about me widget

The About.me widget allows you to pull in your About.me profile information, and a small screenshot of it.

Here’s an example of what it looks like:

about.me widget example

Once you add the widget to your sidebar from Appearance → Widgets, you’ll see that the widget settings look like this:


Widget title – The title of your About.me profile block. (i.e. About Me, About the Author)

Your about.me URL – Enter your existing About.me URL. If you don’t have an About.me username, visit About.me to create one.

Photo – Choose which photo (Background Image or Bio Photo) to display or set to None for no photo.

Name – How big (or small) should your name be in the profile block.

Headline – Check this box to show your About.me headline.

Biography – Check this box to show the biography text you wrote in your About.me profile.

Apps – Check this box to show the connected social networks you have authorized on your About.me profile.