In this tutorial, you will learn how to create a new administrator account in WordPress. Sometimes you need to create a new administrator either to get support for your purchased premium themes or plugins that used in your WordPress website or you may need another administrator who will maintain the website same like you.
However, if you create admin for support purpose, we always recommend that you create a temporary admin login username and password, which can be deleted after you get your assistance. Follow the below steps to create a new administrator account in WordPress:
Step 1: Log into your WordPress Dashboard.
Step 2: In your WordPress Dashboard, scroll a little and go to Users > Add New
Step 3: In the User Field Enter a Username [Create a bit unique like ‘supportwp’]
Step 4: Enter an email address [Create email like email@example.com]
Step 5: Make a note of the password generated by WordPress
Step 6: Make sure to set the Role field as “Administrator”
Step 7: Click the Add New User button.
Once your problem is solved you won’t need the account. In this instance, you can again go to:
Step 8: Users > All Users
Step 9: Click > Delete just under the username of the account and delete it.
Now you know how to create a new administrator account in WordPress and delete it the account as well.
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