Allow your users to sign-up to your site easily
- WordPress 5.x
- PHP 5.3+
Download and unzip into your
Make sure the folder name is
samples folder is not required, it just contains sample templates and code for handling the actions (see below).
In your WordPress go to the Dashboard and then to Plugins, find the Profiles plugin and activate it.
- Create your four templates or use the sample ones.
- Create your four pages: Register, Sign-in, Recover and Profile. Assign the appropiate templates.
- Go to the Dashboard and then to Profiles, select the corresponding pages.
- In your
functions.phpfile register the actions for sending the mail messages (for activation and recovering).
You may customize the four pages to your liking (or to match your HTML/CSS/JS framework), to do so just take the four included templates and modify them. Just make sure you don't change the PHP code that allows them to work.
You may also customize the mailings sent by the plugin.
To do so just copy the contents of the sample
functions.php file into the one inside your theme folder. Don't overwrite it or you will break your site - Just append the contents of the sample one.
The sample functions use the
wp_mail function, but you may use any mechanism to send the mail messages (for example PHPMailer).
Just place your code inside both actions and use the contents of the
$params argument to craft and send your messages. The
$params variable contains:
arraywith the source address and name, derived from your WordPress site options. Takes the form
['firstname.lastname@example.org' => 'Your Site']
arraywith the destination address and name. Takes the form
['email@example.com' => 'John Doe']
subject- The subject of the message. Takes the form
Recover your account | Your Siteor
Activate your account | Your Site
link- The activation/recovery link. Takes the form
You can override the default values if you need to.
The plugin includes a function to retrieve the permalink to any of the related pages.
To use it call
$slug can be one of:
Translating the messages
The plugin includes a
.po file that you may translate into another language to localize the UI and messages.
If you create a translation please send me a pull request so that I include it in the repo.
Author: biohzrdmx <github.com/biohzrdmx>
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