Having many bloggers and writers on your Multi-Author Blogs is a great way to grow one’s blog, but this thing also poses a big problem which is managing your blog. It can be a bit tough and hectic. According to me having multi-author blog is good but the only thing which you need to remember is to manage it properly. There are many widget plugins which can help you to manage your multi-author blog effectively.
Today we have a list of some of the amazing free WordPress widgets for multi authors. So here we go. Let’s dive into some of the best plugins for multiple author WordPress sites. Using these plugins will boost your productivity by tenfold, if implemented meticulously. You may be interested in the following posts: Free Theme Editor WordPress Plugins, Sitemaps and User Flow Maps Designs and Retina Display WordPress Premium Themes.
Posts To Do List
Most people who run a multi-author blog need to tell their writers what post they should write. And so administrators send emails with a URL of the post source, the keyword for the post, any notes accompanying that.
Fancier Author Box by ThematoSoup
If you’re looking for a way to make your every page a landing page for new contacts and leads, then you will find Fancier Author Box by ThematoSoup invaluable.
Co-authored posts appear on a co-author’s archive page and in their feed. Co-authors may edit the posts they are associated with, and co-authors who are contributors may only edit posts if they have not been published.
WP Author Report Free
WP Author Report is the only productivity tool for WordPress which will generate detail report how authors are working, how many posts they are making, per day, per week, per month or any duration you want to see.
WP eBay Ads
Allows you to insert a listing of related eBay products, on the single post page by using a custom field called ebay_search and either the shortcode.
Cleverness To-Do List
You can configure the plugin to have private to-do lists for each user, to have all users share a to-do list, or to have a master list with individual completion of items. The shared to-do list has a variety of settings available.
Authors Widget shows the list or cloud of the authors, with the number of posts, link to RSS feed next to their name, avatar. It is useful in a multi-author blog, where you want to have the list in the sidemenu.
Post Pay Counter
The Post Pay Counter plugin allows you to easily calculate and handle authors’ pay on a multi-author blog by computing posts’ remuneration basing on admin defined rules.
This plugin adds a menu item to the admin bar that reads “Collaborate” that when clicked launches a TogetherJS instance. There are various settings that allow you to configure the TogetherJS options to your liking.