How to Add a New User to your WordPress Blog



Hello dear readers! Welcome back to another edition of our tutorial on WordPress. In this tutorial post, we will be giving you the step by step guide on how to Add Users in your WordPress blog.

When users register on your blog or website, you get an email alert, so you will be aware each time a new user registers, you can then go to your dashboard to edit the new user's role.

The following below are the simple steps on how to Add Users in WordPress -

Step 1 - Click on Users →Add New button.



Step 2 - You can fill out the user details on the Add New User page. Fill in all the required fields to proceed further as shown below.


  • Username (required) - Enter the username, that you want to display on your website.
  • Email (required) - Enter the valid email address, the user receives notification from the site through this email address.
  • First Name - Enter user's first name.
  • Last Name - Enter user's last name.
  • Website - Enter the URL for the user's website.
  • Password (required) - Enter the password.
  • Repeat Password (required) - Repeat the same password as the previous one for the purpose of authentication.
  • Send Password - Send the password to the New User by e-mail checkbox. The user will receive an email with the password.
  • Role - Select the particular role of the New User from the drop down.

Finally click on the Add New User button to add user to your users list.

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Step 3 - You can view the user list to see if the users have been added. A message will display as New User Created.

Alright guys! This is where we are rounding up for this tutorial. In our next tutorial post, we are going to be discussing about how to Add User Photo.

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