WordPress | wp_insert_user() Function

By: Prem Tiwari | Last Updated: | In: WordPress Functions


This WordPress function creates a new user in your WordPress database with the minimum required information like username, password, and email. This is a simpler way of inserting a user into the database.

Below is the syntax of wp_insert_user() Function, how to use in your WordPress plugin or theme file.

Syntax:

Used Parameters:

$username : (string) (Required) The user’s username.

$password : (string) (Required) The user’s password.

$email : (string) (Optional) The user’s email.

This function is available inside the File: wp-includes/user.php. You can find the function description below:

Reference: https://developer.wordpress.org/reference/functions/wp_create_user/

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About: Prem Tiwari

Prem Tiwari is the founder of FreeWebMentor.com and also a professional developer who has vast experience in PHP and open source technologies. Apart from this, he is a blogger by hobby and also he has been a regular speaker of WordPress sessions in various IT Companies.