It’s possible to give someone access to the backend of your WordPress site by simply sending them a URL. These temporary login URLs are usually generated by a plugin and can be useful for instance when you are seeking assistance from a developer, and they need to access your site in order to debug the problem you are having.— — —
Grant temporary access to your WordPress site by following these steps
- Install the temporary login without password plugin.
- Activate the plugin, then go to Users->Temporary Logins in the WordPress menu.
- In the Temporary Logins tab, select Create New at the top of the page.
- Set your preferred settings in the Temporary Logins tab, then click Submit.
The plugin will then generate a link which will grant access to whoever clicks it. It will look something like this:
With the risk of stating the obvious, we would still like to point out that you should be very careful with where and to whom you send this link.
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