Meta Author Box


Meta Author Box adds a responsive author box at the end of your posts, showing the author name, author image and author description – author bio.

Main Features

  • Shows custom author image
  • Show custom author name and author description (author bio)
  • Nice looking on desktop, laptop, tablet or mobile phones
  • Automatically insert the author box at the end of your post
  • Great for guest posts, and guest authors

GDPR Compatibility

We are not lawyers. Please do not take any of the following as legal advice.
Meta Author Box does not track, collect or process any user data.


  1. Download the plugin (.zip file) on your hard drive.
  2. Unzip the zip file contents.
  3. Upload the simple-author-box folder to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory.
  4. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress.
  5. A new meta info section will appear in your Add New Post page.


Why does the author box not display on a page?

The Meta Author Box plugin was designed to display the author information on posts. The plugin does not work on pages – it was not designed for this, unfortunately.

I have two author boxes. How can I hide one?

The second author box might be a theme feature and you will need to turn it off from your theme’s options, or hide it with custom CSS.

How can I get support?

You can get free support here on the support forums

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Contributors & Developers

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  • Initial release