Users Widget

Show a nice list of random users from your network, with avatars, wherever you want with this handy widget

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Would you like to display a handsome list of random users on your frontpage (or on any of site for that matter) with avatars, mosaic-stylee, or just nice lists?

Well, that is what this simple but effective plugin does!

It’s simple!

Once installed, it’s really simple, just activate it and go Appearance > Widgets to add the Users widget to the sidebar.

Now just configure!

And you’re good to go!

Plus all the support you expect from a WPMU DEV plugin.

As usual, we’re constantly refining this project and adding new features all the time.

So become a WPMU DEV member, check it out, and let us know what you’d like to see included in a future release of  Users Widget.


For help with installing plugins please refer to our Plugin installation guide.

Once installed go to Plugins in the network admin dashboard and Network Activate the Users Widget plugin.

To Use:

1. Once activated you just go Appearance > Widgets in the admin area of main site.

2. Drag the Users widget to your desired sidebar

3.  Configure the blog widget to your preferred options and then click Save.

4. When you view your main site you will now see it displayed in your sidebar.

Enabling Widget for all sites

By default the Users widget is only enabled for use by the main site.

Here’s how you can enable it for all sites on your network:

1. Open up widget-users.php using a text editing program like EditPlus

2. Change ‘yes’ to ‘no’ in the following line:

$users_widget_main_blog_only = ‘yes’;

3. Save your amended widget-users.php and use this file when you upload users-widget directory to wp-content/plugins/

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