There are a number of reasons why you may have user roles on your site that you don’t need or don’t want. Perhaps you decided to try a new user system that you’ve now abandoned. Or maybe you’ve installed a plugin or a specialized theme that automatically created new roles.
While plugins or themes that create roles often let you delete those roles, maybe you uninstalled them so long ago you can’t even remember what created them in the first place.
Below we’ll go over an easy way to delete those roles.