The best thing about wordpress is that it has so many useful features that makes wordpress so easy and simple.The most useful feature is that there can be so many authors for one blog. They can contribute to the blog and share there expertise in there respective fields. These blogs are called guest posting blog. If your blog has more then 1 author, the following tools and plugins can help you.
Tools for Multi Author Blogs
1. Author Bio Plugin
Of course this is one of the most important plugin for Multi Author Blogs. It shows information about the author of the post. It allows you to add extra text or any code for every Author. You can see this plugin in the bottom of this post.
2. Posting Schedule
This plugin shows future monthly posts at every Author Dash Board. Another useful feature of this plugin is that it allows you to change the post timestamp to any other day, week, month or next year date.
3. Role Manager
This plugin allows to assign different tasks to different Authors. As the name indicate “Role Manager” is based on “Roles” that is compatibility for each user. Every user belongs to only one Role. It has strict rules that helps in preventing spammers through “de facto spam” feature.
4. Internal Communication
Lets say you have more then 100 Authors for your blog. Then it will be very difficult for your to communicate with all authors. This tool will help you to communicate with your authors easily and quickly. You can also know about every author work and role, in order to communicate in according to his work.
5. Give Credit Links to Authors
This is a widget which display the author name and links to his or her profile and social media websites. This widget is more enhanced and customizable and it only shows information about active authors. A very simple and easy way to give credit links to the authors that contributes to your blog.