User Role Editor

User Role Editor

User Role Editor WordPress plugin makes user roles and capabilities changing easy. Edit/add/delete WordPress user roles and capabilities.

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WPMeta Score

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Plugin Popularity 4.3
Author Activity 3.0
  • πŸ‘·πŸ» This plugin is actively maintained and contributors are really committed to it!
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  • πŸ‚ 79% of 500,000+ users are on the latest version.
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  • πŸ“’ Aweful or Awesome?? 139 total updates and 139 in just last 12 months. That's a lot!
  • πŸŽ‚ This plugin celebrated it's 8th anniversary 9 months ago.

Peer Comparison

# Plugin WPMeta Score Users Rating
1User Role Editor5500,000+4.6
2Nav Menu Roles4100,000+4.9
3WPFront User Role Editor360,000+4.6
4User Roles and Capabilities1.510,000+5
5User Roles0.930+5
6Custom Access Roles0.9100+0
7Role Includer0.9100+5

Description

User Role Editor WordPress plugin allows you to change user roles and capabilities easy.
Just turn on check boxes of capabilities you wish to add to the selected role and click “Update” button to save your changes. That’s done.
Add new roles and customize its capabilities according to your needs, from scratch of as a copy of other existing role.
Unnecessary self-made role can be deleted if there are no users whom such role is assigned.
Role assigned every new created user by default may be changed too.
Capabilities could be assigned on per user basis. Multiple roles could be assigned to user simultaneously.
You can add new capabilities and remove unnecessary capabilities which could be left from uninstalled plugins.
Multi-site support is provided.

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Buy Pro version.
User Role Editor Pro includes extra modules:

  • Block selected admin menu items for role.
  • Hide selected front-end menu items for no logged-in visitors, logged-in users, roles.
  • Block selected widgets under “Appearance” menu for role.
  • Show widgets at front-end for selected roles.
  • Block selected meta boxes (dashboard, posts, pages, custom post types) for role.
  • “Export/Import” module. You can export user role to the local file and import it to any WordPress site or other sites of the multi-site WordPress network.
  • Roles and Users permissions management via Network Admin for multisite configuration. One click Synchronization to the whole network.
  • “Other roles access” module allows to define which other roles user with current role may see at WordPress: dropdown menus, e.g assign role to user editing user profile, etc.
  • Manage user access to editing posts/pages/custom post type using posts/pages, authors, taxonomies ID list.
  • Per plugin users access management for plugins activate/deactivate operations.
  • Per form users access management for Gravity Forms plugin.
  • Shortcode to show enclosed content to the users with selected roles only.
  • Posts and pages view restrictions for selected roles.
  • Admin back-end pages permissions viewer

Pro version is advertisement free. Premium support is included.

Additional Documentation

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