This screen enables you to add a new user to the site, by filling the details visible on the screen.

Add Existing User: This allows to add an already existing user in the network. Required fields to be filled includes

  1. Email Address: Enter the email address of the user.
  2. Role: Assign a role by selecting from the drop-down list.

Click on "Add Existing User" button to save the user information.

Add New User: Create a brand new user and add them to this site.

Username (required): Enter the name of the new user to whom you want to assign the site.

Email (required): Type in the email address to let the user know that they have been added as a user in your site.

Role: Select the role from the pull-down box.

Click on "Add New User" button to save the settings.

Below is the basic user roles and permissions associated to each one of them:

  1. Subscribers can read comments/comment/receive newsletters, etc. but cannot create regular site content.
  2. Contributors can write and manage their posts but not publish posts or upload media files.
  3. Authors can publish and manage their own posts and are able to upload files.
  4. Editors can publish posts, manage posts as well as manage other people’s posts, etc.
  5. Administrators have access to all the administration features.