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Master Your Domain: User Roles & Capabilities in WordPress

Course Summary

When WordPress was just a blogging platform, only one user mattered: you, the blogger. But as WordPress has increasingly been used as a content management system for large-scale sites, a one-size-fits-all user class is bad for security and bad for the use

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    Course Syllabus

    ● Why Use User Roles?
        ◦ Why Use User Roles?
        ◦ User Roles in WordPress
        ◦ Capabilities
        ◦ Assigning Roles to Users
        ◦ Review
    ● Working with Roles and Capabilities
        ◦ Extending the Built-in User Roles
        ◦ Working with Users
        ◦ current_user_can( 'watch_this_course' )
        ◦ Demo: Check if a User has Access to Content Before Displaying It
        ◦ Review
    ● User Roles: Unchained
        ◦ User Roles: Unchained
        ◦ Why Create New Roles?
        ◦ Developing New User Roles and Capabilities
        ◦ Activation and Deactivation
        ◦ Mapping Meta Capabilities to Custom Post Types
        ◦ Demo: Build 2 Hierarchical User Roles for a Custom Post Type
        ◦ Review


Course Fee:
USD 29

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1 - 4 hours / week

This course is listed under Open Source , Development & Implementations , Digital Media & Games and E-Commerce Community

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