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WordPress User Importer Template

Selecting the WordPress user template when creating your importer gives you control to select which data within your xml or csv file that links to specific WordPress user fields.

User Fields

User Template fields can be enabled / disabled via the settings tab, by default only the core user fields are displayed which are explained below.

OptionsDescription
ID
UsernameSet the users username, this has to be a unique for each user
EmailSet the users email address, this has to be a unique for each user
First NameSet the users first name
Last NameSet the users last name
WebsiteSet the users website link
RoleSelect the user via a dropdown containing the list of possible roles
PasswordSet the users password
NicenameSet the users nicename
Display NameSet the users Display Name
DescriptionSet the users description

Importer Options

OptionsDescription
Enable user notificationsEnable/Disable the default WordPress new user email notification to be sent when each user is imported.
Generate user passwordGenerate a new password for the user that will be sent out to the user.

User Custom Fields

Custom fields allow you to import extra user data which your theme or plugins may use, this could be shipping/billing addresses for ecommerce websites, or search engine text for SEO plugins.

Custom fields keys are manually entered, or can be populated via a predefined list of popular values.

Read a Guide on how to import WordPress custom fields.

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