WordPress comes equipped with a standard user role management system granting permissions and actions limited to each role. In this tutorial, I provide a summary of the default roles and their capabilties in WordPress and demonstrate how to add capabilities to existing roles.
Brett Widmann is a freelance developer and consultant specializing in WordPress and frontend development. Originally from Central Wisconsin, he currently resides in Chicago and when not developing websites can be found at concerts, eating delicious food, and enjoys traveling. Contact him today if you’d like to get in touch for an existing or upcoming project.