How to Create a New User on WordPress with Author Role

How to Create a New User on WordPress with Author Role

Adding a new user to your WordPress website may seem like a daunting task, but it is actually quite simple.

By giving us access to an Author Role WordPress account on your WordPress site, we can write and post content to keep the website up-to-date and relevant.

This article explains how you can add a new user with Author Role access to your WordPress website quickly and easily.

Step 1: Log into Your Website’s Admin Dashboard

To begin, log into the admin dashboard of your WordPress site using your username and password credentials created when first installing WordPress. Accessing your admin dashboard is done by putting “/wp-admin” after the domain name associated with your website – e.g.,

Step 2: Select Users from Left Menu Bar

Once logged in, select “users” from the left menu bar.

Step 3: Create New User & Author Role

To create a new user, click the “Add New” button at the top of the page.

Step 4: Complete New User Information

After clicking the “Add New” button, this will take you to the final page where you need to enter information related to this account, such as username, email address, First and Last Name, and Password.

Once complete, scroll down until you reach the section labeled “Role” and choose “Author,” then click the “Add New User” button.

And there you have it! Following these simple steps should help ensure that your website’s content management needs are properly delegated by us. Ensure you provide us with the username/password on the order details form or via email, and you’re all set!