Restricting Content to User Roles

Sometimes, content is aimed at certain people or user groups only. Sometimes it contains data you need to make sure it’s not spread all over our beautiful World Wide Web. And in some of these cases, the way to do it is not to just add a plugin and click a button. ūüėČ

So my task was to not only hide content from plain sight but it should be accessible¬† to two user groups only. Continue reading “Restricting Content to User Roles”

Three plugins to easily manage users

Once in a while, there is¬†a client who needs some¬†stuff you never really¬†needed. During the past months, all of a sudden there were¬†several projects that required all kinds of custom user roles. It took some research and testing to figure out what I feel works best for me. Check out¬†my favorites: Continue reading “Three plugins to easily manage users”

Hands on: User Access Management

Providing website users with appropriate capabilities and access is a powerful built-in feature of WordPress. It is an important and helpful tool for your users as well as the administrator(s).

It is important to get familiar with the basic roles that are always¬†there, ready to use.¬†Go ahead and check out¬†the overview provided by the WordPress codex. Continue reading “Hands on: User Access Management”