Guide to Authors
You can let other people edit your world from their World Anvil accounts adding them as authors of your world. There are three author ranks:This page explains how to add and manage the authors of your world.
WriterWriter can create articles as drafts, but they can't publish them nor edit existing articles. They can't view private content unless they are also a subscriber. Advanced writers can additionally keep editing their articles even after they have been published.
EditorEditors can create articles and publish them, and they can also edit existing content. They have access to all private content, including secrets.
Co-ownerCo-owners not only can create and edit any kind of content, but they can also edit your world's configuration, the world CSS and manage access rights. Make sure you trust your co-owners!
Add an authorFirst, access the Access Rights page. You can do so from the Access Rights page, which you can find in the left side bar:
Once there, click on the Authors option. The right side bar of this page will look like this:
Type the username of your co-author (double-check for typos!) and choose the rank you want them to have. If you miss, you can always revoke their author access. Click the Add new Author button and, once the page reloads, you will see your new author on this same page:
In order to have an advanced writer, choose the "Writer" option in the drop-down and click Add new Author. Then, look for the write name in the authors list and click on the Make Advanced button. It should look like this: Congratulations! :) you now have somebody who can help you build your world. Your friend will find your world among the list of their worlds on their Dashboard. If you need to, you can always revoke your author's access clicking on the "Revoke access" button.