Changelog: a-staff team member plugin for WordPress

A: added
M: modified
F: fixed
R: removed

v1.2.2 (2018-12-07)

  • F: After switching to Font Awesome 5, some icons were not displaying correctly in the admin. This is now fixed.
  • F: Blocks didn’t appear correctly in newer versions of Gutenberg. Now this is fixed.

v1.2.1 (2018-10-29)

  • M: Renamed “Department” to “Departments” in admin menu.
  • F: Same tab / new tab setting wasn’t working for socail networks in v1.2. Now this is fixed.
  • F: Some links on the plugin settings screen in admin were not working. Now fixed.

v1.2 (2018-10-04)

  • A: Support for Gutenberg / WordPress 5.0
  • A: [Gutenberg] a-staff Loop block
  • A: [Gutenberg] a-staff Team Member block
  • A: Pro version using the Freemius SDK (
  • A: [PRO] Now you can group your team members into Departments (suitable for bigger organizations)
  • A: [PRO] Filtering members in the a-staff Loop by departments
  • A: Setting for linking the boxes to single member pages or not
  • A: Sorting options added to the shortcode: by Member Name, by Menu Order or by Date Added
  • M: Framework update to TPL-FW 1.3.1 (
  • M: Updated the screenshots in the WP Plugin directory to be in line with the plugin’s current UI
  • M: Re-done the full templating system, so now you have complete control over how the boxes and the single member pages look
  • M: The Plugin Settings pages were moved into a top-level menu in WP-Admin
  • M: Changed Yes/No options to checkboxes in Plugin Settings
  • M: new plugin banner and icon
  • M: Updated Font Awesome version from 4.7 to 5.2
  • R: Removed obsolete code after this update

v1.1.1 (2018-07-09)

v1.1 (2016-11-15)

  • A: Phone number field and {MEMBER_PHONE} shorttag for the templates
  • A: Excerpts can now be formatted with line breaks and some inline tags
  • F: Too big space issue when no social networks were added is now fixed

v1.0 (2016-10-20)

  • Initial version
  • A: [a-staff] shortcode
  • A: Social network manager
  • A: Hungarian translation