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insert_user_meta › WordPress Filter Hooks

apply_filters( 'insert_user_meta', $meta, $user, $update, $userdata )
Parameters: (4)
  • (array) $meta { Default meta values and keys for the user. @type string $nickname The user's nickname. Default is the user's username. @type string $first_name The user's first name. @type string $last_name The user's last name. @type string $description The user's description. @type string $rich_editing Whether to enable the rich-editor for the user. Default 'true'. @type string $syntax_highlighting Whether to enable the rich code editor for the user. Default 'true'. @type string $comment_shortcuts Whether to enable keyboard shortcuts for the user. Default 'false'. @type string $admin_color The color scheme for a user's admin screen. Default 'fresh'. @type int|bool $use_ssl Whether to force SSL on the user's admin area. 0|false if SSL is not forced. @type string $show_admin_bar_front Whether to show the admin bar on the front end for the user. Default 'true'. @type string $locale User's locale. Default empty. }
    Required: Yes
  • (WP_User) $user User object.
    Required: Yes
  • (bool) $update Whether the user is being updated rather than created.
    Required: Yes
  • (array) $userdata The raw array of data passed to wp_insert_user().
    Required: Yes
Defined at:

Filters a user's meta values and keys immediately after the user is created or updated and before any user meta is inserted or updated.

Does not include contact methods. These are added using wp_get_user_contact_methods( $user ).

For custom meta fields, see the {@see 'insert_custom_user_meta'} filter.


$meta = apply_filters( 'insert_user_meta', $meta, $user, $update, $userdata );