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With everything going on with WP Property Drive, users have a very important place in the website hierarchy. There are several sections that require users to be securely signed in to perform various actions, such as:
Up until now, WP Property Drive used a custom front-end user panel for everything from logging in to managing account details to getting verified for property auctions. As WordPress never had any standardised methods for front-end user content, the custom user panel required a lot of maintenance and lots of duplicated code to match the back-end behaviour.
It was high time we moved all user-related actions to where they belong: the WordPress back-end.
Here are some pros and cons of these change, compared to the front-end approach:
It seems that the back-end user panel is a clear winner. We don’t need to reinvent the wheel to build various user-related features, and just leverage the native WordPress core.
This user panel update is the first step in better managing your users. From a design point of view, it has been labelled as a BETA feature. Over the coming months, we will tweak and refine the user account panel UI to make it simpler and more intuitive.
Follow our FAQs and tutorials for more help regarding the user onboarding, user account management and user panel behaviour.
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