Byline feature

The Byline Block allows you to choose whether to display Author information on the post or not. This includes:

  • First Name
  • Last Name
  • Twitter Handle
  • Date post was created

To use this on your post, you need to click on Appearance and select the toggle for ‘Display Author Information’:


This will automatically populate your post with the Byline for you, in this example, it appears as follows:


If you don’t want your CMS username to be displayed in the Byline, you will need to add a First & Last Name in the dashboard under the user settings and ensure you change the ‘Display name publicly as’ dropdown:

Note if you set your publicly displayed name at the network Admin level, you also need to set your preferred name in each site on the network.