How to Update the Website

Adding a New User

Step One

Log into WordPress.

Step Two

From the WordPress dashboard select “Users” in the menu on the left hand side of the screen.

Step Three

From here click the “Add New User” button at the top of the screen.

Step Four

Fill in the required information select the users role and click “Add New User”.


Administrator – somebody who has access to all the administration features within a single site.

Editor – somebody who can publish and manage posts including the posts of other users.

Author – somebody who can publish and manage their own posts.

Contributor – somebody who can write and manage their own posts but cannot publish them.

Subscriber – somebody who can only manage their profile.