Assign Author and Email with Attribute Entries
Instead of using an author line, a single author’s information can be set and assigned with attribute entries in the document header.
author and email attribute syntax
The built-in attributes
Example 1. Set author and email attributes
= The Intrepid Chronicles :author: Kismet R. Lee (1) :email: firstname.lastname@example.org (2)
|1||The author’s name is assigned to the built-in attribute
|2||The author’s email is assigned to the built-in attribute
When the default stylesheet is applied, the author information assigned to these attributes is displayed on the byline. The result of Example 1 is displayed below.
You can’t set the built-in attributes for multiple authors (e.g.,
These attributes can also be referenced in the document.