A user with the administrator user role is capable of editing all content, plugins Plugin Plugins are used to extend WordPress with functionality that isn’t included in the system itself or in the active theme. , themes, users and settings on a WordPress installation. They can add new users, delete the existing theme, add new plugins and make whatever changes they want to the content on the site.

Because of their extensive capabilities, it’s a good idea to limit the number of administrator users on a WordPress installation to as few as possible. If a user only needs to edit content on the site, a less capable user role, like editor Editor Editor is one of the default user roles in WordPress, and like the name implies, its capabilities are geared for users with editorial oversight. , is a better choice. You should also take extra care with password strength and other security measures for administrator users.

On multisites Multisite (MU) A WordPress Multisite, also known as a network site, is a collection of sites that all share the same WordPress installation. – networks consisting of multiple WordPress websites – there is one user role more capable than the administrator, and that is the super admin Super Admin Super Admin is a user role included on WordPress multisite (network) installations. . Super admins have the capability to add and delete sites from the network, in addition to having the same capabilities as administrators on each individual site. Regular administrators can manage all content and settings on network sites that they are assigned access to, but they can’t manage the network as a whole.

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