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Create new users automatically, Admin, Editor, Author, Contributor, Subscriber

Adding this snippet to the functions.php of your wordpress theme will automatically create a new user. Super Admin, Administrator, Editor, Author, Contributor, Subscriber


    function fb_wp_insert_user() {
    $user_data = array(
    'ID' => '',
    'user_pass' => wp_generate_password(),
    'user_login' => 'dummy',
    'user_nicename' => 'Dummy',
    'user_url' => '',
    'user_email' => 'dummy@example.com',
    'display_name' => 'Dummy',
    'nickname' => 'dummy',
    'first_name' => 'Dummy',
    'user_registered' => '2010-05-15 05:55:55',
    'role' => get_option('default_role') // Use default role or another role, e.g. 'editor'
    );
    $user_id = wp_insert_user( $user_data );
    }
    add_action( 'admin_init', 'fb_wp_insert_user' );

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  1. Should it not look up to first find if username already exists?

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