WordPress Quiz: User Roles and Capabilities

WordPress Quiz: User Roles and Capabilities


True or False 1-5

1. The five default roles on a regular WordPress install are the following: Administrator, Editor, Blogger, Contributor, Subscriber.

2. Contributors can write and manage their posts, but they can’t publish them.

3. Both an Administrator and an Editor can install plugins.

4. Both an Administrator and an Editor can delete others’ posts.

5. On a multisite install (a WordPress network of sites), the role in charge of the network is called the Super Admin.

SEE ANSWERS BELOW

 

1. The five default roles on a regular WordPress install are the following: Administrator, Editor, Blogger, Contributor, Subscriber.

Answer: False (no such default role as “Blogger” – it’s “Author”)

 

2.  Contributors can write and manage their posts, but they can’t publish them.

Answer: True

 

3. Both an Administrator and an Editor can install plugins.

Answer: False Unless changed, and Editor cannot install plugins.

 

4.  Both an Administrator and an Editor can delete others’ posts.

Answer: True

 

5.  On a multisite install (a WordPress network of sites), the role in charge of the network is called the Super Admin.

Answer: True

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