User biographies

The biographies module allows maintainers to add biographical information for existing people/users in a Scratchpad (e.g. date of birth, professional interests, example of handwriting etc). The module adds these fields to the editing environment of users and once enabled it also provides a direct link to a page with all the included biographies.

Enabling the module

  1. From the Admin menu go to Structure > Tools
  2. Enable Biography under the section called Features
  3. Click Save

Adding a biography

  1. From the Admin menu go to People
  2. If the user to be updated exists already click Edit next to the name, otherwise select + Add user to add a new user. See more on how to add users at Adding & editing users page.
  3. Fill in the fields accordingly and click Save

Viewing biographies

  1. From the main menu select the new Biographies tab
  2. All people that have biographies will be displayed in this page