What is the User Role?


The Role is a new feature to manage members belonged to Team.

With this feature, a team owner can permit team members who can start and stop WordPress, generate artefacts, and deploy it or edit posts.



How to add or edit Role

Check out our another support document: How to add and edit Roles.


Roles and permissions

Owner

The Owner is the user role who can handle everything on Shifter.

The Owner can start and stop WordPress; register and delete domain names; create or delete sites and Teams; generate and publish artifacts, change billing information.


Administrator (ex Site Manager)

Site Manager can start and stop WordPress; generate and publish artifacts; register, attach or detach domain name to the Team belonged Site; also will be able to invite other users to the Team.


Editor (ex Member)

Member can start and stop WordPress; generate and publish artifacts for belonged Team.


Contributor (ex Editor)

The Editor can start and stop WordPress for belonged to the Team, but cannot publish it. "Auto Publish" is disabled for this user.



List of the roles and viable operations by them

All user roles are permitted to

  • Start, stop and login to WordPress, which belongs to the Team.

Contributor (ex Editor) role is permitted to

  • As same as the above.

Editor (ex Member) role is permitted to

  • As same as Contributor (ex Editor) role can do.
  • Generate, preview and download Artifacts which belongs to the Team.
  • Deploy Aritfacts.

Administrator (ex Site Manager) role is permitted to

  • As same as Editor (ex Member) role can
  • Attach or detach domain names to the Site which belongs to the Team.
  • Manage domain name belongs to the Team.
  • Will be able to invite one or more users to the Team and remove them from Team.

Owner role is permitted to

  • As same as the Administrator (ex Site Manager) role can
  • Create, rename, delete Sites.
  • Create, rename, delete Teams.
  • Register, delete domain names and assign to the Site.
  • Update billing information.

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