Fanciest Author Box is the best author bio plugin for WordPress.
It’s developed and fully supported by ThematoSoup. Its long list of features gives identity to your single or multi-author WordPress blog. Social widgets allow you to present authors in a more personal manner and are ideal for guest bloggers.
If you’re a blogger or your business relies on content marketing you should install Fanciest Author Box to:
Improve your blog’s functionality
Make connections & enable reader engagement
Highlight your articles in search engine result pages
Increase conversions and click-through rates
note: Fanciest Author Box is not compatible with BuddyPress.
note: Once installed, you’ll find Fanciest Author Box User Details under Users > Your Profile.
This premium author bio plugin is very easy to use and customize. Right after installation the author bio is, by default, enabled on all your posts, pages and custom post types. You can disable the author box where you don’t want it or implement it manually using:
The plugin has quite a few under the hood features:
Translation ready, just follow this guide
Color pickers, to set your own color scheme
Random author option for widgets
Automatically added before, after (or both) your posts, pages and custom post types (not on archive pages)
RSS feed author box
Lazy load for improved page speed
Co-Authors Plus plugin compatibility
Fanciest Author Box allows readers to learn about authors and connect with them on all major social networks:
Twitter Bio & Latest Tweet
Facebook Like & Follow
Google Authorship & Google+ add to circles button
YouTube Subscribe Widget
Latest Posts tab
Custom HTML tab