How to create WordPress users programmatically
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How to create WordPress users programmatically

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<?php
  global $wpdb;
 $user_id = wp_insert_user( array(
  'user_login' => "sn1",
  'user_pass' => "passwordgoeshere",
  'user_email' => "sn1.doe@example.com",
  'first_name' => "sn1",
  'last_name' => 'sn1',
  'display_name' => 'sn1 sn1',
  'role' => 'editor'
));

function wp_create_users() { 
/////$meta value is store in to wp_usermeta table in database///
  $meta = array(
    'job_title' => 'developer',
    'country' => 'United States',
    'viaphp' => true
  );
 //////create user //////
    $user_login = wp_slash( "sn1" );
    $user_email = wp_slash("sn1.doe@example.com" );
    $user_pass  = "passwordgoeshere";
     $userdata = compact( 'user_login', 'user_email', 'user_pass' );
    return wp_insert_user( $userdata );
  }register_activation_hook(__FILE__, 'wp_create_users' );
?>