In this article we will discuss how to allow user to submit their post to our WordPress site. We have generally seen that many sites have guest post. In this tutorial we will see how to allow user to submit post to wordpress site. WordPress have default functionality of login and register to submit guest post. Admin can approve or disapprove depends on his like. WordPress have both option to allow either a registered user or guest user to submit post.
There are mainly two methods to allow user to submit post which are as follow.
• Allow registered user to submit their post on site.
• Allow guest user to submit their post on site.
Let us see in detail
Allow registered user to submit their post on site.
As we have discussed above WordPress have inbuilt default functionality of login registration process mean multi user feature. New user can register to WordPress site using admin panel and get limited access.
To allow user to register to site just follow given below step:
1 ) Go to Settings > General option
2 ) Check Membership option (Anyone can register).
3 ) Select New user default role as Author.
After enable these setting option user can allow to register and login to WordPress site with limited access capabilities. To give an option of login/register to user just follow given below step:
1 ) Go to Appearance > Widgets
2 ) Drag Meta widget to sidebar
Now user will get register and login option on WordPress site in sidebar widget. They will get limited access of admin to post their content or article.
Allow guest user to submit their post on site..
If we don’t want to give a login register option then we can approach easy step to submit post as guest user. We can allow user to submit post from front-end of site. There are many plugins which allow to give a feature of guest post on WordPress site.
Some of plugin are mention below which an admin can install and configure to give guest post option to their WordPress site.
- Guest Post Simplified
- TT Guest Post Submit
- Really Simple Guest Post Plugin
- User Submitted Posts
With the use any one approach mentioned above WordPress admin can allow user to submit post to their site. For get better understand watch video tutorial.
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