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add_user_meta ›

Since3.0.0
Deprecatedn/a
add_user_meta ( $user_id, $meta_key, $meta_value, $unique = false )
Parameters: (4)
  • (int) $user_id User ID.
    Required: Yes
  • (string) $meta_key Metadata name.
    Required: Yes
  • (mixed) $meta_value Metadata value.
    Required: Yes
  • (bool) $unique Optional, default is false. Whether the same key should not be added.
    Required: No
    Default: false
Links:
Returns:
  • (int|bool) Meta ID on success, false on failure.
Defined at:
Codex:

Add meta data field to a user.

Post meta data is called "Custom Fields" on the Administration Screens.



Source

function add_user_meta($user_id, $meta_key, $meta_value, $unique = false) {
	return add_metadata('user', $user_id, $meta_key, $meta_value, $unique);
}