How to Add Multi Author in WordPress Blog?

multiple author

There are many Blogger use WordPress Blogging platform only for adding multiple authors thus they can contribute on their Blog. In Blogger platform there are a security issue but in WordPress inviting and adding author is more secured. However new users can easily contribute to WordPress Blog by login on WordPress Blog.

There are many WordPress Blogs those are open to all for contribution, this means anyone can register with WordPress site and they can contribute there. But if you want to invite your and add well-known person then you can easily do it by yourself. Even you can create username and password for them and send them for contribution.  

This process also help many users those who doesn't receive any password after registering with WordPress site. Because Admin got all managing power and s/he can create password and send him/her for contribution. In this tutorial I will show the way to register a new user and add them as author.

Step 1 Log in to your WordPress account and go to Dashboard 

Step 2 Click on ->Users ->Add New you will see a blank form with required field that you have to fill up. So just fill up the form with Username, Email address, New users website etc. and under Role select Author by using dropdown option.

new users

Step 3 Finally click on blue color Add New User button.  Now new author name will be visible in your under All users tab.

You have successfully added new use in your WordPress Blog. New author will get a email notification. But author can change the password and other information after sign in to your WordPress Blog. But User name can't be change. So I hope this tutorial will help you to add new author for contribution in your WordPress Blog. For any further help feel free to leave a comment below.


  1. Heya i'm for the first time here.I found this board and I
    find It reallly useful & it helped me out a lot. I hope to giive something back
    and help others like you helped me.
    • BloggerSpice
      I am very glade to hear that from you. :up
  2. I am curious to find out what blog platform you are using?
    I'm experiencing some minor security issues with my lastest website
    and I would like to find something mor risk-free. Do you
    have anyy suggestions?
    • BloggerSpice
      From my Point of view WordPress is secured Blogging platform. But I am using Google Blogger. Because i am paying only for Domain, not for hosting. And I don't have any bandwidth issue. :)
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