Blog & User Creator

Batch create gazillions of blogs and users while setting passwords, urls, titles and more.

Version 2.3

  • Added New Blog Templates Integration

Changelog

March 23, 2015 - version 2.3
  • Added New Blog Templates Integration

April 17, 2014 - version 2.2.1

    April 15, 2014 - version 2.2
    • Improved admin styles
    • Added role dropdown
    • Some parts have been recoded
    • Other minor improvements

    August 30, 2013 - version 2.1.3
    • Fixed error when creating users

    May 17, 2013 - version 2.1.2
    • Added checking for WP_NETWORK_ADMIN constant existence

    December 13, 2012 - version 2.1.1
    • jQueryUI v1.9.2 compatibility fix.

    October 2, 2012 - version 2.1
    • Added popup messages for administrative options.
    • Added and applied protocol define.

    February 10, 2012 - version 2.0.2
    • Prepared plugin for l10n.

    January 20, 2012 - version 2.0.1
    • Limited message parsing to blogs and users page only.

    September 15, 2011 - version 2
    • New version release.

    January 21, 2011 - version 1.1.9
    • 3.1+ compatibility update
    • Bug fixes
    • Internationalization

    June 17, 2010 - version 1.1.8
    • WP 3.0 Multi-Site compatibility. This version is NOT backwards compatible.

    June 16, 2009 - version 1.1.7
    • WPMU 2.7 Compatible

    June 15, 2009 - version 1.1.6
    • WPMU 2.7 Compatible

    June 9, 2009 - version 1.1.5
    • WPMU 2.7 Compatible

    Downloads 19,102

    Compatibility Multisite 4.1.1 BuddyPress 2.2.1

    blog & user creator is the quickest and easiest way for you, and your users to bulk create blogs and users and email out their passwords.


     

    Bulk create new users, batch add existing users to a blog and mass create blogs – all combined into one powerful plugin.

    Features:
    • Bulk create new users while adding them as users to a blog
    • Batch add existing users to a blog
    • Mass create new blogs attached to new or existing users
    • Ability to preset passwords for new usernames
    • Option to add yourself as a user to their blogs
    • Ability to add them as a user to the blog used to create their account
    • Users and blogs automatically created and no email verification required
    • Ability to control which users can use each component of the Blog & User Creator
    • Progress bar to show status of blog and user creations

    Every day this plugin makes life easier for educators and their students on Edublogs.

    Incredibly easy

    Install and activate for a nice new ‘Blog & User Creator’ menu item to appear under Users in the site admin dashboard.

    Blog and user creator
    Seamless integration with WordPress

    Access a beautiful form for adding new users, adding existing users or creating blogs in batches of 5, 10,…or more

    Add new users interface
    Save countless hours adding multiple users

    Blog & User Creator is the ultimate time saver for adding new users, existing users and creating blogs – built for Multisite and BuddyPress.

    To install:

    1. Download the plugin file
    2. Unzip the file into a folder on your hard drive
    3. Upload /blog-user-creator/ folder to /wp-content/plugins/ folder on your site
    4. Visit Network Admin -> Plugins and Network Activate it there.

    Note: If you have an older version of the plugin installed in /mu-plugins/ please delete it.

    • That’s it! No configuration necessary!

    To Use:

    Once activated go Settings > Blog & User creator in the network admin dashboard and enable the components you want your different users to be able to access.

    Confirugre your Blog and user creator network setting

    This controls what your users will be able to see under each tab in the ‘Blog & User Creator’ in their site admin dashboard.

    To add a new user

    1.  Go to Users > Blog & User Creator 

    2.  Click on the Add New Users tab

    Add new users tab

    3.  Add suitable usernames.

    4.  Add their email address

    5.  Add their password

    • leave this blank if you want to let the system automatically create the password

    6.  Select their role (learn more about user role’s here)

    7.   Click Submit to create and add them to your blog.

    Adding new users

    To add a new user

    1.  Go to Users > Blog & User Creator 

    2.  Click on the Add Existing Users tab

    Existing user tab

    3.  Add their existing usernames or the email addresses attached to their usernames

    4.  Select their roles (learn more about user role’s here)

    5.  Click Submit

    Adding existing users

    To create new blogs

    1.  Go to Users > Blog & User Creator 

    2.  Click on the Create Blogs tab

    3.  Select their role on their new blog, their role on your blog, your
    role on their blog (learn more about user role’s here)

    Select their roles

    4.  Add suitable usernames.

    5.  Add their email address

    6.  Add their password

    • leave this blank if you want to let the system automatically create the password

    7.  Add their blog urls

    8.  Add Blog title

    • This can be changed later in Settings > General

    9.  Click Submit at the bottom of the page

    • Click on Add More if you want to create in batches more than 5 blogs.

    Add blog details