New to WordPress? Here's how to create a user (2023)

When you install's website, you can create an admin user, which is typically used by the web administrator. It's quite common to have multiple individuals working on the site, such as writers, designers, or just employees who need access.

Below, we'll walk through how to set up a new WordPress user and also explore the various user roles available in WordPress, along with the corresponding access privileges for each role.

Locate the side navigation

Only administrators have the ability to create new users. If you're an administrator, you should see a menu tab labeled 'Users' inside the admin panel. Click on this tab

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Find your way to the WP admin panel on the left.

Inside the user page

Now that you've clicked on 'users', you'll see a list of all WordPress users created on this page. Here, you can edit, delete, and add new users. Today, we're going to add a new user for ourselves, so at the top right of the 'Users' title, you'll find a button labeled 'create new'. Click on this, and you'll be taken to a new page where you can fill in details for the new user.

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Required fields for the user

Nu har du fått upp ett par fält som ska fyllas i, om du inte har några extra plugins som ger dig fler fält att fylla i så måste du bara ange AnvändarnamnEmail och Roll som du ser är gulmarkerad.
Fyll i på användarnamn ”Support”, e-post ”” och välj roll ”Administratör” för att vi ska kunna börja hjälpa dig med din webbplats.

Viktigt här att du ser till att rollen är ”Administratör”.

Du kan läsa vidare mer om alla dem olika WordPress användare roller.

Du kan alltid fylla i mer detaljer men oftast räcker det med dessa tre fält.

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Add a new user to your WordPress website

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