordPress associates with an email address and is used typically in post comments but is also used by AuthorSure in the…Read more…
For multiple author blogs you may want to show your icon or logo in the search results for your home page. To do this you need to set up a Google Plus page with your logo . Prerequisites to creating a Google Plus Page you have set up a Google Plus Profile Steps in Setting…Read more…