Skip to content

Instantly share code, notes, and snippets.

@BeyondTheLoop
Created April 11, 2021 15:35
Show Gist options
  • Save BeyondTheLoop/dcf0047b377aa17364005f40052d7101 to your computer and use it in GitHub Desktop.
Save BeyondTheLoop/dcf0047b377aa17364005f40052d7101 to your computer and use it in GitHub Desktop.
Function to add a new WordPress admin user
function add_new_admin_account(){
$user = 'Username';
$pass = 'Password';
$email = 'email@domain.com';
if ( !username_exists( $user ) && !email_exists( $email ) ) {
$user_id = wp_create_user( $user, $pass, $email );
$user = new WP_User( $user_id );
$user->set_role( 'administrator' );
}
}
add_action('init','add_new_admin_account');
Sign up for free to join this conversation on GitHub. Already have an account? Sign in to comment