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    Must Have WordPress Plugins For Multi-Author Blog

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    Before few days we shared with you about the pros and cons of having a multi-author blog. According to me having multi-author blog is good but the only thing which you need to remember is to manage it properly.

    Many bloggers prefer to receive articles from writers through mails, but what if you miss any of their mails or forgot to draft to blog? It is always better that you must allow your loyal writers to draft the post directly on your blog. There are many plugins which can help you to manage your multi-author blog effectively. We have  already discussed about 4 WordPress plugins useful for multi-author blog, which are:

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    All above plugins are very useful and must have, if you are planning to start a multi-author blog. Apart from these plugins, there are few more plugins which can make your multi-author blog experience good. Here is the list of 3 more plugins for a multi-author blog:

    Capability Manager

    Capability manager is worth installing. It is best and easiest plugin to manage the roles and capabilities of authors. You can edit the roles, add roles, and add new capability to exciting role. It provides you lots of options than four default roles of WordPress. Thus, you can provide the roles and restrictions to author according to your need.

    rolesandcapabilities Must Have Wordpress Plugins For Multi Author Blog

    Author Image

    Author Image allows you to add the image of author easily on your blog. It creates a widget that you can insert in sidebar, you can even cal in the loop where you want the author image to appear in your blog. Images are very important in blogging, people might not remember you by name, but by image they will sure remember.

    image Must Have Wordpress Plugins For Multi Author Blog

    Edit Flow

    Edit Flow takes cares of all editorial workflow, keep track of all the Meta data. The best part of this plugin is that you can assign five default statuses to the post, such as “Assigned”, “Draft”, “Pending Review”, “Pitch” and “Waiting for feedback”. You or writers can also add additional custom status.

    editflow Must Have Wordpress Plugins For Multi Author Blog

    All the above plugins won’t let your multi-author blog experience a mess. These are worth trying out for all multi-author blogs.

    Which plugin you use to make your multi-author blogging experience rich?

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    Arafat Hossain Piyada

    You can also add ‘Rich Text Biography’ by Matthew Praetzel too. I personally use Capability Manager as I’m willing to hide my admin id(though I change the default name). I’m also testing ‘Author Advertising’ in my blog for future use. Thanks for this compilation Ruchi.

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    Ruchi

    I never tried ” Rich Text Biography”, will give it a try.

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    aatif

    this is just a great post ! thanks for this :) i will definitely use this plugins

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    Ruchi

    Glad you found it useful Aatif, do share your feedbacks.

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    TechGyo

    Hey good post, But I’m wondering is that(Revenue Sharing Plugin) link sending me to correct page. I was hoping of landing on some other relevant page. Do you link others posts manually or do you have a plugin which does it?

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    Ruchi

    Hey TechGyo, the page is loading on relevant post . That plugin is useful for multi-author blog.
    We use insight plugin for interlinking. You can know more abt this plugin in this article : http://www.shoutmeloud.com/quickly-interlink-your-wordpress-blog-post-with-insights-plugin.html

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    jai prakash

    I think multi blog author plugins (author advertising plugin) gives to chance for general user also .Readers who are intrested to write the blog go ahead and share your knowledge and enjoy with money from shoutmeloud……..great

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    Ruchi

    Thanks Jai. :)

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    P.K.ARUN

    currently I’m not running multi author blog to share some plugin names here. I don’t know about Capability Manager plugin seems it must have plugin for wp multi author blog. Thanks for sharing about here.

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    Ruchi

    Yeah, Capability Manager Plugins is really useful. Give it a try when u start multi-author blog.

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    Ankit

    Gonna try them all. :)

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    Ruchi

    Do share your feedback Ankit :)

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    VISHAL

    Will give a try to Edit Flow…

    Thanks for share

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    Ruchi

    Do share your feedback Vishal .

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