The WordPress admin area is the administration center of a WordPress powered website. An administrator has full access to all the sections within the WordPress Admin Area. Users with other roles such as editor, contributor, or author have limited access to the admin area. To access the WP admin dashboard, simply enter your url followed by /wp-admin (example: http://www.example.com/wp-admin/).
- A systems administrator; one who maintains a computer system or network.
- A user of a discussion forum, web site, etc. with privileges allowing them to control or restrict the activity of other uses.